Make a Set of Mini ‘HOME’ Pillows

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  These mini pillows make a marvellous display or an equally terrific gift for someone moving into their new home. Make a set today with our easy pattern:   Materials Cotton Fabric (Fat quarters) Sewing Machine Sewing needles Thread Scissors Stuffing Paper / pencil / ruler Printer   Instructions On a piece of paper draw Read More

We Love… The Original Gift Company’s Vintage Bicycle Clock

Antique bicycle clock the original gift company

  Oozing with vintage charm yet practical too, we just love this quirky vintage bicycle clock from The Original Gift Company. Roman numerals sit upon the antiqued metal clock face set within the bicycle’s front wheel, while it stands supported by its very own kickstand. The vintage bicycle clock is available now for £39.95. Use the discount Read More

We Love… Bertie the Vintage-Inspired Wooden Pushalong Dog

large wooden pushalong dog - english abode

  Inspired by toys of days gone by, Bertie the wooden pushalong dog is a collector’s item that is sure to find a place in the vintage-style home. Available as a full-sized 34 cm dog or a smaller version puppy, fox terrier fans in particular will delight in this decorative piece. Bertie the Wooden Pushalong Read More

We Love… Sass & Belle’s Vintage-Style Bird Print Suitcases

sass bell set of 3 suitcases - Mollie and Fred

      We love this delightful set of three vintage-style bird print suitcases by Sass & Belle. Made of cardboard with a British bird print, each suitcase is completed with faux leather handles, antique brass metal fittings and a metal push lock. These cases can be used as a decorative touch while simultaneously providing Read More

Show Off in Style: How to Display Accessories the Right Way

gilded photo frames - the original gift company

It’s all well and good having accessories throughout the house, but how can you create a gorgeous display feature without making it look cluttered or out of place? We give you some simple but effective tips to help you create displays you’ll love.   Clash your colours While this would usually be a big no Read More

Finishing Touches: 5 Accessories to Add a Touch of Vintage to Your Room

Roberts RD60 DAB Radio - House of Fraser

Sometimes the best part of a room are the accessories used. When you’re decorating with a vintage theme in mind, there are so many different things you can use to add character. We list our favourites, from radios to flowers, here.   Vintage radios are an exciting touch to a room, but it takes away Read More