Christmas Decor Hacks

Christmas is fast approaching and I can’t wait to get the tree up, brighten the house up with Christmas lights, and spread festivity EVERYWHERE! Even the bathroom gets given a festive touch.

But we all know how expensive Christmas is and if you’re like me; you dread having to part with so much money for one day and plead for January payday. It can become so stressful making your pay check stretch. Which is why I hate splashing out on Christmas decor for it to sit in a box for 11 out of 12 months of the year. Why can’t we become DIY enthusiasts or savvy at Christmas and not splash out? I have put together some ideas that have inspired me to become more conscious of the price of decorations this Christmas… and in some cases, they are just plain genius! Continue reading “Christmas Decor Hacks”

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Real Techniques Bold Metals Collection

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I love Real Technique brushes! So when I first saw the metallic range I fell in love. But if I’m being honest I wasn’t willing to spend £18- £25 per brush on the new set. As beautiful as they were I knew I couldn’t get the entire range without having to splash out – because lets admit, they are too beautiful to just buy one.

Innocently, I took a trip to TK Maxx just to have a nosey; to be honest I never shop in TK Maxx but I am glad I spontaneously went in for a browse.

I stumbled across this Real Technique Bold Metals Collection with an RRP of £60, but the TK Maxx price of….. Continue reading “Real Techniques Bold Metals Collection”

October Home Decor Inspiration

I am constantly on instagram or pinterest searching for home decor inspiration. I love interior design and would love to take it up as a hobby. With the house hunting still underway and a little more saving to go. Me and my boyfriend; Kieran, are deciding what theme we want in each room.

Here are a few items we have recently added to our wishlist: Continue reading “October Home Decor Inspiration”

Home Inspiration April

Me and my boyfriend, Kieran, have been house hunting now for around 6-8 months. We obviously want to be prepared so have be buying everything we can including some gorgeous home accessories.

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Large Cream Lantern – Ikea £7

Small Steel Lantern Continue reading “Home Inspiration April”

Christmas Wrapping Combo

This time last year I had all my cards written, presents wrapped and felt as organised as ever! This year is definitely a different story. It has come around so quick. Christmas is a great time of year for many people but the build up can become quite stressful and very expensive! This year I have definitely tried sticking to a tighter budget. Compared to last year, I now have bills and priorities which means being more cautious with my money.

Continue reading “Christmas Wrapping Combo”