The Before Photos

Hi, I did some scroll up on my mobile’s image folder and found pictures of our home when we first moved in. This is where we started! It’s with some emotion that we look back on these photos. The Garden After The Hallway Kitchen The Bedrooms The Living Room The Bathroom

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2021 Monthly Calendar – Printable

Hello! The 2021 Minimalist Calendar is here! This year you can download it straight from my new Etsy shop! During lockdown, I needed a creative outlet so I set up my etsy shop also called my mindful home, like this blog! Ive been selling items for Home Decor and things that Ive come to love…

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Planning Tips: Making a Home Renovation Timeline like a Pro

When your home needs a bit more than “a lick of paint , where do you start ? Ever wondered what comes first ? Installing a new flooring or replastering the walls? Keep reading to find out. This is a problem I faced head-on when we got the keys of our first property (see pic…

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My tips to Restore a Period Front Door for First-timers

“We should have done this the first week we moved in!”. This is what my SO and I said with a single voice when we were halfway restoring our existing period front door. Today I want to share my tips around giving a new lease of life to an existing period door. It’s been so…

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The Easy Way to DIY a Display Pedestal

Dear Home lovers, Do you want to bring an Art Gallery vibe to your home ? Why not have your very own pedestal to expose art, objects, or flower arrangements that you love ? Keep reading for the Tutorial It looks fantastic. I wanted exactly that but was a bit reluctant to spend too much…

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DIY Linen Headboard for Your Bedroom – Create a Bespoke Simple Minimalist Headboard

Today’s Blog Post is a DIY tutorial on how to create your own simple minimalist headboard. This DIY is also a Creative Design trick. It is a combination of purchasing some end-material – 100% linen headboard cover – and designing and creating the headboard yourself. If you are good with sewing, you could even attempt…

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My Monochrome Corridor Makeover – Reveal

I am so excited to finally reveal our Monochrome Hallway Makeover. I’ve been compiling all the works we have done over the months in this post! Decorating a house is not a short project, as I have learned it with my first home and it will always be evolving but if you look at the…

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5 things I learned as a first-time buyer – 2 years down the line

Today’s blog post is about what to expect after becoming a first-time buyer. First: Well done if you manage to get through the gritty process of getting onto the property ladder! Gone are the days with dealing with landlords, annoying estate agents wanting £££ for no real reason, flatmates and their passive-aggressive behaviour or council…

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My Minimalist Christmas Table Styling

Today I am going to share with you Simple and minimalist Dining Table Styling Ideas.   I put this look together for festive dinner parties such as Christmas or NYE. It really is minimalist in many aspects. This is my take on the style and I hope you find some inspiration in it as well. I…

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Tips for mastering DIY projects: A Complete DIY Toolkit guide

Everything You Need in your DIY Toolkit The success of your DIY undertakings depends a lot on your creativity, but the tools you have matter just as much, as does your skill in using them. You can buy a ready to use tool box, but you can also create your own, and it’s an option…

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