home: follow friday [ Terian Tilston ]

hope: follow friday [ Terian Tilston ]

Bringing and pattern to interiors, the very talented Terian Tilston is definitely worth a follow for exciting inspiration, style ideas of how to work with colour and pattern to complement each other, and create happy interiors.

Designer, maker and DIYer, Terian creates affordable joyful spaces with wall colour and pattern, clashing colours in the perfect way and adds tonal homewares and furniture that bring the looks together.

home: featured [ Winter’s Moon ]

home: featured [ Winter’s Moon ]

Shop online at the gorgeous Winter’s Moon for a feast of styles of ethical, handmade and vintage gifts and homewares, from candles to cushions and enamelware to lighting – a delight of pattern, design and colour.

They say;

Founded in 2009 by Julia Grant, Winter’s Moon moved into in one of the prettiest shops in Chichester in 2020.

We are an independent gift and homewares shop selling a colourful and interesting mix of vintage, modern, handmade and fair-trade goods. Many items are created exclusively for Winter’s Moon and made here in the UK.

home: made [ concrete moulds ]

home: made [ concrete moulds ]

If you are interested in getting creative with concrete and making your own concrete homewares – there’s lots of mould kits across the high street and online to help produce all different shapes and styles.

Amazon is full of various mould sets with prices as low as £8.99 upwards.

Etsy is also bursting with sets with all sorts of shape designs to use.

And of course, the huge market place eBay, is also packed with sets to use. We love the circular low dish design we found.

Then head to MyFabrics or other online craft providers for small batches of concrete mix to start using your moulds and creating your pieces.

Your own pieces would make great gifts for others and also lovely to have personally designed pieces around your home. Homewares can be left the natural concrete colour or painted or sprayed once dry.

home: follow friday [ the mamahood ]

home: follow friday [ the mamahood ]

A wonderful find, with it’s bricks and mortar home in London, The Mamahood is a modern curated mix of homeware, kids goods, gifts and more… founded and run by mothers.

You can also shop their online store and find out about the latest news and products on their Instagram feed!

home: made [ DIY tools beginners guide ]

home: made [ DIY tools beginners guide ]

If you are looking to start doing more DIY around the home or you have already started and need some advice on the best tools to use, then we have found a great online piece to help from grillo-designs.com

Medina has created her 11 Must Have DIY Tools For Beginners post and it’s the perfect place to start to get ideas and know-how on which tools you will need for projects in the home.

Build up a starter kit and you’ll be ready to go!

home: featured [ The Bristol Artisan ]

Based in Clifton, Bristol, The Bristol Artisan was founded by Sophie Rees. In the charming old ‘butchers shop’ she curates a beautiful retail selection of artisan makers and designers under one roof.

They say;

The Bristol Artisan is a curated space for contemporary design and craft. Selling work from over 70 independent Bristol and UK based designer makers.

We stock a range of ceramics, jewellery, homewares, lighting, clothing, cards, candles, wrapping paper, original prints, beauty products and dried flower bouquets.

home: made [ garden lamps ]

home: made [ garden lamps ]

Definitely looking forward to spending more time in our gardens as the weather gets warmer and being able to to entertain friends and family – why not start adding small accessories and details to enhance the alfresco life.

We love these creative and colourful DIY garden lamps from HelloGlow – A simple and easy way to create candle lamps for the garden with old glass jars and some colourful tissue paper. Using Mod Podge glue to make a safe durable finish, layering coloured tissue over the outside of your jar and resulting in unique glass lamps you can dot around your outdoor lounge area.

home: favourite thing [ storage boxes ]

home: favourite thing [ storage boxes ]

These beautiful natural wood storage boxes from HobbyCraft would make perfect handy storage in a kitchen for herbs and spice jars, a bedroom for jewellery or small accessories, a bathroom for make up or even playroom or nursery for baby bits or small toys!

They are lovely left in their natural wood tone, but easy to customise to suit the room – with colour, pattern or text you could personalise the boxes.

£20