Get the Look: Colette Bream

Colette Bream

Swooning over Colette Bream’s gorgeous home? Us too. Get the look with these beautiful items

Monday moodboard: home accessories


With news of Mollie Makes Home hitting the shelves this week (31 January 2013), we’ve been surfing the net for treasured finds, quirky items and home accessories for those finishing touches. Here’s a look at what we’ve gathered

Moodboard Monday: Mice


Eeek! There’s a mouse in the house… Not to fret though, these are just the kinda mice we like. Knitted, crocheted, thrifted and sewn…

Thrifty Thursday: Vintage puzzles


Head for the toy section of your local charity store and look at old puzzles and children’s toys in a fresh light… Don’t think of puzzles as toys with missing pieces and a limited shelf life, look at them as intriguing ways to style your home…

Thrifty Thursday: Ghost lampshades


There’s many a manky lampshade to be found in our local charity shops. And until now we’ve often turned up our noses at the faded, pleated and fringed polyester offerings. But, hey, here’s how to give old lampshades a new lease of life…

Thrifty Thursday: Bargain cushion cover


Ooh, we love a bargain on Mollie Makes… and when we saw this ditzy print cushion cover for just £1.99 we were immediately in love…

Thrifty Thursday: Boudoir blackboard


On a Thrifty Thursday we love to bring you ideas to upcycle your charity shop finds. How’s this for a quickie craft fix, devised by Beth from the Home Stories A to Z blog. Take one charity shop mirror and in a few easy moves, transform… What a sweet way to leave a Valentine’s Day message too – so get your chalk at the ready. Read more to find out how you can make over a frame.