Top 5 Teenage Gift Ideas

I find teenage boys the most difficult to buy for.  With no clear indication given to me from my eldest son about what he would like for his birthday, […]

Top 5 Tips for Styling a Teen Room

My oldest son is 14.  A true teenager.  He likes to spend time in his bedroom, playing his PS3, skyping his mates and playing games on his IPAD.  His […]

Via Home Sanctuary: Dear Lonely Mum of Older Kids

Via Home Sanctuary
Today’s post has nothing really to do with design or interiors.  This post is an article that a friend discovered and shared on Facebook.  It struck a chord […]

By |February 18th, 2014|Lifestyle|6 Comments|

A cute gift idea

I put together these popcorn bags for a cheap and cheerful gift for my friends kids. As a rule we don’t give to my friends kids or each other, […]

All I want for Christmas is some Castle and Things Artwork

All I want for Christmas is these cute tea towels that make such fantastic artwork.

I think I want all four.


My daughter has the pink spot pillow case and I […]

Gorgeous Kids Bedrooms

I adore Megan Morton’s book ‘I heart my room’.  Delightful, colourful and fun images of children’s bedrooms emerge from every page.



Megan Morton is an uber stylist who has worked […]

By |October 14th, 2013|Kidstyle, Things I love|Comments Off on Gorgeous Kids Bedrooms|

Free by Cotton On Kids


Hooray, finally a cheap, fashionable clothing brand for tween boys and girls sizes 9 to 14 at Cotton On Kids.

The store I visited had its own section away from […]

By |September 22nd, 2013|Fashion Style, Kidstyle, Shopping|Comments Off on Free by Cotton On Kids|