This is just a quick post to give a little shoutout to John Lewis. Their Christmas homewear this year is amazing!! I could easily by it all! I saw this huge mug and instantly put it into my basket! I just love the rustic shape that gives its that handmade feel. And you can never go wrong with a little gold!! Continue reading
I’m really getting into the Christmas spirit, especially with all the Christmas decorations and lights going up in the shops!! Continue reading
So it’s Halloween on Friday and I thought I’d inspire you to update your homes for this spooky holiday.
Of course you have to calve a good ole pumpkin this time of year!! So much fun looking at designs and having a good calve! This has been a tradition in my family where every year we all get together and have a pumpkin calving night and meal. However the ‘kids’ are all at their Universities and I’m in Italy so this year is on hold!! Despite this fact, I thought I’d bring it to Italy! So here are Millie and my pumpkins!!
I also made candles out of the mini Gourds and they’re really easy to do!! You simply snap off the stem, get a tea light, draw around it on the top of the gourd and get a sharp knife to cut along the circle. When you’ve done this, grab a spoon and scoop it out. You may need to do some extra cuts to be able to slide the tea light in. Once you’ve done that, you’re ready to go!
I hope you like them!
Lots of love,