A New Year and a New Start

This blog post is going to be a bit of a bittersweet one. Since I started this blog in April it has been incredibly neglected leading me to abandon this blog and start a new one. Although I like how the blog is shaping up I feel that there is no where near enough posts […]

Ombre Lampshade

Apart from the horrible brown carpet in my new room my least favourite thing is the grotty, old, dusty lampshade soooooooooooo I decided to get a new one. As I am living on a student budget (roll on student loans) I bought a plain paper lampshade from Ikea for just £4. Instead of keeping my […]

I made a cushion <3

In my quest to jazz up my new uni room (pun intended) I have started making cushion covers. Why just cushion covers I hear you cry, surely you need something to stuff them with? well no as it turns out, I don’t. After spending endless hours watching Kirstie Allsopp I have been bitten by the […]


ispydiy.com I have just found the best D.I.Y website!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I know that’s a pretty big statement to make but this really is an amazing site, full of D.I.Y ideas for girls, it’s got all the usual suspects along with loads of tutorials for clothes and jewellery too. I cannot wait to get started on some […]

D.I.Y Memo Board

Having passed my first year I’m moving out of halls and into my very own house (which isn’t really my own at all because I’m sharing with friends… and technically it’s my landlord’s anyway). The first thing I noticed when I walked into my new room was a vast cream expanse of a chimney breast […]

I’M BACK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

It is finally officially official; I am back from University for the summer WHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOP. And as I’m sure many of you are aware: student – university = blogging So, seeing as I have applied for billions upon billions of summer jobs and have heard absolutely nothing back I have decided to dedicate my time to […]


So anyone who knows me knows I always have my nails painted ALWAYS. And if you know this you will also know that even though I love a good bit of nail art I am TERRIBLE at painting my nails, yet they still look good once I’ve finished them. This is what brings me to […]