Normally I'm asking for votes for the Interiors Blog Awards in the summer but this time I was surprised to hear that we had been nominated and subsequently shortlisted for an award for our #InclusiveChic Instagram account. If you haven't heard about our Instagram account dedicated to #InclusiveChic design - then why not?! My partner [...]
Feature – All Up in My Space
If you're an interiors fan on Instagram you're probably following the fabulous ladies who run the great new blog All Up in My Space. Robyn and Emma started the blog to discuss interiors, how you live in the space, and how your home makes you feel. They also have some great posts about Mental Health [...]
#inclusivechic – Instagram roundup
Last month, Vaila from The Inclusive Home and I started a new Hashtag across Instagram, Twitter and Pinterest called #inclusivechic We set up the hashtag to start conversations around inclusive, accessible or disabled design that we love. This could be things we've seen in our own homes, or great architecture or design we've seen that [...]
Launch of Instagram #inclusivechic challenge – sharing inclusive design
I’m so pleased to announce that I’m joining forces with Vaila from @theinclusivehome to start a new weekly Instagram hashtag challenge -#inclusivechic Recent posts from the interiors community on Instagram where the post has used a ‘disabled’ hashtag have complained of lower reach in their posts and we don’t think this is right. We want to get [...]
Exciting news – I’ve been nominated for the Amara IBA 2018 awards!
I'm approaching my second anniversary on the blog and whilst I've had a couple of quiet months this year due some real life events taking over, I'm trying to get back on the wagon and continue my blogging journey. My blog is growing, albeit slowly but thanks to you I have an engaged audience and [...]
Celebration of my 1 year Blogiversary
Exciting News – Nominated for Domino Magazine Blog Awards!
Exciting News – #IBA17 award nomination!
My blog is coming up to it's one year anniversary (I think the kids might call that a blogiversary!) and it's been an interesting and challenging year, with learning how to blog, how to write, what works and what doesn't. I'm still learning and there's lots of work to be done. Particularly, it has to [...]
Design, Disability and Decor
It's a simple story. Three months after we were married, my husband got a preliminary diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis. After some heated discussion with my new mother in law about me receiving damaged goods (apparently as he was over 40 he was non-returnable!) we carried on with life with a smile and three months and [...]
The Journey of a Budding Blogger
So, my first foray into the world of blogging. I'm a couple of years late to the blogging party and its pretty crowded out there, especially in my areas of interest - interiors, crafting, upcycling and travelling, so how can I make my blog unique and stand out from the crowd? What's my USP? Then [...]