Totally Tropical Makes

Oh my we are just SO loving the huge trend on anything Botanical or Tropical right now. Not unlike Skinny fit Jeans, Vinyl Records and the singer Howard Jones, Cheese plants have fought their way back from the 80's and rightfully so I say! Of...

How to make a Pretty Spring/Summer Table Decoration

With the Spring sunshine finally here and alfresco dining in full swing, here’s a quick and easy idea to brighten up any table using some bits and bobs in the house, a dash of creativity and some More Pretty Things know how. For this make you'll...

Recycling Christmas Cards

Every year I receive the most beautiful Christmas cards and the thought of throwing them in a bin (even a recycling one) after someone has spent time, thought and money buying them for me just isn't something I can bare. So this month we're bringing you some...

Hello birdie!

In my line of work I have the pleasure of meeting lots of wonderful people, many of them very creative!  This week was no exception and I was thrilled to stumble upon the very talented Artist and Illustrator, Iona Buchanan. Iona has designed a fabulous collection...

A bit of a do – Peter Rabbit Style!

There's something rather special about a first birthday isn't there? Turning one is such a milestone and warrants a certain amount of effort on the party front...

Baking days

  I often dream of having time to bake, to try new recipes and potter in the kitchen on a Saturday morning...

Spring Clean!

Spring is always a time of year known for clearing out your cupboards and getting all organised. For me however it's often just something pretty I see (whatever time of year) that will set me off on a mission to change something for the better....