I’ve had a bit of a whirlwind blogger week, which has been ever so exciting and inspiring. On Thursday I met a whole host of amazing interior bloggers at Sarah Akwisombe‘s West Elm meet up and Saturday was spent with Dee Campling and Lisa Dawson at their Style Your Home event which was hosted at Dee’s … More Five things I learnt from Lisa Dawson and Dee Campling’s Style Your Home event
As part of the renovations at Number Five it had always been the intention to turn the under stairs cupboard into a downstairs washroom. We umm’d and ahh’d whether we should do the bathroom after the building work had been completed due to budget, but decided the upheaval of one set of building works was QUITE enough and we … More How we converted a under stairs cupboard into the perfect downstairs washroom.
I again start my latest post with an apology to all you lovely readers, I’m sorry for the radio silence, but I hope I can make it up to you all with this hugely anticipated post! It’s the one I know you have all been waiting for; the reveal of the copper worktop. If you … More Reveal: The Copper Worktop
I’ve been really bad at keeping my January goals (who’s with me on this?!) and my blogging schedule has gone out of the window but for good reason as the kitchen project has absolutely taken off. With Mr W home we have managed to complete so many tasks that were on the kitchen ‘to-do’ list. … More Sneak Peak… The Kitchen
Deciding to renovate? Easy choice. Deciding what the build project should be? A doddle. Deciding the kitchen layout, look and feel? Easy, peasy lemon squeezy. Deciding the wallpaper choice for the snug? Don’t make me do it!!! Now our space is pretty much transformed (thank you for all your lovely comments!) it’s all about the decor … More Why the wallpaper choice has been (and is still!) one of the hardest decisions of the build.
I thought I would share with you some really exciting news and snaps in today’s post. After three or so month’s of extension work the room is REALLY taking shape and I’m so excited by it, in fact I had a few tears in my eyes when I came home from work on Thursday! More on … More Number Five’s Transformation. A sneaky peak.
As promised in my January goals, it’s Wednesday so new post day (I am loving having these little goals to help inspire me throughout the month!) and it’s a ‘Doing it Myself’ post too! What with the Christmas spend leaving a dent in most bank accounts, I thought I would share with you a fantastic yet … More Doing It Myself – Wood and copper plant stand
This is a new kind of post for me. When I began my Number Five Interiors adventures I would regularly tell you, my lovely readers what I had planned for the weekend but then as the winter weekends came in and the extension took over I got boring and ran out of things to do! … More Why I am super excited about January 2017
I can tell I am getting older now because I don’t ask for Christmas gifts for me any more, well apart from slippers (Grandma Wilce over here!) I ask for gifts for the home. If you know some one like me, who adores their home, and enjoys spending time having a faff and making their … More 27 perfect gifts that any home lover will want to receive this Christmas.
It is starting to feel rather festive wouldn’t you agree; Christmas markets, M&S food treats, mulled everything, people popping by for a glass or two who end up staying the evening because they really did have one too many. I really love this time of year! One thing I love doing in the lead up … More Five ways to cosy up your guest room for Christmas.