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MAKE YOUR OWN MEMO BOARD in 15 minutes

MAKE YOUR OWN MEMO BOARD in 15 minutes

The reason I love memo boards so much is that they are like a work of art but also keep you organised. They are also incredibly easy to make and make a lovely handmade present. I recently made one as a leaving present for a […]

Make Your Own Marble Effect Christmas Decorations

Make Your Own Marble Effect Christmas Decorations

Whenever I watch Kirstie’s Allsopp’s Handmade Christmas, I am always inspired to create some new things for our home around Christmastime. After watching Kirstie make Christmas crackers with marble-effect paper, I was surprised by how easy it was to do and knew I had to […]

2017 Gift Guide for Home Decor Fanatics

2017 Gift Guide for Home Decor Fanatics

Are you a super organised shopper, with all your gifts bought and wrapped weeks before the big day? No…us neither. But, fear not, we’ve put together a gift guide to help you make a start on buying for home decor fanatics or even thinking of […]

7 Tips: Decorating your Home for Christmas

7 Tips: Decorating your Home for Christmas

Holidays are coming! It’s official because the Coca Cola advert is on and Kirstie Allsopp’s Handmade Christmas has finally graced our TV screens! I’ve got my mulled wine and mince pies at the ready and all the decorations have been brought out of the spare […]

Christmas Decorations Mood Board

Christmas Decorations Mood Board

It’s nearly the time for putting up Christmas decorations and we are so excited!! Apparently, research has shown that the sooner you put up your Christmas decorations, the happier you are. So, get the tinsel and the Christmas tunes on and have a look at […]

10 IKEA Bargains (£5 or Under) That You Can Upcycle

10 IKEA Bargains (£5 or Under) That You Can Upcycle

  We love IKEA. Well, Ginger will pretend he doesn’t, but he definitely does. He will pretend that he finds the whole experience a tedious chore, but will then want to look around the showrooms when I’d be perfectly happy just skipping off to the market […]

How to Declutter Your Home Today!

How to Declutter Your Home Today!

Hello! It seems only fitting that our first post should be on the task you do before any home project – decluttering. When I asked Ginger how you can jazz up your home instantly, he said ‘clean’. Like the simple yet wonderful human he is, […]

Welcome to the World of Ginger and Blossom!

Welcome to the World of Ginger and Blossom!

Hello and welcome to our blog! Ginger and Blossom are actually Ben and Charl. We live in the lovely Cotswolds in our 2 bedroom flat, hoping to one day buy a house and have a pet sausage dog. Ginger is the ‘ideas man’, with Blossom […]