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3 ways to make bathrooms look bigger

There is nothing like staying in a chic or trendy hotel to give you some #interiorinspo for your dream home – and how to make bathrooms look bigger is a big part of this.

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One thing they all have in common is the need to fit a bathroom into every room and, of course, fancy hotels have a way of doing this and making the space feel huge.

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10 steps to buying art for your home

After spending hours searching Instagram for artists and thinking of ideas for both tattoos and art for the home, I started to do some research on how to buy the perfect piece of art for the home…

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Buying art for the home, as it turns out, isn’t quite as simple as seeing something and thinking: “I’ll have that.” Here’s the 10 steps I’ve put together to make the process easy and inspiring…

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11 things everyone loves about London

As I approach one month away from my home (London), I wanted to share a few of my favourite things about it with you all…

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Instagrammable holidays: How do you choose?

Are you surprised to find out that two fifths of millennials will choose their holiday destination according to how ‘Instagrammable’ the pictures will be?

Brooklyn Bridge photographed by Wes Hicks

As a travel blogger, who sees the tangible impact of Instagram every day, I wasn’t the least bit surprised.

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Why I’m moving home and dreaming about windows

This week I gave notice at my flat and at the end of the month I will be moving home, back in with my parents.

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Brooklyn, New York – Photo by Chris Barbalis

Considering I am closer to 30 than 25, and currently living with my boyfriend (P), this was not an easy decision to make. Even as I sent the email P asked me: “Are we crazy?”

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