Home Sweet Home

It’s the weekend which for many of us often results in some form of DIY, decorating or shopping for various homewares.  Since moving into our little house over two years ago, Mr Tea Room and I have been tasked with the much needed updating and renovating of pretty much the whole house.  Said renovations are still on going but I thought I’d share a few sneak peeks of some of my favourite finds, old and new.  From rummaging in various antiques warehouses and vintage fairs to just bog standard retail shopping along the way.  I love interiors and home accessories, am partial to a cushion or three and always drawn to a cosy throw!  It’s these little things that make our house a home and might one day find their way in to my tea room!

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Vintage Teacup Candles

So everyone loves a candle and now everyone loves one in a teacup!  I noticed this little craze at a Christmas market last year and since then everyones doing them.  But these are so easy to make why pay a fortune just for one when you can do a dozen for the same price.

I liked the idea of these pretty little accessories for the tables at mine and hubbies wedding reception not so long ago, and they looked great!  I made so many that I gave some to friends and family afterwards (they also make for lovely favours), and the rest are prettily dotted about our house awaiting any excuse to flicker away romantically. They would accessorise my tea room beautifully. Continue reading