Tuesday, 8 September 2015

Sitting Room Snippets


Since moving into my own place, I've become a little bit obsessed with buying homeware. If you watch my YouTube channel you'll have seen I've been doing a fair few homeware hauls, and I'm just a bit addicted to making my house look as pretty as possible. As much as I love buying clothes, there's something so much more satisfying about buying things for your home and looking at all the prettiness afterwards. 

I thought it was about time I gave you a little peek at my house, and one of the rooms that I'm really in love with right now is my sitting room. It's very different from my usual style, but I've fallen head over heels with the copper trend and so it's been a big part of the styling for this room. I've also really taken a liking to grey, which is a colour I never used to get excited about (you know I'm a baby blue/pink girl at heart). I really love how modern and fresh the room looks and definitely think the mix of white and grey furniture with the copper accents works beautifully. 

We have oak laminate flooring in our sitting room and although I do love a good carpet, the laminate is so much easier to keep clean and makes the room look even more modern and on trend. I think it works really well with the grey and copper too. We've not invested in a rug yet but I have my eye on one from Dunelm - I fell in love with one from Habitat but it's just too pricey! 

Most of the bits I've bought for the room are from places like Asda Home, Primark, TK Maxx and Ikea. The cute little balloon dog is from The Range and it's basically my favourite thing ever. All of the cushions are from Asda, as are the curtains, and copper frame and candle holder are from Primark. There is so much copper in the shops right now - and I'm loving it.

What are you currently loving interior-wise? I hope you liked having a little glimpse into what I've been buying homeware-wise lately, and having a peek at some snippets of my sitting room.
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18 comments

  1. You bought tasteful and very nice homeware. Thanks for the inspiration!
    xx from Bavaria/Germany, Rena
    www.dressedwithsoul.com

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  2. That balloon dog is insane!
    I need to get to The Range right now.
    Leanne xx
    nailsandteapots

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  3. Alongside these goodies, I also love those three pink plant pots and cactus you uploaded to your Instagram :) X

    THEFASHION-JUNKIE

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  4. I love the copper look! At the moment I'm loving the homeware stuff in the Range, Next Home has some very pretty stuff too :)

    Hollie

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  5. Those copper touches are gorgeous, I love how you've gone for minimalist look but really thought about whats there! TK Max is the best for unique little buys, I can't wait for my next payday to indulge. Thanks for the ideas :)

    Jesska - Opal Soul

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  6. Love the cushion and gold leaf! So pretty.

    Emily x
    www.britishbeautyaddict.com

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  7. Everything looks so perfect! :)
    I especially love the balloon dog... I need a trip to The Range for that!

    Fee x

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  8. Gorgeous details. Love your style. I'm absolutely addicted to homeware stuff too! x

    ellie etc | a personal style & lifestyle blog

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  9. Like all beautiful! I dream of my own home! To also buy such stylish things. ;)

    My blog "Demilla". Welcom!

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  10. Your sitting room looks absolutely stunning. The copper balloon dog is adorable. I also love your colour scheme. Lovely post and really beautiful photographs.

    Beth x
    www.hellobeth.co.uk

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  11. I am in love with the balloon dog! Love the colour of the phone too!

    Danielle's Beauty Blog

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  12. Gosh I need that balloon dog in my life. Immediately!
    Sophie
    x

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  13. I love this, the balloon dog is so cool! I'm going for a similar style in my new living room and am on the hunt for a grey sofa, yours is lovely! x

    What Rachael Wrote

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  14. Gorgeous and stylish post! It’s fun to add home bits to a room, making it comfy yet modern. I feel you on the copper trend, its everywhere but so chic. You picked out some really cool things. I got my bedroom decorated a little while back with a lilac and silver colour scheme, I’m still adding little trinkets and pieces. Thanks for sharing, picked up a few new ideas there! :-) xx

    Helen | Helens Fashion & Beauty Blog

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  15. Loving the copper details :) You've given me some great inspiration!

    Katie | www.JustKatiee.com XX

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  16. Love the rose gold features! The balloon dog is amazing. I just uploaded an interior design inspiration over on my blog!

    Jess
    myblogjessica.co.uk

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  17. I love all of the copper coloured items!

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  18. I love the little copper details! And I agree with you on the laminate flooring bit too, carpet may be all soft and cozy but its such a pain to keep clean! God forbid any spillages haha.
    Your new place looks lovely xx

    Hope you have a great day!

    Marianna | http://paradiselle.blogspot.co.uk

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