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Dahlia:curates – In Bloom – why I created my spring flower styling course

Whenever I get an idea for a new styling with flowers course I always sit down with a cuppa and ask myself why I’m doing it.  Who is this course for? What do I want to achieve?  What value and…

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Dahlia:discover – what is an interior stylist?

I’ve been an interior stylist since 2000 and I’ve been lucky to have learned from some of the best stylists during that time. It’s an exciting job and one that many seem to aspire to being especially since the advent…

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Dahlia:nest – for the love of flowers

I don’t know about you, but if there aren’t any flowers in our home I don’t feel right. Naturally, there are times when I don’t and I miss seeing that splash of colour on the table when I walk in.…

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Dahlia:curate – how to style flowers with foliage

How can I style a vase with foliage and flowers successfully? This is a question I’ve been asked a few times and the answer is, it’s simple, you just need to follow a few rules of thumb. For me, a vase…

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Dahlia:curate – Our #spring_inbloom instagram project

After Christmas, we had a lot of weird and gloomy weather didn’t we… it was pretty depressing and spring seemed to be a long way off. Inspiration was hard to find and even the usual snowdrops and daffs were slow…

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Dahlia:curate – One vase, three floral looks

If you choose the right vase, you’ll be able to use it many times and create different looks with it. The key is to pick a versatile design. This pretty blue vase was given to me as a present (I…

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Dahlia:nest – Let’s talk about bedding

At this time of year it can be hard to know which tog duvet to have on – I’m a winter duvet girl, but the husband would like a thinner one on all year round! So when Soak&Sleep asked if…

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Dahlia:curate – Inspire with Blooms, a free ebook

LOVE FLOWERS but feel unsure as to how to display them? Do you wonder how to style them in your home? Or perhaps you’re a big fan of instagram and would like to learn how to photograph flowers for your…

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Dahlia:nest – winter warmers

The temperature has definitely dropped in this last week hasn’t it? So that means it’s time to snuggle down, get fires lit (if they’re not already) and shake off all of those winter blues.   Fairy lights & candles  There…

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Dahlia:nest – for the love of linen

I had been wondering whether to invest in some proper 100% bedlinen for ages, so I decided to take the plunge a few months ago. The French Bedroom Company have a beautiful range, and I chose their Lisbon double duvet…

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Dahlia:nest – paint your skirting boards!

Whether your house is a shiny new build, a quaint country cottage or a traditional Victorian terrace they’ll all have something in common – skirting boards. The humble skirting board came about as a necessary covering up of the gap…

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