2. Update tired furniture
We love a good before and after project. Annie Sloan paints, stocked locally here, are perfect for quick projects because you barely need to prep a surface – a quick sand, for the fussy, will do it – to achieve a fantastic result.
3. How to fold a fitted sheet
It’s a universal truth: nobody knows how to fold a fitted sheet. Nobody! Or so we thought, until bedlinen and homewares brand Hunting For George sent us this cute video. (Warning: you’ll be singing this song all day).
4. How to paint a wall
Got the colour blues? It’s time for some DIY. Yes, it’s probably not quite as easy as it seems here but the take-out is this: with the right equipment and proper preparation, anyone can paint a wall – even you! Here’s Dulux’s step-by-step guide.
5. The art of organisation
Hear that muffled scream? That was a tired mum or dad stepping on casually discarded Lego. The first rule of home organisation: Storage. The second rule: funnily enough, it's more storage. And the third rule? We think you can guess by now. Luckily there's a giant Swedish mega-mall that can help you achieve domestic bliss – here's a few tips on where and how to stash your little one's much-loved collections.
And finally, it would be remiss of us not to share our own team’s floral expertise – here at HB, we don’t wait for spring to start arranging our flowers. Take inspiration from our long-lasting arrangement to create your own. See the video here.