My Love of Frogtape

How to create gorgeous designs with a very small budget. If you follow me on Instagram you’ll have spotted that I like to use frog tape to add a little interest to a room. And if you’ve been following me a while you’ll know I’ve been at it for a while now too! Alice’s room for example has those gorgeous layered mountains and I have a corner of pink in my living room. I’ve also just started on a little hallway update using the sticky stuff and it’s already looking great. I do love DIY and I think its great…

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Where Girl in the North Began…

Just before Christmas I was invited to do a few lectures at a University and a College which all were all around a similar theme, ‘my career.’ I pulled together a few slides for a presentation and tried to think back to when I realised I wanted to work in digital. It wasn’t hard because I’ve known since I first got my hands on a computer! I was lucky that my parents recognised that technology was going to be massively important for me in the future and they upgraded our Commodore 64 to an Acorn when I was still in…

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Where I’ve been Hiding…

I have been a terrible blogger for the past several months… I’ve (not on purpose) ignored emails, comments and generally suffered a lack of time to post. So I thought it was about time I explained myself. At the start of 2013 I made a promise to myself to always try and say ‘yes’ to things and in doing so, my life got a lot busier. This wasn’t necessarily a bad thing, I just started to prioritise things in my life differently and focussed on my career and made an effort to spend more time with friends and go places…

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North East Blogger Events

The past month or so has gone by in a bit of flash if I’m perfectly honest and I’ve had more things to blog about than ever before! This is great, it’s just I always have to try and maintain a work/life/blogging balance. So I thought a great idea would be to round up some of the events I’ve attended into one post, rather than try and blog about them separately. First up was The Body Shop event organised by the lovely Maddie who works at the Eldon Sq branch. I was running a bit late to this and when…

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