April, 2015

Life and Happiness Inspiration- Loulou and Jones

Life, happiness and my 30 Before 30 Project

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  I was on a long car trip last summer and found this awesome quote. There’s something about it that really spoke to me. I love it so much I now have it affixed on my computer screen to remind me.   A few months before then I actually turned 29. It hit me that it was my final year of my 20’s. I always felt leaving your 20’s meant you were “grown up”. You were meant to know what’s…

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10 Ikea Party Wedding Hacks Loulou and Jones

10 Must-Have Ikea Hacks for your Wedding or Party

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  Ikea is the Disneyland for home, design and organisation lovers like me. I doubt there’s been a visit where I’ve left empty handed (or without a pit stop for an Ikea Cinnamon Bun). You can find just about anything to make your home awesome but have you realised how many great products there are that would work at a party or wedding? Here are my 10 must have Ikea Hacks and ideas for your next event.   IKEA HACK #1:…

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Photo booth Inspiration Loulou and Jones

How to set up your own DIY Photo Booth

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Add a touch of style and fun to your next birthday, wedding or baby shower with a simple and affordable DIY Photo Booth. Today I will share my tips on how to set up your own and also give you some inspiration to create a unique and fun experience that will have your friends talking for years to come.   My first Photo Booth Last year it was our Grandparents 60th Wedding Anniversary and for the party we created our own…

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Cinderella Inspiration Board

Top 10 Cinderella Princess Birthday Party Ideas

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With the recent premier of the movie Cinderella, today I would like to share with you my top 10 ideas for hosting a Cinderella Princess Birthday Party.    Cinderella Party Inspiration     One of my all-time favourite Disney movies has to be Cinderella. As a kid I fell in love with the music, the characters and of course the happily ever after. When I heard they were making a live action remake I got excited and when they had pre-screening…

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Rustic Natural Easter Table

Rustic + Natural Easter Lunch

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Happy Easter everyone… Hope you had as great a day as I did. Louise and I had so much fun planning, designing and setting up for our family Easter lunch and I’m so thrilled to share it with you now.   We woke up to a glorious sunny day and it was nice to see after a few days of greyness and drizzle. Sadly though today marked the end of Daylight Savings – darker earlier at night but also easier…

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Rustic Natural Easter Inspiration

Rustic + Natural Easter Styling Inspiration

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  Easter is just around the corner. Can you believe it’s already April? This Sunday we will be doing our traditional family lunch and to make it extra special we (Loulou + Jones) have decided to flex our styling muscles and give the tablescape a rustic and natural Easter theme.   I know for a lot of people especially the little ones Easter is a lot about the chocolate eggs but not for me. Shock horror… I don’t like chocolate!!!…

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