Rewind: Lotus Flower Napkin Tutorial

Lotus Flower Napkin Tutorial on Style for a Happy Home (like the napkin roses as seen on Kirstie's Vintage Home)

Because it's Christmas/New Year week, I'm taking a little break and thought I'd share a couple of my most popular posts again, in case you missed them. This is from July, 2013. I'll be back on January 1, 2015 with a new post for the new year! x This week I wanted to share how to make a Lotus Flower from a paper napkin. I originally saw this on an episode Kirstie's Vintage … [Read more...]

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
(+ Favourites of 2014)

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year (+ Favourites of 2014) on Style for a Happy Home // Click for more

Hello, lovely ones! It's Christmas week and I know that most people are offline now, but I wanted to stop in and wish you the merriest of Christmases and the Happiest (and safest) of New Years! Please stay safe over the holiday season and remember that if this is a tough period for you that it will soon come to an end and brighter times are ahead. x Dannielle If … [Read more...]

Pinterest Saturdays: 6 Fun New Years Eve Party Ideas

Pinterest Saturdays: 6 Fun New Years Eve Party Ideas on Style for a Happy Home // Click for details

Hello! Happy Saturday! With the last two weeks of the year nearly upon us, I thought I'd switch focus from Christmas to the other much loved celebration: New Years Eve! Whist I may be a little 'bah humbug!' when it comes to NYE, I know that other people love some fun ideas to bring in all that is new, so today I'm sharing some cool New Years Eve party ideas that you could try … [Read more...]

9 Things I Want to Cherish at 29

9 Things I Want to Cherish at 29 on Style for a Happy Home // Click for more

It's my 29th birthday on Monday and I'm one of those people who relishes in getting older as another year to share my awesome with the world. This year I thought I'd set myself 9 things that I want to remember to cherish during what I hope will be an awesome year. (I got this idea from Kelly Exeter's blog post. I hope you don't mind, Kel. x) 1. My health My body failed me … [Read more...]

Why Pinterest is Worth My Time

Why Pinterest is Worth My Time on Style for a Happy Home // Click for more

If you've read my blog for a bit, you might have realised that Pinterest is my favourite of all the social media platforms around. It's fun, pretty and incredibly easy to use. It allows me to curate collections and have fun looking for new products and blog posts that I never would have found otherwise. It's also been great for my blog and business. Here's why Pinterest is … [Read more...]

Pinterest Saturdays: 6 Ace Desserts for Christmas Day

Pinterest Saturdays: 6 Ace Desserts for Christmas Day on Style for a Happy Home // Click for details

Hello! Happy Saturday! It's time to start thinking about treats for Christmas Day and getting those ingredients ready for some holiday baking! This week I thought I'd share 6 fun desserts for Christmas day that you can make! Snowy Chocolate Pinecones These are so cute and look quite easy to make too! Original Post Here – Pin It Here Berry Christmas Pavlova This is a … [Read more...]

5 Last Minute Gifts from the Supermarket that are Ace

5 Last Minute Gifts from the Supermarket that are Ace on Style for a Happy Home // Click for more

For all our best intentions, sometimes time gets away from us or things just go totally pear shaped and we're left to grab a last minute gift from the Supermarket on the way to the celebration. This can be totally overwhelming as it feels like there is nothing cool at the supermarket, but here are some fun ones that will totally save the day! 1. Gift Cards This is a … [Read more...]

Reflections on 18 months of Style for a Happy Home

Reflections on 18 months of Style for a Happy Home on Style for a Happy Home // Click for more

Here we are. 18 months in. What a crazy 18 months it's been. When I started this blog 18 months ago this week, I thought about 2 months ahead (no further). I had dreams and wishes, but how it's turned out to be just so much more than that. This blog has changed my life. Well, I've changed my life because of this blog, really. It makes me want to work hard and chase my … [Read more...]

Pinterest Saturdays: 6 Fun Christmas Activities To Do Indoors

Pinterest Saturdays: 6 Fun Christmas Activities To Do Indoors on Style for a Happy Home // Click for details

Hello! Happy Saturday! The year is finally in that wind down stage (especially for us Aussies who have a Summer break right around the corner) and the Christmas rush has already begun. This week I wanted to share some fun Christmas activities that you can do indoors to help keep spirits high. Here are some fun DIYs I found. Build a Snowman This is great for little ones … [Read more...]

Mini Makeover: House Paint Canvas Art

Mini Makeover: House Paint Canvas Art on Style for a Happy Home // Click for DIY

*Retouch and Paint Provided by British Paints for Product Review Recently the folk at British Paints contacted me about their new product the Retouch - a cool contraption that lets you turn your left over house paint into an aerosol spray - and I thought it would be fun to try out. The idea behind it is that you can use your house paint you already have to spray over scuff … [Read more...]

How to Keep This Silly Season Lighthearted

How to Keep This Silly Season Lighthearted on Style for a Happy Home // Click for more

There's no denying it anymore: the silly season is officially here and the countdown to Christmas is on. It can be a magical time of year, but it can also be ridiculously stressful and difficult to keep things lighthearted and fun. Everyone is starting to feel tired and the change in weather is always a tricky one to manage (whether it's the arrival of snow or the scorching … [Read more...]

Pinterest Saturdays: 6 Things on My Christmas Wish List

Pinterest Saturdays: 6 Things on My Christmas Wish List // Click for details

Hello! Happy Saturday! This week I thought I'd have a little fun thinking up things that I might like for Christmas (or my birthday) this year. I am probably quite tricky to buy for as I don't often share what I would love to get (outside of this blog). So these are some things that I'd love to get for myself or receive. A Little Harry Potter Love I found these classic … [Read more...]