Make & Do: Cari Cucksey’s Antique Bench Refresh

We never shy away from a DIY project at Laura Ashley, so we couldn’t be more excited about our latest collaboration with repurpose expert and HGTV personality Cari Cucksey. Cari is known for her ability to spot antiques and collectibles and to re-purpose vintage finds.  Likely, you’ve spotted Cari on her television show Cash & Cari or among the … Read More




Make & Do: Wallpaper Chains

Our mate Brittany from The House That Lars Built is here with a festive DIY tutorial to help fill your home with Christmas cheer! I love the anticipation of the holidays and one of the best ways to countdown the final days to Christmas is with a traditional paper chain. This time we used Laura Ashley Spring Trail … Read More


Make & Do: Wallpaper Christmas Trees

Our favourite craft blogger Brittany Jepsen of The House That Lars Built is gifting us with a series of three very festive posts! First, Brittany decks the halls with these delightful DIY wallpaper Christmas trees. There’s nothing quite like decorating for the holidays! In my opinion, there are very few things more fun and fulfilling than knowing … Read More


Make & Do: Suitcase Doll House

We love collaborating with creative people on the blog and we were amazed when we saw Little Button Diaries latest craft for kids: a suitcase doll house. Not only is this doll house super easy to create, it’s crafted with our Painterly Stripe pink fabric,  Gingham Check pink fabric and Esme wallpaper. Now let’s hear from Laura … Read More


Make & Do: Thanksgiving Name Tags

Our mate Brittany from The House That Lars Built is here with another fantastic DIY project you’re going to love for Thanksgiving! Follow along as Brittany shares her tips and tricks to create these dinner table specialties. Thanksgiving is a wonderful time to bring friends and family around the table in gratitude. I love creating place settings … Read More