#TheEverydaySpruce | DIY tea towel wall art

#TheEverydaySpruce – a collaborative project by lapinblu & growing spaces – | SIMPLIFY | CLARIFY | BEAUTIFY | Apologies that The Everyday Spruce has taken a longer break than Sarah-Lou and I originally intended. Real life has taken over (as it has a habit of doing!), and while that happens, our blogs understandably take a back seat. But suddenly we’re well into June and we’re both keen to get it up and running again – it has already given me some fantastic ideas and focus this year, and I love the prompt to think in a different way and to…

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Penguin books themed nursery

Way back at the start of 2010, before the birth of this blog and when we were still living in a Victorian terrace in south east London, I posted about the twins’ nursery on Young & Younger. I recently had to dig out the photographs for a work project, and thought that they could do with an airing on Growing Spaces. The nursery was decorated around the colours and timeless designs of Penguin Classic books, to create a bright and fun space for a boy and a girl to share. We didn’t have much money left after renovating the rest…

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