About Jen Stanbrook

Jen has a passion for stylish home interiors and interior design. Her own style is quite contemporary and dramatic, she champions the use of wallpaper and supports business mums in design. With 2 girls now at school she writes daily on her own blog and spends time scouring the internet for new inspirations and ideas.

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Home and Design Round-up: It’s Makeover Time

Spring brings with it lots of wonderful things, but when it comes to the home, it’s all about makeovers. And that’s what I want to dedicate this edition of the Homes and Design round-up to – the Spring Makeover. Amanda at The Ana Mum Diary has given her bedroom a brilliant, beautiful makeover courtesy of […]

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Home and Design Round-Up: Spring into Design

So daffodils are starting to appear, and the snowdrops are out in full force. It’s a sure sign that Spring is on the way, and with it comes new ranges and designs for our homes and interiors. Have you spotted anything you love yet? Got any plans for makeovers or decorating projects in the next […]

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Home and Design Round-up: New Year – New Inspiration

So the New Year is upon us and for many that means taking a fresh look at our homes and deciding which projects to embark on over the coming year. Maybe you’re feeling adventurous and have a big extension or maybe a bathroom or kitchen renovation project to work on, or maybe you just want […]

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Home and Design Round-up: The Festive Home

Are you starting to feel festive yet? I know I am, but then I’m trying to be organised for once and get lots of jobs done before the end of November. Wish me luck! For the round-up this month I thought it would be …. To bring you some Christmas inspiration in terms of preparing […]

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Home and Design Round-up: Moodboard Madness

Welcome to this month’s Home and Design Round-up where I’m hoping to show you what’s been happening in the world of home and interiors blogs, picking out some of my favourite posts and top ideas for your decorating inspiration. You may remember last month that I wrote about the Interiors blogs shortlisted in the Finals […]

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Home and Design Round-up: Best Interiors Blogs

Next week sees a whole host of beauty, fashion and lifestyle bloggers come together for the 4th Annual Cosmopolitan Blog Awards in London at the OXO Tower on the Southbank. With over 43,000 blogs nominated, 133 blogs shortlisted, and then 42,000 votes it’s all very exciting to see who the winners will be.  As I’m […]

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Home and Design Round-up: Inspiration corner

Phew! How are you coping in this heat? If you’ve ever tried decorating in this heat you’ll know that it’s a) hot, sweaty graft and b) pretty impossible to get a good paint finish. Never fear, now’s not the time to get your decorating overalls on and finish the task in hand, now it is […]

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Home and Design Round-up: The One with the Mini Makeovers

So who’s still unwinding from Britmums Live then? I know I am, but what a fabulous inspiring weekend. Speaking on the Style Panel was a big highlight for me and if you came and got involved in the discussion, thank you for supporting us. I hope we inspired you to write more about homes, style […]

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Home and Design Round-up: Moodboards and makeovers

Welcome to May’s Home and Design round-up where I’ve got a really varied selection of posts to show you this month. Thank you to everyone who has been commenting or tweeting me some posts to look at, I really love looking at other people’s home (don’t we all!) and taking inspiration from what they’ve been […]

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Home and Design Round-up: Home style on a budget

Hello and welcome to another roundup of gorgeous Home and Design posts from around the parent blogging community. I’ve loved the variety of posts that I’ve seen this month, from budgeting makeovers to garden style and new home interiors. So without further ado, let’s crack on and take a look shall we? I’m always on […]

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Home and Design Roundup: Spring is here!

Well it’s not quite here is it? And what a shame as it’s usually a great time for getting on with jobs about the house, tackling the winter garden and generally doing a little DIY across the Easter weekend. Let’s keep our fingers crossed that the weather improves. So what has everyone been up to […]

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Home and Design Round-up: Time for a de-clutter

Hello and welcome to the second of our Home and Design Round-up posts. I do hope you enjoyed last month’s effort and took away some great ideas and inspiration for your own home – that’s what we are here for! This month we’re looking at what you’ve been up to on the home front with […]

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Home & Design Round-up: An introduction & welcome

Hello and welcome to our brand new Homes and Design Round-up! I’m thrilled to be a new BritMums round-up editor. I can’t wait to bring you the best of all the homes, interiors and design related blog posts that I can find. For this first round-up I wanted to give you a general introduction to […]

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