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decorate your home with art How to decorate your home for a happy Summer vibe.

Wow! We had amazing sunshine in London this weekend as the clocks changed to Summer time.

The weather made me so happy that I wanted to reflect the outdoors inside my home too.

Firstly, what better place to style a Summer vibe than around my sunshine yellow sofa right? Secondly, I thought I’d add a new gallery wall curated from Posterlounge.

The cool thing about Posterlounge is that they have an amazing collection of artwork that suit all tastes.

You can even get your artwork in canvas, on wood, Alu-dibond or even as a wall sticker. Here are my selections close up. What do you think? The top left print is called Absolute Face by The Usual Designers, next to it is Mikado by Tracie Andrews, the yellow green one is called Planets by Okimido. decorate your home for Spring The smaller sized art prints on the bottom row are all from Okimido too. I love how the art works complement the cushions and rug so well. This is definitely one of my happy spots at home now. What do you think? Do the colours make you feel happy and optimistic. If you say yes, then my job is done.  Imagine snuggling up here with a cup of tea and a book to read.

I really love yellow at the moment, and I think my love for it has reflected in the prints I have selected. If you fancy exploring Posterlounge’s site to decorate your home with a happy gallery wall, then you can get 15% off until 14th April 2019. All you have to do use this code LIBIBE15 at checkout.

Finally, I hope you’ve enjoyed this post and that it has inspired you to decorate your home to create a Summer vibe.

Wishing you a wonderful week ahead, and here’s to more sun filled days, because sunshine makes us happy right? ( All styling and photography are by Geraldine Tan (aka me), editor of Little Big Bell. This is a paid partnership post with Posterlounge, but all selections and opinions are my own).

art frames Where to buy art frames for your prints and photos.

Many of you who follow me here on the blog and instagram know how I adore styling up a gallery wall. Here is a little glimpse of my new art wall in my dining room.

I often get asked where I buy my art frames from, so I thought I’d share with you a cool site called eFrame that I have discovered.

eFrame is a great site to buy frames of all sizes and styles. You can also get custom sizes and colours too. They will also mount your pictures and even print your digital images to frame. I usually pick white art frames to showcase my colourful art prints. I got a collection of custom 15mm white wood paint frames made. You can see them now on my wall. I love how the art wall has made my dining room look so bright and cheerful. What do you think? Now to introduce you to the talented creatives who have sent their work in to me to showcase.

The ice lolly art prints are by Rocket Jack Design. The Hell Yeah and vintage floral prints are by Printed Weird. I have blogged about most of the art prints here before, but there are a few new additions.

The orange and leopard print is by Fox & Velvet. The heart print is by Doodlemoo. It’s wonderful to have a trusted destination to get my art frames now.

The art frames are of excellent quality and I highly recommend eFrame.

Hope you’ve enjoyed my new gallery wall. It was really fun to create.

I will be back with some exciting new stylings and collaborations soon.

Finally, wishing you a wonderful day.

( This is a paid partnership with eFrame, and all photography are by me, Geraldine Tan, editor of Little Big Bell. )

Valentines day gift 5 more days till Valentine’s Day. This “10 cool Valentine’s Day gift ideas that ladies would love” post is for anyone wanting to buy something cool and unique for that special day.

This is also for all the lovely ladies reading, who may want to send a link to their other half.

Everything I have curated here, are things that I absolutely love, and would never give up.

VALENTINE’S DAY GIFT NO. 1 – A GORGEOUS GALLERY WALL OF ART PRINTS. Valentine's day gift Firstly, I’ve curated my new favourite art prints here. Why not surprise your love one with one of these prints?

From top left to right : Rollin by Nanas of Anarchy, Frida Kahlo by Sodacake, Best Day ever by Stitch and Press.

From bottom left to right : Daisy’s flower shop by Milly England, Love Lives here by The Native State, and Penguin by Lucy Begent.

VALENTINE’S DAY GIFT NO. 2 – AESOP HAND BALM. This is my absolute favourite hand cream and it’s from Aesop.

It’s called Resurrection Aromatique Hand Balm and is made of Mandarin Rind, Rosemary leaf and Cedar Atlas.

Whenever I put some on, everyone turns around because the scent is amazing and it’s like being in a spa.

It’s wonderful as a moisturiser too, as my hands get very dry with all that hand washing as a doctor.

VALENTINE’S DAY GIFT NO. 3 JO MALONE PERFUME. What lady wouldn’t want a bottle of Jo Malone perfume? This is always a winner.

I’ve recently discovered that you can mix and match the Jo Malone scents to create your own unique signature scent.

My favourite Jo Malone scent is English Pear and Freesia, because it reminds me of Spring, very in line with my personality.

I was so lucky to be gifted this limited edition gold capped, red label bottle of English Pear and Freesia from Jo Malone for Chinese New Year. Why stop at one?

I’ve used the Wild Bluebell scent to partner the English Pear scent, which is delightful.

VALENTINE’S DAY GIFT NO. 4 – A VINTAGE CHRISTIAN DIOR NECKLACE. Here’s something unique, a vintage piece of jewellery.

This necklace is vintage Christian Dior from Hardware Vintage Jewellery.

VALENTINE’S DAY GIFT NO.5 – SAINT LAURENT PURSE. What can I say? I think a big kiss would be in order if any lady receives this beautiful Saint Laurent purse. Ladies am I right?

Men reading this, do take note.

VALENTINE’S DAY GIFT NO.6 – TIFFANY & CO. Tiffany & Co is another instant winner. There is such a huge selection of gifts to pick from.

One can go all out with diamonds or for those with a smaller budget, try one of their beautiful sterling silver jewellery that can also be engraved for a personal touch.

VALENTINE’S DAY GIFT NO.7 – KAY BOJESEN WOODEN DESIGN ICONS. A Kay Bojesen wooden figure is a lovely gift for design lovers. I already own a huge collection of these figures.

This Zebra wooden figure was a gift from my husband, and you can buy one at Skandium.

VALENTINE’S DAY GIFT NO.8 – BELLA FREUD TEASET FOR PLINTH UK. This is a gift for the Feminist in your life.

The pretty pink and white tea set was created as a collaboration between Bella Freud, Gillian Wearing and Plinth.

To mark the 2018 centenary of women’s suffrage in the UK, a statue of Millicent Fawcett, a feminist icon, was created by artist Gillian Wearing in London’s Parliament Square on April 24th 2018.

This tea set was therefore inspired by Fawcett’s message.

VALENTINE’S DAY GIFT NO.9 –  PRETTY SILICONE PLACEMATS FROM BY MAY STOCKHOLM. I had to share these pretty nude polka dot silicone placemats that I spotted at a trade fair last year.

They are from By May Stockholm. This would be a lovely gift to go with the teaset.

VALENTINE’S DAY GIFT NO.10 – THE NEW GOLD APPLE MAC BOOK AIR. The gold Apple mac book air is to die for. This would be a wonderful Valentine’s day gift for a tech loving lady, moreover it is super light, fast and has back lit keys. Cool right? So there you go, I think that there is definitely a Valentine’s day gift here that any lady would love.

In other words, look no further. Click through to buy or send the link to a clueless half. Wishing you a happy Valentine’s day if you are celebrating. (AD – Gifted products within this post but there are NO affiliate links).

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