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The Blog

February 15, 2019

Make-A-Wish goes above and beyond to grant amazing wishes to very amazing children; their One True Wish made a reality at a time when they need it most. Because a child's life shouldn't be about illness, hospitals and diagnosis - it should be about wonder, joy and hope...

February 14, 2018

Wonderful walls and more at the Vinyl Factory

A Sunday morning in London and it’s snowing, I make my way through Carnaby Street to the funky Vinyl Factory which looks closed, but I walk through the huge white doors into a world of colour, fashion and fun for Dot-To-Dot...

November 28, 2017

“For a poorly child, a bedroom that brightens their mood

can have a real impact on their wellbeing” – Make-A-Wish

When I first started Rooomy, it was clear to me that getting professionals on board was a top priority.  Then whilst exploring all things kid’s interiors on...

November 21, 2017

To add a tree or not to add a tree?

Christmas is coming! In my house that means getting two boxes of decorations out of the loft, untangling the lights, of course, and hopefully purchasing a few new decorations to add to the horde.

Since having the girls I have started t...

November 17, 2017

I love vintage pieces. I would rather buy something old with a story .

In March 2017 I was talked into going to a bloggers meet up in London hosted by Sarah Akwisombe, which was an interesting concept for me as a non-blogger! I then found myself having to entertain the...

November 6, 2017

Rooomy picks the top wall decals in the UK

plus a couple from down under

Having been firmly instructed by my friend’s in the know to look after my Instagram feed and keep it “on brand”, i.e. no crazy pics of me having been face painted by my kids or on my 5th G&T, I do...

October 26, 2017

I remember secretly wanting to be a meter reading person

just so I could explore other people’s homes

Rooomy magazine launches in January and I am thrilled to have some amazing designers on board as regular columnists. I had so many questions for them all about their i...

October 11, 2017

In the voice of Jerry Maguire "It's a Mission Statement"

 I would really like to chill here for a few days :o)

Every aspect of setting up Rooomy was (and still is!) completely new to me, and as a result, 2017 has been a HUGE  learning curve, and there are still 3 months...

October 2, 2017

“Just do it, have a go, either do something or stop talking about it”

This is me, Rachel, the creator behind Rooomy Magazine.  It feels so good to finally get started with a blog for Rooomy and share what this is all about.

First things first, what is Rooomy?  Oh yeah, l...

October 2, 2017

Ava's nursery is where this all began

Frustratingly, I didn’t take any pictures of her nursery before it became a kid’s room (first note to self - always document your rooms!) But I’d love to share some of my processes with you and pick out a few of my favourite feature...

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