I *think* our lounge may finally be finished! Our living room has been through quite a few iterations since we moved in five and a half years ago, and thanks to a collaboration with online blind experts Make My Blinds, it’s all come together. Read on to find out how our beautifully simple wooden blinds with tapes create the look of shutters.
House to Home
I have been saving pictures of gorgeous drinks trolleys on my Instagram account for months now. But whenever I looked into buying a drinks trolley, they are all mega expensive. I’d rather rescue something old from landfill than buy a new one anyway. So I’ve been scouring eBay, Gumtree and my local Facebook selling pages, to see if I could get an old trolley to upcycle. And finally, a few weeks ago, I found The One. This old vintage tea trolley looked kind of sad, but was only ...
A monochrome bathroom is a design classic, equally at home in a period or modern home. So when we ripped out our old bathroom, it was an easy choice to go monochrome. Redoing a bathroom in an expensive business, so it makes financial sense to choose a design that won’t date quickly. We redid our bathroom over three years ago and still love it. So let me show you how we created a light, bright, monochrome bathroom.
I like to buy new things as much as anyone, but I’m also all about revamping or reusing old things as much as possible. It saves resources and saves money, so it’s a win/win for the environment, and for us. We’ve recently had our 1940s utility table restored, and we are so pleased with the result! This is how our utility table looks now it’s been restored, read on to find out more about this vintage furniture.