The kitchen has taken me a long time to get right. What I thought I wanted was in fact totally wrong for this space and the available light. Nine months after I first began testing paint samples on the wall I finally have a space I’m happy with. I couldn’t begin to tell you how many swatches I tried but for trade paint supplies there’s… Read More »The kitchen in the house that chaos built
(Some items featured in this blog post were gifted for the purpose of review) The beginning of a renovation project idea This cupboard has previously been used for storage in the master bedroom, it sits above the stairs which run centrally through the house, and it’s been handy – this is the place where Christmas presents are hidden. There’s a clothes rail built in just… Read More »My secret beauty corner
I decided last week to buy some gold leaf on Amazon for the mirror above my fireplace. I painted the mirror bright pink in the summer and I loved the flashing colours but as we approach winter and I’m thinking about the Christmas decor I have planned I wanted to go for something a little different. I’ve never used gold leaf before so I bought… Read More »All that glistens….
DIY is slowly taking over my life and I am enjoying it. I think being stuck indoors staring at the same walls for the best part of 2020 must have caused me to have some weird hallucinations because I have become obsessed with colour….. well more so than usual anyway. I have always said my favourite colour is rainbow and now I’m trying to find… Read More »The house that chaos built