Monthly Archives: April 2015

Chinoiserie Hostess Trolley

Don’t you just love Chinoiserie patterns? I have a whole  Pinterest Board dedicated to this style and one day would love to wallpaper a whole room with it.     So I wondered to myself how I could incorporate some Chinoiserie into … Continue reading

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Bathroom Book Holder!

There is nothing I love more than a long hot bubble bath at the end of a long day, preferably with a glass of wine and a good book. However, in my bathroom, there really isn’t anywhere to put my … Continue reading

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Collecting Vintage China

Every few months or so I rearrange things in the kitchen/dining area on the shelves and on top of the china cabinet. Today I moved my jug collection to the shelves and displayed some of my growing blue and white … Continue reading

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Upcycled Op Shop Bedside 

    This cane bedside is my latest op shop score (50% off woot!) before. (As modelled by the charming Nefertiti) And after a coat of pretty blue paint:              

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Library Refresh

  I’ve been doing a little decorating in the library lately. Excuse the bad behaviour of my animals in this photo. Point a camera at them and Frodo licks his butt and Luiseach sticks out her tongue. Go figure. Anyway, … Continue reading

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Blue Bedroom 

I have been summoning the courage to paint my bedroom walls a really dark colour for over six months now. I finally took the plunge and I can’t believe how much I love it! I chose Swedish Blue by Taubmans: … Continue reading

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Butterfly Cloche 

  I am loving antique botanicals and entomological collections at the moment. I came across some cute butterfly fridge magnets in a discount shop, and had an idea to display them under a glass cloche. I was given a tiny … Continue reading

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