Tag Archives: antique

New Treasures

Over the last couple of op shopping excursions I have picked up a few cute new treasures I thought I should share with you. This wise little statue called to me from a tiny op shop in a small country … Continue reading

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Rearranging My Kitchen Wall

“There is nothing so constant as change.” I’ve quoted this before, and it remains very true in my house! I recently painted some new artworks of proteas (my new favourite flower!) in pretty pink tones. And that led me to … Continue reading

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Rainbow Dyed Crochet Tablecloth

I have had this lace/crochet tablecloth for years and have hardly used it. It came from an op shop maybe 15 years ago and has been sitting in my linen press ever since. So I decided to do a little … Continue reading

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House Tour

A few weeks ago (sheesh, it’s probably a few months now actually) I was asked by a follower on Instagram to do a house tour. I am no professional when it comes to videos, but I thought it was such … Continue reading

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Sofas and Studios

You know how I love a good op shopping bargain? Well last time I was there, I found a 1940s green sofa and armchair that I really really wanted. And I left them in the op shop and went home. … Continue reading

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Latest op shop finds

Apart from this cute little table I have also picked up some other bits and pieces recently. Such as this large basket that I’m using as a planter for my biggest aspidistra. These gorgeous amber glasses… This set of three … Continue reading

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Instagram Challenge

If you follow me on Instagram (@alexandrafelgate), then you will have seen that last month I participated in a month long photo a day challenge via the hashtag #showmeyourboho. First day was REFRESH: I had just refreshed my entryway with … Continue reading

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