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Shelf Vignette

I have spoken before about what a terrible gardener I am, but I wanted to fill a shelf full of vases of prettiness, so I went hunting in my garden and found a surprising array of beautiful plants to display:

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January Bed Post

A quick January bed post, with my favourite vintage floral pillow cases and my grandmother’s patchwork bedspread.  With assistance from the handsome Frodo.

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December Bed Post

I think I’ve been reading too much of Selina Lake’s book Romantic Style (her books are awesome, check them out!), because I’ve gone with a very soft and romantic bed this month! The starting point this month was my grandmother’s crocheted bedspread. … Continue reading

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Further adventures in floorboards 

The opportunity to get some help to pull up the floating floorboards in the kitchen, living room and hallway came up recently, before I’d really planned it. I really couldn’t turn down the offer of (free) labour, and it is … Continue reading

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Telephone Table Update 

It’s been nearly two years since I updated this little telephone table (see This Post ) And one naughty cat, who might or might not be called “Frodo” has done some damage to it since then. I found some gorgeous blue and … Continue reading

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African Inspiration 

I keep seeing images of African baskets on walls, such as these: Source:West Elm Source: Decoist And these Source: Maria Killam I was really wanting to do a basket wall display just like this in my entry hall. I had a couple … Continue reading

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New Sofa Covers!

A recent trip to IKEA was all about getting some new grey covers for my sofas. That naturally led to me completely rearranging my living room! Cats and dog supervised this process, generally getting in the way and making things … Continue reading

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