All White Walls

As soon as we decided to completely renovate the whole house, I knew that I wanted to paint all of the walls white. Friends and family all questioned this decision, it will look cold, it’s not very homely, it will be dirty in no time, were their comments. I think it came about because I…

Living Room and Office Update

It’s been two weeks since the last room update and if you don’t look closely, you may think nothing has changed, especially in the lounge! This was then: and this now: I’ve changed the cushions around as I wasn’t happy with the last arrangement andI’m much happier now; this is more the scandi  look I’m…

Living Room /Home Office Make Over

NoticeboardIf you’ve been following along on the blog, you will know we are in the process of a whole house renovation. We have built an extra room onto the back of the house, which has given us a long room, which will be half home office and half living room. Now this has proven to…

Renovation Update

With two rooms now complete, (see here and here), there’s still a long way to go, but we are making progress! We are currently working on the living room and home office. This is how the living room looked previously: So, previously we knocked out the doors you can see in the photo above, and had partially prepared…

Friday Favourites – rectangular white coffee tables

I don’t know about you, but before I commit to buying a piece of furniture I like to look at all of the options. At the minute I’m on the look out for a coffee table for my new home office (see blog post here). I will be having two armchairs (hopefully pink, if hubby agrees!),…

Home Office update

Last week I shared with you my inspiration for our new home office – you can see it in more detail here. This is what we’re hoping to achieve; but as you read on, you will see we have a very long way to go! Source list: Desk // Drawer Unit //Office Chair // Cupboard // Mason Jars // Rug // Chair This is how the office looked last…

Home Office Inspiration (Take 2)

Not sure why only half of this was published yesterday but here is the full monty: As you know, we are moving through our house (albeit at a snail’s pace!), renovating each room. The downstairs loo (here), is the only room completed, with the laundry (here) ready to be completed within the next couple of weeks. So the…