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Upstairs Drywall

I’ve been waiting 2 and a half years for drywall upstairs! Two and a half years it has been since I’ve seen the second floor of my house actually look like a real space I can live in. 46 more words

Old House

Stash Busting - How to Make a Cable Drum Footstool

Hands up fellow sewers, dressmakers and crafters who else is guilty of a HUGE fabric scrap pile?! In a bid to do my bit in not being wasteful, at the end of each project I dutifully collect any ‘useable’ scraps and scurry them away into my scraps bag… Which is almost bursting to the seams! 514 more words

Sewing

Gold! Gold! Gold!

Gold! Gold! Gold!

One thing that really makes me gush at the moment is gold.  Gold in interiors is back!

There’s new gold’s: Rose gold, copper gold yellow gold, white gold… but mainly gold! 633 more words

Old is the new New

I grew up in a classic PreWar apartment on Washington Square Park. Its black and white tile bathrooms with massive tubs still looked Pottery Barn cool when my Father died this past August. 518 more words

Design

SAYING IT WITH FLOWERS

   

Throughout my home there is one thing you can’t fail to notice … my use of florals. Big and bold or small and ditsy, I use gloriously colourful blooms to tie each room together. 237 more words

BEING BOLD AND USING COLOUR

  

As someone who literally lives in “fashion black” the fact that my home is a riot of colour can come as a bit of a surprise. 256 more words

My 1940's Bedroom

So my bedroom was the next project to get completed.  It all started with one thing as with all my rooms, they’ve all started with just one special find that has driven the final result.   198 more words

My Vintage Home