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June 2014

House renovation – Hall/Landing – Part 2

The Hall and landing has now had two coats of Dulux white cotton paint. The bannisters have had their second coat of paint and are looking good. I painted these in Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. The tiler has tiled the hall floor. The stairs and landing will be recarpeted once everything else is finished. We are thinking a dark grey colour at the moment. I now have 5 doors to gloss on the landing. Hopefully I can make a start…

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Interiors
  • Desk Chair Makeover

    Make over Number 3. I decided to renovate a desk chair for the new study area in the guest bedroom. I had been searching on ebay for old chairs that were…

  • Pregnancy Update – 31 weeks

    How far along? 31 weeks and 5 days Pregnant Maternity clothes:ย Dresses! Some maternity, some not. It’s so hot at the moment, dresses are the only things that keep me cool. Stretch…

  • Garden Update – June 2014

    In the first bed I have all my salad vegetables. The mixed lettuce leaves in the middle and top right hand squares are going well although it has been so hot…

  • DIY – Picture Frame Makeover

    The second make was not quite as successful as the first :-s   I saw this picture on pinterest and tried to recreate it with an old picture frame that I…

  • Rocking Chair Makeover

      In the midst of the redecoration I have found the time to do some little make over projects of my own, much to Nickโ€™s dismay!   The first was to…

  • Maternity Style – Spain Day 6

    Today Nick wanted to not get up so early and spend some extra time at crossfit. So I had a nice lie in and then mooched around the apartment reading my…

  • Maternity Style – Spain Day 5

    Today we went set off to Puerto Banus for a look around. I wore shorts and top again, neither of these were maternity. The shorts were from urban outfitters aaaages ago.…

  • Pregnancy update – 30 weeks

      How far along? 30 weeks and 4 days Pregnant Maternity clothes: Some but not all. Maternity legging are awesome and a god send! Mainly leggings and tops and dresses when…