Living/dining room reveal Part 1 {From a beige box to something more beautiful}

I’m really excited about this post, finally my dining chair upcycle is complete and I can show you our finished dining space! Let’s start from the beginning, when we first moved into No. 49 back in December 2014, everywhere was painted magnolia; it really was an uninspiring beige box. The open-plan living/dining room is on… Continue reading Living/dining room reveal Part 1 {From a beige box to something more beautiful}

Add some country charm to your kitchen for under £2 {Yes, really!}

Ticking is my absolute favourite fabric pattern. Its timeless, classic and oozes rustic, country charm. French ticking stripe has been around for 1,000 years, but it never gets old. Originally a utility fabric, it was traditionally used for mattresses and pillow coverings. It commonly has a striped design, in muted colors such as brown, grey or blue, and… Continue reading Add some country charm to your kitchen for under £2 {Yes, really!}

Dining chair upcycle update! {A good old before & after}

First off, apologies for the lack of post last weekend, re-upholstering the dining room chairs has proved to be a longer project than I first anticipated! I’ve now got one chair finally complete though hurrah! In my last post I shared with you my fabric choice for upcycling our dining room chairs. In case you missed… Continue reading Dining chair upcycle update! {A good old before & after}