I recently showed you this unfortunate scene of our embarrassingly large new TV covering the amazing painting we received for our wedding: Firstly, thanks to everyone who suggested solutions when I mentioned our dilemma. Unfortunately the painting is too big to fit on...
TV and art dilemma

Our wedding painting

A couple of weeks back I hinted about a big surprise that was coming to our lounge room. Well here is the big reveal! Having lived together for over two years before getting married, The Man and I were all set for...
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Lounge update

We have made quite a few changes to the lounge over the last few months since I last posted about it. I didn’t take any photos to share because, along with new furniture, we also had a room strewn with boxes...
silver dish

What a dish

After our wine and cheese party a few months ago, I mentioned we had a casualty (well, actually we had a few but this one couldn’t be fixed with a Panadol and a sleep in): a beautiful large silver platter. It was an engagement...
The Man & I have been in our home for two years and there are still tons of little changes I would love to make… if only money and time were no object. The real world may not look like...
Today’s project is not a full-blown Before & After, but I wanted to share what a quick tidy up can do to give a neglected piece of furniture a new lease of life. This was another side of the...
Out of all the shades of blue around, most of which are delightful, the previous owner of our place chose a fairly unappealing one (shown here with her furniture). So, after living in an off-white house my whole life and...