Thursday, 8 March 2018

Today's post is brought to you by the letter 'W'

Do you ever look through your favourite house decor photos on Pinterest or Instagram, and ask yourself what is it about these interior design choices that I like so much? Well, I'm that sort of person, always thinking through things, and prone to analyse things in an effort to probe into what it is that makes me tick design wise.

I discovered during such an analysis whilst researching ideas for our new farmhouse, that it seemed the letter 'W' was a prominent factor, let me explain....




Friday, 2 March 2018

Faux Map Drawer Make Over



Cleaning out my late father in laws house we decided to keep this piece of furniture as it was well built and in good working order. But, for those of us that do not enjoy mid century modern design it was not very attractive.

But in it's simplicity we saw the potential for a piece of furniture in a style that in it's day was quite simple and utilitarian, it's just that to our 21st century eyes it looks vintage and charming. Inspired by some of the lovely makeovers out there, we set about converting this set of every day drawers to resemble drawers from the early 1900's used to store maps.