janet murphy, freelance graphic & web designer
One room I have never showed in the blog is the powder room. Because it never really felt finished. I painted in my favourite shade of blue that is in my office (Opal Silk by CIL), hung a few pictures, put a basket of extra TP on the floor and called it a day. Until …
DIY Simple Brass Toilet Paper Holder
Sure, dispensing Toilet Paper isn’t one of the most glamorous of style’s duties. But if you could DIY a simple, brass number that added form and function
Bethnal Green House — Brian O'Tuama Architects
We are an architecture and interiors practice who take pride in creating innovative design solutions for our clients. While each commission comes with its own particular set of parameters, the way we approach our projects is always consistent, involving analysis, dialogue, problem solving and invention.
Spring Revival: Bathroom Edition!
Well, after over a year hiatus...I'm back! Can't wait to share some house updates with everyone now that we've made lots of improvements. First up, a spring revival of our spare bathroom! Our house only has two bathrooms, and this is the one used by anyone who comes to visit or stay at Chez Pyke, so we wanted it to be a nice visual for guests. Before So, the before (apologies for the bad quality iPhone pic). Issues we had with this bathroom: Paint color: Our whole house used to be this…
The Best Things You Can Do to Your Bathroom for Under $100
Bathrooms usually need the most work, but simple sounding changes can quickly tally into a 4-figure bill. When your budget’s not ready for a remodel, set your sights on smaller DIYs you can tackle yourself. Grab a Benjamin and a basic tool kit—here are 7 projects to easily take on this weekend. The magical powers of a single gallon of paint never ceases to amaze me.
Kitchen extensions, house extensions and loft conversions in London
Build Team London's Side Return Extension Company (Kitchen Extensions and Loft Conversions)