Living rooms

Collection by Iwan Dessers

Iwan Dessers
How to Calculate Yardage for Windows, curtains, draperies. If calculating yardage intimidates you (me, too) then go here because you get to think if it in COLORS and not just NUMBERS! Brilliant! (Right-brained people; rejoice !!)

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Grey walls, white details, Victorian living room

These Four Walls | My Favourite Corner of my Home

We asked Abi from interiors blog These Four Walls to share her favourite corner of her home with us! Click to see what she chose...

Living Room. Click through for the full Living With Kids home tour (you will LOVE this house).

The Intersection of Design & Motherhood | Top Lifestyle Blog | Design Mom

Popular lifestyle blogger, Design Mom, interviews Courtney Adamo, the co-founder of the acclaimed Babyccino, as part of her Living with Kids series. Click here now to see her home and learn about her parenting!

DIY Curtain Rods for under 5 dollars - considering store bought ones are expensive, I'll be glad I pinned this

DIY Curtain Rod for Under 5 Dollars

I am always surprised at how expensive curtain rods can be. Ikea tends to have the best prices for them, but their selection is very slim. So, we decided to try our hand at making our own. We purchased electrical conduit at our local home improvement store for $1.67 for a 10 foot rod that was one-half inch in diameter. The 10 ft. rod would not fit into our car, so they were kind enough to cut it for us. We did need to cut it again when we got home (because the piece was still too large for…

I'm going to build alcove shelving and cupboards into either side of the chimney breast in the sitting room. Hopefully behind the boxing in there will be an original ireplace too!

Nightmare on Elm Rd

All the hard work over the last few weeks has finally paid off and both of the upstairs rooms and the stairs are now finally carpeted. It's quite strange to be sitting here at the top of the stairs with 75% of the house now done, knowing that the end of the renovations are not far away.

This alcove unit is styled on a traditional dresser with cornice, fluted panels and period mouldings,

Home - PJH Carpentry & Joinery

Alcove Wardrobes | Alcove Cupboards | Alcove Shelves | Fitted Wardrobes | Bespoke Carpentry Solutions| PJH Carpentry & Joinery is a small business dedicated to providing top quality service and workmanship with a focus on alcove cupboards and shelves, fitted wardrobes and bespoke joinery in South East London.

wall sconces and mirror above fireplace, built in alcove cabinets either side

Jennings-Bramly Furniture

wall sconces and mirror above fireplace, built in alcove cabinets either side

Awesome bookcase idea

Awesome bookcase idea