Remarkable Renovation – Priceless Magazines
When curtain maker Annette Poole decided to move from Battle to Hastings, she researched lots of properties before finding a hillside home to suit her family...
Restoring a Charming Victorian Home - Look at the Stunning final Results! - BetterDecoratingBible
This Gatsby home sure is a stunner! Before purchasing it the homeowners really admired it from a far for many years before moving in. The home is absolutely beautiful and has a very homey and moved-in feel to it. It … Continue reading →
A view of our Folk Victorian hall from front to back. My husband designed and installed the staircase. The house didn't originally have one. There is a "before" pic above I just posted.
The Curve in the Line
Hector Guimard (French, 1867-1942) Maison Coilliot, Lille, France, 1898-1900 Guimard designed this building as a “live/work” space and ceramic studio. The fireplace and exterior decoration are a...
Colours of the Month: Autumnal Shades for Solid Oak Kitchen Cabinets | Solid Wood Kitchen Cabinets Blog
It’s official: autumn is upon us. What better way to prepare solid oak kitchen cabinets for the fresh and foggy months than with a lick of paint? With this
A good example of two bold shades used together to maintain a good colour balance, this shows the Regency colour Yellow Pink with an elegant streak of Lamp Black
Grace Naumann 🐇 on Instagram: “I made The rather brave (or rather stupid) decision to let my kids choose the paint colours for their bedrooms. We’re planning on listing…”
15 Likes, 4 Comments - Grace Naumann 🐇 (@grace_naumann) on Instagram: “I made The rather brave (or rather stupid) decision to let my kids choose the paint colours for…”
c. 1900 Queen Anne – Waterville, KS (George F. Barber) – $295,000 | Old House Dreams
This Victorian home located in historic Waterville is more beautiful than the pictures allow. This 5 bedroom/4 full bath & 2 half bath contains original…
Victorian Black/White Chequer Tile
The Victorian black/white chequer tile is a cost-effective way to introduce iconic Victorian styling into your home. The chequered mosaic pattern is made of hard wearing porcelain and sits on a mesh backing, so it's easy and quick to lay. The white tones in this range have been subtly darkened, making this a practical option for busy areas of the home, such as porches and outdoor areas. Ideal for use indoors and outside, these tiles have a matt finish with high slip resistance. Suitable for…
Farrow & Ball Babouche
Farrow & Ball Babouche: "Babouche takes its exotic name from the distinctive colour of the leather slippers worn by men in Morocco. It has a cheerful brightness that will intensify when used in large areas, but it is always dignified and never garish. Babouche can be paired with Railings for a very modern but sumptuous…