At the moment I am focusing on two rooms in our apartment. The master bedroom still needs a chair re-upholstered and new window dressings and the study needs a new sofa bed, lighting and also window dressings. The hold up on this comes down to one big factor, money. Like a lot of people we do not have an limitless budget.
Which is fine, Rome wasn’t built in a day!!!
So imagine my shock and slight horror when I woke up to this!!!!!
I do love visiting the local hardware store and checking out paint chips. I cannot deny that I am a colour fan whether that be in my wardrobe or interiors.
Check out Dulux’s colour trend forecast for 2017 below.
Being a colour fanatic I am drawn to the bolder colours of the Chroma palette.
What do you think??
One thing I did notice is that maybe they jumped the gun a little as there wasn’t a single sign of Pantone’s colour of the year to be seen!!!
And here we are again, slap bang in the middle of that crazy holiday season that is Christmas. It just keeps on sneaking up sooner and sooner, but that may have more to do with some of the big stores putting out their Christmas decorations in September, yes you read right, September.
K-mart and Target I am pointing my finger at you!!!
Now I consider myself to have been a very good girl this year, there isn’t any conceivable reason why a visit from Santa isn’t on the cards.
The Pantone #ColoroftheYear for 2017 is #Greenery. A refreshing and revitalizing shade, Greenery is symbolic of new beginnings
And so it’s that time of year again. Pantone have officially announced their colour of the year for 2017.
As you may have read, we recently purchased a amazing vintage Ladderax shelving system for our home office / study (Check it out here).
Which got me looking a bits and bobs to add to my shelving to make it both functional and amazing. Now I have been devoting a huge (and I mean huge!!) amount of time to browsing the stores looking for just the right things, both new and vintage.
Check out my picks below……………………
Just as one project draws to a close and so another one starts.
Our master bedroom makeover is nearly at an end and so my focus has now shifted to our study / guest room.
As mentioned in my previous post about sofa beds (click here to get up to speed) this space needs to be multi-functional, it needs to function as a study, a guest bedroom and a second sitting room.
Once thing it was lacking was storage space.
Hello remember me??? Ok so it has been a while, a long while, but hey I’m back. Focused and ready to go!!!
Where have I been you may well ask.
It’s been like this, there has been some: