The hall stand
1930s

The hall stand

I love 1930s hall stands, they are usually both well made and practical. The only down side (for my taste) is that they are dark wood.I’ve painted and sold several over the last few years as they have become very…

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Hidden History
BISHOP Westall

Hidden History

Out treasure hunting I am always on the lookout for old picture frames I can upcycle into chalk or pin boards.  Sometime ago I came across this pretty one ata bootsale.  I wasn’t too impressed with the naive little painting…

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Polyvore
creating

Polyvore

A few years ago whilst browsing Pinterest I kept coming across pins which included groups of images. I soon discovered they were made up using a site called Polyvore. I enrolled intending to use the site to create images for…

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My Happy Place
family

My Happy Place

Can’t beat a good old fashioned (did I say that ! how times have moved on so quickly) MEME.  Great idea by the very Lovely Jen from Mum in the Madhouse who tagged me in the #MyHappyPlace blog post. My…

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Turkish Towels
bath

Turkish Towels

A couple of my towels hanging up in the bathroom. Many years ago whilst on holiday I admired a couple who wore beautiful sarongs around the pool, they also used them as towels and they were perfect palest blues and…

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