George Brockwell Gill, had a career in Ipswich as a prominent architect spaning 55 years. Born in 1858, he passed away when he was 97 years old in 1954. Only the Saturday before he passed, he was well enough to vote in the local election. Had he not passed away, he was due to celebrate…Continue Reading
I have a hall table to decorate…
It’s at our front door, the first thing you see as I open the door. Right now it has a candle on it and it has become a dumping ground for…Continue Reading
We are so excited about the new fabric choices we have made, we are finding it really difficult to keep it a secret. Today I thought I would explain why we made such a dramatic change in direction, and maybe hint a little as to what you can expect.
I have blogged before about what we would like to create in our bedroom. It is to be our escape from our 5 children, a romantic, relaxing space for us to share. Somewhere not only to sleep, but to sit and read, talk and enjoy one another’s company. Today we are finalising some of our…Continue Reading
Now that we are decorating our own home, our focus on what we would like has changed a little. We feel it is important to stamp our own personalities on the home we will be both living in, and opening for inspection. So a great deal of time has gone into relooking at the decision…Continue Reading
This week we have we received our bathroom accessories from Reece. We are committed to using the suppliers we use on a regular basis to make our renovation work, and Reece has delivered the goods. We are really happy with the extent of range we had to choose from, and the assistance from our…Continue Reading
The school holidays have us all out of routine at the moment, in my down time I have found it difficult to concentrate enough to blog, with all the noise in the house. I have had plenty of time to dream on Pinterest and have been totally struck by how many Americans were embracing the…Continue Reading