Last Friday, my youngest has his graduation dinner at school. It was a wonderful night that our Pen Y Llechwedd played a big part in. It was lovely to get ready for such a big event in our lives, here in her embrace. Usually when getting ready for just about any event, we are all…Continue Reading
I have always wanted a fireplace with a mantle. They always look so romantic and add a warm, cozy feel. (literally as well :))
When we decided we were going to have one, our first obstacle was the VJ walls, which didn’t allow for a cavity to place the gas fireplace, so our options were to…Continue Reading
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
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.
Lots of seeming little things happening around here in the last few weeks.
Now that we are looking after our own interior decorating, we have taken a big change in direction, so this week has seen, new fabric selections and new furniture selections. That was so much fun! A little bit like clothes shopping for your…Continue Reading
A fabulous new opportunity has opened for us at Pen Y Llechwedd, a new and exciting adventure, that whilst I am apprehensive about, I am ready to take on the challenge. With absolutely no interior decorating experience, I will now be attempting to decorate our home. I am the least experienced decorator you will find…Continue Reading
……..or so, I have just reached the point of not remembering. I think we have hit our wall. We are both so tired, trying to manage our family, our business and our renovation, after 2 moves in 3 months, that I think we have reached the point of exhaustion. Little things are still happening, however…Continue Reading