I posted a while back about painting away the baby-boy blue stars in our spare room. Since that took place we’ve added a few bits here and there to our new ‘teenage boy’s room’. Seriously, that’s what it looks like. CDs, a desk, pictures of bikes…it needs some help. First up the desk. Ben desperately wanted a desk so he could have somewhere to sit and ‘write’. Write what exactly, I don’t know, but what […]
Who said owning a house was fun? Let me shoot them. We came home today to find the paint we so lovingly applied at the weekend (in the dining room, I was yet to post about it) was starting to peel itself right back off. You heard it, we have DAMP. Or should I say more damp, as we’d already tackled a shit load of it as we moved in and thought we had it […]
BEFORE IN PROGRESS
We are slowing down on the DIY/home purchases on the lead up to Christmas so we can afford to do things like eat and put the heating on, alongside buying presents for people. But obviously I still can’t stop searching for stuff and adding things to my Pinterest boards. One of the next big things we are going to have to buy will be a dining table. We have one at the moment but as you […]
We snagged these two wicked little vintage bedside units today for £3 each! £3!!! That’s less than a bloody Subway! Can not wait to sand, prime and paint these bastards. They are going to be a SAWEET DIY project. FYI they are from the Hope Direct charity shop in Moss Side. It’s amazing in there. A bit scary, but amazing.