Friday 25th, November 2016 14:08:57: PM. Bathroom. Albertina Charrier.
for this kitchen assignment, shanni plus her husband had their hand’s brimful. the mushroom backsplash had to be removed, everything of the wood had to be dealt with (i love wood, nevertheless that’s a WHOLE lot of wood!), with a nasty dining room wall (yikes!) had to be completely redone. after tackling the biggest trouble districts, shanni plus her husband maked a clean slate, to which they appended crema marfil marble countertops, a subtle (clean!) glass tiled backsplash, with hardwood floors that would be continuous throughout the house. the indigenous overhead lighting was changed with an elegant chandelier plus – to retain prices down– shanni plus her husband kept the indigenous cabinets by re—colored them with an lubricant—based paint with replaced the hardware.
Friday 11th, November 2016 15:16:30: PM. Before & After. Alair Barthelmy.
It’s always a treat to view finish kitchen renovations, the kind where all gets gutted plus the “after” is a completely surprise. Luckily, we possess two of those today, so get ready for some fun exposes. Julie’s up to date kitchen is dreamy in so numerous ways. I particularly love the tile, nevertheless the floating shelving, present-day island with barstools with warm wood with white aren’t too shabby, either.
Friday 18th, November 2016 12:44:04: PM. DIY Projects. Katriane Delomrme.
There are numerous downsides to leasing, nevertheless complying and renovation restrictions is the worst. I love that painted wood floors are creating a major comeback; white plus black wood floors are everyplace right now and they view super chic. Camila‘s unique take on this fashion works wonders for the feel of this kitchen. The robin‘s egg blue is present—day, refreshing also completely unexpected. I‘d love to view people‘s reaction when they unlocked the kitchen door. I imagine it‘s far better than when my visitors walk through mine . . . ugh. You can read additional about Camila’s process here. Great work, Camila!
Monday 06th, February 2017 10:29:26: AM. Bedroom. Halette Riou.
There‘s such freedom plus joyfulness that approaches with this affection of letting move. By setting a certain color with the decorations they escort house, Katie with Nicholas let the kiddos know that messing up a small something there or getting something dirty here isn‘t a large deal. Instead of being focused on how they‘re building a mess, they want their daughters to focus on items that escort them joy. In sequence to retain themselves from stressing when stuff gets broken or blemished, they eagerly pick through vintage stores also browse Craigslist listings. Not solely is it fun, nevertheless since these thrifty finds don’t break the bank, their wear plus tear is greatly easier to take. "My most serious target is to ne‘er be attached to any item in my house. I want my friends’ kids to run around in conjunction with possess fun. I like possessing the home full of people, plus I never ever care when wine is spilled or items are broken,“ Katie tells us.
Friday 20th, January 2017 09:45:54: AM. Interior. Halette Riou.
next up is maria of vintage easy. maria said it took regarding four months value of weekends (with a complete week in december during the holidays) to get her kitchen where she desired it. she ripped elsewhere "hideous“ tile countertops plus changed them with ikea butcher chunk counters, took out the lower cabinets with put in location unfinished, off–the–rack oak cabinets from lowe‘s (which they colored plus distressed), put in a up to date farmhouse sink (ebay), faucet (ditto), plus device (craigslist, friend‘s cast–off, lowe‘s).
Saturday 04th, February 2017 10:08:39: AM. Kitchen. Katriane Delomrme.
in the kitchen in conjunction with is on vacation this week (kristina is in amsterdam, lucky!) so i idea i‘d share some pretty pictures from artist bobbie burger‘s kitchen. talk regarding color— wood! that would be one cheerful location to create lunch every night. bobbie‘s colorings give the kitchen a bold blast of tone– i love the way she isn‘t afraid to inject some important intense tone into her house. if you’d like to look additional of bobbie’s labor, you can connection the bau–xi gallery in vancouver which represents bobbie. thanks, julie! [all pictures from canadian house plus home, may 2009]
Tuesday 07th, February 2017 22:58:10: PM. Bedroom. Halette Riou.
To give Rosie’s nursery a bohemian vibe, Katie selected for this vintage armor chandelier as opposed to a additional traditional crib mobile. She also cleverly utilized a vintage headboard to give it flat more flair. “I attempt to pick pieces plus character: vintage over up to date, handmade over mass–produced, genuine over replica. Those items give your house soul!“ Katie says.
Friday 27th, January 2017 10:00:41: AM. Interior. Alair Barthelmy.
i‘m a huge fan of suzani embroidery, exceptionally when utilized as a fabric for furniture renovations. so when i saw this renovation from clare at the southwest school of art plus craft i was thrill. claire utilized a pretty piece of suzani fabric to recover this pink highback chair with i fondness the results. so much drama plus tone! much work, claire! click here to look additional of clarie‘s suzani labor for sale at her etsy store.
Sunday 05th, February 2017 11:11:25: AM. Bathroom. Katriane Delomrme.
Rachel Bending’s house in Byron Bay, Australia is so remote, she‘s intelligent to enjoy everything the relaxation that comes plus soaking in a luxurious outdoor tub. The salvaged clawfoot bathtub was a bonus from a friend, plus the flooring is travertine.
Friday 20th, January 2017 12:10:53: PM. cookbook. Albertina Charrier.
For the bakers = To accompany Aran’s savory prescriptions this week, I’ve put together a scarce titles which may help those of you curious to try additional tarts. There’s even a book in conjuntion with gluten unimpeded recipes!
Pastry = Savory plus Sweet via Michel Roux (published via John Wiley with Sons). Many consider this to be one of the end everything be everything books on pastry. It covers all in conjunction with a baked crust = pizza , tarts, beyond , brioche, with pasties. Its little size ensures simple handling, also the notes in the starting which explain a bit regarding how the ingredients possess been measured are indispensable. Weights afforded are imperial plus metric– I’d opt for the metric, given that that‘s Roux‘s “native language“. After attempting some of these recipes (classic pie dough for empanadas, pate brisee for croutades of seasonal vegetables, pate sucree for lemon tart), you‘ll be ready to throw a party or unlocked your personal store.