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Our Country Cottage: The Kitchen

I’m pleased to say that the kitchen is now finished and we can finally see light at the end of the long renovation tunnel. We have only been able to work on the cottage for a few days here and there and at times it’s felt as if we spend more…

Our Country Cottage: February 2016

We’ve been spending a lot of time at the country cottage this past few weeks. We’ve given ourselves an Easter deadline in the hope that we can be in time for some holiday lettings, so every chance we get we hot-foot it up to Norfolk with our tools and paintbrushes (well actually,…

Our New Country Cottage

I’ve been alluding to it for some time now. I’ve written posts about rural living inspiration, and country cottage planning, and have a pinterest board choc full of colours, ideas, actual products, and swoon-worthy images. And finally it’s going to happen. Later today, after five whole months of torturous conveyancing we…

Notes on a Country Cottage

I found myself in H & M Home last week dropping things for the country cottage in a basket. Yes, that country-cottage-that-is-not-quite-ours-yet! I couldn’t help it, I was tempted by the assorted chopping boards, the wooden boxes, wire baskets and crumpled linen. Absolutely perfect for the look I’m planning….