Falling in love with an old house is a lifestyle choice. It will take years of your life and cost you way much more than you will ever know, but these old girls get under your skin. I take the view that we are custodians of these wonderful buildings, nurturing them and bringing them backContinue reading “The Renovation Game.”
As we are still eagerly waiting for the builder to start work down below thought I’d treat you to a little garden tour this week. The first stage of the basement renovation was reconfiguring our tiny back garden. For a long time we had wanted to replace the bay window in the dining room withContinue reading “Small Garden Design.”
No big surprise here, this room will be the utility room like it always has been. I wonder how many hours I’ve stood down here ironing in all the years we have lived here? It’s cold, dark, musty and if we have had heavy rain there is a puddle. It’s pretty grim. The decorations areContinue reading “The Utility”
Where the hell is she going with this one? I hear you ask. Settle down and pull up a seat, it’s going to take a lot of explaining and even more imagination. Welcome to the snug. This was the room We knew we could have a bit of fun with, the other two spaces wereContinue reading “Room two.”
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Hi i’m joanne.
i’m a full time mum with a passion for interiors. you’ll find me on instagram @hardcastletowers
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