The second bedroom (above the original dining room) has one of the most exquisite treatments I've come across, taking the romantic faded neutrals to another level. Swathes of material tumble down from a coronet fixing above the bed. Leopoldina Haynes used Cabbages and Roses French Check in Beige and Toile de Poulet in charcoal grey on a natural linen background.....Full details on Modern Country Style blog: Swedish/French Style Victorian House Tour
The Beginner's Guide to Using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint & Wax: One Beginner's Tips to Another! | I let my intimidation over using Chalk Paint® Decorative Paint by Annie Sloan keep me from exploring the medium for way too long. Now that I have finally given it a whirl, I'm eager to empower other beginners to give it a go. It's SO much easier than you think it is! Especially with this step by step run-down.
Staircase - DMVF were approached by the owners of this detached late Victorian house in order to undertake a full restoration and extension of their home. Restoration works included new timber framed sash windows throughout, refurbishment of plaster finishes and cornicing, new heating, wiring and plumbing throughout. New decorative finishes throughout the interior were provided and extensive upragding to the landscaping of the gardens. www.dmvf.ie. Photo by MarkScott.