Living room Re-do: Before & After

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A few before and after’s of a living room I did this year.  The house wasn’t in great repair, the floors were badly scuffed and worn down, the electrical had to be re-done which meant all new lighting, and the room needed to be painted.  To save money I opted to paint the original floors black and I used rugs …

Deb’s Top Three: Colourful Chairs

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I’ve always liked a simple, white dining chair. In the image above. my white chair with wooden legs has consistently been my desk chair with various desks.  It also makes a great dining room chair, and is functional as it can be wiped clean of any spills. Here’s another cute white chair from Ikea that would make a great desk or dining …

Design inspiration: comfy slipcovered chairs

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I’ve always been a fan of white slipcovered chairs.  I find the white cover is easier to keep clean than other colours because you can always add a touch of bleach when washing, if you need to.  I have several white slipcovered chairs around, and recently I’ve seen a few that are slipcovered and have a swivel feature.  I have …