Sitting Room Renovation Before & After | Sponsored Post

a thrifty mrs renovation sitting room

Our sitting room was a disaster when we moved in (as was most of the house) but we have finally decorated and can forget the horrors of unsupported walls and living on a building site. Once plastered, our sitting room sat unpainted for a good few months. As it is the first room you enter […]

Developing a colour palette for your home without spending a fortune | Sponsored Post

colour palette for your home

  As many of you will know, we started a complete home renovation process last autumn. Toward the end, it involved every single wall of our house being totally re-plastered, leaving us with rather a blank canvas to decorate. Filling a plaster-pink home with colour is an exciting but daunting process. We wanted to get […]

The Copper Dining Room Light (swoon)

a thrifty mrs copper light

After renovation comes decoration and my friends, it has been a slow process and will continue to be for a time to come. Finally after months of trawling for the perfect (the copper dining room light of dreams) over head lighting for our dining room we stumbled upon this beautiful light fitting in Sainsbury’s. I […]

Vintage Pantry Makeover (before and after)

vintage pantry make over

Remember when I shared our vintage pantry a couple of weeks back? Well here she is now, freshly painted and living in our dining room. She still needs a few tweaks (I will be replacing the clear glass to match the one solitary pane of vintage glass and lining the inside with oil cloth when […]

The Vintage Kitchen Pantry Unit

vintage kitchen pantry makeover

It has been a long term dream of mine to have a vintage kitchen pantry unit in my possession but until now we have been without the space to house it in our previous pokey flats and houses. So with a little more room in the new Thrifty Towers, when one popped up at a […]