Customised Ikea Ivar Cabinet

Today I’m sharing a quick way of customising an Ikea Ivar Cabinet. You might remember when the kitchen was being fitted earlier this year that I was on the look out for a 1950s kitchenette. I looked far and wide and although I saw a couple I liked, the condition was either dubious or theContinue reading “Customised Ikea Ivar Cabinet”

Style Me Vintage Home- A Book Review

I’ve known about Style Me Vintage Home for a while and have waited patiently for it to be published. It was worth the wait. The author, Keeley Harris, really knows her stuff when it comes to vintage homewares and furniture. She’s been immersed in the vintage and antique world since being a child and clearlyContinue reading “Style Me Vintage Home- A Book Review”

My Ikea Kitchen- what we bought

We can see the light at the end of the tunnel now with our kitchen renovation. So I thought I’d give you a breakdown of what we went for, as you know its an Ikea kitchen so most things are from there unless stated. KROKTORP door fronts KARLBY  worktop in Oak- which is solid oakContinue reading “My Ikea Kitchen- what we bought”

My kitchen- pre makeover

I believe it’s high time I told you about my kitchen. If you know me in “real life” you’ll know that the kitchen isn’t my favourite room in the house and I could happily go on for hours describing all the issues with it. And I do- to anyone who’ll listen! On first appearances theContinue reading “My kitchen- pre makeover”