The amazing blogger Anita Brown has written on her blog about my house renovations…and put it much more eloquently than I ever could have!
This ‘aspiring designer’ has taken her Victorian home and dragged it kicking and screaming into the 21st century. Maybe the property didn’t kick and scream at all; maybe it whooped and cheered at the thought of being overhauled because the results are astounding and a testament to the commitment, hard work, design skills and vision of its very talented owners.
Exposed brick, crumbling plaster, stripped floor boards and lots of dust: this can only mean one thing. RENO!!! Click on the image below to increase viewing pleasure. Trust me, you won’t regret it!
The image below illustrates a space that is successful in acknowledging period detailing but also incorporates a contemporary twist.
There is nothing more refreshing than witnessing traditional and contemporary standing side-by-side. There’s a simple reason for this: they compensate for what the other is lacking. Contemporary colours and form rejuvenate and refresh the more traditional (and possibly more ‘serious’) aspects…
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