My dining room was my favourite room until I recently completed our lounge, now I can’t decide between the two. Second to the bedroom, the sitting room is the most used room, so I wanted a cosy feel to it. I also wanted it to be inspiring, as I tend to sit in here when blogging. We have big windows out on to the main road, and I really enjoy watching the world go by.
When we first moved in, my grand plan was to decorate the whole house in grey & white, you can see my mood board here. It was just a phase, I love how versatile grey is, it makes a room bright, airy and modern. Now we have been in this house 10 months and half way through the renovations, I have found I prefer to decorate and design the rooms by inspiration from things I love, and not by following trends.
My dinning room was designed around the wallpaper designed by Barbara Hulanicki. I had always wanted it some where in the house, and the dining room seemed to be the best fit. Soon I want to remove my desk, and include a gold cocktail trolley. I will update more on that soon.
Still keeping the grey paint on 3 of the walls in the sitting room, Continue Reading