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Barley, markets, flowers, bread and French chairs

  G'day beautiful ladies of Beach Cottage Land, howdy, how are you?   Thanks for the new to me sofa love, too kind, you'll be pleased to know I now have chair love to show you also and also new to me from the treasure gods, just need to remove the evidence that indeed three children and one sweetie little dog ...

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look at this beach cottage vintage treasure

Aloha beach cottage friends.  Well you know what it's like, vintage treasure hunting goes in ups and big old downs does it not?  And for sure I have been in a drought for a while, much like these beaches I live on, we've not had rain here for a long time and then boom all of a sudden we've had a full day of rain ...

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How to DIY Makeover / Renovate Outdoor Furniture Before After

Morning ladies from the deck and a white sun lounger... a little Beach Cottage blog makeover this morning and how to DIY makeover / renovate outdoor furniture, well at least how I do it.  ...

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Beach Cottage Decorating : How to decorate a Coastal Vintage table

Morning, top of the day to you and how to decorate a coastal table for a beachy vintage look today. As you know, I love and collect old bottles and teamed with nautical bits you can re-work the basics with whatever you have got to hand for a quick and easy bit of table decorating. So this is a little tablescape ...

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How to Paint Furniture, and an easy makeover

Helloooooo, a quick Beach Cottage makeover today and talking how to paint furniture, it's one of the things I get asked about a lot...how to paint old vintage things for a fresh coastal look...thing is it's simple, easy and best of all you can work it into any style and it definitely doesn't have to be white, or coastal ...

a quickie vintage peely white paint Beach Cottage treasure! Oh yeah, come to mumma

 Well would you believe it, look what have made their way into Beach Cottage Land today... I have been after a couple of old white peely vintage shutters for a while....good things come to those who wait don't they say? This a quick pic from my phone, I'll show you more once I've cleaned them up a bit, they are VERY ...

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A Beach Cottage Thursday Night Vintage Furniture Post

Hello!  Popping in to show you a piece of vintage furniture I have been working on after its first coat…I think it might have been saying please paint me white! This piece has been with us for more than a few years now…obviously halfway between someone else’s restoration project when I found it for ...