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the beach cottage table a coastal grey

  It had to be done. She was green and murky. Now she's smiling a pretty coastal grey. S ...

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A Vintage Curvy Beach Cottage Window

Aloha from a sunshiny Sydney, thank goodness the rain has stopped!  I didn't sign up for rainy grey days when I signed those Aussie citizenship papers, that is for sure. So, as you know, one has been doing a rather lot of vintage gathering the last few months and I am still pretty much, on a roll, a very good roll, I ...

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rustic coast – beach shack style

G'day, how are you? It's been quite cold here for the last few weeks, really for 6 weeks or so, when I say cold I mean like 18C but getting much chillier in the evenings and in the mornings...the afternoons bring with them a cool crisp drop in temperature that has had me pulling on uggs, popping on a jumper and ...

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beach cottage blue coastal trunk

Helloooo from an overcast Sydney, I've been for a walk by a very cloudy sky ocean this morning with those lovely pale seaside colours that come when the sky is puffy...soft blues, greys and almost a hint of pink. Thanks for the suggestions on the trunk, I moved it here as a side table rather than a coffee table and so ...

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is that another beach cottage vintage quilt

I love quilts.  I don't think anyone who reads here is in the dark about that...it can solve so much can a good quilt...feeling like a new look but don't have a big budget, add a different coloured quilt (did you know there are actually other quilt colours in the world apart from white? astounding), feeling like you need ...

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bikes, baskets, daisies and hats

    Hellooo, I've been busy here, people to see, places to go...I've feel like I've hardly unpacked my bags from California, let alone gone through the photos... So anyway, today I had a look at some of the things I brought home with me...the vintage quilt I found treasure hunting is currently in the ...

coastal vintage bits, bobs, shops, beach cottage abs

Ooooh good evening beach cottage ladies, I have been doing a lot of lugging about in this old cottage...lugging about of old coastal vintage finds...loved furniture, old mirrors, oars, ladders, crates, oh my I'm drowning in old wooden crates...I have a huge stash of all this old stuff and as you know a week or so ago I ...