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Layering with white and colour for Coastal vintage style

Originally posted - Wed 8th, May, 2013

How to Paint Furniture, and an easy makeover

Originally posted - Fri 13th, Sep, 2013

Beach Cottage Kitchen and IKEA Faktum

Originally posted - Mon 25th, Jun, 2012

Washi Tape Power Cord Tutorial

Originally posted - Thu 14th, Nov, 2013

Deck Sofa Before / After at the Beach Cottage

Hello!  How the devil are you? Well it has been unusually hot here and we have had a fabulous weekend including a couple of ...


Quick Coastal Beach Cottage Style

I have been Spring cleaning over the last week or so, ahem to the dust bunnies in this old cottage behind that old trunk…let us ...


Horror Reveal Time at the Beach Cottage

The Sitting Room Before  I get a lot of questions and emails along the lines of this:- 'there is no hope for me and my house, ...


A Grey Vintage Door, Good Days & Dell Update

It's been a strangely good day.  I wonder if you have those days too.  You probably do.  Days when you just seem to feel ...


A Beach Cottage Decorates…The Bedroom, The Quilt & A Caterpillar

Howdy.  How'd the weekend treat ya?  Mine was interesting and weird and full of challenges.  But I made it to Monday and it's ...


Beach Decor – Coastal Sign Before After

Well G’day, how are you, a little Beach Cottage coastal makeover before / after for you today lovely ladies. This all started at ...

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an old pot cupboard makeover

Well how the devil are you beach cottage people from above, I am good, I am wanting to show you a little treasure I found recently...this is one very lovely little pot cupboard...it was pennies...I was going to pass this one on to another coastal vintage loving person, but she's staying with me for ...

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how to tile wall tile diy abeachcottage.com tiling walls tutorial

DIY kitchen wall tiling subway tile part 1

    So what do you do when you are in the process of looking at /purchasing a beach house, are about to go overseas, and in the middle of a VERY slow laundry renovation?  Well of course you white subway tile a forgotten kitchen wall. This wall has been waiting for the tiler for ...

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there’s beach house, coastal cottage or brace yourself

Well, yep, I like to keep you all waiting in suspense, haha....brace yourself is the buzz word around here at the moment... ...so here we go...brace yourself :)   It's funny, the other day I was doing something I didn't want to be doing...you know boring, real-girl work stuff, feed your family ...

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Laundry Room Re-Do The Instagram Door

  Hellooo there to the other side of this screen and you Beach Cottage ladies of the web, it's my worst, least favourite day of the week...the dreaded Monday, the day I spend most of the time pro-crastinating about the stuff I should be doing. Anyhoo ,this week I had no choice but to get ...

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abeachcottage laundry room makeover

the laundry room a DIY before

Ooooh we've made it to Friday, love Friday, it's the day before my favourite day of the week and seeing as it's Friday, hopefully that means in the very near future there will be some re-charging, some kicking back, a few drinks perhaps, a walk by the sea maybe...who knows...and then of course it ...

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coastal style beach vintage decorating abeachcottage.com

coastal style beach cottage makeover

  G'day beach cottage friends, well remember those old vintage chairs I found the other day, hmmm, well one of them needed love, freshness and some paint...and it's not white!   If you are averse to either the painting of wood or a touch of zee yellow, please step away from your computer ...

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