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Beach Decor – how to spray paint tin cans for coastal style

Originally posted - Thu 30th, May, 2013
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A Coastal Summer House DIY Beach Cottage Style

Originally posted - Wed 28th, Mar, 2012
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How to Paint Furniture, and an easy makeover

Originally posted - Fri 13th, Sep, 2013
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The Vintage Pie Safe – Dressed Up Beach Cottage Style + GIVEAWAY TIME

G'day girls, sorry I didn't get to make it here at the weekend, life was just simply too busy. We headed to the beach on Sunday ...

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Cleaning the Vintage Window ~ Beach Cottage Work in Progress ~

G'day friends! Remember the other day I found that window?  Well the next day on my walk, striding up that hill I thought, oh ...

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A Beach Cottage Kitchen DIY Decorating & Spilling White Paint

G'Day! How the devil are you? I'm back, and thanks for the emails as to my welfare, no Mr BC has not finally done it and ...

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Beach Nautical Cottage – Chic Coastal Budget Makeover

G'day! Hope you enjoyed the weekend.  Ready for a chic coastal makeover?  You got it. We had a very busy weekend, absolutely ...

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Sunday Glory Box WIP…Rain..and Down the Beach

G'day...don't normally check in here on Sundays..at home this afternoon at the Beach Cottage and it is pouring down with rain. ...

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A Beach Cottage Before/After Special!

Updated Post for Holly ;-) Hello lovelies. Oh thank goodness it is Friday, it's been a funny week, I've considerably stepped up ...

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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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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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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 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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