Posts Tagged ‘bathroom’

How to create a 1920s vintage bathroom

A bath is a bath right? Wrong! There are so many different bath tubs out there – from free standing to corner, to shorter lengths to a standard not to mention all the various tap choices. Add on the different shapes of sinks too – well it can be hard to decide which one to […] Read more…

mid_century_chic Mid Century Bathroom from Kate Beavis Vintage Home

How to style a vintage mid century bathroom

For regular readers out there, you will know that we have been refurbishing our home over the last few years. We bought a 1920s house 4 years ago, that was stuck in the 1960s. While we love this era, 1960s wiring and damp aren’t exactly desirable! Well it is almost complete with just one room […] Read more…

Sarah Maguire's Vintage Eclectic Retro Upcucled Home shared by Kate Beavis

Get The Look: A colourful vintage home

I love Instagram, I literally cannot stop looking at the wonderful photos that vintage loving people have taken all over the world. On one of my regular visits, a beautiful, colourful home caught my eye and I knew in an instant that I wanted to share it with you all. What is interesting about this […] Read more…

Grey gold interior design ideas from Kate Beavis

50 Shades of Grey

Or maybe 10. To celebrate the launch of the new film that everyone is talking about (well except my household who are busy chatting about the new Sean the Sheep movie) I thought I would share some great grey ideas for your home. The colour has been on trend for some time now but I […] Read more…

Our Vintage Life

It has been another busy week in the YVL house, filled with children’s activities (it is the holidays after all) First up was Herbie’s girlfriend’s party. Yes, my 5 year old has a girlfriend! They have been together for about 3 years and they lurve one another. She just giggled at him and ignored her […] Read more…

10 things that changed our lives…

or at least our homes! This is our latest article for Vintage Life magazine….the top 10 countdown of things that impacted our homes and therefore our lives. Number 10: The Duvet Originating from Europe in the 17th century, the feather filled duvet changed the look of our bedrooms, increased our comfort as well as saving […] Read more…

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