An old house comes with many treasures… like old wallpaper!
|these big 70’s flowers and geometric design are in a walk-in cupboard.
They’re a bit over the top. But I like them! They can stay…
|These cosy flowers decorated the toilet…
they got painted over except for the back wall,
so the beige toilet doesn’t look so very beige against all the white… :-p
|This one I adore! it was under the stairs, going down to the cellar,
but most of it got removed for the renovations (luckily I took this photo).
It has such a wonderful folksy 70’s vibe! I love those colors!
|Japanese textile pattern in the stairway to the 1st floor.
I loved it but looked fairly degraded, and a bit dark and busy
for the narrow space it was in…so this became white too.
|a random snapshot during the renovations.
The previous owners had taken such care of the decoration of this piece of multiplex
that possibly covered the wood stove (or perhaps part of a cupboard).
|Oh, and before I moved in there had been squatters too.
The back door didn’t have a lock… They left this smiley among other things that weren’t so cute. :-p
Smiley can stay for now.
|I love what the runny spray paint did with the textured wallpaper…|
|…and like that I’m turning the house into a blank canvas, ready for a new life!
I love how everyone who lived here has left some sort of mark, I don’t need to erase it all.
Now it’s my turn to make my own…