Have you visited A Beach Cottage? It’s one of my favorite house blogs. Sarah lived in England until 2005 when she and her husband, along with their three children, followed their dream to live by the ocean in Australia. She started blogging to document the changes they made to their fixer-upper cottage, and her casual coastal style is like a breath of fresh air. She works wonders with vintage quilts, neglected furniture, and plenty of white paint.
Take a look at what she did with her dining room. Here’s how it looked when she first saw it, during an Open House:
I’m not sure I would’ve seen a lot of potential there. But here’s what her dining room looks like now:
To see the rest of the dining room photos and to get all the details about the makeover, visit A Beach Cottage.
While you’re there, you have to see what she did with this room, too:
Check out the results of Sarah’s amazing sitting room makeover here. Love it!
I’m adding this post to Susan’s Metamorphosis Monday party at Between Naps on the Porch. That’s the place to go if you love looking at before and afters!