For those of you who might actually care, I present proof that Trev has recovered sufficiently to climb ladders in France. I am aware that this photo suggests that he is striking a pose , but in fact he is wrestling with the fourth and fifth phase of boxing in the new pipework & electrics in the front salon wall.
The style on the magazine is a little sugary for our house. Who lives with off- white linen upholstery? it wouldn’t last five minutes chez nous. The style with the two great mirrors is much more me.
Rug is wool kilim and was vintage IKEA, years ago. I am pretty instinctive and usually fairly confident in my choices, but setting a style and decorating this unusual mish-mash of a building that is now our French house has been my toughest challenge.