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A chandelier makeover in black

1 sealinthefog brass lamp

You might remember that while we were living in Padova we updated a brass chandelier with a bright coat of blue spray paint. Well, that was actually our second attempt of painting that sort of material.

We had tested our hand on another chandelier. Continue reading

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Black Mamba bicycle

6 Sealinthefog black mamba atala bike

As I promised last week, here is the second bike that Matteo up cycled before leaving Italy and the last one that we will be sharing (for now!)

We called it the Black Mamba, because at the end of the project it had a total-black aggressive look! Continue reading

A quick update to our first bike

1 sealinthefog bianchi bike black pink

In honour of our first Blogiversary and of our first post ever, here comes a little update on that bike, my bike, that back then got pimped and we shared with you. Continue reading

A dresser updated to DJ console

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My husband’s parents had a really nice and sturdy dresser/buffet in their living room.  It was huge. Approximately 2 meters long, 50 cm deep and more than 1 meter height but its six drawers and a door on the left side of the full height of the dresser gave a great storage space (sorry I don’t have a picture of the piece has it used to be, but I think you might get an idea looking at the pictures). Continue reading

A chandelier makeover

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We have a really simple bedroom: white wardrobe, wooden bed and sidetables in a light shade, a white kneeling stool we found in Spain and refreshed with some DIY [check out this post], long white curtains. So we needed color! Continue reading

A magazine rack

Since my dad is a sommelier (for a hobby) Matteo and I have learnt in the last years to appreciate good wine. We have really different tastes, although we do coincide in loving Franciacorta, a white sparkling wine produced in the homonym Italian area. This was actually the main wine we served at our wedding. Continue reading