Tag Archives: second hand

The new life of a thrifted dresser as a media console Pt. II

48 Sealinthefog The new life of a thrifted dresser as a media console

Here we are, back with the never-ending story of the soon-to-be media console.
Part I of this post was very long, but the preparation steps were quite hard and time-onsoleonsuming. This time though I’ll promise I’ll be quick. Continue reading

The new life of a thrifted dresser as a media console Pt. I

1 Sealinthefog The new life of a thrifted dresser as a media console

As you might have realised by now each time we stay in Italy for a bit we put ourselves in the position of doing some huge diy project that we manage to finish just few days before leaving. I am not complaining, at all: we love the things that come up like that, at the very end, without planning, just hard work and fun.

So before moving to Australia one of the various projects we tackled was a media console for Matteo’s mum. Continue reading

From antique manger to magazine holder

14 Sealinthefog Antique Manger

It’s been ages since we last shared something here on sealinthefog.com. We have been slightly ‘trapped’ between works and new life in Melbourne and weeks passed by without even noticing!

But it is finally time for another DIY!!! Continue reading

Camberwell Sunday flea market

2 Sealinthefog Flea Marketing Melbourne Victoria Australia

Yes, you read it: we went to a flea market!!
Well, actually this is not the entire truth: since we arrived in Australia we have been to more than one flea market. It’s a sort of attraction for us.
Anyway here is the testimony of the first Australian flea market we visited! Continue reading

Flea marketing in Bruxelles

1 Flea Marketing Bruxelles

Our friends know us very well and when they suggested to visit the best flea market in Bruxelles during our stay there [check our visit of the city here], they imagined our reaction: we were trilled!  Continue reading

50’s bedside cabinet

3 Sealinthefog 50s bedside cabinetWe don’t know whether to include this post in our ‘vintage finds’ section or consider it another diy furniture makeover project.

We found a 50’s bedside cabinet at a secondhand store and we updated it. Continue reading

DIY dog bicycle basket

11 sealinthefog dog bike basket

My mom (and sister, although she is studying in Padova now, so she is not living at home anymore) has a tiny little dog: Erica. She is a wire haired Dachshund Kaninchen, very tender and loving. She always snuggles on your lap and just wants to be cuddled. She is very little and very good-behaving, so my mom wanted to be able to take her around, also on her bicycle. Continue reading

Jerusalem’s Thursday flea market

2 Sealinthefog Jerusalem Thursday Flea Market

Jerusalem has its own tiny flea market, and of course I’m in love! Continue reading