Lounge & hallway makeover


After months of waiting, we have finally finished our lounge and hallway makeover! I wanted to create a botanical retreat which is relaxing and I feel that is what we have achieved. My hubby at first did say 'it's very green' - but the green has been toned down with the warm wood accessories and gold hints - which seems to work perfectly.


We chose the bold Botany Banana wallpaper by LEMON for the hallway, then repeated the theme in the lounge in the upcycled drawer shelves. Having the wallpaper on the lounge walls as well would have been way too over-powering, so we decided this was the best option.  The room is full of 'world traveller' themed ornaments and items which mean something to us, which really add character. Please feel free to take a look at the images below of the finished results! 







Bambo mirror - Maison Du Monde:






Upcycled stars - The Range:







DIY gallery wall:






Upcycled drawer wall shelves:





Beaded Chandelier - Graham & Green:





Fluffy Cushions - Homesense:





DIY pom-pom cushion:




Monkey Ornament - Choice Stores:




Vintage Owl Ornament:




Vintage gold lamp:




'Rock on hand' - Audenza:




DIY cushion covers with gold piping:









Botany Banana Wallpaper - Photowall:





Star wall light - Debenhams:




DIY Antelope wall art:






Banana leaf doormat - Cox & Cox:




Bronze leaf wall ornament:





If you have any questions on how you can achieve the same look in your home, please feel free to get in touch!








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