Kitchen heaven!

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The kitchen light’s are coming! The kitchen light’s are coming!…and I have no real idea what they will look like or whether they will actually work, except that in my head they are totally brilliant.

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I needed three pendants to hang over the new island unit but didn’t want to go down the industrial look, not because I don’t like it..I just wanted something very different.

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Also, I’ve realised over the years that I have a passion for folk art..an art form we don’t take seriously enough here in the UK. ย All the images here are typical examples of British canal art – the traditional means of decorating canal boats and barges. I think it is stunning, ingenious and totally covetable.

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So I’ve commissioned three milk churns to be painted just for me by my favourite canal art painter…and they’re finished!!

 

Seriously. Can’t. Wait. More details when they’re here.

Laters, Kate x

7 comments

  1. MELewis

    Hope they are indeed ‘brilliant’! ๐Ÿ˜‰ Always had trouble with lighting – either they look lovely but don’t light much, or feel like an operating room….

  2. fabrickated

    This is a great idea. I love folk style too – it is a nice change from all the beige and grey everyone seems enamoured with these days – in interior design as in what they wear.