Lime-washing the walls has the added advantage of helping to keep away insects Left, branches from the magnolia trees in the garden lend a dramatic backdrop to dinner; right, an organic vegetable patch provides fruit and veg.
The frames were built from fallen trees on the property and are netted to keep out hungry kangaroos, wombats and birds Exposed beams, a metal sink and galvanised iron cladding lends a feel of rustic ‘Australiana’ to the kitchen.
She painted the ceiling and woodwork a bright white to complement the existing lush green hue of the original tongue-and-groove walls; for similar, try Garden Absolute Matt Emulsion by Little Greene (littlegreene.com).Ifølge Line kan det dog nogle gange kan være trættende at skulle forholde sig til de mennesker, der forbinder det at være lesbisk med noget meget anderledes eller kinky.- Det er fx ret træls, hvis jeg sidder sammen med min kæreste på en bar og kysser, og så har jeg flere gange oplevet, at der kommer en eller anden fyr over og spørger om han må være med.The existing bath was re-enamelled white; for similar, try the Falmouth freestanding bath from The Cast Iron Bath Company (uk).- Det er faktisk ret sjovt at være lesbisk, siger Line med et smil.
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Surrounded by trees, with rainforest a few minutes’ walk in one direction and the beach in the other, it was so enchanting.The late 1880s house, located on one of the area’s oldest dairy farms, offered the freedom of getting away from it all.‘I’m very good at walking into a space and imagining right away what I want to do – I always concentrate on making the most of the natural light, the proportions, and lending colour through textures of natural materials, fabrics and vintage pieces. The house’s structure was sound, so I concentrated mainly on finishes such as tiling the floors, painting everything white, including the woodwork, and recycling a lot of the timber from around the property to make new floorboards or furniture.About ten years ago I was looking at another place to buy as a holiday house for the family, when a friend insisted that I see this one first,’ says Collette.‘I was so busy, as always, with no time, so I flew in by helicopter to see it on a Sunday, and 48 hours later we’d exchanged.The beaded chandelier, antique rug and prints above the bed were all bought on Collette’s travels; Right, In Hunter’s bedroom, pale blue walls offset a pair of iron bedsteads.
Try Designers Guild’s Forget Me Not emulsion for a similar colour (designersguild.com).- Man får mulighed for at opleve en masse ting, som de fleste af mine heteroseksuelle veninder og venner ikke kommer ud for.Det homoseksuelle miljø er fx ret sjovt at færdes i, måske fordi det ikke er helt så pænt og korrekt.A long table made from foraged local timber is paired with painted white chairs.The shell chandeliers were bought in Bali (for similar, visit uk).