So I have neglected the blog for over a YEAR! I found once we finished building our home I lost my direction for the blog and didn’t really feel the need to keep it going. I did keep my Instagram updated @houseamour, so if you follow me there you will be up to date with … Continue reading Well, hello again!
So A LOT has happened over the last 7 months; our Wedding, Honeymoon and a pregnancy announcement! I will start with the wedding, which already seems like a lifetime ago. Here’s a few photos of our day captured by the incredible Carla Atley. Where It All Began Josh and I met on Valentines Day, eight … Continue reading Our Wedding Day // Bathers Beach House // 18 February 2017
Life from the camera roll.
With just over four and a half months until we tie the knot, we finally had our engagement photos taken. Carla Atley, our photographer is actually amazing. I know most say this, but she really is. The photos below look like we like each other?! When in reality, getting Josh to agree to these photos was an … Continue reading Engagement Photos and a Wedding Website
The master bedroom is your own personal sanctuary and needs to be a cosy, warm and inviting space. Throughout our build I had a vision of a white, grey and pink bedroom. Lots of natural light, fresh and airy, is how I envisioned it to be. But unfortunately, due to south facing windows, the room … Continue reading 5 Tips to Creating a Cosy Bedroom
Building a house is exciting, but at the same time it's daunting as hell. Especially when it's your first house and first mortgage! I remember feeling so overwhelmed with all the new terminology and things I needed to know. I'm the type of person who researches and googles absolutely everything. This is sometimes to my detriment, … Continue reading Tips For Building Your First Home
I still cannot believe I am writing a PCI post? After 51 weeks, we are finally at the pointy end of our build with our second PCI meeting scheduled for next Friday! Which means this time next week we will officially have the keys to our home. For those who aren’t familiar with the term, … Continue reading House Progress: Practical Completion Inspection and a Handover Date
The last few weeks have been a bit of a blur! I've been so busy at work, planning our wedding (I still think I am a little crazy for booking it so soon - February 2017), and preparing for our big move. PCI is in sight Unfortunately we still haven't received a confirmed Practical Completion Inspection … Continue reading Solver Floral White and PCI is in sight!
Oops, it has been a whole month since I've posted... In my defence, A LOT has happened over the last month, and not just in the house. We got engaged on the 22 of April! So my focus has shifted to planning a wedding instead of the house. It has actually been quite a nice … Continue reading House Progress & a Proposal..
Our build is on steroids at the moment! So much has been happening. Firstly - all the internal painting is now complete, with the exception of the gloss paint for the doors . And secondly, and the most exciting part - our tiling has started! I chose our tiles back in April last year (a whole … Continue reading House Progress: Tiling and Painting