Faced with a dark and uninspiring space, Sarah Maguire challenged herself to create a bright home that's bursting with vintage treasures
A bit about me
I’m Sarah Maguire, and I live with my three rescue cats, The Dark Lord, Boo Boo and Cub.
Where I live
My home is a two-bed cottage in Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire. I’ve lived here since September 2015.
What I wanted to change
It felt a bit unloved and the dark walls made it feel gloomy.
How I made it my own
I repainted all the walls and filled the whole house with upcycled vintage furniture. I replaced all the blinds with homemade curtains, and personalised it further with lots of little trinkets.
My favourite part
I love the large and airy sitting room as it has such a homely feel, and really reflects me and my interests more than any other room in the house.
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Feature by Karen Wilson / photos by Katie Lee