Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Marble Top Pot Cupboard

I don't know if this is an over-reaction to living in cramped quarters with stuff everywhere while we renovating or if I am being sensible. Either way I am just wanting to purge all excess stuff and not clutter up our new space. If I can't find a perfect spot for it, then I'm not keeping it. No sentimentality involved.


I bought this little old marble top pot cupboard a year ago, painted the base black and then popped it into storage thinking I'd have the perfect spot for it in the laundry renovation. While there is room for it, I think it's going to make the space (which is a great size for a laundry in the Inner West) seem cramped and I don't want that. So I've decided to let this piece go. Yesterday I gave it another coat of paint to freshen it up and now it's ready for someone else to love.



Dimensions are 50cm by 50cm and 78cm tall. It's a little rustic but solid and the marble makes it quite heavy. There is a tiny chip in the back of the marble. Perfectly imperfect.


If you are interested in purchasing or viewing this just email me (lilyfieldlife@bigpond.com). It will make a lovely addition to any room. I need to stop looking at it or I'll want to keep it!

The staircase is being finished installed today so it is a big step for our renovation. I can't wait to share it with you. So good to not have to climb the ladder anymore!

Fiona xx






3 comments:

  1. Dear, where did you get that divine green lamp base/shade? Shady designs?
    Roseanna D.

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    1. Hi Roseanna, I actually bought it about 10 years ago from a funny little Chinese homewares shop in Birkenhead Point. It was only $70. I think it was the only nice thing in the shop! The shop has since closed down.

      Cheers Fiona

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    2. Dammit. It's about always having one's eye out, isn't it? When you see it, pounce.
      Pity I can't take the pot cupboard but .... there'll be other things, perhaps when I have
      money and a bigger place (sigh).
      Rxxx

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