Our Airstream, Amelia

This board is about our 29' 1987 Airstream Sovereign, we have named Amelia.
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Progress shot of galley, curtains, blinds and string lights removed giving a cleaner, lighter look.

Progress shot of galley, curtains, blinds and string lights removed giving a cleaner, lighter look.

Progress shot. Curtains and blinds removed, already starting to look brighter inside.

Curtains and blinds removed, already starting to look brighter inside.

A before shot of the galley, those curtains will be coming down. The roll blinds will be saved and reused.

A before shot of the galley, those curtains will be coming down. The roll blinds will be saved and reused.

Before picture of front seating area. Owners we bought from spent a fair bit of money updating the couch and we will be keeping it in our plans, everything else is going.

Before picture of front seating area. Owners we bought from spent a fair bit of money updating the couch and we will be keeping it in our plans, everything else is going.

In this picture you can see one of two dents in her shell. We imagine we will be hiring someone to fix those for us.

In this picture you can see one of two dents in her shell. We imagine we will be hiring someone to fix those for us.

Day One - after a year of searching, and enduring a few disappointments along the way, we finally found the one for us. We took delivery on May 24, 2016.

Day One - after a year of searching, and enduring a few disappointments along the way, we finally found the one for us.

Inside, she is in great shape and has had some updates. The decor is very much inline with the style for when it was built, however for us, with all that oak, it is just too dark and heavy.

Inside, she is in great shape and has had some updates. The decor is very much inline with the style for when it was built, however for us, with all that oak, it is just too dark and heavy.

The exterior is in good shape for her age. Like others from this era the clear coat is peeling, we plan to strip the clear coat off and polish it. One of my favourite features are the three awnings.

Like others from this era the clear coat is peeling, we plan to strip the clear coat off and polish it. One of my favourite features are the three awnings.

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