French Furniture - Five Major Chair Styles
This is another blog in my "French furniture series" - see previous entries city vs country furniture and bergere and fauteuil chairs...
Make it Pretty Monday - Week 105 - The Dedicated House
Hello World! Today’s Make it Pretty is sponsored by the ever lovely, Fabby of Fabby’s Living. She is hosting a giveaway on her beautiful blog. We all know Fabby has quite the talent for setting a beautiful table. For her third year anniversary she is giving away the following placemats! Here they are in her ... Read More about Make it Pretty Monday – Week 105
Decorating Your Walls With Plates
People have always hung plates on walls. I remember my mother using plate hangers to show off some of her prettiest antiques. Plate walls became very popular a few years ago and even though they have their critics, people still seem to like them. It is a way to display your plate collections that can be fun and whimsical or very elegant. So my design advice is....if you like it go for it. Just make it a well thought out project and you will enjoy it for years to come. Here are some images to…
Decorating with Yellow - Town & Country Living
Add a little cheery sunshine to your home by decorating with yellow! See 11 examples that show you how to enjoy this fun color!
An Interview With Design Icon Anthony Baratta - The Glam Pad
When it comes to legendary figures in the world of interior design, Anthony Baratta is at the top of the list. Baratta’s work has been featured on over 40 magazine covers including Architectural Digest, World of Interiors, House Beautiful, House & Garden, and Veranda. His own homes have appeared in the New York Times Magazine […]
Scalamandré is a premier textile company founded in 1929 that is famous internationally for its distinctive look and fine fabrics, trimmings,wallpaper and carpets. When I think of Scalamandré, the words quality, luxury, and history come to mind. Scalamandré is famous for reproducing historic textiles for the White House, Monticello, United States Capitol, museums, Blair House, and many of the country’s mansions- for example the Newport mansions in Rhode Island. In the early sixties during…
Vintage High Back Chair
This vintage high back chair has been in my family for as long as I can remember. My parents found it at an auction and it was in their bedroom and our living room at my childhood homes. My Mom had it reupholstered in this sage green many years ago. You can see how faded…
Noble House Arabella Farmhouse Blue Checkerboard Fabric Armchair-42699 - The Home Depot
Noble House Arabella Farmhouse Blue Checkerboard Fabric Armchair, Blue/White/Dark Brown