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Home Office for 2012
Are you thinking about organizing for the new year? I'm almost over the exhaustion of Christmas and am starting to think about getting organized. My office needs some serious thought. I need to have some type of bulletin board/dry erase board thing happening. I also need several large calendars. Using one is too overwhelming. Is anyone thinking of decorating an office? I'd love to add some color with the organizational tools I need. Here are some work spaces I'm fantasizing about. Elle Decor…
Not sure why I love a Chinese Chippendale pattern so much. Domino Magazine It might be a result of the many trips we took to colonial Williamsburg when I was a little girl....? elledecor.com Or it may have something to do with my love of history and architecture.....? walpolewoodworkers.com Maybe it's because the designs are simply beautiful? Baker Furniture Whatever the case, I love it. Classic. Timeless. Elegant. shopping.com We had Chinese Chippendale porch railings, a screen door, and a…
Dressed For A Dinner Party - Classic Casual Home
Recently, my friend, Debbie had a group of girlfriends from her old neighborhood over for dinner. Nothing like a dinner party to get your home in top form. Some of the ladies hadn’t seen her home before. (Unlike you, if you are a regular reader posted here and here). They got the...Read More »
The Chinoiserie Kitchen (Chinoiserie Chic)
House BeautifulA lovely white kitchen with blue and white accents and Chinese Chippendale counter stools.
HOME TOURS Archives | Luxe Interiors + Design
The breakfast area features a marble tile-covered wall and a built-in bench for seating. A pendant from Urban Archaeology suspends above a Labrum-designed table and vintage Milo Baughman chairs covered in an Edelman Leather material. Window treatments were fashioned with Fabricut linen.
If you've visited me here for any length of time, you will know that I am a self-proclaimed bibliophile. Fall may be one of my favorite seasons for just that reason, the stunning books which are released (and just in time for gift-giving)! On the top of my list this season is Markham Roberts second tome, 'Notes on Decorating,' published by Vendome Press. Markham Roberts trained with design royalty, under Mark Hampton, affirming his pedigree in the design field. Truly he is called a 'master…