Creative and Artistic

“Today again I am hardly myself. It happens over and over.”   — Mary Oliver, from New And Selected Poems, Volume Two     Paper Doll Presents – The Pale Rook Brushes in Jar, chalk drawing series rixrexrix, June 2015   “The wild ones are hard to save.  They’ve usually been through so much by the time […]

The Golden Age

Step Inside Jean-Louis Remilleux’s Antique-Filled Château   French filmmaker Jean-Louis Remilleux fills his Burgundy Château with 18th-century glories, from fine gilt-wood furnishings to ancien régime portraits Architectural Digest Photography: Pascal Chevallier Château de Digoine:   A French national heritage site in southern Burgundy wrapped by nearly 250 acres of fields and forest and located 70 minutes […]

Fresh Home Beautiful: Light and Lovely

Springtime is a time of renewal. Today, some beautiful, light and lovely home and garden inspiration, enjoy. Georgia O’Keeffe ‘Abstraction White Rose’ 1927 Oil on canvas, 36 x 30 in. (91.4 x 76.2 cm) Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe, New Mexico Gift, The Burnett Foundation and The Georgia O’Keeffe Foundation via:myinnerlandscape via:barsanworld Crystal Drum In […]

Blue Home Blu-tiful

Oh the beautiful blues… wonderful interior and art inspiration today, enjoy. So vibrant, fresh and beautiful. flickr, this is glamorous A magnificent eight light mid-Victorian blue cut glass overlaid chandelier with gilt decoration . The baluster thumb cut stem with fountain and trumpet shaped pieces the lower turnover container terminating with finial. The main arm plate […]


Nancy Taylorlynch Interior Design Carolyne Rohm Elle Decor March 2008 Architectural Digest Home Design Show WolfHome’s beautiful silk fabric Louis XV style settee carved walnut French The Exclusive Cake Shop Veranda Shabby Chic Girl’s Bedroom With Pink-Striped Canopy Curtains hgtv Colorful, Patterned, Hardwood Floor Tiles Mirth Studio Traditional meets modern when classic interior decor […]

In the end.

Detail of Portrait of a Young Sculptor (possibly Baccio Bandinelli) by Agnolo Bronzino (1540-1550)       In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how gently you lived, and how gracefully you let go of the things not meant for you.   – Buddha       by Ann Wood , “Iago […]

Red Elegance

    Red and Elegant:  Home, art and fashion inspiration. Enjoy and have a wonderful weekend.       Architectural Digest Proenza Schouler Fall 2015 Architectural Digest Marc Jacobs Fall 2015 Carl Moll, Rosen Iris van Herpen Fall 2015 The Dining Room of the Patino apartment. Photo by Marina Faust for Architectural Digest. Julien Macdonald […]

Ballet Beautiful

Edgar Degas Second soloist Hannah Fischer of The National Ballet of Canada © Kiran West Diana Vishneva Diana Vishneva Edgar Degas pointe Edgar Degas Maria Shirinkina Vladimir Shklyarov One of the most adorable ballet couples right now, Maria Shirinkina and Vladimir Shklyarov. Photos copyright Alex Gouliaev. Shklyarov in rehearsal for Le Jeune Homme et la […]