House Beautiful: Accent Orange

A warm and welcoming living room, designed by Windsor Smith. Raimonds Staprans (American, b. 1926), Four Leftover Oranges from the Bygone Good Old Times 2011. Oil on canvas, 36 x 48 in. House Beautiful Oscar de la Renta, Fine China New Orleans home of Jane Scott Hodges Linens and drapery in orange and lavender make […]

a little romance

  “Know that love is truly timeless.”    ― Mary M. Ricksen     Antique textile. The silk above was part of a deconstructed gown…10 full selvedge to selvedge 42 inch long panels (and two half panels) of beautiful brocaded French silk taffeta. trouvais via:showstudio     “There are some experiences in life they haven’t invented the […]

House Beautiful: In the Green Room

 * * “When the green woods laugh with the voice of joy, And the dimpling stream runs laughing by; When the air does laugh with our merry wit, And the green hill laughs with the noise of it.”    * * – William Blake    * * Penelope Settee     * * Sten Oscar Rundgren […]

It’s Glamorous

* * *    * * *  MICAM International Trade Show for shoes Photography: Ann Street Studio Darlin’ * * *      * * *  TITLE:  ” BUT DARLING….” BY ZSAZSA BELLAGIO details here:  artpassionzsazsabellagio * * *  Vogue meoooow Details at Christian Dior Resort    Photography: Ann Street Studio Inez Van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin exhibition […]

Shabby Vintage Oh so Charming

French Country Living Antiques Kotomi on Flickr via:fleurage Camden Passage Market Kotomi on Flickr via:vestidoslindosatelier Frida van Boxtel at Kunst & Antiek Weekend – Naarden 2014 Kotomi on Flickr via:fleurage via:fleurage Josephine Ryan Antiques Kotomi on Flickr via:fleurage Alexander McQueen – Paris Fashion Week / Spring 2016 via:fleurage Mason Artefact @ The Decorative Fair, Battersea […]

In the PINK Room

I do love pink. Happy Valentine’s Day.xoxo * * “Pink is a beautiful color, because it is one of the colors that the sun makes at twilight and in the dawns.”    ― C. JoyBell C.    * * via:thisisglamorous Spring II by Sandy Welch via everythingjustpurelovely   “Flower petals in the breeze look like a […]

House Beautiful: Pale Pink Pretty

I adore pale pink interiors— some divine home and decor inspiration this Friday, enjoy. via:lacarolita via:lacarolita Dreamy shabby pale pink BARCELONE Sofa in Pale Pink washed linen Michela Sorrentino via:thisisglamorous via:afkfurniture Kate Forman – Pink Sophia – Cushion etsy shop:MAISIEV via:hgtv Dessert Plates ($56 for set of two) Suite One Studio via:birminghamhomeandgarden via:coolchicstylefashion Merge Design […]

Roses are Red

* * “But he who dares not grasp the thorn  Should never crave the rose.”    ― Anne Brontë * *      * * Red Velvet by Kate Scott , Flickr LOU bra and briefs * *   “It is the time you have wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important.”    ― Antoine […]