antiques

Ooooh, That French Country Charm

There is simply nothing like that French Country charm… it’s dreamy, other-worldly, simply wonderful. Le Mas de Peint A 17th-Century Farmhouse in the Camargue, France photography: Ann Street Studio, NYC “It’s the time that you’ve wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important.”    – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, French writer and aviator (1900-1944) bonjourfrenchwords […]

Vintage, Rustic and Shabby Charm

A lovely of array of vintage and rustic finds to share with you today. The thing I really like the most about antiques and older vintage finds- is perhaps the “story” or history behind each item, along with the exquisite craftsmanship of days gone by, enjoy.   * I adore this… Melissa Levinson Antiques 19th C. Italian Painted Credenza […]

House of Charm: Bassett House

BASSET HOUSE, SWINDON, UK Sharing today this gorgeous country manor in Swindon, UK. Set on 71 acres on the edge of the Marlborough Downs, this home is a beautiful example of a neo-classical Grade II listed country house. Oozing with charm,  the house has an entrance front to the west comprising of three bays with a […]

COOL Space

Sharing with you today images from a very old Monastery in the UK. The space now has been transformed into a combination of rustic, eclectic and industrial styles. With an abundance of antiques and fantastic furnishings and art – the end result is simply beyond cool. A very cool space from the Shoot Factory. ARTHUR, […]

House Beautiful: A Country Dream

Sharing today a stunning home renovation by Neumann Lewis Buchanan Architects in Talbot County, Maryland. This historical farm was brought back to life in a magnificent manner, simply love it!   ESTABLISHED in the late 17th century, Lombardy is a 252-acre farm with extensive frontage on the Miles River in Talbot County, Maryland.  Over a […]

Simply, wonderful. Hepburn House

    More wonderful photos to share today from the “Hepburn House” located in Tunbridge Wells, UK. Looking at this fabulous manor makes me realize how much I adore white interiors. These interiors are not just plain, white walls… they are divine.  The architectural details, the moldings, the open spaces — it all comes together […]

Stunning Southern Home

  Inside Tara Shaw’s Breathtaking—and Very European—New Orleans Home   Tara Shaw has stayed true to her native Louisiana, long ago becoming one of New Orleans’s leading lights in design, but she just can’t stay away from Europe. During the past 25 years she’s taken countless Continental jaunts in search of treasures for her antiques and interior design businesses and […]

House Beautiful : Accent AQUA BLUE HUE

Open Armchair Louis XVI     This Louis XVI open armchair has carved and molded frame with inset rosettes above the legs, gold painted gilt, and velvet upholstery. from Paris. chairish.com       Today, a plethora of “Aqua Blue”… and a few more of it’s hues, in home, art and interior design.   I […]