Charming Country Estate: Faringdon House

A fabulous, country manor in England to share today.  The home: “Faringdon House” is filled with history, antiques, and vintage charm.   The front door to the house with a sign requesting that all hats be removed.   Faringdon House   Oxfordshire, England     A building that is curious in character: an arcaded villa in the […]

Home Sweet Home: Country Fresh

I simply love this country home in Hampshire, England. Besides the fact that it’s a simply dreamy estate – the home has such a fresh, clean and bright feel to it. The interior has white-washed walls, wide, rustic wooden flooring and beams, along with simple and oh so charming decor and furnishings. The garden has […]

The Most Enchanting French Manor

A lovely, lovely French retreat to share today, called “The Manoir” in France.   This beautiful estate is a stunning 14th/15th Century Manor with a chapel and an 18th century Pigeonnie tower. The main house has a living room, dining room and 5 bedrooms.   Pigeonnie tower has living space and with a charming bedroom. […]

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  “What is the point of being alive if you don’t at least try to do something remarkable?”     – John Green, An Abundance of Katherines     via:lecarredebuis Maria Khoreva (@marachok on Instagram) of Vaganova Ballet Academy Frederico Garcia Lorca “It was a strange winter and nothing and everything happened.”   Gertrude Stein, The Autobiography […]

An American Farmhouse

A beautiful and fresh home to share today from Architect Donald Lococo. This American Farmhouse is located in Mclean, Virginia and uses reclaimed wood to create a modern take on the “farmhouse”. It’s light and airy, rustic and wonderful. Enjoy. THIS NEW HOME IS INCORPORATED INTO A SITE IN MCLEAN THAT PRESERVES ONE OF VIRGINIA’S DISAPPEARING […]

Rustic Home and Kitchen

  Some beautiful rustic home and decor inspiration today. Rustic- Vintage Wall Decor RUSTIC KITCHEN BY ELVIS RESTAINO In Gerard Butler’s Manhattan loft, the kitchen’s cabinetry and backsplash were fashioned from leftover flooring materials. Architectural Digest Luminesta Chandelier Inspired by the Osprey birds nests she saw while living in the Hamptons in NY, the artisan […]

Vintage Shabby Charm

Love that vintage, rustic charm– all things shabby and unique! Josephine Ryan Antiques – Chelsea, London 18-19th c letters Peter Gabriëlse’s collection Kotomi Museum Willet-Holthuysen Trinket   Mister Finch The Reading Rooms – Margate Kotomi Kotomi ‘The Midnight Meeting’ Mister Finch via:brocantebyursi Kotomi Owl Child Mister Finch The Reading Rooms – Margate Kotomi via:brocantebyursi Town […]

Home Sweet Home: French Cottage Charm

French Regency-Style Cottage House Tour When the owners of this Wiltshire cottage bought it in 2015, its dilapidated state was one of its most attractive qualities; they wanted a renovation project, and this place, with its quiet garden and beautiful trees, was an enticing prospect. Enthusiastic from the outset, the work took less than a […]