Shabby Brocante Charm

      Shabby chic, rustic… charming – love it all.         Etsy Shop: Burlap Luxe Andi LaVine Arnovitz The Dress of the Unfaithful Wife The Dress of the Unfaithful Wife refers to a passage in the Old Testament which elaborates on a procedure performed on a woman whose husband accuses her of adultery. […]

House of CHARM

Inside Artist Frank Faulkner’s Magical 18th-Century Home   via:One Kings Lane     The artist and interior designer Frank Faulkner has bought and lived in so many houses in New York’s Columbia County, he has been called both “architecturally promiscuous” and “a shelter slut”—information he shares with a smile. In true Don Juan fashion, he […]

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. […]

love, rouge.

  “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 […]