traditional home

A Gorgeous Kitchen With A Soaring Ceiling

A greenhouse-style ceiling inspired this Westport, Connecticut Kitchen   (I really love this kitchen!} Traditional Home Written by Amy Elbert Photography: John Bessler Soaring glass ceilings at the British Museum in London and the Passage Verdeau in Paris captured the imagination of interior designer Joan Nemirow. So when she and her husband, Bruce, began building […]

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 […]

A Pastel Farmhouse

A Pastel Palette Turns A Farmhouse Into A Getaway via:luxesource.com Continuity. It might not be the first thing you think about when you enter a house, but if there are no touchstones to draw your eye to, chances are you’ll notice. Of the myriad ways to make that connection — repeating wood finishes or establishing […]

English Country Charm in Greenwich, NY

  English Country Charm in Greenwich, NY   Someday we’ll have a scavenger hunt,” says Diana Steinman, pointing to the stone facing her Greenwich home. Reclaimed from structures in Chinese villages set to be flooded by the damming of a river, the stones are inscribed with Chinese characters, a harlequin pattern and even a woman’s […]

House Beautiful: Monticello Replica

A mansion modeled after Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello plantation (pictured) has sold at auction for $2.1million The 10,000 square foot replica house (pictured) in Somers, Connecticut, was built by Friendly’s Ice Cream co-founder S. Prestley Blake Spacious Kitchen Marble top counters give the kitchen a luxurious feel. Nestled in nine acres of land, the property has […]

Home Sweet Home: Beige Beautiful

“BEIGE”  anything but boring. Beautiful, soothing, elegant – classic. Simply gorgeous home and art inspiration today – it’s all about BEIGE. Designer: Tara Shaw home Jordan Wolfson Director’s Chair, 1998 “I sometimes use natural grass-cloth wallpaper, but a cheaper alternative that can give the same effect is a beige wall.” — Amie Weitzman “I love […]

House Beautiful: Fresh, Traditional and Chic

Sharing today a lovely home designed by  ML INTERIOR DESIGNS. ML INTERIOR DESIGNS: ABOUT MARISA: Marisa Lafiosca has had a lifelong passion for design.    The daughter of a buyer for Saks Fifth Avenue, she grew up captivated by the world of fashion and early on developed a sensibility for style and color.    After […]

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 […]