rustic charm

It’s WOOLY Wonderful

“I have worked with wool all my life as a designer. There’s so much more to it than knitwear – it’s an amazingly versatile material and can be used in so many different ways from chic to rustic. “ – Donatella Versace  Revelry sheepyhollows overtherainbowyarn Stitching “The bosom can ache beneath diamond brooches; and many […]

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 […]

French Rustic Charm: Camellas-Lloret

More wonderful photography to share today from Jamie Beck of Ann Street Studio Photography. She gives a wonderful glimpse into the rustic, country charm of  Camellas-Lloret, a bed breakfast located in Cathare village of Montréal, France. Camellaw-Lloret Ann Street Studio: “Taking a break from Provence’s summer heat, I wanted some time to explore the Languedoc region in the South […]

threads and things

Masha Andrianov Moscow, Russia Mandy Pattullo Mandy Pattullo is a textile artist and printmaker who works from a studio in a converted manse in Northumberland. Vintage pins Book on a String by Jade Pegier ruedebeautre Textile Artist and Printmaker: Mandy Pattullo dekonstruktivisme Textile Artist and Printmaker: Mandy Pattullo NOVELTY LABEL “I’M OUT FOR THE NIGHT When I’m […]

Rustic Country Getaway: Camellas-Lloret, France

Fabulous country photography to share today from Jamie Beck of Ann Street Studio Photography. Camellas-Lloret   A charming five bedroom, 18th-century bed and breakfast located in Cathare village of Montréal, France.   Ann Street Studio:   “Taking a break from Provence’s summer heat, I wanted some time to explore the Languedoc region in the South of France […]

House of Charm

Charming home and decor to inspire you today! I adore this red settee against the dark wall with vintage portraits… charming. English Country Cottage Your Flame Still Burns – Photographer Jeff Stanford – Buy Fine Art Print via:leecarolineart.blogspot.co.nz Antique gilded french mirror “Carrots” — love this! Etsy Shop: Food Photography by Regan Baroni Photo  via::tinamo shabbyechiclife  Collage “ROSE”, W. Strempler, 2016 stremplerart […]

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 […]

tearing the pages

    “Scattered through the ordinary world there are books and artifacts and perhaps people who are like doorways into impossible realms, of impossible and contradictory truth.”     – Jorge Luis Borges.     december   “Wisdom comes with winters.”   – Oscar Wilde   Beatrice Oettinger / Salomos Body – Beeswax on silk Song of […]