“I love lavender—both the color and the smell. And the sound (be quiet so you can hear it).”
― Jarod Kintz, Whenever You’re Gone, I’m Here For You
“When hope is fleeting, stop for a moment and visualize, in a sky of silver, the crescent of a lavender moon. Imagine it — delicate, slim, precise, like a paper-thin slice from a cabochon jewel.
It may not be very useful, but it is beautiful.
And sometimes it is enough.”
― Vera Nazarian, The Perpetual Calendar of Inspiration
Jewel-toned upholstry and silk wall hangings complement Gulgun’s collection of Arabic art and calligraphy.
photographed by Birgitta Wolfgang Drejer for Country Style Australia
Lavender Dreams by Jean Isard
InteriorDesign: French cane-backed velvet settee
“There are some things, after all, that Sally Owens knows for certain: Always throw spilled salt over your left shoulder. Keep rosemary by your garden gate. Add pepper to your mashed potatoes. Plant roses and lavender, for luck. Fall in love whenever you can.”
― Alice Hoffman, Practical Magic