9.16.2013

Vintage Shutters: Inspiration for a Bedroom


Vintage shutters, such as this wonderful shutter in Rome, bring to any room a romantic flare that adds both texture and scale.

9.08.2013

1920s: Vintage Bathroom Styles

Vintage bathroom from the 1920's, from Studio, Garden and Bungalow


In researching a bathroom remodel, I found some vintage home magazines from the mid-1920's that show in great detail how well planned and decorative bathrooms had become by that time.

9.07.2013

Old Bike in the Garden



Sometimes how nature reclaims our own scattered trash can be as lovely as what we try to create on our own.  This unused bike along a roadside in Giverny, France now spends its days with ivy in her front basket.  A fitting end to a long life of good use riding French country roads.