Some of our favorite things for an elegant and stylish Valentine’s Day: pretty table cloth, Pomegranate; Vintage Ralph Lauren Plate, Replacements.com; Romantic period film, Bright Star; Whimsical fabric, Menagerie by Schumacher; Romantic Poets book set, Everyman’s Library Edition; Beautiful bathroom for a long soak in the tub, Rose Uniacke Design; Sweater, Francis Valentine; Tulips (instead […]
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It’s easy to get overwhelmed with the thought of Thanksgiving, all the food shopping, the meal preparation, the cooking itself, and the presentation (not to mention the cleaning up!). But if we really think about it Thanksgiving is just about gathering together, enjoying comfort food, and counting our blessings. And it has managed, somehow, to […]
A wreath with a bow is akin to a shoe with a bow: it can look chic or it can look silly. Most years I forgo the bows on my Christmas wreaths (but I do wear them on my shoes). This year however, given the strangeness and sadness (let’s call it what it is), it’s […]
I find myself drawn to this room for several reasons, but first and foremost it is the painted floors (because we have been discussing them around here and how they might be a solution to very old and worn out hardwoods that probably can’t take another sanding). And there is always the appeal of all-white […]