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Vogue Living: White on White Decor


There’s a lovely feature on the home of Sydney woman Wendy Paterson in this month’s Vogue Living Australia, showcasing her taste for simplicity… Paterson spends her weekends “fossicking” for treasures at flea markets and antique stores. She tells Vogue Living: “I always want my home to be better on Monday than it is on Friday […]

A Small Cottage (with cats)


This is how our house looks at the moment…. (Previous places where we’ve lived. Also with cats.)

A Paris Studio: Small Space Inspiration


I love the stylish use of space in this one room Paris apartment… I stack my books too — not always a good idea when you need a book at the bottom of the pile. In this space, they seem like sculptural art.

Sarah Jane Down the Lane


Lately I’ve been bookmarking Pinterest files in my toolbar. Here are some of the photos from one that I’m obsessed with: Sara Jane’s “Down the Lane.” The file belongs to “stylist, creative consultant, visual storyteller” Sarah Prall. She bookmarks interiors…and the requisite deer photos… Peeling fences and tattered quilts…. Old-fashioned dilapidates… Still Lifes… Colorful knits […]

My Modern Vintage Decor Obsession


If given the chance, I would paint every wall and floor in our house white.  Of course my spouse objects, saying white floors aren’t  practical.  But I disagree. I painted a bathroom floor once with several thick coats of white deck paint and it was easy to clean with bleach.  I found the photos of […]

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