A beautiful, simple home

Alec Baldwin and his wife, Hilaria have recently renovated an East Hampton shingle-style home.  Their abode is a modern day escape from city life.  It's beautiful, simple and has a calming effect with its predominately neutral colour palette, and the splashes of...

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How to make an Entrance

First impressions count.  Your entrance way and foyer provide the first impression that people will have of you and your home. It should give your visitors a glimpse of what to further expect, so a consistent theme through out is best. After all, it is the first room...

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Home Design and Style

I recently discovered that Ellen DeGeneres has a great eye for design, when I  purchased her new interiors book, simply called 'Home'. It showcases the many homes that she has purchased and renovated in California over the years. I thoroughly enjoyed the beautiful...

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A classic home Library

If you are lucky enough to have the space, you can never go wrong with a dedicated home library. I have a small library of my own and it's such a wonderful escape. All images have been sourced from www.architectureartdesigns.com and...

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Classical design in Europe

Europe has the most magnificent and delightful buildings with formally manicured gardens.  My favourite landscaping style is the sculptured green garden. I greatly admire their classical design traditions. All images are sourced from Pinterest.  ...

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A luxurious bathroom

This European style bathroom is absolutely breathtaking.  I personally love the aged finish on the walls and mirror. The rich burgundy velvet curtains and ottoman make the room feel very luxurious (you can never go wrong with this classic shade and its one of my...

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