White Warm Minimal Coastal Sophisticated Design Inspiration

The snow is falling here in the heartland, where my heart is dreaming of warmer temperatures and white waves. The loveliness of White Warm Minimal…

French Fantasy House Build: A Timeless Tranquil Home Favorite

With a plethora of swoonworthy houses, why return to a handful of special ones time and time again? Maybe since there are only a few…

Jeffrey Dungan Architecture, Authenticity, and Awe

We have explored the inspiring timeless design of Jeffrey Dungan before. Yet every time I interact with images of this artist’s work or commentary from…

27 Sensible Decor Ideas Inspired by Luxurious French Country Mansions

I don’t live in a luxurious manse, and maybe they aren’t on your radar either. So what is the point in curiously peering inside the…

Which Scottsdale French Country Inspired Home Would You Choose?

While I’m spending a few more days near Scottsdale, let’s have a little fun peeking inside luxurious homes here on the market I’ll never be…

SEGRETO impressions: Making a Mark With Living Works of Heart

Segreto Impressions: Making a Mark With Living Works of Heart is bound to enlighten and awe you with glimpses from the new book by Leslie Sinclair.…

Mastering Elegant Rustic Refined European Country Interiors, Cont’d

We continue our exploration of European country design principles (which began HERE) with photo gallery inspiration from a home beautifully and authentically reflecting them. Chateau…

Mastering Elegant Rustic Refined European Country Style

Years ago, proprietor Ruth Gay of Houston-based Chateau Domingue was building this amazing home with Old World style. However, securing antique construction materials and reclaimed…

What is Bespoke Kitchen Design? Let’s Dig Deeper and …

“Bespoke” is one of those upper crust Britishspeak adjectives which was formerly associated exclusively with fashion yet became increasingly paired with interior design, food, and…

Timeless and Refined Belgian Design, Enchanting Gardens and Bespoke Interiors …

Why should French country, English country, and American country design styles so often steal all the glory on this site when understated BELGIAN BEAUTY is…

Breathtaking French Château Tour in Provence With Dramatic Eclectic …

We’re stepping inside an unforgettable Provençal gem–a restored 19th century Avignon château just steps from the Palais des Papes. This Breathtaking French Château Tour in Provence…

Historic Charleston Mansion Exteriors and Gardens: Walking & Carriage Tour of …

We recently took a roadtrip from our home in Northern Illinois to the Southeast, and after a day in Charlotte, we headed to beautiful Charleston.…