When You Need the Perfect Linen Slipcovered Chairs & Linen Upholstered …

In the spirit of timeless and tranquil decor inspiration–which is what I am forever drawn to as an admirer of beautiful interiors–here is a resource…

How to Decorate a Room Without Breaking the Bank: Low …

Lately, my attention has turned toward resources and ideas for low cost decorating to keep our wallets happy and fat. This story with frugal French…

La Vie Est Belle & Charming French Inspired Finds!

La Vie Est Belle & Charming French Inspired Finds introduces a book by Henrietta Heald (all photos from this lovely book © Ryland Peters &…

8 Rustic Yet Refined Country French Decorating Ideas

The French are surely masters at rustic yet refined beautiful style, and today’s Rustic Yet Refined Country French Decorating Ideas celebrates that tasteful mix we…

Interior Design Inspiration Timeless Favorites in May

Interior Design Inspiration Timeless Favorites in May is a round up of some of the beautiful decor, design ideas, house tours, renovation stories, and soulful…

Rustic Old World Style Wood Doors: Photos & Ideas

Years ago, I had a thing for old chairs and just COULD NOT resist tossing every curbside broken chair in my trunk. (Who am I…

French Farmhouse Design Inspiration: Provence Villa

The snow is frightfully falling, the temperatures are dropping into the 20’s here in Northern Illinois, and the daffodils are not pleased. I’m about to…

European Cottage Bedroom With Rustic Simplicity!

If you’re a seasoned reader of the blog, this could be a yawn so dig into my archives for interior design to inspire! But if…

White Rustic Coastal Cottage Decorating Charm

White Rustic Coastal Cottage Decorating Charm brings you gorgeous shabby chic style, vintage whimsy, and unfussy country design inspiration. The designers who created this sweet…

15 Awesome Everyday Essentials for My Kitchen

When you downsize by half as we did, it means editing your belongings and even what you consider to be ‘essentials’ out of necessity. What…

24 French Country Chandeliers: Save or Splurge?

24 French Country Chandeliers: Save or Splurge? is eye candy for admirers of beautiful Country French inspired romantic lighting. I am in the market for…

French Dream Home: Belgian and Swedish Style

We recently toured a fabulous French cottage with interiors thoughtfully designed with greys, blues, and greens by the author of Decor de Provence blog, and…