love the two floor layout, and the bookshelves upstairs. love the ceiling detail

The exact stone I used on my new fireplace. I love the sitting area layout also!

> > > Robert Abbey Bling Chandelier - Contemporary - living room - Jennifer Brouwer Design - Like the rough tile on the wall, but would prefer a stone fireplace with this tile or a medium/dark gray tile as a back splash.

How to make a picket fence: A white picket fence is a classic front-yard look, and it works just as well with a country house as a city one.

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barefootstyling.com  Bathroom in white with black details

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Now I know where all those books could move into!  stairway,storage ideas,space saving storage,

Love the idea of the different sized shelves. Love this idea for basement or loft stairs. Great storage for books, games, etc.

And access to the basement, only when you need it.

It will serve as not only part of my deck, but I want to be able to access basement storage area from outside.

An inspirational image from Farrow & Ball. hardwick white no 5

Farrow & Ball Hardwick White 5 - Living Room painted in Hardwick White. Wish my living room was this tidy

A fireplace and cozy seating in the kitchen? Yes, please! {Photography by Virginia Macdonald}


Croma Design Virginia Macdonald Photography - Modern kitchen design with marble slab modern fireplace, charcoal gray wool rug, Moroccan tray table and twin accent chairs.

The entrance to Dolores Del Rio's breathtaking Art Deco Hollywood home.  My grandmother was named after this Hollywood star.

A stepped door surround at the front entrance of a Los Angeles home designed by Cedric Gibbons for his wife, actress Dolores del Rio.

Hedge of #Limelight #Hydrangeas. Read on for more pictures and information . . .

The Last On The Limelight Hydrangeas: Given that close to 7000 gardeners have read my last post on hydrangeas in the past few days, I am encouraged to write again. I went back out last night to rephotograph my hydrangeas with a specif…