Imagine sitting by this windowsill. A vanilla candle burning and seasonal greens adorned in twinkling lights nearby. Outside, a cold and beautiful winter landscape. But you are here, inside, warm, cosy and snug .
This is more "grand" than you usually associate with the word, but the warm rich wallcovering, the deep oriental rug & the fireplace all spell cozy to me. Bring in books, leather wing chairs & even a throw & the elements just add up.
In the past, the hearth or fireplace was an essential part of country living. Most people cooked in their fireplaces and used them as an essential source of heat. Even though fireplaces are common features in many modern homes, they… Continue Reading →