poetic wanderlust christmas- plaid, greens, wicker, fruit...what a happy , lovely welcoming mix of love!!   Mrs Peeks Farmhouse

Plaid pillows make for a comfy Christmas porch. Looks like I am going to be sewing some Winter Pillows for the Wicker Chairs on our Porch.

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Lavender has one of the most beautiful smells, it is a famous plant, but also the very curative plant, resistant to drought and perfect for a variety of gardens.

Tea Time in Blue & White: Victoria magazine (June '98/'00)

Blue Violet tea cups and wedding lace cake on a blue glass pedestal? Great for our tea parties!

from Victoria magazine

Splendid Sass: VICTORIA CLASSICS ~ MONOGRAMS These linens are great looking but will demand time to wash and iron. In this century, a task this generation unwilling to undertake.

A Cup of Tea and the BBC.

Read our editor's essay on enjoying a favorite dessert inspired by a BBC series.

Victoria magazine article on Practical Magic 2

Practical Magic: A Victorian House Fit for a Witch

I f**king love the aunts house in practical magic. And the garden and the apothecary store. Victoria magazine article on Practical Magic 2

Beautiful Book Cover

Reminds me of the wonderful "Victoria" magazine years. Such a poetic time for beautiful music and soft touches in detailing homes.

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Three Recipes for an Olde English Christmas

A how-to on the classic dessert, Figgy Pudding, inspired by Charles Dickens's beloved holiday tale, A Christmas Carol. First time I have ever laid my eyes on figgy pudding.

Dreaming of a white Christmas - and a gorgeously decorated house to go with it! ❄️❄️

Shop Christmas decorations and holiday decor at Frontgate, from elegant Christmas wreaths and garlands to pre-lit trees, festive outdoor displays and more.

Gracias por los momentos que nos regalan alegria.

look at my kitten! happy little girl in red plaid coat holding a kitten, smiling