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A NOLA home by Tara Shaw via Veranda 14

The flagstone pool surround complements the graceful curves of the terrace. Chaises with cushions in a Sunbrella fabric, bench, and chairs, David Sutherland;

TOUR: A Twist Of Fate Turned Stunning NOLa Home / Photography by Max Kim-Bee

TOUR: A Twist Of Fate Turned Stunning NOLa Home

After landing her dream house in a twist of fate, New Orleans tastemaker Tara Shaw can't imagine her cherished collection of European antiques living anywhere else.

After tastemaker Tara Shaw landed her dream home in New Orleans, there was just one thing to do: decorate. See how she infused the space with European charm.

TOUR: A Twist Of Fate Turned Stunning NOLa Home

Inside Tara Shaw’s Breathtaking—and Very European—New Orleans Home

Inside Tara Shaw’s Breathtaking—and Very European—New Orleans Home

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347 Likes, 11 Comments - Tara Shaw (@tarashawdesign) on Instagram: “Someone looks happy to finally be past the dog days of summer! Wishing I could spend my…”

347 Likes, 11 Comments - Tara Shaw (@tarashawdesign) on Instagram: “Someone looks happy to finally be past the dog days of summer! Wishing I could spend my…”

French Quarter. New Orleans, Louisiana. -- would love to go during Mardi Gras!

New Orleans, Louisiana. I walk by this corner building everyday on the way to work.

Inside Tara Shaw's Breathtaking New Orleans Home: 18th century Venetian corner cabinet, 19th century Belgian still life, Swedish drop-leaf table, dining room chairs and a grey banquette from Tara Shaw Maison

Inside Tara Shaw’s Breathtaking—and Very European—New Orleans Home

Inside Tara Shaw's Breathtaking New Orleans Home: century Venetian corner cabinet, century Belgian still life, Swedish drop-leaf table, dining room chairs and a grey banquette from Tara Shaw Maison

Tara stood a statue from Avignon (“probably 16th century—it’s worm-eaten and petrified in the back,” she says) by the living room windows, which look out on a saltwater pool. Eighty trees line the property’s perimeter, giving it a sense of privacy.

Inside Tara Shaw’s Breathtaking—and Very European—New Orleans Home

Tara stood a statue from Avignon (“probably century—it’s worm-eaten and petrified in the back,” she says) by the living room windows, which look out on a saltwater pool. Eighty trees line the property’s perimeter, giving it a sense of privacy.

All-neutral living room with ivory, antiqued gold and wood accents.

Inside Tara Shaw’s Breathtaking—and Very European—New Orleans Home

Design Chic - We’re a mother and daughter from North Carolina who believe that orchestrating your ideal life, finding purpose and becoming your best self all begin at home.

Tara Shaw - queen of neutrals: Typically, I work in neutrals for interiors and wear black or cream (I travel a lot and it takes the planning out of packing!) But I think each space calls for a fresh idea; never cookie cutter.

Tara Shaw - queen of neutrals: Typically, I work in neutrals for interiors and wear black or cream (I travel a lot and it takes the planning out of packing!) But I think each space calls for a fresh idea; never cookie cutter.

Willow Decor: Tara Shaw Maison -The New Classics (selling in Covington, LA)

Willow Decor: Tara Shaw Maison -The New Classics (selling in Covington, LA)