I am excited to share with you the face lift that we had on the outside of our house. First off choosing paint colors was a little harder than I would have thought, mostly when choosing the white. S
An Acadian Cottage | At Home in Arkansas
Architectural details typical of an Acadian-style Louisiana home influence a Heber Springs getaway on the Little Red River
Painted brick houses: what color to paint the brick? Real life examples, inspiration pictures, and the colors homeowners and designers use
One of the most popular posts I have ever written was about painted brick houses ( click here to see post ). I receive literally do...
All in the Details
Many times, the perfect home is found in the details. Architect Hank Long of Henry Sprott Long & Associates and designer Jenny Edwards of J. Edwards Interiors collaborated on a new home for clients requesting thoughtful details and personal, sophisticated style. The first issue to tackle: The home would have to be built on a […]
Stalking the Wheats
As most of my friends know, I have a slight (well, ok - it's not so slight) addiction to Starbucks coffee. Two or three (sometimes four or five - I can't lie) times a day I go to the drive-through Starbucks in my neighborhood, West University. Instead of driving there on the main streets, I drive down the side streets, admiring the homes on my way. I have a few favorite houses on my route and one, in particular, caught my attention as it was being built. At first it was the white stucco…
Renovation of the Year - My New Orleans
photographed by sara essex bradleyThe entry hall hosts a settee|!!| coffee table and painting by Louis St. Lewis from AKA Stella Gray; sconces are from Dop Antique. New wood floors from Liberty Lumber were added to original floors throughout the house. The same Irish Channel family owned a grand-looking Creole cottage for years – the last family member to live...
Exterior Paint Color Inspiration
Good Monday morning! Hope your week is off to a great start. I know Monday is typically a day most people dread. But this is one Mond...