Back to Provence

  We’ve shared images of this home –a favorite of mine– over the years but never a full tour until today.  Enjoy!   . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .    . . . . . . . . . . . .    . . .    […]

Holiday Glow

   May the beauty of the season be yours. Images via: Côté Sud Côté Ouest Art et Décoration Campagne Visit the HOLIDAY section of the emporium  and the APOTHECARY section for candles and essential oils .. See GIFTS we ♥ and GIFT WRAP we ♥ You might also like: The Very Best of Burl Ives Christmas including:  Silver […]

French Home and Essentially French

image via French Home by Josephine Ryan, photography by Claire Richardson  See FRENCH HOME in  the emporium -a collection of l&l favorites Where you will also find: ESSENTIALLY FRENCH by Josephine Ryan, photography by Claire Richardson & the ESSENTIALLY FRENCH  notebook, journal, address book and notecards  all featuring images from the book:  mini notebook with pocket journal […]

Design Daily – unusual light fixture

Côté Est, Sep-Nov 2005 magazine subscription: Maisons Côté Est (us)  ~ (fr) ~ (de) linen & lavender’s anniversary celebration continues with a second give-away on July 8th.  The lucky person drawn at random from all  followers and email subscribers will receive… The Home Within Us: Romantic Houses, Evocative Rooms You might also like this previous post:  The Home Within Us […]

Design Daily – still life drama

Image via Maisons Côté Ouest Oct-Nov 2001 linen & lavender .. Côté Ouest subscription in the emporium (us) ~ (de) see our new site:

Design Daily – Italian Style

Italian Style linen & lavender More Italian style in  the emporium…. Italian Country Living  .. (us) ~ (uk) ~ (ca) ~ (fr) ~ (de) ~ (it) ~ (es) Italian Rustic  (us) ~ (uk) ~ (ca) ~ (fr) ~ (de) ~ (it) ~ (es) Restoring a Home in Italy  (us) ~ (uk) ~ (ca) ~ (fr) ~ (de) ~ (it) ~ (es) see our new site:

Bringing Italy Home

A few lovely elements of Italian living from the pages of… Bringing Italy Home by Cheryl MacLachlan linen & lavender see our new site: Luciano Pitcher, Match Pewter

Design Daily – mantelpiece art

Nature’s art.  Always in style.   image via: Country Houses of Tuscany linen & lavender see our new site: .. by Barbara and René Stoeltie

Design Daily – Fresco

Marie Claire Maison Septembre 2006   A fresco (circa 1700) on the dining room wall of a converted monastery.I want one! see our new site:

Design Daily – Fabulous Flora.

Veranda Magazine linen & lavender One of my favorite things about Veranda is that they always have several pages featuring beautiful floral photography.       Veranda subscription in the emporium (us) in the emporium (de) see our new site:

Design Daily – drama by design

Maisons Côté Sud Dec 05-Jan 06 linen & lavender Such a striking image.  A favorite of mine. see our new site:

Design Daily – Feng Shui Your Life

Feng Shui Your Life by Jayme Barrett Photography by Jonn Coolidge Foreword by Mary Steenburgen “By infusing your environment with vibrant energy and symbols of beauty, love, success and bounty, your space becomes a living, breathing manifestation of the life you want to live:  a blueprint for your destiny.”  excerpt, page 8 To order this […]

Design Daily – unique stoppers

Les Héritiers image via  Maisons Côté Ouest A mercury antelope.   I didn’t know I wanted one but now I surely do. linen & lavender see our new site: