Cottage home Decor Ideas
Designer Ken Fulk replaced one big coffee table with two African drum tables while watching Ralph Lauren couch in living room of a California cottage. "They're much better for traffic movement than one particular huge knee-knockers, and simply relocated to anywhere we truly need all of them, " claims Fulk. The galvanized metallic French bistro seats round the classic dining table are from the Sundance catalog.
Classic Blue and White
Designer Tom Stringer calls the rehab of this north Michigan pond cottage Renovation-Lite, because he consciously avoided overhauling its charming eccentricities. A coffee dining table created by Stringer holds piles of old nationwide Geographics. "They added an ideal yellow punch. They are therefore classic — similar to blue and white. But we additionally understood they would be great rainy-day reading, " he says.
Designer Myra Hoefer kept the colors neutral inside all-American cottage. She added bright accents by means of orange and blue throw pillows. Also created by Gina Gattuso. Featured in Summer 2006 problem.
Nantucket Family Area
The revealed rafters and roofing boards associated with the family room had been kept in their initial condition to retain the experience of a circa-1900 fisherman's cottage. Created by Gary McBournie. Featured in August 2007 issue.
Designer Myra Hoefer and Gina Gattuso relaxed formal pieces of furniture, like these Louis XVI chairs, by upholstering all of them in raffia with normal muslin cushions. Featured in June 2006 concern.
Useful Table and Seats
In this Nantucket cottage, the solid blue material regarding the chairs, Romo's Linara, "is useful for sticky small fingers because it features most texture, lots of weaving, " states designer T. Keller Donovan. Dining table and chairs from John Andrew. Featured in-may 2008 concern.
East Hampton Dining Area
The dining area of an East Hampton cottage, fashion designer Tom Scheerer created wraparound scenic wallpaper by enlarging a Currier & Ives printing of Newport Harbor. When you look at the enchanting break fast part of the room, fabric cushions add height to a linen-covered Empire settee to suit traditional chairs pulled as much as the customized dining table. Featured in August 2008 issue.
Harvest Dining Table
An 18th-century American harvest table with exclusive paint and 19th-century American shawl-back chairs instantly warm-up this classic white kitchen area, "demand central of a tremendously active family" in a unique York summer cottage, fashion designer Robin Bell says. Featured in-may 2008 problem.
Napa Valley Kitchen
This tiny cooking area in a Napa Valley ranch cottage features open racks, in the place of upper cupboards, to give it an airy feel. Designer and homeowner Ken Fulk spotted the vintage professional pendant lights in the Paris flea marketplace. Featured in July 2008 issue.
French Chef Pierre Decorative Toothpick Holder Figurine with Faux Wicker Basket Display Stand and Gourmet Bread Accents for Country Cottage Kitchen Decor As Collectible Housewarming Gifts
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