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Friday find: Quilts from Darjeeling Cotton

Friday find: Quilts from Darjeeling Cotton

Posted by on Aug 19, 2011 in Decorating, Design, Shopping | 0 comments

One of the things keeping me busy this summer was an amazing vacation in Virginia where the boys enjoyed all sorts of traditional ‘boy’ activities such as crabbing, fishing, building sandcastles, foraging for bugs (of which there were plenty) and the like. Meanwhile, the girls, took advantage of being officially in the South and escaped to the...

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Hopsack chic

Hopsack chic

Posted by on Mar 16, 2010 in Decorating, Design, Design memes | 4 comments

There’s something very satisfying about using natural materials and textures in design. Take this room, via Kika Reichart, for instance. A simple color scheme and sparse furnishing leap into life with the use of tactile surfaces and fabrics made from linen, wool, plywood, sisal and hessian. I’ve always loved this look and longed to have the...

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