To give the details of the photo shoot and how everything happened, I need to flash back to June. After I determined that the e-mail coming from Better Homes & Gardens wasnt' a scam, excitement turned to nausea when I realized a professional camera lens would be in the house. The plan was that the magazine would be sending a field editor, or scout, to the house to look around, set up some camera angles and take some shots. I had about two weeks to get things ready. At that point, I had just…
From the deepest brown to the palest gray -- and everything in between -- neutrals are anything but boring. Browse our gallery of neutral-toned rooms to see all the different effects these shades can impart.
Top 21 Summer Colors and How to Use Them
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From mysterious doors and secret rooms to hidden passageways and nature's portals, my sense is that you and I have an unquenchable thirst for this stuff, so here are 30 of my favourites that I'd like to show you, freshly fished from the rabbit hole that is the internet... Behind the bookshelf 1.
Home Decorating: Beach-Inspired - Better Homes & Gardens - BHG.com
A reinterpretation of beach decorating and plenty of color splashes in bold, trendy shades create a cottage that's both inviting and stylish.
a thank you and a secret finally revealed...
This is a two part post... I want to thank all of you who left such wonderful comments about our feature in Rue Magazine. Rue's Executive Editor, Anne Sage and I have been friends since I discovered her blog The City Sage, over 2 years ago. It was such a...
Neutral Ground - Design Chic
In exteriors and interiors, nature and beyond, neutrals provide the perfect backdrop and ideal palette for laid-back yet gracious living.