East Beach House: Charming Home Tour

Today's charming home tour features a beauty on the beach! I fell head over heels in love with this east beach house when I saw it. Decorated by interior designer Phoebe Howard, known as a foremost authority on Southern style, it oozes simple charm from every room. I think you'll love all the details and comfortable styling! beach style sofas and sectionals   I first came across the east beach house last week when I featured my post on … [Read more...]

Industrial Chic Model Home

Do you like to walk through model homes or visit open houses?  I do but I'm not really sure why. Does it stem from youth when I played house all the time as a little girl? I've just always had a fascination with houses, from their layouts to the way they're decorated. I never tire of looking at houses. When I was in high school I used to draw floor plans of houses I would design. I thought about being an architect at one time. Anywho ...  hubby … [Read more...]

Nantucket Summer House: Charming Home Tour

The sun has finally broken through the clouds and there's no hint of rain for days on end!  To celebrate the good weather, we're touring a charming, Nantucket summer house by award-winning builder and remodeler, Pinemar, Inc. The home has casual, comfortable style with great use of color. In the entry and stairway you'll find rich blue walls paired with plenty of white. Framed black and white seashell photos hint at the home's east coast … [Read more...]

Renovated Farmhouse: Charming Home Tour

Today we're headed to rural Georgia to tour a renovated farmhouse by Historical Concepts.  The farmhouse had served as a weekend retreat and was converted to a full-time residence. An expansive addition created room for a kitchen, master suite, and outdoor rooms. The transformation is quite lovely. Ready to take a peek inside? Photo by Historical Concepts   Step into the foyer and enjoy a vintage light fixture suspended from a shiplap … [Read more...]

Spanish House: Charming Home Tour

Last Sunday we traveled to Sweden to tour a charming villa. Today we're in Spain touring a home located on the Bay of Santander. The light and airy Spanish house was done by the Design-Build firm of Canexel located in Madrid, and features elements of charming cottage style. White wood ceilings and creamy white walls allow the sunlight to bounce around the room, creating a light and airy ambiance. Pops of color through the use of pillows add … [Read more...]

Swedish Villa: Charming Home Tour

How'd you like to take an overseas trip today to tour a charming Swedish villa?  You'll find white interiors paired with warm wood floors that create a cozy, inviting abode. This darling home is by architect Dreams and Coffee AB. Boho chic lanterns populate the living room with its pretty fireplace and bead board walls. They remind me of the lanterns I recently shared on my front porch.  Black and white decor is becoming more popular, as you see … [Read more...]

Lakeview Estate: Charming Home Tour

If you could have a house with a waterfront view, would you move? Today we're touring a Lakeview Estate with breathtaking views from every window. The past couple of home tours have featured beautiful vistas - that just seems to be the type of homes I'm finding lately. Or maybe subconsciously I'm ready for warmer weather and spending time outside. This stunning home was decorated by Tobi Fairley Interior Design. The glass-front top cabinets are … [Read more...]

Traditional Cape Cod: Charming Home Tour

Today we're traveling to the east coast once again to tour a charming, traditional cape cod home with timeless appeal. The interior designer is Katie Rosenfeld who enjoys using a colorful, eclectic approach to design and decorating. She uses patterns freely to creative comfortable, livable spaces. A porthole mirror above the fireplace lends a nod to this home's east coast location. A ticking stripe chair is a staple of coastal decorating … [Read more...]

Two-Story Cottage: Charming Home Tour

Today we're touring another charming two-story cottage! Last week some of you mentioned that the home was too big to truly be a cottage. I agree. Although I think the home was called a cottage due to its decorating style. Today's home is smaller and has lots of enjoyable design features that I think you'll love. (And by the way, if you're getting an email to this story on Monday instead of Sunday, it's because my feed is delayed by a day for some … [Read more...]

Waterfront Cottage: Charming Home Tour

Many people desire a home by the water to enjoy spectacular views and breath the fresh seaside air. Today we're heading to New Jersey to tour a waterfront cottage filled with natural light and charm. An abundance of windows allows a view of the bay from almost every room in the house. Note the rooftop deck that provides an ideal place for watching boats during the day and gazing at the stars in the evening. Photo by Rikki … [Read more...]

She Holds Dearly: Charming Home Tour

Tomorrow is the first day of spring and I can't wait!  Our daffodils are poking up, I've seen a couple crocus, and tiny buds are appearing on our front bushes.  But enough of the weather. Today we're touring Sarah's home from She Holds Dearly.  I think you'll enjoy her farmhouse style. Welcome to Sarah's fireside room!  You can see the cozy stove in the corner against a white-washed brick wall. White, slip-covered furniture and white walls keep … [Read more...]

Spring Home Tour 2017: Welcome Friends!

Today is Spring Home Tour Day sponsored by HomeGoods and co-hosted by Country Living magazine!  I'm joining several bloggers to showcase our homes decorated for spring, and I'm throwing in a few decorating tips along the way. Special thanks to Rachel at Shades of Blue Interiors for organizing this event. (This post contains affiliate links.) If you read my blog regularly, you know that I decided to turn my dining room into a sitting room. It's … [Read more...]

Traditional East Coast House: Charming Home Tour

Hello friends! I hope all of you are well and happy. We've had a bit of illness running through our family, myself included. Hopefully today's charming home tour will brighten your spirits and leave a smile on your face. Today we're touring a home located in Chevy Chase, MD - located just north of Washington D. C. The amazing designer is Willard and Palmer Design. Step into the entry and be greeted by a lovely staircase and wallpapered … [Read more...]