Light and Airy California Farmhouse

On the outside, a portion of today's California farmhouse embraces rustic appeal with its rough-hewn siding. But step inside and you'll be delighted by its light and airy ambiance.  Photo by Cassandra Crain Design   A traditional foyer greets you with a colorful patterned rug and simple round wood table stacked with favorite books. A subtle wallpaper adorns the walls above board and batten trim. Photo by Cassandra Crain … [Read more...]

Modern Neutral Decor in California Home

Modern neutral decor fills a California home with style and warmth. Vignettes consist of findings from the owners' travels, creating a personal, comfortable living space. Photo by Breeze Giannasio Interiors   Step into the light-filled entryway and be greeted by rich wood floors, interesting art forms, and a velvet settee. Photo by Breeze Giannasio Interiors   White walls accentuate the woods and modern neural decor. I've always … [Read more...]

Beautiful Beachfront Home in Rhode Island

Amazing ocean views are just part of the charm of this beautiful beachfront home in Rhode Island. The interior spaces are light and bright and filled with soft coastal colors. Photo by Polhemus Savery DaSilva   A stunning stone fireplace is surrounded by a curvy mantel. Cool blue walls remind you of the seaside that can be seen from the mullioned windows. Photo by Polhemus Savery DaSilva   Expansive windows throughout the … [Read more...]

NEW Summer Colors Home Tour: Going Green

Welcome to the brand new Summer Colors Home Tour!! Several bloggers are joining together to share how they decorate their home with a favorite summer color. Each day this week you'll find creative bloggers sharing inspiration - they're all listed at the end of this post. My color choice is green in a range of shades. From apple green to forest green, I think I've got the spectrum pretty well covered. My inspiration is nature - green grass, leafy … [Read more...]

Unique Modern Farmhouse Tour

Today's modern farmhouse tour is unique and filled with wonderful details. Antiques pair with unique architecture to create a comfortable and inviting home that I think most people will find quite appealing. Enter the home to be greeted by an antique pitchfork and aged armoire. Warm wood floors add warmth to painted bead board walls and ceilings, complete with beams and recessed lighting. Photo by Patrick Sutton   The living room  … [Read more...]

Colorful Beach Cottage Tour

Fans of color are going to enjoy touring this colorful beach cottage! Outside, cedar shake shingles pair with white to create a classic vacation home that can be lived in all year. A stone garden wall planted with cheery nasturtiums invites you to the front door. Photo by Wright-Ryan Homes   Brightly striped stairs pull colors from the patterned curtains while a yellow bench provides a place to toss off your flip flops after a … [Read more...]

Charming Oceanfront Home in New England

When I look for houses to feature, my eye is always drawn to architectural details first, followed by beautiful decor. This charming oceanfront home captures both elements to create a casual yet somewhat grand home. Sunny yellow and white always lend a cottage vibe to an interior space. Ample windows in this sun room ensure that the oceanfront vistas can be enjoyed while sitting here. Photo by Design Fixation [Faith Provencher]   The … [Read more...]

Elegant Coastal Style Home Tour

Today is the second week in a row that we're touring a coastal style home with a pool. It must be a yearning for warm breezes that brings these nautical homes to the forefront. If you're ready for a vacation, you're going to enjoy this home tour by JMA Interior Design! A pretty brick sidewalk leads to double wood doors under a pretty, wood awning. Photo by JMA INTERIOR DESIGN   Inside, you get a taste of what to expect on the tour in the … [Read more...]

Sunny Poolside Cottage: Home Tour

No matter what your weather is today - I'm sending a bit of sunshine your way with this uplifting tour of a sunny poolside cottage! I couldn't help but smile and be inspired when looking at the interior and exterior spaces of the "Allamanda Cottage" decorated by Laura Hay Decor and Design. Photo by Laura Hay DECOR & DESIGN Inc.   Blue accent pieces wash a feeling of serenity throughout the neutral living room. White walls and trim … [Read more...]

Contemporary Coastal Home in Rhode Island

Today's home is truly a breath of fresh air - salty sea air, that is! A modern shingle style exterior makes way to expansive waterfront views from almost every room. Rhode Island designer, Kate Jackson, worked her magic throughout the living spaces to create a stunning yet comfortable contemporary coastal home. This house had me at hello! Walking through this courtyard to the double glass doors, you just know it's going to be a treat to … [Read more...]

Working Farm Becomes Countryside Retreat

When you tour today's featured home by Sims Hilditch of the UK, you might find yourself disbelieving that this was once an old working farm. Outbuildings were pieced together to create an amazingly beautiful countryside retreat! Rustic beams lend architectural appeal in the traditional family room decorated with rich texture and neutral tones. Photo by Sims Hilditch   Amazing details are found throughout this countryside retreat, like … [Read more...]

East Hampton Village Charming Home Tour

Although spring season is upon us, parts of the country are getting hit with snowstorms. So I thought today we'd tour a peaceful and pretty home located in East Hampton Village, decorated by Phoebe Howard. A beautiful blue and white living room with vaulted ceiling awaits inside. A monochromatic room is soothing and restful and this is the perfect place to enjoy a new novel or your favorite decorating magazines. Photo by Phoebe … [Read more...]

Flea Market Style Beach House: Charming Home Tour

You're in for a treat today! We're touring a charming beach house decorated in flea market style. Fun colors and repurposed items come together to create an appealing and comfortable cottage by the sea. Photo by Patrick Ahearn Architect   A pretty blue door opens into the entryway of the seaside cottage. A pegboard provides a convenient place for hanging bags after coming in from the beach. Photo by Patrick Ahearn Architect   A … [Read more...]

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