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A BEAUTIFUL DAY...AND IT'S ALL YOURS's still winter my darlings. As we speak, there is a cold rain falling outside my window. I would rather have rain, than snow. But. it's not ours for the choosing. It's the gift for the day. Be grateful. Wake up you sleepy head and get out of bed! Choose to be kind....choose to be considerate... choose to be thoughtful to those you love and even to those you don't. Savor that first cup of morning coffee Take comfort in your home Be glad for company snoozing away in the guest room…


thank you pinterest!!! once again, this amazing looking house got my attention in a BIG way! preppy, timeless, fun.....a cocktail party by the pool would be PERFECT!!! so lets mix the old with the new....and create an updated version of the old school......come see my vers

How to Furnish a Sunroom + What To Avoid

I recently received a lovely note from a reader, named Jennifer who's from Houston, TX and struggling with how to furnish a sunroom. And, since it's the middle of winter and freezing in Houston, lol, what better time to discuss rooms that are meant to capture the sun's rays to fool us into…

Festooned Garden Gate

For those who love inspirational design ideas for inside and outside their home

Whimsical shingle-style home features fabulous living on Lake Geneva

A shingle-style home designed by Wade Weissmann Architecture along with Robert Alt Design is sited on Lake Geneva, in southeastern Wisconsin.

Strong Bonds on the Magothy River

By Robert Haywood | Photography by David Burroughs On the Magothy River, family compounds are passed down through generations. It’s a tradition, dating back to at least the 1940s, where each comp…

Charming Home Exteriors

These charming facades are a lot more than brick and mortar. Find exterior inspiration and ideas for stunning street views with our roundup of enviable home exteriors. Are you looking to give your house exterior a little more charm? We'll be sure to check out our collection of Charming Home Exteriors. Whether your house is in the mountains, by the sea, or on a cute cul-de-sac, charm can be added in many ways. All home exteriors are different, but you can easily take bits and pieces from all…

Living Room Design Ideas

Decorating a living room has never been easier with inspiration from these gorgeous spaces. Discover living room color ideas and smart living room decor tips that will make your space beautiful and livable.

Guest House Entrance

For those who love inspirational design ideas for inside and outside their home

We're always on a treasure hunt for gorgeous, one of a kind pieces from France.

The treasure hunt takes us to antique fairs all over France. Keep reading to find out how we do it and what pieces are always calling our name.

An Architect’s Dream Kitchen

Believe or not, most architects thought about becoming chefs at one point or another in their lives. What happens when you’re an architect who knows more than he can afford? He dreams …


Whether it's a colorful front door or elegant brick work, the entryway to a home really sets the mood for the rest of the design, both inside and out. Here, we've curated a selection of our favorite home exteriors by the architects on Dering Hall.

Virginia Wedding by Elisa B. Photography

This gorgeous wedding sent to us by Elisa B. Photography is harboring one of the coolest ideas I've come across in quite some time. In lieu of rice or pom poms, fresh rose petals or bird seed, these ...