Category Archives: Stylish homes

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LUSCIOUS LOVES: Chinoiserie wallpaper

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Today I’m dreaming about being able to decorate our bedroom in a luscious Chinoiserie wallpaper from Gracie Studio. Sadly, we’re living in a rental so this will have to wait.

In the meantime, like me, you can check out these posts:

Natasha xx




ROYALTY: Highgrove House, the country home of Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall, in Tetbury, England

ROYAL FAMILY PHOTOS: Highgrove House - Prince Charles, Princess Diana, with William and Harry

ROYAL FAMILY HOUSES: Prince Charles and his first wife Princess Diana, with William and Harry, outside Highgrove House in Gloucestershire in the 1980s…

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LUSCIOUS LIBRARY: Manhattan Classic: New York’s Finest Prewar Apartments by Geoffrey Lynch

LUSCIOUS LIBRARY: Manhattan prewar apartments - Geoffrey Lynch - Manhattan Classic_p168

BOOK TO BUY: Manhattan Classic: New York’s Finest Prewar Apartments by Geoffrey Lynch…


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STYLISH HOMES: The glamorous home of designer Mark D. Sikes in Los Angeles

DESIGNERS AT HOME: The glamorous home of Mark D Sikes home in the Hollywood Hills Los Angeles

DESIGNERS AT HOME: The glamorous home of interior designer and retail consultant, Mark D Sikes, in the Hollywood Hills of Los Angeles…

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LUSCIOUS HOMES: Architectural designer Nancy Fishelson’s revamped 1795 Connecticut house

Connecticut clapboard home - Post-renovation

LUSCIOUS LIVING: How charming is this transformed 1795 home by architectural designer Nancy Fishelson in Woodbury, Connecticut?…

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LUSCIOUS LOVES: Luxe Cushions on etsy

THE BEST OF ETSY: Brunschwig ShiShi cushion from Luxe cushions on etsy

FAB FIND: A lot of you will know that I’m obsessed with home decor – cushion covers in particular. I love finding ways to achieve a sophisticated look with limited funds – I scrounge through op shops and markets, and spend a lot of time online, trying to source quality items at a reasonable price.

So you can imagine my happiness at having a supplier on etsy, Luxe Cushions, which provides beautiful Chinoiserie-patterned creations made from high quality materials. Take a look…

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POPULAR ON PINTEREST: Gold regency chair with pink velvet for a touch of sophisticated decor

POPULAR ON PINTEREST: Gold regency chair with pink velvet

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SALE ALERT: Serena and Lily is offering 20% off until May 27, 2014

SALE ALERT - Serena and Lily sale

Serena and Lily are offering 20% off everything until May 27 using code SUMMER20 and this link.

They sell luscious-looking furniture, homewares and gifts, so why not take a look?

Natasha xx






POPULAR ON PINTEREST: White traditional kitchen with marble island and dark wooden floor

Kitchen layout ideas - White kitchen with dark wooden floor

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LUSCIOUS AT THE MOVIES: Houses from the films of Nancy Meyers – It’s Complicated and Something’s Gotta Give

INSIDE MOVIE SET HOUSES: Nancy Meyers movies - It's Complicated kitchen - Merryl Streep's house


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