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FAMOUS FOLK AT HOME: Annette and Oscar de la Renta in Kent, Connecticut

Designers at home: Oscar de la Renta - December 2008 issue of Vogue

Oscar and Annette de la Renta outside their country home

 

DESIGNERS’ HOUSES: A look at the sophisticated weekend country home in Kent, Connecticut with fashion and homewares designer, Oscar de la Renta, and his philanthropist wife, Annette de la Renta… Continue reading »

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FAMOUS FOLK AT HOME: Martha Stewart’s Katonah country house in the snow

Martha Stewart property in winter

How magical is this photo from Martha Stewart’s country home, near the town of Bedford, Westchester County, New York? Scroll down for more…

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ROYALTY: Kate and William’s Kensington Palace home in London – Apartment 1A

Prince William and Kate Middleton's new Kensington Palace apartment

Here’s some news and photos of the renovated apartment “1A” at Kensington Palace in London, which the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, and baby Prince George are moving into…

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Famous folk at home: Martha Stewart’s stables in Katonah, New York

Martha Stewart's Katonah home and stables for Equestrian Quarterly magazine Fall 2013

Take a look at the beautiful stables at the Katonah, New York home of lifestyle doyenne, Martha Stewart, as featured in Equestrian Quarterly magazine…

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Architecture and design: Australian architecture – Part 2

Australian architectural heritage

Here’s PART 2 of our look at Australian architecture… Continue reading »

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Famous folk at home: Tory Burch’s home in Southampton

Tory Burch's Southampton home

Fashion and accessories designer, Tory Burch, has done extremely well with her eponymous brand, enabling her to buy and redecorate a lavish $38 million property in the Hamptons, about 2 hours east of Manhattan. Take a look…

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ROYALTY: Kate Middleton’s family home in Bucklebury, Berkshire

The Bucklebury Berkshire home of Kate's parents, Carole and Mike Middleton

UPDATED: The royal baby has been named George Alexander Louis. Read a quick history of the three names here.

Take a look at Michael and Carole Middleton’s £4.7 million, 7-bedroom, Grade II-listed Georgian property in Berkshire where the newest royal prince will be spending time with his grandparents…

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Floral fancy: Pictures of floral-related lusciousness – Part 2

Here’s PART 2 in our FLORAL FANCY photo gallery collection…

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Luscious loves: Beautiful houses and gardens – Part 2

More gorgeous pictures of beautiful houses and gardens…

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MOVIES AND BOOKS: Beautiful houses and gardens

Lisa Vanderpump mansion in Beverly Hills

In love with beautiful houses and gardens? Keen to be inspired by the homes and landscapes of others? Or looking for a gift for a devoted decorator or gardener? Then check out these films and book ideas…

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