I love a painted floor.  They are crisp, clean and elegant.  Painted floors can add an element of modernity to a very traditional area.  It was a favorite trick of the late Albert Hadley. Here are a few of my favorites. What are yours? Albert Hadley in 1968 House Beautiful via The Peak of Chic.. read more →

I am a tad obsessed with the work of artist, Patrick Dougherty. He is a North Carolina artist who does exterior sculptural work using found branches and sticks. The designs are breathtaking and imaginative. The works usually begin to break down in the natural elements within a year or two. Check out his website to see.. read more →