Monthly Archives: November 2011

Tips for Dining Room Design

  Hello all!  Are you looking to increase the visual and functional value of your dining room?  Here are my top tips for good design in this most important of rooms: As far as lighting is concerned, make sure you … Continue reading

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Meet me at Tobi’s!

  Today I’m guest blogging over at Tobi Fairley’s Blog showing off my collected Christmas style at Chestnut Cottage.  Join me! Tobi’s Blog    

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The Collected Thanksgiving Tabletop at Chestnut Cottage

    It’s time for another wonderful Thanksgiving at Chestnut Cottage.  Today I wanted to share a bit of the traditions from Chestnut Cottage.  Pictured above are my prized turkey platters.  My Thanksgiving festivities wouldn’t be the same without them. … Continue reading

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The Butler’s Pantry

  Very few of us have a butler.  Wouldn’t it be nice to have Carson the butler from the hit drama Downton Abbey at your beckon call? One can only imagine the possibilities of elegant entertaining with a staff like … Continue reading

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Top 10 Dining Chairs

  10. HICKORY CHAIR Linwood Side Chair   9. HICKORY CHAIR Palermo Arm Chair   8. JAN SHOWERS Coco Host Chair   7. CENTURY FURNITURE Cathedral Chair   6. DESSIN FOURNIR Lynn Arm Chair   5. DESSIN FOURNIR Schwaller Arm … Continue reading

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