Monthly Archives: April 2015

Tobi Fairley for CR Laine!

Many years ago, I met Tobi in New York City where we were both attending a “business of design” consulting group. From the minute we met, we were friends and I  knew there were many fun times in store for … Continue reading

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“Tablescapes”: Lettuce Ware By Dodie Thayer for Tory Burch

Who could resist this fresh spring green lettuce ware pattern! These vibrant green pieces say easy, simple elegance on the table. Dodie Thayer’s ancestors settled in Palm Beach, Florida, where Dodie taught herself to mold pottery from lettuce and cabbage … Continue reading

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Easter at Chestnut Cottage!

Hello everyone! I trust that you all had a wonderful Easter holiday with family and friends. I just wanted to share a few of my photos from our Easter celebration at Chestnut Cottage… Here’s a look at one of the … Continue reading

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Inspiring Images: A Spring Bouquet!

Just when I think my garden is out of the threat of a freeze, we get two nights of freezing temperatures at Chestnut Cottage! So what’s a gardener to do…COVER UP THE PRECIOUS PEONIES!!! But spring has certainly come to … Continue reading

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