Decorating

These elaborately patterned fabrics claim a rich history almost as storied as the scenes they depict. Still sought after for their exotic indienne likeness, and once banned by King Louis XIV to protect the French fabric trade, irresistible toiles possess the stylish appeal that constitutes a timeless classic.

Toile de Jouy

These elaborately patterned fabrics claim a rich history almost as storied as the scenes they depict. Still sought…

Charming in Blue & White

Charming in Blue & White

Azure skies with cotton-wisp clouds, freshly pressed pinstripe shirts, enchanting scenes deftly depicted on dinnerware—has there ever been…

Pressed and Preserved

Pressed and Preserved

Capturing the ephemeral loveliness of rare orchids, colorful wildflowers, and lush ferns is artist Lauren Lachance’s passion. She…

The Journey to Buying a Home Abroad

The Journey to Buying a Home Abroad

From her metropolitan residence in Australia, the thought of purchasing an estate in France—a twenty-two-hour trip by plane—could…

From Good Seed

From Good Seeds

An intuitive planter, Sharon Marbury gardens by seed, letting things fall on the ground and grow where they may….

Gardener’s Delight

A Gardener’s Delight

Through the gate and down a short path, a picturesque potting shed awaits. Designed as a focal point…

An Easter Invitation

An Easter Invitation

Herald the arrival of spring at a festive gathering in this beloved time of renewal. Whether guests will…