We rather adore these pumpkin decorations. Not only are they modern and whimsical, they’re a perfect craft project for little kiddos! Available at the MonsterMache boutique at etsy. At this point, we can’t help but wonder what other sorts of ‘Maches the Monster might come up with for other holiday decorations. Santa has a ‘Mache….

Delighted To Announce

Our new blog! The branding process is always fascinating to me, so I thought I would share a bit of how we came to this design. It all started with an inspiration board: For those of you who have followed the Whitney English brand, you’ll know that I love the crisp, classic of black and…

Monogram Etiquette

Monogram Etiquette

Monograms can be confusing. Here are a few basic tips to remember: If the center initial is larger, use your Last Initial in the center, First Initial on the left side, and Middle Initial on the right side. If the center initial is the same size as all other letters, list your initials as First,…

A Very Modest Cottage

Along with my obsession with interiors, comes a love of house, four walls of any kind, that one could call their own. My parents taught me the value of old things, the art of restoration, and the satisfaction that comes from exerting a little bit of elbow grease. When I saw the preview of A…

Blog It Forward

I’ve had so much going on in the past weeks that I have to confess I completely forgot about Blog It Forward. In the order of things, I was behind Where the Lovely Things Are and before Wild Magnolia 9. It’s amazing to see what inspires such talents tradespeople and bloggers. I encourage you to…

Tablescape by Martha Angus

As I was cruising through several of my favorite blogs, I stopped short when I saw this picture on KatieDid. I was instantly drawn to the bright colors, and French chairs, gilt china and whimsical rug. This tablescape is designed by Martha Angus, whose portfolio boasts a balanced talent of both modern and traditional decor….