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Pretty Pergolas

The resort that we stayed at last week on Lake Champlain had a beautiful pergola off the back of the main lodge. It was covered with Dutch Pipe, which is a lush, large green-leaved plant with incredibly thick vines. 231 more words

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Links for the Weekend 7•7•17

Greetings from Vermont! Here are a few things I found interesting this week:

 1. A sneak peak tour of the Coastal Living Idea House in Newport, Rhode Island designed by Mark D. 132 more words

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Happy 4th of July! (and a Blog Update)

With the arrival of peak summer vacation season, my blogging will be a bit reduced for the next six weeks. I will be publishing blog posts three days a week, on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, until the middle of August. 99 more words

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Haint Blue Porch Ceilings

For generations, it has been traditional to paint porch ceilings blue. In the South, the pretty blue-green color often used for porch ceilings is called… 333 more words

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The Duchess of Cambridge's Interior Designer

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (aka Prince William and Kate Middleton) have two residences. When in London, the Duke and Duchess reside at Kensington Palace in Apartment 1A, which was formerly the home of Princess Margaret. 556 more words

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Gorgeous Southern Gardens

Today, I am sharing some incredible gardens that were designed by the Atlanta, Georgia landscape design firm Howard Design Studio. I recently came across their beautiful portfolio when I was researching… 101 more words

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A Favorite In Garden Design: Espalier

When I was browsing through the new June issue of Traditional Home the other night, I was struck by photos of a beautiful, English-looking garden that is in Birmingham, Alabama.   348 more words

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