COTE DE TEXAS
A few weeks ago, I received an email from an architect/interior designer who had worked on a showcase house that was now open to visitors. “Would I like to come see it?” Need you ask? Maria Tracy, the very talented designer behind the house, explained that she had seen “The Octagon House” write up in Cote de Texas and thought I would like her showcase house just as much. So, with camera in tow, I ventured outside the loop – a rarity for me these days – to the wilds of Memorial, one of…
The Garden Home for the Holidays | At Home in Arkansas
At Home in Arkansas: Describe the holidays at Moss Mountain Farm, your country estate overlooking the Arkansas River. P. Allen Smith: We have our holiday open houses, where anyone can come see the farm fully decorated, and then I have smaller gatherings with family and friends. I enjoy cooking, so I try to keep the...Read More »
A Greek Revival Expansion
Although this Greek Revival needed a major overhaul, a professional couple looking for a weekend getaway fell in love with the historic 120-acre farm complete with pond, open fields, and evergreen forest.
Open Housing: A Spectacular Home of Our Dreams - Old Town Home
This week we're going to deviate just a bit from the norm on our Open Housing posts. Until now, we've primarily covered homes for sale in Old Town that Wendy and I have gone through on our weekly Sunday open house trips. This past weekend, we had a unique opportunity to tour a house for sale that wasn't officially listed yet and won't actually have a true open house. How did we score this first look? Did Wendy get a real estate license or something to help fuel our obsession? Nope. The home…
Sitting Hare Sketch Cushion - Milton & Manor - A Farmhouse Creation
Sitting Hare Sketch Cushion. Milton & Manor design and make beautiful homewares, taking inspiration from traditional country images and presenting them in a fresh and modern way.