Jardin des Tuileries

Collection by Amanda Rura


Around the bend from the Louvre, Tuileries Palace (1667) is architectural art in and of itself. It was only a matter of time before an architectural collage commenced and the time is now.

Amanda Rura
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Paris: A Tour for 2013

Paris. It's been on my mind a great deal lately. This is because after 4 years with my partner I've finally persuaded him to have our 'real honeymoon'* there. Can you believe it? Alléluia! (*As opposed to our 'rehearsal' honeymoon in New York last year.) Anyhow, we suffered a slightly rocky patch over Christmas and so Paris has become my reward. (Do you play Rewards in your relationship? It's like Frequent Flyer Miles or a credit card program, only you earn points for marital stuff.) But…

Vintage tricycle with basket, by Elizabeth Messina for Ruche Catalogue

Patterson Maker Miller


I love window boxes

Patterson Maker Miller


brownstone-esque arched doors and windows



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Marcus Design

If you've visited me here for any length of time, you will know that I am a self-proclaimed bibliophile. Fall may be one of my favorite seasons for just that reason, the stunning books which are released (and just in time for gift-giving)! On the top of my list this season is Markham Roberts second tome, 'Notes on Decorating,' published by Vendome Press. Markham Roberts trained with design royalty, under Mark Hampton, affirming his pedigree in the design field. Truly he is called a 'master…

31 Rue Cambon: The World of Coco Chanel Paris, France