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Entry hall in Suzanne Kasler Timeless Style - Erica George Dines Photography - via Atticmag

Suzanne Kasler: Timeless Style

“If you group like objects instead of scattering them around a room, they will have more impact.” In a recent book, Atlanta’s Suzanne Kasler, a leading American designer, explained the way she likes to display art and collectibles. The point is impact, as she says (above). And so it goes with this book: the 300 […]

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coffee sack upholstered antique chaise lounge from Antique 2 Chic

Antique to Chic Upholstery

Funky fabrics modernize antiques while allowing them to keep their vintage charm. A few years ago James Pickering was in New York visiting his friend, Timothy Warr, when the duo spotted a brightly upholstered chair in a shop window.  It was a poor quality reproduction piece and, despite its outrageous price tag, was attracting a […]

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honey linen fabric and nailhead trim spacing detail on French os de mouton chairs

My Search For Os De Mouton Chairs

Perseverance has its rewards, even in decorating. Over a year ago, I entered a local antique store I don’t go to very often.  Oh, they have lovely things but not so lovely prices.  Why torture myself.  I had been longing for a pair of French os de mouton chairs to use by the great room […]

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tour of Canada's historic Maus Park

Canadian Stone Mansion

Tour Maus Park, a mid-19th century mansion and home to an antiques dealer A rustic kitchen led me to Maus Park, a mid-19th century historic home near Toronto.  One of my favorite kitchens here on Atticmag, when I originally posted it we all swooned over the combination of luxury, natural stone and the European approach […]

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white demin slipcovered sofa

Alabama Stone Cottage II

Our room-by-room walk through of Allison’s house continues Our tour of Allison’s lovely stone house on a lake in Alabama continues with a walk through some of the private spaces in the 5-bedroom home that our very own blogging partner and her husband built on 4-1/2 acres. If you missed part one of the tour, […]

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