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More Virginia Farmhouse Modern

river view from back porch

Part 2 – Visit private spaces in our pal Marsha’s art and antique-filled home

We’re headed upstairs and you may wish to begin on the first floor and see the Barn Ceiling kitchen.  But no matter. We can start upstairs.

Painting the master bedroom Sherwin Williams’ Euro Gray gives it a peaceful and calming ambiance. When Marsha and Yank were first married they bolted two single beds with antique and iron brass headboards together to create a California King, which remains today.

Seven windows in the bedroom overlook the lake in back of the house. Chairs are Martha Stewart faux bamboo.… Continue Reading


White House-Worthy Kids’ Rooms

red pattern rug and fur bean bag chair

Design ideas for Malia and Sasha’s private spaces.

America’s first daughters, 10-year old Malia and 7-year old Sasha Obama, have become overnight ‘tween sensations since their dad’s inauguration. After all, who could resist such endless adorableness. So details of their little lives, such as how their new White House bedrooms will be decorated, are popping up in glossy gossips.  US Weekly recently revealed that new decorator-in-chief Michael S. Smith will use mass market furnishings in the girl’s rooms.

To see what is readily available, we checked out the challenges Smith’s team might face in pulling together “White House Worthy” kids’ spaces based on collections from Pottery Barn Teen, Pottery Barn Kids and Anthropologie.… Continue Reading