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a timeless color

I’ll spare you another brooding January philosophy post, but I would like to share what color I think best matches this month.  It’s a color that reflects the quiet and cool of the season.  Speaks as soft as a whisper, but has great impact on a space. Farrow & Ball’s Pale Powder #204.  I believe it was featured in House […]
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modern day duchess

After my previous post, I couldn’t help but think what a modern day “Grantham aristocrat” would wear in this day and age, so I looked around and found a few wardrobe classics.  Of course, we know in real life everything would be names like Alexander McQueen, Burberry, and Chanel.  So for our enjoyment, I made the selections fit more of a lady-in-waiting […]
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downton cream

How about a little white excess in honor of Downton Abbey’s new season, which, by the way, I am hopelessly addicted to.  Season five has been more than entertaining thus far.  This living room reminds me of what modern-day-Mary might choose for her home if she lived in this era.  Ladylike and refined, with a nod to tradition. […]
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    SeletaI‘m Seleta, a city girl living the beach life with my husband, fabulous four offspring, happy horses and frisky fur babies. A former TV personality turned Designer, I love to share the sparkly side of life. Read more here.
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