Tag Archives: Fall

Pumpkin Chic: DIY Faux Pineapple Finials

Pineapples are a symbol of hospitality.  I often see carved-wood finials of pineapples on fence posts throughout New England.  They are so charming.   We live in a Cape-Cod style house so I wanted to duplicate a similar look for … Continue reading

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Welcome back! Refreshed And Ready To Roll

Welcome back! While summer has been relaxing, I am glad to be back blogging. Feeling refreshed, I attended a few events in New York City and visited the opening night party at the Hampton Designer Showhouse presented by Traditional Home (more to … Continue reading

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Friday Flowers

Happy Friday!  My Halloween decorations are  put away and now I’m getting ready for  Thanksgiving.   I love the colors of the season.  One way I spread seasonal cheer at home is with flowers.  They’re not large expensive arrangements, but easy to make small … Continue reading

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What to Wear: Fab Coats

November is here and the leaves continue to fall.  I’m enjoying the simple pleasures of the season: savoring the cinnamon in my hot coco in the afternoon, making small flower arrangements to celebrate the season, and getting outside for a walk. Part … Continue reading

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This or That: Pumpkin Spice

This time of year, I love the colors and flavors of the season, especially pumpkin spice.   Whether in the kitchen or personal style, it’s a great time to enjoy autumn.  What’s your preference? THIS OR, THAT Williams-Sonoma,  Polyvore  

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Fall Urn Decorating

Go big with a stunning and dramatic urn planter: fall cabbage, sweet potato vine, mums. A beautiful combination of branches, cabbage, and large pumpkin. After the blooms are dry, plants add texture and color for a second look. Curb appeal with … Continue reading

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Nesting: A Peek Into Fall

Hi, I’m back from driving my sons to college.  I miss them already.  My work has doubled, between getting their dormrooms ready and purging their rooms at home.  All work and no play, is boring. Escaping to the shops for a  peek at what fall has … Continue reading

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Inspired By Fall

I love this time of year and all that it brings –beautiful window boxes, amazing design inspiration, great recipes, fun fashion, and  pumpkins everywhere.     Have a wonderful weekend. Images: 1/   2 /   3 /   4  /   5

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