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An artist, antique dealer, residential designer, and interior stylist & decorator, I live in, and am currently restoring, a 200-year-old farmhouse in Germany's Black Forest. This blog echoes my style... a little romantic, a bit whimsical, shabby, and comfortable, with rooms that you can really live your life in.

Interior Styles & Designs

An artist, antique dealer, residential designer, and interior stylist & decorator, I live in, and am currently restoring, a 200-year-old farmhouse in Germany's Black Forest. This blog echoes my style... a little romantic, a bit whimsical, shabby, and comfortable, with rooms that you can really live your life in.

Backyard oasis with hot tub and waterfall pool
(via garden)
Backyard beauty - a pergola, fireplace, and wrought iron seating set make for a charming garden spot
(via K West Images, Interior and Garden Photography)
Poolside outdoor dining area or bar seating with an unusual waterfall table
(via Phil Kean Designs)
This home features 21 separate gardens inspired by cultures and styles from all over the world. Features include waterfalls, fountains, pavilions, a greenhouse, a dry garden, and the famed ‘Alice in Wonderland’ lavender garden.
(via Lagunita Heaven - traditional - landscape - los angeles - by Lenkin Design Inc: Landscape and Garden Design)
Creative backyard landscaping… a checkerboard terrace steps down to a formal English garden style lawn that echoes the checkerboard theme.
(via Murphy & Co. Design)
A private, walled breezeway features a bamboo wood deck and a fire pit surrounded by built-in bench seating.
(via Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture)
A Mediterranean style terrace is embellished with a water fountain and brick and stucco outdoor fireplace
(via Carson Poetzl, Inc.)
An octagonal screened porch, with limestone tile floors, adorns this pretty cedar shake sided home
(via Martin Bros. Contracting, Inc.)
A small pool house appears much larger, due to the employment of a beamed, vaulted ceiling and a large Gothic arched transom window over French doors. A view of the pool area is an added bonus to this small, charming space.
(via Jamie Beckwith)
Beautiful backyard landscaping with tiered flower beds and a elegant pergola over a seating area
(via Romani Landscape Architecture)
Beautiful outdoor living area in the form of a covered stone porch
(via Dresser Homes)
A tiled pool and wooden-screened windows give this patio an exotic feel
This lovely stone house has a cottage garden backyard and an inground swimming pool
(via "It begins with a Design and ends with the Artisan")
A magical backyard spot features a flowering tree, lovely landscaping, and a serene swimming pool
(via David Eichler Photography)
A discreet corner hot tub/spa, fed by cascading fountains, is surrounded by rock walls and covered with a roofed pergola in this beautiful backyard oasis
(via Kohlenberger - traditional - landscape - dc metro - by Lewis Aquatech)