red door

I love Gothic Architecture! Dramatic red door trimmed in black scroll-work rivets the eye with its soaring Gothic arch. Beautiful finishing touch on this majestic building!

Albert Lafon, architecte, 1895, Paris, musée Gustave Moreau © RMN - GP / Franck Raux

Agenda de la semaine

“even if you don't like Gustave Moreau, visiting his house/museum is worth it for the amazing spiral staircase”


Another really beautiful Art Nouveau door. It's a tree, but the cool part is that the branches continue into the stone work surrounding the door- Emile André from Nancy, France -created in

Wisteria tree at Ashikaga Flower Park, Japan. Photography by KotHat on photohito

Would love to married under this tree. When I lived on the island we had an awesome wisteria over our patio. miss it gorgeous! this is a picture perfect wisteria tree

Put trailing varieties close to the front and side edges of the window box, well-rounded types in the middle, and taller, rigid or spiky selections in the back for height. In this sun-loving display, waves of delicate snow-white sutera, trailing white petunias, calibrachoa 'Million Bells Trailing Blue', flossy-topped periwinkle-blue ageratum, lavender-flowered verbena, and variegated vinca vine are effervescent partners for classic white and pink geraniums—traditional window-box favorites.

Window-Box Basics

waves of delicate snow-white sutera, trailing white petunias, calibrachoa…

Places I want to visit: Livraria Lello & Irmão- Bookstore in Portugal

Livraria Lello

Lello & Irmao in Porto, Portugal. The Top 10 Most Beautiful Bookstores in the World. It opened in 1906 and features stunning Art Deco woodwork, a stained glass ceiling, and ornate shelving with a dramatic staircase up the center of the store.


Little Larford, Worcestershire This bulb enthusiasts garden boasts colourful displays of Tulips and Narcissi in Spring just beautiful