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Cottage Style Accessories
White ceramics with splashes of natural color.
Cottage Accessories: Create the cottage look in your home by using pretty pastels and some of these traditional cottage accessories. Flowers: One sure sign of a cottage room is a handful of fresh flowers arranged loosely in a white ceramic pitcher.
brightly lit still life
Fill container with rocks & put bulbs on top of this. Water only he roots.
Ironstone tureen. function w/a story
We picked some wee flowers for the house this morning................
could be assembled with fake floral's. Nice table top or kitchen counter display. especially after a crummy winter!
Simple white pitchers....Old-Fashioned Flowers
primitive - old world - cottage
The contrast of colors and textures works great with the large, classic flowers to create interest.
*Jasmine Cottage in Alderbury, Hampshire (by Anguskirk)
I think these shutters might really close in a storm as they are different widths?