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French doors and foliage.
my dream home
Creole House - Home of Old Louisiana. I always tell my husband that I want to retire down deep down south in an old southern home
French Creole influence for Model Paper House
O'Brien Cottage, New Orleans
An excellent example of a colonial fieldstone house... among other things, I have a deep obsession with fieldstone.
The house is precious, but I also adore the brick paving and grass mix.
The forty-two-foot-wide front porch, complete with ceiling fans and green hurricane shutters. #SouthernHomes #creolecottage #gardenandgun Photo Credit: Brie Williams.
French linen and cypress doors, floors are salvaged schoolhouse ceiling joist
I love this house. I wonder if it is in New Orleans?
New Orleans, Louisiana
A grid of framed artwork above a marble-topped console in an entryway
Ground cover and vine in front of porch
Home away from home
Butler's Pantry... ideal as a food/drink station or place to hide messes during a party... during "real life," the perfect place to set up your coffee station.
In SC many of the old town southern homes have fences and gates. If the gate is open the lady of the house is "in" & she is receiving guests. If it's closed ~ don't even bother.....I love the customs of the south!