New Zealand… a spectacularly beautiful land. Which raises the question, if you live in a stunning setting what do you do with your house design? Do you give up and live in a nondescript building because it is all too hard? Do you go at it all guns blazing hoping to beat those goddamn majestic mountains down to size, show ’em who is boss or do you do what architects have achieved with this Central Otago home? Build a strong, sympathetic building that celebrates its surroundings yet sits solidly, and peacefully, on the site.
We don’t often feature products on the blog but when the company includes photos as fabulous as these of their products “in situ” I have to share. These make me want to buy TOUTES LES LAMPES. . Possibly overtaking my love of the Jielde.
Really I think everyone should have a boudoir. I know I do. And it’s shouldn’t just be the private escape of women. Let’s extend the joy of having a “” to gentlemen as well. I need to up my boudoir game though to reach the heady decadence of this fabulous retreat designed by .
Pardon me please. I know it’s only Tuesday. I know I shouldn’t feel the need for a virtual getaway this early in the week. I should at least make it to hump day but I can’t. I wish I could escape for real to this beautiful house right on the beach. Simple luxury, an amazing location on the isolated Indonesian island of Gili Meno just a fast boat from Bali, no cares or worries except for sand between the toes. Crusoe House via .
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My sweet baby girl, Nala, bathes in sunlight on her sofa top perch.
The Siamese cat I was fostering for the , Moss, was constantly being tormented by a couple of my ferals and it was getting really stressful and I knew he could no longer stay here. I am happy to report that my dear friend Karen of offered to give him a home and we brought him there Saturday evening. He is such a chill cat that he adapted immediately to his new home and his new mom and loves it there. We miss him terribly but we are so happy knowing he can now live in peace.