{two lovely things: summer wicker}

{two lovely things:} there is something about wicker that brings back memories of luxuriously beautiful summer afternoons -- perhaps a reminder of picnic baskets and sunrooms overflowing with roses and sunlight . . . and lovely, lovely to see wicker move beyond and into bedrooms, draped in seductive and always romantic mosquito netting, and dining rooms, be-ribboned and rustically elegantly alongside white tufted chairs with an air of perfect countryside charm . . .

{p.s.} recent two lovely things:
* light & lavender
* mirror, mirror

{images: both
rivièra maison via linen + lavender: one & two}

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Blogger sylvie @ silver lining said...

these white & wicker rooms are pure heaven. airy, romantic and impossibly charming, they are the perfect place to play for the summer!


sylvie of silver lining

June 17, 2010  
Blogger Erika ~TiptoeButterfly~ said...

i use to dispise wicker - now i see it in a whole new light!

*kiss kiss*
~Tiptoe Butterfly~

June 17, 2010  
Blogger Cara said...

these rooms are DREAMY! Love love LOVE!
<3 Cara

June 17, 2010  
Blogger tanvi @ now craving said...

Ooh, I love the summer wicker! Especially love how it was alternated with the non-wicker chairs at the dining table. Feels so casual but sophisticated at the same time.

June 17, 2010  
Blogger Greet said...

The wicker bed is beautiful! Very suitable in a beach house, isn't it?

June 17, 2010  
Blogger nicole leigh smith said...

ahhh yes wicker is most definitely summer! That bedroom is so pretty!!

June 17, 2010  
Blogger Sarah Klassen said...

What chic spaces these are!

I really like the cozy, airy feel of both—especially the dining area! The industrial lights, with the cabinet, ceiling, chairs and flooring is perfect. Such a refreshing post for a Thursday :)


June 17, 2010  
Anonymous PriscilaPeters said...

I had never seen wicker headboard. It's a surprise, a lovely one!
The designers are going above and beyond with unique styles... quite refreshing.

June 17, 2010  
Blogger wishful nals said...

i really have a thing against ugly wicker. because it can be so pretty and classic if well done. i love these!

June 17, 2010  
Anonymous The Design Dish said...

love love wicker! Love your blog!
The Design Dish

June 17, 2010  
Blogger J. Is A Bird said...

Wow, I want that big, huge glass fronted cabinet. It looks ginormous!

June 17, 2010  
Blogger Nuheila said...

Sooo beautiful,love all that white.


June 17, 2010  
Blogger Alessandro said...

The atmosphere with this color create a magic house. I love your blog, visit my blog please:D

June 17, 2010  
Blogger Andrea @ Andrea Reh said...

That big wicker bed is glorious - to wake up there would be like waking up in a resort, every single day.



June 17, 2010  
Blogger The Wanderers' Daughter said...

Ah, white. How do I love it? let me count the ways. But as an illustrator, I really depend on white in the home. It leaves the canvas open so that the imagination can wander at will.

June 18, 2010  
Blogger Brigadeiro said...

Wish my bedroom looked like that! So idyllic...

June 18, 2010  
Blogger www.MaisonStGermain.com said...

LOVE those two photos. I have always liked wicker. It is so versitile:) Have a great weekend!
Blog: Capers of the vintage vixens

June 18, 2010  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Yes, that is sensual and luxurious, mmmmm.....

June 19, 2010  

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