Living in a beautiful home provides rejuvenation from stressful pursuits and comfort from attractive personal objects that are carefully put into order.
After graduating from design school, I pondered the significance of being an interior designer. At times it felt like a shallow profession. Carefully deliberating high end furnishings is a wealthy person’s pastime. Yet living in a beautiful home is important for all people to uplift their soul and heal wounds from the day. People who take great pride in their home’s decoration, cleanliness, or creativity inspire me. They often prove that living in a beautiful home doesn’t require extravagance. Simple items placed with care and tidiness can create elegance.
This week hearing the sad news of two talented people losing their lives by their own hand has me thinking of beautiful homes even more than usual. In memory of the beauty that Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain created, I am posting images of alluring environments. Some are grand, some are simple. Most of all they portray love by the owner for those they care about, even if that is just themselves.
An exuberance of ivy is like the outstretched arms of a loved one welcoming you back home.
Dallas is a city that cares about appearances.
As a result, the women present themselves well on a daily basis and houses and gardens are treated lavishly. Hospitality is important and leans toward the formal. I knew nothing different so I thought this was standard practice everywhere. On the contrary, Dallas is a special place that prioritizes a well-appointed home.
Trasierra is a lovely home turned guest house in Southern Spain. The Scott Family has masterly created an embracing environment that feels as if one were visiting a friend’s home. The estate exudes subtle charm at every turn, and I mean every turn.
Color, pattern, or the lack there of can successfully achieve an aesthetic interior.
Casa V can help you to start living in a beautiful home.