Small Farmhouse Style Bowl Pendants

Three Farmhouse Blue and White Porcelain Bowl Pendants over a long table

Three Farmhouse Blue and White Porcelain Bowl Pendants over a long table

Use these small bowl pendants in a series for a charming farmhouse look. Blue and white porcelain pendants look like small bowls fitted with a vintage style cord and socket.

You could use them alone, but they are small enough to use as a series over a long table, bar or island.

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Blue Onion Pattern China

Blue Onion Pattern from around 1900
Photo by Manfred Heyde

If you collect Blue Willow, people will buy pretty much any dishes with a blue pattern on white. I had a friend who collected Blue Onion. When people gave her Blue Willow, she passed it on to me and I gave her any Blue Onion I found. Continue reading

Chinoiserie Collapsible Fabric Storage Baskets

Chinoiserie Collapsible Fabric Storage Baskets

Amazon has Large Folding Storage Bins in Chinoiserie Fabric styles. The baskets are sized right, a generous 15” long, 11” wide and 9.5” high.

They are made of Durable Canvas Fabric with a Sturdy Metal Rod Frame. The PU Leather handles look great and are securely attached to use to carry the basket with anything you fill it with. The lining is white Waterproof Lining. Continue reading

Lush Decor French Country Toile

Lush Decor Yellow French Country Toile Bedding Set with Coordinating Grey Darla Comforter and Shams

Cotton toile is a wonderful look that mixes with so many styles. The old fashioned print is traditional and adds a cottage feel. Lush Decor makes mix and match reversible toile bedding, window treatments and a shower curtain.

The French Country Toile pattern that Lush Decor uses looks like a scene from an old village.

It comes in four colors.

  • Blue on White
  • Charcoal on White: Light and dark grey on a white background
  • White and Grey on Yellow
  • White and Grey on Faded Sea Glass Blue

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Picture Lighting: The Basics

House of Troy Classic Traditional Picture Lights are available in LED or incandescent.
They come in 10 finishes in lengths from 5” to 42”. The head swivels and pivots. The arm telescopes from 5” to 7”.

Picture lights are ideal to highlight artwork or other special objects. It is functional and decorative.

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