Cottage of the Month February 2011
This month we're visiting Maria's home located
on a horse ranch in Northern California...
Where is your home located, and how long have you lived there?
We live on a horse ranch in Northern California. We have lived here for 8 years.
What is your favorite decorating style?
I love Atlanta Bartlett's style the best. I think her style is very simple, but yet very elegant.
Where do you get your decorating influence from the most?
I read a lot of design books.
In 5 words or less, your home is?
a place we love to call home
What is your favorite store or flea market to shop at?
My favorite shop is Le Jardin in Sacramento.
Share one of your favorite decorating tricks or ideas:
I use European linen sheets to cover my white sofas.
Your favorite paint color, name and brand:
Horizon, by Benjamin Moore
What are your favorite things to collect right now?
I love all things french.
What is your favorite room in your house, and why?
My bedroom is my favorite room in the house, because I love something rustic mixed with something elegant, and my bedroom is a mix of something very rustic and something very elegant.
Your next project is:
Right now I am working on turning our guest bedroom into a work studio.
If you have a blog or sell online please provide the url so that my viewers can check it out:
(All photographs provided by homeowner)