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Cottage of the Month June 2014



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We're feeling a little nostalgic this month- If this home looks familiar to you, that's because we featured this home back in December 2006, back when COTM was in it's infancy. Click HERE to turn back the clock and see just how far we've all come.

Welcome to Kathleen's gorgeous home, once again, in the foothills of the Cascades in Oregon...


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Where is your home located, and how long have you lived there?


Our home is located at the foothills of the Cascades in Oregon. We've lived
on the property for 19 years and built this home 11 years ago.


What is your favorite decorating style?


French farmhouse.


Where do you get your decorating influence from the most?


I've been inspired by Jeanne d'arc Living magazine the past few years and
spend many hours browsing through Pinterest.


In 5 words or less, your home is?


Worn and weathered rustic elegance.


What is your favorite store or flea market to shop at?


As far as for new items, World Market is a favorite for furniture lately and
some local places are Monticello Antique Marketplace and Camas Antiques.


Share one of your favorite decorating tricks or ideas:


Adding architectural elements to give our home a feeling of an old
farmhouse.


Your favorite paint color, name and brand:


Natural Linen by Behr


What are your favorite things to collect right now?


French items such as breadbords, baskets and linens.


What is your favorite room in your house, and why?


My master bedroom and bathroom are my favorites since I've redone both in
the last couple years. It's a place I can go to soak in the tub or read a
good book.


Your next project is:


Finishing up the Garden House by getting electricity and water installed so
it can be more user friendly.


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out: