The Sweetest Safari Themed Nursery

How creative is this safari themed nursery?

 

Safari Themed Nursery

 

Safari Themed Nursery

 

Who doesn’t love a beautiful nursery reveal?

This safari themed nursery designed by Abbe Fenimore of Studio Ten 25 is SO adorable I just HAD to share it here.

All of the elegant details, fun patterns and animal prints really bring this sweet jungle safari to life.

 

Photography by Emily Hart

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Home Tour: Timeless Buckhead Beauty

 

Does this timeless Buckhead beauty look familiar to you too?

 

Timeless Buckhead Beauty beautiful blue and white office with lattice ceiling

 

Timeless Buckhead Beauty

 

When I spotted this beautiful house in Atlanta Homes Magazine, I had a bit of a deja vu feeling.

Turns out, back in 2014 I featured this very same home, albeit furnished and designed differently than it is today.

The actual home itself wasn’t the only common element causing my sense of familiarity here.

Both the prior owners and the current homeowners enlisted the same design firm to help them with their vision.

Margaux Interiors, now considered to be the expert on this historical home, was again hired to bring out the best of this Buckhead antique.

Historical homes with contemporary touches make up the majority of some of my favorite homes.

Adding this one to the dream home files today…

 

photos by Emily Followill for Atlanta Homes Magazine

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How to choose the best ivy walls for your home

“What is the best ivy to grow on my home?”

“Will growing ivy damage my home?”

These are both questions I get asked a lot on social media.

As many of you know, we have a lot of ivy currently growing on our own red brick home.

Through trial and error and a lot of research, here are the types of ivy you should and should not use on your home’s exterior.

 

porte cochere covered in Boston Ivy brick walls of home

 

Choosing The Best Ivy Walls For Your Home

 

Ivy covered walls are a beautiful, time honored way to enhance the exterior of a home.

Ivy walls often bring to mind images of old mansions, forest cottages, and grand European estates.

For many people, the idea of allowing ivy to decorate the exterior walls of their home is appealing, however, it can cause a lot of damage if you’re not careful.

Fortunately, there are ivy plants which will not compromise the integrity of your home’s construction.

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