The Edwardian Garden House :: yesterday's site visit and a progress report....

The Edwardian Garden House :: yesterday's site visit and a progress report....

 

Other recent thoughts….


Glamour :: origin early 18th c…meaning ‘enchantment, magic’…Derived from latin ‘grammatical’ meaning ‘scholarship, learning’...
 
 
 

 
 

Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.
— Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

"february" : the fickle month of changeable days...

sometimes 28 days and sometimes 29.

As fickle as the weather this month, perhaps? 

 

 

The birth flower for february is the violet.

And the birthstone is the amethyst.

February's birthstone is the Amethyst. Discover a bit more about it here.

February's birthstone is the Amethyst. Discover a bit more about it here.


 

From the archives….a small selection of glamorous favourites….:

NEW TO GLAMOUR DROPS? START HERE :: What is the definition of a Glamorous Interior?

NEW TO GLAMOUR DROPS? START HERE :: What is the definition of a Glamorous Interior?

 
 
Interior Design Mantra : Work with What you Got! 

Interior Design Mantra : Work with What you Got! 

 
Using household ingredients, you can make your diamonds sparkle...

Using household ingredients, you can make your diamonds sparkle...

 
How to throw a 1920s cocktail party...

How to throw a 1920s cocktail party...

 
 
BAKING :: Citrus & Walnut Baklava

BAKING :: Citrus & Walnut Baklava

 
The Glamour Of Vintage Cars....

The Glamour Of Vintage Cars....

 
Would you care for a little sparkling, perhaps?

Would you care for a little sparkling, perhaps?

 
Glamour…is a kind of vessel into which dreams are poured…
— Arthur Miller
 
 
Do you panic when setting the table for dinner guests? Follow these simple rules to simplify the process.

Do you panic when setting the table for dinner guests? Follow these simple rules to simplify the process.

The glamorosity of simplicity….

The glamorosity of simplicity….

 
 
RESCUE ME PLEASE :: I'm Spanish Mission...

RESCUE ME PLEASE :: I'm Spanish Mission...

 
 
 
A beautiful woman can turn heads but real glamour has a deeper pull…
— Arthur Miller
Would you Love to Live Here?

Would you Love to Live Here?

 
Instructions on How to Espalier fruit trees…it's actually very easy….

Instructions on How to Espalier fruit trees…it's actually very easy….

 
5 steps to creating a glamorous bedroom….

5 steps to creating a glamorous bedroom….


Glamour is the power to rearrange people’s emotions, which, in effect, is the power to control one’s environment.
— Arthur Miller