Friday, March 5, 2010

Chinoiserie Vignettes-Neutral Territory


While I adore color, there is something so right about these more neutral Chinoiserie vignettes. Understated, restrained, and sophisticated.


(Photos courtesy of Phoebe Howard and Country Living)

12 comments:

Susie @ Maddie's Nest said...

The first image really speaks to me. So pretty!

Chic Coles said...

Love both the images! The blue and white are my favorites!

Averill said...

Nobody does neutral and restrained between than Mrs. Howard.

Hamptontoes said...

There is something about a neutral palette with a few splashes of color that always pull me in...great photos!

The Bauble Nest said...

I adore these. Your blog is part of my every morning. Love it!

Karena said...

Ooh and aah. I love these images. Soon we will have spring blooms to arrange in my blue & white!!

Karena
Art by Karena

Style Redux 2 said...

Susie-A beautiful composition.

Style Redux 2 said...

CC-Love the window seat too.

Style Redux 2 said...

Averill-Very true.

Style Redux 2 said...

Hamptontoes-A very elegant look.

Style Redux 2 said...

The Bauble Nest-Thanks so much.

Style Redux 2 said...

Karena-I hope its soon here in DC.