Collection by Lucy at Patina Paradise

Lucy at Patina Paradise
Gorgeous staircase

Busy busy.

For those of you with kiddo's in school I am sure you can relate to my desire to have them out for the Summer! I need them to have a little less schedule, I am so busy lately that not having to get them to bed when the sun is still shinning would be uber helpful! Alas we still have 3 weeks, so I will just hang in there.I wanted to show you a nursery I am working on for a friend. She is so excited to be having a baby girl after a couple of boys! Her name will be Harley and they wanted her to…

wraparound porch

213 Mill Rearick porch details

The new owner has a family member working on the house and just in time as well. Ornate balustrade and posts show severe deterioration but are not too far gone to save. Some elbow grease, auto-body filler or epoxy filler, follwed by painting and everything can be returned to former glory. Good luck in saving and restoring this landmark home!

Gorgeous Tudor stone guest house with half-timbers in San Jose, CA  Traditional Home, June 2014

Old-World Garden in California

A European-Inspired garden near San Jose seems to be plucked from history.

victorian architectural details | Let's take a look at some of my favorite homes from around the ...

King Williams District, San Antonio

One of my favorite excursions in Texas was the King Williams Historical District in San Antonio. This affluent area was home to the likes...

Traditional village house, Zaandam, Netherlands

300 Multiple Choices

Traditional village house, Zaandam, Netherlands

Caryatid, sculpted female architectural feature at Musee du Louvre, Paris France.© Brian Jannsen Photography

Louvre Roof Detail by Brian Jannsen

Louvre Roof Detail Photograph by Brian Jannsen


Aesthetica urbs.

Un exemple admirable de ce qui se fait dans la très riche architecture parisienne.

A Jurubeba Cultural: ● A Arte ... e a janela. (Vila de Ericeira, Lisboa. Portugal)

A Jurubeba Cultural

A Jurubeba Cultural: ● A Arte ... e a janela. (Vila de Ericeira, Lisboa. Portugal)

Blue & White building

Aveiro, Portugal Aveiro (Portuguese pronunciation: [aˈvɐjɾu]) is a city in Aveiro Municipality in Portugal, with a total area of 199.9 km², a total population of 73,559 inhabitants, and 59,860 electors (2006). It is the second most populous city in the Centro Region of Portugal, after Coimbra. However, the city of Aveiro together with neighbouring Ílhavo, make one conurbation which has a population of 113,908 inhabitants, making it one of the most important by population density in the…

Door in Tartu, Estonia