Tuesday, October 8, 2013

House Proud: Unique Home Design/Louisiana
by Valorie Hart

all images from House Proud: Unique Home Design/Louisiana by Valorie Hart, © 2013, published by Glitterati Incorporated

I was unfamiliar with New Orleans-based interior designer and author Valorie Hart until just recently, but clearly I've been missing out. Her shiny new book, House Proud: Unique Home Design/Louisiana, takes readers on a tour of some of the most striking homes across the state — from a formal Greek revival to a homey Creole cottage, a pre-Civil War estate to a kitschy 50s-style ranch. Take a look...

all images from House Proud: Unique Home Design/Louisiana by Valorie Hart, © 2013, published by Glitterati Incorporated

Hart goes on to share tips on combining the antique with the modern, using color, repurposing furniture and displaying art, all while paying homage to a house's architectural elements. I'll take one for my coffee table, please!



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