Tuesday, May 10, 2011

mother's whites

 In honor of Mother's Day


I thought I would show you shots of my mother's house
as you can see 
we do love 
our whites and shabby


please, do enjoy the eye candy








 In other news
I was featured here


I made it to the top 5
I sent in a shots of my parlor redo
hop on over to get a sneak peek
and
 to see the rest of the pretties
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And can you believe it, 
Kathleen?


Next week will be 

#100 
white wednesday?!

That is a lot of gorgeousness in blogland...

I will be sharing my  parlor reveal in this special post
Don't miss it!

47 comments:

Faye said...

Very pretty! Congratulations on winning last week too! Happy WW!
Faye
(wildrosevintage)

Rosetta said...

Questa stanza è bellissima,proprio una gioia per gli occhi e serenità nell'anima.Molto rilassante,bello questo bianco e i dolci uccellini sotto la cupola di vetro.Saluti,Rosetta

podso said...

Your mother has a lovely home ... like mother, like daughter!

WinnibriggsHouse said...

That all looks very charming, thanks for sharing and congratulations on your success.

~Gardener on Sherlock Street said...

My favorite display is the cake stand with the doily, ceramic birds and glass dome. What a beautiful way to show all those pieces. You've got me thinking...

Sandra said...

I love it!!

craftymarta said...

Rene, the apple doesn't fall too far from the tree. Gorgeous home, thanks for sharing and blessings to you, Marta.

Sheila R said...

I can see where your love of whites comes from. Beautiful!!!

Tammy said...

Love your mother's place. FABULOUS!!!

Jacqueline~Cabin and Cottage said...

OOOhh! Gorgeous room! You both have such wonderful style! Congrats on your photo. I'll have to pop over and have a look! Looking forward to next week!

Sweet Magnolias Farm said...

Your Home and your mother's are positively Stunning !!! I always enjoy seeing your Beautiful living spaces !

Blessings ..Sara

Lovey said...

What a beautiful room full of yummy whites...I love the look! Happy Mother's Day my friend!

sissie said...

I love your Mom's home. It's so cozy and comfortable looking.

hugs
Sissie

...Miss...Maddie's... said...

Such beauty and serenity in your lovely home.
Susan x

A Cottage Muse said...

Loving your Mom's place ~ a peaceful haven for sure!

You've just given me another reason to look forward to next Wednesday ~ can't wait to see!

FlowerLady said...

Your Mom's place is lovely and I can see where you got your inspiration. Thanks for sharing both of your places with us.

FlowerLady

Stacy's Shabby Shoppe said...

Rene ~ Your Mom's house is simply beautiful! I can see where you get it from! Such lovely photo's...thanks for sharing! ~Stacy~

Mary R. said...

Lovely! Nice photography, too.

June said...

Rene you and your mom have the best style! I love her beautiful home. I know that it would be so comfortable and just gives off a welcome home feeling. I love how she layers her whites to give it depth. LOVE IT!!!
hugs from here...

Heaven's Walk said...

Wow! Her home could be something out of a fab magazine! :) It's just beautiful! Now I know where you get your great taste in decor! lol!

xoxo laurie

Amy said...

I just love coming by to visit.
your home is so full of love.
It is amazing to see how you have such beautiful vignettes in every space.
Amy

Sue said...

Loved all the pictures of your Mom's house. And your photos are absolutely beautiful. Thanks for sharing such delicious eye candy!

Take care, Sue

Daphne Nicole & Lynda Cade said...

Oh Rene, your Moms home is just beautiful.... and congrats to you on being featured, how exciting!!!
hugs~~~ Daphne

One Shabby Old House said...

You are so blessed to still enjoy the comfort of your momma's home and the added bonus of how she has decorated it so lovely.
Congrats on your win and I can't wait to see the big reveal.
Hugs
Becky

Diane said...

Your mom's house is so pretty and cozy. You both have such gorgeous style. So inspiring!!! Diane

Amanda said...

Thank you for sharing your mother's lovely home! It is just breathtakingly beautiful! Clearly good taste and impeccable style runs in your family!
Best Wishes and Blessings,
Amanda

Karen said...

Just now finding your blog. It is wonderful. All of your whites are so soft and pretty.
I'll be back. I'm your 777th follower!
Karen
Ladybug Creek

mudderbear said...

I really like your all white rooms. And I always wonder, How do you do that? It must be a lot of work, and devotion, to make everything white. It's very pretty.

I enjoy your visits over at 'my place.' Always happy to hear from you.
justmeRosalie/mudderbear

Margo said...

Very Nice!! And congratulations!!

FRENCH LAUNDRY said...

Wow! Your momma's home is lovely too. Guess that nut didn't fall far from the tree, huh? :-)

Hugs,
Judy

Theresa said...

What a pretty home she has! Like mother like daughter :)
Congratulations on making the top 5, I'm heading over there now! xoxoox

Pauline said...

Oh, I so love to visit a senior ladies home :o) Beautiful. Thanks for the little tour.
Blessings to you and your family.
Hugs

Rebecca said...

Your mothers home is so pretty! It's neat that you both have similiar taste!!!

Sweet Old Vintage said...

Rene.. Sending congrats to you as I gasp at your mother's lovely home... Oh the charm is just beyond outstanding.... Blessings to you...

Raspberries and Rose Petals said...

Your mom's home is beautiful, Rene! So warm and inviting! I can definitely see where you get your talent from!

Have a wonderful day!
Lori

Brayton Homestead Interiors said...

what a gorgeous blog you have! thanks for coming by my blog- I am your newest follower,

Karen

Ido said...

Thank you for the sweet comment on my blog, I feel so humble compared to all great bloggers out there. I love your blog, you're amazing!
New follower here.
Have a lovely day!
XXXX Ido

Gail at Gail-Friends said...

Your mother's whites are so beautiful. Isn't it amazing how we never get tired of seeing homes decorated this way. Congratulations on being featured. Gorgeous photos and as always you touched my heart.
Love and shalom,
Gail

Stephanie ~ Angelic Accents said...

Renee, what a beautiful sense of style your mother has! I see that you come by it naturally!! Love the beautiful photos you've shared today!

Big TX Hugs,
Stephanie
Angelic Accents

Leah C said...

Oh yummy whites! So very pretty:)

Susan said...

Now we see where you get your talent for decor. Your mother's home is gorgeous!
Happy WW!

Home for 6 said...

Thanks for sharing your mom's house- it is to die for..
tammy

Passionate for White said...

Wow, and the beauty of it all was captured perfectly in every picture.

Sugah Beez said...

Drooling! I love all of the etheral white eye candy!!
xxoo Heidi

Diane said...

I commented on this Rene and I think Blogger ate it. Anyway, you and your mother are both amazing. You and her must have so much in common. Beautiful homes!!! Diane

Liz said...

Hi Rene! I hope you had a great Mother's day!!! :)

Your Mama's home is beautiful. She must be a dear friend to you.

I'm off to see your feature. I'm sure it is gorgeous. :)

~Liz

Thistle House Primitives said...

How calming!! It's what heaven should be!!
Terri