Friday, January 11, 2008

Winter White

Where we live there's not much white about winter. Just gray skies and dark days of rain. I was reading Angela's post about winter whites over at Cottage Magpie where she talked about her winter whites. That inspired me to look around for my own.



White picture frames with a painted carving above it in our bedroom.



I love our winter bed. One of my favourite places to be is snuggled under a warm duvet with cool air from the open window drifting over my face while I listen to the rain dripping outside.




I like the black and white contrast of our staircase. I painted the handrail black this past summer and I'm so glad I did.



But this is the winter white I'd love to see - the Eiffel Tower with snow on it. This poster is pinned above my computer screen in my office for dreaming.
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6 comments:

Andi said...

What beautiful "winter whites" Lorrie. I love your picture of the Eiffel Tower in the snow.

Angela @ Cottage Magpie said...

I love your wonderful Paris picture and all the whites from your home. That little architectural detail above your photos is lovely!
~Angela :-)

Reginas Cottage said...

Dear Lorri
That poster from Eiffel Tower with the snow is a dream of one perfect
winter.Unfortunably we have no one
snow,but raining and much to warm
days for this season.And all the other pictures from your home are very wonderful.Your winter bed looks
very cosy.
Have a nice day
Regina

Headgirl said...

I came via Miss Peach, partly because of the Vancouver Island connection. Am glad I did. You havea lovely blog - will call again.

Best wishes
Blue

Sandra Evertson said...

Beautiful photos!
Sandra Evertson

Anonymous said...

Lovely place and Beautiful pics ! I love the colors in that room.


I let you know if ever we get a chance to have snow in Paris, and I go and make that picture .. A dream of mine as well !

Hugs from France !

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