As you know, I am knee deep in the remodel of my home office. In actuality, it’s becoming more of a ‘ladylike library’ and I like that. Doesn’t ‘library’ sound much more fetching than ‘home office’? Please indulge me in my brand new fiction. It’s not a home office, it’s a library. Shall I pour some tea?
For years, I’ve wanted to incorporate a series of framed botanical prints into some area of my home, and my ‘library’ seemed the perfect place. I hunted high and low, in used and new bookstores, to find a coffee table book of blooms that I could cut out and frame, much like the designer did for this cover of Home Magazine. I even resorted to websites offering prints online, but the cost was prohibitive.
In frustration, I turned to my garden. I thought if I could photograph some of the lovely white blooms in my own backyard, then perhaps I could make them into something worth framing. Not a novel concept, but worthwhile nonetheless, and an inexpensive solution.
Here’s a peek at my new wall di