Friday, December 10, 2010

What’s not to love...?


about this architecturally elegant room brimming with organic influences and awash with natural light? OR

about this industrial loft space that brings in sexy with the use of dark tones and rhubarb accents? Gotta love it all, right? Smile.  Your input on my post yesterday was so greatly appreciated and I’ll be spending part of the weekend mulling over paint colours and finishes. I will definitely let you know the outcome of that. Have a great weekend everyone!  Stay warm-I think this is the coldest it has ever been in NC since I’ve lived here-brrrrrr!  XX

51 comments :

  1. I love the flash flood of light in the first photo. Truly stunning. It's super cold in nyc. Stay warm and have a great weekend.

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  2. The first image is my fave room - so many interesting details, and I love the lights!

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  3. Stay warm, Stacey and good luck with preparing for the new home! Lovely images! Actually I could move into both those homes:) Have a beautiful day!

    Kristin xo

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  4. Loving the tall ceiling as well Stacey!
    keep warm & wear cozy socks~
    xo

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  5. Amazing spaces! I especially love the soft tones in that first picture!

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  6. I love the pops of color!

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  7. they are both great, but i love the first one :)

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  8. ARen't loft spaces gorgeous? Very cool..Rachaelxx

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  9. STACY! THANK YOU FOR VISITING ME! And ohh dear; this post is another masterpiece of clean and fresh colors and décor. You dearest, have fine taste!!! We are both in a fun place right now; you trying to find your colors and me, enjoying seeing my two room addition shape into a real living space!!!

    ENJOY EACH DAY, school is almost out for me, and my sweet kids are chomping at the bit. I can't blame them because I AM TOO!

    Take care and hugs to you, Anita

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  10. How Gorgeous!!! thank you so much for sharing :)

    XOXO
    J

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  11. It's two degrees here and blowing wind...wholly cow it's brisk! Love the rooms, ceiling height and light, stunning!

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  12. Oh it is very sexy indeed! I love it! Have a great weekend & stay warm, sweetie! xoxo

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  13. I love both! I'd love to be in that lofty space, but also adore the organic influence of the first one. Beautiful. It's freezing - stay bundled up warm! Can't wait to hear more re: paint decisions! Have a terrific Friday, Stacey!

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  14. I've really been liking the industrial look lately. I'm excited to see your new place as you start to make it your home. Very exciting both for you and us!

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  15. I love the second look a lot more ... Seems more in sync with my personality I think! :)

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  16. I vote for the industrial space! Love it. Love the pops of raspberry.

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  17. I see the book shelves in the second pic, I love!

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  18. Both are amazing! Moldings in the first picture are beautiful and the built-ins in the second picture along with the loft style is great too!

    I did the loft thing before kids, can't imagine it working well now! :) xoxo

    Have a wonderful weekend!

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  19. I like the 1st one a little bit more. Hugs to you

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  20. Not much not to love- that's for sure. Love the pops of bright colour.

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  21. really love the natural touches to the first room!

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  22. My teenage dream was to live in a loft like this. Love the wood accented lights. Oh joy!

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  23. Oh what I could do with all of that gorgeous light! Beautiful photographs Stacey!
    Have a wonderful weekend!

    lisa.

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  24. Great inspiration as always! Of course the Eames chairs finds their way right to my heart!
    It´s cold here at my place too! I appriciate the white landscape but prefer a bit warmer temperature!
    Happy weekend to you!

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  25. I live in an industrial loft, so I can certainly appreciate the space in the second photo, but I'd die happy if I ever lived in the first one!

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  26. love both...but i always choose sexy...industrial loft for me! stay warm, stacey! happy weekend!

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  27. Love them both but I think anything would have looked fabulous in that incredible first space with such wonderful architectural detail!!

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  28. Gorgeous! Good luck with your decision -- am sure you'll make the right one :)

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  29. What IS not to love?? Adore the color pops, woo hoo! Hope you're doing great, girl! XX!

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  30. Oh my goodness gorgeous images!

    Luvs!

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  31. The room in the first photo is exactly the type I swoon over -- high ceilings with moldings and I absolutely adore chevron wood floors -- this one has my vote :) It doesn't even need furniture and it would look amazing!
    Hope you're enjoying the weekend, my dear!

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  32. they are both gorgeous but the first room is way too precious! definitely a fave ;) have a sweet weekend!

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  33. I've been re-decorating my room this weekend, and your blog and the pictures you post are such an inspiration
    love that space, the sofas in the first picture are amazing
    hope you're having a nice weekend Stacey, and thanks so so much for your sweet comment, you're so lovely

    ♥ Marley

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  34. I just love the high ceilings and arched windows.

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  35. Definitely shot #1 is my idea of perfection. Loving all the organic influence. My idea of elegance. Pruxxx

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  36. So right - what not to love? I like them both! Don't you wish sometimes that your house could be both at once - it really depends on our moods I think! Let's just hope when we redecorate that our mood is of the right one!
    It's finally turned cold here too! Just on Friday. Went from summer to winter during the day!
    Stay warm and many blessings!
    Ann

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  37. Wonderful spaces, so stylish and airy.

    All things nice...

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  38. Love these images and yes I hear there it is cold in Raleigh. And, my dad sent me a text with a picture of the snow last week! I am heading there in a couple of weeks so hopefully it will warm up a bit.

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  39. Just wanted to thank you for your sweet comments on our new place, dear Stacey! I'm thinking of you as you go through a move as well! Hope it's been a good weekend and everything's progressing smoothly :) xo

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  40. i want my entire house to look like this!

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  41. Second one is my favorite, just got to love a splash of color :)

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  42. WOW! i am in LOVE with your new blog layout! it's gorgeous!!

    allister bee blog

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  43. Oh dearest, your visit this morning is such a sweet way to start Monday! Here at school....our last week before the TWO WEEK HOLIDAY!!! THANK YOU FOR COMING AND ENTERING MY GIVEAWAY! Bises, Anita

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  44. That top image is just perfection! Good luck with the painting!

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  45. I love it all! Though I always gravitate to "light and airy".

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  46. I can't decide which one I like better!! :)

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  47. Oh goodness, this is so, so gorgeous! I want to live in that 2nd photo forever. The colors and ample space is just perfect :) Great post and your blog is so inspirational!

    - the runaway

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  48. both of these are just fabulous! I think my favorite of all is the second one, though, as the space is just as enticing as all of the pieces within it... well put together without looking too "planned" if you know what I mean... you know what I mean :) love your taste, always. can't wait to hear more about your place.

    have a wonderful Monday evening*
    xoxo

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  49. I hope you have a magical holiday!


    Fer

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