Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Autumn in the English countryside


There's something about autumn that always conjures up imagery of the English countryside: misty mornings, quilted jackets and heavy tweeds, long walks with tall wellington boots through amber leaves, picking apples and sharing them with the horses, savouring the brief moments of radiant sunshine and finally retreating home to a hot cup of tea and something that's been simmering on the stove all afternoon...













{Photos: Editorial of Daria Werbowy, courtesy of Miss at la Playa, photographed by Mario Testino, styled by Grace Coddington for Vogue US 2004;  The New York home of Carter Smith, photographed by Martyn Thompson for Home and Garden, via moodboard and Martyn Thompson}


10 comments:

morganwhitneydee said...

I love this post :) How I wish my fall could look like this!

Chic 'n Cheap Living said...

Love the country chic look! How nice to relax in those gardens and library!

{r} said...

certainly -- the editorial with daria was shot by mario testino and styled by grace coddington for vogue US 2004

escapade said...

Perfect - thank you!
Both Monika and I couldn't figure it out.

Style Attic said...

I love anything English! I is always a constant and always appropriate and beautiful :) After all, comfort is the goal in design!! Lovely

Kimia Kline said...

i love that black wood!!

lasninastextiles.com said...

Fabulous blog.

escapade said...

Style Attic - definitely agreed - comfort is key!

lasninas - thank you so much!
xo

Connie @ Sogni e Sorrisi said...

A perfect post for fall!

Dancing Branflake said...

I think you listed every single thing I love about Fall and that I would blog about. Beautiful editorial.

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