Friday, October 2, 2009

Sophisticated French Country Design

Designer Cathy Kincade used antique accessories and smoldering colors to turn this desert home in Scottsdale into an old-world getaway. The house has a European feel as if the owners have traveled the world and collected all this beautiful objects. The use of stones, dark woods and rich colors give this vacation home just the French Country look the owners wanted.

Read more about this home in House Beautiful.


  1. wow! it takes my breath away! thank you for these beautiful pictures!
    wish you a great weekend!

  2. Great photos!! Thank you for stopping by! Glad to hear I'm not alone ;) I have to tell you I LOVE your blog!! ;)

  3. Thank you girls *blushing*... who doesn't love a compliment?

  4. Stunning! I'd like to live there!!!!
    Happy week end!

  5. Fantastic!
    I'm so happy you are back with your comments! Thank you!
    Hope you have a terrific weekend!

  6. WOW! That kitchen is stunning! I would be a very happy cook in there. Thanks for sharing. This is a stunning post!
    Have a fun weekend,

  7. Love that French style, never seem to be able to achieve it in my own home though! Thanks for stopping by; have a fab weekend.

  8. Every little detail is so interesting and beautiful! I always find myself drawn to the islands that have storage for cookbooks on the side... there is just something about it that I love!

  9. PS - just looked at the article on House Beautiful... I am even more impressed now! I live in Arizona and feel the same way about the desert! I love how there is really nothing southwest except the beautiful outdoor scenery. If only I could do this to my house...

  10. I love the French style cottages and homes.

  11. I like those houses, I like the way they built them because those houses seem like a cave, I'm little bit hermit for that reason my affinity for those constructions.


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