I have plenty of company when it comes to cherishing and wanting to give a home to furnishings that lack polished pedigree. One fellow traveller is Mary Randolph "Carter" Berg.
I know that her latest book: A Perfectly Kept House is the Sign of a Misspent Life, has been praised by every design groupie since it came out in 2010. I want to add my name to the list of design groupies who love this book.
Here are some of the pictures that really stand out for me - from "Carter's" own living situation:
So there you have it. Get the book and study it. You will see in those pictures, the results of people who really understand the power of design.
A Perfectly Kept House is the Sign of a Misspent Life. Pictures and text by Mary Randolph Carter.