Ever Wallpaper

Linda Merrill Dream home view from bed Ever wallpaper

The folks at Ever Wallpaper reached out to me about showcasing their beautiful wallpapers and just looking at the homepage, I was in! Ever Wallpaper was founded in the UK but ships world wide. Most papers come in three weights – heavy, medium and peel-and-stick. Wallpapers have been growing in popularity over the last decade … Read more

Holiday Table Settings

Linda Merrill holiday place setting

Hi there! I’m planning my first family get together in two years (!) and am busy getting my house ready for my brother to come visit and then hosting the rest of my small family over the weekend. Needless to say – I have holiday table settings on the mind! In past years, I’ve not … Read more

Top 10 Favorite Newburyport Christmas Scenes and a Giveaway!

Newburyport Christmas barn doors bicycle decorating

One of my favorite annual events each year is the Newburyport Holiday House Tour, which I’ve posted about many times. I am unable to attend this year so wanted to share my Top 10 favorite Christmas scenes from Christmases past. I though you might pick up some fun ideas for holiday decorating. AND, I’m doing … Read more

A Spectacular Property Swoon: The Inn at Burklyn Hall Renovation

Photo by Rodeo and Co Burklynn Hall renovation exterior

Just about 3 years ago, I wrote about a beautiful and historic property that was on the market in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont called Burklyn Hall. It’s kind of in the middle of a beautiful nowhere, but is an amazingly gorgeous estate that would need very special owners to purchase it. And so it … Read more

A Dream Mudroom, Laundry and more – Dream Home 2021

Hello friends! I am thrilled to be able to share my design for the Dream Home 2021 Mudroom / Laundry / Dog washing station / Guest Resources room! You can read about my inspirations and decision making for this space here. At the bottom of this post will be all the products and resources I used … Read more

Working spaces: Mudrooms, laundry rooms and dog washing stations

Hello! As I’m putting the finishing touches on the multi-hyphenate Dream Home 2021 Mudroom-Laundry room-Dog washing station-Pantry-Guest resources space (I know, a mouthful!) I wanted to share some of my inspirations images for this hardworking space. This is the true working room of the house that as you will see which needs to serve multiple … Read more

Project Peek: Mid-Century Modern Deck House Black Paint selections

Nashoba deck house unpainted black paint

Hello! I wanted to share a project peek of my mid-century deck house project – we’re painting the house black! We are currently in the process of making the final black paint decision, but I wanted to share some of my inspiration images and the paint colors we’re currently looking at. First, I just love … Read more

A Dream Kitchen – Dream Home 2021 Room Reveal

081021 LMDS Dream Home 2021 Dream Kitchen Cooking Wall

Hello! I’m happy to finally share the LMDS Dream Home 2021 Dream Kitchen! If you’re new here – you can read the origins of this virtual design project here. This is the second fully completed space in this 4,600 sq. ft. home (plus 600 sq. ft. pool/guest house and 900 sq. ft. deck). I’m nearly … Read more