Painted Cottage

Collection by Cathy Hickman

Cathy Hickman
sleeves of an old sweater

Wild Child Sweater Flare Leg Warmers

Hello! These are super cozy and warm fair isle leg warmers that I've made from a recycled amazingly colored and textured pattern knit sweater! I love these ones! They look great with your boots or fancy high heels and are really cute with a pair of jeans or a dress! All seams are serge stitched I hope you enjoy them! Check out the matching bell bottom panel jeans and gloves, those are sold separately. Measurements: 17" long Measurements laying flat for top of leg warmers:5" hand wash cold…


It's cold and snow's actually on the ground - Keiko Lynn

It’s just a snow fall of snow balls, evidence of the winter. And I can feel my hands again. We’re […]

the ceiling

So give me the light

Sempre vivi em casas com pé direito muito alto - hoje em dia, não, pelo contrário! E é nessas casas que adoro ver estes candeeiros de tecto ...


A Day at a Farm with Rob MacInnis

The Farm Family Project focuses on the idea of the creation of identity within the photographic image. By foregrounding our innate compassion of animals, Rob MacInnis explores the correlation between the reifying process of animal consumption and the fashion world's depiction of the body. Drawing upon the fashion portrait photography of Annie Leibowitz and David LaChapelle, MacInnis gives the animals an arena for self-expression as well as humiliation. "By presenting animals as sentient…

stop in the name of love!

Poppies and Sunshine

a river of apples

a river of apples


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Vintage Louis Vuitton gladstone bag

my LV dream…

I don’t usually care for much logo action on my clothing or housewares, but I’ve dreamed of having an antique Louis Vuitton steamer trunk for a very long time. I remember seeing one in …

The Fairytale Cottages of Carmel-by-the Sea

After Hugh Comstock had built Hansel and Gretel to showcase his wife's doll collection, he built a home for himself and Mayotta . Built in 1925, they named the cottage "OBERS". The combination of Comstock adobe brick, Carmel stone and hand carved trim makes it truly a work of art. The recessed windows of the second story are unusual and add unique character. blogged at Linda Hartong Photography. ©All Rights Reserved. 2009. Do not use, copy or edit any of my photographs…

1942 plaid

Historical Dream Wardrobe

...or "What I Would Have Worn".... I have been gleaning a lot of inspiration from my Pinterest files lately. There are just so many images of breathtaking original historical garments floating around in cyberspace - it's wonderful to just look and dream! Sometimes certain items will jump out at me as something that I *know* would have aboslutely been in "my" wardrobe if I had lived in a certain time period of the past.....(don't you ever get that feeling??) So, these are the items I have…

Frye Paige Tall Riding Boots

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