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Cottages at the Beach

I'm unpacking and catching up on laundry since returning from  our annual vacation with my husband's family. We always have a great time and I love that we have this tradition. It's such a cute little beach town and I always enjoy taking long walks and looking at the charming houses. Want to come along?

The house above has its red, white and blue going on  all ready to celebrate. Adirondack chairs always look great and I think they look very inviting on the front porch.

I like how neat and tidy this pretty blue house looks. The landscaping isn't anything extravagant but it looks great. In the picture below you can see the pretty, soft light green on the screened door and the same color is on the door to the house as well.

Here's another screened door that is just so charming. The little spindles in the center are painted the two  colors of the house - such a great idea.

The red door on this house really stands out. A lot of the houses have screened in porches on t…

Fall at A Pocketful of Blue

This year I just added a few little touches here and there for Fall.
I brought out some darker, cozier colors and  warmed 
the place up a little as we head into the cooler temperatures.

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Doesn't it seem like the light at this time of the
year casts such a pretty glow? 
It gives everything inside and out a
warm, cozy feeling.

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I hope you are all enjoying the season and
having some beautiful weather wherever you are.

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Comments

  1. Each picture is gorgeous - especially love your curtains, the print is so perfect for your blue walls. Lots of nice fall touches in your house.

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  2. JoAnne your fall touches look beautiful!!

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  3. Your fall vignettes are very fetching. Love the wall pocket hanging on the wall hook. Visiting from Brenda's, Olive

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  4. Very sweet fall touches! Your home looks nice and cozy and ready for colder weather! I love this season, too!

    XO,
    Jane

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  5. Your fall touches are gorgeous, as always. I just love how you decorate! The ribbon tied around the lampshade is a great idea. Hmmmm . . . I might have to copy your idea. : )

    Happy Fall!!

    Lori
    Thrifty Decor Mom

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  6. Beautiful decorating! I agree with you about the cozy glow this time of year.

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  7. Everything looks so soft and pretty!
    Lory
    The Robin’s Nest

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  8. I always enjoy my visits at A Pocketful of Blue! As I expected, your autumn touches are just right. :)

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  9. I always love the touches in white and blue and your kitchen tiles are nearly like the ones of mine. Same colour and texture. I also love the milk jar.

    Marina

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  10. Simple beauty! I love your touches of fall.

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  11. Hi Joanne, I look forward to being your new follower via Marina

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  12. I love your touches of fall, everything is so soothing and inviting.

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  13. you created such a cozy and inviting space! looks very nice

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  14. Your simple touches of fall are gorgeous! I love the color palette of your home!

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  15. So pretty, your home is so cozy.

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  16. Thank you for sharing such a wonderful visit at your home.
    Joy

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  17. Hi JoAnne,

    Isn't it funny how we both chose to talk about the morning light just a day apart? I love these cozy fall touches you added to this space, especially the open shelf with the white, powdery blue and chocolate colour mix - so serene and warm at the same time.

    Thanks for stopping by and the lovely comment; glad to meet you!

    Hope you're having a wonderful weekend.

    Poppy

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