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Donna Porter

Serena & Lily | interiors photographer, summit, nj — Jennifer Lavelle Photography | Lifestyle Photographer | New Jersey + New York City

I had the pleasure of shooting the new Serena & Lily store in Summit, NJ before they opened their doors this past week to the public. The store is a serious visual feast for your eyes and such a great new addition to our local town.

The Golden Girl | Home Decor Inspiration

A couple of weeks ago, we photographed a beautiful project that we completed last year. It was an extensive remodel to an existing home. The changes we made to the property started on the outside, with a complete landscape renovation that created a secret garden in the front of the house. All of the exterior wood de

Wayne Bed & Breakfast Inn Wedding Venue in Philadelphia

PartySpace invites you to consider Wayne Bed & Breakfast Inn, a wedding venue in Philadelphia. Come check out this gorgeous venue for yourself. For availability, visit today.

15 Bright Sunrooms That Take Every Advantage of Natural Light

Bringing the sun into your home isn't always easy, especially when you're limited by the size and number of windows in a room. Those who are

Our Back Patio Makeover Just In Time For Summer Entertaining - Julia Berolzheimer

Our Back Patio Makeover with Lowe's. Find out what Lowe's furniture and appliances we used to redo our backyard. We absolutely love the result!

Deck Reveal – Our Completed Outdoor Living Space

Back in the beginning of May I decided to make one of the biggest updates this little farmhouse has seen in a long time. I will admit that renovating our kitchen and bathroom (yes, we have just ONE bathroom here) 3+ years ago made for some pretty spectacular before and after photos, but the addition…

Patios & Gardens - Outdoor Diy

Emma Courtney: Patios & Gardens Outdoor DIY Projects - Inexpensive and Easy Ways to Improve Your Hom

Feature Friday: Proverbs 31 Girl

Happy Friday friends! Today's Feature Friday is a farmhouse in Minnesota. Meet Allie from Proverbs 31 Girl. She's a wife and mom of 5 and she and her family live in the country in an old farmhouse that they've renovated and added onto. It's a beautiful setting so we're going to start the tour on the outside so you can see that part first and get an idea of the their lifestyle. It's dreamy! Allie's been blogging for a few years, but I just found her recently on Instagram. I found a post…

Sydney Homecoming by Thomas Hamel & Associates

Sydney Homecoming by Thomas Hamel & Associates, Vote for this project in the Readers’ Choice *Belle* Coco Republic Interior Design Awards 2017.

Transform Your Home With These 2020 Rug Trends

Transform Your Home With These 2020 Rug Trends

All design enthusiasts, let alone experts, know how important a rug is in building a cozy and inviting ambience in an interior.

“It’s all in the details…. outdoor rooms (a.k.a. veranda, loggia …)

I figured a good time to do this post was April 1st. In Maryland, March can still be a bit cold but usually by April, we are starting to slowly warm up and we are feeling energized to be outside. …

My Affordable Patio Furniture and Outdoor Decorating Tips

Outdoor furniture and accessories can be expensive. Here are my tips for getting a high-end look for less! Read more to find out all of the sources for my patio in my post, Affordable Patio