|Study by Barry Dixon|
As rumbling thunderstorms blow across the deep South (we've already seen kidney-bean-sized hail so far today), it is the perfect day for hunkering down inside, retreating somewhere cozy and warm.
|Home of Thomas Britt - Courtesy of NYSD|
I love the drama and warmth of dark walls, especially when they're done in deep chocolate.
|Living room by Kim Winkler of Westbrook Interiors|
You certainly need plenty of comfy seating to snuggle into...
|Design by Bunny Williams|
... And lots of soft reading lights close by....
|Study by Elaine Griffin|
... And a place to jot down all your thoughts and ideas.
|Great room by Myra Hoefer|
But, mainly, you need an elegant sanctuary where you feel secure, happy, and at home.
I hope you all have a wonderful weekend!