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Summer 2009 : Flower Shop

new orleans homage

Bring old world luxury into your home with these accoutrements inspired by the Paris of the South.

Sleep Pattern
For dreaming, or just for looks, this vintage Suzani pillow ($400) with its floral motif and down filling is “a-resting.”
B. Viz Design
St. Joseph, Louisiana
www.bviz.com
(318) 766-4950
 
 
 
 
It Toles for Thee
Fill this French tole box ($125) with fresh flowers or simply enjoy its decorative floral design.
Marsh Garden Décor
New Orleans, Louisiana
www.marshgardendecor.com
(504) 849-0133
 
 
 
 
Say My Name
Never worry about identity theft while you sleep with a monogrammed ivory cotton pique sham ($325) featuring scalloped edges and a ring of blooms.
Leontine Linens
New Orleans, Louisiana
www.leontinelinens.com
(504) 899-7833
 
 
 
Bouquet d’Art
A pair of antique botanical prints ($400) brings the outdoors in, in a soft, timeless way.
Marsh Garden Décor
New Orleans, Louisiana
www.marshgardendecor.com
(504) 849.0133
 
 
 
 
On a Platter
Hand-painted bouquets of flowers decorate this early 19th century Meissen porcelain serving piece ($1,200).
Lucullus
New Orleans, Louisiana
www.lucullusantiques.com
(504) 528-9620
 
 
 
 
Bon Mot
These letterpress cards emblazoned with floral and botanical patterns (prices vary) make writing thank you notes a walk in the park.
Scriptura
New Orleans, Louisiana
www.scriptura.com
(504) 897-1555
 
 
 
 
Beguiling Bloc-notes
Subtle designs by Alexa Pulitzer grace these floral papers and evoke a sense of history. (Water Lily and Flower Basket notepads, $15 each, Magnolia notepad, $11)
Available at Nadine Blake
New Orleans, Louisiana
www.nadineblake.com
(504) 529-4913
 
 
 
This Little Light
The Sweet Olive tree fragrance that wafts through courtyards in the Big Easy forms the foundation of the “New Orleans” botanical-scented soy candle ($60) by Low Country Luxe.
Available at Bromberg’s
Birmingham, Alabama
www.brombergs.com
(205) 871-3276
 
 
 
Orange You a Good Hostess!
Generously mist the Orange Blossom home perfume ($20) and light the candle ($18) to infuse the fresh citrus scent around the house.
L’Occitane
www.loccitane.com
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fruit Compote
Flowers bear fruit for your morning parfait in this 19th Century French Louis Philippe period porcelain compote.
(Part of a dessert service of 54 plates and three compotes)
Lucullus
New Orleans, Louisiana
www.lucullusantiques.com
(504) 528-9620
 
 
 
Flower Bed
Bring blooms into the boudoir with this peony-covered accent pillow sham ($73) part of the Calliope pattern by Yves Delorme.
Christine’s
Birmingham, Alabama
(205) 871-8297