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French carriage house style lanterns

Pretty little vintage French style everything talks to me. 


Not really big news if you read my blog all the time- you already know that.
But sometimes, you happen upon something so absolutely perfect for your style
that you do a bit of a happy dance as you hit 'order'



We recently updated a porch area of our house to include a new pair of old french doors-
which are incredible and are from the 1800's wearing their original finish right now.
( I will share a closer look once I decide what finish I am going with on them)


While wrapping up design elements for this spot- I searched high and low for the perfect
lanterns to keep that vintage French style vibe of the rest of the house


And I bumped into these beauties.


Simple and sweet with traditional French carriage house style charm.
I fell in love with their perfect yet diminutive size- and their classic French architecture style.
And after I shared the autumn porch styling with you- there were so many questions on where to find the lanterns- so I thought I would share a closer look.



I absolutely fell in love the curved arms and slender style these lanterns have.
They were so perfectly 'French carriage house' style and the right size for a spot where
we don't have too much space for a larger light but wanted all that charm.

They are super cute - and the door does open which adds another sweet little touch.
You can find these HERE if you are looking for similar.


I am back from High Point Market full of inspiration and 
working away this week on several large photography projects for print and otherwise.
And am playing a bit of catch up on wrapping up autumn before zooming ahead 
into Christmas decor.

Stay tuned for a Friday favorites coming your way- along with a table setting 
and a post introducing a couple new BFF's coming your way.

Happy Wednesday everyone.










3 comments

  1. They are indeed so charming and beautiful...Your porch is reminding me of a walk through the streets of Charleston...ah so quintessentially French. Glad you are back home safe and sound. Looking forward to your High Point adventures.

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  2. That outdoor lamp is beautiful and adds so much to your door area.

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  3. Beautiful, but a little over the top for me...almost $500 for one lantern. There are many out there with the same look/style for $175 or less, which would appeal to me. No, I'm not chinsey, I am frugal...sometimes wanna be, sometimes have to be. Overall your porch is gorgeous! Can't wait to see the French doors! Beverly Poag

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