Friday, July 16, 2010

Oldies but Goodies

Sure, I'm happy that Domino is back (online... sort of). But what I really miss is Cottage Living. That magazine was pure gold. Luckily there are some photos still online here. Let's reminisce, shall we?





















Happy Friday!

29 comments:

  1. I still yearn for Cottage Living! It has been such a tough economy for shelter magazine. I think we have lost about 9 of them in the last 3 years! That has helped me a little with storage!

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  2. I completely agree. Cottage Living remains as my all time favorite. Nothing has replaced it.

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  3. Somehow I never saw the gems in this one... These are amazing. sigh.

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  4. I love the last bedroom. Yes, the decor magazines are getting scarce...

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  5. Cottage Living WAS the best, wasn't it?

    One of these pictures has inspired me to paint my pig gold. He's not popping in his current silver form.

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  6. I miss it too - that was definitely my favorite mag! The first image is one of my all-time favorites!

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  7. I LOVED that magazine. This post is a perfect example of why! Thanks for the memories!

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  8. Yes! I loved that magazine and this post is a perfect example of why! Thanks for the memories.

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  9. I have never read the magazine, but that first picture is gorgeous!

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  10. I loooved Cottage Living. Thankfully I had a subscription and I saved all of my old copies.

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  11. keep all those at hand when I ask you to design a room (or two) for me! I LOVE all of those images! I can't believe with photos like that, the magazine is no longer in publication.

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  12. I can still buy special issues in stores. I bought one just last month called "Fresh Ideas." Old images (I think) reworked into new content.

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  13. i was so sad when my subscription to cottage living stopped coming...and even more sad, when in it's place, i started receiving "wine spectator". (i don't drink...so, not a publication i find useful.)
    have a fantastic weekend.

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  14. Thanks for the walk down memory lane, man I loved that mag. Hopefully, someone will revive that aesthetic mix sometime in the future.

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  15. I also miss cottage living - such a great mix of styles without ever feeling over the top eclectic. Love that second image!

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  16. I loved Cottage Living too and still don't feel like I've filled the void created when it went under!

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  17. Cottage Living was one of my monthly reads. I miss it too!!! It would be great if they all came back....it's just not the same with all the new online mags. Though I will take what I can get...which is never enough magazines!

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  18. I enjoyed Cottage Living too. We live in a small house and I've always been attracted to 'cozy and warm' vs. 'grand'. Cottage Living presented so many beautifully decorated small spaces and I have lots of Cottage Living photos in my inspiration journal.

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  19. I never got to experience cottage living firsthand. So sad. So many of these are great! Really love the oversized chandeliers and fretwork mirrors behind the bed. Yum :)

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  20. Beautiful inspirational pics!
    :))))

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  21. I loved Cottage Living too and still don't feel like I've filled the void created when it went under!

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  22. Thanks for the walk down memory lane, man I loved that mag. Hopefully, someone will revive that aesthetic mix sometime in the future.

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  23. I LOVED that magazine. This post is a perfect example of why! Thanks for the memories!

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  24. Cottage Living WAS the best, wasn't it?

    One of these pictures has inspired me to paint my pig gold. He's not popping in his current silver form.

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  25. Somehow I never saw the gems in this one... These are amazing. sigh.

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