What pool house would be complete without its own kitchen? Designer Betty Lou Phillips continued the soft Tuscan touches with stone arches and a few iron accents. Three barstools offer additional seating.
The sun-soaked town of Portofino, Italy was once a small fishing village. Now it attracts the yachts-and-summer-home crowd. A Mediterranean villa clings to the hillside, built in a style that launched a thousand McMansions in the United States.
In the spirit of Italian living, the focus of this room is the wrought iron bed with inset tapestries. A vintage blue and white floral linen and subtle damask wallpaper pattern complement the ornate design of the wrought iron.
This photo captures the beautiful color of fresh fruit being displayed in market for sale. The photo features blueberries, peaches and strawberries with just a peek at other fruits surrounding and boxed for buy in the Lazio region of the Italian Lake District.