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L'Antica Vetreria 'Unknowingly, we plow the dust of stars blown about us by the wind and we drink the universe in a glass of rain.' Ihab Hassen I am honored to share the latest in our series of guest posts on one of my favorite topics – Renovating in Italy. I knew that we couldn’t […] Read More

I am honored to share the latest in our series of guest posts on one of my favorite topics – Renovating in Italy. Today we are joined by Marta Calligaro from Homes and Villa's Abroad who shares her guide to renovating a home in Italy. Born in Genova and now living in London, England. Marta […] Read More

Casa Colleverde

When I first 'met' Simon through a wonderful expat group I fell in love with Casa Colleverde.  I loved the attention to detail, the rich colors, the consideration of the way the house would fit into the environment, and the fact that the house wasn't at all rustic but rather ugly. The transformation surprised even […] Read More

jill pennington

I am honored to share the latest in our series of guest posts on one of my favorite topics – Renovating in Italy. I knew that we couldn’t be the only ones out there dreaming about houses in Italy. Today we are joined by Author Jill Pennington who shares the renovation of her home in […] Read More

the field stones of umbria

I am honored to share the latest in our series of guest posts on one of my favorite topics – Renovating in Italy. I knew that we couldn’t be the only ones out there dreaming about houses in Italy. Today we are joined by Authors Nina (The Field Stones of Umbria) and Pavel who share […] Read More

italian farmhouse

What is it that makes a house a home? I just love this story of Sally's Uncle, his family and the history of this house. I love the feel of her home that comes through in her images and at her blog, family, love and happy moments. Originally a very simple Italian farmhouse, built to […] Read More

 I am excited to announce that over the course of the year, I’ll be running a special series of guest posts on one of my favorite topics - Renovating in Italy. I knew that we couldn't be the only ones out there dreaming about houses in Italy, so I have enlisted the help of some […] Read More