Decorating blog featuring projects in my home and other homes.
Thursday, November 6, 2014
Stairway to Heaven
I've lived in one story homes and apartments all my life. I had a chance to purchase a 2-story home when I bought my first house in 1996, but I passed on that house. I love beautiful staircases! I think this goes back to the first time I saw "Gone With the Wind" and Scarlet O'Hara coming down those beautiful stairs at Tara. A person can really make a grand entrance on a beautiful staircase. I always imagine a bride having her wedding portrait taken on the stairs or a family having their portrait taken.
Here are a few examples of staircases I absolutely love:
Can't you see a bride on these stairs?
Imagine this beautiful stained-glass medallion at the top: