Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Decorating a Sleeping Porch

It's better than camping. From Victoria:
Re-create the romance of an old-fashioned sleeping porch, where cool evening breezes and hushed midnight laughter hover softly above the lilt of crickets. Dressed for bed in colorful piecework quilts, bold stripes, and billowing curtains, this fresh-air oasis connects us with the outdoors, the open sky, and all of the magical sounds of the night. 

Before the advent of air conditioning, the Victorian-era sleeping porch offered families a refreshing retreat during the sweltering summer months. (Read more.)


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