The Victorian Beach House Seen on “Girls”

May 4, 2015

After I featured Lena Dunham’s new Greek Revival-style cottage recently, several of you recommended her show “Girls” on HBO. I caught an episode from Season 3 called “Beach House,” and this is where it took place. It’s a vacation rental known as the Tower at Rocky Point in East Marion, New York, overlooking the Long Island Sound.

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What It’s Like When a TV Show Uses Your House (& More)

May 1, 2015

Happy Friday, fellow lookiloos! Here are some stories that caught my eye this week, starting with an article about what it was like for one family when their house became Leslie Knope’s on the TV show Parks and Recreation:

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Zooey Deschanel Selling 1930s Ranch in the Hollywood Hills

April 29, 2015

Sitcom star Zooey Deschanel is selling her 1930s ranch in the Hollywood Hills for $2.195 million, so let’s take a look at it and the new place she’s moving to…

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A Former Schoolhouse with the Cottage Blues

April 27, 2015

Burleigh Cottage was first built in 1826 as a schoolhouse for a small river village in New Hope, Pennsylvania. Now it’s a charming 2-bedroom cottage decorated with blue and white throughout. Take a look… 

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A Laundry Room Makeover & More Links I Like

April 24, 2015

1. You’ve gotta see how Jenna Sue’s Laundry Room looks now: 

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You Can Rent Sarah Richardson’s Summer Cottage

April 23, 2015

Sarah Richardson has a new series called “Sarah’s Rental Cottage” on HGTV Canada (fingers crossed that they’ll bring it to the States soon!). The show follows her and Tommy Smythe as they give this 1950s cottage a makeover, and I love how it turned out. If you’re dreaming of an island getaway like this, read on to see […]

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“The Way Life Should Be:” A Beachy Cape on the Water

April 21, 2015

Paradise Cove, the name of this waterfront home on Cape Cod, has a sign at the entrance that reads: “The Way Life Should Be.” It’s hard to argue with that! Take a look… 

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Decorating a Vacation Home with Creatively Themed Rooms

April 20, 2015

This looks like such a fun place to spend a family vacation in Orlando, Florida. Check out the creatively themed spaces they decorated, from a “Castaway” bedroom to a “Moonlite Drive-In” theater room. 

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