Vol. 13 No. 2 - The Painted Garden

Vol. 13 No. 2 - The Painted Garden

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74th issue of The Storybook Home Journal™. Made & Printed in the USA. Categories: Magazine, Movie Shoes, Nancy Young, Noel Streatfield & The Painted Garden

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Vol. 13 No. 2 of The Storybook Home Journal

The Painted Garden

What's in this issue?

The Best Game the Decorating article

Creating imaginative home interiors by using inspirations from favorite books, time periods and grand houses

It's As If He Was Here the Hearth article

Hands-on tips and techniques for photographing and painting pets

Too Good To Be Eaten In A Hurry the Kitchen article

A compendium on acheiving a wide sampling starring the quick and delicious popover

Better Than Any Other Piano the Music article

List of 51 recommended composers of piano concertos.

Bowers Of Flowers the Garden article

How the Bougainvillea came to be, and how to grow it indoors and out

A Table As A Desk the Workshop article

Making a fabulous in-home desk and workspace using recycled materials

Living Richly Without Being Rich the Attic article

Recreating The Painted Garden as a family getaway

Some Of My Favorite Haunts the Writer's Garret article

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Eastertide brioches and bouchons

By Al R. Young

By Nancy YoungFor the first time ever the spring issue of the journal didn't make it out before Easter.  We blame the demise of two computers and their attendant files for the delay--luckily Tanner, our resident computer whiz, saved the work, but a new computer and reconfiguration ate up too many of the days of March.  (Of course, the issue will still be appearing in mailboxes soon!) 

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"Dressing up in a big way" (The Painted Garden or Movie Shoes

By Al R. Young
 "Probably the most exasperating thing about the Fashion is its elusiveness.  Even the word has a dozen definitions, and when it is pinned down and qualified, as "the Fashion in woman's dress," it becomes ridiculous and stilted and is gone again.  

To catch at its skirts is the safest to say that it is a kind of miracle, a familiar phenomenon.  Why is it that a garment which is honestly attractive, in, say 1910 should be honestly ridiculous a few years later and honestly charming again a few years later still is one of those things which are not satisfactorily to be explained and therefore are jolly and exciting and in addition to the perennial interest of life... Read more »

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