This is a wonderful house, and from the photos looks as though there are some Arts and Crafts or Bungalow style elements to it (especially the stone arch in the room off the front room). There are lots of publications with photos of Arts and Crafts and Bungalow interiors, and some of the floor plans are similar. The bifold doors don't have the weight of the rest of the woodwork and could be replaced with solid wood sliding doors if you need the closet. You may not like furniture of this period, but it does have some features that go with the layout. Arts and Crafts and spool armchairs such as: http://greenstreetblog.blogspot.com/2011/05/versatile-spool-chair.html
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|12/11/12 3:12 PM|
Delia Smith's Christmas cookbook was my inspiration for a similar list and it does help. One other thing that is helpful is to get out all the serving dishes early and put notes on them saying what goes in them. That way any helpers know exactly what goes where!
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|11/20/12 11:30 AM|