StyleFile #19: The Beauty Of Birch

I have always loved trees. The thought of living somewhere without any makes me shudder. One of my favorite trees is the birch- especially a grove of them. From the looks of things, I’m not the only one.

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Taking a cue from the old Adirondack camps, this bedroom’s wall are covered in birch bark.

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Here’s another view of the same bedroom.

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A homeowner in France installed these birch logs in her living room.

A wonderful rustic birch bed designed by Diane Cole Ross.

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This Cole and Son wallpaper mimics birch trees- a wonderful solution for a small space.

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Do-it-yourself hollowed out birch logs make a perfect candle holder.

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For collectors, try Royal Albert birch dinnerware or…

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…these vintage plates aptly called “Silver Birch” designed by Erwin Kalla in 1957.

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This beautiful metal finger ring simulates birch bark. Created by esdesigns.

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Here’s a close-up of a handwoven rug inspired by birch trees- made by Karen in the woods.

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Sepia-tone digital photograph of birch trees by Elizabeth Abernathy.

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A small wooden pendant of a birch tree by artist Jessica Jane.

(Photos-  House Beautiful, December 2007. Maisons Cote Ouest, October 2006. Elle Decor, Domino, February 2008. Budget Decorating)

5 thoughts on “StyleFile #19: The Beauty Of Birch

  1. Hi ! nice blog ! Could you tell me where you found the pictures captionned ‘A homeowner in France installed these birch logs in her living room’ and ‘A wonderful rustic birch bed designed by Diane Cole Ross’ ? Thanks and see you soon !

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