04 June 2009

Published!

You can't judge a book by its cover...or a magazine for that matter.

This week in the mail I received a bundled envelope from Harris Publications. It was sent to me from the managing editor, who so graciously enclosed a stack of issues of a new magazine that I had not yet become acquainted with, and attached a note thanking me for being a part of the premier issue of Cottages & Cabins.


While I had expected our home to be featured in Cottage Style Magazine ~ during the photo shoot in January that is what we were all planning for ~ I guess the publishers and editors had something else up their sleeve that neither Fifi nor I knew about.

Cottages & Cabins is a charming magazine and I am proud to be a part of their inaugural issue. The word from the editor says that they “scouted the country for the sweetest, coziest, most inspirational retreats” and featured the top 20 in their first issue.



They have honored me with a ten page ~ count 'em ten! ~ article full of bright and bold and colourful pages, written beautifully by Fifi O’Neil and photographed by Dan Mayer.

Here’s a peek. Check it out…

"In Living Color"



Thank you to the editors at Harris Publications, the “Fabulous Fifi,” Dan the Photo Man, and of course my husband and little boy for putting up with me during all of the preparation and the “home invasion” prior to and during the photo shoot.

I’m not sure if the magazine is on news stands yet, but it should be soon and will be on display until October. Go get yourself a copy!

Ciao amici,

Suzanne

14 comments:

dubuhdudesigns said...

Wonderful images! My gosh your house is stunning and what I like is that as beautiful as it appears it looks like someone lives there too. Awesome! I'll look for it at B&N this weekend:)

Mary said...

Yea!!! Congratulations!!!
I will grab a copy for sure.
Where in GA do you live???
I live in Woodstock.
My house has been in a few commercials, and in an Eddie Bauer home catalog, back when they had a home line.

Blessings,
Mary

twinkleshabbystar said...

WHOO-HOO!!! Gooooorgeous Suzanne! Omigosh! Just from the pictures you posted the article looks BEAUTIFUL!!!! I cant wait to pick up my copy! Congrats sweetie!!! :) XOXO,Jenn

twinkle said...

I'm visiting through a bloglist link from a blog I visited through Cindy's blog...My Romantic Home (good grief!)!
Anyway, LOVED the magazine photos so I will be looking for my own copy.
Had to leave a comment since I live here in middle Georgia. Nice bumping in to you!

Mary said...

Hi - picked up a copy today. Your house is beautiful!!!

Jean said...

I just got the magazine. congratulations, its a wonderful article. The magazine is filled with great "stuff"
Jean in virginia

julie king said...

wow and congratulations! what wonderful validity this must bring to your life to know that a professional magazine admired your home and wanted to show it off! good for you!!!

Ingrid in Umbria said...

Cara Suzanne,

Auguri! Congratulazioni! I am not surprised they fell for your home... it's wonderful! Buon week-end e bacione! Ingrid

SherryRoseBella said...

Congratulations to you & Reg, Suzanne! How special to be featured in the first issue! I really enjoyed the cocktail party at your beautiful home. Thanks so much for having us!
Hugs,
Sherry

Tracie~MyPetiteMaison said...

Hi Suzanne,
Congratulations! My husband just came home with that magazine for me on Friday... he even knows which ones are new. I'll have to open it up this evening and take a look at those ten pages. How wonderful for you! Oh and of course, I've got to say how much I love Fifi. She is one in a million nice.
~Tracie

RobinfromCA said...

It is on newstands and I saw it the other day thinking - I should pick that up. Then...I didn't! Now, I have to go back and get it! Can't wait and a big Congratulations!!

Robin@Miscellaneous Thoughts

Andrea Singarella said...

Oh my goodness! This is amazing Suzanne. COngratulations on a well-deserved feature! Your home is gorgeous, inspiring, and comfortable, all at once.
Now, I must go find a copy of the magazine!

Italian Girl in Georgia ~ Suzanne MacCrone said...

Hi My Friends,

Thank you all for your kind words. It is a great magazine and I am happy to be a part of their first issue.

See you all around blog-ville soon.

Ciao amici,
Suzanne

Nice and Easy Antiques said...

Hi Suzanne! Your talent and good eye for color and composition are soooo reflected in your adorable home! Congratulations!!!!!
I'll get my issue ASAP!
Marcela

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