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  • We look to the past for comforting familiarity, for reassuring connections to a heritage that may be real or imagined, and to the future for solutions that break all the established rules—the simple Cape Cod cottage with its rose-covered picket fence or the house of tomorrow with its visionary labor-saving devices and futuristic forms.

    Symbols of Our Nation

  • By fashion standards, Alberta Ferretti's eyelash pleat dress on TV personality Cat Deeley and Monique Lhuillier's rose-covered ballgown, modeled by Garcelle Beauvais, were standouts.

    Dita Von Teese Struts At Heart Truth Fall 2011 Fashion Show (PHOTOS, POLL)

  • Robert Flood Underneath the rose-covered arbor are wrought iron chairs that Ms. Madden covered with sheer organza slipcovers.

    An Interior Designer's Lab

  • Fitting, since she still smelled of rose-covered ice mountains.

    Ecstasy in Darkness

  • I keep dreaming of a rose-covered cottage/inn on the dunes near Lake Michigan, someplace where I could serve a small number of interesting people great coffee, tender salmon omelets with finely chopped basil and tomatos, and rosti every day.

    Meaning to Meme

  • My eyes and fingers involuntarily went to the dainty gilt-edged, rose-covered teacup sitting there.

    The Haunted

  • There you go again…leading the way, this time down a rose-covered path.

    Rose Seeds « Fairegarden

  • I love the pictures of the little rose-covered cottages!

    Duty Plus Beauty

  • House on the doorstep of a rose-covered cottage, his arm around Donna Reed, two moppets scampering at his feet, maybe a Labrador.

    Why Hugh Laurie Is the Coolest Man On Earth

  • We all saw his rose-covered casket at the memorial on Tuesday, but his burial site, if indeed he's buried, remains a mystery.

    CNN Transcript Jul 9, 2009

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