Style by the Book: The Haunting of Hill House

“…once I am in the magic oleander square, [will I] find that I have wandered into a fairyland, protected poisonously from the eyes of people passing?”
– Shirley Jackson, The Haunting of Hill House

June’s Book Club pick is Shirley Jackson’s 1959 chill-inducing novel,¬†The Haunting of Hill House. Eleanor, Theodora and Luke are selected by Doctor Montague to join him in investigating the psychic¬†phenomena occurring in the eerily off Victorian Hill House. Watching them, Hill House does its best to make a memorable impression.

This collection of vintage and handmade finds¬†reflects imagery from the book and Jackson’s ability to swing from lighthearted to spine-chilling with disturbing ease…

 

linocut print- the gate to Hill House- matted lino print - nothingtralala
linocut print- the gate to Hill House- matted lino print

$20
NEW Oleander Necklace - neawear
NEW Oleander Necklace

$40
Star cup gray blue - handmade pottery grey ceramic mug - thecupcakekid
Star cup gray blue – handmade pottery grey ceramic mug

$22
Lion head - bethberg
Lion head

$20
Small Gold Rim Bowl in Cream and Gold - lovedaniella
Small Gold Rim Bowl in Cream and Gold

$28
1950s Cable Knit Vintage Cardigan/Pastel Yellow Sweater/Mr. Rogers Cardigan/Spring Pastel Sweater - thehappyforest
1950s Cable Knit Vintage Cardigan/Pastel Yellow Sweater/Mr. Rogers Cardigan/S…

$40
Large Picnic Basket - English Wicker Basket - CrolAndCo
Large Picnic Basket – English Wicker Basket

$85
Blue Distressed Wallpaper iPhone 4 and 5 Case - theminifab
Blue Distressed Wallpaper iPhone 4 and 5 Case

$11
original "large" planchette oracle necklace. - BloodMilk
original “large” planchette oracle necklace.

$200
mini cherub head - unpotpourri
mini cherub head

$26
Vintage 1940s Red Shoes / 40s Red Leather Strappy Slingback High Heel Sandals Size 5 - zestvintage
Vintage 1940s Red Shoes / 40s Red Leather Strappy Slingback High Heel Sandals…

$68
Mini Vintage Chess Set Kiev - Board Game - Original Gift for Game Lover - Made in USSR - OldBox
Mini Vintage Chess Set Kiev – Board Game – Original Gift for Game Lover – Mad…

$27
Theodora Swarovski Crystals Bridal Sash Belt - BrideLaBoheme
Theodora Swarovski Crystals Bridal Sash Belt

$130
Vintage Tooled Leather Doctors Bag Style Purse with Western Buckle - pursuingandie
Vintage Tooled Leather Doctors Bag Style Purse with Western Buckle

$46.5
Set of 3 Upcycled Terrariums, Cloches, Dorothy Thorpe Style silver banded glasses, mid century modern, recycled beauties - TheAtomicAttic
Set of 3 Upcycled Terrariums, Cloches, Dorothy Thorpe Style silver banded gla…

$25
Up the Staircase 2 Heceta Head Lighthouse Fine Art Print - denisebruchman
Up the Staircase 2 Heceta Head Lighthouse Fine Art Print

$24.5

Treasury tool by StylishHome.

 

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