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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