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by sunfunlili (DE/GB), 2022-08-09, 09:27  like dislike  Spam?  
shabby chic  in  OED

" English garden  n. (originally) an informal garden created so as to produce the effect of natural scenery, esp. one with undulating parkland, serpentine lakes, and open vistas, such as those designed by Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown (c1716–83); (later also) an informal cottage garden, typically stocked with colourful flowering plants

2005   N.Y. Times 15 May (T: Style Mag.) 113   The shore is lined with shabby-chic cottages, many accessorized with small but lush English gardens. "
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