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Sarah Greenman
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Dallas, TX: Ross & Megan Brown
Ideabooks9,312
Questions14
It's an old funky sofa that the home owner's inherited and had a slip cover made for. Thanks for your question!
Advantages of Decorating Your Home YourselfObviously, decorating your home yourself means you won’t have to pay someone else to do it. The results will truly reflect your personal taste, and you’ll
The two sets of double black doors on either side of the hearth were added in the 1950s when the porch was enclosed and converted into what is now the home office. A white slipcover sofa makes for easy cleaning. "I grew up with brothers, so I was originally hesitant of white," Ross says. "But it looks great
“love the doors” — sesche
Tim Nelson | Willis Allen Real Estate
Castellana | La Jolla
Ideabooks371
Questions0
10 Low-Cost Tweaks to Help Your Home Sell Put these inexpensive but invaluable fixes on your to-do list before you put your home on the market
trying to get the door open, the buyer is standing there looking around,” says stager and interior designer Deborah Goode of A Goode Start Decorating and Home Staging in Annapolis, Maryland. Fix cracked or peeling doorways with a fresh coat of paint and be sure the bell actually rings. Estimated costs:
trying to get the door open, the buyer is standing there looking around,” says stager and interior designer Deborah Goode of A Goode Start Decorating and Home Staging in Annapolis, Maryland. Fix cracked or peeling doorways with a fresh coat of paint and be sure the bell actually rings. Estimated costs:
“2. Make that door (and doorbell) stand out. Many homeowners don’t come in through the front door,” — 88songs
sarah & bendrix
living room
Ideabooks17,462
Questions10
How can I find a balance between minimal and clutter when decorating?
12. Ignore all principles in favor of creativity. Having some guidelines gives people a good starting point for furnishing and decorating their home, even if some of them aren’t practical for a particular space. Go with something personal that makes you smile and, above all, is comfortable
Ignore all principles in favor of creativity. Having some guidelines gives people a good starting point for furnishing and decorating their home, even if some of them aren’t practical for a particular space.
Ignore all principles in favor of creativity. Having some guidelines gives people a good starting point for furnishing and decorating their home, even if some of them aren’t practical for a particular space. Go with something personal that makes you smile and, above all, is comfortable
“wall” — lindastars
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Modern chairs
Ideabooks1,525
Questions5
Wow! total departure from home's architectural style!
The style of your interior decoration should be the same as the style of your home's architecture? Uh, no. This fabulous home — which makes me dream of Tuscany and stone farmhouses — is made fresh and
interior decoration should be the same as the style of your home's architecture? Uh, no. This fabulous home — which makes me dream of Tuscany and stone farmhouses — is made fresh and inviting with its decidedly contemporary table and chairs. Let me be clear: There would be nothing wrong with decorating a home
and inviting with its decidedly contemporary table and chairs. Let me be clear: There would be nothing wrong with decorating a home like this with rustic antiques and 18th-century-style upholstery. But do you have to? Absolutely not.
“Love the chair color play. Hate the table” — lisalieb
Jamie Laubhan-Oliver
The Olivers House
Ideabooks5,774
Questions3
8. Edit your collectibles. Don’t hang on to a piece that just doesn’t fit. I don’t care if your great-aunt Sally gave it to you. If it’s not working for you, then find a new home for it (maybe in a different room). The unifying theme
Don’t hang on to a piece that just doesn’t fit. I don’t care if your great-aunt Sally gave it to you. If it’s not working for you, then find a new home for it (maybe in a different room). The unifying theme here is the use of black in the utilitarian pieces. The balance is almost perfect. It reminds
secret rule book. There are no hard and fast laws governing what we do.” — Judith TaylorI feel like so many people are afraid to even begin to decorate their homes the way they truly want to because they are terrified of breaking some design rule. Please stop worrying about these rules, and if you are having
“unique console and baskets under” — jbabysk
Cynthia Lynn Photography
6 Reviews
Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio
Ideabooks1,329
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Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio
Every holiday season the Victorian Oak Park, Illinois, home of Frank Lloyd Wright is decorated as it would have been in the early 20th century. Led
Park, Illinois 951 Chicago Avenue Built home in 1889 for himself & his bride, Catherine Tobin
beautiful architecture and simple, hand-made Christmas decorations
Frank Lloyd Wright home in Oak Park
color of the home and trim Frank Lloyd Wright Home 951 chicago ave Illinois
Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio, 951 Chicago Avenue, Oak Park, Illinois
During Wright's time, strands of lights were not used to decorate the home's exterior. Fresh green garland dresses up the windows and front door.The exterior design of the home exemplifies Wright's use of geometry in his designs.
“like the exterior color” — mandmjohnson
Sarah Greenman
1 Review
Dallas, TX: Lyndsey & Steve
Ideabooks13,988
Questions18
Thank you! The home owners did such a great job with their dining space!
It's an antique that belonged to the home owner's grandmother. I believe it's from somewhere in Louisiana. Thanks for your question!
From the home owner: "My husband screwed
It has been in the home owners family for years - a hand me down.
hand-me-down from Lindsey's parents, and the antlers are a lucky find from a friend's basement. Lindsey decorates her home piece by piece and says, "It takes a lot of time and patience to get your home just right."Paint: Caviar, Sherwin-Williams; pendant light: Lamps Plus; midcentury chairs: antiques store
3. Taste the Rainbow: 11 Top Home Decorating Colors and How to Use ThemOnce again color captured readers’ attention. Here bolder colors, including orange, pink and purple, are explored.Click through our guides to top decorating color groups
“Grey room” — raewynt
Artistic Designs for Living, Tineke Triggs
23 Reviews
my office
Ideabooks15,247
Questions11
I want to do my home office like this but I am worried it is too small. (11'8x11'0)
Love the colors. Decor of the guest chairs is beautiful and also how the computer is not on the front desk.
For those that want to make a statement even when working at home. Sweatpants just don't seem optional in this office!
issues, among other things, from decorators who may or may not have as much training but can compose a balanced, beautiful space. Green certified interior designer Tineke Triggs says that although she doesn't think it's necessary to have a license to decorate a home, it's important for an interior designer
working towards a degree, I find some value [in licensing]. There is a big difference between decorating and designing. Any time you are dealing with building codes, there should be a license [requirement]. Decorating is a talent that cannot be learned through schooling, but architectural and structural elements
“This would be GREAT. So cheery.” — Melissa Kuehnle
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