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Escape to a Summer Holiday Fantasy at a Hamptons Show House
Imaginative designs meet philanthropy in a sprawling New York home, in rooms meant to inspire — if not actually live in
"crisp white curtains enclosing an elegant backyard patio, the first-ever Holiday... these 5 colors... and you may mix then with white for an infinite number of hues..... see some color coming back. Although there are still a few too many white sofas and... pretty color ceilings, the face powder pink walls (same color as all the dresses at... cobalt color is balanced with lighter colors. Light filled room enhances the jewel..."
9 Dreamy, Feminine Bedrooms Full of Softness
"placement, color and other pieces of the visual package. Feminine rooms tend to convey... on a 'white' color theme. Soft, feminine, and words that describe the way we want... favorite color. Most of us don't have housekeepers to keep everything crispy white (YAY... in "4 Classic Decorating Themes — and How to Work Them Just Right." espectacular... too much white. I guess I just don't see why many of these are considered "feminine"..."
My Houzz: A Home Grows With the Family
"from classic Hamptons style along with touches of vintage and French country charm... fresh white orchid keep the vignette uncluttered and classic. A neutral palette... love the colors. It’s young and hip and looks great against the wall color as well,”... its own color palette.Paint: Parma Gray by Farrow & Ball What little baby wouldn't... blue-and-white gingham patterns and crisp white furniture. The windows along the side of..."
Pop Culture Watch: Get a Good Rap With Thrift Store Scores
"painted white. Thrifty Houzzers may have different outfits, but they apply the same... where the color scheme is the color wheel----the whole color wheel!). However, I think... George gray dinner plates, cups and bowls in my own cabinets. I was into gray in the... bedroom color. verRY beST OF hOUzz FOR SURE!!!!! LOVE IT (and thrifting!) Great job... different colors at one time or another and my latest acquisition, an antique Baker,..."
Guest Picks: Update a Traditional Living Room
"with the classic look yet portray the family's fun and young personality. Here are a... on the classic tufted sofa! This sofa has tufting on the outside instead of on the... black and white. I love this leather Moroccan pouf because it adds some bohemian fun... pattern. The color will also help lighten up the heavier feeling of the wood cabinets. What... decor scheme, whether traditional or contemporary. Vintage textiles are so great..."
Glimpse Design's Imagined Future in 'Oblivion'
Postapocalyptic living spaces in the clouds take flight with midcentury modern influences in Tom Cruise's latest movie
"reference classic modern architecture but also tantalize us with their superclean futuristic... clouds. The color inspiration for Skytower comes from the sky and clouds; whites, light... light grays and blues make up the main color palette inside and out. Harper's main ride... gleaming white and futuristic. If I had to pick a firm to build me a postapocalyptic..."
Lay of the Landscape: Theme Gardens
Whether you're a collector, a romantic or a kid at heart, here's how to create a garden that reflects your unique interests
"reflection of colors you love or an outdoor version of your indoor decorating style. It may... Since white is one of my favorite colors, I have to go with the all white garden... in any color, they grow like weeds in our backyard and drive me crazy! Nice article... discovered white leaf hostas for my garden. Can't wait to plant them. In the all white... also a classic look.Design tip: A green and white color scheme visually cools down..."
Tile Floors Help a Hot Home Chill Out
Replace your hot-weather woes with a cool feel for toes when you treat your floors to deliciously refreshing tile
"concrete to classic red Spanish tile to mosaics inspired by ancient designs and more, there's... a cool gray hue work with the whitewashed walls and ceilings in this beach house to... tiles. Colorful tile stair risers in this home add an eclectic touch and pick up some... of the color used elsewhere. Use tile in high-traffic zones. Unlike wood floors (or... gallery–white walls and floors create a chic, high-contrast look. Upgrade bathroom..."
Houzz Tour: Curves and Angles Among South African Sand Dunes
"ranged from classical music to Bob Marley and everything in between. He listened to this... area. The gray color has a bit of brown in it that comes from the surrounding rocks and... painted white to preserve the texture. Oosthuizen plastered and painted part of the... ceiling white to create a "measure of control and show that the raw concrete was i..."
Guest Picks: File with Style
"weathered, gray baskets are sturdy but lightweight. I use them to carry work files in... like the white, high-gloss lacquer finish. There is a generous capacity for both supplies... match the colors of these boxes, and the metal label holders indicate the contents.... features colorful vintage alphabet images. I have had these Pottery Barn file cabinets... lots of colors from which to choose, too. As another storage option, these baskets..."
Modern Icons: Piero Fornasetti
Prolific and irreverent, Fornasetti bequeathed a legacy of wit-saturated design for wallpaper, accessories and much more for the home
"took classical aesthetics and added playful and irreverent twists. Here's a look... several rich colors, from Cole and Son. The wallpaper comes in several colors, including... green-gray. Finally, this porcelain plate of Cavalieri adorned in a ski mask that's... shapely white porcelain objects are striking...."
Houzz Tour: Elegant and Modern in San Francisco
"with color and pattern. But as Warner pared down her usual details, it ended up... proportion, color, light, symmetry, and quirkiness." Photography by Matthew Millman... subtle color," she says. These classic Saarinen Executive chairs help balance out... and the gray granite countertops are just a slightly different shade of gray than the... enough color to keep the house from becoming monotone. "There isn't much pattern..."
Ginkgo Motifs Grow on Rooms
Simple and shapely, ginkgo leaves bring a graceful, natural note to wallpaper, fabrics and furnishings
"such a classic motif in decor. Although they're traditionally associated with Arts... typical color scheme.More: How to Grow Your Own Ginkgo Tree How lovely! Custom tilework... plain white china with sculptural pieces such as this platter. Philippe Deshoulieres'... design classic. With its deep red and shining gold, it's perfect for a fall dinner..."
Houzz Tour: Mission District Row House
"receding color, and setting it back 15 feet from the primary façade. These efforts are... monochromatic white exterior paint scheme. Study the black and white exterior house photos... trim colors quite often, and will also see multi-colored paint schemes as well in... filled with colored wallpapers. I find the white altogether too stark, especially for... in the color design books of the era. I think the monochromatic paint scheme is a..."
Live Boldly: Put the Floor on the Ceiling
"bright colors and crazy artwork. You can live boldy by simply using materials in an... ceiling white, but I'm thinking I will make the walls crisp white, re-do the fireplace... in high white gloss and light grey gloss. We replaced the heavy wooden work top with... clad in white platic exterior cladding and it looks fantastic. The kitchen is long... A blue-gray island and white walls give a bit of lightness to visually balance the..."