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My Houzz: Elegant Mediterranean With Room to Roam
A 1-acre home in Southern California gives a sports-minded family a place to swim, play hockey and basketball, entertain and enjoy the view
"A 1-acre home in Southern California gives a sports-minded family a place to swim... basketball, entertain and enjoy the view... for a home in a hilly horse ranch area near south Orange County. Their 1-acre Me... houses with lots of outdoor space. Minnesota's nickname is "The Land of 10,000 Lakes... Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Tim and Carol Hager, daughters Kelsey and Micaela... Beautiful area with the most amazing homes. fabulous can you give me advice about my home..."
My Houzz: Eclectic Elegance Distinguishes a Dallas Home
Global finds, family hand-me-downs and creative DIYs converge with ease in this Texas ranch house for a family
"converge with ease in this Texas ranch house for a family... welcoming home, ready for entertaining guests." Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Stephen... With keen intuition and a honed sense of interior design, Stephen and Lindsey Edison... by side with Japanese art, African artifacts, industrial accents, iconic midcentury... Louisiana homes. She says, "They instilled in me the importance of having a creative... from the home where they grew up. Thanks for sharing your home with all of us. P. S..."
Houzz Tour: Asian Elegance With an Industrial Edge
Once a grocery warehouse, this Denver loft is now stocked with a mix of dramatic, raw and refined pieces
"stocked with a mix of dramatic, raw and refined pieces... giving a home tour. great job. I agree with the others. I love that this isn't what... sitting area with that fabulous bar, the stained and pressed concrete counter top in the... accented it with green foliage of the plants. Besides, look at the door trim in the b... Very elegant I appreciate how unique this home is. Supertanker vert comme je voulais... every home I work on there has a feng shui master brought in to look at my design..."
My Houzz: Easygoing Elegance for a Massachusetts Saltbox
With beers on tap, a pizza oven and a guitar collection, this home mixes classic with generous doses of fun
"With beers on tap, a pizza oven and a guitar collection, this home mixes classic... classic with generous doses of fun... works at a digital agency — revamped their family home in phases. Originally, the... backyard with no patio, and a kitchen with a dark, cloistered pantry, closet and desk... their home's classic style by pairing secondhand finds with fun modern pieces. "We... Working with Perry Murphy Construction, the couple — she's a marketing executive; he..."
Houzz Tour: Comfort and Elegance in Manhattan
"modern home designed with kids and entertaining in mind... comfortable home for raising their three boys — and also a gracious setting for entertaining... co-exist with easy, kid-friendly living. By incorporating a master suite floor, a mixed-use... It's "elegant and chic," Mellett says, "but relaxed."... designed home - Thanks for sharing with us! Gorgeous layout....clean and simple. Love... of this home! wow! Wow..what a gorgeous house to tour this morning.. thank you..I simply..."
Kitchen of the Week: Elegant Updates for a Serious Cook
High-end appliances and finishes, and a more open layout, give a home chef in California everything she needs
"give a home chef in California everything she needs... Working with designer Rochelle Silberman, they came up with a refined, elegant design... Italianate home. They craved a serious cook’s kitchen with a better layout and top-of-the-line... of the home. Kitchen at a Glance Location: Ross, California Size: About 500 square... a step stool. I went with a 36" wide drawer in my island. It has pegboard with dowels..."
Entertaining at Home: A Host of Party-Prep Ideas
Having company for Passover or Easter? Here's how to get your furniture, dishes, centerpieces and more ready for guests
"ready for entertaining? Whether you're having just two guests or 30, a quick run-through... boost your home's potential to make your guests feel as comfortable as possible.... contact with your home's interior. There's no need to make the entryway speak with... guests at ease. For cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, consider elegant chill-out music... But as with everything that has to do with taste and preference, we all have different..."
Small Luxuries: Chill at Home With a Specialty Ice Maker
Get perfectly clear cubes — and never wrestle a tray again — with a freestanding or built-in ice maker
"again — with a freestanding or built-in ice maker... love to entertain at home or for bartenders in the making; they make clear ice and... clear cube with no trapped air. I know, I know — who cares, right? But that's what little... refrigerator with icemaker included? So many neat options you can just hide away in these... folks with a lot more disposable income. Well the series is entitled 'Small Luxuries'... trays with the pull-back handle that always managed to create crushed ice even when..."
My Houzz: Coastal Elegance for a 1917 Bungalow
Sea glass and beachy colors join the family silver and traditional seating in a 4-bedroom Florida home
"casual and elegant. Here’s what they did. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Christy McGeachy... filling it with collected finds and local art, renovating the kitchen and turning their... by the home owner as using every inch of their home too. The homeowners have clearly... Well done with what could have been a black hole. Your home is absolutely beautiful!... Your home looks so lovely and comfortable at the same time! I always note paint..."
11 Ways to Cozy Up at Home in Chilly Weather
Feather your nest with extra layers and seasonal arrangements for coziness, comfort and entertainment
"your nest with extra layers and seasonal arrangements for coziness, comfort and entertainment... get dark at 4:30 p.m., things can seem bleak. Take advantage of these conditions by... making your home so cozy that you never want to leave it. This does not mean cranking up... warmth with textiles, accessories and roaring fires, and doing hunkered-down activities... bases with chunky sweater sleeves and tie them in place with jute or ribbon). My..."
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
"New York home, in rooms meant to inspire — if not actually live in... f new home by Villadom Custom Homes and designed by McDonough & Conroy Architects... -foot home is inspired by a different holiday with a strong emphasis on celebrating... With a Maserati and piano in the garage, a beach-inspired dining area and crisp white... enclosing an elegant backyard patio, the first-ever Holiday House Hamptons is meant to..."
Go Wide With a Football-Watching Party Outside
The home-field advantage is all yours with an outdoor screen, a better-than-a-bar patio and a fire feature for some heated action
"The home-field advantage is all yours with an outdoor screen, a better-than-a-bar... a look at some outside television spaces perfect for watching all of the upcoming... to keep at least one area of my home (the great outdoors?!) media free. I'll keep my... Beach Home, Kamala is a area where I live. If you love architecture and interior... projector at and whats the average price? The house is like a fantasy dream landcape..."
My Houzz: Casual Elegance in a California Beach Home
An interior designer mixes neutral hues and classic furnishings in her beach-inspired design 'laboratory'
"of the home's furniture from scratch. She says, "My home is my laboratory." Houzz... "potential at first sight." It wasn't perfect, but it was nestled in their ideal location:... "The home's original exterior was faux colonial in the worst sense," she says. They... Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Gail Madison-Goodhue and Richard Goodhue Location:... feet; 1 bedroom, 2 offices, 2 bathrooms That's interesting: The house borders a golf..."
Experience a Victorian Christmas at the Gibson House
Step back in time into the extravagant and carefully preserved Boston residence of a wealthy widow, decorated elegantly for the holidays
"neighborhood at the end of the 19th century. The home was built in 1859 by Boston architect... preserved home, still filled with the Gibson family's original furniture and personal... Sunday at 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. Cost: $9 adults; $6 students and seniors, $3... brimming with historical ambience. Location: 137 Beacon Street, Boston Hours: Guided... older the home and the more that is keep original the more I can feel it envelope and..."
Houzz Tour: Lowcountry Style With an Eye on Entertaining
"rooms with great flow make this South Carolina home intimate yet ever ready for a... shade, with plenty of outdoor entertainment space connected to the home. Combining... designing a home with local Lowcountry style in Bluffton, South Carolina, he and his colleagues... photographs of homes in the area, getting the style down,” says architect Wayne Visbeen. To... colleagues at Michigan-based Visbeen Architects thoroughly researched the regional ar..."