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Dip Into Chartreuse for Intoxicating Interiors
Somewhere between green and yellow lies alluring chartreuse, a visually powerful, amazingly versatile color for interior designs
Book Tour: Exotic Taste — Orientalist Interiors
"Eastern design has had on Western interiors... influences on interior design and architecture in Western Europe. While many of these ar... when interior design became a huge part of the pursuit of happiness during the... more than design eye candy. Written by art historian Emmanuelle Gaillard and graphic... graphic designer and photographer Marc Walter, Exotic Taste explores Asian and Middle Eastern... l and design elements exist in homes today, this book focuses on the 17th and 18th..."
This Designer’s Client Was Her 10-Year-Old Son
What do you give a boy with a too-babyish bedroom when he’s approaching double digits? See for yourself
"deal, and interior decorator Cathy Zaeske wanted to mark the milestone with a new room... building designer married his childhood sweetheart who became an interior designer,... talented interior designer could give her child with an updated room more appropriate... for your design work. And if you sent him a bill, your an awful parent. Thank you Cathy... a few design ideas to take away not relating to a child’s room like painting cork..."
Regency Style Shows Interiors a Grand Time
Lavish and hinting at the fantastical, regency designs are still influencing interior decorating 200 years after their birth
"regency designs are still influencing interior decorating 200 years after their birth... layered designs of the Sister Parish/Albert Hadley days. Now THAT was grand design... with an interior designer. We create custom decors to enhance spaces and lifestyles... ceiling design. Then there's the stripe on one side of the room and then solid black... palace designed for the prince by John Nash. A mix of Oriental styles, domes, elaborate..."
Chic New Interiors Take a Ranch House Beyond Typical
Sophistication is the name of the game for this California home — and the designer played it skillfully with finishes and furnishings
"and the designer played it skillfully with finishes and furnishings... California, interior designer Kriste Michelini was able to look past what existed and imagine... clever designers and ignited countless dreams. Nothing illustrates possibility like... dramatic interior transformation — especially when that potential lies just beneath... refresh our interiors with new finishes and furnishings. Thanks for great inspirations..."
Guest Picks: Versatile Garden Stools for Home Interiors
In designs from traditional to modern, these 20 pieces can go from stool to side table as the mood strikes
5 Qualities of a Happy Designer-Client Relationship
Cultivate trust, flexibility and more during a design project, and it could be the beginning of a beautiful alliance
"during a design project, and it could be the beginning of a beautiful alliance... about designers and decorators — that we're all bossy people who roll into your lives... together a design plan, slap on a hefty fee and then steamroll through your house executing... tips, design ideas and trend information from our own very clients. Some have... changed my design business. Here we'll discuss the qualities that can make for a great..."
Catch the Intrepid Design Spirit, Courtesy of Brian J. McCarthy
Crack open the designer's new book and discover how to create interiors that 'crackle with excitement'
"open the designer's new book and discover how to create interiors that 'crackle with... that keen designer’s eye and intrepid spirit that let him mix with confidence — European... needs, he designs it himself or commissions it from an artist. The results always have... but this designer has the touch. When a design is right, your whole body just goes... love the interiors... They're regal without appearing overly ostentatious or tacky...."
City View: Chicago's Contemporary Design Will Blow You Away
Take a whirl through the Windy City's interiors and you might be surprised — they're not all in the conservative camp
"City's interiors and you might be surprised — they're not all in the conservative... design style. "Chicago might be Midwestern in location, but its design has global... Chicago designers are quick to point out that the Windy City often gets shrugged off... eight design professionals in Chicago to find out more about this city's unique design... style," designer and Houzz contributor Rebekah Zaveloff says. "There seems to be some..."
Home Styles: New Traditional Design
"traditional interiors merging with simpler lines and colorful updates... traditional design and those who like contemporary design sometimes seem like they're standing... architecture, interiors and furnishings while also admiring clean lines, a lack of clutter... ns of design in it that are unexpected, and that's what makes the traditional part... the home interior. It looks fabulous. It gives me the wonderful idea for a home decoration..."
Design Photography: Let's Get Symmetrical
"symmetry with interior compositions in perfect balance... residential interiors sans furniture, this ideabook dissects one aspect of design and its... symmetrical design, I think it just makes an interior so calming.. I guess it's the order... e and design: to me, too much symmetry is as "brilliant" as buying sets. I like the..."
Designing with Souvenirs
How Arts and Crafts Style Beautifies Today's Interiors
Based on beauty and purity, this movement from more than a century ago is still influencing design elements in home interiors
"influencing design elements in home interiors... artists. Designer William Morris was one of the most influential figures of this period... backsplash designs. I ended up working with motawi.com. Fantastic tile designs. There... Any designers agree, disagree, feel the same way? Hi A.Peltier - yes, I know what... of the interior painted white. I sometimes wonder how it would look if all the wood... original designs. I think the argument is whether to paint over quality, beautiful..."
Renovation Detail: Arts and Crafts Interior Trim
Utilitarian doesn't have to mean afterthought with window and door trim that highlights finely crafted interior openings
3 Reasons You Might Want a Designer's Help
See how a designer can turn your decorating and remodeling visions into reality, and how to collaborate best for a positive experience
"how a designer can turn your decorating and remodeling visions into reality, and... on. Interior design today is all about creative collaboration. Gone are the days... with a designer. In fact, working with the right professional can actually save you... great designers who are happy to work with people on an affordable, per-project basis... days of designers sweeping in and enforcing their aesthetic on everyone at any cost..."