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Chinese Fretwork in Design
"decorative design, most often featuring geometric patterns. This design element is often... this design element can add a layer of global character to a room design.... fretwork designs by looking at antique Chinese doors and windows, such as some of those... in many design schemes. Open fretwork seen on the chairs have a modern feel. White... balanced design. Tip: To create strong symmetry in a room, mirror the major elements..."
Tell a Story With Design for a More Meaningful Home
"that home design can, and should, tell a story too. In a sense, a home's design should... home's design do this? How, in fact, can a collection of wood, brick, concrete etc... excellent designer! Thanks for sharing. Thank you. It seems I am the only designer... of FLLW designed homes are always so inspirational. It's that wonderful dance between... make FLLW designed homes such compelling stories. Sigrid - I actually think you "get..."
Design Workshop: Reasons to Love Narrow Homes
Get the skinny on how a superslim house footprint can work wonderfully for your site, budget and quality of life
"Gorgeous design and a number of ideas for simplifying and economizing standard homes... homes designed one room deep, especially for regions with mild to hot climates. From... traditionally designed homes included as well...shotguns are some of the original 'narrow... We're designing a 16' x 36' living space. First floor kitchen & living, second story... examples & design advice is welcome. In the crowded towns of England there is a high..."
Microunits Are Coming to NYC. See the Winning Design
Say goodbye to only arm-and-a-leg Manhattan rents. This plan for small prefab units opens the door to more affordable housing
"through design. A team made up of Monadnock Development, the Actors Fund Housing D... riven designs have a lot to do with efficiency, and a design that minimizes circulation... saw the design on tv with furnishings it was amazing what could be done creatively... clothes and interior shelves above for folded clothing in one and storage for the vacuum... - The design you saw on TV, if it's what I'm thinking it is (full-scale mock-up)..."
Designing Nemo: 30 Fish Tanks Make a Decorative Splash
"cost. He designed and installed a 9-inch-deep, 16-inch-high and 110-inch-long tank in... pond he’s designing under a glass floor is $1,000 a month.) Of course, not all tanks... project we designed in Scotland. The house was designed around it! Its 10metres tall with... their design is a testament to the creators abilities. Beautiful all of them We live... wonderful home interiors with fish tanks - and shown just beautifully too. I have had fresh..."
Design 2011: Layers of Global Style
5 Questions for Design Stars
Design Workshop: Natural Wood Siding Minus the Maintenance
"home’s design aesthetic makes good environmental, economic and design sense. The homes... ects, designers and homeowners go to great lengths to keep the weather out of buildings... " We designed a house with mahogany windows, cedar shingles on walls and roof, stone... that are designed to look old by pulling down tree branches, etc. In a way, a respect... for both interior and exterior. Well done. We're in the process of building a house..."
Single Design Moves That Can Transform an Entry
"of many design elements to make a room beautiful and welcoming: things like color,... I am a designer not copier. Have to admit my design ideas quite often were ahead of... automotive designer don't have formal interior or fashion education (self learner), though... what to design/create or re-design/re-purpose, process itself is exciting. Color... about design options for this. I love the red leather cubes. So practical in a tiny..."
10 Ways to Add Water to Your Home's Design
"home's design? Here are ten options that I've considered ...... n for interiors and exteriors! The Bayeux Fountain is a particular favourite of ours... home's design. 2. Make a rock garden with a waterfall. Water features are great when... really cool design feature that immediately catches the eye of anyone who visits your home... either an interior or exterior wall. It creates a really soothing sound and makes a pretty..."
Design Details: Moldings — or Not?
"these designs are more appropriate for modern dwellings, which tend to be more minimal... date the interiors of these homes. I replaced my dinky routed moldings with wider, plain... stained interior doors? HELP Within the next week I have a new IB coming out about... minimal design at its best. The natural and somewhat rough wood around this doorway... See how designers are achieving fresh looks with trim, next. This skirting, architrave..."
Mosaic Tile Designs That’ll Thrill You to Bits
Whether you go for simple stones or imaginative expressions, a mosaic can turn any surface into a work of art
"decorating of interior and exterior design,to decorate walls, floors,of houses commercial... of the designs for the tile work and ingenuity that went into them. I'm blown away... generated designs is fascinating. Urban Oasis, Your street numbers are lovely. They... scale and design. Absolutely splendid. Ben - nice tile mosaics. We've gone plaid with... Mosaic tile designs can contain as much or as little colour, texture, light and shape as..."
Travel Takeaways: Design Inspiration From the South Pacific
Samoa’s freely flowing tropical beauty offers decorating lessons on color, texture and being inspired by nature
"to home design, Becky! I especially like the living room depiction of a clam shell... and the designs are beautiful. Beautiful article! As you said, Samoa is similar to... and the interior was painted a pale sand color (aside from the bedrooms which are a... together. My interior reflects the outside and vice-versa and it's very relaxing and comfortable... for this design article . we are just about to start a posting in the south pacific..."
I'll Have the Same: How to Design With Monochromatic Color
Indulge the eye, offer a break from visual chaos and make decorating easier with single-color rooms in any shade you like
"entire interior of our house white (other than my office, going blue and white),... monochromatic design with contemporary abstractions as a centerpiece: http://alexeirebrov... -wall-design-22 These pictures reinforce our childhood learning that "overindulgence... HGTV home designers were grossing over the color blue, and pink. Now it is back in style... gross interior at one time, is fashionable the next. However, I feel we should choose..."
Design Workshop: The Many Highlights of Translucency
Evoke mystery, create interest, preserve privacy and more with translucent architectural elements inside and out
"Architects (interior sliding panels), and Coop 15 Architects (exterior double doors and... into the design of your remodel can yield beautiful results. For those who may have... newly designed space. Right now we are remodeling the lower level in a home transforming... of the interior doors and glass tile accents throughout to let light in and ease... different interior lighting is used, the perception of the wall will change. Layerin..."