5664 Interior Design Stories
17 Things Color Consultants Want You to Know
Dithering over potential palettes for your home? A color pro might be the way to go. Here's how it works
"their interior design needs. But not all color consultants offer other interior... " or "Interior Designer" or "Interior Decorator" what their credentials are. They... landscape designers. I find this interesting...I am an Interior Designer who specializes... Our interior designer seems to be keen on neutral walls and bringing colour in... enjoy our interior designer's sense of style and she come recommended from friends...."
Decorating 101: Do It Yourself or Hire a Pro?
"both? Interior decorators and designers as we know them today barely existed before... offer eDesign/virtual design services as well as traditional design services. And... present. My design firm Décor Revolution offers both full service interior design services... those designers offering virtual design, feel free to post that you offer those services... right designer is chosen, the homeowner can spend less $ hiring a designer than if..."
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... dramatic interior styles, I surprise myself that I find some of these "flashy"..."
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... hire an interior designer who listens to their clients. The family must be thrilled..."
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
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
Shop Houzz: Designing in Authentic Hollywood Regency Style
"popular design trends from the 1930s with elegant revived styles and exotic accents... Regency interiors..."
Inside Houzz: How to Contact a Home Pro and Get Your Project Going
When you're ready to begin that remodeling project or landscape design, here's how to contact a pro on Houzz and get started
"landscape design, here's how to contact a pro on Houzz and get started... house or a designer to help update a single room, you can find more than 250,000 home... home design professionals on Houzz. Here's how to connect with a pro through Houzz and... hire a design professional who will be your advocate in designing, planning, and budgeting... house design or building,even though we are able to pay!Is this just artistic shyness..."
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