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352 Italy Ideabooks
Bring a Taste of Italy Home With 12 Design Touches
No vacation plans abroad? You can still get the feel of old-world Italy with these ideas from an Italian designer
"old-world Italy with these ideas from an Italian designer... chosen Italy. I'm Italian, and I've never been to Italy. My ancestors are calling... best of Italy to your home. Join me in taking a look at some wonderful Italian touches... paintings of Italy. Here are two great examples: "Il Duomo View", Isabel Wadsworth, oil... go to Italy!! I lived in Venice & Pistoia, Tuscany for a while, and there are no... beautiful Italy is. I don't know where exactly you're headed, but if you can, traveling..."
Tile Goes High Tech at Italy's Big Expo
"Bologna, Italy, every year to showcase their ceramics and bathroom products at the CERSAIE... giving Italy a run for its money, presenting stylish patterns that use high-tech methods... am in Italy. I don't know. My gut reaction is to say that it's not shrinking, but... here in Italy, ceramics are being touted as the sustainable way to go. Let's just say..."
10 Bathroom Standouts From Italy's Big Expo
Sleek finishes, high-tech fixtures and more. Discover some of CERSAIE 2013's best and brightest bathroom offerings
"recently at Italy's biggest international expo for ceramics and bathroom furnishings, the... known as Italy). I AM still American, so I do understand both sides of the line on this... northern Italy some years ago and frequently encountered the shower/bidet combo in inns;... traveled to Italy 9 times now...and more in love with it each time....we have peacefully... living in Italy now for five years, I have come to appreciate the bidet as a necessary..."
Houzz Tour: Life in Italy Inspires a California Renovation
Carrara marble countertops, colors from nature and midcentury modern style feature in a Cape Cod–style home's makeover
Houzz Escape: A Trip to Tuscany
"stopping in Italy. I've cobbled together a trip to Tuscany thanks to photos from Houzz... Tuscany (and Italy in general!). There are flowers in the most unexpected places and the... go to Italy...this was a lovely escape. Thanks for sharing! I did do a little virtual... Love Italy, here are a few of my favorites. Are these places for rent? Sorry just..."
Color Inspiration From the Mediterranean
Feed your creativity with the vivid blues, golds and terra cotta from Greece, Italy, Spain and Morocco
My Houzz: Italian Country Cottage in California
Handmade touches, colors inspired by Italy and antique finds from around the world create a cheerful, charming home
Carrara vs. Calacatta Marble: What is the Difference?
"Carrara, Italy. In general, Carrara tends to be grayer with softer veining, while Calacatta... area of Italy, Calacatta and Bianco Carrara have very distinct appearences. Calacatta... comes from Italy. Got it! I recently saved a few slabs of the Calcutta gold for my kitchen... comes from Italy only. There are some materials out there that may be a little similar... Carrera, Italy. If you are close enough to Anaheim, CA, please stop by and check our..."
An Expat’s Guide to Making a Home Away From Home
How do you stay balanced when each foot is in a different culture? You take a stand where you hang your hat
"living in Italy), and several more from other expatriate Houzzers.... I've been Italy for almost 6 years now and even coming to the nation of good food, my... lived in Italy, Mojave desert in California and now in Qatar where I'm learning Arabic... expat in Italy and I've now spent more time here than I have in the UK. In the beginning... impressions of Italy and Italians. Home is here, but each time I go back to Edinburgh, I fall..."
Tuscan Travels Inspire a Granite Outdoor Kitchen in Maine
Serving up gourmet pizza and big views, this stone-laden cooking and entertaining space can cater to a crowd
7 Romantic Vacation Rentals Built of Stone
Tuscany is calling. Or maybe England or even Texas. See if one of these enchanting gems has your traveling spirit's number
"appeal, Italy has the lion's share of great stone-built vacation spots. After all,... vacationed in Italy last Summer and rented this house for a group of seven.. This is one... than Italy ;-0 Great vacation homes! My family has their own stone house in France... love. Italy and old parts of France are dreams of mine. Have not been able to travel... maspomona.com Italy is spectacular, but don't forget about Portugal. I own 2 stone homes..."
Trend Spotting in Milan
Many Italian designs debut during April’s Design Week. Have a look at some in the Brera neighborhood that caught one writer’s eye
"ilan, Italy, is always a great place to be for great design. April is a particularly... all over Italy to showcase their products to the world. Many of the designs themselves... area of Italy famous for ceramics, and the Bologna CERSAIE expo is THE place to go... here in Italy is a very competitive one, with many options. However, I keep coming... some Horm Italy products. Horm is another company that consistently creates beautiful..."
Houzz Interview: Sweet as a Candy
Houzz Tour: Seaside Italian Escape
How to Add a Radiant Heat System
Enjoy comfy, consistent temperatures and maybe even energy savings with hydronic heating and cooling
"I'm in Italy Many comment on the suitability of engineered wood or bamboo floor from... here in Italy (where radiant heating is a much more established practice), and includes... Here in Italy they say "shock termico" - thermal shock, literally. But I can't seem... here in Italy, though, so now I'm intrigued. Thanks for bringing this detail to my... here in Italy, where they were invented, and in fact this look dominated CERSAIE for..."