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Color Guide: How to Work With Light Gray
The hottest new neutral can be cool or warm, formal or casual, and feminine or masculine. Talk about versatile
"Light gray is this decade's trendiest neutral. It has replaced beige as the wall... like a light blue. Warm or yellow grays are complemented by creamy whites and warm... for a light gray for a whole house with an open floor plan and exposed dark wood... recommend a light gray color for a room with light reddish wood floors and not a lot of... not too light not too dark, and not too brown or too green! " Pure" Perfection with..."
Houzz Tour: Transparency Guides a Woodland Home
A midcentury gem's renovation brings in the light and the woods while respecting the original architecture
"in the light and the woods while respecting the original architecture... natural light. The resulting collaboration is a home that respects the original ar... remarkable lighting design. Potential Award-winning lighting design! I literally drool... layout, the light, and as KT says above, the embracing of nature and natural materials... "Natural light is critical to my projects," says Finne. "Especially here in the Pacific..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Beige
If you yawn and dismiss it, you're missing out on beige's infinite subtleties and the possibilities it brings to room designs
"kind of light. Beige is also known as tan, buff, cream and even khaki. It varies... matter how light or dark, work with bright white trim; nothing looks crisper or more... look in a light sea foam blue-green, or a gentle warm pink ;) Samantha, thanks, I enjoyed... western light at some time of the day. That one was a big boo-boo for me personally... as the lighting changes thru out the house and every room looks different. I get..."
The Not Naturally Organized Parent's Guide to the Holidays
This year get real about what you can and cannot handle, and remember the joys of spending time with the ones you love
"beautiful lights, sweet and freshly bathed children peering over banisters and creeping... turning the lights off and driving around neighborhoods looking at the lights on clear... pack some light picnic salads & champagne to take to the beach. (There's an ice cream... you and planning everything from there. I love the bit about accepting what you are... holidays. Planning to ask my kids tonight to make a list of what they like about the..."
Your Guide to a Smooth-Running Construction Project
"can’t plan for, but there’s plenty that you can. Costly changes and additional t... you are planning, and for where. And plan early. Excellent tips, so many people we... Have a plan B and C. If you've planned your whole house to be tiled in beige marble... sure your plans B and C are distinct enough from your primary plan to ensure your not... cabinet lights, if you will want to dim, if you'd like lights to turn on from a certain..."
Houzz Guides: 12 Ways to Decorate for Less
Who says you need wads of cash to have loads of style? With these skills under your belt, you can get amazing results on a budget
"items to planning well, making smart investments and more, these invaluable lessons... have a plan to use as their guide. Now more than ever eclectic styles are so appealing... you can plan your colors in advance with the Color911 app. This was a great post I... built in light (see lit up sculpture piece) and built in table (where turquoise lamp... ago, we 1) dropped our desire down a notch to the high quality but not so flashy designs..."
Let's Put a Price on Art: Your Guide to Art Costs and Buying
We paint you a picture of what affects an artwork's price — plus a little-known way to take home what you love when it's beyond your budget
"experts' tips to think about before you shop.... painting lights and much prefers focal lighting in the ceiling or from a fixture for... than the light and, of course, the custom frame. This was my choice. Buy art that makes... of sun light won't be appreciated when it fades out. Small galleries can usually point... payment plan" is ridiculous. There is so much amazing art available, at all different... payment plan is ridiculous. There are so many sources of affordable original art online..."
Travel Guide: Melbourne, Australia, for Design Lovers
This 'most livable city' offers a wealth of visually inspiring hotels, restaurants, sights and shops for travelers too
"than 4.1 million and plenty to offer visitors. If you have four or five days to spend... We are planning our first trip to Australia this year and plan on spending 5-7 days... natural light enhances the art exhibited there. If people are talking about it negatively... like the tip of the State Library sinking into the pavement - RMIT's Storey Hall made... rugs, lighting and furniture. Noteworthy: Melbourne's interior designers frequent..."
Travel Guide: Kyoto, Japan, for Design Lovers
Experience ancient traditions and modern expressions in this design-minded roundup of sights, hotels, shops and restaurants
"more than 1,600 temples, 400 Shinto shrines and 17 UNESCO World Heritage sites, the city... by our guide that the side of the mountain was removed and all the trees numbered... driver/guide whom we found at the train station. (We had taken a side trip by train... just the tip of the iceberg. Surprised you did not include the Golden Pavilion, or... don’t plan to play dress-up.More info: Nishijin Textile Center Arashiyama Forest:..."
Your Guide to 15 Popular Kitchen Countertop Materials
"to our guides to 15 popular kitchen countertop materials handily in one place to help... counters: light grout gets dark stains and dark grout gets light stains, it's not easier... through our planning we changed our minds from granite to soapstone. I have no regrets... I had planned on a granite work surface (and that's still the front runner) but was... original plans so all options are back on the table. Now, as a new member of houzz,..."
Your Guide to Choosing Kitchen Cabinets
Updating your kitchen? See designers' top choices for kitchen cabinet styles, hardware choices, colors, finishes and more
"cabinet guides can walk you through the process, from start to finish. Resource guides... measuring guide for planning cabinets in your kitchen! It's always helpful to draw... com/measuring-guide-download.html Here are a few great ideas for Mullions, Door Styles and... house and planning to the kitchen designing on my own. There are so many varieties to... question. I'm planning a modest kitchen remodel and have to stay within the current footprint..."
Travel Guide: Vancouver for Design Lovers
You'll find more than just great architecture in this diverse coastal Canadian city — terrific parks, shops, eateries and museums abound too
"reflect light, which is so hard to come by in the NW. Such wonderful planning! Such... the over-planned, hyper-sanitized, and monotonous development of vertical suburbanism... ally, planning, etc.) would be overstating things. From the new buildings at UBC... shopping tip ... although Mint is interesting the boys at Provide Home on Beatty St... 1706 W 1st Ave. is one of the newer contemporary furnishing stores designed by Omer..."
Travel Guide: Austin, Texas, for Design Lovers
You'll find fantastic food along with incredible art and architecture in this capital city, deep in the heart of Texas
"Great guide - Excited to see our Chicken Coop Light featured from Mockingbird Domestics... great guide. This is one of the few US cities on my list I have yet to make it to... those plans! Central Market is a definite must do for foodies but I also recommend... in top lighting experts from around the US and Canada. I moved from Austin 10 years... last 2 1/2 years they were open. It was the experience of a lifetime and it defines..."
A Beginner's Mini Guide to Buying Antiques
Experience the thrill of the hunt without ignorance ruining the spoils, with this guide to antiquing for novice buyers
"with this guide to antiquing for novice buyers... this mini guide covers the basics, from what makes an antique an antique to how to spot... beautiful lighting. i got a gorgeous, solid wood italian buffet in pristine condition... if you plan to by antiques as an investment. Buy what you love and can afford because... let it guide you. If after obtaining all the answers to your questions and you are... You can plan on 10-20 cents on the dollar. Good antiques are generally under-appreciated..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Plum
Glam or grounding, this luscious, vibrant hue can bring richness to rooms from old-world traditional to minimalist modern
"taupes, light and dark wood tones, and different types of lighting. Also it's a strong... to no light. Also planning to do the inside of my daughter's closet, maybe a few... walls are light gold? thanks. Very inspiring idea book Samantha. Plum has always been... artificial light, and at all times of the day & week. You're able to try out a color... certain lights. Across the all is my periwinkle blue living room! It all came together..."