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Houzz Tour: A Modern Mexican Paradise
"historic Mexican city. San Miguel de Allende, essentially the arts and crafts capital... traditional Mexican, and a surprising dose of modern. Thanks to Steven and Cathi House's... color and art than I've come to expect in beautiful Mexican homes. The exterior is original... warmth that art and craft work bring to the interior of a house. It doesn't look "lived... think of Mexican Interior Design I think of warmth, not just due to the warm bright..."
Guest Picks: Different Strokes for All Kinds of Folks
From graphic abstracts to bohemian brushstrokes, these painterly patterns on wallpapers, fabrics and dinnerware act like art
Woven Works of Art: Mexican Textiles Offer Rich Hand-Crafted Style
For colorful embroidery and patterns to decorate furniture, accessories and even walls and floors, look to the indigenous people of Mexico
"very rich art and hand-crafting tradition, but the region's most popular products come... aunt is Mexican, and I've enjoyed little bits and pieces of Mexican culture all my... I love Mexican art and enjoy leaning about new ways to use it. I also have some beautiful... native New Mexican and Mexican blankets are as abundant as tumbleweeds out here! I had... use of Mexican blankets and rugs. My mother-in-law gave me a pretty blanket as a..."
Mexican Design to Inspire a Home Anywhere
Brimming with courtyards, churches and creativity, the Yucatan Peninsula is a fountain of ideas for design lovers
"between, the art and design of Mexico inspire me. From colonial towns to ancient Mayan ruins... aren't Mexican in nature yet exude the feel of Mexican architecture and ideas. It... distinct from Mexican spaces to show the crossover. I appreciate you catching it! Yoli... inside many Mexican homes, hotels and monasteries, you can get a glimpse of the sky. Open... typical in Mexican design, from the smallest houses to the most opulent fortresses. The..."
My Houzz: Relaxing Mexican Resort Style in a Florida Home
"of that Mexican getaway. The family of seven had lived with the previous homeowner's... authentic Mexican accents, Laird designed the home to make the family feel like they're... love the mexican style with good taste, I am actually mexican and I love how you decorated... I love mexican tiles. I spent most of my life waiting to do anything to my house because... call it Mexican pink) and aqua blue and living in Mexico the color was always available..."
Room of the Week: A Master Suite in a Warm, Mexican Style
"of the art is a collection of handmade pieces from shops in San Miguel de Allende... Modern Mexican ParadiseKitchen of the Week: Warm Up By the Fire..."
Art Deco, Art Nouveau, Arts and Crafts: What’s the Difference?
If the zigzag and swirly designs of the past leave your head spinning, these descriptions will straighten you right out
"between art deco, art nouveau and Arts and Crafts style once and for all. We will start... with “art,” but each of these three styles has its own distinct look. Here you’ll... appear, art deco, and work our way back through history, tracing the roots of each... look at Art Deco and Art Noveau, but I could LIVE in an Arts & Crafts house! Art nouveau... fan of art and crafts and art nouveau, although some art nouveau can have a slightly..."
Color Your World With Otomi Embroidery
Splash your rooms with the colorful goodness of this Mexican patterned fabric, for a dose of cheer on even a rainy day
"of this Mexican patterned fabric, for a dose of cheer on even a rainy day... whimsical folk art qualities. Hickory Chair has a chest of drawers with an Otomi pattern... display as art. http://www.houzz.com/photos/1062369/My-Home-eclectic-bedroom-dallas I... because I'm mexican.. No photo.... I live near otominian comunities, and I've seen their... these folks at the Trade Show in Tulahapaque.(?)....I love placing orders with them..."
Houzz Tour: A Stunning Makeover Celebrates Warm Wood and Artful Salvage
Walnut countertops join hardwood floors and pieces made from leftover framing in a bright Spanish colonial
"unique art price there similar to the cassette art. So much creativity and love went... Maybe art would help. But again just a lovely place. Incredibly beautiful! So... Brown art wall. I love everything about this- fabulous design!!!!! The Before and... creative art pieces made out of practically junk. Bravo! aurzada: Regarding the windows... missing art on the wood wall. The look as it is now is major Flintstones. It'd be a..."
Modern Icon: Alexander Girard
Folk art brought worlds of wonder to his 20th-century textile designs, used on everything from wallpaper to throw pillows today
"Folk art brought worlds of wonder to his 20th-century textile designs, used on everything... extensive folk art collection to the Museum of International Folk Art in Santa Fe, New... Institute of Art's exhibit For Modern Living. He worked at Herman Miller and became involved... Modern Art in New York, and his interest in Indian handicraft led to designing the... Ornamental Arts of India there. One of his major projects included rebranding Braniff..."
Houzz Tour: Country Meets Coastal Near a California Beach
"extensive folk art collection. The art, their personal style and the beach inspired this... about the art above the fireplace. What is it about and where would you find that? The... love the art in this house. I noticed some paintings are likey from the same artist... Goodman. The folk art, the wife's love of red and current events influenced the color choices..."
Celebrate Patriotism All Year With Americana Style
Cozy quilts, folk art, gingham and American flags help proclaim pride in the country even after the Fourth of July
"quilts, folk art, gingham and American flags help proclaim pride in the country even... varieties; folk art; shingles; plantation blinds; ticking stripes; Amish quilts and iconic... feel. Folk art elements, especially those associated with farms and barns, like weather... fairs, art shows and online for flag art. It's remarkable the way the flag can look... are a folk-art shape rather than the usual five-point star seen on the flag. This..."
Modern Icons: The Eames Bird
My Houzz: European Heritage Animates an Illinois Home
An art-loving family pays tribute to their Lithuanian roots with one-of-a-kind traditional folk pieces and hand-crafted collectibles
"An art-loving family pays tribute to their Lithuanian roots with one-of-a-kind t... traditional folk pieces and hand-crafted collectibles... and the art as well. How fortunate you are to have your dad's presence in your house... with his art and craftwork. aaaahhhh!!!!!!!!!!!!!. finally , normal homes that normal... barn.A folk art painting by Indre Lukas hangs above the fireplace, and a stained glass... creative, art-filled home? Share it with us. The home's open layout is visible from the..."
My Houzz: Walls and Shelves Are This Collector's Colorful Canvas
French flea market finds, antique toys, folk art and family keepsakes all have a place in this creative consultant's San Francisco apartment
"toys, folk art and family keepsakes all have a place in this creative consultant's... happens at art exhibits, where the pleasure comes as much from the artful arrangement... as the art. Thanks for a glimpse into your wonderful home! Love the arched doorway... bag as art .... Lots of colour can't live without it .... Just love the pink bathroom... items and art prints. I also love the fact that she's displayed things from her family..."