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Kitchen of the Week: Brilliant Blue Cabinets in a Modern Setting
Lacquered turquoise gives this Lake Austin kitchen a cheerful look without compromising the clean lines
"in this modern Lake Austin, Texas, house. Lacquered to a high shine, the cabinets warm... wanted a modern, hard-wearing kitchen, but they weren't sure what it should look like... spacious and modern design that doesn't feel precious. "We didn't really plan things out... kitchen sets itself apart with color!!! Take away the beautiful Turquoise cabinets... another modern space. They did a great job with this. Fresh and appealing - soothing..."
Dining Set Makeover: Paint and Tea-Tinted Fabric Make Old Chairs New
Reclaim dated dining chairs for far less than buying new, using spray paint, modern fabric and a handful of tea bags
"paint, modern fabric and a handful of tea bags... dining set the previous owners had left behind. It wasn't our style, but it was sturdy... dining set for three years, I was ready for a budget-friendly upgrade. Here's how... dining set along with me on a move, and now I definitely will. It just needs some... cheap set and I think the redone table will be so much more unique and a much higher... dining set that I'd love to repaint in peacock blue or china red, like yours. Well..."
Guest Picks: 20 Terrific Space-Saving Dining Sets
"traditional to modern make mealtimes comfy affairs... dining sets are ideal for tight spaces and can fit up to four people. — Maria from... wider seat--also something that compact sets don't often have. We recovered the seats... for the set and maybe 30 for the materials to recover seats... I would like to have... century modern table and chair combos are great ways to maximize space. Do adults... wine-sipping set up... We wanted something with low-back chairs---that is very hard to..."
Houzz Quiz: Which Midcentury Modern Chair Are You?
"ave a seat for a little fun. Better yet, have a seat that has you written all over... (mid-century modern) is a term used to describe modern design and architecture from the... iture-modern-armchairs Nice chair..like it So, the Florence Knoll lounge chair! I'm... especially modern, and have your own unique idea of what’s funny." Eero Saarinen Tulip... re-cover the seat. Have had it since, um, mid-century and still love it. I am the Eero..."
Houzz Tour: High-End Modernism in a Jet-Set Town
Expansive glass highlights the mountains in this four-level architect's home, while stone and wood bring nature up close
My Houzz: Modern Settings for Old-School Pieces in a Pittsburgh Loft
Transitional style merges an urban couple's traditional furniture with the modern backdrop of their whitewashed loft
"with the modern backdrop of their whitewashed loft... to a modern loft 10 minutes from downtown, they faced a dilemma: how to make their... urban setting. Rather than force their loft into a traditional mold, they whitewashed... elegant - modern but not too much, love the art in every room thanks for the tour. Love... straight modern which can be cold and lacks personality. I especially like the real... lines, modern and rustic with lot's of comfy! My new hometown of Pittsburgh has..."
Woodipedia: Walnut Wows in Traditional and Modern Settings
With its rich color and lustrous polished finish, walnut is a favorite wood for all kinds of millwork
"achieve a modern look in home interiors. It's a "smoking hot wood" these days, says... color sets it apart from the oak floors and trim in my house. For a while, I had... nice, modern bench for the entry and since he likes symmetry, he also replaced the... super modern home that was all quartered walnut. came out killer! here are some bath... bedroom set shown. Another good article Marci I want to make a large dining room table..."
A Chic Seat for Every Porch
Whether you're the rocking type or love a low-slung sectional, one of these seating styles will set your porch up beautifully
"these seating styles will set your porch up beautifully... there's a seating choice to suit every comfort level and porch style. Here are a few... live in a modern house - but i love to mix modern and vintage. I found this church bench... multiple seating areas. For parties or fun family times, having seating for a crowd... blend seating with a white exterior or porch railing. This rocker is perfect for... porch seating. It looks wonderful with cushions or without. Black rockers on the..."
Unconventional Dining Room Seating
"Eclectic Set With Wingbacks, Benches, Slipcovers and More... dining room seating come from? I don't mean in regards to all chairs being the same; I'm... the SuperSet in which the chairs match the table EXACTLY. Anyone, anyone? My guess... dining room seating that's totally unexpected, take a look at these rule-breaking spaces:... believe). the set up with fur table cloth and big hands for chairs looks like something out..."
Modern Icons: Sori Yanagi's Butterfly Stool
"range of settings and see if there is a place in your home for one.... at Hive Modern for an additional $175.See the rest of this home The Butterfly Stool... Museum of Modern Art's collection, and it is part of Vitra's Miniatures Collection.M... More:Modern Icons: The Eames Walnut StoolGuest Picks: 20 Beautiful Wooden Pieces..."
Modern Icons: Jens Risom Chairs
"and they set across the country on a road trip to visit modern architects and learn... about modern furniture design. While opportunities for studying it were scarce, he... market for modern furnishings. Not only did Risom design 15 of the first 20 Knoll pieces... mid-century modern fan, you've probably spied the famous picture from Playboy that includes... chairs for modern kiddos. I haven't found any examples around Houzz...yet. So hit me up..."
Holiday Party Prep: Plan Your Table Settings
Do a dry run with dinnerware, table decorations and the buffet setup now to avoid surprises and stress later
"extra seating conundrum, made room in the kitchen and prepped the house. Now it’s... table setting, so when party time comes, you can focus more on the merrymaking than... help you set a beautifully festive table, buffet and bar.... similar modern gold flatware from West Elm in the products section, along with some... when seating large groups, it's better to forgo the pinecones and leaves and use... need to seat themselves in the middle chairs making it easier for those behind them..."
On Trend: Cut It Out With Norwegian Seating
You may find these nipped-out chairs extra full of modern style and comfort, thanks to their savvy designs
"full of modern style and comfort, thanks to their savvy designs... 'mid-century modern' and 'a classic.' Depending on your shape (that is, if you don't have... sturdy seating, with a very few exceptions since my brother in law broke our futon... first set of chairs looks like you could use them for pilates or yoga, to improve... levels of seating with this modern bench — two simple bends give you so many more options..."
Fabulous Fireplaces Heat Up the Modern Home
"Set your living room aglow with these 8 sleek but inviting designs... and chic modern design (think clean lines and unexpected touches). But just because... space is modern doesn't mean it can't be warm and inviting. These eight rooms are grounded... comfortable seating areas that face the fireplace to make the most of the room. Most of..."
Houzz Tour: Modern Meets Traditional in Eclectic Loft
"cozy seating areas and clever room dividers warm up a sleek urban space... l and modern. Highlights include white leather furniture paired with wooden antique... MIX THE MODERN WITH THE TRADITIONAL. SO MANY PEOPLE HAVE TRADITIONAL FURNITURE AND... HAVE A MODERN LOOK THIS IS THE WAY TO DO IT. GREAT JOB!! I love the gray linen sofa... The modern pieces are drowning in a surfeit of glitz and rococo heavy-handedness:... elements of modernism have been plopped into Liberace Land. The out-of-context CEO canvas..."