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Houzz Tour: A Photographer's Picture-Perfect Home Comes Into Focus
An ultramodern house in the Hollywood Hills is a study in contrasts: curvy and boxy, forward thinking and retro
"in the Hollywood Hills is a study in contrasts: curvy and boxy, forward thinking and... in the Hollywood Hills, she left the visual work to Beth Holden and Wolfgang Melian... Location: Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles Size: 6,200 square feet; 6 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms... (in grey old UK) to another Stunning photography. Love the interior, but it doesn't... nine year old the pics. She liked the courtyard and roof, but she literally SHUDDERED..."
Houzz Tour: A Classic Ranch House Rises to the Location
"1950s Hollywood Hills home with stunning L.A. views gets a thoughtful update... od in Hollywood Hills. It has incredible views of the Hollywood sign, downtown Los... in the Hollywood Hills, I hope they're not using it in this drought. All in all, a... young or old. Beautiful. "The cabinet is a replica of an antique, and it houses the... armchairs: Hollywood at Home Although the layout and the indoor–outdoor nature of the..."
A Los Angeles Basement Becomes a Cozy Man Cave
"space in a Hollywood writer's home is transformed into a masculine home office hybrid... loving that old room perfect, just perfect work !!! I love it What material was used for... bought an old metal train step to lead to the reading nook (in the background) on eBay;... space an old-library feel. This 3-D rendering shows how the designer and the builder..."
Houzz Tour: A Modern Addition Joins a Historic California Home
Two design pros give their century-old home extra breathing room while boosting its energy efficiency
"century-old home extra breathing room while boosting its energy efficiency... District, the old house was never listed as an historic resource. Our old house contributed... to this old house is the CONTRAST. It's a good contrast that enlivens the old house... contrast of old and modern and about not altering the old house...restoring it, respecting... to an old home without it looking the same as the old part But u did and it turned..."
12 Deadly Decorating Sins
"a few old habits? It may be time to change your ways... and an old walmart entertainment center turned bar beside that. The cart holds the... a big old box. I loved that when I finally started buying my own homes I could afford... cane & old man's straw hat for the back window. A perfect art installation, funny... /grey Hollywood glam. For some reason, it suits me in this season of my life. The... as the old maid said when she kissed the cow" was something my great aunt Lily often..."
So Your Style Is: Art Deco
With old-school swagger and irresistible glitz, art deco design makes a splashy statement in the home
Moiré Patterns Ripple Through Elegant Homes
Subtle waves distinguish this centuries-old pattern, once coveted by queens and now giving everyday homes a genteel touch
Guest Picks: 20 Great Leopard-Print Finds
"was in old Hollywood, with a revival of it in the glam rock and roll era of the 1980s... never gets old! Love this ideabook, had me ooh'ing & ah'ing! My favourite is the french-style... some old chairs of mine to achieve that look... Good morning, Valorie. I'm having... about Old Hollywood glam: a leopard print headboard! This one is fab because it has..."
10 Ways to Bring Palm Beach Fun to Your Pad
Kick it up at home with palm-leaf motifs, splashes of aqua and citrus hues, and decorating touches with a little wink
"one part old Hollywood and two parts preppy. Shake well and garnish with a dash of pure... white-good old white-can serve as a neutral backdrop for a fun, clean and crisp design... years old - He's quite talented! Here are a couple of more views. Our ceiling is... And if old-fashioned scripts are not your style, look around — many companies now..."
And the Award for Best DIY Oscar Party Goes to ... You!
Create a red-carpet stir right in your living room with these clever ideas for an Academy Awards party at home
Houzz Tour: Fred MacMurray’s Enduring Farmhouse Retreat
One of the most beloved actors of the 20th century traded fame for farm implements on this California ranch. His daughter shows us around
"far from Hollywood on a ranch outside of Healdsburg, California.... Sons and old movies from Hollywood. Mr. MacMurray had a gentleness and kindness that... I love old Hollywood and how much more in touch with reality movie stars were back... love for old barns and houses, as we do. Where we live there were no old barns, but... lovely old home and a beautiful story! Thanks for sharing this! Wonderful! Thank... for our old home we just purchased in wine country in Essex County, ON, Canada. Your..."
So Your Style Is: Rustic
Refreshing in its simplicity, rustic style highlights natural beauty and a rugged, resilient spirit. Is it a match for you?
"Deco | Hollywood Regency | Old World | Cottage French Country | Transitional | Co... proves the old adage that everything comes full circle. Our pioneer ancestors would get... sweetie's old flannel shirts. Forget the faux-bois trend — you'll stick to real wood... being old, worn wood with tons of splinters looking really homemade. You have shown... 100 year old glass insulators in blue green clear and aqua used as lights, salt and..."
A Tree-Hugging Home Reaches New Heights
With a second story added and other parts restored, this Los Angeles home with a sycamore running through it suits the owner even better
"1950s Hollywood Hills abode was the perfect California hideaway. A five-minute drive... you on Hollywood Boulevard. The western redcedar exterior looked like a cabin, but... decades-old California sycamore tree only sweetened the deal. “I thought it was one... in the Hollywood Hills, I am guessing it is probably somewhere above Franklin Ave... in the Hollywood Hills around a tree. He collected antique toys and his living room..."
So Your Style Is: French Country
With an artful balance between earthy and chic, French country style infuses a home with incomparable warmth and welcome
"Deco | Hollywood Regency | Rustic | Old World | Cottage Transitional | Contemporary... marries an old-world sensibility with an edge of sophistication that keeps it perennially... space an old fashioned farmhouse feel… Mandi @ Dura http://www.houzz.com/photos/97... that's more Old MacDonald than old France. Instead, pick one or two pieces, such as a kitchen... French of old had to be sure every piece would work its hardest, it's not unusual to..."
So Your Style Is: Midcentury Modern
This singular design style blends arresting shapes, graphic patterns and quirky accents. Here's how to make it yours