2902 Unique and Creative Pillows Stories
My Houzz: Artist Couple's Creative Santa Cruz Studio
Two artists warm up their live/work space with secondhand furnishings, local artwork and a relaxed aesthetic
"social and can get creative feedback," says Sarah. "There are so many different lifestyles... lifestyles and cultures in one place." Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Sarah and Pasquale... Bianco and her husband Pasquale heard of plans to transform the historic Santa Cruz... served, and I knew exactly which floor plan I wanted," Sarah says. The couple scored... color, art and a ton of personality. "I love living in this community where I can be social..."
13 Homemade Headboards That Thrill With Creativity
Snipped from a trellis, snagged from a pallet pile and more, these inventive headboards excite in any bedroom
"pallet pile and more, these inventive headboards excite in any bedroom... here) and in one day created my very own custom-made, special-to-me piece of furniture... batting, and a fabric scrap I picked up at my favorite upholstery shop. If I were more... your bed and depending on what you do with it, it can also be a piece of art. May these... imaginative and one-of-a kind headboards be just the inspiration you need...."
10 Creative Ideas for Eye-Catching Walls
"find 10 creative ways to wake up your walls.... these creative ideas. The 'Read to Me' letters are just great - so clever. And... bread and children.” ― Vikrant Parsai And this one: “All sorrows are less with bread... frames and invisble bookshelves are genius! Easy to do and affordable for quick decorative... them all and once again colour and more inspiration, another reminder to not be afr... is both unique and basic. Groups of anything could be used -- vintage toys, collections..."
12 Wonderfully Creative Coatracks
Take a household necessity from dutiful to delightful with these inventive ideas for hanging coats and more
"jacket and muffler, and strip down to a T-shirt and shorts by noon. This makes a... entryway item and making it a robust statement of personal style and family history.... all so creative and fun! Especially love the "hall tree" idea and the shelf with C-clamps... are all unique and such a great shape. The ideas are very useable and can be used as... a hat and scarf from my dear friend Lori Wines. And three prints in long frame are..."
Kitchen of the Week: Creativity Shines in Seattle
"stencils and reused materials keep this Seattle kitchen true to its 1917 roots... floors and framed found art to combine the past with the present in this warm and... floor and bright orange backsplash, this kitchen has some surprisingly traditional... to see unique design and nice tie-in of colors and patterns. Great use of orange for... versatile. And I really like that they kept the kitchen and dining separate. It's so..."
Guest Picks: A Creative's Desk
"pencils and erasers in the perfect pouch, filling each binder with enough paper and... my desk and "office" area. I look for pieces that will both spark my imagination and... sense -- and creativity -- to not pay ridiculous prices for things that can be found... look for unique pieces, and make them their own. The globe is one example of an awesome... computer and printer... quietcricket, I understand your concerns. I only wish I could..."
Face Time: Creative Ideas for Decorating With Portraits
"rooms head and shoulders above the rest with portraits styled in unexpected ways... feeling and doing. From vintage paintings to blown-up family snapshots and commissioned... landscapes and abstract works all have their place, but portraits have something that... imagination and populate a room with hidden stories — you can’t help but wonder what the... palette and also love the giant wedding photo. A group of women friends and I used..."
Houzz Tour: Creative Thinking Yields a Lakefront 'Living Room'
"structure and location for a stellar view... materials and specifications as the renovated barn and main house. A waterfront extension... architecture, and I certainly appreciate the creativity and adaptability that was used to... heated and cooled. The bathroom and kitchen waste and water does not dump into the... is NEW and should look that way, imo. And the location is absolutely priceless. I... materials and specifications as the renovated barn and main house. " It shows a lot of..."
15 Creative Lamp Bases
"Shapes and Sizes Light Up the Room... reading and general glow, but their bases are also a big design opportunity. Many everyday... stands and whatever else looks about the right size for a lamp.... love how unique and creative people are ! Way to go ! Hi Becky, thank you for including... wonderful and creative. I especially like the shell lamps 3rd from last. I don't know... lamp base and shade combinations! This one is cast concrete and handmade paper. Anyone..."
My Houzz: Colorado Bungalow, Creatively Redone
Plenty of color and art, plus a sense of adventurousness, wind through the contemporary renovation of this Denver family's 1908 home
"color and art, plus a sense of adventurousness, wind through the contemporary renovation... community, creativity and an adventurous spirit. Partnering with Larry Kagiyama of Diagram... here: Jake and Christa Rost; sons Alex (4 years old) and Henry (6 months) Location: Congress... Jake and Christa Rost wanted four core values to shine through in their 1908 bungalow... designed and renovated their space with these ideals in mind. To make the house their..."
My Houzz: Creative Flair Brightens a San Francisco Apartment
Furniture hacks and a cheery color palette personalize a couple’s apartment in a converted Victorian
"hacks and a cheery color palette personalize a couple’s apartment in a converted... tones and blues and layering in textures and patterns. It’s become an ideal space... paint and furniture hacks, keeping the rooms bright and airy while mixing in earthy... n Ana and Patrick Kamin moved to San Francisco from Hamburg, Germany, two years ago... Tour, and for Patrick to take refuge in after a long workday as a software engineer..."
Decorating Around the World: Creative Amsterdam Style
"color and art in these inspiring Dutch homes... Amsterdam, and I will always remember the amazing creative energy of this region. Come... tiles and Vermeer, Amsterdam today is home to many inspiring independent artists... artists and designers who always seem to be ahead of the curve. I was lucky enough to spend... portraiture and a leaning towards folk art representation... I love Houzz and it's carefully... about up and coming independent artists, and I recognized a few of the works in Kay's..."
My Houzz: Creative Denver Studio
"artwork and heirlooms create a highly personal home... a time and dining in, and it was very important to him to create a home friends would... inviting and comfortable. See how he did that with creative uses of his floor space... energy and sentiment. For Chavez, a design consultant for Denver-based furniture retailer... space and collected objects rich in meaning. Houzz At a Glance Who Lives Here: Philip... dress and lifestyle and it's reflected in their iconography. Beautiful home filled..."
Once a Cluttered Closet, Now a Creative Workspace
With a desk, chalkboard walls and cute accessories, this 'cloffice' opens up a kid's bedroom. See the DIY steps
"walls and cute accessories, this 'cloffice' opens up a kid's bedroom. See the DIY... before, and I decided to put my own spin on one. This cloffice was for my 10-year-old... room. And next to her closet is a built-in cabinet that can hold whatever clothes... shelves and eight drawers, as well as a large underbed drawer. Lots of storage all... well done and thought out. Love it! I too was a tomboy growing up, and at 51, I believe..."
Weekend Decorating: Playing with Blankets, Throws, and Quilts
"throws and quilts. Oftentimes we take for granted their colors, textures and intricate... opening and new. After all, our Houzz readers are a creative bunch. Take a look and... patterns and focus more on their function — especially during the winter. While you... throws and quilts. Some of the suggestions in the images below may be familiar to... throws and blankets. Picture no. one is so pretty. The fabric on sofa in picture..."