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Geek Chic: When Left and Right Brains Live in Harmony
"Math and science can make great decor... about home design. Maybe my left-brain friends (and husband) don't enjoy this design... Math and Science vs. Creativity. Logic vs. Intuition. Analytic vs. Holistic. The... more at home. Think like they do for a minute. What kind of subjects does he or she... The gear and rulers are just so right. I love vintage and anything rusty and old put... awesome and it's an easy way to bring more black into your home, which can sometimes..."
Hot and Functional Desk Lamps
"living room and gave it to my office. And I am not the only thief. Seems to be a trend... makes it and what the pattern is? The wallpaper is "Flowering Quince" by Clarence House... sweet, and the adjustable bodies and heads are great for task lighting. Take a bow... shape and finish of a commercial building's outdoor sconce and is a fun addition... the old and new together. Supersize me! Remember when lamps were 20-something inches..."
Guest Picks: Accessories for a Dashing Entryway
A slim table, a place for keys and a few personal touches create an entry that's both welcoming and functional
"for keys and a few personal touches create an entry that's both welcoming and functional... cool and functional entryway. And hopefully now I'll have a place to put all of... jealous of homes with gorgeous entryways. It's a sign the rest of the house is going to... keys and spare change. — Chelsea from Lovely Indeed... balls and tees, and whatever he finds in his pockets. So we have tons of storage... folks and umbrellas, the odd thing is: we Seattle folks don't use them! I think it's..."
Guest Picks: Botanical Accessories to Scatter Around the Kitchen
"walls and tables, and watch the smiles grow... in my home regardless of the time of year. Whether you are an expert gardner or lack... kitchen and tabletop. I don't know about you, but these picks are really growing on... papery and balloon like. Nigella is a great addition to any garden and will reseed... of mine and you can see her custom made tiles and other art pieces at http://www.dannenbeck... wallcoverings and fabrics. http://www.timorousbeasties.com/ This week I've fallen in love..."
The Faux Fireplace: A Year-Round Home Accessory
"in my home, I decided to add a make-believe mantle to my living room. Here are some... examples and tips for implementing a faux fireplace of your own.... dirty and able to take off the property fast. I love my mantle and it's history... display art) and as a "headboard" over a twin bed. Great minds..and all that... franki... surround and white mantel. It has added warmth and much needed design. I have shown... previous home, I used a salvaged mantle as my headboard. This is what it looked like..."
20 Favorite Vintage Items and How to Use Them
"Patina and Personality to Your Home With Great One-of-a-Kind Finds... character and personality to your home? Consider mixing in some vintage furnishings and... and accessories. These may include photographs, objects, maps, perhaps even a metal... shops and sites like Etsy to find good deals on these items. Who knows? You may become... funky home for me and my son!!! Thanks spragueh! I'd love to see images of it if you..."
Guest Picks: Opulent Decor Sparked by Jewels and Minerals
"colors and rich textures bring a luxurious overtone to home furnishings and accessories... emeralds and amethysts, are showing up in all aspects of design this season. Colors... depth and radiance add a glamorous layer of opulence to interiors. For this ideabook... finish your homes with that last layer of luxury. — Lauren from Fourth Floor Walk Up... minerals and large and mineral specimens as well as items cut from gemstones (like obelisks..."
Master the Metallic Mix of Gold and Silver
More than just hardware is gleamworthy in a home. Marrying metallics with walls, ceilings, furniture and accessories makes your rooms glow
"in a home. Marrying metallics with walls, ceilings, furniture and accessories makes... nature, and the blend of gold and silver in particular lends not only an intriguing... dimension and texture. With the right balance of the two, your home can feel both elegant... means gold and silver alike are topping the décor charts. If both strike your fancy and... that gold and silver do not belong in the same ensemble; in fact, mixing them is encouraged..."
Guest Picks: Warm Up With Red Accessories
"months with home decor sporting shades of crimson... touch here and there to rev up your room and your mood. — Danyelle from Dandee Designs... color, and lots of it. Red is a bold choice that can evoke feelings of passion, heat... heat and energy — just the things that help us get through these last couple months... cosy at home in front of the fire with the clutter and dust-bunnies and peruse Houzz... color, and lots of it." That's a great line! And exactly how I felt this morning..."
15 Fun Organizing Ideas for Fashionistas
Give your clothes, shoes and accessories the home they deserve with these strategies for posh storage and display
"shoes and accessories the home they deserve with these strategies for posh storage... shopping, and you know what that means: Look out, closet; there’s a whole lot of new... options and create eye-catching displays for everything in your wardrobe.... fabrics and foams etc and the dirt and dust we and our pets track in a LARGE amount... ideas, and having your clothing and accessories displayed like a boutique is just..."
Guest Picks: Have a Ball With Matzo-Themed Accessories
Add some flat-out fun to your Passover table with these accessories and gifts sporting matzo crackers and balls
"these accessories and gifts sporting matzo crackers and balls... from mugs and mitts to bibs and balls. If you want to add a little levity to your Passover... butter and sugar for the ultimate Passover dessert: matzo toffee. Apparently matzo... blog, and you have terrific ideas for projects, products, and bargain finds. I... butter and they are delish! Or make on a copy machine in color Napkin Rings last minute... Yarmulke and mayzo timer. Happy Passover. Great idea, Donna! Happy Passover to you W..."
Guest Picks: Accessories for a Tiny Entryway
Even a barely there entryway can look neat and polished with the right doormats, shelving, storage and artwork
"look neat and polished with the right doormats, shelving, storage and artwork... few bits and bobs that help make the distinction and keep things organized and neat... etc, and the inside storage space is perfect for shoes, boots and wellies. Here's... ingenious, and I've had my eye on that Shanna Murray tiding for a while now. :) You could... idea. And coat hooks hold up a multitude of sins.... plate and hook. I can imagine hanging my tote bag from the hook and placing my keys..."
Guest Picks: Diamonds Are a Home’s Best Friend
Take a shine to the glamour and geometric appeal of the classic gem with diamond artwork, fabrics and accessories
"glamour and geometric appeal of the classic gem with diamond artwork, fabrics and... in gold and that perfect duvet for diamond-inspired dreams at night. Maybe you’ll find... for your home in this collection. — Jessica from Decor Adventures... lights and hanging objects - they seem to evoke a kind of Art Deco glamour. Integrating... collection! And, I am of course thrilled that you chose to feature my Lamp Shade! Totally..."
Guest Picks: 20 Accessories to Organize Your Life
"bins and catchalls for every room... resources and gathered my favorite home accessories. These products will add organization... to your home and life and some will even add a nice design element too. —Danyelle from... In my home spring means organizing. This is the time of year I tackle our unkept... garage and sift through the junk drawer. While all these tasks can sound overwhelming... love it and breath a sigh of relief when everything's in its proper place. To help..."
Guest Picks: A Cornucopia of Fall Accessories
No need to go out of your gourd decorating. A few small seasonal pieces are all it takes to transition a home to fall
"transition a home from the airiness of summer to the coziness of fall. — Annemarie from... beautiful your home may become with the different accessories presented. Thank you for this... salt and pepper shakers, was that a knitted/ knit effect cushion I saw? I love... indoors and out, and they can be used all year long. I like that these lanterns from... gourd salt and pepper shakers are too cute and can be displayed for months. The deep red..."