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Show News: Rare Quilts Get Museum Time
See 6 intricate designs from a California exhibition and get tips for building your own quilt collection
"for wall art, but Volckening researched and purchased more over time. As his collection... which he displays on his home's walls. "Every home should have a quilt," he says.... be on display at the San Jose Quilt Museum in San Jose, California. The exhibit focuses... as an art. Whether traditional, modern or art quilter, there are so many MAGNIFICENT... founder of Art Quilt Tahoe, an art quilt education conference, and all quilts represented..."
17 Ways to Bring the Gallery Look Home
"budding art collector or simply want to display your favorite rock posters in the best... proudly display art in an artful way. This vertical line of identically framed works... views of art with views of the landscape. Think of the courtyard garden view at MoMA... tips on displaying your artwork, check out these ideabooks: Make a Big Statement with... Oversized Art Creating Wall Groupings That Wow ...or this painting of the lady with the..."
Houzz Tour: Empty Nesters Transition to a Luxe High Rise
"g and displaying a priceless art collection. The floor plan allows the main areas... Love the art in the first shot =) Those views are to die for, as are the chrome four... area for displaying collectibles and clothing storage without interfering with skyline... oversized art acts as a divider between the library and living room. Space planning tip:..."
"posters as art to proudly display anywhere in your house. You can use them to influence... pieces of art back into my living room and I've been considering prints. Thank you for... vintage art in our home. Do you think it looks odd to mix vintage posters with some... becomes art when it captures the spirit and sophistication of the space. No problem... public displays of affection? Put your love on exhibit in a bold, graphic way. Allow..."
4 Homes With Major Storage That Looks Great
Over-the-Top Sophistication in a Holiday Show House
Decadently designed rooms for all seasons and purposes create showstopping displays in a Manhattan mansion
"showstopping displays in a Manhattan mansion... touches on display at this year’s Holiday House NYC. Now in its fifth year, the Holiday... Foundation, displays the work of 25 top designers from around the country. This year the... holiday display. It’s open from October 25 through November 18, 2012, but if you can’t... jewels of art pieces artfully and smartly smartly put together. Those actually make the... rifles as art (photos 9 and 12). With the shootings we've had in the past year (from..."
Put a Narrow Hallway to Work
Got a skinny, underused corridor? Try these tricks to tease out storage, style, artwork display and more
"narrow for art. My entrance hall is just 2'6" and hanging art at a comfortable height... hanging art in hallways. It's such a nice touch and surprise in an otherwise unused... frameless displays at www.printedart.com. We print is various sizes and mount under acrylic... room for art. Thank goodness it's flat! We like to put vintage posters or highly colorful... colorful art into otherwise rather boring corridors. Would a full wall size mural, on..."
Home Accessorizing Made Simple
"principles of displaying accessories down pat to give your home some soul... how you display it, that counts. Common objects like stones, shells or pinecones make... them and display them in an attractive bowl. Arrange costume jewelry on a tray or fill... to see displays that indicate something of the home-owner's interests - the personal... (and art) and decorating her home, without the help of a interior designer. Great..."
How to Design a Family Photo Wall
New project for a new year: Display your favorite images of loved ones for the most personal gallery wall of all
"year: Display your favorite images of loved ones for the most personal gallery wall... How to display them? Interior designer Emily Mughannam of EM Design Interiors in Sonoma... make them art. Recently, I took an old army chest and kept the lid open to display pictures... as is displayed in the photo near the top? Cute idea for Ella Just finished my own... kitchen to display photos and the kids' artwork when they were young, but tore it out..."
Plain-Sight Storage for the Kitchen Stuff You Use Most
Turn essential cookware, tools and even spices into design assets by displaying them out in the open
"assets by displaying them out in the open... s for displaying the five kitchen items you use most.... a man displays his prominent tools on the tool bench, I proudly display my kitchen... create wall art." Um, stainless steel doesn't hold magnets. Also, while that's very pretty... spice jar "art" idea. Ain't no way I'm shuffling back and forth from the living room when... back "artfully". I'll keep my beside-the-stove skinny spice cabinet, thanks! Love..."
The Most Helpful Furniture Piece You May Ever Own
Use it as a table, a seat, a display space, a footrest ... and indoors or out. Meet the ever-versatile Chinese garden stool
Get More From Your Kitchen Island
Display, storage, a room divider — make your kitchen island work harder for you with these examples as inspiration
"Display, storage, a room divider — make your kitchen island work harder for you with... additional display space, extra storage or even strategically separating — or connecting... with an art niche on one side and a cookbook niche on the other side. So a problem... that the art niche was such an elegant design before - now I think it is even more clever... storing and displaying your dishware on your kitchen island... http://www.houzz.com/..."
Escape the Inheritance Trap: What to Do With Sentimental Pieces
"unusual to display? These ideas can help... room. Display them as a collection of plates might be displayed. What a fabulous... don't display these things, if we don't package them so our heirs find intrinsic... way to display them in the children's playroom. I have yet to come up with an idea... Elyse Fine Art would want things to be truly preserved but a lot of times the "treasures"... actually a display of Dalton Ghetti's amazing graphite sculptures but they are pencils..."
Everyday Shrines for a Happier Home
Honor your passions — family, fond memories, collections — by creating displays that reflect their importance to you
"creating displays that reflect their importance to you... Nice display ideas! I especially like the home office decor with the wallpaper and... mantel display. Nice layout Great to organize games I call these vignettes. They are... how best display them without it looking cluttered. I have a long grey floating shelf... it a 'display' or a 'vignette' as bsteak suggests, but 'shrine' is just perverse... want to display lots of collected things because they take so doggone much time to..."
Decorating With Antiques: Silver’s Legacy
Learn how to tell sterling from plate, ways to display pieces and why silver is so darn special to begin with
"ways to display pieces and why silver is so darn special to begin with... not just displayed in a glass case, they give us a special link to the past and remind... how to display these. Great article. It should be noted though to never put your silver... always displayed her silver in this cabinet and now I am proudly using it in my home... topped display would work. I use Mr Metal to polish my silver and it holds it's shine..."