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Global Icons: The Apothecary Chest
With an ancient provenance and modern usefulness, apothecary chests let you divide and conquer storage and style
"apothecary chests let you divide and conquer storage and style... ecary chests, which have numerous square pullout drawers, were used in the Middle... predecessors of our pharmacists and general practitioners. The chests, often wall mounted... apothecary chests come in many shapes and styles, and their utility as functional storage... old set of drawers built in to my bedroom, looked good but made hard work of finding..."
Decorating With Antiques: Chests, Dressers and Buffets
"antique chests add history and character along with storage... ravages of time intact. I wonder about the people who made it and used it. What was... beauty of them. It’s a joy to live with things that may never be made the same way... practical use of them allows the past to come alive in the present. This is reason enough... a part of your home and your life.... discussion of "dresser" vs. "chest of drawers". How about the antiques of tomorrow? La..."
Off the Wall: 9 Clever Ways to Ease Into Wallpaper
"roomful of wallpaper? Try a little on a door, stairway or chest of drawers... thousands of fresh, modern designs are showing up all over the place. Wallpaper is to... some sort of pattern or design on my walls. It would be a lot of work though. oh and... expense of getting rid of them (which can occasionally prove nearly impossible). I... "revolution" of wallpaper doesn't set off an epidemic of roach infestations that we then..."
Turn a Favorite Piece of Furniture Into a Vanity
"collection of lovely vanities for a little bit of creative inspiration.... vanities out of furniture pieces is a popular trend in home decor. And because you can... modified the drawers to fit around the plumbing, added modern drawer glides for functionality... a lot of money and a lot of headache to have it re-routed (if they discover there... couple of inches of pipe. That plaid tile floor might be the greatest thing I've ever..."
Found Objects: The Most Natural Decor of All
They're beautiful, plentiful and best of all, free. See how to turn surprise finds into uniquely personal displays
"and best of all, free. See how to turn surprise finds into uniquely personal displays... space of honor, displaying a collection or creating a unique work of art from them... the box of rocks on display. Becky~ Really great article and examples of how to create... 'heart' of the bobcat. All found objects! Here is the picture of my bobcat sculpture... wall of art, or a grouping of sticks in a bowl. Organizing elements like trays,..."
Room of the Day: More Function for a Boston Condo
"the most of a compact living room... plenty of function into a compact space. The 12- by 23-foot living room in his Beacon... mixture of furnishings, pulled together in a classy way can be used! A little bit classic... be one of my favorites so far! I was beginning to wonder if I was the only one not... collected feel of the spaces! Oooh, that antique breakfast table is special! Attractive how... shame some of those paintings look like they're just space fillers since they're behind..."
Objects of Desire: Dressing Tables Groomed for Style
"plenty of drawers for makeup and toiletries. I lugged that piece wherever I went,... golden age of Hollywood, when women dressed to the nines and could seduce with a single... up five of my favorite dressing tables for inspiration. I hope they give you ideas... piece of furniture, seen here for one of our clients... http://www.houzz.com/pho... Love the drawers- must have I too have always managed to have a make-up vanity of some..."
Anthony Baratta's Picks from Las Vegas Market 2012
In the designer's sights now: Baroque fantasy bed, Sputnik light, inspiring mirrors, retro accessories, the ultimate man chair and more
"sights now: Baroque fantasy bed, Sputnik light, inspiring mirrors, retro accessories, the... in some of my upcoming projects. Below is a small sampling of the diversity of today’s... square feet of showrooms at Las Vegas Market this week I found some great pieces that I... loved the Baroque Fantasy Bed and the Circular Mirror Frame! That motorized man-cave... Lacquer Chests, Four Hands I was very impressed at the quality of the upholstery by..."
Reluctant DIYer's Diary of a Dresser Makeover
"opposite of that) and I have no innate Ms. Fix-It skills. However, my dresser has... moved a chest of drawers up two flights of stairs by myself. Funny thing was when... from the drawer to the screw head, cut that much off of the end of the screw, reinsert... pieces of wood on the inside of the drawer. To give a more dramatic look, stencil... coming out of the back of the lamp instead of the side as to not be seen. Fun and inspiring..."
How to Get the Closet of Your Dreams
"Most of us have them and appreciate them, but many of us would rather that our closets... 20-30% of the total hanging. I will usually try to get a set of drawers for each... your line of sight. This is an excellent example of the short comings of online closet... corner of the closet. This leaves the center of the closet for shelves, drawers,... the use of mirrors on the back wall on each side of the drawers. The closet pictures..."
Kitchen of the Week: History Lives in a Greek Revival
Honoring its 1900s roots, this New Jersey kitchen reflects the past while working beautifully in the present
"history of New Jersey’s Chatham Borough. It was home to the township’s first elected... Who’s Who of the time. And though its stewardship has passed from owner to owner, the... Seibold of Canterbury Design Kitchen Interiors took great pains to uphold this legacy... dreamed of out of the 1800s Boston area. Kitchen I love this kitchen.... The double... subject of lighting, I don't see the point of the twin wall sconces above the sink..."
No Entry Hall? Create the Illusion of One
You can create the feeling of an entry hall even when your door opens straight into the living room. Here are 13 tricks to try
"feeling of an entry hall even when your door opens straight into the living room. Here... Many of us have a front door that opens unceremoniously and without any apology directly... A pair of small low chests were placed back to back on either side of the Plexi and... a low chest of drawers looks much neater and corrals clutter better than a console... middle of the living room. Right now I am refinishing all of my douglas fir but when..."
Kitchen of the Week: Great for the Chefs, Friendly to the Family
With a large island, a butler’s pantry, wine storage and more, this New York kitchen appeals to everyone in the house
"kitchen full of modern conveniences, one that fit their life while staying connected to... a mix of rustic and elegant touches. Kitchen at a Glance Location: Scarsdale, New... drink out of the way of dinner prep. The island "fences" visitors out of major prep,... I am a drawer fan and think whenever you can have drawers instead of cabinets below... heart of the home and we can't get anyone out of them at parties. So lets make it..."
Kitchen of the Week: Quaint Cottage Style in Historic Wilmington
The redesign included a new location, but this North Carolina kitchen's classic charm and personality stayed put
"as part of a 1940s development for the port workers of Wilmington, North Carolina.... plenty of antique accents add personality and patina that blends with the rest of... with that of a neighboring bedroom, opening it to the backyard and living room for a... district of Wilmington, North Carolina Size: 121 square feet... ran out of money, splinters and the risk of lead poisoning when the particles of paint... love the chest of drawers in it's "as found" painted condition. Solution is simple:..."
Smart Storage: Make the Most of Your Hutch
End the “Where are those ... ?” conundrum by storing seasonal and everyday items in a well-organized hutch
"is one of the hardest working members of our kitchen. Practical and beautiful, I... overabundance of cabinets. Both sets of china have place settings for 16. All these hut... other drawer my good cutlery (which I want to get rid of). Is it necessary to have... (“storage chest”), variation of Middle English whucce from Old English hwicce, hwice... "box, chest". Seems to me that a 'storage chest' makes more sense for household..."