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Make a Designer-Look Pillow Sham for $15
"low-cost sham made to your exact taste... pillow shams. It’s superfast, and it makes my space feel fresh and new. But while... pillow shams, at $50 and up each, filling a sofa adds up quickly. So I found a way... pillow sham, fabric and iron-on adhesive, the possibilities are endless.... pillow shams too. Although, it takes a little more time than sewing a sham, this project... envelope sham. Also, I've been using them all week and they've held up great! Such..."
DIY: Make a Designer-Look Pillow Sham
Give a sofa or bed a high-end touch in about an hour with low-cost materials — if you don't tell, they'll never know
"pillow shams — they can stand alone or mix with other patterns, since the simple border... designer sham can set you back about $50 to $100, which adds up quickly if you're planning... finishing your sham. Keeping these instructions!! Winter can be long and this looks like... the same color thread as the twill tape could look good. I've never tried it, but that... bring some color into the winter months!! Thank you for such very detailed and easy..."
So Your Style Is: Colorful
Somewhere over the rainbow are rooms as vivid and unique as you are. Here's how to make the colorful look work like a charm
"make the colorful look work like a charm... satisfy a color craving except color. The sheer volume of possibilities is tantalizing... it is: Colorful style celebrates the beauty of the spectrum. It's not tied to a single... personally, to colors that their effect on our mood and mind-set can be magical. You'll love... know why colors fall in and out of fashion — aren't they all gorgeous?... style is colorful, but in most rooms colors are subtle and richer colors are muted,..."
8 Neutral Rooms That Sneak In Color Interest
Kick up your favorite palette's visuals without diluting the tone-on-tone look, following the lead of these sophisticated spaces
"neutral color schemes is that they're boring, which — if you do them right — couldn't... bit of color can do the trick. However, you don't want to go overboard; that's why... some more colorful hues without upsetting the balance.... throw and shams. Now I might be brave enough to add a pattern in a slipcovered chair... pop of color or a pattern to give you several colors to pull from. I dont see any... some more colorful pillows and accessories on the tables and mantel with some color..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Black
Take a walk on the dark side — your home has nothing to fear with this color when you know how to use it
"with this color when you know how to use it... against this color: art, furniture, trim. The trick, as always with color, is knowing... is the color of the night sky, ebony, caviar and coal. It was one of the first colors... serious color. As Henri Matisse said, "Black is a force." And using it in decor is... Like all colors, black has variations. There is true black, which absorbs all light... black shams, bedskirt, and tree skirt in our Christmas bedroom and the black is..."
My Houzz: Colorfully Collected in Austin
"with bold color and one-of-a-kind accents... bold color palettes and one-of-a-kind pieces." Houzz at a Glance Who lives here:... the red shams bright it. The others rooms are so plain to me. Thanks so much for sharing:)... hangers and color code all of the pieces in the closet. It makes it look much messier than... tones of colors in style lately are very intense. This is exemplified in the color-blocking... aesthetic is colorful and funky, similar to her favorite designer, Los Angeles-based Kelly..."
Favorite Color Combinations: Turquoise and Red
Give your interiors added brilliance and fun with this bright color pairing in your accessories and design
"bright color pairing in your accessories and design... The two colors are almost opposites (green and red are opposite colors; blue and orange... opposite colors). The result is that the contrast is sharp without driving your eyes... pair of colors to your home.... these colors together as accents or "fun, pops of color" against a relatively stark... favorite color combination - such happy colors together! susanebrown, that is a beautiful..."
My Houzz: Artful Character Colors a Textile Designer's Home
"create a colorful rental in Mississippi... pattern, color and character. Now a glittery chandelier covers an unwanted light... splashes of color. Even a tiny opossum jaw is appreciated for its design and made part... use of color, such a warm fun friendly home ! Love the color of your kitchen ! Your... use of color! Where did she get that Chinese tie-dyed tablecloth in pic # 8 (dining... the way color is used -I especially love the faux green wallpaper in the dining room..."
Houzz Tour: Energy and Color Aplenty in a Live-Work Rental
Awash in bright color and happy patterns, this joyous home with an office works beautifully for a designer and her family
"bright color and happy patterns, this joyous home with an office works beautifully... but bold color and pattern choices showcase a modern eclectic spirit. "My style has... in this colorful and vibrant home"... like! Lovely to see so much colour yet still... or bold color. I love the colors and the feel of this warm home. The "happy arrangement... love the colors. I love the patterns and colors used here. Cool DIY chairs. I couldn't..."
Nature’s Color Wisdom: Lessons on Blue From the Great Outdoors
"other color, making it easy to love and use — it’s the color of our planet, the oceans... other colors (think about how you can put literally anything with a pair of blue... chair Color Great article Laura. So many lovely colours/hues of blue...... I used... favorite color. The advice on sunrise vs sunset color is a great way to go about picking... glass colors! No really, I am! JAC Frances...I love the color of your cabinets..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Red
Sizzling or sedate, red is not for the timid. Here's how to use its boldness to make your rooms come alive
"beautiful color. True red is a primary color, but the spectrum of reds is vast, from... s the color of fire, love, passion and blood. In China it is associated with happiness... dramatic color and to use it in a space is to make a statement. A red room is a fearless... on the sham and coverlet fabric in the tenth photo. I have been looking for a cheery... coverlet and sham are maybe a Frank Josef swedish fabric designer pattern? Good luck! My..."
Busted! Get the Facts for 8 Common Color Myths
Give hearsay the heave-ho — let these expert explanations improve your paint and decor choices instead
"use of color, helps us probe a little deeper. Here you'll find out which color myths... chip, color pushes our buttons like few other design details can. Everyone has opinions... clashing colors? Don't even go there. But is there any truth behind these ideas? Well... bedskirt and shams that combined all the colors. It turned out beautifully. She was very... different colors from room to room to layer colors of the same pallet. But...what about..."
Nature’s Color Wisdom: Lessons on Yellow From the Great Outdoors
Let the sunshine in. These ways to use yellow will cheer up your interiors and make Mother Nature proud
"yellow is a color that cheers the heart. And it’s endless in variety, from the deliciously... buttercup color, but I have a duvet/shams in a cream background with a palm leaf pattern... desperate for color -- any color -- and we therefore embrace it. A month later and mother... up the color yellow first out of all colors. I think my eye did just that when reading... joyful colour. I will admit that I loathe blue and yellow but love grey with a splash..."
Great Color: Soothing Blue Gray in the Bedroom
"have a color that is stylish, sophisticated and as soothing as the sky. It is not... pale gold shams, bedskirt, drapes; cream w/gray and gold ikat duvet; a touch of eggplant... love this color combo! I painted the master bedroom a blue gray. The color has a tad... serene color. What is the color in the 6th picture down? Its really beautiful and... LOVE this color. I would also love to know the maker and color of the 6th picture down..."
Color Play: The Power of Purple
"a fun color that can look very grown up and chic when infused into adult living spaces... duvet and shams, grey sheets, a green accent pillow and a shimmery grey accent pillow... grasp of color. I see that a lot of your images are from her portfolio and when I went... favourite colour. I love this little collection of pictures that showed how easily... versatile colour.... Here is a photo of a room with purple accents that I love! I am..."