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City View: Chicago's Contemporary Design Will Blow You Away
Take a whirl through the Windy City's interiors and you might be surprised — they're not all in the conservative camp
"City's interiors and you might be surprised — they're not all in the conservative... But many contemporary Chicago designers are quick to point out that the Windy City often... design style. "Chicago might be Midwestern in location, but its design has global... eight design professionals in Chicago to find out more about this city's unique design... style," designer and Houzz contributor Rebekah Zaveloff says. "There seems to be some..."
Modern or Contemporary Architecture? The Interiors Edition
See how one expert distinguishes between two popular camps of interior architecture. Do you agree with his choices?
"camps of interior architecture. Do you agree with his choices?... terms of interior architecture rather than interior design. This means I'll focus on... house's interior design can work with or against the architecture, depending on the... modern and contemporary architecture by looking at the exteriors of 10 homes. In my view... To me contemporary architecture is what is being produced now, but that which does... Therefore contemporary is pluralistic but generally forward-looking. But how does that..."
Art Deco Elements Create a Contemporary Flap
The rich colors and angled forms of this retro style are still jazzing up interior designs in all manner of homes today
"jazzing up interior designs in all manner of homes today... wallcovering design reminds me of the Art Deco period. It works well with contemporary... distinctive in design and coloration yet blend with my traditional furnishings. But my favorite... jewelry he designed called Sophistication. The central piece of the necklace can be removed... at the design in the first photo is evidence of that. The fashion and architectural..."
Elements of Contemporary Coastal Style
As organic as the ocean and as warm as summer sand, this design style brings a light, bright look to interiors
"this design style brings a light, bright look to interiors... Contemporary coastal style is defined by clean lines and natural materials and textures... in the contemporary coastal look — keep things bright and airy, like in an art gallery... for the design effect. Enjoy your house Actually that comment was not meant for this... to the contemporary coastal look. Stick with yellows, oranges and coral for warm hues..."
Designer Sketch: Allison Jaffe
"Austin interior designer shares a new contemporary kitchen and how she uses technology... tered interior designer Allison Jaffe takes inspiration from many sources, including... as an interior designer." Houzz profile: Allison Jaffe... about interior designers and what inspires them. I learned from a Charlotte Moss... knowledge of design. Find an interior designer or architectMore Designer Sketches:Susannah... running a design firm. A lot more people know that being an interior designer goes beyond..."
Houzz Tour: Spacious Contemporary Home in Hong Kong
Outdoor grounds, an open floor plan and light-filled interiors help this Hong Kong home defy the norm
"light-filled interiors help this Hong Kong home defy the norm... " says interior designer Peter Ho. "Nowadays, when people with means crave more space... special: Its interiors boast bright open spaces, and the house has a garden area that's... for a Contemporary home. Marie Meko very clever use of space... the house looks airy... Long. "We designed the interesting unit with a purpose: We needed a feature wall to link..."
Houzz Tour: Contemporary Farmhouse in Rural Vermont
Modern furnishings, bright and airy spaces and pared-down interiors make up a family's home in northern Vermont
"pared-down interiors make up a family's home in northern Vermont... modern and contemporary homes. If you don't like this style, folks, why look at these... , the interior design and use of sustainable materials and methods unabashedly breaks... of the interiors shows iconic modern furnishings in the dining and living areas, which..."
Houzz Tour: A Contemporary Beach House Dazzles
"delivers high design with contemporary dazzle. What would it look like if you took great... Tampa-based interior designer Michelle Wiebe walked us through a three-story, waterfront... home she designed in Indian Rocks Beach, Florida. Michelle loves working with clients... whole-house designs though she's no stranger to commercial work. In a time when a lot of... of design studios are struggling, Michelle's firm is breaking new records and spreading..."
Houzz Tour: Luxurious Contemporary Apartment in Poland
"ulent design materials and fine art pieces up the glamour in a couple's Warsaw home... " says interior designer Pawel Sókol. "I learned from and was inspired by their passion... passion for design — even down to the most minute details." Houzz at a Glance Location:... square feet Designer's challenge: Sókol's clients insisted on incorporating onyx, marble... —plus design influences from the East and West — all under one roof...."
My Houzz: Contemporary Lakeside Jewel in Texas
A geometric window design acts as the springboard for a builder's dream family home on a lake near Austin
"window design acts as the springboard for a builder's dream family home on a lake... with interior designer Vicki Mayabb to bring his lakeside vision to life. His initial... window design and a local glassblowing company's stunning work got the ball rolling... fan of Contemporary design but this example proves it can be warm and inviting. I... The interior design is unfortunate loved the Blue green all over very well absorbed..."
Houzz Tour: Accessibility Meets Contemporary on an Austin Hilltop
Banish all thoughts of sterile schemes. This new build in Texas features universal design in warm, comfortable style
"universal design in warm, comfortable style... universal design can also mean great design. The client, Susan Allen, wanted a contemporary... ersal design's purpose is simple: to create a home that anyone can live in comfortably... for its design, one of her two sons lives in it now. "It's truly universal," Blair... choices and design decisions can achieve! Keeping things simple in both design and material... fees (design and engineering), land, or interiors. There was no developer involved..."
Modern or Contemporary: What's the Difference?
"modern and contemporary home design styles... term "contemporary" that refers to a particular strain of design today, such that... modern and contemporary architecture? Why the distinction? At their most literal, "c... sense "contemporary" is not limited to a single stylistic thread. And "modern" recalls... the now; contemporary architecture is of its time, therefore innovative and forward-looking... "modern or contemporary?" I hope the answers will elucidate the similarities and differences..."
Houzz Tour: Contemporary Family Retreat on Lake Michigan
"home's design responds to views, topography and the surrounding woods... house was designed to be a part of the landscape, says project architect Pam Lamaster-Millett... was the interior designer/decorater? It doesn't appear Searle did the interior decor... like the interior design/architecture, but with a palette of grey, black, and white... brown! To contemporary for me, looks cold, and no color I want to spend my winter in..."
Houzz Tour: Earthiness Grounds a Contemporary Louisiana Home
Generous wood and thoughtful design on a 32-acre site, pond included, make for a warm-looking home that naturally fits its owners
"thoughtful design on a 32-acre site, pond included, make for a warm-looking home that... midcentury and contemporary architecture, dreamed of a contemporary and earthy home for her... Pistorius to design and build a house that's contemporary yet still cognizant of the area's... stunning home design. The photos are good, but overly distorted. Nice exterior design; too... serious interior designer to help define the space. I also think architects should..."
Houzz Tour: Contemporary Country Charm in Iowa
Limited square footage is offset by flexible design, careful planning and an expansive outdoor landscape
"flexible design, careful planning and an expansive outdoor landscape... City was designed for a young couple with a shared passion for local agriculture and... and contemporary architecture. After falling in love with this piece of land that they... efficient contemporary style. "Joanna saw a project of ours in a book and called to... house design! Gorgeous! Love that this is just outside of my hometown and is a..."