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Italian Campaign Beds Show Winning Design
Add style and structure to a room with this perennial design darling, a throwback to the days of military furniture on the move
"perennial design darling, a throwback to the days of military furniture on the move... defies design blunders. Are you a fan of Italian campaign beds? Leave a comment... than the Italian campaign canopy bed. This shapely style burst into the spotlight some... touch or a contemporary style to add a bit of edge. This Miles Redd–designed room is a... of an Italian campaign bed softens the look, its svelte, gently sloping lines look..."
Houzz Tour: Restoration Revives a Historic Italianate Home
Painstaking work on a 3-bedroom in St. Louis results in a home that marries modern conveniences and respect for the past
"Adding contemporary conveniences to a historic home’s architecture has been key in... long-neglected Italianate home brought back to life. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: This... wood. Italianate seems like a weird term for it though as it doesn't look like anything... open to designers & contractors, as they modernize those spaces, it always seems to... & bath designs, I would like to see the same period emphasis that's applied throughout..."
Roots of Style: Italianate Architecture Romances the U.S.
With its towers, cornice details and more, Italianate homes have been enchanting Americans since the 19th-century romantic era
"more, Italianate homes have been enchanting Americans since the 19th-century romantic... similar Italian Renaissance style confuse you about the origins of Italianate architecture... rural Italian buildings as the basis of their inspiration for Italianate style. This... question. Italianate is one of three popular 19th-century styles — Greek and Gothic revivals... American Italian Renaissance style did not begin until the very late 1800s, and it became..."
10 Ways to Give Your Home Italian Flair
"rules that Italian homes usually follow. Just about every Italian home focuses on food... love the Italians? So cool, so well dressed, so much dolce vita. Their homes are no... free. Italians just have a knack for fashion and modern design, and unlike Italian... have any italian blood, but nothing at all here looks Italian to me. It's American... forget the Italian leather! This material brings sleek sophistication to any Italian home..."
Houzz Tour: A Contemporary Beach House Dazzles
"delivers high design with contemporary dazzle. What would it look like if you took great... interior designer Michelle Wiebe walked us through a three-story, waterfront home she... she designed in Indian Rocks Beach, Florida. Michelle loves working with clients who... 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..."
Bring a Taste of Italy Home With 12 Design Touches
No vacation plans abroad? You can still get the feel of old-world Italy with these ideas from an Italian designer
"Italy. I'm Italian, and I've never been to Italy. My ancestors are calling, so I'm ready... I love Italian architecture, especially old Tuscan farmhouse style. I love Italian... interior designers call "Tuscan." All those Italian old-looking designs we see in the... Italy for contemporary design. I work as a painter/decorator of traditional Italian wall... all the Italian design influences in home decor and fashion. This has to be my favorite..."
Houzz Tour: Seaside Italian Escape
"1970s. For Italian designer Fabrizia Frezza, the challenge was updating the look of the... this Italian villa is a beautiful blend of traditional architecture and modern materials... keeping the design in line with the region's style was very important. While she wanted... IndiaOttomans: Designed by Frezza and sold through her line, 8888interni The main living room... her own design. "I like to use local materials to create a project that keeps the..."
My Houzz: Italian Country Cottage in California
Handmade touches, colors inspired by Italy and antique finds from around the world create a cheerful, charming home
"blends with Italian influences. The homeowners had searched the market for a year and nearly... Cynthia designed the space herself, and they eventually found someone to tackle the... couple designed a custom range hood to match the soft gold wall color and selected... Ballard Designs; dining table: Pottery Barn Stan and Cynthia's daughter gave them... their design palette colors in the dining room space by creating a custom chair and..."
My Houzz: Mediterranean-Italian Mansion in California
Historical tributes, Persian carpets and a coop's worth of chickens help a vast house feel like a family home
"Mediterranean-Italian ranch. The interior color palette and decorations were carefully chosen... introduces the Italian-style architecture and design seen throughout the house. A crystal... Goodman designed all the new spaces. The family room design is based in part on the... Seaside Italian EscapeHouzz Escape: A Trip to TuscanyBrowse thousands of inspiring..."
My Houzz: Contemporary Country Netherlands Home
Charming country style and abundantly comfortable furniture make an open-layout home cozy and warm for a Dutch family of five
"As a design manager, Marielle van Buuren-Broos appreciates how important it is to... with good designers. When she and her husband, Douwe, began building their dream home... interior designers Tessa Weerdenburg and Nathalie Fransen of Nu interieur | ontwerp... their designers, the Dutch couple succeeded in creating a cozy and practical home... live and design in various parts of the world. I love the simplicity! Currently we're..."
Home Design: Contemporary Country Living
"9 Contemporary Designs Find a Beautiful Home in Nature... number of contemporary homes are being built in settings traditionally reserved for other... about contemporary homes in natural settings. The squared-off lines of a contemporary... are 9 contemporary homes that did it right.... why we designed the Contemporary Style furniture/table legs at www.maidensofiron.com... at the contemporary house I am currently building in a seaside suburb of Adelaide..."
Trend Spotting in Milan
Many Italian designs debut during April’s Design Week. Have a look at some in the Brera neighborhood that caught one writer’s eye
"Many Italian designs debut during April’s Design Week. Have a look at some in the... the best Italian home furniture and accessories year-round, but Design Week had quite... great design. April is a particularly hot month, though. The city hosts one of the... biggest design events in the world then: Salone Internazionale del Mobile (International... this time Design Week. It’s a time when new products debut, when the latest materials..."
Regional Modern: Chicago's Take on Contemporary Design
"modern and contemporary architecture unique has become second nature to me. Chicago... side was designed by the same architects responsible for the previous house on the dunes... Or, in design-influence terms, the coldness of Mies is set atop the warmth of Wright... regional design incorporates historical figures, not just climate, materials, and other... modern and contemporary architecture. One of the most influential architects of all time..."
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
"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... nking design. What’s more, breathtaking views of Lake Michigan and the striking urban..."
5 Classic Shaker Designs for the Contemporary Home
"to the design of beautifully pared-down furniture, revered to this day by modern and... traditional design lovers alike. Officially called the United Society of Believers in Christ’s... Shaker designs are, if anything, more relevant in today’s hectic world than they were... Shaker design look at actual Shaker work, not "reproductions" designed to be mass... joinery and design. An in person visit to one of the remaining Shaker communities is the..."