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How to Design a Storybook Cottage
A client’s request: “Build me a house where Disney meets Tudor.” The architect explores the details that make the style
"storybook cottage, a place where Disney meets Tudor. Just as with any other project... storybook cottage and how Disney would adapt a Tudor. Here’s what I’ve learned.... "faux" doors to look like cottage doors in the two center panels (of 4 panels left... these cottages ... What - only one visible chimney? A story-book cottage MUST have... through the door into enchantment. Window-seats. A fairy-tale cottage must have window-seats..."
Houzz Interview: Jennifer's Old Painted Cottage
"Newbury Park cottage, along with other beautiful cottage houses she finds and her "treasure... Painted Cottage. In her blog, she shares with the readers fabulous photos of her own... painted cottage. Please tell us about your "first meeting" with your house to be... the oven door was missing. The kitchen cabinets were literally rotting. And there were... home as Cottage8, as it was the 8th house we bid on and finally got. 3. I have a feature..."
Cottages: The Comfort Food of Architecture
"sweater, a cottage knows how to roll out the welcome mat... to be a cottage. With a red door. Or maybe sage green. While the term “cottage”... of tiny cottages. There are entire towns where every home sings a snug, cozy welcome... pass a cottage so charming that I have to slam on my brakes, go into full reverse... inspiring cottages! Lovely examples of cozy cottages! Here in Canada "cottages" range... small cottage. Cottage style is making a big comeback because they are less expensive..."
Lay of the Landscape: Cottage Garden Style
Informal and vibrant, cottage gardens charm with their billowy abundance. These tips help you bring the look to your own landscape
"vibrant, cottage gardens charm with their billowy abundance. These tips help you bring... term "cottage garden" and most of us imagine a colorful, fragrant garden filled with... typical cottage garden of today, but what many admirers don’t realize is that the cottage... cottage garden began its life as a purely functional space for growing vegetables... front door, then that’s where you’ll grow the food you need. As for the fence, it’s..."
Houzz Tour: Bright, Rustic Cottage in France
A quaint medieval cottage in the picturesque Dordogne Valley offers historical charm and modern comforts
"medieval cottage in the picturesque Dordogne Valley offers historical charm and modern... castle next door. "It's surreal. I don't care too much that the church bells ring at 7... rustic cottage, La Maisonnette, almost instantly. "It may sound strange, but we felt... : The cottage is located in a protected heritage area within original medieval city... wonderful cottage last summer on our trip to Beynac. We stayed in a sweet cottage at..."
Kitchen of the Week: A Cottage-Chic Kitchen on a Budget
See how a designer transformed her vacation cottage kitchen with salvage materials, vintage accents, paint and a couple of splurges
"vacation cottage kitchen with salvage materials, vintage accents, paint and a couple... into the door of this 1940s Oregon kitchen — despite the shag carpeting, horrifying... replaced. The door I bought on Craigslist was a half light door, so that brought in more... cabinet doors. Thank you for sharing this project with us! Very nice and the design... cupboard door to the right above the stove??? It makes me smile ~ no space wasted..."
"other cozy cottages. What makes a house a cottage? I probably use the definition much... screen doors, and cozy nooks and crannies are all elements of cottages, to name a... Cape Cod cottage days before summer ends (and while the weather people completely overhype... However "cottage" has been used to describe everything from the mean lady in Hansel... of what cottage means to me. What does it mean to you? Please share your thoughts and/or..."
Outfit a Cottage-Style Remodel, Top to Bottom
If you're renovating with a cottage look in mind, these fixtures, finishes and accessories will bring on the charm
"with a cottage look in mind, these fixtures, finishes and accessories will bring on... for a cottage-style remodel, so if a cheerful, fresh cottage is what you have in... at all! Cottage style is beautiful to me. I love every picture! The door-knocker... love the door knocker, and I've always had a thing for glass knobs. Also really like... ones. The cottage is lovely, especially the kitchen. Of all these featured items that..."
8 Challenges of Cottage Living
‘Small rooms or dwellings discipline the mind,’ Leonardo da Vinci once said. Just how much discipline can you handle?
"benefits of cottage living. Now it’s time to flip the coin, so to speak, and discuss the... that cottage dwellers encounter. Are these realities blessings or curses? Are... pocket doors, sliding closet doors and double doors throughout our place. These simple... or not! Cottage life and materialism seem to be at odds yet many cottage dwellers collect... to the door to the deck with cupboards with doors below and a roll-top desk. The table..."
So Your Style Is: Cottage
Cheerful, laid back and welcoming, cottage style feels like a giant hug. Find out how to make this appealing look work its magic
"welcoming, cottage style feels like a giant hug. Find out how to make this appealing look... ways, cottage style is as much a frame of mind as it is an approach to decorating... furniture. Cottages tend to be humble, unpretentious and full of heart — traits most of... personal, cottage style is perfect for the way we really live. Fabrics are forgiving;... for the cottage tour . . lovely! "Cottage" style is a state of mind. It makes me think..."
10 Ways to Get the Modern Cottage Look
Rustic surfaces and streamlined palettes capture the sweetness of a cottage without sending you into sugar shock
"sweetness of a cottage without sending you into sugar shock... word "cottage" — and there are places like Carmel, California, where cottages do... windows, doors, and trim usually get installed and finished at the same time, so that... eclectic-cottage type look. I love all of these pictures ,but some gave off a manly... modern cottages most of us would love to live in. marcie http://custm.co/hz/16 Search... and a cottage. For those who love cottages but prefer a less dainty atmsophere,..."
9 Sweet Ideas for an English Cottage Laundry Room
The soft, pretty colors and vintage touches of English cottage style make for a laundry room that's pleasant to spend time in
"English cottage style make for a laundry room that's pleasant to spend time in... English cottage–style laundry rooms are full of the vintage touches, casual organizational... typical cottages don't have big, spacious rooms, anyway. Try some of these sweet... with the cottage style I love...reminds me of my laundry room from the jars to the wicker... Dutch door. If you have the option, a Dutch door (in which the top and the bottom..."
My Houzz: Hip Midcentury Style for a Mom's Backyard Cottage
This 1-bedroom suite has everything a Texas mother and grandmother needs — including the best wake-up system money can't buy
"front door, the frosted window in the kitchen and the bedroom sliding doors bring... Also the door in the bedroom to the little garden - is that a pocket door? I had one... bedroom door is a simple sliding patio door. From the photos there is great natural... problems with door pulls or door knobs; us shorties do as well. I'm 4' 11" and sometimes... and back doors. The front door will be able to be ramped if needed. I'll be 70 in..."
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Blue
Who knew having the blues could be so fun? These 8 exterior color palettes celebrate sunny-day skies to electric nights
"front door. Blue front doors are a bit unusual in that you don't see them as often... front door for your own home.... front door aqua! Love blue doors! I like your aqua door. Who makes it and what is... on blue doors, Jennifer! I am especially enamored of the Electric Blue door above... stone cottage with teal blue shutters and doors. Thanks, Debra. Wow, Debra Kling... vacation lake cottage. I could use help selecting exterior colors for siding, doors, windows..."
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Yellow
"front doors along with sample palettes of front door, trim and siding colors.... front door. An association with happiness, high energy and warmth can make yellow... painted my cottage door butter yellow after being dark red for so long. It makes it seem... paint your door yellow if you follow feng shui and your door faces west. very light,... yellow door. Aren't these happy colors? Even my little dog thinks so! Yellow door..."