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Oh Say, Can You Believe These $200 Star-Spangled Stairs?
Once sporting a mucky 1970s look, this staircase can now proudly be hailed for its beach cottage charm
"beach cottage in northwest Michigan to start a new life with her family, Erin Southwell... of the cottage! Nice transformation! I love cottage design! This stair case would... beach cottage... aka shore house!! lol My Jersey Shore peeps will love it too! I... White-Cottage-Styled-Kitchen-eclectic-kitchen-minneapolis I love what you have done... of our cottage redo on my blog at www.rareandbeautifultreasures.com I was so surprised..."
Roots of Style: Do You Live in a Minimalist Traditional House?
Cottages, bungalows, farmhouses ... whatever you call them, houses in this style share several characteristics. See how many your house has
"Cottages, bungalows, farmhouses ... whatever you call them, houses in this style... called cottages, bungalows, farmhouses and other regional terms, but at heart they... home and cottage, understated. Non of these, except maybe the last photo in the article... galow/Cottage. How should I go about putting together a plan that won't look like... natural light plays throughout the day, what views are created by the structure, the..."
My Houzz: Rooms With a View on Whidbey Island
"rental cottage into a bohemian beauty... bluff-side cottage on Whidbey Island, in Washington state, Farrell found herself “funneled... windows for light and the views. We love the decor on the window ledges. Very lovely! I... This cottage has a dream-like quality that money can't buy. But I can't imagine... charming cottage...thanks for sharing! me again, pondering the concept of "clutter."... an old cottage in the Aro Valley, Wellington NZ. Whether one 'likes' the house one..."
My Houzz: Eclectic Global Style in Sydney
A Sydney, Australia, designer transforms a brick cottage into a contemporary French provincial-style home with plenty of space to entertain
"brick cottage into a contemporary French provincial-style home with plenty of space... brick cottage, two decades of remodeling have allowed the small structure to evolve... like the light colors but it's a little too cluttered for me. What size was the modest... modest cottage before it was expanded to 4,000 sq ft? Whenever I see stacks of books... modest cottage, Bellevue Hill has always had substantial houses. While I'm unsure..."
Rooms Spring to Life With Bold Floral Patterns
No shrinking violets here. These fearless patterns show that flowers can give power to everything from English cottages to modern lofts
My Houzz: Midcentury Austin Home Earns a Makeover
Neglected but showing potential, a 1952 cottage is renovated with colorful details, a studded bathroom wall and plenty of sparkle
"a 1952 cottage is renovated with colorful details, a studded bathroom wall and plenty... midcentury cottage that needed major work and a four-story condo that needed only new... run-down cottage," she says. "I thought I'd fix it up and flip it in three to five years... dilapidated cottage a new look. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Sharon Radovich Location:... pendant lighting is from Besa Lighting.Painted stripes: Creamy and Torchlight, She..."
My Houzz: 2 Dwellings Keep Things All in the Family
Grandparents get a newly built guest cottage in Portland, while the main bungalow benefits from a major overhaul
"guest cottage in Portland, while the main bungalow benefits from a major overhaul... guest cottage that offers both closeness and privacy. Houzz at a Glance Who lives... guest cottage in such a way as to accommodate any future mobility issues their parents... The cottage's banquette reminded me of what my did custom built for one of our... guest cottage is very inspiring. Our dream is to one day make over our backyard shed..."
Contemporary Collection: 5 Dynamic Island Homes
Modern lines and contemporary design put beach cottage expectations out to sea for this handful of unusual American island homes
"beach cottage expectations out to sea for this handful of unusual American island... beach cottages to primitive Caribbean huts. While I love a typical cozy beach cottage... bedecked in cottage shingles outside and traditional beadboard inside, recent Houzz Tours... marine lights, large swaths of white paint and metal beams and railings lend an overall... beach cottage beadboard. They create a cozier area for the bed, serve as a visual..."
My Houzz: Island Life and Love in the Bahamas
"open-air cottage homes on a private tropical island... rental cottage. The main home is inspired by the designs of legendary Florida architect... rental cottage: 600 square feet; 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom That's interesting: The Gales... rent this cottage, did I miss the info as to how to rent? I would really love to take... of the cottage. As the couple lived there, the cottage evolved: They added the bedroom... small cottages on the island. “Phoebe and I designed our cottage while sitting on..."
Guest Picks: Summer at the Seaside
"Coastal Cottages and Salty Sea Breezes... rented cottage by the sea in Nova Scotia. The days were spent exploring the beach... have a cottage on the ocean. You have captured the East Coast in every photo in your... to a cottage, and this playful little wooden crab sign would definitely be a fun... well with cottage style. A vintage wire basket like this one would look great storing... seaside cottage without taking up a lot of space. This would make a great hostess gift..."
Houzz Tour: Coastal Chic Family Getaway
"overhead light fixture from Circa Lighting.More: 20 Spectacular Beach Houses Browse... cabinetry and light countertops help maintain the fresh and airy feel in this open kitchen... Hardware light fixtures above the bar provide a splash of industrial bling. The turquoise... reading lights. A natural and white color palette continues on in the bathrooms, with..."
My Houzz: Budget-Minded Comfort for a 1940s Hollywood Bungalow
Plush furnishings, warm colors and a cottage garden give a first-time owner a house worth coming home to
"and a cottage garden give a first-time owner a house worth coming home to... adorable cottage...he did a great job! Love the house and LOVE Todd White. Wish I could... welcoming cottage! My favorite! & I love to see that his Lab painting is his prized... overgrown cottage garden. Oversize stone pavers cover the backyard. Pictured on the left... natural light to create an in-suite art studio. Paint: Polaris, Ralph Lauren The dining..."
20 of the Coziest Bedrooms on Houzz
"little cottage country in me:) Becky, I always love your ideabooks. So thoughtfully... great cozy cottage. So cozy. I always enjoy your articles and the wide range of taste/style... of this cottage Nestling a full-size bed into a corner always creates a feeling of... are cozy cottage touches. A curtained-off nook carved out of rich wood is likely a favorite... shelves and light fixtures. Ceilings play a big part in bedroom coziness. In this case..."
So You Bought a Cave: 7 Ways to Open Your Home to Light
"natural light your house does have — and learn to appreciate some shadows, too... lack of light. From the day we took possession of our home until it burned down, we... absorb light and light colors reflect light. Dark floors (or walls or ceilings) will... add any light except those accent lights on the mantel and hearth. Please excuse the... right lighting fixtures will light up every space. Well, for me, curtains draped..."
House Hunting? Look Carefully at the Light
"build cottage. It has lots of light coming in, giving us good light and a fantastic... placed lighting fixtures, and keep the window coverings light, airy, and light filtering... flick on a light switch in the summer. Pure magic! Not only check for light but angle... block our light. We not only have excellent light from the south, it comes from at least... even more light. Light, space and character, those are the requirements for me. Anything..."