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Roller Shades Raise the Curtain on Style
"Roman shades. Traditional white roller shades have been the humbler, less flashy... roller shade has perhaps received second billing to window coverings such as draperies... crop of shades is changing perceptions of the window treatment. These models are equipped... made into shades? Roller shades can be made into the "slumber" style of shades for a... IKEA 100% cotton shades. Not only can we modify the length and width of the shades, we..."
How to Choose the Right Window Shades
Should you roll with rollers or do as the Romans do? This mini guide to choosing window shades can help
"aluminum, shades are made of soft materials, like linen, cotton, silk and every imaginable... say that shades are the warm, fuzzy version of blinds. Whereas blinds are made of hard... whereas shades are constructed in a continuous roll, and the only adjustment for light... options of shades available to you.... roman shades or grass weave shades, especially CONRAND shades, either by themselves or... then "shades" and then pleated shades Laura Ashley Cellular Shades are available..."
Woven Wood Shades Tie Rooms Together
Contrasting sharp modern edges or complementing a contemporary look, these window shades are a lovely finishing touch for any room
"window shades are a lovely finishing touch for any room... these shades are delicately woven together using strips of cotton twine. The variety... Woven wood shades provide a moderate amount of light diffusion while still offering privacy... pleated shade? Is it price? The current trend? Pleated shades come in all colors... Pleated shades look classier to me. myrns, A pleated shade ( a cellular..."
50 Shades of Gray
Gray is hotter than ever, thanks to a hit novel full of risks and dark secrets. Tell us: Which paint shade possesses you?
"Fifty Shades of Grey is flying off bookstore shelves, shades of gray paint are rocking... favorite shade of gray paint? Please tell us the paint name, number and manufacturer... Fifty shades of grey -vs- White Powder to White Collar My whole house is shades of... have 7 shades of gray in our house (not including 2 taupes). I have BM Gray Owl in... Fifty Shades of Grey is an erotic novel. It has taken off like a rocket and is..."
Modern Awnings: Sails Shade the Home
"window. By shading the window during the hot summer months when the sun is highest in... awnings and shade sails in design... EGO. Shade is good and pretty too. Love the way they did the multiple awnings on... excellent shading and privacy on a treeless urban setting. The last one is beautiful... these shades. Do they fade rapidly after one or two seasons? Does the sun deteriorate... Do the shades have to be taken down if it rains? How do you clean them? How do you..."
Easy Green: Natural Fabrics Refine Rooms
From everyday organic cottons to luxurious silks, natural fibers add a feel-good factor to the home in more ways than one
"organic cottons to luxurious silks, natural fibers add a feel-good factor to the home... crisp cotton and nubby linen to hemp, wool and silk — into your home.... linen or cotton, are a grounding choice for any living room scheme. The soft neutral... white cotton slipcovers can be unexpectedly kid and pet friendly — just throw them... organic cotton sheets, blankets and quilts. Or try linen sheets. They aren't cheap..."
Great Design Plant: Discover Queen of the Prairie's Sweet Aroma
If you like the look of cotton candy and the smell of roses and want an easy perennial, you're in luck with this plant
15 Rooms to Tickle You Pink
Beautifully blushing or sizzling in hot shades, these rooms show that pink can take on sophistication without losing the enchantment
"in hot shades, these rooms show that pink can take on sophistication without losing... sophisticated shades of blush, cotton candy and hot pink. See how designers are using this... petite shades on sconces. This fun closet has a pink vine pattern on the wall-to-wall... This is a shade of pink I call blush. It is so subtle that other details, such as the... the soft shade of pink on the walls complements the stain-grade moldings. Pink is the..."
Nature’s Color Wisdom: Lessons on Pink From the Great Outdoors
Leave your assumptions about pink at the princess playhouse door. Head outside instead for shades from shocking to subtle
"instead for shades from shocking to subtle... rap — cotton candy and princess ponies, anyone? — but there’s so much to the color... right shades and applications. Love the fuchsia but also the touch of pale pink... with a shade close to raspberry and then ragged over the entire wall with white.... glorious shades except bubble gum and Pepto Bismol pink. It’s a happy color that brings... window shade is a very pale pink that looks more cream when light comes through...."
Houzz Products: Pretty in Pastels
"linen-cotton pillow comes with a feather down insert — it’s a complete, cushy package... dusty shade of pastel blue. Imagine the glow in your home from this rustic modern... Pastel shades of peach, green, blue, yellow and pink make up the glass tiles surrounding... This cotton pillow adds a burst of spring color to your living space — and its... 16-inch cotton pillow cover (insert not included) makes redecorating a more affordable..."
Treatments for Large or Oddly Shaped Windows
Get the sun filtering and privacy you need even with those awkward windows, using panels, shutters, shades and more
"cellular shades or shutters. Cellular shades will open until the point where the window... roman shades etc but roman shades have a better balance with the open top window... in your shades! @psf513 Triangle windows can be covered with cellular shades or shutters... drapery or shade track on the ceiling if you want to cover all of the glass. The sliding... white cotton drapes and the two windows on the adjacent walls have wooden blinds..."
Get a Soft Spot for Sea-Glass Green
Soften a room's look by washing its walls in this delightfully airy shade, no sand in your shoes required
"airy shade, no sand in your shoes required... of this shade of blue confuses hornets and wasps and such into thinking its sky not... perfect shade of sea glass blue/green with a touch of gray. I love it! Thank you for... different shades of this magical color. I love it, my husband loves it and everyone who... Blue with Cotton Balls trim, and after five years I'm still in love with it! Hi, Wondering..."
Guest Picks: Cozy Neutrals for Autumn
Welcome Yellow Around Your Home for an Instant Lift
"side with shades of yellow from buttery and soft to dynamic and bright... and a shade of ochre can act as the perfect accent wall choice. This color is perfect... paler shade yellow than had been previously used. I love yellow. It looks fabulous... in that shade for our house!) I have yellow in my kitchen and bath. Both are more... other shades of color. Here is a fireplace done by Chicago Mosaics that uses yellow..."
Guest Picks: Coral Kitchen Accessories
"pink-orange shade isn't just for beachy spaces — use it to perk up a tabletop or pantry... coral shade that I love so much. And linen makes your dining room instantly feel... neutral shade of coral, make me want to curl up in a comfy chair and watch the sun... woven cotton napkins will brighten the room.Next: How to Choose the Right Coral Paint..."