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Guest Picks: 20 Gray and White Bedroom Finds for Both Sexes
Rest assured that these soft shades will create a relaxing feel, while textures and patterns ensure a bedroom that's no snoozefest
"these soft shades will create a relaxing feel, while textures and patterns ensure a bedroom... will go with other color pops in there. We're flooded with sunshine most of the time... beautifully with deep blues and golds. These additional two accent colours can also make... to work with. I'm a designer and specialize in nurseries and children's rooms. I... cozy.....with a little color here and there. Not sure that I'm into the all grey looks..."
Dreaming in Color: 8 Gorgeous Gray Bedrooms
"With this versatile hue, you can go dark and bold or slip into something more soothing... neutral with just about any other color. Cool grays look fantastic combined with warm... the many shades of gray for bedrooms. I love gray for its versatility. You can go light... along with suggestions for pulling together your own gray-hued room.... least 5000 shades of gray :) . And there is not one shade of grey that gives me that smile..."
New Classics: Caviar Lighting
Posh without being pretentious, these artistic (and considerate) glass globe pendants mix a strong structure with a rounded form
"Not so with these; inside the globes, perforated metal shades encase the bulbs and... These shades also add a strong structural element to the fixtures. The series includes... bouquet-shaped chandelier composed of 18 bulbs. Here's how these fixtures are dangling overhead... pendants with each row on its own dimmer. The dining, living, and kitchen are one very... nine-globe chandelier is the most sculptural of the options. While it's large, the clear..."
14 Tips for Decorating an Attic — Awkward Spots and All
Turn design challenges into opportunities with our decorating ideas for attics with steep slopes, dim light and more
"opportunities with our decorating ideas for attics with steep slopes, dim light and more... shape with jig saw and padded then upholstered with linen look fabric (Calico Corners... a bed with a low headboard that would fit low on the only window in the room instead... the few with the low height we need, so it's turned out to be a keeper. I love the... spaces with those interesting sloped cielings. Those spaces are wonderful, a great..."
Powder Rooms That Really Perform
"at ease with a comfortable half bath with all the right amenities... comfortably with everything they need readily at hand. Check out these great examples and... They go with the bathtubs with straight vertical sides. Theoretical; not humanly c... all out with designs that would be unpractical for a family bath. Dark colors, metallics... metallics, chandeliers, expensive wallpapers and high end tile (that would be prohibitively..."
Guest Picks: Live a French Romance in the Bedroom
Luxuriate in a room made for relaxing French-style, with elegant bedding, charming accessories and furniture with romantic appeal
"French-style, with elegant bedding, charming accessories and furniture with romantic appeal... filled with charming French antiques and a luscious bed. I was in heaven, and yet... come. With a dramatic flourish, the owner leaned out the window as he opened the... below, with the postcard town of Bonnieux nestled in the distance hills. That room... starting with window treatments (I don't want to move in until I have some privacy)..."
My Houzz: Sentimental Favorites Warm Up a Vancouver Home
Keepsake furniture mixes with contemporary decor in a transitional-style home for a Canadian family with a baby
"mixes with contemporary decor in a transitional-style home for a Canadian family... achieved this with paint and fabric in shades of tan, white and soft pink; heirloom pieces... updated with a graphic patterned fabric, provides a retreat for family dog Friday... Combined with black and white floor tiles and crisp white tile wainscoting, it gives... restaurant.Chandelier: Restoration Hardware The couple's transitional style marries t..."
Have Your Open Kitchen and Close It Off Too
Get the best of both worlds with a kitchen that can hide or be in plain sight, thanks to doors, curtains and savvy design
"worlds with a kitchen that can hide or be in plain sight, thanks to doors, curtains... living with open kitchens, I realize there are many detractors among us. There are... apartment with a small kitchen. By installing the kitchen with a glass swing door, it... filled with natural light and with great venting I love it open. However, I have... came up with the idea to do the motorized shade when I saw in the newspaper Hunter..."
Guest Picks: Bathroom Remodel Items Worth the Plunge
"bathroom with these sinks, tubs, lighting fixtures and accessories... house with a bathroom redone to the price of $100,000 - Swarovski crystal chandelier... sconce with the fabric shade I question. How do you clean that? I want to be able... together with a hand-painted basin with a co-ordinated jug plus a chamber pot. (No... inches deep with a completely flt surface? How do you keep from splashing water everywhere..."
Color Feast: When to Use Yellow in the Dining Room
Make mealtimes a cheery affair with swaths of this sunshiny hue on your dining room walls, furniture or ceiling
"affair with swaths of this sunshiny hue on your dining room walls, furniture or ceiling... converse with those you care about most.... contrasting with snow covered pines - absolutely love it. The photo with the stone floors... paired with colors that will balance it. If it is neon bright it is best with a calmer... will work with whatever yellow you feel most comfortable with. By using the color themes... an iron/crystal chandelier. Now to afford those finishing touches. :) We painted our..."
How to Mix Metal Finishes in the Kitchen
Leave matchy-matchy to the catalogs and let your kitchen's personality shine with a mix of metals for hardware and fixtures
"shine with a mix of metals for hardware and fixtures... heartsick with a design dilemma. She's redoing her kitchen and has fallen in love with... appliances and crystal knobs with satin nickel accents. I figure the same design premise holds... pendent with sort of an antique gold patina on the downrod hardware with a beautiful... height with granite, so I can't wrap a bar with copper :( I have never been the matchy..."
Designer's Touch: The Kitchen
"look with these 10 tips from an interior design expert... nightmare of a chandelier with a simple glass pendant with a mix of colors and patterns.... Kitchen 3 a chandelier is a cleaning nightmare, every single crystal must be removed and... apartment with low ceilings. Any ideas? LOVE my friend Marlene Wangenheim's beautiful... my time with friends and family rather than cleaning. Kitchen 4 has the upper glass... to chat with someone through the opening. A better solution would be to close off the..."
Master the Metallic Mix of Gold and Silver
More than just hardware is gleamworthy in a home. Marrying metallics with walls, ceilings, furniture and accessories makes your rooms glow
"metallics with walls, ceilings, furniture and accessories makes your rooms glow... texture. With the right balance of the two, your home can feel both elegant and eclectic... silver/chrome crystal chandelier in my dining room and gold frame mirror and paintings? Anything... going big with one color and settling for accents with the other. This pair of Japanese... Be bold with your contrasts. Complete a silver vanity counter in the bathroom with..."
My Houzz: Elegant, Resort-Style Home in Texas
An ocean-inspired color palette helps turn a four-bedroom San Antonio house into a dreamy home with the feel of a boutique hotel
"dreamy home with the feel of a boutique hotel... moved in with our baby and some clothes," says Reema. Starting with a completely blank... remote lot with an ocean view, you would get Naveen and Reema Shroff's San Antonio, Texas... hotel with a cool, inviting lobby and relaxing yet sexy bedrooms." Hultgren came... came up with an ocean-inspired color palette, focusing on blue, turquoise, coral and... replace them with chandeliers. It always add a touch of elegance to any room and sometimes..."
So Your Style Is: Traditional
Smitten with classic home design? Use this primer to bring the best of the traditional look to your house
"itten with classic home design? Use this primer to bring the best of the traditional... to live with. What's more appealing than that? You'll love it if... Chaos makes you... board with the look! I am a romantic eclectic with a traditional foundation! Love... works with this look. Personally, I'd go with stain if you're also doing a stained-wood... traditional with a twist. I have very traditional wing back chairs and sofa; but with..."