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AIASF Marin Home Tour: The Radius House
On Trend: 'Weightless' Elements Figure Heavily in Furniture
Lightness of being has never been so bearable as with these intriguing international chairs, tables and other furnishings
New Classics: The Metropolitan Chair
Swanky and sophisticated, this swivel chair looks great from every angle and in a wide variety of room styles
Get Hooked on Bentwood Chairs
Curvy, well-crafted bentwood chairs are a timeless and elegant furniture choice for homes of all styles
Kitchen of the Week: Wood-Loving Luxuriousness in Vancouver
Live edges and organic shapes feature prominently in this spacious, highly customized Canadian kitchen
"large curving island that echoes the waves of the ocean outside shapes the style... kitchen. The curving island is glorious, if space isn't a concern. I appreciate the look... special curved seat cushions made for it, than standard rectangular ones?! beautiful... Gorgeous curves of lumber! Is that really Ikea ÄDEL cabinetry I spy? It's just so... Love the curving live edge bar counter. What's the granite - charcoal-brushed? Rather..."
Cylinders — More Than Architects’ Pipe Dreams
"occasional curve. But what about cylinders? Hearing of that form in regard to buildings... use of curves and cylinders to be quite fascinating. This is a particularly good... 3 foot curved cementitious tiles. http://houzz.com/photos/6156874 Our cylinder is... compliment the curve of the waterfall. The house also has a cylinder-type wall of glass blocks... use the curve more!! Great article, wonderful choice of illustrations. I simply love..."
12 Ways to Get a Luxe Bathroom Look for Less
Your budget bathroom can have a high-end feel with these tricks for choosing tile, stone, furniture and more
"that a curved shower rod keeps the liner well away from me and increases the sense... curtain on a curved rod for me. The shower in our new master bath is stone and we opted... for a curved, chrome shower curtain rod with a nylon liner and a great white curtain... curtains on curved rods are excellent options to expensive glass. Be sure to order "hotel"... the $$$. Curved shower rods are the bomb when you want to enlarge the area for a tub/shower..."
Create Garden Mystery With a Zigzag Path
The Upstairs-Downstairs Connection: Picking the Right Stair Treatment
Carpeting, runner or bare wood? Check out these ideas for matching your staircase floor treatment to upstairs and downstairs flooring
"steep and curved. Also, no one uses tacks to hold a runner in place - they think it's... stairs curve somewhat and become rounded. (forgive the temporary cardboard & tape... with the curved staircase and irregular shape. You can use any pattern but I would... search of curved stair runners will give you some ideas of different looks and help you... lovely open curve! Maybe a custom runner, cut to widen with the stairs? Although more..."
My Houzz: Enchanting Nature-Inspired Home in Ojai
Organic shapes, art nouveau and all things nature influence an architect while designing his family's home on a spacious plot in California
"drastic curves and art nouveau–inspired designs, took the opportunity to build a family... The curves of the windows, the ceilings and the fence posts are dreamy. Thank... bedroom's soft curves, warm tones and plush window bed provide a sense of meltworthy relaxation... With its curved ceiling and window, the charming Craftsman-style master bathroom shows... large curved windows, is a beautiful representation of art nouveau style, one of..."
Design Details: Scrolls and Curlicues
"add a curve or two (or three). Consider adding a few scroll details. In design "scroll"... loves curved lines. Nice post! Excellent!...Please send me more photos.... a few curves to your space. Give a swirl a whirl.More:How About a Wavy Helix for... theme of curves is carried throughout this room. The architecture gives us arched windows... arms are curved, the chandelier is a series of swoops, and thus, the demure table with..."
Demilune Tables Bring On Full Elegance
Shaped like a half-moon, these pieces strike a refined, fitting pose in slim entryway, bedroom or living room areas
"their curves make more efficient use of square footage than a rectangular or oval... in the curve and use each end with legs for a matching set. You just have to secure... exaggerated curves and delicate carving on this Chinese-style piece lend exotic flair and... their curves beautifully accent the rounded notes in the room, from the headboard..."
14 Settees and Lounges That Work Magic in Small Spaces
More than just furniture, these upholstered seats are objects of decoration and design dilemma solvers
Travel Guide: San Francisco for Design Lovers
Visionary architecture, great museums, amazing food and shops — you don't have to leave your heart here to take inspiration home