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AIASF Marin Home Tour: The Radius House
"A long curved retaining wall is the result of the most efficient structure to resist... 2) The curved metal thresholds with pivot hinged doors. They allow the doors to function... of the curved wood wall. 3) A hidden sliding wall panel detailed at the edge to fit..."
Eyebrow Dormer
"from soft curves to tall half-rounds, the wavelike framing and roofing of an eyebrow... bars. The curve is an attractive addition to what would be an average rectilinear roof... undulating curves. This soft, curving eyebrow dormer requires a custom sash, which is..."
On Trend: 'Weightless' Elements Figure Heavily in Furniture
"lines and curves for inspiration. Whether with the thinnest of spokes or the more direct... direct curves of a cloud, each item takes contemporary flair in a light and airy direction... soft curves with none of the weight or thickness. The fine lines give it a delicacy..."
New Classics: The Metropolitan Chair
"yet its curves and swiveling ability tap into nostalgia for midcentury modern style... float. Its curved form puts all the parts (armrests, seat, back) in harmony; it has the... simple curves. This means you don't have to put this baby in a corner or up against..."
Get Hooked on Bentwood Chairs
"the more curves and twists an antique piece has, the more valuable it may be.) Traditionally... graceful curves, a bentwood chair is an elegant addition to any interior. Here are 11..."
Kitchen of the Week: Wood-Loving Luxuriousness in Vancouver
"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
"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
"point B. Curved and serpentine paths create a sense of peacefulness, causing people... sweeping curves - but the first photo of the article blew me away! I will definitely... sweeping curves to mix it up recently. I do think the site often lends itself to one..."
The Upstairs-Downstairs Connection: Picking the Right Stair Treatment
"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
"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
"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
"gently curving back. And while a lounge or love seat can be plushly upholstered, a... envisioned a curved back or open back to go where the chair is in the photo. Because there... than its curved and carved counterpart. The superfeminine, ultraplush version of the..."
Travel Guide: San Francisco for Design Lovers
"down the curves of Lombard Street or up the slope into Fort Mason, or hiking to the... steep the curve of that trend is. God I love that city. Need to plan another trip soon..."
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