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Chinese Fretwork in Design
"Play With Geometric Cutwork for Layers of Pattern and Character... work. With an oriental influence, it is often seen as a decorative element in Chippendale... Used in the right amount, this design element can add a layer of global character... the day bed comes from a store in Hawaii called Fischake. We had the bed custom lacquered... out fun in spite of that challenge! Wonderful adaptation of fretwork patterning in..."
4 Good Ways to Get Rid of Mosquitos in Your Yard
Stay safe from West Nile virus and put an end to irksome itches with these tools and methods for a porch, patio or yard
"itches with these tools and methods for a porch, patio or yard... virus in the United States, and according to the Centers for Disease Control and... tools in every price range can help you get rid of these pests. Make sure you can... the next with these effective solutions.... absorbed in the first droplet of moisture in the air - which is instantaneously in Houston... mentioned in the comment, are really happy with it and would be miserable in the summertime..."
My Houzz: Comfortable Country Style in Cincinnati
Warm colors, extra rooms and plush furniture make a couple's farmhouse-style home worth sharing with guests
"new home in Ohio. "The process for us involved figuring out who we were going to be... together in this new house, what would our new everyday lives together be about," says... sharing with others as it is made for the owners themselves. Houzz at a Glance Who... Wow What in inspiration you are for me! We live in NE ohio with 5 acres and but up... pride in his or her own creations - in this case the homeowner can sew and made..."
Interview with Food Blogger, Andrea Meyers
"Love the built-ins in your dining room & what a fabulous home! Terrific! Sindy (mc3073@aol... like the built-in in your dining room. Great idea for wine storage and pretty display... LOVE the built-ins... and the inspiration for creating an edible garden! Your fabulous... vegetables in our little garden. It must be a lot of fun for the kids too... "Entertain... . NOT in my kingdom...I'm way too tired (but this is inspiring!). Would love to win..."
Houzz Tour: Tiny Sun-Bathed Apartment in California
A photographer fills her first solo home, a rented apartment in Venice, with flea market finds and resourceful storage
"apartment in Venice, with flea market finds and resourceful storage... fell in love with was that it was mine," she says. The apartment may be a temporary... canals in Venice, California, the rental is McElwain's first place where she's living... (only a bed) as I'm in a similar situation... Currently looking for a place of my own... space with wonderful finds treated with importance. So true: everyone should live..."
My Houzz: Candy-Colored Collections Wow in Manhattan
Pez dispensers, cheerful toys and pop culture memorabilia make this apartment explode with personality
"bobbleheads — in her apartment, a one-bedroom in Manhattan’s East Village neighborhood.... museum in Candy Land.” For 20 years the photo archivist, interior decorator and color... tables in my living room along with a rug for a pop of color in my very nuetral space... moved in i spent too much time in the morning raising all the shades in the living... :) I'm with pillblast.....a little too much for me to live with on a daily basis,..."
Classic Decor Gets Its Due — in a Giftworthy Book
Entertainment and education mingle in this design reference, brimming with anecdotes, history and design lessons for today
"mingle in this design reference, brimming with anecdotes, history and design lessons... the chic in her latest book, In With the Old: Classic Decor From A to Z.... previous home built in 1926. The brown curtains were in the home when I purchased it. Nothing... still be in the dress at dress rehearsal for "Went With the Wind" - it was a live surprise... octopus in my guest bath :) Is there anything in particular you're looking for? It..."
Unwind in a Boutique-Hotel Lounge — on Your Patio
Bring vacation-style comfort to your patio with cushy all-weather furnishings and accessories worthy of a posh getaway
"patio with cushy all-weather furnishings and accessories worthy of a posh getaway... our time in the backyard with friends and family, enjoying daylight and warmth well... interior's — with comfortable seating, ample lighting and accessories to tie the whole thing... lush trip with cushy furniture, lots of plants, quirky decor and wind chimes. In spring... work is custom so if you have something in mind we can collaborate! Our standard item..."
Houzz Tour: Touches of Frank Lloyd Wright in Colorado
From painstakingly crafted trimwork to the 300-pound oak door, the details in this Boulder home pay homage to the Prairie master
"details in this Boulder home pay homage to the Prairie master... fell in love with his work. So when it came time to design her own house, she knew... appraiser in Boulder, Colorado, Laurie Carlton-Marez saw a lot of homes. But the Pra... ones, with their hipped roofs, horizontal lines and broad overhangs, always stood... openness, the integrated furniture, the window style, trim and stained glass, the use of... forward in time. Also it reads: "--Carlton-Marez fell in love with his work. So when..."
See Your Name in Lights
"your name in lights, this is your time. The desire for marquee letters (large letters... shown in 'fun', 'k', and 'love'. (At Lusso in St Louis). They are rusted metal on... this? Custom or stock I do it all. This is my brother in-laws Etsy store. He can... these custom marquee lights in Boise Idaho and have great fonts to choose from.... husband built the letter "T" for our daughters wedding. It's her new initial! Thinking..."
My Houzz: Airiness and Intrigue in a Brooklyn Brownstone
The Dia de los Muertos figurines in the ornate fireplace are a dead giveaway: A free spirit with a creative bent lives here
"figurines in the ornate fireplace are a dead giveaway: A free spirit with a creative... home in Brooklyn, New York, it feels as though you have stepped into another era... nothing in this house has been purchased new, which only serves to add to its charm... storage in the bedroom. That would drive me insane, lying in bed looking at all that... curtain tied in a knot. I always think it looks too scruffy. I'm in love!!! Inspiring,..."
Instant Fix: Refresh Your Furniture With Some Punchy Paint
"new life with a bold color, pattern or idyllic scene... furniture with the application of paint and color. More: Sit Pretty With Mismatched... I am in love with my "new" furniture! :) Would like to paint a bedroom set - whats... room? His bed is white x blk ikea bed... Thanks for your help! Painted furniture... my room in your ideabook! The sink console was actually lacquered rather than painted... the one with the painted landscape. thanks! 25 years ago I went to night school to..."
Small Wonders: Get More of Everything With a Bay Window
Bump out a room to increase light, views and square footage — we give you details and costs for the five bay window types
"a bay with a window seat, a bay window can add depth and dimension and light to a... dining room with the bench built in to the circle bay window is stunning! It conveys the... window seat with storage instead :) Moving in 2 weeks to a house with a kitchen bay window... a home built in an earlier era than our own. Thanks for this informative tour, Bud... foot ,with a murphy bed and kitchen included,i would love to bump out for a couch..."
My Houzz: Urban Cottage Style in a Woodsy Wonderland
With a detached guest suite, a pool amid natural rock and an abundance of towering trees, this California house is made in the shade
"With a detached guest suite, a pool amid natural rock and an abundance of towering... paneled in dark wood, it's now a modern cottage-style home with new outdoor amenities... which is in a woodsy area filled with equestrian trails. "Donny's really good for the... and the custom touches. What a beatiful outdoor setting too. Nice reno, good job.... work in progress by daughter Drew sits in front of the tree-lined backyard. Steps..."
My Houzz: Entertaining Possibilities in the Hamptons
From intimate dinner parties to large gatherings outdoors, this gracious home handles get-togethers with beachy elegance
"worked with builder Joe Farrell to design a breezy, beach-inspired home that contrasted... contrasted with the family’s sleek city apartment and placed a priority on entertaining... doing with a client.” Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Iris and Jay Dankner and... Even in the rooms with BROWN not BEIGE walls ( I am SO SICK OF BEIGE!!!) with blue... love the bed in the master bedroom, and the buffet that holds the china is just gorgeous..."