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Mustard Yellow Offers a Fresh Taste for Rooms
New shades and tones have sown the seeds of a mustard-yellow revival, and rooms everywhere are reaping the benefit
"but the browns in mustard make it a little easier to approach. Need proof? Just look... Spicy Brown -- and everything in between. Sometimes that bright pop of good ol' French's... tile with brown tile trim. Any ideas for a wall color? It currently has a hideous gold... pant the brown trim tile with an epoxy paint in a glossy white. After you are done... plantation shutters, are white. Always get lots of compliments - and after 5 years, still..."
Great Design Plant: Retreat to the Shade of Hardy Catalpa
Big foliage and a towering height provide a shady respite in summer, but that's not all hardy catalpa offers dedicated gardeners
"it: Long brown pods cling to the branches and look like multiple exclamation points... turn brown and gummy. They are a nuisance, and must be swept up...but that is nothing... But dark little pellets (which we have determined must be worm poop) rain down... they turn brown and stick to the porch steps, sidewalks, etc. Branches do seem to break... ripen to dark brown and persist through winter. No fall foliage color.When to plant:..."
Modern Materials: Copper, Architecture's Natural Beauty
The rich patina is just the beginning — copper for home exteriors is strong, shapable and highly recyclable
"orange to brown to green over about 10 years. Used most often for roofs, siding and details... turning dark brown (think of the Seagram Building in NYC), it sounds like your roof... darkish brown. How do I get it to develop the green patina??3 I love the look of copper... green/brown stain that is extremely difficult to get off. @ DesignAlternatives..... but the dark shingles immediately adjacent to the copper take care of it. This residence..."
Cowhide in Decorating a Home
"A rich brown and white cowhide rug in front of a fireplace sends one message; a modern... how a brown and white cowhide rug can be a really rich addition to a totally lush... done in browns and golds so that you notice the colors of the rug more than any type... s.com/dark-brown-chevron-mosaic-rug.html) and brindle pillows (http://www.cowhidesrugs..."
How to Get That Earthy-Chic Look
Fear not being labeled a hippie. This earthy style celebrates natural beauty in a most sophisticated and modern way
"grays, browns and tans, all of them light and reflective. 4. Clean lines and no clutter... grays, browns & tans! I think that pastels can also channel the colors of nature!... heavy and dark. These rooms show that doesn't have to be the case. I especially love... driftwood/brown tone laminate, ivory cream/gray/beige granite, stonework, green inset..."
10 Stylish Bedrooms With a Decidedly Masculine Vibe
Cut the fluff and get right to the point with crisper edges, toned-down colors and a whole lot less stuff
"black, brown and blue. Straight lines and hard edges read as masculine, as does an... tried dark colours - black to be specific. Then it became glamourous and feminine... to mean dark. A combination of whites and tans keeps it bright but without any unnecessary... it's not dark. In fact, it's filled with light. Doesn't the sculpture above the bed..."
10 Reasons to Love Pink and Gray Again
Houzz Interview: Wendy's Shabby Nest
Garden Musts for April
There's plenty to do in your garden this month without mucking around in the mud. Think seeds and let the rain do its work
Houzz Tour: Casual Glam Home for a Family of 8
Chic, comfortable and effortlessly adaptable, this traditional Atlanta home serves up style and practicality for a couple and their 6 kids
My Houzz: Island Life and Love in the Bahamas
Color Feast: When to Use Gray in the Dining Room
"Medium to dark grays are especially unexpected in a dining room. They have an air of... - mid brown with lots of black streaks. I am planning a dark blue wall behind the... grayish, brown hue for all the walls of my new home. don't want to brown, pink or green... The dark grays were nice but they were also professionally photographed and I suspect... lighter, brown gray is throughout the rest of the downstairs, the stairwell and upstairs..."
Giving Thanks To Fall Hues
"ranges of browns, golds, oranges and the like exhibit the world that is calming, quieting... flooring, the dark wall hanging, and details like the dark geometric throw. More lighter... nature: browns, golds, greens, grays, reds, oranges. Orange takes on a fun flair in... with dark window framing, balance the white in this room. This room provides another... white and brown. The room would be quite pleasant without the unique wall detail, but..."
Cool-Season Vegetables: How to Grow Potatoes
This ever-popular tuber is a stalwart in spring and fall gardens and a staple in kitchens everywhere
"tan, brown and blue. They’re very hands-on in a fun way, especially for kids, as... turned brown, water one last time. After a week to 10 days, cut away the vines. Harvest:... them in a dark, humid spot that stays at a temperature of 50 to 60 degrees Fahrenheit... rest in a dark, dry location that is well ventilated...."
Houzz Tour: Modern Bucktown Beauty
"shades of brown into the space, and abided by the desire of homeowners Al and Anna G... charcoal brown to serve as an anchor and pull the home's warm tones together. The seating... room. Dark hardwood floors flow throughout the entire house. The choice of floor... wanted a dark wood floor. He won, and as much as I hate to admit it, now that I look..."