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Decorating With Antiques: The Magic of Ceramics
"a room with collected ceramics — used as intended or entirely reinvented... compared with silver match safes), come in a wide range of prices and, when used lovingly... I love decorating with blue and white ceramics and have them all over our house. They... mixed up with a 'chamber pot.' And while we're on the subject, that's a bourdalou,... or as decor in small groups. Some of these photos remind me of a nice idea an old..."
My Houzz: A Home Comes Alive With Day of the Dead Decor
Sugared skulls and bright paper flowers keep a Texas home's macabre decorating style on the lighter side
"macabre decorating style on the lighter side... Halloween decor. Melissa was introduced to Dia de los Muertos by her husband, Guillermo... combines the decor of both holidays in their cheerful, family-friendly home. "The culture... Philosophy for decorating their house with their child in mind. Children should be able to... the dead with an altar with all my pets that I have loved and lost. Halloween is a... holiday with creativity in home decorating. It carries a spooky identity connected..."
10 Ways to Decorate With Pumpkins Around the House
"about decorating with pumpkins — indoors. More: 36 Spooky and Stylish Halloween... equate fall with big, bountiful orange pumpkins, especially those flanking everyone’s front... Halloween decorations!!! How do you like my foyer?... Ways to Decorate With Autumn Leaves25 Favorite Halloween Decorations from the Fall... setting with a small pumpkin. Painting them gold instantly turns a pumpkin into an... coupled with a chic pile of books and vase on this coffee table. On the stairs. Groups..."
Swing for the Fences With Baseball Decor
Show major-league style with artwork, memorabilia and other baseball-theme elements that are fan-tastic
"style with artwork, memorabilia and other baseball-theme elements that are fan-tastic... bedroom with the swimming theme. Bubbles on the walls and bed linen. Not to be a baseball... quote painted on the wall really do not belong together. I am a a nursery designer... theme with lots of baseball inspired items. I made this unique All Star Chain Link... could grow with him, not too baby-ish, but not like a repository for all my husband's..."
Decorate with Yellow Stripes
"cheery with bold or mellow yellow stripes... tried painting stripes on the wall, but these look great! Some day....... mind that painting stripes in a bathroom is tricky with all the tilework and light fixtures... in well with the walls. If you paint stripes of darker yellow on lighter yellow, you... space, paint your stripes across all four walls and the door. It will make the door... fixtures to paint around. Be sure to use a level so that your stripes come out straight..."
Go a Little Nutty With Acorn Decorations for Fall
They're earthy, easy to find and free. Squirrel some acorns away for fall decorating and watch your home's seasonal spirit grow
"for fall decorating and watch your home's seasonal spirit grow... autumn-colored decorations. Pinecones, leaves and pumpkins have long been a part of Thanksgiving;... walnuts painted and decked out to look like strawberries before with my daughter. You... Love the painted acorns. These would make great Christmas tree ornaments and would be... do that with acorns, or just gild them to be extra-special acorns. @annerobin, it's..."
Decorating with Dress Forms
"combined with the musty smell of the attic takes you back to another place, another... years with only the occasional mouse to keep it company. No longer will it stand... to do with it. I love the bathroom idea... or even an entry way with an ourdoor... top and painted the green fabric with 4 coats of heirloom white. It didn't cover... would do with it. You have given me great ideas!! LOL! I have some vintage aprons that..."
Decorate With Intention: Picking Colors That Flatter
"In decorating, how do you decide which colors to use? Do you look to your favorite... pore over decorating websites and blogs? If you are anything like me, you may find that... heavy hand with make-up. Nice ideas. I only disagree with the dark chocolate idea for... changing my paint colors anytime soon. I do wish I had painted one of my rooms that gorgeous... persons with aforementioned skin/hair colors were superimposed on the selected photos..."
Decorate With Intention: Love Your Kids and Keep Your Style
Don't resign your home to kiddie characters and endless vinyl. New options let you design for high style and real life
"crusted with Play-Doh, keyboards get ruined by rampant juice drinking, and pretty soon... also add paint is important with kids, especially going up stairs where little hand... possible? With a 5,3 and 1 year old I heartily agree with Jan Moyer's comment that we... result from paint, and some great graphic and inexpensive wall decor! Particularly in a... all for decorating a house even with little kids! It can be done. Still looking for..."
Decorate With Intention: 5 Key Furniture Pieces
Prepare for your home of the future while decorating for the present by choosing classic and sturdy furniture as a foundation
"while decorating for the present by choosing classic and sturdy furniture as a foundation... loveseat with the original leather from my parents' house that I used to nap on when... fill in with inexpensive flea market finds. Paint them the same color for a cohesive... bored with them (you could paint your Windsor-style chairs bubble gum pink!), but... that posh decorator touch, give an antique dresser a coat of high-gloss paint for a glamorous..."
Decorating With Antiques: Tables to Elevate the Everyday
They may have common uses, but antique tables bring a most uncommon beauty to dining, game playing and more
"we live with. And what could be more everyday and basic than a table? Although the... They go with any decor and make great accent pieces or focal points. Beautiful and... paired with "reclaimed" chairs, painted and stencilled and reupholstered. My first... $10 and painted the pedestal white and added a wood top, perfect for the kitchen. Being... grew up with; where all the holiday and special meals were eaten and the table my daughter..."
Guest Picks: Help Your Home Blossom With Floral Decor
Sprinkle hints of spring around your rooms with fabrics, wall coverings and more that recall nature's charms
"rooms with fabrics, wall coverings and more that recall nature's charms... softened with rows of pink and white fluffy trees. I don't know about you, but I find... anyone decorate with fresh flowers regularly anymore? http://www.houzz.com/photo... Beautiful decorating. http://www.kadrium.ca/ These are great stems to add some floral... floral paintings, not just prints. :) for more 8"x10" florals under $50, see my etsy..."
Decorate With Vintage Suitcases
"Displays With a Use and a Story... Since this decorative idea hasn't hit the mainstream yet the antique dealers haven't snapped... other decor. I wish I could use them, but would have to bolt them together, then... along with the sheets, furniture, and white washed boards. Tip: When painting leather... acrylic paint. Besides painting the suitcase, another DIY idea is to prop it on legs... along with the collection of embroidery hoops, the mismatched nature seems intentional..."
Decorate With Intention: Keeping Tidy in Smaller Spaces
"patient with yourself, and know that it takes time to live with a space before you... dresser with granite top complete with hole cut-out for wires. After I painted it... seating with wide arms. Keep the walls and floors a uniform color unless you need to... could be painted--examples, built-in sconces and switch plates--the idea is to have... agree with yvonnecmartin's comment about only buying things if you know where you'll..."
Decorate with Dimension
"art work with murals, collections, texture, panels and light... material, decorating with dimension and texture makes a whole new design statement.... who can paint favorite travel schemes, landscape, and interesting vignettes for any... evening with friends and family. The walls in this bathroom are covered in a mural... considering decorative elements that move the eye around the room. This might some wall... filled with memorabilia from his love of sports. The color and texture in the medals..."