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Roots of Style: French Eclectic Design Continues to Charm
Hip roofs, towers, quoins ... if your house includes architectural elements like these, you might trace its design lineage to France
"trace its design lineage to France... of this style. Symmetrical designs, the first, developed out of Renaissance fashions... chateauesque styles also provoked the appetite for French architecture in the following... local styles in regions such as Normandy and Brittany. Most interestingly, medieval... in this style is a prominent, and often steep, hip roof.... French style except those with the Gothic-style round turrets--don't like Gothic!--nor..."
Roots of Style: Colonial Monterey Sets the Stage for Unique Design
French, Spanish and English features mix in enigmatic Monterey-style architecture. Here's how to recognize this type of home
"Monterey-style architecture. Here's how to recognize this type of home... Monterey style are broad. It was at this point that a subtype of the style called Creole... Monterey style, also referred to as Monterey colonial. The most familiar variety of... of the style go back to Spanish colonial California when Monterey was the capital... g and style-conscious American culture. Modern architecture barely peaked through..."
Design 2011: Layers of Global Style
"mentioned this style back at the beginning of 2010, but this coming year it'll be back — with... African-style fabric. Paired with a Moroccan side table, it makes a statement. Start... mix of styles (Hollywood Regency for the headboard, Mid-Century Modern for the bench)... Chinese-style ginger jars lining the mantle. Drape a Persian suzani on the bed or hang..."
Shingle Style: Warm Home Design for Seaside to Suburb
"Revival style came into vogue. It wasn't until the 1980s that the style came back... Shingle style developed in New England in the mid to late 1800s in reaction to the... revival styles. Simple forms and a minimum of ornamentation made the Shingle style... "modern" style, suitable for the new suburban home as well as seaside "cottages." The... Shingle style's most telling feature was that it treated the house as one large volume..."
Home Styles: New Traditional Design
"traditional design and those who like contemporary design sometimes seem like they're standing... merging of styles has been dubbed "transitional," but I think that word is weak and n... in this style. There are combinations of design in it that are unexpected, and that's... html This style fits me perfectly, and I agree that "transitional" doesn't quite conjure... for your style, your articles, and your endearing way of being just like your audience..."
Kitchen Design: Bringing Restaurant Style Home
"me as a designer—it's the atmosphere, energy and conviviality of restaurants that I... interior design is based on—that attempt to create a mood or feeling in a room? Here... restaurant style and energy to your kitchen:... picture to design dilemmas and I'll see if i can make a suggestion. We have a bar pot... discussion. Designing a kitchen as if it were a restaurant is a great way for clients to... commercial style appliances on residential design. Don't forget tile to the ceiling and..."
Style and Nature Come Together in a Slovenian Landscape Design
Natural plantings and local materials create a memorable outdoor experience in picturesque Kranjska Gora
"modern design, the landscape they have designed strikes a balance — and feels very... setting that designers Tina Demšar Vreš and Gregor Vreš have crafted a truly memorable outdoor... talented designers. Hope to visit this place one day, soon. This is a beautiful part... to the designers. Wow. Gorgeous. I wonder what snowfall is like, and the roads in... international designs - it is enlightening and nourishment for creative solutions. And how..."
True Grit: Classic, Old-West Style Design
"Design Eye on the Oscars: How to Bring a Little True Grit Home... Old-West style is likely to see a resurgence. From aesthetic to function, here's a... master the style — with or without cowboy boots and horses.... western design and would love to see more of it. I'll bet Mr. Frumpy would enjoy being... with the style — applied in a contemporary way. Since design is all about turning tradition... out of style. Western style can also be elegant. This sophisticated sitting space..."
Style In Stereo: Fine Design for Your Media Center
"fit your style and your WANT list to a T. I got my parents hand me down teak furniture... not my style! I would part with it for you! I wish my husband would agree to something... every style. More:See How TVs Are Passing the Designer TestDesign Dilemma: Where... rejected styles of vintage stereo cabinets. If your floor plan allows for it, working... similarly designed cabinet shows how it seems to float on thin metal legs. If you are..."
Designing a Home...Mary Engelbreit Style, Your Cure for a Dreary Day
"Englebreit style. When you look up whimsy in the dictionary…it says, “See Mary Engelbreit... Mary’s style are happy rooms…rooms that could turn the world’s biggest pessimist into... in ME style and not leave with a sunnier disposition. Her rooms envelop you in happiness... of her style. Becky...enjoy! Hyacinth...I do love her books! :) Adorable post and... her ME style that attracted me to Daisy Cottage. A well done and different approach..."
Design 2012: General-Store Style Goes Mainstream
"general-store style. My question for 2012: if this general store style becomes so common... for a style balanced between old and new. You can find accessories with that g... general-store style in mainstream catalogs like Pottery Barn. There are small indie collections... "General-store style". I have lots of these vintage accessory pieces from my Gram's attic... Vintage-style phones other sought-after finds that capture general-store style. I find..."
Define Design: Modern Northwest Style
"Northwest style is a simple one: clean-lines, light, natural materials, and neutral tones... traditional styles, there is a growing movement to incorporate more contemporary stylings... high design. Working off a core tenant of Northwest style, this formal dining room... Northwest Style: Staying Cozy Outside Define Design: California Casual-Chic... treasure styles from eras past. What I can appreciate is the willingness to incorporate..."
Sitting in Style: The Key to Successful Dining Room Design
"chair design to be successful it needs to be both beautiful and functional, meaning... e and designed with the human form in mind? Number two: Is it sturdy, will it hold... Ballard Design. The cane seat and back are more comfortable than standard folding chairs... even what style I would use to describe it as I conduct my search. Thank you I have... points for style, 6 out of 10 for function: The table apron/twig detail looks a little..."
Houzz Tour: A Base Camp Designed for Adventure, Durability and Style
Rugged materials join refined good looks and clever details in a Washington family’s all-year getaway
"re to design a base camp for year-round adventure on land at the edge of a meadow... rugged design that is responsive to the environment and low on maintenance, letting... up in design trends, fads, and the guiding obsession to create "great design," but... design rather than a trendy design. Trends will go in and out of fashion, but our... of the design. Without thorough consideration and application, a design, both ar..."
Design Dilemma: How Do I Get a 5th Avenue Style?
"we're design twins separated at birth; we like the same exact things — let's be Interweb... tropical design is Martinique wallpaper: timeless, graphic and made famous by The Beverly... talented designer, Garrison Hullinger of Garrison Hullinger Interior Design. We're... avenue style!!!!!superbly matched the readers requirement!!! I love that this 5th... avenue style is more up to date. You know, like Serena and Blair's college apartment..."