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On Trend: You'll Flip for These Double-Duty Furniture Designs
Multiply your options in a small space with chairs and art that become tables, a sofa that becomes a bed and more
"Sibille, Ivy Design and Designers at Large via their websites for ordering or distribution... need. For some it's through better organization; for others it's a smaller house... looking for a way to save some space? These chairs and tables, and a sofa, all work... they'll flip for you. Whether it flips inside out, sideways or upside down, or flaps back... these designs features an innovative element that allows it to be more than meets..."
11 Design Ideas for Splendid Small Living Rooms
Boost a tiny living room's social skills with an appropriate furniture layout — and the right mind-set
"appropriate furniture layout — and the right mind-set... room is for socializing, for gazing at the fire or for watching TV. Mostly, it is for... for conversation. You do not need space to do yoga in the living room. In fact, as... right furniture in the right configuration. Here are 11 well-done gems in as many... costs) $300 for 2x4, 80pcs, $400 for 30pcs drywall and $300 for the rest materials, such... lots of furniture stores focusing in "condo furniture." A lot of the "condo designs"..."
When Design Tastes Change: A Guide for Couples
Learn how to thoughtfully handle conflicting opinions about new furniture, paint colors and more when you're ready to redo
"about new furniture, paint colors and more when you're ready to redo... For every challenge a couple addresses, another one seems to appear. This is particularly... need for something new appears. After working with numerous couples on their design... design disparities, I have found that the following tips can help maintain the peace... and re-design it. I can recommend a cure for the "change artists" among you! Do..."
Design Solutions for 11 Tricky Spaces
Creative furniture placement, smart storage and sleight of hand turn your home's problem areas into stylish places to enjoy
"ative furniture placement, smart storage and sleight of hand turn your home's problem... its own design challenges. If you've hit a roadblock (where in the world can I put... solutions for 11 of the most common space-planning dilemmas.... ledge for books, alarm clock etc and use the other bedroom for clothes storage etc... Thanks for including our Chappaqua Deepwood project in your ideabook. Followed, and... move the furniture away from the walls would create a "excuse me, pardon me" effect..."
Design Dilemma: Choosing Chairs for a District Dining Table
"chairs for a Houzz user's kitchen... Thanks for your help! (I am going to paint my kitchen a green color, but have not... some $$$ for a new light fixture or area rug for the space. For a softer look, and more... have a furniture or Design Dilemma? Post it to the Questions section!More:An Ideabook... possibilities for fabric choice are endless, but this black-and-white floral reminds me of... option for the next decade, just in case. Similarly, the classic Emeco Navy Chair..."
A Place For Your Seat: Using Chairs in Home Design
"be used for rest, for dining, for work, for entertaining ... the chairs that we choose... Furniture can make or break the design of a room. Most of us realize this and do... items of furniture. We carefully choose our beds and sofas and entertainment centers... our home design. Sure, we do try to choose chairs that compliment the rest of our decor... other furniture. Choosing a great chair means considering its function as well as..."
Designs for Living: 20 Inspiring Banquettes
"seating for guests. What I could use is more accommodating furniture, like the versatile... bottom design. Idea for living room Need a built in bench like this for dining room... Thanks for the beautiful and inspiring ideas! Just what I was thinking of doing to... Thanks for ideas! Is banquette seating the same height as a dining chair? Thanks... Thanks for the photos. I have a window seat in the dining room and now have some ideas..."
Style In Stereo: Fine Design for Your Media Center
"oking for a way to house your music and media equipment? So am I. Whether its a vintage... glass. For now, I've decided to use the stereo as is for media console. I was able... Another idea for A/V equipment, and with an added surprise, is Zoom-Room (www.Zoom-Room... perfect spot for up to a 50" TV - and the side cabinets have adjustable channelled shelving... shelving for the other equipment. Best of all, you've gotten a bed hidden in there...."
Design for Guys: 8 Great Accent Chairs
"Thanks for the support DecorDemon. MsMary, I'm with you in the sense that many accent... speak for sitting in many of these above, I will say that the Wassily chairs in my... a win for the design conscious, and a win for the average dude. Wing chairs are... could do for your living quarters. This “Marais” chair from Design Within Reach works... the seat for this vintage Wurlitzer organ, but isn’t limited to artistic setups. An..."
Go Cuckoo for Coconut Furniture and Surfaces
Crack open a lesser-known ecofriendly design option: tiles, flooring, tables and more made from coconut shell and palm wood
"ecofriendly design option: tiles, flooring, tables and more made from coconut shell and... coconut as a furniture material several years ago, the idea absolutey intrigued me. Coconut... and the design-conscious public has gained an ecosmart product with an exotic flair... available for sale somewhere? Great, thanks for sharing ! Replying the query of Marcia... Thanks for sharing this! Really beautiful! Readers might be interested to see the..."
Guest Picks: Design-Forward Outdoor Furniture
Treat yourself to one of these splurge-worthy patio pieces and enjoy great outdoor style for many summers to come
"style for many summers to come... outdoor furniture you invested in eons ago with a chic and stylish splurge? Looking... Looking for something a little different to put outside on your deck or terrace instead... outdoor furniture to dress up the area around your pool, backyard or beach house. I... something for everyone. Plus, I want to encourage you to think about mixing and matching... types of furniture outside your home! — Gail from Dezignlicious..."
Design Practice: Start-up Costs for Architects and Designers
How much cash does it take to open a design company? When you use free tools and services, it’s less than you might think
"open a design company? When you use free tools and services, it’s less than you might... may be designing to win a design award and not designing what THEY want designed.... never design to win a design award. If, when the design is complete, it qualifies... with? Design awards: We won many design awards over the years. No client ever... qualifies for an award, or for publication, fine. The time to consider entering an awards..."
Designing for Couples: Tips for a Cozy & Content Home
"interior designer. Rarely does a couple completely agree on design style. It's my job... masculine design elements. Some of these solutions are aesthetic, such as mixing hard... perfect for lounging with your significant other...without the need to fight for optimum... upholstery (for him) with accessories that add warmth and character (for her), such as... Look for deep sofas (38 - 45") for top-notch movie cuddling. His and Hers nightstands..."
Design 2012: Not Your Grandma's Antiques
"horizon for 2012. Here's how to update them for the new year.... sleek design, spark them with unexpected colors, and repurpose them in creative ways... grandparents' furniture, there's loads to inspire you here.... loved old furniture since I was a teen and I really enjoyed this. Thanks for some new... so much for this post. It reinforces my ideas on how antiques can be used! This is... ideas for my well loved old chairs! I'm so excited about the prussian blue chest..."
On Trend: 7 Wood Designs Turned Inside Out
"right for the source, these inventive furnishings have raw appeal for rooms... solving a design problem start to feel stale. So what does a designer do? Some designers... deconstructed designs all seem to ask, "What if I turned it inside out?" The designers behind... product designer, l’ve had many days when inspiration just doesn’t strike. Suddenly... gorgeous — for anyone who's willing to think outside the box! Very unique use of wood..."