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Complete Your Room With a Floor Vase
"floor vases add big impact in a small space... Vases are not just petite delicate pieces you add to the top of a table. They can... Floor vases come in all sizes and shapes: tall and thin, short and fat, metallic... floor vase - or matching floor vases - that flank a fireplace? Shoshana, this is... floor vase to contain the big branches that fell from my oak tree. These are some... over-sized vases. They are a great accessory. Thanks for the post. The placing of the..."
More than Flowerpots: Great Vases
"I love vases, too, and not just as little pots for flowers. The right flower-vase... empty vase can be striking on its own. Plus, while some vases are pricey, inexpensive... A cool vase is a great way to change the look of a room without spending a lot of... oversized glass vase and fill it with fresh cranberries and then put my fresh flowers... into the vase. I sometimes use lemons in a tall vase and then use branches..... I love..."
Restyle a Vase or Two for Fall
Put a tabletop or shelf in fine autumn form with floral and edible arrangements in perfectly paired containers
"Vases are wonderful tools for designing the perfect table. They are available in... or many vases as the main attraction, and rotate them as needed to keep up with your... massive glass vase full of gladioli in my hallway. Gone are the days... Thanks for... the same vases for a continuous look, such as these milk glass vases filled with paperwhite... gold, silver and paper white. Combine your favorite colored vases for a display that..."
Evoke Old-World Romance With Vintage Silver
Use antique silver cups, candlesticks and pitchers to bring the romance of the past to your present-day home
"antique silver cups, candlesticks and pitchers to bring the romance of the past to... everyone had silver or silver-plated serving pieces for special occasions. These days they... vintage silver or silver-plated pieces look fresh in your home.... prefer my silver with a patina. If it's engraved with a name or initials, all the better... all the silver in our shop — a miserable idea. The chemicals gave me a headache, and..."
Trend Alert: Mercury Glass Buffs Up Decor
New nontoxic formulas have made silvered glass popular again, and it's bringing shine to interiors of all styles
"have made silvered glass popular again, and it's bringing shine to interiors of all styles... mercury glass (or "silvered glass") was originally a poor person's silver; made of... mercury glass comes in. Mercury glass is very popular now; you've probably been bombarded... double glass wall with the inside filled with mercury, objects could pass as solid... solid silver to a not-so-close observer. Because real mercury is now known to be dangerous..."
Bring the Timeless Beauty of Silver Into Your Home
"about silver: Sterling silver is actually an alloy of silver. It is comprised of... weight) of silver and 7.5% (by weight) of other metals, usually copper. Fine silver,... Silver...functional, elegant, and timeless...just some of the qualities you’ll find... with silver...be it sterling or silverplate. Any visit to Houzz quickly assures... sterling silver is to look for the mark, 925 or the word “sterling” somewhere on the..."
Decorating With Antiques: Silver’s Legacy
Learn how to tell sterling from plate, ways to display pieces and why silver is so darn special to begin with
"and why silver is so darn special to begin with... antique silver objects are among the most evocative treasures we possess. Whether handed... Grandma’s silver nut bowl are beloved keepsakes and add a touch of beauty to our homes... displayed in a glass case, they give us a special link to the past and remind our children... sterling silver and silver plate items, I keep them in a group but behind glass, can... all the silver. I also use this method on my silver plate. Good for silver plate because..."
Vase Shapes Set Shrubs Apart
Billowing on top and slender on the bottom, shrubs in a vase shape showcase blooms and foliage to perfection in the landscape
"shrubs in a vase shape showcase blooms and foliage to perfection in the landscape... them in a vase. And guess what? You can apply that concept to shrubs in your garden too... a few vase-shaped shrubs, and it happens that four are spring bloomers, so now's... even more silver.Photo by Cillas via Wikimedia Commons Kerria (Kerria japonica, zones... another vase-shaped beauty that colonizes politely, so give it room to spread. In spring..."
Guest Picks: Spring Vases
"Either way, vases filled with fresh spring flowers are the perfect home accessory for a... recycled-glass vases. Running them down the center of a table at a dinner party would... recycled glass vases is so sweet. Their warm amber hue would beautifully capture and... graphic vase is no exception! This vase is ideal for adding some texture to a vignette... this red vase adds striking visual interest to the piece. This vase stands out amongst..."
Guest Picks: Spring for Fabulous Flower Vases
From jars to egg cups, vintage trophies to urns, there's a beautiful vessel here for every kind of bouquet
"additional vases and planters! http://detailsofdesign.biz/vases.aspx The terrarium is such... cut the glass. Wrap cotton string around where you want the glass to break, saturate... This is a vase I picked up in Amsterdam, it's a classic tulip vase. It's not the real... beautiful vase which is a similar idea. She calls it a Daylily vase. It has several openings... Vases are made in all shapes and sizes. Take a look at our website for additional..."
Falling for Flowers: Autumn Color in a Vase
"dahlias in a glass bottle look beautiful on this coffee table. Yellow kangaroo paw, red... cylindrical vase. They look like orange paper lanterns and add a splash of color in a..."
8 Great Ways With Silver Leaf
"balance. Silver leaf is a great way to add this element to balance things out. The... properties of silver leaf allow us to use it in just about any application — furniture, lighting... can use silver leaf to enhance your next project.... have seen glass tiles with silver leaf. They are beautiful! I found a silver leafed... with the silver leaf. I've used silver aluminum paint for an inexpensive option.... tone of silver. I love that wall with all the different tones of silver! I am getting..."
Houzz Tour: A Brooklyn Loft With a Silver-Screen Pedigree
Shopping TV and film sets leads to a beautifully eclectic look for an interior designer’s New York apartment
Shine Up Your Holidays With DIY Mercury Glass Globes
Get expensive-looking decorations for the cost of paint and glass, with blinged-out orbs you can make at home
"paint and glass, with blinged-out orbs you can make at home... mercury glass orb looks like a costly relic but was easy to make, and it adds a nice... mercury glass effect with the krylon mirror glass spray works best on glass, not on... Mercury glass and Krylon Looking Glass spray paint. I searched local Michael's, Joann's... 'pure' silver finish if you didn't use any gold? Or does mercury glass always have... Mirror Glass spray at Walmart. Mercury glass orbs.....beautiful! I found the Krylon..."
Glass Lamps: The Ultimate Neutral Lighting Fixtures
See your way to using clear glass table and floor lamps in any style room to put the focus exactly where you want
"clear glass table and floor lamps in any style room to put the focus exactly where... well be a glass lamp base. These sleek, elegant and timeless fixtures provide functional... traditional glass-topped console table with a mirror and a bulbous glass lamp (both photos... of the glass lamps. Made a glass lamp out of a Makers Mark 46 bottle as base with... that open glass lamps allow you to put decorative items inside, like we've done with..."