486 hand painted 100%silk pillow shams Stories
Get a Wallpaper Look With a Hand-Painted Touch
"lines with paint. The space feels that much more personal since I painted it all by hand... pattern in paint and use it in my entryway. I have used traditional stencil patterns before... stripping the paint on that wall and saying, 'Hey, look at this! Someone hand-painted this... home was painted white, with a similar lattice pattern painstakingly hand-painted on... I've done hand painted wall treatments before, I definitely think I'll try that. I'm..."
My Houzz: Colorful Hand Painting Bedecks a Creative Home
A kaleidoscope of colors on walls, furniture and fabrics brings an energetic spirit to a 1920s colonial in Texas
"design. Hand-painted murals, ombré dining walls, an impressive art collection and amazing... their painting degrees to work in this boldly remodeled 1920s Dallas colonial. With... stewart paint popped right up - the homeowners do their best to remember paint colors... on my 100 year old house and painted it a strong yellow. It has amazing light and... goint to paint my own tree stump! Thank you for the inspiration. Love, love, love!..."
The Secret Formula for Perfect Pillow Arrangements
For a polished look on sofas and beds every time, keep this simple ratio for pillow arranging in mind
"ratio for pillow arranging in mind... square pillows of one size and pattern on the ends, two smaller pillows in a different... throw pillows, I'm a steadfast believer in the 2-2-1 ratio. It's a straightforward... rectangular pillow for the center. The graduated sizing creates height intrigue, while... of the pillow. Many pillows will naturally form one while others need a hand chop... arrange the pillows. Wow..the 'pillow chop' is still in heavy use! I knew there had to..."
9 Pointers for Perfectly Styled Pillows
If your bed is awash in an endless pillow sea, or your couch's bolster is deflated with loneliness, these guidelines are tailor made for you
"endless pillow sea, or your couch's bolster is deflated with loneliness, these guidelines... throw-pillow rules: what the guidelines are for pillow numbers, pillow placement... so many pillows that you could swim in them. Or the sofas with so many pillows that... placement and pillow selection for color and texture. I certainly empathize with all of you... throw-pillow buyers; it's hard to resist that find at the discount store that goes..."
Revive Your Space With a Homemade Pillow Cover
"swap out pillow covers. Store-bought pillow covers can be costly, but you can experiment... I make pillow covers all the time. Let me show you how to easily make a pillow cover... samples for pillow covers like this. I know I'll have to do more sewing to get large enough... unique pillow covers that look like they cost a lot. I suppose that it would be... get my hands on. One thing, 'expert sewer'? Isn't a 'sewer' the pipe underground..."
My Houzz: Accessibility With Personality in an 1870 Home
"Hand-painted murals and personal touches fill an accessible home with warmth and... love the hand painted walls. Well Done! Wowza! I'm admiring the lively colors and... these wall paintings were incorporated into wallpaper, I'd buy them in a New York... The painted walls - and that kitchen - are fabulous. But then it all is - a real... Laurie paint professionally? I forgot to mention that Luna the dog is also gorgeous..."
7 Renaissance Design Features Right at Home Today
Your home may be taking design cues from the Medicis, from a single silk pillow to a sky-high ceiling over that four-poster bed
"single silk pillow to a sky-high ceiling over that four-poster bed... trying to paint a 9' ceiling at the moment and finding that very challenging. The roller... my last paint job. Yoga/gym definitely help, finding time to get there is another... example of a painted wall pattern I created for a girls' room. Wow Anita - that is stunning... cleaning, painting, working wit this kind of space to maintain it. instead of "Boy that..."
Simple Pleasures: The Joy of Fresh Sheets
Make your bed a place of comfort and relaxation with good-quality linens, ample pillows and other pleasing accoutrements
"ample pillows and other pleasing accoutrements... fluffed-up pillows soothes the spirit and encourages a restful night’s sleep. Here are... tons of pillows. We have two sets of king-sized pillows, then three Euro shams in... with 4 pillow cases, and I had to buy two King pillow cases. In the glee of buying... They are 100% cotton with a crisp hand. The fitted sheets are elasticized all the way... duvet and pillow. Then fresh flowers, a wall-mounted reading light and a good book!..."
Brave Decorating Ideas From the NYC Holiday House
A good cause and daring design go hand in hand at a Manhattan mansion, with plenty of inspiration for all
"design go hand in hand at a Manhattan mansion, with plenty of inspiration for all... just a handful of design details on display by 28 designers in this year’s NYC Holiday... inspired! The painting in Susanna Salk's New Year's Eve Room is an original painting by Argentine... were on hand to greet visitors, and were very gracious in answering questions about... -- the painting does not say "happy holidays" to me. Shudder.... I would like to..."
To Chop or Not to Chop?
Karate-chopped pillows pop up in design photos all the time — to the delight of some, the dismay of others. Here's why
"opped pillows pop up in design photos all the time — to the delight of some, the... though pillow chopping is often referred to as a trend, it’s a topic that has stirred... chopped pillows in comments from years ago as well as recently. In one ideabook... Styled Pillows, the Comments section quickly filled with thoughts on chopping. One... chopping of pillows! Follow-up look book: “To chop or not to chop?” OK, reader, I’ve decided..."
Houzz Products: Instant Storage for the Kids' Stuff
Neatness and creativity go hand in hand when you set up a kids’ playspace with colorful storage units and toys from Houzz
"creativity go hand in hand when you set up a kids’ playspace with colorful storage units... shelf is painted with a low-VOC powder coating. This hand-woven, tight-weave rattan... low-VOC paint and water-based polyurethane.It’s made in the United States and arrives... low-VOC paint and water-based polyurethane. These four-cube units come in four colors... water-based paint are the hooks here. A window label lets you easily identify what’s inside..."
Bed Down in a Cocoon of Beautiful Textiles
Make your bedroom a real haven with a bed draped in sheets, blankets and pillows that speak to your dreams
"blankets and pillows that speak to your dreams... vintage pillow cases, white with colourful hand embrodery at the open end. Plain but... extra pillows and shams all over the room! Thank you for including my bedroom in... usually painted lighter than the top half? I am thinking of reversing to a darker... feather pillows (two per person, if possible); a down comforter, one size larger than... skirt, pillows and Roman blinds, I am actually in the middle of the process now. I..."
Guest Picks: 20 Fab Outdoor Finds, Almost All Under $100
Sprinkle these budget-friendly furniture, decor and tableware pieces around a porch or patio for an easy warm-weather update
"than $100! — Jane from Finding Fabulous... sample paint from Lowes---see this months home type mags for free coupons! The... then just painted right over it. Brilliant and going to be a new repair method here... indoor/outdoor pillows and seat cushions right now. What is the source of the garden stool... Flamestitch pillows at Tuesday Morning. They are perfect for my Adirondack chairs. I didn't... those pillows in the second picture at Tuesday Morning for $15 each. One is now on..."
See a DIY Powder Room Transformation for $1,100
Determination, DIY skill and a stunning tile feature wall helped make this formerly dark and gloomy powder room feel spacious
"back we hand cut the mitered edges. This looks so much better than using the ready... colorful pillow to your couch, get your drapes cleaned, add a pretty throw to the arm... or just paint it? wow. well done. Looks terrific! And finally, at last, on Houzz, a... electrical, paint, and labor. I assume she did EVERYTHING herself but most people don't... each one hand cut to fit. It felt like it took forever. Before: After: Fabulous job..."
Guest Picks: 20 Outdoor Pieces for Less Than $100
"under $100. — Maria from Layers of Meaning... outdoor pillows that you are able to monogram or add fringe/cording in a variety of... useful. Pillow and fire column is nice... these hand-painted lobster and crab plates. I believe that no outdoor space is complete... This hand-painted dog bowl features my favorite pattern: chevron.... at this pillow, I imagine late afternoons lounging on comfortable chairs, sipping on..."