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14 Ways to Style Your Mantel for Spring and Summer
"up your fireplace with breezy decor that's just right for the sunny season... how to decorate the fireplace once warmer weather arrives. Do you play it up with... The mantel is often the focal point of the living room in winter, but it can be hard... styling ideas should spark your imagination.... painting idea! I don't have a mantel over my fireplace, but I do re position my chairs... interior decorating tips! One artist to consider for a summertime vibe would be Kirk..."
10 Unexpected Ways to Style a Gorgeous Fall Mantel
Been there, done that with the pumpkins and corncobs? Try these wonderfully fresh ideas for a beautifully decorated mantel this autumn
"fresh ideas for a beautifully decorated mantel this autumn... Decorating seasonally doesn't have to mean turning your living room into a pumpkin... Styling your mantel is one of the easiest ways to keep your home feeling fresh and current... Clark ideas. Feel so inspired. Tried mantel new decor. Not bad for $0, some more... the same mantel when I decorated it for Fall: http://emilyaclark.blogspot.com/2010/... these mantels are gorgeous. Please give advice on mantel decor. Thanks!!..."
11 Tips for Picture-Perfect Mantel Styling All Year
The garland is gone; the holly is history. But you can keep your mantel arrangements artful no matter which decorations you choose next
"keep your mantel arrangements artful no matter which decorations you choose next... approaches for styling your mantel like a pro year round.... your mantel during the holidays can be a piece of cake, given all those special... special decorations you take out only once a year. But once those are packed away and you... empty mantel, how do you get the focal point of your living room or den looking picture... with fireplace on flat wall, BUT what about ideas for fireplace in a corner of the..."
9 Inventive Materials for Memorable Fireplace Mantels
Bypass plain brick in favor of these choice materials, for a fireplace mantel that's anything but ordinary
"materials, for a fireplace mantel that's anything but ordinary... metal, the decorative ledge we call a mantel has rested over fireplaces for centuries... centuries. Mantels display our family photos, art and accessories — often all the things that... every fireplace, it should be worthy of displaying your most cherished items. See... beautiful mantels here will inspire you.... in your idea book on fireplace mantels. Great advice, and of course - nice picks! So..."
Decorating the Mantel: Create a Fireplace Focal Point
If the "haphazard disarray" school of style has your mantel as a student, consider these techniques for a more artfully balanced arrangement
"has your mantel as a student, consider these techniques for a more artfully balanced... Decorating a mantel doesn't sound hard, until you actually try it. Although the mantel... mantel is a small sliver of space, it starts to feel gigantic when you have no idea... eye-pleasing mantel display is to enhance visual interest as much as possible. No, this... didn't work for me. Good luck. Thank you Frenchdecor for your comments - lots of ideas..."
10 New Looks for Fireplaces in Older Homes
From updated bricks to modern art on the mantel, these ideas for the fireplace will help your older home feel young at hearth
"on the mantel, these ideas for the fireplace will help your older home feel young... around the fireplace, automatically putting your mantel as the focal point in the room... your fireplace and mantel can completely change the atmosphere in a room you probably... use our fireplace a lot in the winter. A glowing hearth can add such warmth to a room... whether it's fireplace season or not.... variety of ideas, except for the cliche TV over the fireplace. It cannot be comfortable..."
A Little Something Extra for Your Fireplace
"up your fireplace and mantel with color, sparkle, shine — or something unexpected... The fireplace is always a prominent focal point in a room, whether or not there's... of the fireplace's significance, it and the surrounding area offer a great opportunity... opportunity for embellishments that set the right tone.... created for a client for his great room over his fireplace.. It's about 11 feet tall... surround for our fireplace. Whenever I see pennies used as tile I wonder, is that legal..."
25 Gorgeous Holiday Mantels by Houzzers
Laden with boughs, lights and even lemons, these decorated fireplace mantels show a festive Christmas spirit and a creative approach
"these decorated fireplace mantels show a festive Christmas spirit and a creative... shared mantel photos. You all showed us everything from minimalist to "everything... of 25 mantels by Houzzers; to see all of them, check out the original post.... these mantels! I love decorating for holidays-its like giving your decor a facelift... or any ideas for it. I did see the big compass mantel but what about other ideas sandra..."
10 Inspired Ways to Refresh Your Mantel Now
Postholiday blahs don't stand a chance on your mantel when you incorporate these ways to accessorize and light it
"on your mantel when you incorporate these ways to accessorize and light it... Christmas decorations. About this time of year there are bare mantels everywhere looking... said, the mantel is a great place for displaying a story about the home or homeowner... place for showcasing our favorite things, or it can be that one area for rotating... start for your mantel now that the holidays are winding down? Here are some simple..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Holiday Mantel
Do reindeer prance or lights dance above your fireplace during the holidays? Share your decorated mantel with us
"above your fireplace during the holidays? Share your decorated mantel with us... holiday mantels! We would love to see how you decorate around the fireplace. Do you... pinecones for you? Are lights involved? Please tell us about and post pictures of your... holiday mantel in the Comments section below. Your pictures could be used in a future... Christmas Mantel Here's an idea for those without a mantle, decorations can be hung from..."
Mantel Makeover: From Builder's Grade to Live-Edge Wood
See how an all-wrong mantel became a gorgeous fireplace focal point at the hands of an interior designer and her carpenter
"all-wrong mantel became a gorgeous fireplace focal point at the hands of an interior... interior decorator Cathy Zaeske's lament regarding her ho-hum mantel. "It screamed 'wrong'... white mantel did not stand up to the two-story vaulted ceiling and the flagstone... flagstone fireplace surround. She tried painting it a honey color to help it blend in, but... was time for a project. Starting with a crude sketch, in five days total (two to build..."
How to Fix a Mirror-Above-the-Mantel Dilemma
Got an unmovable mirror over your fireplace? Use trim to turn it into a feature that will turn heads
"over your fireplace? Use trim to turn it into a feature that will turn heads... room, for example, featured a large wall-mounted mirror above the traditional fireplace... credit for coming up with the idea to use glass tile for the trim. My son and dau... another idea for a sloping fireplace, which I thought turned out beautifully. htt... Love the idea. I'll use it, thanks. Great idea! I can't wait to do it. Thank you..."
10 Ideas for a Fireplace Facelift
From dramatic, artistic designs to small but unexpected details, these ideas for fireplaces are superhot
"these ideas for fireplaces are superhot... retro fireplace surrounds or tacky blackened glass fireplace doors. If you're remodeling... A fireplace is always a big design opportunity. Unfortunately, many of us are stuck... turn your fireplace into a focal point with impact, there are many possibilities, from... designed fireplaces. Some are highly dramatic, while others are subtle. Some required... if your fireplace could use a facelift...."
Mantel Mania: Sprucing The Space Above Your Fireplace
"more mantel decorating ideas, stop by my blog on Monday, March 15th (2010) for "Mantel... great-looking mantel display. Here are some tips on how to decorate your mantel in ways... , the fireplace will feel cluttered, not relaxing. If you leave the mantel bare,... on your mantel to hide little treasures you collect during your travels. For more... have a fireplace, it's more than likely the focal point of your room. But decorating..."
Guest Picks: 20 Finds for a Rustic Fall Mantel
"to your mantel. Warm ochres, woody browns and bone whites create a beautiful color... help your mantel easily transition from fall to winter. — Lauren from With Two Cats... filler for any vase and a great splash of color for your mantel. This rustic wooden... any fall mantel. These hand-crafted, faux bois taper candles are perfect for fall decorating... to your mantel with these wicker core spheres. Create a beautiful focal point with..."