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10 Popular Home Design Trends — Timely or Timeless?
Weigh in on whether these of-the-moment decorating elements will have staying power or become a memory of these times
"done Is ikat print still in? I'm so far behind decor; it was five years before I realized... peaking: Ikat. It's reached the saturation point, from high end designers on down.... power of Ikat, chevron, antlers, faux bois, and all things Moroccan. One trend I regret:... everywhere. Ikat, chevron, and several other textile prints---for my clients, I've only... yes, and ikat, or lovely and pale Oushaks , but not the printed "oriental" bath rug..."
Pop Culture Watch: 12 Home Trends from the '80s Are Back
Hold on to your hat (over your humongous hair); interior design elements of the 1980s have shot forward to today, in updated fashion
"when that pattern became incorporated into everything from men's blazers to pocket books... brightly patterned clothing reminiscent of the 80's New Wave style is really making... layered patterns, and brights (in moderation). Noooo to big window treatments. I was... PASTELS and patterns ruling the home! I call it the Florida Condo Look. If you go into... leafy patterns (with matching flower arrangements)..and all matching black lacquer..."
When Your Tastes Clash: How to Design and Decorate as a Couple
Want to keep the peace? Work with both of your styles when remodeling, decorating or building new, for a home that feels right to all
"boldly patterned carpet so I think it's fair that he should get a leather chair."... discussed what patterns we did not like. Hubby's no's were floral, paisley, and plaids.... Mine are ikat and chevron. We combined our love of history and are both completely... mixing patterns & wood finishes as well. When we moved into our 2nd house & 4 years... didn't like patterns of any sort for the pillows or rugs. See my dilemma? But like most..."
Guest Picks: 20 Showstopping Fabrics for Knockout Rooms
Go wild with your upholstery, headboards and bedding — these fabrics are worthy of designing an entire room around
"their patterns. I know there must be something wrong with me, but even though I can... live with pattern. I shall love these from a distance. Just my opinion, these all just... adore pattern, including the above, but when I come to the crunch of choosing it... whereas pattern is so specific it can resist going where you want it to go! I still... texture pattern and can set the whole tone. Great selections! My clients love treating..."
The Unexpected Color That Goes With Everything
"green patterns in the rug. The whole things is baled out by the poke-in-the-eye bright... white ikat for my small armchairs. I did my bathroom in green and white and it makes... large leaf pattern white on white or cream on cream on it --- you might get the zen moment... that's patterned. If you are afraid of going bold I'd try the apple or lime green... subtle pattern [harlequin, stripe]? You might already have enough colorful items of..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Beige
If you yawn and dismiss it, you're missing out on beige's infinite subtleties and the possibilities it brings to room designs
Here's How to Master the Throw-Pillow Mix
"the same pattern or can I do a different pattern for the couch and loveseat? Thank you... mixing patterns or using bold colours. Pillows are the ideal way to make a sofa or... has a pattern? Then what? I am beyond stuck. yes Lilly, you are right, I think I... current pattern. It is very elegant though! Thanks Becky. I agree about it not working... all my pattern pillows for the neutral sofa in our family room. I just love this set..."
Guest Picks: 20 Cool Blue Printed Fabrics for Interiors
""coral" pattern. Perfect for a beach house! Love blue and white, can't tell the number... colour or pattern is simply to use a google image search using key words, for example... traditional patterned fabric of oriental urns and flowers in blue and white with nailhead... in this pattern are so pretty and make great colors for a family space. This loose... Although ikat is trending, I think silhouette versions like this one are so classic..."
Straight From the Runway: Orange and Pink
"love the ikat fabric. I agree with Tom's comments about intense color. Mary Douglas... and pink ikat . I love the timing of this! I am redoing my hair salon and had already... hue, pattern and texture. Orange + pink = perfect ikat pillow. The introduction... great pattern in a high-volume color will rejuvenate a room in no time! As if it... amount of pattern and sheen will result in a tailored look, like this one from Christian..."
Guest Picks: Blue and White and Right All Over
"Denmark pattern (it's the pattern above with the bowl of strawberries), and my mother... blue so patterns can be mixed and matched. Love it. Not every piece is perfect but... willow pattern collection Glenda, I had many great paint color suggestions from helpful... striped pattern, blue and white has a true nautical feel. Bed linens in white with... diamond patterned version is a great choice. Throw pillows are an easy way to add this..."
My Houzz: Country-Chic Farmhouse in North Carolina
An open, contemporary layout and an expansive, picture-perfect site sit pretty with a family from the West Coast
"or grey ikat design pillows you should be able to find them. WOW! I got so many e-mails... ton of patterned benches that are lovely. One of my favorite places for decor deals... quatrefoil-pattern rug. Casual pillows and punches of black and yellow throughout make... items and patterns add a playful touch to the room. Charette and Bradford added an in-ground... color and pattern. Previously a craft room, this space off the kitchen now serves as..."
Why Your Room Wants a Small Chair
Overstuffed chairs have their place, but undersize ones have more. Tuck one in and watch guests flock over
"loved the pattern and color, and because they were on sale! I realized after getting... love with ikat fabric, that would add "funk" to any chair! I love looking at all the... against the patterned chest is genius, as is the very large-scale foliage against the very... contemporary, patterned rather than solid, small rather than large. The space could just... traffic patterns are less critical in a bedroom, the chair can be placed in a very..."
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