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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
"holder. Interior design trends come and go and come again, to be sure. In the '50s... high end designers on down. Timeless: great design, properly proportioned in the original... now on interior designer. They obviously love their home - and they have some features... when it's design that really timeless. Decorating comes and goes--Fall colors, Summer... created. Design is creating something from nothing, something that responds to owner's..."
Houzz Tour: Design Secrets from a Dallas Model Home
"Designer Cristi Holcombe Shows How to Mix Colors, Find Bargains, Create Great Tablescapes... compliment! Interior designer Cristi Holcombe is here to spill a few secrets about where... the loft idea has helped me so much , I have a area about that size, great inspration... about this design. I want to answer some of your questions... -The manufacturer of the... spied on design blog. She began with a neutral base and added warm goldenrod, pale blues..."
15 Ways to Design With Copper
"rival its design punch for interiors and exteriors. Here are 15 ways to incorporate... me more ideas where I can add it into my life. COPPER! EXTRAORDINARY!! Becky...I'm... the same design sense) but I read your posts more than anyone elses on Houzz, unknowingly... everything you blog about! I covered our outdoor foyer and patio ceilings with copper (foam... love the idea of tiling your outdoor counter with pennies. thanks centrd, saw the idea..."
Design 2011: Old-School Prep and Modern Prep
"world of interior design in the classic way and in new interpretations. Here are some... loved the idea book....and reading your personal preppy credentials : ).... a touch of... about home design was something like "what to do when you want to display a lot of family... had no idea!! Thamks for the great post- loved it . I am now a new follower on your... your blog.I can see to my shock horror I have been an old prep for quite some time..."
Guest Picks: 20 Must-Have Design Books for Your Library
"books on interior design. These are some of my favorites and some that I consider to... to my design library. — Candice from The Design Boards... (junkie) of interior design books. Which to read first???!!!! I collect designer books... tips and design ideas, and everything feels obtainable, which I love. If you are a... one part design inspiration, it's a great source of ideas and creativity. If I had... really design accessible. Nothing feels overdone or ostentatious. There are great..."
Good Dogs in Design
"posing in interior photography to add a touch of personality to the space. Whether you... in your design without the messy fur.... Divas blog has a Dog room ....take a peek you will love it Thanks for the ideas... another idea -- needlepoint pillows. This is "Cooper", my niece's puppy. I stitched... grasses are designed to withstand daily, high-traffic pet usage. 2. It won’t stain, retain... is the idea of including your dog's silhouette along with the rest of the family's..."
Science Meets Design
"ly in interior spaces. I took a moment to change into my lab coat and began composing... on my blog. Thanks for the idea! Very fun, Erika. Thank you!... twist on design--I love it. I'm particularly fond of those framed leaves in the last... wall-art idea This is really clever Erika! I love it! I love the first picture where..."
Designers Get Creative in a D.C. Show House
With a historic home as a canvas and a worthy cause as an incentive, designers pulled out all the stops for the 2014 project
"incentive, designers pulled out all the stops for the 2014 project... Fantastic design ideas and a worthy cause — what more could you ask for? Come along as... 2014 DC Design House was built in 1929 and originally owned by the founder of the city’s... participating designers. The show house is a fundraiser for the Children’s National Health... 2014 DC Design House info: April 13 to May 11, 2014; Saturdays and Sundays, noon to..."
Travel Guide: Vancouver for Design Lovers
You'll find more than just great architecture in this diverse coastal Canadian city — terrific parks, shops, eateries and museums abound too
"cultures and ideas. It celebrates diversity, has a strong creative community and is punctuated... and new design, including historic heritage homes, examples of West Coast modernism... city for interior design, and I'd say that increasingly, we're seeing growth of like-minded... be re-designed to accommodate open-space reading areas as well as an accessible rooftop... and we blogged about the entire process. http://rentfluff.com/?s=carmichael&submit=Search..."
10 Bedroom Design Ideas to Please Him and Her
"Whenever I'm designing a bedroom for a man and a woman, if at first glance I can't see a... thumb in design is that every room needs a touch of black to anchor it. Here's another... combined designed...Congrats! Rock Kauffman Design Are we REALLY still referring to... bedroom design but reading this blog, I think they must have had a hard time selecting... about interior design and home renovation,you can visit http://brejnik.ca/ Natalia..."
Design Icons: Rudolph M. Schindler, Evolving Architect-Artist
Breaking ground with collective dwellings and indoor-outdoor living, Schindler had a distinctive style that influenced architects to come
"number of ideas about collective dwelling, going beyond the single-family houses that... thought out design and are painfully drab in contrast. www.laurenelysefineart.com Having... at our blog talkingbuilding under the tag for schindler. Lautner>Schindler>Neutra;... house's interior (the articulation and treatment of the surfaces and windows) is another... started designing the Hollyhock House for Aline Barnsdall in 1918; it was completed..."
10 Extraordinary Door Designs
"these designers have taken the idea of the door to the next level. Going beyond painting... brave designs that push the very definition of the door. As these clever products... creative ideas. http://blog.17thandRiggs.com Secret passages!! Brillant! Luna door... door??? interior or exterior intriging Great ideas! simply wow Visit www.italdoors... brilliant door designs here. I'm off to visit links... I absolutely love the ping pong door..."
Design Mystery: Why Do Pineapples Sprout Up in Home Design?
Early Americans were bananas about pineapples — and we’re still reaping the benefits of the sweet fruit’s symbolism today
"pineapple designs. I thought the design was popular because it was easy, but now I know... everywhere in interior design, because everyone loves pineapples. Who doesn't love pineapples... pineapple in design; to me it looked like its shape would randomly appear here and there... these design elements more now that I know the history. I've known that the pineapple... indigenous design elements including the pineapple, the fern leaf, palm trees, etc. that..."
15 Dramatic Interior Paint Makeovers
Light to dark, dark to light. Soft to bold or newly toned down. See how these homeowners transformed their interiors with paint
"as an interior designer is what color should I paint my walls. Well the client is... wonderfully designed laundry room complete with wall to wall cabinets, including uppers... see my ideas in color !! I love that in the laundry room, they added a decorative... skirt idea in a bathroom that I could not stand even after I painted and added hardware... should be designed to service the launderer. Love those makeovers. LOL- thanks all!..."
How to Take Better Photos of Your Interiors
"good his interior shots look. I am TERRIBLE at photographing my own house and other... As an Interior Designer you work to perfect your trade so that your clients use your... another good blog post with photography hints... http://decorno.blogspot.com/2008/03/p... shot many interiors after my projects are completed and looking at lines that are plumb... This idea book is very helpful with great tips and examples. I usually do lots..."