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The New Nostalgia: History With a Kick
Just like fashion, interior design sometimes flashes back with an edgy yet restrained interpretation of the past
"fashion, interior design sometimes flashes back with an edgy yet restrained interpretation... Design is cyclical, but it's not redundant. We crave nostalgia: It helps root our... impose new ideas to old looks. This careful juxtaposition has created the "new nostalgia... Fashion design trends in fall 2012 are leaning toward pretty florals, edgy leather... applies to interiors — building the narrative of a space maximizes the careful tension..."
Classic Decor Gets Its Due — in a Giftworthy Book
Entertainment and education mingle in this design reference, brimming with anecdotes, history and design lessons for today
"in this design reference, brimming with anecdotes, history and design lessons for today... when the design-blog landscape was just a wee fraction of what it is today, Jennifer... knowledge of interior design history, and I’ve picked up from her much of my ability to... making her design lessons a joy. Here’s a peek at the chic in her latest book, In With... furniture. The idea and designs go way back to the Romans and Persians and beyond. I have..."
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
"hair); interior design elements of the 1980s have shot forward to today, in updated... movie ideas, it gives an old '80s TV show a reboot, like Charlie's Angels, Miami... trends designers have embraced and freshened up for today.... high end designers. It is inevitable that interiors will follow suit as clothing design... homeowners and designers. No to big window treatments, Southwestern style, shiny brass and... for the design... but for the nostalgia! Becky, the second I saw the blurb on my email..."
Your Décor: Orange You Glad?
Possibly the happiest color around, orange is amazingly versatile in interior design. Here's how it can make your rooms positively exuberant
"versatile in interior design. Here's how it can make your rooms positively exuberant... it. For ideas, see how these great Houzz designers include shades of orange in their... traditional. Interior designer Mary Douglas Drysdale uses this orange faux linen as a removable... artist, my interiors change when I hang a new painting and as you can see....orange is... reading my ideas, I love seeing your beautiful art in the pictures you post. Happy weekend..."
Saving Facades: Modern Gems Merge Old and New
"light-filled interiors designed for modern life... greater idea — one that represents how we live today. The dictionary definition of... collection of interiors which unveils the beauty. Hola, tengo un comentario sobre el baño... modern interiors of these beautiful homes. Leave them alone and just go build modern... contemporary interiors..it seems respectful and interesting. The gray granite is beautifully... while the interior was rethought and redesigned. The newly designed living space inside..."
5 Smashing Black and White Homes
"striking. Get ideas for how to do this from these five houses that use black and white as... LOVE this idea book.....black and white, SO beautiful. The photos are great. Black and... e and Interiors has not designed a typical beach house. This balance of the two colors... home, interior designer Vanessa De Vargas carries substantial black and white pieces... apartment. Interior designer Stephanie Sabbe created a wowing look by using black, white..."
Elements of Contemporary Coastal Style
As organic as the ocean and as warm as summer sand, this design style brings a light, bright look to interiors
"this design style brings a light, bright look to interiors... These ideas will help you bring this look into your own home.... for the design effect. Enjoy your house Actually that comment was not meant for this... get the idea and I actually like the beach-style decor. However, I think the artwork... home. Designer chairs teamed with a flash of coral against a neutral backdrop look... painting, the design of the bed emphasizes the beachside mood with its wave-like headboard..."
How to Decorate With Red
"are some ideas on how to make it fun — and 4 red paint colors I love. More color guides... like this idea book as I've had some negative results with my efforts using red in the... Wonderful ideas for incorporating this boldest of colors into decor schemes. I'm also... colors. Ideas please. I have a traditional house and painted the top half of my Dining... any. Any ideas? I've been thinking of doing something red in my room as I redecorate..."
8 Colors to Use With Black
House Fun: Decorating with Miniatures
"In interior design, as in life, good things come in small packages... are some ideas for miniatures to get you thinking:... tower-like design on the spine of one of the books. This modern prefab model is a fun... planning and design. It could be a fun DIY project to make additional wood furniture or... organic designs promote the feel of movement. This dramatic black powder room features..."
9 Technicolor Interior Doors
"posted an idea book that talks about colorful interior doors? Occasionally they show... for the idea! You may definitely mix up the colors of your interior doors. Unless it's... colorful interior doors, but some others with interesting design features. Here's a... in an idea book and I was wondering how they can be used in a house? Can you only... great idea - as long as it's the RIGHT color :-) Thats the Life Chair http://br..."
Double Take: Interior Glass Pushes the Boundaries
"unique interior design element for the 21st century," she says. "Trying to push the... graphic designer and photographer in the fashion industry, and became fascinated with... of good ideas and good inventive firm-related images," she says. "So I invented some... with design." Here's a look at how she's done so thus far.... great idea! I hope this becomes very accessible, both in availability and price... for the ideas. This looks terrific! Are you working with the Joel Berman company in..."
Etsy Designers at Home: Nina van der Goor's Fun, Crafty Netherlands Home
"on her blog which is, like her Etsy shop, called Ninainvorm. Nina was kind enough... modern design stuff. I love happy colors and lots of prints, and am not afraid to... like the idea of putting something new and unique together from old stuff. What's... general idea of the atmosphere you want your house to have, and then decide what needs... Nice idea... LOVE the blue pendant lamp... fun style. Thanks for sharing. Beautiful..."
Room of the Day: Red, White and Bright in a Fun, Multifunctional Space
Clever design ideas and bold color turn a compact living area into a stylish place for work, rest and play
"lever design ideas and bold color turn a compact living area into a stylish place... enlisted interior designer Bhavin Taylor to help her realize the full potential of the... at this designer's other projects. Such a happy space. LOVE IT!!!! It's great for... Taylor Design. “My starting point was the sofa — that was the foundation of the design... feather design in orange, turquoise and red, which came from Doris by Karen Miller..."
Garden Inspiration From a Visionary Victorian
Great ideas transcend time. Glean gardening insight from master 19th-century designer and craftsman William Morris
"Great ideas transcend time. Glean gardening insight from master 19th-century designer... art and design, and by its tradition of craftsmanship. The design of his gardens was... Victorian designer, craftsman, poet and socialist writer, in his 1879 lecture, “Making... like to design our own gardens today. William Morris is considered to be the founder... products he designed and made in his business, Morris & Co, Morris was inspired by..."