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Lessons From Camp: Cottage Inspiration for Home
"other design tips from a reborn summer camp in the woods of Wisconsin... camp, designing interiors and working as an advertising executive at Ogilvy &... Surratt, the designer behind Tereasa Style, and Hernandez, a former camper, didn’t want... her tips for bringing the rustic camp vibe to your home.... headings for each photo and they make a very good list for decorating, especially if... gratitude for saving something uniquely wonderful. What an amazing, and well thought..."
My Houzz: White Interiors Brighten a Dutch Cottage
Snowy finishes and minimal accessories give a compact 2-bedroom home for a family of 5 a more open feel
"2-bedroom home for a family of 5 a more open feel... — the interior felt compact, dated and dark. The house has only two bedrooms for... country cottage in the Netherlands right next to one owned by her parents, where her... vacation home for Martin and Tessa Weerdenburg and daughters Lieve, Bente and Roos. Location:... cheerful cottage. Great ideas for ways to use inexpensive and compact Ikea pieces for... enjoy this cottage forever! Another comment for Houzz: anyone can make a large space..."
Houzz Tour: Lowcountry Charm for a South Carolina Cottage
"Smart design and beautiful views help a family of 5 live comfortably in 1,200 square... Group designed the home for them, but with the recent arrival of a third child, the... Lowcountry cottage charm. The family who lives here wanted to build a house that made... sq ft a cottage size cottage. Love this. Bravo. Nice! Well done! I love the greens... net/original-cottage-collection.html Lovely! Keeping a house small allows for upgraded..."
Design for All: Smart Interiors for All Members of the Home
"universal design is simply good design. The term "visitability" is new on the universal... visitable design can be easily incorporated using simple designer tricks and the appropriate... universal design front. This means that a home accommodates everyone and encourages all... easier for people who develop a mobility impairment to visit friends and extended... our home design. Thanks for the reminder and ideas on how to integrate 'welcome' for..."
Vintage School Desks Go to the Head of Design Class
Sharpen a pencil and take notes on these ideas for working a nostalgic element into your interior designs
"these ideas for working a nostalgic element into your interior designs... nostalgic for the days of eraser clapping and spelling bees.... works for you, go for it.... big bell for those churchs and schools that need that ring em back feel ! http://b... use it for finger painting during the toddler years and for homework when it's time... Searching for schoolhouse-inspired furniture? Start with the product picks below. Who..."
Dip Into Chartreuse for Intoxicating Interiors
Somewhere between green and yellow lies alluring chartreuse, a visually powerful, amazingly versatile color for interior designs
"liqueur for 400 years; it's named for their Grande Chartreuse monastery. Three monks... colors, for their versatility. Chartreuse does not disappoint on visual impact, making... Houzz designers, as well as the monks, are hip to the visual power of chartreuse... pushover for Panton chairs. What wall colors would you recommend for a "chartreuse"... it up for 20 bucks! quite a pop of chartreuse! wonderful idea book! Hi Shellie. What..."
Working With Pros: When a Design Plan Is Right for You
Don’t want full service but could use some direction on room layout, furnishings and colors? Look to a designer for a plan
"Look to a designer for a plan... ideal for you is hiring a professional to prepare a design plan. Here’s what to know... of full design services in redesigning a home. Many homeowners, though, want to be... regarding "Interior Design Tips from a Designer". You are making it easy for Houzzers... research for an interior designer. You need to look at every designers website, look... interior design. I do full service interior design, but I also offer e-design services..."
My Houzz: Hip Midcentury Style for a Mom's Backyard Cottage
This 1-bedroom suite has everything a Texas mother and grandmother needs — including the best wake-up system money can't buy
"that once design blogger Dana McGill-Perez became old and eccentric, she would move into... So she designed a clever little one-bedroom unit with a kitchen, a full bathroom with... space for her collection of midcentury pieces. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here:... HVAC and interior fixtures and furnishings... rental or for family members. For now! ;-) Thanks again for showing us your new compact... trying to design a little home for myself for retirement and have been struggling with..."
Room of the Day: Modern Cottage Style for a Sunny Breakfast Nook
"passion for prints and an affinity for modernism. But before she hired interior designer... area. The designer helped her brighten up her entire Medford, Massachusetts, house —... great eye for colour and textures can do for a formerly dull little space! I love the... kitchen for a little nookie i mean a nook I am determined to have a banquet niche for... for my kitchen somehow! Even if it only seats 2 people! They are so charming, and..."
Houzz Tour: Overhauled Interiors in a Tiny Fisherman's Cottage
Its 1880s structure is protected, but extensive interior damage and a puzzling layout are erased to make this Irish home livable and bright
"extensive interior damage and a puzzling layout are erased to make this Irish home livable... traditional cottage exterior, a new, modern interior revolves around an innovative plywood... -foot cottage was rotting away in Ireland's coastal town of Bray. Built in the 1880s... fisherman's cottage, it had been decaying and uninhabited since a poor remodel in the 1960s... bringing the cottage to life as a small vacation home. Colm Doyle and DMVF Architects..."
Sales Secrets for Interior Designers
Pro to pro: Learn 3 proven techniques to please clients and increase revenues, developed by a designer with 40 years of success
"developed by a designer with 40 years of success... career in interior design: three as sole proprietor of my own successful design studio... top-selling interior designer in the world for a major American furniture retailer. How... We are interior designers. Sorry, folks, we are salespeople — except instead of selling... about interior design?” That’s an excellent question, so let me share my credentials..."
Reflect Nature's Lines for Inspired Interior Design
Nature may be the ultimate designer — just follow its lead on forms and lines for rooms that effortlessly grow in beauty
"ultimate designer — just follow its lead on forms and lines for rooms that effortlessly... in the design of your living room or bedroom? Take a moment today to be inspired... see how designers already have used reflections of everyday plants in their rooms.... executed design is the difference between a place to live and a home. Beautiful ideas... sense for the entry in front of the window. So, after some sanding and a few different..."
Houzz Tour: Creative Design Moves Rescue an Island Cottage
Facing down mold and nicotine, two industrious Canadian designers transform an uninhabitable wreck into an artful getaway
"Canadian designers transform an uninhabitable wreck into an artful getaway... vacation cottage for Ian McLeod and Kerry Johnson Location: Mayne Island, between Vancouver... island cottage the moment they stepped inside its moldy walls. "The house had been... without heat for years and was a moss- and nicotine-soaked nightmare," says homeowner Ian... lives as design consultants in Vancouver to Mayne Island, where they enjoy watching..."
My Houzz: Sunny Charm for a Hilltop Cottage
Once dilapidated and lacking a landscape, this Santa Cruz home is now a cheery Caribbean-inspired getaway
"searched for years to find a sunny refuge from their chilly, fog-shrouded home on the... dilapidated cottage set on a 1-acre lot overlooking Monterey Bay, and showed it to general... of room for entertaining. They asked Smeenk to help reimagine and enliven the cottage's... rundown interior and exterior, and tapped Martin Ballesteros of Ballesteros Landscape... excuse for renovation. What it does is that it makes a lot of design look bad just..."
How to Design a Storybook Cottage
A client’s request: “Build me a house where Disney meets Tudor.” The architect explores the details that make the style
"storybook cottage, a place where Disney meets Tudor. Just as with any other project... storybook cottage and how Disney would adapt a Tudor. Here’s what I’ve learned.... around for awhile.. some great designs in the storybook design theme. http://sto... using this cottage style may work wonderfully. Cottage designs are not popular at the... little cottage some place woodsy. Now I gotta find a cool "cottage" B&B for a fairytale..."