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2018 island style Ideabooks
My Houzz: Bright Island Style for a Florida Vacation Home
"Hypoluxo Island. Many viewed it as a teardown, but Devlin and Baldassari saw a rare... personal style. Beautiful, fresh, colorful, and full of humor and happiness. Well... of the island photo turned into wallpaper is a unique personalization. We had a customer... of the island, what a sleek but grand statement. Where can you get this done? I... from your style, it has to be quite something. I love what you all have done with your..."
My Houzz: Island Life and Love in the Bahamas
"5-acre island, Parrot Cay, entirely by boat. In 2011 Dave published a book chronicling... their island life, titled Below Another Sky: a Bahama Memoir (Caribe Publishing)... original island shelter, Gale-O-Wind, now a rental cottage. The main home is inspired... Abaco Island, Bahamas Size: Main house: 1,500 square feet; 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms;... their island land for $28 a year from the Queen of England before finally purchasing..."
Hot Seats! 12 Great Bar Stools for All Kitchen Styles
Seek some hide, go backless, pick a swivel or a footrest — these stools let you belly up to the bar or island however you like
"bar or island however you like... stool styles. Kitchen island seating is definitely a place where you can bend the... bit — no style is out of bounds. Comfort is a must, but comfort can be different for... latest styles. Go ahead, have a seat and linger awhile. Which is your favorite?... "transitional" style and those fit. A lot of the other stools shown are very contemporary... great style for our kitchen - modern, with a traditional twist! Having had them,..."
My Houzz: Tropical Chalet Style Suits a Maui Family
"relaxed styling give this island home a bohemian spirit... Hawaiian islands 14 years ago. “We have to battle trade winds and heavy rain year-round... fits the style! I can appreciate this labor of love because I too collected from Bali... homes by style:Small Homes | Colorful Homes | Eclectic Homes | Modern Homes | Contemporary... So Your Style Is: Tropical Benoist grew up watching his father run a hotel in the mountains..."
Houzz Tour: Classic Shingle Style for a Seaside Summer Home
Mixing traditional and coastal casual, this new Rhode Island home welcomes extended family with ease
"Rhode Island home welcomes extended family with ease... shingle-style summer home looks as though it’s been perched above the Atlantic Ocean... traditional style and antiques, Watson designed the interior architectural details and... formal style, Watson created a careful balance of classic pieces, modern touches,... shingle style. I do find the Adirondack style railings discordant and disharmonious... Shingle Style Seaside Summer Homes - check these out! http://www.houzz.com/ideaboo..."
Bar Stools: What Style, What Finish, What Size?
"of the island and the overall space. Here are some colors, styles and materials to... the same style as the kitchen chairs, or not? And don't get me started about cost. In... for our island. To give you a feel for what our home style is, it's an open floor... different styles. I personally think that having matching stools and chairs is boring... above island, dark hardwood floors, SS appliances, dining table is a rustic light..."
My Houzz: Relaxing Mexican Resort Style in a Florida Home
"this island home for a family of 7 has the air of their favorite retreat... Maria Island, they decorated it in a way that recalls the breezy, relaxing feel of... Maria Island, Florida Size: 3,700 square feet; 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms Year built:... Spanish styled homes. What I like about the the decor of this home is that it is not... Perico Island, a stone's throw away from Holmes Beach! The front door and stairway..."
Houzz Tour: Beach Cottage Chic in Rhode Island
A traditional coastal cottage gets a makeover with bold color punches and splashy surprise additions
"Rhode Island. The space is adjacent to the main house and used by their kids and... Rhode Island Size: 900 square feet; 3 bedrooms, 2 baths Design challenge: Adding... exactly my style, I do love the fact that they intelligently designed a small space for... cottage style. A breakfast nook marries a traditional cottage feel (beadboard panel..."
Steel Yourself: Industrial Kitchen Islands Are On a Roll
Sleek mobile islands can make traditional built-ins seem downright outmoded. Find the right idea for your kitchen
"mobile islands can make traditional built-ins seem downright outmoded. Find the right... industrial-style island constantly gets the question, How did the designer make that?... kitchen island functions in many ways, not the least of which is acting as command... industrial styles below, offers that same high function, but thanks to their added features... built-in island. Not surprisingly, a kitchen shown on Houzz featuring such an in..."
Kitchen Design Fix: How to Fit an Island Into a Small Kitchen
Maximize your cooking prep area and storage even if your kitchen isn't huge with an island sized and styled to fit
"with an island sized and styled to fit... for an island. Of course, available space for an island depends on the particular... efficient island. Small islands can be a functional and beautiful solution — as these... shallow island, for example). So yes, there's an island - but there really isn't... ideas as islands do utilize that open area in the kitchen and you are so correct in... between island and counters is a very bare minimum, 40" or more are optimal especially..."
Idea of the Week: Jewel-Toned Kitchen Islands
"y and style with a burst of color on the island... with an island in a saturated jewel tone. It's completely unexpected, and makes a space... be in style, and shaker style doors are more in demand every day. But that's not... specific style which an upscale home can get away with. Whereas a tract home has to... think the island looks silly. What is wrong with adding color in other areas???????... Not my style but a valient effort! No judging needed! love that color of purple!!..."
7 Ways to Let Your Kitchen Island Wine and Dine You
Fine dining at home, no reservations required? Just style your kitchen's hardworking island as an elegant dining table
"Just style your kitchen's hardworking island as an elegant dining table... kitchen island, you have lots of options for gracious dining, too.... area. Island Island combined with dining table... kitchen island (really a peninsula) with the fireplace at the end....very cozy.... Outfit the island with a sturdy surface. Since your kitchen island doubles as a prep station... to use islands for more intimate dining experiences,” says Dana Lyon, principal at..."
Guest Picks: Dashing Lighting for Over the Kitchen Island
These single-connection pendants and chandeliers will cover your island lighting needs no matter what your kitchen’s style
"cover your island lighting needs no matter what your kitchen’s style... makes a style statement and can serve as a great jumping-off point for the whole room’s... kitchen island that would benefit from a chandelier. The newest kitchen trend is a... a long island with two large pendants or a couple of mini chandeliers. However, my... my new island is on the smaller side and wired for only a single light. Luckily,..."
Contemporary Collection: 5 Dynamic Island Homes
Modern lines and contemporary design put beach cottage expectations out to sea for this handful of unusual American island homes
"Island life conjures up many things, from shacky shingled beach cottages to primitive... enjoy island settings. In these examples, expansive windows and doors take the place... shingle style to contemporary can be quite a shock; see if it entices you.... shingle style with contemporary industrial style. Not everything is strictly unadorned... enjoy island life.See the rest of this home 1. Kiawah Island, South CarolinaThis..."
Houzz Tour: Easygoing Vacation Home on Kiawah Island
Tossing overly styled and fussy for laid back and family friendly, a designer bucks the trend in an affluent South Carolina community
"overly styled and fussy for laid back and family friendly, a designer bucks the trend... Kiawah Island. Although most people associate Kiawah with gated communities, exclusive... family-style entertaining in mind." Houzz at a Glance Who vacations here: A couple... Kiawah Island, South Carolina Size: 5,000 square feet That's interesting: Amy McKinney... design style. Beautifully done! Barstools can be ordered here http://www.cott..."