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'Great Gatsby' Style: 9 Inspiring Art Deco Escapes
Kick up your heels at a jazzed-up room across Europe or the U.S., then bring your favorite 1920s design ideas home
"Empire's set designers have been quietly stocking up at art deco antiques shops. And another... late-1800s era home. My mother gave me an art deco bedroom set when I married, long gone now... great design was virtually mandatory in every category. And thus accessible to everyone... second home built in 1920 in Savannah Georgia. (GREAT deals to be had in an incredible... in my home and it is wonderful to see these great ideas - - - even if I can't afford..."
Global Architecture Style: Victorian
Victorian homes grace almost every city in the world, but do you know their history? Here's the scoop on this grand style
"orian homes grace almost every city in the world, but do you know their history?... having a home that was impressive and built in the latest style was key. (The ornate... Victorian-era homes combine several different styles and features, but the following is a... family homes for regular people? Most Victorians were tiny homes. Many in the U.S... love the home as much as we have. Dear cavarra, by looking at your home I dream about..."
A Celebration of Design at Holiday House NYC 2014
The New York City fundraiser, open through December 21, showcases holiday-themed rooms by 23 designers
"done by designers in this year’s Holiday House NYC. Each of the 23 designers has his... what the designers have put together this year. 2014 Holiday House NYC: Academy Mansion... room with designer furniture and flashy pieces of art. Some designs are so full of visual... talented designers, working for a great and worthy cause. Well done! Are those crystals... see a home decorated for the holidays and expect an interpretation to include warmth..."
Design Workshop: Kinetic Architecture
"architural design makes perfect sense 4 an energy conscious designer ! IMHO ! Should of... your own home or office: why does no one address the lack of screens? Do none of these... these homes get insects, bugs, even birds and especially in the case where these open... for my home. These are stunning, absolutely stunning. I am experiencing serious moat-envy... interior design process. Excellent article and show, Eric! Very beautiful and informative..."
My Houzz: New York Chic and Laid-Back Hawaiian Style on Maui
"Yorker designs an island home influenced by her former city life... to call home. She purchased a 1,000-square-foot cottage on 3 acres of lush land in... architectural designer Linda Lange and general contractor Todd Boyd, she decided to change... full-time home. The decision was made easier by her budding romance with Boyd. “The... career, new home and a new relationship make this a wonderful story. The home turned out..."
My Houzz: Accessibility With Personality in an 1870 Home
"accessible home with warmth and charm... England home. As with most old structures, however, this onetime boarding house needed... dowager home a new lease on life. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Laurie and Bruce... This home is so beautifully designed, while keeping a warm, cosy feel. All the special... looking home. I'm inspired by your creativity/bravery! So many of the homes I see... inspiring home. This is probably my favorite home featured on this entire site. It makes..."
Houzz Tour: San Francisco’s Haas-Lilienthal House
Get a rare behind-the-scenes glimpse of this storied Victorian mansion from its decade-long caretaker
"surrounded by homes of a similar style and size. Now, save for a couple of contemporaries... that the home and its many original details, fixtures and furnishings might be lost... beautiful home. So much history. Too many of these great homes go into dismay and it's... out the home. Such beauty with the history of this home. Thank you for this tour.... historic homes SHOULD be enjoyed! We're touring the Miller House in Columbus, IN (beautiful..."
Houzz Travel Guide: Atlanta for Design Lovers
You'll find world-class museums, restaurants, hotels and shops in Georgia's woodsy, welcoming and charming capital
"Victorian, Italianate and Arts and Crafts homes. The energy continues today, and not... CNN and Home Depot all call the city home. And Vivien Leigh would have been proud with... Victorian homes surrounding Grant Park or the mansions of Buckhead, I.T.P. (that's local... upcoming home tours... this is awesome becky. i get at least one email a week asking... arrived home. I fell in love with the beauty and diversity of the city. But this..."
Secrets of a Quintessential English Home
"rn to design like a native of England with the newest book by British design maven... focuses on homes that are not professionally designed but instead express the personality... showcases homes that are contemporary yet have that quintessential Britishness about... interior design motifs, the book includes practical how-to guides at the end of every... my new home. Eclectic pieces, botanicals mixed with tailored designs, strong wood..."
Houzz Tour: Victorian With a Modern Outlook
Layering in furnishings from style eras up to the present gives a period home’s decor a collected-over-time look
"period home’s decor a collected-over-time look... modern” design, they also adore their 19th-century Victorian house. But as the go-to... interior designer Lisa K. Tharp. Working with the existing layout, she found clever... Respecting the home’s history, she layered in nods to style eras from the Victorian era to... skilled designer to evoke such a contemporary feel in a Victorian home without damaging... Beautiful home, especially love the greenhouse That homes like this exist makes me u..."
Garden Tour: Edith Wharton's The Mount
"Author Designed Her Own Formal Gardens... called Italian Villas and Their Gardens that was published in 1904. She designed... Berkshires home. Now it's time to explore the grounds! Wharton completed a European grand... in the design of the grounds. Here's a look. More: Take a tour inside the house... terraces), the design does work well with the natural topography. Farrand demonstrated quite... of the design, but created the road so that it took advantage of the natural hillocks..."
Roots of Style: Does Your House Have a Medieval Heritage?
"where your home's steeply pitched roof, gables and more began... localized design and likely defines more than a few houses in your neighborhood. But... before the Italian Renaissance (which began in the 14th century). Culture flourished... , and design took a more organic course. Church buildings dominated construction... tiled-roof Italian hill towns. Commonly, stacked stone or timber frames made up the walls... inside, home feels cozy, my contractor thinks it might be an original design. The downside..."
Houzz Tour: Eclectic Chilean Home Embraces Trees
Ficus trees star in the interior courtyard of this Santiago house, which celebrates its design history, quirks and mix of styles
"celebrates its design history, quirks and mix of styles... of the home's original design by Fernando Castillo Velasco, a well-known Chilean architect... in the home's interior courtyard are part of what drew Katz to this stunning home... Although the home needed some interior renovations, Katz has maintained its architectural... love this home with it's rich complex texture of design elements like brick walls, modern..."
Lay of the Landscape: Mediterranean Garden Style
Earthy, lush and warmly welcoming, a Mediterranean garden can thrive in any warm-climate landscape with a few adaptations
"classic Italian villa or a Spanish-inspired courtyard, the vibrant colors found in... in the homes bordering the Adriatic and Aegean seas, or the more exotic feel of a... rent an Italian villa for a month in April. The entire space looks as if it's been... Mediterranean design, this one in Greece. Whitewashed walls are traditional, as are the bold... cycladic villa in Greece Finish the look. Sometimes all you need is a simple urn or..."
Style and Nature Come Together in a Slovenian Landscape Design
Natural plantings and local materials create a memorable outdoor experience in picturesque Kranjska Gora
"modern design, the landscape they have designed strikes a balance — and feels very... Austrian and Italian borders. Traditional wood and stone houses and barns with window grilles... setting that designers Tina Demšar Vreš and Gregor Vreš have crafted a truly memorable outdoor... featuring a design from my old home, it's always good to see Slovenija. W-o-w! So beautiful... house/home and setting in a beautiful country and wonderful people. Love everything..."