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Guest Picks: Sophisticated Bedroom Finds for a Single Guy
No black-light posters, please. These bedroom furniture pieces and accessories offer grown-up style with a masculine flair
"black-light posters, please. These bedroom furniture pieces and accessories offer... traded in for something a little more sophisticated. My own single brother asked for... clients for interior designers — single and divorced men looking to create more stylish... for art for Christmas, so it looks like some growing up has happened. My mother and... bedroom for my bro, and here's what we came up with. — Sarah from The Estate of Things..."
Console Sinks for a Vintage Style Bath
"choice for a vintage style bath. In the early 20th century, this type of sink was... they are light and airy in appearance. If storage is not an issue, and you don’t mind... basketweave for a year now...it's replaced the hex tile in many of my projects. Great to... sconces. The light silhouette of this console sink balances the dark chest beside it.... handy for hanging hand towels. A painted white sink stand fits right in a cottage..."
Basement of the Week: For the Love of Sports and Games
Skateboards, an elevated train, a surfboard lighting fixture ... see how one family packed their basement with fun features
"surfboard lighting fixture ... see how one family packed their basement with fun features... parties for special events and charities; they love being the house that everyone comes... comes to for fun," says Josette Murphy, owner and principal designer at About Space... playroom for adults." Basement at a Glance Who lives here: A family with a teenage... that was for.......teenagers. Very nice basement. Surfboard pool table light is my..."
10 Kitchen Setups for an Eating Area You’ll Love
"table for 10 or for two, these design combos are bound to get your creative juices... to me for my signature look; however, they also come to me for all styles of interior... breakfast for two to seating for a family of 12 - I have never lived in a house bigger... Pillows for kitchen nook Nice ideas :-) can i get some ideas for small space kitchen... pendant light in the first photo? I love the first one! Little cozy niches are so..."
Guest Picks: Gifts for Bicycle Fans
"not only for enjoyment, but for the thrill of the racing scene. I spend many weekends... gifts for those who adore their bikes and the thrill of the sport. — Barbara from... Thanks for that! Check out this watercolor painting on FineArtAmerica titled "Bike... Awesome idea for an article Barbara! As a bike nut/design guy myself I was thrilled when... found this for me at the local farmers market. It’s a belt made entirely of reclaimed..."
Small Ideas for Big Results
"opportunities for a decorating overhaul, but what also excites me is the look on clients'... your need for change. Here are a few examples.... color and lighting-cleaning off a mantel is a big one! I'm looking for similar lighting... Thanks for a great ideabook. Love your ideabooks! Please keep 'em coming. Fabulous... resources for the rugs or doors and hardware? simple....elegant...sophisticated........ source of lighting in hall pic.... love, love your ideas I agree, great and affordable..."
10 Ideas for a Soothing Sunroom
Big windows, natural light and comfortable seating bring in the outdoors in these inspiring sunrooms
"natural light and comfortable seating bring in the outdoors in these inspiring sunrooms... thank you for so many great ideas. You are so welcome cityofhue Shane www.theinmancompany... elegant and light with our traditional tdl's: http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/17349067/... two-tone room for added dimension and watch the natural light sparkle. 3. Put in window seating... seating. For a functional and elegant look in your sunroom, install a banquette or place..."
6 Captivating Roses for an Alluringly Fragrant Garden
Perfume your garden with aromas from richly spicy to lightly sweet, without sacrificing an inch of color
"spicy to lightly sweet, without sacrificing an inch of color... looking for more varieties to add in other spots this year, thanks for the inspiration... Yay for roses !!! Double delight is one of my all time favorites for fragrance... love it for its name as much as for its perfume. i love every bit of ur designs.thank... (Alba, light pink, very fragrant)Goldfinch (Hybrid Multiflora, light yellow/white... Austin, light pink, very fragrant)J.P. Connell (Shrub, medium yellow/light yellow)James..."
Great Garden Combo: 5 High-Intensity Plants for High-Intensity Sun
Blend bold foliage and flowers to create a powerful combination that will hold its own even in the harsh light of midsummer
"thanks for reading even if I am from Seattle! The main intent here was to show how... great swap for the black eyed susan is Tickseed (Coreopsis). This photo is 'Creme Brulee'... to lowLight requirement: Full sunMature size: 10 to 15 feet tall and wide; 6 feet... office for advice. 2. Complete the leafy framework with soft grasses.Grasses add movement... ideal for using at the front of the combination, since it's just high enough to mask..."
Guest Picks: Sweet Supplies for a Milk and Cookies Party
"guests' eyes light up when you set a table with yummy treats and pretty accessories... prepared for a milk and cookies party whenever the occasion calls for one. — Sasha from... could go for one of those every week!! I love those little glass milk bottles. Very... Sorry for being a Debbie Downer but don't party ideas belong on another website?... Starbucks for 4.99 a bottle! great savings... would make for a pretty display in the kitchen. Don't forget about little aprons for tiny..."
Your Essential Resource for a Healthy, Ecofriendly Kitchen
Find the Houzz guides to choosing earth-friendly kitchen counters, cabinets, appliances, lighting, flooring and tile — all in one place
"appliances, lighting, flooring and tile — all in one place... be room for improvement. But we have learned that you don't need to go through a full... On the lighting side of things we put up wall lights so that we can task light rather... those LED lighting fixtures - last I checked the lights aren't replaceable. So as they... incandescent light bulbs in a landfill there will be whole lighting fixtures. And forget..."
Guest Picks: 20 Woven Wonders for Chill-Beating Texture
"great for introducing effortless style and creating a relaxed atmosphere in any room... perfect for colder months. Here are 20 items I wouldn't mind seeing — and feeling —... you Dana for writing this go to idea fountain. Danish cord chairs are so understatedly... inside for easy cleaning. Opt for woven patterned pillows as opposed to screen-printed... texture for so little money! You can never go wrong with baskets. They corral kid..."
Great Design Plant: Ogon Spirea for Radiance and Texture
"shrub will light up your garden with its bright color and easygoing personality... lookout for easy-care shrubs with great foliage that are drought tolerant and deer... orange, for example.... to lowLight requirement: Full sun for brightest color but will also grow in partial..."
Houzz Tour: Making 'Normal' Beautiful for Less
"result in a light and lovely beach cottage style... beautiful for less!" Here's a look at her clever projects and inspiring results.... Jillian for her awesome attitude towards life in general. Rather than yearning for... looking for exterior decorating idea, especially for the holidays and year-round.... built for two. I want to see more practical-beautiful houses like Jillian's, rather... houses" for inspiration, but it's so inspiring to meet someone with Jill's attitude..."
Stained Glass for Every Style
"glow with light and color from modern or traditional stained glass... customized for your unique project. As these are delicate art works, the complexity of... I've made for our long porch -- more to come. Thanks for some great stained glass examples... Thanks for your compliment, David. I just finished this abstract panel for a client... THANKS FOR BRIGHTENING MY DAY WITH THE DELICIOUS COLORS OF GLASS! This is a window..."