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Guest Picks: The Paris Apartment of Your Dreams
Who doesn't long at least once to live in the City of Lights? Get the feel no matter where you live with this Parisian-style decor
"once to live in the City of Lights? Get the feel no matter where you live with this... exterior living room wall facing the street. Swing open the doors to reveal a very... weeks I lived someone else's life. I left my small children in the care of their g... Pretending I lived in that glorious city, each morning I practically skipped out the door... I was living a dream. My partner for the adventure was romantic and exciting; I..."
Fabric: The Unsung Wall-Decorating Hero
Rich, unexpected and full of stories, textiles as wall art are a wonderful addition to a design toolbox
"textiles as wall art are a wonderful addition to a design toolbox... blank wall, they’re awesome ammunition in a design arsenal.... Peruvian wall hanging on a white brick wall in the entrance of a Peruvian restaurant... we are live!! At BZDesign we create hand dyed and embroidered wall pieces. For more... blank living room wall. I used 3 M Velcro picture hangers to attach to 1 inch molding... decorate your wall. Following your comments on the trendy suzani throws, here is another..."
How to Bring Beige Walls to Life
"beige walls are classic; but they do have a bit of a reputation for being boring... beige walls are boring. The rest of the room may be boring--not the walls. You can... love the wall color is it allows my artwork to stand out. I did not want the walls... redo the living room.. With combination of beige walls and white and dark brown. And... comfortable living in it. We painted all the walls in our "starter home" beige for resale..."
What Goes With Purple Walls?
Make a plum wall come alive with art, warm metals, ivory, chartreuse, natural wood — and at least one wild card
"a plum wall come alive with art, warm metals, ivory, chartreuse, natural wood — and... purple wall color into the rest of your decor, these ideas for color and material... entry wall/living room wall (part of a box that contains the basement stairs and... accented the walls with vintage Frankenstein posters. Dark eggplant on the walls is great... not my walls; & we don't have a white wall in our home. I want to be surrounded with..."
Guest Picks: Make a Meaningful Display Wall
"your walls to your heart's content with shelves, clips, frames and customizable... gallery wall or update an existing display? Think outside the frame and personalize... blank wall in front of me with all the photos, art and goodies I've been collecting... like my wall....hmmmm. My living room walls hold a collection of musical instruments... board-wall-art.html Wow Becky. Your clipboard wall looks fantastic. Thanks for the..."
You Won't Believe What These Homeowners Found in Their Walls
From the banal to the downright bizarre, these uncovered artifacts may get you wondering what may be hidden in your own home
"in his walls that sold at auction for a reported $175,000, we asked Houzzers to chime... yards or walls or that had simply been shellacked over. Here are a few things they found... inside the walls, I often write something and the date when I open a wall up. I love... those walls. . . or something equivalent. I already pulled down all my walls. Found... expanded a living room in the house. Inside one wall was his dad's handwriting where..."
DIY Project: Vintage Book Wallpaper
"clad our walls so elegantly — unless we get creative, that is. Here’s a way to cover... cover your walls with words and illustrations from old books. If you’ve ever (a) read... on my living room wall. Check out my post to see what I have so far: https://des... to your wall without being over done - LOVE it - especially paired with a well worn... if the wall is properly sealed after installation with something like Mod Podge or..."
Bulletproof Decorating: How to Pick the Right Kind of Paint
Choose a paint with some heft and a little sheen for walls and ceilings with long-lasting good looks. Here are some getting-started tips
"sheen for walls and ceilings with long-lasting good looks. Here are some getting-started... where I live bulletproofing a room is huge concrete walls and metal coverings for the... in the walls vs on the walls. We used BM Advanced satin for our trim and cabinets... best flat wall paint? Then paint one room at a time. Only use a low-end wall paint... onto my walls!!! I cannot wash this greasy lotion off without having the walls become..."
Paper Chase: Wallpaper Through the Ages to Today
Get on a decorating roll with a wall covering that's been around for centuries but comes in more exciting designs than ever
"with a wall covering that's been around for centuries but comes in more exciting designs... three walls and on the long living room wall. I love wallpaper, just as I love fabric... problem of walls being destroyed was because of improper wall preparation. Paint is not... therefore wall damage happens, but there is no reason for any wall damage with wallpaper... or all walls, if not too overwhelming. I am loving wall papers nowadays Good point..."
Glamour Ahead: Get In on the 2013 San Francisco Decorator Showcase
Take an inspiring virtual tour of 20 luxurious spaces in a Georgian mansion that push design and decorating drama to the max
"playroom, a living plant wall drapes over a freestanding bathtub and 60-year-old Monterey... elegant living room. This house of wonders isn't your average homeowner's residence... the living wall in the bathroom. Beautiful but they quickly start to smell musty... by the living wall in the bathroom. When nature calls!! Why are none of the artis... to the living wall and indoor tepee. However, a kid's room with a sign promising "every..."
Vertical Gardens Raise the Limits for Landscapes
Turn a small garden space into a towering success with an upward-bound collection of edible delights
"along walls as well as across your garden floor. Even in a large yard, a flat vegetable... against a wall means they will receive reflected heat as well as direct sunlight. While... east-facing wall, a southern or western exposure might be too hot for them.... love a 'living wall' - I long to grow more, but don't have the space. @ Johannagems... vertical wall for indoor or outdoor use check out www.dirtt.com and the "breathe living..."
My Houzz: From Dreary Storeroom to Modern, Light-Filled Home
Tricks with light and space turn a former storage area into a bright and airy-feeling living space for two
"Glance Who lives here: Peggy Betke and Bouke Tauw Location: Amsterdam Size: 130 square... love the living wall. The home feels so light filled and airy. I love the industrial... PEOPLE live here. I especially love the windows and glass above the walls: air space... confined living without windows. Love this project! It is so creative Simply love it... your own living room! Fabulous Great originality and creativity and NOT screaming..."
The Art of the Espalier
Go ahead, let limited garden space drive you up the walls. With these 6 ways to train plants vertically, it can be a beautiful thing
"up the walls. With these 6 ways to train plants vertically, it can be a beautiful... cloister walls. Today’s gardeners are rediscovering the technique’s usefulness and beauty... espaliers are living sculptures. (The word “espalier” is also used to describe the trained... gardens and living walls, we incorporate them to many of our projects in collaboration... here (I'm living in a tropical country). Does anyone know how to take care of them? Are..."
Got a Hot, Humid Landscape? Add Tropical Flair With Air Plants
Turn tree trunks and walls into lush canvases with plants adapted to the canopies of the rain forest
"trunks and walls into lush canvases with plants adapted to the canopies of the rain forest... garden walls will add a layer of lush greenery and bring more wildlife to your yard... hangs from live oak trees (Quercus virginiana) in the U.S. South is an air plant, and... I make living walls that are essentially self-irrigating mounts with catch basins... California? I live in CA and would love to have some of these in my outdoor space, probably..."
8 Beautiful Ideas for Floating Shelves
Get clean-lined storage and display on walls, over windows and in nooks using versatile floating shelving
"display on walls, over windows and in nooks using versatile floating shelving... to the wall without visible brackets — are sleek, chic and so versatile. From filling... For the living wall?... Some very nice ideas but there is one problem with floating... behind the wall finish and the horizontal leg juts out from the wall - not a good design... These are live edge wood attached to the studs with pocket screws. Top shelves are drilled..."