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Design Workshop: Natural Wood Siding Minus the Maintenance
"home’s design aesthetic makes good environmental, economic and design sense. The homes... ects, designers and homeowners go to great lengths to keep the weather out of buildings... " We designed a house with mahogany windows, cedar shingles on walls and roof, stone... that are designed to look old by pulling down tree branches, etc. In a way, a respect... product design. And please don't use any bleach or other substances to even the aging..."
8 Ways to Break Design Rules in 2012
"rules of design. Often these rules are shaped by current trends and what we repeatedly... see on design websites and in shelter magazines. We may have even adopted rules based... on the design style of people who we know. But sometimes rules are meant to be broken... line in design that if done effectively, creates a sense of personal style with timeless... principles in design. Some of these rooms break the rules, for sure, but feel over done,..."
Unexpected Materials: Designing with Rope
"throughout the design. Of course this started me on a hunt for images of how the designers... their designs. It reminded me of The Hillside House, a house we featured in our Marin... by the design of these light fixtures that I saw in a coffee shop in San Francisco... on the wall. Currently I have an ugly plastic cover on a metal curved handrail that... to the design. It's a brilliant idea when you have an unsightly cord to cover! ...."
Live Boldly In Your Home Design Choices
"these designers, then take a chance and test out a bold new design of your own.... bold design choices will truly make a home your own. Get inspiration from these... upper walls, you can fill them with related paintings on the one side, and two huge... entire wall. These colored bottles are simple and muted, but the bold design choice... more bold design. A great custom piece like this lets you exercise your creativity, but..."
Prefab Homes Expand Modern Design's Reach
"architects design prefabricated dwellings they call "modern modular," influenced by the... modular design works and see what the book offers.... used to design highly efficient EPS walls and houses that were modular with design... these designs! Hello, Nice blog. The designs are excellent. I think these are some... I'm a designer in the Texas area, I've design in Houston, San Antonio, Corpus and... all the designs I've seen are quite expensive...cost per square foot more than a local..."
Design Practice: Setting Up Your Studio
Learn from an architect how to create a workspace that fuels your business and feeds you inspiration
"beautifully designed studio space be an excuse for not taking the necessary steps to open... house designs and off-grid designs and the plans are emailed along with 3D models... light and design. I really want to say thanks for this ever so inspiring article. I... process of designing new office space. I will keep the following snippet in plain sight... trade only design center, and the slight premium far outweighs, for me, the expense of..."
Design Workshop: Connecting Our Built and Unbuilt Worlds
Renderings of an unbuilt project in California show how using place to inspire architecture is worth getting right
"because home design often prioritizes functional requirements above all else. But what... home’s design was derived from the unique place where you live rather than simply... century design but celebrates how far design and technology has come in only 50 fifty... to the walls will yield head whacking. Where this design succeeds is also where it... house was designed for is not suitable in an urban setting. Where does everyone go when..."
Design Dilemma: How Do I Get a 5th Avenue Style?
"we're design twins separated at birth; we like the same exact things — let's be Interweb... tropical design is Martinique wallpaper: timeless, graphic and made famous by The Beverly... talented designer, Garrison Hullinger of Garrison Hullinger Interior Design. We're... on the wall is not fabric, nor wallpaper, but a custom stencil designed by Garrison... UMMM..the design sophistication is oh so yummy!! Happy New year!..."
Kitchen Design: Bringing Restaurant Style Home
"me as a designer—it's the atmosphere, energy and conviviality of restaurants that I... interior design is based on—that attempt to create a mood or feeling in a room? Here... with no wall or ceiling space? They take up every nook and cranny in the kichen.... picture to design dilemmas and I'll see if i can make a suggestion. We have a bar pot... discussion. Designing a kitchen as if it were a restaurant is a great way for clients to..."
Sophisticated And Fun: Good Design Can Be Both
""younger" design styles in order to have a sophisticated home. It is possible to have... The red wall, the contemporary desk and the cool art... fun! Ish & Chi's studio is... these designs have elements in common with our own. Here are a few samples: http... single red wall and those awesome images that we see. I think this combination of smart... smart design choices with fun elements is what being grown up is really about for me..."
Design Around The World: Hawaii
Design Details: Tiled Fireplace Surrounds
"fireplace design seem absolutely limitless. A few weeks ago I started an ideabook about... on the wall behind! Stove is black No more tile left of the burnt red color just had... Without this design move, the actual fireplace would just be a floating box in the wall... chocolate walls. Arts and Crafts Era homes often included a tile border, as well as carved... bold tile design draws attention to the fireplace. Square checks in shades of green..."
Gender-Neutral Nursery Design
"up on design ideas for just such parents. The obvious starting point is to steer... all good design tactics for baby boys or girls.... three walls were faux-finished in a pale sky blue. Furnishings are primary colors... Neutral wall paint in light tones work well as a background for accessories with pops... on the wall and abstract art provide good inspiration. A blue and orange color palette..."
Design Workshop: Playing With Fire
"common design elements essential for their operation, each of which has size requirements... modern design and traditional design will stand the test of time and find many to... fireplace designs I discovered while attending design school. Neat to scroll through... brilliant: By designing at the extremes rather than the vast middle ground, we establish... architects or designers depicted have thought to include a suitable spot for storing wood..."
Design Workshop: Getting a Feel for Steel
"e and design today. And steel happens to be one of the materials most outwardly... colours and design make it unique. Truly awesome article!!! :) Great to have steel explained... white wall is a minimalist's delight. Also love the 'origami' example and the contrast... agree! We design and hand craft fire bowl furnishings using hot rolled steel and cast... is to design in 3D, print them in 3D as well to obtain models using the traditional..."