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Houzz Tour: A Penobscot Bay Renovation
"island in Mid-Coast Maine. My uncle's family has been visiting the island for three... lives in Mid-Coast Maine, I was totally excited to see this ideabook today! Love it... also from Mid-Coast Maine and think that your aunt and uncle hit the Maine coast style... nautical sconces brighten up the room meant for grandchildren. The guest room has an... c ChicModern Cabin DecorCozy Cabin Decor An old floating dock now serves as a deck..."
Houzz Tour: Small Changes Earn a Top Green Rating
Remodeling for energy efficiency and sustainability within a quaint town's codes wins LEED platinum certification for a midcentury home
"the 21st century by making it safe and energy efficient," the architect says. "We've... on the mid-century modern style. A lovely home. So many of the mid-century gems... with the mid-century modern flair. I'm curious type of flooring was used and what are... of the modern comforts while preserving a home built of simple wood stud construction..."
Houzz Tour: A Seattle Remodel Channels Palm Springs
Indoor and outdoor living merge atypically in this Pacific Northwest home, thanks to California-style updates
"annual Modernism Week. One of the things they all love about Palm Springs is the... some nice mid century elements and i am very impressed that an original Eileen Gray table... this very modern house a Craftsman? I'm no expert, but i see the craftsmen in this house... love most modern houses. I absolutely love craftsmen homes though. I like the landscaping... Nice modern house, but I'm having trouble seeing Craftsman details. Maybe they are..."
Guest Picks: Diamonds Are a Home’s Best Friend
Take a shine to the glamour and geometric appeal of the classic gem with diamond artwork, fabrics and accessories
"up in modern design. I particularly love the more graphic varieties, like the print... This sconce looks almost exactly like a bright, shiny diamond when illuminated.... preppy, modern vibe that fits a kids’ space, chic closet or family room. Here is another... This bold sconce made from copper tubing can hold a plant or a candle, or it can just..."
Houzz Tour: New Life for a Historic Georgia Fixer-Upper
"interior for modern life. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: A couple and a baby girl born... update to modern sensibilities. You've managed it perfectly! Absolutely gorgeous all... rustic and modern together. Very nice transformation with excellent details. This is... coziness and modernity without being rigid, and would allow for personal touches. Harmonious... demands of modern living is most admirable. Kudos to you all. Breath-taking. Kudos..."
6 Ways to Get a Decorated Room You'll Both Love
Blending two different design styles? These decorating strategies will help you harmonize without compromising a successful result
"l and modern, to help couples develop a style based on compromise. But that was only... traditional or modern — there will always be personal nuances that slightly alter every space... kitsch with mid-century modern in a living room? I have a nice clean lined buffet , with... where modern is softened with the oriental rug - I love modern, but not the coldness... appreciate modern minimalism but my husband is not bothered by snaking wires for multitudes..."
Houzz Tour: Luxurious and Comfortable Lake House
"purchase this modern home. Their next move was to bring in designer Mark Cravotta to help... house as "modern, but pretty commercial in its finish-out. The first order of business... on the mid-century modern bandwagon, but this is done right and I would have no problem... leveled for modern McMansions (that are totally missing the lake-feeling design) I dissent... super modern "space-age" space and turning it into something that could become "home..."
My Houzz: Hip, Historic Victorian in Santa Cruz
"with a modern lifestyle," she says. By combining her love for thrifted and repurposed... of her modern family. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Suna Lock, her two children... decorate my mid century with the same spirit! I am inspired! Love the re-purposed lavatory... touches and modern accessories. After two years of Houzz, this one wins my "best ever"... that the modern design has a place to shine too. nice &lovely very beautiful house i..."
Color Your World With Otomi Embroidery
Splash your rooms with the colorful goodness of this Mexican patterned fabric, for a dose of cheer on even a rainy day
"crisp, modern look. You can pair Otomi fabric with modern lines, colors and sensibilities... traditional or mid century interiors. I have many colors and can ship just fabric around... white modern box. Otomi fabric on modern chairs.... heavenly modern ethnic loveliness. My vibrant blue Otomi pillows against my yellow velvet... would be a modern beauty. This vibrant collection of Otomi throw pillows is stunning against..."
Unwind in an Enclosed Garden Sanctuary — Outdoors or In
Refresh your spirits amid the beauty of a walled garden or an interior courtyard designed with thoughtful plantings
"of 20th-century Arts and Crafts gardens. The ideas behind the enclosed garden are... atrium in a mid-century home in California. We kept the planting simple and sculptural... Beach-Modern-modern-patio-los-angeles I would really appreciate any suggestions on... appreciate modern as well as woodland and traditional. The answer in my mind lies in lines... the 8th century to defend the city below and must have been a cold, austere place..."
Go for Baroque for a Vivacious, Colorful Garden
Give your landscape a sumptuous feel with over-the-top hues, bright accessories and container arrangements as wild as can be
"in 17th-century Italy before spreading to the rest of Europe, where it influenced painting... over the centuries and I think, like Frank Organ, that in the modern sense, baroque... in the Mid-Atlantic as a summer annual. These pictures are from gardens in Northern... in a modern sense to describe the over dramatization of the color blending ? When... seventeenth century Italian gardens, when you talk about "highly organized and complex..."
Explore the Art of Light and Dark in Design
Play with dramatic contrast, the art of chiaroscuro, to add depth and interest to your architecture and interiors
Discover a Hobbit House Fit for Bilbo Baggins
Part art studio, part guesthouse and all charm, this imaginative Colorado cottage looks like it grew right out of the earth
"turn-of-the-century cottage,” says one of the owners. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here:... work, the mid-stream design changes, the extensive masonry work and the "imported" beams... 21st. century reality, stick with it, and enjoy it. Appreciation for the stripped-down... there are modern day ones just because they can---someone not that far away from me is... Rustic and modern and cosy and charming (albeit the ladder is a little scary). We also..."
My Houzz: Loving Efforts Restore a 1787 Farmhouse
Careful attention to original details preserves and revives a vacant New England home with a considerable history
"home's 18th-century beauty. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: David Ferrini and Barry... having a modern feel. Great job. STUNNING!!! Just beautirul, and it looks much bigger... melding of modern and old -very well done. I just wondered if it is hard to heat with... making it modern yet keeping the 1700s feel to it at the same time. I'm so glad this... of the modern conveniences. Absolutely perfect. An amazing and interesting redo..."
My Houzz: A Paean to the 1950s and '60s in Pennsylvania
With vintage furniture, a sunken den and pristine original details, this home is a true homage to midcentury style
"midcentury modern house designed by architect Irwin Stein. But it was so out of their... a 2013 modern. It's a mid century modern and they went with it. The furnishings and... our own mid century modern house 2 years ago. We always thought we were cottage style... designed Mid Century Modern home. You kept the original essence and maintained the timeless... adore mid century modern homes, and this is such an inspiring story of achieving..."