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Home Styles: Why Postmodernism Still Matters
"ayful mix of history and irony helped pave the way for today's headline-making buildings... forms and surfaces over Modernism's abstraction, and a mixture of irony and ambiguity... historians and curators, notably in an exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum and... vism, and the plethora of contemporary buildings that can be described as pluralist... etc.), and most recently Postmodernism, a direct reaction to Modernism (yet also an..."
Sangria Hues: Punch Colors for the New Year
"rs to Mixing Reds, Melon-Orange, Pinks and Citrus Colors... With its mix of red, orange, lemon, lime, grape, melon and berry, Sangria is an example... colors and patterns love those pillows fillingspaces. i absolutely love the inspiration... Sangria, and because red is such a strong hue, people are often afraid of adding other... melon-orange and berry pink pillows actually temper the red wall color. Soft yellows are..."
My Houzz: Letting Eclectic Style Roll in New Orleans
Behind the graffiti-art exterior of a onetime rice mill, art and antiques playfully mix against a backdrop of brick
"mill, art and antiques playfully mix against a backdrop of brick... degree and moved to New Orleans to help her dad manage his antiques store, it meant... knack for mixing. She combined elegant rustic pieces with tongue-in-cheek finds to give... local art and antiques are fabulous! Thanks for sharing!! I love her bedroom and living... Love the mix! Fun Eclectic colors, Artwork. I love the historical brick walls and..."
Elements of a Modern Country Kitchen
"clutter and mix up materials for a contemporary spin on country kitchen decorating... casual and easy, no rules and no worries, and typically includes some patina somewhere... husband and I split our time between Chicago and Michigan. Five years ago we bought... Chicago and spent 3 years fixing it up. I devoured magazines and books for inspiration... our own, and we poured our heart and soul into it. Modern-country style has always been..."
Roots of Style: Colonial Monterey Sets the Stage for Unique Design
French, Spanish and English features mix in enigmatic Monterey-style architecture. Here's how to recognize this type of home
"Spanish and English features mix in enigmatic Monterey-style architecture. Here's how... doors and windows while others have Spanish tile and rustic wood shutters. It appears... seen them and they appear familiar. There is an unusual small balcony hanging over the... French and English all at once. What is this charming but enigmatic type of abode... Spanish and Mexican rule. Houses of that era were built with adobe bricks covered..."
Create a Fire-Safe Garden — With Style
"well-planned mix of plants, materials and open space... county and/or local fire safety guidelines, and then look for creative design solutions... county and state likely have similar guidelines and plant lists. With a little legwork... temperatures and bone-dry fuel in our wildlands. As we watch firestorms rage across other... strategy and select plant material from the Santa Barbara Fire Department's High Fire... legwork and some thought, you should be able to create a firesafe, water-efficient..."
Great Color Palettes: 8 Hot Bedroom Color Schemes
"mild or a mix of both with warm and cozy hues in your bedroom... mood, and warm shades of red, orange and yellow make us feel happy and energized... eight warm and inviting bedrooms, along with sample color and material palettes inspired... warm hues and use them as accents against cooler neutrals. If you live someplace that... cool and rainy for long periods at a time (I'm looking at you, Seattle!), then layering..."
Houzz Tour: Design Secrets from a Dallas Model Home
"How to Mix Colors, Find Bargains, Create Great Tablescapes and More... layout and a resultant, "Yes please, I would like to move in tomorrow. And can I keep... bedding and window treatments, carefully curated accessories, a beautiful open layout... look, and I mean that as a compliment! Interior designer Cristi Holcombe is here... splurge and where to save, how to approach a tablescape, where to pick up some great..."
My Houzz: Impulsiveness Works for Work-at-Home Texans
Handmade furniture, impulse buys and hand-me-downs mix beautifully in the home of two wedding photographers
"impulse buys and hand-me-downs mix beautifully in the home of two wedding photographers... textiles and pottery — has a certain impulsiveness. “If we love it, we buy it and find... Rocky and Sara Garza and their goldendoodle, Samson Location: Oak Cliff neighborhood... Rocky and Sara Garza are fairly impulsive people. They moved four times in the past... father-in-law and set out to build almost every piece of furniture they would need, including..."
Houzz Tour: Pattern-Happy Personality in Los Angeles
Bland design defaults didn't scare this owner; she used color, prints and quirky mixes to turn them on their head
"prints and quirky mixes to turn them on their head... pattern and texture. Now hand-drawn patterns and vintage wallpaper adorn the walls... walls and cookie-cutter materials turned out to be a dream come true for Ariane Bartosh... designer and painter used the space as a blank canvas on which to showcase her love... walls and colorful, quirky furniture fills the apartment with unmistakable personality... table and the fluffy rug. Love all of the mix of colors and patterns throughout..."
Houzz Tour: Northwest Home with a Mountain View
"couple mixes old and new in their dream home in Lake Oswego... owners Joan and Nick Johnson a breathtaking view of Mt. Hood and Oswego Lake. "We get up... morning, and we sit outside and we watch the sun rise," says Joan. Designed by architect... Nick and Joan had their dream home built five years ago this month. The home sits... here: Nick and Joan Johnson Location: Lake Oswego, Oregon Size: 7,000 sq. ft., three-story..."
My Houzz: Northwest Beach House with Secondhand Flair
"items and salvaged materials mix with modern touches to create a cozy ocean-view... Kathy and David Sandefur and their pug, Tybalt Location: Ocean Shores, Washington... Kathy and David Sandefur built a beach house by Ocean Shores, Washington, for weekend... getaways and a permanent home after retirement. The plans were purchased, but with creative... items and homemade pieces, the house is very much their own creation. The Sandefurs..."
My Houzz: Colorful Victorian in San Luis Obispo
A newlywed couple in Southern California mixes new with old, letting their love and creativity bloom in a Victorian rental
"California mixes new with old, letting their love and creativity bloom in a Victorian... Ashley and Kenny Channer combined their styles as husband and wife for the first time... modern and colorful home. Houzz at Glance Who lives here: Kenneth and Ashley Channer... Kenny and Ashley are also creatives at heart. Their fresh aesthetics come to life... simple and perfect! Love it ~ comfortable and charming!! A series of close ups of..."
10 Expert Tips for Growing Edibles in Containers
Get glorious veggies and fruits on your patio with a pro’s guidance — including his personal recipe for potting mix
"veggies and fruits on your patio with a pro’s guidance — including his personal recipe... containers, and in some cases even prefer them. For gardeners with poor soil, or no soil... consultant and edible-garden designer Steve Masley shares 10 great tips to growing the... cooler, and hold in more water, a good organic potting mix, and as much water as the... cheaper and easier to just buy a bagged mix and tweak the drainage. I usually do 50-80..."
My Houzz: Casual Elegance in a California Beach Home
An interior designer mixes neutral hues and classic furnishings in her beach-inspired design 'laboratory'
"designer mixes neutral hues and classic furnishings in her beach-inspired design 'l... kitchen and bathrooms and giving the exterior and floors a much-needed face-lift. But... Interiors and her husband, Richard Goodhue, first walked down the steps of their dated... trees and just moments from the beach in Rio Del Mar, California. Gail says, "I... odhue and Richard Goodhue Location: Rio Del Mar, California Size: 2,500 square feet;..."