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Modern Toile: New Twists on the Classic Pattern
"defined as a pattern of regal-looking people or animals in some landscape setting, like... traditional pattern is usually featured in a single colorway — trad shades of green, red... — the pattern pops against the modern mix of rich blues, black and white. The toile... multiple patterns into a small space. You can unify two different patterns by choosing... large-scale pattern and reverse colorway (white on red) makes this toile a standout. A..."
Incorporating Bold Patterns
"unusual patterns that, by their very existence in a space, create the space. Their... unique patterns and color combinations create personalized looks and add a sort of... bold patterns add zing to a home. They show that the inhabitant is willing to go... boldness, patterns can take a space from right to very very wrong. The key is 1. choosing... right pattern 2. in the right increment 3. in the right part of the room 4. and knowing..."
Busy, Busy, Busy: Decorating with Patterns
"wall, patterns add energy to the room. There’s a limit, though. Too much pattern... about patterns. They're invigorating. Whether it’s a tiny polka-dotted teacup or... incorporating patterns into a room is easy and pretty fantastic. Here are some uses of pattern... using a pattern as a design element. The striped entry in the first photo is beautiful... to add pattern to a room. On one hand, mixed with the landscape, they almost blend..."
A Zig and a Zag: Chevron Patterns
"g Zag patterns, known as chevron patterns in more sophisticated circles, are dynamic... "Herringbone" pattern, often seen on wool suits. I do have a question about calling something... use this pattern? In the past few years I've noticed a zig zag explosion, which I credit... zigzag pattern on Flor's website -- the pattern name is "Sophistikat." http://www... repeat pattern" non? ;). Or gas retailer logo pattern. Thanks countbla, I had no..."
Houzz Tour: Color and Pattern Play in a Georgetown Townhouse
Very manly raspberry accents, offbeat wallpaper and doses of wit show a lighthearted spirit in this home for an evolving family
"with patterns and playful accents and find things that make everyone smile." Despite... color and pattern to enliven even a small space -- and with repositionable wallpaper... wallpaper pattern behind the living room sofa. "It's not boring, which fits the taste... room is a mix of old and new: The table is a hand-me-down from Liz's grandmother, the... '70s. Liz mixed old and new by pairing the vintage dresser with a colorful foo dog and..."
My Houzz: Patterns at Play in a Scotts Valley Home
A simple California tract house gets a personalized, layered look, with every last design detail thoughtfully considered
Bold Fabric Patterns Rouse Rooms
If your home is feeling a tad too sedate — and your wallet is feeling light — wake up your rooms with colorful, inexpensive fabrics
"variety of patterns in different hues of the same color, mixing small prints and larger... color and pattern. Turn up the color volume at your rectangular dining table by adding... powerful patterned runner also reduces the décor you need on top of your table.Learn... large-scale patterned fabric here is dramatic in this dining room.How-to: Head to your... a fun pattern. This one is pretty and has great colors. Pier 1 carries some fun parsons..."
Design Tips From the Countess of California Cool
"way to mix patterns, here's the rundown on outside-the-box design straight from Ms... okay to mix pattern? BB: It's okay when there’s a color or mix of colors consistent... thought out. Mixing patterns and using neutrals in fresh, unexpected ways isn't a skill... color or pattern on a piece of furniture versus staying neutral? BB: When you want... risk with pattern on major pieces. I’ve done striped sofas — even a camouflage print..."
Room of the Day: A Dreamy Dining Room in the Hamptons
Tradition gets a pleasing new twist with mixed patterns, pulled together by soft blue and heavenly white
"twist with mixed patterns, pulled together by soft blue and heavenly white... suggested they mix things up a bit. “It’s too fussy for everything to be matching perfectly... prefer to mix and match — it feels a little more casual and relaxed.”... how they mixed the lighter blue with the blue and white china! I have a large collection... used the patterned fabric on the inside backs of the guest chairs and the outside backs..."
Case Study: Wallpaper in Just About Every Room
"lead to mix wallpaper patterns, colors and applications without chaos... s new patterns, reasonable prices and easier-than-ever applications — is what's making... different pattern. Piecing together your own multicolored, multipatterned house can... very bold patterned wallpaper throughout, but I'm agree with Where, How much and What... Use your pattern as a foundation for furniture and decor that reinforce your style,..."
Houzz Tour: Boston Home Goes 'Ironic Traditional'
Masterfully mixing colorful patterns and fun-loving accents, a designer turns her traditional New England house into a spirited home
"fully mixing colorful patterns and fun-loving accents, a designer turns her traditional... use of pattern and colour are inspiring! Your house feels alive! Brilliant use of... color & pattern, but it seems to overwhelm some people. This house had a lot of both... ional mixed with a little modern furnishings= classic! Never gets outdated as opposed... colors and patterns! I like it! :-) Love this bc there are no rules, but everything..."
My Houzz: Culture and History Enrich a Traditional Montreal Home
Antiques, artwork and artifacts mix with rich colors and patterns for a family home as personal as it is approachable
"artifacts mix with rich colors and patterns for a family home as personal as it is a... books mix with antique dark wood antiques and bold colors and patterns for a look... choice mix of old and new ,and then found out that you are from Israel Osnat and iam... Moore mix.Osnat, who was born in Israel, had the large coffee table/ottoman made... furniture mixes with some passed down from Evan's parents, like the collection of paintings..."
My Houzz: Treasure Hunting Pays Off in Maryland
Artfully layered accessories and patterns plus an eclectic furniture mix make for intriguing decor with vintage flair
"s and patterns plus an eclectic furniture mix make for intriguing decor with vintage... layer of patterns and accessories. Her design experiments — as the retired teacher,... colour and pattern and I totally agree with hopingtogetfit its the evolution of a home... well. I mix and match things that I love and over time, it becomes a journey of fun... in the mixing of styles & textures. Kathy's home is beautiful! She has used such..."
My Houzz: Lighthearted Charm Boosts a 1920s Bungalow
Perk Up Your Bedding’s Personality
Nix that whole ‘bed in a bag’ thing in favor of artfully arranged separates that speak to the imagination
"surprise mixed with an invitation to comfort.” She completely echoes my philosophy... that mixing in our homes is the key to personal, welcoming, sensational interiors... want to mix your linens in a way that allows your bedroom to tell your story, share... especially mixing and matching different patterns http://www.houzz.com/photos/357729... flower in a mixed pattern) - while any bedroom that is solely for a female somehow has..."