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Your Kitchen: Mix Wood and Painted Finishes
"Mixing different types of natural wood in a home is a tough business. At the very... spaces that mix painted finishes with natural woods. In kitchen remodeling, where a lot... natural wood, I just need a bit of contrast in my life. That's why I gravitate toward... like to mix it up a bit to give the space a more layered and collected feel. Here are... break up wood overload. wow...love that...We mixed wood and yellow in our own kitchn..."
How to Mix Wood Furniture Finishes
Furniture doesn't need to match to look good; add character and charm to your home with mismatched — but complementary — tones
"ways to mix woods in your own place.... can I mix different finishes together in the same room?" Let's say you have accumulated... varied wood tones. These spaces may be considered eclectic, and they are full of... wonderful mix of styles and textures is wonderful. I have an odd mix of furnishings... Can you mix different wood floors in the same house with an open floor plan. I have... replace with wood however I will likely not be able to match it to the wood already in the..."
Mix and Match Kitchen Materials for a Knockout Design
Give your kitchen unexpected flavor by combining wood, stone, glass and more. Here’s how to get the mix right
"combining wood, stone, glass and more. Here’s how to get the mix right... about mixing and matching. Experienced chefs often love to break away from that ho-hum... Like warm wood. Dark floor White or natural wood cabinets and marble countertops will... rough-sawn wood beams, brick, and rich warm wood floors will add a nice contrast. Also... designers mix two kinds of wood species with their cabinetry... Here is a great example..."
The Unmatched Kitchen: Mixing Finishes With Style
"idea of mixing cabinetry finishes in a kitchen design has gained a lot of appeal in... bank. Mixing finishes requires a bit of planning, but when it's done well, even with... uses of mixed finishes in a variety of styles:... love the mixing and am going to do this in the house I'm building. Are you mixing wood... with a wood tone? That Koning Eizenberg kitchen is beautiful. Also love those bright... already mix finishes in my current kitchen (same surface, but base cabinets are white..."
"table? Mix it up by selecting two or more styles of chairs and begin inviting the... in the mix is also a great way to achieve this unexpected and often eclectic look... favorite is mixing chairs and benches, which are so functional, and even mixing wood, metal... look, and mixing seating seems to be such a trend. I like mixing styles and using pieces... Love mixing it up! I adore this concept... this is my favourite one so far......"
Exterior Materials Mix It Up
Rarely does a single material cover a whole home. Check out these architectural designs that meld exterior finishes beautifully
"materials mix with others to create varied palettes. This ideabook takes that mix of... exteriors: wood, metal, glass, stucco, fiber cement, brick. Isolating these materials... vertical wood planks continue from the front. The impression is that the wood volume... covered in wood siding in a natural finish, but at this inside corner it meets corrugated... against the wood. The Napa Ledge House similarly has a bay window expressed as a separate..."
Mix and Match Your Kitchen Cabinet Styles
"between wood or painted cabinets, or whether they should be light or dark? Pick both... kitchen. Mixing and matching cabinet finishes and colors is one of my favorite things... Example 2) Mix a dark tone wood, in a white kitchen, just to warm it up - white kitchens... We mixed our kitchen up with blonde oak on the kitchen island and white cabinetry... idea of mixing colors and textures, whether minimalist, contemporary, transitional..."
Style Mix: Organic Glam
Modern Home Exteriors Turn a Corner With Mixed Materials
Breaking free from monochromatic monotony, exteriors with different materials on the sides create interest in an unexpected way
"Think of wood siding or brick or even glass; if it's on the front, most likely it's... with a wood structure. The wood creates a huge impact! If we need more information... add some wood to my siding to enhance the lines ofmy midcentury home. I would love to... look of wood but endure the range of climates we experience in Ontario Canada. Please... narrow wood strip on the right. The narrow wood strip makes the shift between wood..."
Houzz Tour: Mixing It Up in a Century-Old Edwardian
Different eras, patterns and textures mingle beautifully in a Canadian interior designer's home and 'design lab'
"Painting wood makes such a huge difference...lovely. More goes with painted wood than... to see wood furniture restored rather than painted if the wood's in decent shape (oak... natural wood. I wonder if it is more an issue of their taste than the "dark" wood... "washed" woods and white walls. Beautiful transformation! I appreciate the creativity... painted wood in the entryway. It brightens things up so much and I think the details..."
How to Mix Metal Finishes in the Kitchen
Leave matchy-matchy to the catalogs and let your kitchen's personality shine with a mix of metals for hardware and fixtures
"with a mix of metals for hardware and fixtures... beautiful mixed-metal kitchen could feature copper sconces and pendants, oil-rubbed bronze... lots of mixing going on. It' mixed, but the beachy style brings it all together,... easily mix things up like that but I just can't. My house is oil-rubbed bronze from... balance when mixing metals. Perhaps, a dance of the eyes when viewing the total effect.... Mixing 3 different metal in 3 different areas where the eye can dance up and down..."
Mix Pillow Patterns Like a Pro: 17 Foolproof Themes
"pattern mixes for a sofa, chair or bed bursting with liveliness... ideas for mixing pillow patterns using a variety of themes. Once you’ve seen how it’s... patterns and mix them liberally. Anxiety should dissipate soon after!... with a mix of patterns using some old tablecloths I have. We just got 14" of snow... how to mix pattern and color Ugh, I hate karate chopped pillows. If you don't sew... lovely mixes in this article too. I tend to go for silver ,grey, black and white..."
Houzz Tour: Unusual Mixes of Old and New in Texas
"all the mixing :-) I love the use of reclaimed wood, it really warms up the interior... love the mix of old and new and mixing styles. Really fabulous job, and I love the... exposed wood in this home, usually it makes it so dark. Looks like they really had... kind of a mix is done right, it looks effortless. This is beautiful. Simply beautiful... muse for mixing modern with traditional. Love this home. Please come build me one in..."
How to Mix Metal Finishes in the Bathroom
Make a clean break with one-dimensional bathroom finishes by pairing nickel, silver and bronze hardware and fixtures
"kitchen with mixed-metal finishes, it got me wondering if the mixing of metal finishes is... bathroom. Mixing metals adds intrigue and dimension. My idea of a perfect bathroom... When mixed well, it adds settle interest. I like mixing metals. We did a recent... about mixing chrome with oil rubbed bronze? I mixed finishes in our master bath... prefer mixed metals in the bathroom. It's a small space and when everything is the..."
Style Mix: Contemporary Cottage
"a mod mix of your favorite sleek and natural decor... Style Mix: Organic GlamStyle Mix: Happy PrepPatina Style... two-toned wood combination modernizes this quaint cottage bedroom. Accessories featuring... pendant mix with woven baskets in the same shape. Clapboard cabin walls are calmed..."