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Fabulous Fireplaces Heat Up the Modern Home
"living room aglow with these 8 sleek but inviting designs... and chic modern design (think clean lines and unexpected touches). But just because... space is modern doesn't mean it can't be warm and inviting. These eight rooms are grounded... of the room. Most of these designs are custom, but many of the ideas can be easily... fireplace design. A fireplace adds warmth to a space and creates an ideal place for gathering..."
Houzz Tour: A Modern Addition Joins a Historic California Home
Two design pros give their century-old home extra breathing room while boosting its energy efficiency
"Two design pros give their century-old home extra breathing room while boosting its... interior design at DES Architects + Engineers; and their 2 sons Location: Historic Niles... with the modern addition.The design/material configuration of the modern addition was... not my design aesthetic, I like it better than most modern designs I've seen. Awareness... clean and modern design sensibility. It tells me that I can create the home of my dreams..."
Design Dilemma: How Do I Modernize My Cedar Walls?
"ft high room with smooth red cedar stained walls. How can I stain or paint the walls... totally that modern-slash-gray decorator dude. Plus, I'm at the tail end of doing the same... did my room and I think it looks very modern.... give the room a luxurious traditional look. It looked wonderful with beige and coffee... change to a room. I love the slate stain on the cedar bedroom wall. Bronze accessories... in this room. The bedding could be bright or understated. stephaniecornell: While..."
East Meets West: Adding Asian Design to a Modern Home
"Asian design techniques into our homes to assist us in creating that balance. Just... every room and creating a sacred space for meditation. Others seek to bring a more... to any room is to use decorative folding screens. Here are a couple that I feature... to home design. This room here shows how you can have a lot of different items in one... entire room of your home as a meditation and relaxation space. This large room has..."
Design Icons: Thomas Dolliver Church
"define a modern era in home and garden design... traditional designer and the first great modern designer." Church was instrumental in pushing... time to study modern art and the works of Le Corbusier and Alvar Aalto. He learned... guide his designs. More icons of design... conic modern landscape architect Garrett Eckbo described Thomas Dolliver Church as... into the modern movement. His first gig was a terraced garden for his mother, a project..."
Kids' Study Spaces Earn High Marks
Eliminate excuses for ditching homework with a well-designed, personalized space for your kids to hit the books
"a well-designed, personalized space for your kids to hit the books... their study area. It’s hard to make it as tantalizing as a sunny backyard, but there... a real study/work area should be designed. Plenty of room to stretch out and work... craft room! These are fantastic. Here's ours. These are such great organization... tips! The rooms are so inviting and fun! http://blog.17thandRiggs.com... special study room. Having a personal escape may encourage them to spend time in it..."
Case Study: The Fearless Approach to Bold Color
Bland has no place in this San Diego home. See how the designer uses vivid hues with cohesiveness and without overwhelming
"how the designer uses vivid hues with cohesiveness and without overwhelming... erior designer Kristy Kropat's favorite color is orange — and raspberry, and lime... in her designs. "I am a risk taker, but most people don't like to take risks in... unique design, you need to push yourself out of the box sometimes." Kropat definitely... sense of design (I'm a graphic designer) than if I were to organize by color. While..."
Prefab Homes Expand Modern Design's Reach
"architects design prefabricated dwellings they call "modern modular," influenced by the... affordable modern houses. Modern Modular, a new book from Princeton Architectural Press... their modern modular design works and see what the book offers.... ultra-modern they are and seem more designed for northern climates. I'm in Texas... NOT for "modern design" reasons---in 1976 in Mexico and the idea never left me. Sturdy..."
Steel-Framed Windows Leap Forward Into Modern Designs
With a mild-mannered profile but super strength, steel-framed windows are champions of design freedom
"architectural design. Then, with lighter and stronger steel replacing cast iron, windows... materials, designs and finishes, these windows are undergoing a resurgence.... front" modern type of design. Frames are fabricated in Painted Steel, Solid Bronze... With all design, it is of course finding that compromise between good design, and desirable... little 'room' for the insulation, no? But then again there is a Swiss company called..."
Modern Design Meets Traditional Forms
"anything designed by an architect is outside "the compass of the vernacular." Yet... early modern architects wanting to abandon neoclassical architecture) and sustainability... contend that designing with the vernacular as a guide leads to responsible green buildings)... provides modern comforts within traditional forms. What follows are examples that... concrete, the rooms are so warm, inviting, comforting... obviously colors were carefully..."
Hope for the Future: Lessons From Midcentury Modern Design
"mid-century modernism. With true lightness and joy, these houses express a genuine optimism... mid-century modern spirit and combine it with today's more sustainable and efficient processes... Post Modernism ushered in a sort of design dark ages. The virtues of honesty and... modular design, created by 2012 ICFF winning designer, Eric Pfeiffer of San Francisco... about good design, they are all about excess. They are the architectural equivalent of..."
Design Icons: Le Corbusier, Pioneer of Modern Architecture
'Prolific' and 'influential' don't do him justice. Learn about the legendary architect and MoMA's new Le Corbusier exhibition here
"Museum of Modern Art in New York City (Le Corbusier: An Atlas of Modern Landscapes, June... childs room ? Rudolph Schindler's Lovell Beach House in 1926 is much more intreging... the free design of the ground plan, the horizontal window and the free design of the... Must-Know Modern Homes The neoclassical design departed from the traditional architecture... tackling the design of cities. His influence stems from his architecture, ideas and ambitions..."
Design Lessons From a Modern New Bathroom
"empty room? Okay. That was the state of the room when Oakwood took over. As stated... privacy room for the toilet. Do like all of the finishes in room. hi srgerova, a bidet... Beautiful room. Finally found the photo of my makeover. Hope you can see them okay. Looking... century modern 10x 10 bathroom and am interested in a corner combination shower jacuzzi... in this design style too! - Mandi @ Dura http://www.houzz.com/photos/4466551/Dura..."
Wood for Good Modern Design
Minimalist doesn't have to mean cold. Add life, warmth and beauty to your modern interiors with the help of wood
"to your modern interiors with the help of wood... clean and modern lines of minimalist design. When contrasted against shiny metal, stone... interior design over the past few years because they work wonders when combined with... be. Our designer used handscraped wood in our contemporary design which warmed up the... Architectural Design work featured in Interior Design Magazine. Thanks Katya for the reminder... across the rooms during the day highlighting the grain and reflecting a golden warm sheen..."
Ribbon Windows: Openness, Privacy and Cool, Modern Design
"5) Free design of the facade. These interrelated design considerations were responses... Points of Modern Architecture: 1) Supports, or pilotis; 2) Roof gardens; 3) Free design... statement for modern architecture. Decades later, ribbon windows are a fairly common element... element in modern and contemporary houses. To be considered as extensions of Le Corbusier's... examples of modern/ribbon windows... by some spectacular architects!..."