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Room of the Day: Modern Cottage Style for a Sunny Breakfast Nook
"affinity for modernism. But before she hired interior designer Meghan Shadrick, she had... century modern furnishings are similar to the furniture I had and loved. One question... last "in style"...I AM a mid-century antique! ;-) Looks great! I have a setup in my... developed modern cottage.” The style skillfully blends old and new with colorful elements... really room for a table and chairs, access to the back door was impeded, and people..."
Dip a Toe Into Modern Nautical Style
Leave the fishing nets and the wooden sea captain to the clam shacks. Create a beautiful, modern nautical room without a single anchor
"beautiful, modern nautical room without a single anchor... easy, go modern, and your house can be as fresh as a sea breeze. OK, no more corny... examples of modern nautical done right.... it..... Modern Furniture Yes, that lighthouse has been gone and the room has changed... It's modern and authentic all at once. Just look at this understated cutie. A single... white room create a nautical feel without being too obvious about it. A dinner bell..."
Guest Picks: 18 Modern Laundry Conveniences With Farmhouse Style
Go for a cottage look in your laundry room with charming pieces that will keep you from dragging out the washboard
"laundry room with charming pieces that will keep you from dragging out the washboard... farmhouse-style laundry room. These things are simple and rugged, but also charming and... can have modern functionality! Here are some examples of great pieces for a hardworking... laundry room is my next room to freshen up! Painting the walls my favorite BM autumn... laundry room is definitely the next room to glam up! The 'Retro Enamel' set from http://www..."
Roots of Style: Midcentury Styles Respond to Modern Life
See how postwar lifestyles spawned a range of styles, including minimalist traditional, ranch, split level and modern shed. What's next?
"range of styles, including minimalist traditional, ranch, split level and modern shed... of one style are often adapted to another entirely different style. Some styles might... other styles were all developed throughout this period. The following styles were... influenced by modern design theory and new ideas for how modern families wanted to live.... unique styles of residential design before World War II, it was not until the mid-20th..."
Houzz Tour: Seaside Shingle Style Gets Modern Edge
Scandinavian design gives a traditional home in Massachusetts fresh energy and flexible space for visiting family
"Scandinavian modern aesthetics for a traditional shingle-style home *Keeping the house... pass from room to room." Houzz at a Glance Location: North Shore of Boston Size: 5... shingle-style home did not have such a great location on the ocean, they probably would... new and modern." The challenges for Verbridge included: *Reconfiguring the warren... small rooms, tiny or nonexistent closets and outdated bathrooms *Adapting Scandinavian..."
My Houzz: Modern Style and Abstract Art Intertwine in Amsterdam
Original 19th-century details connect a home with its past, while renovations open up clean, modern spaces
"square rooms. So the first thing we did was tear down the walls to open up the space... The more modern layout gave way to open spaces and opportunities to highlight Leeser’s... t and modern art pieces. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Michiel Leeser, his daughter... dressing room, workspace and roof terrace... Dutch style at its best! Love this well appointed Dutch style home! Aura Crystal... charming modern space. Beautiful designing.. I am in love Love it! What a great house..."
10 Vibrant Midcentury Modern Living Rooms
If you still think midcentury modern has to be Soviet-era stark, these colorful, playful and even cozy living rooms will open your eyes
"midcentury modern has to be Soviet-era stark, these colorful, playful and even cozy living... living rooms will open your eyes... midcentury modern can be a little, well, stark at times. At its best it is filled with... favorite styles. Great ideas here to slightly modernize and warm up the style - I love... midcentury modern design. I have a basement full of inherited modern pieces just waiting... century modern. It takes the home owner back to a simpler time and in this busy world..."
Sourcebook: Midcentury Modern Style
Love the streamlined shapes and retro appeal of midcentury furniture and accessories? Here's where to find them
"other styles that I think every room could use one midcentury modern piece. While... ntury modern has become an iconic style with timeless appeal. It mixes so well with... So Your Style Is: Midcentury Modern... atomic style at the local vintage shop for less than $100. These suggestions will... century modern style so much that I made it my profession! you can find authentic period... a hot style right now. I think a little goes a long way. See more mid-century modern..."
Houzz Tour: 1950s Hilltop Home Gets a Dose of Modern Style
"each main room. A master suite was added to the top floor, and Baker gave the home a... rustic, modern and retro-inspired décor. The view of the blue sky, the endless ocean... Sofa, Room & Board Console: Anders Media Cabinet, Room & Board Armchairs:... clean and modern kitchen is one of Baker's favorite rooms in the house. "I love how the... and less modern. A combination helped marry the two styles." Stove: 30-inch Viking..."
Modern Southwestern Style Wrangles Fall Flair
Break from the outdated, seasonally inappropriate herd with harvest colors and rich references, and nary a hide in sight
"try this style from these 11 beautiful rooms.... Modern Southwestern interiors continue to make waves in the design world this season... of our room design photos to your article! Don't know how we missed seeing this when... great room have dark teal carpet. I am changing to hardwood and am thinking of Kahrs... minimalist, modern foyer. Archaeologists have found baskets in the Southwest that... otherwise modern bedroom. Featuring red and yellow tail feathers, these arrows in a..."
Houzz Tours: Parisian Modern Style for a San Francisco Flat
"mixes with modern furnishings in a newly open Edwardian home... small rooms to a light-filled family dwelling. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here:... one big room. I like a messy room you can close off. Not much back support with the... all the rooms so they probably have a media room. and now please let me know where... "Paris style apt" or 'Parisian apt style" and you'll see exactly what defines that... Great style and I adore the sofa. I love the light over the dining room table. Can..."
Houzz Tour: Modern Shingle Style in Utah
"love of modern style and the wife's love for more of a cottage look. Salt Lake City... family room. "The trick was to incorporate modern elements in warmer and more comfortable... But the modern style does not appeal to me at all. Too cold and boring. nice working... living room. The rectilinear and curvilinear forms throughout the house compliment... care for 'modern' but I really like this house! I guess because it is not so stark like..."
Guest Picks: Earthy Modern Style for Small Spaces
Simple color schemes and streamlined furniture make for a small-space design that visually expands and soothes
"living room and beyond, it's important to keep the style and color scheme consistent... midcentury modern–style pieces with warm, earthy accents is an easy and appealing look... describe my style--"earthy modern"--love it! thanks Laura. I got the same $575 wooden... chic and modern space like this is primed for a warm, rich hue. I would paint one accent... enough room) for a bigger coffee table, I say go for it. It's lovely to be able to..."
Basement of the Week: Modern Style Converts an Empty Concrete Box
From raw wasteland to fab living, sleeping and storage space, this snazzy basement now covers all the angles
"living room: a space where they could hang out together, where they could entertain... large room will be a TV room, gym. The smaller space will be two bedrooms. The space... "Den/TV room" to us. We installed faux brick/paneling, added area rugs to the cement... living room upstairs. With a coffee table and a side chair and of course a TV, we... laundry room and workroom sections we did not renovate. It was nice and cool in the..."
How to Get Midcentury Modern Style Today
Use the building blocks of midcentury modern design to create a new version for your own life and style
"midcentury modern design to create a new version for your own life and style... ntury modern style has only continued to gain fans in recent years, and the trend... midcentury style and would love to know more about it, this ideabook can help. Here we’ll... of the style, touch on key designers and finish with some tips on shopping for vintage... with this style, and what I wouldn't give today for Mom's Danish modern family room set..."