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When Mother Nature Meets Your Modern Nature
Longing for a cabin feel that suits your modern tastes? Here are some ingredients for the perfect aesthetic blend
"cabin feel that suits your modern tastes? Here are some ingredients for the perfect... blends naturally. Here are a few key details that create this unexpected aesthetic... look and feel like driftwood. http://www.houzz.com/projects/324554/Weathered-Wood... looks natural, and comfortable. Another thing I like about the style is, it does... and the feeling of new and modern. I was beginning to think the bulk of America wanted..."
Nature’s Color Wisdom: Lessons on Lavender From the Great Outdoors
Pluck some lavender hues for the home and watch tranquility — and maybe even a little magic — take hold
"evokes feelings of peace, serenity and even a bit of magic. Let’s explore this color... lens of nature and find fresh ways of using it at home.... calming feel. @Lanie Brown I looked up the SW veiled violet and it's lovely. We're... er in nature. In the wild, lavender evokes serenity, peace, calm, spirituality and... lavender in nature is green — think of green foliage or green fields, dotted with lavender... Although in nature green tends to be the dominant color, with lavender playing a smaller..."
Nature’s Color Wisdom: Lessons on Red From the Great Outdoors
"Mother Nature’s rouge around the home for an eye-opening look... colorist... I feel sad and melancholy in autumnal colors...yes sometimes cozy and warm but... course nature produces the best hues of red.... It is interesting that I almost didn't... Makes me feel alive!! Great timing! I love red, especially the bright, clear Univ. of... living room feel bold but fun! I love red. It is one of my favorite colors. However, I..."
Nature’s Color Wisdom: Lessons on White From the Great Outdoors
Blizzard fierce or butter soft, white can highlight shapes, unify a room and perform miracles on the cheap
"lens of nature, and you’ll find boundless inspiration. Let’s get started.... a home feel relaxing. Aside from gray, its lovely derivative, I think white is the... book: The Natural Home by Hans Bloumquist. White just makes my mouth water. White --... comforting feeling to me as opposed to having a rainbow of colors together. This sweet... combines nature with white: this twig chandelier comes painted in Benjamin Moore white..."
Nature’s Color Wisdom: Lessons on Yellow From the Great Outdoors
Let the sunshine in. These ways to use yellow will cheer up your interiors and make Mother Nature proud
"One of nature's most important lessons on color can be learned from the forsythia... mother nature has refined her palette, softening her yellows and blending them with... with no natural light, brightens a dreary south facing bedroom, and looks fresh and... makes it feel like home. Where are the smiley faces? Yellow and purple is wonderful... pink are natural companions in nature. Using yellow and pink. In the home, yellow and..."
Nature’s Color Wisdom: Lessons on Green From the Great Outdoors
"to the natural world. Start looking at green through the lens of nature, and I think... find it naturally soothing. When choosing paint for an interior, green can be tricky... one of nature's favorite colors. You invite nature to your home when you use green... Green and Nature Themes. I painted my home's exterior a Dusty Miller shade with white... freshness, natures neutral. We're trying to figure out the right combination of greens..."
Nature’s Color Wisdom: Lessons on Earth Tones From the Great Outdoors
"grounding and natural on their own but work well with brighter hues, too. Let’s look at earth... travels naturally from inside the house to the natural wall outside. I'm glad we "listened"... would feel more inspired and cozy in neutral spaces executed with this depth of detail... by the nature. our "volcano grey" and "desert grey" glass colors bring the light to... things natural and inviting. A couple of business promotions, related to the specific..."
Nature’s Color Wisdom: Lessons on Pink From the Great Outdoors
Leave your assumptions about pink at the princess playhouse door. Head outside instead for shades from shocking to subtle
"we’ll let nature guide us through great ways to use this vibrant, interesting and richly... directly from nature. Doing this should prevent the pepto bismol effect. for mhteb,,,I feel... for in nature, I always plant pink vinca in container pots and right now the redbuds... Mother Nature? If you’re feeling brave, paint an accent wall or an entire small room... nk in nature. Ranging from the softest pink-tinged morning cloud to the bursting..."
Nature’s Color Wisdom: Lessons on Blue From the Great Outdoors
"lens of nature for a fresh perspective on this well-loved color.... kitchen - natural maple flooring, white trim & cabinets in BM-Vapor, a full wall of... in the NATURAL ice--but this time the ice has been SPRAY PAINTED! This was at... quartzite, a natural stone not to be confused with the composite material called quartz... ue in nature. From the deep, mysterious blue of arctic ice to the sparkling turquoise... other natural shades of gray, brown and sand, although a pop of an equally bold hue..."
Boost Your Energy With Natural Light
Abundant natural light saves electrical energy and can lower energy bills, but the best benefit may be to your own energy and spirit
"ndant natural light saves electrical energy and can lower energy bills, but the best... ndant natural light in a home not only saves electrical energy, but it gives you... effect that natural light has on well-being. I can speak from some personal experience:... looks like natural light can benefit homeowners in many rooms by reducing seasonal dips... makes you feel so much better! I really first noticed the effects of natural light when..."
Savor Natural Scents at Home
Bread fresh from the oven, luscious lavender, just-mown grass ... the loveliest fragrances for the home are also the most natural
"simple, natural & inexpensive home fragrance and cleaning products. http://www.amazon... lot of natural options for guys!!) One thing I have found, however is that things... (though not natural) IS FRENCH OAK by restoration hardware. Check it out! I'm in agreement... other natural-fiber sheets will hold the scent best and feel delicious to boot. Potted... give a natural brand a try, you won't want to go back. Old books. You don't need to..."
Feeling Knotty? Add a Little Rope to Your Decor
"tral, natural and often unexpected, rope is an all-purpose accent on land or sea... beachy feel. I think I might use it with smaller rope, tying a nautical knot for pulls... of my natural-stained birch kitchen cabinets in the house I built in 2000 -- got... owner's feelings - to each her own! It seems like an ok idea for the beach or lake... always feel like "use ropes" or "use buttons" or all these signs are all about someone..."
Designing for Pleasure: Savor Your Natural Surroundings
Homes that allow us to experience the land, light, wind and water put us in touch with our primitive comforts
"make us feel comfortable, safe and in control. They have a relationship with the world... house feel at home in its surroundings:... Mother Nature, invite her into your living space. We all need reminders like these... have some Nature left to inspire future generations. Nice article on connecting the... with its natural surroundings. Because we design both indoor and outdoor spaces, oftentimes... bit of natural light to the windows looking out on it. Awesome if you can have the..."
Easy Green: Natural Fabrics Refine Rooms
From everyday organic cottons to luxurious silks, natural fibers add a feel-good factor to the home in more ways than one
"silks, natural fibers add a feel-good factor to the home in more ways than one... pure, natural fibers whenever possible. A go-to favorite of decorators the world... over, natural fibers work in every room in the house. And because they are made from... animals, natural fibers are free of toxins and completely biodegradable. Just be sure... beautiful natural materials — from crisp cotton and nubby linen to hemp, wool and silk..."
Remain Calm With Natural Colors
"walls in natural hues to bring out that mellow, relaxing feeling in your rooms... positively to natural colors — softer greens, browns and blues. Organic colors are nurturing... addition to natural colors on the walls, I would add artwork that follows the same theme... bamboo or natural woven facade. This material will look great with any wall color, but... organic feel.Suggested paint pick: Spring Valley, Benjamin Moore Taupe — the color..."