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Room of the Day: A New Family Room’s Natural Connection
Stone and wood plus earthy colors link a family room to its woodsy site and create a comfy gathering spot
"family room to its woodsy site and create a comfy gathering spot... interest and natural elements into the room was the bigger issue. “This is a subdivision... family room that could stand up to two young boys was “pretty easy” here, says interior... open-plan living/dining room)--it's out of scale with the room. It does create a focal... great idea. Adds a lot of warmth to the room, figuratively speaking. Would like..."
Nature’s Color Wisdom: Lessons on Green From the Great Outdoors
"outside for ideas on how to use it... 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... in the nature. We have Seafoam Spray (Behr) in our living room, dining room and hallways... both the living room and den green. Not only have we enjoyed the rooms over the years... In the living room, dining room and halls, the light silvery green walls and white..."
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
"unify a room and perform miracles on the cheap... lens of nature, and you’ll find boundless inspiration. Let’s get started.... the many idea books here that emphasize rooms with too many colors competing with each... Here's an idea that combines nature with white: this twig chandelier comes painted in... applied that idea in my son's room, substituting a cream leather futon for his bed, since... for the living room. Such evocative writing..I didn't actually need the photos to "see"..."
10 Great Ways to Unplug and Tune In to Nature
Whether you pledge to camp out or just promise yourself a stroll, these ideas will help you heed the call of the outdoors
"these ideas will help you heed the call of the outdoors... people with nature, both near and far. From stargazing on blankets and pillows on the deck... taking a nature walk at dusk, no act is too small or insignificant. On June 28 join... are some ideas to get you started.... how to live symbiotically with nature and you have saved an entire mindset to preserving... recently lived in the city, so my house was their only exposures to nature other than..."
Nature’s Color Wisdom: Lessons on Earth Tones From the Great Outdoors
"just as lively and interesting as other colors. The colors of sand, clay, craggy cliffs... 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"... -facing room with a large window is Behr's Raffia Ribbon. Before the room was finished... public rooms in an autumn color palate. I like the nature/color subject. I also think..."
Nature’s Color Wisdom: Lessons on Red From the Great Outdoors
"Mother Nature’s rouge around the home for an eye-opening look... bring a room to life like nothing else. Let’s have a look at this powerful hue through... planned my living room wall colors around the red couch. I love it and am happy with... to my living room. Well written and inspiring. I usually stay away from red, but... makesany room look lively or evenyour garden look bright and beautiful. The color has..."
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
"'save to idea book' then you can add to idea book by making your own name eg bedroom... 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... craft room blue and the open closet yellow. It really pops in the daylight! Golden... Lovely idea book Laura. My favourite yellow is Cowardly Custard by Dulux in 1/4..."
Nature’s Color Wisdom: Lessons on Blue From the Great Outdoors
"lens of nature for a fresh perspective on this well-loved color.... gray-blue idea too. Thanks for this article! We love blue too, especially in bedrooms... use in a room, and then the pop of the other tone can work well to mix. Art can display... Your room will thank you. Did u know that that is an awesome house I love it the... see my idea book zali pls I love your house maybe a bit more colour I went blue a... hue to live with appreciatively, in doses large or small. Color Great article Laura..."
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... for my living room, varying from soft blush to vibrant fushia colours. My living... like the idea of drawing pink color combinations directly from nature. Doing this should... in the living room! I would love to have those on my white sofa in the summertime... not a room full of it. As for in nature, I always plant pink vinca in container pots..."
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
"blends naturally. Here are a few key details that create this unexpected aesthetic... love the idea of repeating horizontal lines. Great looks and ideas. Where would I find... these rooms would be if they had used traditional or rustic architecture. Thanks... looks natural, and comfortable. Another thing I like about the style is, it does... find a live edge slab table like the one in your photo? Love the big windows without..."
Houzz Tour: A Desert Stunner Highlights Nature
Careful siting of this contemporary Arizona home keeps sublime views, wildlife and outdoor living at the forefront
"guest rooms so everyone could come stay with them. This stunning desert home opens... Outdoor living was a priority as well, so there's an outdoor kitchen, a lounging patio... Glance Who lives here: A retired couple with a big family who loves to visit Location:... exercise room That's interesting: The home has solar panels that generate electricity... great idea. I also love how the house fits into its surroundings. Well done! Stunning..."
Want a More Colorful, Natural Garden? Try a Perennial Meadow
Spend less time tending and more time taking in the sights by improving on Victorian and prairie garden designs
"were long lived, easily propagated and generally hardy due to their ability to survive... due to living in drought stricken Southern California. As lovely as these photos look... least. His ideas and methods seem to make sense here in the Midwest. I have also visited... Not much room for weeds. But then again aren't weeds just plants whose virtues are yet... too. I live in Maryland where we have long summer days and this year, lots of rain..."
Climate Control: Work With Nature's Elements for the Best Outdoor Space
Consider sun, wind and water where you live for a deck or patio that's as comfortable as possible all year long
"where you live for a deck or patio that's as comfortable as possible all year long... outdoor room, perfect for where you live.... certain rooms would be in the home, what time of day are we in those rooms, tree plantings... like the idea of hops vines over a tall pergola. Hops die to the ground, but the existing... outdoor living. The creation of space outside requires a sense of scale that differs... incorporating natural elements for a sinuous design that looks intended as well as providing..."
You Said It: ‘Do What Feels Natural to You’ and Other Houzz Quotables
"short-lived, which is why I try to exploit it). Here are some of the highlights from... girls room until now. I figured it would be something that I couldn't relate too... eight ideas may just motivate you to put down the Christmas cookies.” — Laura GaskillIf... Redesigned for Living “Their father was often at a loss when it came to putting outfits together... great idea — on laundry day, Glick puts together outfits to throw into labeled d..."
Remain Calm With Natural Colors
"walls in natural hues to bring out that mellow, relaxing feeling in your rooms... easy to live with because they bring a sense of harmony to our homes and our lives... positively to natural colors — softer greens, browns and blues. Organic colors are nurturing... good idea to have actual paint colors to compare against the pictures. That's very... addition to natural colors on the walls, I would add artwork that follows the same theme..."