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So Your Style Is: Tuscan
Bring the vitality and warmth of the Italian countryside to your home with Tuscan textures, colors and materials
"warmth of the Italian countryside to your home with Tuscan textures, colors and materials... taste of a lifestyle that few of us will ever live but all of us can dream about.... it is: Tuscan style evokes the spirit of the Italian countryside: inky cypress trees... whispers of heart, history and homeyness. Why it works: The Tuscan approach has risen... because of a little book called Under the Tuscan Sun. It gives us an enticing a taste..."
Classic Design: The Language of Columns
Tuscan, Doric, Ionic, Corinthian — Greek and Roman design still has a place in our homes. But which style to use, and how?
"Tuscan, Doric, Ionic, Corinthian — Greek and Roman design still has a place in our... our homes. But which style to use, and how?... luxury homes to the most basic spec-built home, it seems that a traditionally designed... order, Tuscan might be more appropriate for a small home. What is a homeowner to... to make of this? Where would one use, say, a Doric in lieu of a Corinthian column?... order, the Tuscan. The Romans also combined the Ionic and Corinthian to form the Composite..."
Interview: Lessons of a Home Photo Stylist
Annette Joseph shares her tips for styling beautiful home photography and finding the soul of a room
"beautiful home photography and finding the soul of a room... your own home photographs. Browse home design photos... read some of my favorite shelter magazines, such as Better Homes and Gardens, Atlanta... private mock photo styling session where I watched her artistry in action. It was at that... answered any of the questions (except the one about why to hire a photo stylist). I'm sure... am sick of seeing coral! No 3. Less is more. I would say in most of these shots, more..."
Photo of the Week: An Office Where Creativity Blooms
"thought of office work often creates anxiety, the key is to create a space that does... Plenty of sunshine, simple organization and organic accents combine to create this... amount of color, gloss and glam. Love it! Nanette love the pattern on the curtains... Upload a photo below!More: Browse home office designs28 Real-Life Home Offices... see this photo? How often does an office make you do that? A classic Parsons Desk with..."
Inside Houzz: How to Make the Most of Your Photos
Tips for home pros: Increase visibility for your hard work by choosing the right photo size, adding keywords, answering questions and more
"s for home pros: Increase visibility for your hard work by choosing the right photo... makes a photo popular and see how you can make the most out of your own photos on Houzz... power of these photos for both professionals and homeowners is undeniable — but do... potential of photos on Houzz. Take a peek at their strategies — including choosing the... stunning photos featured on Houzz manage to inspire, instruct and encourage all at once..."
Take Better Photos of Your House in a Snap: Part 2
"the trap of comparing their spaces to these perfectly styled and staged homes. Comparisons... Your home is a great subject to explore through photography, and even photo novices... Houzz photos? Do you see these images and feel underwhelmed by your own space? Beautiful... product of a professional photographer with help from designers and stylists, but it's... and the photos of my house were all taken by me. Now I feel inspired to retake some..."
Houzz Call: Who'll Post the First Snow Photo of 2013?
If the weather's been flaky in your neck of the woods, please show us — and share how you stay warm at home
"your neck of the woods, please show us — and share how you stay warm at home... a lot of you saw this winter's first snowflakes, and I know some of you had serious... Have any of you had enough snow accumulate to pull out the sleds, ski parkas, boots... liked this photo of our house in the snow We had snow this week outside of Charlotte,... Envious of these gorgeous photos of magic snowy landscapes. 30C (86F) here in Brisbane..."
Tuscan Travels Inspire a Granite Outdoor Kitchen in Maine
Serving up gourmet pizza and big views, this stone-laden cooking and entertaining space can cater to a crowd
"tony town of Camden, Maine, is not such a stretch. When this couple came back from... views of the Camden Hills. A main priority was a pizza oven, which they researched... hunks of granite, herbs and custom cabinets mix it up with high Mainer style. Project... the rest of the home??? Stunning. Beautiful and relaxing! Damn, what a view! What... making home made pizza and we grill it on our BBQ. How nice to have a pizza oven..."
8 Therapeutic Benefits of a Family Photo Gallery
"favorite photos on display for art that fills you with love and pride... areas of your home? Here are 8 reasons why family photos make you feel so good inside... behind the photo. Get the idea? I love family photos. We all have them packed away somewhere... someone's home for the first time, it's not the art (no matter how impressive) that captures... family photos. Black-and-white or sepia-toned images invite me in for a closer look..."
Photo of the Week: Refuge on the Open Plains
"This home is located in the middle of 50 acres of pasture and prairie in Eastern... wanted this home to harmonize with its surroundings. The structure lies flat across the... front of the house welcome the outside indoors.... yet cozy home. Sturdy. That is the word that comes to mind when looking at this home... for a home in this setting. www.lloyd-arch.com Fantastic....!!!....Carole It wouldn't... with lots of windows. Double cellular shades stay up in daytime to admit light and solar..."
Readers' Choice: The 10 Most Popular Closet Photos of 2012
Clothes horses consider these closets thoroughbreds — but their storage and organizing ideas can inspire everyday dressing too
"stuff many home dreams are made of — flawless organization, plush seating and incredibly... plenty of clothing for one stylishly dressed woman. Some of these photos are completely... pairs of slacks and two pairs of les jeans, three pairs of fabulous shoes, a cashmere... if the photos were of all of these items laying on the floor! you are a smart one... stuff of fantasies When I win the lottery and get to have a closet the size of the..."
Readers' Choice: The 10 Most Popular Laundry Room Photos of 2012
These washing areas made a clean break with overcrowding and inefficiency, and a tidy number of Houzzers noticed
"saved photos of laundry rooms that used less space without diluting style. Smart... photos of 2012, as determined by the number of Houzz ideabooks they were added to... most out of these fluff-and-fold areas. Check out the most popular laundry room photos... collection of laundry room pics, Vanessa - thanks! Excellent. Great photography, interesting... selection of rooms, and original theme. I've never seen a top 10 list for something like..."
How to Take Better Photos of Your Interiors
"- some of us need every bit of help we can get!... Gregory's photos, I envied how good his interior shots look. I am TERRIBLE at photographing... pictures of my decorating efforts. What better way to learn how than by looking for... think of any. Examples of my photos are on my Houzz profile: http://www.houzz.co... the work of a lot of stylists and photographers through sites like decor8 and desire... proud of me- have a long way to go! Here's a few of my not too bad ones! Here's..."
50 Photos of Amazing Holiday Decorations
Get inspired by these creative Christmas projects from around the world. Show us your own holiday décor!
"and many of our talented Houzz friends have shared their fabulous holiday décor ideas... Each one of these projects is unique and inspiring. We hope you'll enjoy these creative... my blog of an elderly friend with a room full of dolls and 24 decorated trees. Check... collection of Christmas decor you found here on houzz!! Some faves are without a doubt... collection of holiday decor! I love the sock monkey tree...too cute! Kat :) great i..."
Bring a Taste of Italy Home With 12 Design Touches
No vacation plans abroad? You can still get the feel of old-world Italy with these ideas from an Italian designer
"the feel of old-world Italy with these ideas from an Italian designer... the best of Italy to your home. Join me in taking a look at some wonderful Italian touches... especially old Tuscan farmhouse style. I love Italian furniture, and the textiles just make... usually one of those home voyeurs, and every day I visit the Homes Of The Rich website... a lot of emphasis on design in middle class homes. Maybe the top of the top have..."