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Design Tastemaker: Amy Butler's Playful Patterns
"colorful, playful patterns that adorn everything from fabric to wallpaper to scrapbook... wallpaper and rugs! These fabrics are so happy and bright. They work great in kids rooms... and area rugs. Th I've been making quilts with Amy Butler's fabrics, I'm just crazy... buy her rugs? Great designs I love the fabrics... is her rug line with Chandra. In these tufted floor coverings, Butler's designs gain... dimension. The rugs are handmade from 100 percent New Zealand wool.More:Modern Icons: Missoni..."
Design 2011: 8 Home Decorating Trends to Play With
Watch for More Silhouettes, Fiery Color, Creamy Tones, Aged Wood, Updated Classics and a New Way With Gray
How to Carve Out a Nook for Play
"space to play. Follow their lead and use your imagination... dedicate to play. Our last home had a basement, and the kids loved having a space they... setting up a play area is still possible. Explore your home's nooks and crannies to give... as they play. A dormer is a great space for a play nook. Children love to be in spots... imaginative play. Converting a large stair landing into a play nook is a nice solution..."
Houzz Tour: Playful Irreverence Meets Sophistication in Ibiza
This Mediterranean vacation home loves a party, but the well-curated mixes show it has a refined side too
"get the rug shown in the picture of the guesthouse. More Ibiza / European house tours... gorgeous rug in the guest house, but I too cannot wrap my head around the giant daybed... it as playful. The homeowner is certainly entitled to do what he/she wishes, but... Persian rugs? Like my cross, parts of now unused churches are sitting dirty and... living room rug! Please tell me where it was purchased. Thank you. Rosemary Eek, don't..."
Houzz Tour: Playful Style Reinvents a Childhood Home
You really can go home again, especially when you redecorate with classic, modern and quirky pieces that suit your style
"pair's playful styles and collected furniture, with Asian accents, primary colors... beige rug with a beige ottoman and facing a mantleless fireplace with a tv above... beautiful rug instead of the smaller ones for starters! It is all time and mostly money... peacefully playful acceptance of the rooms and things that reflect a life well-lived and... Me!" Rug: jute, custom from Natural Area Rugs; mirrored side table, Suzani chairs:..."
My Houzz: Playful Retro Style Perks Up a Dutch Home
"furniture play off each other without "matching". The design aesthetic of the owner shows... cushy rug to protect you from the cold. My family lives the three R's, reduce, reuse... speak to play and personality. The antique horse is beautiful, but is it okay to ride... she was playing hairdresser:-). All my children like Lego very much but the large table... flowery rug in your daughters room is so cheerful! Darn interesting place! Great example..."
Houzz Tour: Playing With Good Tension in Austin
A 1938 bungalow gets updates — including a whole new floor — but keeps much of its traditional charm
"colors play in the living room is beautiful, and the idea of "light channeling" is... orange rug under the dining table. Everything is so beautifully done Lovely home,... orange rug in the dining room and had a chuckle at the woman who didn't like it.... backdrop plays to that tension as well. “We wanted to keep the bungalow feel but have..."
Room of the Day: Playing Up Color in a California Lounge
Candy-licious stripes and splashes of other lively hues show that this hangout for teens and their parents is ready for fun
"book, play family games, chit chat with friends, eat up those yummy jelly beans or... The rug being askew isn't necessary since there is so much movement and vibration... find that rug on the Ikea site, any hints? Nice, looks like a younger person's place... The area rug with the large graphic print is light enough to be moved around easily... fabric; area rug: Ikea A hanging bubble chair feels like the perfect finishing touch. “It..."
Weekend Decorating: Playing with Blankets, Throws, and Quilts
Houzz Tour: Playing Checkers in a Converted London Bakery
Bold black and white flooring and white walls run through this long British flat, setting off clean-lined midcentury-style furniture
Room of the Day: Child Safety at Play in a Nautical-Themed Nursery
"place to play in and to create an aesthetic that could grow with him. The couple wanted... table, a play area for Finn and a cozy spot for snuggling with him. Bourque came up... helmet and played with Sparklers, Pick Up Stix and Lawn Darts, my crib was outfitted with... and is rugged enough to stand up to kids from toddlers to teens! Add a preppy plaid... finish. A rug composed of Flor tiles cut on the bias created a chevron pattern. “I ordered..."
Room of the Day: Playing All the Angles in an Art Lover’s Living Room
Odd angles are no match for a Portland designer with an appreciation of art display and an eye for good flow
"love the play of light and dark wood used in the space. The place feels cozy yet s... covering, rug, and sofa allow the large colorful painting to "pop." It provides a richness... art.Area rug: Kush Handmade Rugs; swivel chair: Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams; side table:... wool area rug helps define the seating area and warm the floors. “The natural variation... across the rug,” says Pangaea. “The blend of shades helped to pull together both beige..."
Houzz Tour: Cozy and Playful in Cape Cod
Casual comfort meets whimsical architectural features in this Massachusetts vacation home with eye-popping views
Houzz Tour: Playful Luxury Infuses a 1929 Houston House
Understated elegance gets an update with thoughtful splashes of color, pattern and glamour in a gracious Texas family home
"change the rug out or the lamp shades and make the room more " Au currant". We all need... colorful playfulness in the more kidcentric rooms. This formal living room's neutral... floor and plays off the geometry of the ceiling mural. "The muted color palette in this... room is playfully fashionable; you can see that bolder colors and prints reappear in..."
My Houzz: Patterns at Play in a Scotts Valley Home
A simple California tract house gets a personalized, layered look, with every last design detail thoughtfully considered