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Pitched Roofs Make a Point in Modern and Contemporary Homes
Flat roofs may be the modernist standard, but angled ones say 'home' loud and clear. See how architects are giving pitches a place today
Hot Looks From the Spring 2013 High Point Market
Get an eyeful of some of the colors, textures, materials and more taking a big stand at North Carolina's huge furnishings trade show
"High Point Market, which is the largest home furnishings trade show on the planet... to the point where if I wasn't sitting in a chair, it was of no interest to me.... At High Point all items are to the trade, so if you're interested in buying, contact... to High Point would have loved to seen those rugs in person. Seems like Salmon, and... to High Point N. Carolina to get some good deals on furniture. Thanks for show-casing..."
13 Wonderfully Atypical Home Office Chairs
Trade boring fabric, unsightly legs and dull casters for stylish home office seating you'll be proud to perch on
Microunits Are Coming to NYC. See the Winning Design
Say goodbye to only arm-and-a-leg Manhattan rents. This plan for small prefab units opens the door to more affordable housing
"arm-and-a-leg Manhattan rents. This plan for small prefab units opens the door to more... anything it points to the winning scheme's preference for younger people; look at who's... not the point, but if I was going to live in a small box, I'd rather live in something... was only pointing out that THESE particular apartments, because of the vertical living... merely pointing out that small units like these are suitable for people who don't..."
New Classics: Edra's Flap Sofa
This curvy convertible seat brings a new dimension to versatility, with backrests and leg flaps that angle just how you please
Vintage Modern: Love It, but Unsure What to do With It?
Kitchen Workbook: 8 Elements of Classic Kitchen Style
Timeless but fresh, a classic kitchen can be the perfect starting point for your own, individual look
"starting point for your own, individual look... at some point, it is neutral enough for the next homeowners to love. Hi Rebekah, I... may see legs on islands, feet or furniture-style toekicks, crown molding and even a... focal point of a classic kitchen. Even though many homeowners know there are maintenance... island legs. Classic white shaker doors can go more modern by adding a modern light..."
Bathroom Trends: Open Vanity Storage
The 'Three Cs' of Feminine Chair Flair
"agreed and pointed to the curvy little legs on it. Needless to say, we are buying the... another. I pointed out that one was a man chair and one definitely was more feminine.... little legs? It has color, curves and cloth all working together. I think many guys... shapely legs would make Barbie jealous. It's the barstool I would choose. I had almost... crossed legs are definitely on the feminine side of style. They remind me of being..."
On Trend: End Tables Perch on Opposite Ends of Design
"clearly point in two opposite directions. On the one side, look for sturdy, wide tables... watch for legs so fine, skinny and dainty that you'd swear the tabletops might float... tapered legs and one drawer. The coffee table has an X base. They are timeless and... curving legs add grace and air to an otherwise straight-up pedestal table. Its delicate... little legs on this table makes me think of tea and crumpets on a Saturday morning..."
Dressing Your Table: Cloth or No Cloth?
"which point a tablecloth was flung over it and several layers of plates, bowls glasses... interesting legs. In that case, go for a short one! I can go both ways; I love a great... (turned legs, in this case), consider using a wide runner, which adds texture, color... white legs of the table show through, implying that this table may not be be concealed..."
11 Area Rug Rules and How to Break Them
"front legs of sofas and chairs in a seating arrangement, unifying the furniture.... that all legs of the furniture should sit on the rug! So, rather than being bound by... have the legs all on the carpet. I've found that going to a "legs all on" approach takes... front legs on and back legs off in a living room because it feels less formal. And... all four legs-on rule. Two legs-off sets off my OCD alarm and makes the furniture, at..."
Houzz Tour: A Modern Take on Arts and Crafts
A love of surfing, proximity to the coast, and major life changes inspire a relaxing and thoughtful design
"cottage in Point Pleasant, New Jersey. He turned the garage into a surf shack and tinkered... Location: Point Pleasant, New Jersey, with views of the Manasquan River See more sh... are in Point Pleasant, speak to Michael Scully. If you a looking for more of a weathered... "Case in point: A more casual entrance was set into the side of the house and allows... tapered legs are distinctly Arts-and-Crafts inspired; the curved countertop softens..."
What's the Big Idea? In Architecture, It's the Parti Pris
Learn about the concept of this guiding principle in design to make sure you and your architect share the same vision
""departure point," but in architect lingo it most often refers to the project design's... departure point, can strengthen the final outcome, as the design won't become confused... private legs that open to the same patio provides the departure point for the design... departure point for the overall design. Perhaps the big idea is to create a set of small..."
Things You Need to Know About Buying a Sofa
Learn about foam versus feathers, seat depth, springs, fabric and more for a couch that'll work for years to come
"pieces have legs that are part of the frame, not just attached to it (although removable... tuck my legs. And a well-placed side table, too. Not only do I not want to sit on... see the point. You have to work your way around them and they annoy me. I also just... price point from twenty years ago. Is that possible today? No, so you get far less... and 8 legs instead of 12, which definitely will add to the price. But I agree that..."