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Community Thrives Along With a Garage-Top Garden
Seattle neighbors join forces to create a large-scale community garden atop an old parking structure
Houzz Tour: A Family of 4 Unwinds in 540 Square Feet
An extraordinarily scaled-down home and garden for a couple and their 2 kids fosters sustainability and togetherness
Decorating Secrets: How to Layer Patterns Right
"large scaled patterns (or bold colors) to like being in a roomful of extroverts -... large scale orange Moroccan wall treatment. In need of advice. I have linen curtains... Vary the scale. While color and shape are easier to get a grasp on, scale is a bit more... the same scale size; multiple patterns of the same scale often result in a one-way-ticket... large-scale fabric design. And then there's large scale patterns. Close up, many..."
Bright Light, Big Lantern
Roots of Style: Château Architecture Strides Through a Century
Live like a lord with design details that recall French estates of old, even if they're scaled down and updated for today
Remake a Room With One Big Piece
"with the scale of your stuff... up the scale a bit with an oversized piece to make things interesting. @ mamadama... play with scale. Large artwork hangs alongside an impressively sized chandelier. Take... Toolbox: Scale and ProportionHigh Style: Extra-Tall HeadboardsBright Light, Big Lantern..."
Roots of Style: The Indelible Charm of American Tudors
Rich details and an intimate scale give this English-inspired architectural style memorable character and flexibilty
"intimate scale give this English-inspired architectural style memorable character and... modest scale and always charming. A Tudor from the 20's is always my dream home of... intimately scaled and comfortable Los Angeles area house exhibits several key attributes... intimate scale it achieves. Whether a modest cottage or a billionaire's mansion, the..."
Inspired by the Runway: The Art of Mixing Patterns
"similar scale, but this look works because of the contrast between stripe and zigzag... smaller scale patterns on throw pillows. Try building from there. See how new lampshades... smaller scale of the container on the side table complements the larger patterns scales... word “scale” a lot in this post. It really is the key to mastering the pattern-mixing... rally cry: scale. Plus, the mix of shapes, square vs. circle, distinguishes one print..."
Dream Tile, Sensational Style
From intricate mosaics to large-scale porcelain, splurgeworthy tiles create a luxurious air in the bath and beyond
"large-scale porcelain, splurgeworthy tiles create a luxurious air in the bath and... large-scale patterns and luscious colors are bold, contemporary interpretations of... large-scale floral makes a big impact and seems to glow with sunlight. Looking at... large in scale, and set it in an offset pattern to get this look. By the way, the builder... lilies is scaled beautifully for this very large bathroom. Looks like a sumptuous marble..."
"grand scale, Georgian homes have architectural details that reflect the Renaissance... grand scale, but also evident are dormers with pediments (semicircular ones, though... (grand scale, symmetry and ornate entry) is found, as are dormers on the gable roof..."
Divide and Conquer: How to Furnish a Long, Narrow Room
Learn decorating and layout tricks to create intimacy, distinguish areas and work with scale in an alley of a room
My Houzz: A Dallas Home Goes Modern and Artful
A creative couple renovates their 1950s house in Texas with sleek design, organic forms and original large-scale art
Downsizing Help: How to Get Rid of Your Extra Stuff
Table + Lamp: 10 Perfect Pairings
No more dithering over scale and style. We take the guesswork out of matching lamps to credenzas, coffee tables, nightstands and more
Love Your Artwork? Blow It Up!
For explosive style that's sure to leave an impression, dial up the scale of photographs in your interior décor