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75 shell buttons Ideabooks
Guest Picks: Pearls Come Out of Their Shells at Home
"small shells. It is both delicate and romantic in nature while being modern and clean... from the button industry. The tiles were installed tight with no grout lines using... small shells. It’s a unique design that would be beautiful in a bedroom or bathroom... capiz shells and would be perfect in a bathroom. It’s a feminine, elegant chandelier;... pearl shell frame. I would use it in a half bath, above a pedestal sink. Each piece..."
Update That Beachy Style!
"Beyond Shells for Fresh Take on the Coastal Look... beyond shell themes and to clear the clutter, while still referencing the coastline... and/or shell pillows and calling it coastal design! Fabulous inspiration! I love... painting, shells on a contained trayscape. Note the sophisticated fabric selections on... brass buttons with inspection-ready polished nickel. Instead of using busier navy..."
8 Ways to Really Slow Down and Savor the Holidays
Running amok to fit in holiday tasks can leave you frazzled and unfulfilled. Here's how to focus on what you enjoy most
Discover the Intriguing Possibilities of 3-D Printing for Architecture
Would you live in a home made of printed plastic? With 3-D printing, the options push architecture's limits
Bedroom Style: A Guide to Upholstered Headboards
Elements of Classic Coastal Style
Crisp whites and marine blues, nautical accents and tailored furnishings combine for classic coastal appeal
"specimen shells, coral, maritime instruments and coastal art, and it aims for a clean... tchotchkes (shells! fish! sailboats!) left by the previous owners. I get that a home should... push a button on a remote. I however, still like the hydrolic arms of the old Toyota... overdo with shells, anchors, etc. I like to keep it coastal without all the "stuff" that... specimen shells, coral and coastal art. A limed or weathered oak coffee table completes..."
Better Places to Stash That Soap
"abalone shell soap dish for shower. Shell is drilled to drain also. This is very i... oyster shells and when I make soap I roll up a few balls and place them in the shell... nice clam shell with an exfoliating starfish draped over it. It makes quite a statement... dispenser buttons on each unit. You don't touch the shea soap, shampoo, conditioner or... just the button. When they become empty, or nearly I wash the plastic bottle out with..."
Mosaic Tile Designs That’ll Thrill You to Bits
Whether you go for simple stones or imaginative expressions, a mosaic can turn any surface into a work of art
"gorgeous shells I collected on FL's west coast (yea, Sanibel!) and have never figured... pieces of shells that have the most unique beauty - the rich color, the curves, the structure... using shells is fabulous. I imagine it will turn out quite elegant. I hope you... bordered with shells and sea glass, and another I took a large platter that had broken and... "like" button isn't adequate here. Houzz needs to install " love," "gorgeous," absolutely..."
Houzz Call: What Home Collections Help You Feel Like a Kid Again?
Whether candy dispensers bring back sweet memories or toys take you back to childhood, we'd like to see your youthful collections
"political buttons & candy wrappers from my grandma. Decided to display it all in a stairway... collected shells from everywhere she traveled (water-washed rocks, too). I hate to dust... of the shells are so beautiful and some are so interesting, I miss seeing them and... lovely shell collection. She had them displayed under a glass top table in her hallway... opening sea shell, at the touch of a finger!!!! Can you tell I'm psyched? Jeffrey Brooks..."
50 Gifts for the Design-Loving Mom
"cardboard, buttons and popsicle sticks. I must drop more hints next year. Great gift... "LINK" button right underneath each photo it will lead you to the websites where you... If so, she'll love the work from Element Clay Studio. This bowl has a surprise inside... ceramic shell on the other. Perhaps a snow leopard is a little much for your mother... plated shells will bring the seaside to Mom, even when she's landlocked and needing..."
The Key to Designer-Look Window Treatments
Learn the one thing that will make your curtains suffer if you get it wrong — and how to get it right
How Your Landscaping Can Keep Burglars Away
Prevent home break-ins with strategic landscaping and good practices instead of menacing — and maybe less effective — measures
Overnight Guests Coming? How to Be a Great Host
Ensure a good time for all — including yourself — by following these steps for preparing for and hosting houseguests
Parents' Places: Ideas for Integrating an In-Law Suite
25 Gorgeous Holiday Mantels by Houzzers
Laden with boughs, lights and even lemons, these decorated fireplace mantels show a festive Christmas spirit and a creative approach