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Houzz Interview: Jen's MadeByGirl
"blog MadeByGirl. Please tell us about your "first meeting" with your house to be... living room along with my kitchen nook eating area. Your precious accessory/fur... laundry room. It really needs help. 5 things that houzz readers need to know about... to my shop Best tip for the remodeling beginner I'd say tackle one project at... of the room you are looking to remodel.....add colors in Photoshop to see how a specific..."
New Classics: Lumière Chandelier by Jean de Merry
With artfully arranged bristles that bring a daring edge to rooms and an interplay of light, this fixture can't help but be a focal point
"edge to rooms and an interplay of light, this fixture can't help but be a focal point... powder rooms and vast great rooms. See if you have a room in mind for this unique... sculpture by Jean de Merry is called the Lumière Chandelier. It hangs from ceilings in... sorts of rooms and finds a place within all kinds of design styles. The Lumière hovers... on the rooms' appearance. I would not want to clean it either. Windows, furniture..."
New Classics: The Big Bang Chandelier by Foscarini
Origami-like yet futuristic looking, this striking light fixture adds a modern touch to rooms from traditional to contemporary
"touch to rooms from traditional to contemporary... give your room a sculptural element. The ethereal Big Bang Chandelier by Foscarini is... whole room and looks as if it were designed by a child. This chandelier is destined... transitional rooms as part of the balance between old and new. This photographer really... composing a room. Elements like the light fixtures, cabinetry, floating metal ceiling panels... materials in a room. While a white light can blend into white walls somewhat, the red light..."
Book to Know: 'Marrakesh by Design'
A transplanted design connoisseur shares ways to conjure the enticing feel of Morocco in your home and outdoor rooms
"Marrakesh by Design, a fascinating guide to Moroccan home design. Filled with gorgeous... living room to composing stylish outdoor lounges. Here's some of her insight to use... living room especially. Cushions on the floor make it feel so much more intimate and... living room into a cozy oasis by furnishing a corner with banquette seating, colorful... loved ones by setting up a Moroccan salon. Create shade by installing a canvas tent or..."
10 Ways to Boost Creativity by Doing Less
"well is by taking a step back... hard. By actually doing less, you may free up some mental and physical space, allowing... sewing room! Tim Gunn would be so proud :) I am definitely an over researcher...... overwhelmed by searching hard with no success. I will keep your article in mind each... researched, shopped, compared, analyzed, worried ad infinitum---too much computer time... dining room table was covered with piles of pics, it was ok to detach. I needed to..."
Houzz Tour: A California Home Designed by Nature
"inspired by its unique building site... inspired by the site's complex building footprint. To preserve the dense oak canopies... connected by glassed-in walkways. All of these structures twist and wind through the... accomplished by simply adding curved shapes when the curved shapes are formed by steel rods... created by nature. The huge windows allow nature in and the dining room table is organic... call it by its name - a NATURE-DESTROYING, POST-APOCALYPTIC, COLD-AS-OUTER-SPACE building..."
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
"mantels by Houzzers; to see all of them, check out the original post.... 'captured_by_love, I wish I had a photo of my mantel to share with you that I did a few... Family Room and measured 8' 9" long reason why I created a backdrop for the pieces... favorite rooms of my home. I love pink Here's mine. Don't have a mantle but the en... walked by or brushed up against the tree, an avalanche of flakes would come off covering..."
Stop the Toy Takeover by Changing the Way You Think
Make over your approach and get gift givers onboard with your decluttering efforts by providing meaningful toy alternatives
"efforts by providing meaningful toy alternatives... easily from room to room, and are totally portable for visits to grandma's. @Gwen11ian... dreaded gift shop. While I love to "window shop", young children don't always appreciate... dining room (eat in kitchen) which serves are their art/sewing/play room. There would... apart by our sons. They do crafts, play doh and other activities on them and since... ruined by art projects and play doh I could flip it over. The other great thing about..."
Get More From Your Garden by Mixing Things Up
Consider an eclectic outdoor style with defined hardscapes softened by exuberant, informal plantings
"softened by fluid, informal planting. Most gardens until the early part of the last... England by the two giants of garden design: the plantswoman Gertrude Jekyll and the... obscured by any planting. Here again we can see how the balance between formal hard... loved by Lutyens — the squares and oblongs linked in a pleasing format.The clever... building. By using less formal planting, the link between the two is softened and neither..."
Father's Day Extravaganza! 19 Glorious Man Spaces by Houzzers
Guitars, beer, games and sports memorabilia fill these unabashedly masculine rooms for men of all ages and tastes
"masculine rooms for men of all ages and tastes... defined by a loving and supporting wife, girlfriend or significant other. And for that... theater room, billiards room, poker room and walk through wine storage area. Thought... great room designed by "The Man Card Crew" TV show. Man Huts and Man Caves are popular... built by The Man Card Crew out of Chicago. This bar is only part of an 1800 sq. ft... powder room, nobody complains. @charlenerosack, You could be right or maybe the owners..."
Guest Picks: Blue and White Cottage by the Sea
"inspired by the blues and whites that evoke the feeling of a Grecian isle. From fresh... print by artist Jenny Bowers reminds me of midcentury British book cover art. I think... dining room. Did you know that thank you cards used to be called "bread and butter... cup made by Japanese brand 4th-market. This shapely enamel tea pot can be used right..."
11 Home Designs Driven by Carports
More a showcase for cars than a garage, the carport keeps parking out in the open. These spaces do it in high modern style
Idea of the Week: Secret TV By the Tub
"entire room is a jaw-dropper, what really caught our eye was this secret nook Sroka... harmed by the steam? (I cringed a little when I saw this picture...) Something to... window by my garden tub, I cannot stand how closed in it feels-he says 'no'-so I was... side, the room entrance on the other side, and a separate room for the toilet just past... in this room. "What's wonderful about these murals, is that they are scenes of America..."
Book Tour: Decorate by Holly Becker and Joanna Copestick
"range of rooms and styles is absolutely stunning. Here's a little teaser to whet your... love the room with the brown and white couches though. This is a beautiful blend of... "Details" by Lili Diallo which also has amazing photos. I love every one of the photos... from your room, either physically or mentally, by drawing up an entirely new floor plan... dining room are light walls that keep the room bright and help the warm wood floors..."
Step-by-Step: Dress Your Home in Velvety Black
"to use. By the way, I'm planning on buying a gallon of paint this weekend. I suppose... every room. It makes everything else stand out. My living room has a black area... surrounded by a variety of neutral tones. Frames. Black is the most common color seen... of the room, creating a nice balance. Black walls. The biggest commitment to the color... warm in a room flooded with natural light. So go against the grain of typically used..."