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My Houzz: Wondrous Steampunk Style for a Massachusetts Victorian
Grab your aviator goggles. This trip through a 1901 home that blends sci-fi and bygone-era imaginings is a wild ride
"fans of steampunk style, which blends elements of the steam-powered Victorian era and... plasma light art. Or a ray gun made from Victorian-era pieces. Or a pump organ converted... embodies the steampunk ethos of infusing "modern technology, science and appliances into... chik Wow, steampunk is starting to become a trend across the world, Victoriana is way... really like steampunk best when it's a little "underdone". The house is fantastic and magical..."
My Houzz: Amazing 'Steampunk-Rustic-Mechanical Sorta' Style in Toronto
Suspended furniture, reinvented salvage and imagination star in this Canadian designer's DIY labor of love
"repurposed-steampunk-rustic-mechanical sorta thing," he says. When he purchased the... e and lighting design at Ryerson University and is now with Koma Designs, renovated... count as steampunk, IMHO. Compared to the whimsical "Streampunk Home" (http://stea... com/visit-steampunked-home) where there is a clear victorian motif, there's too much... Yes. Steampunk? Notsomuch... I love the leather chaise. Great looking dog too..."
Steampunk for the Powder Room
Pipes, gauges, dirigibles — old, in-your-face technology has romantic appeal in the iPhone age. Here's how to celebrate its glories at home
"powder room steampunk style, he had to Google the word. But poring over images that he... set in a steampunk setting, read a steampunk comic book or go to a sci fi convention... I LOVE Steampunk! Hope to see more like this on houzz. Love that lamp! very cool!... how far steampunk has made it into the mainstream. There are even nods to it in stores... style! Steampunk is really delightful. If you haven't seen the wonderful steampunk-esque..."
Geek Lab: How to Build a Steampunk Cat Transit System
"developed the Steampunk Cat Transit System (CTS) for a private residence in San Francisco... LED rope light inside to help the tubes do double duty as an ambient light source. If... fan of steampunk, and I really admire the creativity involved in this project. Ha... about the steam-punk motif (although it IS cool; just doesn't mesh with a rustic/farmhouse... next cat Steampunk..... You inspired us! We've been trying to think of ideas to get..."
Geek Lab: How to Make an Interactive Steampunk Gear Wall
Objects of Desire: New Takes on the Tufted Sofa
From curving round a bend to rolling with steampunk, these decidedly different chesterfields fit more than traditional settings
"rolling with steampunk, these decidedly different chesterfields fit more than traditional... Maybe the lighting is much better than it could have been designed to operate If the... ceiling lights and chandeliers coordination in terms of appearance, there was much... sort of steampunk thing about it with all the filament lighting,” says Gregg De Meza... artwork and lighting to transform what could have been a problem area into a uniquely beautiful..."
Design Details: Quite the Light
"Ways to Light Up Your Home With Creativity and Surprise... secret that lighting can make or break a room. The secret lies in the many different forms... bring lighting into the room. Too often we fall back on the ever-reliable table lamp... pendant light — not that there is anything wrong with these options — but maybe it’s... on your lighting. Here are some photos to get your ideas moving.... white rope light can be a touch steampunk, and it spreads the light better. Custom b..."
Guest Picks: Gilding the Lighting
Get your subtle-shine fix with pendants, sconces and floor lamps in antiqued brass or other warm metals
"vision, light fixtures are an accessible way to get my brass fix. Check out these... love the light,where can I buy one? Beautiful pendant lights! Pendant lights are very... pendant lighting. Pendant lights create a focused source of light that hangs from above... beautiful lights all day. Here are my current top picks. Love my new kitchen light made... simple, light, spacious & clutter-free, but lighting fixtures are the exception; pretty..."
Bike-Chain Chandeliers You've Got to See
Take a video ride with us to see how an artist creates amazing lighting fixtures solely from bike parts
"amazing lighting fixtures solely from bike parts... stylishly lighting your bedroom? Sure, as Los Angeles artist Carolina Fontoura Alzaga... enough light to really light anything. They need to fulfill their purpose in addition... sculptural lighting objects and *happen* to be functional lights though I agree with you... bulbs and light certain spaces up adequately. This is mood lighting though, 1 chandelier... art that lights up a room--inspiring! Thumbs up! Very creative! This is beautiful-..."
Bask in Lamplight's Comfort This Season
Get pro insight on lamp styles, shades and ever-confusing bulbs to enjoy the benefits of lamplight on long, cold nights
"spoke with lighting experts Mark and Vanessa Bell of Omega Lighting Design and interior... for a lighting pro that can guide me in redoing the lights and lighting in my home... look for lights with 5000 to 6000 Kelvin, and no longer find warm light to be attractive... fluorescent light. They come in a large spectrum of both light quality and resistance... ideabook! Light sets the mood. Very important. Great article. I bought this brass floor..."
Guest Picks: Stunning Floor Lamps
"extra light sources to cast a warm glow... bring more light into your home and cast a cheery glow into your spaces. I've picked out... warmth and light to their homes. — Darlene from Fieldstone Hill Design... diffuse lighting and are not good for reading.Those that have good reading light are... from Ott Lights are great for reading & some are decorative (no connection, just a satisfied... really lights up the area and I will be doing something as a collage behind it on..."
So Your Style Is: American Gothic
If Puritan with a touch of glam is pure style heaven to you, let the painting that started it all be your guiding light
Guest Picks: Gifts for Bicycle Fans
10 Tips for Chic Little Bathrooms
Get more visual appeal and storage in less space, following the lead of these stylish compact bathrooms
"playing with light and shade, color and contrast, will inject personality and style into... lots of light (preferably natural light) you do need to be careful not to go too dark... canned lights in the ceiling? The pendent lights present a nice, unique touch.... Clever lighting and extra storage are all vital in a small bathroom. And please do... natural light, personal preference and, of course, budget, you can really explore your..."
So Your Style Is: Sci-Fi Past and Future
Are you more likely to search for design ideas at Comic-Con than High Point Market? If so, the future of decorating is yours
"Love steampunk. You missed a couple of the best steam-punk examples on Houzz: http://www... com/shop/4fLighting I love sci-fi decor. It's nice to see it done with more traditional... metro Lighting can really help create an authentic looking Sci-fi room. With the... technology in lighting options, the possibilities are endless. Love the back lit stairs!... 3/The-Steampunk-House-boston I admit I have a fascination for gears and clocks. Love..."