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Houzz Tour: Secondhand Style in the Netherlands
A creative director in the Hague gives his 1930s apartment a dose of midcentury style with well-curated vintage pieces and artwork
"midcentury style with well-curated vintage pieces and artwork... design style, and his eye for great vintage finds is evident in his 1931 apartment... Great style! Some great pieces, but so poorly executed. I'm sorry, but I can't... mix of styles, all of Verhoef's decor is simple, functional and beautiful. The palisander..."
10 Favorite Features of Spanish Revival Style
"make the style. Thanks! Love the style, and it's terribly helpful to have a list of... love this style:) My absolute favorite style. I love going up to Santa Barbara and seeing... in this style Love Spanish style. The colors and texture of door. Get more pictures... type of style, but I really enjoyed this ideabook all the same. I appreciated you... to the style. Thanks! I am positively drooling over that second picture and those..."
Decorate With Intention: Define Your Style
"defining your style. Here's how to begin... decorating style in one simple phrase can be a powerful tool, helping you make decisions... Your style words can also help ensure that purchases reflect the look you love most... define your style? It seems there are as many answers to that question as there are decorators... certain: Your style statement needs to work for you. A skillful interior designer can work... pinpoint your style, but if you are attempting this on your own it can be hard to know where..."
Roots of Style: Where Did Your House Get Its Look?
Explore the role of architectural fashions in current designs through 5 home styles that bridge past and present
"5 home styles that bridge past and present... What style is it? This is not always an easy question to answer. "Style" is an elusive... vernacular style. It can be said that a style is a definition after the fact rather... things, and style is frequently an amalgamation of different features. Nevertheless, most... Prairie style. Your article points out that the mid-century ranch style takes off on... Transitional Style where my love of the Traditional Style ,with a covered cedar veranda..."
Roots of Style: Colonial Monterey Sets the Stage for Unique Design
French, Spanish and English features mix in enigmatic Monterey-style architecture. Here's how to recognize this type of home
"Monterey-style architecture. Here's how to recognize this type of home... Monterey style are broad. It was at this point that a subtype of the style called Creole... Monterey style, also referred to as Monterey colonial. The most familiar variety of... of the style go back to Spanish colonial California when Monterey was the capital... g and style-conscious American culture. Modern architecture barely peaked through..."
12 Great Kitchen Styles — Which One's for You?
Sometimes you can be surprised by the kitchen style that really calls to you. The proof is in the pictures
"kitchen style that really calls to you. The proof is in the pictures... Style is easier to recognize with your eyes than with words: You know it when you... kitchen style? Check out these guides to a dozen favorite kitchen design themes, then... Mediterranean style kitchen. I love that italian/family style feel. I am in the final stages... kitchen styles but not "Tuscan." That's the style I aimed for in my kitchen. this..."
So Your Style Is: Contemporary
What's contemporary style? Strong lines, smooth forms, minimal accessories — with room for rule breaking
"contemporary style? Strong lines, smooth forms, minimal accessories — with room for rule... design styles, it won't cast a chill either. You'll often hear the terms "contemporary"... modern style in the near future.) Why it works: A strong emphasis on line and form... contemporary style its energy. These rooms are designed with abundant open space and natural... 'So Your Style Is': Traditional | Arts & Crafts | Hollywood Regency | Rustic | Old..."
Roots of Style: The Birth of Modern Architecture
Learn how Prairie, Craftsman, art deco and other styles of the early 20th century came to influence architecture today
"other styles of the early 20th century came to influence architecture today... of a style. “Modern” in this sense is the creation of a new aesthetic without building... earlier styles. Two phases of modern residential design took place in the early 20th... Craftsman styles, which came to a halt due to World War I, and a second phase included... International style. This second phase, occurring during the 1930s, was also brief and not..."
Is Belgian Style the New Shabby Chic?
Elegant yet relaxed, Belgian style looks to be a worthy heir by evoking calm, comfort and harmony at home
"Belgian style looks to be a worthy heir by evoking calm, comfort and harmony at home... Belgian style has the soft comfort, light feeling and worn finishes but presents them... The style is a balancing act of light items and items with heft — a mix of raw... of the style include Belgian linen for draperies, upholstered pieces and accessories... Belgian style is simplified and harmonious, which is what makes it so elegant yet..."
So Your Style Is: Southwestern
Does the singular beauty of the American desert speak to you? If so, Southwestern design style may be ideal for your home
"design style may be ideal for your home... Southwestern style evokes the beauty and romance of desert landscapes and the Old West.... create a style with unmistakable energy and warmth. Why it works: Perhaps more than... other style, the Southwestern look immediately conveys a visceral sense of place... It's a style of contradictions and complements, as dramatic as the contrast between... think this style is dramatic and alive, however; in my opinion, can be a bit overwhelming..."
Spin That Ship Wheel in a Different Style Direction
If overdone nautical kitsch has left you soaked, try these subtler and sophisticated looks for your captain's wheel
"nautical style to coastal and coastal-style homes. The problem: The style is great... of the style of a restaurant with "Captain" in the name, where one expects to see... The solution: Let the ship wheel be a focal point but don't let it dictate a bunch... coastal style.I alos love the spiral stair case. Adorable!!! Fun article. Thanks!..."
Bathroom Workbook: 6 Elements of Eclectic Style
"mixing styles, eras and more, for a bathroom that’s full of personality... bathroom style is right for you, then why not go with all of them? Eclectic style offers... One solution to too much stuff to display all at once is seasonal displays and... have a style in mind ;o) @jmpjmp I really don't think designers were being disparaged... eclectic style perhaps because I believe in reuse, regift, recycle, repurpose and not..."
Lay of the Landscape: French Garden Style
Symmetry and geometry define this decorous landscape style, appropriate for both grand gardens and intimate spaces
"landscape style, appropriate for both grand gardens and intimate spaces... French style does have its roots in Italian landscape design. The resulting French... overall style translates remarkably well into smaller courtyards (imagine an interior... in this style, you might find it ideal for a smaller area of your garden. Warning:... French-style estate may not be for you.... "formal" styles I embrace. And thank you for bringing in our quirky knot garden that..."
So Your Style Is: French Country
With an artful balance between earthy and chic, French country style infuses a home with incomparable warmth and welcome
"country style infuses a home with incomparable warmth and welcome... country style springs from the gentle hills and valleys of rural France. It's an unstudied... unassuming style from feeling pedestrian. Guided by instinct and a knack for striking... 'So Your Style Is': Traditional | Arts & Crafts | Art Deco | Hollywood Regency |... for this style... Lisa, here are some pictures I pulled from my blog savvysouthernstyle..."
Add a Little Gothic Glamour, Chateau Marmont Style
"-Chic Styling Ideas Inspired by Sophia Coppola's "Somewhere"... vintage chic styling and is delightfully mismatched in its interior. It is a style the owner... Gothic styled Chateau is seven stories tall. It has been refurbished by the current... out of style. In fact, it is considered to be perfect imperfection. With a beamed... Hollywood style. Photos line the hotel's Thirties-style lobby phone booths and serve... Forties-style light fixtures — a perfect backdrop to remain anonymous while reviewing..."