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Bringing Symbols of Luck into Home Design
"specific symbols to your home to increase luck. Each culture has their own beliefs... about what symbols are lucky. Horseshoes, four leaf clovers, angels, the Caduceus, dragonflies... incorporate symbols of luck into your home.... was a symbol of good luck!! I just love the color! I LOVE that door! The Tiger is... flies symbolize good luck for many people. In the home, you usually seem them on... recognized symbol of good luck. In the Chinese culture, doors are often re-painted red..."
Andirons: From Status Symbols to Style Markers
Have a burning desire to dress up your fireplace for the summer? Try a traditional decorative feature
Organic Forms: Nature's Symbols in Home Décor
You Said It: ‘It Was a Symbolic Gesture to Myself’ and More Quotables
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Logo!
A picture is worth a thousand words, but your company’s symbol may be worth its weight in gold. We’d like to hear the graphic details
"company’s symbol may be worth its weight in gold. We’d like to hear the graphic details... aviation. The symbolism illustrates the purpose behind this simple yet most vital component... Period symbols, also representing crisp, clean lines. The white background highlights... recognizable symbol in our community. Even if people don't know about our company, they... architectural symbol found on our concept plans to again enforce the new design role of the..."
Trend Alert: Ampersands
"'And' Symbol Is Popping Up Everywhere... of this symbol, I fell down the rabbit hole of typography terms such as "ligature,"... letters or symbols on my walls and such, but if anyone was going to change my mind it... perfect symbol for my nursery, right in between the twins' cribs!! Thanks for the great... clever symbol to use on a hook; it's like it's saying "and don't forget your scar... classic symbol deserves a nice white frame, wouldn't you? If you're looking to glam..."
Mysticism and Meaning Meet in an Ohio Artist’s Gardens
"rife with symbolism, inspired by math, philosophy and the stars... Jungian symbolism. While many landscapes follow similar pathways — feng shui–inspired... space with symbolic bits and pieces drawn from a myriad of mystical sources, numerology... is the symbol for infinity, so designated by many numerologists for the continuous... called on symbols representing consciousness and being: The alchemist, with the wise..."
Guest Picks: Good Luck in the New Year
"cheerful symbols of luck represent good fortune in 2012... good luck symbols that stand for prosperity, good health, wealth and even love. All 20... nautical star symbolizes the North Star and is seen as a guiding light. This star is an outdoor... lucky symbols in Norse folklore. People of this culture will traditionally place... important symbols in ancient Greek, Roman and Japanese cultures, as they were significant..."
Design Mystery: Why Do Pineapples Sprout Up in Home Design?
Early Americans were bananas about pineapples — and we’re still reaping the benefits of the sweet fruit’s symbolism today
"pineapple symbolizes hospitality but had not heard the association with Christian beliefs... pineapple as a symbol generally means hospitality or welcome. According to an academic paper... pineapple symbols began to crop up inside as well, on bedposts, tablecloths, napkins... fruit’s symbolism today..."
Enduring Design: The Picket Fence
8 New Spins on Hanukkah Style With Dreidels and Gelt
Add a touch of the handmade to your holiday tabletop, mantel and gift packages with these traditional symbols
An Ode to Owls Around the House
Fun With Retro Patterns: Interlocking Rings
7 Stylish Takes on Tartan
Masculine or feminine, bold or subtle, this classic pattern brings a rich look to walls, floors, furniture and accessories
The Elephant in the Room