354 symmetrical Stories

Design Photography: Let's Get Symmetrical
"strong symmetrical compositions, be they designed or found.... fan of symmetrical design, I think it just makes an interior so calming.. I guess... symmetry. A symmetric face, for instance, is highly attractive to the human eye. But when... is not symmetrical and how the a canopy and steps are barely visible at right, signaling... appears symmetrical, belying the actual nature of the room. While the mirror and frames..."
Live in Harmony: 3 Types of Balance in Design
"about symmetrical, asymmetrical and radial balance to create spaces that calm and... balance: symmetrical, asymmetrical and radial. Each offers a different look, but all... have both symmetrical and asymmetrical balance in my homes. Maybe it has to do with... mostly symmetrical but doesn't feel OCD or too formal. Second, photos can be deceiving... SymmetricalWith symmetrical balance, objects are repeated or mirrored along a central..."
10 Ways Symmetry Can Rescue Your Room
"world is symmetrical, it’s no wonder the eye is drawn to things with a mirror-image... opt for symmetrical. It is much easier to pull off than asymmetry which if not done... room is symmetrical from the logical view point. Great tips! Good idea for an article... piece symmetrical, but change up the accessories. I thought most of the rooms in... look at a symmetrical room. Bosox - You have a gorgeous living room. Great chandelier..."
Architect's Toolbox: Strike a Balance With Symmetry
"you're symmetrically composed. Not too symmetrically composed, mind you — there will... created by a symmetrical layout. Not only does this approach create distinct halves that... that's symmetrically laid out reinforces the notion of his-and-hers areas. Placing... overall symmetrical layout of the room. The frame also has the benefit of creating... Because a symmetrical layout is static and fixed, it can make even the smallest of spaces..."
Gambrel Roofs Set Dutch Colonial Revivals Apart
"such as symmetrical facades, wood siding, double-hung multipaned windows, a centered... typically a symmetrical, two-sided roof with two slopes on either side of the central ridge... The symmetrical front facade gives this home the formal and balanced appearance all... split symmetrically down the middle of the central ridge beam. With its flared eaves..."
8 Living Room Layouts for All Tastes
"find a symmetrical space to be perfection, others may prefer the gentle chaos of multiple... design (symmetrical vs flowing vs whatever) accommodates. @atyg - Those factors may... chose a symmetrical arrangement on either side of the fireplace. The main entry is... informal, symmetrical, relaxed! All chairs , and just sofas, and a mix of both with benches... same. Symmetrical and balanced look the same. My living room is my TV room (guess..."
7 Ways to Play With Symmetry for a Dynamic Design
"examples of symmetrical objects (such as snowflakes). Architects and designers have used... another symmetrical look in a study I just painted for designer Angela Hogan. The oar... Here's are symmetrically arranged roses photographed and fused to a glass square plate... balance is symmetrical. Informal balance is for example placing two small vases at one... looks symmetrical around this centerline. While all the elements on each side are..."
Touches of Grandness for the Garden
"striking symmetrical garden or whimsical topiary into your yard design. Here are 12... don't grow symmetrically and they get bald spots. i like this, thanks. For the last 15... grown in symmetrical patterns and separated by gravel paths. A parterre is a brilliant... underlying symmetrical plan brings order to the garden — but how it’s maintained will..."
Garden Design Essentials: Balance
"fulcrum. Symmetrical or bilateral, in which both sides of a composition are equal. Think... are no symmetrical elements of this contemporary patio, yet the components feel balanced... scene. Symmetrical BalanceClassic but not dated, this French country–inspired residence... relies on symmetrical balance. From the placement of the bubbling fountain in the auto... expresses symmetrical balance with both curved and straight lines. The walkway, front..."
Roots of Style: French Eclectic Design Continues to Charm
"style. Symmetrical designs, the first, developed out of Renaissance fashions and were... waned.Symmetrical French EclecticThough not as dominant a style as Spanish eclectic... stone-clad symmetrical example here feels ordered and balanced, yet its intimate scale... this symmetrical design (not considering the commonly added wings to one or both... central symmetrical block anchors the composition. Signature elements such as segmented..."
Foursquare Homes Come Full Circle in U.S. Architecture
"porch, symmetrical facade and understated nature.... otherwise symmetrical front facade is quite common on American foursquare-style homes... Minneapolis. Symmetrical American foursquare style incorporates elements of Craftsman style..."
Renovation Detail: The Gambrel Roof
"typically a symmetrical, two-sided roof with two slopes on either side of the central ridge... showcases the symmetrical facade for which gambrels are known. From inside a gambrel, you... split symmetrically down the middle of the central ridge beam, creating two on each..."
American Architecture: The Elements of Cape Cod Style
"simple, symmetrical exteriors are ripe for curb appeal embellishments such as shutters... nt: A symmetrical front facade. Traditionally Cape Cod homes have a symmetrical..."
Swags and Jabots Hold Sway Over Window Style
"placed symmetrically throughout. Whether they're used to soften a room or just to... fringe. The symmetrical arrangement of these swags leads the eye upward and focuses on... These symmetrical jabots with coordinating fringe not only add texture (which our..."
How to Achieve Balance: Using Symmetry in Design
"a bed symmetrically and then letting it unravel from there is a good way to get the... lighting are symmetrical, while smaller objects can throw things a bit off kilter and keep..."
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