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So Your Style Is: Contemporary
"broad terms, it represents an about-face from the conventions of traditional decor... hear the terms "contemporary" and "modern" tossed about interchangeably, but they're... broad term. Choose a shade with undertones that add interest (the stony gray-blue..."
6 Tips From Great Urban Gardens
"city, the term 'yard' might be a liberal use of the term. Urban gardens have their..."
I'm Bringing Sexy Back
"means in terms of home decor. I came to the conclusion that it can mean totally different... you in terms of architecture and interior design? Please let me know in the comments..."
Kitchen Dining - Count The Ways!
"thought in terms of size specified, until it's too late. Planning for the number of... flexibly! In terms of style...look at images and then more images! Durability in kitchen..."
How to Achieve Balance: Using Symmetry in Design
"arrangement in terms of like, reciprocal, or corresponding parts." While the concept is kind... it in terms of color, scale, light and proportion can help achieve a calming and..."
Glass Box Architecture Endures
"short term; back then, Brutalism was the big trend, and architects like Paul Rudolph... the long term, glass box architecture has endured and proved that it was much more than..."
Personality Swoops in for a Florida Community's Christmas
"friendly in terms of personal and architectural expression. Residents are limited to picking... least in terms of the decorations that may be placed on the houses and in the yards..."
5 Comfy Decorating Styles That Say 'Welcome!'
"decorating terms like “Shabby Chic,” “farmhouse,” “cottage,” “Western” and “bohemian”... esoteric terms used only by some secret cabal of interior designers? Actually, these..."
Skinny Columns Hold Their Own
"pilotis, a term Le Corbusier popularized when he called for buildings to be elevated above... Corbu's in terms of columns, but they nevertheless show the strong impact of such small..."
En Suite
"suite" is a term used in home design to indicate that there is a bathroom within the bedroom... French term, meaning the bathoom and bedroom form a set. In other uses it can refer..."
12 Great Ideas for Organization In the Kitchen
"e's a term in French cooking called "mise en place" that translates literally as... co-opted the term in the context of kitchen design as "everything in its place" when referring..."
Small Kitchens: Big in Function and Style!
"In terms of designing a small kitchen, sometimes you need to choose between countertop... only in terms of 24" deep base cabinets and 13" deep wall cabinets but in alternatively..."
Summer Crops: How to Grow Squash
"well long-term after the harvest for soups and winter dinners, not to mention quick breads... see the terms “summer” and “winter" used to define them. These names refer to when..."
Global Architecture Style: Victorian
"people, the term "Victorian architecture" defines a diverse but singular style. The reality... that this term encompasses several architectural styles, all of which were used during..."
American Architecture: The Elements of Tudor Style
", the term "Tudor" is actually historically imprecise. It refers not to typical buildings... catchall term based loosely on a variety of elements from medieval English architecture..."
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