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Roots of Style: The Indelible Charm of American Tudors
Rich details and an intimate scale give this English-inspired architectural style memorable character and flexibilty
"architectural style memorable character and flexibilty... These are the Tudors. Not the popular television series set in the 16th century, but... ns of the original Tudor homes began appearing in the U.S. in the late 1880s and... across the country. You may have seen them in older neighborhoods close to the city... reproduce the style, and even suburban tracts occasionally mimic it.... peaked in the late 1920s and early 1930s. Many have been lovingly cared for or restored..."
Room of the Day: New York Style for an L.A. Living Room
"and have the Sex and the City lifestyle,” says McCarthy. “I purchased a home in Los... click on the pictures and the "i" at the bottom there are pics of the entryway and bedroom... live like the styling of the room but see the placement of daybed as awkward and out... placed in the right area. The furniture and accents of the wall complement each other... believe the primary focus should be on the ability to move comfortably in the space..."
Decorating Around the World: Creative Amsterdam Style
"ideas for the playful details, fearless color and art in these inspiring Dutch homes... ahead of the curve. I was lucky enough to spend a small part of my honeymoon on a houseboat... remember the amazing creative energy of this region. Come along as we peek inside the... prints from the work so it requires a certain amount more risk on the part of the artist... love the bright colours. It is easy to be brave with small items - but the reward..."
Styling Your Bedroom: The Corner Bed Floor Plan
"Put the bed in the corner for a whole new angle on your furniture arrangement... Houzzers made the corner bed look work. More: Put the Bed Up Against the Wall... making the floor plan difficult? Before you pull out your hair, consider the corner... look, the corner bed may the answer you’re looking for. Take a look at how a few... corner bed style. Whether it’s getting the most out of floor space, increasing functionality..."
Kitchen of the Week: Classic Style for a Southern Belle
Marble counters, white finishes and even a pair of chandeliers give this South Carolina kitchen a timeless feel
"over the island! I love the contrast of the white with the pine floors! Can I get... Liked the flow of the kitchen and the neatness of the layout. Also, I find a very... problem is the placement of the electrical outlets. They interrupt the lines of the horizontal... along the wall. And why did the electrician place the outlet right in the middle... middle of the side of the island? Shouldn't the outlet be higher, up near the trim? It..."
Kitchen of the Week: Simple Style Fuels Creativity
A food blogger proves you don't need fancy kitchen appliances or even a lot of space to create an amazing meal
"From the amazing dishes Shanna Mallon of Food Loves Writing whips up, you wouldn't... delicious, the kitchen was perfectly organize. I just love the restraint, the richness... one's style is cluttered or streamlined, this is the attitude to take into it.... cleaning the kitchen so much easier and faster, and it eliminates that "cluttered" feeling... writing style. You'll just fall in love with her Encouraging and inspirational the..."
Get the Look: Sophisticated Country Style
"to Keep the Farmhouse, Lose the Chicken Coop... performing at the CMAs, or Carrie Underwood on the cover of Vogue. Here are a few tips for... bad rap; the word conjures visions of tea cozy collections, gingham overload and cow... country style means a place that is relaxing, feels like it has history, has some nice... Country Style has evolved over the years. My home has changed with the times also.... "taking the 'K' out of 'kountry krafts'" :) Raisin' me a family workin' on the farm..."
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... selectively. The style is a balancing act of light items and items with heft — a mix of... Staples 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..."
Country Style Soothes the Soul
Take cues from country living for a design style that feels as easy, free and open as a Midwestern plain
"design style that feels as easy, free and open as a Midwestern plain... ne of the classic signs that your country style has been done right is the feeling... home in the country. The problem with true country living is that land is expensive... country to the riverside and everything in between, these homes will inspire your own... The second picture, the one with the bathtub, I am green with envy. How cool would..."
Lay of the Landscape: Tropical Garden Style
Create a vacation paradise in your backyard even if temperatures sometimes dip with these guidelines for tropical-style gardens
"live on the edges of these climates, places like the American South or Pacific Northwest... throughout the summer and bring indoors over the winter. Fortunately, many of our favorite... easy. The plants that define "tropical" — palms, bougainvillea, bromeliads, orchids... handle the cold while looking like they were imported directly from a tropical jungle... should find the time to discover what the names of all the plants and flowers I have...."
Give This Style the Old College Try
"evoke the collegiate aesthetic at home, from subtle to seriously fanatical... '60s, The Official Preppy Handbook and the movie Animal House. The reality at age... crispness in the air, the leaves are starting to change, football season is in full swing... kidding, the dorm was called Balz. Yup, pronounced like you think.) However, the Balz... collegiate style stem from a romantic ideal of brick Ivy League dorm rooms of the 1950s..."
New Southern Style for the Kitchen
Gracious tradition is alive and well, bless its heart, but Southern kitchens are welcoming in modern updates too
"believes the South is in the midst of a renaissance. “Southern decor has transformed... leading the trend of mixing styles. We’re becoming more and more eclectic.” Here... deep, but the new South allows for creative liberties that are sure to suit any style... you’re in the mood for dumplings or dim sum. While there are a few ingredients that are... incorporate the hallmarks of Southern decor into any kitchen...."
My Houzz: A Farmhouse-Style Getaway in the Santa Cruz Mountains
Toning down the brown and redesigning for modern living, a trio of friends turns a 1980s fixer-upper into a woodsy retreat
"down the brown and redesigning for modern living, a trio of friends turns a 1980s... the boundaries of the property,” says Morgan. “The art studio was built, and all... the property required some serious design love. The three friends asked contractor... getaway. “The gardens started taking shape. We got chickens. The dogs got used to the... Cooper, the CEO of a psychiatric hospital, spotted a fixer-upper on 18 acres in the..."
Pick the Right Paint Finish to Fit Your Style
The question of finish may be as crucial as color. See which of these 9 varieties suits your space — and budget
"The question of finish may be as crucial as color. See which of these 9 varieties... impact on the look and feel of your room. Read on to get the rundown on nine of the most... more, the choices are endless — and the decision you make can have a profound impact... your style. But what about the finish of your walls? From velvety matte to high... Applying the wax at the end was fun and easy. I also like the faint smell of the wax..."
Regional Style: The Jersey Shore
"hair, the Jersey shore is a happening hotbed of colorful seaside design... about the houses. Forget the amazing seafood and boat rides on the bay. Forget... Forget the boardwalk and frozen custard. I want to walk the sidewalks and ogle the scores... and down the tiny towns along the shoreline. Join me as we check out the seaside beauties... down to "the Shore," and you'll most likely be greeted by salt spray in your hair, summer..."