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Expert Talk: Dreaming of a Daybed
Whatever color, pattern or style flits through your fancy, today's daybeds let you have it — and practicality too
"pieces of furniture you stuck into rooms where a standard bed might not fit, this is... says.The wall behind the bed is white Thassos stone. Make it practical and affordable... to the wall," says Houston.Daybed: West Elm Try three rooms in one. This glamorous... right wall of the nook on a swing arm, so that it can easily be viewed from the desk... against a wall on one side," says designer Kathleen Walsh. "The key to choosing the right..."
Large-Scale Pieces Give Small Rooms Massive Style
"keep the furniture small as well. But that approach can translate to a room that feels... using big furniture that also has a smaller footprint. Great thinking reinforced by... scale furniture. What they need are the above tips to the solution. This post will... smaller furniture. Now we know better!... overscale furniture without swallowing too much floor space. Juxtapose bigger furnishings... solid walls, it might have loomed too large for the space. But the adjacent window..."
Bold and Beautiful Upholstery
"fabrics on furniture. Selecting a solid neutral for upholstered pieces certainly makes... piece of furniture in my living room. I am having it reupholstered this year and have... turquoise walls. The abundance of white in the room balances all this brilliant color... piece of furniture can also be understated. Here golden yellow mixed with a stripe creates... striped walls or the fabric covering the chair? Regardless, this remarkably colorful..."
On Trend: A Continuous Lean
"angle for furniture design and focus instead on the up-and-coming 45- or over 120-degree... nearby wall. It also helps save a bit of space with its compact shape. Reminiscent... on the wall to stay steady. Much like those hipsters, I suspect it simply can't be... help of a wall to get a good slant. This struttin' lamp has a similar tilt and stands..."
The Well-Concealed Kitchen
"bring furniture more often used in other parts of the house into the kitchen, making... more like furniture — adding living room elements to a kitchen changes the whole experience... doing a furniture only kitchen, and I see that the idea is catching on! It is the most... colorful furniture in this room work together to obscure the kitchen, in the upper left... piece of furniture and the fact that it doesn't match the wood finish of the oak ar..."
Stepping Up the Scale
Overgrown doesn't have to mean overblown when you take accessories, artwork and furniture up a notch or two
"artwork and furniture up a notch or two... accessories, furniture and materials can give your space a jolt of personality. Try amping... outdoor furniture and boosting the impact of your artwork by scaling up the size.... feature wall a striking presence. If you don't have large pieces of art, try grouping... gallery wall. The unexpected often works. In this vignette, the baskets are piled too... of the furniture. The collective piece then balances the floor-length windows on..."
Guest Picks: Fabulously Decorative Storage
These boxes, files and furniture pieces store all kinds of necessities and make your home look good too
Guest Picks: How Do You Spell Urban Heat Relief?
Turn even a small balcony into a summer oasis with retreat-conjuring plants, furniture and accessories
Pin Down a Fabric for Your Couch
Material, color and pattern choices for couch fabric can be dizzying. These upholstery ideas can help you choose wisely
"favorite furniture store. But now you're wondering: Will the fabric be durable? Will... most furniture stores will let you chose from a wide range of fabrics or even use... piece of furniture? If the answer is yes, just remember to keep the other pieces in... corner or a wall will make the look easier for the eye to digest. Here, Betsy Burnham married... like wood furniture, sisal rugs and a wool throw.Your Guide to Stylish Slipcovers Slipcovers..."
Design 2012: Not Your Grandma's Antiques
"grandparents' furniture, there's loads to inspire you here.... loved old furniture since I was a teen and I really enjoyed this. Thanks for some new... Black wall paint gives this traditional room an instant edge. Dark finishes on the... of the wall, a grab bag of chairs and a collage of eclectic artwork keep it from feeling..."
Give Your Baby the Healthiest, Safest Nursery Possible
Protect your newborn by choosing nontoxic nursery furniture, bedding, rugs and paint. We give you all the details here
"nursery furniture, bedding, rugs and paint. We give you all the details here... cribs and furniture and organic mattresses and sheets, all of which feel better, smell... children's furniture industry into changing their manufacturing habits so it wont be as... --eco-furniture-eclectic-kids-san-francisco :) Rhoda Wonderful article, Robyn, and... American Clay wall coverings bring a soft look to any nursery. Removing wall-to-wall carpet..."
Fabulous Furnishings: The Great Chaise
"pieces of furniture in a home. Unlike more formal seating, it invites you and your guests... flexible furniture mix. In a long narrow room with a fireplace in the center, re-imagine... your furniture placement. Instead of creating a single conversation area directly... against the wall. This versatility makes a backless chaise a good investment piece. Create... against the wall in one of the corners, then adding a shelf or large piece of artwork above..."
Patio of the Week: Bargain Pieces Take a Sunny Outdoor Room High End
See how a design-savvy homeowner put discount furniture and big-box accessories together for a polished patio look
"discount furniture and big-box accessories together for a polished patio look... patio furniture and a bargain on an umbrella. If you've ever bought a matching... patio furniture and felt like it was too matchy-matchy, take a look. Blackburn's... outdoor furniture and my barbecue at Lowes for half of their original pricing. Kudos... this. The furniture and the rug. The umbrella is very nice too. It is just on a stand..."
Opposites Attract: Modern Art in Traditional Rooms
"g the furniture style. The whole room gets a new freshness.... the far wall tell us there is nothing predictable about the client or the designer... of the wall, drapery, sofa and rug. Everything about this living room shouts "classic... the art wall, which whispers "unconventional." I love the formal framing of informal... heavy furniture in this living room, while the untraditional spacing of the work..."
Easy Green: 6 Must-Answer Questions Before You Buy
Thinking about buying ecofriendly furniture? For a truly environmentally conscious home, ask yourself these questions first
"ecofriendly furniture? For a truly environmentally conscious home, ask yourself these questions... resources, and furniture that may seem a bargain could end up costing you and the earth more... "disposable" furniture purchases you know won't last more than a few years, you can have... Vintage furniture is usually solid wood, often was produced without use of today's... Less furniture and fewer knickknacks means less to clean, less upkeep and generally..."