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Let The Sunshine In: Bright Spaces For Spring
"rid of drapes and let all the light in! Use bright colors in your decor and a lot... lot of white to create reflection. I have compiled these images with the purpose of... gorgeous! White as a backdrop is always great when using bright colors such as fuschia... enhances both white and pink, making a big difference in the intensity of the whole palette... that. The drapes are translucent and don't cover the entire window. This allows light..."
My Houzz: Mediterranean-Italian Mansion in California
Historical tributes, Persian carpets and a coop's worth of chickens help a vast house feel like a family home
Photos of 2013: The Most Popular Eclectic Spaces
They follow the heart instead of rules and mix genres with ease. Check out all the personality in these top eclectic designs
"black/white drapes and pink are my faves in this book---oh, and that black and white... those white subway tiles in my shower, also with the silver grey grouting. It looks... that. The white subway tiles are classic, but with a charcoal-gray grout, they verge... against white walls and a surprising rug make it truly one of a kind. Wall paint: Acadia... Acadia White, Benjamin Moore; cabinet paint: Van Alen Green, Benjamin Moore; rug:..."
Treatments for Large or Oddly Shaped Windows
Get the sun filtering and privacy you need even with those awkward windows, using panels, shutters, shades and more
"For drapes, a swing arm could be used to hold the drapes. A swing arm opens into... now has white cotton drapes and the two windows on the adjacent walls have wooden blinds... close the drapes, put grommet in hook. During the daytime, the drapes hang straight... sheer drapes if going with contemporary style at the place where the vertical blinds... Ripplefold drapes on rod with a continuous cord would be a great solution for your needs..."
Room of the Day: A Chicago Living Room Puts Boyishness Behind
"taupe and white striped drapes, grey sectional and blue chair... Just way too distracting... traditional white rooms with white woodwork. They have their place but sometimes one has... striped drapes feel like too much, especially since the orange walls are so strong... keep the drapes and lose the orange walls, which I think would make it a very nice room... on the drapes open up the end of the room (which appears to be long and rectangular)..."
I'm Bringing Sexy Back
"billowy, white panels draped from the ceiling complete the tent–style ambiance." suddenly... lanterns, and draped fabric that skims the ceiling makes for an exotic ambience. One reviewer... antique white chairs cushioned in an attractive contrasting maroon. The pleasurable... pacherWhite-Ltd--traditional-exterior-new-york karen, that's one of my favorite spaces... bright white, but the art and furnishings tone it down and make it so lounge-y and..."
Design Details: Colorful Lampshades
"black and white striped drapes with the pop of color from the lampshade. Me, too! And... gently draped over vintage lamps-they soften the light and the incredible detail of... room of whites and contrasting dark woods, a single green lampshade is a fresh accent... lampshade on a white lamp set against brilliant blue walls was a brilliant move! The colors... while white linens balance this abundance of strong color. Two orange lampshades..."
Soapstone Counters: A Love Story
Love means accepting — maybe even celebrating — imperfections. See if soapstone’s assets and imperfections will work for you
"hours draped on their countertops, stroking them gently. OK, I’m exaggerating... dark and white spots! Thanks for the article. I was also considering soapstone, but... (even with white veining). Natural quartzite simply cannot be damaged (especially the... (even the white/gray veining) but doesn't pit and scratch like soapstone. We love it... want to drape yourself all over it! So yes - there is upkeep and it's not "perfect"..."
Photos of 2013: The Most Popular Farmhouse Spaces
"Linen-draped sofas, storage-heavy entryways and sun-filled living spaces invite... color like white. If one of these all-white homes is actually used as a true country... the all-white color palette in "farm houses." As somebody who lives on country property... walls are white and I love them. It makes it light and bright. The real dirt in our house... lots of white to reflect the country light and direct the eyes out to the spaces outside..."
Houzz Call: What Makes Your House Feel Like Home?
"palette — white (or beige) walls, white (or beige) cabinets, white (or beige) carpet... easy. I draped factory-made copies of Persian carpets (and eventually a couple real... inexpensive drapes and blinds, and surrounded myself with favorite pieces of furniture... black and white photos of grandparents in the 20s and it reminded me of home and loved..."
Guest Picks: Fun Fabrics to Perk Up Your Place
Go for striking patterns and rich colors to stir up drama, add a whimsical touch or tie a room together
"dramatic drapes or stylish bedding. A great fabric can really influence the direction... blues and whites. At the local show in Vermont however, her treasure was rated 'interesting... currently a white, gold fan pattern with slight touches of green on the internet right... bath with white, modern, oriental style tile that goes to the ceiling. My desk chair... Walls are white and the over sized, rattan chair, which is the only other chair in the..."
Ideas for Your Christmas Mantel
"Christmastime, draped with greenery and holiday decor, it becomes even more so. With Christmas... Dreaming of a White Christmas and using photos of all white Christmas decorating. That would... green and white one really caught my eye. I love having a mantel in my home. Being... green and white theme but I think this year I'm going with a peacock christmas. I made... green and white. A magnolia garland and blooms combined with green and white stockings..."
Guest Picks: Slumber in Serenity in a Naturally Elegant Bedroom
Resolve to sleep restfully this year in a soothing bedroom awash in neutral colors and luxurious fabrics
"shades and drapes will keep the room dark for longer slumber. Use luxurious natural fabrics... creamy white. Saxon table lamp! YES!!!!!! franki Exactly what I did in our bedroom... year--white, cream, natural linen. (Special thanks to Tricia Rose for my Rough Linen... board White is the king of colours. It's by far any designer's favourite color because... lovely with white wood trim. Or this lighter, earthy gray is another pretty option. Or..."
Guest Picks: Freshen Your Furniture With Slipcovers
Make a clean break with fussy, unwashable fabrics. These slipcovered furniture pieces let you keep things spotless with little effort
"*Look for white, off-white, taupe or oatmeal fabric on sale or at a discount outlet.... Also, white is good for cleaning with mild bleach and stain removers. *Consider... bright white canvas slipcover but am not yet brave enough to go for it. Give me strength... family room white sofa slip covers (Ballard Design's quilted fabric) wash beautifully with... have used white denim slipcovers for many years. I use OxiClean and hot water to wash..."
Draperies Lay It on the Lining
Drapery looks and performance rest on the right lining. Here's how to get the best coverage for your needs
"chosen your drape fabric and style. Lining can make or break the look you're envisioning... owner; drape is singular as in the drape of your fabric. Window dressings are referred... word "drape" began its etymologic journey as a verb: to drape meant, very simply... attractive drapes one could possibly desire for the parlor window." Drape has had somewhat... into the White House that he was already "measuring the drapes." Similarly, during the..."