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Show Us Your Kitchen!
"stain? Are white cabinets too cold? And for heaven's sake, what type of backsplash will... We did white cabinets (Benjamin Moore White Dove OC-17) for the perimeter cabinets... river white granite on the island; and 2 other choices foe the backsplash: white... colors, white only on the floor, no black (other than a bit on appliances), paneled... Cloud White, and use a dark cork on the floor. Once crystal chandeliers were chosen..."
Benjamin Moore Floats Breath of Fresh Air as Its Color of 2014
Touted as a new neutral, this baby blue can stand on its own or support bolder colors. Here's how to use it
"shades of white to create a soft, light, soothing palette. Here’s how. Related: Sh... kitchen with white cabinets and white trim. I wouldn't normally use such a cool color in... with the white trim and vintage creamy white furniture we found at second hand store... paired with whites, as shown. I love it. I really like all those watery, airy blues,... creams, whites, tans with a few pops of stronger color for contrast. You'd have to..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Beige
If you yawn and dismiss it, you're missing out on beige's infinite subtleties and the possibilities it brings to room designs
"bright white trim; nothing looks crisper or more traditional than this combo. Beige... walls and white crown moulds and baseboards !! Kept both baths in white and everyone... beige, white, tan and brown. Beige doesn't feel so basic now... love when it functions... color with white trim. I absolutely love it. It changes hues all day and night as the... lots of white, so the photo here is very timely to confirm my choice. I love the warm..."
Houzz Tour: A Modern Take on a Traditional Texas Farmhouse
Contemporary details update the classic form in this Austin home with a kitchen designed for a professional baker
"to the white background. With the white sheer window treatments, without the pine... Love the white animal heads too, they are perfect on the the shiny, white subway tiles... The white walls don't bother me as much as they would normally; the dark grey/black... black and white, my favorite color scheme. Restrained, modern, but then somehow that... and a white or very light exterior colour scheme. Love it love it love it. Brilliant..."
Carrara vs. Calacatta Marble: What is the Difference?
"appearance: white with gray veining. To add to the confusion, much of Calacatta comes... Turkish White Carrera. There is no such thing. The original White Carrera that comes... beauty of White Carrera. One of those come from China. White Carrera is not really an... Love white marble! Thanks for explaining the differences so well. I've learned... black and white marble as the border. jjlmnaz, just like any stone, it needs to be sealed..."
10 Tips for Chic Little Bathrooms
Get more visual appeal and storage in less space, following the lead of these stylish compact bathrooms
"footprint. White is always a winner in small spaces — be it on tubs, basins, floors or... "Dove White" by Benjamin Moore (this is an off-white that did not compete with white... could be white or off-white as well. I used beige towels, tho sometimes finding a nice... I had white tub, sink with cabinet & toilet. I painted the upper walls and ceiling... the off-white of tile grout, and yeah, lots of tile means grout color matters in a..."
Do You Have a Signature Color? Here's How to Find and Use It
You don't need a TV show or legendary brand to play style maven at home — you just need a color of your own
"black and white, a long history of storied brands with signature colors exists. A signature... Grays, whites and blacks. Fidelity and commitment are for marriage. Be promiscuous... color! Is white a color? That's my first choice. If not, I'm really starting to like... exception of white and dark gray/ black. So I guess those are my signature 'colors'. I seem... room, white in the dining room. You can see into all those rooms from multiple spots..."
Kitchen of the Week: Broken China Makes a Splash in This Kitchen
When life handed this homeowner a smashed plate, her designer delivered a one-of-a-kind wall covering to fit the cheerful new room
"green and white and said, ‘This makes me happy,’” says interior designer Tracey Stephens... an all white kitchen - would not have worked if the kitchen was not white. my only... you do a white kitchen! So many white kitchens I see online all look alike but this... over each white center plate! Delightful Sunday morning daydreaming. My daughter and... top was white tile trimmed in black. Our design was more random and less professional..."
4 New Neutrals for the New Year
So you're not resolved to go crazy with color in 2013. These refreshing on-trend neutrals can still broaden your rooms' color horizons
"gray, white and beige, but are toned down enough that they remain soft and subtle... Lovely with white trim. marylthrasher...my walls are benj. moore "Elmira White", and used... used "White Dove" for the trim. The 8 foot ceilings are a bit more white than White... myself have white walls and an oak floor. When we moved into our house the floors were... untraditional office and I have to admit, I like it! My advice to warm up any such combo..."
When to Paint Your Home Yellow
"leave white to those most rational and platonic of home styles, such as colonial... Montgomery White HC 33, which, despite the name, is not white at all but a lovely creamy... Montgomery White house and that's what we did. And white corbels will add lots of interest... brighter. My office is the same color and my kitchen a buttery yellow. Orange in the livingroom... bright white trim! Once upon a time I had a home north of Seattle which was painted..."
Houzz Tour: A Photographer's Picture-Perfect Home Comes Into Focus
An ultramodern house in the Hollywood Hills is a study in contrasts: curvy and boxy, forward thinking and retro
"an all-white, curvy, boxy, wavy and circular design all at once. And one thing is... love the white color of furniture !!!!!! Expect I'd have to wear white doctors coveralls... neutral white that bounces that clean light all over the place. There may be a separate... like an office building foyer. The house is staged for the photo shoot, but how does... Children and white do not go together well. I have a well-behaved child, but she still..."
Escape to a Summer Holiday Fantasy at a Hamptons Show House
Imaginative designs meet philanthropy in a sprawling New York home, in rooms meant to inspire — if not actually live in
"crisp white curtains enclosing an elegant backyard patio, the first-ever Holiday... then with white for an infinite number of hues... AND THAT'S IT! I agree with almost... room, white beadboard, pale grey walls and maybe a very pale aqua ceiling!! That... too many white sofas and gray walls for my taste. I especially like the kitchen chandelier... lots of white for summer just seems way too bright in a room...summers are hot and..."
Beautiful Clutter? These 13 Rooms Say Go for It
No need to haul cartons to Goodwill for a picture-perfect room. You can have a well-decorated home and all your stuff too
"light and white and Scandinavian and spare as much as the next modernist, but I also... cherries, the white sofa, the one above the white sofa, and the last one - because they're... believe the white IKEA room is as close as I could come to making this work. Just too... and the white sofa pic So it appears to be safe to come back out now. Was afraid things... Not a white-walled, sterile, "modern" art installation whose home owners freak out..."
Everyday Home Must-Haves Beg for a Makeover
The Nest's much-improved take on the thermostat has us pondering reinventions of other necessities around the house
"another white plastic box," Rogers says. The result is the Nest, a sleek and easy-to-use... decided white and brown were the only good colors, why aren't they NO color, and t... beautiful white hand towels, and a place to sit. These were usually near the beautiful... sight. white lotus, Can there be anything more hideous than popcorn ceilings... 10% for white 15% for colors. Want a challenge - fridges are big, bulky and ugly..."
Mauve: Americaʼs New Most Wanted?
"violet, white and charcoal? Can you say "Elle DECOR cover shot"? My point, and I... trim was white and it looked so naff, but once I bit the bullet and painted all the... stained or white painted wood floors would have worked better than what's pictured but... with the white furniture you have featured has been in my files a long time. BTW, you... my home office/dressing room in light purple setting it up with black furniture, dark..."