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Houzz Tour: Family, Fundraising and 'Familiar Modern' Style
Parties for 300 and private time merge in an award-winning design for a university chancellor's residence
"The White House and Gracie Mansion are just two famous examples of residences built... brown sofa room and the kitchen? The interior is great, in many rooms it seems more... and off-white colors that complement the wall color. With all of the fundraisers and... light. The white cabinets and black granite countertops are very pleasing, but some really..."
Guest Picks: Help Your Home Blossom With Floral Decor
Sprinkle hints of spring around your rooms with fabrics, wall coverings and more that recall nature's charms
'The Collected Home' Offers a Wealth of Design Tips
From planning to decorating, the father of 'new traditionalist' style dishes out scads of design suggestions you might never have considered
10 Beautifully Blossoming Spring Centerpieces
Pick a single stem or gather a bouquet. Whatever your style, there's a fresh spring floral arrangement here for you
8 Statement Walls to Make You Swoon
A Few Things I Would Like to Ask Frank Lloyd Wright
It could take a lifetime to understand Frank Lloyd Wright's work — less if we had answers to a few simple questions
Off-Center Art Hits the Mark for Energizing Design
Stifling a yawn over symmetry? Shift your art arrangements for design drama that's anything but middling
Take Your Home Tropical With Caribbean Chic
Give winter the boot with the colors, fabrics and furniture of sophisticated island style — not a palm tree in sight
"crisp white linen curtains, burlap pillows or furnishings wrapped in Caribbean fabrics... vanities are white with neutral beige tile in shower and floor), but am thrilled to see... feel — white fabric walls, a white sofa adorned with bold pillows, a worn tree branch... while white curtains add coolness. Simple white sofas make a statement on their own... black and white striped sofa would make a statement in any home. It works here because..."
My Houzz: Elegant, Resort-Style Home in Texas
An ocean-inspired color palette helps turn a four-bedroom San Antonio house into a dreamy home with the feel of a boutique hotel
"coral and white to transform their suburban home into a dreamy resortlike getaway.... velvet sofas and a cream shag rug. It's the perfect lounging spot where we spend time... glassware. The sofas are from Jonathan Adler, and Hultgren added cerulean and yellow decorative... black and white iridescent crystal rocks at a few hotels and were inspired to remove... kept to a white, turquoise and metallic palette. "At first, my husband was really nervous..."
Houzz Tour: A Live-Work Space With a Heavenly Heritage
Soaring ceilings and wood beams inspire a designer creating her home and office in a converted historic church
"gleaming white space in which she could create a spacious home and office for her interiors... All the white on white makes this space bewildering, even unsettling. Could be the... I love white, this is too white for my tastes. Dramatic look but yet... very refined... those white floors? Brilliant! The whiteness, clean lines and minimal use of pattern... Too much white, just too much white for my taste BUT to each their own!. Would have..."
Houzz Tour: West Coast Casual Meets Midwest Traditional
New and old, crisp and rustic, bright and subtle — this Minneapolis family's home balances contrasting elements beautifully
"crisp white modern palette to showcase a colorful art collection and distressed wood... With white you can change the color as often as you want. White is clean. People... wood and white, it's like peanut butter n jelly, it just goes together! Beautiful,... everything white. When did we become afraid of color? I would never leave the kitchen/living... off with white, man, that's a canvas for anything. When you introduce color, you limit..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Chartreuse
As earthy or electric as you please, this yellow-green hue brings the zing or just freshness to homes from traditional to modern
"bright white and vivid with purple. It's very popular in modern design, but chartreuse... painted white (instead of battleship gray), the room really had a whimsical feel of... grey and white photo. I simply love this color, I use it a lot ! http://www.houzz.c... gray, white and black. It felt very relaxed and clean again, but I quickly got bored... teal and white. A chartreuse ceiling gives this modern all-white room a yellow glow..."
Make a Big Statement with Oversized Art
"black-and-white photos to 8-foot sculptures, rooms sporting large-scale art prove that... that the white horse statue in the hallway in the first picture is a fun surprise.... black and white or sepia art of some sports(football and basketball) for a reception... black and white. I want men to know it is not all sports but a man space of art. What... open, all-white space, the burst of red and its slight variation in tone really help..."
Houzz Tour: Eclectic and Colorful in Colorado
"black and white. In this Cherry Hills Village, Colorado home, designer Andrea Schumacher... use of white - either in upholstery, bedding, cabinetry, etc - to balance the patterns... sleek white cabinets and gorgeous marble panles. This is definetly a job well done... another all-white kitchen. Although some of the cabinetry is white and white Calcutta marble... SchumacherWhite Couch: Moura StarrBlue Couch: Kravet Sofa, upholstered in F. Schumacher..."