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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... little more white and painted the top of a flea market drop leaf coffee table ($5) My... 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..."
21st-Century Looks for Shabby Chic Fans
How to update a style that's been popular since the 1990s? With new colors, crisper lines and contemporary settings
"comfortable white slipcovered sofa in the Shabby Chic store in New York's SoHo in 1999... the all-white look. As for black and white (sometimes mixed with the popular gray these... chippy white wood farm style coffee table (purchase from the Shabby Chic Soho store)... vernacular whites: ecrus, off whites, buttermilks, vanillas, teastained crochet dolies... dolies. White is the absence of colour and I was dressed in whites all my growing up..."
Are Ceiling Fans the Kiss of Death for Design?
Ceiling fans get a bad rap for being clunky and outdated, but these streamlined styles and a bevy of pros beg to differ
"going with white to match the ceiling or dark to match doorknobs and trim? Lights or no... I have white fans with white ceilings & bronze on the tan ceiling in the red room... light and white to match the ceiling. The Modern Fan Company has some wonderful choices... iling white fans, in 3 of the rooms with cathedral ceilings; great room, kitchen... plain white fan dropped from the 11 foot ceiling in my loft for years. When a top..."
Bathed in Color: When to Use Pink in the Bath
Even a sophisticated master bath deserves a rosy outlook. Here's how to do pink with a grown-up edge
"crisp whites, strong grays or even jet black, it will have more of an edge to it... crisp whites or salmon pinks that are more comfortable with an off-white. Somehow... black and white checkerboard floor and crisp white trim. I suppose she liked it, she... tiles white with an epoxy paint, and putting some hot pink, orange and white shower... resin table. It was only a couple of years ago at most, while watching some of HGTV's..."
My Houzz: Yacht-Inspired California Beach House
A couple transforms their drab dwelling into a bright, efficient family home using nautical style and design
"keep the white at its brightest.... Love the white drapery! Love the whole look! Very airy and peaceful! Oh how gorgeous... dining room table. And all the warm wood tones. Do they really repaint a few times a year... house! White quartz counters would look great! Smart & Stylish!! franki Seriously... never seen white look so soft and inviting before, i normally dont like it because it... is so white - not very practical for the average family. beautiful. well done. clean..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Brown
It's all over nature and the decorating world too. From light latte to dark walnut, there's a brown for everyone
"bright white. Brown also looks good with aqua, teal, light blues, oranges and pinks... crisp white and dark chocolate, and I'm thinking about adding some coral accents... cabinets are white, so I think it will work. These pictures have convinced me to go ahead... s and whites. Dreamy! I like dark brown very much, creates an elegant & timeless... cupboards, oak table and oak trim. My living room has black leather. Was thinking taupe for..."
Painted Wood Floors
"bedrooms white. This proved to be a smart choice with great results when refinishing... and off-white diagonal checkerboard, instead of calamine lotion beige, as at present... floors white in our coach house that recently had a fire. I'd love to hear from people... who have white floors and see how they feel about them in the kitchen, or if they have... dining room table upside down, traced around it then added another foot or so out from..."
My Houzz: Living Light in Amsterdam
They pare down regularly and love simplicity, but this Netherlands family is attached to warmth, mementos and creativity
"backdrop of whites and creams that highlight each accent hue, architectural detail and... floors...so white and crisp...can we have more details, please??? What kind of white floors... of the white walls/cream trim thing when we lived in Amsterdam. It amuses me that... Amsterdam has white walls and cream trim. The only good thing I can say, is it has beautiful... in the tables, chairs and sofas he designed in the early 1900's. His Dutch style,..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Green
"crisp white. Greens are almost universally positive. They make us think of nature... with white tub, sink and toilet, polished chrome faucets, and the light fixture... opaque white shades. The floor is 12x24 charcoal grey tile, laid in a brick pattern... crisp white. Here's an example (are you ready for another edible reference?) a... lots of whites. I love all of the options that you have given us and it never gets..."
Houzz Tour: Minimalism Suits an Arizona Ranch House
Leaving only what wouldn't blow off in a hurricane, an architect designs a modern take on Southwest style
"pink and white, this Phoenix ranch house stands out from the crowd with a decidedly... what a white surface is like in the desert. (Too often sidewalks are poured white... over the table? Thank you for showing! - Kendra I'm sure the saguaros were relocated... driving white cars? They're so much colder than the dark ones, aren't they? Dark... all) than white stucco. More importantly, the black stucco won't reflect the sunlight..."
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... purple table setting photo under this category. Also the wall color # for the grey... 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..."
How to Pick the Right Yellow
"taupe and white and I'm going to paint the bedside tables and dresser white. Can you... yellow/taupe/white combination in the bedspread is fine, but afraid if I match the bedspread... black and white is an exciting, stylish color scheme that always works ... and I'm totally... "black, white and a touch of sunlight." Here, the yellow of choice is very saturated... black and white. See more of this house. Paint pick: Quilt Gold 6696 by Sherwin-Williams..."