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Houzz Tour: A California Home Designed by Nature
"Area's WA Design creates a stunning hillside home inspired by its unique building site... today are designed with their surrounding atmosphere in mind, most constructions require... at WA Design to build a home that was inspired by the site's complex building footprint... of the design also enhance the presence of the trees and the shape of the creek into... instead of "designed by nature" i would call it "designed despite nature." nothing in..."
Why We Love Midcentury Modern Design
There's a method to all this 'Mad Men'-ness — just look to psychology, tough times and, believe it or not, Apple
"that were designed 50 to 60 years ago? Eames, Noguchi, Nelson — these designers' pieces... modern design that has so many of us in a decorating tizzy? In this digital age of... in MCM design. The idea that some people are being 'lead' into this by the design... by mcm design she told me that design is in now but her oak hutch and dining set from... these designs back where they belong. Much of it goes well with designs from other..."
Designing for Pleasure: The Beauty of Movement
"the same design principles we enjoyed in our primordial past biophilic design. Biophilic... as we design our homes. When we listen to these whispers from our past, we create... Biophilic design doesn't mean literally re-creating a savannah in a living room, but... biophilic design that will show you how to do just that.... great design is, at its heart, organic. I'm currently designing and building a new... so many designs, it's because they're static. They just decorate & they don't inspire..."
Designer's Touch: 10 Amazing Master Closets
Let these exquisitely organized, expertly crafted master closets inspire you to enhance your own closet or dressing area
"is very ZEN! Great ideas!!! We had the most odd shaped walkin closet and after much... trying to design a DIY closet makeover. sadly, it's not a walk-in..but just a regular... instore designers were excellent. (I have already moved drawers around and will order... excellent ideas .... but if my Great Grandmother was still alive, she would be saying... few more ideas and some very talented craftspeople who would love to help you build..."
Made Up Design Word of the Day: "Bedscape"
"on "Top Design." (Yes, I have knighted him in my head and thus he now gets a "Sir.")... silliness of design terms. The one word that kills me is "space" for the word "room" used... from an idea book that I just posted on Easy Solutions for a Headboard...I'll be watching... something, "Zen", and "very unique" - something is unique or it's not, there are not degrees..."
Less Is More: 6 Principles of Minimalist Design
"better design through simplicity. It is about getting the greatest impact through... my own design work I lean toward the minimal, not the monastic. I like spaces to be... seeing designs that beautifully illustrate "less is more" at its best.... these design ideas - helps me a lot Hey, I was so delighted to come online and see... Love the designs and took one especially useful idea from the article. Our home is... better design through simplicity. It is about getting the greatest impact through..."
Starting Fresh: Designs for a New Year
"! My design New Years resolution is to try more ideas and attempt and take the time... rooms were designed by Nate Fowler. Here's his website: http://www.fowlerinteriors.com/... space was designed with "Zen" in mind, but I like that "Zen" doesn't mean empty. Just... love the idea of having all my spices so perfectly organized that I can stack them outside..."
Monochromatic Garden Magic Done 7 Ways
Discover intriguing ways to use color in your garden by unlocking the secrets of monochromatic design
"cohesive design? Try toning things down with a monochromatic color scheme. Select just... England. Design a unique border or just a container to explore the possibilities. Or... rest. Design for year-round interest or just one season — you'll soon be wondering... intriguing design in the first photo - very pleasing blend! Glad you both enjoyed the... enjoyed the idea of experimenting with monochramtic tones with a simple seasonal planting..."
Dwell on Design 2012 Expo Debuts Inventive Designs
Dry-erase decals, adorable doorbells, mod storage and a whole lot more are hooking the crowds at this Los Angeles show
"Dwell on Design expo is going on this weekend (June 22–24, 2012) in Los Angeles, and... innovative ideas and interesting lectures. If not, here is a roundup of the products creating... Revolution Design House. Thank you for sharing some great designs from a fantastic design... Dwell on Design is one of the best inspirational shows we have even attended. Lots of... great ideas here. Thanks for posting! If you procrastinate your 1970's remodel long..."
Design Dilemmas: 5 Questions for Design Stars
Native Plants Inspire and Educate at NYC's Botanical Garden
Stroll through the new Native Plant Garden with us to get great ideas for plant choices and sustainability
"great ideas for plant choices and sustainability... in my designs. Where is a good place to source native plants like these in the NJ... s and design features. Wish I could see the leaves at peak color now!... principal designer Sheila Brady of Oehme, van Sweden. “We pivoted the design around the... not only designed to be a beautiful and inspiring garden, but it was also designed to... material. Designing around existing rock formations can be interesting, as they create..."
Readers' Choice: The Top 20 Bathrooms of 2011
"Get ideas for your house from the 20 most popular bathroom photos added to Houzz... it's a Zen, Asian-inspired bathroom, a dark and cozy powder room, or a traditional... bathrooms. Designers played with colder and warmer hues to distinguish clients' bathrooms... bathroom design. Users loved the creamy beige paint on the walls, and the designer's... bathroom. The designer used several different stone tiles in this space, contrasting larger..."
12 Fantasy Dining Rooms
"interior designers serve up spectacular dining room ideas for a good cause... interior designer, it is rare I get a chance to design a residential room for public... premier design event, "Serving Up Style" brought together 12 design teams to create... Interior Design, "Feeding Time" Judge's Choice Award: Wendy O'Brien Interior Design... Interior Design, "DECOdence" Table Top Award: Art Institute of Portland, Interior Design..."
'Great Gatsby' Style: 9 Inspiring Art Deco Escapes
Kick up your heels at a jazzed-up room across Europe or the U.S., then bring your favorite 1920s design ideas home
"Empire's set designers have been quietly stocking up at art deco antiques shops. And another... for this idea book which I have bookmarked. I love art deco. I am decorating my dollhouse... great design was virtually mandatory in every category. And thus accessible to everyone... great ideas - - - even if I can't afford them. Thank you! That chandelier was definitely... has a design very similar to the one on the carved wood photo, especially the leaves..."
Tour Sarah Susanka's Newest Right-Sized House
Get ideas for neighbor-friendly, efficient home design from best-selling author's latest project near Chicago
"Get ideas for neighbor-friendly, efficient home design from best-selling author's... thoughtful design elements in this home and I like the idea of all rooms having west-facing... Any idea what they are? @ 71townline, they are classic mid century designs, called... Her designs are so thoughtful and this latest project is no exception. What are... challenge to design, yet most everything you see in that size is custom built, not 100 years..."