Houzz is the new way to design your home.
41 Ideabooks by Rikki Snyder
My Houzz: Creativity Flows in a New Hampshire Cottage
Simplicity and natural surroundings provide inspiration for an artist’s work and for her home’s peaceful, pretty interiors
When painter and felting artist Lauren Decatur was searching for a new place to call home, a little isolated cottage tucked away in the woods of New Hampshire had the perfect balance of peacefulness,...
My Houzz: A Deconstructed Saltbox in the Hamptons
Modern sensibility meets farmhouse style, with a Chinese piece here and there, in a home near a New York nature sanctuary
Ellie Sawits and David Gasner found a one-of-a-kind home in a deconstructed saltbox in Southampton, New York. For the New Yorkers, who were moving from a 19th-century brownstone in Manhattan, it had an intriguing mix of farmhouse feel —...
Luxurious Looks From the 2014 Hamptons Show House
What do interior designers create when they have no client, only their own imagination? Find out with this glimpse at the 2014 Holiday House Hamptons presented by HC&G,...
My Houzz: Colorful and Conservative Mingle in a Manhattan Apartment
Deby and Vivek Matthews faced a dilemma common to newlyweds: merging their stuff and their styles. Deby loves color and pattern, and Vivek leans more toward a conservative, masculine style. For help with their apartment, in the East Village neighborhood...
My Houzz: Entertaining Possibilities in the Hamptons
From intimate dinner parties to large gatherings outdoors, this gracious home handles get-togethers with beachy elegance
Interior designer Iris Dankner craved a relaxing escape for her family from the busyness of Manhattan life. So the Holiday House NYC showcase...
My Houzz: Relaxed, Classic and Collected in New Jersey
Joanna Madden has a degree in fashion merchandising and a love of visuals. She used both of these while running a vintage home-goods business with her mother, and now uses those skills as the owner of a jewelry-making business, Findings....
My Houzz: Living, Working and Storytelling in 300 Square Feet
Multimedia producer Willa Kammerer moved from Portland, Maine, to New York City in search of an apartment she could convert into a live-work space. The challenge: accommodating multiple functions within the...
NYC Holiday Showhouse: Deck Your Mantels With Seasonal Spirit
From artfully minimal to traditional and grand, get inspired by 7 fireplaces from this year's designer showcase
Whether you have a ornate wood mantel or one that’s sleek and minimal, the mantel is a key part of holiday decorating. Take cues from 7 designers from the sixth annual NYC Holiday House, a fundraiser...
Make a Long-Lasting Eucalyptus Holiday Wreath
Fragrant and textured, this wild eucalyptus and juniper wreath can be a pleasant addition to a front door or a wall above a fireplace mantel. Tracy Goldman of Sabellico’s Florist breaks down the steps.
Make a Traditional Fresh Holiday Wreath the Easy Way
Even beginners can follow these simple steps, layering greenery and bright berries to create a beautiful holiday welcome
Whether on a front door or above a mantel, few things convey the holidays better than a fresh wreath. Tracy Goldman of Sabellico’s Florist breaks down the process of making a wreath of mixed greenery into eight...
Brave Decorating Ideas From the NYC Holiday House
A good cause and daring design go hand in hand at a Manhattan mansion, with plenty of inspiration for all
Dozens of shiny deep orange Mylar balloons, stylish bars stocked with champagne and plush lounge spaces ready to embrace the late-night partier are just a handful of design details on display by 28 designers in this year’s NYC...
My Houzz: Candy-Colored Collections Wow in Manhattan
Pez dispensers, cheerful toys and pop culture memorabilia make this apartment explode with personality
Jeanie Engelbach describes her candy-inspired home as, “[If] Pee Wee Herman opened a pop culture museum in Candy Land.” For 20 years the photo archivist, interior decorator and color lover has amassed an impressive...
Fashion a Greens-Laden Tablescape for Spring
For a fresh and personal way to decorate your spring table for brunch, Mother's Day or any day, combine special pieces from your china cabinet with a beautifully casual mix of fresh flowers and bright green foliage. Get the how-to from New York floral...
My Houzz: Cheerful, Cool and Collected in a Brooklyn Loft
Brin Reinhardt and Nathan Ursch of Breuckelen Berber are drawn to things with a rich patina. They appreciate natural, weathered textures that have a story to tell — like the wood ceilings...
My Houzz: Accessibility With Personality in an 1870 Home
Laurie and Bruce Rabe were charmed by the double doors, plaster molding and gorgeous gardens of this 1870 New England home. As with most old structures, however, this onetime boarding house needed a lot of work. And it also needed to be made accessible...