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Wentworth, Inc.
4 Reviews
A Enlightening Home Office
Ideabooks30,335
Questions7
How can you go wrong with a Louis Ghost Chair? Understated and elegant, this new classic works absolutely anywhere, including at a desk.
“practical study corner....” — adjua
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Pocket Garden
Ideabooks42,678
Questions6
Mix ColorsThis garden, with its understated green tones and serpentine bed lines, oozes restful tranquility. It's a perfect place in which to relax and regroup after a hard day at the office
“Hosts garden paths” — ewtooley
Saint Dizier Design
1 Review
Master Bath and Garden
Ideabooks9,280
Questions6
Copper's durability and natural patina have contributed to its significant comeback in the last decade. This oval bathtub allows the material's understated luxuriousness to shine. Surrounded by black river stone, the contrasting copper tub is perfect for this bathroom's indoor-outdoor feel.
“I love the big open window glass, the sink, the green, the natural light.” — Thajba Al
Talianko Design Group, LLC
47 Reviews
Hotel Inspired Bedroom
Ideabooks64,146
Questions30
risk casting a chill over the space. Treat windows elegantly but simply: basic panels, bamboo blinds, neutral Roman shades. Look closer: Layering understated curtain panels over natural blinds or shades, as in this bedroom, is a nearly foolproof way to add depth and texture. The draperies add just enough
“window above bed and wall sounce” — rick1234567890
Michael Abrams Limited
21 Reviews
Seeley Dining Room
Ideabooks110K
Questions53
style-savvy friend to handle it while you hide in another room. Look closer: A few well-chosen pieces are all it takes to bring this room to life. Understated frames and wide mats showcase the pair of black and white sketches, and the dramatic chandelier highlights the sculptural bowl. Don't overlook the
“ceiling wall paper” — rhodesdx
Charlie & Co. Design, Ltd
8 Reviews
Dining Room
Ideabooks120K
Questions52
While there is a wide variety of architectural styles around the area, architect Charlie Simmons notes that "the architectural forms are simple and understated, with clean lines, most likely derived from the Scandinavian roots of many who settled here originally. The color palettes tend to be fairly light
“Great dinning” — aphithay
Craig Denis
Architectural and Interior Photography
Ideabooks28,624
Questions10
upholstery and a wooden element doesn’t mean you can’t amplify the textural appeal with grasscloth wallpaper. The beauty of grasscloth is that it’s understated, so the look feels balanced, not overwhelming.
“Whole composition. Bench, oversized map, console, grass cloth wallpaper, jute rug.” — lydiamaglathlin
Specht Harpman Architects
2 Reviews
Manhattan Micro-Loft
Ideabooks23,303
Questions6
the rectangular sawtoothed profile of the treads and risers and not the angular underside of the stringer. When the doors are closed, they form an understated patchwork on the face of the wall and complement the architecture of the room.
“stairway closet” — Xochitl Ramirez
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