When you talk about doors in your new home, you’re usually not talking about secret rooms. You’re usually talking about colors, materials, designs, and hardware. Doors typically complement the rest of the interior or make a statement, but they’re always clear as day, inviting people to enter. Except when they’re not. In those cases, we’re talking about […]
Room By Room
The kitchen is one of the most important rooms in a home. Homeowners and guests spend a lot of time here, cooking and socializing; and the quality of that time can be greatly impacted by how the kitchen is designed. Poor functionality leads to inefficiency and, ultimately, frustration and dissatisfaction with the kitchen and the home. […]
See how designers at the top of their game bring style and ingenuity to bedroom decor. The walls of a Paris master bedroom designed by Jean-Louis Deniot are outlined with ribbon trim from Mokuba, and the curtains are of a Jim Thompson silk; shagreen-and-parchment tables flank a Collection Pierre bed upholstered in a Jim Thompson […]
From modern and bold to traditional and cozy- here are some neat ideas from House Beautiful for decorating your living room, designer style. Glamorous blue There’s never such a thing as too much blue according to designer Tobi Fairley. She wrapped this glamorous Fayetteville, Arkansas, living room in layers of pale blue tones. For a […]
Modern design trends in the Kitchen offer playful new ideas. Exotic woods create a luxurious feel and granite counter tops never go out of style. The large kitchen island holds its space on the top of homeowners’ wish list as a place to prepare food, gather with friends, and share an impromptu informal meal.