They say the best ones make it look easy, right? Lee Sehoon, Korean furniture maker, has designed this playful, arty bookshelf using hinged boxes. First it looks like a grid. But spin and pull it apart to angle and jumble it and it takes on a whole new life.
Jean Rapone and Cook & Cook Cabinetry created this breathtaking all-white kitchen in Maine.
Like a little black dress or a tuxedo, an all-white kitchen is possibly one of the most classic spaces in design. Done incorrectly, a white kitchen looks boring and staid. But when it’s executed by a skilled designer who strikes the right chords, it’s elegance writ large. As architects and designers will tell you, it’s all about the details.
This kitchen, located in a new old house in Kennebunkport, Maine, is a fine example. Designed as a vacation retreat that will eventually become a retirement home, the project replaces a small summer cottage that was too far gone to be saved. “It was designed to be a family-and-friends gathering destination,” the homeowner says. “It was b
Make 2013 the year you increase your happiness at home with resolutions that will get you motivated to finish lagging projects, learn new skills and add more pizzazz to your space. Sure, you can resolve to clear clutter (see number four below for a fresh way to do that), but thats not the only way to make a fresh start around the house this year. Let these 13 design resolutions in the slide show below jump-start your inspiration
13 Ways to Be Happier in Your Home This Year Houzz- Kitchen Remodel, Bathroom Remodel and More » Browse Lighting on Houzz- For Example:
In a tough economy, sinking big money into upgrades to sell your home is probably not a smart move. You can keep costs low and still make your home look picture-perfect by turning to a few simple interior upgrades. These changes can give your home an advantage when potential buyers come calling.
From an era when the economy was booming and hopes were high. Remember what that feels like?
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Picking out decent (i.e. modern) bathroom accessories can be a pain, mostly because there’s just not a lot to choose from in an affordable price range. That’s why these silicone bands and hooks by Josh Owen are nice to see- they’re very affordable and fun in an unstuffy, modern way. Use the bands and hooks for towels, newspapers, scrub brushes, etc. There’s also a toilet paper holder (with a magnetic catch) and two silicone gloved mirrors to complete the collection. Each pi