Finding Prints Charming: How to Get Started Using Wallpaper
"There are several ways to dip your toe into wallpaper," says the wallpaper fan and color expert, "one is to use wall covering that is a texture rather than a patternsuch as a grass cloth or faux silkto add a level of depth that paint can't ...
May 29, 2015
Modern -- all the way
Sitting on the living-room couch, one can still look out a wall of single-paned glass to the side yard, which makes the home seem much larger than its less than 1,200 square feet. Much of the owners' attention has turned to furnishing their new home in ...
May 6, 2015
A pair of 17th or early 18th century huanghuali stools, one of them retaining a label from the Museum of Classical Chinese Furniture, sold for $448,400 at an auction held April 18 by Quinn & Farmer in Charlottesville, Va. Also, a 17th or Also, a ...
June 15, 2015
First Look: Sawyer & Co. Judy Jetson is all that's missing from perfect ...
When the Fifties-era Arkie's Grill closed quietly in 2012, a landmark Austin eatery was lost. Now, new owners Lauren and Stephen Shallcross and Mickie Spencer have breathed new life into the old spot, honoring the past while setting it up for future ...
September 12, 2014
Salvage style adds personality to interiors
You can spot the trend in restaurants — Lockeland Table has a wall made of old architectural moulding bits, and The Post East has a varnished bar and sunburst made of reclaimed wood — as well as in shops like Moda Boutique on 12th. And increasingly ...
October 17, 2014
Interiors: Be inspired by the 1970s when styling your home for summer
Shagpile, geometric patterns, abstract flower prints and lashings of orange can only mean one thing - the Seventies. It may fill you with nostalgia for bell-bottoms, Walkmans and - that ultimate dippy-hippy accessory - hanging dream catchers, not to ...
May 17, 2015
I don't know when I fully began to appreciate what has become known as mid-century modern architecture. Maybe it was the last 25 years I spent in Los Angeles, the home of the California ranch, that nestled in the canyons and crowned the Hollywood Hills ...
August 3, 2013
ZERO. Countdown to the Future’ launches at Sak?p Sabanc? Museum
“My friendship with Mack has led to art lovers in Turkey becoming acquainted with ‘Zero,' the most important avant-garde movement on the mid-20th century ... of radiant circles set into the wall, composed of wood, metals and thousands of nails ...
September 1, 2015
Jameson: When design styles collide, apply rules of attraction
I like carved wood. He likes chrome ... A hallway in his farmhouse, for instance, has only two items: a Mid-Century Modern table with a baroque clock on top. The fifty-fifty split of old and new makes the combination work. Build Bridges: When marrying ...
August 29, 2015
First look: Crop restaurant complex brings music treasures to Cleveland Flats (photos)
CLEVELAND, Ohio --- The clock ticks on, with every hour bringing more stress and ... A third space, On-Air, will open in mid-September. (On-Air will feature live music and remote broadcasts, as well as 250-seats for dining.) During a recent stop, you ...
August 27, 2015
Mid century chairs?
I have two dove gray leather conference room chairs with wood pedestal legs. I think they would make nice mid-century-looking side or arm chairs for a small living room if I can replace the rollers with some other kind of feet. Any ideas?
August 6, 2015
Midcentury-style Sputnik wall clock at Marks & Spencer
Good news and bad news about this Sputnik wall clock at Marks & Spencer ... For now, we will focus on the clock, which is a reinvention of the classic sunburst (or starburst) clocks from the 1950s and 1960s, some of which have featured in our past eBay ...
March 27, 2015
Homeowner furnishes his Lexington mid-century modern house in clean lines
One window without window coverings features a nude female wooden sculpture by Florida's Gert Olsen. The starburst symbols so popular in mid-century modern, particularly for clocks, represented the dawning of the atomic age, Akey said. "It was all about ...
March 25, 2015
Midcentury Home in Portland Gets a Simply Exquisite Reno
In addition to a George Nelson clock collection, the home displays a dynamic assortment of Eames chairs and Case Study beds. Head over to Dwell for the full tour.
January 26, 2015