Office makeover: 'If you can work anywhere, where do you want to work?'
“The decor here tells creative clients that Melbourne gets what they do,” says Sarah Haran, chief operating officer of iomart (which bought the company in 2012). “But it might That mantle belongs to Second Home. “Synergistic” encounters might ...
February 27, 2016
Renters: White walls are your greatest decorating asset
“Incorporate architectural elements, old carvings, old windows, old mantels, old clocks. They really help to balance the stark white.” Gaines advocates taking your time to find the right older pieces, but if you want to create the “found” look fast ...
February 10, 2016
White walls are in vogue
“The main big pieces — the sofa, coffee table, chairs and the walls — those should be lighter or more neutral so that your eye can focus on the bolder pieces,” Morris says. (Homeowner tip: If you're able to paint your walls and want white, Morris ...
February 20, 2016
For Christmas decorators, two styles a-clashing
“But a few years ago, when the neighborhood started decorating, that was the moment when my husband went crazy.” The neighbors Louis loves old-fashioned colored lightbulbs and recently ran into a trove of them in his uncle's basement. But they use ...
December 10, 2015
An Arrow-Shooting Goddess from a Time When Clocks Were Entertainment
When the device was wound, the clock would move across the table, with the leopards leaping, a bird on the back moving forward, a monkey along for the ride eating an apple, and the eyes in Diana's head shifting back and forth. As the Exhibitions ...
December 24, 2015
Highlands condo boasts smart sense of style
A vibrant painting resides prominently above the mantel. Accent chairs embrace the long table dressed with decorative dishware and a colorful arrangement of fresh flowers. The sophisticated grandfather clock is displayed with dignity in the ...
January 14, 2016
Old Louisville condo is definition of 'home'
The impact the community had on them made them realize that Old Louisville will always be their home. Candles and a vibrant floral arrangement reside on the mantel of the fireplace. A leather club Stylish lamps on a pair of side tables edge the ...
December 30, 2015
Grand N.J. estate on market for $5.9M; Thomas Edison museum sold separately
But if the new owner of 10 Lynwood Way doesn't want the books, papers, photographs and vintage ... Edison's desk, his typewriter and dictaphone, correspondence and other papers, photographs, his checkbook, various pieces of equipment, the time clock ...
February 26, 2016
Need help with mirror selection (and accessories!) over fireplace
Pls don't worry about my lack of coffee table accessories - I'm just starting to work on that as well ;) Here is what I've come up with for the LR mantle - 1. Mantle with my "cut out" of the 34" Capital Lighting antique ... en_US/shop-decor-mirrors-mirrors ...
February 25, 2016
Meet the Christchurch people who love to live in the past
Boxes of glittering costume jewellery spill out of a drawer in her workroom, where there are also shelves of cloth remnants and vintage fabric flowers. On her desk is an old clock case ... Carlton Ware, festooned in decorative fruits and flowers ...
February 25, 2016
Spruce the bedroom right
Choose the one that will gel best with the bedroom’s overall decor ... a low night-table, a box night-table or a plain-topped one with slim legs. Remember, the table should be spacious enough to accommodate a few books and a night lamp. Clocks are ...
February 25, 2016
Exploring the 2016 Pantone Color(s) of the Year
An easy way to bring a bit of blue into your home is with decorative vases. Some glazed terra cotta Fernley Vases from Crate&Barrel could be the perfect centerpiece on your dining room table, fireplace mantle or ... The SMEG line of vintage-inspired ...
February 11, 2016
New private museum set to open in Adelaide housing one of the greatest decorative arts collections in Australia
More than 3,000 magnificent pieces of decorative ... Fontaine designed Table, c.1810; likely made by Jacob-Desmalter, supplier to the Napoleonic court. A monumental glass Russian Vase on pedestal, c.1830. A Louis Moinet Urn clock, c.1810, known as the ...
February 23, 2016
House Calls: Touring a Designer's Renovated Portland Bungalow
Though designer Matt Pierce—proprietor of leather goods online shop Wood and Faulk—calls Portland, Oregon, home, he hasn't decorated his 1908 Craftsman bungalow with the kinds of decorative ... Shaker-style dining table, which clocks in at 9 feet ...
February 22, 2016