RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Interior Design

A collection of news and information related to Interior Design published by this site and its partners.

Top Interior Design Articles

Displaying items 78-88
  • Design Q&A: Liz Dickson, interior designer

    Design Q&A: Liz Dickson, interior designer
    I am thinking about refreshing the paint colors in my house this fall, especially in the kitchen and in the bedroom. What kind of new color palette are you seeing right now, particularly for those rooms? While there are always new color trends emerging...
  • Home sweet renovated home: Eleanor Brown talks about house transformation

    Home sweet renovated home: Eleanor Brown talks about house transformation
    House renovation tips ... 1. Think about how you live and what you need to live comfortably in your space. 2. Create a detailed set of specifications that enable you get the same end product when you interview contractors and get bids. 3. Get...
  • From Versace Mansion to TLC's "Four Houses

    From Versace Mansion to TLC's "Four Houses
    It's not like her appearance on TLC's "Four Houses" on Monday, July 30th at 10 p.m. EST will be Katia Bates' first time in the interior design spotlight. After all, the Fort Lauderdale resident re-did the Versace Mansion in South Beach...twice. But...
  • 'Staging' home like a pro

    Nowadays, few home sellers –– and especially those trying to avert foreclosure –– have spare funds to hire a "stager," a professional trained in the art of making a property look as beguiling as possible to prospective buyers....
  • The man who invented the California Look

    The man who invented the California Look
    Michael Taylor (1927-86) invented what was three decades ago dubbed the California Look: white interiors with stone floors and over-scaled, sculptural furniture, often upholstered in simple yet sumptuous chenille. "In response to the casual West Coast way...
  • 'The New Outdoor Kitchen: Cooking Up a Kitchen for the Way You Live and Play' by Deborah Krasner

    IN America's rush to duplicate every indoor room in the great outdoors, kitchens seem to be a favorite. Forget for a moment the recent spate of outdoor living rooms, sleeping pavilions and elaborate spas springing up across the land. They add minimally to...
  • Salvaged in style

    Salvaged in style
    CARRIE CARR knows a good piece of trash when she sees it. Take the kitchen cabinet that she salvaged from an apartment building under renovation and turned into a glass-fronted display case. Or the living room piece — "my gangsta coffee table,"...
  • The round bed comes full circle

    The round bed comes full circle
    REMEMBER the revolving circular bed from which the Mike Meyers' character Austin Powers proclaimed his shag-ability? Laugh if you must, but the Lazy Susan sleeper — that semaphore of swinging bachelorhood — is no longer a joke to be found...
  • His essentials: orchids

    His essentials: orchids
    CRAIG POWELL isn't afraid of indulging his weakness for orchids. And with his recently opened botanical studio, Pollen, he's bent on spreading his compulsion. Housed in a former pharmacy in Eagle Rock, the store's on-site greenhouse is filled with hard-...
  • A fresh journey for familiar forms

    A fresh journey for familiar forms
    New York — DIPPED in a garish green rubbery coating, the ornate Louis-style dining chairs from Six Inch of Belgium looked like irradiated doggy chew toys. The white fiberglass centipede reared on its legs was really Scolopendra, a 7-foot floor...
  • Dorothy Kneedler Lawenda, co-founder of interior design firm Kneedler-Fauchere, dies at 94

    Dorothy Kneedler Lawenda, an entrepreneur who began importing natural, hand-woven wallcoverings from Asia in 1948 and co-founded an interior design company that became an influential resource for the Los Angeles industry, died Thursday at her home in...