These midcentury modern inspired chairs tie the wall behind them into the room and show a fun side to the owner. s2-d.com
Get the festivities started in a snap with these almost-instant appetizers! We'll show you how to transform freezer and pantry staples into fun (and fancy!) finger foods.
This large studio redefines open concept for a bedroom. The excited owner added in a ball chandelier, mounted drapery to separate the rooms, a geometric couch on the other side and plenty of other lighting all around. The lights behind the bed add to the modern touches of the studio apartment.
These tall pub chairs look great, whether you have them sitting at a counter or pair them with a pub table (which we’ll show you in another project plan). Plus, the chairs are comfortable thanks to the shaped seat and angled back. Neither of these great features makes the chairs difficult to build. FREE PLANS at buildsomething.com
A kids’ room gets a major upgrade, which these young boys will be able to grow up with. The room includes a timeless neutral khaki wall, clever DIY headboards, and vibrant bedding and accessories. Real pine doors were repurposed to create these cool headboards – find out how you can make them, too, with our step-by-step instructions. Also, check out the dresser revamp project and the designer behind this space!
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Wanting to do the kids' room in grey and yellow. Thinking one wall like this, and the other 3 a light grey! Fun, modern, and gender neutral.
1803-1813 French Armchairs at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London - These chairs show the interest in Egyptian-inspired goods in the early 19th century as a response to Napoleon's campaign in Egypt.
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Easy Sesame Noodles -- these make the perfect hot (or cold!) side dish, or add some grilled meat and veggies to turn them into a full meal!
Add fun surf style to your home with these Hint of Mint stacking chairs. The Tabouret's modern design accents the fun color for a remarkable presentation that will have you hanging loose with your family and friends.
how to turn a large, boxy t-shirt into a fitted tshirt without sewing a stitch. I love this one because it doesn’t have really noticeable knots down the side. The maker does note that it would take less time to sew this, but it’s a great option for those without machines and room to store them. I wanna try a couple of these :)
Love this breakfast room with black and white Zillij tile (we have all these patterns)and vintage hiati on the wall. A fine contrast with the mid-century modern table & chrome chairs.
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Artistic Expression - Cottage Style Kitchen on a Budget - Southernliving. To mimic the backsplash pattern and tie together the two areas, Lindsey chose dark brown-and-white zigzag fabrics for the chairs and sofa pillows. Traditional draperies frame the nook, while the clean lines of the Saarinen-inspired table add a modern edge. Lastly, Lindsey played up her eclectic mix of furniture and fabrics with a graphic gallery wall filled with an assortment of framed art, including one very speci...
This is a fun idea for Valentine's Day! Using strips of paper, glue them together to make hearts and shape them as a heart wreath. Add string at the top to hang up on your wall or dorm room door!
The living room of this midcentury ranch home is designed to mesh with the retro style of the architecture, but with fresh touches that keep the look current. The Danish-modern coffee table was purchased on eBay and the side table/planter at an antiques mall for $40. New items include a Crate and Barrel sofa and a flock of Etsy pillows.
In the dining room, a circa-1970 Belgian chandelier is suspended above a midcentury rosewood table, vintage T. H. Robsjohn-Gibbings side chairs, and a pair of Jan Showers Collection armchairs.
Show Chrome Accessories Chrome Side Covers - VL1500C90 Pair - 82-104These Chrome Side Covers replace the painted OEM side covers to add an alluring accent to the side of Suzuki motorcycles. These ABS Plastic Chrome Side Covers are an easy way to dress up any bike at a great value. These install easily into existing grommets. Come as a set,left and right side.
Bring your dining room up to date with the contemporary style of these Domino counter-height chairs. Featuring a keyhole back design and easy-to-clean, white vinyl seats and backs, these chairs will add modern decor to your dining room.
How to pull your bangs back into a cute and fun twist to get them out of the way! Cute twist for short hair Quicker than french braiding bangs to the side.–Um okay, that was easy; definitely doing this.
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These colorful picks make it easy to transform your space into something bright and celebratory—they’re classic holiday favorites done in a very fun and stylish way. The Advent calendar will keep little ones busy, and the modern design will fit into any decor. The deer-pattern pillow is accented with bright beads—perfect for a neutral couch or bed. And colorful bottle brush trees will add a retro-cool feel to any side table or as part of dinner party centerpiece.
I have one of these awesome Garden Flowers in my garden! You should too! They are a Cincinnnati based company and my Uncle's friend is the owner! They are so fun and my kids love to color them with sidewalk chalk!
Teal Geometric Wallpaper and Mustard Hall Chairs | "How to Capture Midcentury Modern Design in Your Home"
Fixer Upper hosts Joanna and Chip Gaines transformed this living room by opening up the space, creating a better flow into the dining room. By moving the air conditioner to the attic they were able to open up the hallway behind the wall and move the door from the dining area to the living room. The original hardwood floors were kept and refinished, and a window in the dining room was replaced with French doors.
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Brilliant way to display horse show ribbons and keep them dust free in the tack room. These canisters are about 10 dollars each at a big box store. From Horse and Style.
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These lightweight jeans are designed with a slim, modern silhouette and feature subtle hand-sanding and whiskering to give them a vintage-inspired look. $11.70
The next time the wind kicks up in your area you may want to have one of these handy. Or a few of them. They are “wind spinners” and all you need for each one is a 2 liter soda bottle, an X-Acto knife and a dowel. If you want to spruce them up a bit paint some fun designs on them! We’ll show you exactly how to make them and there’s even a small video showing one in action!
Web exclusive! These comfortable, durable tufted-back side chairs add a touch of elegance to the dining room. Assembly required. $201.60