Are you wondering where to start when decorating open-shelving in your home? Re-styling existing shelves is a creative way to revitalize any room – whether it is simply changing books around, adding or removing objects, or completely transforming a bookcase. Designing open shelving can be a daunting task when you first begin as it is similar to what one experiences when facing a blank canvas. It is also a lot like piecing together a creative puzzle where everything falls into place when you simply just start. Although styling shelving can seem straightforward, here are design tips you can implement that will help you to be able to confidently add visual appeal to any shelf – no matter your style.
The following rustic interior photos include traditional log homes, modern rustic living rooms, southwestern interiors and upscale mountain homes. All are designed for those who love to embrace the slowed down pace of country living, tranquility and a close connection to nature. Here you will find uncomplicated color schemes, open floor plans, stone fireplaces, plenty of natural textures, wood flooring and design elements that bring the outdoors inside.
This stunning log cabin home is situated in a village in Idaho on the shores of a pristine glacial lake. It belongs to 40-year-old native Idahoan and award-winning actor Aaron Paul and his wife. Here you'll find plenty of outdoor attractions such as whitewater rafting, skiing, and soothing hot springs. Paul and his wife built their mountain dream home from scratch, with the assistance of Pearson Design Group and Interior Designer Jake Arnold.
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While minimalist decorating styles have dominated the interior design environment for many years, a trend in modern rustic styles seems to be readily increasing. Rustic modern style is all about clean, modern lines and the warmth of rustic materials. Whether it’s in the bedroom, living room, or kitchen, this is contemporary design at its best. Learn the secret to implementing this style by mixing it up through combining sleek materials with natural textures.
One of the most enduring classic design styles popular in North America and other parts of the world is the Southwestern aesthetic. No matter how grand or rustic your home, imbuing it with a touch of Southwestern design is one way of making it look cozy, inviting, and inspired by nature — including your home exterior. Here you will find a large collection of images of stunning Southwestern exteriors, as well as design tips on how to achieve the look in your own backyard.
If you love rustic decor, why not carry it outside to your porch, yard, and garden? Rustic decor works well with so many personal decorating styles, including Tuscan, prairie industrial, Southwestern, log cabin, and Scandinavian. Whether it’s on the front or the back of your house, the porch is essentially an extension of your home and the perfect place to use rustic decorating decor. Here are some pro tips for using elements like natural materials, utilitarian pieces, and interesting textures outdoors on your property.
Today’s post defines the elements of rustic-style design. Defined, rustic style places a strong emphasis on bringing the outdoors in while embracing the rugged and natural furniture and textures. It's an all-encompassing term for many similar design styles. 'Rustic Style' is used to describe everything from farmhouse and western, to industrial and modern-rustic design. Although the term is rather broad, there are several elements that tie the many forms of rustic design together. Here we explore the various forms of rustic design.
I love the look of a well-designed modern rustic living room. The modern rustic style of design works well in not only log homes, but in ranch style and mountain retreats. The look includes natural elements and materials, leather accents with contemporary flair. The following modern rustic living rooms were designed by top rustic interior designs and showcases their talent for creating modern rustic retreats. View the Pearson Design Group, Nicky Dobree, Locati Architects and the photography of Peter and Kelley Gibeon.
Any time a designer meets with a new client, they generally take time to help them navigate through the different styles of design. It helps them to discover what they gravitate towards. It’s a useful technique to discover the direction the design aesthetic should take. When you are working on the design of your own home, it can be overwhelming to determine what your design style is. Are you contemporary or traditional? Farmhouse or modern rustic? I developed this quiz with my son as a fun project to help you get started in the right direction.
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Spring is almost here, and as the colors outside begin to change from cool tones and shades of gray, transitioning to sunny blooms and vibrant shades of green, our interiors can also use an uplifting Spring home refresh to reflect the season. In this post, I thought I’d cover the current design trend of using nature as an inspiration in design, which goes hand in hand with introducing a new color palette with fresh flowers, plants, and organic accessories.