Play Up Some Fiddleleaf Figs for a Lively Indoor Song

The fiddleleaf fig, Ficus lyrata,with itslarge, dramatic leaves which audience on top of narrow trunks, is perfect for filling a corner and providing a welcome shot of green that operates with each style. But minimalists might benefit the most. The fiddleleaf fig happens to look most fabulous in pristine interiors, where its own sculptural fiddle-shaped…

Skip-Peeled Logs

Whether a log home is really a timber-frame construction or simply accented with nonstructural log beams or posts, the rustic appeal can be increased by means of a way of removing the bark known as bypass peeling. The shape and character of the tree stay intact whether the bark is removed by hand or by…

Zip Line

Cables and pulleys were used long ago to transfer people and supplies across slopes or down steep slopes. Playgrounds and backyards would be the most recent places to take advantage of the daring cable device known as the zip line. Charleston Home + Design Mag A zip line kit consists of a stainless steel cable,…

Hot Programs for Red Round the Home

Red is exciting. It draws attention. From red hearts to hot dresses and little red sports cars, this color can get the pulse racing. But it can also be connected with warning and anger — indeed, it’s deeply ingrained in us to associate red with risk, such as red-hot embers and poisonous berries. Let us…

Eclectic Coziness at a Dallas Studio

Felix Lopez and Life partners Joseph Rogers have dwelt in their tidy and well-appointed Dallas studio for four years. While short on space, their house is a vibrant reflection of their relationship. It has not always been that way. The two admit they have very different layout aesthetics; as Rogers says, “When we moved in,…

Flow Chart: Are You Really a Romantic?

That copy of The Notebook may be concealed in a drawer, your Marvin Gaye albums tucked under your bed and that dog-eared copy of Jane Eyre nestled on your nightstand — but the rest of your decor may be giving you off. Are you a hopeless romantic? Follow this chart to find out if your…