A Book Recommendation for California Tile

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A few weeks later, my spouse visited The California Heritage Museum in Santa Monica. On my spouses’ return, I received a wonderful book about "California Tile" that is edited by none other than, Joseph Taylor. California Tile The Golden Era 1910 - 1940" is a great resource.

A Fun & Fresh California Home — House Call

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Location: Long Beach, California. Name: Amber. My husband and I recently moved into this space, and we decide to take on a small renovation. It's my own home, so I wanted to take some risks and I wanted it to be a little fun. As a relatively new designer I wanted to take the opportunity to design something that reflected my personal design aesthetic which is midcentury, eclectic, and can be a little glam too. The space had good bones, but it was dated.

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Avente Tile Talk: California Dreaming: A Profile on ARTO Brick and.

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California Dreaming: A Profile on ARTO Brick and California Pavers. Los Angeles is a place where California history is still held sacred. Arto Alajians signature on brick is proudly displayed at the ARTOs Brick and California Paver factory in Gardena, CA.

Classic Italian Details Adorn 355 Mansfield Residence in Los Angeles, California

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

One of the goals behind 355 Mansfield Residence by Ceramiche Refin was to bring some classic Italian style to a family dwelling in Los Angeles, to have “a mix of Asian-influenced décor and Italian chic that caters to a Southern California lifestyle.

Modern Family Home in California Functioning as a Working Vineyard

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Designed by Swatt Miers Architects , this modern family home in Windsor, California is built on a a 20-acre plot in the Russian River Valley, known as Retrospect Vineyards.

Northern California Home Disappears into the Landscape

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This is a wonderful feature with northern California’s temperate climate and panoramic mountain views. Photography by Mariko Reed , and information courtesy of Jensen Architects ] The post Northern California Home Disappears into the Landscape appeared first on Freshome.com.

Enchanting Newly Built Edwardian-Style Home in California, USA [Video]

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The post Enchanting Newly Built Edwardian-Style Home in California, USA [Video] appeared first on Freshome.com. Lindsay Chambers commissioned Palo Alto based architect Andrew Young of Yound and Borlik Architects to design a turn of the 20th century Queen Anne Victorian.

Mid-Century Modern Remodel in California Opens to the Outdoors

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” We love the unified look of this California home. Photography by Mariko Reed] The post Mid-Century Modern Remodel in California Opens to the Outdoors appeared first on Freshome.com. Architecture California residence mid-century modern houseLocated in Lafayette, Calif.,

A California Ranch "Fixer Upper" Gets A Stylish Makeover — Makeover

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Location: Long Beach, California. Sarah's kitchen before. Pin it. Project by: Sarah. My husband and I purchased a "fixer upper" in the Cliff May Rancho Estates in 2009. Looking at the 'Before' photos now, I can't believe we took on this project – It was a mess! READ MORE ». Makeovers

Malibu Field Tiles for Enhancing Your Space

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Created using classic red bisque, this collection offers a rustic look and feel on their own, or when they''re paired with our patterned, hand-painted Malibu Ceramic Tiles that are reminiscent of Old California, Spanish Revival architecture. By Arpi Nalbandian , Tileometry.

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A Creative California Studio Loft — House Call

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Location: Santa Ana, California. I live in an 800 square foot industrial loft in Santa Ana, California. (Image credit: Sposto Photos ). Name: Janelle. My apartment is located inside of an old spiral staircase factory, and my design studio is just downstairs.

Decorative Tile in Commercial Design

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While I prefer the quiet residential neighborhoods for my morning walks in Los Angeles, crossing commercial swaths and busy streets can''t be avoided in California''s most populous city with a population of 3.8 By Bill Buyok , Avente Tile.

Lively Residence in California Opening Up to Zen Garden: La Jolla Home

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Jackson Design and Remodeling completed La Jolla Home , a colorful residence spiced up with interesting details in California. According to the project developers, the clients are people who love contemporary design and it was important to them to truly love their space.

Split House in California Offers Sustainable Summer

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The modern Southern California home features sustainable technology: “The home was designed with green practices in mind; LED lighting is used throughout, and photovoltaic panels are incorporated into the roof,” the architects say. The Split House in Santa Monica, Calif.,

Erin & Danny's Serene California Home — House Tour

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Location: Huntington Beach, California. Pin it. Name: Erin Nichols and Danny, daughters Kate and Ava, and dogs Chance and Stella. Size: 1,700 square feet. Years lived in: 8 years.

Starbucks Moves Ethos Water Out of California — Design News

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After criticism about selling water bottled in California during the drought, Starbucks announced that it is moving its Ethos water source out of the state. Starbucks moves Ethos water bottling out of drought-hit California | Business Insider. Pin it.

A California House Almost Completely Covered in Tile

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Case in point: this home in Venice Beach, California, which is (almost) completely covered in tile. (Image credit: Atlas Obscura ). It's a sort of maxim in design that moderation is always best, but sometimes, taking things to extremes can have magical, even mind-bending, results. READ MORE ». Architecture. Interior Design

A Woodsy MCM California "Tear Down" Gets a Second Chance — House Tour

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Location: East Bay, California. Name: Susan and David. Size: 2,250 square feet. Years lived in: 1.5 years, owned. Susan and David's East Bay home comes with intact natural features, Douglas fir beams and cabinets, and a functional floor plan. Why anybody would list this mid-century home as a "tear down" on the market is a mystery. Luckily, Susan and David stumbled upon the listing when a sale fell through.

Avente Tile Talk: Alluring Arabesque Spanish Cement Tiles

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With their Moorish and Spanish influences, Arabesque designs and patterns have remained timeless and always in fashion (think Boho chic and the California missions). Tuesday, November 19, 2013. Alluring Arabesque Spanish Cement Tiles.

NEW Palette Hues: California Coastal

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California Coastal is a design style reaching much farther than the shores of the Pacific. Has California Coastal gotten you inspired? Warm sandy beaches, salty ocean air; bring coastal cool home with this hot new trend.

Modern Ranch in California Promotes Sustainable Farming

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Hupomone Ranch is an original homestead located in the Chileno Valley, just three miles west of downtown Petaluma in California, USA. The post Modern Ranch in California Promotes Sustainable Farming appeared first on Freshome.com.

Hillside Eichler-Inspired Residence in California: “Atrium House” by Klopf Architecture

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Klopf Architecture was challenged to design Atrium House , an Eichler-inspired 21st-Century, energy efficient new home that would replace a dilapidated 1940s home for a family of three in Belmont, California.

Modern Rejuvenation of a Classic California Home: Henbest Residence

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Henbest Residence is a private house recently redesigned by Robert Sweet , located in Rancho Palos Verdes, California, USA. Photos by Chang Kyun Kim ] The post Modern Rejuvenation of a Classic California Home: Henbest Residence appeared first on Freshome.com.

A Cool & Earthy California Home — House Tour

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Location: South Oceanside, California. The words "California Cool" come to mind when you see interior designer Vanessa Matsalla's South Oceanside house. (Image credit: Kim Marcelo ). Name: Vanessa Matsalla. Size: 1800 square feet. Years lived in: Owned 2 years.

Marlowe's Southern California Roots — Nursery Tour

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Location: Echo Park; Los Angeles, California. Name: Marlowe Clementine. Room Size: 17.5 ft x 9 ft. Last time we visited the home of Amy Pigliacampo and her husband Corey Szopinksi , they had been living there a mere 2 months.

A Pink-Centric, Playfully Sophisticated California Home — House Tour

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Location: Atwater Village — Los Angeles, California. (Image credit: Jessica Isaac ). Name: Caroline and Jayden Lee. Size: 1,000 square feet. Years lived in: Rented 2.5 years.

10 Luxury Oceanfront Airbnbs in Malibu

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Malibu, California. Architecture Freshome's Very Best airbnb beach california luxury Malibu mansion ocean oceanfront rentalIt’s a town synonymous with modern mansions, glittering sand, and crashing waves.

Welcoming Array of Open and Enclosed Spaces: “House Set On The Valley” in California

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Situated on a privileged site filled with vineyards and beautiful mature trees in California, USA, this residential project consists of two separate houses connected by glass.

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An Austin House Evolves into California Cool — House Tour

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Each room is drenched in cheery, loud, earthy California-vibe colors, and decorated with hilariously sassy signs, brass pineapples of all sizes, and an abundance of sweet, little details. Name: Katie Taylor. Location: Austin, Texas. Size: 1,400 square feet. Years Lived In: Owned 7 years. When you first walk into Katie's home, you just can't help but want to move right in.

In The News: Granada Tile In Veranda

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Set off by rustic painted cabinets, burnished wood countertops and that fabulous terracotta pot bursting with sunflowers, the Sherwood tiles in the 6 x 6 inch size from our Echo Collection add to this California space’s unique “south of France meets Arts & Crafts” vibe. In the News 6x6 backsplash cement tile Echo Collection James Huniford kitchen tile Marin County Northern California Sherwood Veranda Have you checked out this month’s Veranda?

Candace's Old World Home with Modern California Charm — House Tour

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Location: Hancock Park, Los Angeles, California. Name: Candace Soriano and Jason Rein. Size: 800 square feet. Years lived in: 7 months; Rented. Candace is an interior designer by trade and when you walk into her home in the heart of Los Angeles, it exudes a beautiful, relaxed, grown up feel.

Shannon & Mike's Soothing, Sustainable California Home — House Tour

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Location: Mar Vista — Los Angeles, California. Pin it. Name: Shannon and Mike Parry, Asha (5) and Boden (1). Size: 990 square feet.

Manson's Open & Bright California Cottage — House Call

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Location: Mount Washington — Los Angeles, California. Pin it. Name: Manson. Nestled in a bohemian valley of Mount Washington in Los Angeles, sits a tiny 600 square foot house. Built in 1922, the house hangs between a steep slope and a giant pine tree. READ MORE ». Reader Submissions.

Granada Tiles Cluny Cement Tile in California Home + Design

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Breaking News Atladena black & white black and white California Home + Design cement tile concrete tile.

William Shatner Solves the California Drought with a Kickstarter — Design News

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Don''t worry, California, Captain Kirk himself is coming to rescue you from drought. The 84-year-old actor sat down with Yahoo! Tech''s David Pogue and outlined his plan for a $30 billion Kickstarter to build a pipeline from Seattle to Lake Mead. What, like you have a better idea? READ MORE ».

California Style Dreams Come True in A San Francisco Apartment — House Call

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Location: Noe Valley — San Francisco, California. My style has always been vintage, boho, California, graphic.and now that I'm living in San Francisco (recently relocated from Chicago) in a vintage boho renaissance, it's all finally come together! (Image credit: Submitted by Jane).

Family Home in California With Outstanding Kitchen Design

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Located in the Ocean Park neighborhood of Santa Monica in California, the 4,000 square foot home was cleverly imagined as having a sculptural staircase dividing the floors and plenty of details to surprise someone who sees it for the first time.

Redesigned Eichler Home in California Features Pops of Color

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Located in Sunnyvale, California, this mid-century Eichler home was recently redesigned by Klopf Architecture. The post Redesigned Eichler Home in California Features Pops of Color appeared first on Freshome.com.

A Labor Love in Southern California — House Call

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Location: Pasadena, California. (Image credit: Submitted by Matt). Name: Matt & Amanda. We just finished a bunch of work on our home. I did most of the work myself, including the all of the wood wainscoting, molding and arches.

Get the Look: Eclectic, East Coast-Meets-California Beach Cottage Style — Shop the Style

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Dave and Hopie are newly-engaged and recent California transplants—and they decorated their 800 square foot apartment in a 1920s Venice Beach house with Rose Bowl Flea finds, hand-me-downs and tons of books. The result is a blend of eclectic, East Coast-meets-California beach cottage vibe. (Image credit: Emily Billings ).