Before & After: Reviving a 1912 Craftsman in Portland - Hooked on Houses
A reader named Sharon told me about the wonderful old house they restored in Portland, Oregon.“We bought this ly, but somewhat neglected, Craftsman home in the historic Laurelhurst neighborhood in Portland, Oregon. We wanted to transform it into the beauty we knew it could be.”And boy, did they ever. Here’s how it los now:They used […]
1920s Bungalow Restoration on Rehab Addict
Rehab Addict host Nicole Curtis is giving a turn-of-the-century bungalow a second chance to be the cute and cozy home it once was. A crumbling brick facade, leaking roof and unfinished attic are renovated along with a living room, dining room, bathroom and master suite. See the surprising before-and-afters here.
Historic Paint Colors Pt. 1 - CoMo Bungalow
For years, I’ve been carrying around a booklet I found at Sherwin Williams featuring historic Arts and Crafts paint colors. Not sure why–-I always ended up painting my walls a slightly off-white color. (Ralph Lauren’s Stucco was my off-white of choice. It reminded me of the missions in California and …
Friendly Kitchen in a 1912 Foursquare - Old House Journal Magazine
Built-in cabinets in the breakfast nook have scalloped trim that probably dates to the 1920s. You might say that Julia Hanfling has been stewarding this house in Portland’s Colonial Heights since she was 14 years old. That’s when she took it upon herself to “rescue” the door hardware from a neighboring house about to be […]
Inside a Craftsman Foursquare - Old House Journal Magazine
Photos by William WrightRobust and whimsical details of the Arts & Crafts period were everywhere, so the owners found it easy to overlook the long list of repairs the house had in store for them. The dining room had a plate rail—perfect for their collection of Royal Doulton china. The living room retained a handsome […]
The Allure of Arts & Crafts Kitchens & Baths
Cabinets, fixtures, and tile for modern interpretation: A look at revival design approaches.
43 Stylish Masculine Dining Areas | ComfyDwelling.com
Due to frequent lack of space, dining rooms are mostly substituted by breakfast nooks or dining areas, and today I'm sharing masculine dining zones...