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Southwest Style - Find what makes this style unique.

Decorating Even If You Don't Live In Southwest star
Living in the Desert Southwest USA isnīt a requirement for Southwest Style Decorating. Simple touches can give you the New Mexico or Arizona style to your home... even if you donīt live near the Colorado River.

Build Your Own Adobe Home star
Do you want to build an adobe home? I'll admit... it takes a lot of planning and hard work but the results are worth every bit of effort. You will have a home that is as individual as you are.

Build Your Own Adobe Home part 2 star
You will have tremendous leeway in interior decoration because it is possible to cut in niches, make arched walls and shape fireplaces all to suit your personal taste. Now you can have a house that is as individual as you are... unique masterpiece. And... you will have the security of a well-built h

Carol Grigg Painting - Meeting star
Carol Grigg painting "Meeting" Vibrant colors and rich textures pairs Native American and Appaloosa images. Wonderful addition to any Southwest or Rustic decor.

Christmas Lighting - Southwest Cactus Style star
If you want to decorate cactus with Christmas lights, it will be a prickly task. Cactus is the desert southwest alternative to Christmas Trees. Rows of cactus with white and colord lights is spectacular.

Colcha Embroidery Spanish Colonial Style star
Colcha work is considered a rare form of art. While the stitch itself is easy to learn, it takes an enormous amount of time to complete a project. A bedspread, using the wool-on-wool, could take as much as ten years to complete... even working on it seriously.

Decorating your Home Southwest star
Native artwork and pottery bring authenticity to each room of the home. These items can be found at shops in the Southwest and bought online from collectors and Southwestern-based dealers.

Do It Yourself Southwestern Mosaic Tile Projects star
outhwestern Mosaic tile colors can include turquoise, tans, rusts, golden yellows, vibrant reds, orange, and lovely calm greens and blues. Patterns include sun and moon patterns along with cactus, coyotes, desert images, horses, and the Kokopelli image.

Embrace Southwest Style - Phoenix Home and Garden Magazine star
If you are traveling or moving to Arizona, get this magazine. The magazine has beautiful photos and tons of information. Read the review..

Give your Home a New Look with Southwestern Flair star
The Southwestern look is all about the colors of the natural world combined with bold clean lines of rustic wrought iron and brightly decorated Hispanic-native art.

Give your Home a New Look with Southwestern Flair star
The Southwestern look is all about the colors of the natural world combined with bold clean lines of rustic wrought iron and brightly decorated Hispanic-native art.

Hurricane Katrina - How Can Faux Finish Painters Help? star
It isnīt to late to help with Huraicane Katrina Victims. You Can Help Faux Finish Artists raise $75,000 to build a Habitat for Humanity House in New Orleans and Noahīs Wish animal protective charity.

Outdoor Living in the Desert Southwest - Like Tuscany without leaving the U.S. star
Winter months bring out the best of outdoor living in the Southwest United States. Creative home owners have lush yards and patio living without overusing precious water resourses.

Ranch House At Talking Rock | Phoenix Home and Garden July 2007 star
Ranch House at Talking Rock in Prescott Arizona is an Idea House ready for touring July 2007. Full of inspiration, take a step back into the Old West and see what an old Ranch or Hacienda style home would be like to live in now.

Remodel Southwest Kitchen star
In a Southwestern home, the kitchen is the center of the house. In Native American culture, the hearth was the heart of the home. When remodeling your kitchen to match the Southwestern style, remember these things to get your remodel southwest kitchen right.

Southwest Style Decorating Shop star
Do you love everything Southwest Style? The Southwest holds many mysteries and you can often catch a glimpse or get the feeling of this enchanting country just by holding some special handcrafted pottery or hanging some handmade item on your walls.

Southwest Decor - Hacienda Style - Faux Finishes Bricks Decorating star
Faux finishes bricks painting on a wall is used in the desert southwest and hacienda decorating style. Mexicasa has over 170 pages of beautiful photographs that will inspire your faux painting a brick wall adventure.

Southwest Decor Colors star
Once only seen in that particular region of the country, Southwestern homes are springing up all over. The design is cool, comforting, and meaningful. But what Southwest Decor Colors should you use?

Southwest Faux Finish Alive in Phoenix Home and Garden star
Faux Finish Walls are still all the rage, 20 years after their heyday. Southwest Faux Finish Artists were reluctant to let the client see the technique. Now you can afford to choose your own faux finish from Phoenix Home and Garden and do it yourself or find a easonably priced artist.

Southwest Ranchstyle Homes star
Living in the Southwest United States does not make a home Southwest RanchStyle... I can attest to that. Our ranch home was a boring ho-hum run of the mill track house... But we have transformed most of our home to reflect a hacienda style on the inside.

Southwest Style Paint Colors - Book Reviews star
Do you love everything Southwest Style? The Southwest holds many mysteries and you can often be captured with the color choices we make. One of the first Southwest Style choices to be made is wall color.

Southwestern Art - Art and Artists of the American Southwest star
The art of the American Southwest is full of contrasts. Explore the many styles and textures of this American phenomenon.

Southwestern Inspired Iron Work star
Southwestern iron work, which has been passed down by generations of Hispanic artisans throughout the centuries, dates back to the time when the Spanish inhabited the lower states.

Southwestern Style Decorating star
Certain colors come to mind when thinking of the Southwestern Style Decorating. These brilliant hues are used all around a Southwestern style home. From turquoise to terra cotta, no Southwestern home is ever seen without them.

Spanish Style Decorating With Wood Beams star
In Spanish Designed homes the beams and corbels are usually hand hewn and rustic in nature. Homes of the rich may have had beams and corbels that were decoratively carved, but still with a hand made character about them.

Spanish Style Homes Pottery star
Often... when your walking the aisles in your local home center, pots in the garden center are just stacked in piles and look bleak and unattractive. But... you should take a second look. Pull one out and wipe off the dust. What does the shape and color look like? Is it Spanish in design? Does the g

Spooky Southwest Style Halloween Resources star
Itīs almost that time and the weather is finally below 100 degrees... so we are gearing up for the trick-or-treat "ers" in our area. So the question is...how would you incorporate Halloween into your Southwest Style?

Tips For Building A Adobe Home star
You will have tremendous leeway in interior decoration because it is possible to cut in niches, make arched walls and shape fireplaces all to suit your personal taste. Now you can have a house that is as individual as you are... unique masterpiece. And... you will have the security of a well-built h

Tips For Building Adobe Homes star
You will have tremendous leeway in interior decoration because it is possible to cut in niches, make arched walls and shape fireplaces all to suit your personal taste. Now you can have a house that is as individual as you are...

Using Copper In Interior Home Design star
Copper finally gained a "price" when it earned itīs role as the - penny. This orange-reddish colored metal, which usually develops a green patina over time... has been used in home design for years in the Southwest. Copper lends itself to inventive new applications and designs.

What is a Chimenea? star
For those of us that love the warmth and ambiance of an outdoor fireplace, a chimenea is a popular option. The cost of building a fireplace can be extreme, and these little fireplaces are portable as well as budget conscience

Winning Prickly Pear Soap Recipe star
Using a pre-made soap base Prickly Pear soap is as simple as melting the base and adding 1 part prickly pear juice to 4 parts melted soap base. Watch for thorns when peeling!

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