LABLstudio combined modern and industrial accents to meet the client's gritty "Bowery" style. A smoky gray globe pendant contrasts nicely with the graffiti-inspired wallpaper in the casual conference room.
Lighting is everything, even outdoors. A well-lit home at night not only offers gorgeous curb appeal but can also add an element of safety. HGTV fan hcpruitt turned this front walkway into an enchanting, well-lit entry. For a modern and unique look, onyx columns were placed over regular landscape lights for a glowing effect leading to the front door. Accent lights are ideal for showcasing gorgeous landscaping or anything you wish to use as a focal point, such as fountains or towering trees.
Globe amaranth blooms can be white or shades of red, purple and pink. Harvest the stems when the flowers are in bloom, and hang them upside down in a dry, dark, airy space until you’re ready to use them in crafts or arrangements. The flower heads of varieties like ‘Forest Pink’ (Gomphrena haageana) are also great for using in potpourri.
As befits a beach house, there are plenty of comfortable sofas and plush armchairs in this California home. But thoughtful details like the wood beams, houseplants and accessories like the globe give the residence charming elegance.
Joanna Gaines added a new globe chandelier in the kitchen. She opted to retain the original leaded-glass windows as she feels that period-authentic features like those help to "tell the story" of the house.
For the library, designers created wood, open-backed bookshelves that had the attractive benefit of showing off the exposed brick wall. A leather sofa and ottoman add a hint of Western flair into the eclectic look.
Turnips graced the Pilgrims’ tables often. Easy to grow and storage friendly, turnips provided a perfect crop for the early settlers. Turnips also were used to help feed livestock in winter. The ‘Purple Top White Globe’ turnip dates to pre-1880.