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    Inspiring Idea Houses

    Take a look at design ideas, tricks, and inspiration from Southern Living Idea Houses - past and present!


    Inspiring Idea Houses

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: The Master Closet offers fresh ideas to stay organized with style.

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    America’s reigning queen of decorating, Bunny Williams, returns to her hometown of Charlottesville, Virginia, to design a charming farmhouse.

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    See more of our 2015 Charlottesville Idea House, decorated by Bunny Williams

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: Details in the master bath

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: In the master bedroom, bold botanicals hanging alongside a colorful abstract painting over the bed at first feel mismatched but actually convey a true collector’s authenticity.

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: The Master Bedroom

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: The Mudroom

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: In the dining room, plush chairs from Bunny William’s line surround a Georgia-made table

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: In the kitchen, floor-to-ceiling cabinetry conceals the refrigerator on this wall and the pantry on the opposite wall.

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: In the kitchen they maximized storage with two side walls filled with floor-to-ceiling cabinets and appliances.

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: "The play of an antique or traditional chair next to a modern table is what keeps a house very current," says Designer Bunny Williams.

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: Put pet beds under tables so that your dogs or cats feel like they're in a little house.

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: Using what could serve as a window seat as a table filled with objects turns the windows (and the view) into a focal point.

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    The 2015 Charlottesville idea House: In the Living Room, an 8-foot-tall, antique English Regency mirror above the sofa and a medley of paintings hung museum style fill the walls and keep eyes roving up.

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: “Don’t buy the art that’s in vogue; buy what interests you. Get what catches your eye at the antiques shop down the road," says Designer Bunny Williams.

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: “Don’t buy the art that’s in vogue; buy what interests you. Get what catches your eye at the antiques shop down the road," says Designer Bunny Williams.

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: The Pantry is off the back hall by the kitchen and living room. When guests see it, they know they can help themselves

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: The Library gets character from shelves filled with books, not just objects.

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: The Exterior

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    Tour the 2015 Charlottesville Idea House designed by Bunny Williams.

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: The Exterior

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: The Potting Shed

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: The Dining Terrace

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: The Exterior

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    The 2015 Charlottesville Idea House: The Porch

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