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I miss Candace and Sarah and all the REAL designers (even that bitchy Vern Yip ) ! And neither of them were originally any sort of home improvement types.
If you dig around on them, you'll find they tried acting and modeling (Yeah, MODELING..
The house was a 1950s ranch that wasn't worth reworking, but I lived in it anyway. MD: I go to Greece every year, but I swear the house wasn't inspired by the Parthenon!
ED: There are very few windows, which is a striking departure. Opening doors when the weather is nice creates a whole different atmosphere than just opening windows. That's the key to minimal design: Keep it extremely simple, but mix hard and soft elements together to keep it from seeming chilly.
ED: What are some of the materials you used throughout the house?
I was channel surfing one morning a couple weeks back and happened to catch Kathie Lee Gifford going off on them, saying she doesn't get their appeal either. They've bounced around on so many shows, what they do is cliche, even for fixer-up TV shows and they don't seem to appeal to great masses of people, so I'm confused as to how they STILL remain on television.
I recently watched the Property Brothers' week long redo of a palatial ranch in Montana.