Summer's riot of color is inspiring us to look beyond black and white. Join us for a weeklong dip into the world of ornament.
Above: Patchwork in the home needn't be confined to quilts. In today's DIY & Remodeling roundup, Sarah presents the eye-opening possibilities of mixing tiles.
Above: Looking for a low-commitment way to inject some life into a room? In Tuesday's Accessories post, Margot presents a design duo's reinvented classic games.
Above: Woven in Colombia, a new line of carpeting made from a surprise trio: hardwearing jute, leather, and horsehair. They're the creation of one of our favorite global workshops; watch for Wednesday's Rugs post.
Above: Louis XVI would approve: In Remodeling 101, Janet presents a wooden floor pattern primer that goes beyond the basics.
Above: Overhauled by an American designer who divides his time between New York City and Marrakech, this courtyard house in the Medina is Friday's Designer Visit. Good news: It's available for rent.
Vote on: There are six more days to make your selections for the 2014 Remodelista and Gardenista Considered Design Awards. You can vote for the finalists every day until August 8. Winners will be announced Saturday, August 9.