Donna Smith

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16 Calming Paint Colors That Give a Room a Relaxing Vibe

Nothing says "namaste" quite like purple.<p>Rich hues and soft pastels lend a calming feeling to these spaces.

Apartment Therapy

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5 Household Uses for Fine Grade Steel Wool

(Image credit: Shutterstock)<p>Got a bunch of this stuff laying around? I never realized the full range of household projects that steel wool could be …

Wool

Designer And Artist Quotes As You've Never Seen Them Before

Well-loved quotes come to life with illustrations.<p>Lisa Congdon's new book, Whatever You Are Be A Good One, brings well-loved quotes to life with her illustrations. This piece originally appeared on elledecor.com.

Books

Go Bold! 10 Ways To Liven Up Your Front Door

We're suckers for a door with a bit of personality.<p>Paint your front door to update your home's entire look in just an afternoon — the toughest part is choosing the color! This piece originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com

10 Breathtaking Gardens

From endless acreage to a tiny terrace, these meticulously manicured retreats (sourced from some of our favorite tastemakers on Instagram) left us in awe.<p><b>Idea #1:</b> With a little ingenuity and some sharp clippers, basic bushes can become modern masterpieces.<p><b>Idea #2:</b> Attempt to conceal the concrete …

Stop Worrying: 7 Things About Your Home That Aren't a Big Deal

Do you fret over certain aspects of your home? Do they keep you up at night? Do you spend hours Googling (or Apartment Therapy-ing) for the answer …

Self-help

4 Ways a Camera Can Make Life Around Your House Easier

(Image credit: Adrienne Breaux)<p>Whether you shoot with your smart phone or have a handy DSLR, your camera can be for more than just capturing your …

Mobile Photography

13 Things That Make a House a Home

We're talking can't-live-without, warm-fuzzy stuff here. This piece originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com.<p>A house provides shelter, but a home is where you weather all of life's little storms — and revel in the sunshine. Here are a few of our favorite things that transform a mere shelter into …

How to Stay Motivated Around the House: 6 Steps to Accomplishing Your Goals

Are you struggling with staying motivated about something around your house? Perhaps it's sticking to a cleaning schedule. Maybe it's keeping things …

Time Management

Before & After: From Beige Dresser to Faux Card Catalog Bookcase

I've always loved the look of a card catalog but real ones always seemed impractical due to the drawer size. As we started redoing my office, I knew …

Thrifting

10 Enviable Flower Arrangements Straight From Readers

In honor of Veranda's 31 Days of Flowers, a round-up of the beautiful bouquets in YOUR homes. This piece originally appeared on veranda.com.<p>From: Veranda

Bouquets

Flipboard for Photographers and Photography Lovers

Inside Flipboard / July 16, 2013<p>“Flipboard For You” is our bi-weekly series highlighting how different groups of people can make the most out of …