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Cool Home Designs with Warm Accents

• 1 |<p>This countryside winter home is kitted out with a huge orange sectional sofa, the large swathe of zesty color is broken by black scatter cushions …

5 Reasons Why Your Dining Room Chairs Don't Need to Match

5 rooms with mismatched seating.<p><b>1. Mismatched seating can still be glamourous, it's just a little more low-key.</b>Tour the romantic home by designer Windsor Smith<p><b>2. It makes the dining area one of the most inviting spots in the house.</b><p>See the beach cottage by designer Peter Dunham.<p><b>3. You can</b> …

Interior Design

This year's Room for Color contest covered the whole spectrum -->

Pillow Talk: What Does Your Pillow Arranging Style Say About You?

See what your pillow style says about you.<p>Are you classic or casual? Romantic or relaxed? It turns out that how you arrange your pillows can reveal clues to your psyche. Read on to see what your bed could be saying about your behavior.

Home Decorating

Simple Ways to Refresh Your Home: Our Best Style Secrets & Decorating Ideas -->

Scout Door Mat

There are worse things to aspire to than to be true and brave, so if you’re short of new year’s resolutions, this door mat will remind you each and …

Hot Color Trends For 2014

The euphoria of the New Year is well and truly here, with most of us chalking out plans not just for the extravagant party on the night of 31st, but …

The 35 Best Ideas for Your Most Organized Kitchen Ever

#10 is a total game-changer.<p>Take heart, there's hope for your biggest (and smallest) problem spots. Plus, get our best cabinet and pantry organization ideas!

55+ Pretty Flower Arrangements to Cheer Up Any Room

A few bright blooms make all the difference.<p>Learn to how to make beautiful floral centerpieces to impress guests and decorate your home. Wherever you place your flowers, these designer ideas and tricks will have 'em looking better and lasting longer than ever.

Interior Design

Best Furniture, Product and Room Designs of December 2013

Here are some best product and furniture designs which were covered on DigsDigs during December 2013. If you’ve missed them than don’t hesitate to …


10 Ways Accessories Can Transform a Room

See 10 tricks to finally finish decorating your home.<p>Want to perk up the color palette or personality of your home but don't want to redecorate every room? Here are ideas on how a few little touches can yield big results.

House Beautiful on Twitter: "Top Pin of the Day: A Girly Bedroom"

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9 Top High-Tech Vacuum Cleaners

The best vacuums for your home.<p>Whether you're looking for a canister or a cordless model, we've rounded up the best new vacuums in every category. They're are all packed with the latest features: super-quiet, ultra-powerful, hyper-efficient — and scary-smart.

A Modern Meets Traditional Appalachian Mountain House

English country meets American Arts and Crafts.<p>On a sloping site in western North Carolina, architect Ruard Veltman designed a house that blends English country and American Arts and Crafts with his own flair for drama. The ideal marriage of architecture and design creates a house that transcends …

Tag: Kitchens

Kitchen of the Week: A Hip, Low-Key Kitchen in Topanga Canyon<p>by Annie Quigley<p>Steal This Look: A Courageously Colorful Kitchen for a New York Artist<p>by …


Large Windows And How To Decorate Around Them

Some of you are lucky enough to have large windows in your home. Despite the abundance of natural light and the airy feeling they give your space, …

Design Dilemma: Decor Trends 2014

Every year brings changes in interior design. One year Chinese garden stools are in, the next it’s faux mooseheads. Suddenly everyone wants a jacuzzi …

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Does Your House Need a Makeunder?

A room-by-room guide on how to declutter.<p>First it was Snooki's tasteful transformation on <i>Inside Edition</i>. Then Jessica Simpson appeared sans makeup in <i>Glamour</i>. Now the look — effortless and natural — is popping up in home design, too. Here's how to determine if you need to declutter, plus tips to …


The 10 Decorating Trends You Think Are So Over

Would You Rather: Lisianthus or Peonies?

Which floral arrangement would you choose? Tell us in the comments!<p><i>Want to see more? Tour photo A, from a an intimate apartment in Rome and photo</i> <i>B , from a Nashville house where old mixes with new.</i><p>-------------<p><b>Plus:</b><p>A Lesson in Flower Arranging with Charlotte Moss >> David Stark's Tips for Using …


11 Ways to Add Sparkle to Your Home

11 ideas to add sheen and shine.<p>From silver metallic wallpaper on the ceiling to a glitzy pillow, these ideas add glam sheen and shine to your decor.

Interior Design

Simple Design Vs Super Design

• 1 |<br>• Architect: Gosplan<p>Our first visit is to an attic above the old fishermen’s harbour of Camogli, a village near Genova. The project, by …

15 Ways To Decorate With Winter White

See spaces in ivory, cream, and snow.<p>Don't think you can pull off pristine white during the colder months? In shades of ivory, cream, and snow, the wintery color is perfect for every space, from the powder room to the great room.

Interior Design

4 Decades of a Stylish Living Room

Four decades and three living room looks.<p>It was glossy red walls in the 1970s, chintz in the 1980s, and now, soothing neutrals. Here's how one couple's living room evolved, excerpted from Duane Hampton's book, <i>Mark Hampton: An American Decorator</i>.

Interior Design

10 Unique Cocktails to Try at Your Next Party


Sharing is healthy and, according to these, very stylish.-->

Wild Design Trends of 2013

Interior Design