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Best Professional Landscape Winner: Adam Woodruff & Associates

The winner of the Gardenista Considered Design Awards Best Professional Landscape is Adam Woodruff & Associates of St. Louis, Missouri.<p>Their project …

12 Colorful Home Offices

5 Happy Paint Colors

Hues that will make you smile.<p>Paint a room any of these cheerful hues and they'll have you smiling every time you walk into the space.

Interior Design

10 Iconic Hair Styles That Endure Time

From Twiggy's famed pixie to Veronica Lake curls, take a cue from these retro inspirations that translate thoroughly modern in 2017.<p>From Twiggy's famed pixie to mastering Veronica Lake's curls, take a cue from these retro inspirations that translate thoroughly modern in 2017.


Hand-painted Ceiling Murals That Mimic The Clouds

Appearances can be deceiving, but in the case of interior decor, they can be a good thing. We’ve all seen what can be done to walls and ceilings to …

Interior Design Trend: A New Take On Natural Materials

We at Decoist love profiling changing styles and new trends. The Hollywood Regency living room below is a testament to the fact that season after …

Creating a Dining Area In Small Spaces

If your home doesn’t include a lot of square footage, one of the first things to be sacrificed is probably a formal dining room. These spaces are …

Tag: DIY

The Cuban Mop: The Near Perfect Cleaning Tool You’ve Never Heard of (and How to Use It)<p>by Justine Hand<p>The New Rusticity: 11 DIY Ways to Use Branches …

Clever And Space-Saving Beds Which You Can Slide Away and Hide

A bed is a large and robust piece of furniture, no matter now sleek and sophisticated its design may be. This means that they occupy lots of floor …

Whimsical Wallpaper from Aimée Wilder

The new collection from this graphic designer clads walls with whales, crop circles, cats, and more.<p><i>Whales in turquoise by Aimée Wilder. Photo courtesy of Aimée Wilder.</i><p>Tired of boring walls? Enter Aimée Wilder. The new wallpaper collection from this graphic designer transforms rooms with whales, …

Space-Saving Design In A 29 Square Meter Gothenburg Studio Apartment

29 square meters is not a lot of space, not even for a studio apartment. You would expect such a space to feel very tiny and crowded. However, it …

Interior Design

Traditional Toronto Residence Embraces A Sleek And Minimal Renovation

Renovations that adopt a minimalist style are often a touch more difficult to conjure up and execute than other modern makeovers. They not only …

Style Selector: Finding the IKEA Kitchen Cabinet Doors that are Best for Your Design Style -->

The Best Home Improvement Websites and Apps

Renovations can be grueling. But a new crop of digital tools helps contain the chaos and keep things sane. See the latest and best home improvement websites and apps to check out or download.<p><b>Websites</b><p>While many social-networking sites are not much more than platforms for chatter, others have evolved …


The 10 Soothing Paint Colors That Will Change Your Life

We're feeling more relaxed already.<p>Color has the power to heal your spirit: It can be soothing, healing and make you feel reborn. So we asked 10 interior designers to share their favorite feel-good colors. Will one make it to your home?

Home Decorating

The Pretty Skin Diet

When it comes to having a gorgeous complexion, you truly are what you eat.<p>Maintaining a consistent skincare routine that utilizes a powerful mix of anti-agers to reverse as well as prevent future damage is key to having youthful, radiant skin. However, it's not the only link in the quest for …