Julie Nguyen

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Happier at Home: Top 5 Books for Homebodies

(Image credit: Adrienne Breaux)<p>I have a confession to make: I am an introvert, and therefore, a "homebody." While it may not be <i>completely</i> shocking to …

Self-improvement

Six Ways to Save Money While Fixing Up Your Home for the Holidays

(Image credit: Maxwell Ryan)<p>With the start of November the darkness is growing as the days shorten (the solstice is Dec. 21), and it's getting …

Home Improvement

Bleu Leman Design

California based interior designer Diane Leifer of Bleu Leman Design (named after the Swiss lake Lac Leman where she grew up) creates casual, classic …

Top Pin of the Day: An Outdoor Kitchen Counter With a Pass-Through Window

See what's trending today. For more inspiring photos and ideas, follow us on Pinterest.<p>In a Marin County, California, beach house designer by Kim Dempster and Erin Martin, the honed Calacatta marble counter in the kitchen extends outside to make passing food easier. Tolix Marais stools from Design …

One Minute Tip: The Firefly Jar Lamp

In today's video, Maxwell brings us a bright idea (thought up by the lovely Giverny Petitmermet) on how to make a lamp that is <i>almost</i> as magical as a …

San Diego

Would You Rather: Anemones or Lilies?

Which floral arrangement would you choose? Tell us in the comments!<p><i>Want to see more? Tour photo A, from a whimsical, enchanting New York City apartment and photo</i> <i>B , from a California house designed by Myra Hoefer.</i><p>-------------<p><b>Plus:</b><p>7 Inspiring Fall Tablescapes >> 10 Pretty, Easy-to-Do Flower …