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6 Quick Decorating Changes

Refresh any room in a flash.<p>From slipcovers to stripes, these fast and easy makeover ideas refresh any room in a flash.

A Modest 1950s Cottage Made Modern

A Birmingham home goes from so-so to sleek.<p>Minimalism, symmetry and practicality are just a few the decorating ideas designer Lindsey Bond used to modernize a dated house in Birmingham, Alabama. Check out the pictures of her updated home.

101 Decorating Secrets from Top Interior Designers

Experts share their best tips.<p>The experts — Christopher Peacock, Myra Hoefer, Carleton Varney, and 97 other inspiring designers — share words to live and design by. Plus, see 101 easy makeovers from interior designers.

10 Space-Saving Tricks for Small Kitchens

You can do a lot with just a little space.<p>A well-designed kitchen has minimal clutter and maximum efficiency. Whether you're redecorating or totally remodeling, here are the best ideas for small spaces.

The Fastest Way to Get Back in Shape After Not Working Out for Three Months

You heard about the interval workouts that helped your friend lose her baby weight before she finished maternity leave and the high-intensity DVDs …

5 Small Ways to Give Your Bedroom a Big Boost

40 Bedroom Colors That Will Make You Wake Up Happier

Because beige is no way to start the day.<p>These take-notice bedroom color ideas are total mood boosters. Once you've gotten all the inspiration you can here, check out our most stylish bedroom ideas.

8 Fast Decorating Fixes

8 designers share easy updates.<p>Need a quick revamp? Designers share their easy home updates and decorating ideas for spicing up your rooms.

10 Smart Kitchen and Bath Updates

10 ideas to make a difference.<p>From storing your pots and pans on a wall to upholstering a bathroom chair with terry cloth, these ideas will really make a difference in your home.

An Expansive His-and-Hers Bathroom

Two bathrooms in one.<p>Architect Thomas Catalano and designer Chris Benson went beyond the usual his-and-hers towels and double sink in this Wellesley, Massachusetts, bathroom design. By adding a pass-through shower, they combined two rooms into one, but personalized each side for the husband and …

An Expansive His-and-Hers Bathroom

Two bathrooms in one.<p>Architect Thomas Catalano and designer Chris Benson went beyond the usual his-and-hers towels and double sink in this Wellesley, Massachusetts, bathroom design. By adding a pass-through shower, they combined two rooms into one, but personalized each side for the husband and …

10 Easy Pieces: Architect’s White Paint Picks

Not all white paint shades are created equal. And a number of factors come into play when deciding on the perfect white: the region (Northwest? East …

Expert Advice: 12 Essential Tips for the Perfect Paint Job

If you’ve ever picked up a roller and brush and painted a room, you may have quickly learned (as I did) that it’s not necessarily as easy as it …

Life Skills You Can Learn in 29 Minutes (for Free)

From creating the four-ingredient appetizer people crave to packing a carry-on you won't have to squeeze shut, these shortcuts will make everyone …

Life Skills

18 Ways to Style Flowers for Mother's Day

You can't go wrong with these easy-to-master ideas.<p>It's the perfect occasion for brunch al fresco, and these gorgeous arrangements will make for a stunning tablescape. (Psst ... we don't think Mom would mind if you placed a special gift at her seat.)

10 Mistakes to Avoid When You Remodel

The day we finally moved into our remodeled house–after the city inspector had tromped through with a picky checklist and the contractors had hauled …

150+ Designer Kitchens for Every Style

Allow these culinary hot spots to stir up major inspiration for your own home.<p>We've gathered all our best cooking hubs in one place – from country casual to sleek and modern. Which one inspires you most?

10 Surprising Ways to Add Color to Your Home

Small Space Decorating Dos and Don'ts

Fix your decorating mistakes.<p>What's the biggest mistake people make with a small space? Six designers share their decorating tips and design ideas.

Decorating With Mauve: Ideas & Inspiration

Mauve is a unique tone with lots of feminine appeal. Used less often than a plain purple or pink, mauve is a light combination of both with lots of …

Interior Design

Floral Arrangments You Could Try This Spring

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>4 |<p>Just as English Tea-Roses owe their name to the Motherland, long understood is the association of the Orchid, Lilly and Cherry Blossom …

A Lustrous and Luxurious Bathroom

A powder room straight out of a 1920s European hotel.<p>Like a powder room out of a 1920s grand hotel, this vintage-style bathroom by Carrie Hayden features decor ideas like a vanity table surrounded by mirrored bureaus and marble.

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.

A Glossy, Sophisticated White Kitchen

A little shimmer adds style.<p>A little shine — and a few twists on tradition — inject a lot of style in this kitchen in Rye, New York designed by Louise Brooks.

Interior Design

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?

DIY Floral Centerpiece

Hi, friends! I hope everyone had a great weekend. Mine was long, full of sunshine and lots of time spent with my family. Just what I needed! Today I …

Easter Floral Arrangements for a Stunning Celebration

With Easter just around the corner, we thought we’d inspire you with one more post on seasonal decor… This time the focus is on centerpieces! …