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30 Dreamy Kitchen Paint Colors and Ideas

You know, your walls don't have to be white.<p>Punch up those cabinets with bright blues and reds, or ground a large space with a soothing gray or green. Here, the ultimate kitchen color inspiration is served. (And if you get through all of these ideas and still love those pearly whites? Check out …

Interior Design

30 Holly Jolly Christmas Table Decorations

Have a cup of cheer.<p>If you're planning a holiday feast, the table needs to be as on point as the menu. Once you've got your holiday centerpiece figured out, it's down to the plates, linens, and decor. We've got inspiration for days, so you're guaranteed to find options for this year (and probably …

Decorations

10 Ways to Make Your Home Happier

Create a cheery, inviting space.<p>From a fresh coat of white paint to choosing comfortable, neutral furniture, decorating experts share their advice on creating a cheery, inviting home.

101 Party Dos & Don'ts

How to throw a bash that guests will never forget.<p>For <i>House Beautiful</i>'s ultimate entertaining guide, we asked our favorite designers, event planners, and bloggers for advice about how to host a successful soiree. The experts share their easy tips for setting a stunning dinner table, creating an …

5 Rooms That Use Just the Right Amount of Leopard

It's okay to get a little wild with your decor.<p><b>1. Matching leopard chairs give a jolt of pattern to an otherwise neutral space.</b> Tour Alex Hitz's Los Angeles house.<p><b>2. You'd think this large animal print rug would steal the spotlight, but placed underneath the dining table it's a subtle surprise.</b> …

A Lush Los Angeles Bungalow

A house with an outdoor area that's as thought-out as the inside.<p>Moises Esquenazi designed a little L.A. house with a lot of California cool.

22 Decorating Secrets Only The Pros Know — Until Now

Throw everything you thought you knew out the window.<p>Some people have a natural eye for design, but we're more in the camp of those who can't do anything without consulting Pinterest board upon Pinterest board before making any major changes. And even then, expectations don't always meet reality. …

Wall Art

12 Important Things to Know Before You Buy a Sofa

Designers reveal what you must consider before making this major purchase.<p>When it comes to furniture, a sofa is likely to be one of the biggest investments you'll make. Yet, with so many options, it's so easy to go wrong. We spoke with our favorite designers to find out the secrets to making a …

Home Decorating

100+ Inspiring Color Palettes

Share, tweet, and pin your color inspiration.<p>In March we asked you to download the ColorSchemer app for the iPhone or iPad and use it to create a color palette from a photo. Here are our favorites that you shared on colourlovers.com. Pick your favorite and pin it, tweet it, or post it!

Living Rooms

24 Best New Color Combinations for 2018

Is dusty rose and charcoal grey not the happiest palette for spring?<p>If you mastered the blue-and-white palette long ago and are ready for the next crop of bold, fabulous, and truly inspiring color pairings, get excited: We asked our go-to designers which pairs they love the most, when someone's …

5 Unique Wall Treatments from the 2013 Designer Visions Apartment

Styles found at the Designers Visions Apartment.<p>This year's apartment, designed by Jamie Drake features unique wall treatments created by America Painting's Jonathan Kutzin.

Art Deco

10 Surprising Ways to Add Color to Your Home

70 Living Room Decorating Ideas You'll Want To Steal ASAP

Like a backsplash on a fireplace. So. Cool.<p>You spend a lot of time in your living room, so it not only needs to look great, but it needs to be functional and comfortable. Blending all three things can be tricky, but we've got plenty of ideas to inspire you. Need ideas for other areas too? Our …