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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 …

37 Christmas Table Decorations Fit for a Festive Holiday Feast

You're going to want to find a vintage blanket immediately.<p>Nothing is more important on Christmas evening than the tablescape (well, the food is a close runner-up). That's why we're offering inspiration from designers, bloggers and tastemakers to help you pick out your own design, whether you …

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.

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 …

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!

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.

10 Surprising Ways to Add Color to Your Home

Interior Design

145+ Designer Living Room Decorating Ideas

Whether you favor bold and modern or traditional and cozy, these spaces are so pretty it will be hard to pick a favorite.<p>Get inspired with over 145 ways to style the heart of your home. Need ideas for other areas too? Our bedroom and bathroom galleries have so many gorgeous projects to emulate.

Interior Design