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How To Organize Your Closet

This month at Decoist, we’re on a home improvement kick. From the magic of a new rug purchase to simple strategies for freshening up your interior, …

Design For The Romantic: Bathtubs In The Bedroom

With Valentine’s Day approaching, this post is dedicated to adding a little romance to your décor by including a <b>bathtub in your bedroom</b>. This popular …

Ask a Designer: How Do I Decorate with Wallpaper?

Every week, we're asking designer Scot Meacham Wood, formerly of Ralph Lauren and now owner of his eponymous design firm, a question from our readers. This week's topic is about decorating with wallpaper. Have a decorating dilemma? Comment below and yours might be featured in a future</b> …

Audi: Cars With Frickin’ Laser Beams

I couldn’t help myself:<p>At CES, Audi introduced a laser-beam powered headlight concept that will have you forgetting you ever wanted those Xenon ones. …

Articles about 7 beach houses around world on Dwell.com - Dwell

According to Joshua Fields Millburn and Ryan Nicodemus of The Minimalists, minimalism can be summed up in a single sentence:...<p>With their stained-glass windows, vaulted ceilings, open-floor plans, and intriguing history, churches that are repurposed into...<p>Just in time for summer, here are seven …

Architecture

Breathtaking Pool Waterfall Design Ideas

Sitting lazily next to the beautiful pool and sipping away at your favorite beverage is one of the first images that comes to mind when one thinks …

Modern House With A Vivacious Feel And Much Light

If I was asked to show the house of my dream in modern style – it would be that house in Wollongong, Australia. First of all, it attracts by its …

Interior Design

Modern Mobile Homes For An Alternative Lifestyle

I bet you thought you’d never want to live in a mobile home? Me neither, until now! As it turns out, mobile homes are not just for trailer parks. In …

The Controversial Round Beds – A Bold Statement Or An Unpractical Choice?

If you were to choose a new bed for your bedroom right now, which type would you choose? All the usual options would probably come to mind with the …

5 Up-and-Coming Designers Share Their Top Decorating Tips

House Beautiful's Next Wave designers share some of their best decorating advice.<p><b>1. "Embrace the placeholder. It's better to live with you have until you can find or afford, the thing you really want." —Janie Myers</b><p><b>2. "A lot of designers like to start with the furniture. I usually start with the</b> …

Small Spaces

10 Easy DIY Projects To Try This Weekend

Have some free time on your hands? Why not try to make something interesting, perhaps something for your home? Even the simplest of changes can …

5 More Decorating Tips from Up-and-Coming Designers

These House Beautiful Next Wave designers — new talent to keep your eye on — share what they've learned along the way.<p><b>1. "Monograms are timeless—they can be traditional or modern. They make items more personal and meaningful, and are also a great colorful detail." —Courtney Hill Fertitta</b><p><b>2. "Who</b> …

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This Amazing Forest House Was Built For Just $11,000 With Locally Found Materials!

Call it a cool, tiny house in the woods or a serene getaway with a heavy influence of Japanese design style; the fact remains that this lovely forest …

Smart Storage Solutions for All Areas of Life --> http://apttherapy.com/1dCRvT5 Because proper organization really requires the specific answers to life's messy problems, check out this roundup of 15 guides for storing all your stuff.

5 Closet Organizing Tips For A Fresh Start in 2014

Get organized for 2014 with a streamlined, hyper-organized, and great-looking closet. eDrop-Off founder Corri McFadden shares her best tips.<p><b>1. Think Outside the Closet</b><br>Shoes can be art, so don't be afraid to display them on the outside of your closet. Use your favorite shoes as display pieces on …

Personal Organizing

Case House: Wooden Lofts Seem to Multiply Space

A series of wooden lofts connected to the ground floor with playful, winding staircases seem to make a rectilinear home in Sapporo, Japan much larger …

Architecture

4 Ideas for Room Dividers

Adding a room divider to an airy open plan space will help define different zones, separating them visually, but not spoil the uncluttered look.<p><b>1. VERTICAL PANELS</b><p>Colorful vertical panels make an eye-catching retractable wall. Extending the track beyond the recess means the panels, when open, could …

8 Things You Didn't Know About Decorating

Secret tricks of the trade.<p>From adding dark, drama-inducing lampshades to creating ceilings with style, design experts reveal their best home-decorating tips and offer up insider tricks-of-the-trade.

Would You Buy a House That's "Slightly" Haunted?

A house in Dunmore, Penn. has 4 bedrooms, and perhaps some ghosts. The home, described by the owners as "slightly haunted," is attracting ghost …

Is Johnny Depp Engaged? Hold The Phone...

Photo: REX USA.<p><b>UPDATE:</b> <i>People</i> is now reporting the story as well, which makes us think this might be true after all. A new source told the magazine …