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Porch living room

Outdoor Living: A 3-Season Porch Living Room

Transform a plain porch into a party-ready oasis with these easy, colorful decorating ideas.  Paint and a new floor played their part in refreshing this outdoor room. Now see what new furnishings…

Screen Porch dining area

Outdoor Living: A 3-Season Porch Makeover

Like others in its 1970s suburban neighborhood, this home featured a tacked-on, three-season porch that was uninviting and underused. We quickly transformed the space by repurposing furnishings and updating materials, all wrapped…

Colorful dining room

Easy Room Makeover: A Color Happy Dining Room Do-Over

Taking time to bring in color builds superior designs. In the third step of our three-step plan you’ll be bravely adding in color like a seasoned design pro….

Dining table accents

Easy Room Makeover: Three Steps to a Dazzling Dining Room

Color courage is just steps away. Check out our ideas for taking one dining room from calmingly cool to warmly welcoming to vibrantly vivacious in three simple phases….

tool pegboard with hanging tools

Storage Solutions: Grab ‘N’ Go Tools

Shadow boards make it easy to find the tool you need and then return it to the right spot. These boards also make quick work of seeing which…

Chair with pom-pom ottoman

Easy DIY Ideas: Decorate with Pom-Poms

Decorate pillows and a place to put your feet. Tack pom-poms onto a plain pillow cover. Treat your tootsies to a soft landing spot by covering an old…

Architectural salvage faux headboard

Easy DIY Ideas: Make a Unique Headboard

Look forward to sweet dreams tonight by creating a headboard—and a beautiful new look for $75 or less—in an afternoon.   Marry your love of crafting with an…

animation of dressing a cottage style nightstand

Decorating Know-How: Style a Cottage Nightstand

Give your bedroom a cottage vibe by styling a turned-leg table with vintage-style treasures and nighttime necessities. Follow these steps to bring collected character to your bedside stand….

boho bedroom fully dressed with worldly decorating accents

Easy DIY Ideas: Design a Beautiful Boho Bedroom

Channel your inner hippie: Layer vivid hues, piles of patterns, far-out forms, and handcrafted accents to build a striking Sixties-hip boho chamber.   Wonderfully eclectic, cheerfully chic, and…

Boho Bedroom in the beginning

Easy DIY Ideas: 3 Steps to a Better Bedroom

Use fab fabrics, kaleidoscopic patterns, and rainbow hues to fashion a boho-bold bedroom that issues a cheerful wake-up call in three easy phases.   Hand-made African grass baskets,…

bedside with coordinating linen bedspread, pink and kaki bed runner, circular pink pillow, mint square pillow and white sheets with coordinating bedside table

Decorating Know-How: Make a Luxury Bed

Imagine a bed so voluptuous and posh that you or your guests can’t wait until bedtime. It’s an irresistible look that’s all about layers, and you can recreate…

steps to dressing a night stand

Decorating Know-How: Style a Midcentury Nightstand

Want something a little more original at your bedside? Opt for a unique nightstand and style it accordingly.   Simplify bedside storage with a sleek midcentury modern nightstand…