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Rita's "Bright Turquoise" Room — Room for Color 2014

Chip It! Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Rita Location: San Antonio, TX Division: Cool Inspiration for my palette: It all started with the framed throw my grandmother made out of little circular pieces of fabric. We love that piece- the sentimentality and the colors she kind of threw together. Show More Summary

Avery's Cozy Alcove — Nursery Tour

Name: Avery Location: Seattle, Washington Room Size: 9.5 x 13 I have a special place in my heart for nurseries with dark walls. When I was designing my first-born's space, I was terrified to go dark, but my husband was really into the idea. Show More Summary

Check out Pet Preference By State & Country — Design News

Most of us identify as cat or dog people. Market research firm Euromonitor suggests that these differences go beyond individual preferences into geopolitics: there are cat and dog countries. The Middle East is historically pro-cat, whereas dogs reign in Latin America and Asia. READ MORE »

Bold Color in the Powder Room

In my household, all the walls are white or some very slight variation thereof. My husband and I shy away from permanent color in favor of livening things up through furnishings and accessories. However, I'm getting a little color-curious and think the powder room would be a great place to experiment: READ MORE »

The Inside Scoop on IKEA's New Kitchen Cabinet System: SEKTION

I'm sure you've heard the not-so-secret rumor that IKEA is transitioning to a new line of kitchen cabinets and it's all true - it's definitely happening and the new system, called SEKTION, is on its way and will be in US stores soon. I took a trip to IKEA's HQ and got the scoop on the what, when and why of the switch... READ MORE »

Teresa Giudice Is Selling Another Home, and It's Shockingly Small

Life just isn't going well for The Real Housewives of New Jersey star Teresa Giudice lately. She and her husband both pleaded guilty to multiple counts of financial fraud (among other crimes), and with the sentencing date set for Oct. Show More Summary

Katharina's "Modern Pastels" Room — Room for Color 2014

Chip It! Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Katharina Location: Aschaffenburg Deutschland Division: International Inspiration for my palette: I was looking for a color which is a good base for decorating during the seasons. With this light grey I can add bright colors in summer and natural colors and wood tones for fall. READ MORE »

11 Room-Changing Ideas That Won't Cost You a Penny

Try out these easy tips over the weekend for a new home vibe - Remodelista The best garage-sale strategies that will make you money - Real Simple This amazing building is a hotel and apartment - Curbed The 8 best celebrity home decor lines to invest in - Domaine How to master the classic American style - HomeGoods The best colors to paint your dining area - Domino

Innovative Bicycle Cover Helping You Keep Your Room Clean: Velo Sock [Video]

To improve bicycle storage for urban cyclists, Latvia-based start-up Velo Sock has developed a unique and innovative bicycle cover, named Velo Sock, which is all about keeping your room clean in a stylish way. The aim of this designShow More Summary

From Fashion to Home: Erdem Spring 2015 Collection

It's September again, and fashion is in the air. I was immediately smitten with the elegance of Erdem's recent collection and thought it would translate beautifully to home design. With hints of mud cloth and tropical patterns mostly...Show More Summary

Kelly Wearstler to Launch New Lighting Collection — Design News

Designer Kelly Wearstler has teamed up with Visual Comfort to debut her very first line of lighting at High Point Market this October. The collection includes eight models that draw inspiration from a host of different materials, textures, and styles. READ MORE »

Pet Goldfish's Lifesaving Brain Surgery Cost Owners Hundreds of Dollars (VIDEO)

Post by Maressa Brown. Ask just about any devoted dog or cat owner where they'd draw the line when it comes to what they would spend on their pet's care, and they'll likely tell you they would do everything within their means for their beloved companion. Show More Summary

The World's Most Beautiful Bathroom Sinks

I love how good design can transform something humble — like a bathroom sink — into something breathtaking. Feast your eyes on these 10 gorgeous examples. READ MORE »

I Heart Skandinavisk Candles

I’ve been curious about Skandinavisk candles because I’ve seen them a lot online and wondered if they are as good as they look. I’m a terribly picky candle person because I have these weird allergies and some candles leave me with Kanye West style migraines that make me want to head for the ER. I’m not […]

Beautiful Attic Apartment with Clever Design Features (Includes Floor Plans)

The key to great interior design when it comes to small spaces is being able to use the same space for more than one purpose. In this top floor apartment, located just outside of Warsaw, the designers at 081 Architects have been able to do just that. From a stylish dressing area tucked into the […]

Jen & Mark's Creative Family Home — House Tour

Name: Jen and Mark Location: Queen's Park; London, United Kingdom Size: 2,000 square feet Years lived in: 1 year, 9 months; Owned Moving their family of four from a bursting-at-the-seams one level apartment in London’s lively CamdenShow More Summary

Susan's "Color Happiness" Room — Room for Color 2014

Chip It! Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Susan Location: Prospect, KY Division: Cool Inspiration for my palette: The Dash & Albert rug was the jumping off point, but the Amy Butler wallpaper brought it home for me! Incorporating a lot of color into such a utilitarian room is such a wonderful treat! READ MORE »

Before & After: 8 Kitchen Makeover Projects from Around the Web

The kitchen is number one on my list of areas in our house that I want to re-haul. We are in it all the time and it opens into the dining room and living room, so I am always daydreaming about how I can make it feel brighter and maximize the space. Show More Summary

Did You Know IKEA is Technically a Non-Profit? — Design News

IKEA sells $28 billion in furniture a year, but it pays only $2 billion in taxes, about 3.5%. Why? Its parent company's parent company is a non-profit. If that sounds a bit dodgy, that's because it is. Minute MBA does a great explainer video about the company's structure for those in headshaking mode. READ MORE »

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