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How House & Home Editors Prep Their Homes For Spring

Welcome the warm weather in style.

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3 Reasons To Decorate With Clashing Patterns Like Kelly Wearstler

L.A. designer Kelly Wearstler gave the new San Francisco Proper hotel a trendsetting mix of clashing patterns in its guest rooms, restaurants and lobby. Here’s why you should consider bringing the look home — and how to master the mix! 1. It’s a classic designer trick. Already well-known for her bold…

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Color Crush: 15+ Reasons To Decorate With Purple

Whether painted boldly on the walls or used sparingly as an accent hue, purple feels fresher than ever since Pantone named Ultra Violet their 2018 Color Of The Year. To highlight this regal hue’s versatility and style, we’ve compiled our favorite spaces that feature everything from the softest…

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10 Reno Rules That Designers Swear By

Streamline your next makeover with these expert tips.

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Peace Out! Why We’re Craving Serene Spaces Right Now

Combine Scandi minimalism and Japanese zen for an antidote to round-the-clock stimulus.

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20 Fireplace Mantel Styling Ideas With Serious Flair

Make your fireplace a stylish focal point.

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22 Creative Ways To Put Your Collections On Display

Find our best tips and tricks.

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6 Ways To Embrace Imperfection At Home With Wabi-Sabi

Embrace the perfectly imperfect with these timeworn looks that turn flaws into focal points.

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Get Andrew Pike’s Top Decorating & Design Tips

Empire Communities' new "Love Design, Live Empire" video series with designer Andrew Pike takes viewers through the entire process of decorating a new home.

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Considering An Accent Wall? Get A Designer’s Advice

For a new spin on the accent wall, Joel Bray’s advice is to look up. Question: What color should I choose for an accent wall in my apartment, and how should I finish off the decorating? The light is cold and the floor is a bit orangey. –…

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20 Ways To Embrace Minimalism (Without Getting Rid Of Everything!)

Embrace a less-is-more aesthetic that's actually achievable.

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10 Trends We’re Ready To Say Goodbye To In 2018

A new year means a new start — and a chance to embrace unique ideas.

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Designer Aly Velji’s Top Tips For Creating Restful Rooms

See how he made this home a relaxing retreat.

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This Home Will Inspire You To Be Fearless With Decorating This Year!

Who says you have to play by the rules when decorating a heritage home?

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Is Patterned Velvet The New Wallpaper?

Joel Bray shares how to upholster walls in velvet for a luxurious take on wallpaper. Upholstered walls, including velvet, have been taking interiors to the next level for centuries. This luxurious look can be difficult to DIY if wrapping an entire room, but applying fabric to the upper portion…