Lauren Petroff

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How To Turn Supermarket Flowers Into Beautiful Bouquets!

H&H staffers share their tips for creating design-savvy arrangements.


See An H&H Editor’s Small Bedroom Makeover!

Step inside the serene city bedroom of design editor Lauren Petroff.


This Just In: 2018’s Top Patio Style Trends

See new living and dining patio furniture, sleek outdoor fireplaces and fire pits, and industrial-style barbecues.

Decorating & Design

Instagram-Worthy Design Destinations: Pick Your Favourite Vacation Stop And You Could Win $1,000

See nine of the best vacation spots for design and decorating inspiration. Plus, enter to win $1,000 from National Bank for your next trip!

Presented by National Bank

DIY Projects

DIY Alternative Christmas Tree

Try this modern take on the classic Christmas tree that doesn't sacrifice sparkle.

Decorating & Design

Where To Buy Affordable Art Online

Design editor Lauren Petroff shares her top sources for budget-friendly art.

Decorating & Design

DIY: Georgian-Inspired Mirror Wreath

Design editor Lauren Petroff shares how to transform a mirror with a Georgian-inspired wreath overlay. 

Decorating & Design

DIY: Woven Leather Bench

Design Editor Lauren Petroff shares step-by-step instructions on how to give a luxe look to an affordable bench with woven leather strips.


DIY Small Patio Makeover On A Budget

See the inexpensive transformation.


Designer Trivia Challenge: Famous Spaces, Kitchen Design & More!

Play along as our editors compete for first place.

Decorating & Design

Take A Peek Inside An H&H Design Editor’s New House!

Design editor and first-time home buyer Lauren Petroff shares a look at her stunning Toronto semi.  There’s no denying that Toronto’s real estate market is extremely hot. The demand to live in one of Canada’s most metropolitan cities is high, but with supply so low, the limited inventory is creating…


This Just In: The Latest Tiles For Kitchens, Baths & More

Get tile ideas for your kitchen backsplash, kitchen island, bathroom walls and basement floors. Discover natural stone mosaics, wood-look tiles and more.

Decorating & Design

Watch H&H Editors Compete In Our First-Ever Design Face-Off Quiz!

Join in on the fun of this spirited game show!

Decorating & Design

Editor’s Picks: 10+ Cozy Velvet Pieces Perfect For Chilly Winter Days

Design editor Lauren Petroff shares her favorite velvet finds. Welcome to the middle of winter! Like many of you, I’m sure, weather like this makes me crave a cozy spot to curl up in — a place where I’m surrounded by soft, warm and inviting textures. That’s when my…

Decorating & Design

Editor’s Advice: How To Frame Art

Design editor Lauren Petroff shares tips on how to properly frame different types of art. How incredible is it to welcome a new piece of art into your home? It instantly adds character, texture and visual interest, and is a great way to express your personal style, whether you go for an…