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Updated Classics: Floral Arrangements

Discover fresh alternatives to popular design trends in our online series, Updated Classics.  Classic Pick: Loose, wild floral arrangements that have a fresh-from-the-garden feel call to mind the English countryside. This style of blooms has traditional roots but a timeless, boho look. Fresh Spin: If you like the look of wild bouquets,…

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Updated Classics: Graphic Tile

Discover fresh alternatives to popular design trends in our online series, Updated Classics.  Classic Pick: Laying out bold tile underfoot never fails to make a statement. It’s also an easy way to add personality and pattern to clean-lined, mostly-white spaces. Drake General Store cofounder Carlo Collacci went with with…

Decorating & Design

Updated Classics: Barn Doors

Discover fresh alternatives to popular design trends in our online series, Updated Classics. Classic Pick: Recycled cedar barn doors add a rustic design element that feels unexpected and modern. Whether used in place of a door or to hide storage space, they’ll always create a striking focal point. Fresh Spin: A coat…

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Updated Classics: Word Art

Discover fresh alternatives to popular design trends in our online series, Updated Classics. Classic Pick: Colorful letters upholstered in bright patterns offer a dash of whimsy to walls. Whether spelling out a full word that has meaning or using a single sign to bring depth to a gallery wall, large-scale letters are a great way…

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Updated Classics: Exotic Rugs

Discover fresh alternatives to popular design trends in our online series, Updated Classics.

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Updated Classics: Dog Beds

Discover fresh alternatives to popular design trends in our online series, Updated Classics. Classic Pick: Man’s best friend deserves a sweet spot to rest at the end of the day. Beds upholstered in chevron, polka dot and houndstooth patterns offer a soft and stylish spot for them to doze, making…

Decorating & Design

Updated Classics: Painted Radiators

Discover fresh alternatives to popular design trends in our online series, Updated Classics. Classic Pick: Quiet texture. Ensure a radiator blends into its surroundings by painting it the same color as the walls. The overall shape disappears against the background, but the depth and dimension of its vertical structure add…

Decorating & Design

Updated Classics: Non-Functioning Fireplaces

Discover fresh alternatives to popular design trends in our online series, Updated Classics. Classic Pick: A stack of cut logs. Filling a fireplace that’s no longer in use with a pile of haphazardly stacked logs is a great way to bring natural texture to a room, while also honoring its…

Decorating & Design

Updated Classics: Holiday Wreaths

Discover fresh alternatives to popular design trends in our online series, Updated Classics.  Classic Pick: There’s no better way to dress up a door for the holidays — whether it’s your front door or a door inside your home — than with a wreath. If you’re time-starved this season, opt…

Decorating Advice

Updated Classics: Holiday Decorating With Birch

Discover fresh alternatives to popular design trends in our online series, Updated Classics.  Classic Pick: Birch logs by the fire. Keeping logs next to your fireplace feels especially seasonal and cozy at this time of year, and birch logs are decidedly prettier than most. In the 2012 Princess Margaret…

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Updated Classics: Accent Walls

Discover fresh alternatives to popular design trends in our online series, Updated Classics.  Classic Pick: The accent wall. Introducing a pop of color on one wall can really elevate a space. An accent wall is an opportunity to try out a color that might be overwhelming on all four walls. Plus, if…

Decorating & Design

Updated Classics: Displaying Books

Discover fresh alternatives to popular design trends in our online series, Updated Classics.  Classic Pick: Color-blocking your book collection is a no-fail way to make a vibrant statement (it dominates Pinterest for a reason!). In this living space designed by Theresa Casey, each shelf is devoted to a single lively…

Decorating & Design

Updated Classics: The Entryway Console Table

Discover fresh alternatives to popular design trends in our online series, Updated Classics.  Classic Pick: A leggy console table in the foyer, all the better to wrangle keys, mail and phones. But this hardworking piece also has a pretty side: art and tabletop décor offer an introduction to a home’s…

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Updated Classics: Office Desks

Discover fresh alternatives to popular design trends in our online series, Updated Classics.  Classic Pick: The Parsons desk, a hardworking take on the iconic table designed by Jean-Michel Franck in the 1930s. Its classic silhouette works just as well in glam, trad or modern spaces. Fresh Spin: For a…

Decorating Advice

Updated Classics: A New Take On Subway Tile

Discover fresh alternatives to popular design trends in our online series, Updated Classics.  Classic pick: A subway-style backsplash. Flip through our pages and it’s plain to see: at H&H, we have a thing for white subway tile. There’s something about the clean, neutral backdrop it creates that never seems to go…