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Entry bench and wallpaper projects

Easy DIY Ideas: Add Entry Drama with Wallpaper

There’s no mystery as to why foyers and entries have been a popular feature in residential design for centuries: It’s nice to step into a transitional space as you swap the pressures…

Home office wallpaper projects overall

Easy DIY Ideas: Jazz Up a Home Office with Wallpaper

Even if you can’t commit to a whole room, indulge your love of wallpaper in a small way. Pretty papers bring style into even the most hardworking spaces….

Pantone 2019 Living Coral

2019 Color of the Year: Living Coral

Pantone’s Color of the Year for 2019 is Living Coral, a bold, sassy hue that creates a warm, comforting, and nurturing feeling in the home. With its ebullient…

cocoa bar all kitted out

Entertaining Ideas: A Hot Beverage Bar

Create an always-ready hot beverage center that caters to hospitality in the cold weather season. This rolling cart does it all: stores supplies in drawers, provides space for…

Backyard makeover

The Year in Review: What We Learned in 2018

Another year, during which we celebrated our third year in the blogosphere, has passed in a blur of activity. We have all kinds of projects and ideas ahead…

Bar cart

Entertaining Ideas: Raise the Bar

Add some character to your festive libation station. Vintage and repurposed bar carts and set ups will make a holiday happy hour even happier.   Nearly anything can…

Last Word Fizz in coup glass on a christmass tree napkin with glass christmas trees in the background

Entertaining Ideas: Holiday Recipes

Hosting for the holidays? Try these recipes for appetizers, dips and salsas, entrees and cocktails for a few or for a crowd.   Add color and flavor to…

Home office with cart

Storage Solutions: A Rolling Office Cart

Portable and adaptable, this simply-designed bar cart is a vital supporting player in a small home office. Thanks to a 21st-century laptop and smartphone (and voice-controlled electronics, if…

Bath cart overall

Storage Solutions: A Rolling Bath Cart

Invest in a good-looking rolling cart and you have a practical way to organize a small bathroom—instantly! Oh-so-charming pedestal sinks leave something to be desired when it comes…

Library cart in living room

Simple Storage Solutions: A Rolling Library Cart

Invest in a good-looking rolling library cart and you have a practical piece of furniture that can augment the storage options of your living room—instantly!   A mobile…

Instant guestroom step 13

Entertaining Ideas: The Instant Guestroom

Now that air mattresses have had an upgrade, you’re ready for overnight visitors whether you have an extra bedroom or not. The holidays often mean an influx of…

holiday bedroom

Holiday Ideas: Happy Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving is over. You’re still stuffed but that fridge is full of food. Keep your mind off of all the yummy leftovers calling your name with these cool…