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Rest Easy: Myth Busting for Bedding and Mattresses
When you think of your bed, do you get excited to dive in after a long day? Or do you dread crawling into it, with its lumpy-bumpy discomfort? Don’t wait until the new year to make a change — make a right-now resolution to turn your bed into the haven...
Dreaming in Color: 8 Gorgeous Gray Bedrooms
Last week we looked at dramatic black bedrooms, so let's go a few notches lighter this week and explore the many shades of gray for bedrooms. I...
High-End Look for Less: Make a Layered Headboard for $20
Adding an upholstered headboard is one of the fastest and easiest ways to change your bedroom's look. It creates an instant focal point and is a great starting point for redesigning a room. Unfortunately, upholstered headboards can be pricey. New, they...
Share Tactics: Great Ideas for Shared Kids' Rooms
My husband and I learned the hard way that as far as children are concerned, there is a yawning chasm between the concept of having a baby brother and the reality of it — particularly if it means sharing a bedroom. Our older son was 3½...
8 Beautiful Nursery Styles From Classic to Whimsical
The excitement of welcoming a newborn home brings most new parents' nesting instincts to life. A nursery's style can reflect the rest of the home or have a theme that truly stands out. Don't be afraid to try something new in a nursery, whether it's...
Inspired by Place: Bedrooms That Embrace Their Surroundings
Sometimes the best inspiration for a room comes from right outside the window. In the case of these nine bedrooms, the style is strongly influenced by the immediate surroundings — whether rugged mountains, pastoral farmland or a city pulsing with excitement....
Headboard Alternatives to Make a Dull Bed Divine
Headboards are a critical part of bedroom design. They are often the first thing you see when you enter the room, and the most dominant. Just as the front door makes an important public statement about who you are, the headboard makes an important...
8 Over-the-Top Bedrooms for Kids
You get to be a kid only once — so let your children embrace it! Children's rooms are a great place for getting creative and going overboard with wildly imaginative designs. Take a look at these inspiring rooms and get motivated turn your children's...
Dreaming in Color: 6 Sensational Orange Bedrooms
We just can't seem to get enough of orange, especially as autumn rolls around, bringing with it the pumpkin hues we associate with Halloween and Thanksgiving. Fall celebrations aside, red-orange hues are hot in fashion this season, and the color forecasters...
Dreaming in Color: 8 Ravishing Red Bedrooms
I'm not a morning person, so I'll take any help I can get for waking up early and feeling motivated to start my day. Bold red is an attention-getting hue, so it's a great color for those who need assistance getting revved up and energized. Keep in mind,...
7 Tips for Designing Your Bedroom
Have you ever been in a room that just feels right? Nine times out of 10, it's because it has a simple design that functions well. But creating a simple design is harder than it looks — particularly in bedrooms. Why? Because every...
Dreaming in Color: 8 Enchanting Purple Bedrooms
Purported to be a calming hue, purple is an excellent color choice for a bedroom. Darker, cooler purples can feel a bit heavy in a space, so they need to be offset with a good amount of natural or artificial light. You can warm up cooler purple hues with...
How to Restyle the Foot of Your Bed
I was having a conversation recently with a client about beds. She stated she felt a bed looks naked if it doesn't have anything at the foot end to anchor it. I wondered if other people thought that too. I love furniture. Any opportunity I see in a room...
Once a Cluttered Closet, Now a Creative Workspace
So I built a "cloffice" — an office in a closet. Cloffices have been done many times before, and I decided to put my own spin on one. This cloffice...
Dreaming in Color: 10 Beautiful Blue Bedrooms
Last week we looked at some gorgeous green bedrooms on Houzz; this week we turn to blue. Soft blues with a touch of green or gray remind us of the...
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