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Mantel Makeover: From Builder's Grade to Live-Edge Wood
See how an all-wrong mantel became a gorgeous fireplace focal point at the hands of an interior designer and her carpenter
Designer Sketch: Allison Jaffe
"Austin interior designer shares a new contemporary kitchen and how she uses technology... tered interior designer Allison Jaffe takes inspiration from many sources, including... as an interior designer." Houzz profile: Allison Jaffe... about interior designers and what inspires them. I learned from a Charlotte Moss... Find an interior designer or architectMore Designer Sketches:Susannah Devine DavisNoel... being an interior designer goes beyond selecting pretty things in a room; there is a..."
Design Pros Draw Inspiration From Mom
Architects, interior designers and a DIYer share design tips from Mom, covering art display, universal design and everything in between
"ects, interior designers and a DIYer share design tips from Mom, covering art display... Interior designer Carla Aston fell in love with design when her mom let her select... love of interiors," says Aston. Read on to see how Aston's mother and six other moms... they see. Interior designer Charmean Niethart comes from an Italian family, so there... says. Interior designer Garrison Hullinger remembers how his mom, who ran a jewelry..."
Put a Spring in Your Home's Step With Kelly Green
Why should foliage have all the fun? Bring vibrant kelly green inside to energize your interior designs.
Here's How to Steer Clear of 10 Top Design Don'ts
Get interiors that look professionally styled even if you're taking the DIY route, by avoiding these common mistakes
"Get interiors that look professionally styled even if you're taking the DIY route... s and interior scheme just aren't working, and they're not sure why. The truth is... clueless in decorating. Oh and I think I made almost all of the don'ts listed in this article... proven decorating savvy, NEVER let him make decisions on furniture unless it's for... furnishing and decorating a house. Even if some of them aren't practical for an individuals..."
City View: Chicago's Contemporary Design Will Blow You Away
Take a whirl through the Windy City's interiors and you might be surprised — they're not all in the conservative camp
"City's interiors and you might be surprised — they're not all in the conservative... influence its interiors. And Chicago’s high-rises enjoy way more square footage than their... their interior and exterior living space and therefore do not have any screens on... for the interior of the home. They can also be installed on the inside or outside of... "Inspired Interiors"....WOW!! franki Such inspiring designs. Awesome! As a Chicagoan..."
Channel Your Grandparents for a Fresh Take on Retro
"about interiors. So, listen up youngsters: Respect your elders ... by wallpapering... and do Interior Decorating and I love the decor and modern items, especially mixed... I LOVE decorating with vintage items and I am no Grandma. These pictures are awesome... is what decorating is all about and it is gareat for young people that are starting... lot and decorated with pink. I wish I could find a house like yours! There's even..."
Banish Gizmo Blemishes on Your Walls
Unsightly switches, vents and outlets can ruin your interior design's clear complexion. Keep the look pure with an architect's tips
"ruin your interior design's clear complexion. Keep the look pure with an architect's... and the interior walls and ceilings seem to have developed a case of acne. Rather... commercial interior designer and seem to spend way too much time explaining to the contractors... bit of decor. The trick is to place these devices in a spot where they can stand... planning an interior, now it's almost omnipresent. So things like wall-mounted charging..."
How to Take Beautiful Home Photos
"of Elle Decor? Odds are, you're making a few errors that are fairly common among novice... As an interior design who often shoots my own interior photographs I found this article... professional interior photographer and it has helped us tremendously. We have referred back... to do interior photography for a client and it's something I've never done before... capture good interiors, as you can easily balance the interior and exterior light level..."
Design Photography: Let's Get Symmetrical
"symmetry with interior compositions in perfect balance... residential interiors sans furniture, this ideabook dissects one aspect of design and its... makes an interior so calming.. I guess it's the order.. Some really great inspirational... life and decor. I absolutely love the dining room with the huge mirror. And I think..."
Create Your Own Shangri-la With Bird of Paradise Plants
Quintessentially tropical, this broad-leaved beauty can transform bland interiors in the batting of a frond
"bland interiors in the batting of a frond... give your decor a tropical flair, Strelitzia, commonly known as bird of paradise, won't... it ElleDecor? - and I think you would love it - his designer filled it with Ficus... professional interior landscaping industry, white BOP is very commonly used, not only in... in the interiors that you're showing, but also in much lower light spaces. The key... beachy decor, which allude to the ocean view beyond. One plant looks great, though..."
10 Reasons to Love Lemony Hues
Yellow adds zest to interiors, crosses gender lines and lifts the spirit. If you usually shy away from yellow, this may change your mind
"zest to interiors, crosses gender lines and lifts the spirit. If you usually shy away... solving decorating dilemmas left and right, yellow is something of a superhero in the... live or decorate with. I just would never wear it... My experience has been that yellow... And the interior has Ben Moore's Golden Straw in the living room, kitchen and sunroom... over your decorating conflicts with its crowd-pleasing appeal. Pair it with other ge..."
Give Rooms Intrigue With a 'Clash Course'
10 Faves: Designer Jeff Andrews
Interior designer to the stars Jeff Andrews reveals his top 10 choices in getaways, entertainment and products for the home
"Interior designer to the stars Jeff Andrews reveals his top 10 choices in getaways... sophisticated interiors. With a client list that includes the Kardashians and Ryan Seacrest... American decorators who ever lived. His fascinating and inspiring career started when... into a decorator, designing for some of Hollywood’s most elite. I couldn’t put it..."
Trend Alert: The Modern Chesterfield Sofa
Tufted and traditional or modern and modular, the chesterfield sofa is reappearing in home interiors everywhere
"icons and decor, and using updated versions of the sofa. The new chesterfields play with... rounded interior corners are like cradles. I think that depends on how well the sofa... modern decor and the more traditional architecture. Why not go bright? All the traditional... in home interiors everywhere..."