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Decorating 101: How to Shop for Furniture
Before you hit the stores, learn what furniture to get rid of, what to look for when buying, and how to avoid mistakes
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Choosing New Cabinets? Here’s What to Know Before You Shop
Get the scoop on kitchen and bathroom cabinet materials and construction methods to understand your options
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Preview: The Shops at Target Take a New Approach
The big red bulls-eye partners with a handful of boutiques nationwide to offer housewares, accessories and more
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Antiques Shopping for the Fun of It
Play down a piece’s pedigree and play up what stirs your heart to make the hunt for antiques a real thrill
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Guest Picks: Gear Up for Holiday Shopping
With Black Friday around the corner, it's time to make a game plan for holiday shopping. These tools and accessories can help
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The Best Design Shopping in Palm Springs
Don’t miss these insider-favorite design shops and a one-off warehouse sale if you’re heading to Modernism Week
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14 Power Tools for the Home Shop
Want the thrill of building it yourself? These "big guns" help the handy homeowner tackle just about any job
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Happening: David Stark's Wood Shop for Haus
"pop-up shops, but have you heard of a shop ambush? That's the surprise twist that... Stark's Wood Shop for Haus in Manhattan this month. Event designer Stark and his team... design shop, Haus Interior, into a fanciful version of a woodshop. For the month of... interiors shop features 75 wood-inspired objects illustrating Stark's clever, whimsical... little shop looks like a wood wonderland — you feel like you're walking into a museum..."
Your Floor: How to Shop for Tile
"mind when shopping for tile! FYI - "tone" is also referred to as "variation" and can... begin to shop for tile! Very informative, thank you for sharing the knowledge you... the tile shops I have been in has ever told me. Fantastic summary. I'm bookmarking... when tile shopping. Wow! I'm overwhelmed by this response! Thank you. I am getting ready... local tile shop, we didn't think to ask for these codes. Now I will be better informed..."
Antiques Shopping? Let Love Guide Your Search
If discovering aged treasures is your passion, you’re not alone. Find a kindred spirit and his buying tips here
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Secrets to Shopping Craigslist
Frustrated with your results nabbing Craigslist treasures? This hard-earned wisdom will help you bring that perfect piece home
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Shop Houzz: Setting Up Your First Kitchen
Fill your kitchen cupboards and drawers with these top-notch tools, pots, pans and more from the Houzz Shop