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11 New Uses for Old-School Christmas Ornaments
Been there, done that with the tree? Have an embarrassment of extra ornaments? Try these beautifully creative decorations this Christmas
"decked-out mantel that fits the times.... recycled wood wall piece that is attached to my porch wall. Besides the silver ornaments... fireplace mantel by dressing it up. Here, a traditional green wreath gets a remix, and... along your mantel. If you just can't get enough, use ornament hooks to string pieces from..."
Hide All Those Wires in a DIY Charging Station
"display on a mantel. Here’s how you can do it yourself.... colored wood surface looks VERY small compared to the items near it. Is this built... piece of wood at the angle you intend to saw. The scrap wood will serve as a miter box... crack the wood while screwing. Decide whether or not you want to reveal the screws. Depending... easiest wood to saw by hand due to its softness. Note, though, that its softness leaves..."
"traditional mantels to exposed brick, the possibilities for materials and styles is virtually... traditional mantel to grandly showcase artwork and home accents. In this room, the majestic... The dark wood and granite are delightfully contrasted by the playful, buttery upholstery..."
My Houzz: Exotic Laguna Beach Family Home
Colorful textiles and earthy, understated decor set off the ocean view at this Mediterranean hillside home in Southern California
Houzz Call: Share Your Favorite Christmas Tradition
Is there one thing you do, watch or eat that heralds the arrival of Christmas? Post a photo and let us know!
Chic New Interiors Take a Ranch House Beyond Typical
Sophistication is the name of the game for this California home — and the designer played it skillfully with finishes and furnishings
"tired mantel. With this typical ranch-style home in Alamo, California, interior... chairs? The wood looks quite a bit darker. Great remodel, love the living room ! oh this... walnut wood. “These clients wanted to use wood, because they love the warming element... erful Wood Countertops for Kitchen and Bath A graphic rug and colorful pillows give..."
Guest Picks: 20 Mirrors That Make the Room
"over my mantel, and I've come across a slew of gorgeous options for every room in the... perhaps on a wood paneled wall that reflected leafy green growing plants as though peering... mango wood mirror from Terrain add a charming touch, and at 5 feet tall, it can easily... little wood slice mirror from Anthropologie is perfectly proportioned for a dorm room..."
Go a Little Nutty With Acorn Decorations for Fall
They're earthy, easy to find and free. Squirrel some acorns away for fall decorating and watch your home's seasonal spirit grow
5 Ways to Pare Down Your Stuff — Before It Gets in the Door
Want to free up some room around the house? Rethink gift giving, give yourself a shopping mantra and just say, ‘No, thank you’ to freebies
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Get the Hang of Rethinking Mirrors
Sure, sometimes it's hip just to be square. But if you want your mirrors to really stand out, it's time to reconsider the options
10 Unusual Places for Christmas Stockings
No fireplace shouldn't mean no stocking stuffers — these alternative spots for socks work in any kind of home
Guest Picks: Contemporary Candlesticks
If it's still too warm to light the fireplace where you live, fill a few candleholders for that warm, golden glow
"deck the mantel with some flickering light. When do you start decorating for fall? —... arrange the wood spheres in whatever shape you like: wavy, linear or circular. Simple white... chunky wood candleholders would look great on a big coffee table. I'm loving metallic... you the wood and white; it's just so fun. Add a little drama with a wall-mounted, metal..."
5 Questions for Design Stars
"fireplace mantel that desperately called for the ultimate piece of art? At times... beech wood and cream colour mdf!!! How can I make this look bohemian or eclectic..."