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490 Ideabooks by Laura Gaskill
How to Design and Lay Out a Small Living Room
All small spaces present design challenges, but as the living room is where you probably spend the most time (and certainly the one guests experience the most of), designing a small one can be especially tricky. How do you strike a balance between making...
10 Tips for a More Peaceful Home
Turn your everyday living space into a serene retreat by clearing visual distractions, softening your lighting and more
Maintaining a Zen-like space is about much more than style. It’s about cultivating a peaceful place where each object has a reason for being present, whether for its beauty, utility or both. Here are 10 ways to bring a peaceful, balanced feeling to...
Glam Home Offices for Go-Getters
If you work from home, having an inspiring home office to call your own is something you may wish for — but have you ever considered that it may help your career, too? Whether or not you have client meetings at home, a workspace that is not only functional...
8 Beautiful Ideas for Floating Shelves
Get clean-lined storage and display on walls, over windows and in nooks using versatile floating shelving
Floating shelves — those that attach to the wall without visible brackets — are sleek, chic and so versatile. From filling a tricky nook to customizing a workspace, floating shelves are an underrated workhorse all around the house. Here are eight...
10 Ways to Bring Palm Beach Fun to Your Pad
Kick it up at home with palm-leaf motifs, splashes of aqua and citrus hues, and decorating touches with a little wink
Take one part midcentury modern, one part old Hollywood and two parts preppy. Shake well and garnish with a dash of pure colorful kitsch. Sound refreshing? Here are 10 ways to snag a little of the fun, party-ready style of Palm Beach, Florida, for your...
Simple Pleasures: Savor a Starry Evening
When you are on vacation, it seems natural to end up outdoors in the evening and even into the night, simply enjoying being outdoors. On camping trips it’s all about stargazing and marshmallow roasting; at a beach house, you might sneak down to see...