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9 Ideabooks by Beth Young
Guest Picks: Geek Chic Boy's Bedroom
It's official: It's hip to be square! And I couldn't be happier, as my family and I are a little nerdy to begin with. Here is a boy's room styled with a nice mix of modern and vintage finds perfect for your little learner and his inner geek. —...
Guest Picks: Honeycomb-Inspired Home Accents
Take a cue from the honeybee and make hexagon patterns on rugs, serveware, pillows and more at home in your own hive
Designers everywhere are embracing honeycomb as the bee's knees. This simple geometric pattern can cozy up a traditional space or breathe a little energy into a contemporary one. Bring a bit of nature's unique style into your home with this roundup of...
Guest Picks: Contemporary Coastal
My husband and I are building a contemporary beach house down here in Lowcountry. We want to incorporate some coastal elements into the decor, but still stay true to the modern style we love. Here are a few pieces we either currently own or have on our...
Guest Picks: Hang On!
Easily infuse a little quirky personality into your decor with a unique hook. Any of these funky fixtures would make a great conversation piece and a fun addition to the home. — Beth from Modern Home
Guest Picks: Crafting With Kids
Crafting with our kids provides myriad benefits. Not only is it a great way to interact and bond, it increases dexterity and fine motor skills, improves self image and stimulates right-brain creativity. From organization and storage to quick...
Guest Picks: Faux Bois
Faux bois (pronounced "foe bwah") is a French term meaning "fake wood." It is a material or finish that appears to be made of wood but isn't. Faux bois has been pretty big on the design scene for a couple of years now, and it is a trend that shows no...
Guest Picks: From the Heart, for the Home
Adore your home or know someone who does? Toss the traditional chocolate and roses out the window and give a gift this Valentine's Day that shows a little love to the home, whether it be your own or someone special's. — Beth from The...
Guest Picks: 20 Ornaments for Your Modern Christmas Tree
For me, Christmas ornaments have to be either modern or kitschy. If you can't be kitschy at Christmas, when can you be? This roundup features a little of both. — Beth from The Modern Home...
Guest Picks: Versatile White Serveware
'Tis the season to party! If you're planning on hosting a holiday gathering, don't overlook your serveware. White serving pieces are as versatile as they are functional, and are the foundation of any well-styled party table. They work with any decor and...