Oprah has said yes to a half-dozen trends (sleek and modern? sure! English chintz? why not!) and always dressed her house to impress. The result? Decor that looked picture-perfect -- though somewhat impersonal. But recently she received some wise counsel: Where you live should reflect who you really are. Now -- finally -- she's turning her house into a home that's all her own.
Click through the slideshow to see "before" photos from Oprah's home makeover. (You can read the full story in the March issue of O, The Oprah Magazine, on newsstands now.)
Want to see where Oprah gets away from it all? Check out the slideshow below.