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Turning a House Into a Home: 5 Ways to Mix Old and New

Alla Kazovsky | Posted 08.17.2015 | HuffPost Home
Alla Kazovsky

Eleven years ago, I took a lifeless fixer as my canvas and worked diligently to infuse it with vitality. Now, looking back, I can list five makeover strategies that helped turn a house into a home tuned for enjoyment.

Drool-Worthy Living Room Decorating Ideas

Domino | Posted 05.19.2015 | HuffPost Home

Fill your space with vibrant pieces, incorporating bold color pairings and textures. Offset the daring palette with a neutral backdrop or subtle accents in muted tones.

The Most Overlooked Aspect Of Decorating A Living Room

OWN | Posted 04.23.2015 | OWN

You agonized for hours over the perfect stain color for your hardwood floors and the exact right shade of "greige" to paint your walls. But be honest:...

A Complete Sofa Style Guide

Domino | Posted 03.29.2015 | HuffPost Home

Knole: This style is named after a grand house of King Henry VIII. Super-classic and formal, but very cozy and sheltering. Hinged sides untie and drop flat so you can lie down.

7 Ways Area Rugs Can Transform Any Space | Posted 03.11.2015 | HuffPost Home

Vintage rugs lend a faded and earthy feel to any space. This dining room, with its traditional furniture and monochromatic pallet, is instantly warmed up with this antique-looking rug. To replicate this look you can purchase an actual vintage rug or look for a pre-faded new rug.

7 Cozy Fireplaces To Warm You Up This Winter | Posted 01.13.2015 | HuffPost Home

Decorative detailing around the fireplace, like the hearth and mantel, add character and style. Take a look at how these very different living rooms use the fireplace as a fundamental focal point within the space.

Add a Taste of Industrial Decor to Literally Any Room in Your House

Hometalk | Posted 12.02.2014 | HuffPost Home

Industrial decor is making a comeback in a big way, and it's about time you jumped on the bandwagon!

6 Steps To An Affordable, Perfectly-Designed Living Room

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 10.08.2014 | HuffPost Home

Whether you spend a ton of money on a down payment or a security deposit, you probably want your new home to feel like it belongs in a magazine, even ...

You Don't Need to Live in California to Create This Venice Beach-Inspired Living Room

Dering Hall | Posted 11.18.2014 | HuffPost Home
Dering Hall

The polarity of the mahogany coffered ceiling and floors with the stark white walls provides a rich backdrop for the selection of bold furnishings.

Movie Lovers, Unite! This Edgy Set-Inspired Room Is Perfect for You

Dering Hall | Posted 11.18.2014 | HuffPost Home
Dering Hall

The interior is a layering of organic textures and accessories, modern art and lighting and traditional proportions -- all executed remarkably.

The Details That Will Take Your Living From Boring to High Style

Dering Hall | Posted 11.18.2014 | HuffPost Home
Dering Hall

Whether it be the intricate nail head patterning on the custom upholstered sofa, or the sculptured mirror over the fireplace, the design is in the detail.

8 Unbelievable Living Room Makeovers

Domino | Posted 10.13.2014 | HuffPost Home

Once considered the formal entertaining zone (also known as: no kids allowed), the living room has emerged as the common area for family and friends to gather. We'd say it's a pretty important place. Make it over with the attention it deserves.

11 Small Living Room Decorating Ideas

Domino | Posted 10.11.2014 | HuffPost Home

You don't need a sprawling space to sprawl out if you know the secrets of arranging a relaxing room.

6 Living Room Design Ideas Worth Stealing

Domino | Posted 10.06.2014 | HuffPost Home

Create the ultimate livable space with these stylish decorating tricks.

6 Tips for Using Bold Color in the Home

Dering Hall | Posted 09.15.2014 | HuffPost Home
Dering Hall

In these 6 interiors, interior designers and architects elect to make bold and colorful design moves. By making dramatic statements with bright color ...

Get the Look: Brooklyn Heights Townhouse Meets Urban Chic

Dering Hall | Posted 09.06.2014 | HuffPost Home
Dering Hall

Spruce Interior Design brings urban chic to a Brooklyn Heights townhouse with a balanced blend of tailored furnishings, patterned flooring, striking a...

OMG We Bought A House! Episode 8: The Living Room (Part 2)

Mr. Kate | Posted 09.14.2014 | HuffPost Home
Mr. Kate

OMG we FINISHED our living room! In this episode we reveal our chairs after having them reupholstered, fill in our book shelves, and DIY some paper mâchéd animal heads with gold and copper leaf.

OMG We Bought a House! Episode 7: The Living Room (Part 1)

Mr. Kate | Posted 09.13.2014 | HuffPost Home
Mr. Kate

In this episode we look at some swatches, get our furniture moved in, do the simplest OMG DIY yet and start thinking about ideas for part two!

Get the Look: A Fresh Mix of Color in the Living Room

Dering Hall | Posted 09.02.2014 | HuffPost Home
Dering Hall

Atlanta based design firm, Westbrook Interiors, infuses a sleek, white-wall living room with a fresh mix of color. The room's white walls provide a blank slate for a bold design statement.

Get the Look: Timeless Transitional Living Room in Normandy, France

Dering Hall | Posted 08.16.2014 | HuffPost Home
Dering Hall

Charles Spada's trademark style is marked by "the use of a well-edited color palette, fabrics that play with texture, exposed stone and wood floors". ...

Get the Look: Neutral Living Room With a Burst of Bold Accents

Dering Hall | Posted 08.16.2014 | HuffPost Home
Dering Hall

The space is dressed with rich layers of old and new, including a fresh trellis wallpaper, oversized gilded gold mirrors, burst of rich red and a charcoal art piece as the room's main focal point.

Get the Look: Classic Living Room With Modern, Colorful Flair

Dering Hall | Posted 08.13.2014 | HuffPost Home
Dering Hall

In this interior living room, a blend of graphic prints and stylish furnishings are expressed with dazzling personality.

Get the Look: Brooklyn Chic Living Room

Dering Hall | Posted 08.12.2014 | HuffPost Home
Dering Hall

NYC firm Spruce Interior Design brings urban chic to a Brooklyn Heights townhouse with a balanced blend of tailored furnishings, patterned flooring, striking artwork and unique accessories.

Get the Look: Bright, Contemporary Living Room

Dering Hall | Posted 08.12.2014 | HuffPost Home
Dering Hall

Boston-based Interior design firm Terrat Elms Interior Design uses bright modern art in this living room to give a subtle gesture to the chaos of city living.

Four Easy Ways to Update Your Living Room for 2014

Alessandra Wood | Posted 03.04.2014 | HuffPost Home
Alessandra Wood

To get a new look, it's not always necessary to complete a total room makeover, or even open a can of paint.