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Summer Style Trend: Embroidery

Condiment | Posted 06.03.2013 | Style
Condiment

Embroidery is said to date back to the fifteenth century, and initially arrived in fashion as a means to repair and reinforce clothing with various stitching, string and yarn. If necessity is truly the mother of all invention, this handicraft is an example.

Using Interior Design To Help Those Aging At Home

Rachel Adelson | Posted 08.01.2013 | Fifty
Rachel Adelson

What do pillows and drapes have in common with grab bars and roll-in showers? In the world of interior design, plenty: They all help make a home more comfortable, even safer. As more people age at home, designers are starting to respond -- and, though they might not see themselves this way, they are becoming important contributors to public health and safety.

10 Home-Decorating Tricks From Top Stylists

Posted 05.07.2013 | OWN

By Candace Braun Davison Just a few subtle changes can take your home from "eh" to "oh, wow." Keep in touch! Check out HuffPost OWN on Faceb...

5 New Ways To Decorate With Mirrors

Posted 05.02.2013 | HuffPost Home

A well-placed mirror can open up a room, alter a view, or reflect a little personality....

Decorating Tips From Legendary Experts

Posted 04.24.2013 | HuffPost Home

Looking for design inspiration? Consult this advice from legendary decorating experts....

30 Ways To Decorate With Candles

Posted 06.22.2013 | HuffPost Home

Learn how to set the mood by casting the perfect glow....

A Conversation With The Rug Company's Co-founder Suzanne Sharp

Blue Carreon | Posted 06.16.2013 | HuffPost Home
Blue Carreon

Suzanne Sharp, the founder and creative director of The Rug Company recently launched three new geometric rug designs. The rugs are handmade in Nepal using only the finest Tibetan wools.

A Conversation with Interior Designer Alexa Hampton

Blue Carreon | Posted 06.07.2013 | HuffPost Home
Blue Carreon

The interior designer Alexa Hampton takes time off from her busy schedule to talk about design legacies and being mistaken for a Park Avenue Princess when in fact she would rather have the moniker Queen of the Flush Mount attached to her name.

The Best Design Shows Of All Time?

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 04.15.2013 | HuffPost Home

We don't know about you, but we can't get enough of the 'Property Brothers.'

Thank You, Andy Rooney

Laverne H. Bardy | Posted 05.04.2013 | Fifty
Laverne H. Bardy

You know how in horror movies, there is that one room that the overnight guest has been warned not to enter and how the guest, sensing that something terrible is beyond that door, is helplessly drawn to opening it anyway?

A Conversation With Designer Alexandra Von Furstenberg

Blue Carreon | Posted 05.04.2013 | HuffPost Home
Blue Carreon

Alexandra Von Furstenberg has made waves in the design scene with her modern take on acrylic home decor and furniture. Her designs, often injected with a sliver of fluorescent color, are a fresh and contemporary take on a material that we've come to associate with the '70s.

Home Decor Therapy

Susan McCorkindale | Posted 04.28.2013 | Women
Susan McCorkindale

"Sounds like a real man cave," he continued, turning to Chris. "All that's missing is a moose head over the fireplace." "It's an elk," I said. "A twelve-point elk," Chris clarified.

7 Ways To Make Your House A Home

OWN | Posted 03.20.2013 | OWN

By Nate Berkus, as told to Joan Podrazik The beloved interior designer shares his home decorating ideas and advice. As a designer, I've had the ...

10 Ways To Get Your Bedroom Ready For Valentine's Day You-Know-What

The Huffington Post | Shana Ecker | Posted 02.05.2013 | HuffPost Home

Plus, the five surefire mood-killers that are probably in your room right now.

What Type of Home Decor Is Right For You?

Condiment | Posted 01.23.2013 | HuffPost Home
Condiment

While most young professionals barely have time to be at home, let alone decorate their space, there is a value to creating a cozy and comfortable casa that is all your own even if you're renting yours.

Artful Ideas for Every Room

Posted 03.21.2013 | HuffPost Home

They really are picture-perfect.

New Year, New Home... in Five Easy Steps

Pam Peterson | Posted 03.02.2013 | HuffPost Home
Pam Peterson

There's no better time than a new year to renew your living space. Whether you have a tiny apartment, or a 10,000 square foot house, here's five simple changes that will make you feel like you're living in a brand new home.

The Number One Way To Make A Small Space Look Big

The Huffington Post | Shana Ecker | Posted 12.14.2012 | HuffPost Home

Even though we know size isn't everything.

Turn Clutter Into Storage Solutions

Posted 02.07.2013 | HuffPost Home

Get your house in order fast.

Pumpkin Centerpiece Bouquet

Indie Lee | Posted 01.16.2013 | HuffPost Home
Indie Lee

Halloween may be over, but they're still useful.

6 Decorating Don’ts That Hamper Creativity

Posted 11.13.2012 | HuffPost Home

There are many resources out there that offer suggestions on how to create a home you love. Perhaps you've bought an expensive hardback full of gorgeo...

How to Throw a Pumpkin Carving Party

Phoebe Lapine | Posted 12.25.2012 | Taste
Phoebe Lapine

You don't have to be a five-year-old to love pumpkin carving. It's one of those fun Halloween parties that doesn't require costumes, but also provides a great activity to incorporate earlier in the evening, before haunted houses are entered and/or heavy drinking commences.

Spice Up Small Spaces With These Expert Tips

Ron Barth | Posted 12.23.2012 | HuffPost Home
Ron Barth

We see a lot of small space problems... and come up with even more solutions.

Yes, It Is Possible To Entertain In A 200-Square-Foot Home

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Suzi West proves that a tiny home can still look and feel amazing.

How One Interior Designer Styled A Very Tiny Apartment

Thomas Altamirano | Posted 10.15.2012 | HuffPost Home
Thomas Altamirano

Due to an unfortunate urban incident, Josh had lost all of his furniture. Leaving town for a week of work training, he handed me a credit card, gave me a small budget and said, "I trust you. I'd like a place to sleep and sit when I get back."