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5 Easy Ways to Keep Your Home Organized During the Holidays

HomeFinder.com | Posted 12.09.2014 | HuffPost Home
HomeFinder.com

The holiday season comes with a myriad of parties, traveling, shopping, deadlines and more. These extra commitments bring extra clutter, to even the most meticulously kept homes. Use these tips to keep each room of your home organized during the hectic holiday season.

The Big Decorating Mistake We All Make

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 12.09.2014 | HuffPost Home

Between arranging furniture, choosing the right paint colors, and making sure you position your lighting just right, decorating is never quite as easy...

The Renter's Guide to DIY Mini Makeovers

Hometalk | Posted 12.09.2014 | HuffPost Home
Hometalk

Your home is temporary and there are restrictions on how much you can change it...until now! With these 13 genius renter upgrade ideas, you too, fellow renter, can totally remake your space, without breaking the bank or your walls!

5 Gorgeous Fall Flower Trends to Try

Domino | Posted 12.01.2014 | HuffPost Home
Domino

Much like the free-flowing prints seen on runways, these voluptuous blooms make a bold statement with their vibrant, organic forms.

11 Creative Fall Table Settings

Domino | Posted 11.26.2014 | HuffPost Home
Domino

Family gatherings. Holiday parties. Friendsgiving. It's the time of year when the calendar gets filled with lots of fancy (or not so fancy) dinner parties. All the reason to set a stunning table.

Make Your Checklist for Entertaining Season

Houzz | Posted 11.26.2014 | HuffPost Home
Houzz

Fall and winter offer ample opportunities to entertain, not only on holidays (of which there are plenty!) but also with more casual gatherings. And whether you entertain a lot or a little, having a well-stocked home can take a lot of the stress out of party planning.

We're Not Quite Done With Herringbone Yet

Hometalk | Posted 11.24.2014 | HuffPost Home
Hometalk

If you know how to keep herringbone subtle and classy, you're totally within your style rights to keep it coming!

The Ultimate Guest Pampering Guide to Host Like Martha

Hometalk | Posted 11.21.2014 | HuffPost Home
Hometalk

Dusting and changing bed sheets are nice, but, to bring your best hostess game, you've got to go all out holiday inn, and create the perfect cozy space in your home for guests to feel welcome and comfortable.

7 Real Art Ideas for a Cultured and Sophisticated Home

Diana Mackie | Posted 11.10.2014 | HuffPost Home
Diana Mackie

When in doubt, stack frames. Head to your nearest craft store, and you'll likely find several backless frames on clearance. Grab a few different sizes with interesting details, then lean them against the wall. It'll look fabulous, and you won't even have to bother with a hammer and nail!

7 Simple Guest Room Facelifts For The Holidays

Hometalk | Posted 11.04.2014 | HuffPost Home
Hometalk

You can have your guestroom ready to go in no time and on a budget, with some quick, superficial touch-ups that will leave it pretty and pristine for incoming visitors this holiday!

10 Easy Wall Decor Ideas

A Beautiful Mess | Posted 10.30.2014 | HuffPost Home
A Beautiful Mess

The fastest and (often) least expensive way to add color or personality to your walls? Hang something up! We adore changing up the walls in our homes too, too much. Here's a few of our very favorite projects.

12 Deadly Decorating Sins

Houzz | Posted 10.30.2014 | HuffPost Home
Houzz

As a designer, I've observed a lot of habits in the decorating and design world. Habits that I believe need to be broken. Many of these may have started with good intentions -- but we all know where that path leads!

Occupation: Girl Boss

ZOOM interiors | Posted 10.30.2014 | Women
ZOOM interiors

Take that desk of yours and decorate the sh*t out of it until it magically transforms into that corner office. To create the ultimate workspace, start by making it homey and personal with a jolt of energy. Think ambient lighting, warm pops of color and personal touches like artwork.

Why You Need an Island

Kat Bern | Posted 12.26.2014 | HuffPost Home
Kat Bern

The main mistake that I see people make is to plan their kitchen around the edges and forgetting to use "the middle." Putting everything around the walls is usually not the most efficient use of space.

The One Shade Of Black Paint That Always Looks Good

OWN | Posted 10.24.2014 | OWN

Few color combinations are as modern, elegant and timeless as black-and-white -- when it's done right, that is. A big part of achieving a flawless bla...

This Season, Say Goodbye to Your Messy Entryway For Good!

Hometalk | Posted 12.23.2014 | HuffPost Home
Hometalk

As the cooler season sweeps through your home, a neat entryway is usually the first room to go. Coats, gloves, scarves, hats - sometimes you're surprised you can make in through the front door with all that cold-weather couture blocking hallway traffic.

12 Ways To Perk Up Your Home For Fall

Houzz | Posted 12.16.2014 | HuffPost Home
Houzz

By making a few smart purchases and, if you're feeling crafty, doing a project or two, you can perk up your home and stay within your budget. From elegant art walls to creative ways with paint, here are a dozen ways to spruce up your nest this fall.

19 Things You Never Knew You Could Get For Your Home At Costco

The Huffington Post | Renee Jacques | Posted 10.10.2014 | HuffPost Home

There are household treasures in Costco that go beyond flatscreen TVs.

5 Smart Dining Room Apartment Decorating Ideas

Domino | Posted 12.01.2014 | HuffPost Home
Domino

Creating a comfortable dining room in a small apartment can be challenging. Try these tricks of the trade and you'll find your tiny dining room has never looked bigger.

15 Ways to Update Your Kitchen On A Dime

Houzz | Posted 12.03.2014 | HuffPost Home
Houzz

Whether you are planning to invest your own sweat equity in a complete kitchen remodel or simply hope to make a few quick changes over the weekend, when every penny counts it's important to choose projects that will make a big impact for the lowest price possible.

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 ...

9 Ways to Get Cozy Outside This Fall

Houzz | Posted 11.18.2014 | HuffPost Home
Houzz

Crisp mornings, colorful foliage and the urge to squeeze the most out of waning daylight hours add up to a bundle of good reasons to enjoy your outdoor rooms and spaces this fall.

Trend Report: French Décor Gets a Fresh Look for Fall

Manja Swanson | Posted 11.17.2014 | HuffPost Home
Manja Swanson

Richly distressed and patinated finishes lent a rustic flea market look to European-influenced finds. However, this fall, we're seeing a fresh look for French lighting, furniture, and décor, with softer finishes and chalky pastel accents.

5 Ideas for a Great Home Learning Zone

Houzz | Posted 11.04.2014 | HuffPost Home
Houzz

As children head back to school, it's back to reality for parents too. Now is the time to organize our home offices for the homework that's soon to come.

10 Reasons to Love Coral

Houzz | Posted 10.28.2014 | HuffPost Home
Houzz

Bright, cheerful, classic and amazingly versatile, coral has a lot to offer. And because it works well in small doses, it's easy to give your space a boost with this vibrant color. Here are 10 reasons to add coral to your home.