Creative Ways to Paint a Dresser

This weekend, turn an old bureau into a work of art. It’s easier than you think and doesn’t have to cost a lot. Paint and Decoupage a Dresser (With Wrapping Paper) This old dresser – found at a re-sale shop – was painted in stripes then bold flowers cut from wrapping paper were decoupaged to the surface…

Ways to Color Your Kitchen Cabinets

Find ways to spice up your kitchen with sassy hues, trendy techniques and fresh color combos. Pops of Colors Who says you can only use one color when painting your cabinets? This retro-inspired kitchen features solid wood cabinets with select doors painted in a variety of shades. To ensure the space doesn’t look too wacky,…

Choosing Paint Colors: It’s Psychology!

Skillful interior decorating is largely an artistic endeavor, but there’s some science involved also, and none more important than the psychology of choosing paint colors. “Color psychology can help you choose paint colors that create the right mood in a room, affecting not just your own feelings, but those of everyone who enters the space,” according to Debbie…

White House Christmas Tour 2018

HGTV continues its tradition — now in its sixteenth year — of providing viewers with a room-by-room holiday tour of the White House as well as an online gallery of exclusive photos. Host Alison Victoria was there to provide you with behind-the-scenes access. White House Christmas 2018 The holiday celebrations have begun. The theme for…

Trees to Try, No Matter the Size of Your Home

Real evergreens and artificial trees aren’t the only Christmas tree options available. Check out these alternative holiday trees that are far from the ordinary. Chalkboard Tree Kids will love seeing their handmade ornaments and decorations used at Christmas. This colorful yarn garland is fun and simple to make for kids of all ages. String it…

From Trash to Christmas Treasure

From burned-out light bulbs to empty paper towel rolls, learn how to transform your unwanted stuff into unique Christmas tree ornaments. 1. Light Bulb = Snowman Don’t trash those burned-out light bulbs! Upcycle them into sparkling snowman ornaments instead. Get step-by-step instructions >> 2. Mason Jar Bands = Mini Wreaths Are spare Mason jar bands from…

Pinterest Perfect Mantels

With these gorgeous designs and top tips from the pros, getting in the spirit of the season is a snap. Here, you’ll find the inspiration you need to get started on styling your own holiday mantel to perfection! Rustic & Cozy A collection of wintry tree decorations lined up with candles and fresh greenery comprise…

Tips and Tricks For Creating a Gallery Wall

Learn designer secrets for curating a collection of family photos and your favorite prints. Pick a Spot The obvious first step in creating a gallery wall is choosing your wall. If you have closets full of art, think big. Smaller gallery walls also give great impact. Take into consideration less obvious spots for clusters of…

New Ways to Use Your Old Stuff

Learn how to repurpose common everyday items — like ladders, tin cans and rakes — and turn them into clever household storage solutions. Here are 30 ideas you’ll be dying to try. Raise the (Shoe) Bar Shoe clutter and closet disarray is an all-too-common problem for those of us with shoe addictions. Janet Lee conquered…