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Home Deco

YOU DON’T NEED A CONTRACTOR TO MAKE OVER YOUR WALLS

YOU DON’T NEED A CONTRACTOR TO MAKE OVER YOUR WALLS

Buying new furniture or hanging a painting can certainly spruce up a room, but to truly transform a space, you have to re-do the walls. However, hiring someone to wallpaper or tile can add up quickly, and renters may be restricted in the changes they can make to their walls. Luckily, there are several products [...]

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BEFORE & AFTER: HOW TO STYLE YOUR SOFA

BEFORE & AFTER: HOW TO STYLE YOUR SOFA

Even a beautiful sofa can fall flat without the right design elements. Here’s how to get it right STEP 1: UPDATE THE RUG Adding a bold rug can define an otherwise neutral space. Here, a brightly colored Kilim with a few gray tones brings out the shade of the sofa.   [Source:- Elle Decor]   [...]

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HOW TO MAKE A DESIGNER BOUQUET FROM $30 WORTH OF BODEGA BLOOMS

HOW TO MAKE A DESIGNER BOUQUET FROM $30 WORTH OF BODEGA BLOOMS

As we all know, bouquets are the perfect present—whether as a thank-you, a hostess gift, or to #treatyoself. It’s one thing to buy an arrangement from a florist, but creating one yourself will lend your flowers a sweet, personal touch—and make your wallet happy too. Most bodegas, grocery stores, and farmers markets have a selection of affordable fresh [...]

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RECIPE: BRUNCH TARTINES AND CREPES WITH THREE-CITRUS COMPOTE

RECIPE: BRUNCH TARTINES AND CREPES WITH THREE-CITRUS COMPOTE

When I lived in France, there was no such thing as brunch. We would start our day with le petit déjeuner, which was quick and delicious — grab a croissant and coffee, or a slice of baguette with butter and jam and a cup of tea, and you were good to go. Long, lazy brunches [...]

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25 ROOMS WITH WONDERFUL WHITE WALLS

25 ROOMS WITH WONDERFUL WHITE WALLS

In the drawing room of a Manhattan apartment designed by Ann Pyne of McMillen, Inc., the Art Deco mirror is from Bernd Goeckler Antiques, the parchment-top cocktail table is a custom design, a wall sculpture by Thomas Houseago hangs above a sofa upholstered in a linen damask by Mulberry Home. Antique Italian mirrors hang above [...]

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Style gurus: the top 10 UK interiors blogs

Style gurus: the top 10 UK interiors blogs

Curating a creative space needn’t be pricey and inaccessible, as these innovative bloggers prove. Hannah in The House Hannah In The House was established in 2010. After completing a degree in decorative arts, and working in the interiors industry for 10 years, Hannah created her blog as a personal outlet to continue her passion and [...]

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Finishing touches: accessories for the home

Finishing touches: accessories for the home

Get creative with your home accessories with this handy guide from interiors guru Alison Cork. Something for every style Casafina is the new shopping destination for your home. Members have access to exclusive savings of up to 70 per cent off the latest interior furniture and home accessories. From niche brands to household names, its [...]

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Teachers’ union calls for ballot on primary test boycott

Teachers’ union calls for ballot on primary test boycott

Teachers have voted to ballot for a boycott of all primary school tests, after claims that children in England are the “most tested in Europe”. The National Union of Teachers’ conference heard warnings that schools had become “exam factories”. Delegates criticised “chaotic” changes to primary assessment and voted for a ballot to boycott tests taken [...]

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How to Lay the Perfect Tablescape for a Festive Spring Fete

How to Lay the Perfect Tablescape for a Festive Spring Fete

I place a lot of funny little things on the tabletop, because I find that you eat as much with your eyes as you do with your mouth. The prettier your table looks and feels, the more your guests will enjoy their experience and remember the food. I combine glassware I inherited from my mother with [...]

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13 Gorgeous “One Room Challenge” Makeovers From Past Seasons

13 Gorgeous “One Room Challenge” Makeovers From Past Seasons

It’s almost time for the next season of One Room Challenge! To kick things off, take a walk down memory lane and prepare to be amazed (and super jealous). [Source:- House beautiful] [...]

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20 Ways to Make Your Food Look Like Flowers

20 Ways to Make Your Food Look Like Flowers

These edible arrangements are the cuteness your party needs.​ [Source:- House beautiful] [...]

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The Mulberry

The Mulberry

ACHIEVING THE ULTIMATE Perhaps your family is expanding or you’re running a business from home – or maybe you just want the ultimate hi-spec house? The Mulberry is the largest of all the homes in the House Beautiful Homes collection, with four bedrooms and a home office/play area upstairs, plus a kitchen/family room and two [...]

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