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Pull up a chair and make yourself comfortable as you browse through the Best Of Homedit. With articles full of beautiful photographs and inspiring ideas on decorating for all occasions, styles, and budgets, it’s easy to see why thousands of other style-savvy people (like you!) have come here for the best in home décor advice.

The Salon Art + Design Brings Art To Everyday Life

Posted in Best Of | by Vera Dordick, on December 8, 2015

The Salon Art + Design Brings Art To Everyday Life

The Salon Art + Design 2015 was the fourth edition of the high-end fair and it did not disappoint, with gorgeous retro furnishings and stunning new modern decor pieces. At either end of the spectrum, the show offered art for life. The Todd Merrill Studio presented a number of pieces that are not only unique in...

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World’s Hottest Home Designers in Miami for Art Basel, Design Miami

Posted in Best Of | by Vera Dordick, on December 2, 2015

World’s Hottest Home Designers in Miami for Art Basel, Design Miami

The first week of December usually means the start of the Christmas season – but for some people it means a pilgrimage to Miami where global art and design converge. This year, Homedit will be bringing you the latest in home design and décor from DesignMiami, Art Basel, and an assortment of concurrent fairs, December...

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100 DIY Christmas Decorations That Will Fill Your Home With Joy

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on December 1, 2015

100 DIY Christmas Decorations That Will Fill Your Home With Joy

Christmas preparations start early, sometimes as early as November. But the real Christmas fever starts in December when everyone is busy getting ready for the holidays, planning activities and putting together all the fun and beautiful decorations. Speaking of which, what do you say you give DIY Christmas decorations a chance this year? There are...

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10 Gorgeous Fireplace Screens for Every Home

Posted in Best Of | by Casey Watkins, on November 27, 2015

10 Gorgeous Fireplace Screens for Every Home

As the weather gets colder, lighting a fire in your fireplace is one of the fastest ways to bring coziness into your home. But some people worry about their small children and pets getting to close to the flames. Fortunately there is a simple way to bring the heat to your living room while keeping...

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Happy 7th Birthday, Homedit!

Posted in Best Of | by Brittney Smart, on November 20, 2015

Happy 7th Birthday, Homedit!

Leading interior design and architecture website Homedit is excited to be celebrating its seven-year anniversary. As a writing staff, we love homes, in whatever form they come in, and we want our readers to love theirs. Over the past seven years, Homedit has inspired, taught, and shared much of what we love in design with...

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100 Handmade Christmas Gifts Perfect For Every Home

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on November 18, 2015

100 Handmade Christmas Gifts Perfect For Every Home

Christmas is almost here and we’re all excited about the presents, decorations, Santa and everything else. But presents don’t just fall out of the sky. Someone has to spend time and energy figuring out what the best gift would be for those close to them. And so the nightmare before Christmas starts. Our suggestion this...

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Modern Home Decor Brings Fresh Look to Any Room

Posted in Best Of | by Vera Dordick, on November 17, 2015

Modern Home Decor Brings Fresh Look to Any Room

Modern home decor and contemporary decor are terms people use interchangeably when shopping for non-traditional furnishings. While the terms mean two very different things, most consumers are just looking fresh, modern decor and aren’t concerned about strict definitions. My favorite description of modern home decor comes from B&B Italia, a major purveyor of modern furniture: It...

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The Complete Guide to The Best Thanksgiving Table Ever

Posted in Best Of | by Casey Watkins, on November 13, 2015

The Complete Guide to The Best Thanksgiving Table Ever

While we may be surrounded by Christmas adds and twitters of carols, Thanksgiving is much more imminent on the calendar. A holiday that revolves around turkey should never be ignored in my opinion. Thanksgiving brings to mind such warm memories of family and laughter and good food being passed around the tablecloth-laden table. Because the...

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40 Tea Party Decorations To Jumpstart Your Planning

Posted in Best Of | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on November 10, 2015

40 Tea Party Decorations To Jumpstart Your Planning

Anytime is a great time to throw a tea party! It’s a warm and cozy way to bring your gal pals and family together for an afternoon of scrumptious treats, delicious tea and an excuse to dress up in some of your most flirtatious and feminine of dresses. But a big part of throwing the most...

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20 Metallic Bits and Baubles to Dress Up Your Coffee Table

Posted in Best Of | by Casey Watkins, on November 5, 2015

20 Metallic Bits and Baubles to Dress Up Your Coffee Table

The one troublesome thing about interior decorating is deciding how often to update your style. Themes and colors come on trend and then go out pretty fast so it can be difficult to stick with what you’ve got for more than a few years without things looking a little dated. However, there is one decorating tip that...

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20 Halloween Decor Ideas that are So Simple, it’s Scary

Posted in Best Of | by Casey Watkins, on October 23, 2015

20 Halloween Decor Ideas that are So Simple, it’s Scary

While elaborate Halloween decorations can be fun, especially if you’re hosting a Halloween party, not all of us have the time and budget to turn our homes into a full fledged haunted house. That doesn’t mean that we should give up before we’ve started, though. Pumpkins on the porch are a good beginning so after...

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15 Museums Famous For Their Unconventional Architecture

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on October 20, 2015

15 Museums Famous For Their Unconventional Architecture

When designing museums, architects often explore their artistic side and come up with all sorts of unique, outside the box and extraordinary designs. Its a way of turning the museum itself into an art piece. As a result, the world is full of amazing museums with dramatic architecture. We’ll reveal some of the most interesting...

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The Eames Lounge Chair: Iconic, Comfortable And Versatile

Posted in Best Of | by Vera Dordick, on October 15, 2015

The Eames Lounge Chair: Iconic, Comfortable And Versatile

As thousands of schoolchildren squirm in their molded plywood seats, little do they know that they are sitting in a material that is the base of a design world icon – the Eames Lounge Chair. A classic piece that combines comfort, natural style and modern design, the Eames Lounge Chair has been in high demand...

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20 Chic Fall Decor Ideas You Won’t Find at Your Grandma’s

Posted in Best Of | by Casey Watkins, on September 30, 2015

20 Chic Fall Decor Ideas You Won’t Find at Your Grandma’s

Decorating for Fall nowadays is not what it used to be. If you go to a craft store looking for Fall decor, you’ll find the cliche plastic pumpkins and garlands of leaves and kitschy little dishes fill with potpourri. Basically all the things that your grandma uses to decorate for the changing of seasons. And...

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50 Ways To Use Interior Sliding Barn Doors In Your Home

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on September 23, 2015

50 Ways To Use Interior Sliding Barn Doors In Your Home

Sliding barn doors have gradually become an important trend in the interior design world. Their popularity is due to the fact that they have that rustic spark which we love so much because it adds warmth and texture to a room. Today we’ll review a series of interior design and décor options that include interior...

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The Louis Ghost Chair: A Modern Balance of Design, Elegance and Function

Posted in Best Of | by Vera Dordick, on September 9, 2015

The Louis Ghost Chair: A Modern Balance of Design, Elegance and Function

In the design world, it can take decades for a piece to become iconic: Not so for Philippe Starck’s Louis Ghost chair. In little more than a decade, it has become a design staple, with more than 1.5 million of them sold. Originally designed for the Kong restaurant in Paris in 2002, Starck’s Louis Ghost...

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30 Penny Tile Designs That Look Like A Million Bucks

Posted in Best Of | by Brittney Smart, on September 7, 2015

30 Penny Tile Designs That Look Like A Million Bucks

Penny tiles are making a comeback in the contemporary tile world. Although they’ve been around for over a hundred years, penny round tiles haven’t taken off like their small hex tile counterparts…until now. Now these charming little rounds are fresh and invigorating in many spaces, particularly kitchens and bathrooms. They’ve even crept into modern foyer...

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25 Throw Pillows: Fall Edition

Posted in Best Of | by Casey Watkins, on September 1, 2015

25 Throw Pillows: Fall Edition

Autumn is without a doubt my favorite season. You can’t help but enjoy the crisp breezes, colorful leaves and spiced cider. It’s also a great excuse to change up your decorating in your home from summer blues and greens to fall’s warm tones. If you’re wondering where to start, you’re in the right place. Throw...

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A Day in Miami’s Growing Design District

Posted in Best Of | by Vera Dordick, on August 10, 2015

A Day in Miami’s Growing Design District

Miami has many attractions — its beach and nightlife are legendary. But the city has a thriving design district that is a major draw, whether you’re interested in luxury clothes, shoes and accessories, or high-end design for your home. I just spent a few days in the Miami Design District, perusing the amazing offerings by...

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50 Key Components to Decorating Your Entire Home

Posted in Best Of | by Casey Watkins, on August 7, 2015

50 Key Components to Decorating Your Entire Home

Are you moving into a new house? Are you looking to give a makeover to the one you already have? Then you’re in the right place. When you’re trying to make a house into a home, it all comes down to the decorating. But decorating can be a little overwhelming if you’re starting from scratch....

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70 Resourceful Ways To Decorate With Pegboards And Other Similar Ideas

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on July 21, 2015

70 Resourceful Ways To Decorate With Pegboards And Other Similar Ideas

Pegboards are simple accessories, often used in areas such as offices. However, they’re considerably more versatile than that and the pegboard system can be applied to numerous other structures and functions. There are tons of interesting ways in which you can use a pegboard in your own home and we’re ready to support this idea...

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Say “I Do” to These Fab 51 Rustic Wedding Decorations

Posted in Best Of | by Brittney Smart, on July 17, 2015

Say “I Do” to These Fab 51 Rustic Wedding Decorations

So you’re planning a wedding? What fun! Planning a wedding is terribly exciting…but it can also be stressful if you’re not sure what direction you want to go. Good news, though. If you love the warmth and simplicity of rustic décor, you’ll likely be interested in some (or many!) of these fantastic and charming rustic...

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50 Bathrooms That Know To Make The Most Of Great Views

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on July 6, 2015

50 Bathrooms That Know To Make The Most Of Great Views

Enjoying a sweeping view while taking a relaxing bath seems like a dream for those of us who live in the city and value their privacy. But when the location allows it, such a configuration can be magnificent. All these 50 bathrooms follow the same pattern, each one in their own way. Some designs seem...

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50 Outdoor Party Ideas You Should Try Out This Summer

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on June 26, 2015

50 Outdoor Party Ideas You Should Try Out This Summer

Outdoor parties are really fun and not that hard to plan either. Once you have the right venue, whether it’s your backyard, on a terrace, rooftop or any other setting, you just have to make it feel comfortable and to look fresh and beautiful. And if you don’t have a whole lot of inspiration, you...

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DMY Berlin 2015: Exploring Next Generation Product And Furniture Design

Posted in Best Of | by Liz Eve, on June 12, 2015

DMY Berlin 2015: Exploring Next Generation Product And Furniture Design

Berlin’s 13th DMY international design festival reinvented itself this year with a new venue and dedicated professionals day. Homedit was excited to explore 8000 sqm of exhibition space with an eye on what future focused designers could offer the world of home interior design. Kraftwerk Berlin’s monstrous concrete powerstation walls contribute a dystopian backdrop to the...

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10 Peaceful Cabin Designs That Immerse Themselves In Nature

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on June 10, 2015

10 Peaceful Cabin Designs That Immerse Themselves In Nature

Cabins are, by definition, small shelters found in wild or remote areas and this makes them incredibly charming. We often find ourselves attracted to these getaway cabin designs and we choose to spend our holidays and weekends there, far away from everything that we find so trivial and mundane. And, although cabins are not for...

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Space Saving Furniture: More Living Out Of Your Rooms

Posted in Best Of | by Vera Dordick, on June 4, 2015

Space Saving Furniture: More Living Out Of Your Rooms

No matter how big or small your home, you want to make the most of the square footage you have. Even the smallest space can be highly functional with the right pieces — big potential in a tiny space. If you don’t have separate rooms, your space can still function as a bedroom, dining area...

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100 DIYs to Give Your Home a Makeover This Summer

Posted in Best Of | by Casey Watkins, on May 28, 2015

100 DIYs to Give Your Home a Makeover This Summer

Summertime is coming up fast and while it’s nice to spend some time being lazy with some lemonade and a good book, we’ve got to get out of the hammock eventually. Warm weather is the perfect opportunity to take up some extra projects around the house! And I don’t mean the general maintenance of mowing...

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Design Excels in London at May Design Series

Posted in Best Of | by Francesca Stone, on May 27, 2015

Design Excels in London at May Design Series

As trade shows go, in only it’s third year May Design Series is still a playful child, finding it’s feet, exploring the world and growing in confidence. To put it in perspective, the ICFF is in its 27th year. Making it a veteran compared to May Design Series. Running from Sunday 17th May – Tuesday...

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25 Throw Pillows: Summer Edition

Posted in Best Of | by Casey Watkins, on May 26, 2015

25 Throw Pillows: Summer Edition

Summer can be a hard season to decorate for. You may not necessarily want to deck out your home in flip flop wreaths and neon curtains. This is where throw pillows come in. Whether you buy a whole pillow or a cover to revamp one you already have, the throw pillows on your couch and...

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Innovative Home Designs from ICFF 2015

Posted in Best Of | by Vera Dordick, on May 21, 2015

Innovative Home Designs from ICFF 2015

Homedit spent two days seeing and learning about fantastic new products and designs at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) 2015. We’re excited to show you what we saw and share the trends and innovative new designs that were on display. Here’s a sneak peak — we’ll be featuring trends and designs over the next...

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15 Canopy Beds That Will Convince You To Get One

Posted in Best Of | by Casey Watkins, on May 7, 2015

15 Canopy Beds That Will Convince You To Get One

When you think of a canopy bed, you might think of a French palace bedroom. But even before canopies were associated with wealth and privilege, they were used to give noblemen and women warmth and privacy. As the picture of comfort and riches progressed through the 16th century, the canopy beds of the wealthy became more...

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Ways To Incorporate Scandinavian Designs Into Your Home

Posted in Best Of | by Stefan Gheorghe, on April 21, 2015

Ways To Incorporate Scandinavian Designs Into Your Home

There’s an inherent sense of cheerfulness and well-edited comfort in today’s Scandinavian designs, which is probably why so many are drawn to this particular style. The combination and balance of warmth, simplicity, and contemporary forms is both aesthetic and comforting. The tendency toward minimal ornamentation within Scandinavian designs is also appealing to those of us...

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The Benefits Of Lap Pools And Their Distinctive Designs

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on April 1, 2015

The Benefits Of Lap Pools And Their Distinctive Designs

There are numerous types of swimming pools, each with their own distinctive characteristics. Lap pools are built and used for fitness and offer numerous health benefits. Their designs are long and narrow and they’re often more than 50 feet in length. Typically, lap pools are rectangular in shape although other designs exist as well. Its...

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Stunning Designs That Changed The Way We Look At Things

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on March 10, 2015

Stunning Designs That Changed The Way We Look At Things

Whether you realize it or not, beauty is everywhere around you and, even though it’s difficult to define stunning design, identifying it is easy. Every category you can think of has its own outstanding creations and examples. We made it our job to find some of those. Lighting fixtures. It should be easy to impress...

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World-Famous Architects Share With Us Their Inspiring Quotes

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on February 26, 2015

World-Famous Architects Share With Us Their Inspiring Quotes

If there’s anything famous architects tried to teach us over the years is to never underestimate the power of design. Iconic names such as Frank Gehry, Zaha Hadid or Antoni Gaudi became famous for their intuitive thinking, out-of-the-box approach and stunning projects but the legacies they entrust us with is far greater than that. It’s...

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Modern Nightstands That Complete The Room With Their Uniqueness

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on February 19, 2015

Modern Nightstands That Complete The Room With Their Uniqueness

You may be tempted to think that it’s the bed that gives character to the bedroom and defines it as a space. But that’s not usually the case. It’s things like the nightstands or the window treatments that have the biggest impact on the overall décor. In order words, a modern nightstand with an interesting...

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Interior Shutters For Every And Any Room of the House

Posted in Best Of | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on February 12, 2015

Interior Shutters For Every And Any Room of the House

Believe it or not, there are plenty of ways to dress your windows than by dealing with curtains only. And that’s why we’re shining a light on an idea that may not be unique but isn’t widely known outside the interior design realm. Interior shutters are a wonderful way to adorn your windows but also...

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50 Decoration Ideas To Personalize Your Dorm Room With

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on January 20, 2015

50 Decoration Ideas To Personalize Your Dorm Room With

Dorm rooms are small by nature and the limited space makes it difficult to get enough storage, to have a comfortable and inviting ambiance and to also manage to add small little touches that personalize the space. But it’s usually these small things that have the biggest impact on the overall look. So explore the...

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A Rainbow of Monochromatic Colors: 20 Décor One-Color Wonders

Posted in Best Of | by Brittney Smart, on January 12, 2015

A Rainbow of Monochromatic Colors: 20 Décor One-Color Wonders

Monochromatic color schemes are hot right now. While the idea of decorating with a single color might make you wrinkle your nose a little, we’re here to show you some gorgeous ways of creating beautiful spaces – using (primarily) one color. One of the keys to decorating in a monochromatic color theme successfully is to...

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20 Things You Can Do To Save The Planet From Home

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on January 9, 2015

20 Things You Can Do To Save The Planet From Home

The little things that have a big impact on the overall picture. Sure, nobody is expected to save the planet on their own, but if we all make a small effort, we have a better chance at succeeding. Something as simple as turning off the faucet at the right time or repurposing instead of getting...

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Unleash Your Imagination – Magical Fairy Garden Designs

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on December 19, 2014

Unleash Your Imagination – Magical Fairy Garden Designs

Fairy gardens are miniature landscapes with tiny houses, plants, trees, pathways and everything else. They give the impression that tiny creatures are living there and they’re wrapped in this magical aura which makes them super interesting and cute. Create your own fairy garden and make it wonderful. It’s a wonderful detail that will improve your...

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How To Furnish Your Home With Repurposed Wine Crates

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on December 15, 2014

How To Furnish Your Home With Repurposed Wine Crates

Wine crates are supposed to be durable and well constructed and this allows them to be reused but also repurposed. There are numerous ways in which wine crates can be upcycled around the house. Every single room could benefit from such a project. We’ll take them one by one to analyze a few of the...

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Guide to Hosting the Cutest Baby Shower on the Block

Posted in Best Of | by Brittney Smart, on December 8, 2014

Guide to Hosting the Cutest Baby Shower on the Block

Hosting a baby shower for a beloved friend, neighbor, or family member? While the focus is, naturally, on the mother-to-be and her adorable baby bump, it’s definitely fun to throw a memorable party for everyone to celebrate. If you’re looking for cute baby shower decoration ideas, or ways to make your baby shower décor a...

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Learn to Love Your Closet, Big or Small

Posted in Best Of | by Brittney Smart, on November 17, 2014

Learn to Love Your Closet, Big or Small

Closets are as varied as people themselves, I think. They come in all shapes and sizes, from the full-room-sized to the tiny shared wardrobe, and everywhere in between. Closets are so important, though, that they are required for a room to be considered a “bedroom” in real estate listings. Interesting, isn’t it? So, if closets...

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50 Reception Desks Featuring Interesting And Intriguing Designs

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on November 7, 2014

50 Reception Desks Featuring Interesting And Intriguing Designs

The reception desk is the first thing visitors get to see when entering a hotel, office, salon, etc. It’s where guests are greeted and it says a lot about the whole establishment in general. It has to look friendly and interesting and modern reception desks usually have these things covered. They come in all sorts...

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Best Ideas for Entryway Storage

Posted in Best Of | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 20, 2014

Best Ideas for Entryway Storage

Whether you prefer ultra-modern minimalism or character-filled traditional style (or anywhere in between or aside), chances are you still need entryway storage. As people come into and leave their homes, there are certain things that, no matter who you are or what your story is, are helpful to have available.

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Floor Painting: A Guide to the Whats and Hows of Painting Your Floor

Posted in Best Of | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 14, 2014

Floor Painting: A Guide to the Whats and Hows of Painting Your Floor

Painted floors are a hot item in home décor right now. They’ve been around for years, of course, but they have recently taken a turn for the popular. The great thing about a painted floor is the great thing about painted anything else – paint provides immediate gratification and instantly facelifts the old, highlights the...

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25 Cool Firewood Storage Designs For Modern Homes

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on October 3, 2014

25 Cool Firewood Storage Designs For Modern Homes

While in most cases the fireplace itself is the main attraction, the focal point of the room it’s in, sometimes the accessories and the décor around it can take that role. Wood-burning fireplaces require wood and storing it in a fashionable way can either be difficult or wonderful, depending on the path you choose. Firewood...

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Faux Painting 101: Tips, Tricks, and Inspiring Ideas for Faux Finishes

Posted in Best Of | by Brittney Smart, on September 25, 2014

Faux Painting 101: Tips, Tricks, and Inspiring Ideas for Faux Finishes

Faux painting can be a tricky business. The idea of “faux” in front of anything means that it’s a fake, a copy, a tacky-ish version of the real thing. While it’s untrue that “faux” things are always inferior to the real deal, it’s important to take care in creating a beautiful finished product. Faux painting...

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12 Breathtaking Art Projects Made From Thousands Of Unusual Pieces

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on September 17, 2014

12 Breathtaking Art Projects Made From Thousands Of Unusual Pieces

The beauty of art is that there are no rules telling you what you can and cannot use or how it should look like, what it should describe, etc. Creativity and freedom play a very important role and it’s how unique pieces like giant wall murals made of corks or thread art are born. So...

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A Beginner’s Guide to Using Feng Shui Colors in Decorating

Posted in Best Of | by Brittney Smart, on September 12, 2014

A Beginner’s Guide to Using Feng Shui Colors in Decorating

If you’re familiar with feng shui, you’ll know that it is both an art and a science, developed anciently in China. “Feng” means wind, and “shui” means water. Feng shui delineates how to balance energies of a given space, large or small, in order to promote good health, fortune, and life energy, or chi, for...

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10 Spectacular Airport Lounges Around The Globe Impress With Their Unique Designs

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on September 11, 2014

10 Spectacular Airport Lounges Around The Globe Impress With Their Unique Designs

Airport lounges are not typically the ideal space you had in mind if you were to have a few hours to kill before you board the plane but, as always, there are plenty of exceptions. These are not cold and soulless spaces with no distinctive characteristics. They’re designed to be more than just comfortable and...

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A Complete Guide To A Perfect Bachelor Pad

Posted in Best Of | by Alexandra Belgun, on August 27, 2014

A Complete Guide To A Perfect Bachelor Pad

Decorating a bachelor pad can be really challenging for any of us, even if at first it doesn’t seem to be so complicated. A bachelor pad should entirely represent the one who lives in it. Hobbies, preferences in terms of art, ways of entertaining guests, style, colors, furniture, all of these plus tones of other...

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A Grown-Up Take on Decorating with Pastels

Posted in Best Of | by Brittney Smart, on August 25, 2014

A Grown-Up Take on Decorating with Pastels

Once strictly confined to the baby’s nursery décor, pastels have come a long way from being the juvenile hues of choice to being a perfect setting for sophisticated, grown-up spaces. Pastel colors have many benefits – they are soft and soothing, they are varied, they are versatile, and they can be fairly neutral when necessary.

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A Quick Guide to Making Your Bed

Posted in Best Of | by Brittney Smart, on August 14, 2014

A Quick Guide to Making Your Bed

Growing up, I never used to make my bed. Why waste the effort when you’re just going to turn around (15 hours later, but still) and mess it up again? Fortunately, my mother’s prodding that I learn the skill and try to develop the habit has paid off. I now love to make my bed...

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Throwing a Great Housewarming Party

Posted in Best Of | by Stefan Gheorghe, on August 1, 2014

Throwing a Great Housewarming Party

Moving into a new home is certainly an exciting time! A fresh start, a new layout, an opportunity for finally getting organized once and for all. Once you’ve moved and have finished (or at least made a significant dent in) unpacking the boxes…and boxes…and more boxes… you might feel like you’re presentable for some guests....

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A Beginner’s Guide To Modular Homes

Posted in Best Of | by Stefan Gheorghe, on July 30, 2014

A Beginner’s Guide To Modular Homes

Modular homes are becoming a more and more popular home construction choice, due to a variety of factors and conveniences. If you’ve ever wondered about modular homes, what are their benefits, are there any disadvantages, or even what they are, this article will serve as your guide. In a nutshell, modular homes display an extraordinary...

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20 Glass Staircase Wall Designs With A Graceful Impact On The Overall Decor

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on July 25, 2014

20 Glass Staircase Wall Designs With A Graceful Impact On The Overall Decor

In private homes or public buildings, glass staircases will always look amazing no matter what the setting is. But we find it particularly interesting when there’s a combination of materials, such as wood or concrete for the stairs and glass for the staircase wall. A very nice balance is created, don’t you think?

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Incorporating Exposed Bricks In Stylish Designs Around The House

Posted in Best Of | by Stefan Gheorghe, on July 18, 2014

Incorporating Exposed Bricks In Stylish Designs Around The House

It can take a while to warm up to the idea of having exposed bricks in the house but once you get to see how charming they can look, you start looking for more ideas. There are plenty of ways for you to take advantage of such an accent detail. Try an exposed brick backsplash...

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20 Modern Outdoor Accessories For A Perfect Summer Experience

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on July 11, 2014

20 Modern Outdoor Accessories For A Perfect Summer Experience

Enjoy spending time outdoors? Well, who doesn’t? But enthusiasm and good weather aren’t enough to make this summer unforgettable. If you really want a blissful experience, you should invest in a few accessories. Designed to enhance your pleasure during these gorgeous summer days, these modern accessories are exactly what you should look for. Amazing 3-In-1...

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The Low-Down on Laminate vs. Hardwood Floors

Posted in Best Of | by Stefan Gheorghe, on July 2, 2014

The Low-Down on Laminate vs. Hardwood Floors

Perhaps because their look is often so similar (many argue that it’s practically impossible to differentiate between quality laminate and hardwood flooring; others disagree), laminate and hardwood are often compared as viable flooring options.

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Patchwork Tiles – Mix And Match Your Favorite Colors For A Personalized Look

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on July 2, 2014

Patchwork Tiles – Mix And Match Your Favorite Colors For A Personalized Look

Sure, decorating with simple, monochromatic tiles has its perks but how about a more unusual approach? Don’t let your home become just another predictable space for your guests to add to the list. Use pattern and colors or, better yet, mix and match them for a unique look. Need a little bit of inspiration? Try...

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Work it Out: Using Feng Shui in the Office

Posted in Best Of | by Stefan Gheorghe, on June 27, 2014

Work it Out: Using Feng Shui in the Office

Everyone likes being productive and efficient at work, whether your office is in a downtown high rise or in the hallway closet of your home. No matter how much you love what you do, you likely will appreciate (and benefit from) having an office space with vibrant and successful energy vibes. Feng shui decorating might...

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Urban Jungle – How To Turn Your Terrace Into An Oasis

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on June 11, 2014

Urban Jungle – How To Turn Your Terrace Into An Oasis

How do you plan and design your garden when you’re living in the city? Surely it has to be more complicated than for those living in the countryside. One trick we’ve learned is that if you light the garden properly you can turn it into a wonderful oasis by creating the impression of having another...

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Maximize Small Spaces: Murphy Bed Design Ideas

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on June 10, 2014

Maximize Small Spaces: Murphy Bed Design Ideas

There are several terms that refer to this type of bed. Mostly known as a Murphy bed or a wall bed, this is an awesome feature for small bedrooms.They let you save space without compromising on comfort. Also, there’s a lot more flexibility and the room can be a relaxing oasis at night and an...

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Million Dollar House Ideas – What Makes A House Expensive These Days

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on May 21, 2014

Million Dollar House Ideas – What Makes A House Expensive These Days

A house becomes expensive and luxurious when it has certain elements that put it over the top. You may have seen one or two such spaces, perhaps at some point you were curious to see how celebrities live and most likely you were impressed. But what is it that makes a house special? Is it...

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A Guide to Identifying Your Home Décor Style

Posted in Best Of, Design And Concept | by Brittney Smart, on May 20, 2014

A Guide to Identifying Your Home Décor Style

Many of us peruse home décor books, magazines, websites, and blogs and like much of what we see there…but when it comes to decorating our own homes, we aren’t sure which way to turn. How to Find Your Home Décor Style Look at your wardrobe One quick way to get an idea of your own...

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21 Ingenious Ways to Hide The Mess And The Eyesores In Your Home

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on May 16, 2014

21 Ingenious Ways to Hide The Mess And The Eyesores In Your Home

Don’t want to display your cords, switches or your pet’s bowls where everyone can see them? Then hide then away. Traditional storage spaces usually mean that you’ll have a rather unpractical décor so we propose a few different ideas you might like. Be creative and hide all these things and more in plain sight. Hide...

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15 Ways To Refresh Your Home On A Budget Using Paint

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on May 6, 2014

15 Ways To Refresh Your Home On A Budget Using Paint

A little bit of paint can go a long way and there so many ways in which you can use it around the house it’s hard to even choose. Lucky for you, we already went through tons of ideas and we chose only the most interesting ones. So if you’re curious how paint can change...

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35 Budget DIY Party Decorations You’ll Love This Summer

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on May 2, 2014

35 Budget DIY Party Decorations You’ll Love This Summer

What better way to enjoy the summer and the sun than with a party? So get ready. Start working on the decorations and make sure everything is just perfect. And if you really want the party to be special then you’ll have to pun in a little more effort. We have some DIY party decoration...

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How To Creatively Use Chalkboard Paint Around The House

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on April 23, 2014

How To Creatively Use Chalkboard Paint Around The House

Blackboards or chalkboard walls are very versatile and can be used functionally but also for decorative purposes. You can integrate them in every room of the house even take them outdoors. Use them for writing messages on, notes, recipes, grocery lists, draw something beautiful on them or let the kids doodle and have fun with...

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Vintage Door Knobs And How To Give Them A New Purpose

Posted in Best Of | by Alexandra Belgun, on April 18, 2014

Vintage Door Knobs And How To Give Them A New Purpose

It’s been a while since I haven’t seen people who have door knobs in their homes or apartments. To be honest, I really like them and since I was a child I wondered how they functioned. Now their time has passed. Let’s say you still use door knobs, what would you do in this case?...

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12 Air-Purifying Houseplants To Decorate Your Home With

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on April 18, 2014

12 Air-Purifying Houseplants To Decorate Your Home With

Plants are very often used in interior décor and we tend to think that’s only due to their beauty and to the fact that they’re green and so they make the space feel more fresh. But there’s another reason why plants were brought indoors in the first place: so they can purify the air.The air...

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Explore Unique And Unconventional Designs Inspired By Origami

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on March 25, 2014

Explore Unique And Unconventional Designs Inspired By Origami

The inspiration for a beautiful piece of furniture can come from anywhere and some things provide inspiration for more than just one piece.For example, there’s a multitude of furniture pieces which have been inspired by the art of origami. Let’s take a look at them. This is the Origami chair and it was designed by...

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Bring Up Baby In Style From Day One – 30 Lovely Girl Nursery Room Design Ideas

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on March 24, 2014

Bring Up Baby In Style From Day One – 30 Lovely Girl Nursery Room Design Ideas

As promised, we’ve gathered a bunch of ideas and examples for baby girl nursery rooms. Let’s say you have a baby girl. Don’t instantly jump to pink as the main color, although it’s a very valid and nice choice. Explore the options and think in steps. Be creative and, more importantly, have fun. If you’re...

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A Room-by-Room Guide On Incorporating The Latest Décor Trends

Posted in Best Of | by Stefan Gheorghe, on March 13, 2014

A Room-by-Room Guide On Incorporating The Latest Décor Trends

There are so many home décor trends at any given time; 2014 is no exception. Sometimes it’s hard to know which trends are for you, or which trends would work where. Here is a room-by-room guide to help you figure out which of this year’s home decorating trends you might want to incorporate into your...

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Interior Design Tips & Furniture To Consider When Moving Into A New Home

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on March 11, 2014

Interior Design Tips & Furniture To Consider When Moving Into A New Home

There’s so much to think about before moving into a new home that it’s hard to even figure out where to start. Our advice is to be organized and to start thinking of ideas long before you actually change homes. Look for inspiration, visit stores and ask for opinions. We’ve gathered a few ideas you...

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The Most Beautiful And Creative Designs by Philippe Starck

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on February 24, 2014

The Most Beautiful And Creative Designs by Philippe Starck

Known for his industrial design and his architectural creations, Philippe Starck is a French designer who takes versatility to a whole new level.His work can be seen in European and American Museums such as the Musee National d’Art Moderne, the MOMA, the Brooklyn Museum of the Design Museum in London. The Mama Shelter Hotel in...

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Stylish Ceiling Designs That Can Change The Look Of Your Home

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on February 21, 2014

Stylish Ceiling Designs That Can Change The Look Of Your Home

When redecorating our homes, we often tend to ignore the ceiling design. We usually just paint it white and don’t think twice about any other options. We focus more of the walls and on the floor. But the ceiling is very important and can radically change the whole design in a room. Let’s explore some...

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21 Charming Balconies Featuring A Scandinavian Design

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on February 13, 2014

21 Charming Balconies Featuring A Scandinavian Design

The connection with the outdoors is very important in Scandinavian interior design. This is partially why practically all Nordic houses and apartment have large windows. They let in natural light which is very important in the décor because it makes the room look bright and open and this complements well the minimalism but they also...

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20 Enlightening White-and-Wood Spaces

Posted in Best Of | by Brittney Smart, on February 11, 2014

20 Enlightening White-and-Wood Spaces

There’s something so fresh about a white space, isn’t there? It seems inherently clean, fresh, and spacious. But most white spaces would feel uncomfortably floaty if there was no other element present to ground the space. Wood is an excellent design element to choose for accomplishing this. Because the tones of wood vary so greatly...

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Hammock Floors – Taking Relaxation To A Whole New Level

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on February 3, 2014

Hammock Floors – Taking Relaxation To A Whole New Level

I don’t know about you but I would sure love to have a hammock in my home. I don’t have any outdoor space where I could put one but hammocks can also be installed indoors. In facts, there are all sorts of creative variations. For example, did you know some people have houses where an...

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The 28 Most Unusual And Creative Hotels In The World

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on January 31, 2014

The 28 Most Unusual And Creative Hotels In The World

Choosing a good hotel is an important detail when planning a trip. After all, it’s where you’ll spend the nights and partly the days. But makes a hotel great? Is it the service, the design, the architecture, the atmosphere, the views? It’s a combination of all that. Some hotels are indeed unique and remarkable and...

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The 25 Most Creative And Modern Staircase Designs

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on January 24, 2014

The 25 Most Creative And Modern Staircase Designs

The staircase is an extremely important design element. It’s always an eye-catching feature, whether it has a traditional design or an unusual shape.But we’re not going to talk about the usual staircase designs. We want to show you some wonderful and very interesting and unconventional staircase designs. Wood. Let’s start with this great-looking staircase. It’s...

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20 Smart Micro House Design Ideas That Maximize Space

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on January 23, 2014

20 Smart Micro House Design Ideas That Maximize Space

There seems to be a trend lately in building tiny, micro houses. It’s basically all about finding a way to include as many things and functions into as little space as possible. There are some very inspiring designs out there and we made it our mission to find them. Here’s what we came up with....

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13 Best Tips For Creating An Energy Efficient Home

Posted in Best Of | by Brittney Smart, on January 22, 2014

13 Best Tips For Creating An Energy Efficient Home

There are many benefits to having an energy efficient home, from environmental benefits to financial benefits to safety benefits. Fortunately, no matter what motivates you, there are specific ways you can boost the eco-friendliness of your home and, over the long run, ultimately save you money. Here are 13 ways you can create a more...

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50 Modern Dining Room Designs For The Super Stylish Contemporary Home

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on January 21, 2014

50 Modern Dining Room Designs For The Super Stylish Contemporary Home

Not all homes have a dining room. These days there aren’t so many people and families that like to all sit down and have dinner together each day given the busy schedule and the commodity of dining, let’s say, in front of the living room TV for example. But this doesn’t mean that a dining...

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Bring Interest to Your Bedroom Spaces with Round Bed Styles

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on January 17, 2014

Bring Interest to Your Bedroom Spaces with Round Bed Styles

The round bed design is one of the most interesting bed choices available today. This option is impractical for many, but investing in one will make your bedroom style unique. These are beds that we see in high-end fashion and design, but they just might be a good choice for you too. Of course, there...

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15 Framed Chalkboards – Customizable And Also Functional Accent Details

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on January 14, 2014

15 Framed Chalkboards – Customizable And Also Functional Accent Details

Chalkboard walls or chalkboard surfaces in general are a fun and also functional way of decorating a space. For example, I find the kitchen to be the best place for such a thing. I’ll definitely include a chalkboard wall in my kitchen. It’s great for writing down notes, recipes, grocery lists or messages. But you...

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25 Best Hallway Walls – Make Your Hallways As Beautiful As The Rest Of Your Home

Posted in Best Of | by Brittney Smart, on January 13, 2014

25 Best Hallway Walls – Make Your Hallways As Beautiful As The Rest Of Your Home

All right. You’ve ignored your empty hallway long enough. (Don’t worry, practically everyone does it.) The time has come to make something of that precious space that takes you from Point A to Point B, and back again, every day without asking for anything in return. Wouldn’t you love to turn the space into something...

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50 Most Beautiful Nordic-Style Workspaces

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on January 10, 2014

50 Most Beautiful Nordic-Style Workspaces

The simplicity and cleanliness of Nordic interiors rarely fits an area as well as it fits a work space. That’s because work spaces are meant to be simple.The simpler the décor and the interior design the easier it is to get around and to always find the thing you need. Also, simplicity meant fewer distractions and...

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Top 10 Headquarters Interior Designs Of 2013

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on January 9, 2014

Top 10 Headquarters Interior Designs Of 2013

In 2013 we’ve shown you many beautiful interior designs and I particularly remember some of my favorites. Headquarters are something we focused on and we have quite a collection to be proud of. So we’ve made a top with the ten most interesting headquarters interior which we talked about last year. Here they are: Evernote....

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