25 Biggest Decorating Mistakes

We've enlisted some of today's hottest interior designers to count down the top 25 decorating mistakes found in American home design.

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23. Ignoring the Foyer

The foyer is a terrific opportunity to make a statement about who you are and what your house is like. A foyer doesn't have to be something grand — any statement is better than none at all. Use paint to add color and hang a beautiful mirror or painting. A mirror is great because it's reflective, creating the illusion of more space. Use the horizontal surfaces to hold mail and keys when you first walk in.

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