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Not just for beach houses and boys' rooms, decorating with blue can be original and urbane. Take a look at these beautiful blue rooms b...
Not just for trim, painting with black can be a smart, stylish choice for an entire wall. See how five designers use the paint color to...
Refresh your home with green, the most spirited and eco-chic color of the color wheel. These green designer rooms show you how.
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Kids' favorite party treat — cake balls — get a monstrous makeover for your Halloween get-together. Just the right size for...
Crowd-pleasing fingerling potatoes, wild rice and creme fraiche combine to create a spooky Halloween snack that looks as though it coul...
There's no such thing as too much chocolate — especially at Halloween. Turn your favorite candy into decadent, chunky cookies wit...
From wedding receptions to baby showers to birthday parties, photo booths are all the rage. Skip the expensive rental booth and create ...
Tassel garlands are a huge party trend. It's easy to make your own with some tissue paper or sparkling mylar, scissors and string.
Give inexpensive white dinner plates a high-end, custom look with a stenciled design and ceramic paint. Not only is this project great ...
Study up on some creative ideas for hosting a graduation party.
Stay organized and keep track of all your to-dos when planning your next event with our complete party planning checklist.
Follow these simple rules for success to make a homemade cake.
Paper flowers fashioned from old book pages, newspaper or brown Kraft paper are a frugal alternative to store-bought ribbons and bows. ...
Delightful for a party or even for a lazy Saturday brunch, this no-booze spin on a classic cocktail is fun to make and a tasty mix of f...
The entertaining experts at HGTV.com share free printable party flag banner templates.
A good frozen colada recipe is a must, and this non-alcoholic mango version couldn't be easier to make.
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Use metallic ceiling tiles to create an attention-grabbing backsplash in the kitchen.
Learn how to transform a dull dresser into a showpiece.
Step-by-step instructions show you how you can use stencils and paint to spruce up a tile backsplash.
Why make holes in the wall when you can hang photos and art this way?
Restore firm footing outside your door with these step-by-step instructions.
Transform an ordinary entrance into an elegant archway with these step-by-step instructions.
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Get the latest window treatment ideas and curtain updates -- without breaking your budget -- from Alice Fakier, an HGTV Design Star fin...
Alice Fakier, an HGTV Design Star finalist, shows an easy way to customize store-bought curtains.
Flirty toppers soften a window without blocking the light or a view. Get step-by-step instructions here.
Spruce up those windows to make your kitchen more attractive with six easy-to-do ideas.
With the help of fusible webbing tape and hot glue, this simplified Roman shade requires minimal sewing.
Alice Fakier, an HGTV Design Star finalist, shows how to make a roller shade -- no sewing necessary.
A wood window valance adds dimension to your room by topping off a window or sliding-glass door.
From setting a budget to the finishing touches, follow these seven steps from decorating pros to create the perfect window treatments f...
Add softness to a window cornice with long drapery panels held in place by metal clips. Here are step-by-step instructions for both win...
Transform your windows for the season with these simple upholstered cornices.
Learn how to make a window treatment with fabric, a carpet tube, toilet floats, and a dryer vent.
A bishop's sleeve fabric treatment softens and stands up to a tall window.
Learn about the advantages of installing window coverings.
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Give a thrifted vintage bedside table or nightstand the shabby chic look of a French antique with inexpensive milk paint and a few easy...
Turn an old wooden box into a rustic caddy for your bath and body essentials, or stock it full of travel toiletries for overnight guest...
Bring a fashionable touch to your window treatments by keeping them held back with repurposed leather belts.
Turn basic, ready-made drapery panels into a custom, designer-inspired shower curtain with a few craft supplies.
What’s old is chic again. Follow these step-by-instructions for achieving a distressed look on furniture.
Make these simple tissue pom-poms to dress up a spring tablescape or hang them from a chandelier for a vibrant look.
Easily refinish a dated or worn dining room table to give it a fresh look.
Re-create trendy pieces for a whole lot less with these budget-friendly projects from one crafty blogger featured in HGTV Magazine.
Add rustic style to a bathroom by repurposing wooden shipping pallets as an open storage solution to house toiletries and other essenti...
This printable wall mural makes a bold statement without the need for paint or wallpaper, perfect for apartments and dorm rooms where t...
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Turn a plain wall into an on-trend feature wall with your favorite designer fabric. This old "Army wife" trick can be completed in just...
Not sure how to make a small space multifunctional? City-dwellers Sarah Raskin and John Kerl turned their bonus room into a guest bedro...
There's a science to painting furniture. Follow these 8 simple steps for adding color to your furniture with some paint.
Learn the basics of the color wheel, types of color schemes and color dimensions.
Stuck with a small living room? Turn it into a family room, lounge, dining room and office with these multipurpose decorating ideas.
Make a difference in your design with money-saving tips and budget decorating ideas from Design on a Dime's Kelly Edwards.
Tricks of the trade to help you get top dollar when selling your home.
Designed to Sell designer Lisa LaPorta shares some of her best home staging tips.
You don't have to live with outdated wood panel walls. Get painting techniques for a dramatic makeover.
Check out these chic-on-the-cheap decorating tips.
Learn the feng shui dos and don'ts for each room of your home.
Your home can be beautiful and pet-friendly, too, with these pointers from design experts.
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Get the most out of your linen closet with these organizing tips.
Your home office can be the most difficult room to keep clean. Follow these 10 simple tips to help declutter your space.
Is your home office sharing space with the family or living room? Professional organizer Vicki Norris gives tips to help you organize y...
Make quick and easy work of it with these 9 tips.
Learn how to remove smudges, smears and fingermarks from your walls with these expert tips.
Look for these potentially expensive flaws when buying a house.
A Mission: Organization expert offers advice for getting a bedroom in order.
Get the most out of your money with these handy home-buying tips.
Use these seven tips for bathroom organization to make the most of your bathroom, regardless of its size.
Check out these tips for whipping your teen's bedroom into shape with a plan that addresses both work and play.
Space-saving strategies and inexpensive storage can help you "think outside the closet" when tackling linen closet organization.
Create an enviable storage system with these helpful tips.
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No need to toss that old lamp. Follow these easy steps for rewiring a light, making it good as new.
Innovative yet simple, this wine rack is made from reclaimed lumber and wooden dowels.
Upcycle old books by turning them into a one-of-a-kind lamp.
Add color, texture and flair to any living space with the simple addition of pillows.
Follow these step-by-step instructions on getting the weight distribution right when hanging a large, heavy mirror.
Kathy McCleary gets advice from decorating experts on choosing the perfect area rug to complement your home.
Try these tips for dressing up dining-room chairs for parties or just for kicks.
Bargain-hunting pros share their expertise on the customary way to do business at a yard sale.
Strategies and tips for building an indoor tabletop fountain.
Discover everything you need to know before buying carpet.
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