Judges' Tips: Design a Hollywood Home

Renowned interior designers and HGTV hosts Genevieve Gorder, Candice Olson and Vern Yip offer their exclusive design tips from the Design Star set.

Show-Stopping Design

Genevieve Gorder
"What I thought was so brilliant about the use of this particular fireplace wall was the unexpected hot-pink ducks. Not only do they add a beautiful whimsy and a powerful accent color, but they are using the most important space in the room, the vertical." Get the rest of Genevieve's tips from this challenge »

Candice Olson
"The trick to tackling a huge room like this is to divide it up into zones and that’s just what this design trio does so well. There is an area to take in the view; a sprawling wall shelf that doubles as both display and seating; (great for those big LA parties); and a main conversation grouping that floats in front of the fireplace." Get the rest of Candice's tips from this challenge »

Vern Yip
"Beautiful and streamlined furniture selections speak to the simple elegance of this space, and bubble wrap (with a great graphic pattern) hung on the wall demonstrates that a good designer can think outside the box to create art from almost any material." Get the rest of Vern's tips from this challenge »

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