In a perfect world, we'd close up our suburban ranches in June and head to the coast for the entire summer. But most of us don't have beach houses, so we opt to bring summer flavor to our humble abodes with cool, clever and stylish decor. These 10 ideas will inspire you.
The curb appeal of your house could be the best on the block, but if your guests are greeted by the stench of rotting food when they enter the door, they probably won't come back. Do yourself and your friends a favor: Make your home smell good.
Going shopping on vacation can be tricky. You want some mementos to display in your house to remind you of your trip, but you don't want plastic junk from the beachside surf shop, either. Let us help you bring your vacation home -- the right way.
Decorating requires a steady hand to combine textures, patterns and colors. But imagination goes a long way, too, and few styles rely more on imagination than what we'll call "ethnic-eclectic." How do you combine cultural styles you love?
There are homes where cultural influence happens naturally, in the form of world-travel souvenirs, family heirlooms or a bad antiquing habit. If it doesn't happen naturally, though, creating a "cultural" look can be complicated. Where to start?
Whether you live in the heart of the Midwest or nestled in the Rocky Mountains, going coastal in your decor can help brighten up those cold winter days. Don't be afraid of boats and dinghies; embrace them and bring the beach home.
Whether you decorate big and bold with bunnies and baskets, or you choose to display sweet pastels in a subtle way, we've got something for you. And if you're somewhere in the middle, we've got you covered, too.
Lovely spring-inspired centerpieces and other decorative floral accents can reinvigorate a house long shuttered for the chilly winter months. Check out this gallery for more spring-themed floral decor.
We're pretty certain those silly Christmas sweaters aren't the only tacky things you'll see during the holidays. We've seen plenty of decorations that we could do without, as well. How can you make sure yours are up-to-date?
When the gray days of winter wear on your spirit, it's time to cheer up your home with Valentine's Day decorations! Warm reds, sweet pinks and plenty of glitz and whimsy will get you in the mood for romance.
In the U.S., New Year's Eve often means fireworks, champagne toasts and singing a round of 'Auld Lang Syne' after the countdown. Check out these pictures to find out how people from all around the world celebrate this holiday.
As any gourmet will tell you, people eat with their eyes first. Make sure you're serving that special Valentine's Day entrée on a table that's been decorated for a night of romance. Here are five tablescapes that range from classic to candy-sweet.