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Convertible Seating for the Dining Room with Mitch Danforth

When it comes to hosting a holiday meal, or any dining experience that draws a large crowd, planning the seating can be daunting. We asked interior designer and educator, Mitch Danforth to give his expert insight on the most common seating conundrums. Mitch’s advice — Begin by embracing that this is a special, out-of-the-ordinary event. […]

Top Tips for Revamping Your Home This Year, From Caroline Harper Knapp of House of Harper

The start of 2018 means out with the old and in with the new … and if that’s a mentality you’re applying to your home this year, we certainly can’t blame you. The beginning of the year not only brings motivation and momentum, but plenty of time spent indoors thanks to chilly weather, which means […]

4 Easy Steps to Creating a Guest Room Worthy of the Good Company

The holiday season is about spending time with friends and family … and if you’ve got loved ones living out-of-town, oftentimes, that means doing it under one roof. If you’re planning to host holiday guests this season and your spare room is looking a little, well, spare, here are a few tried and true tips for […]

Decorating Tips for Newlyweds from Lauryn Evarts of The Skinny Confidential

As the founder of the popular blog, book, and podcast, “The Skinny Confidential,” Lauryn Evarts has built a business around her personal point of view on all things lifestyle … including home decor. So, when Evarts got married in November 2016, she was determined to preserve the “light, feminine” she (and her readers) love, while […]

5 Tips for Perfecting Your Holiday Home Decor from Designer Anne-Marie Barton

For Salt Lake City-based designer Anne-Marie Barton, holiday decorating is about creating a space that conjures fond memories and sets the scene for new ones. “The holidays are the time to enjoy the magic,” she says. “Traditional holiday decor stirs memories and reminds your family that this is the most special time of the year.” […]

How to Hire an Interior Designer

There are lots of reasons to think about hiring an interior designer: Maybe you can’t seem to whittle down 300 shades of blue into the one that’s right for your space. Or you’ve got a looming kitchen renovation and no idea where to start. Or maybe your decor just feels like something is off.  Whatever your […]

How to Create Drama in a Room

The Emmys are around the corner, and if there’s one thing the esteemed awards show reminds us of each year, it’s that a little drama goes a long way … both on screen and off. Like must-see TV, a dramatic moment is one of the best ways to make a room both exciting and memorable. […]