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Unlocking The Cottage at The Ridge

Have you ever wondered how your favorite celebrities live? What they like to do in their spare time? What home means to them and their families – right from the comfort of your couch? Well then, grab a spot in front of the TV and join host Andrea Boehlke as we unlock this stunning property […]

TDN Goes Deeper with Groundbreaking Series on Addiction

The Design Network celebrated the global premiere of Rehabbed on Tuesday, March 9th, a brand new series that dives deeper than ever before into the powerful storytelling that has become TDN’s hallmark. Each episode of Rehabbed tells the story of rehabbing homes and rehabbing lives, focusing on one individual who is in recovery from the […]

Say Hello To Of The Essence Designs!

Hey everyone! Tara here! First, we want to give a BIG thank you to the Design Network for taking the time to get to know us and for their creativity in highlighting our company through Rehabbed! We are forever grateful for the opportunity to share what we do creatively and also for the possibility of […]

Only Have 24 Hours and a Big Idea?

What happens when the big ideas for your home are stunted by lack of motivation, inspiration, and most importantly – time? The Design Network is answering that question with an all-new series Dream Room in a Day where stunning spaces are created in just 24-hours.  This season, St. Louis designer and big-idea enthusiast Amy Studebaker is helping homeowners transform […]

Celebrity House Sitting Unlocked

After months of working from home, sitting at the same dining room table, and drinking the same store-bought coffee day after day, it is easy to feel like your love for home inspiration has run dry. To ease some of that pain, TDN is bringing celebs, joy, and fabulosity back to your screen. After all, […]

We’re Making ‘Red, White, and Blue’ Chic. Here’s how.

Independence Day rings in classic colors of red, white, and blue – pinwheels in the yard, strawberry shortcake in the kitchen, and tri-colored popsicles on the beach. When the firework show is over and the decorations are stored away, how can you incorporate patriotic colors into home design?  Red. Roses are red. . . but […]

Wine & Design Toasts to its 10th Episode

Time stuck at home during quarantine has us all doing things a little differently – and for interior designers, it’s no exception. With clients all across the country and bars on travel, social interaction, or in-person meetings, many have quickly figured out how to shift their entire business to the web to continue crafting fabulous […]

Brush Stroke of Genius: TDN’S All-New Art Series ‘Commissioned’ Coming May 9

The Design Network announced today the brand-new series COMMISSIONED, celebrating the journey of the artist, and the process and technique behind creating a commissioned piece of artwork for the home. The first season of this five-episode series takes place in Seattle, Washington – where the tone of its artists, creating pieces infused with the mystique […]

The Essential Lighting Trends for 2020

This past January, TDN was on the ground for the largest lighting market in the U.S., The Dallas International Lighting Show, to get a firsthand look at the biggest lighting trends for 2020 (and beyond) for our series Design Buzz. It was our first time at the Dallas lighting show, but our seasoned friends at […]

4 Easy Ways to Make Your Home Decor More Eco-Friendly

Ten years ago, eco-friendly home design could still be considered a trend. But today? It’s more of a requisite. As we all try to live more sustainably, how do we decorate in a way that feels personal and beautiful, while also keeping in mind environmental responsibility? Here we’ve rounded up four effective, easy ways to […]

Lighting Buying Guide: How to Choose the Right Lights for Every Spot in Your Home

Lighting is one of the most important design decisions you’ll make for your home on more levels than one. First and foremost, your lighting needs to serve a functional purpose, providing the right amount of illumination for the space it’s in. But practicality aside, lighting is a major design element, too. Light fixtures range from […]

Our Favorite Picks for the Home in Pantone’s 2018 Color of the Year

Each year, the color experts at Pantone choose the hottest hue of the upcoming year; a shade they expect to appear on everything from runways and retail shelves, to accent walls and makeup counters.  This year’s chosen color? Ultra Violet, a pure, blue-tinged purple that Pantone says is sure to bring “spice and brightness” when […]