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Browse hundreds of decorating photos and discover fresh ideas for your home. From kitchens to bedrooms, living rooms to bathrooms, you'll find inspiration for every room in your home. Find ideas by style, from traditional to modern, cottage to eclectic.

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Personalize a Pillow

Put your personalized stamp on a plain pillow with this easy monogramming technique starring paint.

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Weekend Projects

Give your home unbeatable character in just one weekend. These home projects offer quick, impactful solutions to fill your indoor and outdoor spaces with style and function. Whether you seek easy landscaping plans, curb appeal projects, or budget decorating ideas, these hand-picked updates are designed to bring out your inner weekend warrior.

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Top Flea Markets

Put on your walking shoes and stop in at America's premier marketplaces -- you'll find country primitives, midcentury modern furniture, vintage fashions, upcycled treasures, and more. Here are a few insider tips for wending your way through each market.

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Deck Decorating & Styling Tricks

Make your deck as comfortable and stylish as an indoor living room. These tricks show you how.

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French Twist

Bring a touch of France to your home. These rooms show you the colors, motifs, and styles that bring a French twist to decorating.

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    • Clever Closet Office

      Give a home office a soft touch by filling it with pretty storage containers and your favorite colors. A spare closet was fit with lighting, shelves, and a desktop to create a highly useful work area. Notice how the room's red toile wallpaper was continued into the closet.

    • All-White Elegance

      Though all-white interiors are not everyone's cup of tea, rooms without color can communicate a sense of elegance and serenity. White in this space is interrupted only by an occasional plant or expanse of wood, and seems cool, calm, and collected.

    • French Country Prints

      Salvaged treasures from secondhand stores are placed with care within a variety of unlikely furniture neighbors. Fabrics of red checks, toile, mini-florals, stripes, and animal patterns work to create an unstructured mix of pattern.

    • The Flavor of French

      Mixing things up is one way to get a look that's all you. Here, the owner combined French furniture and accessories with a color palette that is neutral and subdued. It all adds up to the look of stylish serenity with a mod to fabulous French elegance.

    • Truly Traditional

      Vibrant wall color is the perfect foil for a display of blue-and-white transferware. Blue mohair seating and pillows made from antique French toile give the main seating area a real punch of color and interest. At the window, draperies are topped with swags and rosettes.

    • French Country Sitting Room

      A love of European country antiques is reflected in this room that includes elements of both Country French and English Country. Paneled walls were painted white to bring a more casual feel to the space, and the mix of antiques gives it a classic lived-in look.

    • Three Crows for Roosters

      Measured use of collectibles, especially those that follow a motif, gives a kitchen personality. This space shows off roosters on ceramics, an iron pot rack, and in the colorful fabric used on the window valance. A high shelf over the cabinets offers another display ledge.

    • Open With Care

      How can you show off a kitchen without closing it off? Opening the walls is a great answer. The fluted columns enclose this kitchen space while arched openings let the cook be a part of family and guest interaction in the adjoining room.

    • French Country Flavor

      Replacing a standard doorway between the kitchen and family room with an 8-foot-wide archway makes the two rooms feel like one open space. Upholstery fabrics in the family room tie the look to the kitchen. The fabrics were chosen to be tough enough to withstand daily use.

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      Memory Board Office

      Though tiny memory boards can be found ready-made, this large 54 x 48-inch version was custom created for this elegant showhouse space.

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      Cherry and Granite Glow

      The hardworking island is 9-1/2 feet long and features a two-level speckled-granite countertop. The upper-level serving and eating bar is higher to accommodate bar stools, while the lower level includes the kitchen's main sink.

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      Banquette-Backed Island

      While island seating is a popular kitchen amenity, this island includes a furniture-look banquette for extra seating at a pedestal table. The banquette's middle-of-the-room location leaves clear routes to adjacent areas.

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      Country French Decorating Ideas

      European elegance lives harmoniously with homespun comforts in the pretty and popular country French decorating style.
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