Have you ever wanted to unlock your door with a fingerprint? Control the indoor and outdoor lights with your phone? You can do those things and more with a smart home. We show you how to get a home with connected technology and remote-operated devices that are designed to improve and simplify your life. We sift through the many options, including smart appliances, new apps, and smartphone and tablet innovation, and only bring you those that can make your life better. We give you tips and tricks for navigating the new home technologies and help you with buying decisions.See More
Start with these ideas, then use the versatility of fabric and paper to customize the projects to your home's color and style palette.
Create flair for your home accessories by using trims such as ribbons, appliques, beads, fringes, and buttons.
These purchased slipcovers started as simple canvas, but some clever embellishing turned them into works of art.
It's what's on top that counts in this facelift featuring easy paint projects and stylish yet simple trim ideas.
Buy fabric at cheap prices and craft an easy-to-make pillow, duvet, window treatment, and more.
Take one super-ugly chair and turn it into a treasured piece with this clean, modern look.
This branch pattern is enlarged and angled around a corner to suit the pillow's shape, then sewn with a stem stitch and clusters of beads.
Find step-by-step instructions for these two pretty pillow projects.
Play up the circular motif on the small-circle fabric by cutting large circles in assorted sizes and machine-satin-stitching them to a shower curtain panel.
A memory board can be as large or small as you wish, and can be covered with fabric and ribbons that complement your room's color scheme and style. See the materials list and easy instructions in the link below.