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21 Chic Horn Accents from Katie Anderson of Modern Eve

Horn accents are no longer just for the ranch or cabin! This natural material is popping up everywhere and I'm loving the contemporary spin. Whether real or fake, these pointed accessories add interest and depth to any space. Here are some of my favorites: A horn accent table or stool is the... read more

21 Bold Jewel Tones from Katie Anderson of Modern Eve

Emerald may have been the color of choice in 2013, but other gem-inspired jewel tones are also setting some design trends. Bold hues -- such as sapphire, amethyst, citrine and jade -- give even the smallest of spaces a rich, luxurious feel: These bold throw pillows add the perfect amount of drama to... read more

11 Creative Christmas Mantels You Need to Copy

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Does your mantel look a little worse for wear? Dress up your fireplace for the holiday season by re-creating one of these inspiring looks: Our favorite look of the season? This bold setup from At the Picket Fence. Hot pink candles and a sleek art-deco mirror make this read more

23 Pretty Plumes for Your Home from Katie Anderson of Modern Eve

Nature always brings the best inspiration for home décor and; right now feathers are one trend worth trying. You can find gorgeous plumage motifs in a wide array of shapes, sizes and colors – making them extremely versatile. They are a great way to soften a modern modern space, but also work well in a more traditional... read more

24 Simple Stripes for Your Home from Katie Anderson of Modern Eve

Classic, yet clean; a simple, striped pattern has the ability to update any space.  And whether your style is bold, preppy, glam or bohemian, stripes are easy to incorporate into just about any room. Check out my favorite picks right now: Stripes look best in high-contrast. I love these black and white striped accessories.... read more

8 Easy DIY Thanksgiving Place Cards

diy thanksgiving placecardsPhoto: Freut Cake
What's the best way to show off your creative side while keeping your crazy Aunt Susan far, far away from your end of the dinner table? Place cards, of course. Show your guests to their seats this Thanksgiving by making one of these eight easy DIY place cards. Because, trust me -- no one wants... read more

7 Fall Wreaths to Spruce Up Your Space

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Starting to decorate for the holidays? Then there's a good chance you're neglecting one key space in your home -- your front door. Spruce up your entryway for the season with these seven festive wreath ideas: Need more great tips for decorating? Join our community to chat about organizing tricks or click to... read more

5 Holiday Entertaining Tips from The Fashionable Hostess

holiday hostessing tipsPhoto: The Fashionable Hostess
Hosting the holidays can be incredibly rewarding...and incredibly stressful. Not only are you in charge of feeding your family, friends and those hard-to-please in-laws, but you're expected to serve everything up with a smile (when you'd much rather pull your hair out). Luckily, we spoke with The Fashionable Hostess herself, Amanda... read more

Done in a Day: 10 Festive Thanksgiving Mantels

thanksgiving mantelsPhoto: Meadow Lake Road
Get your mantel in shape for Thanksgiving with these ten festive fireplace ideas: White and wood tones make this mantel look super-simple and easy to recreate. Get the Look Not feeling those traditional Thanksgiving colors? Try incorporating bright hues like yellow and blue instead. Get the Look Hang small tags on... read more

6 Genius Ways to Add Flair with Feathers

decorating with feathersPhoto: Fire and Creme Kids
What's a chic, cheap and super-versatile way to decorate your home for fall? By using feathers, of course. Pretty plumes come in dozens of sizes and colors, meaning you now have the perfect excuse to get your craft on this weekend. Plus, none of these six projects require any plucking:   Need more great tips... read more