home design

Set Sail in Style With This Seaworthy Nautical Decor

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With the newest season of Dancing With the Stars beginning tonight at 8 p.m., we'll admit we're just a little too excited for this year's contestants to hit the high seas. Prep for the premiere (and add some serious seaworthy style to your home) with these 14 nautical decor finds. See the complete... read more

Equine-Inspired Decor Under $200

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Saddle up, for it’s time to kick your interior style into high gear with these 12 pieces of equestrian-inspired elements under $200. See the complete story here. More Must-Clicks: 8 Easy Ways to Add Color to Your Home 5 Renovations That Up Your Home's Value (and 5 That Don't)... read more

WIN IT: BEHR Splash of Color Sweepstakes

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Does your dining room feel drab? Is your living space lacking style? Now, you can revive any room in your home because The Nest and Behr are giving away $300 in BEHR Premium Plus Ultra® Interior Paint & Primer in One to three lucky Nesties. To enter, all you have to do is become a... read more

Done in a Day: 9 Inspiring Fall Mantels

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Last week, we showed you how to add some cool fall-touches to your centerpieces, but what about that neglected space you call a mantel? Give your fireplace a much-needed makeover by taking a cue from these inspiring displays: Check out our community here to talk holiday plans with other Nesties! More... read more

Get the Look: 11 Cozy Living Rooms

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Sure, aesthetic is important. But what's the point in a well-designed living room if it isn't sink-into-your-couch cozy? Here are 11 of our favorite living spaces that make us want to settle in with a book and a bottle of wine (or two). More Must-Clicks: DIY How-To: Transform Your Room with... read more

You’ll Never Believe How Much This Papa Bear Chair Costs

Hans Wegner papa bear chairPhoto: PP Møbler
For the price of a kitchen renovation, you can instead buy a single chair. And no, we're not kidding. Made famous by Danish designer Hans Wegner in the 1950s, the "Papa Bear Chair" pictured above costs a hefty $20,000. While it's chump change to some, it's just plain obnoxious to us. For home-owners with an,... read more

Rustic Inspiration: 11 Sliding Barn Door Designs

barn door decoratingPhoto: The Nest
Sliding barn doors are popping up everywhere lately -- from bathrooms and kitchens to even the occasional entryway. The real reason we love 'em? You'll never have to listen to a slammed door again. Need more great tips for entertaining? Join our community to chat about organizing tricks or click to our read more

10 Surprisingly Chic Leopard Print Home Accessories

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Love leopard (but hate its tacky reputation?). Here are ten ways to add some safari to your space without going overboard: Leopard Pillow in Marine (both sides shown), $104 Animal Patch Serving Tray from Wayfair, $28 Ralph Lauren Natasha Leopard Frame, starting at $595 Handpainted Leopard Wine Glass, read more

Line We Love: Emily + Meritt for PBteen

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What happens when high-end fashion meets everyday decor? The chicest home finds you'll see this season; thanks to the new Emily & Meritt Collection for PBteen. If you recognize the name, that's because the 37-piece vintage-inspired collection is the brainchild of fashion designers Emily Current and Meritt Elliott (of Current/Elliott fame). Shop the... read more

Buzz From The Boards: Decorating Your Mantel

living room mantlePhoto: David Land / The Nest

Can't figure out what to do with your mantel? Here are five common design dilemmas and how to solve them:

1. Problem: The bottom of your T.V. is too close to the top of your mantel.

Solution: “Use low bowls filled with faux fruit like lemons, peaches or grapes.” -- Sue-n-Kevin

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