home design

3 Ways to Style a Fresh, Clean Dining Space

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Zen experts would agree that bright, white light streaming into a space infuses it with vitality and energy. This fresh, clean dining space—with its full set of windows from corner to corner and a wash of white on the walls and ceiling—is the perfect example of how a room is instantly brightened up through... read more

A Simple Tabletop Hurricane Light DIY

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Ambient hurricane lights are not only the perfect styling piece, they're also one of the easiest DIY's we've ever done at nousDECOR. Just a few battery-powered LED string lights and glass containers can create such an enchanting result—maybe that's part of their magic? Here's our simple step-by-step process to make a glowing tabletop addition.  read more

5 Simple Tricks for an Instant Bathroom Refresh

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by Mark Cutler, Chief Designer at nousDECOR

A lot of people can be intimidated by the idea of making changes to their bathroom, as it can seem like an expensive and daunting task. I find these five ideas—which anyone could easily achieve in as little as a... read more

10 Kitchen Nooks That Make Us Want to Brunch All Day (And Their Best Elements)

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It’s official: we are hooked on nooks. What is it about them that gives them their charm? Is it their coziness? Their simplicity? Their associations with waking up and carving out a happy little place to enjoy the sunshine and get ready for the day? We at nousDECOR think it’s all of the... read more

Room Envy: A Spooktacular Eclectic Living Room That is Beyond Chic

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If you love Halloween that much, or you have a slightly macabre sense of humor slash design sense, this San Francisco living room, designed by Jay Jeffers is something out of an incredibly stylish nightmare for you. Focusing on shades of gray, vintage art and accents of black and brass, the room... read more

Debates Over Details: Losing It Over Ties, Furniture and Focal Points

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When you get a wedding invite, what’s the first thought that passes through your mind? What am I going to wear?! You know it. And then, of course, you find yourself rushing to find that perfect outfit (dress, shoes, purse, jewelry), um, months later and just days before the event. Plenty of time. You only... read more

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