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Shop Like a Decorator for Your Bedroom

February 27, 2018

Ever wonder what designers and decorators look for when outfitting their own bedrooms? Jessica McCarthy, creative director at Decorist, shares her shopping list and top tips. Skyline Furniture Tufted Wingback Bed I always opt for a bed frame that doesn’t require a box spring—it’s one less piece to deal with, so it simplifies everything. I…

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5 Things Every Entryway Needs

February 20, 2018

If first impressions count, then your home’s entryway should make a good one. (Ideally it works hard for you, too.) Need help setting up yours? Jessica McCarthy, creative director at Decorist®, shares five must-haves for a warm, well-organized welcome.  A chic (and functional) console: Safavieh Winifred Console  Your keys, dog leashes and mail need a…

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3 Steps To A Festive Christmas Table

November 19, 2017

For a dining table that draws double-takes from guests—and double taps on social—follow these easy styling guidelines. 1. Choose seasonal colors and motifs. Vibrant reds and greens and holiday motifs, like poinsettias, give a table a cheery Christmasy vibe. 2. Sprinkle in some sparkle. Table linens with a little shimmer help set a celebratory mood….

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5 Tech Gadgets That Make Entertaining Easier

November 13, 2017

Tracking all the moving parts of your party (Is the ham cooked? Are the napkins out?) and actually interacting with guests can feel like a magic act…until now. With some clever voice-activated, app-enabled smart home tech, you can simplify entertaining and be the wine-sipping, guest-schmoozing, worry-free host who enjoys her own party. 1. Amazon Echo…

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