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  1. 10 tips for decorating with wood

    When it comes to creating character, some may argue there is no substitute for wood. Real wood is unique, no two pieces identical. For many reasons, wood is one of the main if not preferred materials of artisans. These days many interior designers and homeowners are also looking to wood more than ever as a way to infuse one-of-a-kind or unexpected design elements into a space. Love the look of wood but need some ideas? Here are some top tips.

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  2. Get bright and bold for spring with these tips

    Afraid of color? Now is the time to take the plunge! With the official launch of spring, it's the perfect time of year to infuse bold and bright colors into your space. Don't know where to start? Here are some tips for infusing bright, bold and beautiful colors into nearly any room of your home.

    1. Consider warm colors. Colors that are considered to be "warm" on the color wheel such as red, orange and yellow add an instant, bold pop of color to a space.

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  3. These are the hottest trends in decor right now

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    What's hot? What's current? What's now? When it comes to interior design trends, the answer is some timeless trends as well as a number of new ones. Curious? We've compiled a list and style guide.

    1. Pastel. No longer considered feminine or old fashioned, pastel color palettes are both current and soothing.

    2. Mirrors. Looking for a budget alternative to artwork? Consider mirrors. Hang them in groupings for an impactful look.
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  4. The art of the vignette

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ID:	11145Vignettes help tell the story of your design, and are one of the easiest and most cost-effective ways to change up the look and feel of a room without a significant investment in repainting or new furniture. Vignettes can introduce new colors and textures to a room, and are creative and fun ways for you to highlight some of your favorite pieces.

    While I firmly believe that there is no "wrong" way to style a vignette, we've come up with a few tips ...
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  5. The beauty of black and white

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ID:	11135Black and white are two of the most popular but often overlooked colors. In many instances, people don't consider them colors and simply ignore them.

    When paired together, black and white can be one of the most elegant and neutral color palettes in a designer's toolbox.

    Whether your taste is modern or traditional, a black-and-white palette is versatile and timeless.

    Here are some tips to help get you started.

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  6. Shop your house

    A popular and underused term in interior design is redesign. Instead of purchasing new items, repurpose and reimagine spaces using items that can be found right down the hall. Redesign essentially involves shopping your house. So where do you begin? Here are some tips to help get you started.

    1. Conduct an inventory audit. Often treasures can be found in closets and attics, those items you purchased years ago and forgot you still owned.

    2. Have an action plan. To create ...
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