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  1. Which paint colors create a relaxing space?

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ID:	11299Does seafoam green really evoke feelings of renewal? Can periwinkle blue actually lull you to sleep?

    Interior designers have long thought that paint color can affect our emotions, and color psychology backs up the hunch.

    Here’s a look at the swatches that cultivate a calm and relaxed environment throughout your home.

    Soothing blues

    From iceberg to deep navy, almost any shade of blue can convey a sense of tranquility ...
  2. How can I brighten my home in winter?

    Refreshed decor, comforting paint colors and thoughtful upgrades can add a layer of warmth and sunshine to your winter days. These are a few simple ways to spark joy throughout the next few months – for you and anyone else who steps inside your home.

    Update your kitchen backsplash

    A simple way to rejuvenate the heart of your house? A brand-new kitchen backsplash. The upgrade is both functional and stylistic, injecting personality and depth to one of your home's most highly ...
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  3. 10 tips to get organized

    Clear the clutter! More than ever before, people are opting for minimalism instead of overstuffed and cluttered homes. From items purchased on a vacation to treasured mementos and those that have been gifted, the accumulation of items may be what is standing in the way of you creating a more organized home.

    Closets should be organized and not just used for storage, ditto for kitchen pantry areas and shelving. Bookcases can become organized showcases for home decor.

    Here ...
  4. Try these alternatives to art

    When it comes to creating a full and complete look for your home, wall decor often plays a prominent role. But wall decor doesn't necessarily have to be limited to traditional artwork. When it comes to adding interest to your walls, there are a number of ways to add color, pattern and interest that offer alternatives to traditional artwork.

    Consider black-and-white prints.

    From purchased black-and-white prints to photographs that you may have taken yourself. Black-and-white ...
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  5. Give your upholstery a long life

    A lot of thought, care and creativity goes into picking out and designing your upholstered pieces. It is a labor of love. Once the piece is in your home, you want to be able to enjoy it for many years to come. While disaster can sometimes strike, there are steps to take to extend the life of your beloved furniture.

    IT STARTS WITH THE FABRIC

    While this one might seem a bit obvious, you must pick a fabric that fits your lifestyle and needs. However, knowing something and ...
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  6. 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.

    1. Look for an inspiration or conversation ...
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