How to Decorate Team

About How to Decorate Team

We enjoy spending days interacting with How to Decorate readers. From answering Design Dilemmas to writing How To articles and working with guest designers, our passion is to provide informative and accurate resources to help people solve their design problems.
Aug 26

Feature Friday: Light, Bright Kitchen Makeover

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Kitchen design from Julie Holloway of Milk & Honey Home blog

In our Feature Friday series, we’ll be highlighting the homes of some of our favorite bloggers and designers. We love the way they’ve used our products in their spaces, so we thought we’d bring these bright ideas to you!

This Friday, we are putting the spotlight on the room where many of us spend the most time — the kitchen! Julie Holloway of Milk and Honey Home is a residential and commercial designer who was faced with a kitchen, breakfast nook, and family room renovation in Peachtree Corners, Georgia.

 
Aug 25

Get the Look: Living Room in Jewel Tones

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Jewel toned living room from Ballard Designs Fall 2016 catalog

Every season, we love exploring new color palettes, and for Fall 2016, we were inspired by jewel tones. There’s something about them that just feels so cozy, welcoming, and luxe. And who doesn’t look forward to a little luxury once the colder months come around? Candlelit dinners, fireside chats, cashmere sweaters, and leather boots? Consider us in! And for an evening like that, we think you need to spend it in a room like the jewel toned living room in our Fall 2016 catalog. Get the look below:

 
Aug 24

Decorating Dilemma: Allison’s Awkward Living Room

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Creating a room layout for Allison's awkward living room

Decorating Dilemmas is a weekly column in which our stylists answer your design questions, so you can tackle your home decorating project with complete confidence.

 
Aug 23

Bringing Modern Pieces into Your Home

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Adding a touch of modern to your home

Our philosophy at Ballard Designs is to infuse every room with an eclectic mix of furniture pieces and styles to create a look that’s uniquely yours. That’s why we’re always bringing together antique-inspired pieces with funky accessories, patterns galore, and more and more modern pieces too. Every home should have a little touch of modern; here are our favorite ways to incorporate it:

 
Aug 22

4 Ways to Give Your Storage a Quick Update

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Easy ways to make your storage solutions more stylish

Where would we be without baskets and bins? They help control the clutter by storing your stuff in plain sight while also adding major style with just the right amount of warmth and texture. So whether you’re in desperate need of storage containers or you’ve used the same ones for years, now’s the time for a quick update that will give your space a new look.

 
Aug 17

Decorating Dilemmas: Shawn’s Large Family Room

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Helping Shawn choose the right size orb pendant for her large family room

Decorating Dilemmas is a weekly column in which our stylists answer your design questions, so you can tackle your home decorating project with complete confidence.

 
Aug 16

Quiz: Which Chandelier is Your Spirit Animal?

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Which Chandelier is your spirit animal?

Unique lighting can elevate your room from perfectly pretty to downright gorgeous. It’s that final touch that really makes a space sing and feel complete. But it can be tricky to figure out which style works for you? Take our quiz to find out which chandelier is your spirit animal.