Design Experts

Nov 22

Podcast, Episode 3: the Madcap Cottage Guys

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How to Decorate podcast with Jason Nixon & John Loecke, the Madcape Cottage guys

We were so excited to have as our guests on this week’s episode, Jason Nixon and John Loecke, the Madcap Cottage Guys! Their style is on point, and their love for color and pattern is infectious. We picked their brain about combining furniture styles harmoniously, their upcoming travel plans, why they love decorating with the color green, and their pack of adorable rescue dogs.

 
Nov 18

10 Ways to Decorate with Plaid

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Decorate with Suzanne Kasler's plaid

There’s simply nothing more festive than classic red and green during the holidays, so you can imagine why we go crazy for Suzanne Kasler’s plaid fabrics this time of year. We’re sharing 10 ways we’ve used this holiday favorite over the years.

 
Nov 4

Feature Friday: House Beautiful’s October 2016 Issue

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KOTY House Beautiful

Design by Matthew Quinn; Produced by Samantha Emmerling; Photography by Trevor Tondro

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!

Who doesn’t love a gorgeous kitchen? For the past eight years, House Beautiful has prepared irresistible spreads featuring home kitchens artfully crafted by notable interior designers. 2016 celebrates the ninth annual Kitchen of the Year by showcasing a home in Atlanta, Georgia.

 
Oct 20

Book Review: Bunny Williams’ A House By the Sea

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Bunny Williams' book A House by the Sea

In her newest book, celebrated interior designer Bunny Williams gives us a tour of her island home in the Dominican Republic. Introduced to the tropical paradise by close friend and renowned designer, Oscar de la Renta, Bunny and her husband, antiques collector and dealer John Rosselli, instantly fell in love with the island and its people. After many visits, they decided to custom design and build their own home in Punta Cana. They named it La Colina.

 
Oct 10

Celebrating the Holidays in Style with Bunny Williams

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Bunny Williams new furniture collection for Ballard Designs

Anyone who knows designer Bunny Williams knows she’s a consummate and gracious entertainer. She knows all the key ingredients to ensuring her guests have a good time. Lucky for us, she’s sharing her lifelong love for thoughtful details and timeless style with us. This holiday, she’s adding to her fabulously unique collections of decorative accessories and tabletop, plus she’s introducing a limited edition dining collection, designed especially for you and Ballard Designs. We spoke to Bunny about her new holiday collection and what she most looks forward to during the holidays.

 
Oct 7

4 Ways to Use Bunny Williams’ Upholstered Screen

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Bunny Williams' upholstered screen in a cozy, family room

We love Bunny Williams’ collected style, so we’re always looking for ways to bring that perfectly layered look into our homes. Her new Nailhead Folding Screen makes it easy to add art, pattern, and purpose to an empty corner or space. We’re showing you four ways we’ve used this upholstered screen that comes in more than 200 colors!

 
Oct 3

Wishing for a White Christmas with Suzanne Kasler

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Suzanne Kasler's tips for decorating your home for the holidays

For designer Suzanne Kasler, a white Christmas is always in style. This year, she brightens her signature color with Czech-inspired crystal trees, shimmering silver reindeers and mini Flocked Frasier Firs decked out in her festive ball ornaments. We got together to talk with Suzanne about her holiday collection and how to add festive touches to every room.