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Worldly Design: Hand-Crafted with Love, from Ghana by Kim Lewis Designs

Design | Hand-Crafted from Ghana

Travel makes one modest, you see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.  – Gustave Flaubert Over the last 18 months, I have been to Ghana, West Africa three times. It’s safe to say I’ve left half my heart in that country.  The people are so authentic… so beautiful, both inside and out. […]

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How To Choose a Color Scheme

Design | How To Choose a Color Scheme

When it comes to choosing a color scheme in your home, it’s important to learn how to mix colors and fabrics, as well as how to repeat color throughout your rooms. The principles of decorating and using coordinating fabrics and dressmaker details are extremely helpful when deciding which colors will work in your home. So […]

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Before & After: Amy Butler's Family Room Transformation

Design | Amy Butler’s Family Room Transformation

A new year is the perfect time to have a little fun with a quick family room refresh! I’ve been itching to get behind my sewing machine and stitch up some pillows and throws using my new Hapi quilting cottons and linens. This is a tradition for me, I love living with my prints and […]

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Using candles to set the mood | Ty Pennington

Lighting | Using Candles to Set The Mood

Love is in the air this week. And even though I can’t offer any expert relationship or dating advice, I still wanted to spread the love. So today I’m going to set the mood… around your home with candles! Candles are a great way to bring a touch of relaxation and ambiance to your rooms. […]

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Designer Spotlight: Veronica Valencia's Lighting Collection

Design Spotlight | Veronica Valencia’s Lighting Collection

This is Veronica. You may remember her from Extreme, but since the show ended, she’s been doing some pretty incredible things. So today I couldn’t help but share… Most recently, Veronica collaborated with Barn Light Electric – an American lighting company who also helped on a few Extreme builds – to create an exclusive line of pendant lights. And they’re […]

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Worldly Design: Asian Accessories for the Home | Ty Pennington

Spotlight | Asian-Inspired Accents for the Home

Design inspiration from around the world is one of the reasons I love to travel. So this year I think it would be cool to share some of the different styles from across the globe. If you have any you’d like to highlight, don’t forget to let me know in the comments! Since once of […]

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Design Dilemma: Maximizing Empty Kitchen Space by Ty Pennington

Design | Maximizing Empty Kitchen Space

This next design question is a great start to a creative new year. If you need some help maximizing empty space in your kitchen or dining area, keep reading. I am hoping someone can give me a creative idea. I have double ovens. They have died. With 2 kids in college I really can’t afford […]

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