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Room of the Week: A Not-Too-Serious Playroom with a Seriously Amazing Accent Wall

Kids rooms can be tough. You can’t help but consider their design with a countdown clock in mind: i.e. how long until my kid grows out […]

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Want a Room Makeover? Philly-Based Design Show The Weekender Is Casting

Own a home in the Philly area? Need some serious design help? The folks at Bucks County-based East Coast Creative are looking for local participants for […]

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5 Need-to-Know Tips for Mastering Indoor Succulents and Cacti

I do not have the best track record with plants. I’m a serial overwater-er, and as such I’ve had many a plant wither under my […]

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7 Ways to Add Gorgeous Pops of Color to a Room

Goodbye, greige! Move beyond muted rooms with a few well-placed pops of color that instantly transform mundane spaces into cheery masterpieces. Here, we take some […]

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Room of the Week: This Is the Two-Story Indoor Fire Pit of Your Dreams

My biggest home-buying regret is that I had “fireplace” on my nice-to-have list instead of my need-to-have list. This is my way of saying that […]

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6 Upcoming DIY Decor Workshops You Don’t Want to Miss

As a homeowner (or even a creative and savvy renter), there’s nothing more satisfying than successfully completing a DIY project in your home. Every time […]

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5 Ways to Transform Your Living Room with Almost No Effort

If it’s on your 2017 to-do list to rethink, well, every square inch of your home’s decor, don’t panic. You don’t have to throw everything away and start […]

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The Best Shops for Furniture and Home Accessories

Our furniture and decor scene is as varied as the homes lining our streets. There’s a bit of mid-century modern, some industrial, lots of antiques, and enough […]

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Monday Obsession: Fornasetti Candles (Or: The Case For Buying a $175 Candle)

It took most people a while to wrap their heads around the $60 candle (Diptyque, preferably the Baies scent). Sixty dollars? For a candle?! But then we smelled it […]

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There’s a New Furniture Store In Manayunk Called Rowhouse

For those who thought Manayunk was a black hole of bars and tipsy twentysomethings, we have signs of (retail) hope. First, there’s Nicole Miller, which has […]

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5 Hilariously Snarky Design Blogs That Will Make You Feel Better About Your Plain, Normal House

There’s a very specific sort of hate-reading that has nothing to do with checking out your sworn enemy’s Facebook statuses or scrolling through the site of a blogger […]

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Happy Birthday, Charles Eames

You probably know the Eames chair. But there was more to Charles and Ray Eames than that. This TED talk, given by Charles and Ray’s […]

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Is This the Tackiest Decor in Montgomery County?

Taste: there’s no accounting for it, they say. They also say it’s all subjective. But there are certain identifying characteristics of tacky, are there not? […]

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Home Design Trends 2014: Navy Blue Rooms

Design blogger Mark D. Sikes was asked by House Beautiful what he thought a 2014 home design trend would be, and he said, “Navy blue […]

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Valley Forge Flowers To Open 7,000-Square-Foot Addition, The Barn

Just over two years after sizing up to a new space, Valley Forge Flowers will be expanding yet again. Once we get past this deep-freeze, the […]