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Christmas Gifts Centerpiece
Wrap up small packages for a fun centerpiece for your Christmas table.

Christmas Poinsettia Centerpiece
Beautiful poinsettias in a decorative soup tureen or bowl create an elegant and easy Christmas centerpiece. Learn how to put together this decoration.

Christmas Candlestick Centerpiece
Gather together your prettiest candle holders and create a simple, elegant centerpiece for your Christmas table.

Christmas Wreath Centerpiece
Use a traditional green wreath of pine boughs to create a simple Christmas centerpiece.

Christmas Balls in a Bowl Centerpiece
Using a pretty bowl and glistening Christmas tree balls, you can put together a simple, colorful, and effective centerpiece. We'll tell you how.

Fast and Easy Holiday Centerpieces
You'll find some good ideas for fast and easy Christmas and holiday centerpieces in this article from About.com.

Storing Holiday Decorations
Getting out the holiday decorations and deciding where to put them might seem like an easy task. But when it comes time to put everything away, you may feel daunted. How should you organize them? Should you throw some things away? How will you keep the decorations from breaking? This article will give you some good ideas on storing holiday decorations so that they're ready to use next year.

Storing Holiday Decorations
Getting out the holiday decorations and deciding where to put them might seem like an easy task. But when it comes time to put everything away, you may feel daunted. How should you organize them? Should you throw some things away? How will you keep the decorations from breaking? This article will give you some good ideas on storing holiday decorations so that they're ready to use next year. Page 2.

Christmas Tree Skirts
Whether you need to cover up an unsightly tree stand or want to create a total picture with your Christmas tree, a Christmas tree skirt can serve as a special finishing touch for your tree. Get great ideas here about using and making a Christmas tree skirt that will really add a lot to your tree.

Christmas Tree Skirts
Whether you need to cover up an unsightly tree stand or want to create a total picture with your Christmas tree, a Christmas tree skirt can serve as a special finishing touch for your tree. Get great ideas here about using and making a Christmas tree skirt that will really add a lot to your tree. Page 2.

Cheap or Free Christmas Ornaments You Can Make Yourself
Decorating a tree on a small budget doesn't mean it will be sparse or boring. Use your creativity to come up with ideas that will reflect your interests and personal style. For example, take ordinary objects and turn them into customized Christmas tree decorations, like these ideas from your Guide to Interior Decorating.

More Christmas Ornaments You Can Make Yourself
Decorating a tree on a small budget doesn't mean it will be sparse or boring. Use your creativity to come up with ideas that will reflect your interests and personal style. For example, take ordinary objects and turn them into customized Christmas tree decorations, like these ideas from your Guide to Interior Decorating. Page 2.

Cheap Centerpieces - 5 Cheap Centerpieces for the Holidays
You don't have to spend a lot of money to have a pretty and festive centerpiece. Check out these 5 cheap centerpieces for the holidays.

Christmas Decorating- Gearing Up for Holiday Guests
If you're expecting Christmas guests or for another holiday, you'll find some helpful information in these articles from About.com.

Plan a Memorable Christmas Party
Would you like to entertain this year but don't want to give

Plan a Memorable Christmas Party
Would you like to entertain this year but don't want to give

Tips on Planning the Perfect Christmas
Plan ahead, get things organized, and enjoy!

Christmas Gifts- Keep Your Christmas Gift Shopping Simple
Shopping for Christmas gifts is not the most fun when you're feeling overwhelmed with everything going on for the holidays. When temperatures outside cool down, tempers tend to rise. Get some ideas here on how to find wonderful gifts that everyone will love, while avoiding the crowds.

Keep Your Christmas Shopping Simple
When temperatures outside cool down, tempers tend to rise with the stress of holiday shopping. Get some ideas here on how to find wonderful gifts that everyone will love, while avoiding the crowds. Page 2.

How to Choose the Perfect Christmas Tree
Christmas Tree Tips! Want to know more about choosing a Christmas tree? Use these tips and ideas for measuring, buying, and bringing home a pretty holiday tree. Page 2.

Christmas Centerpiece of Beaded Fruit
Use elegant beaded artificial fruit to create this interesting arrangement for your Christmas table.

Christmas Candle Forest Centerpiece
Three pillar candles, holiday greens, and fluffy snow combine in this tabletop

Christmas Centerpiece of Ornaments on Candlesticks
Collect all the candle holders you have in your home and create this amusing and impressive Christmas centerpiece.

Christmas Centerpieces You Can Make Yourself
Use this page as your guide to many simple and beautiful arrangements to put on your holiday table.

Christmas Collectible Centerpiece
Showcase one beautiful Christmas figurine on your holiday table. Whether it's a family heirloom or new purchase, this will be the focus of your Christmas table.

Tips for Choosing the Perfect Christmas Tree
Christmas Tree Tips! Want to get some great help on choosing and preparing a Christmas tree? Use these tips and ideas for measuring, buying, and bringing home a pretty holiday tree.

Christmas Decorating Ideas - Quick and Easy Christmas Decorating Ideas
Decorating for the holidays doesn't have to be expensive or complicated. Check out these quick, easy, and inexpensive Christmas decorating ideas.

Christmas Decorating Tips
Decorating my home for Christmas is one of my favorite things to do. Find some good ideas for creating a beautiful holiday home.

Christmas Themes with Food, Cookies, and Candy
For a charming Christmas decorating theme, go into the kitchen.

More Great Themes for Christmas Decorating
Ready to break out a mold and do something different for your Chrismas decorations? The sky's the limit!

Easy Ways to Make Your Home More Welcoming for Holiday Guests
You might not have days to get your home looking like new for your holiday guests. But that doesn't mean that you can't have guests over to celebrate. By making some simple fix-ups, your home will be welcoming without major changes.

Get Organized for the Holidays
Follow this list of things to do and you'll be ready for the holidays ahead if time. And even you will be able to enjoy this special time.

Countdown to Christmas
No one really waits 'til the first week of December to start planning for Christmas. It takes weeks to plan decorations, make wreaths and garlands, collect gifts, and get in the holiday spirit. Use our planning tips to get everything done by the big day!

Countdown to Christmas
No one really waits til the first week of December to start planning for Christmas. It takes weeks to plan decorations, make wreaths and garlands, collect gifts, and get in the holiday spirit. Use our planning tips to get everything done by the big day! Page 2.

Countdown to Christmas
No one really waits 'til the first week of December to start planning for Christmas. It takes weeks to plan decorations, make wreaths and garlands, collect gifts, and get in the holiday spirit. Use our planning tips to get everything done by the big day! Page 3.

Countdown to Christmas
No one really waits 'til the first week of December to start planning for Christmas. It takes weeks to plan decorations, make wreaths and garlands, collect gifts, and get in the holiday spirit. Use our planning tips to get everything done by the big day! Page 4.

Countdown to Christmas
No one really waits 'til the first week of December to start planning for Christmas. It takes weeks to plan decorations, make wreaths and garlands, collect gifts, and get in the holiday spirit. Use our planning tips to get everything done by the big day! Page 5.

Christmas Window Decorations - Spruce Up Your Home's Exterior with Christmas Window Decorations
When decorating your home this holiday season take some time to think about the windows. Windows have a huge impact on the outside of a home and they deserve just as much attention as any other area.

Decorating with Candles – Decorating with Candles for the Holidays
Candles add warmth and ambiance anywhere they're used, and decorating with candles is a great way to bring a festive mood to any space during the holiday season. Here are a few ways to decorate with candles.

Outdoor Christmas Decor - Spruce Up Your Home for the Holidays with Outdoor Christmas Decor
Whether you have a large outdoor space or just a simple front door, there are plenty of things you can do to spruce up your space. Check out these outdoor Christmas decorating ideas and get cracking. The holiday season will be over before you know it.

Christmas Mantels - Decorating Ideas for Christmas Mantels
Mantels are a natural focal point and during the holidays they take centre stage. When decorating Christmas mantels remember to keep the regular rules of mantel decorating in mind. Just switch out your everyday items for festive ones.

Use Color to Fool the Eye
Few people are offered the perfect room to decorate or to live in. Read how using color can fool the eye and help to create a more interesting space.

More Ways to Fool the Eye With Color
Few people are offered the perfect room to decorate or to live in. Read how using color can fool the eye and create a more interesting space. Page 2.

Christmas Decor- Decorating Projects and Ideas for Christmas Decor
Use our decorating index as your one-stop spot to find all About.com's pages of Christmas decor, craft projects, centerpieces, Christmas tree tips, and more.

Easy Ways to Add the Christmas Spirit to Your Home
If you're like most people, you don't have much time left at the end of a busy day to do anything extra. But at this time of year, you want to do something to make your home look festive and special for the Christmas holiday. You'll find some ideas here for quick and simple ways to add a festive look to your home without spending a lot of time or money.

Easy Ways to Add the Christmas Spirit to Your Home
If you're like most people, you don't have much time left at the end of a busy day to do anything extra. But at this time of year, you want to do something to make your home look festive and special for the Christmas holiday. You'll find some ideas here for quick and simple ways to add a festive look to your home without spending a lot of time or money. Page 2.

Easy Ways to Add the Christmas Spirit to Your Home
If you're like most people, you don't have much time left at the end of a busy day to do anything extra. But at this time of year, you want to do something to make your home look festive and special for the Christmas holiday. You'll find some ideas here for quick and simple ways to add a festive look to your home without spending a lot of time or money. Page 3.

Christmas Themes with Snow, Santas, Angels, and Colors
We've put together a list of decorating themes for Christmas, based on angels, wonderful snow, and traditional and contemporary color combinations. Choose your favorite.

Color Schemes for Christmas Decorating
Unless you love an old-fashioned Christmas with everything collected together on the table or tree, you might like to think about decorating around a color scheme. With Christmas decorations that compliment your home's decor, the decorations will fit in and give a unified look.

Choose a Color Scheme for Your Christmas Decorations
If you're having trouble coming up with a color scheme, here are some places to look for Christmas color inspiration:. Page 2.

Color Schemes for Christmas Decorating
Unless you love an old-fashioned Christmas with everything collected together on the table or tree, you might like to think about decorating around a color scheme. With Christmas decorations that compliment your home's decor, the decorations will fit in and give a unified look. Page 3.

Christmas Decorating You Can Do Yourself
If you're feeling creative, are on a tight budget, or just love to do things yourself, you'll love the ideas here. Make all sorts of Christmas decorations with our guide to a do-it-yourself Christmas.

Christmas Decorating and Idea Pages
Do you love to decorate your home, your bedroom, your tree, your living room, your dining room, and your front entry for Christmas? If you're looking for holiday inspiration, you've come to the right place.

Principles of Design for Christmas Decorating
Using tried and true decorating principles, your Christmas decorating will be wonderful. We've put together a list of articles that will help you create a beautiful holiday home.

Decorate Your Stairway for the Holidays
If your home has a stairway, you know how beautiful it can look with some decorations. Here are some ideas for dramatic decorations for the holidays.

Set a Beautiful Christmas Table
Whether you're dining with family or a group of friends, a beautiful Christmas table really sets the mood for a wonderful evening. See our resources for tableware, napkin folding, silver polishing, holiday centerpieces, and more.

Christmas Themes with Crafts, Cabins, Toys, and Sports
Bring charming decorations into your home based on special family interests or favorite places.

Color Trends- See Color Trends for 2008
Debbie Zimmer, paint and color expert with The Rohm and Haas Paint Quality Institute, offers her ideas for color in 2008.

Boys’ Rooms
Decorate your little boy's room just for him and he'll love it for years. Read about what's essential for a comfy and homey boy's room.

Cabinet Hardware- Choose Beautiful Cabinet Hardware to Dress Up Your Cabinets
Today, looking for cabinet hardware is lots of fun -- a little like picking out jewelry for an outfit. Cabinet hardware gives a finishing touch to cabinets and drawers, and can add a spark of color and style as well

Household Linens- How to Care for Bed Pillows
Bed pillows are very personal items. Some people like firm. Some like squishy. Whatever you like, take care of it and it will give you years of relaxing pleasure.

Bath Linens- How to Care for Towels and Other Bath Linens
Soft, absorbent towels and other bath linens give a luxurious feel to even the smallest, most modest bathroom. Learn how to care for towels to keep them soft for years.

Decorate for Summer- Cool Down With a Ceiling Fan
Ceiling fans are a terrific way to keep rooms cool without air conditioning. Plus, they'll help save energy and lower your cooling costs. Before you go out to buy a ceiling fan, read our tips.

Color in Decor- Color Trends 2007
Debbie Zimmer of the Rohm and Haas Paint Quality Institute presents the color trends for 2007. They'll be found on the fashion runway and in designer homes.

Improving Your Sleep Environment
This article by contributing author, Dr. Amy Wolfson, tells how to achieve optimum sleeping conditions in your home.

Private Retreat- Create Your Own Private Retreat in Your Home
If your life seems hectic and out of control, why not create a private retreat where you can go to unwind, read, and take sanctuary from outside intrusions? Without adding on to your house, you'll be able to find a special spot that is yours alone. You'll be pleasantly surprised how easy it is to escape to a private retreat at home.

Private Retreat- Create Your Own Private Retreat in Your Home
If your life seems hectic and out of control, why not create a private retreat where you can go to unwind, read, and take sanctuary from outside intrusions? Without adding on to your house, you'll be able to find a special spot that is yours alone. You'll be pleasantly surprised how easy it is to escape. Page 2.

Private Retreat- Create Your Own Private Retreat in Your Home
If your life seems hectic and out of control, why not create a private retreat where you can go to unwind, read, and take sanctuary from outside intrusions? Without adding on to your house, you'll be able to find a special spot that is yours alone. You'll be pleasantly surprised how easy it is to escape. Page 3.

Private Retreat- Create Your Own Private Retreat in Your Home
If your life seems hectic and out of control, why not create a private retreat where you can go to unwind, read, and take sanctuary from outside intrusions? Without adding on to your house, you'll be able to find a special spot that is yours alone. You'll be pleasantly surprised how easy it is to escape. Page 4.

About.com's Guide to Decorating Bedrooms
Decorating a bedroom is a wonderful way to create a personal expression of your tastes, likes, dislikes and moods. Find links to everything you'll need to know to create a personal space in your bedroom.

About.com's Guide to Decorating Bedrooms
Decorating a bedroom is a wonderful way to create a personal expression of your tastes, likes, dislikes and moods. Find links to everything you'll need to know to create a personal space in your bedroom. Page 2.

About.com's Guide to Decorating Bedrooms
Decorating a bedroom is a wonderful way to create a personal expression of your tastes, likes, dislikes and moods. Find links to everything you'll need to know to create a personal space in your bedroom. Page 3.

About.com's Guide to Decorating Bedrooms
Decorating a bedroom is a wonderful way to create a personal expression of your tastes, likes, dislikes and moods. Find links to everything you'll need to know to create a personal space in your bedroom. Page 4.

Bedroom Lighting - All About Bedroom Lighting
Like with most rooms, bedrooms benefit from having a few different types of lighting. Lamps, overhead fixtures and even sconces can be part of your bedroom lighting scheme.

Buying a Bed - Tips for Buying a Bed
Buying a bed is often a big investment, so think long and hard about what you want before you make a decision. Is your style formal or causal? Contemporary or traditional? Do you prefer wood, metal, leather or fabric? Make sure to do a lot of comparison-shopping before making a final decision.

Decorate a Baby's Room on a Budget
Who would imagine that such a small new member of a family could cost so much? Find ways to furnish your new baby's room without spending the family savings.

Decorate a Baby's Room on a Budget
Creating a room for a baby is just one of the many joys of parenthood. There are ways to be sensible and furnish a beautiful baby room on a small budget. Page 2.

Bathroom Design Central
Remodeling or redecorating a bathroom can pay off right from the start. Your home will be more comfortable and you'll add value to the property. Read our articles on bathroom remodeling, renovation, and rejuvenation.

Unique Bathtubs- Update Your Bathroom with a Special and Unique Bathtub
It's amazing how many special and unique bathtubs there are on the market. If you're anything like me, you love to soak in a bathtub, even if it's only once in a while. A shower just doesn't do it. Read about specialty bathtubs and unique bathtubs that are on the market.

Green Decorating- A Serene Bedroom Using Green Decorating Techniques
It's easy to use green decorating elements to create a serenely green bedroom. Learn how to decorate

Side Tables- Put Together a Round Side Table from Ready-to-Cover
A great solution for a custom bedside table is a plywood table base with a top. Even better is when you can find storage shelves under the cover. Read about a custom round table which is easy to assemble.

Why Redecorate? We've Got Some Ideas
If you think you need a reason to decorate your home, we've got 10. One of them might work for you. Page 2.

Should You Be the Project Coordinator for Your Home Decorating?
Lots of people like to do work around the house themselves, and that includes painting, furniture upholstery, and installing curtains. If that sounds like you, then you can probably handle coordinating the decorating projects in your home.

Do You Need to Hire a Professional Interior Designer?
Do you know next to nothing about Interior Decorating? Then you might need an Interior Designer or Decorator to help you coordinate your project and make design changes. Read some other reasons why you might want to call in the pros.

Using Art in Decorating
An empty wall or table just cries for attention. These are great places to display art. Find out from the sources here some great ways to use art in interior decorating.

Elements of Asian Style Decorating
Simple and minimalist decorating in the Asian style is very popular. Read about more of the elements of Asian style decorating.

Fall Wreath- Fall Wreath With Mums
Get simple instructions on how to make this beautiful and versatile fall wreath for your door or tabletop.

Fall Wreath- Decorate Your Home With a Fall Wreath
There's no time like the fall to bring the colors of the season into your home with a beautiful fall wreath. Warm summer days have passed and you want to warm up the inside. Use the beautiful colors of fall leaves, pumpkins, dried stalks of corn or wheat to decorate your home.

The Appeal of Contemporary Art Tapestries
Godfrey Bazalgette writes on a number of subjects related to art andhistory. This article studies the current appeal of contemporary tapestries for home interiors.

Fast Fixes for Your Home
Does your home have hideous outdated features like bad lighting, horrid carpet, or garish window treatments? Then it’s time to banish any throwbacks from the 1960s, 70s, and 80s and brush up on some cost-conscious solutions that overcome some of the worst features of outdated rooms.

Use What You Have- Balanced Decorating Tips from Lauri Ward
Lauri Ward, author of

Balanced Decorating
Lauri Ward, author of

Get Organized With a Decorating File
It's a great help to get things together when you're working on a decorating project. Have everything in one place to help make things go more smoothly, coordinate colors and patterns, and keep pictures of rooms you love.

Get Organized With a Decorating File
It's a great help to get things together when you're working on a decorating project. Have everything in one place to help make things go more smoothly, coordinate colors and patterns, and keep pictures of rooms you love. Page 2.

Get Organized With a Decorating File
It's a great help to get things together when you're working on a decorating project. Have everything in one place to help make things go more smoothly, coordinate colors and patterns, and keep pictures of rooms you love. Page 3.

Decorating Makeovers- Decorating Makeover Projects You Can Do in One Day or Less
You don't have to do a whole decorating makeover to see a change in your home. There are a number of things you can do in an hour or a day that can really make a difference.

Don't Sabotage Your Decorating Project Before You Start
There's really no one way to start a decorating project. You can get the bug by looking at a magazine or seeing a beautiful fabric in a store. But don't move ahead without a plan. If you avoid the things noted here, you're bound to have a satisfying time and end up with a coordinated new space.

Decorating and Fashion- 8 Simple Fashion Rules for Decorating
You probably already know some of these basic fashion rules, but did you know you could apply these same rules to decorating your home? Find out more with these 8 simple fashion rules for home interiors.

Simple Fashion Rules for Decorating
You probably already know some of these basic fashion rules, but did you know you could apply these same rules to decorating your home? Find out more with these 8 simple fashion rules for home interiors. Page 2.

Finishing Touches- Perk Up a Room With Finishing Touches
If you've been decorating a room but just don't think it's done, you probably need to add some finishing touches. Our tips on adding finishing touches to your decorating project might just be the answer to

More Finishing Touches to Perk Up a Room
If you've been decorating a room but just don't think it's done, you probably need to add some finishing touches. Our tips on adding finishing touches to your decorating project might just be the answer to

Create a Room You'll Love
If you surround yourself with colors, sounds, and images you love, you'll feel comfortable and safe in your home.

Why Redecorate? We've Got Some Ideas
If you think you need a reason to decorate your home, we've got 10. One of them might work for you.

Kera Ritter
Kera Ritter is a real estate investor and former reporter for The Philadelphia Inquirer. She has been a staff writer for The Plain Dealer in Cleveland and The Boston Globe and is currently a freelance home and garden writer.

Scented Candles- Scented Candles and Scents for the Home Introduced by Designer Barbara Barry
Renowned furniture, fabric, and designer, lifestyle guide, and California designer Barbara Barry has introduced a line of scented candles and other products for the home. Read about her new line to add ambiance to the home.

Home Fragrance- Add Unseen Beauty to Your Home with Subtle Home Fragrance
Are you wondering how to choose the right home fragrance to give your space an atmosphere that you long for? Read about the psychology of scent and how to choose the right home fragrance.

Bed Skirts- Tips for Buying Bed Skirts
A bed skirt can add color and pattern to a bedroom. Read about what to look for when you're ready to buy a bed skirt for your room.

High Tech Bedding- Electric Blankets, Mattress Pads, and Throws
With energy prices rising, it's important to find ways to keep warm and save money. Read about how to use new technology to do both.

Christmas Tree Decorating - Color Ideas for Christmas Tree Decorating
There are a few different theories when it comes to color in Christmas tree decorating. You can either choose a color theme and stick to it or go completely wild and use every color you can come up with. Here's are some tips and ideas that will help with both.

Christmas Decorating - Christmas Decorating for Entryways
Since the entryway is the first area of your home that people see it's important to make it attractive and welcoming. During the holiday season that means adding a few decorations without adding clutter. Check out these Christmas decorating ideas for entryways.

Christmas Decorating - Christmas Decorating for the Bedroom
When you think about Christmas decorating you probably think about the living room, dining room, entryway, front porch and maybe even the kitchen. This holiday season why not add a little holiday cheer to your bedroom? There are some simple ways to do it without adding clutter or making it look tacky. Here are a few of them.

Christmas Decorating - Christmas Decorating Ideas for Powder Rooms
Since powder rooms are tiny and often used by guests they're a great place to make a big impact. If you're lucky enough to have one of these rooms make the most of it and use it as a place to showoff. When it comes to Christmas decorating give the powder room as much thought as any other room in the house and add a little holiday cheer.

His and Hers Decorating Do's and Don'ts
When it comes to decorating men and women can have very different tastes. Really, any two people can have very different tastes. So if you live with someone else and you need to blend your styles check out these his and hers decorating do's and don'ts.

How Much Do You Know About Decorating?
Check out our decorating quizzes and see how much you know about color, furniture, molding, and window treatments.

Pink Decor - Ideas for Decorating with Pink Decor
Pink has always been thought of as a traditionally feminine color, but the truth is that pink can actually be very versatile. It has the power to calm and relax as well as excite and vitalize. From blush to raspberry to coral to fuchsia, no matter what mood you want to create, there's a way to do it with pink.

Buying Furniture - When to Save and When to Splurge
You don't have to spend a fortune to have a stylish space. Check out some of these furniture buying tips that will help you decide when to save and when to splurge.

Decorate a Room - Decorate a Room Efficiently by Following These Rules
Sometimes you can know exactly how you want a room to look but you don't really know how to make it happen. If you're going to decorate a room yourself and don't know where to start check out these tips for making over a room as quickly and systematically as possible.

Pet Friendly Home - Tips for a Pet Friendly Home
Your furry friends may be a part of the family but it doesn't have to look that way. Check out these tips for creating an attractive and clean yet pet friendly home.

Create a Room - How to Create a Room That Works
When you're starting from scratch, creating a room that is comfortable, efficient and stylish can seem overwhelming. There are a lot of things to consider and a lot of

Decorating Budget - Stretch Your Decorating Budget
Decorating a home is expensive, there's no doubt about it. And if you've just bought a home you've probably found that you don't have as much money left over to decorate as you would like. So here are a few ways to stretch your decorating budget so you can have a home that looks like a million bucks.

How to Hide a TV
Televisions are ugly. When they're not turned on they're just big expanses of black that become ugly focal points in out rooms. But all is not lost; there are ways to minimize the visual impact they have. Check out the following tips and learn how to hide a TV so you barely notice it's there.

Decorating in Black and White
The use of white and black in decorating can create a stunning and dramatic decor. Find out how to best take advantage of the combination of these two simple colors to maximize your decorating statement.

Formal Style- Decorate Your Home in the Formal Style
If you love the look of elegant European hotels or historic buildings, you might want to learn more about decorating in the formal style.

Formal Style- Decorate Your Home in the Formal Style
If you love the look of elegant European hotels or historic buildings, you might want to learn more about decorating in the formal style. Page 2.

Belgian Style Decorating - Decorating a Room in the Belgian Style
Learn the elements and characteristics of Belgian style decorating.

How to Shop for Furniture
If you're in the market for a new sofa or a bookshelf for your living room, you'll find our tips on furniture shopping helpful.

How to Shop for Furniture
If you're in the market for a new sofa or a bookshelf for your living room, you'll find our tips on furniture shopping helpful. Page 2.

Living Room Basics
Whether you live in a cozy apartment or rambling suburban home, a cottage by the sea or a lodge in the mountains, your living room creates a lasting impression for all who enter.

Classic Furniture - 5 Classic Furniture Pieces Worth Investing In
5 classic furniture pieces that will never go out of style

Decorating Lamp Shades - Easy Ideas for Decorating Lamp Shades
Want to add a little pizzazz to your plain lampshades? Here are a few easy ways for decorating lamp shades.

Decorating Room by Room
At these sites you'll find information on arranging furniture, adding lighting, using themes, do-it-yourself projects, choosing and installing wallpaper, room design, and floor plans, as well as storage, decorating ideas, and furniture sources for every room in your home.

Decorating Your Own Home- Do You Have What It Takes?
Find some great articles on decorating, including quizzes, style guides, and resources for online help. With our guidance, anyone can succeed!

Kitchen Storage Solutions - Simple Kitchen Storage Solutions for Your Home
Proper storage and organization are musts for functional kitchens. Check out these kitchen storage solutions to help keep your space organized.

Kitchen Decorating Ideas - How to Update a Kitchen
There are a lot of ways to update a kitchen without doing a total renovation. Check out some of these ideas for kitchen updates.

Decorating with Flea Market Finds - Makeover a Chest of Drawers
7 ways to makeover a chest of drawers

Fabric Wall - Create Drama with a Fabric Wall
A fabric wall is a luxurious alternative to a wall covered in paint or wallpaper. Not only does it add a touch of softness and drama, it can help muffle sounds. But covering a wall in fabric isn't the easiest of jobs. Rather than doing this tricky job on your own it's best to hire a professional. Check out these tips and FAQs before starting.

Top 10 Trend-Setting Color Schemes for 2006
Look to fashion and home products for the latest in trendy hues and color combinations for your home décor.

Bathroom Lighting Ideas - Important and Practical Bathroom Lighting Ideas
Besides the kitchen the most important room in the house to have proper lighting is the bathroom. Check out these bathroom lighting ideas for ensuring proper light in this small but important room.

Powder Room Essentials - Everything You Need to Accessorize Your Powder Room
The powder room is usually the smallest room in the house so avoid over-accessorizing. Make sure you have the essentials and try not to add too much else.

Decorating with Green - Advice on Decorating with Green
There are few colors as fresh and rejuvenating as green. Green is the color of rebirth, renewal, and growth. It's soothing, energetic and peaceful. For these reasons and more, decorating with green remains popular with designers, decorators and homeowners.

Decorating with Red - Tips for Decorating with Red
Due to it's dramatic glamour and bold energy, decorating with red takes a certain amount of courage and confidence. But when done correctly, rooms decorated with red can be warm, inviting, and sophisticated.

Decorating with Black - Decorating with Black Home Decor
When it comes to interior decorating black has gotten a bad rap. People tend to think decorating with black is dark and depressing. But this isn't the case. The reality is that at least a little bit of black is essential in every room.

Luxury Bathroom - Decorating a Luxury Bathroom
Luxury bathrooms have become one of the hottest trends in home décor in the last few years. Now more than ever bathrooms are becoming spa-like retreats where people go to unwind and relax after a hard day. To make your bathroom a luxurious retreat that will make you feel like royalty, check out some of these tips and ideas.

Remodeling a Bathroom or Powder Room
Remodeling a bathroom is a project that will increase the value of your home and provide hours of comfort and hours of pleasure. This article tells different aspects of the project and how to approach costs, contractors, permits, and challenges.

Remodeling a Bathroom or Powder Room
Remodeling a bathroom is a project that will increase the value of your home and provide comfort and hours of pleasure. This article tells different aspects of the project and how to approach costs, contractors, permits, and challenges. Page 2.

Remodeling a Bathroom or Powder Room
Remodeling a bathroom is a project that will increase the value of your home and provide comfort and hours of pleasure. This article tells different aspects of the project and how to approach costs, contractors, permits, and challenges. Page 3.

Remodeling a Bathroom or Powder Room
Remodeling a bathroom is a project that will increase the value of your home and provide comfort and hours of pleasure. This article tells different aspects of the project and how to approach costs, contractors, permits, and challenges. Page 4.

Remodeling a Bathroom or Powder Room
Remodeling a bathroom is a project that will increase the value of your home and provide comfort and hours of pleasure. This article tells different aspects of the project and how to approach costs, contractors, permits, and challenges. Page 5.

Mantle Decorating for Fall
Add a dramatic touch to your fireplace mantle with these ideas from About.com.

Fall Centerpiece- Fall Centerpiece with Planted Mums
When fresh flowers are hard to find or you want a decoration that will last through the season, consider using live plants for your fall centerpiece. This arrangement of live plants, with regular care, can adorn your coffee table, mantle, or buffet all through the fall.

Decorating Projects for Back to School
When your kids go back to school, do you wonder how you'll spend your free time? You'll get lots of ideas for decorating and home projects from our guide for Back to School.

Fall Centerpieces- Use One Bowl for Lots of Great Fall Centerpieces
Creating a fall centerpiece for your home might seem difficult, to say the least. Having a single container to use can make the process of putting together a fall centerpiece less challenging.

Fall Centerpiece- Create a Fall Centerpiece With a Platter of Nature's Harvest
A trip to the garden, orchard, or grocery store will provide all the ingredients you'll need to make this delicious looking fall centerpiece using fruits and vegetables.

Natural Fabric - Natural Fabric Glossary
Natural fabric glossary of term. Interior Decorating.

Bathroom Organizing Ideas
As one of the busiest rooms in the house, the bathroom can easily become disorganized and messy. Learn how to control clutter with these bathroom organizing ideas.

Bathroom Storage Ideas - Attractive and Smart Bathroom Storage Ideas
The bathroom is one of the smallest rooms in the house. Help make the most of this tiny space by incorporating smart bathroom storage ideas.

Fall Decorations - Fall Decorations from Nature
Fall decorations found in the great outdoors are all you need to dress up your home for autumn.

Place Cards - Easy Fall Place Cards
Add a personal touch to your table with these quick and easy ideas for fall place cards.

Cheap Fall Decorating Ideas
Decorating for the seasons can be expensive, but with these cheap fall decorating ideas you'll be able to give your home seasonal flair without breaking the bank.

Fall Centerpieces- Fall and Thanksgiving Centerpieces You Can Make Yourself
With one great bowl, Nature's harvest from the grocery store, and a bit of time and creativity, you can put together wonderful fall centerpieces that will last from the first days of fall through Thanksgiving.

Get Ready to Make Your Own Fall Decorations
As the cool fall approaches, it's time to take down the summer decorations and make room for pumpkins, raffia wreaths, and colored leaves. We have some good ideas for decorating your home for fall.

Fall Window and Door Decorations
Welcome the season and your guests with easy do-it-yourself decorations for your windows and doors.

Summer Decorating - 12 Easy Summer Decorating Ideas
Get your home ready for the warm weather with these ideas and tips for easy summer decorating.

Fall Decorating - Warm Up Your Home with Simple Ideas for Fall Decorating
Simple ideas for fall decorating

Planning a Party Outside - Tips for Planning a Party in the Great Outdoors
Tips and ideas for planning a party in the great outdoors.

Fall Decorating Ideas - Sophisticated Fall Decorating Ideas
Check out these fall decorating ideas that will add sophistication to your displays and centerpieces.

Outdoor Room - Decorating an Outdoor Room
The first rule of decorating an outdoor room is to treat it the same way you would an indoor room. Use styles of furniture, fabrics and accessories as you would inside, just tailor them so they suit the outdoors. Here are a few tips.

Buying Patterns - Tips for Buying Patterns for Your Home
Once you've figured out what kinds of patterns you like and what you think will suit your home it's time to go shopping. Here are some tips for buying patterns you'll be happy with.

How to Mix Patterns - How to Mix Patterns in Home Decor
Many people get intimidated and confused when it comes to mixing patterns and using more than one in the same room. But there's ne need to be. Coordinating and mixing patterns is actually quite easy.

Decorating Bookshelves - Decorating Bookshelves to Create a Focal Point
Don't just fill your bookshelves with a bunch of books. Use them as an opportunity to make a great looking focal point for you room. Accessorize them, arrange them, personalize them, and have fun with them. Decorating bookshelves in a thoughtful way will ensure they won't just be functional, they'll look great too!

Adding Color to Your Home - Decorating with Yellow
Despite its popularity, yellow can be a bit tricky to work with. Read on to learn some tips and tricks for decorating with yellow.

Create a Beautiful Front Door with These Front Door Decorating Ideas
Create a warm welcome with a beautiful and stylish front door.

Flea Market Decorating - Attractive and Fun Flea Market Decorating
Add charm and unique personality to your home with flea market decorating.

Decorating Tips - Decorating Tips for Mixing High and Low Items
Decorating tips that will help you learn how to mix expensive items with cheap ones for a well-balanced room.

Home Decor Trends - How to Mix Home Decor Trends with Classics
How to Mix Home Decor Trends with Classic Items

Decorating with Orange - Tips and Suggestions for Decorating with Orange
There's no better way to add a vibrant burst of energy to your interior space than with orange, but decorating with orange isn't always easy. Check out these tips and suggestions for decorating with this bold and sunny color.

Decorating with Books - Five Ideas for Decorating with Books
If you're the kind of person who loves to collect books you may find at some point they fill up your bookshelves and start to spill over into other areas. For some of us it seems as though books begin to take over our entire homes. But don't worry, there are many ways of decorating with books that make them fit right in and look great in your space, no matter how many you have.

Branches and Birds
Branches and birds wall decal. Interior Decorating.

Joy Tree Wall Decal
Joy tree wall decal. Interior Decorating. Page 2.

Sheep Decal
Sheep wall decal. Interior Decorating. Page 3.

Birdcage Wall Decals
Birdcage Wall Decals. Interior Decorating. Page 4.

Blossoming Tree Wall Decal
Blossoming Tree Wall Decal. Interior Decorating. Page 5.

Sophisticated Decals
Sophisticated tree wall decals. Interior Decorating. Page 6.

The Organized Laundry Room
Keep your laundry room organized.

The Fresh Laundry Room
Paint your laundry room a fresh color. Page 2.

The White Laundry Room
The white laundry room. Interior Decorating. Page 3.

Rivertown Laundry Room
Have fun with paint in the laundry room. Page 4.

Jane Ellison laundry room
A country style laundry room. Interior Decorating. Page 5.

Painted Cupboard
Painted Cupboard. Interior Decorating. Page 10.

Family Room
Family Room. Interior Decorating. Page 11.

Family Room Detail
Family Room Detail. Interior Decorating. Page 12.

Master Bedroom
Master Bedroom. Interior Decorating. Page 13.

Girl's Room
Girl's Room. Interior Decorating. Page 14.

Boy's Room
Boy's Room. Interior Decorating. Page 15.

Powder Room
Powder Room. Interior Decorating. Page 16.

Architectural Details
Architectural Details. Interior Decorating. Page 5.

Living Room
Living Room. Interior Decorating. Page 6.

Living Room Bookcase
Living Room Bookcase. Interior Decorating. Page 7.

Dining Room
Dining Room. Interior Decorating. Page 8.

Dining Room Sideboard
Dining Room Sideboard. Interior Decorating. Page 9.

Kitchen
A florida house gets an invigorating makeover after a devastating hurricane. Take this house tour to see what was done to this gorgeous seaside retreat. Page 4.

Master Bedroom
A florida house gets an invigorating makeover after a devastating hurricane. Take this house tour to see what was done to this gorgeous seaside retreat. Page 5.

Master Bathroom
A florida house gets an invigorating makeover after a devastating hurricane. Take this house tour to see what was done to this gorgeous seaside retreat. Page 6.

Deck
A florida house gets an invigorating makeover after a devastating hurricane. Take this house tour to see what was done to this gorgeous seaside retreat. Page 7.

House Exterior
House Exterior. Interior Decorating.

Kitchen
Kitchen design from South Shore Decorating. Page 2.

Table Setting
Table Setting. Interior Decorating. Page 3.

Eating Area
Eating Area. Interior Decorating. Page 4.

Front Entrance
A florida house gets an invigorating makeover after a devastating hurricane. Take this house tour to see what was done to this gorgeous seaside retreat.

Great Room
A florida house gets an invigorating makeover after a devastating hurricane. Take this house tour to see what was done to this gorgeous seaside retreat. Page 2.

Dining Room
A florida house gets an invigorating makeover after a devastating hurricane. Take this house tour to see what was done to this gorgeous seaside retreat. Page 3.

Tea Party Flowers
The perfect tea party floral display.

Pink Tea Party Flowers
Pink Tea Party Flowers. Interior Decorating. Page 2.

Carnation Centerpiece
A beautiful carnation centerpiece. Page 3.

Hanging Flowers
Hanging flowers in tin cans. Interior Decorating. Page 4.

Roses and Hydrangeas
Roses and Hydrangeas. Interior Decorating. Page 5.

DIY Gentleman's Valet
DIY Gentleman's Valet by Kristan Cunningham

DIY Gentleman's Valet
DIY Gentleman's Valet. Interior Decorating. Page 2.

DIY Gentleman's Valet
DIY Gentleman's Valet. Interior Decorating. Page 3.

DIY Gentleman's Valet
DIY Gentleman's Valet. Interior Decorating. Page 4.

DIY Gentleman's Valet
DIY Gentleman's Valet. Interior Decorating. Page 5.

DIY Gentleman's Valet
DIY Gentleman's Valet. Interior Decorating. Page 6.

No Sew - No Sew Sink Project
No sew sink project by Kristan Cunningham

No Sew - No Sew Sink Project
Measure and cut fabric. Interior Decorating. Page 2.

No Sew - No Sew Sink Project
Bond and iron fabric. Interior Decorating. Page 3.

No Sew - No Sew Sink Projects
Make inverted pleats. Interior Decorating. Page 4.

No Sew - No Sew SInk Projects
Punch holes in the fabric. Interior Decorating. Page 5.

No Sew - No Sew Sink Project
Attach grommets to fabric. Interior Decorating. Page 6.

No Sew - No Sew Sink Project
Determine placement of hooks. Interior Decorating. Page 7.

No Sew - No Sew Sink Project
Apply wire hooks. Interior Decorating. Page 8.

No Sew - New Sew Sink Project
Hang the fabric. Interior Decorating. Page 9.

Photo Wall - Family History Photo Wall by Kristan Cunningham
Designers and stylists are always talking about how great art gallery-style wall displays look. But finding enough great art to fill a wall can be costly. So interior designer and former HGTV host Kristan Cunningham has come up with a great way to use what you've already got to create a stylish and meaningful photo wall.

Kristan Cunningham - Kristan Cunninham's Family History Photo Wall
A family history photo wall by designer Kristan Cunningham. Page 2.

Arrange a photo Wall - Arrange a Photo Wall on the Floor
Arrange a photo wall on the floor before starting to hang items. Page 3.

Clean the Wall and Prepare the Photos
Clean the wall and prepare the photos. Page 4.

Adjust and hang the photos
Adjust and hang the photos. Interior Decorating. Page 5.

Interior Decorating Question on Concrete Floors
If you have questions about Interior Decorating, or just have an interest in home decor, you'll want to take a look at these frequently asked design questions.

Interior Decorating Design News
Updates and news about interior decorating and design, trends, and forecasts, from About's Guide to Interior Decorating.

Dorm Room Decorating Ideas Contest


What Do You Want To Clean?
What do you want to clean? Browse this list of links to get help with home cleaning dilemmas.

What Do You Want To Make?
What do you want to make? Browse this list of links to get ideas for lots of fun home projects.

What Do You Want To Organize?
What do you want to organize? Browse this list of links with tips to help you get organized.

What Do You Want To Learn?
What do you want to learn? Browse these links with ideas to help you learn more about home decorating.

What Do You Want To Plan?
What do you want to plan? Browse these links with ideas to help you plan home decorating projects.

What Do You Want To Install?
What do you want to install? Browse these links with instructions for installation of tile, flooring, and more for home decorating projects.

Christmas 2000 Project and Idea Pages
Christmas Project Photo and Idea Pages showcase some terrific holiday ideas. Find out how to choose the perfect Christmas tree. Get holiday ornament ideas and tree decorating inspiration. See easy centerpieces and gorgeous tablesettings. Happy Holidays!

Color Trends for 2002
Curious about Color Trends for 2002? See what the Color Marketing Group has planned for the hot colors that will cover furniture, fabrics, appliances, paints, and more.

More about Color Trends for 2002
Find out what the Color Marketing Group Forecasts as the color trends for 2002.

List of CMG Forecast Colors for 2002
Browse the list of 2002 Forecast Colors from the Color Marketing Group. These are the colors used by designers to create new lines of cars, paints, furnishings, fabrics, paints, and more.

Five Best Decorating TV Websites
See our picke for the 5 Best Decorating TV Websites. Find out which decorating TV shows have the best information, projects, tips, design sources, and how-tos. Read more here!

Remodeling Polls
Remodeling -- love it or hate it? Share your opinion in these online polls!

Favorite Interior Decorating Books
Some of our very favorite interior decorating books are listed here. See why we chose them and what makes them great.

July 4th Plant Basket Centerpiece
Make this easy plant basket for your July 4th table.

July 4th Maidenhair Fern Centerpiece
Dress up a standard red carnation floral arrangement with a few decorations for Memorial Day and July 4th!

Versatile Furniture for Kids


Designers In Residence - A book that takes you into designers' own homes


Earth Day - What You Can Do
What can you do to recycle more and save the earth? Get tips and suggestions for Earth Day.

More on Saving the Earth - What You Can Do
Get some easy and helpful recycling tips so you can help save the earth every day.

Materials List for a Pretty Rose Centerpiece<
Make a special centerpiece for Spring. Whether you entertain on Valentines Day, Mothers Day, Easter, or host a bridal shower or tea party, these easy centerpieces will infuse your gathering with color, fragrance, and style. Learn how here!

How to Arrange a Rose Bouquet in a Vase<
Make a special centerpiece for Spring. Whether you entertain on Valentines Day, Mothers Day, Easter, or host a bridal shower or tea party, these easy centerpieces will infuse your gathering with color, fragrance, and style. Learn how here!

Roses and Ceramic Balls Spring Centerpiece Idea
Make a special centerpiece for Spring. Whether you entertain on Valentines Day, Mothers Day, Easter, or host a bridal shower or tea party, these easy centerpieces will infuse your gathering with color, fragrance, and style. Learn how here!

How to Make a Floating Candles and Flowers Centerpiece
Make a special centerpiece for Spring. Whether you entertain on Valentines Day, Mothers Day, Easter, or host a bridal shower or tea party, these easy centerpieces will infuse your gathering with color, fragrance, and style. Learn how here!

An Interview with an Author


More of Our Interview with an Author


Monet's Garden - a Photo Tour
French Garden in Photos, Page 2 of our tour of Claude Monet's Gardens

Photo Gallery from Giverny
Take a Virtual Photo Tour of Claude Monet's Garden in Giverny, Page 3

Monet's Famous Water Gardens in Giverny
Monet's Famous Water Gardens in Giverny, Page 5 of our Photo Tour

More of our Garden Tour of Giverny
Photo tour of the Gardens of Claude Monet in Giverny, Page 6

Beautiful Decorating Books from Barnes and Noble
Enter our special decorating bookstore, with gorgeous books to add to your collection or give as a gift. Choose from home and garden, children's room decorating, holiday, home improvement, English style, Monet, Provence, books from House Beautiful, and lots more.

Ceramic Spheres Centerpiece Project Instructions
Use popular ceramic spheres to make this easy arrangement as a table centerpiece...

Lemon Lime Medley Project Instructions
Make a pretty centerpiece from lemons and limes. See how, with tops on creating this easy arrangement...

Lemon Daisy Centerpiece Project Instructions
See this quick tutorial on how to make an easy arrangement from lemons and daisy flowers...

Roses and Limes Centerpiece Project Instructions
Here's how to make this easy arrangement from roses and limes...

Decorating Topic of the Week Index
Browse some favorite decorating topics and get links to more online resouces and information. Click here if you love interior decorating!

Decorating Topic of the Week
Learn more about decorating a kitchen with these online resources for information and products. You can have the nicest kitche on the block!

Decorating Topic of the Week: MOVING
Moving soon? Browse our helpful moving tips and get online sources for information and moving supplies like boxes and tape. Don't miss it!

Decorating Topic of the Week: PAINTING
Free painting tips and information to help you get the most out of this do it yourself project. Find out about color, finishes, and how to test paints for your room.

Decorating Topic of the Week: STENCILING[R]
Learn more about stenciling and get tips and projects using stencils and paints to decorate your home.

Decorating Topic of the Week: SUMMER
Looking for some fun summertime decorating ideas? Look here for projects, links, and sources for outdoor furniture, ceiling fans, Cottage style and lots more!

Decorating Topic of the Week: TABLES
Not sure how to choose a dining room table? These links will help. Get tips on sizing a table for your space and which table shapes might be best for you.

Interior Decorating Quiz on Paint Terminology I
Take a free online quiz to see how much you know about painting terms!

Take a Quick Quiz on Paint Terms II
Take a free online quiz to see how much you know about painting terms!

Have Fun with this Decorating Quiz about Painting Terms III
Take a free online quiz to see how much you know about painting terms like tone, faux, satin, and verdigris.

Learn Something New in this Decorating Quiz on Dressmaker Trimmings
Take a free online quiz to see how much you know about decorative dressmaker trimmings!

Citrus and Sunflowers Centerpiece Project Instructions
Here's how to make this easy arrangement made from limes and sunflowers... See our easy centerpiece tutorials!

Floating Flowers and Candles Centerpiece Project Instructions
Here's how to make this easy Floating Flowers and Candles centerpiece arrangement...

Citrus Cooler Centerpiece Project Instructions
Use ordinary lemons and limes to create this easy centerpiece for Spring. See instructions and photos...

Candle with Lemons Centerpiece Project Instructions
Here's how to make this easy arrangement using a pillar candle and lemons in one beautiful bowl...

Another Quick Look: What to Put at the End of a Bed, Picture #2
A Quick Look at What to Put at the End of a Bed -- see how to use the space at the end of your bed for a comfortable chair and ottoman...

Quick Look: Simple Valance Ideas, Picture #4
A Quick Look at Simple Valance Ideas...Four pleats of pretty fabric are hung from the ceiling line to imitate the look of a Roman shade...

Chagall Ceiling at Paris Opera Puzzle from Interior Decorating on About.com
Do you love doing puzzles? Try an easy and free online puzzle, using a photo of a Chagall Ceiling at Paris Opera. Take a look!

Architectural Column Puzzle from Interior Decorating on About.com
Do you enjoy working puzzles? Take a look at this easy and free online puzzle, using a photo of an Architectural Column. Our easiest puzzle!

Stained Glass Window Puzzle from Interior Decorating on About.com
How about a short break? Spend 2 minutes on our easy and free online puzzle, using a photo of a pretty Stained Glass Window. Fun!

Quick Look: Adding Height to a Room: Picture #2
A Quick Look at Adding Height to a Room...Floor to ceiling draperies and the strong vertical lines of the windows, mantle, and mirror add visual height...

Spring Flower Puzzle from Interior Decorating on About.com
Love flowers? Try our easy and free online puzzle, using a photo of beautiful Spring Flowers. Fun!

River Rocks in Stream Puzzle from Interior Decorating on About.com
Do you enjoy puzzles? Try our easy and free online version, using a photo of River Rocks in a Stream. Fun!

Dry River Rocks Puzzle from Interior Decorating on About.com
Do you enjoy puzzles? Try our easy and free online version, using a photo of Dry River Rocks. Fun!

Blue Antiques Window Puzzle from Interior Decorating on About.com
Do you love doing puzzles? Try an easy and free online puzzle, using a photo of a Blue Antiques Window. Take a look!

Decorating Photo of the Day - August 25 - The Topiary Cat
A whimsical topiary cat sits next to a fresh take on an easy chair in this green and pink bedroom. See a photo and find a new decorating idea each day in the decorating blog.

Decorating Photo of the Day - August 26 - I'm All Checked Up
Who can resist a silver chair done up in smooth tailored checks of fresh pink? See a photo of this pretty chair and find a new decorating tip every day.

Decorating Photo of the Day - August 27 - Got Pink?
In a bathroom where outdated pink tile and fixtures had to stay, the designer brought in a wildly oversize rose print fabric. See a photo of this room and find a new decorating tip every day!

Decorating Photo of the Day - August 28 - The Bold and the Beautiful
A shower curtain in a bold rose print dominates one end of the bathroom, hiding a less than perfect tub area done in decades-old pink tile. See a photo of this treatment and find a new photo and decorating tip every day!

Decorating Photo of the Day - August 29 - A Rose is a Rose
Drawing your eye up to the ceiling, this leafy metal chandelier hangs beneath an oversize rose painted on the ceiling. See a photo of this treatment and find a new photo and decorating tip every day of the week!

Decorating Photo of the Day - August 30 - Mirror, Mirror
Mirrors multiply the light in a room and reflect a view to an adjoining space or a view outdoors. See a photo of this treatment and find a new decorating tip every day!

Decorating Photo of the Day - August 31 - Twined and Vined
The simplicity of this painted vine may give you the confidence to try it out on your own frame. See a photo of this treatment and find a new photo and decorating tip every day.

Decorating Photos from the Lake Forest Showcase House
See photos and decorating tips from the Lake Forest Showcase in Chicago, Illinois.

Second Floor Photos from the Lake Forest Showcase Home
See photos of the second floor at the Lake Forest Showcase Home.

Photos from the Third Floor of the Lake Forest Showcase
See photos and decorating tips from the Lake Forest Showhouse.

Interior Decorating Polls
Take this interior decorating and style preference poll. Lots of fun and you get instant results!

More About Hanging Plates on a Wall
Get step-by-step instructions to hang a grouping of plates on the wall with this easy tutorial!

List of all Puzzle Pages from Interior Decorating on About
Here's the full list of fun and free online puzzle to play from Interior Decorating on About. Try them all!

Puzzle Page for Interior Decorating: Christmas Wreath Puzzle
Here's a fun and free online puzzle to play. Test your skills at solving this Christmas Wreath puzzle!

Debbie Mumm Plate Puzzle from Interior Decorating on About.com
Here's a fun and free online puzzle to play, using a photo of a Debbie Mumm holiday plate. Try it!

Cedar Wreath Tablesetting Puzzle from Interior Decorating on About.com
Ready for a holiday break? Here's a fun and free online puzzle to play, using a photo of a pretty Cedar Wreath Tablesetting. Take a peek!

Holiday Tablesetting Puzzle from Interior Decorating on About.com
Need a holiday break? Here's a fun and free online puzzle to play, using a photo of a pretty Holiday Tablesetting. Take a look!

White Poinsettia Puzzle from Interior Decorating on About.com
Tired of shopping? Try our easy and free online puzzle, using a photo of a pretty White Poinsettia. Fun!

Santa's Workshop Puzzle from Interior Decorating on About.com
How about a puzzle break? Spend a few minutes on our easy and free online puzzle, using a photo of a Dept. 56 Santa's Workshop. Fun!

French Building Puzzle from Interior Decorating on About.com
Tired of shopping? Try our easy and free online puzzle, using a photo of a pretty French Building. Fun!

Monet's Home in Giverny Puzzle from Interior Decorating on About.com
Tired of shopping? Try our easy and free online puzzle, using a photo of Monet's Home in Giverny. Fun!

Monet's Waterlilies at Giverny Puzzle from Interior Decorating on About.com
Do you love Monet's Waterliles? Try our easy and free online puzzle, using a photo of Monet's Waterlilies at Giverny. Fun!

Monet's Flowers at Giverny Puzzle from Interior Decorating on About.com
Do you enjoy flowers? Try our easy and free online puzzle, using a photo of Monet's Flowers at Giverny. Fun!

Decorating Photo of the Day - July 20 - Repeat Color Around the Room
Touches of gold show up throughout this lovely bedroom, creating a harmony of repitition. Get lots of decorating tips in our decorating photo of the day!

Decorating Photo of the Day - July 21 - Rethink a Desk Chair
A traditional desk chair would have looked out of place in this elegant bedroom. Insead, this small upholstered chair feels more in keeping with the elegant decor. Join us every day for a look at a new decorating photo and tip of the day!

Decorating Photo of the Day - July 22 - Show Off a Window
Show off a beautiful window and view by framing it with an gorgeous window treatment. Get more decorating tips every day in our photo of the day!

Decorating Photo of the Day - July 23 - A Neat Niche
What could have been an awkward niche has become a focal point by filling it with interesting pieces. See this photo of the day and browse new tips every day of the week!

Decorating Photo of the Day - July 24 - Play Dress Up
Dress a chair in flirty scallops and bows that will make you smile every time you enter the room. If you love decorating you enjoy a new photo and design tip every day of the week!

Decorating Photo of the Day - July 25 - Unmatch for Interest
Think every detail must match perfectly? The two chairs in this dressing room couldn't be more different, yet each relates to the space with color and scale. You can learn more about decorating in these decorating photos and articles on About.com!

Decorating Photo of the Day - July 26 - Mirror Magic
Not sure what to hang on a blank wall? A mirror is a great look in any room. See this decorating photo of the day and read more about it!

Decorating Photo of the Day - July 27 - Pretty Pleats
A tablecloth or skirt is both a lovely and versatile look for a bedroom, bath, or sitting room. See this pretty decorating photo of the day and come back every day for a new photo and tip.

Decorating Photo of the Day - July 28 - Stencil a Floor
Distressed to look old, this brand new painted floor has a time-worn look that is warm and inviting. See this decorating photo of the day on About's Interior Decorating site!

Decorating Photo of the Day - July 29 - Pale Blue Linen
See this pretty feminine dressing room decorated primarily in golden neutrals with touches of pale blue linen, and learn more about decorating on About.com!

Decorating Photo of the Day - July 30 - Tie One On
Loosely pleated white draperies were bordered with a touch of blue and tied to the pole rather than being clipped on with traditional drapery pins. See a picture of this treatment in our decorating photo of the day!

Decorating Photo of the Day - July 31 - Chain, Chain, Chain
Cover an unattractive light fixture chain with a simple tube of fabric. See a photo of this look and find a new photo and decorating tip every day of the week!

Decorating Photo of the Day - August 1 - Circular Motion
Add sophistication to a bedroom by placing a sculptural table next to the bed. See a photo of this table and find a new photo and decorating tip every day of the week!

Decorating Photo of the Day - August 2 - In Praise of the Chaise
Part ottoman, part easy chair, the chaise invites us to stop and take time to relax. See a photo of a gorgeous velvet chaise here. Find a new photo and decorating tip every day of the week!

Decorating Photo of the Day - August 3 - Living Large
Make a statement with larger, simpler accessories rather than just a lot of stuff. See a photo of a room with understated accessories. Join us every day to find a new photo and decorating tip!

Decorating Photo of the Day - August 4 - Line Up and Curve
This photo shows wonderful attention to the use of both straight and curved lines. See this photo and find a new decorating photo and tip every single day of the week!

Decorating Photo of the Day - August 5 - Stripes with a Twist
Using a stripe in a variety of ways can make one fabric function almost like a coordinating collection of fabric. See a photo of pieced stripes and find a new photo and decorating tip every day of the week!

Decorating Photo of the Day - August 6 - Silk and Leather
Standard bed shams get the boot, replaced by an uptown look of five custom throw pillows and a long bolster. See a photo of this bed and find a new photo and decorating tip every day of the week!

Decorating Photo of the Day - August 7 - A Panel of Velvet
Velvet fabric, the very essence of formality and tradition, adds a touch a warmth to the look of cool marble in this large bathroom. See today's photo and find a decorating photo and tip every day of the week!