Tips, products and overall inspiration for creating the home you want.
Listen to Monique Lhuillier for a few minutes and you understand that the fashion designer known for breathtaking bridal gowns and dreamy red-carpet dresses enjoys a whole other passion, one that's more Martha Stewart than Coco Chanel. More »
Some people can look at a dilapidated table and envision the exquisitely carved legs turned into lamps. Or, they see past the ripped cushion of a chair to the ottoman that is hiding underneath. Unfortunately most can't, but Lara Spencer does every day. In her new book, "Flea Market Fabulous" (Stewart, Tabori and Chang, $25.95), she shares some tips that can give anyone the courage to dive into the treasure that can be a flea market, yard or estate sale. More »
You can feel hot just looking at blazing summer hues like yellow, coral, pink and red. Here are some quick and easy ways to create a cool, fresh, breezy look around the house. More »
Want to take the garden with you on vacation -- or to the beach? Here's a stack of books that would make great summer reads for anyone who enjoys toiling in the dirt. More »
Interest in creating the perfect bathroom retreat shows no sign of waning. And one item has become the stand-alone star of many a makeover: the freestanding bathtub. More »
When Patti and Eric Bunyon wanted to update their outdoor room from bummer to beachy, they turned to daughter Dawn Bunyon, owner of Dawn Interiors in Franklin Square. The one stipulation: Stay under $1,000. More »