Collaborate or Call the Shots? The Ways to Work With a Designer (12 photos)

I once met an interior designer who ‘fired’ a client. The reason? ‘Stylistic differences’. And the offending object? A sofa, which the designer vetoed and the client purchased regardless. “But it’s my home,” the client protested. “But it’s my design,” her now ex-interior designer replied….


Collaborate or Call the Shots? The Ways to Work With a Designer (12 photos)
Collaborate or Call the Shots? The Ways to Work With a Designer (12 photos)
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8 Brilliant Fixes for Less-Than-Lovely Features in Your Home (8 photos)

Every home has a few features that aren’t picture perfect, and it’s not always possible to airbrush them out. From renting restrictions to budgetary constraints, most of us have to learn to live with a few imperfections (and not just on the home-front). However, as these creative ideas show, there are…


8 Brilliant Fixes for Less-Than-Lovely Features in Your Home (8 photos)
8 Brilliant Fixes for Less-Than-Lovely Features in Your Home (8 photos)
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Paris Houzz Tour: Small Studio Leaves Room for Luxurious Details (19 photos)

Interior designer Jean-Christophe Peyrieux’s son just finished high school and was about to start his art studies. While other parents might have made do with throwing some cheap furniture into a run-down apartment, Peyrieux saw the opportunity to put his talents to good use. “I loved working on this…


Paris Houzz Tour: Small Studio Leaves Room for Luxurious Details (19 photos)
Paris Houzz Tour: Small Studio Leaves Room for Luxurious Details (19 photos)
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Houzz TV: Life, Love and Purpose Down on a USA Farm (27 photos)

The story of how landscape designer Connie Cunningham became a farmer then opened a bed-and-breakfast in Missouri, USA, has more twists and turns than a bumpy country road – but it reveals how one’s love of home breeds perseverance and passion. Connie’s story begins with her mother, Patty Cunningham,…


Houzz TV: Life, Love and Purpose Down on a USA Farm (27 photos)
Houzz TV: Life, Love and Purpose Down on a USA Farm (27 photos)
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