Design Hints

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This New Old House

Walking into Bridgett Swindle's Greenbrier, Tennessee, home is like stepping back in time -- and not just to 2002 when she and her husband finished building their antiques-filled sanctuary. How does she make her 21st-century house feel like a Colonial primitive paradise? Here are five of her best ideas:

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Let the Holiday Spirit Flow

Discover ways to coordinate your holiday decor all through the house.

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Kitchen Treasures

As Melanie Curl of Bolivar, Missouri, has learned, accumulating vintage kitchen utensils and cutlery isnít the hard part of creating a theme. After all, they tend to be small and relatively inexpensive. But theyíre also oddly shaped and often unwieldy, which makes displaying them a challenge. Here are some ideas to spark your imagination:

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Wit & Whimsy

Vintage goods can give your home a unique, lighthearted appeal. Here are some of Arlington Heights, Illinois, homeowner Stacey Remikerís tips for decorating with these items:

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Pretty in Pale

Working with a neutral palette is anything but boring when you choose accents with quiet colors and bold textures. Here are some of Susan Taggart's best tips for decorating with shades of white:

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Into the Light

Discover quick and easy ways to keep your home feeling fresh and bright.

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Affordable Period Style

Blend reproductions with period antiques to create a decor-driven lifestyle.

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Yuletides from Yesteryear

Encourage a sense of nostalgia this holiday season with these hints for inviting in antique- and vintage-inspired accessories.

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Falling for Primitives

Learn how to make the most of autumn's bountiful textures and colors with these smart tips.

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Faux Farmhouse

Introduce cozy country character to your own home, whatever its age or architectural design.

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