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Kate McGregor

living room with black armchair and arch lamp

Naomi Otsu Designed Her Living Room Around Her Love of Sitting on the Floor

And the first things on the walls: Her illustrations.

bathroom with green clawfoot tub

This 2.0 Version of Wallpaper Is Less of a Commitment and Way Easier to Install

Maximum style, minimal effort.

outdoor pergola with slipcovered furniture

How to Know If You’re Really Ready to Trade the City for the Countryside

The French already have it figured out.

checkered doormat

How Our Style Director Gave Her IKEA Doormat a $20 Checkerboard Makeover

You don’t even need a measuring tape.

spanish arched bookcase

When This Creative Found a Spanish-Revival Rental, All Plans of Downsizing Went Out the Window

Art Deco arches will do that to you.

living room with vintage leather recliner

Searches for Recycled Decor Are Up 95%, So Here’s How to Reuse Your Coffee-Table Books

And the countertop scraps from your kitchen reno.

living room with art deco fireplace

This Los Angeles Apartment Used to Be the Center of Old Hollywood Culture

It’s now a screenwriter’s sanctuary.

black home exterior

The Secret to Selling Your Home Faster? Sustainability—Yes, Really

Plus buyers are willing to pay up to 3 percent more.

green compost bin

I Found a Countertop Compost Bin That Really, Truly Traps Any Bad Odors

And it looks good doing it.