House Beautiful Colors for your Home Book

What transforms a room from monotone to magical?   Color! So, if you’re nervous about splashing that white with bright, this conveniently portable primer based on House Beautiful’s most popular column will help. With special insider advice from top designers, plus a directory of actual paint swatches, this book is the most comprehensive and appealing […]

Historic Beach House in Edgartown

Classic Beach House – Featured in House Beautiful From the outside, this house seems enormous – intimidating even. On the inside, however, interior designer Paula Perlini has worked magic to create cosy, intimate, human-scaled rooms out of enormously-proportioned spaces. And surprisingly, much of it has been achieved with oversized pieces, which seem to draw the rooms […]

Interior Inspirations

  Interior Inspirations 2010 was a designer showcase which featured eight room vignettes professionally designed and decorated by renowned interior designers from all over the Connecticut and New York area. The main focus of the event was to offer accessible design ideas that you could take home and make your own. But of course, the purpose of […]

House Beautiful – Feb 2014

12 Decorating Do’s and Don’ts From Top Designers No rules — but timeless, unforgettable advice. Twelve designers share their favorite words of wisdom. Don’t: Forget About Seating “Today everyone likes rooms sparse, but for a living room, you need the sorts of chairs people can pull up together, so that they want to come into […]