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6 Under-Sink Storage Ideas That Will Bring Peace to Your Bathroom

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It’s easy for the old adage “out of sight, out of mind” to justify certain types of clutter in your home. When you’re pressed for time and too frustrated to commit to an organizing session, it’s convenient to just close the closet and cabinet doors, tucking any mess out of your line of vision. And when it comes to one area of your bathroom, that’s especially true—which is why some good under-sink storage is a necessity. How often do you end up struggling to find a spare toothbrush or buying duplicates of the body lotion you really only need one...

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Do the Finishes in Chrissy Teigen’s Newly Listed Home Justify the Price Tag?

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Anthony Barcelo, Courtesy of Douglas Elliman Shortly after announcing they’re expecting their third child, Chrissy Teigen and John Legend listed their seven-bedroom Beverly Hills mansion with the aim of finding a bigger place for their growing family. The model–turned–celebrity chef and the Grammy-winning artist first purchased the home in 2016 from Rihanna for $14 million. Its value today? $23 million.  The couple’s combined star power likely has a lot to do with the $10 million price jump, but they also made some dramatic renovations to the space, with the help of designer Don Stewart of Desiderata Design. Based on old...

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This Playful Family Home Peaks at Indoor Monkey Bars

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When designer Lauren Li first toured the home recently purchased by her clients—a couple with three children under the age of 8—the charming brick Edwardian seemed perfectly suited to a young family save for one inescapable detail: Every surface of the interior was brown.  Li, whose boutique design practice, Sisällä, specializes in “creating good vibes,” set to work on a six-month renovation focused on incorporating elements of the couple’s Finnish and Australian heritage, and infusing family-friendly functionality with playful sophistication. The home’s brown and beige finishes were quick to go, revived by a selection of paint (seven colors total) centered...

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What Hue You Should Paint Each Room, According to Color Psychology

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If you have ever walked into a room and felt instantly zen, you might have to give your thanks to the walls—especially if they’re painted in just the right hue. There’s an entire scientific field dedicated to how people are affected by colors, and you can use it to infuse your home with some seriously good vibes. In color psychology, experts study how different hues impact human behavior. “We know that some colors can be tied to specific emotions,” explains Leslie Harrington, Ph.D., a specialist in color strategy who worked as Benjamin Moore Paints’s color and design director for 16...

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