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60+ Fabulous Designer Foyers with CTC Matching Trim Wanting to do something dramatic and glamorous in an apartment’s entryway, Mark D. Sikes extended Schumacher’s silk Bernal Braid trim from the linen-covered custom sofa onto the walls. The mirror and garden stools are from John Rosselli

Smart Ways to Fit More Seating Into Your Small Home with CTC Add a Few Poufs These soft chairs are basically sophisticated bean bags. And since they’re flexible, you can stuff them out of sight and in a closet when not in use. Try a Bench Booth The best thing about benches is when you’re

15 Cozy Fall Decorating Ideas with CTC Swap in Seasonal Greenery A bunch of magnolia leaves adds a fresh note to a muted living room by Cameron Schwabenton. The branches pick up warm colors of the space, including a reclaimed-wood mantel. Build up the Fire A classic log house in the Colorado Rockies

This Insanely Extravagant Dorm Room Is Nicer Than Your Bedroom The average college freshman’s dorm room consists of a carpet of unwashed clothing, some empty ramen packets, and a few classic movie posters peeling off the wall. But when incoming freshmen Lindy Goodson and Abby Bozeman decided t

 Forget Dinner Al Fresco — We’re All About Rooftop Dining This Summer with CTC New Ideas This Brooklyn brownstone’s outdoor kitchen allows you to take in the Manhattan skyline while sipping a freshly-mixed cocktail Craving outdoor space for grilling and gardening, designer Laurie Blumenf

Discover with CTC “Doortraits” Are the Latest Trend Sweeping Instagram If eyes are the windows to the soul, then doors are definitely the first glimpse into the heart of a home. This may explain why a new photography trend is taking the Internet by storm. “Doortraits,” or por

11 One Room Challenge Trends to Try At Home Including a happy color that might up its value. Every season, the founder of the One Room Challenge, Linda Weinstein, is left in awe of the bloggers who take on the task of making over a room in six short weeks — and the 10th season was no exception. In f

12 Beautiful Door Decorations That Aren’t Wreaths Antique Camera Want to show off your love of antiques? Hang a vintage camera from your front door, and fill with flowers and other greenery. Add small cuts of ribbon for extra charm. Luscious Lavender Is there anything prettier than a big bouqu

CTC Favorite Moments in Kitchen Innovation From the Past 120 Years Ever wonder who invented the blender or how the very first TV dinner came to be? We did too. So we did a little digging and identified 19 seminal kitchen advancements over the past 120 years, from the advent of House Beautiful to thi

CTC presents Beautiful Swimming Pools We’d Love to Take a Dip In Matching Exterior The watery turquoise of the guesthouse echoes a Florida cottage’s backyard pool Landscaped Hedges Talk about an incredible view. From their bedroom balcony, the homeowners of a Spanish Colonial Revival loo