Ask a Designer: Tips on making a room feel bigger

...three experts on designing small living spaces ? Maxwell Ryan, the founder of ApartmentTherapy.com; New York-based designer Young Huh; and Kyle Schuneman, co-author of The First Apartment Book: Cool Design for Small Spaces ? share their strategies...

Home trends, room-by-room

...becoming increasingly more common. Kitchen designers are also incorporating more open spaces...becoming increasingly less popular, designers turn to islands to serve as a transition...rooms are now in many bathrooms.Many designers also are bringing in outside influences...

Worn-out hardwood floor? Give it a fresh coat of paint

...lightly scuff that clear coat after it dries to help subsequent painted coats adhere. BOLD FLOOR, NEUTRAL WALLS: Interior designer Camila Pavone was ahead of the trend in painting her kitchen floor in 2010. The room previously had green walls and a stained...

What Is It?

...Vertically stacked headlights remained until 1968, when the designers returned to a wider appearing horizontal setup. "Pontiac...389-cubic-inch or a large V-8, the 421. By 1968, Pontiac's designers sadly drifted away from sporty styling for the full-size...

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Barely there gowns hit bridal styles

...more demure folk gathered for your wedding?Absolutely, designers and bridal experts said. Others are more pointed: Be yourself...eye makeup. The plunging component is your statement."Designer Monique Lhuillier's advice to brides in need of a little...

Sony returns to profit after marathon restructuring effort

...assets in southwestern Japan, which will allow Sony to beef up production of image sensors.Sony said it would also take over Toshiba's 1,100 employees in those operations, including designers, production workers and engineers.

Shopgirl: Facebook now helps us block unwanted throwbacks

...both of these options on Amazon or at Sally's Beauty Supply. WHAT'S TRENDY: It's unbelievable how successfully some designers can communicate their aesthetic through collaboration lines with lower-price merchandisers like Target or H&M ? it almost...

Designer drugs create problems for death investigators

...class of intoxicants known commonly as designer drugs, which mimic illegal drugs while...legislation.Though local officials say designer drugs such as synthetic marijuana...spokesperson this week, he clarified that designer drugs are a part of the problem but aren't...

Shopgirl: Bandana style was all over Paris runways

...various shows during Paris Fashion Week was bandana everything: bandana pattern, bandana-style necklaces, et cetera. Designer Chitose Abe, in particular, used the bandana throughout her entire line in a way that was very intriguing and is sure to...