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Art & Home: Erik Johansson

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Erik Johansson: Photographer and Digital Manipulator Photograph manipulation has been around since the creation of photography itself. However, the editors of the past didn’t have Photoshop to work with. All editing was done in the darkroom by hand. It’s interesting to think that photography was created to capture the world as we see it, and yet we have been making better techniques …

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Celebrity Homes: Lena Dunham’s Home in LA

Lena Dunham previously told Vogue “L.A. just wasn’t her bag”. However, this March the New York native spent a whopping $2.7 million on a Los Angeles home right off Sunset Boulevard. (She also bought a new condo in Brooklyn, NY in May 2014 for $4.89 million!) Lena is an award winning actress, author, screenwriter, producer, and director. She’s best known …

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What is the difference between solid and engineered hardwood floors?

Hardwood flooring is a timeless option that continues to gain popularity when remodeling or building a new home. The most common types of hardwood floors are solid and engineered. You may find yourself asking, what is the difference between solid and engineered hardwood floors? To help answer this question, we discuss the top five differences between the two types of …

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Designer Review: Hutton Wilkinson and Tony Duquette

Bestlaminate Designer Review | The Tony Duquette Studios

The partnership of Hutton Wilkinson and the late Tony Duquette is a special one that goes back almost a lifetime. Wilkinson was in seventh grade when he first discovered the famous Tony Duquette in a LA Times Home magazine article featuring the artist and his wife of 46 years, Elizabeth. Duquette was a famous artist and designer known for his …

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Celebrity Homes: Paula Deen’s Savannah Estate

Celebrity Homes: Paula Deen's Savannah Estate

Celebrity chef Paula Deen owns a gorgeous waterfront home, known as “Riverbend”, just outside of Savannah, Georgia. Paula Deen’s Savannah estate includes the 14,500 square foot main home in a French Carribean style, two cottages, and a 10,000 square foot barn (boasting several guest rooms, an eight car garage, and a chicken coop!). She previously gushed to Oprah that Riverbend was …

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12 Front Doors that use Wreathes as the Perfect Accessory

One great thing about Southern Homes – they know how to decorate the front of their house! We have put together a list of 12 front doors that use wreathes as the perfect accessory to make their home warm and inviting! 1. This forest green door that perfectly uses a nautical wreathe. You could even make this yourself with one …

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Designer Review: Anthony Baratta

Bestlaminate Designer Review | Anthony Baratta

Anthony Baratta is a New York interior designer who claims to get his inspiration for his interior designs from fine artists, such as Matisse. He was born in New Jersey and graduated from Fordham University with a BA in Art History. He and his partner opened the design firm Diamond Baratta Design in 1994. In 2002, they were selected as …

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Celebrity Homes: Cindy Crawford’s Malibu House

Last year supermodel and entrepreneur Cindy Crawford and her husband Rande Gerber bought a mansion in Malibu for $6 million. Recently, they listed the home for a whopping $15.45 million! Cindy is known for her modeling career as well as her furniture and health and beauty products. Now, she can also add house flipping to her resume. Cindy Crawford’s Malibu …

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Designer Review: Vicente Wolf Associates Inc.

In the 1970’s, Vicente Wolf bounced around various careers until he was in the right place at the right time and discovered interior design. He met established designer Bob Patino who quickly became his mentor. Design was a natural fit for him. He grew up in Cuba with family who worked in construction so he was introduced to architecture at …

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Celebrity Homes: The 1920’s Hollywood Hills Jeremy Renner House

Actor Jeremy Renner, best known for “The Hurt Locker”, “The Bourne Legacy” and “The Avengers” series, is also known for his house flipping skills. He partners with his “Hurt Locker” co-star, Kristoffer Winters, and together the pair has redone and sold about a dozen houses over last decade. Their latest project is a 1920s Hollywood Hills home located just below …

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