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How to Pick the Perfect Paint Color

0 Comments 21 October 2014

As an interior designer, the most asked questions I get are about paint color. It seems to be an area in which people feel an intense amount of distrust in their vision and ability to choose. Be true to yourself, use colors you're extremely attracted to, and follow this advice from Elements of Style: Designing a Home & a Life.

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Cary Elwes Dishes on the Wonderful On-Set Antics of The Princess Bride

0 Comments 14 October 2014

Inspired by the outpouring of love at the 25th anniversary screening of The Princess Bride, Cary Elwes, who played the dashing Westley, has written As You Wish, a lovely book on the making of the beloved 1987 fantasy film. Like the movie itself, the book is charming, funny, and clearly a labor of love. In it, Elwes shares some of these hilarious behind-the-scenes anecdotes.

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Can Being Negative Make You Sick? The Long Island Medium Knows

0 Comments 13 October 2014

I believe we're all born with diseases and disabilities, and that negative triggers can set them off or take your body past its tipping point. From You Can't Make This Stuff Up: Life-Changing Lessons from Heaven.

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Go Ahead, Keep Wearing Your Favorite Summer Pieces This Fall

0 Comments 9 October 2014

Fall is in full swing, but that doesn’t mean you have to do the major closet swap just yet. The retail industry is always pushing the seasons—shelves are stocked with sweaters in August and heavy outerwear before the first frost. But for some of us, the transitional months are stressful. The thought of another long, cold winter is too much to handle, and autumn temperatures are tricky—one day it's 50 degrees, the next, 80. Who knows what to wear?

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