Vanessa Grant

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Vanessa Grant

Vanessa Grant is a lifestyle writer and Online Editor at the

Our New Monthly Themes: Launching with New & Now

Posted by Vanessa Grant Wednesday, January 5, 2011 3:31 PM EDT


The new year brings new focus to Each month of 2011, we’ll be focusing on a theme, from decorating trends to home renovations and you’ll find blog posts, articles and video on every topic.

January’s theme is New & Now so stay tuned for trend reports, decorating and renovating resolutions and lots of ways to refresh your home for the year ahead. And come back to this page as we'll be updating with New & Now blog posts all month long.

Renos & DIY is a great resource for fun projects and simple crafts that will update your space.

New & Now New & Now articles:
Chic for Less: Decorating on a Budget

Check out these tips for updating your space while minding the bottom line.

Common Decorating Costs
How to budget for your new year redecorating.

Beat the Winter Blues
It's dreadful outside but don't let the bitter cold put a damper on things. We bring you winter-proof decor tips that are sure to cheer you up.

Redecorating Tips
How to tell when it's time to redecorate.

Update Your Furniture
Have you grown out of your old furniture finds? Read on to find out what to keep and what to ditch.

Redecorating Resolutions
Here are a few quick tips on how to keep your New Year's resolutions and make some positive changes.

New & Now Blog Posts:

Top 5 Friday: What's NEW & NOW in Design

NEW & NOW: Remember "Scarface"? Photomurals Are Making a Comeback! 

New & Now, Splurge Vs. Steal: Reclaimed Harvest Tables

New & Now: Paint Trends for 2011

Top 5 Friday: The '90s are New & Now

NEW & NOW Top 5 by Kim Vallee: Lighten Up with Wire-Frame Decor

New & Now: Sarah and Tommy Talk The Colour of the Year

NEW & NOW Gallery: What We Loved at the 2011 Interior Design Show 

New & Now Video:

The Switch by Sam Pynn
A decor series designed to help you get the most out of your home. In each short webisode, Sam takes a room or area of the home and switches it up to create two versatile looks, sharing her design tips and tricks along the way.

Pure Design
Fabulous projects and ideas from Samantha Pynn's room makeover show.

More videos from Pure Design
More projects from Pure Design


Decorating and organizing ideas for the most popular room in the house.

Topics: Trends, HGTV News, Decor, Decorating, Paint, DIY


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