9 Outdoor Kitchen Design Ideas That Will Help You Create the Backyard of Your Dreams

Angela R. James

With the warm weather (finally) approaching, you’re probably thinking about the best way to make the most of your backyard. An outdoor kitchen is a really cool way to create a space in your home that’ll allow you to get some sunshine—and take your grilling game to the next level.

Whether you’re planning on barbecuing a few burgers or going full chef, know that the process of designing an outdoor kitchen requires a few considerations you may not have thought of—just ask interior designer Ashley Moore, founder of Moore House Interiors. Having recently added one to her own home,

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The Novogratzes Are Here to Help Solve Your Interior Design Challenges

Angela R. James

Given the current state of the world, there are two things we now have plenty of time to accomplish: reading books and tackling interior design projects. And with the new book Novogratz Design Fix: Chic and Stylish Tips for Every Decorating Scenario by HGTV stars Robert and Cortney Novogratz (Rizzoli), you can do both at once!

Known for their colorful, artful style—just the cheerful vibes we need these days—the Novogratz (as they’re widely known) have worked on dozens of homes, of which 11 are featured in the book, the couple’s fourth. “We chose several of our projects that we really

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Ritz Paris Tableware Gets Ready for Auction, #ShareTheMicNow Initiative Takes Off, and More News This Week

Angela R. James

From significant business changes to noteworthy product launches, there’s always something new happening in the world of design. In this weekly roundup, AD PRO has everything you need to know.

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Looking for the Perfect Finishing Touch for Your Next Client Project? Try Some Tableware From the Ritz Paris

This weekend is set to include a very special—and limited—opportunity for fans of the iconic Ritz Paris hotel. Thanks to Artcurial, individuals will be able to bid on pre-renovation examples of the Ritz’s tableware, glassware, silverware, and other cutlery. (If this concept rings a bell, it might be because an

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Martyn Lawrence Bullard to Guest-Judge on RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars

Angela R. James

Any drag fan knows that Friday nights are reserved for RuPaul Charles. But for tonight’s episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars on VH1, interior design fans should also tune in. For the show’s first interior design–themed episode, AD100 decorator Martyn Lawrence Bullard—who has designed homes for Alessandra Ambrosio, Kylie and Kendall Jenner, and Kourtney Kardashian, and is currently working on a Beverly Hills mansion for Charles himself—will guest-judge and play adviser to the queens in a challenge to design a luxury getaway hotel suite.

Bullard himself is an expert in hotel design: His recent project, the 24-room Prospect

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26 Home Makeover Ideas That Each Cost Less Than $500

Angela R. James

You’ve probably been spending more time at home than usual due to the coronavirus pandemic, so all of those little things about your space that didn’t really bother you before are probably driving you crazy by now. If your home is in need of a refresh, you might not want to spend thousands on a full kitchen remodel or bathroom renovation, but there are plenty of home improvements you can make without spending a fortune. All of these home makeover projects can be done on a budget.

Last updated: June 15, 2020

1. Paint the Front Door

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