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The quest to outfit our pads usually starts off strong — we scan furniture stores for inspiration and dog-ear the shelter mags with gusto. But, then reality sets in: The good stuff usually costs a boatload.
Well no more. We're not resorting to that trek of shame across the bridge (read: Ikea). This time, our spirits are high, thanks to these genius tip-offs from our favorite local design pros. Read on to upgrade your space without going broke. You can kiss blowing your budget buh-bye!
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There hasn't been a cultural phenomenon like Game of Thrones since the Harry Potter books first turned bespectacled boy wizards into a thing. But, HBO's fantasy epic has so permeated the culture that if you're not all in on Westeros then you're not all in on Westeros.
By decade's end we're going to see GoT hair gel, read
Newport, RI, is fancy. Sure, the Hamptons are fancy and Palm Springs is fancy, but Newport takes things to the next level with beach cottages that are actually sprawling mansions — and yachts as far as the eye can see. But, even if you don't own a 200-footer or a house with a view, that doesn't mean you can't enjoy the read