10 Pictures That Prove You Can Live Stylishly On Any Budget

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Emily Henderson is no stranger to a challenge. The L.A.-based interiors stylist and Target home spokesperson works wonders with limited resources — whether that's time, money, or imagination. After her incredible weekend makeover of design consultant and fashion blogger Nicolette Mason's SoCal digs, we were excited to see more from Henderson and her team.

Enter: Styled by Emily Henderson, in which the blogger (and newly minted author) shares her best ideas for creating your most beautiful space. We asked Emily to share some outtakes, as well as her thoughts on what works — and what doesn't — at home. Click through for more.
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Go BOLD & Get Weird
"When you have a small space like this, don't be afraid to go bold. An accent wall of graphic wallpaper, a fun dose of color, or even an oversized piece of art can all help bring life into smaller spaces."

Design by Sally Breer.
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Don't Forget Your Corners
"The corners of your room can be a great place to make an impact. This can be accomplished with an accent chair and a fun pouf or ottoman, a leaning ladder with blankets thrown on it, or, in this case, a pendant lamp, some art, and a side table. Addressing (and dressing) your corners adds depth to your room and actually makes it feel bigger because it brings your eye further into the space."

Design by Sally Breer.
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Bring In Some Plant Life
"Living plants work wonders in bringing your vignettes alive. They are inexpensive and easy-to-find sculptures, with a million different varieties to choose from. If you don't have the greenest of thumbs, try air plants or dried flowers (like billy balls) that retain their shape and color. Bringing something organic into your space will instantly liven things up."

Design by Emily Katz of Modern Macrame & Adam Porterfield of Golden Rule Design.
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Less Can Be More
"It is not a rule that one should have nine perfectly placed throw pillows on [one's] bed at all times. In fact, please stay clear of that. In our busy lives, sometimes, something a little more simple...is best... One decorative pillow and a fun throw at the foot of the bed is all it needs to feel complete, not to mention a lot easier to make on those busy mornings."

Design by David Peralta of Mid Century LA.
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Let One Thing Do The Talking
"Just as you wouldn't invite 10 of your most talkative and attention-needing friends to the same dinner party, so goes for your room. If you have floors as stunning as this...keep the rest of the room pretty quiet."

Design by McShane & Cleo Murnane of Project M+.
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Let Your Furniture Shine
"Sometimes, you have such beautiful and simple pieces that you do not need to over-accessorize. The simple and clean lines of this built-in sofa are beautiful all on their own, so there is no need to clutter it up with a bunch of throw pillows and blankets."

Design by Ellen LeComte of Amsterdam Modern.
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#LYA: Layer Your Accessories
"Layering your accessories is one of the easiest ways to quickly create a beautiful vignette in your home. Start with a large piece of art that can ground your vignette; then, begin to layer from there. Try to keep all of your accessories within a palette of a few different colors, so that it doesn't start to look too chaotic or thrifted."

Design by Mike Andrews of Inheritance.
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Work Within A Color Palette
"The easiest way to get that curated-yet-eclectic look is to pick a color palette and shop/style/have fun using those colors... A handful of pillows, blankets, and other textiles, all within the pink family, instantly creates a bed that feels like it's...casual but put-together. Grab a few of your favorites from each store, and then bring them all home and mix and match until you find the perfect combo."

Design by McShane & Cleo Murnane of Project M+.
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Style Your Collectibles Together
"One of the biggest mistakes when displaying your smaller collectibles is having them spread out all over the house or a bunch of different shelves, which creates clutter and [makes objects] lose their impact. Group your collectibles together to create a more meaningful vignette... A large collection of pottery displayed on top of a piano gives each piece more meaning and magnitude."

Design by Emily Katz of Modern Macrame & Adam Porterfield of Golden Rule Design.
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Use ALL Your Vertical Space
"Sometimes, the best parts of a room are the ones that make you go, 'Why did they do that?' In this case, we hung a vintage oil portrait just below the window to create a fun and unexpected focal point."

Design by Emily Henderson.