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Welcome back to work, party people! We know it's been a long holiday hibernation, but it's 2013 — time for a new you, a new year, and maybe some new decor for your apartment, too. Now, we understand if an across-town move or total overhaul seems out of reach (and out of budget). So, we asked our favorite home-decor gurus to show us how to get maximum impact from little changes.
Maxwell Ryan from Apartment Therapy and Kristina Rinaldi from Rinaldi interiors have teamed up to give you 16 new swap-ins to make sure your crib looks as fresh as your new outlook on life. From a bold piece of statement art to practical shelving units to graphic throws and futuristic terrariums, this list packs a super-luxe punch to get you in the mood for a much-needed, at-home revamp. As for that mess in your closet… you're on your own with that one.
If, for some insane reason, you still have any doubt that being a celebrity is a cushy gig, we're here to squash that notion. Because, our Instagram feeds are routinely full of the most ridiculously covetable goods, gifted gratis, to the famous folks we follow. Hey, no one ever said life was fair.
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Despite all the months and years of planning that often go into weddings, some manage to look totally effortless, as if 200 people just showed up to a field and had a dance party. Completely unpretentious, unfussy, and a total blast. And, Christine Bartolillo and Robert McMillen's nuptials are the perfect example.