Amy Preiser

Amy Preiser

I’m the Senior Editor of VERANDA.com, and you’ll also find me on our sister sites ELLEDECOR.com and Housebeautiful.com. I own far too many throw pillows, and dream of leaving my Brooklyn rental behind for a home I can wallpaper lavishly. Have a suggestion for the site (or for my dream home’s wallpaper)? I’d love to hear it via !

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24 Best New Color Combinations for 2018

Is dusty rose and charcoal grey not the happiest palette for spring?

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The 20 Shades of White Paint That Designers Love the Most

They might be from the same color family, but they're oh-so different.

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The 4 Essential Ingredients of "Jungalow" Style

Blogger Justina Blakeney reveals the secret to her coveted look.

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8 Ways to Get Home Inspiration From Your Next Vacation

Because a new paint job is better than a postcard.

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7 Simple Tips for Picking the Perfect Gray Paint

Or, how not to end up with an accidentally purple living room.

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8 Easy-to-Use Paint Colors That Make Any Room Look Impeccable

Warning: You'll be picking up the paint brush after this.

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9 Totally Different Rooms That Mastered Blue Paint

Hello, versatility.

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8 Unexpected Color Combinations Designers Can't Live Without

And how to use them in a timeless way.

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How to Choose the Perfect Color — The Feng Shui Way

The meanings of the hues in this ancient practice are fascinating.

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5 Things No House Guest Should Ever Say

These well-intentioned comments often end up insulting.

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The Most Popular Flowers for Each Month of Spring

These are the blooms you'll be seeing the most in arrangements this season.

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12 Stylish Bedroom Decorating Ideas That (ALSO!) Make For A Better Night's Sleep
Yes, it's important that your bedroom is beautiful. But more than that? Comfortable and relaxing enough for sound sleep, night after ni…
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Fun Gifts for Kids

Creative and cool presents.

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Nate Berkus Transforms A Tiny Nursery
From cramped guest room to a dream nursery.
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This Fashion Designer Decorated Her Entire Home in Just 6 Weeks
The designer pulled off the quick transformation with an eye for vintage, an impressive collection of modern art, and her very first co…
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The $0 Nate Berkus Makeover
See how the designer turned one editor's living room into a more beautiful, welcoming space...in half an hour, without bringing in a si…
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Bloggers Talk Trends: What's Next And What's Over
After a preview of what's to come at High Point Market, Nicole Gibbons and Michelle Workman the trends they can't get our of thei…
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12 Problems Only People With Great Taste Understand
Yes, your home looks amazing, but it's not without inconvenience.
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Tour The Hotel Angelina Jolie, Bono, and Cindy Crawford May Be Staying In This Weekend
...And George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin are getting married. If the rumors are true, that is.
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The 10 Most Common Decorating Mistakes
...That you'll make on the way to great style
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BEFORE & AFTER: A Cluttered Room Refreshed...On A Budget!
A cluttered and crazy media room gets a calming refresh thanks to Lara Spencer, in her new book, Flea Market Fabulous
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BEFORE & AFTER: A Dull, Awkward Room Made Fabulous With Flea Market Finds
A small parlor gets a jaw-dropping new look thanks to Lara Spencer, in her new book, Flea Market Fabulous
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23 Pieces Of Animal-Shaped Furniture And Decor
Think of them like pets without the upkeep
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The Secret To Making Your Bed 80% Faster
Use those extra minutes to do a happy-dance
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Luddites, Rejoice: IKEA Takes On Apple In Hilarious New Video
"It's not a digital book or an e-book, it's a book book"