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Nailing the Red Carpet Trends: Grammy Awards Edition

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The red carpet’s most anticipated nail trends   By Kaitlyn Carl   When people think of the Grammys, two things come to mind: music and fashion risks. On top of the quirky and unique dresses that we can expect to see from Katy Perry and Lady Gaga, we can also be on the lookout for… Read More →

Mix-and-Match Point: How to Get a Pinterest-Perfect Home

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November 19, 2013 by in Design | DIY | Handcrafted | Home | Interior Design | Trending

We have all seen those adorable Pinterest-perfect rooms. A lot of the decor doesn’t match, but somehow everything looks perfect together. Owner of Adobe Fine Living Catherine Crandall has the secret to mixing and matching the latest home trends. “I think one of the dangers when you try to start mixing and matching things is… Read More →

Closing the digital divide for Arizona students

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September 18, 2013 by in Lifestyle | Trending

Arizona students are back in class and in addition to notebooks and lunch boxes, some parents are packing smartphones or tablets in their kid’s backpacks. Some school districts are even requesting that kids bring their own technology to school to enhance their learning. A recent Pew Internet & American Life study found that more than… Read More →

Apartments on Thomas Win Top Design Award From American Society of Interior Designers

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Deco Communities’ Cabana on Thomas project has won the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) Arizona North Chapter’s prestigious Adaptive Use award, a top design industry award honoring excellence in interior design. Cabana on Thomas is one of Deco Communities’ apartment renovation projects in which infill buildings are revamped and given a new vibrant life.… Read More →

10 Tips for the Home Before Going on Vacation

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Planning extended summer vacations can often be stressful because of all the preparations and limited time to get it all done. For homeowners this can be even more nerve wracking because they have the added responsibility of making sure the home is left secure so there’s little need to worry while being away. Doing so… Read More →

LG Electronics Debuts New Line in Scottsdale

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July 25, 2013 by in Design | Home | Kitchen & Bath | Trending

LG Electronics’ new premium line of home appliances, LG Studio, is now available at Arizona Allstate Appliances in Scottsdale and Paradise Valley. The highly styled line includes virtually every major kitchen appliance, including more than 15 models of refrigerators, wall ovens, cooktops, microwaves and dishwashers: all of which offer a refined aesthetic and distinctive design… Read More →

Arizona Costume Institute Nouveau Fundraiser Raises the Fashion Bar in Phoenix

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Love fashion? Love the fashion exhibitions at Phoenix Art Museum? Then grab your kitten heels and support our state’s notable institution with at the Arizona Costume Institute Nouveau (under-35) division’s ridiculously swanky, 1950s-themed fundraiser at 7 p.m. October 11 in the Great Hall at Phoenix Art Museum. Poet Elizabeth Winder of Pain, Parties, Work: Sylvia… Read More →

Construction Begins For New Phase at Scottsdale's Pinnacle Pointe

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Family Development has announced that construction is about to begin for the first phase of new home designs in the exclusive luxury community of Pinnacle Pointe in North Scottsdale.  The progress follows robust sales of the previously built homes as well as swift presales of the brand new product. “After spending a lot of time… Read More →

Become the Master of Your Domain with HomeZada

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July 2, 2013 by in Design | Home | Trending

Remembering the last time the furnace filter was changed, batteries in smoke detectors were tested or the mattress was flipped is difficult for homeowners to track and recall on top of all the other tasks that must be accomplished on a daily basis. Now, technology can help with smart recommendations based on your unique and… Read More →

Product Guide to Fabulous Outdoor Living

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As it comes time, yet again, to bring out your lawn chairs and start making your outdoor living space presentable, the stress can be a bit overwhelming. From comfortable gatherings to extravagant fiestas, these hot products will make redecorating a walk in the park. Trex® Transcend® Decking trex.com Looking for a chic and sophisticated deck?… Read More →

Outdoor Design Trends: Earth, Water, Fire and… comfort

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Each year, while the rest of the country is buried under a blanket of snow, leaving many hidden inside and wrapped in a blanket with a mug of hot chocolate in hand, Valley residents are boastfully enjoying the great outdoors. And why shouldn’t we? The winter and spring months are our haven here in the… Read More →

Kitchen Appliance Trends For 2013

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What’s Cooking for 2013?: A look at some of biggest kitchen appliance trends and the best appliances for 2013. Decorating your home may seem like a difficult task, but turning your kitchen into one of the highlights of your home doesn’t have to be. For those who want to stay abreast of the hottest kitchen… Read More →

Home Safe Home: Cox Home Security System Review

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Home safe home: Home security companies use latest innovations — including the Cox Home Security system — to introduce next generation in protection. When I was growing up watching “The Jetsons,” I always wondered if I would live long enough to have some of George Jetson’s cool gadgets. I don’t know if it’s that I’m… Read More →

Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts For The Home

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Whether your goal is to impress your guests, spend lavishly on others or spoil your pooch, here are some fantastic gifts for this holiday season. Holiday Gift Guide:   1. Shirley Fintz Table Lamp, $249, westelm.com; 2. Crystorama’s Harper Collection, $798, wayfair.com; 3. Wine Cork Bulletin Board Kit, $34.95, homewetbar.com; 4. Arizona Stronghold’s 2010 Dala… Read More →