Marie Proeller Hueston

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Marie Proeller Hueston is the author of several books on home design decorating, including Country Living Farmhouses and Country Living Cottage Style. She is the former Arts & Antiques Editor of Country Living. A fan of all things DIY and design, Ms. Hueston lives in Brooklyn, New York, with her husband, son, and daughter.

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AUGUST 6, 2014 | WEDNESDAY
6 Secrets to a Successful Container Garden

When she’s not imparting advice in her role as an About.com guide, and on the days she takes off from photographing New England gardens (for a forthcoming book from Timber Press), you’re ...

JULY 24, 2014 | THURSDAY
10 Essentials for a Retro Kitchen

Kitchens decorated with an eye to the past bring us back to simpler times, when cheerful colors and playful patterns dominated the domestic scene. Whether your interest in a retro kitchen...

JULY 18, 2014 | FRIDAY
Set the Tone: 8 Colors for an Inviting Dining Room

The formal dining room is an interior in flux. For decades it was a mainstay of the American home, but in recent years it has often found itself co-opted for a playroom or home office. To...

JUNE 11, 2014 | WEDNESDAY
Get the Look: Modern Bath

Think luxury. Think serenity. Think clean-lined, uncluttered space. This is the essence of the modern bath. It's a look that has evolved over the years, taking advantage of the best of co...

MAY 27, 2014 | TUESDAY
Living Room Paint Colors: 9 Top Picks from the Pros

Choosing paint colors for your home can be a daunting task, especially when it comes to the living room. It's a space that is both an intimate setting for your family and a gathering plac...

MAY 8, 2014 | THURSDAY
12 Design Essentials for the Perfect Country Kitchen

Country kitchens are one of the most cherished decorating styles in American homes—exuding a laid-back charm that gives guests the idea to pull up a chair and stay a while. </p> More t...

MAY 8, 2014 | THURSDAY
Get the Look: Country Kitchen

The country kitchen is an American icon. The warm, welcoming feeling we get when we see homey gingham curtains, beaded-board paneling, or a deep farmhouse sink may stem from a fond childh...

APRIL 28, 2014 | MONDAY
Pro Tips: The 5 Most Common Bathroom Renovation Mistakes

As the host of DIY Network's I Hate My Bath, licensed contractor Jeff Devlin has seen his share of renovation missteps both big and small. &quot;I see mistakes all the time,&quot; he conf...

APRIL 16, 2014 | WEDNESDAY
The Appeal of Bamboo Flooring

Floors are an essential and important element in an interior design scheme. Small wonder, then, that the eye-catching patterns of bamboo flooring have been attracting attention. Made from...

APRIL 7, 2014 | MONDAY
Look! 11 Painted Ceilings That Wow

Ceilings are an often overlooked element of interior design. Sometimes referred to as the "fifth wall," the ceiling offers a wide-open expanse, a tempting blank canvas onto which a homeow...