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Southern Living

Decorating a Dining Room Sideboard

Want to give your sideboard a stylish new look? Contributing decorating expert Elizabeth Mayhew shows you how it’s done.

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Create an Easy Holiday Mantel

Create a fragrant and festive mantel with simple greenery and affordable flowers. Contributing decorating expert Elizabeth Mayhew shows you how.

House Beautiful

Special projects editor Elizabeth Mayhew shows you what works in decorating — and why. She starts in the most logical place: the foyer.

Flip for Decorating: Transform Your Foyer

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Flip for Decorating: Bedroom Style

How you arrange your bed says a lot about your style and personality. Are you casual and relaxed, a neatnik, or an incurable romantic? Here, Elizabeth Mayhew shows you the different styles and how easy it is to change from one to the other.

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Flip for Decorating: The Bookcase

Don’t just fill your shelves. Color them, arrange them, decorate them, dress them, personalize them. The books you store on your shelves are just the beginning.

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Flip for Decorating: Your Mantel

Starting right now, why not give your mantel a complete makeover? Here are six easy possibilities. It’s all in the wrist…

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Flip for Decorating: Wallpaper Remnants

After papering her daughter’s bedroom, Elizabeth Mayhew just kept going: She used the wallpaper remnants to cover books, line shelves, make place mats…

Single Issue Articles

October 2009
Decorating Step by Step:
A Dining Room Sideboard
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December 2009
Decorating Step by Step:
Holiday Mantel
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Single Issue Articles

November 2008
Flip For Decorating:
Transform Your Foyer
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December 2008
Flip For Decorating:
Bedroom Style
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January 2009
Flip For Decorating:
The Bookcase
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February 2009
Flip For Decorating:
The Mantel
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April 2009
Flip For Decorating:
Wallpaper Remnants
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Biography

Elizabeth Mayhew is currently a contributing editor at NBC's Today and a monthly columnist for The Washington Post. She is also the author of FLIP! for Decorating (Ballantine). She has worked for a number of publications including REAL SIMPLE, House Beautiful, Southern Living, and Woman's Day. A native of Louisville, Kentucky and a graduate of Georgetown University, she now lives in New York City with her husband and two teenage kids.

Photographs © Annie Schlechter

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