"In the bedroom, things are a bit clunky with the bed, the large art and the draping of solid fabric at the head of the bed all reading as the same solid visual weight," says HGTV Design Star judge Candice Olson. "An eclectic, gallery grouping of wall art would have brought some lightness and relief and allowed Emily to flex her stylist muscle once again."
The author of Styled: Secrets for Arranging Rooms, From Tabletops to Bookshelves, designer Emily Henderson worked with single-family home rental company Invitation Homes, to share some practical advice for making a rental home into a cozy, on-trend and functional space. Better still, you can take these tips with you each time you move to make every space beautifully suited to your unique style.
"In creating an apartment for her client, Emily naturally walks us through her concept, easily conveying her translation with candor and in a conversational tone," explains HGTV Design Star judge Vern Yip. "The end result is a tailored space that is a real reflection of the client's essence and style."
Professional dancer Cheryl Burke fell in love with her Los Angeles home because of its bare-boned look and minimalist feel. See what happens when eclectic, color-loving designer Emily Henderson transforms Cheryl's space for the holidays. (Goodbye, gray!)
This simple dining area designed by Emily Henderson for Secrets From a Stylist features a drop-leaf table and black Windsor chairs. Black-and-white toile wallpaper sets a traditional backdrop to the space.
A bright and beachy kitchen for the naturalist in us all. Soft, organic design elements and the LG Black Stainless Steel Series appliances make this space fresh and modern. Designed by HGTV's Emily Henderson.
This eclectic living room designed by HGTV Design Star Emily Henderson features a metal industrial coffee table, modern furniture and built-in storage with rustic ladder. The space is anchored by a gold patterned rug.