Display your stars-and-stripes style with these 12 patriotic decorating ideas.
american flag1. American Flag Gate
A red-white-and-blue gate, one of two the homeowner had made to replicate one she admired in the American Folk Art Museum in New York City, welcomes visitors to her newly renovated Victorian-era house.
2. The Spirit of America
Country Living contributing editor Gena Sigala gave this living room patriotic flair with a few super-speedy makeover tips. Hint number one: Arrange throw pillows from the outside in. Everyone knows colorful pillows are the quickest change agents around - but how do you choose the right ones? And where should they sit? "I start with a large, matched pair at the ends of a sofa," Sigala says, "then work inward with smaller options in similar shades and motifs
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3. Subtly Patriotic
Designer Sarah Richardson decorated this master bedroom from her summer cottage in red and Read More »from 12 All-American Decorating Ideas