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    We polled design insiders to learn how they would update a living room for less than $500. Bonus: They tell us their best no-cost (that's right, free!) decorating tip.

    Shot by Jennifer Kesler Photography... Design by Anisa Darnell of Milk and Honey Home

    • Jillian Joyce

      Love the coffee table -- colors are amazing! Old World Living Rooms from Chris Barrett : Designers' Portfolio 755 : Home & Garden Television

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      Industrial decor style is perfect for any interior. An industrial living room is always a good idea. See more excellent decor tips here:

    • Caitlyn Carter

      Layered living room! I love the gray mantle with the white fireplace, it adds pop! The wooden table, love it adds color!!

    • Amber St. Ours

      living room. Tie the gray cabinets from kitchen to fireplace. Use that purplish color as accents with brown...again to bring the color flow from kitchen

    • Chrystal Checketts

      LOVE THIS COLORING. maybe a bedroom? Fireplace ReDo: This creamy white brick and dove grey mantle. Perfection.

    • Jessica Gunderson

      Grey mantel: we have this in livingroom. Love coffee table staging

    • Let's Get Organized

      fireplace idea - paint mantel a contrasting color and brick white

    • Katie Lagasse Dufour

      mantle & white brick fireplace, color scheme

    • Allison McIntyre

      Coffee table and grey painted fireplace

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