Birmingham homeowner and designer Jill Boothby started with the basics when she decorated her own bungalow. Use her budget-friendly ideas, design advice, and lists of room essentials to create the home of your dreams.
Apply fashion sense to your home design. “Get dressed and then take off one accessory,” she says, echoing the advice of French fashion designer Coco Chanel. That motto also applies to your decorating―less is often more.
Photography Laurey W. Glenn / Styling Leigh Anne Montgomery