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Darcey Gohring

Darcey Gohring

Former Digital Trends Contributor

Darcey Gohring is a freelance writer based just outside New York City. She served as the managing editor of New Jersey Countryside Magazine for six years and specializes in writing human interest, lifestyle, food, home, and garden content. A contributing author to the anthology book, Corona City: Voices From an Epicenter, she recently completed her first novel entitled The Road Home.

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Is dark grout a good choice for your kitchen tile?

Can dark grout work in your kitchen? This is what you should consider about subway tiles with dark grout.
Gray and black bedroom

How to put together a black and gray bedroom that isn’t depressing

Black and gray are beautiful together, but they can make a space dark. Here's how to keep that from happening.
Modern dining room with blue chairs and rug.

How to choose the perfect rug for under your dining room table

There are several factors to consider when choosing a rug for under your dining room table. Our how-to guide can help.
Woman painting

Do you need primer every time you paint? Well … it’s complicated

Is priming your surfaces really necessary? We break down when priming is necessary for painting and when you can skip it.
Tall grass with good lawn maintenance

Fall and winter lawn-mowing tips everyone should follow

Cool weather lawn care is essential for thick, beautiful grass in the warmer months. We discuss fall and winter lawn mowing tips for a gorgeous outdoor space.
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7 queer-owned Etsy art shops to support this Pride Month

Support queer creators this Pride Month by buying from small businesses.
Wes Anderson

How to decorate your living room like a Wes Anderson film set

Who doesn't love a good Wes Anderson film? Here's how to bring his style into your interiors.
Kitchen island with stools

Our favorite ready-to-order kitchen islands: Upgrade your kitchen

These kitchen islands are not only on the high end of quality and style, but they are ready to order so you can start your kitchen makeover as soon as possible.
two-tone bedroom wall paint

Two-tone bedroom wall paint combos that will wow anyone

If you want to paint a bedroom two colors, use these inventive two-tone wall paint combos and design ideas that can elevate and transform any bedroom.
small living room

If you need odd-shaped living room ideas, try these incredible tips

Are you struggling to decorate an odd-shaped living room? Here are some quick tips to help you make the most of the space
Entryway with geometric rug

These entryway rug ideas will liven any space

Your entryway is your first chance to make a good impression. We explore options that will add just the right touch to your home.
bathroom with black walls

10 trending bathroom colors for the oasis of your dreams

These trending bathroom colors will update your walls instantly.
living room with modular sofa

Why multi-functional furniture is the best living room purchase you’ll ever make

Make the most of your space and save your sanity with these multi-functional furniture items
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How to properly store your winter clothes now that spring is here

Stash your winter clothes away -- these are our favorite foolproof methods
small dining room

Make your dining room feel bigger and brighter with these 5 multi-functional furniture items

These furniture pieces will make you feel like your dining room doubled in size
living room with wallpaper

How to find amazing vintage-inspired wallpaper for your living room walls

Wallpaper is so on trend at the moment - here's how to find your next favorite conversation piece
small bathroom with wood walls

7 small bathrooms we can’t stop staring at

We love these small bathrooms we found on Instagram -- and you will too
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7 Amazon purchases that will make your linen closet feel so much bigger

Amazon has everything, including our favorite linen closet buys
outdoor furniture on a deck

Get these 5 traditional outdoor furniture pieces for under $500

These furniture pieces will elevate your yard without breaknig the bank
woman working in home office

12 office nook ideas on Instagram we love

Instagram is quickly becoming our go-to for inspiration -- this is why
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How to refinish a wood coffee table in a week

Give that old coffee table a refresh with this simple guide
farmhouse style bath

8 popular bathroom styles that just might inspire a remodel

Get on board with these popular bathroom trends. Find your perfect style match.
Dining room table

10 decor errors that make your dining room look outdated

These dated designs have to go -- the experts say so
Beach-inspired bedroom

Do these 5 things to design the perfect beach-inspired bedroom

Interested in a beach-inspired oasis? Say no more - we have you covered
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The best affordable space-saving furniture for your kid’s room

Maximize space in your kids bedroom with these great furniture buys
coats on hooks

7 under-$100 entryway coat hooks we can’t live without

Keep your coats and bags organized with these must-have hooks
wireless phone charger

Power up: The 5 best wireless chargers for your bedside table

These wireless chargers are the best tech accessories you can get
Rustic wood bar

Are garage bars summer’s new backyard trend?

Here is how to create your own garage bar and be the hit of the neighborhood
wooden hangers in a closet

6 Container Store buys that will restore order to your entryway closet

The Container Store has everything -- including the best entryway closet organizing solutions
well organized fridge

6 under-$20 fridge organization solutions at Container Store we can’t live without

Keep your food fresh and your fridge clean with these 6 tips
woman sorting paperwork

6 products you can use to organize your files at home

These amazing storage solutions will help you keep your home office free of clutter
tiny house interior

This tiny home kit is the perfect home office – and it’s less than $6,000

Give yourself a getaway in your own backyard with this tiny home office
yellow entryway with bench

Make the most of your space with these 4 creative entryway bench solutions

We're using our entryways less these days, so give these great decor ideas a shot

6 unique wall color combinations you need to try

These unique wall color combinations will wow every guest
Entryway with round mirror

These entryway mirrors need to be in your home

Through mirrors and lightbulbs, your foyer can go from dim to beautiful
woman in home office

HGTV’s Tamara Day says these 3 items are home office essentials

Take it from the pros - your office needs these essentials
neutral living room

5 neutral decor ideas that won’t make your guests yawn

Our ideas for neutral decor ideas are anything but boring - we promise
Rolled towels and plant in bathroom

10 elegant bathroom decor ideas you should consider

We love these decor trends and we think you will too
Colorful and fun home office

Unique home office desks that will maximize space and fun

Your office should reflect your personality - and a cool desk is just the way to do that
green kitchen ideas with cabinets

Green-painted kitchen: Silly or a seriously good idea?

Is a green kitchen a beautiful design choice or a waste of color and design? These are our thoughts
man lounging on couch

These are the best couches you can buy from Wayfair today

Wayfair has some amazing couches. These are the ones we love.
gray painted clawfoot tub

Modern clawfoot tub inspirations for your next bathroom renovation

Like the look of clawfoot tubs and fancy borders but also enjoy sleek styles? This guide is for you
Bathroom with luxurious vanity

Looking for a luxurious bathroom vanity? Wayfair has our favorites

Add a bit of luxury to your morning routine. You deserve it
Neutral designed space

Our 3-step process: Add a gorgeous neutral color scheme to your home

Neutral color schemes don't have to be boring with these ideas
Tiny house at night

The 6 best tiny house kits we’ve seen this year

Tiny homes can become living spaces, offices or a second home all your own. These are our favorites
white clean kitchen

Should you feng shui your kitchen?

Feng shui is all the rage, but can it work in your kitchen? We discuss
Outdoor patio with furniture and framed by curtains

How to hang outdoor curtains around your patio

Hanging outdoor curtains is a great way to spruce up your patio - here's why
Moroccan inspired living room

Here’s why you should consider Moroccan living room furniture

The Moroccan style of decor is special - here's why

How to create a relaxing bedroom that doubles as your sanctuary

These decor ideas will encourage you to use your bedroom as a place to rest, relax and unplug.
Dining room with mirror

5 ways to make any tiny dining room look larger

Small dining rooms don't have to feel cramped if you implement these tips