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Five Ways to Decorate With Red

The color red mixes well with almost any color scheme, but how do you decorate with red without going overboard? Here are five quick and easy ways to add red to your home.

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Photo 5 of 5Using red in areas of a room, rather than the whole room, helps to define spaces without overwhelming.

Put Red Underfoot(5 of 5)

An area rug, especially Oriental, is a great way to bring in the color regardless of your decor. Designer Gia Venturi uses a room-size rug to bring rich, regal color to this monochromatic living space and picks up the color throughout with a few well-placed accessories.

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