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The kitchen is often referred to as the heart of the home, and most people want that heart to feel warm and welcoming. For the rooms where you cook and eat, we've rounded up a few small (and not-so-small) ways to add a little cheer through color...

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Add Color Through Accessories: Aja's Anti-Depressive Kitchen
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Tablecloths are a Quick Fix: Family Tree Tablecloth from Ferm Living
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Tea Towels Are Cheap and Easy: Tea Towels from Xochi Santa Fe
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Placemats, Runners, and Chargers Add Color to the Table: Juniper Placemat from Unison
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Flowers Add a Layer of Detail: Pink Dining Room from House Beautiful