Happify Your Home: 20 Good Shopper's Guides

Around mid-February, I really start to get sick of winter. Impatient for spring, I feel cooped up inside, but doing a few small things to happify a home can help. To bring a bright spot into a cold month, think about small additions of color, lighting, plants, or artwork.

ADD COLOR & TEXTURE
1. Favorite Fabric Shops: High & Low
2. Rugs on the Cheap: 12 Good Sources
3. Colorful Bedding on the Cheap: 10 Sources
4. Apartment Therapy Editors' Favorite Paint Colors
5. Best Wallpaper & Sources 2010

ADD LIFE
6. Modern Florists Guide: Coast to Coast
7. Indoor Garden Solutions for Small Spaces
8. Container Gardening for Beginners: Shopper's Guide
9. The Best Sources for Mail-Order Plants
10. Flower Sources, DIY Ideas, and Alternatives

ADD LIGHT
11. Lighting Guide: 12 Styles and Sources
12. Best Lighting Stores 2010
13. The Ultimate Guide to Lighting Sources
14. Missing That Hour of Sunlight? Five Ways to Fake It
15. Best Sources for Unscented Candles

ADD ART
16. Best Affordable Art Galleries 2010
17. 10 Affordable Print Shops for First-Time Art Buyers
18. In Search of the Perfect Vintage Painting
19. Vintage Photography: High & Low
20. Traditional Artwork: 10 Affordable Sources