Hadley Mendelsohn

Hadley Mendelsohn

Design Editor

Hadley Mendelsohn is House Beautiful's design editor, and when she's not busy obsessing over all things decor-related, you can find her scouring vintage stores, reading, or stumbling about because she probably lost her glasses again. Along with interior design, she writes about everything from travel to entertainment, beauty, social issues, relationships, fashion, food, and on very special occasions, witches, ghosts, and other Halloween haunts. 

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halloween decor ideas
40 DIY Halloween Decorations That Are Actually Cool (and Easy)

Wicked chic and on-theme.

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20 White Kitchens That Are Straight-Up Divine

Pure inspiration.

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Why It's Worth Installing a Jib Door (and How)

Let us explain.

beautiful abandoned places
The 35 Most Beautiful Abandoned Places In The World

And learn the haunting backstories.

bedroom lighting ideas
30 Creative Ways To Light Up Your Bedroom

Set the right mood.

classy halloween decorations
20 Halloween Decorating Ideas That Will Give Your Party Life

Scarecrows? We can do better than that.

ceiling types
These Are the Best Ceiling Types for Every Home

Don't neglect your fifth wall.

bathroom subway tile ideas
15 Designer-Approved Ways To Use Subway Tile In Your Bathroom

It's popular for a good reason.

powder room ideas
30 Chic Powder Rooms You and Your Guests Will Both Love

Small but mighty.

new years eve decorations
The Cutest NYE Party Decorations That Will Make Your Party Pop Off

Later days to those terrible teenage years.

jacuzzi infrared sauna for backyard
This Freestanding Sauna Is the Ultimate Lifestyle Upgrade

Add this to your wishlist.

kitchen storage ideas
These 35 Kitchen Storage Ideas Are Serious Game-Changers

Make your space work smarter, not harder.

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Designing Your Kitchen In Zones Will Make Your Life So Much Easier

"Zones" are the new kitchen work triangle.

Halloween Lanterns
12 DIY Halloween Lanterns You Can Make In No Time

Are you afraid of the dark?

Mariah Carey at Beacon Theatre
A Holiday Party Isn't Complete Without These 19 Best Christmas Songs

Get ready for your solo.

kitchen backsplash ideas
50 Chic Kitchen Backsplash Ideas That Will Transform the Entire Room

From tiles to stone and beyond.

halloween wreaths
Halloween Wreaths Are a Thing—and They're Cooler Than You Think

Door decor that'll keep the monsters out.

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These Are the Best Hotels In Montreal For Every Kind of Traveler

From historic charmers to hip boutiques.

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Definitive Proof That Modern Kitchens Have Endless Versatility

From whimsical to sophisticated.

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11 Reasons to Get In On the Zellige Tile Trend

Everything you need to know about the cool new backsplash.

kitchen backsplash ideas
15 Fresh Subway Tile Ideas to Recreate In Your Kitchen

These backsplashes deserve a standing ovation.

small kitchen ideas
50 Small Kitchen Ideas to Steal So You Never Feel Claustrophobic Again

Hello, sky-high cabinets and mirrored backsplashes.

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31 Amazing Treehouses You Can Actually Rent

Perched high above the ground, these dreamy, treetop cabins have views for days.

breakfast nooks
30 Breakfast Nooks That'll Make Every Morning a Little Sunnier

(Almost) as energizinng as coffee.

laundry room decor
23 Laundry Room Ideas That Make Folding a Lot Less Tedious

Smart storage and luxe textures on tap.

winter decorations
20 Winter Decorating Ideas to Hibernate In Style

Bring on the snow days.

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small Christmas trees
25 Small Christmas Tree Ideas For When You Have Literally No Space

They're just as festive as the big ones.