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Interior designer's East Austin home
Suzanna Santostefano offers tips for a DIY-chic living space.  Photo by Andrea Calo
Interior designer's East Austin home
The couple redid the landscaping and installed sleek cement walls, steel walkways, and a retaining wall. Photo by Andrea Calo
Interior designer's East Austin home
Out back, they weren't afraid of going bold with paint. Photo by Andrea Calo
Interior designer's East Austin home
One tip? Buy local artwork.  Photo by Andrea Calo
Interior designer's East Austin home
Layer the old and the new, she suggests. Photo by Andrea Calo
Interior designer's East Austin home
Pair new pieces with old finds so the home doesn't look like a showroom. Photo by Andrea Calo
East Austin home
Highway nightscapes painted by Mick adorn the master bedroom. Photo by Andrea Calo