Vern Yip has designed his way across America, having reconfigured countless homes during four season's on TLC's Trading Spaces, NBC's Home Intervention, his own HGTV shows Deserving Design with Vern Yip and HGTV's Urban Oasis, and through his private practice Vern Yip Designs in Atlanta, Georgia. He has been a constant as a beloved judge on 8 seasons of HGTV's hit summer series, HGTV Design Star as well on his own special, Live In Vern's House. He has his own column in HGTV magazine and manages his own brand, Vern Yip Home, available at select retailers. This year, he created a line of lighting accessories that launched in Bergdorf Goodman and Neiman Marcus.Vern and his family divide their time between their homes in Atlanta, Manhattan, and Florida's Panhandle.
"Enables novices to find their own aesthetic. His fans and those seeking basic design advice will find much to recommend." --Library Journal, STARRED REVIEW "Jam-packed with helpful decorating advice... shares tips like how to pick the right-size sofa, how low pendants should hang, and pretty ways to arrange store-bought flowers." --HGTV Magazine "Not just a coffee-table book filled with beautiful interiors, but a grab-and-go resource on what it takes to create timeless style at home." --Los Angeles Times "Gives you the design formulas and principles you need to achieve that flawless je ne sais quoi in every room of your home. Plus, the beautiful images of his own homes are not to be missed." --Popsugar Oprah.com "Strategic secrets to creating an inviting living space." --Oprah.com "Remarkably practical advice." --Atlanta magazine