Designer Nate Berkus oversaw everything from landscaping to lamps. "I wanted to create a warm, beautiful frame for their lives," he says.
To enhance the basic Habitat house, he and Oprah suggested cornices, crown molding, and double doors to conceal the washers and dryers that were—like the rest of the large appliances—supplied by Whirlpool through Lowe's.
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