― My obsession with HGTV continues, and I actually feel good saying that I have finally narrowed it down to one of my all time favorite celebrity homes... for now at least. Kara Dioguardi's home is BEAUTIFUL! It's bright, modern, open, airy, contemporary and just chic with some added natural wood elements that just balance out this space perfectly! It is definitely my inspiration when I redo my house - clean lines, high contrast, bright, and comfy. ∙ I love window bench reading nooks...and [...].