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 beloved judge on 8 seasons of HGTV Design Star as well on his own special, Live In Vern's House. He has a regular column in HGTV magazine and manages his own brand, Vern Yip Home, available at select retailers. He's also currently appearing on the reboot of TLC's Trading Spaces. Vern and his family divide their time between their homes in Atlanta, Manhattan and Florida's Panhandle.