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Great Wall Ruins Found in Far North of China — Design News

Archaeologists in China have discovered six miles of ruins on the border of the Gansu province and the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region that they say is a stretch of the Great Wall. Experts have thought that the Wall had extended this far north, but this is the first physical evidence to support that theory. Show More Summary

Before & After: Craigslist Cabinet Turned Cat Box

After too many dinner parties in view of the litter box, Tina decided to DIY a solution. Here's how a $10 Craigslist find became a cat box: READ MORE »

Maureen & Lui''s "Moved Down the Street" Massachusetts Home — House Call

Name: Maureen Location: Jamaica Plain (Boston), Massachusetts If Maureen's expert and liberal use of bold wall colors and sophisticated look seem familiar, it may be because we featured her style in a home tour a few years ago: Maureen & Lui's Pondside Lily Pad. Show More Summary

Celebrate Spring! 3 Ways to Enjoy the Outdoors This Weekend

Georgia's "Primitive Modern" Austin Home Spring is (finally!) here, and there's no better time to be outside. From our video archives, here are a few of our favorite ways to enjoy the outdoors. READ MORE »

The Best IKEA Products for Small Spaces

Spotted on Livet Hemma. In Europe there's a long and proud tradition of tiny apartment living, so it's no surprise that the folks at IKEA have a few tricks up their sleeves when it comes to living in little spaces. We've compiled a short list of some of the handiest and most versatile IKEA products for small space living. READ MORE »

In New York & Philadelphia, Signs Go Up to Prevent Street Harassment — Design News

Even being tricked into catcalling your mom and a "don't do that" from Playboy has yet to stop this invasive practice. For the fifth annual Anti-Street Harassment Week, New York's Feminist Apparel and Philly's Pussy Division have put up dozens of "No Catcalling" street signs in their respective cities. READ MORE »

A Gallery of Inspiring Small Bedrooms

Just because your bedroom is itty-bitty doesn't mean it can't be beautiful. We've searched the web for the most attractive tiny bedrooms out there and have rounded them up here to inspire your own small space. READ MORE »

Design & Chemistry in Seattle Part 1: Brooke — House Tour

Name: Brooke Baker Eide Location: Ballard; Seattle, Washington Size: 800 square feet Years lived in: 1.5 years; Rented I came across a really exciting and unique House Tour adventure to bring you all on. We have two individually inspiring tours to go on by a very design savvy couple. Show More Summary

7 Affordable & Big-Impact Personalizing Tricks All Renters Should Try At Least Once

Though moving into a bland rental apartment with lots of decor limitations can be a bummer, it doesn't mean you've got to stay stuck with a home you don't love — or that doesn't express your personality. Use one or more of these proven tricks for renters for a big impact on the look of your space — without spending a lot of money, either. READ MORE »

5 Small Design Details to Add Today For A Cheerier Kitchen

Before & After: A Modern Vintage Loft Kitchen Makeover Looking to infuse your small/sad/bland/plain kitchen with a little bit of cheery spring-like excitement? You don't need to go big, expensive or permanent. These five design details, though small, will make a big impact in your kitchen space. And they're easy and fast enough you can add them to your space today! READ MORE »

10 Room-Sized Rugs for Under $200

The right rug really ties the room together, and if your floors are especially ugly, it can also cover over a multitude of sins. Problem is, unless you live in a shoebox, the right-sized rug is probably a big rug, and big rugs can cost a lot of money. Show More Summary

How To Wash Your Kitchen Cabinets — Apartment Therapy Tutorials

No matter how careful of a cook you might be, the "splatter" struggle is real. Food stuffs, especially grease, make it their business to find the most remote, unthinkable surfaces to cling to in your clean kitchen. Even if they don't...Show More Summary

Smart Takeaways from 10 Truly Tiny Kitchens

While large kitchens are often the stuff of dreams, small kitchens are the more down-to-earth practical cousins, with much to teach us about making the most out of everyday cooking spaces. Take these tips and a healthy dose of inspiration from ten tiny kitchens that demonstrate myriad ways to maximize your opportunities. READ MORE »

Demi Moore Lists Her Central Park West Tower — Design News

Bought in 1990 with then-husband Bruce Willis, Demi Moore is selling her three-story tower overlooking Central Park (the other tower is owned by Bono). The residence includes a 2 bedroom, 2 bath lobby-level maisonette for the total price of $75 million. READ MORE »

25+ Cheap Makeover Ideas for Basic Vinyl Roller Shades

Instead of ordering new curtains or blinds, take a second look at the vinyl roller shades already hanging in your window. For just a little bit of money, you can embellish those budget basics into something that looks a little more custom and expensive. READ MORE »

New Yorkers May Actually See the Elusive Rent Freeze — Design News

According to the Rent Guidelines Board's annual report this week, landlords only experienced a.5% increase in operating costs last year, the smallest increase since 2002. It's looking like, come June, New Yorkers might see the first rent freeze on stabilized apartments in the Board's 46-year history. Show More Summary

Mike's Creative 1932 Craftsman Bungalow — House Call

Name: Mike Location: San Antonio, Texas The house was only the second one I ever looked at and though it needed a lot of work, it spoke to me right away. My dad and I did all the renovation — a complete gut — over the next year and a half. Show More Summary

Stylishly Store and Display Your Record Collection: Our Best Advice

A killer vinyl collection is a thing of pride — and an awesome way to enjoy and listen to music at home. But unlike its more modern digital brother, record collections can take up A LOT of space in a home, as well as need regular maintenance to keep clean and uncluttered. We've gathered our best vinyl advice for your record collections. READ MORE »

5 Blogs from the United Kingdom to Check Out

I'm an avid blog reader, and include sites from near and far, and by bloggers both famous and virtually unknown, on my daily must-read list. Since moving to London nine years ago, I've added more and more UK-based blogs to my reader; here are five that I think are worth adding to yours. READ MORE »

Sign Up for Tidal & Maybe Get a Call from Jay Z — Design News

If you haven't signed up for Tidal— Jay Z's new streaming music service— yet, here's a potential incentive. Exec Vania Schlogel says Jay, Jack White, and other artists have been phoning fans to say thanks for streaming their music. We'll pick up for Beyoncé any day. READ MORE »

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