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1 IKEA TARVA Dresser, 25 Different Ways

Call them hacks, or makeovers, or just plain paint jobs, but these 25 DIY projects show you just what's possible with IKEA's TARVA dresser. It's an unfinished wood blank slate, waiting for your personal stamp of style. Check out these ideas and finished projects, and try one yourself this weekend. READ MORE »

Fresh Delightfully Modern Interiors From A Polish Architectural Studio

The homes in this post were each designed by the creative team at the 81.waw.pl design studio in Poland. While each space certainly has its own personality, the creative touches, whimsical elements, and amazingly cool storage spaces are all indicative of the team’s style. Have a look.

Good Deals: 12 Stylish Shower Curtains

One of the easiest ways to give your bathroom a face lift is to replace your shower curtain. The shower curtain is often the first thing that you notice when you walk into the bathroom and its color and texture can set the tone for the rest of the space. Show More Summary

Danielle and Austin's Kitchen & Garage Remodel: Kitchen Demolition Part the Second — Renovation Diary

This was way heavier than it looked, so I had to drop the camera and help. Name: Austin & Danielle (of Forage + Fodder) Type of Project: Kitchen & Garage Remodel Location: Austin, Texas Type of building: One story, Single-Family House,...Show More Summary

Hauntingly Beautiful Estate Near Santa Barbara Reviving a Sense Of Awe

This impressive Santa Barbara luxury home occupies a four acre piece of land in a gated community between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez mountains south of Los Angeles. Located in the vicinity of Santa Barbara, the home in the Cima...Show More Summary

I Will Recline My Seat on Planes Whenever I Darn Well Feel Like It

Post by Lisa Fogarty. Bet you never imagined the words "knee defender" would become a part of our collective lexicon. But thanks to one passenger who recently placed an actual device on the back of the airline seat in front of him just...Show More Summary

Frances' Frilly, Floral & Feminine Big Girl Room — My Room

Name: Frances (3) Location: Broadway, North Carolina About a year and a half ago my daughter's No Theme Modern Nursery was featured on Apartment Therapy. Today I wanted to share with you how this no-theme nursery has been transformed into a Big Girl Room. Show More Summary

Evernote Releases Desk Accessories Collection — Design News

A beautiful new desk accessories collection comes to us from Evernote. The app tapped designer Eric Pfeiffer, known for his mid century stylings, to design the gorgeous line. Bases come in wood and brights. READ MORE »

Before I Restore: Era & Maker of This Chair? — Good Questions

Q: I acquired this wood arm chair from someone at my storage unit when I was moving to a new place. They had bought another storage unit at auction and I happened to pass by at the right time so he gave it to me for free. The frame appears to be oak with a dark walnut stain, and caning on the sides: READ MORE »

Before & After: Leather Rug Learns How to Hang

This little leather rug might not look like much, but it's about to become a huge statement piece —and not in the way you might think. Rather than hanging out underfoot, it gains a more prominent place in the home, with the help of some DIY creativity... READ MORE »

How to Properly Light a Bathroom

As with the kitchen, the bathroom is a "work room," and therefore one of the most important spaces in the home to get lighting right. They also tend to be smaller than all the other rooms in our home, and don't have as many (or as large) windows. Show More Summary

2,700 Year Old Phoenician Shipwreck Discovered — Design News

A 2,700 year-old Phoenician shipwreck was discovered off the coast of Malta. The oldest shipwreck to be discovered in the Mediterranean, it is also notable because historians know so little about the Phoenicians and their ships. READ MORE »

Style Inspiration: Wallpaper in the Bathroom

As mentioned in this post by Adrienne, wallpaper can be a good way to brighten bathrooms — especially tiny windowless ones. If you are thinking of testing your wallpaper skills, here are 10 wallpapered bathrooms to get you inspired. READ MORE »

10 Helpful Checklists For a Well-Stocked Home

These checklists will keep you prepared for any situation - Houzz The top 6 excuses for home clutter - Real Simple Another new residential building replaces an event venue - Curbed The shocking truth about those Ikea home photos - HuffPost...Show More Summary

Before & After: The "We Had NO Idea" Kitchen Makeover — Renovation Project

Renovation by: Sarah Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota I'll admit this up front: We had NO. IDEA. what we were getting into when we started demolishing our dining room wall back in November 2012. READ MORE »

A Historical Love Letter About Making a Home Together

Our homes are built out of objects, love, and memories, but it's easy to forget how often they are also built on fantasies. We imagine the things we'd like to have, dream about the people who will be with us, and fantasize about the richness of life that will take place within our four walls. Show More Summary

Perforated Brick Entrance Screen Defining Fairbairn Road House in Australia

Taking on the challenges of a narrow site, Inglis Architects designed and developed Fairbairn Road House in a suburb of Melbourne, Australia. The project showcases a simple architectural language of masonry, timber and stone, with emphasis on the front facade: “The house presents itself to the public and does not seek refuge behind a fence. Show More Summary

See the French Chateau Where Brad and Angelina Tied the Knot

It's finally official - Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are married! The couple secretly tied the knot on Saturday, Aug. 23, at their home in Provence, France. Not just any home, Chateau Miraval is a stunning vineyard estate that spans 500 hectares of land. Show More Summary

Lucille Ball & Desi Arnaz' Beverly Hills Home for Sale — Design News

Luuucy, I'm hooooooome! A 1920s Spanish-style house, once owned by Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, is for sale. The 14,440 square foot, 7 bedroom/6.5 bathroom place is on the market for $6.985 million. READ MORE »

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