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House Tours for the Holidays: 10 Favorites from June

The Beautifully Strange World of Miranda Lake Jess & Mikaylah's Simple and Sweet East Austin Cottage Matilde & Gustavo's Arts District Apartment Valorie's Bold New Orleans Home Will & Rebekah's Traditional with a Twist in Paris MykaShow More Summary

Before & After: Whole Room Transformations — Best of 2014

We love a good Before and After... and nothing is quite as excited as seeing an entire space go from drab to fab. From all the great projects we featured in 2014, here are the best whole-room transformations. READ MORE »

Get Organized! 7 Chic Ways to Display Your Jewelry

Why hide your best baubles in a box when you can put them on display? These seven jewelry-organizing ideas are just as stylish as they are clever. Whether you're a DIY guru or a one-stop-shop maven, there's something here for everyone! Animal...Show More Summary

Wavy Timber Slats Delivering a Cave-Like Feel: New Six Degrees Cafe in Jakarta

Designing a cafe has turned into challenging task over the years, with so many creative interior schemes being born daily. Studio OOZN Design completed the development of Six Degrees Cafe, an original relaxation hub, located within a...Show More Summary

Global Style: The Year's Most Gorgeous Kids' Rooms from Around the World — Best of 2014

GERMANY: Aidan's Dreamy Room One of the wonderful things about the internet is the ability to share and connect across borders and oceans. We love seeing homes from around the world and seeing the design trends that thread their way throughout the world as well as be introduced to new styles influenced by a diversity of cultures. Show More Summary

Simply Our Best Storage Solutions This Year — Best of 2014

Need to store something in almost any room of your home? We've probably covered it 'round these parts. Here are some of our most helpful storage ideas from this year — from shoes to spices — to help you squeeze the most out of any size space. READ MORE »

How to Outfit Your Bedroom Like a Boutique Hotel

There's a reason why you've dreamed of living in your favorite boutique hotel - the polished yet relaxing suites! Interiors maven Emily Henderson has a knack for designing dreamy bedrooms that could rival those found at the hippest hotels. Show More Summary

The Best Advice From This Year's House Tours — Best of 2014

You can get ideas from any beautiful space. But there's just something so inspiring about the advice that comes from people in real homes — stylish folks who have figured out what's important to them in a home and made their environment match their personalities. Show More Summary

House Tours for the Holidays: 10 Favorites from May

Matt & Mel's Animated Abode Erin's Modern Loft Nick & Spiro's City Farmhouse Teri & Nick's Handmade Home in London Jeff's Texture and Tone Abode Chad and Dave's Modern Dream Home Bernadette's Cool, Colorful & Contemporary Austin Home John & Erin's Mid-Century Modern Ranch Home Laura's Bright and Beautiful Victorian Duplex in Glasgow Masha & Colin's Worldly Abode READ MORE »

Reader Favorites: May's Top 5 Posts — Best of 2014

1. 5 Chores You Should Never Skip (Even If You're Busy) 2. The Ultimate IKEA Shopping List: 9 Cheap, Chic Classics 3. Do It Yourself: 10 Things to Make Instead of Buy 4. Kitchen Remodel Makeovers: 20 Great Before & After Transformations for Every Budget 5. 100+ Tips for Frugal Living: How to Get Thrifty and Save Money READ MORE »

Aviation Inspiration and Superhero Dreams in a Quirky Tainan Home

A happy marriage requires communication and compromise. That idea must carry through not only things as simple as what you will have for dinner but as complex as what your home will look like. This home in Tainan, from Ivan House Design, draws a large amount of inspiration from the husband’s occupation, it also pays […]

Our Favorite Outdoor Spaces — Best of 2014

It may be a little chilly, but that doesn't mean we can't dream of beautiful outdoor spaces — and beautiful weather to go with them. From our 2014 tours, here are some of our favorite outdoor 'rooms'. They'll have you feeling inspired, and dreaming warm-weather dreams, in no time. READ MORE »

Striking Wellness&Bathroom Design Merger: New Spa Suite by Alberto Apostoli

The spa suite designed by Alberto Apostoli captured the attention of visitors to Equip’Hotel 2014, the international event for the hospitality industry in Paris. As ambassador to Italy for architecture, Alberto Apostoli presented “Just...Show More Summary

Goodbye Picasso by David Douglas Duncan — Maxwell's Daily Find 12.25.14

Goodbye Picasso by David Douglas Duncan • From $19.95 • Amazon.com There are a half dozen picture books that marked by childhood and this is the top of the list. A visual history published in 1974 of Picasso during the time that he lived...Show More Summary

Saturn is The Spill-Proof Wine Glass You’ve Been Waiting For

These spill-proof wine glasses could save your tablecloths and carpets this holiday party season.

Companion Stools Are the Cutest Furniture You’ll Ever Love

Don't want to take care of a pet? These alien-like stools are the next best thing.

Gear-Equipped Wooden Table Mixes the Modern + Traditional

Decades ago, furniture was built for durability and strength. A Dutch designer has created a table that is both modern and durable.

25 Moms Reveal Their Money Resolutions for the New Year

Post by Liz Alterman. 'Tis the season for setting those New Year's resolutions! Rather than rehash the same old diet and exercise intentions we hear about year after year, we thought we'd take a look at some ideas moms are sharing that'll...Show More Summary

Tiny Tricks That Add Storage

Your square footage is set in stone, but if your space feels stuffed with stuff, there's one way you can look to find more space: upward. Your walls are a blank slate that are ready to hold the things you just can't figure out quite where to put. Show More Summary

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