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10 Haunted Houses You Can Buy Right Now — Design News

Are you part of the 62% of Americans who would buy a place with a spooky past? Curbed rounded up ten frighteningly haunted homes around the country that are currently for sale. READ MORE »

How To Clean an Iron — Apartment Therapy Tutorials

We've all been there: pressed for time (pun intended), forced to use our iron with a dirty plate, nervous that the precious few minutes we are taking to actually iron out the wrinkles might set us even further behind by the transferring of gunk to the garment, forcing you to choose a completely new outfit altogether. Show More Summary

A Gallery of Beautifully Serene Bedrooms

'Serene' is one of those qualities that is sort of ineffable — it's hard to pinpoint exactly what makes a space calm and relaxing. But whatever it is, these bedrooms have it in spades. So take a deep breath, let it back out, and take a look at these 12 serene spaces. READ MORE »

Top Ten: The Best Freestanding Wardrobes and Clothing Racks — Apartment Therapy's Annual Guide 2014

If you're living in a space with a teeny tiny closet (or no closet at all), that's no reason to fret. A freestanding wardrobe or clothing rack can provide a home for all your things, no remodeling required. Here are 10 of our favorites. READ MORE »

Ideas to Steal from a Beautiful Sicilian Kitchen

This tiny, perfect Sicilian kitchen is proof that you don't need a huge floor plan to create a beautiful, one-of-a-kind kitchen. Click below for other views of this lovely little space, and five details you can steal for your own kitchen. READ MORE »

How To Make Chicken Breasts More Interesting — The Kitchn

From The Kitchn ? 5 Easy Ways to Make Chicken Breast More Interesting READ MORE »

Rebecca's Floor Plan: Nailing the Layout — LIVEBLOOGING THE STYLE CURE

Drawing up a proper to-scale 3D floor plan was a revelation. My usual method is to drag furniture around the room shouting things like, "Yes, it'll definitely fit there! It will! It's going to look amazing! Okay, so it's bit tight, what about over there...?" Until everything has found a home and I have discovered new arm muscles I didn't know existed. READ MORE »

Trick-Or-Treating in the Burbs by John Falter — On The Wall

Trick-Or-Treating in the Burbs by John Falter Previous On the Wall print READ MORE »

Elegant Kasokudo Bonsai Planter Inspired by the Automotive Industry

A striking fusion of form and function, the Kasokudo Bonsai Planter by designer Adrian Magu is as stylish as it gets. The product is an artistic representation of the developer’s interest for everything green and his work in the automotive...Show More Summary

Breakfast (& Lunch, & Dessert!) In Bed: Food-Printed Kids' Bedding

"No food in bed!" I'm sure we've all said it at one point. And yet, here are some bedding options that let the impossible be possible: food on the bed, without the mess! READ MORE »

Beautifully Boho: Nurseries & Kids Rooms with a Bohemian Vibe

Eulalie's Playfully Bohemian Nursery on Apartment Therapy When you think about it, Bohemian decor is perfect for kids' rooms - laid back, relaxed and filled with a mix of colors and patterns. It can be playful and casual or more chic and elegant. Ready for a dose of Boho style in kids' rooms? Here are a dozen rooms to check out: READ MORE »

Better Organization for My Small, Double-Doored Closet? — Good Questions

Q: I live in a small apartment with a double folding door closet that is pretty big. I'm a male with the usual materials: T-shirts, dress shirts, jeans, underwear, socks, a few suits, etc. I'm trying to figure out how to organize my closet so it doesn't always look like a bomb went off. READ MORE »

How To Clean Your Windows Like a Pro — Apartment Therapy Tutorials

Good news: If it's sunny outside, you can wait to wash your windows. It's best to save the task for an overcast day, because the direct sunlight can heat the windows, making them dry too quickly and leave streaks. Here are some other tips on cleaning your windows like a pro: READ MORE »

This Smart Suitcase Addresses the Annoyances of Air Travel — Design News

Ever lost a bag, fought over an airport charger, or had to pay an overage fee? Of course you have. Bluesmart is a smart suitcase that helps you avoid these common travel pitfalls. Having vastly exceeded their Indiegogo goal already, the case has charging features, a built-in scale, and location trackers that connect to your phone. READ MORE »

A Halloween Playlist For Grownups

As much as I love the classics, there's a ton of fantastically-creepy music out there that has nothing to do with British werewolves, thriller nights, or witch-ay women... READ MORE »

Are Any of These REAL Haunted Houses In Your Neighborhood?

They're dilapidated, eerily beautiful and they all have very dark pasts. In his new book, 13: An American Horror Story, Photographer Seph Lawless investigates these ghostly American houses and shares the sad tales behind their deadly histories. Read on if you dare... READ MORE »

How To Downsize a Kitchen: 8 Tips for Owning Less in the Most Space-Sucking Room in the House

Lately it seems that I'm hearing the word "downsize" everywhere. From friends buying their first bijoux apartments after years in shared and spacious rented accommodation, to my parents' generation selling multi-bedroom suburban houses and moving into city condos, to articles about living more minimally, owning less is trending. READ MORE »

Emily & Aaron's Condo: New Floors — Renovation Diary

The kitchen is coming together - and we have new floors! Name: Aaron and Emily Choi Type of Project: Full remodel, including the kitchen and two bathrooms Location: La Jolla, California Type of building: Condo; 1300 square feet The Renovation...Show More Summary

Best Regards from Paris by K-Narf — Living With Art

I love huge, beautiful pieces of art, but I don't have a wall at home big enough to hang anything large, so we've started a little trade with our friends over at the Clic Gallery. We get to choose a lovely, huge photograph to adorn the front wall of our office every two months, and then we post it here and share it with you. Show More Summary

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