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Baiyina's Sophisticated 'Paris Meets Los Angeles' Home — House Tour

Name: Baiyina Hughley Location: Miracle Mile; Los Angeles, California Size: 800 square feet Years lived in: 4 years As soon as you step into this quintessential LA apartment, the place feels like you are walking into a modern Parisian influenced home. Show More Summary

Art Deco Elegance from Dream Design Studio

Though the simplicity of modern design is certainly en vogue, there is still something to be said for decadence that throws caution to the wind and brings in plenty of lush, luxurious glamour. This space, a private home in Ukraine from the Kiev-based designers at Dream Design Studio, manages to marry the elegance and excess […]

Yes, You Can Buy a Home in Manhattan for Less than Half a Million Dollars

Manhattan real estate is notoriously expensive. But you don't have to be a millionaire to own a home in the city that never sleeps — just close to it. We hunted high and low and found these 12 apartments that are (relatively) bargain priced at under half a million dollars each. READ MORE »

Design Within Reach Massive Warehouse Sale This Weekend — Design News

New York & New Jersey design lovers, Design Within Reach is having a huge warehouse sale this weekend, November 15 & 16. Everything is an additional 20% off the lowest price. A shuttle will run from their Flatiron studio to the outlet in Secaucus. DWR is also giving away a $100 gift card to one lucky shopper. READ MORE »

Budget Minimalist Apartment Designed for a Young Couple in Israel

Studio Dana Shaked completed the design and development of a highly minimalist apartment in Kfar Saba, Israel. The owners of this home- a young couple- bought the place without any furniture or decoration. Their brief requested an apartment on a budget that would meet their modern living needs. Show More Summary

The "Goodbye 90s, Hello Vintage Modern" Loft Makeover — Makeover: Decorating + Renovation Project

Renovation by: Team Macnab Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada Jordan send us some photos and info on a recent project. He writes: The Macnabs have recently come together with all their handy friends & family to create what they are calling a true “Vintage Modern” double height loft in Vancouver’s industrial loft land. Show More Summary

Thanksgiving Is Not About The Bird: 15 Ideas for Making It Fun and Meaningful for the Whole Family

We all know that Thanksgiving is about much more than turkey and stuffing. It's about being thankful for the people and blessings in our lives and it's a day to spend together. If your family's usual modus operandi involves half theShow More Summary

Before & After: 1 Weekend, 1 Dresser and 1 Fabulous DIY

DeaAnna found this dresser at a yard sale for $35. It had some fun details and the drawers were all in working condition so she decided to give it some much-needed love. It turned out so well she couldn't stand to hide it in the bedroom anymore. READ MORE »

The Easiest Thanksgiving Centerpiece I've Ever Made — The Kitchn

From The Kitchn ? The Easiest Thanksgiving Centerpiece I've Ever Made READ MORE »

Bright Riverview Home Punctuated by Natural Panoramas 

A riverview home is perfect for those who imagine living in harmony with their surrounding environment. This particular Riverview House by Studio Dwell Architects is located in Wayne, Illinois, and its location allows owners to enjoy panoramic views of the sloping terrain down to the Fox River throughout the home. Show More Summary

Ideas for Disguising Unsightly Window AC During the Winter? — Good Questions

Q: So I searched the archives and found these tips on storing your AC. What do you do when you live in a tiny NY studio with minimal storage? Throw a table cloth over it and call it a winter table? Surely that's a possibility, but I don't have the original box, so it's a bit lopsided the way it sits. READ MORE »

The Horse Leather Watch — Maxwell's Daily Find 11.13.14

The Horse Leather Watch • $129 A stunning new watch discovery: beautifully simple design from a small Australian company. Strap is Italian leather and movement is Japanese quartz. Check out the other designs here and The Horse here. READ MORE »

Raw Concrete Pendant Lamps Pouring Warmth and Elegance 

Modern homes equipped with the right lighting systems give off a cozy vibe, deepening the feeling of home. Bavarian designer Stefan Gant designs and creates modern concrete pendant lights adorned with shiny gild that adds character and strength. Show More Summary

15 DIY Ideas and Inspiration for a Modern Thanksgiving Table

It seems that after Halloween the holiday flood gates open, but there's still Thanksgiving somewhere in there. It's nice to have a day to gather with family and friends and be thankful for what we have before we sit down to make our wish lists. Show More Summary

This Artist Will Knit Herself Into a Cocoon — Design News

This weekend at the Institute of Contemporary Art Boston, fiber artist Bea Camacho will knit (technically, crochet) herself into a cocoon. The live performance will be similar to previous ones Camacho has done, such as Enclose (left), which took 11 hours to complete. READ MORE »

Free Day! Do What You Gotta Do: Catch Up, Get Ahead or Take a Break — The Style Cure: Assignment #15

The lesson to take away from today's "free day"? Here goes: all things usually take more time than expected and building in a little breathing room at the beginning will always be appreciated down the road. My husband calls it "being kind to your future self". Today is our pre-scheduled breather for the Cure, along with a few suggestions of how to spend it... READ MORE »

How To Patch a Hole in the Wall — Apartment Therapy Tutorials

A nice big piece of art can hide a world of trouble on the wall behind it — and a few of my pieces did until I recently discovered how little effort it took to repair those minor accidents. READ MORE »

5 Kitchen Things You Should Always Pick Up at a Flea Market — The Kitchn

From The Kitchn ? 5 Kitchen Things You Should Always Pick Up at a Flea Market READ MORE »

Essley's Room to Grow Nursery — My Room

Name: Essley (10 months) Location: Chicago, Illinois In addition to the obvious fact that this room is special to me because it's my daughter's, it's also special because I got to design it from scratch. It used to be our guest room, and I was able to make it a blank slate - everything except the carpeting was redone. Show More Summary

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