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Fall Color Fashion: Burgundy & Blue

Burgundy and navy blue are classic colors, especially for fall. You can wear them individually, together as a sophisticated set, or layer in some neutral camel or grey for added dimension. Or, mix in a pop of bright berry, blush, or even cobalt to bend more modern. Here are fifteen looks to inspire your wardrobe... READ MORE »

One Foolproof Way to Instantly Perk Up Any Room

Is there a room in your home that is completely decorated, but feels a bit blah? Try this one quick trick to instantly add energy to any room. READ MORE »

Tell Us: Did You Inform Neighbors of a Coming Baby?

I'm so curious about what our readers have to say about this subject, as we have some "problem" neighbors and a baby on the way. This is mostly for those parents who live in apartment or condo buildings—when you were about to have a baby, did you inform neighbors of the noise level to come? READ MORE »

Carly & Scott's Colorful Collected Apartment — House Tour

Name: Scott Henderson & Carly Sciacqua Location: Central Richmond District; San Francisco, California Size: 1,000 square feet Years lived in: 2 years; Rented The newly engaged (congrats!) couple's home is the perfect example of a successful collaboration. Show More Summary

Bedroom Design Ideas for Creating a Weekend Getaway at Home

Have you every come away from a stay at a boutique hotel feeling relaxed and energized at the same time? There's no reason this feeling has to be restricted to boutique hotel stays. Bring it home! READ MORE »

It's Made from What??!! Sunburst Mirror DIY Projects — Design Quiz

Sunburst mirrors have become wildly popular projects with DIY'ers for a few good reasons: 1) they are almost always awesome looking 2) they can be made very cheaply 3) they can be made from almost anything! To illustrate this last point,...Show More Summary

Two Stacked Perpendicular Volumes Defining Modern LK House in Austria

A play of two volumes stacked one on top of the other was the design proposal forwarded by Dietrich Untertrifaller Architects for LK House in the town of Hard, Austria. The “boxes” are partially wrapped in concrete, a rough material contrasting the extensive glazing and wooden shading panels. Show More Summary

Before & After: Beige Kitchen Lightens Up a Notch

Priyanka's kitchen was just fine. Not the prettiest, that's for sure. And it was a little...beige looking. When she was ready to renovate, Priyanka knew exactly what she wanted. Take a peek at what she decided to do with it: READ MO...

Open Shelving Keeps You Honest, and Other Tips for Getting (and Staying) Organized — Apartment Therapy Video Roundup

As everyone who's ever tried to say organized knows, having a tidy, uncluttered home takes more than just a big "I'm-a organize all the things!" binge every now and then. Getting (and staying) organized is more about developing attitudes and habits that help you keep clutter under control every day, and not just once a month or twice a year. Show More Summary

Special Occasion Decor: 10 DIY Floral Garlands

In my opinion, flowers make everything better. I love them in vases, clipped onto crowns and I especially love them tied onto garland for special occasions — or just for fun! Here are 10 DIY versions, 5 using fresh flowers and 5 using pretty papers. READ MORE »

How To Deal with Super Small WC & Shower-in-a-Closet? — Good Questions

Q: I desperately need advice regarding a situation that probably only a few of you are familiar with. My boyfriend and I have recently rented a tiny apartment (38 sqm/410 sqft) in the heart of Amsterdam, and to get a place with a roof deck, we sacrificed bathroom space. READ MORE »

A Basement Apartment Turned Swank Space-Age Bachelor Pad — Professional Project

Project by: Ann Yu and Amber Tillman/AAID Location: New York City One of my good friends moved to New York earlier this year to pursue a new career and life in magical NYC so my design colleague and I wanted to kick off his fresh new start by transforming his dungeon-like 500 sq. Show More Summary

How To Measure for Curtains, Shades and Blinds

My enthusiasm for measuring things is something of a joke around my house. At any moment I might jump up, grab my tape measure, and start measuring walls, windows, furniture, trim, etc. You name it, and I've probably measured it several times over. READ MORE »

Color Battle: Navy vs. Indigo

Indigo might be the dark blue of the moment. However, it is nothing new to home interiors; it's a stylistic reincarnation of navy blue. Indigo and navy are both a dark blue bordering on black, but one color name is associated with an eclectic style, while the other expresses a traditional style. We love it, whichever name it goes by. READ MORE »

Before & After: It All Started With a Closet...

Nick and his wife settled into a basement apartment in San Francisco that simply didn't make the most of the space available. Light was an issue and so was flow. They decided to add a closet to the space and ended up gutting their entire home and starting over...and the results are amazing. Check it out... READ MORE »

A Peek Into the Homes of Legendary Fashion Designers — Shrimpton Couture

Halston's NYC Townhouse, photographed for New York times in 1977. As fashion week wraps up, I thought it would be fun to share this post I recently came across. It's an exclusive look into the homes of fashion icons Yves Saint Laurent, Armani, Halston and Karl Lagerfeld. Show More Summary

Chris' Casually Artful Studio — House Tour

Name: Chris Location: Denver, Colorado Size: 800 square feet Years lived in: 2 years; Rented Chris is the kind of dude you want to get a drink with. He has incredible taste an art, an appreciation for smart furniture from all eras of design, and he's a talented artist, but too humble to point out his own work in his apartment. Open Slideshow READ MORE »

Emily Henderson's New Work Out Of The House Space

Name: Emily Henderson Location: Eagle Rock, Los Angeles, CA With some help from Tiny Prints, interior designer Emily Henderson held a soiree to christen her new and first-ever work-out-of-the-house office space! I caught her between sips of amazing cocktails by Pharmacie and nibbles by RoomForty. Show More Summary

Make It Work: Beds in Corners

I used to believe that placing a bed in the corner of a room was a problem. The task of making the bed can be more difficult, and it can look strange pushing furniture to the edges of the room. But sometimes, when a room is especially small or if you're trying to fit two twins into a small shared children's room (or guest room) it's just a necessity. Show More Summary

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