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Vintage-Edwardian Building Tastefully Upgraded Into Modern Home

Known as a popular tourist destination, Toronto’s Beaches neighborhood exhibits an almost artistic streetscape, due to its Victorian and Edwardian architectural legacy. A couple with a taste for contemporary architecture bought a dilapidated vintage-Edwardian, 1,250-sqf Beaches home and decided to make it livable. Show More Summary

Pat Yourself on the Back, Relax and Enjoy the Holidays! — The Style Cure: Assignment #22

You made it! (Or, at least, are hopefully on your way - that's ok too!) Three cheers to you for putting time, effort and creativity into your home - it's absolutely always worth it. Design and decor are meant to be evolving, so there...Show More Summary

Pretty & Simple: Place Setting Ideas for the Thanksgiving Table

Dressing the table for a holiday dinner, be it with friends or family, is a great opportunity to get creative and have a little fun. I love setting the table with a few unexpected elements or creating a theme to play off of. Here is a little inspiration to get you started. READ MORE »

This Is Megatropolis by Mister McGinnis — On The Wall

This Is Megatropolis by Mister McGinnis Previous On the Wall print READ MORE »

Be Leonardo DiCaprio's Neighbor for $40 Million — Design News

Want famous neighbors? A Greenwich Village triplex is available from Delos, the wellness-focused developers with investors and residents like Leonardo DiCaprio and Deepak Chopra. The $40 million pad has a list of health-boosting amenities, including "heat reflexology floors" and a "circadian lighting system." READ MORE »

Historic Church in London Transformed Into Contemporary Home by Gianna Camilotti Interiors

Architectural bureau Gianna Camilotti Interiors converted a historic church into a massive contemporary home in London, UK. The architecture team kept the original heritage features of the Victorian-style building with red brick facade. Show More Summary

Before & After: Lifeless Spare Room to Winsome Tween Retreat — Professional Project

Project by: Aparna Chacko / AjjC Design Location: Fremont, California This room needed an injection of personality before its new 10-year-old occupant moved in. It also needed a design that could carry this tween straight through the teen years. READ MORE »

5 Easy Ways to Make Pumpkin Pie Even Better — The Kitchn

From The Kitchn ? 5 Easy Ways to Make Pumpkin Pie Even Better READ MORE »

Trend Watch: Educational Charts

Vintage maps have been popular for quite a few years now, and as that trend starts to wane a bit, the new twist is the vintage educational chart. While traditionally hung from wooden dowel rods, some are more suited for framing or simply tacked up onto a wall. From flora and fauna to human anatomy, there is a subject matter to suit any style. READ MORE »

Noah's Graphic, Modern Abode — Kids Room Tour

Name: Noah (2) Location: Sydney, Australia Room Size: 3.8m x 2.6m With three sons ages 2-12, Simone of Honey & Fizz is an expert at putting together little boys' rooms. All three of her boys' rooms are full of graphic patterns, color, and most importantly, fun. Show More Summary

Moleskine's Latest Notebook Converts Sketches to Illustrator Files — Design News

Revered notebook makers Moleskine have a new high tech collaboration that makes your doodles digital. The Smart Notebook uses a companion iPhone app to turn your sketches into Adobe Illustrator-compatible vector images and jpeg files. READ MORE »

10 Scene-Stealing Modern Coffee Tables — Apartment Therapy's Annual Guide

The centerpiece of most living rooms is the sofa... but if you decide to splurge on one of these unique, modern coffee tables, your sofa might just find itself playing a supporting role. READ MORE »

?5 Reasons Why You Should Invite a Stranger to Thanksgiving Dinner

Holidays are like massive snowstorms: They don’t happen everyday but, when they do, everyone is both a little shell-shocked from all the swirling activity, yet ready to band with others in a show of camaraderie and goodwill. It’s a great...Show More Summary

Decorating with Toddlers: 10 Kid-Proof Coffee Tables — Apartment Therapy's Annual Guide

A friend of mine is redecorating her living room, and she mentioned that she had had a hard time coming up with a coffee table suitable for her toddler. Charged with a mission, I've come up with 10 options that have rounded corners and...Show More Summary

DIY the Style: Projects Inspired by A Vintage-Style Bathroom

Breeze Giannasio designed this vintage-style bathroom with an interplay of patterns and textures. Although it features a mix of high-end and affordable decor, you can also DIY much of what gives this this space its special style. Check out these three ways to get the look yourself: READ MORE »

This Shopping App Helps You Find What You're Looking For, In-Store — Design News

If Black Friday shopping is part of your holiday tradition, here's an iOS app that helps cut through the chaos. Chameleon is an in-store shopping app that updates you on real-time inventory and location of products in thousands of stores. So you can get in and get what you want, as easily as possible. READ MORE »

Why Everyone Needs Mood Enhancing Lighting

Ready or not, winter is coming. While most of us love the beauty of the first snow of the season or the tradition of spending holidays surrounded by family and friends, we don’t relish the idea of waking up in the dark and returning home in much the same state. If you’ve ever wondered why […] The post Why Everyone Needs Mood Enhancing Lighting appeared first on

3 Christmas Tree Alternative Ideas from One Creative Holiday Decorator

Traditions. They can be a handcuff, if you're the type that moves to the beat of a different drummer. But traditions are also an opportunity—nay, an enticing challenge—to celebrate the holidays in the most "you" way possible. I put up a black tinsel tree each year. And this homeowner? Well, she did it her way, in three ways. READ MORE »

Here, There, and Everywhere: Walls of Books in Every Room of the House

It's no secret that here at Apartment Therapy, we're big book lovers. Books have the power to make you laugh, make you cry, transport you to distant lands... and they make pretty great decor, as well. If you've run out of room for your books in the library or office (or don't have a library or office), here are a few more ideas for places to stash all those volumes. READ MORE »

Cute Kids Rooms By Fajno Design

There is no better place to celebrate the joy of whimsy and play than in a child’s room. With designs that are colorful and vibrant, a room can serve to inspire a child’s creativity and make them excited to spend time there alone and with their friends. These children’s rooms from Fajno Design are each […]

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