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Best Basics: 15 Must-Have Black-&-White Rugs Under $200

(Image credit: IKEA) Black-and-white floors, whether kitchen linoleum or handmade bathroom tiles, are totally timeless, classic yet bold, and completely irresistible to me. But if you don't have the time, money, or authority to redo all your floors, you can get the look with any one of these affordable and completely fantastic black-and-white rugs under $200. READ MORE »

Zoltan Apartment is Contemporary and Timeless

Designed in 2015 by A+Z Design Studio this contemporary apartment in Budapest, Hungary, utilizes sparse accessories to accentuate the sharp curvature of the space and draw the eye in. There are original touches throughout the apartment, such as the radiators and the pipes running from floor to ceiling. Show More Summary

The Best of BESTA: Design Inspiration for IKEA's Most Versatile Unit

(Image credit: My Unfinished Home) Oh IKEA, where would we be without you? From the ubiquitous BILLY bookcase to the beloved RASKOG cart, the Swedish giant's versatile pieces problem-solve in homes the world over. One of my personalShow More Summary

A Designer's No-Fail Secrets to One of the Most Powerful Color Palettes

(Image credit: Glen Allsop) A black and white color palette is a powerful one, no matter what style of home it's used in. Its potency lies in the contrast between two such distinct opposites. Its success depends on how you balance those two opposites. Show More Summary

Before & After: A Stunner of a DIY Home Office Makeover

(Image credit: April of Uncookie Cutter) April turned this beige, catch-all "pool house" space into such a crisp and gorgeous home office it is almost unrecognizable! READ MORE »

Behold the Power of the Fiddle-Leaf Fig Tree (and Basically Anything Leafy and Green)

(Image credit: Lonny) Nothing complements a bohemian space better than a plant — or a whole, whole lot of plants. And nowhere is that more evident than in these 12 living rooms, where lush foliage, funky patterns, and eclectic furnishings come together to create a truly unique space. READ MORE »

50 Unique Bookends For Book Lovers

Bookends are a fabulous way to decorate a home library so that it matches your interior. While many book collections look somewhat eclectic on their own, the right combination of ornaments and bookends can bring the entire room back in line with your chosen aesthetic. The first half of this post is dedicated to pop […]

Luminous Shop Showcases Indian Metal Art

Studio Ardete’s design transformed this metal profile cutting store in a Northern Indian city into an art exhibition that beautifully showcases the works produced inside.  They aimed to reignite interest in the art by redefining it with a modern edge.  To do this, the design showcases applications of water Jet CNC cutting in architecture. Show More Summary

Country Mindfulness Through Appalachian Porch Parties — Kitchn

(Image credit: Melanie LaForce) From Kitchn ? Appalachian Porch Parties Taught Me Mindfulness, Country-Style READ MORE »

How Long Do Most Couples Save for a Down Payment and How Much Do They Put Away Each Month? — Reality Check

A Mix of Old and New in Houston (Image credit: Shay Spaniola) In polite company, most people prefer to steer conversation away from the topic of money. And even if you do broach the subject of, say, buying a home with your friends, it's...Show More Summary

A Funky, "Southwestern Bohemian" Home in Austin — House Call

(Image credit: Submitted by Micaela) Name: Micaela Location: Bouldin Creek —Austin, Texas I am a Texan through and through, more importantly: a true Austinite. I was born and raised in Austin, TX and can't bring myself to leave. I absolutely love the city and the energy it exudes. READ MORE »

Badass Ways to Use Subway Tile in the Bathroom

(Image credit: The Hunted Interior) Subway tile has been around for more than 100 years, but recently it's enjoyed a huge surge in popularity, appearing in bathrooms and kitchens in all kinds of styles, from the very traditional to the super modern. Show More Summary

9 Stylish Serving Trays For Summer Entertaining Situations — Kitchn

(Image credit: Fab.com) From Kitchn ? 9 Trays to Serve 9 Summer Entertaining Situations READ MORE »

7 Ways to Eat Your Sunscreen: Can You Help Prevent Sunburn from the Inside Out?

(Image credit: Shutterstock) Could the right supplements help keep your skin safe all summer long? While it's absolutely essential to use a quality sunscreen to prevent burns, these seven foods and supplements just may bolster your efforts and increase your skin's tolerance to those red-inducing rays. Show More Summary

A Bright Boston Victorian with a Modern Twist — House Tour

(Image credit: Anna Spaller) Name: Justin and Anna Spaller + Cat, Oscar Location: Savin Hill — Boston, Massachusetts Size: 600 square feet Years lived in: Rented 1 year Two years ago, Justin and I had no idea we would end up living in an old Boston neighborhood, let alone in a beautiful 19 th century Victorian home. Show More Summary

A One-Size-Fits-All DIY Project That'll Keep Your Kitchen Drawer Organized Forever — Apartment Therapy Tutorials

(Image credit: Rachel Jacks) We all know that the kitchen tool drawer can get messy fast. Housing everything from uni-tasking gadgets to everyday workhorses like cooking spoons, it's easy for them to become a tangled jumble. And since we all have different items and drawers, there's no one organizational solution that will work for everyone. Or is there? READ MORE »

The September Issue: The Stars (Some Expected, Some Surprises) That Got the Big Covers

(Image credit: Shutterstock) Ah, the September issue. The mega-sized magazines hit newsstands in late summer; part of the mounting evidence that the days of worn-out denim cutoffs are going to soon be over. Editors think about theirShow More Summary

Get the Look: Shopping Guide for a Bright White Modern Beach Getaway — Shop the Style

(Image credit: Arthur Garcia-Clemente) Rashelle and Joe's Lake Michigan home creates an overwhelming sense of having arrived somewhere very special—the colorful art, original sculptures, and custom-made furniture evoke that feeling in guests. Using the sources below, you can get a modern beach vibe in your home, too. READ MORE »

How One Designer Transformed A Mish-Moshy Home...For Herself

(Image credit: Jérôme Labrecque ) Interior designers are wired a certain way. They can walk into a home in need of some tender love and instantaneously envision what it should look like it. Such is the case with this mish-moshy home owned and resurrected by Karyne Beauregard. Show More Summary

An Old Barn Renovation in the Italian Countryside

Mantua-based studio ARCHIPLAN completed the renovation of an old barn in Bomporto, Italy. The building had been partially damaged by an earthquake and was in dire need of a contemporary update.  Surrounded by abandoned farm buildings and the cultivated fields of the Modena plain, the residence is an oasis of tranquility. Show More Summary

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