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Check Out Zaha Hadid's Cambodian Archive — Design News

Zaha Hadid's proposed Sleuk Rith Institute in Cambodia is a departure from the firm's sweeping structures. The mostly timber building will archive documents relating to the horrible atrocities of Pol Pot’s regime, as well as house a museum, research center, graduate school, and library. READ MORE »

5 Steps to Get Ready for Trick-or-Treaters

Prepping for Halloween? If so, you're probably hitting the pumpkin patch, buying candy, and maybe even planning costumes. But don't forget to spruce up outside if you want trick-or-treaters to stop by on Halloween night. Even if your neighborhood doesn't pass the test, there are things you can do to make your home more welcoming: READ MORE »

A Type-face Design Firm’s Office By YellowSub Studio

When a business is creative, every aspect of that business can be driven by inspiration. For the type-face design firm Indian Type Foundry (ITF), this has extended naturally to their office space. The firm is actually one of its kind which designs fonts for the Indian languages and caters to clients like Apple, Google, Sony, […]

Yana & Petar's Nomad Luxuries — House Tour

Name: Yana Puaca of NoMad Luxuries and Petar Location: Lakeview; Chicago, Illinois Size: 1,385 square feet Years lived in: 1.5 years; Owned The name of Yana's lifestyle blog, NoMad Luxuries, also accurately describes the style of the home that she and her husband Petar share. Show More Summary

8 Ideas to Steal from Bridget & Jake's His & Hers Closets

Of course there are lots of things to love about Bridget and Jake's Denver home, but the thing that caught my eye while flipping through Kathryn's lovely photos of their space was their 'his and hers' closets. They've DIYed these spaces into the perfect place to get dressed. Show More Summary

The "My Roommate Moved Out of the Bigger Bedroom" Makeover — Home Makeovers: Decorating Project

Project by: Taiyo Location: Brooklyn, New York My roommate moved out of the larger room in my apartment so I took the opportunity and switched rooms. Playing with a blank canvas was both exciting and daunting, as I started accumulating furniture a few weeks before the switch hoping it would all work out in the end. READ MORE »

Famous Berlin Murals To Be Torn Down — Design News

Some of Berlin's most famous murals are in danger of being destroyed. The buildings are slated to be bulldozed to make room for a new housing development. There is already a petition to try and save the famous works, which were painted by Italian street artist Blu in 2007 and 2008. READ MORE »

Best Architecture Photographer Announced at the World Architecture Festival 2014

This year’s Best Architecture Photographer won recognition with a fantastic photo of Zaha Hadid‘s Heydar Aliyev Centre staircase in the center of Baku, Azerbaijan. The dynamic duo of Hufton + Crow was named “Architectural Photographer...Show More Summary

The Affordable Gulliver Crib in a Dozen Real Nurseries

"X" Marks The Spot in Xavier's Room Shopping for a crib? The Gulliver by IKEA is a perennial reader favorite for its price tag ($99/$149) and for its simple, clean lines which fit in with a range of decor styles. You can check it out in the showroom, but—even better— check it out here in a dozen real kids' rooms: READ MORE »

SPONSORED POST: Win: $1,000 to Spend at Shutterfly! — Giveaway

Prize: $1,000 Shutterfly Gift Card From: Shutterfly Value: $1,000 Remember that time Heather designed a perfect family wall gallery entirely online using Shutterfly's Design-A-Wall Tool? Here's your chance to do the same, or indulge your style sense with hundreds of other personalized products and projects inspired by your own photos. Show More Summary

I Tried a Vanilla Scented Paint Additive: Yum or Yuck? — Apartment Therapy Test Lab

During one of my many trips to the paint counter at the hardware store this week I spied a very curious item from Glade. Since I'm a sucker for scents and it was under $5, I just had to try it and see if it was as exciting/exotic as it seemed. READ MORE »

Before & After: An Office Bathroom Gets A Bright Update

Amber recently moved into a new office and she had 1 month to pull it all together. Deemed "the dungeon," the bathroom was particularly dark and unattractive. Amber quickly livened it up by choosing items that had no lead times and that were budget-friendly: READ MORE »

Top of The Heap: Trash Day in NYC

When 1.6 million people cram themselves onto a tiny island like Manhattan, things are bound to get intimate. Unlike other, roomier cities, New Yorkers are, simply by circumstance, privy to each others' business like nowhere else and never is that more evident than on trash day. READ MORE »

Kingston's Car Lover Room — My Room

Name: Kingston Rock (3) Location: North Florida When we decided it was time for Kingston to get a big boy bed I thought that was also the perfect time to redecorate his room. The first step was negotiating with a 3-year-old about the...Show More Summary

Basic Kitchen Gets Beautified — The Kitchn

From The Kitchn ? Before & After: A Basic Kitchen Gets a Luxe Upgrade READ MORE »

SWASH Express Clothing Care System — Maxwell's Daily Find 10.14.14

SWASH Express Clothing Care System • $499.99 • Bloomingdales Home I received and early test SWASH this summer and have been using it now for over two months. It's been a bit slow to test as I've had to find new ways of working it into my life. Show More Summary

Minimalist Family Villa in Portugal With Plenty of Space for Entertaining: ML House

JPS Atelier completed the design and development of ML House, a villa especially built for a young couple and their two children. Located in Caxias, Portugal, the residence displays a modern white facade with black-framed protruding windows on the second and third level. Show More Summary

How to Modernize Dining Area & Keep Gothic Dining Chairs? — Good Questions

Q: Hi! I recently bought these awesome medieval, ornately carved, dark brown wood dining chairs off of Craigslist for a total deal. I love their character (they are very Game of Thrones) but don't want the dark design elements of the chairs to bring down the entire mood of my living room, which has a lot of dark wood. READ MORE »

Refined, Functional and Open Family Home Design Nestled Between Trees

After moving around for work, living in eight houses over the past ten years, a family with two small children finally decided to settle down. Choosing Mandeville Canyon, a small community in Los Angeles’ Brentwood neighborhood, the family found a 3.14-acre lot sheltering over 200 mature trees and everything was set in motion. Show More Summary

Clooney & Alamuddin Buy an Island in the Thames — Design News

Newlyweds George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin reportedly just bought the largest residential island in the Thames River. The 5.5-acre private island in the village of Sonning-on-Thames features a 17th-century Georgian manor. READ MORE...

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