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Before & After: Bathroom Gets Brightened & Brassy Remodel

While not totally her taste, Meaghan's bathroom was functional. The tile floor had been cracking though, so she waited until it was time to replace it to brighten up the rest of the space and add her own touches. READ MORE »

Central Heat, Oil, Wood : What’s Best For Heating Your Home?

For a few months throughout the year, more or less depending on your geographical location, heating your home is essential. It is possible that the type of heating source for your home has already been decided. However, if your homeShow More Summary

French Joie de Vivre + Wanderlust + Former Selves

I’ve been thinking a lot about France, and relationships, and past versions of myself and my friends and it has all meant that I’ve spent a lot of time deep in thought. And lots of these thoughts keep going back to France, particularly Paris. Looking at the gorgeous IG stream of Jessie from Supply Paper Co. and then […]

Reduce Kitchen Clutter with One Simple Step

My kitchen windowsill is a veritable breeding ground for clutter: vases, potted herbs in various stages of death, and the ever-present soap bottles, sponge and kitchen rag behind the sink. It's this latter category that does my head in, making even a neat kitchen look messy. READ MORE »

Underbed Storage Solutions for Small Spaces

When it comes to creating storage in a small space under the bed lies a valuable piece of real estate. Make the most of it with these products, projects and inspirational images. READ MORE »

Twitter Adds Built-In Video Sharing — Design News

As of yesterday, Twitter users can shoot, edit, and post 30-second videos directly from the app. The videos, which don’t start playing automatically, will expand to to full-screen when users press play. READ MORE »

Micro Design Trend: Factory Windows aka Black Metal-Framed Doors + Windows

I’m forever spotting things that I think could be the next trend, like decorating with plants, taking a slower approach to living, brick walls painted white, adopting a more laid-back approach to flower arranging, and of course, Nordic design taking over Europe (and it truly has). All of these trends not only arrived but have stuck around, almost becoming a part […]

Small Kitchen Storage Solution: Hang a Shelf Above the Cabinets — The Kitchn

From The Kitchn ? Another Way to Use That Above-Cabinet Space? Hang a Shelf There! READ MORE »

Minimalist Country House Partaking in the Landscape

An old country house can turn into the most lavish minimalist home under the attentive supervision of architects Rui Vieira Oliveira and Vasco Manuel Fernandes. Located in Póvoa de Lanhoso, Portugal, in a small village giving the house...Show More Summary

The 4 Most Vital Elements for Saying Organized

Lauryn's 'Glam Meets Bohemian' San Diego Home Want to seal the deal on organized rooms in your home once and for all? It might sound like hyperbole to say there are only four elements to add to a space to ensure it's organized for good (for of course, there's more than one way to bake a cake). Show More Summary

New Zealand Holiday Retreat Exhibiting a Clear Geometry: The Rutherford House

Challenged to develop a residence that would victoriously face the cold winters and hot summers in Taupo Tauranga, New Zealand, Dorrington Architects created the Rutherford House. The holiday refuge is made up of four visually distinct...Show More Summary

Top Fondue Sets: Crate & Barrel, Boska, Le Creuset & Two More — Maxwell's Daily Find 01.28.15

Cast Iron Fondue Set • $39.95 • Crate and Barrel It's that time of the year. Twice this month I've already had cheese fondue for dinner and already want more. It's delicious and fun to eat with company. The second time I bought the CUTE little set you see above and cooked it up myself with a recipe provided by a Swiss French friend (see below). Show More Summary

The New Yorker Gets Its Own TV Show on Amazon — Design News

For many a subscriber, it's tough to finish reading The New Yorker each week. Now you can watch it: Amazon is launching The New Yorker Presents, a half-hour docu-series that combines animation, scripted scenes, and documentary shorts to emulate the experience of the magazine. READ MORE »

How To Repair Small Cracks In Your Butcher Block — The Kitchn

From The Kitchn ? How To Repair Small Cracks In Your Butcher Block READ MORE »

Sophisticated Corvi Concrete Wine Cooler to Store Your Favorite Vintage

We presented a few wine storage cabinets on Freshome, but never an individual unit to store that prized bottle of vintage. The Corvi Concrete Wine Cooler from designer Fran Corvi of Argentina-based studio PPi3D comes with a sleek and highly original appearance. Show More Summary

Beautifully Organized: Family Rooms

A family room is the workhorse of the home: television, playtime, conversation, games, relaxing. It's the room that has to handle it all. Here are some examples of rooms that manage not only to accommodate all those activities, but also to do it beautifully. READ MORE »

5 Posh Apartment Interiors

Luxury can mean many things to many different people. It is not about color schemes or specific design ideas, but a unification among disparate, beautiful elements. The apartments featured in this post are not necessarily the million dollar penthouses of Manhattan or the mansions of its Greenwich neighbor. Instead, these apartments take simplicity and elevate […]

Karie & Rob's Sweet Shelter in Asheville — House Call

Name: Karie & Rob of Shelter Collective Location: West Asheville, NC My husband and I moved into our home about three years ago. We love the location because we are only 2 blocks from a bustling street with coffee shops, restaurantsShow More Summary

Ellen's Design Challenge Episode 1: Where They All Wear Hats

Welcome, friends. It's here! My favorite time of the week: the Ellen's Design Challenge rehash. This week, our maiden voyage had four questionable hats, WAY too many hugs and one amazing winning piece of furniture. Let's get started. READ MORE »

Quick Decor Fix: 4 Ways to Decorate Around a Sofa You Don't Love (No Slipcovers Required)

Not everyone is in the position of tossing out the old to make way for the new (or DIYed). If you're stuck with a couch that doesn't exactly excite you (whether because it came with your partner or you don't have the funds to replace), consider a quick fix, instead: Disguise it with one of these ideas. READ MORE »

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