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SPONSORED POST: Tech the Halls: 10 Holiday Gifts for a High Tech Home — Amazon

With new devices to digitize every corner of the domestic space, there's never been a better time to help make someone's home a little smarter with the gift of gadgetry. We've rounded up a list of our favorite home tech gadgets for gifting, from connected Crock-Pots to smart power outlets. This Year's Top 10 Gadgets for Gifting READ MORE »

Follow Freshome on Instagram !

After lots and lots of people asked us about our Instagram account we’ve finally  joined the highly addictive world of Instagram! Are you on there? If yes you can follow us at @freshome. And if you don’t have the app, you can still see our photos here. The post Follow Freshome on Instagram ! appeared first on

The Well-Dressed Table: 5 Ways to Fold a Linen Napkin

If you're looking for a way to step up your table-setting game this year, why not try your hand at one of these clever, folded napkin designs? Whether your table setting is formal or casual, here are five distinct ways to create a unique and chic place setting sure to impress your guests. READ MORE »

This Table Has a Secret (and it's Pretty Awesome)

Just as, after wearing comfy maternity pants during two pregnancies, I now believe all pants would be better with elastic waistbands, after seeing this table in all its glory, I think all dining tables should have this wonderful feature... READ MORE »

Historic Farm Converted Into Welcoming Contemporary Retreat in La Cerdanya, Spain

Dom Arquitectura completed an impressive historic farm rehabilitation in the eastern Pyrenees, at the border between France and Spain. The small village of La Cerdanya is surrounded by fields and meadows where agriculture and farming are the main activities. Show More Summary

Alternative to West Elm Henry Sofa Back Cushions? — Good Questions

Q: We have the Henry sofa from West Elm. Turns out, the back cushions are awful. They're too squishy, they don't keep their shape, and are generally uncomfortable. Does anyone ideas or suggestions for replacing them? Where could we go to find something like that? I don't think I would mind if they were a different fabric. READ MORE »

How To Really Clean Your Toilet — Apartment Therapy Tutorials

Did you know a clean toilet will help keep your household healthy? As cold and flu season approach, be sure to add these simple steps to your chore list to keep germs at bay. READ MORE »

Peek Inside This Designer's Perfectly Accessorized Home

The Everygirl takes us inside Carla Zacharias's Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, home. You could learn a thing or two about home decor accessories from this stylish homeowner. Do you know what it takes to be a product designer for a major Canadian furniture brand? Carla Zacharias does. Show More Summary

Whale Bottle Opener — Maxwell's Daily Find 11.26.14

Whale Bottle Opener • $26 • Modern Anthology I love this very odd, cute looking little bottle opener. It's a perfect addition for the holiday season. READ MORE »

3 Stylish Media Consoles You Can DIY

If a hefty price tag is keeping you from pulling the trigger on purchasing a media console, we have a surprise for you. We've rounded up three clever DIY options that look like a million bucks. See which style suits you best, and carve out some time over the weekend - your TV will thank you! Source: The Everygirl

Hotel Cleaner Secretly Taped Doing Something Shocking While Guest Was Out of the Room (VIDEO)

Post by Liz Alterman. Have you ever found yourself rushing out of your hotel room, only to later wish you'd locked your valuables in the safe? Have you ever thought about what the housekeepers might be doing while they're in your room...Show More Summary

My Divorce Turned My Finances Upside Down

Post by Adriana Velez. Back when I was first contemplating divorce, I did the math. I created a spreadsheet to map out a budget: My salary minus our essential monthly expenses. I wanted to find out if I really could make it on my own, paying my mortgage, buying groceries, supporting myself and my son. Show More Summary

How to Make Ghosts in a Jar for Halloween (PHOTOS)

Post by Kat Bouska. We are spooking things up this month with ghosts in a jar! This craft seems like just the type of easy Halloween-inspired home decor that I might enjoy! The idea is to glue a floating ghost on the inner lid of a mason jar using hot glue, a wooden spool, a wooden knob, and a lollipop stick. Show More Summary

Best and Worst US Towns for First-Time Home Buyers (PHOTOS)

Post by Maressa Brown. Whether the economy is up or down, the American Dream of becoming a home buyer remains the same. Many still see buying their own home as the ultimate freedom and point of pride, even as the process has become challenging,...Show More Summary

London Exhibit Delves Into the Study of Sex — Design News

London's Wellcome Collection is celebrating the first show since its recent expansion with everyone's favorite subject: sex. “The Institute of Sexology" celebrates sex studies pioneers with archival material, ethnographic, and medical artifacts, as well as art, erotica, film, and photography. The show runs through September 2015. READ MORE »

Old Apartment Transformed With an Entirely New Interior

17 hours agoLifestyle / House & Home : Dornob

Architects replaced the interior of this aged apartment with a fresh, bold, and light-filled space.

How to Make a Thankful Tree for Thanksgiving (PHOTOS)

Post by Kat Bouska. I discovered a kid-friendly Thanksgiving project on Pinterest this month that might be the perfect combination of fall spirit and home decor! The idea is to create a "Thankful Tree" by adding branches to a vase. You...Show More Summary

10 YA Books With Female Protagonists

After celebrating female-led children's picture books and juvenile fiction, it's time to explore the greatest category of literature for young-at-heart readers of all ages: YA. READ MORE »

DIY Decor Trend: Oversized Holiday Decorations

Say you get really excited over the holidays. Like can’t contain your exuberance excited. Then this Christmas, go big or go home with giant DIY decorations with proportions to match your enthusiasm. We're talking REALLY LARGE holly, snowflakes, and ornaments. They are unexpected, totally fun, and a little bit ridiculous. READ MORE »

Jasper's Bold, Beachy Abode — Kids Room Tour

Name: Jasper (7) Location: Sydney, Australia Room Size: 3m x 3.2m I always admire when a kid's room is reflective of his interests, but still manages to be stylish. That's one thing I've always struggled with reconciling — throwing Elsa and Anna all over the place and painting the room Barney purple just isn't my idea of fun. Show More Summary

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