Pin it Sitting atop the Bronx's highest point is the Chapel Hill mansion. Built in 1928 by a religious order for Jesus Christ to live in when he returned to life, JC obviously never moved in, so now you can rent it. READ MORE »
Pin it Name: Jane Heath and Jeremy Walker and their son, Henry Location: Gospel Oak near Hampstead Heath — London, UK Size: 1,120 square feet Years lived in: 18 months When architects Jane Heath and Jeremy Walker first saw this late-Victorian...Show More Summary
Madeleine & Karl's Colorful and Creative Family Home Pin it Everything we do for our spaces–the projects, the improvements, the dinners we cook and the parties we throw–it's all fueled by the money we make. But we fully believe thatShow More Summary
Pin it Name: Michelle Location: Brookland — Washington, D.C. My husband and I fully gutted and renovated our home in 2014. The house was built in the 1920s and is 4 square style. We have an open concept home and every space is fully functional for our casual living lifestyle. I am inspired by Scandi, boho, mid century design. READ MORE »
Pin it Q: We just bought our first home in an up-and-coming neighborhood of Atlanta, which we plan on selling in a few years. My biggest design roadblock is balancing my own style ambitions with resale value. I'm thinking: black fireplace!...Show More Summary
Red light won't confuse your circadian rhythm like bright whites do. Sleep easy with this dimmable red LED night light. Read more on MAKE The post Preserve Your Sleep Cycle with a Red LED Night Light appeared first on Make: DIY Projects, How-Tos, Electronics, Crafts and Ideas for Makers.
Possibly the most Zen home accessory of all time. The post Floating Bonsai Tree Hovers Magically in the Air appeared first on Freshome.com.
Scandinavian interior design encompasses a wide variety of styles, much more diverse than the magazines might portray. They can be bright or subdued, minimalistic or eclectic, modernist or chic, natural or colorful. So what are the defining features of this highly sought-after aesthetic? The contemporary Scandinavian style as we know it emerged in the 1950s, […]
Post by Liz Alterman. Ever walk into your powder room and feel like you've been transported to the men's room of a football stadium minus the additional aroma of urinal cake? There are certain places you expect to encounter that gag-inducing "pee smell" but your home bathroom isn't one of them. Show More Summary
Pin it Why settle for a plain old charcoal grill when you can display your power over the backyard with one shaped like a Death Star? READ MORE »
Pin it From The Kitchn ? Eating Fresh from the Pantry Is a Matter of Perspective READ MORE »
Jeanette & Mikul's Airy, Sunny and Minimal One-Room East Bay Loft Pin it Today I swung by & Other Stories, the H&M affiliated shop that's bringing minimal European style to the States at (somewhat) reasonable prices, to buy some more hand soap for my bathroom. Show More Summary
When it comes to making affordable furniture look expensive, it's all about context. Just as a designer piece loses some of its luster in a drab room, an inexpensive piece can look like a million bucks when set in a bright and beautiful space - and often with the additional help of shiny new hardware or a slick of paint. Show More Summary
Sunrooms can be found in all regions and styles of homes, and many can be used year-round. Here are some tips for designing and furnishing the ideal sunroom for your home. The post Sunny Side In: Sunroom Design Trends and Tips appeared first on Freshome.com.
Pin it It's the perfect season to curl up with a good book... so we've brought you this roundup of cozy little corners, perfect spots to while away the winter days while absorbed in your favorite literature. READ MORE »
Pin it Q: I have just move into a rented apartment. The kitchen is fully furnished with lots of storage. But the entire wall is tiles and is BRIGHT yellow [see photo below]!!!! I can barely look before my eyes hurt. Please help me! PS: for my India-style cooking, white is not suitable. Show More Summary
Pin it Name: Isaac Orloff and his dogs, Sammy and Roo Location: Dogpatch — San Francisco, California Size: 900 square feet Years lived in: 2 months Animator Isaac Orloff and his two pups, Sammy and Roo, have found a home in the Dogpatch neighborhood of San Francisco. Show More Summary
Dimore Studio Pin it As a design blogger I'm always on the lookout for new trends, always trying to suss out which direction interior design will take next. Right now I feel that we're moving towards something a little more glamorous and refined, a sort of reaction to the intentionally run-look of shabby chic. Show More Summary
Pin it Tight budgets mean creative design choices. Much as we love the price of basic store-bought curtains, it’s also nice to find ways to make them look fresher and more personal — and not looking the same in every other person’s home. Here are ways to elevate these basic materials to something special, without spending a fortune. READ MORE »
Pin it If your furniture isn't going to be beautiful, it should at least be versatile. Case in point: IKEA's Molger bench. It's not ugly by any means, but a bit plain and forgettable. But you can forgive it because it rings in at just under $40 and can report for duty all over your home. Take a look at these examples: READ MORE »