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Republic Offers Cargo Bikes for Kids — Design News

Now, your trendy tots can have a cargo bike all their own. Republic built a three wheeled cargo bike for the kiddos, perfect for "hauling beginner typography books, Pantone/Crayola conversion charts, or even little puppy Gehry." READ MORE »

Tamizo, the Masters Of Black & White Design

There is nothing quite so modern and cool as classic black and white design. It brings along with it vibes of the mod era, complete with go go boots and short blonde bobs. It’s timeless in its stylishness and no one does it better than the designers at Poland’s Tamizo, who we have featured before. […]

21 Relaxing Living Rooms with Gorgeous, Modern Sofas

When you visit someone’s home, one of the first place you will usually be welcomed is the living room. The modern day equivalent of a drawing room, these spaces are set up for conversation, connection, and entertainment. Each living room in this post creates a welcoming atmosphere with plenty of comfortable seating, vibrant colors, and […]

Three Creative Lofts Fit for Stylish Artists

At one time, loft living was reserved for the truly avant garde. The term calls to mind images of Andy Warhol and his collective lounging around on cushions, barely protected from a dusty concrete floor covered in paint splatters. But in recent years, lofts have become highly desirable, not just for artists but for anyone […]

10 Corn Husks Crafts to Make This Holiday Season

People have used corn husks for fall crafts and DIY projects since long before the original Thanksgiving dinner. And here's a tip: you don't need to shuck a bunch of corn either— just use tamale wrappers from the grocery store. They are inexpensive, easy to work with, and can produce a wide variety of classic, long-lasting decorations. Here are ten to consider: READ MORE »

Small Apartment Uses Movable Shelving to Create Endless Design Combinations

While we have featured many apartments of late that make creative use of small spaces, none of those have gone to quite the creative lengths that you will see in this Spanish apartment from PKMN Architectures. Rather than shrink down every separate room – from dining to bed to closet – to fit into a […]

SPONSORED POST: Beyond Stockings: Modernize the Mantel — Target

The mantel has always been a styling playground — a prime spot for candles, artworks and decorative miscellany — but when it comes to the holiday season, most of us revert to the same old MO: greeting cards and stockings. What do you say we freshen things up this winter? READ MORE »

Cut the Clutter: 3 Get-Tough Tips For Culling Digital Photos

No matter what you do or wish to do with your photos — keep them digital exclusively, share them online, store them in the cloud, print them, organize them for yearly photo books, display them — the question of what photos to keep and what to delete comes into play, most likely first and foremost. Show More Summary

A Compendium of Clever, Creative Ways to Set Up a Shared Kids Room

I don't know about you, but when I think of a shared kids' bedroom, my mind immediately goes to two twin beds side by side, or maybe bunk beds. (Or if you're as unlucky as my sister and I were, a shared full bed. We often daydreamedShow More Summary

DIY a Gorgeous Thanksgiving Table Runner Without Any Sewing

You don't have to be Martha Stewart to create a gorgeous Thanksgiving tablescape, and this easy DIY from Joss and Main proves it. Just in time for the holidays, you can craft a festive table runner without even picking up a needle - talk about a dream come true! Follow the instructions ahead for an easy project that will make all the difference in your dining room.

Before & After: Windows Were Saved From a Fire Become Something Even Better

Rosalind lost her first home to a fire back in February and, although heartbroken at the loss of her 1940's home, she found a unique way to pay homage to it in her new house by reusing some of the original vintage windows that were saved. READ MORE »

Got Snow? Build a Toboggan! — Home Made Modern

If you're anywhere in the middle of the U.S. right now, chances are you've got some snow... or a lot of it, as the case may be. Stuck inside with nothing to do? Take some time to build this beautiful modern toboggan, and then you can hit the backyard slopes! READ MORE »

5 Ways You Can Use Leftover Coffee Grounds Around the Home — The Kitchn

From The Kitchn ? 5 Ways You Can Use Leftover Coffee Grounds Around the Home READ MORE »

Ideas for Updating "Horrific" Orange Kitchen Without a Full Remodel? — Good Questions

Q: I am moving in with my boyfriend and his apartment, while otherwise awesome, has a horrific 70s retro kitchen complete with orange tiles and yellow countertops. It also has an unusable empty space awkwardly behind one of the counters. How do I turn this into a modern, clean space with style without a full remodel? READ MORE »

13 Unexpected Christmas Tree Decoration Ideas

Around here, we like to put a unique spin on home decor - and Christmas trees are no exception. Instead of going the classic route this year, jazz up your tree with these unexpected ideas. But we're warning you now: you just might never want to take it down.

Lavish Ornamentation Exhibited by Belle Epoque Residence in Kiev

Lavish ornamentation sets the rhythm for the dynamic Belle Epoque Residence imagined by Dream Design Studio in Kiev, Ukraine. The designers chose a luxurious decorating scheme, inspired by the Art Deco movement :”It was important toShow More Summary

Holiday Gifts From Small Labels With Heart

I’m having so much fun working with makers in my decor8 shop! It’s been really easy to manage and a lot of fun to curate. I’ve pulled together a fun Hollyday Shopping collection with a festive happy theme (not your traditional evergreens and reds, so be warned!) if you want to check it out. And […]

A Monochromatic Condo In Italy

Good morning everyone! I met a nice blogger in my recent blogging e-course, Aga from Passion Shake, and she told me about an apartment that she recently styled for her client in Italy so I asked if she wanted to share the space on decor8. I like the bathrooms and overall clean look to it – […]

Beautiful Barn & Willow Drapes

Hello friends! Do you remember how I recently blogged about how I needed something to lightly frame my windows and provide some warmth at night? Well I went for it, I ordered new Belgium-grown flax linen drapes, also woven in Belgium, then sewn to my specs thanks to the lovely Trisha at Barn & Willow and […]

37 DIY Home Gifts That Only Look Expensive

While some people live for the thrill of holiday shopping, many hate the idea of braving the deal-hungry crowds during Winter. If you're one of the latter, keep your Christmas shopping simple by heading to the craft store for DIY supplies! There are tons of amazing options for homemade gifts that will blow your loved ones away... Show More Summary

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