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Panoramic Dream Home in Lichtenstein Gathering Thrilling Views

The impressive Schaan Residence by k_m architektur sits on a sloping site overlooking the Rhine Valley in Central Europe’s microstate Lichtenstein. “Wohnhaus Schaan” stretches over the hilly landscape, gathering mountains and sky reflections and guiding the eye beyond the home’s walls. Show More Summary

5 Ways to Extend the Life of Your Poor Dying Christmas Tree

Post by Liz Alterman. If you're afraid you'll find more pine needles under your tree on Christmas morning than presents, you're not alone. Keep in mind most trees sold at big retailers and temporary lots have been cut and drying out for a few months now. Show More Summary

A Tiny Closet Is Transformed Into a Beautiful Nursery

When Baby Bliss blogger Jordan and her husband, Chris, from were expecting their first child, they devised a simple renovation to keep them in their one-bedroom apartment for baby's first year; they converted their bedroom closet into a stylish nursery nook. Show More Summary

History Lesson: Posts About the Past — Best of 2014

While we're all about what's new and trending, it's great to look back and learn a little from the past. From love letters to little red lighthouses, here are some of our favorite history posts from the last year: READ MORE »

Looking Ahead: The 9 Biggest Style Trends in 2015

I recently had the pleasure of sitting down with Faith Phillips, whose job it is to study trends and style for La-Z-Boy. Interestingly, she said that the home furnishings industry has sped up so much in the past ten years that they are now pulling ideas right off the runway, which is super cool. Show More Summary

Your Cleanest Home Ever! Our Best Cleaning Advice, Tips & Ideas — Best of 2014

Hate to clean? Love to clean? Wherever you fall on the spectrum of enjoying the act of cleaning your home, you'll definitely enjoy all the great advice we dispensed this year when it came to getting smart about cleaning. From help setting...Show More Summary

The Exterior of this Home Complements its Gorgeous Natural Surroundings

In a practical sense, not every home can be built under the canopy of a forest or on the shores of a beautiful beach. But when that opportunity does present itself, both homeowners and architects must fully embrace those lovely natural surroundings. In this forest in the Netherlands, Hilberinkbosch Architects have been able to create […]

John Legend and Chrissy Teigen Sell Their Swoon-Worthy Home

They're just ordinary people with a not-so-ordinary house. Grammy winner John Legend and his model wife, Chrissy Teigen, sold their gorgeous 1960s Hollywood Hills abode, which he bought in 2007. The going price? Two million dollars (pretty close to the $1.995 million asking price). Show More Summary

We're Hiring: Sales Coordinator — Job Listing

Apartment Therapy Media (ApartmentTherapy.com & TheKitchn.com) is actively looking for a Sales Coordinator. A passion for interior design, cooking and our websites is a big bonus! ? Check out the full listing for more info and to apply READ MORE »

How to Redo Your Home Without Renovating

These quick fixes will satisfy your homemaker's heart - HuffPost Home We wouldn't mind moving into these microhomes - Curbed 8 ways to degerm a hotel during your holiday stay - Real Simple 5 ways to use curtains everywhere but windows...Show More Summary

Reader Favorites: February's Top 5 Posts — Best of 2014

1. 50+ DIY Projects for Your Entryway 2. 10 Unusual Things to Use as a Nightstand 3. 50+ DIY Project Ideas for the Bedroom 4. 10 Ways To Use IKEA's Bekvam Spice Racks All Over the House 5. Weekend Project Ideas: 10 Power Tool-Free IKEA Hacks to Try READ MORE »

Smart, Unexpected Uses for Common Household Stuff — Best of 2014

You have an arsenal of ordinary items in your garage, pantry or closet. We are talking the car wax, mustard, and even panty hose. Well, good news: you bought more than you bargained for. Because each of these household staples has aShow More Summary

10 Chimney Basics Every Homeowner Needs To Know

Whether you just moved in last week or you’ve lived on your home for years on end, the chimney can be an intimidating. After all, it’s not something we think about that often, aside from a few holiday fires, and it’s not exactly the easiest to-do on your home maintenance list. Show More Summary

House Tours for the Holidays: 10 Favorites from February

Tim and Hannah's Affordable DIY Self-Sustainable Micro Cabin Megan's Mid-C + Modern Mix in Denver Ann and Jack's Cozy Austin Abode Cinda & Mark's House of Chic Contrasts Laura & Ray's Art-Filled Austin Home Rebecca & Dustin's "ScrewShow More Summary

Party Architecture: How To Throw the Best Party... Like Ever

A great dinner party at Faith's house... Thinking about throwing a holiday party, but are worried about it being blah? I got together with an old friend in 2007 and put together this simple primer, which we've been updating and collecting comments on ever since. Are you hosting one this season and need last minute pointers? Here's Party Architecture to the rescue... READ MORE »

EcoReco Electric Scooter — Maxwell's Daily Find 12.22.14

EcoReco Electric Scooter • From $999 There's nothing more fun than surfing down the street on a scooter, and nothing cooler than doing it on an electric scooter. I've had a number of electric vehicles over the years, and I just found...Show More Summary

Colorful Hand-Braided Mirror Frames for Artistic Modern Decorating Schemes

The New Craftsmen recently unveiled Colour Wheels, a series of hand-braided mirrors that add an artistic touch to modern interiors. The project is a result of a  collaboration with textiles designer Aimee Betts and John Jones Art Conservation...Show More Summary

The 10 Commandments of Rental Decor

If there are rules that you as a renter must follow, make it these 10 commandments. Because, while paying your rent on time is important, so too is making sure your place is personalized and stylish. Working within the boundaries ofShow More Summary

10 Buys Under $100 That Will Transform Your Small Space

Having less space in your apartment doesn't mean you have to sacrifice its style. Trulia has 10 worthy items that will help maximize your space and won't be harsh on your budget. Small-space dwellers, gather 'round. In the last two years, my square footage has been sliced, diced, and julienned into a shred of its former glory. Show More Summary

Modernist Glamour Showcased by Imposing Brody House in Los Angeles, California

Located in Holmby Hills, an exclusive neighborhood of Los Angeles, California, the Brody House is a 11,511 square foot residence displaying contemporary luxury throughout. The massive house was designed in 1949 by famous architect Archibald...Show More Summary

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