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Arnold's Antique-Filled, Incredibly Quirky, Nautical-Themed NYC Apartment — House Tour

Name: Arnold Baumheiser Location: New York City Size: 1,328 square feet Earlier this year we got to see an in-depth look at Dev Shah's New York apartment — he's the main character of Netflix's hit show Master of None. What a unique, comfortable, accessible space the apartment's set design portrays. Show More Summary

A Photographer's Home and Studio in a Hudson Valley Barn — House Call

Name: Mark Location: Hudson Valley, New York The basics: 6 months, owned — 440 square feet Mark was looking for studio space and in order to get more bang for his buck he decide to look outside of New York City. He found a barn with a long artistic history and new it was the place for him. Show More Summary

T.J. Maxx Launches a Wedding Shop

Great news for brides (and grooms) on a budget: Off price retailer T.J. Maxx recently launched an online wedding shop to help you save big on everything for the big day. READ MORE »

You're Not The Only One Thinking It: Hilariously Relatable Tweets About Minimalism

Paring down and living a more minimalist life sounds amazing in theory, but when you're a "stuff" person—someone who owns a lot of things and tends to form emotional attachments to them—it can be a serious challenge to downsize. Even...Show More Summary

Before & After: A Tiny, Crumbling New York Kitchen Goes Classic — Sweeten

When Emily went looking for an apartment in New York, she wanted a place with vintage charm, like the beautifully detailed old buildings she had seen while living and studying in Normandy. Instead, she found the next best thing, a fixer-upper...Show More Summary

Our Decision to Sell Our House, Hit the Road and Live in an RV

If you had told me a year ago that, today, I'd be smack dab in the middle of selling my home, I would never have believed you. If you'd told me I was selling my home to uproot my family, buy an RV, and roam the country for an indefinite amount of time, I may very well have asked you if you'd recently suffered a hard knock to the head. READ MORE »

This Humane Spider Catcher is Perfect for Arachnophobic Pacifists

I don't need a Buzzfeed quiz to tell me that the Mean Girls character I most identify with is the "she doesn't even go here"-girl. I just have a lot of feelings, OK? I talk to my plants like they're people. They're named after people, for goodness sake. Show More Summary

The Key to a Lower Electric Bill This Winter? These Majorly Discounted Curtains — Amazon Deal of the Day

In some parts of the country, there's a noticeable shift in seasons happening right now, which means it's officially time to start thinking about prepping your place for the cold weather ahead. Along with swapping out summer linens for...Show More Summary

A Ceramicist & Furniture Designer's California Cabin — House Tour

Name: Ben Tetro and Kenesha Sneed Location: Altadena, California Years lived in: 1.7 years, renting Ben and Kenesha's Altadena cottage is a dream oasis for any design lover looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. With exposed...Show More Summary

Transparent Is Back For Its 4th Season This Week

While last year's third season of Transparent could be considered a building year (they were nominated for Emmys only in acting categories this year, and none of them took home a statue last night), it set up plenty for the dysfunctional and somewhat self-destructive Pfefferman family to knock right down. And season four drops on Amazon this week, on September 22. READ MORE »

More Beautiful in Blue: 14 Colorful DIY Project Ideas

(Image credit: IKEA) Want to bring a spot of brightness to your home? Here's a roundup of furniture tutorials and hacks that all have one thing in common: the ever-trending color, blue. Whether you color dip an IKEA stool, transformShow More Summary

Homework Heroes: 7 A+ Ideas for Squeezing in a Study Space

(Image credit: El Mueble) Summer isn't officially over for another few days, but it sure does feel like it's a distant memory. The smells of sharpened pencils and waxy crayons are thick in the cool air now that school is in full swing across the country. Show More Summary

Have We Passed Peak Rent Prices? For Now, New Study Says

Paying too much for rent is something many of us take for granted as an awful but necessary indignity of modern life, like uncomfortable airplane seats or receiving work emails in bed. But rents in some of the highest-priced American cities may—mercifully—be falling. READ MORE »

Before & After: An IKEA Clearance Sofa Becomes a Millennial-Pink Dream

(Image credit: IKEA ) Krys's DIY project is almost too internet friendly too be true. An IKEA hack? That's millennial pink? All for the low cost of $300? Think of all the extra money she saved for avocado toasts and Netflix subscriptions...Show More Summary

A Luxury Apartment with Comfortable Furniture and a Double Height Ceiling

Everyone wants more space. Minimalist apartment dwellers in NYC wish they had room for a dishwasher. Estate owners in the countryside wish they had the acreage for a tennis court. No matter where you are, you could probably use a little bit more room. But while we usually think of a square footage expanding outwards, […]

The 5 Minute Fix: Inspiring (& Inexpensive) Ways to Freshen Up Your Bedroom Fast

(Image credit: My Domaine) Does your bedroom lack a certain something? You don't have to spend a ton of time to inject a little style into your space. Try one of these quick fixes—five things you can do to amp up your look in five minutes or less. READ MORE »

We All Need One: 6 Ways You Can Make Today a Guaranteed Good Day

Life gets crazy. With work, family, friends, and budgets to tend to everyday, it's easy to get burned out. While some of us may try to micromanage our daily lives to ensure smooth sailing, the reality is even the most thought-out schedules are subject to change, leaving us in a tailspin. READ MORE »

Some of the Most Gorgeous Tiny Kitchens with Open Shelving — Kitchn

From Kitchn ? 5 of the Most Gorgeous Tiny Kitchens with Open Shelving READ MORE »

Before and After: An Abandoned Living and Dining Room's Total Turn Around

When Fernando and Maximiliano bought a classic house in the Buenos Aires neighborhood of La Boca, the building had been abandoned for years and every room was begging to be renovated. With a very minimal budget they decided to redo every room themselves. READ MORE »

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