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Clever Paint Tricks That Totally Make a Room

Never underestimate the power of paint. It’s one of the quickest and most gratifying ways to change a room’s appearance, without spending a lot of money. But before you start covering every inch of your walls, check out these creative and unconventional paint jobs that show a lot of restraint, but are all the more interesting for it. READ MORE »

10 Designs That Incorporate The Rule Of Three

You have probably heard this statement before—Always follow the ‘Rule of Three’ when decorating your home. What is this mysterious rule of three and how do we incorporate it into our home—and aren’t rules meant to be broken? Most designers...Show More Summary

Fun & Festive Gifts For Under $25 — Holiday Gift Guide From Apartment Therapy

You have loads of gifts to buy, but you also have a wary eye on your wallet. Don't despair! There are tons of budget-friendly gifts available for under $25 that are sure to suit everyone on your holiday list. Here are ten inexpensive but fun favorites: READ MORE »

Etsy House Pops Up in London — Design News

Next week, Etsy opens their first pop up shop in the UK. Etsy House will feature workshops and products from Etsy sellers across multiple categories: art, home decor, bath & body, clothing, jewellery, furniture, stationery, and more. Located in London's Convent Garden, Etsy House is open December 5-8. READ MORE »

Trend Watch: House Shaped Beds for Kids

See more: deas og mia If home to you is a place of warmth and security, what better way to reinforce that feeling for children than a little home within a home? Beds designed in the shape of a house is a growing (and adorable) trend in kids spaces. Show More Summary

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 »

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