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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

Furniture Meets Mechanical Engineering: Round Expanding Table

Made for mansions and the people who own them, this $75,000 expanding table is a marvel of mechanical engineering.

Stacked Glass Summer House Steps Down Croatian Hillside

A series of stacked geometric shapes step down a hillside at this modern home in Croatia, offering incredible views of the sea.

Gorgeous Girls' Rooms: The Most Popular Girls' Rooms of the Year — Best of 2014

All year long readers invite us into their homes to share their children's bedrooms in our My Room posts. Although many look ready for a glossy magazine spread, these are real rooms for real kids and they inspire us every day. Here, in no particular order, are the most popular girls' rooms from the past year: READ MORE »

Smart & Stylish: 20 Tips To Save You Cash — Best of 2014

Twenty ways to save money? Yes, please. Maybe you're already feeling the pinch, or perhaps you're just preparing yourself for the day when the holiday bills arrive. Either way, bookmark this list of our best budget tips this year and...Show More Summary

On the Move: The Year's Best Advice for Road Trips & Travel — Best of 2014

No matter if you're hitting the road to go visit family for a holiday or in the skies heading towards your dream getaway, the getting there part isn't always that pleasant. But we've gathered the best advice this year on traveling, from...Show More Summary

Happy Holidays from Apartment Therapy! — Apartment Therapy Video Roundup

Adrianna & Paul's Eclectic Perfection Home As the year is winding down, we thought we'd take this opportunity to share some of our favorite videos from the past year, just in case you missed them the first time around. Hopefully they will warm your heart a little, or just make you laugh. Happy Holidays to everyone! READ MORE »

Worth a Second Look: January's Top 5 Most Popular Posts — Best of 2014

1. How To Use the $50 IKEA RÅSKOG Cart in Every Room of the House 2. 12 Things Every Home Should Have 3. 5 Steps to a Permanently Cleaner Bedroom 4. 12 (Okay 13) More Items You Probably Own Too Many Of 5. How To Clean Your House in 20 Minutes a Day for 30 Days READ MORE »

Cheaply Chic: The Best Ways To Live Frugally, Without Compromising — Best of 2014

There's no doubt that I love pretty things, but ultimately I'm a pretty cheap bastard and tend to hoard my pennies for the things I truly need and care about. Sure I splurge, but I also think hard about not buying needlessly, and try to save where I can. Here are some of the best posts from this year, on how to live a frugal lifestyle... READ MORE »

House Tours for the Holidays: 10 Favorites from January — Best of 2014

Jesse's Modern Bachelor Pad Shaun & Matt's Glam Loft Thomas and Mitchell's Bougie Boho Style Jonathan's Evolving West Coast Style Alana's Brooklyn Railroad Amy & Todd's Mod Chicago Home Marco & Ilse's Gothic Industrial Loft Natalie & Seth's Organic Modern Home Tim's Cabinet of Curiosities Bianca & Craig's Moody Glam Apartment READ MORE »

Our Favorite Bedrooms — Best of 2014

The bedroom is one of my favorite spaces in the house. What can I say — I like sleeping. So I've combed through our 2014 house tours to find our best and most beautiful bedrooms. Come on in, check 'em out, and maybe find a little inspiration for your own space. READ MORE »

Mismatched Waiting Room Furniture Brings Quirk to the Wait

This adorably mismatched waiting room furniture brings a sense of equality to the diverse people using it.

What DIY Lessons Have You Learned the Hard Way This Year?

I learned a small but hard DIY lesson when I moved into my apartment earlier this year. On a budget right after moving, I needed a quick curtain solution for privacy in my bedroom and grabbed a couple of packages of IKEA's popular DIGNITET hardware, which I had actually never used before, but that I'd seen hanging everything from curtains to art. READ MORE »

Purposeful Prints: 20 Reminders to Move Mountains

Life rarely disappoints: In a year you're bound to run into any number of road blocks that need to be overcome. Goals to be met. Dreams to be reached. Where do you go for inspiration when the going gets tough? When you need a reminder to climb every mountain? What if you could assemble a mountainous wall of art prints to inspire all year long next year? READ MORE »

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