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This Scandinavian Real Estate Site has Convinced Me That I Need to Move to Stockholm

(Image credit: Nooks) I don't know how Scandinavia became the design capital of the world, but it is, and for proof of this one need only peruse their real estate listings. I've looked at a lot of real estate listings in New York, and...Show More Summary

Get the Look: Natural Elements Mixing With Colorful Textiles — Shop the Style

(Image credit: Natalie Jeffcott) Genevieve and Sonny live in an old harpsichord studio in Australia. Their space leans heavily on "Scandinavian design, textiles and humble souvenirs" and now you can mirror their look and shop their style! READ MORE »

#EntrywayGoals: When Storage Is Tight and There's No Coat Closet In Sight

(Image credit: Salt Bush Avenue) The closet by my front door is overflowing with jackets, raincoats, and accessories. It's packed so tight, I can't even reach into that closet to grab anything. Heaven forbid I should need to add anything else to the mix. Show More Summary

Desk Envy: Lindsay Jackman of The White Buffalo Styling Co.'s Peppy Office-Meets-Playroom

(Image credit: Lindsay Jackman) Lindsay Jackman is the Southern small-town gal behind The White Buffalo Styling Co., a lifestyle and design blog dedicated to helping everyone "create a life with style and purpose." Take a peek inside Lindsay's joyfully eclectic office that represents all things her. READ MORE »

This "Spaceship" House's Style Is Out of This World — House Tour

(Image credit: Submitted by Angelina Rennell) Name: Angelina Rennell Location: La Selva Beach, California Size: 700 square feet Years lived in: part-time 1 1/2 years The "Spaceship" house is owned by designer Angelina Rennell's mother, Cynthia. Show More Summary

Best Basics: 15 Must-Have Black-&-White Rugs Under $200

(Image credit: IKEA) Black-and-white floors, whether kitchen linoleum or handmade bathroom tiles, are totally timeless, classic yet bold, and completely irresistible to me. But if you don't have the time, money, or authority to redo all your floors, you can get the look with any one of these affordable and completely fantastic black-and-white rugs under $200. READ MORE »

Zoltan Apartment is Contemporary and Timeless

Designed in 2015 by A+Z Design Studio this contemporary apartment in Budapest, Hungary, utilizes sparse accessories to accentuate the sharp curvature of the space and draw the eye in. There are original touches throughout the apartment, such as the radiators and the pipes running from floor to ceiling. Show More Summary

The Best of BESTA: Design Inspiration for IKEA's Most Versatile Unit

(Image credit: My Unfinished Home) Oh IKEA, where would we be without you? From the ubiquitous BILLY bookcase to the beloved RASKOG cart, the Swedish giant's versatile pieces problem-solve in homes the world over. One of my personalShow More Summary

A Designer's No-Fail Secrets to One of the Most Powerful Color Palettes

(Image credit: Glen Allsop) A black and white color palette is a powerful one, no matter what style of home it's used in. Its potency lies in the contrast between two such distinct opposites. Its success depends on how you balance those two opposites. Show More Summary

Before & After: A Stunner of a DIY Home Office Makeover

(Image credit: April of Uncookie Cutter) April turned this beige, catch-all "pool house" space into such a crisp and gorgeous home office it is almost unrecognizable! READ MORE »

Behold the Power of the Fiddle-Leaf Fig Tree (and Basically Anything Leafy and Green)

(Image credit: Lonny) Nothing complements a bohemian space better than a plant — or a whole, whole lot of plants. And nowhere is that more evident than in these 12 living rooms, where lush foliage, funky patterns, and eclectic furnishings come together to create a truly unique space. READ MORE »

50 Unique Bookends For Book Lovers

Bookends are a fabulous way to decorate a home library so that it matches your interior. While many book collections look somewhat eclectic on their own, the right combination of ornaments and bookends can bring the entire room back in line with your chosen aesthetic. The first half of this post is dedicated to pop […]

Fabulous impact Wall Art from Eazywallz Transforms Your Personal Space

When you’re bored indoors, at home or at work, it may be tempting to switch off and to mentally drift to a tropical island or a Utopian idyll. How much better though would it be to just gaze at your wall and to feel you are at – or even to actually see yourself in […]

Luminous Shop Showcases Indian Metal Art

Studio Ardete’s design transformed this metal profile cutting store in a Northern Indian city into an art exhibition that beautifully showcases the works produced inside.  They aimed to reignite interest in the art by redefining it with a modern edge.  To do this, the design showcases applications of water Jet CNC cutting in architecture. Show More Summary

Country Mindfulness Through Appalachian Porch Parties — Kitchn

(Image credit: Melanie LaForce) From Kitchn ? Appalachian Porch Parties Taught Me Mindfulness, Country-Style READ MORE »

How Long Do Most Couples Save for a Down Payment and How Much Do They Put Away Each Month? — Reality Check

A Mix of Old and New in Houston (Image credit: Shay Spaniola) In polite company, most people prefer to steer conversation away from the topic of money. And even if you do broach the subject of, say, buying a home with your friends, it's...Show More Summary

A New Gardening App for the Modern Green Thumb

Tending to a flower garden or a vegetable patch has been a popular hobby for hundreds of generations, but it’s time to take this pastime into the 21st century. If you struggle with knowing when to sow, transplant, and harvest vegetables and herbs in your garden, this app will take the guesswork out. The popular […]

Michael Phelps Is Still Winning Gold in His Gorgeous Arizona Mansion

Michael Phelps absolutely killed it in Rio, racking up six impressive medals, but now he's back in the United States and he's still winning gold! Michael, his fiancée Nicole Johnson, and their adorable 3-month-old son Boomer are living...Show More Summary

A Funky, "Southwestern Bohemian" Home in Austin — House Call

(Image credit: Submitted by Micaela) Name: Micaela Location: Bouldin Creek —Austin, Texas I am a Texan through and through, more importantly: a true Austinite. I was born and raised in Austin, TX and can't bring myself to leave. I absolutely love the city and the energy it exudes. READ MORE »

How to Make Your Bed Like a Stylist

Achieving a magazine-worthy bedroom doesn't necessarily require exhaustive efforts. Who really has time to iron pillow shams, anyway? Stylist Emily Henderson shows how easy it is to make your bed like a pro in just minutes. Watch the...Show More Summary

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