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Delightful Family Home in New Zealand Celebrating Healthy Living: M House

Did you ever think of the alphabet as inspiration for creative home designs? Make Architecture Studio completed the development of the charming M House, a single family residence in Auckland, New Zealand: “Small, but with delight, this...Show More Summary

Expensive House Porn: Impeccable "Mad Men" Pedigreed House For Sale

While you wait for the final season of Mad Men to begin, feast your eyes on this stunning California home featured on season 2. Remember when Don runs off to Palm Springs for a boozy escape with a gang of wealthy Europeans in the episode appropriately titled "Jet Set?" If you have $7.5 million on hand, you could own it. READ MORE »

10 Home Improvement Projects to Do This Weekend

Easy DIYs that will take care of those niggling home problems - Remodelista Brilliant Spring-cleaning shortcuts so you're not stuck inside all day - Real Simple How to know when it's time to clean your coffeemaker - PureWow Peek inside...Show More Summary

Before & After: A Cabin Bathroom Gets Classy — Country Living

After spending a decade shuttling between Atlanta and Los Angeles for work, designer Brian Patrick Flynn decided that what he needed was a place to get away from it all. He found exactly what he was looking for in a 1,700 square foot cabin in the North Georgia mountains. The views were unrivaled, but the interiors, unfortunately, left a little to be desired. READ MORE »

9 Strategies For Finally Tackling Your Junk Drawer

If you see someone with a slightly obnoxious holier-than-thou glow about them, it's probably because they recently cleaned out their junk drawer. There's really nothing like the feeling of having your twine, markers, hair ties, chip clips, and so-much-more perfectly organized— and here's how you can feel it, too! READ MORE »

In Seattle, Check Out Sidewalk Art That Only Appears When it Rains — Design News

It rains an average of 150 days a year in Seattle, and one artist is making the most of it. Peregrine Church sprays an environmentally-safe hydrophobic solution over a stencil, and when the surrounding concrete darkens from the rain, his work appears. Each piece lasts 4 to 12 months, depending on foot traffic. READ MORE »

7 Things All Impossibly Chic People Have At Home

Chris and Amber's Old + New Renovated Home Some people just exude style and can be counted on to live in well put together and drool-worthy homes. Learn from them, because this ain't their first rodeo. They've cracked the design code and have a lot to teach you about what makes for sophisticated and spectacular spaces. Show More Summary

Bold Brushstrokes: The Super Easy DIY Pattern Trend to Try

We're seeing brush strokes show up everywhere lately. From textiles, to art, to accessories, this DIY pattern has the added bonus of being incredibly versatile. You can customize the idea in terms of both scale and color. But the very...Show More Summary

Alison, Trevor and a Baby in 600 Square Feet — House Tour

Name: Alison, Trevor & Theodore Location: Vancouver, BC Mount Pleasant Size: 600 square feet Years lived in: 6 years; Owned I stumbled upon Alison's Instagram not so long ago and fell in love with her blog 600SQFTANDABABY. For the past...Show More Summary

First Carbon-Positive Prefab House Produces More Energy Than It Consumes

Characterized by Australian modular building expert ArchiBlox as the world’s first carbon-positive prefab living unit, the Archi+Carbon Positive House is designed to be self-sustainable. According to the project developers, the new project...Show More Summary

Strange Magic: This Little Japanese House Blurs the Line Between Architecture and Sculpture

If you were designing a house that was only 11 feet wide and 33 feet deep, you might not 'spend' the majority of that space on a dramatic curving staircase. But that's exactly what the designers of this Japanese house did — with strangely beautiful results. READ MORE »

Tech Addiction is Real: My "I Forgot My Phone" Timeline

We are all begrudgingly trying to be less glued to our phones, right? So what happened when I accidentally left my phone at home entire day? It was an emotional roller coaster with some pretty solid takeaways. Here's my timeline. READ MORE »

Amazing Translucent Concrete Opens a New World of Design Ideas

When you think of concrete design, you may have images of dark, industrial-inspired interiors and drab, warehouse style exteriors. And while that is certainly one way to incorporate the material, a much less common – but brighter – option is also available in the way of translucent concrete. The light transmitting concrete feels high tech, […]

Top Ten: Side Tables Beautiful Enough to Steal the Show

In a lot of interiors, side tables wind up being a bit of an afterthought. But not these tables. They may be little, but these tiny tables will command lots of attention. Here are 10 side and end tables guaranteed to steal the show. READ MORE »

SPONSORED POST: How To Care for Your Upholstery, The Right Way — Value City Furniture

Keeping your upholstery in tip-top shape should definitely be on your spring cleaning list. We've put together a simple refresher on how to clean different upholstery types, from leather to microfiber. Upholstery Cleaning 101: What to Use When READ MORE »

NYC Balconies & Rooftops: Covetable Outdoor Spaces in the City

My new New York apartment has an 'outdoor space,' and by that I mean one of my windows opens onto a fire escape. While I'm perfectly happy with that — it's just the right size for watching the sun set and sipping a beer, or maybe even...Show More Summary

Tiny Homes That'll Make You Want to Move in ASAP

You've seen models of small houses before, but wouldn't it be nice to see tiny homes in action? Ahead, we've rounded up pictures with the #tinyhousemovement hashtag on Instagram. What is the tiny house movement, you ask? A trend where...Show More Summary

Dwell Celebrates the 10th Year of Dwell on Design — Design News

Dwell's annual show, Dwell on Design, returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center for its tenth year May 29 to 31. This year's speakers include a keynote from iconic Dutch designer Marcel Wanders, as well as Fab/Bezar founder Bradford Shellhammer, Moby, and Ellen’s Design Challenge winner Katie Stout. READ MORE »

Best Reading Floor Lamps: Arne Jacobsen, Tolomeo, Barber Osgerby & 4 More — Maxwell's Daily Find 03.25.15

Industrial Task Floor Lamp • $199 • West Elm Perusing the basic, useful, pretty things that make a great living room, the reading lamp is a must. I like to have at least one floor lamp/reading lamp in a living room to create a cozy spot for curling up with a book. Show More Summary

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