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IKEA Hacks: 10 DIY Ways to Make Cheap Wardrobes Look More Expensive --> We often turn to IKEA for cheap storage options, which makes their basic wardrobes a popular item in a lot of homes. Clever DIY projects and hacks pop up as people discover ways to upgrade the units to look more expensive and custom-built in their spaces.

An Ode to Pegboard: A Small Space Solution for Every Room -->

Top Pin of the Day: A Cozy and Warm Bedroom

Today's top pin is a large and cozy master bedroom. For more inspiring photos and ideas, follow us on Pinterest.<p>Walls in an Austin, Texas, master bedroom are painted Pratt & Lambert's Wolf, a warm gray with a hint of chocolate. "The master bedroom is a very large space with a sleeping area and a …

Interior Design

15 Spring-Inspired Tablescapes

Beautiful displays from the Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Gala.<p>New York City's Lenox Hill Neighborhood House hosted their annual spring gala benefit earlier this week. Following the theme <i>A Spring Affair</i>, Oscar de la Renta, Alessandra Branca and Nina Campbell were among the renowned designers who …

10 Small Coffee Tables That Work In Even The Tiniest Homes

No space? No problem.<p>If you've got an, <i>ahem</i>, "cozy" living room, you may be considering skipping a coffee table altogether, but these options are functional <i>and</i> gorgeous, without completely taking over the space.

Restoration Tips for Curbside-Find Credenza?

<b>Q:</b> I picked up this old credenza that had been sitting on someone's curb for a few weeks. It had sat through some rainy days and cold temperatures. …

The Gardening Trends You Should Know About

Our friends at Pinterest shared the season's most in-demand outdoor garden trends and the boards you should start following now. This article originally appeared on<p>Here's a look at some of the gardening ideas that Pinterest says are already trending this spring:<p><b>1. Vertical Gardens</b><p>…


Freudian Slipcovers: Why Psychoanalysts Care About Interior Design --> If you're a regular 'round these parts, chances are you're well aware of the connection between the design of a room and how you feel while in it, and who better to corroborate that notion than those who know feelings best?

Ask a Designer: How Often Should I Paint and Make Over My House?

Every week, we're asking designer Scot Meacham Wood, formerly of Ralph Lauren and now owner of his eponymous design firm, a question from our readers. This week's topic is how often you should refresh your house. Have a decorating dilemma? Comment below and yours might be featured in a future …

The Stylish, Tech-Savvy Way To Compile Addresses

In this day in age, you likely know your friends and family's Instagram handles and emails by heart, but can you list off their home addresses?<p>Garden Ikat address request card by Oscar de la Renta for Paperless Post<p>Say, you're throwing a bridal shower or sending a thank you note where physical …

The Appeal of Checkerboard Floors

There’s something timeless and classic about a checkerboard floor. Despite how it covers the largest open space in a room with a bold geometric …

Sturdy Coat Hook With a Distinctive Industrial Look: Battleship

Battleship is a sturdy coat hook with a distinctive industrial appearance. Developed by English designer <b>David Cathro</b> of <b>aCathroDESIGN</b>, this modern and …

5 Favorites: Bright Metal Lights for Under $125

Why not add a splash of color with a light fixture? Lately, we’ve detected a trend in powder-coated and painted-metal lamp designs. Here are five …

12 Air-Purifying Houseplants To Decorate Your Home With

Plants are very often used in interior décor and we tend to think that’s only due to their beauty and to the fact that they’re green and so they make …

After The Jump: Productivity Tips + Ways to Avoid Procrastination

This week’s radio show was a reader request: <b>tips for beating procrastination and being more productive</b>. I think it’s safe to say that all of us …

Small Space Lessons: Floorplan & Solutions from Jodi's amazing little rustic-chic home -->

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Jo doesn’t need to twist my arm to take a day off. I have a million things on my to-do list (one of which I’m actually excited to tackle = making new …

Editors’ Picks: 10 Metallic Sandals for Spring

Metallics are an easy route to bold dressing. The slip of a silver heel at the base of a garment is transformative, and its reflective quality is a …

How To Cleverly Conceal Clutter: DIY Fabric Curtains, Skirts & Covers --> Does your furniture hide some dirty little secrets? You can cover a multitude of sins with just some simple fabric, and perhaps a few stitches. Each of these DIY curtains, skirts and covers mask whatever bottles, knick knacks, or toys you want to keep out of the public eye, and are great for small spaces where every inch counts.

Tranquil Treehouse Cabin In Canada Offers A Getaway Concealed By Nature!

How would you like your own treehouse in the woods that offers some of the best possible views and is hidden away from any prying eyes? Former …

Take the tour of the charming UK home of a designer, Hannah Brown -->

Design Dozen: 12 Clever Space-Saving Solutions for Small Bedrooms -->

25 DIY Projects for Small Bedrooms -->

5 Relaxing, Organized Kitchens

Small Bathroom Solution: Mirrored Walls -->

Got a piece of furniture you don't love anymore? Try one of these clever and bold updates -->

What are your favorite IKEA products for use in small spaces? We've rounded up a compact shopping list of 10 items that make living in a small space a bit easier -->

Don't worry about what others think: Advice on creating a home that works for you --> What advice would you add?

10 Big Solutions for Small Spaces

Designer tricks for tiny rooms.<p>From striped floors in the living room to open shelves in the kitchen, designers share their best tricks for tiny rooms.

Interior Design

Striking Chicago Loft Artistically Displaying the Owner’s Guitar Collection

This striking Chicago loft is located in a famous building that once housed the National Biscuit Company in the West Loop neighborhood, now known as …