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Renovated Krakow Apartment Showcases Beauty of Exposed Brick Walls

Completely altering the vibe of a 76-square-meter apartment in <b>Krakow</b>, Poland, this smart renovation by BLACKHAUS Architecture Firm relies on a blend …

Interior Design

Ditch the Clutter: 30 Minimalist Entryways

An entryway can say a lot about a home. It can be a clear reflection of your preferred choice of interior and how you choose to style your home. …

Interior Design

Kitchen Cabinets Organizers That Keep The Room Clean and Tidy

Keeping the kitchen clean and organized is no easy task. It is, however, easier to achieve that when there’s a designated space for everything and …

10 Organization Products That Are Definitely Worth the Money

Keeping organized isn't easy for most of us mortals. Throw a busy schedule and tight budget into the mix, and a little apartment clutter can turn …

Stylish

Tour a Chic Small Space in the Heart of London

<b>Name:</b> Katie McCrum <b><br>Location:</b> Camden — London UK <b><br>Size:</b> 650 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> Owned for 14 years<p>Situated in the Camden Square Conservation Area …

Small Spaces

Before & After: A Former Dumping Ground Turned Inviting Guest Room

I tackled this room as a one room challenge. Before, the room was a dumping ground for old clothes, holiday decorations, paperwork, and hockey gear. …

Drama

Best Monthly Subscription Boxes & Gifts

(Image credit: New Hobby Box)<p>In the past, monthly subscriptions only came in the form of magazines and music for a penny, but we have come a long way …

Letterpress

10 Pretty and Useful Canisters for Your Home

You may not notice it on a daily basis, but the labels all over your shelves and counters could be contributing to visual clutter around your home. …

Stainless Steel

13 Bedrooms Turned Into the Dreamiest of Dream Closets

(Image credit: This is Glamorous)<p>Maybe you've always dreamed of a giant closet. Maybe something about seeing shoes and clothes hung up and laid out, …

Hung Up

How to Handle the Bedroom Chair Pile-Up For Good

Recently I was listening to the Happier podcast and heard "The Happiness Project" author Gretchen Rubin address a listener question about reclaiming …

Clothing

13 Things Interior Designers Notice In Your Home

It only takes minutes for them to reshuffle all of your furniture in their minds.<p>The first rule of design is: everyone's taste is different. But interior designers know so much about trends and style that they can't help but make some judgments (good and bad!) when they enter someone's home. In …

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The 50 Best Decorating Tips Of All Time

These tricks from top designers take good design to the next level.<p>Whether you're decorating your first home or your fifth, great design is in the details. We've consulted top designers and scoured our archives to find the best ideas for every room in the house.

Archives

Amazing Acrylic Frames: 10 Examples that Will Convince You to Float Your Art

(Image credit: The Home Depot )<p>"Frameless frames" are hitting it big right now, showing off how beautiful art looks without the distraction of a …

Home Decorating

8 Potato-Free Ways to Satisfy Your French Fry Cravings

A day devoted to french fries is ridiculous only in that every day is a fine day for eating fries. So use National French Fry Day as an opportunity to take the fry path less traveled, like strips of summery zucchini or polenta-like chickpea flour fries. Here are eight ways to fuel your french fry …

Taylor's Relaxing Transition Entryway

Three of My Best Tips and Tricks for Creating a Successful Entryway:<p>1. Embrace the architecture. My entryway has a seemingly useless notch cut out in …

Eucalyptus

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30 Ways to Stuff Yourself with Tomatoes, Sweet Corn, and Other Summer Loot

While today might mark the unofficial end of summer, that doesn't mean you need to put away those white pants. And more importantly, it doesn't mean …

Tomatoes

Space Saving IKEA Hacks for Small Closets

Teeny tiny closet got you down? After you've winnowed your clothes down to the essentials with our Closet Cure (of course), check out these nine …

Hacking

Shopping Resources for a Chic Meets Cool Flat in Milan

If you're looking for a minimal look that isn't too stark and melds together such eclectic decor styles as "Parisian Chic" and "California Cool," …

IKEA

How to Tile a Bathroom Floor

<b>All this week we're talking about bathroom renovations, starting with Ashley's recent remodel, and following up with tons of helpful posts about the</b> …

Home Improvement

Before & After: A New York Apartment Dream Come True

This Before & After is all about the pursuit of a beautiful dream. When they bought their co-op in Manhattan, Laura and Peter had a dream, the same …

New Jersey

7 Overnight Oats Recipes That Make Breakfast a Breeze

It’s a quintessential breakfast item (that packs a serious nutritional punch), but oatmeal often gets unfairly typecast as bland. Plus, when getting …

30 recipes you should master by the age of 30

If your student days are over but you still haven't progressed from beans on toast or ready meals, improve your repertoire with one of these simple recipes - 30 dishes worth mastering, from bung-it-in-the-oven baked fish to a crowd-pleasing shepherd's pie, before you hit 30.<p>30 recipes every cook …

Cooking

10 Things That Make This 10-Year-Old's Bedroom Cooler Than Yours

It's rare for a room to be calming and invigorating at the same time, but this bedroom is pulling off the feat. Busy patterns mix with lazy ones. …

Home Decorating

8 Itty-Bitty Outdoor Dining Sets Big on Style, Not Space

(Image credit: IKEA)<p>The weather is seriously temperamental lately, but someday, sometime very soon, in a city near you, the weather will eventually …

Food & Dining

Decorating Tricks to Steal from Stylish Paris Interiors

(Image credit: The Style Files)<p>Parisian women personify insouciant, one-of-a-kind style, and Paris interiors are no different. Sure, those high …

Living Rooms

Stopgap Moves To Tide You Over Until Your Big Kitchen Reno

This won't be your forever kitchen. But these smaller-scale improvements will get you past the worst of the cringing — when every time you walk in …

Home Improvement

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How To Make Linen Spray with Vodka

(Image credit: Quentin Bacon)<p>Linen spray may sound like another froufrou extravagance that moms don't need, but that couldn't be more wrong. Because …

Essential Oils