Creating a Library in Your Apartment

Just because you live in small space doesn’t mean you should have to be reading everything on Kindle. If you’re a true bibliophile, you probably leave dozens (or hundreds) of books lying out all around your home. Instead of shoving them under the bed or trying to get your mom to store them for you, you… Continue reading Creating a Library in Your Apartment

The Common Art-Hanging Mistakes We Keep Seeing Over and Over

Though I'm a firm believe in the power of doing whatever you damn well want—and in fact applaud design rule breakers—sometimes design "mistakes" don't make a room feel rebellious. They just make a space seem sad. Read on to see if either of these art hanging no-no's is currently on display in your home. And… Continue reading The Common Art-Hanging Mistakes We Keep Seeing Over and Over

Benjamin Moore Reveals Its 2018 Color of the Year

“The whole thing is about being a detective,” says Benjamin Moore director of strategic design intelligence Ellen O’Neill as she spreads her case files (a stack of newspaper clippings, tear sheets, and various ephemera bound with a velvet ribbon) across a table at New York mainstay the Odeon. Each year O’Neill and her team of… Continue reading Benjamin Moore Reveals Its 2018 Color of the Year

9 Apps to Help You Work Your Inner Designer

By now, we’re all well aware of the inspiration, discovery and even expression that apps like Instagram and Pinterest offer designers and design enthusiasts alike. But what’s the new new in tech for the creative set when they want to get their inner decorator or DIYer on? We polled designers, trend experts and influencers from… Continue reading 9 Apps to Help You Work Your Inner Designer

The 3 Most Important Decorating Elements

via PopSugar – The way Shannon Smith transforms a bare apartment into a cozy home might cause you to confuse her for a magician, or an interior design fairy godmother at the very least. The Homepolish interior designer can do wonders to a space no matter how tight the budget or small the square footage. The… Continue reading The 3 Most Important Decorating Elements

How to survive your move

Moving in with a significant other can be simultaneously thrilling and daunting. Once the joy of getting to spend every waking (and sleeping) moment with your loved one wears off, you feel the reality that you're going to have to find a harmonious way to combine your belongings and design styles. "Even if your tastes… Continue reading How to survive your move

Confident, Composed, Comfortable

It's now 2017, which means one thing: It's time to discuss which home decor trends will define the year. On the color front, sophisticated hues are poised to take center stage, according to Behr, which has predictions for colors to keep an eye on in 2017. The paint company has divided its selections into three… Continue reading Confident, Composed, Comfortable

Pinterest Hottest Home Trends for 2017

Pinterest has become our go-to site for all things decorating. Whether we're looking for some inspiration to redesign our kitchens or in need of the hottest place cards to put at the Thanksgiving table, Pinterest has us covered. As the creative platform inspired all aspects of our lives in 2016, we can't wait to see… Continue reading Pinterest Hottest Home Trends for 2017

ENLIVEN YOUR SPACE WITH PLANTS

via So Haute Design – One of my favorite ways to brighten up my home is to incorporate a bit of greenery which is sure to bring burst of color and life into any room. Plants make your home feel welcoming and inspiring which will in turn enhance your mood and – bonus – many plants… Continue reading ENLIVEN YOUR SPACE WITH PLANTS