Dwellings on Mars will have to withstand constant dust storms, -80 degree temperatures, and constant radiation. 3D product designer Noah Hershberger designed the Queen B, a hexagonal-shaped home that recently won a contest by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Makerbot to design a bio-shielding dwelling for the red planet.
Nadia loved everything about her new rental except for the very...err.. loud wallpaper in the bedroom so she came up with a temporary DIY way to style it to her taste. Heads up, renters, you can so copy this one.
Q: I'm asking for your help in picking a shade of blue for my kitchen. I've heard lots of suggestions to paint cabinets or update hardware... but it's all open shelving in a recess (no cabinets!). It's got character, but lacking on the style:
In their second-ever designer collaboration, Ballard Designs releases a the Bunny Williams tabletop collection. Initially including dinnerware, linens, glassware, and entertaining pieces, Ballard will release additional categories next year.
A piece of art—striking, memorable and, especially, big—can be the focal centerpiece of a room. You know you've done it right when your friends refer to "the horse picture room." Although often more expensive to acquire, the investment can go a long way in setting the mood and attracting the eye the moment you walk in. Check out this collection of children's rooms that use large-scale art to create a bold impression.
Ace Hotel New York continues its tradition of hosting artists-in-residence this Fashion Week. Instead of partnering with outside brands, four art collectives created in-room design modules for "Sleep / Walk," work that tackles the topics of gender, presentation and identity. They will be on display to the public on September 7 at Liberty Hall.
We don't usually talk about scent when it comes to designing an interior. But research shows that fragrance has a significant impact on mood, and isn't decorating your home fundamentally about setting a mood? We want some rooms to be calm and relaxing, and others to be warm and lively. We've put together a mood board for an uplifting, charming and flirtatious room, inspired by the scent of red honeysuckle nectar, strawberries and summertime.
With rising temps and the thought of fall just around the corner, August is the perfect time to indulge in some quality time outdoors and what better way to do so than a (stylish) little picnic. We've rounded up the essentials.