Occasionally, the Apartment Therapy gang of contributors share their own homes with our readers. In 2009, 8 of us took the leap — here are our homes:

1 Wes, Kayla & Bacon's Brookline Remix
2 Sarah & Steve's Attic Aerie
3 Tanya's Romantic Color Infusion
4 Kyle's Jamaica Plain Gem, 1 Year Later!
5 Sparrow & Kurt's Light Filled Home

6 Aaron's Childhood Home: Growing Up Around Great Design
7 Rachael's Apartment Therapy Inspired Design Lab
8 Annie & Kristina's Brooklyn Treehouse