IKEA Reissues MALM Recall After Another Tipping Fatality
Do you have small children at home? IKEA wants to remind you that its dressers—including the popular MALM series—pose a tipping hazard when they’re not securely fastened to the wall. The original voluntary recall was first announced in June 2016 following several reports of deaths and injuries caused by the units tipping over. The company was (and still is) offering free anchoring kits to repair the current pieces, or a full or partial refund for recalled models.
Nov 21, 2017
Why You Should Keep a Cutting Board in Your Small Bathroom
You think New York City real estate is bad? You should see my bathroom counter. The door to the bathroom opens up right into the only natural place to put the vanity, which means there’s only one shallow, narrow space for the vanity to go — and one shallow, narrow space to work with when I’m getting ready in the morning. I used to drop my makeup bag and hair straightener right into the sink, but that got old fast every time I needed to rinse extra cheek tint off my hand.
Nov 21, 2017
Our Under $100 Picks From Target’s Cyber Monday Sale
The Bullseye is making it easy to plan your holiday shopping this year. Target released their Black Friday ad last week, and now they just shared their plans for Cyber Monday and beyond. Here’s what we know so far. In 2016, Target’s Cyber Monday deal was an additional 15 percent off your order, and good news, that blanket discount coming back for 2017, no code needed.
Nov 21, 2017
Classic Kitchen Accessories That Will Look Good in Any Home
Whether your kitchen needs a total remodel or you’re just completely sick of looking at yours, there are five classic details you can add — without breaking the bank or breaking down a wall. These simple elements will elevate the elegance of your kitchen, just in time for all of your holiday hosting gigs (everyone knows that guests tend to congregate around the cooking).
Nov 21, 2017
The 10 Commandments of a Clean & Happy Junk Drawer
The junk drawer is a tricky little monster. Even its name makes you think it’s okay to let it get, well, junky. But a junk drawer without parameters means that every few months you’ll have to tackle a small mountain of those suuuuuper annoying little things you’ve basically just put off dealing with. For a “junk” drawer that’s really more of a useful spot for miscellaneous items in the kitchen, follow these ten commandments.
Nov 21, 2017
The Totally Dreamy & Magical Look that Evokes Pure Christmas
Inspired by the idea of a traditional European Christmas, we've rounded up a few ideas for getting the look in your own home.
Nov 21, 2017
Do You Really Know What’s In Your Sheets? Here’s How To Spot Fake Labels
A lot of attention has been paid lately to the increasingly competitive mattress industry, and the growing lack of transparency for consumers, but it turns out that we should be just as concerned about what covers our mattresses. Two recent studies show that an overwhelming majority of fabric labels on our sheet sets have been faked.
Nov 21, 2017
This Paint Trick Makes Rooms Look Much More Expensive
A small investment that will make a big impact.
Nov 21, 2017
5 Tiny (Yet Inspiring) Bedrooms With Plenty of Lessons to Share
One of the challenges of living in a small apartment is trying to figure out how to fit everything you need into a small bedroom. Fitting everything in, plus the bed (which is pretty essential) can feel nearly impossible, so we’ve rounded up five small bedrooms that make very efficient use of their small footprints—plus ideas you can steal from each one. The bedroom above, from Hemnet via Apartment Therapy, is a perfect example of small-space efficiency.
Nov 21, 2017
The $1 Storage Solution You Won’t Know How You Lived Without
I’ve picked up the odd Dollar Tree clear plastic bin here and there for, well, I can’t remember what for now that I use them for everything. Seriously, since discovering and drooling over The Home Edit‘s Instagram feed (I even rainbowtized my apps, but that’s a story for another day), I’m clear-binning all the things. Here’s why I wish I’d started organizing with them years ago.
Nov 21, 2017