Prince Harry Proposed at Home While Cooking Chicken, and More From The Couple’s BBC Interview
If you’ve been as obsessed with the royal engagement news today as several of us around here are, you’re going to want to watch this. The BBC sat down with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in their Kensington Palace cottage and got the details of the engagement, what it was like meeting the Queen, and more. Their first ever joint interview follows in the footsteps of William and Kate, who gave one to the BBC after their engagement in 2010.
Nov 27, 2017
Did Keith Urban Buy This $39M NYC Townhouse for Nicole Kidman?
Update 12/6/17: the house is still on the market. Earlier this month, we reported that an Upper East Side townhouse where Michael Jackson once lived had hit the market for a pop royalty sized price tag of $39 million. If the rumors are true, this pedigreed pad has some new owners—Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman. Australian gossip magazine Woman’s Day reports that a source close to the Tennessee-based A-listers says Keith bought the property because Nicole wants to do theater.
Nov 27, 2017
These Are the World’s 10 Most Expensive Cities to Live in
Have you ever thought about just up and moving to a new city halfway across the globe? If you’re not just fantasizing and you’re really considering a major move, you may want to consider which cities have a super high cost of living first. Each year, The Economist releases their Worldwide Cost of Living Report which determines the most—and least—expensive cities around the globe. This year, the report ranked the most expensive city as Singapore.
Nov 27, 2017
You’re Not Crazy: USPS Is Allegedly Reporting They Delivered Packages When They Haven’t
Have you ever sat at home all day, waiting for a package that was promised to arrive before 8pm only to have it not show up? Did you get an email saying that it had been delivered, despite all evidence to the contrary? It’s not just you and it isn’t just bad luck—according to CBS Atlanta it’s, well, kind of a conspiracy. Toss on your tin-foil hat and let’s dig in.
Nov 27, 2017
This Tiny Denver Home Makes Downsizing Look Good
Name: Austin Klapesky Location: Denver, Colorado “This tiny house was one of the biggest challenges of my life. Going from a 1,500-square-foot house to 400 is a challenge to say the least,” writes Austin Klapesky. “When I purchased it, it was a disaster. Great bones, but every surface needed rebuilding. We went down to the brick walls and dirt floors. As I was designing it, I had to really challenge myself to think small scale yet smart and efficient.
Nov 27, 2017
5 Life-Changing Home Habits You Should Start in Your New Apartment
Sometimes moving into a new apartment is just the push you need to start over. It’s a clean slate—your new home is clean and empty, and as you move in, you have the power to decide where everything goes and what you want your home to be like.
Nov 27, 2017
Here’s How Twitter Reacted to the News of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s Engagement
Earlier today, it was announced that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are engaged, and that they’ll be getting married next spring. As when any big news breaks, Twitter had feelings. Here are some of the best reactions to the happy news. Related: Here’s Where Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Will Live Clarence House posted the official announcement on their Twitter, where it’s already had over 26,000 retweets and over 60,000 favorites.
Nov 27, 2017
Cyber Monday is a Great Day to Buy a Vacuum
Vacuums aren’t really fun to buy. Sure, you’re happy to have one that makes the chore of vacuuming quicker and easier, but few of us relish plunking down our hard-earned cash for one. But if it’s time to upgrade, why not do it on a day when they’re heavily discounted? Just because you tuned out for Black Friday doesn’t mean you missed out on all the deals.
Nov 27, 2017
Save Your Money & Make Your Own Beautiful Gift Wrap This Year
14 ideas for low-cost, low-key (but gorgeous) wrapping.
Nov 27, 2017
West Elm’s Cyber Monday Sale: Our Picks Under $100
Cyber Monday is upon us and some major home retailers are rolling out all new deals, just for the day. We’re rounding up some of our favorite finds from West Elm that are under $100, perfect for giving as gifts or maybe as a treat for your own home this holiday season. For Cyber Monday, West Elm is offering up to 70 percent off select items, as well as free shipping with code FREERIDE (though it excludes furniture and rugs).
Nov 27, 2017
Here’s Where Newly Engaged Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Will Live
It’s official: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are engaged. Clarence House (aka Prince Charles) announced the news Monday morning, saying that the royal and the American actress will be wed in Spring 2018.
Nov 27, 2017
H&M Home’s Cyber Monday Sale: Our Picks Under $20
Cyber Monday is upon us and some major home retailers are rolling out all new deals, just for the day. We’re rounding up some of our favorite finds from H&M Home that are under $20, perfect for giving as gifts or maybe as a treat for your own home this holiday season. This year for Cyber Monday, H&M is offering a whopping 30% off everything in store and online, plus free shipping with code 9054. The 30% off will be automatically applied at checkout.
Nov 27, 2017
Anthropologie’s Cyber Monday Sale: Our Picks Under $100
Cyber Monday is upon us and some major home retailers are rolling out all new deals, just for the day. We’re rounding up some of our favorite finds from Anthropologie that are under $100, perfect for giving as gifts or maybe as a treat for your own home this holiday season. This year for Cyber Monday, Anthropologie is offering 20% off full price items plus free shipping over $100. Here’s what we’re loving that’s $100 and under (get that free shipping!
Nov 27, 2017
Before and After: An Incredible DIY Makeover for Rental Kitchen Cabinets
When Puno Puno (yes, you read that right, her name is Puno Lauren Puno!) and Daniel Chin Yee moved into their Downtown Los Angeles loft earlier this year, they knew they’d found their dream home. First, because of all the added space (their previous apartment was a modest 600 square feet to this loft’s 1,500). And secondly, because of the huge amount of light pouring in from the wall-to wall, industrial-height windows that line their corner unit.
Nov 27, 2017
6 Genius Things You Don’t Have in Your Bathroom, But Should
As a society, we’re constantly trying to make our lives easier, speed up everyday tasks and find products to hack our routines. While we’re constantly on the hunt for new technology that can multitask for us (honestly if you told me 10 years ago that someday I’d talk to my lightbulbs, I wouldn’t have believed you), there are plenty of affordable products already on the market that can change your life—or at least your life in the bathroom.
Nov 27, 2017
Amazon’s Cyber Monday Sale: Our Picks Under $50
Cyber Monday is upon us and some major home retailers are rolling out all new deals, just for the day. We’re rounding up some of our favorite finds from Amazon that are under $50, perfect for giving as gifts or maybe as a treat for your own home this holiday season. As we reported earlier this month, the retail giant launched their Black Friday hub on November 1, complete with 50 days of deals (which you can shop right here).
Nov 27, 2017
The 2017 Mega List of Cyber Monday Deals
Veteran bargain hunters know that Black Friday is huge for in-store deals, but Cyber Monday often brings the biggest savings for online shopping. We scoured the internet for the best deals for Cyber Week and we’ll be compiling them right here. Plus, a little holiday shopping eases the transition back into the real world from a long weekend (it’ll be our little secret). If you’re looking for our editors’ picks on what we’re loving, click on the shops in bold below.
Nov 27, 2017