Heading to an Estate Sale This Weekend? Keep an Eye Out for These Cleaning and Organizational Products
If your reaction to the title of this post was “eww“, that’s valid, I hear you, secondhand items aren’t for the faint of heart. But there are those among us who were born thrifty and live the 3 R’s of recycling to the fullest. We like saving money, staying out of big box stores, and know that estate sales are more than just great places to find unique vintage home decor. Thrifty as I might be, I’d never buy cleaning products from a “thrift store.
Mar 23, 2018
These Tiny Apartments Could Be an Affordable Way to Fight Homelessness
With homelessness on the rise in New York City due to government funding cuts, rising rents and stagnating wages, the overburdened shelter system is failing those who need it most. As the government works to figure out how to support the cities homeless, many of whom are working but simply can’t afford the city, individual architecture and design firms are also considering new and inventive ways to provide low-cost or free housing.
Mar 23, 2018
This Tiny Vacation Home Packs a lot of Luxury Into a Small Amount of Space
Today’s #cabinporn alert comes courtesy of Mandalaki Design Studio‘s stunning seaside micro dwelling, the Monocabin. The sleek tiny home is basically the Greek getaway of every minimalist wanderluster’s dreams. For starters, the 270 square-foot-space sits near the Aegean Sea on Rhodes Island, but believe it or not, the prime location isn’t the only blissful architectural selling point.
Mar 23, 2018
The Hunter x Target Collection Is Available Now
Today is the day: Target and classic British boot brand Hunter announced their exciting new collaboration back in March, and now, it’s officially available in stores and online. The collection includes more than 300 items ranging in price from $5-$80, with most items under $30. It spans apparel and accessories for women, men, girls, boys and toddlers, as well as products for the home and outdoors – several of which are a first for Hunter.
Mar 23, 2018
Everything You’ve Been Told About Thread Count in Sheets Is Wrong
Have you, too, stood in the linens department, eyes glazed as you try to figure out the best sheets? It doesn’t help that they tend to be folded up and jammed into a plastic container so that you can only feel a tiny corner of them. How are you supposed to know how it will feel on your entire body if only the tip of your finger can brush a sliver of the sheet? Well there’s always thread count, which is what it seems “they” want us to rely on.
Mar 23, 2018
10 Design Buys No One Will Know Came from Amazon
If you’ve ever spent an afternoon sifting through garage store sales for the perfect find, then you probably recognize the feeling of searching through Amazon. The mega-retailer has everything, which also means it can be hard to locate that one perfect thing you’re looking for. That’s where we come in. Ahead, 10 Apartment Therapy-approved design buys that also have the benefit of Prime delivery.
Mar 23, 2018
Before and After: A Budget $6K Bathroom Three Years in the Making
You might think that the issues with this bathroom are mainly aesthetic — the dangling door, the intensely peach tiles, for starters. But, in fact, the problems go much further than these superficial concerns. Unfortunately, reader Rachel found that removing the ruffled curtain did nothing to alleviate the mold-infested walls.
Mar 23, 2018
A 195-Square-Foot Hand-Built Tiny Home Proves Basic Is Beautiful
Name: Maximilian Monahan Location: Boise, Idaho Size: 195 square feet Years lived in: 1.5 years, owned I am a classic car dealer and I specialize in importing and retailing affordable Italian vintage cars. My father and I bought this 25′ x 120′ property in 2005, and it had a 550-square-foot concrete cottage built in 1948 that my dad used as his retirement pad.
Mar 23, 2018
The $200 Bedroom Refresh
The $200 Bedroom Refresh
Mar 23, 2018
3D Printed Tiny House
3D Printed Tiny House
Mar 23, 2018
Beginner's Guide to Bullet Journaling
Beginner's Guide to Bullet Journaling
Mar 23, 2018