Outdoor Design Ideas to Steal From Instagram
Landscape lovers rejoice: There’s a new trend sweeping Instagram and it’s all about stylish outdoor decor. Lately, every time we check the ‘gram we’re inundated with some seriously savvy outdoor setups, giving us an endless amount of decorating inspo. So to help jumpstart your afternoon daydreams, we rounded up a few of our favorite outdoor design ideas.
May 22, 2018
Michelle Obama Shares Heartwarming Photo from Her Childhood Apartment
Though Michelle Obama spent eight years in one of the biggest houses in the country, she didn’t always live such a spacious lifestyle. In promoting her new book, Becoming (out November 13), Michelle shared a sweet photo of her with her parents on Instagram, reminiscing about her “cramped apartment on the South Side of Chicago.
May 22, 2018
Three Dogs, Two Cats, and One Adventurous Couple in a 300-Square-Foot RV
Name: Samantha and Brendan Binger; 3 dogs (Archie, Max, Luna), and 2 cats (Anna and Elsa) Location: Anywhere we park Size: 304 square feet Years lived in: 1.5 years, owned “When we first had the idea to hit the road in a motorhome, we saw our home as a means to an end,” confesses Samantha Binger, who along with her husband and their five pets travel around the country in their 2007 Fleetwood Bounder 35E.
May 22, 2018
Costco Has a Secret To Saving Big On Your Wedding Day – But You Need to Be a Member
Costco really does have everything, don’t they? You can buy all of your favorite items in bulk, the tastiest rotisserie chicken, 55″ TVs, and just about anything you can think of. But Costco offers more than just items you can buy in store and take home that day. Costco wants to help make wedding planning easier! When planning a wedding, most people are trying not to spend more money than they need to.
May 22, 2018
The Best Places to Live in Texas, According to Your Lifestyle
Texas is a big, big place—it takes an incredible 14 hours to drive across it!—which is why you need a solid game plan if you’re moving to the Lone Star State. Each of its cities and towns are unique, and all have different things to offer, depending on what you’re looking for. But whether you’re looking for the right spot to start your life or a bustling community to welcome you during your sunset years, there’s a vibrant place for you.
May 22, 2018
Before and After: This $1,300 Bathroom Makeover Keeps The Tile, Loses the ’90s Glam
A reader kindly sent in this bathroom, referring to it as “the epitome of ’90s glam.” For a moment there was hope that the After was going to be ’90s glam—think of all the Nagels!—but, instead, this is the story of how quintessentially ’90s elements were smartly incorporated into an updated, understated, and affordable makeover. Here’s a full-length view.
May 22, 2018
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A Quick Intro to Modern Mid-Century (That’s Not a Typo)
Mid-century modern is the Coco Chanel of design—timeless and trend-proof—but that doesn’t mean it can’t take an update. Right now, we’re loving looks that bring the Eames era into the 21st century. Think simple lines and sleek shapes that complement modern life. With the right pieces, you can turn mid-century modern into modern mid-century—a 2.0 take that you can make your own.
May 22, 2018
A Simple Home in The Netherlands Is Pastel and Perfect
Name: Ilona Polcyn, my partner Daniel, our two sons Tycho, 13, and Fender, 7. Plus, two dogs. Location: Tilburg, The Netherlands Size: 3,229 square feet Years lived in: 7 years, owned I love to use my home as my test lab. If I haven’t painted anything for a few weeks, the paint tins literally call out to me from the closet. I like a fresh white canvas decorated with vintage, design or handmade items, mostly in fresh or soft pastel colors.
May 22, 2018
Rethinking How You Take Your Vacations Could Help You Feel Young Forever
Growing up, my family went to a beloved, small lake town in the mountains every summer.
May 22, 2018