This Sustainable Hovering Cube Home in Sydney Completely Defies Gravity
Have you ever looked at house and thought, “who on earth tdecided to build that?” You can have this thought process for a number of reason. Maybe the house is a spite house, built on a small sliver of land. Or maybe it is very futuristic home smack dab in the middle of a row of colonial homes. Or, it could just be a house that is literally hovering above the ground! North Avoca Studio pretty much defies the odds of architecture.
May 25, 2018
Anthropologie Has Arrived in Europe – The First Store Just Opened In Düsseldorf
When a new store opens near you, it is like a shoppers dream. It is so exciting to explore the shelves and bins of a brand new store. Every little find feels more thrilling than the next! For fans of Anthropologie living in Düsseldorf, Germany, they can get ready for these feelings to bloom! This store opening comes at a perfect time, as Anthropologie currently has a sale going on!
May 25, 2018
Amazon’s Memorial Day Rug Sale Will Get Your Floors Summer Ready
You can buy something over Memorial Day for every inch of your house—but some of our favorite sales to scour are for things that never leave your floor. It’s no secret that we love what a well-placed rug can do for a space. And if you’re looking to give a room in your house a quick refresh, you can join us in perusing Amazon’s rug sale. Part of their larger Memorial Day home sale, the rugs start at just $16 for a 2′ x 3′ rug, and most are under $75.
May 25, 2018
Give Your Best Friend the Perfect Gift – Sheets With Your Face on Them
Shopping for your best friend can be hard sometimes, right? Our best friends are there for us through thick and thin. When it is time to give them a gift, you want to make sure it is something that shows just how much you appreciate their love and support. Why not give them something with your face on it? The perfect way to make sure your friend knows just how much you love them is by being with them, even when you’re not physically able to.
May 25, 2018
Nordstrom Is Having a 40% Off and Over Sale—But Only for Memorial Day Weekend
There is nothing better than a good sale. Every holiday weekend, we’re always on the hunt to see what stores are having the best deals. Memorial Day Weekend might be an excuse for others to drink, go to the beach, and throw burgers on the grill, but for us, we’re pulling out our credit cards to shop. If you’re an avid Nordstrom shopper, then you know their Half-Yearly Sale is upon us.
May 25, 2018
This New Target x Museum of Ice Cream Collaboration is Pure, Sweet Summer
Perhaps the sweetest, most pure thing since seeing the neighborhood kids frolicking in the joy of an open hydrant sprinkler for the first time each summer, the Museum of Ice Cream has teamed up with Target for two collections that celebrate the return of the sold-out interactive event this June.
May 25, 2018
Our Definitive Guide To The Best Memorial Day Sales
Memorial Day marks the end of the three-day-weekend drought that started after President’s Day, and it also means there are things we’ll be seeing more of until labor day: white pants, rosé, and ‘grammable floaties. Oh, and it also means a lot of sales. Just like we haven’t seen bank holiday since February, we also haven’t seen a weekend full of sales in a long time.
May 25, 2018
Before and After: This Son Gave His Dad’s Rental Kitchen A No-Reno Makeover
This kitchen was very nice—great cabinets, pretty paint, sleek black countertops, fantastic wood floors—but even very nice can use a little boost now and then. Peel-and-stick tiles to the rescue, for a polished, personal, and renter-friendly update. This looks so great! The mini subway tile from Home Depot is delightful, plus the color works well with the new appliances and looks amazing with the orange sink.
May 25, 2018
Why You Should Think Twice Before Taking Out a Mortgage With Your Normal Bank
When my wife and I were looking to get pre-approved for a mortgage, we started at the most obvious spot: Bank of America, the longtime home of our checking and savings accounts. Turns out, that may not have been a smart idea. For starters, we were surprised to discover that their rates and terms were pretty unattractive, especially for first-time buyers like us. We were already scrounging for cash, and the bank was pretty inflexible about the down payment amount.
May 25, 2018
50 Things to See, Taste, Hear, Feel & Smell Between Memorial Day and Labor Day
Just like New Year’s Day is a benchmark for the mind, the start of summer is a benchmark for the soul. At some point in the calendar (Mother Nature waits not for the Summer Solstice), rain and blooms give way to hot, humid mornings. It’s around this time of year that you find yourself reaching more for shorts over jeans, and longing to introduce some simple pleasures in your day. A cool drink wet with condensation. A delicious waft of BBQ on the grill.
May 25, 2018