This May Be the Most Stylishly Patriotic Studio Apartment Ever
Stanley's 525-square-foot studio is packed with American handcrafts, folk art, brass candlesticks, baskets and bold red, white and blue color palette.
Jun 29, 2019
An Apartment’s Eclectic Interior Includes a Grape Chandelier and Other Must-See Decor Treasures
House Tour
Aviva Falk's Brooklyn apartment filled with one-of-a-kind finds thanks to a unique resource: Her mom owns an estate sale business!
Jun 29, 2019
Why I Hate Walk-In Closets (And You Should Too)
Though many New Yorkers dream of knocking down walls or upgrading to a bigger apartment to get a Carrie Bradshaw-sized closet, living with one of the smallest I'd ever seen for six years taught me that I don't need a walk-in closet. Ever. No one does.
Jun 29, 2019
Why Community Gardens Are New York City’s Most Underrated (Free!) Amenity
Tucked away throughout the five boroughs lie 600 community gardens, providing residents space to plant food and flowers or just generally enjoy the greenery.
Jun 29, 2019
Alton Brown’s Coffee-Brewing Trick Is Strange, but It Works
When someone tells me how to really brew the perfect cup of coffee, I take it with a grain of salt.
Jun 29, 2019
This Kickstarter Project Is Part Chair, Part Closet—And It’s Perfect For Your Lazy, Clothes-Tossing Self
In case you’re still judging yourself for using furniture as a makeshift clothes rack, here’s a reason to shirk your shame immediately: a coat check chair. The tagline for the Kickstarter project sums it up nicely: “Your closet. Reinvented. Into an iconic designer chair. Let your closet join the party.
Jun 29, 2019
Jackie O’s Martha’s Vineyard Estate Is for Sale for $65 Million
It’s the summer home of our dreams.
Jun 29, 2019
6 Ways Just Writing Down Your Routines Will Make You More Productive—And then Some
If you want to get even more out of your personal rhythms, try writing them down.
Jun 29, 2019
This 527 Square Foot Pine Flat in France Is What Modern Wine Country Dreams Are Made Of
A space-maximizing combination of windows and high ceilings give this fab fourth-floor tiny apartment in France the appearance of having just as much square footage as it does charm and style. Dubbed the Pine Flat, the 527-square-foot flat was designed by French architecture firm A6A. The cozy pad is located in the country’s world-famous wine region of Bordeaux inside of a 19th century building.
Jun 29, 2019
How To Make Vegetable Dye
I found a page from an old book all about creating vegetable dyes! The author and source are unknown, but the dyes are absolutely gorgeous! These are not just beet juice dyes, they are made to last and come from plants you might find in your own backyard or out on a nature walk. Let’s start with dyeing wool, since according to this vegetable dye elder, that is the easiest material to work with, before graduating to silk, linens, and cottons.
Jun 29, 2019
Five Favorite Re-Uses For Wooden Crates
Wine, re-purposing, and attractive storage solutions — these are a few of our favorite things. Perhaps that’s why we’ve featured the wine crate on so many occasions. As a flea market staple and a liquor store freebie, they’re easy to come by and even easier to put to good (re)use.
Jun 29, 2019
Kathryn and Anthony’s Eclectic Australian Home
Name: Kathryn Elkins and Anthony dal Forno Location: Brunswick, Melbourne, Australia Size: 1800 square feet Years lived in: 15+ years; owned Kathryn and Anthony find themselves in Brunswick, the heart of one of Melbourne’s most eclectic spots, spoilt for choice with delicious food, some of the world’s best coffee, and boutique shops. Fierce supporters of Australian artists and crafters, they’ve have amassed an enviable collection of art and design objects made locally.
Jun 29, 2019
Walmart’s Massive July 4th Home Sale Is Ending Soon—Here’s What to Grab ASAP
The markdowns are epic and include kitchen appliances, vacuums, mattresses, furniture, TVs and even tech gadgets from Apple watches to iPads.
Jun 29, 2019