Alyssa Longobucco

Contributor

New York, NY

Alyssa is a freelance writer, editor, and stylist living in New York. When she's not diving into the latest in food and home decor, she's restoring an 1820s farmhouse in the Hudson Valley alongside her husband and son.
I Tried a Few Free AI Interior Design Tools, and Here’s What I Liked
Style
These were fun to play around with and functional.
May 1, 2024
11 Surprising Laundry Room Superheroes That You Never Knew You Needed
Ah, laundry—the most polarizing of all chores. You either find it meditative and relaxing or will literally turn your clothes inside out and re-wear them multiple times to avoid doing it too frequently (we’ve all been there). Whichever side of the coin you fall on, there’s no denying that having the right gear — and, even better, a well-equipped laundry room — can make it a lot more manageable (and *gasp* enjoyable?).
Apr 26, 2024
The Best Under-Sink Organizers for the Bathroom and Kitchen
Shopping
Starting at only $10!
Mar 26, 2024
Shoppers Are Buying This “Fancy” Home Staple 3 at a Time
The perfect combo of form and function.
Mar 15, 2024
This “Beautiful” Bar Cart Is Giving CB2 Vibes (but Only Costs $80!)
Shoppers even use it as an accent table.
Mar 15, 2024
This $200 “Super Cozy” Chair Looks 10 Times the Price (It's a Steal!)
Wait, when did bean bag chairs get this stylish?
Mar 5, 2024
This $100 “Stunning” Dining Chair Looks Twice the Price (So Do These 8 Others!)
You'll have cash to spare for takeout.
Mar 1, 2024
The 10 Best Coffee Table Ottomans That Pull Double-Duty
No need to choose between comfort and practicality.
Feb 22, 2024
The Best Plug-In Sconces for the Prettiest Lighting — No Electrician Needed
Even if you're not a renter, you *need* a plug-in sconce.
Feb 22, 2024
The 11 Best Dining Room Benches for an "Epic" Dinner Party
Can we squeeze in here?
Feb 16, 2024
The 10 Best Brass Floor Lamps for a Stylish, Modern Interior
Warm, inviting light -- and in a range of prices
Feb 5, 2024
Why This Timeless "Fixer Upper" Finishing Technique Is So Popular
If it's good enough for Joanna Gaines, it's good enough for me!
Dec 30, 2023
36 Best Gift Ideas from Macy’s That Everyone Will Love
Shopping
These cozy, unique, and special gifts will never go out of style.
Nov 10, 2023
Sitting Pretty: 8 Timeless Chairs Your Dining Room Needs Right Now
Windsor-style never goes out of style
Nov 6, 2023
Everything We’re Buying from Amazon’s Customer-Favorite Gifts Section
They're sure to please even the giftees you don't know too well.
Nov 6, 2023
126 Ideas for Creative & Thoughtful Housewarming Gifts
So for that new neighbor upstairs or your favorite couple who just bought their first place, here are 120+ creative ideas for new-home gifts they’ll actually love.
Nov 6, 2023
I Tried Joanna Gaines’ Clever Centerpiece Hack and I'm Never Going Back
Happy Hosting!
You can easily customize it for any occasion!
Nov 6, 2023
14 Patio Furniture and Accessory Picks to Create an Oasis at Home
Yes, you do need a hammock.
Aug 9, 2023
The 10 Best Budget-Friendly Wine Glasses Under $10
Wine glasses are a lovely thing to have around, whether you’re enjoying a glass of vino while watching your favorite TV show or hosting a dinner party for 12 people. But this kind of glassware can also be very delicate — we’ve lost count of the number of times we’ve broken a glass while washing dishes or just by setting one on the countertop a little too vigorously.
Jul 25, 2023
I Tested All the Bed Risers — And These Are the 5 I Love for Stylish Extra Storage
Shopping
Take your bedroom’s organizational efforts to new heights with these best-in-class bed risers.
Jul 12, 2023
PSA: Prime Day Is Full of Ridiculously Good Dyson Deals — Shop Our Favorites
These deals are bound to sell out!
Jul 12, 2023
The Best Le Creuset Deals Aren’t on Amazon This Year — Here’s Where to Find Them
Save hundreds of dollars on Le Creuset!
Jul 11, 2023
5 Hot Deals You Shouldn’t Miss from Our Place’s Summer Sale (Including the Always Pan!)
Shopping
Snag them while you can!
Jul 11, 2023
10 Beautiful Colored Glasses Guaranteed to Make You Smile
Drinking glasses may be a standard item in any kitchen, but add some color and personality, and you'll make something so commonplace a true household treat.
Jul 6, 2023
Amazon Shoppers Swear This Vacuum-Mop Combo Cuts Cleaning Time in Half and Leaves Floors Sparkling Clean (It’s on Sale!)
Shopping
This will replace your old-school mop — for good!
May 25, 2023
The 10 Best Car Organizers That’ll Keep Your Vehicle Clutter Free During Road-Trip Season
Your home isn't the only thing that needs to be organized.
Apr 14, 2023
10 Drill-free Organizers That’ll Conquer the Clutter in Your Closet
The cheapest one is only $10!
Apr 6, 2023
This 2023 Trend Will Flip Indoor-Outdoor Living on Its Head
Indoor-outdoor living has become a tentpole of design over the past few years. But this year, designers predict a swap.
Jan 2, 2023