Collette Reitz

Special Projects Editor

Collette Reitz is an editor and writer based in Chicago. She was previously an editor at Elite Daily, covering trends, tech, social media, food, and travel. She was also a freelance journalist, producing lifestyle, entertainment, and health content for publications including StyleCaster, People, Best Products, and The Checkup. She loves em dashes and blasting anything by Taylor Swift during a run.
Aldi's Four-Pack of Pink Flamingo Cups Is "So Freaking Cute"
News
It's officially sippin' season!
May 13, 2024
Trader Joe’s Is Selling the Most “Gorgeous” Pink Plant (It’s Only $11!)
News
It'll be the star of your greenery collection.
May 13, 2024
Costco's $1,200 Smart Toilet Has a Heated Seat and Self-Cleaning Bidet
News
Don't forget about the built-in night light!
May 12, 2024
Trader Joe's "Very Cute" $5 Mini Plants Are So Sweet (You'll Want a Dozen!)
News
Plus, they'll look great practically anywhere.
May 12, 2024
The $7 Aldi Garden Staple You'll Buy Once and Use Forever
NEWS
This is a reason to become a green thumb.
May 7, 2024
This “Stunning” Umbrella Will Transform Your Patio into a Resort
NEWS
You'll be VIP all day, every day!
May 7, 2024
This $13 Aldi Decor Find Will Make Your Space Smell So Good (It’s Ingenious!)
News
The terracotta version is perfect for summer!
May 6, 2024
Target Is Selling a "Quiet Luxury"-Inspired Drink Set for Just $20 (So Pretty!)
NEWS
You’ll want to whip up a batch of lemonade ASAP.
May 6, 2024
Home Depot Hosts the Cutest Kid-Friendly DIY Workshops This Spring
News
The flower planters are seriously adorable!
May 3, 2024
See How a Plain Bedroom Transforms with Bold Color in a Surprising Spot
PROJECTS & IMPROVEMENTS
And the artwork is next-level.
Mar 3, 2024
See How This Dining Nook Redo Packs in So Much Hidden Storage
PROJECTS & IMPROVEMENTS
Who knew you could do this in a studio?
Mar 1, 2024
Queer Eye’s “Book TV” Breaks a Major Bookshelf Styling Rule
News
It’s perfect for all the books you never want to read again.
Feb 6, 2024
See How I Organized My “Super Chaotic” Drawer with $2 Trays
Organizing
It was the most fun game of Tetris ever.
Jan 19, 2024
A Clever Scalloped Paint Design Gives This Bedroom a Glow-Up
PROJECTS & IMPROVEMENTS
And she got her mirror from Sam's Club!
Jan 1, 2024
5 Easy Ways to Get Rid of Your Old Mattress
Curbside pickup for the win!
Dec 28, 2023
These 10 NYE Superstitions Promise Luck Without Leaving Your House
Number 9 also means you can cut a chore off your to-do list!
Dec 27, 2023
This Tiny Detail Transforms an Arch into a Stunning DIY Headboard
PROJECTS & IMPROVEMENTS
And the closet doors are a work of art!
Dec 23, 2023
This Washing Machine Will Save You Money Every Time You Do Laundry
Learn how much water your washer actually uses.
Dec 22, 2023
Here’s How Early You Should to Get to the Airport to Make Your Flight
Life
No more sprinting to your gate!
Dec 21, 2023
This ’80s Credenza Is Unrecognizable After a DIY Modern Makeover
Home Projects
The white paint was a game-changer.
Nov 27, 2023
You Can Find Out Who Lived in Your House
If these walls could talk!
Nov 26, 2023
A Tired Brick Fireplace Gets New Life with a DIY Whitewash
Projects & Improvements
The new mantel is an eye-catching upgrade.
Nov 25, 2023
A $25 DIY Painted Chair Hack That's a Stunning Dupe for Leather
Projects & Improvements
You can make anything look luxe!
Nov 24, 2023
11 Christmas Living Room Decor Ideas: From Minimalist to Maximalist
Go all out, or keep it ultra simple.
Nov 23, 2023
The 6 Best Coupon Sites for Cash Back and Promo Code Savings
Life
Cha-ching!
Nov 22, 2023
A Macy’s Window Stylist Reveals the Best Way to Fluff Your Tree
It's so easy once you know where to start.
Nov 22, 2023
Before & After: A Windowless Bathroom Transforms into a Bright Oasis
Home Projects
Let there be light!
Aug 11, 2023