Cori Sears

Cori is a freelance writer who covers interior design, gardening and houseplant care, DIYs, and trending style topics. She writes for publications like Apartment Therapy, The Spruce, and Better Homes & Gardens. When she's not working on the next story, you'll find her enjoying a cup of coffee, tending to her indoor jungle, and working on at least one home DIY project.
12 White Pumpkin Decor Ideas to Get Your Home in the Fall Spirit
They’re festive and trendy but also neutral enough to put out early and leave up all fall long.
Jul 28, 2023
10 Ways to Bring Barbiecore into Your Home
Decorate your home like a life-sized Dreamhouse.
Jul 21, 2023
TikTok Is Obsessed with This Budget-Friendly Trend for Small Outdoor Spaces
It’s a stylish, customizable take on above-ground pools.
Jun 24, 2023
8 Smart Ways to Give an Outdated Concrete Front Porch a Facelift
From little ideas to larger projects, take your pick.
Jun 22, 2023
These Are the 5 Outdoor Trends to Skip in 2023, According to Designers
Hot take: Outdoor rugs topped the list.
Jun 11, 2023
5 Ways to Get the TikTok-Approved “Clean Girl” Home Decor Aesthetic
It’s surprisingly easy to pull off this luxe-meets-effortless trend.
May 29, 2023
4 Things to Know Before You Plant a Dreamy Wildflower Lawn
Inspired by those dreamy, flower-filled yards you’ve been seeing on social media? Here’s what to know before you dive in.
May 25, 2023
These 5 Pro Tips Will Help Get You a High-End Design Look for Less
Shopping and sourcing tips for decorating and renovating ahead!
May 18, 2023
This $0 TikTok Painter’s Tape Hack Is the Secret to Crisp, Clean Lines
Say goodbye to paint bleeding and peeling with this simple trick.
Apr 5, 2023
These $59 Pottery Barn Faux Olive Stems Have Everyone Fooled
You’ll never have to change the water on these babies because they’ll last forever.
Mar 29, 2023
Before and After: A Gray-on-Gray Bathroom Gets a Bright Facelift for Just $200
No major renovations needed.
Mar 27, 2023
These Are the 5 Houseplants Everyone Will Have by the End of 2023
According to a horticulturist.
Mar 23, 2023
Double Up on Your Closet Storage with These IKEA Wardrobe Solutions
Save space in style!
Mar 2, 2023
I Painted My Bedroom in a Divisive Color, and It's the Best Decision I Ever Made
Almost two years later, I can honestly say I have no regrets.
Feb 13, 2023
Support Your Houseplants in Style With These Trendy Plant Stakes
Ditch the moss pole and get a trellis instead!
Dec 20, 2022
I Have 3 Pets and Nearly 100 Houseplants — Here's How I Help Them Coexist
These are my seven best tips for keeping my pets from destroying my plants (and for keeping my plants from harming my pets).
Dec 5, 2022
This Stylish, Functional Kids' Toy Will Blend Right in With Your Home Decor
Social media brought me to the Pikler triangle toy, and I'm here for it.
Oct 26, 2022
4 Smart Tips for Finding Amazing Art at the Thrift Store, According to Experts
Next time you hit the thrift store, you're bound to find some great art if you follow these under-the-radar ideas.
Oct 22, 2022
Before and After: This Free Dresser Found a Fancy Second Life for Just $45
Patching, painting, and sanding turned this crusty dresser into a modern showstopper.
Oct 18, 2022
The 3 Most Underrated Houseplants, According to Houseplant Experts
If you're not into the trendiest house plants, then here are a few you need to know.
Sep 14, 2022
How to Keep Your Houseplant Collection From Looking Cluttered
Live out your indoor jungle dreams with these quick tips.
Sep 2, 2022
Here Are 5 Cute, Quirky Planters to Incorporate Into Your Home’s Decor
Goodbye, boring white pots!
Aug 30, 2022
These Are the Best IKEA TARVA Nightstand Hacks I've Ever Seen
For the bedroom and beyond!
Aug 13, 2022
5 Ways to Decorate Your Living Room if You Have Kids and Pets
It pretty much comes down to getting washable everything.
Aug 5, 2022
These Are the 5 Most Stylish Houseplants of 2022
According to Instagram!
Aug 3, 2022
14 Halloween Decorating Ideas for Your Front Door