Dan Koday

Dan Koday is a New York City based lifestyle, style and travel writer with an expertise in digital content and social media. His work has been featured in InStyle, Food & Wine/FWx, Latina and Teen Vogue. Check out his 2016 House Tour here.
Screen Style: Get the Royal Look Inspired By Netflix Hit The Crown
If you’ve been paying attention during Awards Season, you know that The Crown has been sweeping ceremonies like The Golden Globes and SAGs — and for good reason. The binge-in-three-days-or-less series is beautifully acted, full of dramatic storylines, and inspiring for any design or decor lover looking to add period pieces to their home.
Jul 17, 2020
These New Travel Apps Let You Book Luxe Hotels By the Hour (Even Minute!)
Ever had a way-too-early flight out of a city and think: Well there goes a perfectly good day at a beautiful hotel wasted. Or maybe you took the red eye in and are trapped in a city until that 3PM check in time without a place to shower, let alone wash your face. Wouldn’t it be really nice if you had the ability to book your stays based on time, instead of days—to really maximize the hours by the hotel pool? You’re officially in luck, because two new apps let you do just that.
May 3, 2019
As Seen on TV Homes to Book for In Real Life Vacations
If you’ve ever been caught up in a home design TV spiral—don’t worry, we’ve all been there—you know there are some pretty impressive properties out there. Touring everyone’s pads virtually on shows like Extreme Homes and Cribs makes us basically want to retire, buy a new tool set, and get to work on our own place.
May 3, 2019
The Easiest Way To Update Your Holiday Decor This Season, Courtesy of Chip & Joanna Gaines
Though their popular HGTV show Fixer Upper is officially coming to an end for now, there’s no doubt that Chip and Joanna Gaines and their authentic country charm, too-cute-for-words family and never-ending home transformation ideas will continue to be a big part of our lives. One of the ways they’re already bringing beauty into your home is through a furniture and accessories line and paint partnership with Kilz, Magnolia Home by Joanna Gaines Paint.
May 3, 2019
This New Design-Forward Hotel Is Worth the Visit to Miami
Opened just over a year ago and designed by former-fashion-designer-turned-visionary-hotelier Alan Faena, the Faena Miami Beach Hotel has quickly carved out a spot in the overcrowded and glitzy Miami hotel scene — and the design world.
Apr 30, 2019
Build a Travel Gallery Wall: 5 Vacation Spots That Will Add To Your Art Collection
Looking for some artsy inspiration? Whether a city, a mountain, or a beach, hit the road and check out these destinations that are sure to spark your creativity. You might even bring home something new for your walls.
Jan 21, 2018
The 2018 Color of the Year Trend Predictions Begin: BEHR’s Top Picks
BEHR just announced their 2018 color of the year.
Aug 11, 2017
Camp Style Accommodations For Your Inner Child (And Your Outer Adult)
Nostalgic for summer camp? It doesn’t get any more Troop Beverly Hills than these five accommodations, where you can relive your childhood heyday—but in a lot more style. If you’ve ever been to Oak Bluffs, then you know it’s pretty camp-like. If not, picture brightly-colored cookie cutter houses everywhere and you’re in the iconic OB.
Jul 2, 2017
Check Out This Plant-Packed Bedroom Inside the London Eye
Buckingham Palace is usually the U.K.’s most coveted and prestigious address, but earlier this week, TripAdvisor Rentals and Wayfair officially had the Queen beat when they converted a pod inside the London Eye—yes, the world famous ferris wheel that overlooks the Thames River—into a luxury penthouse experience.
May 27, 2017
Let’s Fly Away: 10 of the Cheapest International Flight Destinations in May
With summer right around the corner, one of the cheaper times to fly is actually before Memorial Day kick-off weekend, not after. Consider one of these buzz-worthy cities for a quick jaunt and then you can get back to your regularly scheduled programming of pool parties, BBQs, and lazy beach days. Bon voyage!
May 4, 2017
We Feel Betrayed That No One Told Us About This Diptyque Birthday Freebie Sooner
Even if you’re not the type to make a special trip out for a birthday freebie (or two or ten), this is definitely one that might change your mind. Purveyor of stylishly chic candles, Diptyque, will hand over a gift to you on your very special day. We just have one very pressing question: Why did no one tell us about this sooner??
Mar 30, 2017
9 Valentine’s Day Gifts That Are Also Presents for Your Home
Whether you’ve been dating for a month or cohabiting for years, there’s nothing wrong with choosing a Valentine’s Day gift that’s in the best interest of your significant other’s home—or even better—the home you share together. All the gifts here will surely please their recipient (even if that recipient is you, or a Galentine’s Day pal) while improving the quality of your home.
Feb 10, 2017
These New Skincare Products Are a Perfect Après Ski Routine
No matter if you love to hit the slopes, or if your idea of sport is watching from in front of a warm fire, winter weather is rough on the skin. Check out a few new products designed to keep your face as fresh as that powder in Aspen or Jackson Hole. And while you’re at it, remember that skiing conditions are going to leave your skin pretty vulnerable thanks to the sun, the wind, and general altitude dryness.
Feb 4, 2017
People Were Showering with Mrs. Meyers, So They Made Some Actual Body Wash
If you’re as obsessed with Mrs. Meyer’s Clean Day and their garden-fresh smelling cleaning products as we are, the news we’re about to tell you is going to brighten up your world like a beautiful spring day.
Feb 2, 2017
Airbnb & Pantone Bring the Color of the Year to Life in this Home
Greenery, Pantone’s 2017 Color of the Year, represents our (re)connection to nature. To solidify that (without actually having to sleep outside during, you know, winter), Airbnb has introduced an “Outside In” home in collaboration with Pantone to celebrate this year’s fresh hue.
Jan 25, 2017