Emily Henderson’s Flea Market Finds Are On Chairish Right Now
If you’re a fervent follower of Emily Henderson on social media like we are, you probably already know she was just in Round Top, Texas for the town’s massive flea market. The designer and blogger was in the Lone Star State snagging items for herself, for clients, and also for vintage resale site Chairish, where you can take your pick of specially chosen pieces from the show, starting today.
Jul 17, 2020
House of Cards Fans, You Can Buy Frank Underwood’s House at Auction
We interrupt your binge of House of Cards season 5 with this important announcement. The house that served as the Underwoods’ home pre-White House is hitting the auction block, and it can be yours. The brick Victorian townhouse is actually located in Baltimore’s Bolton Hill neighborhood, not Washington D.C. The exterior served as the home of Francis and Claire Underwood while Frank was still in the Senate.
Jul 17, 2020
5 Finds For Those of Us Who Love Fall Foliage a Little Too Much
Autumn is my favorite season, especially since I live in New England. Fall foliage is nature’s swan song for the year, and it’s gorgeous while it lasts. But all good things must come to an end… or do they? If you wish it was fall all year round, here are some things to add to your wish list. Last year, Ship Foliage started mailing preserved New England maple leaves to autumn lovers across the US.
Jul 17, 2020
DwellStudio’s New Collection at Staples Is Here to Pretty Up Your Desk
If there’s one thing that makes work more fun, it’s new office supplies. We normally save our pen and notebook binges for September (back to school vibes forever), but we might have to make an exception for DwellStudio’s new collection that’s launching this month at Staples.
Jul 17, 2020
IKEA Just Lowered Prices On a Ton of Items
One of the impressive things about IKEA is that some of our favorite pieces become even more affordable over time. The Swedish retailer regularly drops prices on a number of items, and this year is no different. Here’s a look at our top picks for products that are sporting new lower prices.
Jul 17, 2020
You Can Now Fly to Europe For Less Than $100
No, we’re not joking—Norwegian Air is now offering flights from the U.S. to the Europe for under $100 each way. The budget airline debuted its highly anticipated transatlantic routes this week, with the $65 promotional fares selling out very quickly. But under $100 from the East Coast to Ireland, Northern Ireland, and Scotland is still a crazy good deal. The ten new routes start this summer, as early as June.
Jul 17, 2020
Red, White, & Blue Rooms from Our House Tours
We see rooms in every hue here on Apartment Therapy, but this week, we’re taking a cue from the American flag. Inspired by Old Glory, we hunted through our house tours and found 15 beautiful rooms in shades of red, or white, or blue, or sometimes all three.
Jul 17, 2020
Good News, Bulk Buying Brides: Costco Now Has a Wedding Registry
Have you ever wandered the massive aisles of your local warehouse store, wondering why you can’t easily ask your friends and family to buy you a 120-pack of coffee pods or a 36-pack of water pitcher replacement filters? Well, now it’s only a click away, because Costco has recently announced its new gift registry.
Jul 17, 2020
America’s Favorite Home Retailer Might Surprise You (No, It’s Not IKEA)
If you had one guess as to America’s favorite home furnishings retailer, what would you pick? If it’s blue and yellow and rhymes with “idea,” then, I’m sorry, you’re wrong. One company eeked out a win over the Swedish retailer, and which one it is might just surprise you. A study by Market Force Information discovered that Costco ranks top amongst consumers for home furnishings, as reported last week in trade publication Chain Store Age.
Jul 17, 2020
This Woodworker Carving Perfect Spiral Shavings Is Oddly Satisfying
How’s your day going? Could you use a little break? Surely you could take 52 seconds to hit pause on life for a moment and give yourself a sense of calm. Good thing there’s this soothing video of someone creating perfect spiral shavings that’s exactly what we didn’t know we needed to see.
Jul 17, 2020
This Quirky Art Deco Home In Portland Can Be Yours For Under $600K
Do the Charleston, because this Art Deco inspired pad will bring you all the way back to the roaring 20s. Though it doesn’t actually date back to the style’s heyday; according to The Oregonian, the Sunnyside home was built in 1992 by Paul Wenner, founder of Gardenburger, to resemble an Art Deco skyscraper. And that’s just the outside.
Jul 17, 2020
Here’s What $1500 Will Rent You in Each of NYC’s Boroughs
Yep, living in New York City is expensive, especially when it comes to real estate. Even $1 million doesn’t get everything on your wishlist. Yet, over 8.5 million people live in the Big Apple, and at least some of them live in relatively affordable, non-rent controlled apartments. So we scoured what’s currently on the market, and came up with ten rentals across the five boroughs for around $1,500 a month. What does that get you in Manhattan versus Staten Island? Let’s find out.
Jul 17, 2020
This Polynesian-Inspired Palm Springs Pad Is For Sale
Want to live permanently on island time, but in the middle of the desert? This two bedroom home in Palm Springs really plays up its tiki culture history. Take a look inside. The 1,289 square foot two bedroom, two bathroom condo is located in Palm Springs’ famed Royal Hawaiian Estates.
Jul 17, 2020
Real Estate Rewind: The Weirdest, Wildest & Most Memorable Houses for Sale This Year
If you’ve ever browsed homes for sale, you know that after awhile, they definitely all start to blend together. However, these nine properties are ones that—for better or worse—we’ll never forget. From untouched time capsules to the sets of our favorite childhood sitcoms, these are the listings that made us smile, laugh, and even cringe this year. This Virginia estate has been in the same family since it was built in 1856.
Jul 17, 2020
Check Out a Chihuahua’s Harry Potter Room Under the Stairs
Though a tiny space under a staircase is probably not the best place for your eleven-year-old (magical or not), it’s just right for a little chihuahua. Redditor Fatisbac’s aunt recently renovated her house, and one unique feature included was a room for her little chihuahua under the staircase, Harry Potter style. The tiled space includes a dresser, brass dog bed, toys, food and water bowls, a miniature of dogs playing poker, and even a place to hang a teeny hat.
Jul 17, 2020
Bust Out Your Trapper Keepers, A Lisa Frank Movie Is Happening
Your middle school dreams have come true—the intensely rainbow universe of Lisa Frank will be coming to a theater near you. The feature film, which will be a live action/animation hybrid, is currently in development. If it’s anything like classic hybrids Who Framed Roger Rabbit? and Paula Abdul’s Opposites Attract video, count us in.
Jul 16, 2020
IKEA’s Got Something For You When You Donate Old Furniture
Are you doing some redecorating? IKEA is hoping you’ll bring your old stuff to them instead of leaving it on the curb. To encourage you to donate instead of ditch, they’re offering you an incentive. Bring your gently used furniture to your nearby IKEA (though check your local store page first—not every location is participating) on April 22 and the Swedish retailer will give you $20 off a purchase of $150 (valid through May 21).
Jul 16, 2020
This Is Your State’s Favorite Reality Show
Do you keep up with the Kardashians, or would you rather dance with the stars? CableTV.com found out which reality shows gets the rose from each state. The folks at CableTV.com have found that Bachelor in Paradise and Hunted, a show where contestants hide from FBI-like investigators for a top prize of $250,000, were the top shows across the most states. And for comparison, the 2016 map showed Project Runway and Hoarders as the most popular shows.
Jul 16, 2020
Here’s How You Can Help Make a Gilmore Girls LEGO Set Happen
People love LEGO. They also love Gilmore Girls. Now the two have come together in an idea so pure and beautiful that we can’t help but love it. Behold, a replica Luke’s Diner made from the toy blocks. While we’re waiting for Netflix, the showrunners, and cast to figure out if there will be more episodes of the revival or not, GG fans now have something else to possibly look forward to.
Jul 16, 2020
Christian Siriano Launches Bedding Collection at Bed Bath & Beyond
Christian Siriano is the latest fashion designer to get into the home biz. The Project Runway winner’s bedding collection launches at Bed Bath & Beyond tomorrow. Is it fierce? You tell us. You can never have enough pillows!! Details to love with our new bedding collection launching this Friday at @bedbathandbeyond .com! Check out the bold prints and tropical inspired linens.
Jul 16, 2020
There’s a Shiny New Way to Make Your Tile Stand Out
Tile can make or break your kitchen or bath renovation—and your budget. If you’re looking for a relatively inexpensive way to add some sparkle to your space, look no further than this new trend. We’re no strangers to colored subway tile or colored grout, but the latest tile trend has some serious shimmer. This look is currently going viral on Facebook, with nearly 700,000 shares.
Jul 16, 2020
Wayfair’s Huge July 4th Sale Includes Big Savings on Rugs
This week, Wayfair launched their Fourth of July sale, and while there are tons of great deals to be snagged, we have to call out the savings on rugs in particular. While we respect people’s reasons for going rug-less, it shouldn’t be because you can’t find a good one at an affordable price. Rugs are often an expensive item, especially for something that gets walked on all the time.
Jul 16, 2020
Urban Outfitters Is Now Selling Live Plants Online
Big news for current and wannabe plant parents: While you’re stocking up on cute planters at Urban Outfitters, you can now add a live plant or two to your cart. The retailer announced the news on their Instagram Sunday, saying they “we’re serious”: Good news: you can now order plants at UrbanOutfitters.com! ? (Yes, we’re serious.) #UOHome A post shared by Urban Outfitters (@urbanoutfitters) on Oct 1, 2017 at 3:54pm PDT src="//platform.instagram.com/en_US/embeds.
Jul 16, 2020
Home Again Is Out Today, And With It, A New Nancy Meyers Kitchen To Love
If your weekend calls for a dose of interior eye candy, allow us to alert you to the existence of Home Again. The latest Nancy Meyers produced film with droolworthy sets (including a stellar kitchen, obviously) is in theaters today. The film is produced by Meyers and written and directed by her daughter, Hallie Meyers-Shyer, in effect making it sort of like but not quite your average Meyers rom com.
Jul 16, 2020
Our Picks From Home Depot’s Huge Rug Sale
Is your floor looking woefully bare? CYF (covering your floor) can cost quite a bit, as rugs often aren’t cheap. But, as you know, they really tie the room together. Luckily, Home Depot has a huge sale on rugs right now, with prices up to 60 percent off. We’ve picked out a few of our favorites, so check them out below. The Big Lebowski aside, rugs really are a great way to unite a room and define a space.
Jul 16, 2020
6 Picks From Lennon & Maisy for PBteen That Will Work in an Adult Space
Singing sisters & Nashville stars Lennon & Maisy designed a 50-piece capsule collection for PBteen that just launched this month. Now that it’s all here, we’re back with our top picks from the colorful, pattern-filled, boho-inspired collaboration that’ll work in your adult pad. Maxwell is heading to Nashville to interview Lennon & Maisy! Tune in today—Thursday, July 28 at 3pm ET on Facebook Live.
Jul 16, 2020
Already a Trendsetter: We Asked an Expert About the Royal Baby’s Name
Four days after his birth, Kensington Palace announced the name of the newest addition to the British royal family. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have surprised everyone and chosen a French name for the infant, Prince Louis Arthur Charles. We asked a baby name expert what the royal moniker means for its future popularity. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted to announce that they have named their son Louis Arthur Charles.
Jul 16, 2020
No Guest Room? This Inflatable Mattress on Amazon Is on Sale
Let’s face it: If you live in a city, having a guest room is probably more expensive than it’s worth. But living sans guest room doesn’t have to mean saying no to overnight guests—especially when you can snag this air mattress on Amazon for about $30 today (and then easily hide it away the 360-ish days you don’t have company).
Jul 16, 2020
DIY Pegboard Headboard
Short on space and lack a headboard? Pegboard, our favorite kitchen and workshop workhorse, may just be the solution you’ve been looking for. Carmel from Our Fifth House transforms her boy’s bedroom from bland to brilliant with a Union Jack paint job and inexpensive material.Carmel’s 8 year old son needed some easy access storage, so when she planned to DIY a headboard, pegboard won.
Jul 16, 2020
Love Scandi Style? Check Out These Coloring Books
We have some colorful news: two of our absolute favorite Swedish design inspirations are coming out with coloring books this year. Swedish Modern: A Coloring Book of Magical Interiors (July 18) For lovers of Scandinavian design—specifically design company Svenskt Tenn—you’ll the be thrilled that the coloring book contains images, sketches and texts documenting the bold designs of Josef Frank and Estrid Ericson’s gorgeous interiors.
Jul 16, 2020
Tupac’s $2.6 Million Los Angeles Mansion Is For Sale
The Los Angeles mansion rapper Tupac Shakur once called home is now on the market for $2.6 million, and includes a relic of his time there. Before his tragic death in 1996, Tupac lived in this Woodland Hills manse with his fiancée, Kidada Jones, the daughter of Quincy Jones.
Jul 16, 2020
SMEG Adds Even More Appliances That Are Actual Works of Art
It’s Design Week in Milan and SMEG and Dolce & Gabbana are back with even more appliances turned art. If you thought the fridges were extra, just wait until you have a hand painted oven and range hood to match. The collection, called Sicily Is My Love, started as an exhibit at Milan Design Week in 2016. The fashion brand enlisted artists to paint traditional imagery on one hundred of the appliance maker’s hugely popular retro style refrigerators.
Jul 16, 2020
Counter Eye Candy: Dolce & Gabbana x SMEG Appliances Are Available For Preorder
No basic black or white here: Italian fashion house Dolce & Gabbana and Italian appliance maker SMEG have released a line of small kitchen appliances emblazoned with colorful works from Sicilian artists. The collection, called Sicily Is My Love, started as an exhibit at Milan Design Week in 2016. The fashion brand enlisted artists to paint traditional imagery on one hundred of the appliance maker’s retro style refrigerators.
Jul 16, 2020
How To Rock a Giant Pink Coat Like Rihanna & Solange
It’s been quite the week for huge pink coats. First, Rihanna steps out in one on Saturday; then, Solange is wearing this gorgeous creation in one of the two videos she drops on Sunday. Here’s how you can get the look. A photo posted by Ella Boucht (@ellabct) on Jul 12, 2016 at 10:02am PDT src="//platform.instagram.com/en_US/embeds.
Jul 16, 2020
World Sleep Day: 73 of Our Best Tips for Better Shut Eye
No matter which side of the bed you got up on this morning, chances are, you could probably use a little more shut eye. Today is the tenth annual World Sleep Day, an event intended to be a celebration of sleep and a call to action on important sleep related issues. We do our fair share of talking about snoozing around here, so today, we’ve rounded up our best tips for a better night’s sleep. Don’t let your space steal your sleep.
Jul 16, 2020
5 Hammock Hybrids for Extreme Relaxation
On their own, hammocks are pretty great. But some enterprising designers have taken the simple swing and merged it with other products to really up the relaxation factor. Check out five hammock hybrids that actually exist: Named after a flying squirrel, the Sunda (above) is a hammock/tent hybrid that lets you camp in the trees. On the ground, it’s a 2+ person tent. It’s also a hammock shelter (great for rocky terrain), or a regular hammock (the mesh hangs underneath).
Jul 16, 2020
Kanye Designs His Own Furniture (Not That We’re Surprised)
Rapper and fashion designer Kanye West has been not so subtle in his desire to enter the world of furniture design. And now we have confirmation that he’s living his dream—at least in his own home. This week, Architectural Digest interviewed Kim Kardashian, and Mrs. Yeezy revealed that her husband has become friends and collaborators with Belgian designer Axel Vervoordt. From AD: “My husband makes all of his own furniture in his office,” she says.
Jul 16, 2020
These Gorgeous One-Of-A-Kind Quilts Are Selling Out — Fast
We’re undoubtedly fans of Rebecca Atwood around here. The Brooklyn-based textile designer known for her organic patterns and artisanal design process just launched a new collection of one-of-a-kind quilts, and they’re selling out fast. Each of the eight quilts are handmade and compiled from various leftover pieces of fabric from Rebecca’s studio.
Jul 16, 2020
Amazon Is Raising Its Prime Membership Prices
Bad news, Prime subscribers: Amazon’s membership fees are about to get more expensive. The online retail giant announced Thursday that its annual fee will increase from $99 to $119, according to Deadline. While the company recently raised the price of a monthly membership back in January from $10.99 to $12.99, the last annual fee hike dates back to 2014, when it went from $79 to the current $99.
Jul 16, 2020
Amy Schumer’s Latest Instagrams Prove She Really Knows How To Hang
We can imagine that hanging out with Amy Schumer would be a pretty fun experience. But in a recent Instagram, the comedian takes it to a whole new level. The Inside Amy Schumer and Trainwreck star posted a photo of herself on Instagram yesterday at a table with swings for seats. She also happens to be wearing a Big Mac onesie and her adorable pup is wearing a hot dog costume, so perhaps someone should alert her to this frankfurter and burger furniture we wrote about last month.
Jul 16, 2020
IKEA Designed Refugee Shelters & One’s On Display in London
Did you know that IKEA builds refugee shelters? The Swedish giant’s Better Shelter was designed in 2013 as a longer lasting and more secure alternative to tents. Since then, thousands have been put to use globally. Right now, there’s one on display in London. The Better Shelter is currently taking up residence outside the South Kensington Underground station, as it’s up for the Design Museum’s Designs of the Year award.
Jul 16, 2020
Mandy Moore’s New Home Renovation Is Finally Done
For those of you who have been following along with Mandy Moore’s new home project, it appears that it is finally complete, though she’s “not quite used to it yet.” The This Is Us star chatted with PEOPLE about the extensive project, which took over a year from construction to moving day to the finishing touches on decor, which she’s shared with her Instagram followers.
Jul 15, 2020
Paint Color Portfolio: Pale Pink Bedrooms
I’m a sucker for a pretty pale pink, especially in the bedroom. Pink can be soft and romantic, not to mention great for the skin. That being said, it’s tough to find a shade that’s sweet but not saccharine, feminine but not girly. Here are some inspired blush boudoirs that get it right and some paint swatches to help you get the look in your own room.INSPIRATION ROOMS:1. Katie Lydon Interiors via Apartment Therapy2. Crystal’s Dramatic Home in San Francisco3.
Jul 15, 2020
Forget Fireworks, I’m Celebrating the Fourth of July with ‘Hamilton’ On Disney+
“Hamilton” is exactly the kind of joy I'm looking for during this global pandemic.
Jul 2, 2020
Before and After: “Queer Eye” Gave This Bare Loft a Bold Transformation
Editor’s Note: Spoilers for “Queer Eye” Season 5, Episode 9.The latest season of “Queer Eye” premiered on Friday, and it’s a beautiful gift to start off Pride Month. This time, the Fab Five are taking over Philadelphia and making over a new batch of ten heroes. There are tears, tender moments, and of course, dramatic transformations. In episode 9, we meet Dr.
Jun 9, 2020
6 Smart, Stylish Items That’ll Do Double Duty In Your Small Space
These items work overtime in your space.
May 26, 2020
West Elm Collaborated with REI on the Perfect Outdoor Collection for Summer
Launched today, the new collab from West Elm and REI combines the home brand's design aesthetic with the outdoor retailer's knowledge and experience for a stylish and functional collection that's perfect for escapes near and far.
May 26, 2020
What’s New and What’s Leaving Netflix in June 2020
Mark your calendars for new Queer Eye.
May 22, 2020