Benjamin Moore’s Color of the Year 2024 Is a Surprising Shade of Blue
It’s elevated, versatile, and timeless.
Oct 11, 2023
Jet’s Gift Calculator Tells You How Much Your Relationships Are WorthDesign Ideas
How do you decide how much to spend on gifts for friends and family during the holidays? Online retailer Jet launched a “careculator” to determine what each relationship is worth. The Careculator suggests how much you should spend on your coworker, your cousin, or your bestie based on how much they interact with your posts on Facebook.
Oct 3, 2023
West Elm Kids’ Collab with Joseph Altuzarra Has Something for All Ages
In collaboration with the iconic Joseph Altuzarra.
Aug 28, 2023
Rifle Paper Co. Just Launched Its First Children’s Home Line
In collaboration with Pottery Barn Kids and Pottery Barn Teen.
Jun 22, 2023
We Asked Designers to Share the Biggest Home Trends for 2023Design Ideas
And this is what they said!
Dec 6, 2022
Instagram and the Brooklyn Museum Reveal the 2022 #BlackVisionariesLife
Totaling over $650,000 in awards, Instagram’s Black Visionaries program is designed to empower, center, and invest in aspiring Black voices within art and design.
Nov 17, 2022
Our Shopping Editor Swears These Are the Prettiest Bath Towels She’s Ever Seen — and They Practically Double as Decor
The cottagecore collection of our dreams just landed.
Apr 6, 2022
Christina Hendricks Added These Colors to Make Her Space More “Playful”Design Ideas
Hendrick's shared a glimpse of her dressing room that puts these hues on display.
Feb 2, 2022
This Is the One Decor Item That's Worth the Splurge, According to DesignersDesign Ideas
Hint: it can instantly tie a whole room together.
Jan 4, 2022
LEGO Now Has a Home Collection That Features Stackable Storage SolutionsOrganizing
Fill your home with LEGO furniture.
Dec 2, 2021
Corey Damen Jenkins Will Teach You the Art of Interior Design with MasterClassDesign Ideas
The classes will be available from Aug. 26.
Aug 15, 2021
Nate Berkus Is the Most Searched For Interior Designer In the U.S.Real Estate
Berkus has been searched for 550,000 times in the last year.
Aug 8, 2021
West Elm and Minted Are Teaming Up on a Furniture Collection for the First Time Design Ideas
It's about time these two brands got together again!
Jul 15, 2021
3 Clever Ways to Decorate With Color, According to Joy ChoDesign Ideas
Some tips to bring joy into your home with color, from the queen of Pinterest herself!
Jul 6, 2021
Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent’s New Collection Wants You to Rethink Mid-Century Furniture DesignDesign Ideas
They want to reimagine what mid-century looks like in America.
Feb 25, 2021
The Hidden Meaning in Lara Jean's Bedroom Decor In "To All the Boys" Series
It's the place where she ultimately transforms from a wide-eyed book reader and writer of love letters to an empowered young woman that is determined to pursue the future that she has always dreamed of.
Feb 15, 2021
AllModern’s Latest Sale Includes the Scandi Design Mash-Up You’ll Be Seeing Everywhere
It's a look that's calm, clean, and cozy.
Jan 27, 2021
Everything at Lulu and Georgia is 25% Off Right NowDesign Ideas
They rarely have sales, and this one is huge.
Nov 24, 2020
This 3D Printed Sustainable Cabin Gives New Life to “Waste” WoodLife
It projects and embodies an eco-friendly ethos.
Nov 11, 2020
The History & Exploration of Quality in The Finer ThingsDesign Ideas
What is quality? That’s the question Christiane Lemieux set out to answer in her new book, The Finer Things (Clarkson Potter, available today). As the author of bestseller Undecorate, founder of DwellStudio and forthcoming lifestyle brand Lemieux et Cie, it’s a question she is uniquely qualified to ask if not answer—though she leaves the latter to the experts she interviews.
Oct 14, 2020
This Danish Architect Is Building a 279-Foot-Tall Building That You Can Climb—But Would You?Design Ideas
It's reportedly the tallest climbing wall on earth.
Sep 24, 2020
Japanese Paper Lanterns Inspired the Design of This Treehouse on RedditLife
This unique treehouse spotted on the DesignPorn subreddit.
Sep 24, 2020
This Instagram Is Filled with Major Wall Mural Inspo for Every Room of the HouseDesign Ideas
It's amazing how creative they get with bold patterns, geometric shapes, and wild color combinations.
Aug 25, 2020
This Sound-Absorbing Armchair Is Designed to Keep You Focused During the WorkdayDesign Ideas
The capsule-shaped chair aims to block out noise and distractions.
Jul 23, 2020
A Home Decor Coloring Book is Coming from Young House LoveLife
The latest project from our friends at Young House Love has us sharpening our colored pencils. Check out their adult coloring book, Color at Home, due out this fall. Sherry & John Petersik worked with illustrator Joan Borawski to create the coloring book, which they see as being just plain fun, but could also be used for decorating.
Jul 18, 2020
This Alarm Clock Wants to Train You to Sleep BetterLife
Did you struggle to get out of bed this morning? Kello is an alarm clock and sleep trainer that wants to make it easier for you to start your day and get better rest. Currently funded over four times its goal on Kickstarter, Kello is an alarm clock, sure, but with a notable difference: it features a selection of sleep programs designed to help you get to sleep faster, hit snooze less, or wake up earlier.
Jul 17, 2020
Napflix Plays Boring Videos To Put You To SleepLife
Tough time falling asleep? Perhaps some super boring videos can help. Napflix has curated some of the dullest on YouTube in hopes that you’ll be drifting off to dreamland in no time. Sure, a screen’s blue light isn’t generally the best way to fall asleep, but enough of us have nodded off during a movie to know the power of the soft glow and white noise of a particularly snoozy flick.
Jul 17, 2020
Check Out a Chihuahua’s Harry Potter Room Under the StairsLife
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 HappeningLife
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 Designed Refugee Shelters & One’s On Display in LondonDesign Ideas
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
This House in England Looks Like a ‘Giant Wooden Spaceship’Design Ideas
After only a few months on the market, the unusually shaped Roundhouse in Deanshanger, England, listed for £900,000 ($1.1 million) is now sold, subject to contract. The home was featured on “Grand Designs,” a British TV series highlighting people building their dream homes themselves, in 2014. During the episode in the fourteenth season of the show, the property was described as a “giant wooden spaceship, ” Curbed noted.
Jul 12, 2020
7 Decorating Tips for a More Creative, Colorful Home, According to The NovogratzDesign Ideas
Yes, they have a new book out, and yes, it's good!
Jun 12, 2020
This Is How Your Favorite Music Genre Would Look As a Living Room Color PaletteDesign Ideas
Those with a rare sensory condition called synesthesia see colors when evoked by musical notes—and they've translated different genres into living room color palettes.
Mar 17, 2020
This Frank Lloyd Wright-Inspired Free Little Library Has Its Own Succulent GardenPlants & Yard
There's no shortage of large windows, too.
Mar 5, 2020
This 182-Square-Foot Sustainable Tiny House Is Shaped Like a LeafLife
This is next-level sustainable living.
Mar 2, 2020
This Minimalist “Slender House” Defies Its Name and Comfortably Fits a Family of ThreeLife
This two-story space is filled with natural finishes and a neutral color palette.
Feb 29, 2020
This Fruity, Flowery Removable Wallpaper Is a Juicy Addition to Your RentalDesign Ideas
This wallpaper will transport you to warmer days.
Feb 28, 2020
These Soap Bottles Have Gorgeous Patterns and Pay Tribute to Women ArtistsDesign Ideas
Method is thinking outside the box—and on the bottle—with splashy designs inspired by women artists.
Feb 10, 2020
This is What Your State’s “Official” Wallpaper Looks Like, According to RedditDesign Ideas
The designs were determined by Redditors across the country.
Feb 7, 2020
4 Tips for Sourcing That Antique Piece You've Always Dreamed OfDesign Ideas
We got to chat with Kelly Wearstler after she decorated the new Santa Monica Proper hotel with one-of-a-kind gems.
Feb 6, 2020
IKEA’s New Music-Inspired Collection Is Designed to Help You Throw a Great PartyDesign Ideas
IKEA decided to create a collection that revolves around the importance of sound—and a new way to listen to music through home furniture.
Jan 27, 2020
This Etsy Find Is a Minimalist Planter and Docking Station All In OneProjects & Improvements
Dock stations are great for keeping wires and devices in place without invading the surrounding space, but not all of them are design-forward like this—and anything that involves plants is worth investing in in itself.
Jan 23, 2020
This Sustainable Lampshade Will Make You See Veggies In a Whole New LightDesign Ideas
Equally functional as they are eye-catching.
Jan 13, 2020
This Is the Most Popular Interior Design Style In Your StateDesign Ideas
Ever wonder if preferred interior design styles might vary from state to state? We sure do. Are California beach towns heavy on the surf vibes indoors? Do the North Woods of the USA prefer the minimalistic Scandinavian design leanings as a byproduct of both climate and distant heritage? Maybe glam interiors are more popular in Nevada? Luckily, Joybird has come to the rescue with some factual state-by-state design data for the rest of us.
Jun 17, 2019
Behr’s 2020 Color Trends Palette Will Transport You to the Great OutdoorsDesign Ideas
Only halfway through 2019 and the first wave of 2020 color announcements have begun. This week, PPG revealed that Chinese Porcelain is the first 2020 Color of the Year, and now Behr has unleashed their 2020 Color Trends palette. (June has been feeling very colorful.) We’re not just dealing with one hue, nay, a whole array of 15 that work together to achieve a common goal: a connection to the natural world.
Jun 12, 2019
Benjamin Moore Just Announced Their 2017 Color of the Year (And It’s Not White This Time)Design Ideas
Last year, Benjamin Moore went light and bright when they picked Simply White as their color of the year. This year, the hue is a bit more dramatic. Any guesses? Here’s what they chose… From light to dark, Benjamin Moore’s Shadow is a rich, royal amethyst that is a “master of ambiance,” according to Ellen O’Neill, Benjamin Moore Creative Director.
Jun 5, 2019
West Elm’s Memorial Day Sale Has Living Room Items for Under $300Design Ideas
When West Elm has a sale, we are quick to notice. From big items like nappable sofas to small finds like velvet pillows, we will take any excuse to save (because less means more, yes?). And with Memorial Day sales already in full swing, we have the lowdown on what items to snag to deck out your living room—all for under $300.   Whether you’re eyeing one item or looking to totally transform your lounging space with West Elm decor, you’ve come to the right place.
May 23, 2019
Joanna Gaines Launches New Paint LineLife
Want to have Joanna Gaines help you choose a paint color? Today, the designer released a new collection of interior paint under her Magnolia Home brand and it’s the next best thing to being on Fixer Upper. We chatted with the HGTV star about the the line, including which color is best for shiplap. One of the most frequent questions Joanna gets is about picking paint colors, so this line is her way of making it easy to choose.
May 3, 2019
Teen Vogue Editor Takes Top Spot at Architectural DigestLife
There’s a bit of a shakeup today in the publishing world; Architectural Digest’s EIC Margaret Russell is being replaced in the top position by Teen Vogue editor Amy Astley. The new EIC has been charged with “reimagining and significantly expanding the brand’s digital presence across all platforms and formats, and furthering the reach of Architectural Digest’s design authority,” Condé Nast said.
May 3, 2019
Pantone’s New App Turns Life into A Color PaletteDesign Ideas
When it comes to color, Pantone is the alpha and the omega. The company’s new app, Pantone Studio, is a workhorse for designers, but has some fun features for the rest of us, too. Pantone’s put everything they’re known for into this app, including articles and research from Pantone Color Institute and Color Guides with thousands of swatches.
May 3, 2019
Snapchat’s Spectacles Might Seem Silly, But Could Actually Be CoolLife
Snapchat announced on Friday that they are a) renaming themselves Snap, Inc. and b) releasing their first hardware product, a pair of video sunglasses. I was all set to scoff, but Spectacles could be more than just reimagined Google Glass for the Millennial set. Here’s why you might actually want them: Set to be released this fall, Spectacles are a pair of sunglasses with two front-facing 115-degree cameras that record circular video that’s more similar to the human field of vision.
May 3, 2019
Netflix is Bringing Luke’s Diner to Your StateLife
Gilmore Girls fans have been waiting in eager anticipation since Netflix announced their four-episode reboot back in January. But on Wednesday, the streaming service is turning cafés across the country into Luke’s Diner — about 250 of them, at least one in every state and a few in Canada. → 10 Decorating (And Life!) Lessons From The Gilmore Girls The pop-ups are happening on October 5, which is the 16th anniversary of the original show’s pilot.
May 3, 2019
USA-Made IKEA Alternative Greycork Delivers a Cute Way to Try Before You BuyLife
Rhode Island-based flat-pack furniture startup Greycork has a fun way to test out their pieces before you commit. The home try-out kit is the first of its kind in the industry. While you can often order fabric swatches before buying something upholstered, Greycork takes it a step further by including a wood sample. The home try out kit also includes all the pertinent info on the pieces, accompanied by slides so you can picture what that sofa looks like in the corner.
Apr 30, 2019
New Scents & Designs from Method x Rebecca Atwood Available at TargetDesign Ideas
If you’re motivated by pretty cleaning products, we have good news. The fall scents and designs from textile designer Rebecca Atwood’s collaboration with Method is now exclusively at Target. We loved the spring collection, and it looks like the fall collection won’t disappoint.
Apr 30, 2019
Iris Apfel Has Her Own Emojis Despite Not Knowing What an Emoji IsLife
Iris Apfel is coming to a phone keyboard near you. Everyone’s favorite fashion forward nonagenarian is back with her own custom emojis, courtesy of Macy’s. Apfel is currently the face of Macy’s in-house brand INC, and the emojis are a part of that campaign. They also come just in time for her 95th birthday, on August 29. “I’m a little old for emojis, and I didn’t know what they were,” Apfel said in a press release.
Apr 30, 2019