See This “Light-Filled Wabi-Sabi Hideaway” Perched on the Hudson RiverTours
The plants are bathed in abundant natural light in the sunroom.
Feb 29, 2024
This Home Has Loads of Historic Charm Like High Ceilings and Large WindowsTours
When Sarah bought this home, the charm was undeniable, but “some work was needed to bring it back to life.” She freshly painted, updated window treatments, added plants, and more to make the space her home.
Dec 15, 2023
A 1930s Shotgun in New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward Is Colorful, ModernTours
Event producer Jovanca Maitland worked with interior designer, Jazzy Matthews, to design a bright home to make her feel inspired, creative and joyful.
Nov 6, 2023
This Charming 1889 Queen Anne Home in Ohio Is "Nestled Along the River"Tours
This home sits on an acre lot in town and has river access, backyard neighbors, a garden, and a sweeping balcony.
Oct 24, 2023
A 150-Year-Old Cottage's Design Is "Industrial Farmhouse by the Sea"Tours
This 800-square-foot home is a 150-year old cottage that was originally built as a farmhouse on a large farm in Bermuda.
Sep 26, 2023
Step Inside a 300-Year-Old Cottage That’s Been Completely TransformedTours
Even though most of the home has been updated, the original architectural details are still on full display.
Sep 14, 2023
This Vibrant 495-Square-Foot Mexican Home Was Renovated for $20KTours
See inside this 200-year-old Queretaro, Mexico, home that features ingenious designs and excellent craftsmanship.
Sep 6, 2023
The Solarium in This Grand Historic House in Chicago Is StunningTours
There's both historic charm and a surplus of color.
Aug 25, 2023
An Architect Uses Color in Fresh Ways in This San Fran HomeTours
Architect and interior designer Anand Sheth plays around with saturated paint colors in unexpected ways.
Jul 10, 2023
A Chicago Workers Cottage’s Reno Made It Modern but Kept the CharmTours
Designer Michelle Sturgis’ cottage needed love when she and her husband purchased it, but they made sure to keep all the charming details like the original brick wall, railings, doors, and more.
Jun 28, 2023
This Victorian House Built in 1886 Is Utterly Stunning After a Modern RenoTours
Shop owner Marissa Wege, who owns Au Sable store, says she had the colors for her gorgeous modern kitchen “decided before anything else.”

Jun 14, 2023
This Interior Designer's Lisbon Home Is Simply StunningTours
Teresa Golpe is a Spanish interior designer who moved to Portugal three years ago with her husband, creating this bright, warm, spacious, chic, and sophisticated home in Lisbon.
Jun 2, 2023
This Historic New Orleans Home Is Dripping in Creative DIY ProjectsTours
"Walking into our current house was like walking into a dream," admits designer Nadia Ramadan. The tall ceilings, woodwork, and built-ins work beautifully with all of the bold design choices and DIY projects that she and husband, Tariq, have incorporated over the past five years.
May 15, 2023
A Renovated Long Beach Bungalow Is Perfect Eclectic MinimalismTours
"We were inspired by Australia and the American Southwest when designing and decorating. The area feels like a mix of Byron Bay and Tucson, so we wanted the home to reflect that.," explains designer Travis Wayne.
May 5, 2023
After Renting in Brooklyn, This Family Found Home in Historic DetroitTours
Emily Gershen and Dion Harris have owned this Detroit house — built in 1928 and featuring intricate plasterwork and original stained glass windows — for a year and a half. They share their home with their young son, Milo, and another baby on the way! (Along with two fur babies, Goose and Birdie.)
Apr 27, 2023
This Charleston Condo in an 1840-Era Building Has Envy-Inducing Exposed BrickTours
Alexander and Jesse avoid newer luxury buildings, "preferring brownstones and buildings with more historical character. So when we were looking in Charleston we prioritized spaces in old, classic Charleston homes. Our building was built in 1840."
Apr 21, 2023
This Artist Undertook a Two-Year Restoration of a 'Tear-Down' 1960 MCM HouseTours
Artist John Neary worked with design firm Parini Design to restore this house, built in 1960 and designed by Michigan-based architect Paul Moffett. The structure was stabilized and the interior was fully modernized with a nod to its mid-century past.
Apr 18, 2023
This Apartment in a Converted Schoolhouse Has the Best Floor-to-Ceiling Windows
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"We moved from a converted church to a converted school house," says Rachel Hill, who shares this home with her husband. "We both love the character that comes with an old building which is brought back to life and repurposed as a home."
Apr 13, 2023
This Illustrator Turned a Dark Mid-Century Modern House into a Bright HomeTours
Because this mid-century modern house hadn't been looked after, Samantha and her husband Dave had the opportunity to update areas for their own needs and "not feel bad about tearing down a recently renovated kitchen or bathroom. It was truly a blank canvas."
Apr 4, 2023
A "Strawberry Box"-Style Mid-Century House Has the Most Charming Original DetailTours
Julie and her fiancé fell in love with the original details of this house, like the original hardwood and arched doorways. And when it came to furnishing it, they got thrifty: "Our home is about 80% secondhand and 20% new items."
Mar 30, 2023
This Modern Melbourne Home Has the Dreamiest Purple Sofa and Sunken Living RoomTours
Carrissa Leary is the founder of the Instagram-based vintage furniture company, Hendrix and Willow. She shares this large rental house with her two kids, her two dogs, and a ton of stunning vintage furniture and decor pieces.
Mar 28, 2023
This Australian House's Owners Kept the 1950s Patterned Wall-to-Wall CarpetTours
Jason Odd and Kristina Sostarko are both visual artists and the founders of Inaluxe, and their art studio is based at their home, this 1950s four-level house in Australia's Grampians Region they purchased six years ago.
Jan 30, 2023
A Couple's Tranquil Upstate 1870 Victorian Is a Work-From-Home DreamTours
Kevin and his partner, Monica, left New York City, and after a tumultuous period of searching during the height of the pandemic, they landed on an 1870 Victorian with a view of the Green mountains of Vermont on the New York side.
Dec 12, 2022
Every Inch of This Bold London Victorian Is Cool and Colorful
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Simon is the founder and director of FLOOR_STORY and Emma is the founder and creative director of trifle*. So when it came to designing and filling up the Victorian house in Walthamstow Village they purchased 13 years ago, there was no chance these two incredibly creative people would end up with a boring home.
Nov 21, 2022
A 520-Square-Foot NYC Studio's Secret Is Flexible Furniture & Drop-Dead DetailsTours
The entire home is full of historic architectural details, from original herringbone wood floors, original dog-bone tiles in the bathroom, mirrored cabinet in the kitchen, gorgeous crown moldings on the walls, and the high ceilings, which Jessica says make the studio feel spacious.
Nov 1, 2022
9 Architectural Details You'll Find in a 300-Year-Old Home
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According to a preservationist.
Oct 26, 2022
A Minneapolis Family House Is So Charming It's Like a Little Cabin in the CityTours
Alexandra Bennett, who was previously the owner of the Minneapolis-based contemporary quilt studio, Louise Gray, hired Victoria Sass, founder of the interiors firm Prospect Refuge Studio, to update their single-family house in Minneapolis.
Oct 4, 2022
Before and After: HGTV’s “Farmhouse Fixer” Updates a Historic Home’s Bedroom with Dark PaintProjects & Improvements
The house, which has a connection to the Salem witch trials, gets an update that preserves history but increases livability.
Oct 3, 2022
The Biophilic Design of this UK Home Feels Like Living Inside a GardenTours
Ross and Marianna Popejoy's home blurs the line between indoors and outdoors after their thoughtful, intentional renovation of this 1900 worker's cottage in East London.
Sep 2, 2022
A Victorian Terrace in London Has the Most Stunning Kitchen & Dining Room
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Deniz is the founder and principal interior designer at Studio Kaya, and she lives in this home with her husband, son, and dog.
Aug 19, 2022
A Furniture Designer's California Cottage Is Colorful and JoyfulTours
Designer Laurel Harrington has filled her Mill Valley cottage with a ton of color and cheerful furniture designs.
Jul 29, 2022
This Creative Couple Flocked to the Suburbs for a Slower LifestyleTours
Built in 1920, this rental rowhome's builder-grade renovation stripped it of its original character, but renters Bryce and Stefan have been on a mission to "inject some love and character back into the space."
Jul 25, 2022
A Whimsical Chicago Bungalow Is Bursting With Color and Pattern
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Becky Bloom's historic 1924 Chicago bungalow has a purple living room, orange fireplace, green kitchen, floral bedroom, and a lot more color and DIY pattern!
Jul 19, 2022
A Technicolor Tennessee House Has a Round Red Bed, a Hot Pink Kitchen, and MoreTours
The moment you walk in this home's door, you’re greeted by a giant gold cage, setting the tone for a glamorous, luxurious, comfortable, Hollywood regency-meets-1970s opulence style space!
Jul 4, 2022
An Eclectic Post Modern Toronto Rental Has a Dark and Dreamy Powder RoomTours
Janelle and Spencer's apartment is in an old Victorian house (built in 1883!) that’s been broken out into units. Their space has a ton of character, including original molding and ceiling medallions, chandeliers in every room (even the kitchen and bathrooms), a working fireplace, a large verandah, and big, lovely bay windows not overlooking someone else’s condo balcony.
May 11, 2022
A First-Time Renovator on a DIY Budget Transformed This 1971 Ranch-Style HouseTours
Megan and Alex bought this 1,800-square-foot, ranch-style house in Austin three years ago. Megan is just the right person to style a house from the 1970s because of her passions for retro styles, thrifting, and history, which she explores on the popular blog Mid-century Millennial.
Apr 25, 2022
B&A: This Louisiana House Was Modernized But Kept All Its Historic Charm Tours
Lauren and Dustin say this house, built in 1902, hadn't been updated since the '70s and '80s. The couple spent just over a year on interior renovations, modernizing the outdated space but preserving and honoring much of the historic home's charming architectural features.
Apr 22, 2022
A Creative Director's Colonial House Has Playful Pops of Color in Every RoomTours
Caley Adams is the founder and creative director of Wildes District, an NYC-based design studio that specializes in design for emerging women's and e-commerce brands. She shares a beautiful house on a small cul-de-sac with her husband, Max, and their 1.5-year-old son.
Mar 11, 2022
This Vintage Seller's New Orleans Home Is Filled With Stunning Secondhand Finds Tours
Vintage seller and interior stylist Carly Sioux is the owner and founder of NO ERA Design, specializing in vintage interiors. And her rental house in New Orleans is both her home and studio.
Mar 3, 2022
B&A: This Dated Beach Bungalow's Redo Is a Good Example of High and Low StyleTours
Jaclyn Isaac is the owner and principal designer at doni Douglas Design, and she took on remodeling this dated beach bungalow at the Jersey Shore, turning it into a mix of mid-century modern, vintage, and bungalow chic.
Jan 18, 2022
B&A: Bobby Berk Transformed Freida Pinto's 1950s Traditional L.A. BungalowTours
A dated and dark house is now a warm, modern, tranquil home with a beautiful color palette.
Jan 14, 2022
Maker&Son's Co-Founder Lives in a Stunning Country Home Built in the 1660sTours
Alex Willcock is the co-founder of Maker&Son, and his home is a Grade II listed country house in West Sussex dating back to the 1660s that's full of gorgeous furniture and beautiful paint colors.
Dec 20, 2021
This Brownstone in NYC's Little Caribbean Neighborhood Has a Dreamy Garden Tours
Shelley V. Worrell is the founder of caribBEING and led the initiative to designate the Little Caribbean neighborhood. She shares this beautiful Brownstone home in Brooklyn with her husband, Janluk Stanislas (a filmmaker and a co-founder of caribBEING).
Nov 16, 2021
This Family's 184-Year-Old House Is Rustic Modern Colonial Farmhouse PerfectionTours
Sade and William's house was built in 1837 and had been well maintained when they bought it three years ago; they've added their personality through a little cosmetic work, including paint and refinishing the floors.
Nov 8, 2021
B&A: A Family's Shabby Brownstone Skips a Fancy Reno for a Fast, Potent RefreshTours
With plans for a larger gut reno in the future, Katrina and her family to still wanted to make their old, shabby home look good for them NOW. Using smaller, high-impact but low-budget ideas helped transform the space from blah to “I really want to hang out here."
Nov 5, 2021
A 100-Year-Old Edwardian's Redo Includes a Green Living Room, Black Hall, & MoreTours
Laura describes her home's style as "modern Edwardian styling… a celebration of original period features mixed with chic hotel vibes."
Oct 21, 2021
A 1959 Michigan MCM House Has a Stunning Wall of Shelves & All-Black KitchenTours
Colin Tury and Ellie Ingram have put A LOT of work into transforming this house into what you see today. “Every square inch of this house has been affected by us and we’re proud of it” he writes.
Oct 8, 2021
This House's Dripping With So Much History, It's Like Stepping Back in Time Tours
This building has all the authentic features of a traditional Georgian house: huge windows, tiny rooms, wooden floors, and fireplaces in all rooms.
Sep 24, 2021
B&A: A Dated 1889 Victorian Italianate's Been Respectfully Brought Back to LifeTours
Kevin and Sarah renovated and furnished this historic home using IKEA hacks, a mix of budget and splurge items, and a heavy amount of secondhand finds; they estimate they've acquired about $70,000 of furniture and decor for about $6,000!
Sep 22, 2021
B&A: A 1924 Duplex's Remodel Includes an Unrecognizable Kitchen RefreshTours
Kailee, Kyle, and their dog, Charlene, remodeled this this 1924 duplex. They did a lot of work themselves, and transformed many of the rooms.
Sep 21, 2021
A Small 1929 Spanish House's Remodel Retained Its Charming and Creative History Tours
Peter Quinn and Caitlin Dawson bought this house in Mount Washington three years ago, and recently finished a remodel that modernized the small home, while retaining a lot of the original history and charm
Sep 16, 2021
B&A: DIYs and 20 Gallons of Paint Totally Transformed This Old Wallpapered HouseTours
Every room in this old Philadelphia house got an affordable upgrade, and the result is a bright, cheery home absolutely PACKED with home makeover inspiration!
Sep 7, 2021
These 36 Homes Tell the Story of Design by the Decade, from the 1910s to the 1990sDesign Ideas
In honor of throwback month, I've rounded up house tours from nine decades — from the 1910s to the 1990s — to celebrate the hallmarks of those design eras. It's a celebration of the decor personalities that have shaped our past and continue to have strong influences on the future!
Aug 31, 2021
This Midwestern Walking Trail Is a Total Gem for Architecture LoversLife
The most remarkable aspect? The view — and not just of the freshwater lake, but of the stunning lake houses and historical estates that adorn the storied trail.
Aug 24, 2021
12 Historic Homes So Stunning, You Won't Believe They're Over 100 Years OldReal Estate
After more than a hundred years, the homes below are still as grand and interesting as ever thanks to a little love and preservation.
Aug 23, 2021
11 of the Best Historic Home Before and After Transformations We've Ever SeenProjects & Improvements
AT has rounded up some of our favorite historic home transformations with painstakingly restored details, from massive fireplaces to pocket doors to grand entryways to of-the-era vintage light fixtures — plus some ghost stories to boot. From the 1870s to the 1950s, these homes bring history to life.
Aug 17, 2021
A 1904 Dutch Canal House Has Over 22 Lamps, Quirky Art, and Very Unique TilesTours
Both Ineke and André work as artists and illustrators, so their canal house, which was built in 1904, is filled with art like paintings, drawings, objects, and more.
Aug 4, 2021
A 1909 House With Victorian Details Has 'Creepy, Sexy, Vintage Vibes' RestoredTours
The Historic Wallsworth House is DRIPPING with original details, like untouched hardwood floors, windows with diamond-shaped panes, an original fireplace, stained glass built-ins, majestic woodwork, cabinetry, tile, hardware, and an astounding collection of vintage light fixtures.
Aug 3, 2021
Before & After: A Victorian Went from Completely Bland to Colorfully WhimsicalTours
Bright colors, cute art, fun wallpapers, and whimsical accessories... Lucy Hamilton's home is incredibly happy, colorful, and pretty!
Jul 23, 2021
A Biophilic Interior Designer's Nature-Inspired UK Home Is Green and GorgeousTours
Sharon Lomas and her husband share this four-bedroom Victorian detached rectory located in a national park surrounded by natural settings. Their home's decor takes tons of inspiration from nature.
Jul 22, 2021
This Cool Chicago Cottage Shows How Colorful a Home with White Walls Can BeTours
Sara and Garrett own this house, but it serves as inspiration for renters, too; it's full of incredible colors against a backdrop of crisp white walls!
Jul 20, 2021