A Professional Organizer's 200-Square-Foot Airstream Is an Incredibly Tidy Home Tours
Xiomara (with her husband, Frank, and dog, Scooter) is on a quest to tour all the states in North America (including Alaska) while working as a professional organizer helping clients "go from chaos to calm in their homes."
Feb 23, 2023
This Atlanta Home Has a Kitchen Island That's a Dining TableTours
When Mark and his wife purchased their home five years ago, they decided to go with a modern, minimalist approach with some bold choices. Extending their kitchen island into their dining table has become not only a cool style choice, but also a conversation piece.
Feb 20, 2023
A 100-Year-Old Montreal Home Has Original Architecture, Like an Incredible ArchTours
Aude and her cat, Charlot, live in their triplex in Montreal. Focusing on keeping the original architecture with archways showing off the living room, Aude has kept the beauty of the space while adding in her own style.
Feb 14, 2023
A 500-Square-Foot Brooklyn Apartment's Inspired by West African Pop Art Tours
Dotun's Crown Heights apartment is filled with bright yellows and oranges that bring the space to life. Inspired by Early West African graphic design and pop art, Dotun believes in bringing in pieces from your travels to make a space your own.
Feb 6, 2023
A New Yorker's 400-Square-Foot Apartment Is Crisp and Clean in a Neutral PaletteTours
After going through a breakup and having to move out, Hayley committed to making her next life chapter about celebrating herself, starting with living alone for the first time. She found her home on the Upper East Side and began curating a collection of clean neutrals that keep her home looking pristine.
Feb 6, 2023
B&A: A Dark & Dated Apartment Got a Light & Bright 'Classic Contemporary' RenoTours
Rebecca lives with her husband, daughter, and dog in their Australian home. After doing some big home renovations, they've curated a clean, classic space with a posh aesthetic.
Jan 30, 2023
A 355-Square-Foot Polish Apartment's Custom Kitchen and Partition Are Very Cool
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Civil engineer, ceramicist, and design and art lover Katarzyna Kowalska worked with architects Kalina and Robert Juchnevic, founders of blok585m2, to maximize the space of her 355-square-foot apartment, located in a four-story apartment block designed by a famous Polish architect couple in the 1960s.
Jan 23, 2023
B&A: A Professional Organizer's Condo Went from Dated to Sleek Scandinavian Tours
Stylist and professional organizer Iris Miyasaki and her partner Erin refreshed their Seattle condo for two months, taking out the ugly dated carpet, and redoing countertops, backsplash, light fixtures, and hardware.
Jan 16, 2023
5 Environmentally Friendly Swaps That Also Helped Me Downsize My StuffLife
According to a minimalist lifestyle coach.
Jan 12, 2023
6 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Start Downsizing for 2023Organizing
According to a minimalist coach and professional organizer.
Jan 2, 2023
This Minimal & Modern 538-Square-Foot Ukraine Studio Apartment Feels Much LargerTours
After working with designer Natalie Dubrovska from Dubrovska Studios, Bogdan and Mariia were able to hone in on what they love about design. Natural materials add small touches of peace and fulfillment to a home that blends industrial with coziness.
Dec 16, 2022
A Broadway Performer Transforms Trash to Treasure in a Sophisticated NYC RentalTours
By shopping secondhand and grabbing items off the street, Bronwyn Tarboton, a musical theater performer who runs the brilliant Instagram and TikTok accounts, @nyctrashtotreasures, was able to make her dream home an affordable reality.
Nov 10, 2022
One Thing You Should Never Do When Downsizing Your ThingsOrganizing
According to a minimalist lifestyle coach.
Nov 4, 2022
This Japanese-Inspired L.A. Apartment Features Brilliant Storage IdeasTours
Amanda's apartment in the Arts District of Los Angeles sits above an old factory. Her Japanese-inspired home is filled with a neutral palette that gives the space a clean and homey feel to allow conversations between friends to flow.
Oct 28, 2022
9 Simple Ways to Start Living a More Minimal LifestyleLife
We've got the beginner's road map for getting on a path to living a more simple, minimal lifestyle at home (and in life).
Oct 27, 2022
Before & After: An Outdated, Blank Condo Now Has a Cool 'Parisian Modern' LookTours
Brianna Holt, a freelance journalist, took this plain condo and transformed it with a Parisian Modern-inspired aesthetic, fully remodeling the kitchen, renovating the bathroom, installing built-in shelves, and adding new doors and crown molding throughout.
Oct 25, 2022
This Family's Renovated Michigan A-Frame Is an Airy, Scandinavian-Inspired HomeTours
Mike and Courtney met at a birthday party in Michigan eleven years ago. Little did they know, it was in the exact neighborhood they would later buy a house and raise their family. Specifically in this A-frame that they brightened by painting the walls white and adding windows.
Oct 19, 2022
A 520-Square-Foot Seattle Micro Studio Has Efficient Storage and a Roof DeckTours
Hannah Herman actually worked on the design of her apartment building before she decided to move in, so she was already ahead on the creative challenge of furnishing such a small space.
Oct 6, 2022
This Renter Wasn't Impressed by His NYC Loft — Until He Saw It on ATTours
During the pandemic, Brian left his apartment with a rotating cast of roommates and gave himself time to find his perfect home. When this loft in the West Village went up, he knew he had to have it. He has since converted the small space into a plant filled oasis.
Sep 19, 2022
This Barcelona Loft Is Part Gallery, Part Workspace, Part Playroom
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Designers Isern Serra and Valeria Vasi live with their twins in Barcelona, Spain. "We can open the windows completely and it feels like we live on a 'porch' in the middle of the city."
Sep 13, 2022
This Boise Artist's Modern Home Has Cozy Bed Nooks and Cute Tiny HousesTours
Stephanie uses her house in Idaho as not only a home but also a studio for her art. With tall ceilings and plenty of light, she has made her house into a modern Scandinavian-style space.
Sep 9, 2022
A Bold Barcelona Apartment with an Archway in Every Room Tours
When Amino and Antonio moved into their Spanish home, they had to combine her "more is more" mentality with his "less is more" way of life. They've made the space their own embracing the five built in arches of their house.
Sep 8, 2022
5 Mistakes People Make When Downsizing Their StuffOrganizing
According to a minimalist lifestyle coach.
Sep 4, 2022
A Florist's Minimal Ukraine Apartment Utilizes Gray in a Modern Way
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When designer Elena Petresku began creating a vision for Oksana's apartment, they were working together remotely and she didn't know if her vision -- or the power of gray -- would translate. Now they've created a modern space that balances the colors of the city.
Aug 30, 2022
A Minimal Home in the Mountains of Spain Is the Embodiment of Cottage CoreTours
Sonia Sanz and Francesc Soria live with their daughters Gala and Uma in an unassuming home near Barcelona. "We love to come and live the house in a simple and natural way, with no TV or microwave," Sonia says.
Aug 29, 2022
This Light-Filled Apartment in Brazil Combines Classic and Parisian Elements
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Jussara Mallmann had always dreamed of decorating a home in a French style, so when her daughter moved abroad, she decided to renovate the home to create a space that was 100% true to her style.
Aug 26, 2022
This Incredibly Chic Toilet Paper Organizer Doubles as Hidden Storage and Is Perfect for Tiny BathroomsOrganizing
It has an austere design, but in the best way possible.
Aug 17, 2022
B&A: A Tiny Taiwan Studio Is Now a Charming, Maximized Home with a Loft BedroomTours
Mish, who founded design studio Tangerine Living, says this rental apartment was initially a very awkward studio with a tiny, unused upstairs storage room. But along with partner, Ryan, they redid floors, ceilings, doors, kitchen, bathroom, and decor... and all on a DIY budget!
Aug 16, 2022
Two Architects Designed a Modern and Functional Paris ApartmentTours
Claire Arnaud and Julien Pasteau live in a high-rise building in Paris’ 20th arrondissement in a meticulously designed and decorated apartment.
Aug 11, 2022
This Classic Parisian Apartment Has Crown Molding, Custom Furniture, & CharmTours
Alice Gras and Anaïs Seguin share this charming rental apartment in Paris' 17th Arrondissement with their cat, Billie. They are the founders of the creative studio Girlzpop and of the media company, MOYO.
Aug 9, 2022
A 500-Square-Foot Singapore Studio Is Small But SmartTours
Redzuan Idris' small flat features smart furniture and appliance choices so that the home feels much larger than it is.
Aug 3, 2022
This Small Spanish Apartment Is a Mix of Minimalism and Splashes of FunTours
Irene describes her Barcelona apartment's style as "bright, hyggelig, personal."
Aug 1, 2022
This Feng Shui Consultant's Quebec Home Is a Calming, Organized Zen ParadiseTours
As a professional organizer, Sachiko has prioritized simplicity and balance in her home. She has turned her home into a space that expresses her happiness.
Jul 27, 2022
A Family of 4's Colorful 450-Square-Foot Home Has Brilliant Small-Space IdeasTours
There's an incredibly brilliant Murphy bed design, adjustable and extendable furniture, furniture on wheels, and a dreamy outdoor bathtub.
Jul 13, 2022
See How This Family of Five Is Able to Live Stylishly in Just 600 Square FeetTours
Heather and Michael share a very organized, extremely stylish 600 square feet with their three daughters, Lennon (4 years), Georgie (2.5 years), and James (15 months). The home's style is "cozy, thoughtful, not fussy, and somewhere between minimal and collected."
Jun 28, 2022
A 400-Square-Foot Studio's Glass Partition Is Perfect for Light AND PrivacyTours
The moment sisters Farah and Vanessa walked into this studio apartment, they knew it was the one and put in an offer the same day! "It was the perfect space with a little balcony."
Jun 24, 2022
This Is the Loveliest, Most Organized 200-Square-Foot Studio We've Ever SeenTours
With the help of crafty family members, Skylar Pittmon was able to totally customize her teeny home with DIY furniture and storage that's as stylish as it is functional.
Jun 22, 2022
Two College Students Maximize Space in This 450 Square Foot StudioTours
Gaby Neira and Chris Yera moved into their Upper West Side apartment almost a year ago. "Living in New York is expensive, especially for college students. We had to design the space with a small budget, limited stock availability across the city, and a two-week moving time constraint."
Jun 15, 2022
A Portland House's Style Is Warm and Woodsy Minimalism Done Right Tours
"The house is pretty organized mainly because my brain chills out when everything is in its place," writes Kyla Burnet. "There are also little goofy touches around the house, like a lamp that looks like a duck and a giant painting of bananas."
Jun 15, 2022
B&A: A 300-Square-Foot Brooklyn Studio's Versatile Despite Being One Small Room Tours
It was small, the kitchen was basically nonexistent, and the bathroom wasn't exactly pretty, but Irene Shamas saw the potential in this studio unit. She worked with Luki Anderson of Studio Officina and EDR Construction to transform this small one-room apartment into a functional and cozy home.
Jun 13, 2022
A 590-Square-Foot Spanish Home Feels Much Larger Thanks to a Dreamy Terrace Tours
Stefania Talento and Andreu Font are the co-founders of the blog "In and Out Barcelona," and In and Out Studio, where they handle social media strategy and content curation for international clients. They share a 590-square-foot home in Barcelona’s Gracia neighborhood.
Jun 3, 2022
A Portland Rental Is a Mix of Danish Pastel and Japanese Minimalism Style Tours
Emily Greene runs Foodie Snitch, an account about the food and design scene in Portland. The rental apartment she shares with her partner, photographer Bryan Daugherty, beats gray and gloomy Portland weather with a mix of Danish pastel and Japanese minimalism styles.
Jun 1, 2022
B&A: Every Inch of This Renovated 210-Square-Foot Airstream Was DesignedTours
Documentarian Reilly Dowd bought this vintage Airstream Sovereign travel trailer sight unseen in the midst of pre-vaccine Covid and after losing their family home in Sonoma to a wildfire.
May 27, 2022
This Oakland Home Is an Homage to Beautiful, Natural WoodTours
Where are all my natural-wood enthusiasts? Aleksandra Zee and Antrom Kury, artists and woodworkers, live in this rental house that showcases the beauty of warm wood tones and terrific natural textures.
May 24, 2022
B&A: A Chicago Fixer-Upper's Layout (and Staircase) Was Beautifully Opened Up Tours
Tim and Ravi's condo is located on the top floor of a building built in 1897, so it needed a lot of work. The remodel lasted two months and was completed in January 2020.
May 20, 2022
This Small San Francisco Studio Apartment Looks and Feels Like a Sunrise Tours
This 560-square-foot studio apartment in San Francisco's Lower Haight neighborhood is Dipa Halder's first solo apartment, and she's personalized this blank canvas with murals, DIY art, and furniture and decor that remind her of the colors of a sunrise.
May 17, 2022
A Pro Organizer's Staten Island Rental Is Clean, Modern, Minimal & MarvelousTours
Rebekah Love, a professional organizer and the owner of company, Organize For Love, shares this Staten Island home with husband, Olushola Bashorun, a fine arts photographer with AQut Photography, and their daughter, Loren.
Apr 27, 2022
A Historic Detroit House Has an All-Black Kitchen, Marvelous Marble, and MoreTours
Hilary and Doug share a love of design, fashion, and art, and filled this large house in Detroit, built in the 1930s by George McKnight, with all three when they renovated it for themselves and their two kids, Haze and Sway.
Apr 21, 2022
A Creative Director's Historic Live/Work Loft Is Minimal, Postmodern, and Cool
Victoria Ashley is the founder and creative director of Laundry Day, a design-forward glassware and smoking accessories brand. She rents this historic life/work loft in Victoria that's filled with cool, stylish, and intentional furniture and decor objects.
Mar 25, 2022
The Best Minimalist Sofas You Can Buy Right Now
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Get ready to revel in clean lines and neutral tones.
Mar 24, 2022
B&A: A 500-Square-Foot Studio Looks Fully New Thanks to a Mantel, Molding & More
Interior designer Nicole Arruda's whole rental studio apartment is proof of how much architectural interest and beauty you can add to a space with just a few details.
Mar 16, 2022
A 230-Square-Foot NYC Studio Doesn't Feel Too Small at All
Video House Tour
Thanks to light colors, smart storage ideas, and intentional dividing of "zones," Kristy Marhin has done an amazing job of creating a cozy home in just 230 square feet.
Mar 14, 2022
Before and After: This Small Rental Apartment's Renovation Only Cost $3k
Tessa started Tessa Ariane Design, which focuses on affordable design work, in "response to how out of touch the interior design industry can be with what most folks actually need. We are all impacted by our environments, and I really believe we need to prioritize providing solutions for renters, folks in small spaces, and within realistic budgets that don’t leave anyone behind," she says.
Mar 9, 2022
This 642-Square-Foot Chicago Studio Contains a Creative DIY Moss Art Piece
Kevin Coleman shares this 642-square-foot, "Geometric Minimalism" style studio apartment with his dog, Langston.
Feb 17, 2022
A Family of Five's Home Is Minimal, Organized & Full of Smart Small Space Tips
Video House Tour
Misella and Angga run Lumalamp, a handmade origami lampshade business, out of their home, this 700-square-foot apartment they renovated themselves and share with their three young kids.
Feb 15, 2022
This Family's 280-Square-Foot Skoolie Has a Beautiful, Must-See Bathroom
Nicknamed "the Bicoastal Bus," this skoolie's style is Palm Springs meets Miami.
Feb 9, 2022
A Renovated Detroit House Has Some of the Most Gorgeous Marble in the Kitchen
Inspired by spaces within Europe like in France, Denmark, or Italy, Stephen and Christina's entire home has been gorgeously remodeled.
Feb 4, 2022
A Pro Organizer's Home Has Inspiringly Clutter-Free Cabinets, Closets and More
Name: Janelle Williams, husband Darrell Williams, and three children ages 19, 16, and 11 Location: Annapolis, MarylandSize: 2600 square feet Type of Home: Single Family HouseYears lived in: 5 years, ownedStarting the year off by touring the homes (and drawers, pantries, closets, and more behind-the-scenes spots) of professional organizers, small space dwellers, and other design experts has become a tradition on Apartment Therapy.
Jan 25, 2022
A Pro Organizer's House Is Comfortable & Calm Thanks to Neutrals & Tidy Storage
Thanks to a lot of creams, natural stone, natural wood, indoor plants, and organized spaces, Michele Vig's tidy home has an overall feel of being calm, cozy, and peaceful.
Jan 21, 2022
Snag Luxe Home Essentials for Much Less During Verishop’s Massive Clearance Sale
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You won't want to miss out!
Jan 19, 2022
This Artist's Rental Home in Ojai Is Like Walking into a Warm Hug
"I love my space because it encourages room for creativity — I'm surrounded by items that I find comforting, such as big soft blankets and plush textured pillows, as well as items that creatively inspire me, from art to books and objects from my travels," explains painter Kristine Overacre.
Jan 19, 2022
A Pro Organizer's Home Has Smart Tips for Drawers, Doors & Other Storage Spots
Bleached herringbone oak wood floors, white-washed wood detailing, high ceilings, and impeccably organized spaces all contribute to the serene atmosphere of this professional organizer's home.
Jan 12, 2022
The Forecast is Always Cloudy in This 450-Square-Foot NYC Studio
Tynan wanted this small studio to feel like a "1950s honeymoon suite, a cocktail lounge, a powder room, the Playboy Mansion, a 1960s TSA terminal, and a little gay space station in the clouds."
Jan 11, 2022
This Pro Uses Her Favorite Budget Products & Tricks for Organizing Her Rental
Jakia, the CEO and founder of SoleOrganizer, has done a beautiful job of creating an uncluttered, organized home that holds just what she needs.
Jan 6, 2022
B&A: A 300-Square-Foot Studio Has Tons of Smart Storage & Renter-Friendly Ideas
The only thing that came in Julie Gordon's rental studio apartment was a small stove, fridge, and three cabinets. But after some major TLC, a few great peel and stick finds, and lots of patience, she's turned this shoebox-sized into a cozy, beautiful, and organized home.
Dec 15, 2021
Two Friends’ Minimal Brooklyn 'Bachelor Pad' Lights Up Neon At Night
These two artists created a versatile home space for art making and showing off their tour posters.
Nov 30, 2021
B&A: This Mother-Daughter Design Duo Transformed This Bus into a Tiny Home
Lisa Donahue and her daughter, Megan Donahue, started Live Simply Buses as a tribute to their brother and son Michael who passed away at the age of 15.
Nov 29, 2021
Now That Thanksgiving’s Behind Us, You Should Declutter One Kitchen Collection
Weekend Projects
Decluttering after something would have been used — but wasn't — is the best way to answer the question of whether you'll need something one day.
Nov 26, 2021
An Artist's Renovated New Orleans House Is a Light-Filled Family Home
When artist Josie Azuma and her husband bought this house in 2015, it was in rough shape and too small. They renovated it to be a larger, light-filled, and functional home for their family.
Nov 22, 2021
This Family-Friendly Brooklyn Brownstone Is a Dreamy Textile-Filled Home
Becca Crawford, who works at textiles and decor brand St. Frank, fell for the high ceilings and charming pre-war details of this Brooklyn Brownstone; it's the perfect canvas for her enviable collection of gorgeous textiles.
Nov 15, 2021
A Small Denver Rental Shows How Chic Layering Calming Neutrals Can Be
This cute white stucco house that was built in 1939 with really unique Spanish-style architectural features has been layered with calming neutrals to create a cozy and chic home.
Nov 12, 2021