There Is a Secret Way for Target REDCard Shoppers to Save Money at Disney World
Who doesn’t love a good deal? Fools, that’s who! If you’re always looking for ways to save money when you’re shopping, you’re not alone. There are so many perks and bonuses that come with having a store card, like extra savings on purchases and gift cards/cash to use for the future. But, everyone who has a Target REDCard also knows that, because you’re saving money by shopping, you also tend to buy more. It is a habit we all must break, but it is just so hard!
Apr 13, 2019
Google Doodle Honors the Bauhaus Movement with a Minimalist Rolling Art Show
Today marks one hundred years since the German art school Bauhaus opened its doors. While it only remained functioning for 14 years, Bauhaus’s impact on unifying art, craft, and technology through design remains one of the most influential movements to this day—and now, it has its own Google Doodle. When you press play on the Doodle, the animated art show starts rolling to life, complete with objects created by Bauhaus moving in a simple, minimalist fashion.
Apr 12, 2019
This $9,000 Trailer Is a Cozy, Otherworldly Sleep Space
Did someone order a trailer for one that stands out (in a good way) and makes its occupant the envy of solo campers everywhere? This eye-catching teardrop trailer from Polydrops Inc. easily meets all three requirements and then some. Before being marketed to the masses, the cozy spot on wheels started out as a mobile study space for its architectural designer Kyung-Hyun Lew. Clad in skinned aluminum and wood, the Polygon trailer weighs in at a meager 760 pounds and measures 12.
Apr 12, 2019
BAZAAR: Beautiful Danish Teak Vanity, Vintage Wicker & More!
Mid Century Danish Teak Vanity Dressing Table – $825- Mid-Century Modern teakwood vanity dresser. Four drawers with round wooden knobs. Shelf elevated by brass spindles. Mirror tilts about an inch. Some minor vintage wear. 53 3/4″ wide x 18″ depth x 47 1/2″ tall with mirror. – SHIPS From Maxwell: Dear Readers, What are you looking for?
Apr 12, 2019
BAZAAR: Get the Look – Boho Chic
Authentic Azilal Moroccan Rug – $1200 or best offer – Authentic Azilal Rug from Marrakesh. Handmade 100% pure wool. White background with playful asymmetric black, blue, pink accents. – SHIPS From Maxwell: Dear Readers, What are you looking for? We’ve just cleaned out and relaunched our marketplace as Bazaar – the best place on the web for vintage designer furnishings and accessories directly from others in our community. These are my top picks for today.
Apr 11, 2019
Latch Hooking and Punch Needling Are Making a Comeback and We’re on Board
Nostalgic motifs will always have a place in our hearts, but lately we’ve been seeing that carry over into the DIY home decor realm with modern takes on rug hooking and punch needling. But nostalgia isn’t the only factor behind the resurgence of these more traditional crafts: Modern textile artists are putting out amazing work, and we want to show off similar pieces in our homes.
Apr 10, 2019
Before & After: Kate Upton Upgrades Her Sister’s Not-So-Great ’90s Bathroom
You know what sounds pretty fun? Doing a surprise renovation for someone you care about. Like a surprise party, but instead of “surprise, we actually remembered your birthday!” it’s like—”surprise, now your bathroom looks awesome!” And while planning an unexpected remodel might be a little out of reach for the average person, on Houzz, you can watch celebrities do just that.
Apr 10, 2019
BAZAAR: A Pair of Teak Table Lamps, Folding MCM Dining Set, A Small Storage Cabinet, & More!
Mid Century Modern Teak Table Lamps – $275 – Pair of mid-century modern sculptural walnut wood and brass lamps with original lamp shades. 42.75″ tall. In fantastic condition. – SHIPS From Maxwell: Dear Readers, What are you looking for? We’ve just cleaned out and relaunched our marketplace as Bazaar – the best place on the web for vintage designer furnishings and accessories directly from others in our community. These are my top picks for today.
Apr 10, 2019
Puttin’ On the Ritz: Irving Berlin’s Former NYC Penthouse Is For Sale
Renowned songwriter Irving Berlin is one of the most famous tenants to occupy the posh New York City penthouse duplex located at 130 East End Ave, and now the sky-high residence is officially up for sale. With an asking price of $3,995,000, the celebrated composer’s former digs is one of three apartments in the building on the market.
Apr 9, 2019
These Treehouse Rentals in Texas Will Make You Feel On Top of the World
In Texas Hill Country, husband-and-wife team David and Amy Beilharz have turned an undeveloped plot of land into their family ranch and farm—plus an aerial resort with canopy tours and overnight treehouse accommodations. The best part? All of it is constructed with respect for nature and a conscious effort at minimizing their impact on the environment.
Apr 9, 2019
BAZAAR: A Petite MCM Dresser, A Stunning Persian Rug, Anthro Nightstands & More!
Mid Century Modern Walnut Chest of Drawers – $425 – Mid-Century Modern minimalist walnut dresser. “The Real McCoy” by McCoy Furniture. Three dovetailed drawers. Refinished top. Beautiful woodgrain. Minor vintage wear on the side. 18″ depth x 30 1/4″ tall x 30″ wide. – SHIPS From Maxwell: Dear Readers, What are you looking for?
Apr 8, 2019
Target Just Released a Sensory-Friendly Home Collection for Kids, Including Weighted Blankets Under $50
Target’s children’s home line, Pillowfort, just rolled out a new collection of sensory-friendly items and it’s just what we’ve been missing. In response to customer feedback, the collection caters to the needs of parents who want stylish but affordable and accessible items for their little ones. For those restless days at home or harder than usual bedtimes, products like the weighted blanket apply pressure for relaxation and calmness.
Apr 8, 2019
BAZAAR: Cane Side Tables, A Sweet Faux Bamboo Planter, A Funky Coffee Table & More!
Vintage Modern Baker Furniture Side Table/Cabinet – $333 – This scarce & fine example of Modernist functional design was designed by Michael Taylor for Baker Furniture, circa early 60s. Solid Mahogany throughout w/applied gorgeous figural, book matched, flame mahogany veneer to the 2 tambour doors & drawer front. There are zero scratches or discoloration to note.
Apr 7, 2019
Add the Magic: Canopies in Kids Rooms
One of the easiest ways to add a hint of magic to a child’s space is with a simple canopy. They can add drama and exoticness or just a more private, cozy feel to a room. Here are 15 children’s rooms with canopies, some very simple, others more elaborate… Most any fabric will work, although lightweight, gauzy ones are a popular choice. Our projects editor, Dabney Frake, walks through a tutorial to make your own here using curtain panels (see the results at #12 below).
Apr 7, 2019
25 Creative Alphabet Wall Displays
An ABCs print or poster is a popular piece of nursery decor, but some parents really go all out when it comes to displaying those essential 26 letters. Here are 25 creative examples, from wood and cardboard letters to decals to string art and much more. Row One: 1. McKenzie’s Modern Traditional Mix 2. DIY Feature Wall Baby Nursery on Project Nursery 3. Jude’s Nautical Big Boy Room 4. Lincoln’s Easy As ABC Room 5. Baby G’s Elegant Gender Neutral Nursery Row Two: 6.
Apr 7, 2019
Disney Fans Are Going to Want Every Single One of These Retro “Been There” Starbucks Mugs
It is that time of year again, Disney fans! The new Disney mugs from the Starbucks “Been There” Series Pin Drop Collection have arrived. Somehow, Disney and Starbucks continue to release new mugs that have us throwing our cash right at them. Do we really need six mugs? Of course, we do! Disney travelers that frequent Walt Disney World in Florida or Disneyland in California know that these mugs are sold in the Starbucks franchises located inside the parks.
Apr 7, 2019
The Points Guy Is Hiring a Paid Intern to Review First Class Flights, Hotels, and More
Calling all interns! If you’re currently on the market for a stellar internship to add to your resume, you’re going to want to stop and read this. The internship to end all internships is here and it includes first-class travel (and $20/hour). Get your beach towel and sunscreen ready, because if you land this gig, you’re going to be working on your tan real soon. The Points Guy, a travel and points website, is looking to hire a Travel and Rewards intern.
Apr 7, 2019
Study Proves Cats Do Actually Recognize Their Own Names, So They’re Definitely Ignoring You
How often are you talking to your cat and they seem to be completely ignoring you? You say every variation of their name, from their actual name to the many nicknames you have for them, but still no luck. You know that your dog understands and responds to their name, but does your cat actually know their own name? You probably thought they did not understand, based on their actions, but cats do know their name.
Apr 7, 2019
BAZAAR: A Lovely Teak Serving Tray, Folding Cane Chairs, A Turkish Rug & More!
Mid Century Vanity Danish From Maxwell: Dear Readers, What are you looking for? We’ve just cleaned out and relaunched our marketplace as Bazaar – the best place on the web for vintage designer furnishings and accessories directly from others in our community. These are my top picks for today. Best, M CEO Founder Sofa in Performance Velvet Fabric – $600 or best offer – Like NEW – one-year-old- beautiful velvet is so comfortable! Overall product dimensions: 72.
Apr 5, 2019
You Can Win a Sleepover at The Louvre Hosted By Airbnb (and Mona Lisa)
We’re constantly finding ourselves impressed with Airbnb listings. It seems like you can stay overnight in just about any type of lodging situation you can imagine, but we have to admit: we didn’t see the Louvre coming. In a move that gives us “Night at The Museum” (but for art-loving adults) vibes, Airbnb’s newest contest is one we implore you to enter. The lucky contest winner and a guest will receive a once-in-a-lifetime overnight stay at the Louvre in Paris.
Apr 5, 2019
Bruce Willis’ Turks & Caicos Estate Where He Got Married Is For Sale
The time for spring cleaning is officially upon us, but a well-known Hollywood star has plans to partake in this annual tradition on a much grander scale. “Die Hard” actor Bruce Willis and his wife Emma Hemming recently placed their Parrot Cay mansion on the market for $33 million.
Apr 5, 2019
What’s Good? Welcome to Good News
Happy Friday, folks! Welcome to the first installment of Good News, a new column that’s part-link roundup, part-community gratitude journal where we can all share the feel-good moments from the past seven days and end our week on a high note. I’m your News & Culture editor, Tara, but we might have guest Newsies (Goodies? Consider the nickname a work in progress) in here from time to time. I’m here to kick things off, but the comments are where the convo really takes off.
Apr 5, 2019
Frank Lloyd Wright’s Newly Renovated Robie House Is Open to the Public
Now that you’ve had enough time to shop to your heart’s content at Amazon’s Frank Lloyd Wright home decor shop, you may still be in need of a few more tips to bring your interior. Here’s a pretty effective way to gain some serious design inspo: Take a tour through the recently renovated Robie House. Built in 1910 for Chicago motorcycle manufacturing exec Frederick C.
Apr 4, 2019
Where Do We Most Want to Work? LinkedIn Unveils the Top 50 Companies of 2019
Judging by LinkedIn’s annual report, job seekers are becoming ever more shrewd consumers when it comes to their choice of employers—helping a top company’s star to rise or fall based on the potential shares, real world benefits, and culture they offer their employees.
Apr 4, 2019
BAZAAR: Stunning MCM nightstands, A rattan headboard for $45, A Gorgeous Blue Rug & More!
Zig Zag Wooden Credenza – $525 – Dark wood zig zag credenza functions as a great dresser or storage piece! – BROOKLYN From Maxwell: Dear Readers, What are you looking for? We’ve just cleaned out and relaunched our marketplace as Bazaar – the best place on the web for vintage designer furnishings and accessories directly from others in our community. These are my top picks for today.
Apr 4, 2019
One Woman Discovered Her Grandparents’ Postcards on eBay
Imagine probing the web for details of your family history, and within the rabbit hole of information, you discover a vintage artifact addressed to your late grandparents. That was the case for Trudy Shillum, a Glasgow woman who discovered the hidden gems on eBay. With a simple Google search of her family’s name, Shillum stumbled upon a seller who specializes in vintage postcards.
Apr 3, 2019
BAZAAR: Beautiful Chairs for $120, Like-New Anthro Nightstand, Rattan Plant Holder & More!
Walnut Mid Century Modern Dining Table – $695 – Awesome vintage piece by Stanley. Completely refinished top to bottom. Solid wood , 5 drawers. – NYC From Maxwell: Dear Readers, What are you looking for? We’ve just cleaned out and relaunched our marketplace as Bazaar – the best place on the web for vintage designer furnishings and accessories directly from others in our community. These are my top picks for today.
Apr 3, 2019
An April Letter From the Apartment Therapy Editor
What's new this month on Apartment Therapy.
Apr 2, 2019
Sandra Bullock Lists Her Georgia Island Home for $6.5 Million
Recently, we let you in on a few good reasons to live in the Southeast, and now here’s an even more tempting reason to pack up and head to a rapidly expanding part of the country. According to the real estate grapevine, Sandra Bullock recently listed her Tybee Island house for $6.5 million. Offering 3,360 square feet of beachfront bliss, the gorgeous home off the coast of Georgia boasts seven bedrooms and five and a half bathrooms and sits on a little less than three acres.
Apr 2, 2019
BAZAAR: Amazing Tall Dresser, a G. V. Gasvig Desk, Vintage Thonet Chairs & More!
Mid Century Modern Tall Dresser (Refinished) – $400 – Awesome vintage piece by Stanley. Completely refinished top to bottom. Solid wood , 5 drawers. – NYC From Maxwell: Dear Readers, What are you looking for? We’ve just cleaned out and relaunched our marketplace as Bazaar – the best place on the web for vintage designer furnishings and accessories directly from others in our community. These are my top picks for today.
Apr 1, 2019
This Kickstarter Solves The Most Annoying Thing About Reusable Straws
Last year, an intense political debate arose over the use of plastic straws, culminating in the #StopSucking movement that fueled even more divide between the establishments and cities that chose to adopt the anti-plastic straw stance and people with disabilities who cited the various ways in which the decision ignores their needs. Fortunately, the creators behind the Rain Straw aim to make the act of sipping more sustainable and accessible for everyone.
Apr 1, 2019
IKEA Streaming Service, Dog Wedding Registry, and Other Hilarious April Fools Pranks This Year
It’s that time of the year again! The one day where we can all feel like we were supposed to feel foolhardy (or foolish): April Fools’ Day. And the ante seems to get upped with each cycle around the sun. Companies have especially taken to the viral-ability of a well-crafted April Fools prank—and we’re here for it. Some of our favorite maneuvers from today are below. Okay, there are going to be people out there who want this to be real.
Apr 1, 2019
Melissa McCarthy Could Be Your Landlord—For $10,000/Month
In the latest installment of “We *So* Wanna Live Here,” Melissa McCarthy’s Toluca Lake bungalow is back on the rental market. Though it might be a bit outside our price range; the comedian is asking would-be tenant(s) to shell out $10,000 a month. To put that number in perspective, it’s more than the annual hidden costs of homeownership. With the in flow of cash, McCarthy could easily support her dollar store shopping habit and probably have a bit left over each month.
Apr 1, 2019
Bazaar Daily Finds
Mid Century Dresser Vanity by Meredew – $1400 or best offer – A wonderful petite oak vanity designed and manufactured by Meredew Ltd of Letchworth in Hertfordshire England. Produced during the 1960s the vanity is made from oak with two drawers and a full length portrait mirror that gives this piece a very minimalist look. In excellent condition for its vintage. 31″ WIDE X 18″ DEEP X 22″ HIGH (DRESSER TOP) / 56″ HIGH (MIRROR TOP).
Apr 1, 2019
You Can Buy the Iconic “Full House” Home This April
“Whatever happened to predictability? The milkman, the paperboy, evening TV?…” You know how the rest of the song goes. You can’t help but sing it any time that “Full House” is mentioned because it is one of those theme songs that get stuck in your head. Well, get ready to hum it non-stop, because you’re going to see quite a bit of news about the “Full House” house over the next few weeks. It is going to be on the market!
Mar 31, 2019
You Can Buy a Stunning Cherry Blossom Tree for Your Backyard at Home Depot for Under $40
It is finally spring! Springtime means we can enjoy the beauty of nature, now that those cold and dreary days of winter are behind us. Is there anything more refreshing than looking at flowers blooming after spending weeks on end surrounded by dull gray skies? Of course not! If you’re a fan of cherry blossoms, you’re in luck! You don’t need to drive all the way to Washington D.C. to enjoy the National Cherry Blossom Festival (though it is something incredible to see).
Mar 31, 2019
Calling All “Game of Thrones” Fans! You Can Get Your Own Pack of Direwolves
“When you play the game of thrones, you win or you die. There is no middle ground.” – You to your best friend when they try to steal your TV-watching seat on a Sunday night. As every “Game of Thrones” lover knows, there are only two weeks until one of the best TV shows to ever air on HBO returns. After an extremely lengthy hiatus, the series is returning for an eighth and final season.
Mar 31, 2019
Man Says He and His Wife Switch What Side of the Bed They Sleep On, Causing a Twitter Meltdown
When it comes to our homes, people tend to have strong opinions. Millennials are abandoning their top sheets. People argue about whether or not you should keep your toaster on the counter or in the cupboards. Just recently, people online were debating about how many towels people need in their homes, and the results were varied. But the newest heated debate on Twitter has to do with what side of the bed you sleep on. Twitter user Steve O’Rourke is at the heart of this online debate.
Mar 30, 2019
Your Dog Will Never Track Mud Into the House Again with This Handy Paw Cleaner
Now that we’re officially done with winter and spring has sprung, we’re headed toward better weather days. We can expect to see some beautiful flowers blooming shortly. However, before we get flowers, you know how the saying goes, “April showers bring May flowers.” The rain isn’t too awful unless you have dogs. Every dog owner knows that with rain comes mud and with mud comes muddy paws.
Mar 30, 2019
These Are the Most Popular Kitchens Featured On Our Instagram In March
Despite what MTV’s “Cribs” says, the kitchen is where the real magic happens. Not only is the heart of the home meant for whipping up treats both savory and sweet, but they host communal meals around the table that create the best of memories. It should come as no surprise that delicious-looking food is often created in delicious-looking spaces, and we have the Instagram fodder liked by you to prove it.
Mar 30, 2019
NASA Is Willing to Pay You $18,500 and All You Have to Do Is Stay In Bed for 2 Months
Do you have a pretty deep love of your bed? Is it your hardest goodbye each morning and your fondest hello at night? Yeah, same here. We love to sleep and we especially love to be cozy in our beds. If sleeping for two months straight sounds like something right up your alley, then you might want to check out this opportunity from NASA. Yes, NASA, as in the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. The Independent reported that NASA is looking to pay volunteers $18,500 for 60 days of work.
Mar 30, 2019
If You’ve Ever Made a Tipsy Online Purchase You’re Not Alone, According to this Survey
It’s confession time: Like a fair amount of Americans who consume alcoholic beverages, I too, have participated in the act (or art?) of drunk shopping. If you’ve ever woken up to an order confirmation you don’t remember, you’re not alone. One survey reports just how much tipsy shoppers are spending, and where they’re doing the damage.
Mar 29, 2019
These Are the Best Cities for Working Moms
One day we’ll collectively evolve into a society that fully supports the struggles of juggling work and parenting. But until we can get everyone (employers, specifically) to get on board with stuff like paid family leave, here’s a list of cities that are the best—and not so great—for working moms. First, the not so good news—the list excludes an entire region of the country, which isn’t exactly promising for mothers in the Northeast.
Mar 29, 2019
This Bell Tent In Mexico Marries Luxury And Eco-Friendliness
Whether it’s recycling, composting, or using cloth grocery bags, living an organic, eco-conscious lifestyle has never been easier. And great news, travelers: this can be the case for when you’re vacationing, too, as you don’t always have to choose between chic and luxury or environmentally-conscious. Say hello to this ultra-chic luxury bell tent in Tulum, Mexico, that is totally eco-friendly.
Mar 29, 2019
Bazaar Daily Finds
Lacquered Regency Desk – $1500 or best offer – I have a Lacquered Regency Desk in white from Anthropologie available for $1,500, OBO. This piece of furniture was bought for home staging, and therefore looks brand new. There are a few scuffs along the edges. I can provide more pictures upon request. Retails for $1,998. – SHIPS From Maxwell: Dear Readers, What are you looking for?
Mar 29, 2019
The Biggest Souvenir You Buy On Vacation Could Be Your Whole Hotel Room
Some people can look at an empty room and visualize where every furniture item will go, what fabric will work for the curtains, and what planter they should buy for the corner by the window. Others need real, tangible inspiration—spaces they can shop like you might buy clothes off of a mannequin. And while there are showrooms for that, they can feel cold and uninviting—it’s hard to picture living in a showroom. Enter: the shoppable stay.
Mar 28, 2019
Bazaar Daily Finds
Zig Zag Wooden Credenza $525 BROOKLYN Dark wood zig zag credenza functions as a great dresser or storage piece! From Maxwell: Dear Readers, What are you looking for? We’ve just cleaned out and relaunched our marketplace as Bazaar – the best place on the web for vintage designer furnishings and accessories directly from others in our community. These are my top picks for today.
Mar 28, 2019
A Home Without Women Is Almost Unrecognizable
Imagine a realtor showing a modern home in 2019 with no dishwasher, no refrigerator, no infrastructure for a home security system. Imagine waking up in your apartment on a Saturday morning and having no easy way to brew a cup of coffee. That would be a home without women. It makes sense that women made such significant contributions to improving the efficiency, safety, and productivity of the home—that’s where they spent most of their time, given that other work options were limited.
Mar 28, 2019
Stay in This 365-Square-Foot Grecian Tiny House With Its Own Private Beach
Ever since “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again,” we can’t stop fantasizing about a dreamy getaway in Greece. This cozy Halkidki hideaway makes the ideal backdrop for your private Mediterranean adventure—musical numbers not required. This cozy wooden cabin is nestled on the Halkidiki, Chalkidi peninsula in Northern Greece off of Central Macedonia. The 365 square-foot tiny home is fully equipped with a plush double bed, cozy bathroom and kitchen, and an outdoor shower.
Mar 27, 2019
The Biggest Threat to Your Retirement Might Be Your Kids
If you’re a parent of adult children, you’ve seen the headlines by now: Grown-up kids are moving back in with their parents at record rates. While there are many important considerations involved in the big picture of why this is happening—including the disparity in how wages and inflation have risen—the core of the decision is often to save money.
Mar 27, 2019
Grow Your Dream Herbal Garden Indoors With Aldi Kits For Under $6
We know by now that Aldi’s plant game (which includes a variety of hanging plants and foliage in sleek white pots) is strong, and they don’t seem to be letting up anytime soon. In this week’s installment of Aldi Finds, there are basil, lavender, and strawberry growing kits. And since you can never have too many indoor plants (the limit does not exist), here’s a breakdown of what’s inside. The $5.
Mar 27, 2019
Bazaar Daily Finds
Mid Century Modern Display Cabinet $400 NYC MCM bookcase unit. Great display case w/ light. Solid wood on hairpin legs. Works great as a bar cabinet. Measures 62″ W – 13″ D – 61″H. From Maxwell: Dear Readers, What are you looking for? We’ve just cleaned out and relaunched our marketplace as Bazaar – the best place on the web for vintage designer furnishings and accessories directly from others in our community. These are my top picks for today.
Mar 27, 2019
Wayfair Is Opening Its First Brick & Mortar Store in 2019
It’s been almost a year since we reported whispers of Wayfair’s foray into physical retail. Now, the online retailer is confirming their plans to open up a brick and mortar location in 2019. Here’s everything we know so far. If you’re wary of buying furniture online only to have to deal with the hassle of returning it, Wayfair’s new retail location is for you.
Mar 26, 2019
The Big Ways Big Data Is Driving Design
Big data. It’s the fuel that keeps our app-driven lives running. It keeps our ride-share on the most efficient route home (most of the time). It suggests that item that you totally don’t need but probably really want as you’re online shopping. But what about design? In an industry that’s as personal as design, is big data influencing the way we consume and carry out design? The answer is yes.
Mar 26, 2019
Spring Has Sprung at Target—Your First Look at New Collections from Opalhouse, Project 62, and Threshold
Spring has officially sprung and after months of being cooped up inside, it’s time to let some fresh air inside—and maybe freshen up your decor, too. Luckily, we have an exclusive look at the newest collections from Target’s home brands—and we’re sharing our top picks.
Mar 26, 2019
Bazaar Daily Finds
MCM Hairpin Leg Console Table or Night Stand $325 obo NYC A lovely mid-century style piece. Made in Brooklyn, New York by a local craftsman. No makers mark. This piece is solid hardwood and has steel hairpin legs. Would be great in an entryway, by the bed and could also make a nice small TV stand. In excellent condition with no visible stains or scratches. 24″W x 12″D x 30″H. From Maxwell: Dear Readers, What are you looking for?
Mar 26, 2019
Here’s Another Study That Will Validate (or Shame) Your Bed-Making Habits
Do you feel like you can’t officially start your morning until you make your bed? Well, it turns out that there’s more anecdotal evidence that this simple task could contribute to your productivity. In a survey of 1,000 people, the company Best Mattress Brand determined how bed-making affects productivity and health.
Mar 25, 2019
Bazaar Daily Finds
Large Rattan Peacock Chair – $850 or best offer – Fabulous vintage peacock chair. Huge dramatic style, made of honey tone woven rattan. Great with mid century/bohemian decor! Excellent condition. 61″ tall x 48″ wide x 22″ deep. – SHIPS From Maxwell: Dear Readers, What are you looking for?
Mar 25, 2019
You Can Help Save the Bee Population with This Adorable Bee House From Costco
Bees are more important to the environment than most people realize. There are a lot more to bees than just their delicious honey. They pollinate 90% of the world’s plants by transferring pollen from one plant or flower to another. The average honeybee can visit up to 2,000 flowers in one day! But sadly, despite how essential honeybees are to our ecosystem, their populations have declined over the last 60 years.
Mar 24, 2019
This Cat Tree Is the Ultimate Playground for Your Furry Friend
Every cat owner knows that you need to give your pet enrichment opportunities. People often have the misconception that the only thing cats do is sleep. They spend between 12 and 16 hours a day sleeping, so that means there are 12 to 8 hours that they are awake and need entertainment. A bored cat can be a destructive cat. No one wants to come home to find the toilet paper roll empty and strewn across the entire living room.
Mar 24, 2019
This Dwight Schrute Sequin Pillowcase Will Make You the Best Assistant to the Regional Manager
An important thing to keep in mind when you’re online shopping is this Dwight Schrute quote, “Whenever I’m about to do something, I think, ‘Would an idiot do that?’ And if they would, I do not do that thing.” An idiot would not buy this sequin pillowcase off of Etsy, so obviously Dwight Schrute would do the opposite and buy it. Every fan of “The Office” has their favorite moment with Dwight.
Mar 24, 2019
People Look for Roommates Who Will Drink Wine With Them, According to a New Survey
When looking for a roommate, there are a lot of important factors that need to be accounted for. Do they have the means to pay their portion of rent and utilities each month? Are they responsible enough, so you won’t have to hound them over little things every day? Are they clean and respectful? Do they have similar interests to you? If you’re looking for a roommate who is into the same things as you, you’re not the only person.
Mar 23, 2019
Amazon Just Released a Skincare Line and You Can Get 25% Off Your First Order
Seriously, we’re not sure what they are up to over at Amazon’s HQ, but they are really pulling out every stop to change online shopping forever. You can get wine delivered in an hour, thanks to Amazon. You can order all of your groceries and have them delivered the same day. The number of products with over 5,000 good reviews on the website is overwhelming.
Mar 23, 2019
This Is How You Can Ride the Hogwarts Express in Real Life
Calling all Harry Potter fans: the Hogwarts Express is real. You can actually board the train and go for a ride. Though, we cannot promise you that once you get off the train you’ll be in Hogsmeade. While the train exists, that doesn’t actually mean that Hogwarts is real. Though, we can keep dreaming. How many times have you fantasized about riding the Hogwarts Express?
Mar 23, 2019
Say ‘Hej” to This Swedish Glamping Pod with Cozy Heated Floors
It’s nearly impossible not to feel cozy inside this idyllic Swedish pod that gives a whole new meaning to the word “glamping.” Nestled in the woods near Falun (about three hours north of Stockholm), four glampers could fit in this rental, which sits right by Lake Siljan and close to charming villages and the ski area of Borlänge. The space is complete with a plush full-size bed and twin bunk beds, plus a kitchen for preparing drinks and snacks.
Mar 22, 2019
There’s a Whole Frank Lloyd Wright Home Collection, and You Can Shop It On Amazon
Around the world, the legacy of renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright remains visible by way of the various structures he designed, including various homes that have recently gone up for sale and even some residences styled after his vision. Over the past year, we’ve been able to shop furniture designed (and even owned!) by FLW, and even give our homes a signature architectural scent thanks to a line of Wright-inspired candles.
Mar 22, 2019
Bazaar Daily Finds
Dear Readers,
What are you looking for? We've just relaunched our marketplace as BAZAAR - the best place on the web for designer vintage furnishings and accessories
Mar 22, 2019
Memo: Bad Handwriting Affects Work Communication, Study Says
While doctors are usually the punchline in illegible handwriting jokes, turns out, it’s not just a problem in the medical profession. A recent study that says poor handwriting is the root of many miscommunication issues in the workplace. The survey—conducted on behalf of BIC USA INC—found that of the 2,000 Americans questioned, each had experienced at least two instances in their professional lives where handwriting led to a miscommunication or caused an office riff.
Mar 21, 2019
7 Things We Learned from Bobby Berk’s New Lifestyle Site
Once again, “Queer Eye” is taking over our collective consciousness with its wit, warmth, and great style. And after three seasons, they feel more like our most stylish best friends than experts at arm’s length. Bobby Berk, for those of you living under a rock or on a private island with sketchy Wi-Fi, is the interior design extraordinaire—and he has just launched a new design and lifestyle site.
Mar 21, 2019
How Nicole Gibbons Spends Her Perfect Night In
Perfect Night In is a series where we ask actors, artists, entrepreneurs, and beyond how they’d spend the ultimate luxury—a blissful evening at home. We wanted to feature a dynamite design boss for Women’s History Month, so say hello to interior designer and entrepreneur Nicole Gibbons.
Mar 21, 2019
This Floating Minimalist Tiny House Can Be Assembled in One Day
In today’s technology-driven world where we can’t go five minutes without something pinging or vibrating at us, it’s no wonder that tiny houses and minimalism have been trending topics in the home space. They symbolize a simplicity and lack of unnecessary clutter that sounds oh-so-tempting as our brains are constantly bombarded with emails, news, and advertisements.
Mar 21, 2019
Mary-Kate Olsen and Olivier Sarkozy Are Selling a Pair of NYC Townhouses
One half of the actress-turned-fashion mogul twin duo Mary-Kate Olsen and her husband Olivier Sarkozy are looking to offload a pair of Manhattan townhouses. Located at 123 E. 10th St., and 125 E. 10th St., the posh residences recently hit the market for $7.69 million and $8.3 million, respectively. The former space is 4,200 square feet, five stories tall and has an eat-in kitchen along with a total of five bedrooms, one of which is a master suite that encompasses an entire level.
Mar 21, 2019