B&A: $1,200 Later, a Stuck-in-the-'80s Living Room Has a Vibrant New Look
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Before, the living room had a faux brick fireplace, a textured ceiling, and "awful '80s patterned carpet." The after is unrecognizably luxe while honoring the features the homeowners *did* like before.
Mar 11, 2023
B&A: A $1,900 Redo Makes a "Too Brown" Kitchen More Stylish AND More Functional
The wishlist for this redo included more storage, better lighting, a larger sink, better ventilation, and a new backsplash.
Mar 7, 2023
B&A: A Muted Bedroom's $300 Refresh Brings in Color, But Keeps the Calming Vibes
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"I have always had very colorful hair and clothes," this renter says. "I decided to surround myself in colorful surroundings."
Feb 25, 2023
B&A: A $500 Spruce-Up Makes This Bathroom's Vintage Green Fixtures Sing
Updating the surroundings allowed the bathroom's retro charm to come through.
Feb 19, 2023
An Australian Family Embraced Their '70s Style Home, Enhancing It With Updates
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When Wendy and Fred Butterworth moved into their home, they knew updating everything would be out of their budget. So instead, they started to look at how they could embrace the style that already existed in the house.
Jan 31, 2023
12 Places to Buy Antique and Vintage Furniture Online
There's a whole wide world beyond Craigslist.
Jan 12, 2023
Looking for a Sign to Embrace Your Vintage Tile? Here Are Three Reasons
Love it or hate it, there are advantages to living with retro tile.
Jan 11, 2023
What Is a Rain Lamp? Here’s Why You Might Want this Kitschy Piece
During your next visit to the antique store, keep an eye out for this coveted item.
Jan 9, 2023
This Rental Has a Vintage '70s Pink Kitchen and Surprising Storage Mini Fridge
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Rachel and Ethan are a Texas couple living together for the first time in this duplex. With rent prices going up in Austin, Rachel and Ethan have saved money by scouring local vintage stores and Facebook Marketplace to make their home as unique and stylish as they are.
Dec 21, 2022
7 Things Secondhand Shopping Experts Will Be Hunting for in 2023
Keep an eye out for Murano glass.
Dec 21, 2022
A Charming Old World-Inspired Los Angeles Condo Is a Vintage Lover's Dream
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Claire's LA condo mixes old and new styles through pieces that feel like they're from another century. "I fell in love with the arched windows in the Spanish-style building, the abundant natural light, and the crown molding," she says.
Dec 20, 2022
B&A: A $230 Redo Turns a Free Hutch into One Renter's Favorite Furniture Piece
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The "after" serves as vibrant dish storage.
Dec 4, 2022
How I Finally Got the Musty Smell Out of My Vintage Rug
Goodbye, smelly odor!
Nov 30, 2022
B&A: A 1980s Bathroom Gets a Floor-to-Ceiling Redo with Classic Vintage Vibes
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A husband-wife duo redesigned this 1988 bathroom.
Nov 8, 2022
You’re Probably Overlooking This Vintage Piece at the Flea Market
It's perfect for a living room, and here's why.
Nov 3, 2022
10 One-of-a-Kind Urban Outfitters Gifts That Are a Cottagecore Delight
Giftable finds that are sure to sell out.
Oct 28, 2022
This Old-School Kitchen Trend Might Be Making a Comeback
Good news for vintage and farmhouse lovers everywhere!
Oct 15, 2022
B&A: A Plain White Entryway's Redo Makes Its 1910s Features Shine
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Now, it's historic AND bold. It sets the tone for the rest of the jewel-toned home.
Oct 13, 2022
Will Brake for Flea Markets: The Best Spots to Stop & Shop This Summer, Mountain Time Zone Edition
The eclectic array of home, garden and everything-in-between finds you’re bound to score at these flea markets will leave you as high as their elevations. Where: Chandler, Arizona When to visit: Monthly; next up is July 14-17, 10 am to 5 pm Why it’s worth the stop: The whole town of Chandler is buzzing about the city’s newest flea market show.
Oct 13, 2022
The Thrift Store Tipping Point: When to Buy & When to Walk Away
Part bargain seeking and part treasure hunting, shopping at your local thrift store is a great way to save money and find unique items that are otherwise unavailable in the current retail market. I’ve rounded up some tips for navigating the realm of thrifting and please leave your favorite tips in the comments!
Oct 13, 2022
The Secret to Kitchens & Bathrooms That Will Never Go Out of Style
As Nancy pointed out recently, there are some kitchen design choices that never go out of style — retro SMEG fridges and farmhouse sinks fall firmly in this category. If they’ve been considered stylish and practical for decades, chances are they’ll still be popular a couple decades from now.
Oct 13, 2022
Antique Collectors Transformed a Victorian Terrace Into a Dreamy, Warm, Minimal
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Ben and Cat Bailey, owners of an online antique shop, have renovated and filled their British home with all their favorite pieces... many they originally intended for their shop!
Oct 12, 2022
A 693-Square-Foot Condo's Reno Turned a Tired Space into a Modern, Playful Home
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Jahzeel and Joseph, who are both vintage furniture hunters and sellers, live with their two cats in a San Diego condo they renovated, replacing old appliances and bulky kitchen cabinets, adding fresh paint, and incorporating STUNNING vintage art and furniture pieces throughout. They also turned a closet into a top notch cat bathroom!
Oct 11, 2022
The $150 Furniture Investment I Made That's Kept on Giving
I got it on Facebook Marketplace, and you can find something like it, too!
Oct 3, 2022
Here's What to Look For at Estate Sales to Score Big, According to Experts
Estate sales are full of vintage gems. You just need to know what to look for to score big.
Sep 29, 2022
A Minimal Home in the Mountains of Spain Is the Embodiment of Cottage Core
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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
B&A: $800, 4 DIYs, and 1 IKEA Hack Turn a Cluttered Closet into a Chic WFH Spot
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A four-month DIY project helped turn a messy, ineffective closet into a practical vintage-inspired home office.
Aug 27, 2022
B&A: A 1954 TV Cabinet Gets a New Life as the Coolest MCM Home Bar for $150
"Cheers" to a vintage-inspired home for vintage glassware!
Jul 23, 2022
B&A: A Vintage Bureau Gets a Just a Hint of Color with a Clever Geometric Redo
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The new look is perfectly traditional-meets-modern.
Jul 14, 2022
B&A: A $4,000 Vintage-Style Kitchen Redo Has Tons of Budget-Friendly DIY Ideas
This kitchen transformation shows how to revamp dated surfaces without breaking the bank.
Jun 9, 2022
Here's How to Style All Those Vintage Mirrors You Keep Thrifting
Just when you thought you couldn't fit another one in!
Jun 6, 2022
The Surprising Place You Can Find Tons of Vintage Pyrex
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Why did they ever discontinue these beautiful designs?
Jun 4, 2022
A 590-Square-Foot Spanish Home Feels Much Larger Thanks to a Dreamy Terrace
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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 Bright Barcelona Apartment Has an Extremely Cute (and Organized!) Pantry Idea
This renovated apartment in a bustling Barcelona neighborhood feels like a totally relaxing sanctuary surrounded by trees.
May 19, 2022
B&A: A 1977 Camper Gets a Fresh Redo Inside and Out for About $8,500
This DIYer was inspired by fond memories of the passed-down camper from when she was a child.
May 3, 2022
B&A: A 1940s Fan Found in the Trash Gets a Groovy Orange Redo for Just $20
"I knew this cool piece of history needed to be saved," the DIYer says.
Apr 22, 2022
B&A: A 1950s Bamboo Furniture Set Rescued from Craigslist's "Free" Section
It's polished (literally) and looks new again, but still honors its vintage roots.
Apr 18, 2022
B&A: A Beat-Up Vintage Buffet Shines After a $100 Stain and Paint Job
The buffet was was an inexpensive Facebook Marketplace find that now looks like it could cost thousands.
Apr 16, 2022
Before and After: A Groovy '70s Trailer Squeezes in a Kitchen and Sleep Space
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The whole project — trailer included — cost $4,000.
Apr 14, 2022
B&A: An Uninspiring White Kitchen Gets a Cheery Southwestern-Style Makeover
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The new terracotta-and-blue color scheme is like instant sunshine.
Apr 12, 2022
B&A: A $7 Thrifted Cabinet Gets a Gorgeous Floral-Themed New Look for $200
This sad-looking cabinet got a delicate and sophisticated makeover.
Apr 9, 2022
The Surprising Place to Shop for Vintage Home Decor
Once they're gone, they're gone!
Apr 6, 2022
Food 52 Just Launched a Stunning, Limited-Edition Dansk Collection
It's a vintage lover's dream!
Mar 31, 2022
How to Shop for Vintage Art Online So That You Get Exactly What You’re Searching For
If you’re a vintage die-hard who wants only the best for your collection, here are six expert tips for developing a critical eye when buying vintage art online. 
Mar 28, 2022
B&A: A Dingy Vintage Kitchen Gets a Charming Teal-and-White Redo for $2,000
This retro kitchen redo keeps the cabinets but switches the color scheme.
Mar 25, 2022
These Are the Best Thrift Shops in Every U.S. State
We polled readers and staff on the best secondhand shopping spots, from Alabama to Wyoming. Did your favorite make the list?
Mar 7, 2022
A Guide to Digital Thrifting
Expert tips and tricks that other shoppers don't know!
Mar 7, 2022
This Website Is My (Lazy) Vintage-lover’s Secret to Buying and Selling Secondhand Home Goods
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And AT readers get an exclusive discount!
Mar 1, 2022
This '60s Living Room Staple Could Actually Be a Perfect New TV Stand
Retro vibes for the win!
Jan 21, 2022
10 Best Bathroom Redos of 2021, from Builder-Grade Refreshes to Vintage Redos
These homeowners and renters employed changes big and small to create their dream bathrooms.
Dec 16, 2021
This Vintage-Filled Missouri House Has Seriously Stylish Kitchen Shelves
Angela Houska and her husband Joshua Widner’s home is like a cabinet of curiosities.
Dec 3, 2021
A Vintage Seller's Dallas Home Is a '70s and '80's-Inspired Maximalist Showcase
Aarica Nichole draws inspiration for her home from the '70s and '80s, Hollywood regency, mid-century, Scandinavian, and maximalism styles.
Dec 2, 2021
13 of the Best Vintage-Filled House Tours We’ve Ever Seen
Finding the perfect home decor piece comes with a little thrill, and that’s only amplified when said item is a one-of-a-kind family heirloom, estate sale discovery, or thrifted gem. These 13 house tours are filled with unique items big and small.
Oct 29, 2021
Everyone's Going to Want These 6 Vintage Items in 2022
So start shopping for them now before prices go up!
Oct 15, 2021
Before and After: A $58 DIY Turns Vintage Heirlooms into Functional Furniture
They bring tons of character to this DIYer's bedside area.
Oct 11, 2021
B&A: A Non-Functional Bathroom Gets a Practical Modern-Meets-Vintage Redo
The "After" puts a modern twist on pastel-tiled bathrooms of decades past.
Oct 2, 2021
A Stunning Australian Apartment Comes Alive With Secondhand Finds
Alex is a consultant who’s spent the past decade working in strategy and Alyssa is an educator who now works at a global non-profit. Together they have filled this gorgeous rental apartment in Melbourne with great vintage finds.
Sep 27, 2021
Before & After: A 1940s Front Porch Gets a Perfect Pop of Color in a $1,200 Redo
The porch's new look also includes a new ceiling, new pillars, and a modern light fixture.
Sep 24, 2021
Before & After: A Historic Home’s Run-Down Kitchen Gets Its Vintage Charm Back
This ambitious overhaul took seven months and came with a $185,000 price tag.
Sep 19, 2021
These Are the Best Cities for Thrift Shopping in the U.S.
Love to thrift? Whether you’re after vintage clothing, unique homeware, upholstered furniture, or forgotten memorabilia, thrift shops, and flea markets are a treasure trove of delights. A new study by Workshopedia has found the best cities in the U.S.
Sep 18, 2021
Before & After: A Vintage Kitchen Gets a Glam Redo Without Losing Its Charm
The ambitious project took two and a half months to complete.
Sep 15, 2021
How to Clean Vintage and Recycled Clothes, According to Experts
The next best thing to scoring a fantastic secondhand find is being able to make it last. 
Sep 15, 2021
What's the Difference Between "Antique" and "Vintage"?
Semantics or something more? Find out here!
Sep 14, 2021
Before & After: A Dingy Bathroom Becomes a Serene Mini Spa for $1,000
Like many great renovation projects, this one started with a fresh coat of white paint.
Sep 13, 2021
The Under-the-Radar Site That Fiesta Collectors Need to Know About ASAP
The perfect festive dinnerware set awaits.
Sep 13, 2021
Before & After: Sage Cabinets and a Clever Accent Wall Transform a Blah Bathroom
Four days of work and $265 turn this drab, dated bathroom into a happy and bright place to start the day.
Sep 10, 2021
Before & After: A Sophisticated Revamp Turns Dining Room Into an Artsy Oasis
A narrow and very beige dining area becomes a bright, light-filled space the whole family flocks to.
Sep 5, 2021
Before & After: An Old Freebie Cabinet Becomes a Modern Statement Piece for $200
You know the saying: One person's trash is another one's DIY project in the making.
Sep 2, 2021
Before and After: A Forgotten Corner Becomes a Warm and Cozy WFH Office Space
It only took a couple days to remake this space.
Aug 28, 2021