5 Ways to Get More Creative With Wall Paint

While we’re always keeping up with the latest trends in paint and design, there’s something especially cool about giving your walls more than just the standard coat of paint. Aside from paint finishes, there are lots of ways you can add intentional texture and vibrant color to your walls, sans the hassle of wallpaper installation. From rich Read more…

How One Designer Turned Her Rental Into a Color-Charged Oasis

It’s true that a completely whitewashed bedroom has a certain calming effect, and it’s a trend we will continue to stand by for its inherent simplicity and palette cleansing power. It’s only when we see an amazing, color-charged dwelling—say, one swathed in a punchy salmon pink—that we’re instantly reminded of how a singular hue can Read more…

This 5-Star Amazon Product Can Do Absolutely Everything

Sometimes nature creates something so perfect on its own, it needs nothing added—which is the exact situation of my newest, favorite find on Amazon. I, along with 2,718 of my closest friends, can’t stop talking about Kate Blanc’s Organic Cold Pressed Castor Oil, which costs only $9.99.  So what makes this oil so incredible that almost 3,000 Read more…

The World’s Dreamiest Bed Is in This Brooklyn Loft

“This project felt like a culmination of my life experiences and memories,” says Manhattan-based interior designer Jenny Kirschner of her Brooklyn home. “Just about every room has at least one element from my past, a story waiting to be heard.”   As a Midwestern transplant, Kirschner grew up in a traditional house, and wanted to Read more…

Finding Clean (Affordable!) Beauty Is Easier Than You Thought

In honor of Earth Day on April 22, there are easy, simple (affordable!) ways to green up your medicine cabinet. After all, we’re all on this planet together, and we certainly could be taking better care of her—and yes, that extends into your beauty regime. From packaging that reduces plastic consumption to products being produced Read more…

Proof Ellen Pompeo Deserves Her Own HGTV Show

If there’s one celebrity who truly deserves her own HGTV show, it’s Ellen Pompeo. In case you weren’t aware, the beloved actress-turned-activist has a serious talent for house flipping… and, right now, the Grey’s Anatomy star is on a roll. According to Variety, Pompeo and her music producer hubby Chris Ivery just listed their gorgeously restored Read more…

Small Bathroom Makeovers That Give Us Hope

When it comes to small bathroom makeovers, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. A complete overhaul may seem like an appealing (or the only logical) option, but it’s important to take note of the integral components of the room, and make changes based on your daily needs and style preferences. Adding additional sources for storage, repainting the Read more…

If You Love Design, You Should Know Salone

If you haven’t heard (or noticed) this week happens to be *the* most important and influential one in design. Salone del Mobile Milano marks that special time of year where artists, designers, and creatives alike gather from all corners of the world to unveil new product collections and showcase inspired installations. Standing in as a primary Read more…

This Spray Foam Will Fix Any of Your Concrete Problems

Spray foam really is a magical tool for household insulation. Although fiberglass has been commonly use for insulation, spray foam can actually outperform it. Plus, with so many ways you can use spray foam, this material certainly is handy. Now only if it could help us out with all of those concrete problems… Oh wait, Read more…

All About Mini-Split Systems

What is a Mini-Split? Mini-split systems are A/C and heating units that are increasingly popular, mainly because most installations don’t require ductwork. Similar to conventional HVAC systems, mini-splits have an outdoor condenser and one or more air handlers inside. They’re somewhat like a window A/C unit split in half—hence the name. All systems shown in Read more…