DIY Upholstery Is Easier Than You Think

Put down the needle and thread; back away from your sewing machine. DIY upholstery, a simple technique that will have you re-covering chairs, benches, headboards, and even box springs with your own two hands, requires only one tool, and it’s a staple gun. The method is not unlike wrapping a present, and the results are more professional-looking […]

THE IMPORTANT DIFFERENCES BETWEEN MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY DESIGN

A chair is a chair is a chair, right? Unless it’s an Eames lounge chair, or perhaps a Beetle chair that you’re referring to. Okay, so maybe a chair isn’t just a chair. When you love interior design and feel like you could talk about it all day, terminology matters. But when you pick up a thesaurus and flip to “contemporary,” […]

5 Extra Storage Spaces You Might Have Forgotten About

When you’ve been living in an apartment day in and day out, it’s sometimes hard to see the place with fresh eyes. Looking for extra storage space is therefore typically a fruitless task—because if it were there, you’d have noticed it, right? But the following five locations are strangely evasive despite being relatively common. Your […]

6 Insanely Clever Ways To Organize Your Tiny Kitchen

An organized kitchen is essential for cooking, entertaining and everyday living. When the kitchen is out of whack, you feel out of whack. It’s harder to be productive and inspired in a messy environment.  Now picture a kitchen that’s also small in size. The organization game gets even tougher. It becomes overwhelming to think about where you’re […]

Bathroom Makeovers with Before & After Pictures That Are Sure to Inspire

When it comes to the resale value of a home, renovating your bathroom is arguably one of the most important investments you can make. But there’s another, perhaps ultimately more beneficial, reason to consider a bathroom makeover. “I’m a firm believer that the space one inhabits has a huge influence on your personality and approach to life,” […]