Textiles, Plants and Fringe: How to Go Full-on Bohemian in Your Home

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It seems like every other magazine and catalog I’ve received is touting “new bohemian” style; I haven’t seen those words used so much since Edie Brickell & New Bohemians topped the charts with “What I Am” in 1988. Even the most buttoned-up brands like Great Britain’s Burberry and usually all-American Ralph Lauren celebrated boho-spirit throwbacks in new ways. Some hear … Read More

15 Mini Home Makeovers You Can Complete in a Weekend

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The start of a new year often comes with good intentions to declutter, reorganize or revamp your home. These goals can be overwhelming and hard to quantify if they’re left broad and vague. Instead, try some specific and achievable tasks that will help refresh your home and give you a sense of renewal. Simple things like organizing your pantry or … Read More

Chandelier 101: How to Choose and Hang Your New Light Fixture

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Image via Home Depot Chandeliers are one of the most popular choices for homeowners when it comes to statement lighting, and rightly so! They add opulence and elegance to any space, transforming the room and lending a soft, shimmery feel to any design. When considering installing a chandelier, there are several questions to ask yourself: Who is doing the installation? … Read More

Everything You Need for Your Best Super Bowl Party Ever

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Instead of heading to a bar for the big game, you decided it would be fun to throw a party for the gang. Your flat-screen and surround sound are all cued up. Now you just need to make sure that your décor and food are on point. If you’re paying for your party with a credit card , keep in mind … Read More

8 Chic Ways to Use Black in Your Bathroom

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Kitchen walls painted black or inky cabinets are ever more popular, but how about the other watery room in your home? Could you give your bathroom a black revamp? Let these dark and lovely schemes inspire you. Photo by THCL – Building and Renovation, original photo on Houzz 1. Go grand Dark colors can work well in period properties. A … Read More

Remembering Zsa Zsa Gabor: A Look Inside Her Stylish Homes

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Over the weekend, legendary Hollywood Starlet Zsa Zsa Gabor passed away. The famous actress was 99 years old. The starlet was known for her style, her philanthropy and her husbands. But, one thing the icon was less known for was her lavish taste in homes. From Zsa Zsa Gabor’s extravagant $13 million L.A. mansion, to her once-owned Palm Springs mid-century … Read More

8 Ways to Make a Small Bathroom Feel Bigger

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Generally speaking, bathrooms are small spaces — but that doesn’t mean you can’t make the most of their size with smart decorating! The truth is, even in the smallest powder room, there are steps you can take to expand a bathroom’s feel. From thinking carefully about color to finding furniture that’s smaller in size, you have lots of options for … Read More

DIY Gift Wrapping That’s Almost Too Pretty to Open

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If you find yourself out of wrapping paper, need an activity for your kids, or just want to get crafy with your wrapping this year, here are a couple simple and cost-friendly ideas. More: The Ultimate White Elephant Gift Guide – All Under $25 By Corynne Pless Brooklyn, original photo on Houzz DIY Watercolor Gift Tags These simple watercolor tags … Read More

Nominated HUD Secretary Ben Carson Lists Home for $1.2M

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Dr. Ben Carson, president-elect Trump’s recently selected Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, is getting a jump start on his new role. The accomplished neurosurgeon just listed his West Palm Beach mansion for $1.2 million , as he presumably prepares to move to Washington, D.C. Carson purchased the lavish estate in 2013 for $775,000. The HUD secretary is hoping to … Read More

Pantone’s Color of the Year Gives a Nod to Spring

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With winter in full effect across most of the country, Pantone released their decidedly springy Color of the Year for 2017 today. The color swatch PANTONE 15-0343, better known as Greenery , is described as a “fresh and zesty yellow-green shade that evokes the first days of spring when nature’s greens revive, restore and renew.” Pantone chose Greenery to represent … Read More