Not all makeovers require renovations (the dust! the commotion! the disorder!). Pretty exhausting, right? In fact, some of the most magnificent transformations don't require major disruption. And the results are significant.
With the help of a my contractor and my friend (and awesome designer) Fernanda, we tried to make over our downstairs bathroom into something kid-friendly and bright but still faithful to the mirrored-tile soul of our 1967 Anchorage fixer.
The owners of this Turtle Bay co-op had an interior design request that might sound impossible - -- to transform this formerly under-lit, cramped, unusually-shaped Manhattan apartment into a spacious, airy urban retreat -- on a budget, no less!
When we heard that Katie Lee had a new house in the Hamptons, we couldn't wait to see it. We're huge fans of Lee's serene style -- and her Southern charm and humble demeanor are just icing on the cake.
In 2009, the EPA reported that 9.9 million tons of household waste was made up of discarded furniture, a number that has only grown in the past 6 years. But what most people see as trash, these 9 DIYers see as raw material
There are all sorts of ways to fill a blank wall, but if you're looking to make an impact with your decor, go for bold color and varied texture, like these 7 award-worthy wall hangings that you can make in an hour or less!
Bring boho-chic into your home décor with macramé, funky planters and faux crystals. For the free-spirited stylist who enjoys flexibility, owns more plants than furniture, and layers pattern on pattern, these boho beautiful decorating ideas are just what you need!
Among the things it was hard to imagine away when we purchased our 1967 "dream house" was the living area. It had 40-year-old sculpted shag carpets and walls covered in mirrored tile. There's something kind of charming about them, but... not really my taste.
You know those spaces you visit and want to sound optimistic, but while your heart is saying "yes," your mind is cautiously yelling "woah, woah, woah, are you sure?" This was the situation going on when I first visited this kitchen.
Summer's on its way in, which means hello beach days! While you're lounging in the sun and leaving footprints in the sand, don't forget to collect shells and other beach treasures for some amazing crafts and decorating ideas.
If you've ever had the urge to step inside the pages of your favorite magazine, you're not alone -- in fact, it's a concept Dwell Media president and CEO Michela O'Connor Abrams successfully used to breathe life into Dwell magazine and the industry of home design more than a decade ago.
We all dream about the gorgeous coasts of our European neighbors. Who wouldn't want to head on over to Spain to lie on the beach all day? Or take a quick trip to Italy or Greece just to dip those toes in the Mediterranean Sea?
By: Mady Dahlstrom, Content Editor for Porch.com From your living room to your office, adding new furniture and décor can immediately ramp up your h...
Whether you are going across town or across the country, moving an entire household can bring on meltdowns, even among the best of us. But by beginning the planning process as soon as you know you will be moving, you can minimize stress and increase the likelihood that everything will go smoothly on moving day and afterward.
When it came time to choose a color for her bedroom, Cayne surprised herself. "I never thought I'd cover my walls in black Venetian plaster, but with my big white bed, it's not severe at all."
Experimenting with a bright paint color is a great way to bring a sense of drama and glamour to a room, but choosing the right color can be a tricky process. A color that looks muted on a sample can be too intense when applied to all four walls.