Studio Apartment Layouts That Just Always Work

Studio apartments come in all shapes and sizes, and usually, with tricky layouts. Fortunately, there are some tried and true furniture arrangements that can transform your problematic apartment layout into the space-savvy studio it deserves to be. Don’t believe us? We searched our home tours high and low and rounded up seven studio apartment layouts that always seem to work. From vertical storage schemes to mini living room nooks, read on for a few foolproof ways to maximize your awkward studio apartment layout. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

5 of the Most Inspiring At-Home Sacred Spaces

Self-care has really caught on recently—probably because we’re all so over-stimulated in this world. It’s hard to walk down a street without being marketed to in some capacity, and forget about the 24/7 access to EVERYTHING that smartphones provide. Definitely part of the problem over here, but lately I’ve been searching for a solution for all that noise. If you’re craving time for yourself, a place to truly unplug may be half of the equation. While the bathroom used to be the only real “me time” room in the home, people are increasingly setting up their own sacred spaces at Read More

These Colorful Bedrooms Will Make You Rethink Your White Walls

When discussing the topic of how colors affect emotions, Berkeley professor Steve Palmer stated: “There could be some plausible reasons as to why some colors might stimulate creativity or promote sleep or calmness.” Our bedrooms are the windows to our dreams (I made that up, you can quote me), so why not fill them with the colors that stimulate the moods we want to feel before our heads hit the pillow? Here are seven brilliant bedrooms that display an inspiring color story. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

How to Create an Outdoor Oasis in a Small Space

If you think having a small outdoor space (read: balcony or fire escape) means you can’t outfit it with cute and creative decor, think again. Just because you don’t have a large amount of square footage to work with doesn’t mean you have to be relegated to staring at barren railings and sullen-looking plants wilting away in the corner. Check out these small spaces below for the ultimate inspiration guide. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

Emily Henderson On The One Thing That Makes The Biggest Impact When Refreshing Your Bedroom

If 2018 has you in a “new year, new home” mindset, you’re not alone. Thankfully, designer Emily Henderson chatted with us about how to give your sanctuary spaces—your bedroom and bathroom—a fresh start for the new year. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico