The $14 Trick to Making Any Piece of Furniture More Functional

If you live in a tiny apartment where a single space serves multiple purposes (your bedroom is your living room is your dining room, right?), the best thing you can do for your furniture is to make it mobile. Adding a fresh set of wheels to tables, bar carts and kitchen islands lets them slide from one side of the apartment to another, filling in wherever they’re needed most. Here’s how to turn those pinch-hitting pieces into veritable MVPs. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

Walmart's Selection of Mid-Century Modern Furniture is Seriously Impressive

Most fans of mid-century modern design have a good sense of which stores carry furniture that fits the retro vibe they love so much, but what if I told you there’s an utterly unexpected place to source great mid-mod finds hiding right under your nose? Walmart may be known for being a giant in the department/grocery store space, but lately they’ve really been stepping up their home game too. Instead of the flimsy futons and nondescript lamps you might expect to find there, the store actually has a solid assortment of stylish, affordable furniture. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

Everything You Want (& Need) To Know Before Buying Furniture

Buying furniture can be intimidating, even if you know what you’re looking for in terms of style (if you don’t, that’s an entirely different mountain to climb.) For instance, how do you really know what you’re spending your valuable dollars on will last? What materials are best for wear-and-tear? What questions should you be asking a sales person before committing to a purchase? We turned to the pros (i.e., interior designers and furniture pundits) for guidance on the matter; after all, they probably buy and sell more furniture than anyone else, and definitely have valuable insight. READ MORE » Powered Read More

The Best Sleeper Sofas & Sofa Beds — The Guide 2018

A sleeper sofa is one of the trickiest furniture purchases you can make because you want it to be comfortable to sit on, but also to sleep on. Finding a sleeper sofa that’s comfortable, attractive and fits your budget is a true challenge — which is why we’ve put together this guide to the best sleeper sofas on the market. We considered looks, price, customer reviews, and even examined a few of the designs in person. Here are our top picks. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

Style Icon Iris Apfel's First Furniture Collection Is Inspired By the Circus

Even at 96 years old, Iris Apfel continues to create. Her latest project is a return to the world of home decor, with her first ever collection of furniture to be sold exclusively on HSN. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

5 Luxe Home Finds Under $100 (That Look Like a Million Bucks) — Cheap Thrills

Scrolling through Instagram, Pinterest or your favorite design blogs can be a bit disheartening sometimes. Everything is so perfect, and the furniture and accessories are so luxe that it’s easy to get down about the state of your own home. Except any super stylish person will tell you it doesn’t take a ton of money to create a beautiful home. After stumbling across a spectacular floor lamp at Target earlier this week (read on to see it!), I decided to dig up four more fresh finds that look like a million bucks, but won’t set you back more than $100. Read More

Would You Rent Your Furniture? New Startups Are Betting On It

Two new companies are betting on modern efficiency and our collective premium on the value of our time by breathing new life into an old decorating concept: renting, or renting to buy, our furniture. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

Joanna Gaines Is Sharing Sneak Peeks of New Furniture On Instagram

Good news for Gaines super fans: Joanna is sharing sneak peeks of her new line of furniture for Magnolia Home over on Instagram right now. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico