Monthly Archives: February 2021

These 15 Layout Mistakes Are Making Your Room Look Cheaper

While rearranging the furniture in any room throughout your home may seem like a no-brainer, there is actually a plethora of layout mistakes that you could be making along the way. Even though we typically subscribe to the notion that there are no strict rules when it comes to interior design, according to a few experts, there […]

This Is How 5 Designers Make Their Small Home Look Like a Mansion

as someone who rents a small apartment in Silver Lake, Los Angeles, I know how challenging it can be to decorate your dream home with limited square footage—check out my simple floor plans for some tips. While my inner interior design nerd has fallen hard for oversize pendant lights and a plush three-seater sofa, my little living room doesn’t have the ceiling […]

16 Luxury Towels That’ll Transform Your Bathroom Into a Personal Spa

It’s amazing how small touches can make even the most mundane task feel a little extra special. In this case, we’re talking about luxury towels—the best of which can instantly upgrade your grooming routine. Hopping out of the shower and drying off with a plush, ultra-luxe towel can feel like an experience at the spa…even […]

5 Small-Space Design Mistakes Everyone Makes (and How to Fix Them)

Small spaces are notoriously difficult to decorate—and the stakes for getting it right are surprisingly high. When furnishing a room with limited square footage, a design decision seemingly as innocuous as selecting an area rug or a dining table can either accentuate an obvious lack of space or make a 200-square-foot room feel more like 400. For anyone who’s lived […]

12 Round Mirrors That Will Bring Infinite Style to Your Space

If you’ve ever tried shopping for a simple wall mirror, then you probably understand how quickly that task can get overwhelming. It seems like there are an endless number of options out there, so it’s smart to narrow down your options right away. The best place to start? Round mirrors, which never go out of […]

Sweet Dreams, Right This Way

To encourage drowsiness, ancient Egyptians drank a beverage made of liquid extracted from wild lettuce stems. Charles Dickens insisted that his bed face north, even carrying a compass with him when traveling, and Vincent van Gogh soaked his pillow and mattress with toxic levels of camphor. In short, people have pursued the secrets of a good night’s sleep for […]

An Interior Stylist Shares How to Make Your Home Look Expensive

Few of us have homes as immaculate as those featured in magazines. Budget notwithstanding, most of us simply don’t have the stamina to keep our living space in the state of perfection that print magazines command on shoot days. In reality, much more goes into an interior photoshoot than meets the eye: Furniture is moved around, accessories […]

How to Design the Perfect Guest Room

However you spend the holidays this year, we hope it’s with the people closest to you. In preparation, we’ve put together some ideas on how to create the coziest guest room possible. Whether you’re turning your spare bedroom into a dreamy escape or converting your library into a place for friends to rest their heads, check out […]

Tips for Creating a Home You and Your Pet Will Love

here’s a lot to love about Fido and Fluffy. But we can’t deny that dogs, cats, and other pets can be rough on home furnishings, whether they mean to or not. Fortunately you don’t have to sacrifice your pet or your sense of style. Below are a few tips to help you create a home you and your furry […]