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Free Your Inner Artist With A Sharpie Floor

Free Your Inner Artist With A Sharpie Floor

Sharpies are such a versatile item. Sure, they’re an ideal office supply (and a must-have when it comes to preparing for a garage sale.) But Sharpies also have nearly unlimited DIY potential. Just ask my husband who, after becoming inspired by a C&H post I wrote a couple years ago, […]

Nate Berkus Shows Us How to Mix It Up with Valspar Paint and Lowes

Nate Berkus Shows Us How to Mix It Up with Valspar Paint and Lowes

Last week we attended an amazing event by Lowes and Valspar Paint in New York City. They invited a small group of media to participate in a painting and design demonstration all hosted by celebrity designer and TV personality Nate Berkus. Lowes and Valspar setup an incredible event space in […]

Apartment Therapy’s Big Book of Small Cool Spaces

Apartment Therapy’s Big Book of Small Cool Spaces

From designer and founder of Apartment Therapy, Maxwell Gillingham-Ryan, comes his 3rd book Apartment Therapy’s Big Book of Small, Cool Spaces. His latest offering is an evolution from his previous books which focused on a┬áhome design cure and real homes of real people. This book holds true to the everyday […]

From Vinyl to Vivacious Using Stencils

From Vinyl to Vivacious Using Stencils

February was Home Hack month over at Apartment Therapy and Gregory Han, the managing editor of the LA site, created this amazing Home Hack that transformed the vinyl white floor of his bathroom to a vibrant and colorful tile. This was achieved through the art of stenciling which Gregory says […]

Snowboard Storage Doubles as Decor

Snowboard Storage Doubles as Decor

Yesterday I contributed to a Home Hack to Apartment Therapy for hanging snowboards. It’s a simple process that requires only a couple stoppers (rubber or cork) and screws. The weight of the hanging board keeps it firmly placed against the wall. Shown here is my vintage 93′ Jeff Brushie (classic […]

10 Tools from Apartment Therapy

10 Tools from Apartment Therapy

One of our favorite editors at Apartment Therapy has identified their 10 favorite tools for DIY. It’s a great selection but we’d make the following changes. Replace the hex wrenches with a basic hammer. In terms of use a hammer is much more handy for DIY projects of any size […]

Bloomingdales Big Window Challenge:Vote for Max

Bloomingdales Big Window Challenge:
Vote for Max

We pride ourselves on being a bipartisan blog but when it comes to voting in the Big Window Challenge we’ve put our support behind the meticulously appointed window of Maxwell Gillingham-Ryan of Apartment Therapy. This challenge also includes Eddie Ross of ELLE DECOR and Eilene Joyce of Bloomingdales. We’d choose […]

Nominate Your Favorite Home Blog for a Homie

Nominate Your Favorite Home Blog for a Homie

The Homies are happening right now over at Apartment Therapy. Nominate your favorite home and design blog. Sure wish they had a DIY/home improvement category.

Inspiring Small Spaces from Loving. Living. Small.

Inspiring Small Spaces from Loving. Living. Small.

We’ve been long time advocates for small space living and foresaw the backlash to McMansions that consume more energy, resources and materials than any house should. Apartment Therapy grew out of a tiny NYC apartment (most are) but their mantra of “saving one room at a time” can apply to […]

Thursday Blog Round-Up

Thursday Blog Round-Up

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Pamper Yourself with these Outdoor Showers

Pamper Yourself with these Outdoor Showers

There is nothing more refreshing than taking a cool shower outdoors. Unfortunately the only chance we get to do this is at a public shower near a beach which is great but wouldn’t it be nice to just cool off quickly in your own backyard without investing in a pool. […]

Roof Gardens Galore

Roof Gardens Galore

Chris from Apartment Therapy turned us onto a great new blog Our Brooklyn Roof Garden. The images found here make us long for New York again but we are still enjoying our outdoor space much more here in LA. Our downstairs neighbors kept a nice courtyard full of fresh flowers […]

Gorgeous Garden Sheds

Gorgeous Garden Sheds

Garden sheds become an afterthought in some backyards. A repository for random tools, pots, lawn furniture. These garden sheds from Apartment Therapy could standalone as the centerpiece of their respective yards.

Fabulous February

Fabulous February

February has been a blast! Traffic is surging and we are receiving a lot more feedback from our readers which we love. We launched our DIY City Guides in Feb and started with Los Angeles and Chicago. Portland and New York are up next, so if you’ve got some suggestions […]

Domino Magazine is Done

Domino Magazine is Done

In what has become a monthly announcement, another home magazine has shuttered it’s doors. The three year run of Domino magazine will end with their last issue and they will also shutdown the website. We’ve been pleased to be listed among the “sites we love” section and we suggest checking […]

Time To Get Organized

Time To Get Organized

After recently moving from NYC to LA we still have many boxes to sort through. Many of them being keepsakes and items that for some reason we’ve held onto. We’ve checked into Apartment Therapy and their recent post on “Why we hang onto stuff” is insightful and will be necessary […]

Pretty Tools Target Women Builders

Pretty Tools Target Women Builders

Wild and Wolf’s graphically vivid floral tools are causing quite the discussion at Apartment Therapy’s Chicago blog. Although seemingly innovative, Wild and Wolf isn’t the first company to produce tools targeted to women – Barbara K and Tomboy Tools, among others, have also created female-friendly models.

Apartment Therapy’s Green Home

Apartment Therapy’s Green Home

Apartment Therapy, the authority in organizing and decorating your small home, has just launched their Green Home. There’s some good stuff here that doesn’t require a small home or apartment to implement. Saving water, storing bicycles, and green cleaning products, are just a few of the interesting posts we’ve read […]