Posts tagged "7 days to a prettier place"

Home Style Stealer: An Eclectic And Slightly Boho Living Room!

So far during 7 Days To A Prettier Place week, we've already show you how to copycat a girly and modern home office and a serene and tranquil bedroom. Moving on to the living room -- arguably the center of any home, regardless of size -- I wanted to steal the style of something a…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 22, 2011

Owl On The Prowl

My mom collected owl art before she had kids, so our basement was chock full of owl paintings, lithographs and tapestries (okay, my mom came of age in the '70s.) These owls are a tasteful update on the owl obsession, perfect as a shelf objet d'art or desk paperweight. In a word, they're a hoot.

By: Julie Gerstein / June 22, 2011

Home Style Stealer: A Serenely Chic Bedroom

In my dreams, my bedroom is a relaxing minimalist Zen palace, a place of comfort, warmth and delicious sleep. In reality, I have cats, and lots of books and junk. And oh, clothes that sometimes take over the floor. But if I lived in a bedroom like this, my life might be different, no? Better,…

By: Julie Gerstein / June 21, 2011

10 Rad & Easy DIY Home Projects

Whether you're one to dive into weekend projects with enthusiasm and a power drill or prefer to admire others' industriousness from afar, Do-It-Yourself projects are always a good source of creative inspiration. From homemade clocks to suitcase coffee tables, we've rounded up of some of the coolest (and cheapest!) DIY projects the Internet has to…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 21, 2011

Home Style Stealer: A Sleek Home Office With Pops Of Color!

One of our favorite pastimes is drooling over what we call "interior design porn," fantasizing about the day in which we, too, will have, say, a sunroom in our massive palatial estate. Until then, however, we aspire to spruce up the homes we've got, which is why all this week, we'll be showing you how…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 20, 2011

Frame Your Favorite Book

Some books mean so much to us -- and have such pretty covers -- that we want to draw more attention to them beyond just lining them up on a book shelf. This clever book picture frame as both a way to store your favorite tomes and display them as wall art. And wouldn't the…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 20, 2011