Posts tagged "apartments"

Home Inspiration: Decorating Tiny Spaces

New York is known for its shoebox apartments, but since living here I’ve been lucky enough to wind up in housing with giant bedrooms more often than not. Of the many apartments I’ve inhabited…

Claire Hannum | April 14, 2015 - 5:00 pm

“The Worst Room” Chronicles The Crappiness Of NYC Apartment Shopping

Looking for a new apartment can be difficult anywhere, but in NYC it’s a bloodsport, and tales of shitty apartments are legendary.

Enter “The Worst Room,” a Tumblr…

Julie Gerstein | May 9, 2013 - 10:40 am

Show Us Your … Favorite Room!

Do you have a special room or space in your home or apartment that feels truly peaceful or makes you really happy? We want to see it! All next week…

Julie Gerstein | June 17, 2011 - 1:40 pm

A Look Into John Legend’s Apartment

John Legend recently opened up his Bowery home to New York magazine. He says he wanted a unique space with plenty of light, not a cookie-cutter box. While John’s 1,350…

Annika Harris | December 29, 2010 - 9:00 pm

Buy The Tiniest Apartment In The World … For Just $68,000

Do you have an extra $68,000 laying around and an unbridled sense of irony? Then why not purchase the smallest apartment in the world! No, surprisingly, it isn’t a bathtub…

Julie Gerstein | October 8, 2010 - 12:40 pm

You Can Live in Obama’s Old Apartment

Well, it certainly isn’t the White House, but this one-bedroom New York apartment might be the closest any of us get to shacking up with Barack Obama. The Upper West…

Kelli Bender | June 9, 2010 - 7:20 pm

How To Deal When Roommates And Their Partners Stage A Home Invasion

Having a roommate can be a godsend if you want to live in an expensive city. But a roommate can also be a major annoyance in your life, especially if…

Lauren Gold | June 3, 2010 - 3:30 pm

Whitney Port’s Apartment Looks Like Home

It never fails to amuse us how celebrities think they can use Craigslist like everyone else, as if they’re normal people. Dream on. Sooner or later someone’s going to pick…

Leonora Epstein | May 25, 2010 - 12:20 pm

Fashionable Homes Right On Your Coffee Table

Thanks to The Selby, we’ve gone into the homes and apartments of fashion stars like Julia Restoin Roitfeld, Kim Hastreiter, and Aya Kanai. Now, we have a brand new book…

Bianca Posterli | February 20, 2010 - 6:00 pm

How Sexy Is Your Apartment?

Sure, lots of blogs are rounding up the sexiest stories, trends, and scandals of the year — including us — but when Apartment Therapy does it, it’s a little different.

Susannah Breslin | December 29, 2009 - 5:50 pm

Quick Pic: Let’s “Pop In” Jerry Seinfeld’s Apartment, Shall We?

The sort-of-not-really “Seinfeld” reunion (AKA the “Seinfeld” peeps got together to resurrect their old sets and yuk it up for “Curb Your Enthusiasm”) called for a few 2009 upgrades to…

Nina Carbone | September 18, 2009 - 5:45 pm

Five Insta-Upgrades To Prettify Any Rental

There’s no shame in renting. Owning a home is good and all, but it definitely comes with a certain amount of responsibility, financial and otherwise. While renters out there don’t…

Nina Carbone | August 16, 2009 - 8:00 pm

Behold! John Mayer Has A Surprisingly Grown-Up Abode

I never understood how John Mayer gets so many women: Jennifer Love Hewitt, Jessica Simpson, Minka Kelly, Jennifer Aniston. Then, the September issue of Elle Decor arrived in my mailbox…

Catherine Strawn | August 12, 2009 - 12:10 pm

“Dirtiest Apartment” Contest Makes Me Want To Jump Out A Window

Sometimes I get annoyed when my roommate doesn’t do the dishes. I get even more pissed when I lean over the sink to put on mascara and the entire front…

Nikki Dowling | July 23, 2009 - 2:40 pm

Genius Space Saver?: Full-Length Mirror/Ironing Board

My studio apartment isn’t exactly palatial, so I’ve had to do without certain things that people who live in larger places would never consider an extravagance, like an ironing board.

Catherine Strawn | July 16, 2009 - 2:40 pm

Peeping Tom: Peek Into Some Of The Smallest, Coolest Homes

It’s my favorite time of year again, and not because abundant sunshine and sandal-wearing weather is finally on the horizon, but because it’s the season for Apartment Therapy’s Smallest, Coolest

Wendy Atterberry | April 14, 2009 - 4:00 pm

Prep Your Place For A Sexy V-Day Visitor

Feminine touches make a house a home, but before you invite a man back to your place on Valentine’s Day, you’ve gotta make it dude-friendly. Think of it like baby-proofing…

Simcha | February 11, 2009 - 3:30 pm

Sex And The City: Even Carrie’s Apartment Grew Up

This is Carrie’s apartment during the SATC series. Really eclectic, a little messy. It looks like a real apartment. Okay, now check out her apartment — supposedly the same one…

Catherine Strawn | May 28, 2008 - 5:30 pm