Posts tagged "decorating"

Celebrity Party Planner Mindy Weiss Gives Decorating Tips For 5 Types Of Get-Togethers

Looking to host a stylish, personalized and unforgettable party, but not sure how to swing it? Enter celebrity party planner, Mindy Weiss. Mindy and her team have created one-of-a-kind shindigs…

Katie Oldenburg | May 14, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Could You “Slow Decorate” Your Living Space?

You know those people who move into a new house or apartment, and seem perfectly happy to live out of boxes for, like, ever? Yeah, I’m not one of those…

Julie Gerstein | November 1, 2012 - 1:20 pm

Home Inspiration: Tangerine Dreams

Looking for a simple way to brighten up your living space? Try a pop of orange. This sunny color looks fabulous in any room of the house. Check out some…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 22, 2012 - 9:00 am

These Pillow Shams Are Just Dandy

It’s a bit of a girly cliche to have a ton of throw pillows everywhere, but let’s face it, they make your couch or bed look more cozily catalog-like. Plus,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 20, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Nesting: Bed Shopping Makes Me Want To Cry

Truth: I love me some shopping. But I’m the kinda girl who has always been on a Forever 21 budget. Thirty to fifty bucks here or there is typical; a…

Jessica Wakeman | March 28, 2011 - 1:40 pm

Don’t You Dare Decorate Alone

Home decorating is overwhelming, even for folks who aren’t colorblind. But housewares designer Jonathan Adler breaks it down for those of us with Kelly Wearstler dreams on an Ikea budget.

Jessica Wakeman | November 11, 2010 - 2:50 pm

Meet My New Roommates, Simon Doonan And Jonathan Adler!

Don’t be jealous or anything, but I’m totally moving in with style writer/creative director for Barney’s Simon Doonan and designer Jonathan Adler, into their New York City apartment. They don’t…

Jessica Wakeman | November 1, 2010 - 4:10 pm

Have Your Cake, But Don’t Make A Mess

We don’t normally entertain with doilies, because the parties we throw are usually the kind where the cops show up. But we can get behind these Have Your Cake Coasters…

Jessica Wakeman | September 17, 2010 - 1:50 pm

Extreme Makeover: Gaudy Homes Edition

Check out this home in Mexicali called the “casa de Louis Vuitton.” Anyone who stencils the bling-y logo on the outside of their home is either a genuine LV super-fan…

Jessica Wakeman | July 13, 2010 - 12:50 pm

A Victorian Cottage Creates A Retreat From Married Life

We’ve talked a little before about the idea of married couples maintaining a happy marriage by living separately — either part-time or full-time — but until I read this article

Wendy Atterberry | June 24, 2010 - 12:10 pm

Your Favorite Fashion Designers Show How They Decorate Their Homes

If you weren’t already jealous of designers’ aesthetic abilities when it comes to creating clothes, you’re certainly going to be envious of their interior design skills and massive pads. The…

Bianca Posterli | June 1, 2010 - 7:15 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

How To Clutter Your Digs And Stay Classy, Too

Stylist Masha Orlov is, for lack of a better word, cool. She tells the fashion folk at magazines like Purple and L’Officiel what’s up and her wardrobe makes us crazy…

Lily Q | May 1, 2010 - 6:00 pm

A Chandelier From Your Recycling Bin

Lonny, our favorite online home magazine, just put up its April/May issue, and it’s chock-full of fun stuff, from editor-in-chief Michelle Adams’s apartment (she has ostrich wallpaper!) to a chic…

Catherine Strawn | April 13, 2010 - 11:40 am

5 Ways To (Almost) Instantly Decorate Your Home

Even though I’m going on three years in my apartment, I wouldn’t say the place is “decorated,” so to speak. I have furniture (mostly hand-me-downs from my parents or pieces…

Catherine Strawn | March 17, 2010 - 7:00 pm

The “Full House” Home Is Way Nicer Now That The Tanners Don’t Live There

Not to ruin the small screen for you, but characters on TV don’t actually live in the houses shown on shows. No, those exteriors shots are of homes where real…

Catherine Strawn | January 14, 2010 - 4:20 pm

Create Art Out Of Annoying Cords And Cables

For the most part, we’re all about hiding the cords that keep our panoply of gadgets energized. But then we came across this photo showing a lamp with a fancifully…

Catherine Strawn | November 20, 2009 - 8:40 pm

Do You Decorate Your Home Like You Dress?

I’m a less-is-more kind of gal, usually. I barely wear makeup, I’m almost always without any sort of jewelry on and, when I’m shopping, I look for more basic pieces…

Nina Carbone | November 8, 2009 - 7:00 pm

How To Create A Visual Vignette To Bedazzle Your Home Decor

Sooo Christina Aguilera’s home was featured recently in InStyle. (Check out her massive shoe closet here.) What really struck me, though, was her love of vignettes, which she used to…

Annika Harris | November 4, 2009 - 9:00 pm

10 Easy Ways To Inject Color Into Your Home

Now that I know you’re with me on the prettiness—but lack of livability—of white interiors, I figured it was high time for a post on just how to surround yourself…

Nina Carbone | October 18, 2009 - 5:00 pm