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Home Inspiration: Styled With Studs!

There’s something about studs that bring a wee bit of badass to whatever they adorn. While recently shopping around TJ Maxx for a loveseat, I stumbled upon some furniture and…

Katie Oldenburg | September 16, 2014 - 3:00 pm

Neighbors Mistake IKEA Furniture Assembly For Domestic Dispute, Call Police

The promise of IKEA is affordable furniture that looks expensive. But those of us who have been lured in by the dream of the sparking showroom know the truth: the…

Ami Angelowicz | November 12, 2013 - 12:40 pm

Totally Coveted: Tights, Tall Chests & Consort Skirts

This is Totally Coveted, our new whenever series documenting all the super ridiculous crap we want but (probably, most certainly) are too sensible to buy. Hey, a girl can dream —

Julie Gerstein | September 2, 2013 - 3:00 pm

New Life Goal: Take A Leisurely Nap At IKEA

If you’ve ever been to IKEA, you’ve probably wandered into one of the elaborately staged bedrooms or living rooms, plopped down on a bed or couch and pretended–if just for…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 13, 2012 - 9:20 am

Marni Designs Chairs, Employs Colombian Former Inmates To Produce Them

We have officially entered the realm of designer everything: Marni, the high-end Italian brand known for its offbeat prints and artsy-homely styling, has made their way into the furniture industry…

Rachel Krause | April 14, 2012 - 9:00 am

Do Not Want: Erotic Chair

We can thank designer Allen Jones for this, uh, interesting piece. Upon first glance, you might have mistook it for some sort of sex toy, but no, this is a…

Ami Angelowicz | January 13, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Home Style Inspiration: Southern California Cool

Spending last week in Los Angeles gave me a major case of real estate envy. Imagine having more than 400 square feet to decorate! Speaking of decorating, I was also…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 24, 2011 - 2:40 pm

Louis XV Style At A Pauper’s Price

Chances are, if you’re the kind of woman who kept every issue of Domino magazine, set Design*Sponge as her homepage, and has more than four pillows on her bed, you’ve…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 25, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Nesting: I’m Doing This Decorating Thing Backwards

Decorating my soon-to-be new bedroom in my new “single again!” apartment has been some of the most fun I’ve had in months. (Boy, have I needed it.) These days instead…

Jessica Wakeman | March 15, 2011 - 1:40 pm

I Wanna Grow Old With You … So We Can Use This Rocking Chair

The thought of being elderly and sitting on a porch watching the grass grow? Depressing. Rocking on a porch in a fun rocking chair for two? Adorable. [PSFK] …

Leonora Epstein | November 27, 2010 - 2:00 pm

It’s The Slanket Armchair, AKA The Slarmchair

The Snuggie armchair: it appears to be an actual thing. Or is it a Slanket armchair? The website that sells this atrocity is in French, so we will defer to…

Jessica Wakeman | October 12, 2010 - 6:45 pm

Like IKEA? Then You’ll Love …

IKEA has helped many young college students and families get their homes furnished on the cheap. It’s also helped us organize our offices, furnish our bedrooms, stock our kitchens and…

Stylelist Home | August 7, 2010 - 1:30 pm

Guess How Many Coke Bottles This Recycled Chair Is Made Of?

Check out this high-design chair, created in partnership with furniture design firm Emeco and Coca-Cola. The cute seat is made from recycled plastic Coke bottles! Care to guesstimate how many…

Leonora Epstein | May 11, 2010 - 1:10 pm

The Chairless Strap: The Chair That Wasn’t

Behold the Chairless, a seat strap designed to make you feel like you’re sitting in, um, a chair. The belt-like design is actually nothing new and originates from an Indian…

Leonora Epstein | April 29, 2010 - 3:10 pm

Have A Very Techy Breakfast

This laptop table tray by Zyane Tan combines two of our favorite activities: eating and computing. Now we might not feel like such slobs when we usually get crumbs all…

Leonora Epstein | March 9, 2010 - 8:45 pm

Acne Does Furniture

The Swedish creative agency Acne (you may already know them for their indie fashions and jeans) has unveiled its first furniture collection. Inspired by the company’s Swedish roots, they took…

Nina Carbone | February 23, 2010 - 12:40 pm

The Chocolate Bar Bed: Nasty Or Naughty?

Could you imagine getting it on in Iris Koser’s candy bar-inspired bed? Chocolate sex, anyone? [TrendHunter.com] …

Leonora Epstein | January 29, 2010 - 3:50 pm

In 2010, Bordello Chic Is The New Home Decor Trend

The LA Times takes a closer look at “bordello chic,” the latest trend in interior design that is sexing up businesses and nightclubs on the Left Coast. At club Voyeur,…

Susannah Breslin | January 5, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Have A Seat In My Hair Chair

Clearly, Dejana Kabiljo’s, er, hair chairs are not for those who are shy about home decor. The Croatian furniture designer lives in Vienna, where she runs Kabiljo Inc., and her…

Susannah Breslin | January 4, 2010 - 3:50 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
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