home decorating

10 Cute Aprons For Domestic Goddesses

Lady chefs and home goddesses alike, take note: your kitchen presence isn’t destined to be bland in white cotton. Style is putting a new spin on the antiquated apron, so…

Rachel Krause | November 2, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Why, Hello, Couch Of My Dreams

I hate to diss your grandma’s Afghan, but it ain’t got nothing on this “Moody Couch.” That’s what designer Emelie Ernesting called her bed-cum-blanket-napstravaganza piece of furniture which looks like…

Jessica Wakeman | October 10, 2011 - 3:20 pm

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…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 21, 2011 - 12:00 pm

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…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 20, 2011 - 3:00 pm

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

This Candle Holder Is For The Birds

There’s so many ways to decorate with tea lights — from floating them in a bowl of water to illuminating fancy schmancy candle holders from Crate + Barrel. We prefer…

Jessica Wakeman | June 9, 2011 - 12:40 pm

We All Scream For (Cold!) Ice Cream

Jamie Oliver might not approve of noshing ice cream straight from the pint. Then again, Aunt Flo never visits Jamie once a month, does she? With the summer months fast…

Jessica Wakeman | May 26, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Are You Guilty Of Housesnarking?

I’ll admit: I ended a friendship based on their comments about a chair cushion.

It was my housewarming party: 15 people swirling through my new apartment among perfectly-fluffed throw…

Stylelist Home | May 8, 2011 - 2:30 pm

A Stitch In Time

Feeling crafty but intimidated by Superglue (eek) or knitting needles (oh my)? Fret not, friends! Crafting 101 is as simple as picking up a needle and thread and embroidering a…

Jessica Wakeman | May 6, 2011 - 12:40 pm

How To Get Your Boyfriend To Give You Flowers

How do you get your boyfriend or hubby to buy you flowers? It’s easy. Just get yourself a gorgeous vase, like this geometric Carnaby vase by designer Jonathan Adler, and…

Jessica Wakeman | April 22, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Bowled Over By Your Generosity

Is your dishware looking worse for wear? Relegate those chipped IKEA bowls to feeding Fluffy her cat food and splurge on cute new dishware from Fish’s Eddy. These clementine-orange bowls…

Jessica Wakeman | April 14, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Nesting: I’m Back, Baby! Check Out How I’ve Decorated My New Bedroom

It took three months, 612 moving boxes (or thereabouts), and the very last smidgen of my sanity, but this weekend I moved out of my parents’ house (where I’d been

Jessica Wakeman | April 4, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Taste The Rainbow

Don’t you want to taste the rainbow? This set of three Crate & Barrel stoneware dishes in red, yellow and robin’s egg blue will be just the pop of color…

Jessica Wakeman | April 4, 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

How Moving (And Redecorating!) Changed My Life

It began, as so many great New York love stories do, with an ad on Craigslist. I wasn’t seeking a man, but an apartment, and this one sounded ideal: A…

Stylelist Home | March 27, 2011 - 5:00 pm

Risqué Business

The sexiest part of anyone’s boudoir is the bed, but all too many of us fall asleep each night on ratty and — and let’s face it — unwashed flannel…

Jessica Wakeman | March 17, 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

Nesting: How Do I Decorate A (Very) Small Bedroom?

Good news, critters! While living with my nearly-70-year-old parents in the ‘burbs has been a “Fox News”-laden blast for the past three months, it’s time for me to leave the…

Jessica Wakeman | March 8, 2011 - 6:00 pm

Decorate With A Woman’s Severed Head!

Straight from the Kanye West book of severed heads in home decorating, here’s a vintage ad for a “stuffed” woman’s head to mount on your wall. (Click here to see…

Jessica Wakeman | March 8, 2011 - 2:40 pm