Brilliant Rain Boots Roll Up Into a Tiny Portable Package

When you take rain boots – or wellintons, depending on where in the world you reside – with you, it has to be a very deliberate choice. They are big, bulky, and difficult to pack, so if you’re packing them to take on a trip, you’d better b…

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Alex Rodriguez Buys Meryl Streep’s L.A. Home

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It looks like Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez, who is suspended through this season, will be spending more time on the West Coast now that he’s purchased Meryl Streep’s four-bedroom, four-bathroom home in Hollywood Hills West fo…

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Cascading Staircase is Like an Indoor Frozen Waterfall

This cascading set of stairs in a Mumbai home is a perfectly executed example of architecture that mirrors nature. The wooden treads flow and curve to resemble a peaceful frozen waterfall.

Designed by Mexican studio Arquitectura en Movimiento, …

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10 Interior Design Lessons That Everyone Should Know

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We can all achieve a well-decorated space by following a few design tips. Image Source: James Rixner

Think of this as a little 101 in decorating. While we all cannot possess the eye for exquisite design and detail — we can dec…

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One Classic Color: 3 Genius Ways to Decorate

The indigo blues in this room were inspired by denim — the most American of fabrics — and how it fades and becomes even softer and more beautiful over time. There are many shades of blue here, but the interesting thing is how they all work togethe…

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Color Obsession of the Week: Saffron

This week’s finds:
1. Siena Tray by Artek, $29. Yellow Bahari Flat-Woven Wool Rug, starts at $50. Hadley Mustard Pillow, $33. Behr Paint in Desert Glow S-G-350. Pill Carafe, $48. jon…

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11 Design Problems SOLVED! in 2 Sentences Or Less

We won’t lie and say that the decorating conundrums that have been haunting you are easy to solve. But we can share the most boiled-down, easy-to-pass-on advice from our own Ask-A-Designer expert Scot Meacham Wood. Take a few minutes to read up on th…

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Sleek and Functional Two Bedroom Apartment Showcasing Family Scandinavian Design 

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When you think about Scandinavian apartment interior design, you might get a picture of a minimalist space where white and light play a huge role. This bright and cheery two bedroom apartment seen on HusmanHagberg enhances that id…

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Origami-Inspired Wardrobe Folds Flat for Easy Transport

Dutch designer Renate Nederpel‘s Pop-Up Linen wardrobe is reminiscent of a large piece of functional origami. Made of cotton fabric and wooden panels, the wardrobe is stable enough to use as intended on a daily basis, but simple and lightweight …

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Intriguing LASSO Lamp Showcasing A Powerful Minimalist Design

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Designed by Quentin de Coster Design Studio for French company Cinna, LASSO lamp pays tribute to minimalism and functionality. As its name suggests, this unconventional lighting unit resembles a lasso, but also a suspended torch: …

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