Name: Dan, Jill, Grey and Taavi Ritacco and their dog Apple Location: North Kingstown, Rhode Island Size: 1,200 square feet Years lived in: almost 3 years; owned Written in chalk above the bathroom door are the words, “Artistry + Function + Simplicity = This Home.” It’s a fitting mission statement for Jill and Dan Ritacco’s small Rhode Island cape, which was gutted and revitalized by the couple themselves.
Benches have to be the most versatile piece of furniture ever. Even in the tiniest apartment, there's room to move a bench around to the foot of the bed, along the entryway, or pulled up to a dining room table.
The main purpose of your smart phone is to keep you connected to people in your life — and who would you rather be connected with than your significant other?
Taipei, Taiwan was just named the World Design Capital for 2016 by the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design.
Gift Maker: Courtney Jentzen Inspired Gift: Hand-drawn wrapping paper and holiday cards Nikon Camera: The D610, the D800 and the COOLPIX A captured the brilliant designs and sweet whimsy of Courtney’s work and studio.
Sparkly, felted, or fuzzy, pom poms are having a moment. There are countless ways to use these bits and bobs to turn up the holiday cheer with a craft project, gift wrap, or decorating with pom poms.
Who doesn't like getting something delicious to eat as a gift? Edibles are the perfect gift for that hard-to-please person on your list.
You've probably heard it said that you should shut off your hose bibs for the winter season. When the weather dips below freezing, any unprotected water pipes, such as those leading to a hose bib, are susceptible to freezing.
My son has been obsessed with puzzles, mazes, strings - just about anything that most of us parents feel better about giving as a gift.
The news in London this Fall has been all about the launch of J.Crew, but for those who prefer to shop for their home rather than their closet, another exciting shop has come across the pond!
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Maker: Kristie Skill Level: Easy Time Required: 2 hours for headphones Project Cost: $4, plus the cost of the cord READ MORE »
This week on Renovation Diary, Meg and Josh made big strides on their mudroom project, adding drywall AND new cork flooring.
Before & After: From Big, Brown Box to Pretty & Posh Before & After: IKEA Lack Coffee Table to Upholstered Ottoman Before & After: Don't Get Stumped by This DIY Cheap, Easy DIY Project: Stylish, Modern Bar Cart Hack for Under $40 READ MORE »
Today Maxwell and Betsy bring us a creative storage solution chock-full of sparkle, personality, and style.
All a little reader really needs is a book, but a soft place to curl up, a light and maybe even a bit of privacy doesn't hurt.
Whether someone is stopping by on short notice or you just can’t stand the mess yourself but are short on time, a speed cleaning session that focuses just on the more public rooms in your home (entry, living/dining, kitchen, bathroom) can be the perfect solution.
A gorgeous centerpiece can be the crown jewel on your holiday table... but it can also be one of the most challenging floral arrangements to create.
Do you love where you live? Even if you're pretty happy with your abode, you probably have, in the back of your mind, a little list of things that aren't quite right: photos that need to be hung, an old couch you want to replace, a corner of the tub that needs recaulking.