Slivers of Space Storage
Think there's no way you can pack another inch of storage into your house? Think again and explore these overlooked spots that can provide a sliver of storage just where you need it. Plus, BHG contributor and Apartment Therapy founder Maxwell Ryan gives his tricks for carving out more storage from every room.
How to Build a Bookcase: Step-by-Step Woodworking Plans
In-the-wall bookcases are elegant, but they can be difficult and expensive to construct. We show you an easier way to create a classic piece for any space.
Justine & Angus Cook Up Some Style in Toronto
Name: Justine Fowler, Angus Bennett, and baby OscarLocation: Downtown Toronto, CanadaSize: Approximately 1200 square feetYears lived in: 2.5 years; Owned She’s a fashion professional and he’s a great chef. Together they own one of Toronto’s most popular (and delicious) restaurants. Is it any wonder that their home is also delectable? The stylish and creative pair renovated a 120-year-old downtown home, and the result is simply beautiful.
DIY: Build a Window Seat with Bookshelves - trulysavvy.net
You can also run a shelf over the top of the window from one bookcase to the other. This makes an excellent display area for collectibles, which gives a very “finished” feel to the design. Once the seat, bookshelves and frame are done, simply buy a foam cushion for the seat itself, cover it with the fabric of your choice and you’re done!
Mary Carol Garrity Spring Home Tour
After visiting Mary Carol Garrity's home last autumn, I knew I had to go back for her spring tour. Ready for some eye candy? Mary Carol is a gracious hostess, greeting everyone at the front door. I'm always too bashful to ask for a picture. In a time when chippy, distressed painted furniture is EVERYWHERE, I love that Mary Carol's style is traditional at heart (although I'm not really sold on that slipcovered chair). I love this little nook she carved out of the foyer. And if there is one…
Home tour eye candy, part 2
Hey hey all! How are ya? I’m back with the second part of the home-a-rama tour I visited last week. I showed you the first two homes (including my favorite) last Friday, and today I have three more. Sit down with some coffee cause there are a TON of photos! The third house was the most modern design of all of them and I actually quite liked it. It is a beautiful home: I knew the inside would match and I loved most of the interior design as well. The front living room had gorgeous wood beams…