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Our Top 10 Instagram Posts as Interiors

Our Top 10 Instagram Posts as Interiors

One of the things I find most fascinating about trends these days is the way they seem to affect not just one creative community, but several. What’s popular in interiors often pops up in food (and vice versa) and what happens in fashion finds...
interior decoration - 2018-01-10 19:08:01
Best of 2017: Our Favorite Kitchens + Dining Rooms

Best of 2017: Our Favorite Kitchens + Dining Rooms

As the saying goes, the kitchen is the heart of the home. It’s where we prepare and nourish ourselves and our loved ones and it’s the place where so much of our time is spent, whether it’s talking over a cup of coffee or feeding...
interior decoration - 2017-12-28 19:08:01
Best of 2017: Dark and Moody Interiors

Best of 2017: Dark and Moody Interiors

If there was one home trend that seemed to loom larger than others this year, it was the move toward dark and moody interiors. From matte black rooms and navy blue walls to charcoal grays and all shades of dark green and peacock blue, home owners...
interior decoration - 2017-12-27 19:08:07


Best of 2017: Textiles and Rugs

Best of 2017: Textiles and Rugs

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interior decoration - 2017-12-27 19:08:07
Best of 2017: Business Advice + Empowerment

Best of 2017: Business Advice + Empowerment

2017 was a year of ups and downs, but through it all, our business and motivational contributors kept us going and holding our heads high. From posts about female-led studios to advice on starting a new career, these posts will give you the...
interior decoration - 2017-12-26 19:08:00
Best of 2017: Food (Let?s Eat!)

Best of 2017: Food (Let?s Eat!)

One of the greatest joys of working at Design*Sponge has been working alongside our food & drinks editor, Kristina Gill, for so many years. She has introduced us to such incredible cookbook authors, cooks, essayists and food makers and this year...
interior decoration - 2017-12-25 19:09:19
Giving Back Through Design: Anne Sage for Covenant House in Los Angeles

Giving Back Through Design: Anne Sage for Covenant House in Los Angeles

Design has the power to do so much more than decorate. Design, and the creative people and skills around it, have the power to solve problems, create helpful new products, and bring to life safe and welcoming spaces for those in need. Designer Anne...
interior decoration - 2017-12-13 19:07:03
A Designer?s Home In Berkeley, CA Is Warm and Inviting

A Designer?s Home In Berkeley, CA Is Warm and Inviting

I have a deep understanding for someone who is a planner. I get it, I really do. I have been a planner since I was a little girl, organized to a fault. Clara Jung of Banner Day Consulting is the same way. “I left my career as an attorney three...
interior decoration - 2017-12-12 19:06:40


Floral Portraits + Best of the Web

Floral Portraits + Best of the Web

All week I’ve been watching the last leaves fall in our yard. We had our first 20 degree morning and frost has set in, so I’ve been desperately seeking alternate sources of bright color and happiness online. Thankfully I stumbled onto...
interior decoration - 2017-12-08 19:04:41
2017 Gift Guide: Subscription Services & Audio Books

2017 Gift Guide: Subscription Services & Audio Books

When I was a kid, my grandparents always sent us a box of fruit from Harry & David. Sometimes it would be grapefruit, sometimes pears. It was always a highlight because I knew that it was selected with so much love. They knew just how much we...
interior decoration - 2017-12-07 19:04:39
DIY Josef Frank Inspired Menorah by David Stark

DIY Josef Frank Inspired Menorah by David Stark

Chanukah is most often a blue and white affair, sometimes with a little silver thrown in, sometimes a little gold. But in ruminating on the holiday, we couldn?t help but ask ourselves: ?Why does it need to be"? Now, we know that the bold,...
interior decoration - 2017-12-06 19:07:36
2017 Gift Guide: Charities & Causes

2017 Gift Guide: Charities & Causes

Every holiday, we find ourselves tracking down gift after gift for the people we love. It truly is the most generous time of year. While this generosity is bound to put a smile on the faces of those we love, what if we strove for more" What if...
interior decoration - 2017-12-05 19:06:46
2017 Gift Guide: Babies, Toddlers & Kids

2017 Gift Guide: Babies, Toddlers & Kids

My favorite part of the holiday season is experiencing it through the eyes of my children. So naturally, one of my favorite aspects of gift-giving is sourcing special gifts for them — and each year it’s a new adventure as I hunt down...
interior decoration - 2017-12-04 19:06:47


Floral Collages by Ben Giles + Best of the Web

Floral Collages by Ben Giles + Best of the Web

One of my favorite ways to discover new (to me) artists is to scroll through the archives of the Google Doodles page. So many amazing creatives have made original artwork, collages and animations for Google’s search home page. This week there...
interior decoration - 2017-12-01 19:07:40
2017 Gift Guide: Home & Kitchen

2017 Gift Guide: Home & Kitchen

Two of my favorite gifts to give are items for your kitchen and, in general, gifts for the home. I love to look for gifts that you might not be able to find anywhere else that could work in any space. I love the hunt of the find. I’ve rounded...
interior decoration - 2017-11-30 19:07:14
2017 Gift Guide: Supporting Designers + Makers Of Color

2017 Gift Guide: Supporting Designers + Makers Of Color

Today’s gift guide is all about items made by designers and makers of color. Some of these goods also support artisans overseas who create the products and help support fair trade. From skincare to home decor and reading materials, we’ve...
interior decoration - 2017-11-29 19:06:20
2017 Gift Guide: Trimming + Ornaments

2017 Gift Guide: Trimming + Ornaments

Decorating for the holidays is an instant pick-me-up during the sometimes overwhelming holiday season. My daughter, Viola, always inspires me to embrace an over-the-top visual celebration of the season — where anything and everything goes....
interior decoration - 2017-11-27 19:05:59
It?s That Friday. These 9 Pieces Worth A Look.

It?s That Friday. These 9 Pieces Worth A Look.

Yep, it’s that particular Friday. My radio is blasting holiday tunes and I made pumpkin maple muffins last night at 9:30 pm. If you’re even tempted to get your holiday on in terms of browsing or shopping today, we thought we’d...
general decoration - 2017-11-24 19:14:05
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