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Hot Diggity Dog! These Cookout Themed Couches Are Summertime As Seating

by Tara Bellucci from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Aug 21, 2017 01:05 AM
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(Image credit: Studio Job + Seletti via Designboom) Is there anything more American than firing up the grill and tossing on a few brats and burgers to enjoy with with friends and family? Well, if that's your preferred way to spend summer afternoons, then we have good news: A new furniture collaboration celebrates the iconic foods of backyard grill masters everywhere. READ MORE »

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An Editor at Rue Magazine Shows Us Her Berkeley Apartment — House Tour

by Ana Kamin from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Aug 21, 2017 01:05 AM
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Name: Katherine McEachern , Ian Tse and Gracie (the dog) Location: Berkeley, California Size: 750 square feet Years lived in: 6 years, renting "As an editor at Rue , I'm constantly looking at inspiring spaces and filing away ideas. For me, personal style is an ever-evolving challenge," says Kat McEachern , the Lifestyle Editor for the stylish magazine. When you come across as many talented designers in your career as Kat does, it's not surprising they've all impacted her style. Or that her home is always changing. READ MORE »

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The Best Sources for Inexpensive Hardware to Revamp Your Cabinets and Furniture — Cheap Thrills

by Caroline Biggs from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Aug 21, 2017 01:05 AM
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When it comes to updating your old furniture, a little change goes a long way. Case in point: upgraded knobs and pulls. Even though most handles are well, hand-sized, these petite fixtures still manage to offer a ton of design potential no matter where you use them. Working with a colorless kitchen but can't afford to paint? Switch out all of your standard cabinet knobs with splashier ones and see what happens. Sick of looking at your dated bedroom dresser but desperate for the storage? Nothing a couple of cool new drawer pulls can't fix. Thankfully, the web is brimming with affordable and stylish hardware offerings; many of which cost less than ten bucks a pop. Read ahead for a few of our favorite places to score a fresh new set of knobs and pulls for your stuff, without breaking your bank account. READ MORE »

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This New Art Subscription Turns Your Walls Into a Gallery Exhibit

by Tara Bellucci from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Aug 21, 2017 01:05 AM
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Art can really personalize your space, but choosing it can be intimidating. Where to start? What do you like? Will you like it forever? If this sounds like you, there's a new subscription service that's got you (and your walls) covered. READ MORE »

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This May Be the Filthiest Thing in Your Home—And You Never Clean It

by Taryn Williford from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Aug 21, 2017 01:05 AM
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You wash your hands when you leave the restroom, and maybe even reach for a paper towel to open the door handle to keep bathroom germs off your hands. You wash your face with skincare products that cost more than the food you eat, and maybe even sleep on fresh pillowcases every night to keep spots off your face. But all of that is for naught—like going to the gym everyday on a diet of donuts—if you're not taking care of the filth on your cell phone. READ MORE »

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How To Use Picture Ledges in Every Room of the House

by Nancy Mitchell from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Aug 21, 2017 01:05 AM
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This post is dedicated to the versatility and utility of a decor item that doesn't often get top billing: the picture ledge. This diminutive cousin to the shelf is perfect for displaying photos in an unfussy, modern way, and it can do lots of other things too. Don't believe me? Check out this collection of ten ways to use picture ledges in every room of the house. READ MORE »

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A "Geometric and Glam"Living Room to Die For — Professional Project

by Apartment Therapy Submissions from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Aug 21, 2017 01:05 AM
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(Image credit: Karen Knox ) Project by: Karen Knox of Making Spaces Location: Harrogate, Yorkshire Karen's clients were ready and willing to do a full renovation of their Edwardian home but wanted to ease into the process with their living room, which only needed a cosmetic upgrade. After talking with her clients about how they saw themselves living in the space, and the type of design they're drawn to, she created this dark and layered space. READ MORE »

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An Eclectic Modern Mini 288 Square Foot Brooklyn Studio — Video House Tour

by Nancy Mitchell from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Aug 21, 2017 01:05 AM
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Name: Akhira N. Ismail Location: Fort Greene; Brooklyn, New York Size: 288 square feet Years lived in: 3 years Akhira is beautiful and brilliant and welcoming and warm, and her apartment is no different. With only 288 square feet and a modest budget, she's created a space so stylish and functional that when you see the photos, you may want to move in immediately. READ MORE »

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“Scientists” says there will be an eclipse. Why should we believe them?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 21, 2017 01:06 AM
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They are just in in for the money, right?

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A Magical Attic Apartment with a "Genie Bottle Bedroom" — House Tour

by Emma Fiala from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Aug 20, 2017 01:05 AM
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Name: Terra Zosel Location: Kenwood Neighborhood, Minneapolis, Minnesota Size: 800 square feet Years lived in: Rented 6 months The story of Terra's apartment is multi-fold. Her home occupies the attic of her grandparents' house where she lives as caretaker to her grandmother. Her grandparents purchased the home in the 1960s from a couple who relocated from Minneapolis to the significantly warmer state of Florida. Little information is known about those earlier owners or what the "genie bottle" room was used for, but Terra does know that it remained largely untouched from how the former resident — an artist — left it. Loading Email Sign-Up Form... If the form doesn't load, you can try our mailing list page instead. READ MORE »

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