House Crush

Affordable art for the quirky color lover

Meet Jane. Jane is an editorial assistant at Sunset, always has a great outfit on, always has an even greater necklace on, and is loads of fun. Meet Jane’s newest purchase for her home, The Agnes (faux) Stag Deer Head. 

One piece of furniture everyone should own

I’m currently on the hunt for a round library table and it reminded me of a conversation I had with furniture designer Cisco Pineda a few months ago. See what his one piece is and get a few more tips from the guy who brought us eco-sensitive sofas.

Renters: behold your security system

Hey, even those of us who don’t own a home we can put nails in still want to make sure everything’s going OK. Enter the Canary. Like many devices, it captures live video of your home from its wide-angle lens. But unlike most others, there are no wall-damaging sensors to install. You simply place the 6-inch by 3-inch cylinder in a […]

Room We Love: A Kids’ Room with a Painting Trick

In a room with zero architectural features, try this trick: Paint a color two-thirds up the wall, and the top one-third white. (Strong colors could make ceilings seem lower, so we favor neutrals for this.) The color becomes a frame for furniture and a no-fail hanging guide for art.