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.