more about: color

Links we love: Genius small-space hacks

We’re digging these tricks for stretching your square footage: This Airstream renovation is like nothing you’ve seen before. How to maximize storage in a minimal kitchen. Savvy small-space solutions from a stylish one-bedroom apartment. A cool look for a small garden: concrete planters. 5 small-space strategies everyone should use (even if you have plenty of space). The only colors you should […]

A touch of whimsy

Channel your inner child with these flights of fancy for indoors and out.

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.

Links We Love: Just Crazy Enough to Work

This week we’re doing a hat-tip to ideas that make us shake our heads in disbelief. Impossible? Perhaps at first glance. Yet these surprising hacks demonstrate the power of ingenuity. Upcycling ideas that will blow your mind. (Like a votive made out of an orange peel—what?!) 10 happiness-inducing paint colors. Hint: It’s all about the pastels. 9 unusual cleaning tricks […]