more about: home design

How to design a family photo wall

In the digital photo age, not only do most of us have cameras on us at all times, but we have printers that can turn them from pixels into paper. There’s been no formal study I can find, but it only stands to reason that people have more photographs of friends and family in their possession now than at any […]

Links we love: Creative arts

From pink upholstery to palm tree wallpaper, here are some of our favorite new ways to decorate creatively this season:

This home takes pet-friendly design to a whole new level

We’ve admired Western homes’ pet-friendly decorating and landscaping, but never before have we encountered a home that was so carefully redesigned to meet its feline residents’ needs. Intricate catwalks and arches, clever scratching posts, and more purr-fect details make this California house a paradise to the 15 (yes, 15) rescue cats who dwell there. Nice find, Houzz TV!

Our favorite new design book (& Giveaway!)

One of our pet peeves when we’re considering homes for publication in the magazine is when an interior looks Decorated with a capital D–that is, like a pristine showcase for a designer rather than a place that looks lived in by actual people. That’s why we’re loving the new design book Sage Living (Chronicle Books; $30) by Anne Sage, the L.A.-based lifestyle blogger and co-founder of […]