Your home decorating projects just got a lot easier! Whether you’re looking for the right vintage accessory, need help color matching your favorite throw pillow, or want to envision that piece of art on your wall, recent innovations in interior design websites and apps can help you do all this and more
Summertime is all about grilling, hanging out with friends and family, and enjoying time outdoors. One of our favorite things about summer is enjoying the warm weather out on a mini patio garden. We've noticed apartment patio and balcony gardens are trending now on Instagram. Whether it's growing vegetables for cooking or showing off colorful flowers in flower boxes, apartment dwellers are really getting into the gardening spirit! Get inspired by a few of these real apartment patios and balconies: [find-an-apartment]
As the days become shorter and nights grow longer, you may yearn for more sunshine in your apartment. Though you can’t control the weather, you can add happiness and warmth to your space by channeling all things feel-good and smile-inducing. Ward off Seasonal Affective Disorder before it begins by adding a few of the cheery objects or actions below into your home.
Moving into a new apartment or home can be both exciting and exhausting. New residents are able to explore local shops and gathering places or meet new neighbors that may become friends. [find-an-apartment] On the other hand, unpacking and arranging countless belongings is often one aspect of moving that many people dread. Do you still have boxes hiding in a closet or attic from your last move? Have you stored away old family photos, your college graduation cap and gown or a preserved wedding dress? Chances are, the items that you have deemed fit “for storage only” could serve as interesting conversation pieces that can help turn your house or apartment into a home!
Your apartment is an oasis where you can get away from the problems of the outside world. If you find yourself shouting, “Serenity, now!” as a mantra, you might want to add some calming elements to your apartment decor. [find-an-apartment] Follow these tips to decorate your apartment with serenity in mind.
Hear ye, hear ye: The Duke, Duchess and Prince of Cambridge – better known as Prince William, Kate Middleton and baby George – have moved into the newly renovated Apartment 1A at Kensington Palace. [find-an-apartment] Formerly occupied by Princess Margaret, the Queen’s sister, Apartment 1A is pretty impressive. We know, we know – you’re dying to see pictures, and so are we. Sadly for us, the royal couple has yet to allow photographers into their new home, but from what we hear, it has some notable features. Some of them include:
Summertime brings warm breezes, sunny skies, beach parties and barbecues. It’s a time to get out and enjoy the weather — so why not bring a bit of the outdoors in? [find-an-apartment] You don’t have to make over your entire apartment to enjoy a summery feel in your décor. Use these summer decorating tips to celebrate the season and enliven your space during the warm months. Brighten up Summer is all about color. Just look at what’s happening outside: bright buds are blooming, colorful birds are chirping, and the sky’s a crisp, clear blue. If you want your apartment to reflect a summer scene, move your decorating scheme towards a brighter palette.