What are your favorite books for home decor? What’s your favorite decorating style — and do you have any favorite brands or designers you follow?
Here’s a question that I ponder from time to time: What are the best faux flowers for home and office? Real flowers are lovely, of course, but they require a bit of care — you have to cut them and arrange them and refresh the water and then trash them and wash the relatively gross … Read More about Coffee Break: Faux Calla Lily
Which are some of your favorite stores for lighting fixtures? Where would you look first if you needed something major, like a dining room chandelier? Where will you NOT buy lighting fixtures?
Where is your furniture from, and do you recommend? What do you think are the best places to buy furniture?
Readers, how do you feel about your home decor — does the vibe match what you want to feel when you come home from a long day at the office? What are your best tips on how to decorate your home if you work all the time? Did you decorate your home yourself, or did … Read More about How to Decorate Your Home If You Work All the Time
2021 Update: We still think this was a really fun discussion on when to buy grown-up furniture — but you may want to check out our more recent discussion of the best places to buy furniture (with TONS of reader comments and reviews). There was a fun discussion a while ago in the comments section … Read More about The Next Step: Furniture
Update: We still stand by this advice on how to decorate your first real apartment — links have also been updated below. Reader R wonders about how to decorate her first apartment after grad school… I’m about to graduate law school and will be moving into my first “grown up” apartment soon. I’ve never really had … Read More about How to Decorate Your First Real Apartment