Design Inspiration

Step inside chic and stylish homes and get ideas and advice for designing your own space.

image This Colorful Bowling Alley Puts All Others to Shame

You need to see the lanes up close.


image Why This Artist Made an Ikea Cuckoo Clock

There are also Starbucks, Prada, and McDonalds versions.





image Everything You See in This Pattern-Happy Office Has a Hidden Meaning

One man's overkill is another (wo)man's happy place.



image This "She Shed" Is Chicer Than Your House

Designer Cathy Kincaid devises a miniature retreat for a lucky client.


colorful living room with blue chair The Best Use for an Awkward Wall Niche + Other Design Problems, Solved

Jo Saltz talks problem-solving with five San Francisco designers.






large kitchen with blue cabinets and colorful accents  This Cheerful Renovation Features Smart, Wheelchair-Friendly Design Ideas

All the fun color in this home has a deeper purpose.



image Lanais Are The Key to an Endless Summer

Other than the Golden Girls' fave hangout?



image These Colorful Front Doors From Around The World Will Inspire You To Paint Your Own

And we rounded up color palettes to get you started!


image The Painted Picture Frame Wall Is The New Gallery Wall

And much easier, too!