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A Penchant for Pendant (Lamps): Home Decor & Design Under $250

A Penchant for Pendant (Lamps): Home Decor & Design Under $250

As any model knows, good lighting is key. And just as it does for glamazons on magazine covers, the right light can give your home an instant face lift too. Which is why changing up your lighting is a great, inexpensive way to spruce up your home. We’re loving pendant lamps this season, so we’ve […]

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The Lighting’s On the Wall(paper)

The Lighting's On the Wall(paper)

Imagine if your wallpaper was like a giant, touchscreen remote for your house: touch a flower here and, voila, your lamp is on; rub a petal there and, hark, the sweet sounds of your iPod begin to play. As crazy as it sounds, The Living Wall is just that. The “High-Low Tech Group” at MIT’s Media Lab, a group […]

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Home Decor & Design Under $250: Tea for Two, Towels for Tea

Home Decor & Design Under $250: Tea for Two, Towels for Tea

Whether you live for the stuff or can’t stand it, tea has at least brought us one item that is universally loved: the tea towel. If you think you don’t love the tea towel yet, just wait until the end of this post (as we attempt to convert you). (1) The tea towel is essentially the only […]

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Decal Wall Stickers: Decor Under $250

Decal Wall Stickers: Decor Under $250

If you’re not afraid to go outside the box with your walls, but don’t have the cash for a large-scale paint/wall-paper remodel, then this newest trend is for you. Decal Wall Stickers are an easy way to add some punch, pizazz, or even whimsy to your walls on the cheap. Here are our picks for […]

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This is Going to Get Trashy

This is Going to Get Trashy

If you’ve ever wanted to get down and dirty with Yoko Ono, now’s your chance. Well, not exactly, but you can make a great decor addition with custom designed trash cans by the likes of Ono, Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren and Tyra Banks’ favorite noted fashion photog, Nigel Barker, in your kitchen corner. Initiated by […]

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Curves In All the Right Places

Curves In All the Right Places

If you’ve ever lusted over the gilded chandeliers and lusciously plump arm chairs of a Louis XV boudoir, then (whether you knew it or not) you’ve fallen in love with a little style known as Rococo. Lucky for you, Design*Sponge has come up with a fascinating history lesson and guide to help you bring the sumptuousness of 18th […]

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Man Shops Globe, We Die of Jealousy

Man Shops Globe, We Die of Jealousy

Despite the fact that everyone and their cousin seem capable of having a reality show these days, we never thought that a retail store would make one – or that we’d actually want to watch it. Man Shops Globe, which airs on Wednesday night at 10pm on the Sundance Channel, follows the trials and tribulations […]

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Moss You Want On Your Walls

Moss You Want On Your Walls

While moss is generally not something you want to find creeping up your walls, a Japanese group of architects and designers known as Nendo Studio has found a way to make moss into a veritable work of art. The group, which draws inspiration from the natural occurrences of everyday life (in this case, the moss-ridden banks of a […]

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Interior Inspirations: Give Your Room a Theme Song

Interior Inspirations: Give Your Room a Theme Song

When Joy Thigpen, a stylist and photographer, got down to decorating her new home, she knew she wanted to create a space that was lighthearted, fun, and practically bursting with color. Then she found her muse. No, it wasn’t a pillow or a poster – it was a song. Feist’s quirky “Mushaboom” to be exact. We think that giving a room […]

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Imran Amed's Signature9

Imran Amed's Signature9
The Business of Fashion editor introduces us to his signature style items

Diane Pernet's Signature9

Diane Pernet's Signature9
Fashion blogger and film festival creator, Diane Pernet, shares nine of her favorite things

Video interview with Vogue Paris editor Carine Roitfeld

90 Seconds with Carine Roitfeld
In a Signature9 exclusive, we catch up with the Vogue Paris editor-in-chief