This Company Converts Minivans Into Two-Person Campers Starting at $8,500

With more and more people committed to adopting a nomadic lifestyle, the case for making permanent living spaces out of campers continues to grow...

In Kansas, A Family Shows Appreciation for Unique Mid-Century Design

Mark and Becca Spears clearly remember the first time they came to look at their mid-century ranch house in Prairie Village, KS. With its steel...

A Dreamy Modern-Meets-Traditional Show Home in Calgary

SHOP THE LOOK: I’m sure we all know by now that I’m a sucker for detail, and there’s definitely no shortage of it in...

Top 20 DIY Projects of All Time: #19 DIY Large-Scale Frame

As we continue the Top 20 DIY Projects of All Time at Design*Sponge, we’re touching on some of my favorite projects. This oversized frame...

A Victorian House from the 1880s Is Now a Jewel-Toned Modern...

Name: Rachael Klieman, husband (Nisar), Dogs (Red & Otis) Location: Champaign, Illinois Size: 2,800 square feet Years lived in: 1.5 years, owned ...

That One Piece: My Army Shirt Sofa That Got Away

Illustration by Sally Nixon As part of our “let’s have fun!” initiative for our final year, Garrett suggested we all write about meaningful pieces that...

5 Ways to Appreciate Your Home Right Now, Flaws and All

There's no shortage of advice about how to improve your home. While there's nothing wrong with dreaming about your next house...

Q&A: Balancing Creative Work & Homeschooling with Painter Adrienne Brown David

For almost 15 years, the collective “we” at Design*Sponge have been getting peeks into studios from around the world — from painters to quilters...

7 Affordable Design Sources You Should Bookmark Now

The internet is a design lover's dream. Not only can you shop for home decor items from the privacy of your own...

Top 20 Home Tours of All Time: #19 Jodie’s Historic Brooklyn...

Today we’re continuing our Top 20 Home Tours of All Time with #19: Jodie Patterson’s beautiful Brooklyn home. I don’t know if I can say...

Top 20 Business Posts of All Time: #20 How to Say...

If you had asked me 15 years ago if a section of Design*Sponge about business would be where my greatest joy would come from,...

You Can Officially Book Your Ticket on the Adults-Only Virgin Voyages...

Richard Branson has officially ventured into a new field outside of cell phones and airplanes. Now Virgin is dabbling in cruise lines! The best...

Garrett’s New Home: Backstory & Bye, Bye Cherry Floors

In the summer of 2017, my boyfriend and I fell in love with a condo in the Edgewater neighborhood of Chicago, IL. The space...

You Can Vacation on a Private Tropical Island—for Free

If your tropical houseplants aren't warming you up enough this winter and you're pining for a full-blown paradise of your own, then you're...

Vietnamese Shaking Beef in Minutes + Giveaway

Award-winning cookbook author Andrea Nguyen is one of my favorite cookbook authors. Her books on Vietnamese cuisine are a joy to read and cook...

7 Rooms That Prove a Full Sized Sofa Isn't the Be-All,...

Alright—what I'm about to say here is going to be very controversial: A successfully decorated living room doesn't need a full-sized sofa....

Inspired by YOU: Send Us Your Home Photos Inspired by DS...

One of the the first things our team talked about when we discussed posts for our final year of Design*Sponge was celebrating this incredible...

6 IKEA Hacks for the Most Disorganized Among Us

You've watched every episode of Marie Kondo's Netflix show, said goodbye to anything that doesn't bring you joy, took a well-earned...

Top 20 Recipe Posts of All Time: #20 Matkonation’s Falafel

I had a BLAST going through the archives of Kristina’s recipe column here at Design*Sponge. Both because Kristina is my forever family and her...

Quick Design Tip: How High Do You Hang Art Above Furniture?

We recently covered how high you hang art on a wall without furniture beneath it (you can check that out here, if you missed...