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UPDATE: We're still poring over this impressive collection of home tips. Use the rest of the weekend to get crafty! This article was originally published on Jun 17 2013.
Decorating in New York is quite the feat. On top of dealing with crazy layouts (hello, showers in the kitchen), furnishing a minuscule space can be utterly confusing. What pieces will really showcase your aesthetic? That's where the Hovey sisters, Hollister and Porter, come in. Fresh off publishing their book
Heirloom Modern, which highlights heritage-style interiors, the design-duo gave us the inside scoop on nesting and how to make your pad feel truly, well, you. Click on for their amazing decor tips and you'll be investing in that gorgeous sofa faster than you can say, "Home, sweet home."
Photographed by Alice Gao
Santa Claus/Saint Nicholas/Father Christmas/Kris Kringle — whatever you call him, he's coming to town. He's making a list and checking it twice. He's already found out if you've been naughty or nice.
You better watch out, though. Some Santas aren't all about that holly jolly. Hollywood has given us plenty of Kris read
While you may have every intention of showing up to your holiday parties this weekend in open-toe sandals or pumps, the weather can make big snow boots seem way more appealing. Too bad those clunksters just won't cut it with your festive look (unless your outfit of choice involves snowboarding pants; we won't judge). read