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Ditch the coffee table. Just get rid of it. This may sound aggressive, but many of us just don't have the setup for a massive rectangle dead center in our living rooms. If you've managed to get one to fit, it's probably crowding all the furniture and upsetting the room's feng shui. Or, upsetting your shins as you awkwardly try to walk in the thin canal between the table's protruding corners and your couch.
But, you still need a place to set down this month's Vogue or a gimlet. Just a few inches of surface. We scoured Instagram for striking options to replace the traditional boring blocks — from a blue velvet bench to a rainbow-quilted pouf — for those less-than-palatial living rooms. Consider this just one more reason to think outside the box.
When someone from the event-design world gets married, we pour ourselves a fancy cocktail and prepare to have a little swooning session while going through every image and detail. Of course, when the photos are by Jose Villa and the wedding is Cortnie's — she's the talented planner and stylist behind Canvas and read
Lingerie doesn’t start and stop with bras and panties, despite what the contents of your underwear drawer may suggest. Since yours is probably already stocked to the brim with everyday basics, it's time to add diversity to your selection with eight extra-sexy essentials — like bodysuits, window briefs, and suspender read