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You know that moody-feminine-quirky mix that's, well, everywhere? That was definitely influenced by designer extraordinaire Abigail Ahern. When she's not designing her cleverly chic products, collaborating with international brands, and serving as style ambassador to notable publications, she'll be bringing massive doses of her cool-girl style, glamorous aesthetic, and English wit to R29.
One of the questions I get asked all the time is: "How can I make my space look and feel rich without hiring a world-class decorator or busting the bank account on big spends?" Well, it's easier than you might think! All it takes is a little creativity.
For instance, you might find me at the local art-supply store buying super-sized canvases to paint a solid hue à la Rothko, or scouring Craigslist or eBay for cool, vintage finds. The trick is to experiment and have fun. Keep your rent check intact and click ahead for my money-saving, space-sprucing tips.
almost spring, it's still freezing,
and everything's horrible. Well, not really — but maybe more than ever this year,
March's planets are calling for some rest and relaxation before we
kick into high gear for spring. What better way is there to heed their call than by
curling up with a good book? Here's
Take a second and imagine how awesome a Keith Haring robot would look over your couch, or a playful Curtis Kulig pillow thrown on your bed. Even just one piece of contemporary art can change your apartment's vibe in seconds, and finally, with the accessibility of online shops like Art Markit, you don't have to spend a read