Even though the groundhog saw his shadow, homeowners and renters alike are prepping for spring. With that, the focus on designing and/or refreshing outdoor spaces is top of mind. One of the biggest themes we’re seeing this year is the use of outdoor rugs. Rugs are being used in the same way they are used indoors –– to finish spaces, establish zones and provide spacial depth. Here are seven spaces that strategically utilized rugs complete beautiful outdoor environments.
Instagram: Simple, fast and fun. Here’s how to make videos for Instagram using its features and some amazing free or low-cost mobile apps
Modern maker and designer Jeran McConnel believes that simplicity is key in creating small spaces that carry big impact; she applied that philosophy to her latest renovation to achieve these beautiful results.
How to Choose Your Nomad Type
This week we launched the PSFK exploration of the digital nomad class. It is a fantastic read that looks at benefits of remote working, the behavior driving it and the opportunities shifts in work are starting to provide. But as I read it, I felt it missed some critical information on van lifers and those taking a more analog approach to transient living. So here is a crash course in how to become a mobile digital nomad. Continue Reading
Understand the new features Pinterest offers that all retailers should and will be using this year.
In 2015, I created The Ultimate Guide to Pinterest and Instagram Advertising for NY NOW, a simple white paper designed to help upscale interiors, gift and home decor brand navigate the world of paid social advertising. Since that guide’s original launch, Instagram has grown in many ways; the number of Instagram users has grown by nearly 100 million and the platform rolled out many new features that can help retailers continue their paid and earned marketing successes. Continue Reading
Everything But The House’s online estate and antiques auction business is thriving –– with no help from Amazon, eBay or Etsy Continue Reading