HGTV’s Leanne Ford Is Offering Design Advice on Cameo

Angela R. James

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to keep most of the country homebound, more and more people are looking to spruce up their spaces—and designers are coming up with creative solutions to help them. Last week, we wrote about designers launching new digital platforms to work with clients—now, one of our favorite designers has turned to an unexpected place to offer up design advice: Cameo, the celebrity video app.

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With a little help from Leanne Ford, your space could look like this! (The designer’s own living room).

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As its name suggests, Cameo offers fans the opportunity

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Everything You Need to Get Your Wardrobe in Order

Angela R. James

There are reams of closet organization ideas, hacks, and tricks bouncing around the internet these days. But most of them are either eye-rollingly twee—turn your folded t-shirt stacks sideways and you can see them all at once!—or require full-scale apartment renovations. (You know: just install some track lighting, build some shelves, open up the wall over there!) For the vast majority of us with neither the funds nor the freedom under a rental lease to hire an architect, there are some gentler and less costly ways to re-organize your closet and bedroom areas, even if you’re constrained by space.

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Havenly Interior Design Site Review

Angela R. James

It’s never easy deciding how to design a room in your home. There’s so much to consider, from settling on a budget to designating enough time in your already packed schedule to tackle the project from start to finish. While hiring an interior designer to handle the job in person is a luxury many are able to enjoy, others might find it more practical and cost-effective to rely on an online interior design service. One of the most popular (and budget-friendly) sites out there is Havenly. But before you sign up, here’s everything you need to know:

How Havenly

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4 Design Ideas to Steal From a Boutique Hotel That Expertly Balances Old and New

Angela R. James

It’s not every day that a designer gets the chance to work with a centuries-old abandoned structure and bring it back to life. But when the architecture firm of OHLAB was given the opportunity to transform a 500-year-old building into a boutique hotel in the historic center of Palma de Mallorca—the capital of the autonomous community of the Balearic Islands in Spain—they knew that they wanted to treat the sprawling property more like “the experience of visiting a house more than a hotel,” says the firm.

<div class="caption"> The bar combines a polished, mirrored ceiling with plush seating and dark-stained wood flooring. </div>

The bar combines a polished, mirrored ceiling with plush seating and dark-stained wood flooring.

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