Being a homeowner can be exhausting for many reasons, one of the main being regular maintenance. If, like most people, you have kids, jobs, social activities, family obligations, etc., it can be hard to make sure your home gets the attention it needs.
Winter is on the way out, which means scarves are on sale everywhere! Turn them into a picnic blanket, add a couple of belts to the mix, and you're set for all the spring/summer outings you'll be having!
Retrofit Home played a role in helping me build a new life for myself, and close to ten years after first walking through their doors it's still one of my favorite Seattle shops for furniture, home goods, quirky cards, and art books.
Grammy award-winning producer Ryan Lewis, one half of the dynamic duo that makes up 'Macklemore and Ryan Lewis', just purchased a $3.3 million home in the Magnolia neighborhood of Seattle.
MakrBox is a monthly sampling of 2-3 local, eco-friendly, and handmade items delivered directly to your door. Everything inside the box (a surprise each month!) has been handmade by your fellow Northwesterners.
This project is a simple urban scene created in a very classic crafting medium – cross stitch, and can be followed by someone who has never taken a needle to thread before.
What has three bedrooms, costs $2.88 million, and FLOATS? This house!
There are few places that I walk into and immediately wish that I could take everything home with me. Totokaelo in Capitol Hill is one of those shops.
A new study from HSH.com ranked the mortgage and home prices in 25 of the country’s largest metro areas to determine how much salary you need to earn to cover payments on an average house. From least to most, Seattle is #19 out of 25.
Beautiful belted mirrors and clocks have been floating around this newfangled world wide interweb for a while now, with plenty of DIYers making them for under $20.
I'm more of an iMac silver than a shiny gold, but I'm willing to experiment. Here are some Seattle sources for shine to brighten up your living space.
You're guaranteed to find something on this list for anyone in your friend or family group. Or, let's be honest, for yourself. We have a lot of talented people in this city, and thank goodness those people have Etsy shops!
Living in Santa Monica sparked my passion for modern design, and Todd Selby's live/work studio photography left me obsessed with the dwellings of creative types. When I had a chance to tour the real-life home and studio of Seattle-based Modern Conscience, to say I was thrilled would be an understatement.
What does an almost $11 million house in Seattle look like? We took a sneak peak into the lakeside six bed, seven bath property for sale on Laurelcrest Lane.
It's not a real holiday in Seattle unless there are AT LEAST six corresponding glassybaby colors associated with it. We can't decide what we like more: the actual candle holders, or seeing what their names are.
What does $18 million look like in this real estate market? Or if that's a little outside your wheelhouse, how about $9 million? Here's a look at the top 5 most expensive houses on the market in the Pacific Northwest, according to Zillow.
I have entire Pinterest boards devoted to color - but when I first met the 2014 Pantone Color of the Year, Radiant Orchid, I was stumped. What is someone who just isn't that into purple supposed to do?
I wish Oddfellows Cafe had been around when I lived in Capitol Hill. You can't beat the lovely light, huge windows, high ceilings, and warm wood tones for an early morning or late afternoon inspiration session. If I can't move in, I can at least bring some of it home with me.
2014 is looking like a big year for Seattle and we are only two months into the year! Show your neighborhood pride by making this neighborhood subway print throw pillow!
Make this modern garland with just a few simple materials. It is modern and neutral enough to keep up all year long!
Seattle has some of the best places for unearthing vintage treasures. You often have to dig through a lot of less-than-fabulous finds to get to something that's worth taking home, but occasionally you're rewarded big for your patience.
Over 850 people turned up for the Glassybaby Seconds Sale on Saturday, at the company's Madrona location. In the course of seven hours, more than 5,700 glassybaby were sold.
Most of us spend a lot of time in the kitchen. So, no surprise that it's one of the most frequently remodeled rooms in the house.
As it looks to expand beyond the email daily deals business, Groupon has purchased online "flash-sale" retailer ideeli for $43 million in cash.
Ever tried to play a tune by rubbing the rim of a crystal wine glass? One company has polished that idea so much that the phrase "crystal clear sound" will now have a different meaning.
A mattress can be one of the toughest purchases to make. So many choices. So many prices. And there always seems to be a blow out sale going on somewhere. Consumer Reports put two dozen mattresses through rigorous tests to help you find the right one.
Jim Wilcox, senior editor for electronics at Consumer Reports, says make sure the set is appropriate for the size of that room.