How to Let Go of Unwanted Books and Magazines (7 photos)

Don O’Brien photographed this for the Worthington (Ohio) High School yearbook, in 1942. 5. Yearbooks and Photo Albums My husband recently inherited a large box of photo albums and old photos from his grandmother. They were pictures of long-deceased relatives that his grandmother had lovingly kept. He felt guilty about tossing them, so he sent […]
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7 Dining Spaces Where Wallpaper Makes the Room (8 photos)

2. Chinoiserie Chic Chinoiserie style originated in the 17th and 18th century as a romanticized European interpretation of the Chinese aesthetic. In wallpaper, lush chinoiserie images can be very colorful or have a subtle palette. Either way, they make an elegant impact. Why it works: In this beautiful dining room by Patrick Ahearn Architect, the […]
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The Latest Looks in Tile, Stone and Flooring (19 photos)

Photo from Daltile 5. Large-Format Everything Whether it’s tile size or wood-plank width and length, bigger is becoming better, especially for flooring. “Twenty-four by 24 [inches] is now almost too small” for tiles, says Kyle Torosian of Bedrosians Tile and Stone. For wood flooring, plank width is growing, with 7½ inches being the sweet spot, […]
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10 Small-But-Mighty Laundry Stations for an Easier Washday (10 photos)

6. Craft Room Combo A counter placed atop the washer and dryer can make a standing-height surface that works for more than folding clothes. Positioned in a craft corner, this laundry setup from California Closets of Tennessee provides room for folding when needed but also can be used to spread out big projects. Tip: If […]
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Tile and Flooring Trends at International Surface Event 2019 (19 photos)

Photo from Daltile 5. Large-Format Everything Whether it’s tile size or wood-plank width and length, bigger is becoming better, especially for flooring. “Twenty-four by 24 [inches] is now almost too small” for tiles, says Kyle Torosian of Bedrosians Tile and Stone. For wood flooring, plank width is growing, with 7½ inches being the sweet spot, […]
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