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12 Under-$10 IKEA Products That Probably Cost Less Than Your Latte

All the summer hits.

Decorating Your First Apartment? Here’s What’s Actually Worth the Splurge

According to Domino readers.

Is Scandinavian Style the New Mid-Century Modern?

The new Nordic.

Sponsored By Walmart

9 Household Essentials You Would Never Think to Buy at IKEA

It really does have everything.

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Chip and Jo’s New Target Collection Has the Best Retro Vibes

Analog is in.

The 7 Target Items Interior Designers Are Currently Obsessing Over

Psst: They love Opalhouse.

Yes, Rental Furniture Is a Thing, But Should You Try It?

These are the companies doing it right.

Use the Last Day of Wayfair’s 72-Hour Flash Sale to Overhaul Your Storage

Our favorite finds are half off.

5 Things That Will Totally Sell Out in Anthro’s Home Sale

So you better act fast.

IKEA’s Biggest Sale of the Year Is Almost Here

Here is what’s on our wish list.

How 11 Designers Would Spend $100 at IKEA

Living large with *way* less.

We’ll Admit It: We Want UO’s Dorm Collection for Our Postgrad Homes

6 finds in our cart.

3 Pieces Celebrity Stylist Kate Martindale Says It’s Okay to Buy at Target

She told Lauren Conrad all her secrets.

3 Seriously Genius Whole Foods Shopping Tips We Found on Reddit

Whole paycheck, no more.

The Only Memorial Day Weekend Home Sales Worth Shopping

Treat yourself.

This Month’s Best IKEA Find Only Costs $3.99

Hurry: It’s a limited-edition.

We Combed Through 1,063 Products in Nordstrom’s Half-Yearly Sale to Find the 7 Best

Happy deal-hunting.

11 Craigslist Shopping Tips So Good, We Almost Didn’t Share Them

Go forth and thrift.

Thinking of Moving? It Turns Out That People in These Cities Pay Off Their Student Loans the Fastest

So you can get on with life already.

1 in 5 Millennials Still Live With Mom—and Not Because They’re Buying Too Much Avocado Toast

Time to move on (and out).

Hold Up, Is Owning a Home Really a Lot Simpler Than Renting?

That’s how 67% of people feel.

9 Under-$30 IKEA Buys That’ll Make Your Apartment So Fresh and So Clean

Our frakta bags are full.

The 8 Best Home Sales This Weekend, and What We’d Buy From Each


11 Essential Stores Designers Swear By for Affordable Decor

High-low… without the high.

Psst: The Best Under-$100 Goods at New York’s Buzziest Design Fair

Yes, you can take them home on the spot.

12 IKEA Accessories That’ll Make Your Kitchen Feel So Fresh and So Clean

Bonus: They’re all under $20.

Curveball: Real Estate Agents Call This the “Ideal” Apartment Layout

No, it's not open-concept.

Designers Love Etsy as Much as You—These Are Their All-Time Favorite Shops

Bookmark these 12 vendors, stat.

Apparently, People Love This National Grocer Just as Much as Trader Joe’s

And for a good reason too.

The Secret to Affordable Custom Decor

Textile lovers, listen up.

Sponsored By calico corners

Chip and Jo’s Latest Target Collection Is Full of Genius Mother’s Day Gifts

All under $20.

Hold On, How Much of Your Security Deposit Is Your Landlord Likely to Keep?

A new survey reveals all.

The One Item Interior Designers Are Buying at IKEA Right Now

Their shopping list is gold.

PSA: This Instagram-Famous Urban Outfitters Sofa Is Currently Half-Off

Run, don’t walk.

6 Items You’d Never Expect to Be Hiding Out in Anthro’s Half-Off Home Sale

Classified information.

Don’t Freak Out: This Is What It Actually Costs to Sell a Home

Here’s how to skirt the hidden costs.

The One Item Interior Designers Always Buy at HomeGoods

No, it’s not a spiralizer.

Living at Home With Your Parents Isn’t Just Acceptable in These Cities—It’s the Norm

Family game night, anyone?

This Easy New Service Will Help You Sell Your Home Way Faster

Bonus: It’s free.

It Turns Out, This Is the Best Time to List Your Home

Get the biggest bang for your buck.

This New Site Offers Framed, Limited-Run Artworks—All Under $200

Introducing, Andy Blank.

Drew Barrymore’s First-Ever Home Collection Is an Ode to Free Spirits

4 looks we’re loving from her Walmart line.

Sarah Sherman Samuel, Nate Berkus, and More Share Their First Apartment Mistakes

They have horror stories too.

99% of People Say This Is the First Thing They Look for in a Roommate

Do you agree?

Emily Henderson’s 5 Spring Finds All Have One Thing in Common

The perfect formula for a seasonal refresh.

The Best Budget Decor Steal in Jeremiah Brent’s Home

Hint: It’s for his crystal collection.

This NYC Neighborhood Was Just Named America’s 5th Richest Zip Code

Plus, how to visit it on a budget.

Target’s End-of-Winter Furniture Sale Is Here—Shop Our 7-Piece Edit

Our favorite finds.

The #1 Home Buying Mistake Millennials Make (Almost) Every Time

Buyer’s remorse begone.