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Midcentury Modern Style 101

Boasting sleek lines, geometric shapes, bold colors and innovative materials, midcentury modern is a boomerang design style that's here to stay.

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Tour This Curious Content Creator's Los Angeles Lair With Horror Movie Flair 36 Photos

For many, autumn marks the official season for cozy blankets, sweet treats and spine-chilling movie streaming. But for Nikk Alcara …

Connecticut Guest House With Contemporary Architecture and Bold Midcentury Style 10 Photos

This poolside beauty serves as the new-build offshoot of an iconic, Bimel Kehm-designed main house in New Canaan, CT. With parking …

Midcentury Modern Home Reimagined to Include Custom Touches & Color Throughout 17 Photos

This neutral condo needed a new look, from the exterior to the interior. Now the space is decked in midcentury, minimalist design …

Tour a Kitchen With Midcentury Modern Flair Aug 8, 2022

An Arvada, CO, couple turned their home’s ho-hum kitchen into a total midcentury stunner.

Eclectic Midcentury Home With Graphic Geometric Patterns 10 Photos

Whimsical choices and confident primary colors turn every room of this family headquarters into a playroom. Did we mention the din …

Midcentury Modern Kitchen With Glamorous, Geometric Backsplash 10 Photos

With a stunning vaulted ceiling, a dramatic trio of oversized globe pendants, floating shelves and an artistic array of tiles, thi …

Pro Tips for Incorporating Antiques Into Any Space 29 Photos

By: Lauren Oster, Jennifer O'Neil and Kitty O'Neil

Think of these vintage vignettes as timeless inspiration for your home. From handed-down heirlooms to fantastic flea market finds, …

20 Iconic Kitchen Design Styles to Suit All Tastes 21 Photos

Whether your tastes run more toward traditional or you have a hankerin' for some Southwestern spice, follow these crowd-pleasing s …

Midcentury Modern North Carolina Cabin Nested in the Woods 19 Photos

Surrounded by nature, this cabin is tucked away in the North Carolina forest and features midcentury style inside and out.

This House Is the Ultimate Getaway 9 Photos

Dip into the laid-back vibes at this Palm Springs, CA, retreat.

Tour a California Home in All its Midcentury Modern Glory 8 Photos

This couple scored a late ’50s stunner built by Joseph Eichler — which makes this house kind of famous!

Top 15 Design Styles for Your Ultimate Bathroom Retreat 16 Photos

Your own little escape from the world, the bathroom is a great place to showcase your uniquely personal style. From the fixtures t …

The Best Eames Chair Dupes for Every Budget Mar 30, 2022

Get the iconic lounge and ottoman design for a fraction of the cost with these top-rated lookalikes.

Tour a Midcentury Modern Collector's Atlanta Home Loaded With Crazy Color 19 Photos

Local celebrity and bar owner Grant Henry incorporates strong geometric shapes and bold colors into his stylish Atlanta home.

How to Paint a Block Pattern on a Midcentury-Mod Credenza Jan 14, 2022

By: Samantha Pattillo

See how an old beat-up dresser was refinished with a combination of paint and stain to create a bold, one-of-a-kind design.

Home Town: First Time's the Charm 52 Photos

Ben and Erin Napier help out Laurel native and friend Jemarcus Ross with the purchase and renovation of his first house — fashioni …

Sweet Midcentury Modern Primary Suite 6 Photos

From a forest green paneled accent wall to a built-in sauna, this midcentury modern suite will have you living the sweet life.

Trending Now: Eero Saarinen’s Womb Chair Oct 5, 2021

Inspired by a request for a cozy seat that felt “like a basket full of pillows,” this iconic, all-enveloping piece has been a styl …

This Tiny Washington, DC Bungalow Has Big, Bold Style 12 Photos

At just 500 square feet, this adorable bungalow blends houseplants, midcentury modern finds and a DIY project or two.

Tiny Cabin With Colorful, Midcentury Style 10 Photos

Colorful tile, patterned wallpaper and a midcentury design brings chic style to this tiny cabin. With an expansive porch and large …

Luxe Midcentury Modern Apartment With Sweeping City Views 18 Photos

Apartment living just got a lot more luxurious thanks to this Manhattan space that's brimming with striking patterns and bold desi …

20 Things Every Wes Anderson Fan Needs, Straight From the Silver Screen Aug 9, 2021

Yes, pink princess phones and matching tracksuits are necessities, thank you very much.

An Interior Designer Turns a Historic Tudor Into a Bright, Kid-Friendly Space 20 Photos

Courtney Sempliner transformed a century-old Long Island cottage into a romantic, stylish and practical home for her young family. …

Midcentury Modern Style 101 Jan 12, 2022

Boasting sleek lines, geometric shapes, bold colors and innovative materials, midcentury modern is a boomerang design style that's …

Texas Tiki Meets Wes Anderson in Mid-century Millennial's Austin Home 30 Photos

When the pandemic landed Megan Housekeeper in her Austin, Texas, home full-time, she launched her social media persona Mid-century …

Bold, Midcentury-Inspired Los Angeles Chef's Kitchen 26 Photos

This West Coast wonder is all about drama. Deep black cabinets create high contrast with the gleaming blue-grey subway tile and br …

Tour a Stationery Designer's Sexy Palm Springs Home 38 Photos

Tucked beneath the mountains of Palm Springs is Knife/House — a glam getaway designed and renovated by the Girl W/ Knife herself, …

Trending Now: The Wassily Chair Apr 29, 2021

What do you get when you cross a traditional club chair and a brand-new bicycle? One of the most iconic pieces in modern history.

Trending Now: Arne Jacobsen’s Egg Chair Apr 27, 2021

Conceived as seating for the jet set in an iconic Copenhagen hotel, this curvaceous Danish modern beauty is a midcentury (and much …

Tour a California-Cool Dutch Colonial With Mid-Century Style 8 Photos

This Berkeley, California, reno was over a decade in the making — and worth the wait. Take a tour with HGTV Magazine.

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