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Monday April 21st, 2014

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Best of Hardware

One of the challenges of living in the same space for an extended period of time is that you stop actually seeing it. But sometimes all it takes is a few little changes to make your home feel fresh and updated. And hardware is one of those oft-overlooked home details that can make a huge…

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Monday April 14th, 2014

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Jewelry Designers at Home

Some of my favorite Sneak Peeks are the homes of jewelry designers. Whether it be a vintage sign, brass hardware or a piece of fine art, each designer’s unique eye for detail, color and texture is revealed through the pieces they display around their home. So today we decided to go through our archives of…

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Monday March 31st, 2014

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Sneak Peek: Best of Illustrators’ Homes

Peppered throughout the hundreds of Sneak Peeks we’ve shared with readers over the years are a multitude of “Best Of” round ups. Whether it be colors, patterns, objects or even dogs, we’ve parsed through the archives to identify and highlight the common threads. Today we decided to take it a step further and shift the…

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Monday July 22nd, 2013

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15 Ways to Use a Ladder at Home

Though they have a reputation for function, ladders can also be an unassuming yet striking focal point in a home. While combing through the Sneak Peek archives, I was surprised to see not only the multitude of ways people use ladders, but also that there were so many examples of ladders as decor, particularly in…

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Wednesday July 17th, 2013

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Sneak Peek Best of: Beach

This week my family is in Santa Cruz, California celebrating the first birthdays of my niece and nephew (born 24 hours apart to my two sisters – not planned!), as well as a big birthday for my mom. I spend most of my year in a Brooklyn apartment so it feels like true luxury to…

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Monday December 3rd, 2012

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Sneak Peek: Best of Family Heirlooms

If there is one thing we are passionate about here at Design*Sponge, it’s the value of personalizing one’s home through countless modes of creative expression. Perhaps one of the most personal ways to decorate a home, and quite possibly the most emblematic way of expressing who we are and where we come from, is by…

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Friday January 20th, 2012

Thursday July 22nd, 2010

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sneak peek: best of cats

sneak peek: best of cats

so monday went to the dogs, but today it’s all about the kitties! i’m a little prejudice here – i have two little beasties of my own (actually among all the design*sponge editors, there’s quite a number of kitties!) one of my favorite kitty characteristics is the way they’ll get comfortable anywhere but an actual…

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Monday July 19th, 2010

Tuesday June 29th, 2010