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My Modsy Story: Designing a Cohesive Multifunctional Room

The Design Dilemma When couple Jeffrey and Geoffrey (we know—matching names—adorable) moved into their new house together, they were excited for the opportunity to decorate. But they weren’t totally sure how they’d design their home from scratch. The couple was particularly worried about creating a cohesive and functional design for their multifunctional living space, which […]

My Modsy Story: Creating a Grown-Up Kids Room in Time for the School Year

  Homeowner: Olympia A. Spaces: Kids Bedroom My Style: Contemporary Collector The Design Dilemma Olympia is many things—a busy consultant for nonprofits, a wine connoisseur, and a mother of three. But she’s not an interior design expert. However, as her sons Cash and Max entered middle school, she realized it was time to convert their small bedroom into […]

My Modsy Story: Transforming a Fixer-Upper into a Beautiful, Comforting Home 

The Design Dilemma Holly and her partner are busy young professionals and world travelers. They recently bought a home in South Lake Tahoe to serve as a home base where they could relax and recharge between work and travel. But the house itself was pretty dated and needed some love to become the space Holly […]

Simply Marble-ous: How Modsy Designer, Karina L, Decorates Her Home With Marble

In the past couple of years, it’s been all the rage to decorate your home with natural materials. They add so much organic texture, which is the design antidote to all the straight lines and manufactured materials that are often prevalent in modern homes. And this past year, especially, biophilic design—an approach that’s all about […]

Movements to Know: Chatting With a Design Historian About the Memphis Design Movement

When you think of interior and graphic design from the 1980s, what comes to mind? Geometric black and white patterns? Squiggly lines in primary colors? Zany patterns in loud color combos? While these design elements might just seem like part of the spirit of the decade, they’re actually all connected to a larger design movement. […]

Meet The Brand: Dash & Albert

Our digital catalog features an ever-growing roster of new Modsy brands, ranging from your favorite retailers to up-and-coming designers to brands that are hard to come by. In our Modsy Brand Spotlights, we’re constantly shining a spotlight on some of the stylish and affordable brands you find in your 3D designs. Next in our lineup: […]

How to Paint Rooms Like a Pro: 10 Do’s and Don’ts From Modsy’s Expert Designers

Painting your walls can be pretty intimidating. It’s not a home update that’s permanent—but the time and financial investment definitely raise the stakes. So, choosing a paint color is not something many people take lightly! And beyond paint color, there’s a whole slew of other decisions to make and tasks to tackle. What sheen do […]