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Rustic Living Room Design – 5 Ways to Try a Rustic Style in Your Home

Is your style rustic? Well, that depends on what you mean by rustic. Unlike Hollywood Glam or Mid-Century Modern, a rustic style can be one of the most difficult looks to define, as it means so many different things all at the same time. Need help bringing a rustic style to life in your home? […]

Designing a Rustic Bedroom? Start With These Tips!

Move over Mid-Century Modern, rustic is taking over as the trendiest style in your Pinterest feed. From the Fixer-Upper look, to Chris Loves Julia’s cozy minimal style, rustic interiors are truly having a moment. But how to bring the rustic look to life in your home can sometimes be a challenge. With so many rustic […]

My Modsy Story: When 3 Interior Designers Couldn’t Help, Here’s What Did

After working with 3 designers, Caren still didn’t have a plan for her open living/dining room. Here’s what happened when this skeptic turned to Modsy for help. The Backstory My family and I had recently moved into a new home. The new space was perfect, but our old furniture just didn’t fit right. I wanted […]

Surface Styling 101 – Tips for Decorating All the Surfaces in Your Home

Surface styling is key in creating a homey, lived-in look! From your coffee table to your nightstand, it’s those final touches that turn a room into an Instagram-worthy interior. But surprisingly enough, it’s these small decorative moments that can be the trickiest things to master. To help demystify the surface styling process, we’re cracking open […]

My Modsy Story: How I Helped My Daughter Design a Bedroom She Loves

When 9-year-old Lilly was ready for a big girl space, Amie knew she needed help bringing her daughter’s bedroom to life. See how she created the perfect space on the first try. The Backstory The perfect birthday present for a budding designer At the end of last year, I decided it was time to redesign […]

Everything You Need to Know About Shopping Through Modsy

If you’ve ever shopped for new furniture, you probably know that it isn’t exactly an easy task. There are so many things to consider, that you might end up feeling more overwhelmed than excited. But shopping for your home doesn’t have to be stressful. In fact, here at Modsy we make it our goal to […]

Make the Most out of Your Small Space: Ultimate TV Viewing Party Layout Guide

With game day and the Oscars just around the corner, you might be thinking about hosting a viewing party. A great viewing party (of any kind) requires a TV (duh), enough places to sit, a spread of delicious snacks, and great company. But what if you live in a small space? Finding a small living […]

1 Bookcase 3 Ways – Tips for Styling this Storage Essential

Picture this – you decide to design your living room and all your furniture has finally arrived. You get it set up just how you want it and are ready to congratulate yourself (or take a well-deserved nap on your new sofa), when you realize something is missing – all of your decor! From your […]

Here’s How 6 Disney Princesses Would Decorate Their Homes in 2019

Image Source: Disney Who doesn’t love a good Disney Princess post? From what they’d look like in 2019 to imagining them as elderly ladies, it’s fun to take our favorite characters and imagine their lives outside the movies we know so well. At Modsy, we love reimagining the interiors of iconic tv shows and movies, […]

Style Spotlight: 7 Ways to Nail the Discerning Collector Look

Are you team minimalist or team eclectic? When it comes to articulating your design style, most people can easily pick a side. But it’s not always so simple! Maybe you love the clean look of minimal interiors, but are also drawn to full, lived-in spaces with a worldly feel. Sound like you? If so, your […]

Storage Solutions – 7 Ways to Organize With Baskets

We are officially over halfway through the first month of 2019. Wow time flies! The new year is the perfect time to get organized and clear your home (and mind) of clutter. And there’s no better way to get your space organized than our favorite storage solution – baskets! These little cuties are not only stylish, […]

7 Tips for Designing a Mid-Century Modern Bedroom

Even if you’re not obsessed with Mid-Century Modern furniture, chances are you know what it is. A style popularized in the 1940s and 60s, the Mid-Century Modern design movement was born out of the romantic idea that “good design could change lives.” It was a style that was all about functionality, accessibility, and modern simplicity. […]

3 Ways to Hang Art Above Your Bed

When it comes to designing your home, the space most people look to first is the living room. No surprise there. Your living room is likely the space you spend the most time in – it’s where you host guests, hang out with your family, or curl up with a book or TV show at […]

Revisit Our Top 20 Most-Loved Interiors of 2018

Another year, another batch of beautiful homes sent into the world! To celebrate the end of 2018 we took a (virtual) walk down memory lane to revisit some of the spaces you loved most. From rustic living rooms to iconic tv show sets, here are 20 of our best interiors from 2018! Need help designing […]

Year in Review: Our 30 Best Home Design Ideas of 2018

Another year is almost up and here’s hoping we all have something to show for it. Maybe you finally broke a bad habit (binge watching hours of Netflix?) or started a good one (you’re never too old to start flossing!), or maybe you’re excited to start 2019 fresh with a new resolution to tackle. As […]

My Modsy Story: A New Marriage Deserves a New Design

Newlyweds Liza and Dave were ready to merge their styles into one new design, but they were nervous about making a big purchase that wouldn’t work out.   The Backstory After their marriage, these newlyweds were ready to embrace a mutual aesthetic Although my husband Dave and I just got married about a year ago, […]

Holiday Interiors Inspired by Your Favorite Christmas Movies

It’s that time of year again! The only month when it’s socially acceptable to binge watch all your favorite classic Christmas movies and play Mariah Carey’s “All I want for Christmas is You” on repeat. What more could you ask for? Well, turns out our designers wanted to take the holiday spirit a step further. […]

Designers’ Picks – Our 5 Favorite Rugs Under $500

Rugs are one of the most important elements in designing a room – they tie the space together, help reduce noise, and keep your feet cozy! But – spoiler alter – rugs can also be one of the most expensive items in your room (sometimes even more than a sofa). And if you’ve ever googled […]

Our Designers’ Best Interior Design Tips For Small Apartments

Trying to make a new apartment feel like home can be hard, especially when the space you have to work with is small. It doesn’t help that you (usually) can’t make permanent changes. And to top it off, your place might have strange dimensions or awkward features that you have no clue what to do […]

Welcoming Meredith Dunn as Modsy’s COO!

We’re thrilled to introduce Meredith Dunn as the newest member of our team and Modsy’s COO, aka Chief Operating Officer! A bonafide retail and e-commerce veteran, Meredith joins us from Stitch Fix, where she worked most recently as their Vice President of Styling and Client Experience. With her experience growing a vast network of remote expert stylists, […]