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Fall 2018 Trendspotting – Home Decor Trends from the Las Vegas Market

Meet Alessandra Wood, the Director of Style at Modsy. With a PhD in Design History and an M.A. in the History of Decorative Arts and Design, she is a bona fide design expert in all things interior design. Fresh off a trip the the Las Vegas Market, we picked her brain on what’s sure to be […]

August Edition: 5 New Furniture Retailers You Can Try on in Modsy 3D

Imagine this: you’ve spent hours scouring Pinterest for living room inspiration and you finally find the perfect photo of your dream space, complete with a sofa or coffee table that you just can’t live without. But trying to actually find that sofa or coffee table in real life? Impossible. We know there’s nothing quite as […]

Introducing The Exclusive Chris Loves Julia x Modsy Collection!

Today marks a huge Modsy milestone – we’ve teamed up with one of our favorite design blogger duos of all time, Chris and Julia Marcum of Chris Loves Julia! We first partnered with Chris and Julia last year when we helped visualize their nursery on a tight deadline. Since then, the requests for similar nursery looks […]

My Modsy Story: How I Designed My First Home From Scratch – and Did It Right

When she moved from a small city apartment to a 3000 sq ft home, Nicole was ready for a grown-up living room. Here’s how she made it happen and made it look easy.   The Backstory Scrapping all the old furniture from their 650 sq. foot apartment and designing their grown-up living room from scratch […]

Modsy Style Glossary – What Your Modsy Style Says About You

hen it comes to designing your home, there are so many factors to think about. There’s your budget, layout, and functional needs for the space to consider, as well as the overall style you want to bring to life in your home. But it isn’t always easy putting pencil to paper and articulate your style. […]

Ala Amelie: How To Get The Look of her Eccentric Bedroom Interior

We love incorporating details from cinematic interiors into our own homes, and with the Oscars encroaching we’ve been thinking about some of our all-time favorites. At the top of the list is the French film, Amélie. Amélie Poulain, is a shy waitress at a cafe in Paris who delights in helping other people find happiness […]

Playing Favorites: What Modsy Designer Isabela’s Loving Now

Come peek behind-the-scenes in our ‘Playing Favorites’ series and meet some of the Modsy designers who help homeowners reimagine their spaces each month.   Modsy designer Isabela might just be one of the coolest girls in our style tribe. She’s never one for trends and has always has a unique take on design, be it […]

How Modsy’s CEO Turned Her Breakfast Nook into a Charming Nursery Design

In preparation for their first baby, Modsy CEO Shanna Tellerman and her husband, West, were in need of a nursery design. Like all expecting parents, they knew it would be a project that required time and attention. But, between life and busy work schedules, the project quickly began to feel overwhelming. Enter our Modsy design […]

Make It Multipurpose – 5 Ways to Work a Bench in Your Space

hen you think bench you probably imagine something in a park or what you pull up to the kids table during holidays. And while many people think of a bench as just a bench – an afterthought to other staples of home decor – with a few clever bench decor ideas, a bench can easily become […]

Layout Guide: 1 Narrow Living Room, 2 Perfectly Comfy Designs

In our Layout Guides series you’ll find layout ideas and solutions for rooms of all shapes and sizes. This week we take on the challenge of designing a narrow living room to work for lounging and entertaining. Narrow Living Room Layout Ideas The Space:  A 12’ x 24’ narrow living room that gets lots of light and […]

My Modsy Story: Making A Small Living Room Work For My Family Of Five

With a oddly shaped space, Christina craved a small living room layout that worked for her family of five. See how she found the perfect solution for her space.   The Backstory Living in a charming home where comfort and practicality are paramount We are a family of five and we’ve lived in our current home for […]

Yada Yada Yada – Reimagining the Seinfeld Apartment for 2018

Image Source NBC Time flies when you’re doing nothing, or watching a show about nothing as the case may be. On July 5th, a whopping twenty nine years ago, Seinfeld aired it’s premiere episode on NBC.  To celebrate the show’s anniversary, we turned our design team’s energy towards one of the show’s main hubs – […]

Moving Made Easy – 5 Home Design Tips to Simplify Your Summer Move

ou’re crazy excited to be moving, and crazy stressed out by just how much there is to do. Sound familiar? We’ve been there. In all the stress of relocating, it’s sometimes hard to remember that finding your new home can be fun and exciting. Cut down on stress and focus on having fun with these […]

5 Storage Ideas To Ready Your Entry For Summer

ith summer in full swing (finally!) it’s time to step outside and soak up all that the season has to offer. No doubt you’ve been heading in and out of the house a lot more for beach days, picnics in the park, and summer evenings out with friends. Read this next: 15 Easy Updates to […]

Get the Look of Mandy Moore’s New Midcentury Chic Home

Images source: Architectural Digest errazzo fireplace? Check. A pantry you could easily mistake for an art installation? Check. Brass finishes everywhere? Check. If you haven’t guessed, these are just a few of the swoon-worthy elements inside Mandy Moore’s new home, the cover feature of the Architectural Digest July-August issue. Mandy purchased the home, which was […]

15 Ways to Refresh Your Home For Summer

ow that summer is here, it’s time to swap out those heavy layers at home to make way for brighter, airier rooms. Many people actually switch up their home decor with every new season—from adding more colorful pillows to even switching up their furnishings. But if you’re looking for decor ideas for summer that won’t […]

4 Ways to Escape Inspiration Overload With 3D Home Design

t’s daunting, isn’t it? You see all the beautifully designed rooms in magazines and on TV and Pinterest, but you just can’t seem to get it right when you tackle your own home. Not everyone is blessed with the ability to visualize a paint color or a piece of furniture in their space, but that […]

Here’s How Carrie Bradshaw’s Apartment From Sex and the City Would Look Today

20 years ago on June 6th, 1998 Sex and the City premiered on HBO. (Does that make anyone else feel old?) After the series wrapped and added two movies, we’re still not quite over Carrie Bradshaw’s apartment. Second only to Monica’s purple apartment from Friends, Carrie’s junior one bedroom stands out as one of the […]