5 Ways to Create a Cozy Home
Think you have to sacrifice comfort for sophistication? Think again. Plush, inviting furniture paired with eclectic accents lets you stretch out in style.
Expert advice to smooth the way, from San Francisco interior designer Kimberly Ayres and New York City wallpaper master Al Hoxha.
Create Your Own Work of Art
A composed display feels friendly and charming against a casual (and marked-up) chalkboard wall. The recipe? Something high and curvy, something low and wide, and a natural element that offers a burst of color. Italian ceramic vase from the 1950s, $295, The End of History, 212-647-7598. Large oval serving bowl (similar to shown), $45, lecreuset.com. Studio Finishes chalkboard paint, $18 a quart, benjaminmoore.com for stores.