7 Design Tricks to Make a Small Home Appear Larger

Posted December 11, 2012 by

You’re decorating your very first home or apartment, and the space is a little smaller than you would have liked. But since it’s your starter home, it doesn’t need to include three bedrooms and two-and-a-half…

Read More

Budget Decor: 5 Friends, New City, One Amazing Apartment

Posted December 3, 2012 by

Meet Zach, Helene, Larry, Erin and CJ. Five creative friends who recently moved to NYC after graduating from Indiana University. They landed this loft style apartment in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn — a beautiful neighborhood known for its great food,…

Read More

Budget Decor: This Girl Knows How to Re-Decorate a Room

Posted October 29, 2012 by

Have you ever heard of Sara Charlesworth? She’s the voice behind “Chalk White Arrow“, a beautiful lifestyle blog. Not only does Sara know how to be stylish on a budget, she knows how to decorate…

Read More

Still Not Satisfied With Your College Dorm?

Posted September 23, 2012 by

Alright, so you’ve been at school for about a month now. At this point you should have made a few friends, learned your schedule and written a paper or two. If you still don’t feel…

Read More

DORMIFY’s Back to School 2012 Trends

Posted July 26, 2012 by

Fashion isn’t the only thing that has trends, decor does too! Typically, decorating your dorm is the first time you are able to decorate a space entirely yourself. Most childhood bedrooms were originally designed by…

Read More

Budget Decor: Paul and Evi’s Modern Amsterdam Apartment

Posted May 30, 2012 by

Meet Paul Veugen, the founder and CEO of Usabilla, a startup located in the heart of Amsterdam, and his fashionable girlfriend, Evi van Splunder, a corporate young talent recruiter. Their beautiful Amsterdam apartment radiates modern minimalist Dutch design….

Read More

Come Join Us: Salsa and Secondhand with Krrb & Furnish Green

Posted March 24, 2012 by

Join Krrb and Furnish Green for a night of scavenging one-of-a kind vintage finds, free salsa lessons and enough sangria to keep you dancing through the night. All furniture in the Furnish Green showroom will have special Krrb-friendly prices, including $2-5…

Read More

Budget Decor: Katie’s Eclectic Bedroom

Posted February 27, 2012 by

Last week, Broke & Chic meet up with one of New York’s most stylish residents: Katie is a 25 year-old budget friendly fashionista living and working in Manhattan. She loves good design, organization and diy…

Read More

Budget Decor: Allie’s DIY Wonderland

Posted February 20, 2012 by

Meet Allie, a high school sophomore living in the Washington Heights neighborhood of Manhattan. She moved here over a year ago with her mom from a small southern town. Moving to New York was a big…

Read More

DIY: Record Bowl

Posted August 15, 2011 by

Here’s a fun and cheap project to do with a spare hour! I made mine about two years ago, before I lived in Manhattan — This means I can’t give you a video since I…

Read More

The Joy of Oops Paint

Posted June 6, 2011 by

Check out these two oops paint submissions from Broke & Chic readers! Read the original post here. The room above was oops paint found at Home Depot in NYC for only $3! This pretty rusty…

Read More
Previous Next