2019 Recap: Our Most Popular Posts

Happy New Year! Well… 2020 is officially here and we can’t wait to show you everything that we have planned for this upcoming year. But before we get to that good stuff, we thought we’d take a look back at some of our most popular posts of 2019.

From small spaces to makeovers, kitchens to paint colors, and furniture to design styles, we covered a lot in 2019. We gave advice, shared product, showed you behind the scenes and (hopefully) inspired you, and today we’re taking a trip down memory lane to relive all the best moments through our most popular posts of the year.

So keep scrolling to see us count down from 10 to our number 1 post of the past year, and be sure to check back next week when we ask for YOUR  feedback on what you like, don’t like, and want to see on the site in 2020.

10. Queer Eye Season 3: Rob

Kicking off our top 10 is the Queer Eye Makeover of Rob in Season 3. A widower and dad of 2 young sons, Rob was totally deserving of a space that not only represented a fresh start, but honored his wife and all the memories that they had made in their previous home.

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Design: TRNK NYC

9. Small Spaces, Big Problems: Your Most Asked Questions

From how to incorporate a home office into your own space, to ideas to differentiate areas of a room, we answered some of your most pressing questions on small spaces in this popular post.

8. Bold & Black: A Kitchen Reveal

We went bold – very bold – for this all black kitchen we custom designed for a model community in San Diego. We gave you a full tour of the space and shared how to bring the style to your space.

 

Photo: Patrik Argast
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Design: Will Wick

7. The Earthy Color We’re Fully Embracing 

We were seeing  green with this post on the earthy color and it’s popularity in all things interior, from furniture to paint, plants to textiles. Are you green with envy?

 

6. What You Need To Know When Decorating A Small Space

Another post on small spaces that proved to be big in popularity, here we gave our best tips on how to maximize space, improve flow and utilize storage including all the things you need to know when decorating your own space.

5. It’s Here: Bobby Berk for A.R.T. Furniture

With great excitement, we shared Bobby’s first ever furniture line, along with all the details of the versatile pieces and where to shop the collection. If you haven’t taken a look yet at the very first furniture collection, then be sure to click through to browse and shop all the pieces.

 

 

Photo: Blisshaus

4. The Pantry: What You Need In It Now

Our resident chef Zach shared the essentials you should have on hand in your pantry to make meals a breeze. If your pantry is giving you panic, then this post is for you.

3. Blank Walls: 6 Things To Fill Your Walls With 

Instead of opting for the usual – paint- we did a little digging for some inspiration that is out of the box and shared some solutions to bring your walls to life with these 6 suggestions for what to fill your walls with.

2. Queer Eye Season 3: Jess

Our 2nd most popular post of the year was the Queer Eye Makeover of Jess from Season 3. A college student who was in debt and kicked out of her home at 16 for being gay, we gave Jess a makeover that matched her vibrant personality and helped set her on a path to a super bright future.

Photo: Dabito
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Design: Justina Blakeny

1. What’s Your Interior Design Style: A Breakdown Of All The Styles

Drumroll please! Our most popular post of the year was all about how to figure out your unique interior design style. We shared the characteristics of the 12 most popular styles and how to figure out which styles you connect with. If you are going into 2020 without knowing what your interior design style is then click through to find out where you stack up.

 

…And Some Honorable Mentions

These posts were just outside our Top 10, but definitely deserve another look.

8 Easy Ways To Update Your Kitchen Cabinets
We shared our best ideas for how to give your cabinets an easy elevation, from paint to hardware.

7 Paint Treatments To Give Your Walls An Upgrade Right Now
For those looking for a paint update, we gave you 7 ways to introduce paint to your walls in unconventional ways.

Home Gym Equipment Worth Investing In
Our resident fitness expert Zach let you in on the gym equipment you should definitely have in your home.