Embrace Your Space: Organizing Ideas and Stylish Upgrades for Every Room on Any Budget (Hardcover)
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Organize and style your home using home-decorating and organization expert Katie Holdefehr’s modern, chic, and simple-to-achieve design tips and tricks.
Whether giving a studio apartment a makeover to maximize every inch of space for storage, creating a functional and streamlined kitchen, or revamping a bedroom into a relaxing sanctuary, home design expert Katie Holdefehr will be your personal designer throughout each step in Embrace Your Space. As an editor for top magazines and websites such as Real Simple, Martha Stewart Living, Good Housekeeping, and Apartment Therapy, Katie Holdefehr honed her expertise in home design and organization writing hundreds of articles and styling dozens of tasteful, livable rooms that anyone on any budget can achieve.
Featuring real homes from across the country and accompanied by gorgeous photographs, Embrace Your Space shares Katie’s tools of the trade, as well as designer-insider tips and tricks, to give every living space a Wow! effect. Also included are simple and affordable design projects for creating unique and custom-looking décor details.
GORGEOUS PHOTOGRAPHY: More than 150 beautiful full-color photographs show designer tips and tricks in action
DESIGN PROJECTS: Simple, affordable, and easy-to-accomplish design projects are included in each chapter
HOME ORGANIZATIONAL HACKS: Dozens of home organization tips help keep areas clutter-free
DECLUTTERING TIPS: Learn easy-and-quick ways to declutter and streamline those common problem areas such as closets, kitchen cabinets, entryways, and more.
INSIDER TIPS AND TRICKS: Having worked as a magazine editor in the home decor space, Katie Holdefehr provides information for home design and organization
BEAUTIFUL GIFT: Whether you appreciate home design or are just looking to downsize your clutter, this books makes a gorgeous and helpful gift
About the Author
Katie Holdefehr is a writer and editor working in New York City. She is currently a senior editor at Real Simple and was previously at Apartment Therapy, Martha Stewart Living, and Good Housekeeping.
Genevieve Garruppo is a photographer residing in Brooklyn, New York. Some of her clients include Vogue, New York Magazine, The Cut, MOYI Magazine, ElleDecor, Galerie Magazine, New Zealand House and Garden, and Openhouse Magazine.
"Embrace Your Space is a cheerful book filled with beautiful but accessible home spaces -- a great reminder that a rental home can be personal and stylish even if it's only 350 square feet. Filled with practical tips and a range of aesthetics, this book is sure to leave you with an abundance of ideas to help you transform your own home. It could be simply letting go of what no longer serves you, organizing your closet, or incorporating more color and joy into your space."
— - Rebecca Atwood, artist and textile designer
"Embrace Your Space empowers readers to create a home they love, one where they feel calm, aligned and inspired to invite others to share it with them. And it proves that this is an attainable goal for everyone, at any budget—the practical ideas shared throughout spark creativity that just might make you fall in love with the home you already have, all over again."
— - Editor-in-chief, CamilleStyles.com
"This book will empower you to own your space, no matter its size or if it's a rental. If you're looking for an extra dose of inspiration, Katie offers actionable tips and colorful guides to make any space look unique and personal. Plus, it's so refreshing to see a diverse group of people being featured!"
— -Dabito, author, designer, and founder of Old Brand New
“With Embrace Your Space, Katie Holdefehr hits home the fact that design has less to do with big budgets and the vast scale of a space and more to do with the size of the heart, creativity, and intention of its inhabitants. Each home featured is not only a masterclass in editing, craftsmanship, and inventiveness, it is also proof of how beautifully you can live at any price—as long as you deliver big doses of yourself and your personality in your space.”
— Anita Yokota, interior designer and author of Home Therapy
"This book is filled with approachable, implementable ideas for many styles, moods, and sizes of space. Katie did such a great job finding creative folks with inspiring spaces and explaining why they work. It's a great book for anyone exploring how to make their space work better for them."
— Emily Henderson, designer and author of The New Design Rules