Victorian Style in an Oakland Apartment of Wonder & Oddities — House Tour

Name: Caitlin Hackett and Dave McHale
Location: Cleveland Heights — Oakland, California
Size: 950 square feet
Years lived in: 2 years; Rented

When Caitlin and Dave shared photos of their home in a House Call post earlier this year, Apartment Therapy readers wanted to see more of their wonder-filled Oakland home. Stepping into their spacious two-bedroom apartment, it’s obvious that their tastes and experiences have influenced their home’s décor. Hints of Caitlin’s love for nature and wilderness—which flourished as she grew up on the northern coast of California and Dave’s photography influences—historical allegory and religious symbolism- are scattered throughout their apartment.

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Cool Job Perks: Microsoft Built Its Employees a Treehouse

Microsoft has a penchant for building whimsical offices with nods to childhood nostalgia. Just take their Vienna headquarters, for example: it features bright colors and an indoor slide. Now the Seattle-area-based software giant has taken things one step further by constructing a fully functional treehouse on its five hundred acre Redmond, Washington campus.

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Take a Peek Inside Judy Garland’s Former Apartment

The legendary Judy Garland once owned this apartment in the iconic New York City building, The Dakota; it recently went into contract after a significant price cut.

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Small Vanities & Sinks You Can Squeeze Into Even the Tiniest Bathroom

When it comes to bathrooms, there are some things that you can’t do without, you know, like a sink. If you’re trying to fit a bathroom or powder room into a (really really) tight space, take a look at this list of sinks and vanities that can squeeze into the smallest of spaces.

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Science Has Figured Out Just How Long Our Vacations Should Be

A lot goes into planning a vacation. Where should you go? When can you take time off? What gets you the most bang for your buck? Should you do a lot of long weekends or a few big trips? At times all of the run around and crazy planning can seem like it just isn’t worth it, how can you enjoy your vacation when you’re not doing it right. Luckily, science is here to remove some of the guess work.

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​How to Give New Life to Your Old Suitcases

Between spills, errant shoe bottoms, and airplane grease, inside and out, our suitcases may not be the cleanest. This year, before you pack for your holiday trips or winter getaways, give your luggage the royal treatment so you can put your carefully packed clothes somewhere they’ll stay fresh and clean.

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These Dog Houses Are Designed by Starchitects

If your dog is a design buff, then here’s a way to cater to their discerning tastes: Blue Cross for Pets teaming up with the Outdoor Arts Foundation and world-renowned photographer Drew Gardner to present a collection of pet furniture from some top architecture firms.

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