the yellow cape cod

Interior Design For Real People.  TheYellowCapeCod.com is a home design blog written by interior designer, Sarah Macklem.  Sarah provides affordable online design services for real people worldwide.  The Yellow Cape Cod offers daily design tips,  exciting room makeovers, design inspiration and project tutorials. 

Fabulous Dresser Makeover With Ana White Nightstand

While I'm away from the blog this week I thought it would be fun to schedule a few posts from the past. ...more

How To Match A Potterybarn Finish~DIY Weathered Turquoise Mirror

While I'm away from the blog this week I thought it would be fun to schedule a few posts from the past. ...more

Hosting A Laid Back Girls Night Under The Stars

Today, over at Houzz, I'm sharing the details of a recent girls night out that I hosted…instead of a night on the town, it was a night under the stars. ...more

Simple But Striking Foyer

Today's featured design plan was created for my client, Sandye, and her beautiful two story entry. ...more

Home Decor and Crafting Soiree For Shelter Makeover

Last weekend, my daughter, Hannah, and I held our second annual crafting event for our favorite non-profit organization, Enchanted Makeovers (EM). ...more

Semi-DIY Black Adirondacks~Sophisticated Summer Decor

I'm not sure how I did it, but this weekend I was able to fit in some quality family time, a few ball games and a couple quick outdoor projects. ...more

For Sale! A Gorgeous Gourmet Kitchen!

Yes, you read that correctly. ...more

One Room Seven Different Rugs~Orange/Navy Play Room

Today's featured design boards are from a small project last week where I helped a client choose a new rug for her sons play room. ...more

Our Summer Living Room and A Big Design No-No

At the end of this post, I'd love to hear about a design rule that you've broken in your home. The other day, I shared the details on how I gave my 10-year old sofa's a brand new life (if you missed it, click here). ...more

Kitchen Makeover~Come Behind The Scenes With Me

This week I'm busy in the studio working on some really exciting projects. ...more