From Books, Beauty, to Style: 10 Things Grace Atwood Absolutely Swears By

My name is Grace Atwood and I’m the founder of The Stripe and co-host of Bad on Paper Podcast where I cover a slew of women’s lifestyle topics, but most notably books, skincare, and all...
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Kitchen Gear That Will Make Your Mother-in-Law Jealous

We may never have a kitchen as perfect as the ones in Nancy Meyers’ movies — with a $40,000 range and Provençal sunlight streaming in cinematically — but we can have the perfect cooking gear....
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9 Products to Keep You Cool in the Heat

The temperatures are rising, folks. And while we might be able to crank up the A/C or go for a refreshing dip in the pool, these options aren't always available. Sometimes, you need back-up, like...
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Summer Cocktail Must-Haves That'll Make DIY Happy Hour Feel Fancy

Beachside cocktails. Lakeside cocktails. Rooftop cocktails. Backyard cocktails. Wherever you’re tippling this summer, drinks taste better al fresco — and with these insider extras and bartender-approved gems, all beloved by SwearBy’s coterie of cocktail enthusiasts.
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Momfluencer Brianne Manz Swears By These Essentials for Busy Parents

I live in New York City with my husband, our three children, and our puppy Cooper. My blog Stroller In The City boasts about city living, family travel, kids fashion, and all things mommy. Over...
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The Best Summer Movies to Put You in a Vacation State of Mind

You may not be able to go to the theaters to watch those summer blockbusters, but that shouldn't stop you from indulging in a good summer movie, especially one that transports you to another time...
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American-Made Pieces Our Editors Swear By

We’re feeling like it’s extra-important to support local makers and businesses these days, especially with Fourth of July weekend upon us. (Bonus: Like locavore eating, shopping locally-made wares is way better for the environment!). Whenever...
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The Picnic Essentials You Need to Dine in Comfort & Style

Your summer activities might look a little different than planned, but picnics are not off-limits (so long as you maintain your distance and wear a mask!). However, the trouble with picnics is, well, they can...
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10 Divine Scented Candles People Can't Get Enough Of

Interior designers often tout scent as the forgotten secret to a great room. You can have the most stunning sculptural furniture and jaw-dropping art, but if a place smells soulless, it’s never going to feel...
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10 Secrets to a Perfect Summer BBQ

There’s a primal satisfaction that comes along with every summer barbecue. Something about charbroiled meat in the open-air brings out our inner fun-loving cavewoman, and we like it. And although a BBQ’s simple pleasures are...
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8 Father's Day Gifts Under $100

Father's Day is this weekend, but if you're a procrastinator (like us) then you probably haven't even started shopping for a gift yet. Not to worry — we've rounded up some presents from our SwearBy...
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11 Pride 2020 Collections To Shop To Support LGBQT+ Organizations

It's Pride Month, which means everyone around the world is celebrating love, equality, and inclusivity, including some of your favorite fashion, beauty, and home brands. If you are looking for ways to support the LGBQT+...
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The Prettiest New Lighting To Brighten Any Living Space

We’re just going to say it: Thomas Edison would have The Sads if he saw some of the lamps and light fixtures casting a ghastly glow over otherwise pretty rooms. Like a bouquet of fresh...
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11 Father's Day Gifts That Are Anything but Basic

We hate to say it, but no dad wants a new tie (or golf balls...or business socks) for Father's Day. But that doesn't mean you can't get something thoughtful and useful. If you’re racking your...
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8 Instant Wall Upgrades To Spruce Up Your Home

There’s something about unadorned walls that feels very Freshman Year. The only thing worse? Hanging artwork that just doesn’t do it for you, which is a bit like having a roommate you can’t escape. Why...
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9 Cleaning Gadgets That Work as Crazy-Hard as you Do

The coffee grounds your other half left percolating on the counter. The pet hair adding an extra layer onto the sofa cushions. The invisible film of germs on every surface. All of these are irksome...
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17 Workspace Organization Essentials to Keep Your Home Office Tidy

If your desk is more like Einstein’s (a cluttered mess!) than, say, Monica Geller's would be, join the club. But know you don't have to live with teetering stacks of paper and hoardery drawers forever....
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5 Things Photographer Monica Wang Swears By While She's On Set

Getting the perfect shot can seem easy, but real photographers know there's more to it than meets the eye. Just ask Monica Wang, the owner of a gorgeous event venue and photo studio in Los...
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9 Must-Have Bedding Essentials That'll Help You Sleep Like a Baby

If you've ever zonked out between the mega-high thread count sheets of a 5-star hotel, you know the truth: the secret to a restorative night's sleep is in topnotch bedding. Any itchy blanket or less-than-pillowy...
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20 Kitchen Essentials Every Home Chef Needs, According To A Cookbook Author

We’re staying in, staying home, and in turn, we’re also spending a lot more time in our kitchens. In fact, it may be the first time some of us have stepped into that space other...
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How a Foodie Feeds Her Family: the Kitchen Must-Haves a Recipe Developer Swears By

As a recipe developer, food stylist and blogger, Joanna Keohane cooks for a living. And while she has sliced and sautéd in some of the most recognizable magazine test kitchens in the land, this busy mom of three...
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These Cooking Essentials Will Make Even Non-Chefs Feel "Cheffy"

If your local Thai place could fire up your regular delivery order just by hearing the sound of your voice, it might mean that you haven’t logged a ton of hours in the kitchen, until now....
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The Best Stress-Relieving Products to Swear By Right Now

Feeling stressed out? In times like these, a little worry---or full-blown anxiety---is completely understandable. And we’re here to talk you down. We’ve gathered some of the stress-relieving strategies that our community members Swear by, designed...
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What Work-From-Home Warriors Swear By Right Now

Does it seem that everybody else has got it all figured out when it comes to navigating this new normal? Maybe they do. But more likely, we’re all just fumbling though this (alone) together, and...
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Steal These Design Secrets: What Real Estate Developer Amalia Graziani Swears By

Amalia Graziani is a residential real estate developer with a passion for creating spaces that inspire a sense of calm. Her style is serene and simple, yet packed with character. “I’m really inspired by spaces...
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