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11 Thanksgiving Place Cards That Are Sure To Impress

These Thanksgiving crafts are so beautiful your guests will be begging to take them home.<p>The turkey is in the oven, the pies are ready to be devoured, and the centerpiece is arranged to perfection. But before you and your guests can sit down to a delicious meal and a few festive holiday cocktails, …

Ace Your Fall Uniform with These 23 Sweater-and-Skirt Combos

Attention, all—we've found your fall uniform! Individually, sweaters and skirts are both closet staples, but when combined, the two are unstoppable …

The best countries for food

Food and travel go together like planes and airports. No matter where you go you'll have little trouble finding at least one culinary experience that will help you understand the local culture. In some countries the food is <i>the</i> highlight, drawing many a foodie to its borders, like a moth to a flame. …

If You're Building for the Future of Travel, Think of These 3 Rules

Our inaugural <b>Skift Global Forum</b> was a phenomenal success, thanks to all the speakers, attendees, sponsors and our team. We’re grateful to everyone …

South Africa Travel Guide: Incl. Cape Town, Johannesburg, Pretoria, Cape Winelands, 20+ National Parks. Illustrated Guide & Maps (Mobi Travel)

• <b>Author:</b> MobileReference<p>This guide is designed for optimal navigation on eReaders, smartphones, and other mobile electronic devices. It is indexed alphabetically and by category, making it easier to access individual articles. Articles feature information about attractions, landmarks, districts, …

Six weekend breaks in Europe

If you’ve ticked off Europe's big city hitters such as Paris, Rome and Madrid, then <i>Lonely Planet Traveller</i> magazine has some suggestions for your next trip.<p>Jerez de la Frontera, Spain<p>Jerez distils Andalucian culture down to its most dramatic elements. It is a beguiling town of sherry bodegas, sleek …

Reader Recs: World's Best Wine Regions

The best wine regions around the world, as recommended by the NatGeoTravel Facebook fans.<p>We recently asked our Nat Geo Travel Facebook fans to share their favorite places to enjoy a taste of vino around the globe. Their recommendations, from California to South Africa, are sure to inspire a bit of …

The Design World's Favorite Flowers: PLUS 11 Ways To Style Them

Peonies have a way of attracting a fashion-and-decor-loving crowd. Here, we've compiled snapshots of the bloom posted by some of our favorite tastemakers to follow on Instagram.<p><i>More from HouseBeautiful.com</i><p>Proof That Designers Are Still Crazy For Collage Walls<p>10 Statement-Making Front Doors<p>Why Every …

Oscar de la Renta

12 Reasons to Dine Outside

Interior Design

Diane Kruger Says Los Angeles Feels Like Vacation Sometimes

<b>Diane Kruger</b> shows her stripes while exiting an office building on Friday (August 22) in Los Angeles.<p>Earlier in the week, the 38-year-old actress and …

10 Things I Want People to Know About Kenya

This could be titled 'Why I love Kenya' so be ready for some unabashed positive messages about the country.<p>I keep coming across people who ask me if it's safe in Kenya, and while at first I was surprised, having lived for some time in Johannesburg in South Africa, later I realized that people are …

10 Fashion Girl Clichés That Are SO True

There are girls who enjoy fashion, and then those that live and breathe it. How can you tell if you're in the latter camp? While others fawn over …

Miranda Kerr

最怕跟老外通電話的新鮮人!教你職場英文必學三招

<b>來電一方開場介紹</b><p>一開始打招呼:<i>Hello. / Good Morning. / Good Afternoon.</i> <i></i><br>• 表明來電者身分:<i>This is (name) speaking.</i> <i></i><br>• 說明想要找的接聽對象:<i>Could I speak to (name) please? / I would like to sp</i> …

DIY: Hanging Garden Shelves for a Small Space

Do not be scared off by the power tools. Designer Ben Uyeda’s hanging garden shelves are actually easy to make (well, at least according to the …

Small Spaces

DIY Bag Tag from Jourdan Fairchild

Last week, Jourdan Fairchild, author of the recently released e-book <i>Fly DIY: Crafts for the Modern Traveler</i>, shared with us a project for making DIY …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your iPhone Could Do

From the editors of PopularMechanics.com, You may be missing out on some of its most powerful features.<p><b>1) Take Siri to School</b> <br>Tired of Siri pronouncing things wrong? Next time she screws something up, tell her "That's not how you pronounce X," and then pronounce it for her. She'll give it another …

Batteries

Taiwan: a secret foodie wonderland

Right now, in-the-know foodies from across Asia are descending on an island in the East China Sea to gobble steaming plates of dumplings and nibble stinking sticks of tofu.<p>Taiwan’s food scene is exploding and now is the time to go - Taiwanese chefs are winning awards, the country heaves with night …

Hundreds Of MINI Owners Are Driving From Coast To Coast

The rally will conclude on Sunday, August 10.<p>Skateboarding personality and entrepreneur — and MINI owner — Tony Hawk got the festivities started on July 27. According to MINI USA, 350 owners will make the entire ride from the West Coast to the East.<p>Each participant paid $45 to join in. MINI …

New York by Night: Top Late-Night Attractions

New York is known for its frenetic pace, with a dizzying number of dining and entertainment options keeping locals and visitors busy all day long. But even the Big Apple starts to slow down when the sun sets, as museums close their ticket counters and storefronts roll down their metal gates. While …

City beaches: 9 of the best urban shores around the world

<b>(CNN) —</b> Stressed colleagues, traffic jams, pollution.<p>We're all familiar with the undesirable qualities of city life.<p>So thank the gods of urban planning for the occasional sandy edge.<p>There are some cities where worker drones can strip off the suit and tie, jump into shorts or a bikini and enjoy a …

Throwing a Great Housewarming Party

<b>Moving into a new home</b> is certainly an exciting time! A fresh start, a new layout, an opportunity for finally getting organized once and for all. …

Rooms We Can't Believe Are Outdoors

The epitome of indoor-outdoor living.<p>These spaces are the epitome of indoor-outdoor living. If you moved them inside, you wouldn't have to change a thing.

Living Rooms

Gardening 101: Spinach

Spinach, <i>Spinacia oleracea:</i> “The Workhorse”<p>I’d like to express my gratitude to the Arab traders who brought spinach to China, where it eventually …

Gardening

Yes, 400 Square Feet Can Feel Spacious. Here's How.

8 tips that make it easy to live in one room.<p>Top photo stylist and head stylist at One Kings Lane, Andrew Stewart, gives eight tips that make it easy to live in one room.

Home Decorating

The Ultimate in Designer Goods: A Fendi Chateau

Take a look at the opulent residences the famed Italian luxury brand is developing in Miami.<p>A Fendi bag might be a status symbol, but a Fendi condo? That's next level. Take a look at the opulent residences the famed Italian luxury brand is developing in Miami.

7 Amazing Bathroom Makeovers You Won't Believe

Interior Design

How To Style A Garden Window

When my hubby and I bought our house last year, we were thrilled that it came with a <b>garden window,</b> also known as a greenhouse window. This protruding …

More Tasteful Modern Villas

• 1 |<br>• Architect: DO Architecture<p>The exterior of this first modern home is sleek. The way the light beckons from the other side of the huge windows is …

DIY GARDEN PROJECTS | THE STYLE FILES

I love working in our garden and this outdoor production by StyleCookie for Dutch magazine Flair is right up my alley. The ladies from StyleCookie …