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Lunch Box Rules: Adventures in Packing Kids' Lunches --> All foods had to be in separate containers, limited to 3 or 4. Check. Each item should be isolated in its own container, no bento boxes or compartments allowed. Check. There were to be no pre-packaged foods, i.e., no string cheese. Check.

Professor Dumpster: Living Large in 36 Square Feet --> The University College dean is currently living full-time in a 36 sq ft green metal dumpster and guess what? He says he has a "better life than I had before."

Steven Miller on Designing the 2014 Kitchen of the Year

This year's Kitchen of the Year — at the San Francisco Decorator Showcase — is an elegant and glamorous design in dramatic black. Designer Steven Miller explains how he created this show-stopping kitchen that's perfect for entertaining.<p><b>Christine Pittel: Wow! Did the invitation specify black tie?</b> …

Feminine Living Rooms Ideas, Decor, Design Trends

Designing and decorating a living room is all about finding that ideal balance between practicality and aesthetics. While a bedroom with a distinct …

Shake it Up: 7 Creative New Ways to Lay Subway Tile --> Consider one of these seven creative ways to lay those standard 3" by 6" tiles that will have your kitchen (or bathroom) looking just a little different...

8 of the Coziest Nooks We've Ever Seen (and How to Recreate Them at Home)

Spaces to be snuggled into.<p>Even in the grandest houses, we're inevitably drawn to the smallest rooms: they're the coziest. In big rooms, guess where we head? To the coziest spots, the nooks and niches that are like rooms within rooms — their own intimate little worlds. Look around: There's bound to …

Organizing Tips For Every Room In Your House

20 Colorful Entryways

11 Incredible Canopy Beds That Will Make You Feel Like Royalty

What's more luxe than a canopy bed? Nothing.<p>What's more luxe than a canopy bed? Nothing. These chic designs will make you want to rethink your own room.

A Fresh Bathroom Makeover for Less Than $100

This DIYer proves you don't have to sacrifice style on a strict budget.<p>When we spotted this bathroom makeover on Hometalk, we knew we had to read all about it. Urusula, the blogger behind Home Made by Carmona, stretched her DIY legs and wrote that she completed the transformation for just …

Interior Design

A His-and-Hers Bathroom with Dramatic Mosaic Tile

Tranquil glamour in a his-and-hers space.<p>Designer Sandra Nunnerley adds tranquil glamour to a his-and-hers bathroom in New York City, where the use of mosaic tile creates two different looks — one soft, one bold.

Mix and Match 101

Inside 10 Tastemakers' Fabulous Closets

Functional, but stylish spaces.<p>Tastemakers show us how they've turned a functional space into something fabulous.

Laundry Room Shelves: Keep Everything Organized And Within Reach

It’s important to have everything within reach when you’re cooking, cleaning the house or washing clothes. It makes things a lot easier. <b>Laundry room</b> …