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9 Clever Tricks That Make Cheap Flowers Look Expensive

Even that grocery store bouquet can look amazing.<p>Sometimes it seems like men run towards the flower stall, close their eyes, and indiscriminately …

How to Raise a Creative Child. Step One: Back Off

THEY learn to read at age 2, play Bach at 4, breeze through calculus at 6, and speak foreign languages fluently by 8. Their classmates shudder with envy; their parents rejoice at winning the lottery. But to paraphrase T. S. Eliot, their careers tend to end not with a bang, but with a …

Creativity

A Tribute to the Original Nikkor 24-70 f/2.8, the Lens That Saved My Career

With this week’s announcement of the new Nikkor 24-70 VR, I wanted to take a moment to look back on what its predecessor, the 24-70mm f/2.8G, has …

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Remodelista - Sourcebook for the Considered Home

Today's Design Dispatches<p>Material Interiors: A Shoppable Apartment in New York, Design Luminaries Edition<p>by Annie Quigley<p>May 24, 2018<p>Kitchen of the …

Brilliant Boys' Rooms: The Most Popular Boys' Rooms of the Year

(Image credit: Abbey Rodriguez )<p>Last week we rounded up the most popular girls' bedrooms of the year and now it's time to check out which boys' rooms …

23 Diagrams That Make Gardening So Much Easier

Whether you've got two green thumbs or you're an avowed plant-murderer, you need these tips.

DIY Succulent Wreath Tutorial

Are you as smitten with succulents as we are? If you’re looking for a creative way to display these trendy plants, try making a DIY succulent wreath. …

20 Indoor Plants for the Small-Space Gardener

All of these beauties are easy to keep alive.<p>If your home wasn't blessed with tons of square footage, that doesn't mean you can't flex your green thumb. All of these plants take up minimal space, require little sun (a <i>must</i> when you only have a few windows to work with), and are basically made for …

11 Genius Storage Tricks for a Tiny Kitchen

When you don't have much space, make every inch work extra hard.<p>When you don't have much space, make every inch work extra hard.

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How to Make Cheap Flowers Look Expensive

Even grocery store bouquets can look elegant.<p>Sometimes it seems like men run towards the flower stall, close their eyes, and indiscriminately seize whatever bouquet they touch first. But all is not lost on your cornucopia of artificially blue carnations and baby's breath. Eric Buterbaugh, chief …

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HomeMade Modern EP29 Hanging Garden

This DIY vertical garden is an easy-to-make project that can turn a window into a beautiful and productive herb garden.<p>SUPPLIES:<p>4" to 5" Terra Cotta …

6 Powerful Ideas for Reading with Kids

Reading daily to our children is important for both the pleasure it brings in its own right and for the future benefits it promises for academic, professional, and even economic success (for more on the importance of reading check out Jim Trelease's classic <i>The Read-Aloud Handbook</i>). If you're …

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

5 Easy Ways to Get a Raise at Work

<b>1. Schedule regular meetings with your boss.</b><p>Understand that your boss is busy, but inviting her to coffee once a month to do a quick check in or just getting to know her a bit better helps to strengthen your relationship. Those who have worked for me know I am a firm believer in the importance of …

12 Things They Don’t Teach You In School About Being A Designer

So you embarked on a freelance design career. Congrats! Here’s what you need to know to stay productive, profitable, and sane.<p>My wife Andy and I started Paper Leaf in 2009. We were not bad at design (I think we’re pretty damn good now), but we were really green at business. In some ways, our …

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The 10 Best Chocolatiers in the World

Who doesn’t love chocolate? Here are ten of the best chocolatiers in the world.<p>Each chocolatier on our list produces signature melt-in-your-mouth chocolates, be it a single-source dark chocolate bar, a cream- or liqueur-filled bonbon, a praline, fruit dipped in chocolate, a truffle, fudge, or some …

5 Aphrodisiac Recipes to Spice Up Your Valentine's Day

Grab a bottle of red wine and tuck into these five desirable dishes.<p>If you're like us, the last thing you want to do tonight—the day after the madness of Fashion Week <i>finally</i> ends—is head out for a super-fancy Valentine's Day date. But that doesn't mean you need to call off the holiday celebration …

Van Cleef & Arpels, High Jewelry Place Vendôme since 1906

Alhambra<br>Celebrating luck since 1968<p>Inspired by the four-leaf clover, its motif has endured, embodying the timeless style of Van Cleef & Arpels and …

The best cheap date ideas in NYC

This city is expensive, so we’ve come up with excellent cheap date ideas that won’t make you look like a stingy loser when you ask babe to Netflix …

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The Best Looks From New York Fashion Week: Fall 2014

See the standouts from New York Fashion Week Fall 2014.<p>New York Fashion Week went by in a flash. To break down the best of the best, BAZAAR selected the top 5 looks from the best collections. Consider it your definitive guide to the runways. Plus, check out our complete Fall 2014 Fashion Week …

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10 Stylish Russians to Know

In honor of the Winter Olympics in Sochi kicking off this Friday, we're highlighting Russia's most notable exports.<p>We've come to know the Russian Mafia only as a band of seriously chic girls. But aside from having style in spades, their interests range from philanthropy to fashion design and art. …

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12 Ways Lemons Can Make You More Beautiful

You know what to do if life gives you lemons… make DIY beauty and skincare products! Okay, so the phrase might not be as catchy, but it’s way true: lemons are natural toners and cleansers, making them the go-to for everything from brightening your hair to banishing oily skin. Plus, they’re …

Review: using Leica M lenses on the 36MP Sony A7r mirrorless camera

This review on using Leica M lenses on the Sony A7r 36mp camera is by Tom Grill (Web | Blog, click on images for larger view):<p>As a Leica owner, I was …

Things to do on a Sunday in New York

Forget about work in the morning: you’ve got too much partying to do today, so here are the best things to do on a Sunday in New York. Whether you’re …

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