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16 Reasons to Give Your Skin a Break on the Weekend

Saturday and Sunday are for perfecting your skin care regime.<p><b>1. Your skin will thank you.</b> Makeup is essential to look polished and feel confident at work. So, give your face a weekend getaway to focus on skin care: it's hydration time baby!<p><b>2. You can get out the door for brunch in 15 minutes flat.</b> …

Hair How-To: The Perfect Ballerina Bun

You don't need to be a prima ballerina to rock a pretty bun on the top of your head. Follow these simple steps and you'll have a polished 'do every time. Compliments guaranteed.<p>Kathryn Wirsing<p><b>What You'll Need</b>:A paddle hairbrushTwo hair elasticsA foam hair donutBobby pinsHairspray<p><b>1. Brush hair into</b> …

The 33 Most Adorable Tiny Tattoos in Hollywood

18 Signs You're With the Man You Should Marry

Getty Images<p><b>1. He always brags about you.</b> If you get a promotion at work or even just win concert tickets he can't resist telling everyone you hang out with before you even think to mention it. Because he's your biggest fan (arguably next to your mom).<p><b>2. He makes sacrifices for you — and you're</b> …

The Top 10 Trends to Try Right Now for Spring

20 Matte Makeup Secrets to Fool Everyone

These 5 Cult-Favorite Korean Skincare Products Will Truly Give You The Best Skin of Your Life

Hi, we're actual ethereal gods, now.<p>Unless you've been hiding in a post-apocalyptic bunker for the better part of 2017 (which, in light of the election, we don't blame you), then you already know that Korean skincare products are officially everywhere, popping up in the aisles of both department …

The 9 Most Annoying Things People Do on Instagram

You know who you are.<p>We all know it's true: There are some very questionable shots uploaded to Instagram (I'm looking at you, Cara Delevingne). Though I'm embarrassingly obsessed with everyone on this list, sometimes I seriously question their strange photo choices. So, here is my unofficial, …

Ten Apps Every Woman Should Download

Here are 10 essential apps to make life for the young savvy woman a little bit easier.<p>Between late nights at work, yoga class on Tuesdays, those two birthdays this week, and that diet you're still trying to do, it's pretty hard for a woman on-the-go to keep up with life's demands. Thank goodness …

5 Jackets Every Girl Needs

With spring fast approaching, it's time to consider no-fuss outerwear<p>Spring is the perfect season for tracking down one key piece you can wear with everything, day in and day out. And for that exact reason, the jacket, from leather to denim, bomber to varsity, is the ideal piece to covet.

25 New Products That Will Seriously Change Your Life

We tried hundreds — no, thousands — of lotions, masks, glosses, and kohls to bring you the best new beauty buys from head to toe.<p><b>HAIR</b><p><b>1. Nexxus Pro-mend Split End Binding Targeted Leave-in Treatment Crème,</b> $10. The first leave-in conditioner that actually repairs split ends by binding them together. …

16 Makeup Tricks Every Woman Should Know

From the editors of Cosmo.com, quirky beauty hacks to make getting ready easier.<p><b>1. Turn a pencil eyeliner into a gel formula with the help of a match or lighter.</b><p>Hold your black, green, burgundy, etc., kohl eye pencil (which typically creates a thin, harder to apply line), under the flame for …

Chicken Dinners: Chicken in a Pot (Poule au Pot) With Potatoes and Squash

This classic French dish has all the makings of a carefree winter evening spent warming yourself up with a good, flavorful chicken and a bottle (or two) of full bodied wine. <i>Poule au Pot</i> (chicken in a pot) is all about keeping it rustic and making it easy on the cook. Tuck the bird, seasonings, and …

One-Pot Wonders: Tortilla Soup With Chicken and Avocado

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>I first became obsessed with tortilla soup while living in LA. I loved the textural components of the dish—crunchy tortilla strips, creamy avocado, tangy cheese, the smooth silkiness of puréed chilies and tomato—and …

The Food Lab: Black Bean Soup With Chorizo and Braised Chicken

It's time for another round of The Food Lab. Got a suggestion for an upcoming topic? Email Kenji here, and he'll do his best to answer your queries in a future post. Become a fan of The Food Lab on Facebook or follow it on Twitter for play-by-plays on future kitchen tests and recipe</b> …

Holiday Gifts

This week, we asked for presents. But then, because that was a lot to ask, we asked for pictures of presents instead.<p>We were happy to receive your photos, but not nearly as happy as your friends and family will be when they open your homemade cookies, granola, and preseves. And if you're anything …

Oven-Roasted Tomato Caprese Salad

It's hard to find fault with a caprese salad. Unfortunately, in many parts of the country, tomatoes aren't at their best for much of the year. To make up for that inferior flavor, I like to give them a toss in maple syrup and balsamic vinegar and them in the oven. They emerge sweetened, flavorful, …

Charred, Oven-Roasted Carrot Salad With Feta Cheese

Oven-roasted carrots get their caramelized sweetness from honey, balanced by a tangy dose of vinegar and fresh-squeezed lemon juice. When tossed with feta, the result is a refreshing, salty, and multi-textural alternative to staid or overly sweet vegetable preparations.<p>While wholly unnecessary, if …

Sunday Supper: Red Wine-Marinated, Roasted Beef Tenderloin With Herb-Horseradish Cream

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday afternoon we bring you a Sunday Supper recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>More<p>Guide to Steak<p>All the methods and tips you need to make perfect steak, each and every time.<p>The first time I made this dish was for Christmas dinner, and …

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Weekend Baking Project: Bananas Foster Trifle

There are so many great recipes on this site that it can be hard to even point people in the right direction when they ask for a recommendation. But when I was recently asked for a suggestion for a birthday dessert that wasn't a regular old layer cake, I knew exactly what to point to: the bananas …

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Articles about tiny architecture 5 modern outbuildings on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Laure Tixier's series of felt pieces for the show Plaid Houses explores the idea of architecture as fiction, born under the...<p>Architecture critic Alexandra Lange invites Dwell along as she …

Prefab Homes

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When we think of modern lofts and loft living we think of live/work spaces with high ceilings, expansive windows, and an open plan. Here we show the best ideas for industrial loft spaces that have been transformed into modern residences. As more people look for reinvigorated downtown housing …

Small Spaces

Articles about best small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>To find out the answer, we surveyed our panel of Dwell Pros.<p>Ikea's biannual PS collection delves into small space living, inviting young designers from diverse cities …

Small Spaces

Articles about small space living lifeedited on Dwell.com - Dwell

For aesthetically beautiful minimalist, modern, and sleek design, less really can be more.<p>Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>You’ve known you were destined to dwell in outer space ever since you first …

Small Spaces

Articles about 10 smart small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>It’s All About Custom From an NYC Perspective (or...<p>This time …

Small Spaces

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Go Bold! 10 Ways To Liven Up Your Front Door

We're suckers for a door with a bit of personality.<p>Paint your front door to update your home's entire look in just an afternoon — the toughest part is choosing the color! This piece originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com