Barbara Smith Wilke

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A Sleeping Beauty: Inside Greenwood Gardens

A classic Arts and Crafts garden in New Jersey, long forgotten and overgrown, is restored to brilliant new life<p>A classic Arts and Crafts garden in New Jersey, long forgotten and overgrown, is restored to brilliant new life

5 Sources for Affordable Patterned Curtains

Oh how I do love cute curtains! They add an easy punch of pattern to a room, hide ugly blinds and windows and prevent Peeping Toms in style. …

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Making a "Small" Move: Is It Worth It?

There's no question that moving is a pain, but generally we can all agree that there are times when it's a necessary evil. But would you be willing …

10 Easy Pieces: Simple Kitchen Clocks

Is it just us, or is a kitchen not a real kitchen without an easy-to-read classic clock to keep everyone on schedule? Here’s a roundup of kitchen …

Kitchens

11 Strategies for Hiding the Microwave

When I embarked on a kitchen remodel years ago, one of my main obsessions was to hide the microwave (Jerome, remember?). My kitchen is on the small …

Kitchens

Pringle of Scotland pays tribute to Grace Kelly's style

FASHION NEWS<p><b>British label Pringle of Scotland launches an exclusive cashmere collection inspired by the eternal style of the iconic Princess of</b> …

Full volume

BEAUTY SHOPPING<p><b>From New York to Paris, oversized hair took over the Fall/Winter 2013-2014 shows. From volume boosters to big hair mousses, see our</b> …

Meet Ca&Lou

JEWELRY PROFILE<p><b>After working with big luxury houses in the past, designers Carolina Neri and Bérangère Lux know better than anyone how to seamlessly</b> …

Jewelry

Isabel Marant's straw bag

FASHION NEWS<p><b>This season's classic summer bag with red and black graphic motifs is the perfect hold-all for the Easter eggs and spring flowers waiting</b> …

Clothing

Pieces of the month: March

JEWELRY RED CARPET<p><b>Charlotte Casiraghi in Cartier, Kirsten Dunst in Dior Joaillerie and Uma Thurman in Van Cleef & Arpels: we take a look back at the</b> …

Paris Easter Egg Hunt: The Weekend Guide

CULTURE WEEKEND GUIDES<p><b>On the hunt for eggs this Easter? Look no further as we bring you the best selection of Paris' gourmet chocolate delights this</b> …

Easter

Emilio Pucci and the Art of Psychedelic Prints

CULTURE READ<p><b>Tashcen pays tribute to the fashion label started by Italian aristocrat Emilio Pucci this month, with the publication of an exclusive</b> …

Psychedelia

Cristina Alger: Five good reads

CULTURE READ<p><b>Park Avenue, the first novel from young New Yorker Christina Alger is a breathtaking dive into the murky depths of a moneyed Manhattan</b> …

7 Ways to Use a Tea Towel

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Introducing the underrated kitchen workhorse: the tea towel.</i><p>Cast iron pans. Cutting boards. Chef's knives. Baking sheets. These are the traditional …

Kitchens

5 Favorites: French Flower Buckets

There’s a reason you cannot walk down a street in Paris in spring without tripping over a metal flower bucket or two. The galvanized pails are …

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Modern Etiquette: Being a Gracious Host & Guest

<i>Illustration by Anna Emilia</i><p>Today I’m absolutely <b>thrilled</b> to be launching a column that has been in the works and kicking around my mind for <i>years</i> now. …

Modern Etiquette: Good Ideas for Tough Times

<i>Illustration by Anna Emilia</i><p>Today’s etiquette topic is one that’s near and dear to my heart. I’ve been through some pretty major life changes in the …