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Classic paintings of world cities meet Google Street View – in pictures

Following on from his amazing series last week, here are Halley Docherty’s latest collages for us – well known historical paintings of city scenes around the world, from Istanbul to Saint Petersburg and Tokyo to New York, superimposed on to Google Street View

1911: The Pyramid of Capitalism (more: http://buff.ly/1dRkHGD)

A New Line Of Steampunk-Inspired Accessories From Tom Dixon

Last year, around this time, Tom Dixon released a retro-styled line of home accessories called Eclectic. True to the name, the curious collection was intended for “the eccentric collector’s cabinet, the modern architect’s table, and the British tearoom trolley.”<p>Last week the British designer rolled …

Revolutionary Design Idea. Spectacular Steampunk Pub That Defies The Laws Of Time

Every time you want to relax or have fun with your friends in a public place, you have several options you must consider before choosing the final …

30 Homemade Christmas Ornaments That Bring the Joy

Your living room called and it wants a French macaron tree this year.<p>Real or fake, short or tall, every Christmas tree deserves the five-star treatment. Deck every hall with these DIY holiday decorations.

The Blogs that Bloggers Obsess Over

The blogs that bloggers read.<p>Who better to tell us which blogs are worth bookmarking than design bloggers themselves? We started off by asking one of HouseBeautiful.com's contributors to tell us whose posts she's obsessed with. Then, we asked that blogger for their favorite site, and that blogger …

The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

Back in July, we wrote about Amazon editors' selections for best books that were released between January and June. Now, Amazon is back with an updated list of the Best Books of 2013 (so far) .<p>Here are the top 10 books from this year, according to Amazon editors.<p>1. " <b>The Goldfinch"</b> by Donna Tartt : …

Books

How to Achieve a Tropical Style

Whether we actually live in a seaside paradise or just wish we did, we can pretend the tropics are just a step away by the way we decorate our home. …

Living Rooms

Holiday Glow with Lights from Terrain

We’ve always been fond of Terrain for its garden staples that are pretty enough to leave on view–copper pitchforks, linen-wrapped clay planters, rain …

The 5 Best Road Trips On The West Coast

While temperatures reach new heights inland, 'tis the season to explore the coast, and one thing we love about the West Coast during summer: it's balmy and breezy from Mexico to Alaska.<p>Whether you have a week off or a handful of free weekends on the horizon, we've assembled a hit list of West Coast …

National Parks

Golden Gate 2

Pacific Northwest: 17 Places We Can Think Of That Are Not Kim Kardashian's Baby

So word is that Kanye West and Kim Kardashian have decided upon the name "North West" for their newborn child.<p>The name has, obviously, left us with one burning question: What are the best places to go in the Pacific Northwest?<p><b>Pike Place Market, Seattle</b><p><b>Powell's Books, Portland</b><p><b>Space Needle,</b> …