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Stunning Sculptures Reimagine Women’s Hair as Surreal Landscapes

Chinese artist Yuanxing Liang is redefining the traditional bust sculpture with his breathtaking fantasy art. The prototyping teacher crafts intricate portraits featuring faces of women that are fused with delicate flourishes and elements of landscapes. Most notably, their hair becomes a site of …

Art

Storage: How to Triple Your Closet Storage Space

For any size closet!<p>By utilizing every extra inch, this organizer create tons of extra space for your stuff.<p>If you have to dig through a mountain of …

Artist Creates Meticulously Detailed Ink Drawings of Architecture Around the World

Thailand-based Japanese artist and self-described “dream traveler” Emi Nakajima crafts intricate drawings of buildings around the world. Rendered in ink, each piece conveys Nakajima's knack for realistically reproducing an array of architectural details.<p>Nakajima's awe-inspiring works of art …

Drawing

Get Lost in This Collection of Pulp Covers of Classic Works of Literature

You're probably familiar with the term "pulp fiction," referring to books printed on cheap "pulp" paper with covers featuring sexy illustrations of …

Awesome Art Picks: Poison Ivy, Stranger Things, Harley Quinn, and More

Each week we search and gather up the coolest comic book art you won't see in actual comics. The reason you won't is because professional artists often draw sketches for fun or commissions and post them on their websites, blogs, and Tumblrs. Some artists even arrange commissions through their sites …

27 Instant Fixes for All Those Nagging Problems Around Your House

These are some super-simple solutions for common household headaches.<p>Water coming from the cold water tap can be pretty chilly during the winter (or …

Artist Creates Edgy Illustrations Dissecting Anatomy of Dinosaurs and Other Animals

If you like art with an edge, you'll love Paul Jackson‘s illustrations. The British artist, now based in Canada, is a skilled illustrator whose impressive client list includes Primus, Blink 182, The Pixies, the SyFy channel, and Gibson Guitars. Whether using pen and paper or employing a …

Soundtracks

How to fit skirting board | Ideas Advice

Top tip - Removing old skirting<p>If you're prising away old skirting, be careful not to damage the adjacent plaster. Tap the blade of a bolster chisel …

Woodworking

How To Build a Motorcycle Tool Kit at RevZilla.com

Infographics

The 10 Natural Cleaning Recipes Everyone Should Know

Is your cleaning mantra "When in doubt, douse it in bleach"? While you might feel confident your house is sanitary and squeaky clean, you can't …

Reimagine Classic Movies Through the Acid-Trip Style of Artist Dan Mumford

When an artist themselves can’t describe their style, that’s a good indicator it’s truly unique.<p>“I don’t really know how to categorize it,” said …

Los Angeles

The Well-Kept Woodpile: 10 Tips to Stack and Care for Firewood Outdoors

In publishing, books on firewood and building fires have been huge hits over the past year or two. Last Christmas it was Lars Mytting’s <i>Norwegian Wood</i> …

Off-grid

Dishwasher smelling ripe? Here’s how to to get it clean and fresh again

You’re probably reading the headline of this article thinking, “don’t dishwashers clean themselves when they clean the dishes?” Sadly, much like how …

Cleaning

Hang These Charts On Your Refrigerator And Never Waste Food Again

My wife and I are always looking for ways to make changes in the kitchen so we don't waste as much food, and over the years we've gotten better about …

Domestic Technology

Mount a TV Like a Pro: Part 1

In my last blog I listed some essential tools for tackling various DIY custom install projects around the house. This time, we’ll put that toolkit to …

Home Improvement

How to Safely Install an Electrical Outlet

If you're like me, most homes need to add an outlet or twelve to their existing walls. If your home is among the many older homes with very few …

Home Improvement

Your grout is disgusting—use this trick to clean it

A colleague of mine recently visited the home of a celebrity, and, as anyone would do, he peeked into the kitchen. “Would you believe it?” he asked, …

Oxygen

New York cultural institution Poster House kicks off with a pop-up exhibition, Gone Tomorrow, featuring posters from classic venues and cult events from New York City’s history

Posters

The Artist Documenting Barcelona’s Disappearing Signage

Graphic artist Louise Fili takes to the streets of the Catalonian capital to capture the typography adorning its walls<p><b>Grafica de les Rambles: The</b> …

11 Helpful Tips for Homeowners and DIYers

These DIY tips will help you fix it, maintain it and improve it.<p>When I bring home new flowers or shrubs for my garden, I avoid yanking them out of …

Home Improvement

5 common problems with your dishwasher and how to fix them

Some of us rely heavily on dishwashers to do our dirty work, but when the machine breaks or malfunctions, our home can quickly turn into a scene from</i> …

Cleaning

I tried the 7-minute workout for a month — here's what happened

The 7-minute workout is a science-backed circuit routine that uses only body weight. The high-intensity interval-training program was designed by two exercise scientists, Chris Jordan and Bret Klika, to be the most efficient workout. Our video producer, Kevin Reilly, spent 30 days using the …

The Mind-Blowing Sand Sculptures of Toshihiko Hosaka

Looking at Toshihiko Hosaka’s incredibly detailed sculptures, it’s hard to believe that they are made from grainy beach sand, and not some sort of …

Adding Electrical Outlets: How to Wire a New Outlet to an Existing One

Adding Electrical Outlets: How to Wire a New Outlet to an Existing One<p>Updated on September 28, 2017<p>Adding and Wiring New Outlets<p>Do you need extra …

Nightmarishly Beautiful Illustrations Of Reimagined Asian Myths

Fashion illustration and fashion design aren't exactly the same thing, since designs are used to make clothing but fashion illustrations often …

Stare at These Psychedelic Abstractions, and Tell Us What You See

Outsider artist Eric Howard's flashy paintings are naturally unnatural.<p>Psychedelic doesn't even begin to describe the hallucinatory concoctions of artist Eric Howard. Working in illustration and an array of different styles of painting, Howard's works obey no discernible laws of nature or any art …

Using wood ashes in the garden #Organic_Gardening

Gardening<p><b>1.</b> Make lye water out of ash. You can boil 2-3 spoons of ash (clean white/grey fluffy ash) with water and then filter it with a coffee …

Hang Upper Cabinets by Yourself - Cabinet Brace How-To

How To Make Your Own Mosquito Repellent Candles

Mosquito bites can ruin a pleasant vacation or a beautiful night spent outdoors. Summer brings a lot of joy in our lives, as we can enjoy fresh air, …

How to Install Drawer Slides

While there are many types of drawer slides one can purchase or make, I always seem to gravitate back to these full-extension ball bearing slides. I …

Woodworking