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This Top Design Influencer Knows How To Do Boho — Without Looking Cheesy

"Boho chic" can be an intimidating phrase for those who haven't dabbled in it — and we don't blame them. The decorating style can easily veer …

Home Decorating

New York at Its Core

This ten year permanent exhibition examines the past, present, and future of New York City. Due to the city's ever evolving nature, a major design …

Research: When a Retail Store Closes, Crime Increases Around It

From Boston to Los Angeles, “mixed use” development, combining residential and commercial properties, is on the rise. The benefits that have been cited for colocating housing and retail establishments include reduced travel distances, more-pedestrian-friendly neighborhoods, and stronger local …

Villa D’Este – Tivoli, Italy | Amazing Places

Italy

Charming West Village one-bedroom with lots of built-ins asks $900,000

There are built-in shelves in the living room, kitchen, and bedroom<p><i>Welcome back to</i> <i>The Six Digit Club</i><i>, in which we take a look at a newish-to-market listing priced under $1 million, because nice things sometimes come in small packages. Send nominations to the</i> <i>tipline</i><i>.</i><p>In the West Village, a …

2017 Wedding Trends: From Translucent Cakes to Four-Legged Guests

We're just a month into 2017, but already it's clear that newly engaged couples will be taking a new direction when it comes to planning their "I …

Weddings

The Ultimate Art App List

ArtBit<p>One of the most exciting apps out there, <b>ArtBit</b> lets you experience insider insights and offbeat discoveries from artists and enthusiasts …

A College Degree Doesn't Get You That Far if You're Black

As America transitions to a new administration, there is mounting fear that Trump’s policies will put the American Dream even further out of reach …

17 Photos That'll Only Make Sense To People Who LOVE To Be Organized

Everything. In. Its. Place.

A fashion designer breaks down why some clothes are worth spending more on

At a fast-fashion retailer such as H&M, a simple cut-and-sew top can cost as little as $15. At Gap, something similar might run about $45. At Elizabeth Suzann, a small fashion label based in Nashville, Tennessee, one of the brand’s minimal kimono-sleeved t-shirts, made of cotton twill, is …

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Disrupt Yourself: 3 Strategies For Keeping Your Business On Top In The Digital Age

As new technologies race to the forefront, old business models are being upended. Digital powerhouses like Google and Amazon continue to push into new frontiers, while upstarts such as Uber and Airbnb compete with stalwarts in their respective industries.<p>How can your business survive in this …

Two Weeks to Apply Smart City Challenge

Imagine a morning commute with alerts of potholes or data that tells you the best parking spots? Those are the kind of smart city ideas that the …

Printtable: the large-format 3D printer made from two IKEA tables, yours for under $395

Jul 5, 2016 | By Benedict<p>Mechanic and 3D printing enthusiast Wayne Mason-Drust has hacked two IKEA Lack tables to make a custom-build, large-format …

This Portuguese Street Art Will Take You On A Trippy Journey

Can't. Look. Away.<p>You've never seen graffiti like this.<p>Parisian street artist Astro is making his mark all over the walls of the world, but his latest work appears in the Portuguese city of Loures.<p>The intricate optical illusion makes passersby feel as though the wall will take them into a "deep and …

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In Omaha, A Library With No Books Brings Technology To All

On the corner of the busiest intersection in Omaha, Neb., there's a square cement building, wrapped on two sides with a flashing LED billboard promoting the high-tech equipment and classes inside.<p>"I thought it was a 3-D printer sales place," says Frank Fu, a high school student.<p>Earlier this year, …

Coding While Black: Hacking The Future Of The Tech Industry

At Tech Square Labs in midtown Atlanta, you'll find glass walls and high ceilings. It follows the typical design trends of today's "hip" innovation centers and co-working office spaces. It's also where 14 low-income African-American students are learning Java as part of the Code Start program.<p>Code …

10 Organizing Tricks I Learned from The Home Edit

I am SO excited to share today's post with you! A few weeks ago, Clea and Joanna from The Home Edit came to my home to help organize my kitchen (and …

13 Ways to Style Your Bedside Table Photos

Interior Design

Organizing Tips for Every Room in Your House

From the best way to store your china to tricks that enlarge your living room, Harriet Griffey’s latest book will get your life in order, pronto<p>Whether it means cleaning out your closet, rearranging the kitchen cabinets, or streamlining your chaotic work day, getting organized can seriously change …

Personal Organizing

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Oriana Cyprus

<b>Introducing the newest Design Campus Professor, Oriana Cyprus – interior designer and founder of Oriana’sDesignFinder.com:</b><p>How did I get here?<p>Do you …

Lounge, Cafe, & Lobby Furniture Design Ideas

• Applications: Social Connection, In-Between Spaces, Lounge<br>• Products: Lagunitas Lounge System, CG_1 Table, Free Stand<br>• Size: 99 Sq Ft<br>• Footprint: 12' 7" x …

Material World - Luxury Fashion Trade-In

How it Works<p>Example Trade-In Earnings<p><i>For 7 items, from brands like:</i><p>DVF, Tory Burch, Theory, J Brand<br>Kate Spade, Rebecca Taylor<p>$212<p>Trade-In Earnings<p><i>For</i> …

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Not a Millionaire? Still No Reason You Shouldn’t be an Art Collector !

March 12, 2016<p>Gordana Sretenović. Teaching English and writing for a living. Obsessed with Jack Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg. Desires to travel the …

20 Quick and Easy Ways to Make Your Home Decor Classy

It isn’t easy to define what makes home decor classy, but you know it when you see it. Elegant if a bit predictable, neutral but sophisticated, shiny …

Community Garden Movement Draws Government and Corporate Support

Share103<p>Share7<p>Tweet2<p>Email<p>Shares 112<p>March 2, 2016; Los Angeles Times<p>Living in an urban area has long meant not having the same opportunities for city …