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Fall 2014 Trend: How to Wear a Scarf With a Belt Like Burberry

1. It accentuates your waist, so it's actually really figure-flattering.<p>2. It's an instant wardrobe updater! When worn over even the most basic pieces (jeans, T-shirt, white button-down, shirtdress, etc.) it still looks fancy, like you got a cool new vest or dress.<p>3. It's free. Free! You can do …

Ralph Lauren, Michael Kors and Designers That Do the Best Plus-Size Clothes

Remember Emme? She's the gorgeous, outspoken, smart, and savvy model who broke barriers by becoming the first-ever full-figured model category to land a major contract with cosmetics company in the '90s. The contract was with Revlon, if you recall.<p>Well, she's is back—and hallelujah for that. She …

20 Apps You Won't Be Able to Live Without

Photo: Getty Images<p><b>1. KillSwitch:</b> This app discretely removes all traces of your ex from your Facebook profile.<p><b>2. Sleep Cycle:</b> This alarm clock analyzes your sleep patterns and wakes you when you are in the lightest sleep phase so you feel refreshed instead of groggy.<p><b>3. CardMunch:</b> This app quickly …

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7 Tips to Being a Power Networker | Inc.com

Networking can be a very fun, very enjoyable, and very fulfilling part of your professional career if you do it right. Though not everyone is a natural at it, you may not realize (especially if you identify as an introvert) that nobody is a natural networker. Social butterflies might seem like they …

5 Most Common Startup Marketing Failures | Inc.com

No matter what industry you're in, every business owner feels the same way when they launch their business--proud, though aware of the difficulty that may lie ahead.<p>When you put everything on the line in order to pursue one of your dreams, the last thing you want to happen is to fail, so instead, …

The New Habit Challenge: Wear The Same Clothes Every Day

Making a lot of small decisions all day wears out your brain for the big stuff. This week we’re cutting out some inconsequential choices.<p>Ever notice how Barack Obama, Mark Zuckerberg, Michael Kors, and countless other pioneers all seem to experience fashion deja vu on a daily basis? They must know …

9 Skyrim Secrets You Probably Didn't Find

Sneaky secrets.<p>Skyrim is a game so massive that you can explore the tundras for days and still not see everything. Even if you’ve slain every dragon, …

Hints for a Complete GOURMET GARDEN, on the Cheap!

Introduction: Hints for a Complete GOURMET GARDEN, on the Cheap!<p>Hello there plant lovers and green fellows! Here I'll be posting some tips, tricks …

Gardening

Grow A Winter Herb Garden Indoors

Enjoy fresh herbs all winter with this simple windowsill garden. Originally published on Goodhousekeeping.com.<p><b>What you'll need:</b><p>Pots with drainage holes<br>• Gravel<br>• Fresh soil (from local garden center)<br>• Herb seed packets or seedlings<br>• Plant markers<p><b>Instructions:</b>1. Visit your local garden supply center to buy …

Gardening

DIY VIDEO: How to Make a Mason Jar Herb Garden with Model Summer Rayne Oakes

If you’ve always dreamed of having a little herb garden in your kitchen, here’s a video DIY from our friend Summer Rayne Oakes that can bring that …

How to Grow an Herb Garden Using Eggshell Planters

Spring is the perfect time of year to plant a garden, and it’s a great opportunity to get your kids involved in gardening at a young age. Over at our …

Keep Your Closet Uncluttered All Year Long: 7 Foolproof Tips

Living with a small closet can be a frustrating experience. Picture the classic cartoon moment of opening the closet door and everything spilling …

Work Outfit Idea: How to Dress Up a Graphic T-Shirt for the Office

Another reason we love awards season? All the Sandra Bullock sightings. She rocked the Golden Globes red carpet in a feminine but just-edgy-enough dress by Prabal Gurung (I loved it) and, at the BAFTA Tea Party beforehand, reminded us that she kills it in business casual too.<p>Think about taking some …

A 10 Step Guide to Dressing Like a Street Style Pro

Follow our lead and you’ll find yourself on the business end of Bill Cunningham’s lens in no time.

Street Style

Get A Promotion This Year: Work Outfits That'll Impress Your Boss

Check out our tips for stylish, HR-approved combinations that are sure to make you feel like a total boss.

Clothing

12 New Ways To Wear Your White Button-Down

It’s that time of the season when even those must-have pieces you nabbed back in August are starting to feel, well, just not that new. When wardrobe …

Clothing

American Apparel Mannequins Now Feature Pubic Hair

The controversial retailer has given the mannequins in one of its New York City stores a makeover...just in time for Valentine's Day.<p>Controversial …

The Best Bathroom Plants For Your Interior

This winter, I’ve noticed just how stark my powder room appears to be, especially since the countertops are white and the fixtures are clean-lined …

How To Be Productive (Even In Your PJs)

Photographed by Claire Pepper.<p><i>Full disclosure: sometimes, we're lazy girls. So, whether it's seven ways to simplify our morning routine or how to</i> …

A Dozen Creative Ideas For Decorating Blank Walls

When you have a big, blank wall to fill, your first thought may be a gallery wall. There's nothing wrong with that, but sometimes it's nice to break up all of that flat framed artwork with something different. Enter baskets, brackets, paint-dipped objects, wall sculptures, special paint effects and …

How to Customize Your YouTube Channel

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> Entrepreneur Magazine's Ultimate Guide to YouTube for Business<i>, marketing and public relations consultant Jason Rich show you how to master the secrets of successful "YouTubers" and put your brand, product or service in front</i> …

3 Ingredients to Building a Digital Brand From Scratch

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>All you need to create a digital brand from nothing is an Internet connection and the drive to make it happen. I can say this after taking an idea from birth to a respected local digital brand, which now reaches over 50,000 people per …

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag – A Beginner's Guide

Today, Ubisoft released Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, a pirate-themed installment in the juggernaut franchise. The game is a lot of fun, but it is …

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16 Creative Design And Décor Ideas For Limited Spaces

Decorating a small space is not easy. You have to find solutions for unexpected and unusual problems and you have to manage to fit all the basics and …

100+ Best Room Decorating Ideas - Home Design Pictures

Is dusty rose and charcoal grey not the happiest palette for spring?<p>We're traveling back in time, and our favorite spaces have never looked so good.<p>These designer picks go well beyond white and beige.<p>It's the easiest way to add instant curb appeal.<p>It's the heart of a room — and a savior on chilly …

19 Closet Organization Ideas You'll Want to Steal Immediately

More room = more shoes!<p>A clean, organized closet is the best: Not only does it streamline your morning routine, but you also have more room to buy new clothes and shoes. Which we all <i>obviously</i> need. If you want to make the most of your space, try some of these ideas.

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7 Life Lessons You Learn from Owning Your First Home

You've spent hours researching mortgage rates, but here are a few things no one warns you will come with the property territory.<p>Photos: …