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Fluffy Carrot Cake

Whip up a delicious treat this Easter.<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>4 eggs<p>1/2 cup vegetable oil<p>1/2 cup applesauce<p>2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract<p>1 cup granulated sugar<p>1 cup firmly packed dark brown sugar<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>1 tablespoon baking powder<p>1 teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>1/2 teaspoon salt<p>1/4 teaspoon ground …

Dessert

Alea Toussaint Wallpaper Download: Day 7!

Today is the final day of Alea Toussaint‘s beautiful wallpaper downloads. It’s been such a pleasure to have her gorgeous handmade patterns on the …

Home Decorating

22 Contemporary Authors You Absolutely Should Be Reading

These writers are not to be missed.

Sustainable Northern Rivers Beach House in Australia Displaying a Surprising Form

<b>Refresh * Architecture</b> completed <b>Northern Rivers Beach House</b>, a modern residence located in South Golden Beach, Australia. According to the …

11 Genius Storage Tricks for a Tiny Kitchen

When you don't have much space, make every inch work extra hard.<p>When you don't have much space, make every inch work extra hard.

Spices

4 Clever Gift-Wrapping DIYs that Will Have Your Packages Looking Like a Million Bucks

When it comes to gift-giving, it's the thought that counts... but you'll get a lot more brownie points if your thoughts are wrapped in beautiful …

Articles about modern cottage retreat quebec on Dwell.com - Dwell

A Martha’s Vineyard retreat surpasses the traditional boundaries of Cape Cod architecture with a contemporary design by Harvard...<p>The Watershed is an off-the-grid writer’s retreat that architect Erin Moore designed for her mother, nature writer Kathleen Dean...<p>In Guilford, Connecticut, residents …

Articles about low maintenance landscape midcentury denver home on Dwell.com - Dwell

These no-fuss landscaping ideas yield gardens that practically take care of themselves.<p>These midcentury modern homes showcase the design of Frank Lloyd Wright, Charles Gwathmey, Willis & Lillian Leenhouts, and more.<p>In Handcrafted Modern, photographer Leslie Williamson captured precisely these quiet …

Articles about affordable prefab prototype vietnam on Dwell.com - Dwell

A compact Vietnamese prefab housing prototype features local materials.<p>Inside the shell of the Oyster House prototype lies a new shape for affordable housing.<p>A new prefab prototype on a Scottish island demonstrates a smart—and superlocal—approach to building in far-flung locations.<p>How Superstorm …

Prefab Homes

Articles about modern wooden frame retreat france on Dwell.com - Dwell

Like a little chapel on the prairie, architect Jean-Baptiste Barache’s simply elegant retreat in the tiny Normandy town of...<p>A Martha’s Vineyard retreat surpasses the traditional boundaries of Cape Cod architecture with a contemporary design by Harvard...<p>The Watershed is an off-the-grid writer’s …

Articles about small footprint fayetteville on Dwell.com - Dwell

The first few paragraphs of a recent New York Times article on architect Gary Chang's Hong Kong apartment read like a scene from...<p>Rising out of the Texas bayou, Houston is both a sprawling metropolis and the largest city in the United States without zoning...<p>I've always been a firm believer that …

Outbuilding of the Week: A $25 Trailer Transformed, for a Family of Four

Under the watchful eye of architect Karel Verstraeten of FELT, a family of four transformed an abandoned construction-site trailer, acquired for 15€ …

Cottages

25 Cool Firewood Storage Designs For Modern Homes

While in most cases the fireplace itself is the main attraction, the focal point of the room it’s in, sometimes the accessories and the décor around …

How To Cut Glass Bottles

<b>Bottle cutting</b> may seem like a difficult project for the novice DIYer but is actually easier than one might think. With the <b>proper bottle cutter</b>, a …

Architizer

Beautiful Houses: House in Ohno

Today we will show you a beautiful house in Ohno, Japan, a project by Airhouse Design Office. This place is great. The layout, furniture, colors, the …

Outbuilding of the Week: A Study in Black by LA Designer Alexandra Angle

Los Angeles-based designer Alexandra Angle worked in event design and wrote an entertaining guide with her husband, Eliot, called <i>Cocktail Parties</i> …

Interior Design

Articles about modern prefab cabins california state parks on Dwell.com - Dwell

Students dream up modular structures for camping around California parklands.<p>Construction in a controlled factory setting means these cozy prefab cabins are not only space-efficient, but also carefully...<p>A 1950s Joseph Esherick home in Berkeley, California, inspires an addition that pays homage to …

Prefab Homes

Modular Shipping Container Home Offers The Perfect Floor Plan

Built using a <b>standard 40′ shipping container</b>, this is one of the prefab houses designed by Australian firm Nova Deko Modular. Although it’s one of …

Ultimate Budget Storage: 10 Kitchens with Ikea’s Grundtal Rail System

My kitchen in Brooklyn, New York, is actually an entryway. When the apartment was remodeled, the kitchen was obviously an afterthought; it’s smashed …

IKEA

10 Genius Garden Hacks with Concrete

Is there a more versatile hardscaping material than humble concrete? In the garden, you can use concrete blocks (or board formed concrete) to make: a …

Landscaping

15 Reasons Why Vinegar is the Ultimate Cleaning Solution

The secret fix to most household messes was already in your kitchen cupboard.<p><b>1. Kitchen Surfaces and Utensils</b><br>Vinegar has antimicrobial and antibacterial properties that make it a good choice for cleaning in the kitchen. Mix equal parts white vinegar and water, then pour it into a spray bottle. Use …

Cleaning

Muuto-Style Cabinet Pulls on a Budget

As you might have noticed, we’re obsessed with the Dot Coat Hooks from Scandinavian design house Muuto. A few days ago, while walking the aisles of …

Modern Private Sao Paulo Home Offers A Stylish Natural Retreat

The last few years have seen homeowners turn towards semi-urban and rural settings in an attempt to find that perfect natural retreat that allows …

After the Jump: Lisa Congdon

One of the most difficult parts of running a creative or arts-based business is just that – the <i>business</i>. From pricing and licensing to negotiating …

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This is a reminder that the Glebe House Tour is THIS SUNDAY so get your tickets (details here) and enjoy snooping in other people’s homes with me! I …

21 Problems You Can Solve With Baking Soda

Seriously, store a box of this stuff in every room of your house.<p>Sure, it's a pro at making chewy chocolate chip cookies, but baking soda's real claim-to-fame is its power to freshen and clean many spots in your home. It's a super-effective (but gentle) abrasive and is a great natural deodorizer, …

Cleaning

DIY: Pressed Seaweed Prints

As a native Cape Codder, I’ve always been fond of seaweed. So when I ran across designer Karen Robertson‘s pressed seaweed DIY on Garden Design, I …

Crafting

Abandoned hut in Westfjords, Iceland

Abandoned hut in <b>Westfjords, Iceland</b>.

Home built by Jay Nelson on Kauai, Hawaii

Home built by Jay Nelson on <b>Kauai, Hawaii</b>.<p>Contributed by Jess Bianchi