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Parental leave revolution under way for Australia's corporates

Six months out from the birth of his first child, now is a good time for brand manager James Timms to be feeling supported by his employer.<p>The …

The Easiest DIY Hanging Planter in the World

I'm baaaaaack! Allison from Shark Tails here…and guys, I am thrilled to be back at Remodelaholic sharing a super easy (and inexpensive) take on a …

How to Initiate Small Talk Using the ARE Method | The Art of Manliness

<i>Social Briefings are short bi-monthly dispatches that offer practical tips to improve your social skills.</i> <i>Read more on their raison d’etre</i><i>.</i> <b></b><p>So you know …

Tape That Allen Wrench to the Bottom of Whatever It Came With

There’s never an Allen wrench around when you need one, which is why they come with nearly every Ikea item. But years down the line, when you need to …

Woodworking

11 Ways to Add Curb Appeal for Under $100

Too many people ignore curb appeal until it’s time to move. Then they spruce up the place for the next residents. How does this make sense? Every …

Home Improvement

Garden DIY projects - simple and quick home improvement

Sunday is the day of rest but if you don't want to waste all of it lounging around, why not tackle a couple of super simple and quick home …

15 absurdly easy kitchen DIYs that only look expensive

Your kitchen is a space that can always benefit from a freshen up or even some simple upgrades that keep it looking modern and expensive. So how …

How to Locate Gas/Water Shut Offs, Electrical Panels, & More | The Art of Manliness

As a homeowner, there are certain maintenance tasks, safety features, and basic pieces of knowledge about your property which you should know like …

Home Improvement

How to Unclog a Drain With Baking Soda & Vinegar | The Art of Manliness

Hair, soap scum, and dirt make up a cocktail of gross sludge that has to make its way from your sinks, bathtubs, and showers to the outside world. …

How to Make a Concrete Globe Garden Planter

Globe garden planter<p>Reimagine the humble concrete garden sphere by flipping it over and transforming it into a planter full of ready-to-bloom spring …

7 Things to Look for in a Quality Suit | The Art of Manliness

When investing in a suit, you generally want one that’s going to look great and last long — a real quality garment. It’s easy to fall into the trap …

Turn Empty Liquor Bottles Into Beautiful Oil Lamps

I don’t know about you, but I am loathe to throw away my empty liquor bottles. They’re just so pretty, and tossing them in the recycling bin makes my …

Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About Arm Knitting

Oversized knit blankets crafted from chunky yarn and PVC-pipe needles have been floating around Pinterest for a few years now. And while the finished …

iMustech 11-in-1 Multitool

Price: $8 | BuyThe perfect EDC tool to hang from your bag, this versatile gizmo includes a spoon, fork, bottle opener, US and metric rulers, imperial …

Why You Need a Morning Ritual, not Just Morning Routine

You probably already have a morning <i>routine</i>, where you get up, clean up, get ready for the day, and head out the door. What you may be missing is a …

9 Fun Tricks You Can Do With Static Electricity

If you ever wanted to be a wizard, or just to try your hand at some magic tricks, you should learn the dark arts of... static electricity. Yep, with …

Magic

5 Easy DIY Tutorials for That Viral Chunky Knit Blanket

It's time to cuddle up with some Netflix and knits!<p>It's that time of year when staying indoors while snuggled up in a blanket all day sounds better than having to go to work or do errands, especially if it was this chunky knit blanket that people on Instagram are obsessing over.<p>This new knit …

Knitting

This magical remote can control everything in your home

The 'Smart Remote' from 'Sevenhugs' adapts to whatever you point at<br>using Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and infrared command.

This Woman Knits Blankets With Super-Sized Yarn and Her Bare Hands

When the weather is especially brutal, there's nothing like crawling under a chunky, wool blanket to stay warm. Anna Marinenko takes that idea of …

9 Knitting Projects to Tackle This Winter

The winter holidays often bring some vacation time and the desire to curl up by a fireplace with hot chocolate. You might as well do something …

How to Paint a Room

Painting interior walls is the easiest way to freshen up your place. But this project can quickly turn into a nightmare if you're not careful. Follow these six tips the next time you paint and you'll get great-looking walls while keeping your sanity.<p>Interior painting is by far the most popular …

Home Improvement

7 Best Home Improvement Projects for $1,000 or Less

Stretch your dollars to make a big impact.<p>Stretch your dollars to make a big impact.<p>More<p>A thousand dollars may not seem to be a large amount of money …

15 Unique Pieces of Furniture You Can Easily Build Yourself

Posted on December 21, 2016September 29, 2017<p><b>Need new furniture for your home? Instead of buying expensive furniture from the market, consider making</b> …

How to Use a Chronograph and Tachymeter on a Wristwatch | The Art of Manliness

In our guide to men’s wristwatches, we discussed “complications” — the various extra features on a watch that go beyond just telling time. Two of the …

Watches

Men's Overcoats: What to Look For | The Art of Manliness

How many cold-weather coats does the average man need?<p>There are those men, often younger, who don’t have to dress professionally each day, who try to …

Men's Fashion

How to Exit a Room Like a Man | The Art of Manliness

You’re at a party. Maybe someone made you go, cornered you at work or school and you couldn’t think of an excuse fast enough to dodge the invitation. …

How to Undo the Damage of Sitting - 7 Simple Exercises | The Art of Manliness

If you’re like most men living and working in a techno-service economy, you probably spend a good deal of your day sitting down. You go from the …

How to Tie Lashings | The Art of Manliness

The number of ways a person can tie things together is more or less limitless, from the thousands and thousands of legitimate knots and roping …

Be Successful By Making Others Look Good | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This excerpt is a chapter from Ryan Holiday’s new book,</i> Ego Is the Enemy<i>. After you’ve read it, listen to my podcast interview with</i> …