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Ridiculously Adorable Rescue Cats Photographed Mid-Shake

Photographer Carli Davidson is offering the world an unexpectedly wonderful treat: portraits of cats who are in the middle of a hilariously satisfying shake. Using her high-speed camera, the artist humanely works with adorable felines, making sure the cats feel comfortable in her studio, to capture …

19 tricks stores use to make you spend more money

From supermarkets to department stores, retailers employ clever techniques designed to get you to spend more.<p>Stores are carefully engineered, and every aspect of the design has a highly specific purpose — from the background music to the interior wall color.<p>To become more of a savvy shopper — and …

Personal Finance

Three-Dimensional Human Collages Encased in Layers of Glass

Brooklyn-based contemporary artist Dustin Yellin has received worldwide recognition for his technique to creating large-scale, fantastical collages encased within layers of glass. <i>Psychogeographies</i>, his newest exhibition commissioned by the New York City Ballet for the annual Art series, is a …

Art

A List of the Reasons Cited Against Gun Control and an Effort to Think Them Through

The day I got the first note from Huffington post that I can henceforth blog for them, I was ecstatic - and scared. I wanted to write on topics to provoke thoughts, and provoking thoughts would undoubtedly provoke emotions and opposition too. Thus the fear. But after my first piece, I realized that …

Guns

19th Century Sea Captain's Home Converted into Modern Santorini Cave

Located in the town of Oia, Greece is 1864 – The Sea Captain's House, a luxury hotel that overlooks the gorgeous seaside landscape on Santorini island. The lodging, which was once a 19th-century sea captain's home (as the name suggests), has been converted into several stunning accommodations, …

Architecture

Illuminated Tree Stumps Are a Clever Take on Natural Decor

This might be the coolest lamp ever.<p>If you're looking for a way to bring the outdoors into your home, we'd like to introduce you to Duncan Meerding, a Tasmania-based furniture and lighting designer who transforms naturally cracked tree stumps into lamps.<p>Duncan's work has caught our attention for …

Stunning Cosmic Snapshots Document Astronaut Scott Kelly’s First Six Months in Space

Astronaut Scott Kelly is on his way to becoming the first American to travel on the world's longest spaceflight. Since his launch in spring 2015, the commander has been documenting this extraterrestrial journey with a series of artistic snapshots. Some feature Earth from an extreme bird's-eye view …

An All-White Bathroom Starts Singing the Blues

Yes, you can have a serene space and a little color too.<p>Sometimes an all-white bathroom is a great thing. Clean lines, soft light, and unfussy fixtures certainly make for a relaxing space. But Jen Pinkston, the blogger behind The Effortless Chic, didn't have that kind of white bathroom. Hers was …

The Collector's Guide to Jadeite

These green glass pieces will get your kitchen shelves in mint condition.<p>These green glass pieces will get your kitchen shelves in mint condition.

Weathered Beauty of 500 Colorful Garage Doors Withstanding the Test of Time

Lithuanian photographer Agne Gintalaite shows us that even a simple garage door can serve as the perfect muse for an entire project. Within her <i>Beauty Remains</i> series, the artist documents the colorful entrances that have stood intact for decades, while allowing time to leave its mark. “On a recent …

6 Best Tools to Boost E-Commerce Conversions

Rocking the e-commerce world is hardly a unique goal, but with the competitive nature of the industry weighing us down, it is difficult for a newbie …

Introducing BoF Education, Fashion’s Platform for Online Learning

Introducing BoF Education, an online resource for fashion students, educators and entrepreneurs, with the support of River Island and The …

Rustic Stable House Is Disassembled and Transformed into Modern Holiday Home

In the wheat fields of Tuscany sits what appears to be an unassuming, historic stone building. Beyond this rustic exterior, however, is a former stable house whose interior has been completely transformed into a strikingly modern holiday home. Roy David Studio was responsible for this …

Rustic

#Vanlife: The Wanderlust-Inducing Lifestyle of Roaming Across the Country in a Home-on-Wheels

What is #vanlife? For some, it's just a hashtag on Instagram, but for others, it's a philosophy, a way of life that says, “Home is where you park it.” For members of the #vanlife community, there is no greater pleasure than driving down empty roads in their home-on-wheels, sleeping under the stars, …

Documentaries

12 All-American Islands to Visit This Summer

Who needs the Caribbean?<p>Who needs the Caribbean? The United States boasts some of the most stunning getaways in any ocean (or lake!).

4 Flowers That Are Even More Beautiful Than Peonies

There's a full, dramatic bloom for every season.<p>The start of summer signals the end of peony season, sadly, but lookalike flower varieties are easy to come by — any time of the year.

The Good Reason This Abandoned Home Was Filled With Flowers

The property was so neglected, most people would choose to demolish it entirely.<p>When we first heard about florist Lisa Waud's plan to turn an abandoned house in Hamtrack, Michigan into beautiful flower-covered oasis as part of an exhibit planned for October, we were definitely intrigued. Now, …

6 Paint Colors You Only Think You Hate

This will have you seeing pink, orange and red in a whole new light.<p>The paint aisle is full of both inspiration and opinions, and some colors never get a fair shake. But color pros Tobi Fairley and Amy Krane are here to explain why you may want to rethink those underrated hues.

17 Fun Works of Art Inspired by Ice Cream

Since ice cream is the ultimate go-to indulgence in sweet, comfort food, it's no wonder that this delectable dessert has its own national holiday. (Here in the US, National Ice Cream Day falls on the third Sunday of July, making July 19th the perfect cheat day.) This should also make it no surprise …

Ice Cream

Millennial Marketing Tips From 4 of the World’s Biggest Digital Platforms

A quartet of executives from Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter and Pandora gave advertisers tips on how to reach millennials during a panel at …

What Makes Startups Succeed When 40 Percent Fail?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you are planning to start your own business, or have already done so, cheers to you! You have overcome one of the chief obstacles every single entrepreneur faces: not letting fear and self-doubt prevent you from striving to realize …

Entrepreneurship

Artist manipulates photos into surreal and dreamlike scenes

Typically, when we feature Sarah DeRemer's artwork, we're weirded out by her animal mashups. But this time, we're going to peek into her dream …

This Is a Far Cry From Your Typical Farmhouse

A modern surprise awaits inside.<p>Less has never been more, well, more than in this Vermont gable house and barn. The exterior, with shaker shingles and stone walls, might lead you to think that the interior is rustic (or, dare we say, old), but you'd be surprised. Inside, the grand abode boasts a …

Bedrooms

See How One Artist Turns Fruits and Veggies Into Beautiful Junk Food

As kids, we were scolded for playing with our food more times than we can count. But our parents might have been more forgiving had our meals turned …

Ice Cream

Best Friends Build Tiny Homes on a Ranch to Celebrate Their Lifelong Friendship

Four families inspired best friends everywhere when they decided to solidify their long-time friendship in an extremely unique way. After asking architect Matt Garcia for help, the friends collaboratively designed a personalized ranch right outside of Austin, Texas, so that each family would have …

Vegetable Gardens

11 DIY Planters Your Houseplants Need

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Design

Articles about futuristic apartment glass enclosed bedroom on Dwell.com - Dwell

Looking to modernize your bedroom with a sleek, unexpected twist? Glass is here to help.<p>Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest.<p>Batiik Studio fashions a minimalist black box that integrates the bedroom, bathroom, and storage to save space in this small...<p>The …

House Design

Articles about 5 tips making most your attic on Dwell.com - Dwell

Every woman has daydreamed about having a beautiful dressing room all her own at some point.<p>Jenny Wu, a partner at Oyler Wu Collaborative, documents the process from design through fabrication of their latest...<p>All of us have heard that the real estate market is "bad" right now. However, what is …

Real Estate

18 of the Most Charming Small Towns Across America

Small town America is alive and well.<p>Our friends at CountryLiving.com asked their Facebook fans to share their favorite small towns in America. Here are some of the nominations, all with populations of under 13,000.