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13 examples of how to include a double-sided fireplace into your home

We often see fireplaces included in homes as a focal point, but we’ve increasingly noticed that we’re seeing double-sided fireplaces being used as …

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I just can’t get enough of Brown Design Group. I have featured 3 of their projects lately (here, here and here) and this one is lovely enough to …

Vaulted Ceilings 101: History, Pros & Cons, and Inspirational Examples

Vaulted ceilings are known, formally and informally, by many names in modern design (such as cathedral ceilings, raised ceilings, high ceilings, to …

How to Hang a Gallery Wall: Ideas and Tips

A gallery wall is an artfully displayed collection of photos or objects. We have some ideas, as well as planning and design tips, for you on how to …

50 Tips and Ideas For a Successful Man Cave Decor

You can have so much fun decorating a man cave it’s actually really exciting to simply think about it. A project like this offers a lot of …

5 Plants That Help Keep Mosquitoes Away

We'll take a lovely lavender bush over an ugly bug zapper any day.<p>We'll take a lovely lavender bush over an ugly bug zapper any day.

Mosquitoes

How To Avoid Mistakes When Renovating

Renovating. The word alone conjures images of messy, dust-filled rooms. Think of kitchen renovations where the stove, fridge and dishwasher have been …

17 Swimming Pools That Make Us Wish Year-Round Summer Was A Thing

But like, why isn't it?<p>From a Tuscan-style retreat to a rustic farmhouse swimming pool, these pools will make you want to dive right in. If you need more inspo, try our favorite patio and landscaping ideas. Now your backyard is summer (and party!) ready.

Landscaping

45 Classic Library Design Ideas

See the most stylish ways to stack treasured reads.<p>Whether your home is traditional, modern or somewhere in between, we've got the ultimate book-curation inspiration.

Interior Design

Guide To Choosing The Right Kitchen Counter Stools

A lot of kitchens include islands which double as bars or breakfast tables. But deciding whether or not you want a kitchen island is not the only …

A Cape Town Shop Promotes Excellent Coffee Through A Steampunk Design

Their customers say their coffee is the best in the world and we tend to agree, seeing how invested everyone is in creating a perfect and complete …

15 Minute Workout: Build a Hotter Bod in 3... 2... 1!

Decreasing your reps with each set can strengthen results<p>Productivity experts often tell clients to tackle the most challenging task on their to-do list first. The reason: A feeling of accomplishment gives you momentum to check off other less daunting tasks throughout the rest of the day—even as …

Workouts

10 Types of Squats Exercise You Should Be Doing For A Better Butt

Your go-to booty exercise could use an upgrade.<p>Squats are like the LBD of your butt and leg day workout—they’re the perfect staple and they make your bod look pretty amazing.<p>But they're not just great for your booty: They strengthen pretty much every muscle in your lower body, including your …

Workouts

21 Ways To Flatten Your Belly

Your ultimate guide to a slimmer midsection.<p><i>This article was written and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>A toned, flat tummy is a goal many of us strive to achieve, but endless crunches and ditching all your favorite foods isn't the right way to do it. Fortunately, a flat belly can be …

Nutrition

4 Standing Moves for a Super-Flat Stomach

Pooch, be gone.<p>You can get a stronger center without unfurling an exercise mat. In fact, the standing abdominals routine below hits all of the muscles that make up your core, from your abs to your hips, your pelvis to your lower back.<p>Check out the four exercises in our handy video and pin-able …

Women's Health

Road Trip: California's Pacific Coast Highway

Strap in and get ready for an exhilarating driving experience along this twisting, cliff-hugging route.<p>An exhilarating driving experience, this twisting, cliff-hugging, 123-mile (198-kilometer) route along the central California coast takes about five hours to complete at a leisurely pace. …

California

The 2014 Kitchen of the Year

For the San Francisco Decorator Showcase, designer Steven Miller created a dramatic space for entertaining.<p>For the San Francisco Decorator Showcase, designer Steven Miller created a dramatic space for entertaining.

Downton Abbey: Behind the scenes of series 5

On location at Highclere Castle for the filming of Downton Abbey<p>In her temporary tent outside <b>Highclere Castle</b> in Berkshire, Lisa Heathcote, the home economics adviser on <b>Downton Abbey</b><b>,</b> is peeling countless quail eggs to be served at the cocktail party – a reception being thrown by <b>Robert Crawley,</b> …

Perfect Balance Achieved For An Industrial Bachelor Pad

With a total surface of 92 square meters, this apartment may very well be a bachelor’s dream come true. It’s situated in Kaohsiung city, in Taiwn and …

Bedding Disrupters: Luxury Linens for Less, Online Edition

Last month we told you about seven mattress startup companies aiming to take a bite out of the multibillion-dollar American mattress trade. (See The …

Luxury Lifestyle

30 Patio Ideas to Make Your Backyard Look Incredible

Kick back under the sun with these stylish designer ideas for outdoor spaces.<p>Whether you have a porch, pool, or patio, our guide to creating a luxurious outside area will help you take full advantage of warm weather. Oh, and don't miss our top swimming pool designs and outdoor kitchens!

Mila Kunis is Selling Her LA Bachelorette Pad

Her Mediterranean-style house is up for grabs.<p>Mila Kunis has put her single-girl house on the market. Since the pregnant actress and her fiancé Ashton Kutcher reportedly bought a new mansion in Beverly Hills back in May, it seems that she doesn't need her bachelorette pad anymore. According to …

Road Trip: Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Take your time hopping from one clam shack to the next around vintage Cape Cod.<p>A drive around Massachusetts' vintage Cape Cod serves up miles of beaches, restful resort towns—and, yes, lobster and clam shacks.<p>There are capes all along the New England coast, but when anyone talks of "the Cape," the …

New England

Why a Trip to New York is a Rite of Passage

The Big Apple simply begs to be explored.<p>New York is one of those places, like Disney World, that is a child’s travel rite of passage.<p>For a first trip, stick with Manhattan, the classic microcosm of the world. There’s no major influence, theme, subject, attraction, or trend that in some way isn’t …

Alice In Wonderland