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All-in-one furniture cube is perfect for micro apartments

It includes a bed, a walk-in closet, and additional kitchen counter space<p>Nils Holger Moormann, the German-based designer behind this tricked-out Volkswagen van-cum-mobile-home, has designed another small-space solution, this time an all-in-one furniture cube for people living in micro …

Furniture

The Bitter Legal Battle over Peggy Guggenheim’s Blockbuster Art Collection

Almost four decades after her death, Peggy Guggenheim is the central figure in a continuing art-world imbroglio: the seemingly endless legal battle by some of her descendants over her superlative 20th-century art collection—and the Venetian palazzo housing it—she left to her uncle’s foundation. …

Art

What will we wear in 2017?

Lindsay Baker looks for clues from the catwalk for the fashion trends in the year ahead.<p>Fashions on the catwalk can seem remote at times – but they set the trends that filter down through the fashion press and social media, into our wardrobes and onto the streets. So while you might not find …

Ralph Lauren

25 Animations of Great Literary Works: From Plato, Dostoevsky & Dickinson, to Kafka, Hemingway & Bradbury

Over the years, we've featured a large number of literary works that have been wonderfully re-imagined by animators. Rather than leaving these works …

The Manhattan Cocktail: A Complete Guide to Its Myths and Mixology

One recent cocktail hour in Manhattan, I bellied up to the bar at Porchlight, the Danny Meyer bar on 11th Avenue, beneath the ascendant superblocks …

Hillary Clinton

A modern apartment for cool, creative city dwellers

Making an apartment look pretty is a breeze, but making it look cool? That's an entirely different story.<p>Fads and fashions change every day, and it's …

Whistler A-Frame Cabin - Architecture

During the time off of the holidays, I really enjoyed taking the time off to explore new areas where I haven’t been to OR work on projects where …

Architecture

You Only Need 3 Months To Become A Brand New You (With This Self-Improvement Approach)

You’re sitting in your living room watching a new Tony Robbins motivational documentary about changing yourself. By the end, you’re so excited about …

Living Rooms

Make your own dumplings for dinner tonight. It's easier than you think.

If you're in the mood for dumplings, you could spend an hour waiting for the <i>xiao long bao</i> at Din Tai Fung, drive to Hacienda Heights for the potstickers at Earthen, or brave the numb-taste dumplings at Chengdu Taste. Or you could make your own dumplings tonight.<p>This pork dumpling recipe, from Ruth …

The Complete Guide To Visiting Barcelona

Barcelona is one of Spain’s (and Europe’s) most iconic cities. It’s a great place to experience Catalan culture, beautiful architecture and …

Barcelona

Whip up Some Homemade Butter in a Jar

It'll make whipped cream at first, but if you allow it to continue whipping, it'll turn into butter and buttermilk.<p>One quart of heavy cream will give …

A Great Writer We Should Know

Zama<p>by Antonio Di Benedetto, translated from the Spanish by Esther Allen<p>New York Review Books, 201 pp., $15.95 (paper)<p>The year is 1790, the place an …

Literature

Why Eastern Europe Will be 2017’s Hot Travel Destination

Gazing up at the Eiffel Tower post-baguette, or tossing coins into the Trevi Fountain before devouring bowls of cacio e pepe are dreamy European experiences that will forever inspire flights to Paris and Rome. Beyond such timeless locales, however, curious itinerants are increasingly looking east …

7 prefab homes that impressed us in 2016

Another prefabulous year behind us!<p>The idea that prefab homes can provide an efficient alternative to traditional construction is no longer news. Besides digging deep into all kinds of prefab dreams percolating throughout the last century, Curbed also been sharing plenty of prefab options currently …

Prefab Homes