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At home with the Danes

Danish design has long been a byword for cool, simple elegance. But it can be austere. Leonardo Clausi travels to Copenhagen to see how a new generation is softening up<p>When it comes to creating space to live in, the Danes seem effortless, natural and spontaneous in their approach, influenced …

ListenUp

Sonzeira: Aquarela do Brasil (Mark E Remix)<p>Recognized by the BBC as the "Best Singer of the Millennium," legendary Brazilian chanteuse Elza Soares is an essential contributor to Gilles Peterson's new concept album <i>Brasil Bam Bam Bam</i>. Peterson tapped some of the country's leading artists to represent …

Indie Music

The Rolling Stones Illustrations by Stavros Damos

Illustrated portraits of the the legendary Rolling Stones.<p>Thessaloníki, Greece based illustrator Stavros Damos has created this amazing series of The …

Guitar

Is DEET Safe To Use?

Yet another review of the science answers: Yes.<p>DEET is a popular insect repellent—an estimated 30 percent of Americans use it every year—yet it sounds like a good number of people are wary of it, too. A Google search of "DEET dangers" found a Mercola article saying DEET kills mosquitoes, although …

Delicious Creepy Crawly Snacks Around the World

The United Nations wants us to just get over it... our inner cringe-response to eating insects, that is. Our six-legged neighbors have been getting the short end of the stick from squeamish humans, particularly as a food source which could solve the problems of growing poverty, pollution, and the …

Colorful Judd Side Table With Different Variations

Designer Nathan Yong an end table named Judd for Punt. Judd is an angular table that could work next to a bed or at the end of a sofa, while just as …

Swiveling Chair Gives You Power Over Your own Privacy

Sometimes when you work, you just want to be alone. Other times, you welcome the input and communication with others. The unusual Tuttomio chair from …

Furniture

Behind the Bar: Gastronomista’s Stolen Negroni

When I first started editing this column a few years ago, I wasn’t big on cocktails, so I’d give them all to my husband. Now each month I look …

In the Kitchen With: Steph’s Salted Caramel Mousse and Caramel Popcorn

This week’s recipe comes to us all the way from Sydney, one of my absolute favorite cities in the world. I stumbled across engineer Steph Michaelis’ …

Fondue Slippers Mold into a Perfect Replica of Your Feet

Taking the ‘barefoot shoe’ concept to its breaking point is the Fondue Slipper, a custom-fitted pair of shoes created by casting a mold of the …

Christina's Exposed Brick

Like this entry? Favorite it below!<p>Name:ChristinaLocation:New York, NYSquare Feet:375Division:Teeny-TinyWhat I Love About My Small Home:After a long …

Small Spaces

“The Fault in Our Stars” has been unfairly bashed by critics who don’t understand it

Those condemning “Fault in Our Stars” as immature are blinded by their own prejudices<p>What makes a novel, or any other piece of writing, "literature"? There are at least two ways to answer that question. If you're Ruth Graham, author of a recent essay in Slate titled "Against YA: Adults Should Be …

Loop Portraits:Romain Laurent Reveals His Tricks

When we see a photo that just makes us say, “How in the world?!” we just have to stop talking out loud to our computer screen, hunt down the genius …

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