Laura Malins

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20 Easy Ways To Revamp Your Boring Room Into A Cozy Paradise With Fairy Lights

Right now, my room looks like a crime scene with all the disregarded clothes, under garments casually beautifying table tops and chairs, and a family …

DIY/Woodworking: 6 ways to make your own wardrobe

If you're thinking about sinking your teeth into a DIY project, why not craft yourself a new wooden wardrobe? We've got plenty of fresh ideas.<p>Storage …

Making a Toolbox from a Single 2×4

Single-board woodworking projects can be a fun and satisfying challenge. It’s often interesting to constrain yourself in some way, like this, as doing so can lead to new ideas and approaches that you wouldn’t otherwise arrive at. In this project from <i>Vintage Wood Workshop</i>, Kyle Bollendorf decided to …

10 Creative and Unique DIY Wall Lamps

Either it is the indoor area of your home or the outdoor space, decor is incomplete without a few lamps or lights. So, we thought of bringing you …

‘Arrowhead Joint’ Box

Eric Brown, a Dayton-area tool collector and woodworker, has been conducting further investigating and experimentation into curious corner joinery …

Woodworking

Home improvement: 10 pergola designs to recreate

We all love our outdoor spaces, but the reality is that sometimes, they get a bit too warm. Luckily, the solution is as easy as it is stylish… a nice …

Midcentury-inspired California home is an indoor-outdoor dream

Designed by Klopf Architecture<p>Klopf Architecture, the San Francisco firm known for its midcentury modern-inspired residences and renovations of Eichler homes, has designed a bright and airy ranch-style home in Orangeville, a community in Sacramento, California.<p>Taking cues from midcentury design, …

40 Seamless Geometric Line Patterns

A great set of 40 seamless geometric line patterns created by Irene Demetri.Included as EPS, AI, JPG, and PNG files, these geometric line patterns …

Graphic Design

Which renovated West Village townhouse would you spend $11M on?

Would you rather have your own sprawling townhouse, or make a little extra on the side with rental units?<p><i>Imagine you have around $11 million to spend on a place and you've narrowed it down to two West Village townhouses. How do you make up your mind? The answer is simple: you shove them into a</i> …

Amazing Trompe L’Oeil of Painted Rugs

Antonio Santin is a Spanish painter Madrid. He creates amazing trompe l’oeil. His favorite subject is the Persian rugs. He paints it in relief by …

Amazing

Charming, spacious Lakeview cottage hits market at $345K

Lovely on the outside and lovely on the inside.<p>Built in 1957, is a charming, sizable cottage located right in the Lakeview neighborhood. The modestly-sized cottage, measuring in at 1,520 square feet of livable space, is placed on a sweeping 4,800 square foot lot. The home is three blocks from Canal …

Live the charming California bungalow life for $1.1M

This cutie is located in Albany, a small city in Alameda County<p>For charming bungalow living, look no further than this sweet Mediterranean in Albany, California, a small city in Alameda County. Built in 1937, the 1,466-square-foot home has three bedrooms and two baths arranged over a congenial open …

Wiebke Meurer’s Fascinating Tableware is Beyond Stunning

Home » Tech & Leisure » Wiebke Meurer’s Fascinating Tableware is Beyond Stunning<p><b>Wiebke Meurer</b> has a completely different and somewhat overwhelming …

This Genius Mom Turned Her Kids' Old Swing Set Into a Lounge for Grown-Ups

We're calling it — this is the best idea ever.<p>After dropping hundreds — if not thousands — of dollars on a backyard swing set, it just doesn't make sense to chuck it once your kids outgrow it. Instead, take a cue from this genius blogger and transform it into a fun piece of backyard lounge …

For $899,000, a mod Williamsburg triplex with 24-foot ceilings

This apartment offers a lot for under a million bucks<p><i>Welcome back to</i> <i>The Six-Digit Club</i><i>, in which we take a look at a newish-to-market listing priced under $1 million, because nice things sometimes come in small packages. Send nominations to the</i> <i>tipline</i><i>.</i><p>Brokerbabble promises “townhouse living” to …

Williamsburg

Dramatic 1920s Tudor in Los Feliz asks $2.65M

It’s known as the “Hunter Residence”<p>This exquisitely over-the-top Tudor in Los Feliz is evidently pedigreed enough to have its own title—the listing refers to it as the “Hunter Residence.”<p>Built in 1929, the five-bedroom home was designed by architect Arthur H. Stibolt.<p>The centerpiece of the roomy …

Make paintbrushing great again

Most people have made the transition to paint-rollers because paintbrushes have been reliable… till a certain point. Dripping paint is a nasty …

The Sunbubble greenhouse is a mini Eden for your backyard

Urban gardeners longing for a versatile space to grow their greens will love the Sunbubble Greenhouse – a portable dome-shaped pod that doubles as a …

Old-School Design for a Rotating Hardware Organizer

…with a very new-school mark-up<p>I came across this intriguing design for a rotating small parts organizer in a 1948 issue of <i>Popular Mechanics</i><i>.</i><p>It would …

French tiny house comfortably fits family of three

Featuring a private bedroom for the child<p>There are many ways to design a tiny house fit for two, but when you add a third person—and a child at that—things sure get interesting. In this new Calypso tiny house, French builder Baluchon shows how to comfortably accommodate a family of three in a tiny …

Now Anyone Can Build Ikea’s Experimental Garden

A few months ago, Ikea’s innovation lab Space10 released a garden structure called the Growroom. Aimed for neighborhood use by city dwellers who don’t have backyards, the spherical wooden planter is meant to be a way to grow food locally and sustainably.<p>On Friday, Space10 published the entire set …

Chocolate Caramel Ganache

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Baking with espresso powder

Espresso powder is a baker's best trick for enhancing the chocolate flavor in any chocolate recipe from brownies to cookies to blackout cake.The post …

King Arthur

Easy Carrot Cake Muffins/Loaves

<i>The perfect way to start the day with these Easy Carrot Cake Muffins, if you want to fancy them up just frost them with a delicious Creamy Cheese</i> …

This Mom's Idea to Serve Cake for Dinner Is Parenting at Its Finest

Her reason for serving her kids Banana Dinner Cake is so brilliant, you'll wonder why you didn't think of it sooner.<p>There is nothing more <i>Groundhog Day</i> about being a mom then making dinner for your family. Like, why do they have to eat dinner every single night? Obviously packing school lunches …

TODAY Food Club

Take a seat at our table! Share recipes, join our Kitchen Q&A, get our weekly newsletter, and connect with cooks like you.<p><i>On her 60th birthday, Deborah Cohen Kosofsky, TODAY Food's Senior Producer, reflects on her lifelong love affair with food and shares her delicious carrot cake recipe.</i><p>There are …

Biscuit Birthday Cake

Biscuit Birthday Cake<p>Prep time: 70 mins<p>Cook time: 20 mins<p>Total time: 1 hour 30 mins<p>Serves: 30 squares<p>Ingredients<p>Ingredients for the iced …

Cable Knit Sweater Cake

Re-creating the delicate and unique texture of a cable-knit sweater on a cake can be an easy process. By mastering just a few easy piping steps you …

Dessert