Lili Jiang

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The New Yorker: A 400-Square-Foot West Village Apartment, Thoughtfully Redone by a Young Architect

Here’s one to watch: Daisy Ames, a tennis player-turned-architect, who toured Europe playing professionally before graduating from the Yale School of …

West Village

Two-Step Pound Cake

Step 1<p>Layer Ingredients and Mix. Preheat oven to 325°. Place flour, sugar, butter, milk, eggs, and vanilla (in that order) in 4-qt. bowl of a …

Nanaimo Bars – Canadian Dessert Recipe

Nanaimo bars are popular traditional Canadian dessert that requires no baking. They are so delicious and simple to make. Olivia, my friend from …

Seriously: There Are Only 10 Foods That All Nutritionists Recommend

There are so many clashing nutrition philosophies in the world, it can make a person's head explode. I learned this firsthand when I sent my …

Lemon Bundt Cake

Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon unsalted butter , softened<br>• 1 1/2 teaspoon all-purpose flour<p>Cake:<p>1 3/4 cup granulated sugar<br>• 4 1/2 teaspoons lemon zest<br>• 1 cup …

Dessert

How to Paint Your Walls Like a Pro

Painting your walls might seem like the most elemental home remodeling task, a project that amateurs can perform just as easily as professionals. …

Before & After: 56 Square Feet Never Looked So Good

After living in her Upper East Side studio for almost 20 years, Jill decided her kitchen was ready for a facelift. The problem? Her kitchen is tiny. …

These are the plants that will actually clean up your air

No matter how clean your home is, chances are, the air’s still got a <i>little</i> somethin’ somethin’ in it that isn’t exactly *great* for your body …

Plants

The 19 Most Incredible Small Spaces on Pinterest

1 of 19<p>Bold Walls<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 19<p>Smart Shelves<p>3 of 19<p>Bright White<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 19<p>Storage and Seating<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 19<p>Texture, Texture, …

Here's Exactly Why Quartz Countertops Are Winning Right Now

In the war of kitchen materials, quartz countertops have risen up through the ranks, and are now the most popular option out there — beating out …

The 10 coolest Airbnbs in New York City

For someplace to stay with a little more character than the typical hotel, book one of the best Airbnbs in New York City. This list includes …

30 Absolutely Brilliant Ideas for Your Small Living Room

Those pesky small living rooms always have us stumbling and second guessing what we should do to make the most of the floor plan. If you've ever …

Lemon-Orange Pound Cake Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Cake: Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease and flour a 12-cup Bundt pan.<p>Step 2<p>Beat sugar, butter, and shortening in a large …

50 Incredible Living Rooms to Inspire Your 2018 Makeover

Even if you're working with a tiny space, a well-devised living area sets the tone for the rest of your place. And as there's no shortage of …

These are Our Favorite Kitchens of 2017

2017 brought some exciting trends in kitchens — more color, an embrace of elegant, classic styles, and even the return of wood cabinets. I've seen a …

Homemade Pesto Sauce: A Secret Italian Family Recipe

Homemade Pesto Sauce: An Italian Family's Secret Recipe<p>Everyone has that special dish from mom that they grow up watching her make.<p>December 24, …

Italian Food

Before & After: Exciting Upgrades for a Very Boring Bathroom

In its previous iteration, the bathroom in Meredith and Jason's Chelsea home was the epitome of late '90s truck stop chic. A fancy truck stop, mind …

12 Furniture Stores Like IKEA To Buy Minimalist Home Decor

IKEA, who?<p>We’re not hating on IKEA, but they aren’t the only ones doing minimalist modern home decor right. Although IKEA’s prices are hard to beat, we’ve found some awesome alternatives at every price point that will have you saying, “IKEA who?”<p>Get creative with your modern aesthetic and <b>check out</b> …

10 Home Decor Trends That Are Going to Be Huge in 2018

With 2017 coming to a close, there’s no better time to look ahead to the trends for 2018. Sure, we loved Scandi-style lagom and all things velvet and millennial pink , but the new year brings all <i>new</i> home fashions to covet. And if there’s anyone that can speak to those upcoming styles, it’s the …

Interior Design

Budget Build-It-Yourself Kitchen Cabinets That Aren't IKEA

There are basically three different ways to get cabinets into your kitchen. You can have them custom-built to fit the space. This is very expensive. …

This Smart Seating Saves Every Inch In Your Small Kitchen

There's no denying that an eat-in kitchen has a certain charm. But finding enough room for a table, particularly in a very small kitchen, can be a …

Thanksgiving Lentil Salad: The One Vegetarian Main to Serve

Thanksgiving Lentil Salad<p>Serves 8 to 10 as a main course<p>1 medium butternut squash (2 1/2 to 3 pounds), peeled and cut into 1/2-inch cubes <br>1 large red …

8 perfect tones for your bedroom

Decorating a bedroom doesn't need to give you sleepless nights, if you think about all of the colors you want to use well in advance and we are going …

Home Decorating

Cozy Cottage Kitchens That Surround You Like a Warm Blanket

This time of year has me thinking about holing up indoors, and baking, and mulled wine... and there's no place I'd rather do that baking than in one …

The 10 Most-Saved Recipes from Kitchn This October

One of my most favorite features on the site is the ability to save recipes. And I can see I'm far from alone! You, dear readers, have been clicking …

The 21 Best Small Kitchen Ideas of All Time

(Image credit: Natalie Jeffcott)<p>Good news, all you small-space dwellers: There are lots of ways you can increase storage or workable room in your …

An Appetizer So Good It Should Be Dinner

When you’re invited to a friend’s house for dinner, it’s impolite to gobble so many of the hors d’oeuvres that you have no room for the rest of the meal.<p>But the stuffed, roasted mini sweet peppers that my friend Meline Toumani made were so ridiculously tasty that I just didn’t have the will to …

Recipes

10 of the Smartest Small Kitchens We've Ever Seen

(Image credit: Ladny Dom)<p>When you have a snug space, you have to make every inch count with some smart layout tricks and storage solutions. Do that, …

Before and After: A Surprising Amateur-Designed Kitchen

Zachary Leung's Toronto kitchen was recently declared the 2017 Remodelista Considered Design Awards Best Amateur Kitchen, and it's not hard to see …

Everything You Need To Make Over Your Living Room For Under $1,000

Redecorating montages are the best montages.<p>View this post on Facebook