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Handmade Gift: Indigo Hand Dyed Flour Sack Towels

Little Marley is doing just awesomely. She’s a great nurser, sleeps like you wouldn’t believe (it might still be the groggy newborn effect but I …

DIY Lantern Terrarium Tutorial

<i>*This post was originally created by me for Darice. This post contains affiliate links, which help to support Persia Lou. Thank you!</i><p>Last month, …

Bedrooms

Quite Possibly The Easiest DIY Decorating Idea Ever

Bridgett wrote in to share photos of her recently completed bedroom, and showed us this super simple way to tweak a space using just a tiny bit of …

20 Creative Headboards That Make a Major Statement

These are not your basic backdrops.<p>The most important design decision in your bedroom is the headboard. After all, it's the focal point and can change the vibe of a room instantly. Whether you want to elevate your space, make it cozier, or add some serious color, these ideas will get your creative …

Interior Design

Beautiful Inexpensive Rustic Coffee Table

Introduction: Beautiful Inexpensive Rustic Coffee Table<p>Hello fellow makers and DIYers,<p>This is a simple yet beautiful project that can add a lot of …

How To Plan Your Small Business's Future According To Barbara Corcoran

What is your endgame? This is a conundrum many entrepreneurs face before they start a business. Another tough decision is how much equity should you give employees so they share in your company’s success. Small business pro and angel investor Barbara Corcoran shares her expertise with the CEO of …

22 Easy Decorating Ideas to Make Over a Room in a Day

It's as easy as changing up your coffee table decor.<p>A little wallpaper, paint, or a few colorful accents can make such a big difference in your home. You can tackle each of these ideas in one day, even though the results will look like it took so much longer to pull off.

Interior Design

Modern: A Beautiful Free Blog and Portfolio Theme for WordPress

In just one week since its release, the new Modern theme was downloaded nearly 2,700 times from WordPress.org. It was created by WebMan Design, a …

What I Wish I Knew When I Started My Company

<i>By Gary Benitt, COO,</i> <i>Desk.com</i><p>It’s not often that you hit the ball out of the ballpark on your first swing, and all too often, the learning curve for …

Customer Service

How To: Make a Playful Scalloped Console Table from Scratch

There are a few stretches of empty space in my home that are just begging for a console table and, while I've been on the lookout for a while, …

Home-Improvement Site Porch.com Lands $65M to Build Out Its Services

Home-improvement startup Porch.com Inc. is in the midst of its own expansion project, closing an oversubscribed round at $65 million to build out its service even faster nationwide.

Troy: Blogging WordPress Theme

Troy is a terrific responsive WordPress blogging theme from cssigniter. Troy was actually the first premium WordPress theme from cssigniter and it’s …

The Ikea For Entrepreneurs: 1,000+ Handpicked Apps To Help Build Your Business Overnight

This week I am writing about 5 companies that I expect to see making waves this year on the London start-up scene. Right now, London is the most popular destination in Europe for Tech founders. Favourable tax breaks, state of the art facilities, enthusiastic government support and an increasingly …

Entrepreneurship

In West Berkeley, a Live-In Furniture Portfolio—and Ad Hoc Blender Museum

<i>Welcome to House Calls, a new feature in which Curbed tours lovely, offbeat, or otherwise awesome homes in the Bay Area. Think your space should be featured next? Here's how to submit.</i><p>Photos via Patricia Chang<br>Whenever <b>Thomas Harder</b> sees something interesting on the side of the road, he pulls over. …

Perfect Your Website with Iterative Website Design

When you design your website, you should have very specific goals in mind, and the way to know if those goals are being met is by applying iterative …

Responsive web design basics

Explore different design techniques for displaying content across mobile, tablet, and desktop browsers before you dive in to Adobe Dreamweaver to …

Take Your Coffee Table from Drab to Fab With These 9 DIYs

Out with the old, in with the new — at least that’s what we’re saying in 2015. First up? We’re taking our coffee tables from drab to fab with some good old-fashioned DIYs. With a little paint, fabric or even tape, you can take your coffee table to the next level. Scroll through to see nine DIYs …

Living Rooms