Madeleine Marcolini

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Could This Be the Most Impressive Raft of Drugstore Beauty Launches Yet?

It's no new news that the drugstore beauty world is killing it right now. Yes, there will always be those products we choose to invest a little more …

Elasticity

How Do You Integrate Writing in Science Classes?

The new question-of-the-week is:<p><i>How do you integrate writing in science classes?</i><p>Please share your thoughts in the comments or, if you prefer, feel …

Teaching

7 Literary Novels That Sparkle With the Magical and Surreal

<i>If you've ever wondered what you'd actually do in zombie apocalypse, immerse yourself in this list of speculative fiction where the big "what ifs"</i> …

Books

22 New Home Finds You Won't Believe Are From Amazon (They're Incredibly Chic)

Amazon seems to be on a mission to disrupt each and every industry, and the home and lifestyle spaces are no exception. While retailers like West …

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12 Dystopian Books to Read If You Couldn't Put Down The Hunger Games

There's a soft spot in our hearts for Josh Hutcherson and Jennifer Lawrence in Lionsgate's adaptation of <b>The Hunger Games</b>, but we definitely shouldn't forget about Suzanne Collins's dystopian novel that started the entire franchise. It's a page-turner of a book about the society of Panem, where …

Books

I Would Never Buy Cheap Versions of These Accessories

There are loads of items you can get away with buying on the cheap. For example, a £40 pair of espadrilles is no more resistant to being beaten up …

Clothing

What to expect from Salone del Mobile 2018

The annual furniture fair kicks off tomorrow in Milan<p>What does an over-the-top furniture fair in Italy’s fashion capital have to do with you, with me, with anyone we know?<p>Well, I’ll tell you: In between the crush of loafer-clad gawkers and volumetric tons of prosecco, a practiced eye starts to pick …

Design

Why Mid-Century Modern Will Always Be Chic

Pizza, puppies, and mid-century modern design: some things just never go out of style. And with good reason! We would hate to live in a world without …

Mid-Century modern

The £4 Makeup Revolution dupe concealer that is getting the Internet all stirred up

A good concealer can make the difference between a good and a bad skin day. But, the quest to find the perfect one that doesn't go cakey, that …

Makeup

I Took Notes on Every Chapter of a Stephen King Novel

Here’s what I found.I’m a fiction writer, and like many fiction writers out there I am always trying to refine my craft. One of my favorite authors …

Writing

How to Make the Perfect Grilled Cheese, According to Science

It's all in the pH.<p>Grilled cheese is more than just a chunk of dairy surrounded by gluten; it’s a national staple. The all-American dish now has its …

Cooking

Whatever You Do, Don't Forget to Pack These Products for Your Next Holiday

When it comes to holiday beauty, skincare largely remains front and centre of our packing priorities. We bring along multiple sheet masks for the …

Skin Care

34 Writing Contests in April 2018 — No entry fees

34 Writing Contests in April 2018 — No entry fees<p>There are nearly three dozen free writing contests in April. As always, every form and genre is …

Creative Writing

The Myth of 'Learning Styles'

A popular theory that some people learn better visually or aurally keeps getting debunked.<p>In the early ‘90s, a New Zealand man named Neil Fleming decided to sort through something that had puzzled him during his time monitoring classrooms as a school inspector. In the course of watching 9,000 …

Pedagogy

This is the COOLEST! Everything that’s Orbiting the Earth Right Now

Okay, if you’ve got some spare time, check out this amazing website called Stuff in Space. It’s a simulation of every satellite (alive or dead), …

Space

A science fiction writing workshop lexicon

The "Turkey City Lexicon" is a widely used -- if controversial -- set of critiquing terms for use in science fiction writing workshops, created by …

Writing

Why Shein has fast become a go-to for trend-led and cheap fashions

Every so often a new online fashion retailer comes along that fills us with excitement and tugs at our purse strings.<p>SHEIN.co.uk is the latest site …

Clothing

The Definitive Guide To Every Type Of Tie Knot

A complete guide on how to tie a tie. From the Full Windsor and Four-in-Hand to the Granchester and Bow Tie, mastering these 8 popular tie knots will …

Men's Fashion

Let It Come Naturally: How to Create a Character in Short Fiction

Imagine this common scenario: you are at a party, perhaps a neighborhood meet and greet where you are likely to be meeting people for the fist time. You find yourself in a corner with the woman who lives two doors down and she seems like someone you would like to get to know. She seems friendly …

Creative Writing

6 Reasons You Must Write A Book (And How To Write It In 48 Hours Or Less)

Your book is the perfect billboard, business card, and elevator speech which people can get "at a glance," and immediately.<p>Mike Koenigs was on a flight from to South by South West when he heard an interesting conversation happening one row ahead of him.<p><i>"Do you know who that is a few rows ahead?"</i> …

Writing

21 Classic Opening Lines in Books

21 Classic Opening Lines in Books

Literature

How To Write A Novel: Step By Step

Thinking about writing a novel? Don’t know where to start? It’s not that hard, if you really want to do it. I guess that really is the first step. …

Creative Writing

20 Things Every Man Should Have In His Wardrobe

The essential building blocks of your personal style<p>The list of basic essentials that should constitute the wardrobe of every stylish man is not particularly long. From simple (yet high quality) shirts to perfectly cut chinos, to the one suit you have no excuse not to own; here, we've selected the …

Men's Fashion

10 Books You Pretend To Have Read (And Why You Should Really Read Them)

Science fiction and fantasy offer a rich legacy of great books - but that abundant pile of reading material can also be daunting. So sometimes, it's …

Books

Best concealers for 2018 to cover dark circles and spots

Fed up of having tired looking eyes and skin? Undereye bags and spots are some of our biggest beauty complaints women face, but you don't have to …

Makeup

10 Easy Pieces: Round Wood Dining Tables

An outdoor table should be simple and well-proportioned, blending into a landscape rather than fighting it for attention.<p>There’s also something …

Food & Dining

The one foundation trick that will make you look naturally flawless

A make-up artist shares the secret to avoiding a cakey finish.<p>While most of us prefer not to wear a full face of makeup every day, there are some …

Makeup

A platform that allows you to write short stories for money, like an Airbnb for writers.

Everyday, for each and every one of us, there are new events that could be another narrative. We tell them in different ways that serve a purpose, …

Creative Writing

5 Ways to Hook Your Reader In Every Scene

Many writing books talk about the importance of the first line, first paragraph and first page of a novel.If you don’t grab the reader early in your …

Creative Writing

The One Thing We Never Buy at IKEA These Days

It's no secret that we love IKEA here at Apartment Therapy, and regularly write about hacks and beloved products we can't live without. I'm a huge …

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