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100 Bedroom Designs That Will Inspire You

These cozy escapes will make you want to bliss out on all the bedding.<p>Bedrooms can often be the forgotten room in your home because no one else sees it — but it should be the exact opposite, because it's the one space where you get to <i>recharge</i>. With 100 different designer styles, there's an idea for …

11 Spectacular Rooms from Around the World

Spaces in France, Morocco, and more.<p>From a natural, open-air porch in Kenya to a glamorous Moroccan bathroom, these inspiring spaces have global style.

30+ Amazing Paint Color Ideas for Every Spot in Your House

No regrets, guaranteed.<p>Skip the do-overs and pick the perfect paint color the first time around. What's the secret? Ask the pros. Here, expert designers shared dozens of their favorite hues for every space, shade and season. It's our best paint color advice, all in one place.

7 Cleaning Myths--BUSTED!

Don't believe any of these 7 cleaning myths--they'll only slow down your routine.<p><i>Steven Lam / Getty Images</i><p><b>Myth #1: "Don't make your bed in the morning—let it air out!"</b><p>No-clean activists use this to shame bed-makers into giving up their tidy ways. And they have a point, even if they're not actually …

Scott Stapp loses custody of kids, may have threatened to kill Obama

Creed singer Scott Stapp's life is even more complicated than it seemed two weeks ago when he posted a video declaring he was homeless, broke and under "attack."<p>A Florida judge on Friday gave full legal and physical custody of his children to estranged wife Jaclyn Stapp, TMZ said. She filed for …

37 Christmas Table Decorations Fit for a Festive Holiday Feast

You're going to want to find a vintage blanket immediately.<p>Nothing is more important on Christmas evening than the tablescape (well, the food is a close runner-up). That's why we're offering inspiration from designers, bloggers and tastemakers to help you pick out your own design, whether you …

Bunny-Size Dinosaur Was First of Its Kind in America

Newly described relative of Triceratops was the continent's first horned dinosaur.<p>A tiny horned skull discovered 17 years ago has now been named <i>Aquilops americanus</i>, and marks the earliest arrival of horned dinosaurs in North America.<p>The fossil skull is the oldest definitive evidence of a …

Watch This Man Turn a DeLorean Into a Monster Truck, a Limo, and a Hovercraft

Avoid flat-spotting and choose your own tire-storage adventure.<p>John Z. DeLorean's DMC-12 began with an ambitious idea—a Wankel-powered sportscar—that was whittled down by production pressures and other issues to become a not-particularly-sporty shadow of DeLorean's dream. It became an icon in spite …

10 Designers' Guest Bedrooms

Nothing says "welcome" like a great guest bed.<p>Nothing says "welcome" like a great guest bed. Ten designers show us how they treat their visitors to a good night's sleep.

Interior Design

'Lindsay Lohan's The Price of Fame' Takes On 'Kim Kardashian: Hollywood'

While it may sound like the title above is comparing the new reality shows of two famous starlets, in reality, Lindsay Lohan and Kim Kardashian are now doing battle in a different medium, Apple and Google's app stores.<p>In the wake of Kim Kardashian: Hollywood reportedly making the star $85M of the …

Locked Away for Years, Skeleton's Secrets Rewrite Prehistory of North America

People came to the New World thousands of years earlier and by different means of locomotion than expected, says the Sherlock Holmes of old bones.<p>In the summer of 1996, while wading in the shallows of the Columbia River near Kennewick, Washington, two students stumbled onto a skeleton. Dated to …

An Awkward Space Transforms Into A Multifunctional Family Room

Interior designer Victoria Sanchez designs a living room that pulls double duty as a breakfast room.<p>What the room looked like when designer Victoria Sanchez got her hands on it.<p>At this year's 7th annual DC Design House, a six-bedroom, five-full and two-half bath estate just outside of Washington …

Food Prices Surge As Panicked Russians Empty Their Bank Machines Of Cash

Inflation is rampant in Russia, and the collapsing value of the ruble has triggered panic-buying and food-hoarding among ordinary Russians.<p>Food prices in Russia will have shot up by 25% over 2014 as Russians' confidence in their country's future starts to evaporate, according to the Association of …

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28 Colorful Kitchens That Will Inspire You

From classic pastels to offbeat colors.<p>Bored with your pure white kitchen? Try adding a dose of light — or bright — color to liven up your favorite room.

Proof That Designers Are Still Crazy For Collage Walls

Interior designers are still madly in love with jam-packed, art-clustered walls.<p>Interior designer and blogger Paloma Contreras snaps a captivating corner.<p>Fabric designer Madeline Weinrib starts her collage wall on the floor.<p>At New York City's Kips Bay Show House, interior designer Alessandra Branca …

Your Favorite Healing Recipes for Surviving Cold and Flu Season

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: Your secrets for getting -- and staying -- healthy this winter.</i><p>The holiday …

How to Mix and Match Patterns

Every week, we're asking designer Scot Meacham Wood, formerly of Ralph Lauren and now owner of his eponymous design firm, a question from our readers. This week's topic is all about mixing and matching patterns. Have a decorating dilemma? Comment below and yours might be featured in a future …

A Paint DIY That Will Make Your Next Party Even Better

A fun and eye-catching way to take on table linens.<p>Inimitable event designer/creative genius David Stark shares his ideas for a fun and eye-catching way to take on table linens for your next event. This piece originally appeared on elledecor.com.

A Boring Laundry Room Gets Glam With 7 Key Moves

Do you have a plain laundry room like this one? See how one clever blogger turned it into an entirely chic, charming space with a few smart updates<p><i>We're big fans of hometalk, the social network for home and garden lovers, so we're excited to share one of our favorite posts today. Check out the</i> …

Across the divide in Northern Ireland

A Catholic and a Protestant girl swap school uniforms in a fine short film produced as part of a project to teach children about the Troubles<p>No actor could act – and no writer could script – the charming but poignant scene when two 17-year-olds from either side of divided County Derry in Northern …

The 10 Tiniest Rooms We've Ever Seen

Stylish and efficient spaces.<p>From a 48-square-foot kitchen to a tiny and cozy reading nook, we've rounded up beautiful small spaces that don't spare style or efficiency. Take a look a these amazing designs.