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No dogs allowed: San Francisco's pet housing crisis

The housing crunch in San Francisco isn't just forcing out lower income renters, it's forcing out Fido, too.<p>According to San Francisco animal welfare nonprofit SF SPCA, there's been a surge in owners abandoning their pets due to an inability to find pet-friendly housing.<p>Over the last year, one in …

Housing

Euro M Tech Equipped: 1988 BMW M5

This 1988 BMW M5 (VIN WBSDC9306J2791111) is a good looking example benefiting from extensive, largely tasteful modifications including optional …

Best Hair Color Ideas in 2018 - Top Hair Color Trends

It's about to get real yummy up in your Instagram.<p>Please proceed to your nearest hair salon in an orderly fashion.<p>Now the hardest part will be settling on just one.<p>These brunettes definitely have more fun.<p>Highlights, pastel washes, and all-over color made super-freaking simple.<p>And they're all zero …

The 10 Reno Mistakes Everybody Makes — And How to Fix Them

10 Space-Saving Tricks for Small Kitchens

You can do a lot with just a little space.<p>A well-designed kitchen has minimal clutter and maximum efficiency. Whether you're redecorating or totally remodeling, here are the best ideas for small spaces.

Shop Your Closet: 10 Tips for Reinventing Your Wardrobe Without Spending a Dime

It can be fun to shop for fashion items and certainly a few new things or two can make getting dressed easier for whatever you've got going on. But it's hardly necessary to create a stylish look. In fact, not only can you do a little with a lot when it comes to your wardrobe, you can also reinvent …

10 Designer Bags Every Woman Should Own

Because collecting handbags is arguably an art form.<p>Collecting handbags, when done well, can arguably be considered an art form. In homage to that, here are the 10 bags every woman should have in her closet— get your check list started.

Take the Best Nighttime Photo of Your Life

Great nighttime shots—the ones with crystal-clear stars and the Milky Way practically jumping off the screen—are always a big hit on Instagram. But how do you capture one for yourself? You can’t just point your camera at the stars and hope to get lucky. A great starscape captures more than the eye …

Landscape Photography

The Right Bangs for Every Face Shape

Should you go thick and blunt or soft and side-swept? Plus, check out all the past #BeautySchool columns.<p><b>Question:</b> Which bangs best flatter each face shape?<p><b>Answer:</b> Say what you will about winter and its not-so-great effects on your skin, there's one thing the season is great for: bangs. No …

6 Skin Care Tips for Winter

How to avoid flakes, rough patches and general blah-ness when moving to Australia for the next four months isn't an option.<p><b>1) Bring in the heavyweights.</b> No medicine cabinet is ready for winter without the following: a moisturizing cream—not a gel or lotion—for day, a richer one for night, a …

Blake Lively's Chic Mom-to-Be Style

From colorful statement coats to feminine dresses, click through for the best of Blake Lively's pregnancy style.<p>While expecting her first child, James, Blake Lively proved she could still master street style as a first-time mom-to-be. Now on her second pregnancy, the actress continues her chic …

Face Washing 101: 6 Things to Avoid

Avoiding these common face-washing blunders will help you get better skin.<p><b>1. Overdoing it</b><p>Too much washing can age your skin. Do it no more than twice daily, though an extra wash pre- or post-workout is okay.<p><b>2. Using a harsh cleanser</b><p>Consider swapping out soap — which can strip your skin of its …

Skin Care

The 10 greatest Christmas movies

Time Travel

How To Take A Selfie Like a Supermodel

Nothing garners more followers than a great selfiewe studied the masters (supermodels!) and came up with 9 easy tips for taking a great photo of yourself.<p>Nothing garners more followers than a great selfie—we studied the masters (supermodels!) and came up with 9 easy tips for taking a great photo of …