Michal Robinson

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How to Recreate Jenna Dewan-Tatum's Edgy Beauty Look

Jenna Dewan-Tatum’s Rubin Singer number demanded an equally head-turning hair and makeup routine at A&E’s Upfront event in New York City. Wondering …

The World’s Most Talented Barista Is Drawing This Year’s Best Picture Nominees In Coffee

Mike Breach, barista extraordinaire, is stepping up his game as the Academy Awards approach. He’s in the process of “painting” this year’s Best Picture nominees — in lattes. So far he’s finished <i>Dallas Buyers Club</i>, <i>Gravity</i>, <i>Her</i>, and <i>The Wolf of Wall Street</i> (see below).<p>Lest you think this is all just …

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This Heat Map Reveals The Secret To IKEA's Store Design

In our recent tour of IKEA's store in Brooklyn, we kept thinking back to a 2011 lecture from Alan Penn of the UCL Bartlett School of Architecture.<p>Penn and his assistants analyzed IKEA's layout by following customers through one of the enormous stores. He was surprised to find an extremely uniform …

Chef Nobu Matsuhisa's Tips on Running Restaurants

How did Nobu Matsuhisa create a world-spanning restaurant-and-hotel empire? Just ask the man—he'll tell you how to do it, too<p>With 31 restaurants in five countries and a boutique hotel in Las Vegas (and another coming), it's hard to remember a time when we didn't know the name <b>Nobu Matsuhisa</b>. Yet the …

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On her 95th birthday, LIFE

On her 95th birthday, LIFE.com remembers the legendary Rita Hayworth – a bona fide movie star from the classic Hollywood era of the 1940s and ‘50s.<p>(Photo: Bob Landry—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

Great places to stay on the world's loveliest islands

Don’t waste precious travel time dragging your flip-flopped feet to the beach. We’ve rounded up ten places to stay on some of the world’s most beautiful islands – and they’re all a stone’s throw from the beach. Best of all, you don’t need to sell your granny to enjoy an island getaway, we’ve picked …

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A few months before summer started, I finally — after years of lamenting — bought an ice cream maker. I have to say it was one of my best (and most used) purchases this year. So far I’ve made nearly thirty flavors, and I’ve experimented with custard bases, non-custard bases, dairy-free and sorbets. …

How To Paint Concrete UPDATED!! (Plus My Secret Cleaning Tip!) • Vintage Revivals

Happy Monday my friends! You may or may not know that about a year and 1/2 ago I posted a really through tutorial for painting concrete/cement. …

The Perfect Poach

Makes 2 Servings<p>We consulted the perfectionists at Thomas Keller's Per Se in New York, where chef de cuisine Eli Kaimeh gave us his number-one piece of advice (and recipe) for the perfect poached egg: Start with a fresh egg. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>April …

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20 Years of Cleaning Tips: Scrub Your Way to a Gleaming Home

We've been cleaning for more than two decades. Okay, not continuously, but let's just say we know how to use <i>all</i> our vacuum-cleaner attachments at this point. Over the years, we've shared our best solutions for tackling household tasks, and to our delight, you've written to tell us how these tips …

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Emmy 2013 Beauty Looks That Dazzled & Disappointed (PHOTOS)

With red carpet season back in full swing, we were excited to see the hair and makeup at the 2013 Emmys. But we were yawning 15 minutes into the festivities.<p>While Emmy-winner Claire Danes made us all want to wear a faux bob and Sarah Hyland shocked us with her vampy lipstick, Lena Dunham …

14 Favorite Fall Destinations

The world turns and seasons change—summer has passed and led us into gentler autumn with its changing leaves and more rigid schedule. The kids are back in school, and work is revving back up again, but there is no such thing as a bad time to go wandering.<p>Next month, National Geographic will release …

Morning Coffee From Around The World

Our entire globe starts its day the same beautiful way.

12 Must-Try Street Foods Around the World

"Street food, I believe, is the salvation of the human race."<p>So proclaimed Anthony Bourdain, passionate street food advocate and consumer, at the …

Meet the 15 Fashion Bloggers You Should Be Following on Instagram

#StyleGoals.<p>If you can't keep track of the hordes of fashion bloggers out there, you're not alone. Some of the best multitaskers (often writers/photographers/creative directors/etc.) may still be off your radar, so we sorted out the chicest feeds on Instagram, below.<p>1. Margaret Zhang of Shine by …

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Plus Size Clothing Sold Online But Not In Stores Poses Problem For Shoppers

With over a third of Americans qualifying as obese, you would think plus-size clothing would be omnipresent in retailers across the country. But a new survey confirms what many plus-size women already know: While plus-size clothing is (relatively) plentiful online, it can be nearly impossible to …

Christie Brinkley Magazine Interview Reveals She Used To Feel 'Fat'

Christie Brinkley, a gorgeous and successful 59-year-old former supermodel who still poses in swimwear, must have confidence through the roof, right? Well, that wasn't always the case.<p>The blonde stunner revealed in an interview with Haute Living today that even <i>she</i> felt uncomfortable in her own skin …

Saturday, June 1, 2013, marks Marilyn Monroe’s 87th birthday

<b>Saturday, June 1, 2013, marks Marilyn Monroe’s 87th birthday.</b><p><b>Here</b>, in a quiet tribute to Marilyn Monroe, we present a series of color pictures by Alfred Eisenstaedt, made at the movie star’s Hollywood home almost exactly 60 years ago in the spring of 1953.<p>(Alfred Eisenstaedt—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

Behind the Scenes of Hotel Housekeeping: A Day in the Life at the Waldorf Astoria Chicago

Our editor in chief Klara Glowczewska spent a day working as a housekeeper at the Waldorf Astoria Chicago hotel. See the photos she snapped of her undercover experience.

18 Best U.S. Summer Music Festivals: From Bonnaroo to EDC (PHOTOS)

Summer Hits<p>Jean Trinh rounds up the best music festivals in the U.S., with artists like Beyoncé and Nine Inch Nails.<p>06.01.13 4:45 AM ET<p>Julie …