Missy Long

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8 DIY Ideas for Inexpensive Drawer Pulls You Can Make Yourself

If you’re looking to make a simple upgrade to your home without dishing out a ton of money, drawer and cabinet pulls are a small and affordable …

Iittala Aitio Boxes

So, you’re probably developing a complex for the amount of organizational items I throw at you, but really, I’m just trying to help. Iittala’s Aitio …

Gear & Gadgets

Articles about 6 space saving units do it all on Dwell.com - Dwell

Five ways to open up a space to give yourself some breathing room.<p>Put your corridors to work as storage, seating, or gallery space with these ideas.<p>Cleaning the bathroom is probably the last thing in your daily to-do list but you can’t escape from it. The soap scum, toilet...<p>Although she probably …

7 Common Mistakes You Make Choosing a Paint Color

Never trust store lighting.<p>Picking the shade that will cover a room can be a daunting task — just where do you begin when staring at wall of dozens of shades? To help you approach the paint aisle with confidence, we asked interior designers to share the biggest missteps they see DIY decoraters make …

Home Decorating

5 Underrated Cleaning Items You Shouldn't Skip

Make sure your arsenal is fully stocked.<p>Cleaning is a simple fact of life, and anything that helps us get the job done faster is welcome. We spoke with Sandy Hausner, a veteran at Crate & Barrel who helped develop their cleaning and organizing lines, to share which oft-forgetton staples are …

Cleaning

6 Gorgeous Garden Statue Ideas

English, French and Italian gardens have long used these to add interest to an outdoor space.<p>Urns, figures and finials bring Old World romance to any outdoor space.

Hampstead loft conversion by Alexander Martin features "a new twist on the hidden library door"

A bookshelf slides back to reveal a secret study inside this loft, renovated by architect Alexander Martin for an Arts and Crafts-style house in …

Architecture

Three Little Pigs Used to Live in This Countryside Cottage

What was once a pigsty (literally) is now a cozy vacation rental.<p>This adorable cottage in Cornwall, England once functioned as a piggery, and was home to three little pigs. But now this former pigsty is just bursting with country charm.<p>Situated just three miles from Perranporth Beach, the Libertine …

Pigs

Grilled Watermelon, Tomato, and Goat Cheese Salad

Award-winning chef John Besh shares his recipe for a refreshing summer side.<p>"The hotter the grill, the better the marks on the watermelon slices. I like to brush spicy pepper-jelly vinaigrette over the melon before it's grilled — the sugars caramelize quickly, imparting the incredible flavor."</i> …

Recipes

9 Ways to Make a Statement Piece Work in Your Home

It's all about striking a balance between bold and understated elements.<p>If you've got your eye on a piece of furniture you absolutely love but it's a bit of a statement-maker, don't be afraid to buy it. There's always a way to make even the most eye-catching pieces work in your home, and as the …

Elka Stool – Furniture Design by Oscar Pipson

The Elka Stool, an exploration by Industrial Design student Oscar Pipson of organic transitional shapes.<p>Oscar Pipson is a talented Wellington, New …

Furniture

Architizer

Eye-Popping Works of Street Art Made Using Masking Tape

Unlike other street artists, Buff Diss‘s medium of choice for decorating crumbling walls, the sides of old buildings, and asphalt roads with eye-popping art is masking tape. Treating the city as his canvas, the Australian artist creates strikingly unique street illustrations ranging in subject …

Goodlife Type Family – Handlettering Font Collection from HVD Fonts

The Goodlife type family is a versatile handlettering collection designed by Hannes von Döhren of HVD Fonts.<p>German typeface designer Hannes von …

Typography

A Chinese woman reportedly paid to rescue 100 dogs from a meat festival

Animal-loving Yang Xiaoyun paid about 7,000 yuan (US$1,100) to save around 100 dogs in the southern city of Yulin on Saturday, web portal Netease reported.<p>The city holds an annual festival devoted to the animal's meat on the summer solstice, which has provoked an increasing backlash from animal …

New Orleans police arrest suspect in killing of officer

After an intense 24-hour manhunt, New Orleans police Sunday arrested a man believed to have shot and killed a police officer while wearing handcuffs …

Law Enforcement

New York prison break: Intense search continues in rural 'hot spot'

<b>(CNN) —</b> The focus of the manhunt for two convicted killers who escaped from a maximum security prison in upstate New York more than two weeks ago has shifted yet again.<p>The latest search area is Owls Head in Franklin County, an area roughly 20 to 25 miles west of the Clinton Correctional Facility, …