Megan Edwards

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Top 20 free things to do in Dublin

Dublin may not be the cheapest destination in Europe but don’t let that stop you; some of the best stuff to see and do here is completely free.<p>From walking tours to tranquil gardens and Oscar Wilde to Samuel Beckett, here's our guide to enjoying Ireland's capital without reaching for your bank card.<p>…

Laura Ashley Opens First Hotel in England - Vagabondish

British design house Laura Ashley has opened its first ever boutique hotel, housed in a 16th century Tudor revival about 11 miles from London. The …

10 of the Most Beautiful Places to Visit in Scotland

From wild marshlands shrouded in morning mist to rugged mountain peaks and glistening lochs, Scotland has no shortage of jaw-dropping views. To get you started, here are 10 of Scotland's most beautiful places to add to your itinerary.<p>1. Loch Ness<p>Photo courtesy of mendhak via Flickr.<p>Scotland's most …

20 Self-Deprecating Notes on Vintage Photos

<i>UPDATE: Ransom Riggs has turned his found photos series into a book! You can order your copy here.</i><p>I started collecting found snapshots a few years …

7 Civil War Stories You Didn't Learn in High School

For many American historians, the Civil War is the climax in the story of how the United States came to be what it is today. But it's also a source …

Albert Einstein

7 Tips for Keeping Your Man (from the 1950s)

Disturbing advice from the mid-20th century. It’s about to get real.<p><b>1. Don't Talk</b><p>Oh, did Mavis from next door insult your prize winning squash? Did …

11 Artifacts from the Museum of Broken Relationships

Ever had a broken heart? Own an object that won’t let you forget? That's what the Museum of Broken Relationships collects. Aside from the obvious …

Baking

11 Natural Disasters That Led to Wars

1. Eruption of Thera, c. 1600 BCE<p>Some of the most important events of ancient history -- and Greek mythology -- resulted from one of the more …

Ancient History

The 11 Best-Named Political Parties

When they came up with their party platforms, these politicians got creative. From beer drinkers to zombie enthusiasts to the just plain ridiculous, …

Pie

How to Win a Duel

So you’ve been challenged to a duel? Don’t worry—you’re in good company. Anybody who’s anybody has dueled once or twice, from presidents like Andrew …

Mississippi River

7 More Really Weird Musical Instruments

Folks are always inventing new ways to produce sound. At the same time, we learn of traditional instruments from all over that are unlike any we've …

Cake Decorating

10 Couture Takes on Disney Princess Dresses

Last year, Harrods had 10 designers create Disney Princess-inspired gowns as part of their famous holiday displays. Since last weekend <i>felt</i> like …

Oscar de la Renta

Design Dilemma: Developing A Personal Style for Your Home

We’re always hearing from fashion designers about the importance of developing “a personal style.” A personal style has nothing to do with being …

House Design

I Heart HGTV Blog

June 30<p>Who doesn't love a party that revolves around melted butter?<p>June 30<p>Mom, can you send us off to camp, please?<p>June 29<p>This is for the …

SheKnows spacelifts: 10 Fall bedrooms under $500

Autumn bedrooms<p>Our bedroom is our sanctuary and one of the only places we can truly call our own in the home. This season, bring in the fall …

Santa Cruz, CA City Guide

Today’s Santa Cruz City Guide comes to us from Christa Martin, editor of the fashion and beauty blog, The Penny Rose, and a freelance writer who has …

Funky Items Every Eclectic Bedroom Needs

One theme, one color, one texture or one idea …. none of that makes a funky, eclectic space. The weird, the different, the out-of-the-box, the fun …

Home Decorating

Biz Ladies: Working Across Cultures

Today’s Biz Ladies post comes to us from Kate Hash, a digital strategist and lifestyle blogger based in Florence, Italy. She works with clients from …

Day 9: Research Your Decor Pairing Project or Product

<b>Day 9:</b> Tuesday, August 13 <b><br>Assignment:</b> Your Decor Pairing: Project or Product<p>Yesterday, in addition to locking down a color choice for your upcoming …

Tutorials

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Clearly land in Japan is at a premium. Someone saw this tiny piece of land above and decided it was fit for a house! That’s crazy talk. Makes my 12′ …

Tag: Kitchens

Kitchen of the Week: A Backyard Kitchen in Berkeley, Ceramics Included<p>by Annie Quigley<p>At Home in the Netherlands with a DIY Serial Remodeler and …

Spatial Relativity: Average Home Sizes Around the World

The tiny homes movement gaining traction in the United States seems like spatial extremism to some people – what average family could possibly get by …

Avant-garde

Living In The Video: Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

This week marks August’s half-way point, meaning that we are almost on our way to September and the end of summer. I don’t know about you, but these …

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In keeping with my small homes theme today, check out this super creative 40 sq m holiday apartment in France designed by Italian firm Studio UdA. <i>The</i> …

Dorm DIYs: 10 Ways to Add Personality to Drab College Decor

There are a couple of weeks left until college students move in and classes start — which means there's still time to think about dorm decor. These …

Wall Art

What Does it Really Cost to Live in Brooklyn?

<b>Two Bedroom Examples</b><p><b>Greenpoint:</b> 2 bed, 1 bath, 1,000 square feet, $3,000<b><br>Park Slope:</b> 2 bed, 1.5 bath, 1,100 square feet, $4,200<b><br>DUMBO:</b> 2 bed, 2 bath, …

Brooklyn

A Trip to Seabrook: Sunset Magazine's First Idea Town

I was lucky enough to have the opportunity to take a trip to Seabrook, Washington this past weekend. The brainchild of married couple Casey and Laura …

Outdoor Spaces

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