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Discover The Best Spice Blend For Vegetables

This spicy, savory mix elevates the taste of anything you shake it on<p>Here’s something you’ll never see in a professional chef’s kitchen: plastic shakers of store-bought spice mixes. You’ve likely seen commercials for these steak seasonings, rubs, or herb blends. Maybe you’ve even purchased a …

Herb-Roasted Chicken with Lemon and Sage

A simple herb-roasted chicken with lemon and sage, courtesy of Eric and Bruce Bromberg's Blue Ribbon Cookbook. See the book review and interview with the Bromberg brothers.<p><i>We hit upon our favorite recipe a few summers back, when we helped out a buddy with his annual Labor Day pig roast in</i> …

Larva Seating System by Studio Segers for B by Indera

Designed by Studio Segers for B by Indera, Larva is a modular seating system composed of five minimalist elements: a footstool, corner element, sit …

Cloud Ceiling: An Interactive Cloud Made with 15,000 Light Bulbs at Progress Bar in Chicago | Colossal

<p>Calgary-based artists Caitlind r.c. Brown and Wayne Garrett (previously) swung by Chicago this month and installed this amazing interactive lighting …

Summer Treat: Vanilla Milk with Chocolate Ice Cubes

Longing for a glass of something icy cold this summer? Or maybe a scoop of ice cream? Have both in one glass with this unusual treat — …

Ice Cream

Suspended Bathtub: Hammock + Tub = Supreme Relaxation

If you think of the most comfortable places to relax, a hammock and a warm bath are probably near the top of the list. UK design studio Splinter …

Watch: Molo Makes Ingenious Furniture From Pleated Paper

The Vancouver-based design firm turns the modest material into something super strong and durable, no hardware or tools required.<p>Constructing paper models is a common middle step in the design process for many makers, situated somewhere between sketching and prototyping. Stephanie Forsythe and Todd …

Modern Contemporary Design

Design

New in the Shop: Aneta Ivanova’s Beautiful Double Exposure Portraits

There's something truly stunning about Bulgaria-based photographer Aneta Ivanova's double exposure photography that seamlessly blends the beauty of architecture, landscape, and the human body. Using a layered technique in Photoshop, Ivanova is able to create her surreal portraits of nature and …

Photography

Floating Dining Table Lets You Enjoy Levitating Lunches

Levitating tables are usually reserved for magicians and seances, but the Floating Table from designer Ingo Maurer is an elegant addition to a …

Furniture

28 Gorgeous DIY Hairstyles

Still rocking a rotation of hair down, in a bun held together by two pencils, and a side braid? Us too, and it’s about time we mix things up! We’ve scoured the web for the hottest summer hairstyles, from beachy waves to top knots, with a whole lot of braids in between. Be sure to let us know which …

Sluggish After Lunch? Take a Nap in This Transforming Desk

Power naps have been proven over and over to boost brain power and make you more productive at work. Unfortunately not many employers approve of …

Color Picks From the Pros

Ever wonder what paint colors the top interior designers use time and again? We asked, and they delivered—divulging some of their favorite go-to hues.<p>Alessandra Branca<p>• <b>Farrow & Ball Skylight 205</b>—"It is a calming and versatile color and mixes with black lacquer wonderfully," says Branca, who …

World's Most Beautiful Wood: The Dinesen Story

This year’s Furniture & Light Fair in Stockholm has been truly inspiring. The halls of Stockholmsmässan were filled with creative designers launching …

Your Guide To Agency Name Pronunciations And Origins

Have you ever looked at some of the alphabet-soup names of creative agencies and wondered whether one was meant to be read as an acronym or a string of letters? Well, if so, this short video is not the best way to figure it out.<p>“The Agency Pronunciation Guide” is a one-joke video, sure, but it’s a …