Shannon Stirling

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Articles about these 7 lush landscapes will make your winter blues melt away on Dwell.com - Dwell

When couples are in love, it does show everywhere! But the bedroom is perhaps the place where it is expressed the most.<p>A balcony is a wonderful architectural feature that connects the indoors with the outdoors, presents homeowners with elevated...<p>The AJOTO pen is a joy to hold and use—a perfectly …

How Real Are Facebook Friendships?

An artist set out to find the answer—by tracking down and photographing every one of her social-media connections.<p>Editor of the <i>New York Times Book Review</i> Pamela Paul’s recent column “How to Be Liked By Everyone Online” describes how social media “has upended social and psychological norms” by …

Social Media

10 Bedroom Trends in 2014 by Micle Mihai-Cristian

Floral Wall Art from Juliana Lahoz<p>The bedroom; one of the most sacred rooms of the house and one of the rooms where we spend the most time (even if …

DIY Wood Bench

If you have not noticed, our kitchen in not the largest kitchen. Plus, our kitchen table is located in the kitchen, making things a little tight. …

Spring gardening tips: plant those cool-season veggies now

<i>Spring is approaching (and may appear to have already arrived for some, depending on where you are in B.C.), and many gardening enthusiasts are keen</i> …

20 Decor Ideas to Make Your Tiny Kitchen Feel Huge

You don’t have to have a state-of-the-art range and vast expanses of counter space to perfect your culinary skills, fellow homemakers. More counter space is at the top of everyone’s wish lists when it come to kitchens, but if you stick to the necessities, carefully choose your color palette and get …

Kitchens

Growing a Medicinal Herb Garden: How to Start Seeds

Starting herbs from seed can seem a little daunting! While we may be used to starting some summer vegetables in the window sill, the idea of starting …

The Gardenista 100: Best Elevated Planter Boxes

Garden in a box. To kick off our new Gardenista 100 guide to the hundred best garden and outdoor products for 2015, we’ve rounded up our favorite …

Gardening

15 Great Decor Ideas for Your Kitchen

Kitchens

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The Ten Commandments of Buying Used Furniture

You see a chair on the curb. It's sitting right in front of your building and it's free. Or, you're at the thrift store and spy a cheap sofa. But …

20 Of The Most Stylish Rooms In Paris

These gorgeous rooms have a certain je ne sais quoi that will leave you craving a French vacation.<p>Oh, to live in Paris. In a city with historic architecture and cute cafes around every corner, the only thing that could possibly top it all are those effortlessly elegant interiors.<p>With everything …

Interior Design

30 Small Kitchen Ideas That Maximize Both Style and Efficiency

Sky-high cabinets and mirrored backsplashes are your friends here.<p>When your prep space is no larger than a closet, even one person can feel like too many cooks in the kitchen. Make the most of your counter space and cabinetry using the tricks within these petite rooms as a guide. And if you're …

9 Easy Ways to Make Your Home Look Like A Million Bucks

Spruce up your home decor without draining your wallet<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without …

Interior Design

Considering Painting? These 8 Makeovers Will Convince You

Wondering where to start your next room overhaul? These 8 examples prove that a new paint job will always work wonders<p>Wondering where to start your next room overhaul? These 8 examples prove that a new paint job will always work wonders. This piece originally appeared on housebeautiful.com

Laundry Rooms

Twisted Sculptures Put Body Parts in All the Wrong Places

Alessandreo Boezio's sculptures are an anatomy lesson from 'The Twilight Zone.'<p>Italian sculptor Alessandro Boezio's studio is like a one-stop chop shop for sculpted human limbs. Legs stuck on hands, cigarette-smoking mouths mounted on a wall, and a small army of of arms gripping cell phones are …

Art

5 Really Great Reasons to Float The Furniture in Your Living Room

Are you struggling with how to fit your furniture in the living room, and can't for the life of you come up with a good layout? You might need to …

The Barefoot Painter Who's Shaking Up the Art World

Long overlooked, postwar Japanese painter Kazuo Shigara is leading a renaissance of Gutai art.<p>Kazuo Shiraga wasn't afraid to get his hands, or feet, dirty. Often considered to be Japan's answer to Jackson Pollock, the artist is best known for his eccentric process, which involved chucking paint at …

Art

6 DIY Ways to Whiten Your Teeth and Get a Movie-Star Smile

No harsh chemicals necessary<p>It's that time of year again: You have to remain photo-ready from the first holiday party to the ringing of the New Year. Whitening your smile is imperative, but finding the time for a dentist visit isn't always in the cards. And sometimes, you don't want to apply a …

Dentistry

Watching Mesmerizing Drip Paintings Will Never Get Old

Holton Rower's pour painting timelapse breaks the internet one drip at a time.<p><b>This article was originally published on February 17, 2015 but we think it still rocks!</b><p>It's unlikely that watching paint drip has ever been as transfixing as it is in the video below. Which is likely why the old clip of …

Charming And Airy Oslo Apartment With Mid-Century Furniture

This charming Oslo apartment belongs to graphic designer Steffen Olsen and his partner. The interiors used to be gloomy and dark but white paint …