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8 Stylish Home Libraries Every Bibliophile Will Love

Even in this tablet-obsessed age, bookshelves provide a stylish focal point for any room.<p>Even in this tablet-obsessed age, bookshelves provide a stylish focal point for any room.

Interior Design

12 DIY Canopy Beds That Will Turn Your Bedroom Into a Dreamy Wonderland

A few yards of gauzy fabric (or even a tablecloth!) can go a long way.<p>A few yards of gauzy fabric can go a long way.

8 Simple Ways to Soundproof Your Home

Because we could all use a little extra peace and quiet.<p>You already know that a peaceful home is a happy home. While that likely means choosing your furniture, lighting, and home fabrics based on their comfort quotient, there's one thing that's easy to overlook — soundproofing.<p>Nothing zaps your zen …

America's Oldest Shopping Mall Is Now An Apartment Building

When the economy goes bust retail stores are often hit the hardest, because people who don't have a lot of extra money to spend tend to stay away …

Shopping

How to make an amazing grass daybed out of wood pallets

Are you looking for ways to spruce up your home’s sparse green space or even that sad concrete roof top? Well, look no further because landscape …

Planting a smart vegetable garden

Considering which vegetables you like, how much space you have for them and how you'll meet their growing requirements will help you achieve a …

Bold Built-Ins: 10 Times Shelving Was Made Better By Paint

Oh, the built-in bookshelf. I knew few people whose dream home doesn't include a wall of bespoke shelves on which to store books and display art. And …

Absolutely The Best 12 Web Design and Development Tools For You

Web designers and developers love their job the most. These professionals do not even need any on-job training but, considering today’s nature of …

38 Healthy Things to Eat If You Absolutely Hate Salad

You never have to settle for limp lettuce again.<p>Yes, you *can* be healthy without eating a salad. Our friends at Spoon University have proved that you never have to settle for limp lettuce again.

Food

How to Fill Ugly Gaps in Woodworking Joints Using This Simple Trick

When your woodworking joints aren't perfectly aligned, there's a way to fill the gaps that will make them unnoticeable.<p>Wood joinery can be an enjoyable, yet maddening pursuit. The ideal wood joint should come together firmly and not wiggle or be loose. But even if you've achieved the goal of a …

The 50 Most Delicious Brownie Recipes

14 DIY Makeovers That Prove Spray Paint Is Magical

Palette Profile - An Interior Of Blues, White & Grey

Widawscy Studio Architektury have designed the interiors of a home in Poland, for a family of five, that is all about white, blues and concrete.<p>The …

The design of this new wearable nail polish holder makes painting your nails a lot easier

Let start at the beginning…this is Liz and Mark, the inventors of tweexy. Two years ago, they wanted to create something that didn’t already exist, …

Wearable Tech

Miami Design District’s Museum Garage Will Feature a Façade by WORKac

The Miami Design District, a neighborhood dedicated to innovative art and architecture, has commissioned The Museum Garage to be built as a part of …

A’tolan House is a seafront home built with rocks excavated during its construction

Move over, Fred Flintstone - there's a new rock home on the market, and it's simply breathtaking. Located in Taiwan, the coastal A'tolan House …

WeWork welcomes residents into its new co-living space at 110 Wall Street

1/7<p>wework living New York<p>Thousands of freelancers and small companies across New York (and the world) call WeWork their co-working home, but what …

9 Awesome Inventions Courtesy Of Kids' Fascinating Imaginations

A fellow inventor helped bring their ideas to life.<p>After recognizing the power of children's imaginations, an inventor decided to help turn kids' fascinating ideas into reality.<p>For his INVENTORS! Project, Dominic Wilcox had more than 450 children and a handful of adults come up with an idea for an …

25 Of The Best Rooms Of 2015

Warning: You're going to want to redecorate.<p>We combed through our archives to find the most inspirational, and unabashedly stylish rooms to appear in ELLE DECOR and on our site this year.

Interior Design

Articles about 6 homes plywood interiors on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>Reflections have captivated us (literally!) for as long as we've had intellect enough for self-awareness.<p>A renowned architect transforms a 1920s home, drawing upon a palette of plywood and glass to dramatic …

Articles about most popular homes 2015 renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

When you are involved in building renovations, whether a small scale domestic renovation project or a large scale industrial job...<p>A bay window build-out helps a turn-of-the-century home look forward.<p>Palm Springs thrives as a getaway, but lately an influx of people visiting through home-sharing …

Articles about house week green renovation run down farmhouse california on Dwell.com - Dwell

Minute details and judiciously applied materials create a refined home in San Francisco.<p>Jacek Kolasiński took on a massive renovation project in his dream neighborhood.<p>In this new, exclusive series for Dwell.com, Linda Taalman of Taalman Koch Architecture will track the hands-on renovation of...<p>In …

13 Healthy Smoothies to Get You Back on Track After the Holidays

When the holidays inevitably come to a close, we’re all left feeling a bit… blah. Maybe it’s all the salt from the perfect ham or the mounds of sugar from the dozens of Christmas cookies we inhaled (no judgement here!). What you really need to conquer that feeling is a smoothie to get back to your …

Ashlee's Shabby Chic Office

(Image credit: Submitted by Ashlee)<p><b>Name & Location:</b> Ashlee in Broomfield, Colorado <b><br>My Favorite Room:</b> Office <b><br>Specs:</b> 350 square feet in a rental<p>I am …

30 Inventive Kitchens with Stone Walls

It is simply amazing how design and fashion are so cyclical, and how what is shunned as outdated quickly finds its way back to the top of the trends …

10 DIY Projects You'll Actually Want To Do With Your Family This Weekend

Cue the holiday tunes!<p>With the holiday weekend upon us, you're in for lots and lots of family time. Catching up with everyone is great, but having so many people in one place can get real crowded, real fast.<p>Avoid the stress and awkward conversation by getting the whole family involved in a festive …