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Gentlemen's Hoodies & Sweatshirts

A hoodie is not particularly formal, and there's not much we can do about that. However, we've given the Pinebrook Zip Up Hoodie tasteful welt …

Clothing

Got a Blah Backsplash? We Tested Adhesive Tiles in a Rental

<i>"Renew your room in less than three hours."</i> That's the tagline on the Smart Tiles website, where you can find their range of self-adhesive and …

Home Improvement

Top 10 Shower Gels for Men

In numerical order of supremacy, this list, compiled from reader feedback, popularity, innovation, ingredients, results, price and Ape to Gentleman’s …

Skin Care

Aesop Aromatique Room Sprays

Aesop have released three Aromatique Room Sprays into their permanent range. The three scents; Istros, Olous and Cythera have been developed over two …

Beauty

Guidelines and Tricks for Decorating and Organizing Small, Rented Spaces

1. Decorating each room differently Each room needs to have a common interior style and some form of cohesion throughout the home. Yes, it’s ok to …

Home Decorating

This New Home Collection Is a Fresh Take on Minimalism

Minimalism doesn't have to be boring, and this new home collection from Nendo is just that. Muted colors and clean lines mix with surprising elements …

Furniture

You Won't See a Single Crunch In This Core Workout

This Tabata from trainer Andy Speer targets even the deepest ab muscles<p>When it comes to training your core, oftentimes simplicity is best. Andy Speer, trainer and creator of the Anarchy Abs workout from <i>Men's Health</i>, has a quick-hitting core workout guaranteed to train every muscle in your …

Exercise

Five Not Impossible Things You Can Do to Make Yourself Healthier

It's time to borrow from Ayurvedic medicine.<p>Last week, I thought of myself as a reasonably healthy person: I recently cut sweets out of my diet, I try to stick to just a few handfuls of potato chips a day, and I own an impressive selection of activewear. But after 45 minutes with an Ayurvedic …

Alternative Medicine

The 13 Best Spots to Buy Affordable Home Decor Online

When we’re shopping for furniture, we consult our 18 Favorite Spots to Buy Furniture Online, but when we’re looking for all of the decorative touches …

Home Decorating

5 Common Kitchen Space-Wasting Mistakes & How to Fix Them

Your kitchen is only so big, so if you've run out of storage room, it's time to make the space work harder and be more efficient. It's easy to miss …

Magnetism

​Is This the Year You Buy a Home? 4 Questions to Ask

You've been setting aside money for a down payment for a few years and you've met your goal. Your online browsing has turned to semi-regular weekend …

Home Improvement

Investment tips for kicking your savings into action in 2018

<i>George Herman | Citadel Investment Services</i><p>With December holiday and New Year expenses putting a pinch on your pockets, you may be one of many …

Investing

5 Clever '30-Day Challenges' to Help Improve Your Finances

A lot of money success comes down to one simple thing: maintaining good daily habits that encourage reduced spending and smarter financial routines. …

Personal Finance

Expiring Government Program Banks Don't Like To Talk About

Money experts said it could not be done and banks simply don’t like to talk about it, but a simple little government program passed by Obama has …

Personal Finance

GQ’s 47 Best Grooming Products of 2017

We know that caring for your hair, skin, and beard ain't easy, and there are a zillion potions out there making big promises. So we went into the GQ Test Lab, tried all zillion, and came up with this year's winners.

Move Lightroom Catalog to a New Computer – A Step by Step Guide

Moving a Lightroom Catalog to a new computer might sound like a scary proposition to many photographers. But, since we change computers every three …

Tutorials

Nine lesser-known Lightroom tricks to improve your editing experience

Lightroom is filled with little “tricks” that can help you speed up your workflow and make the editing process more efficient and accurate. If you …

Tutorials

​The $2 Cleaning Tool Paper Towel Addicts Need to Try

Many of us strive to reduce our use of cleaning products that end up in the garbage can and sometimes seem to soak up more money than filth. But …

Biodegradation

11 Cleaning and Organizing Tips from Real People Who Have Open Shelving

In my early 20s, I had open shelving in the kitchen. And it was awful. There was no vent into the kitchen, and only one tiny window that opened into …

Storage Ideas

Aris: Old-Fashioned Wooden Goods with Utilitarian Style, Made in Italy

For many more offerings, see the Aris catalog. And to order directly from Italy, contact Aris.<p>More Italian essentials for the home:

13 Clever Storage Ideas for the Closet

The best closets have more to offer than their contents. If you ask us, it’s the structural decisions and smart organizational tricks that make a …

Editors’ Picks: Our 10 Favorite Organizational Tools

This year, while working on our latest book, <i>The Organized Home: Simple, Stylish Storage Ideas for All Over the House</i>, we’ve discovered a whole world …

7 DIY Bathroom Ideas to Steal from Nautical Design

Think like a mariner and outfit your bath with space-saving storage solutions and accessories designed to keep things shipshape.<p>Go to Nautical Style …

10 Easy Pieces: Metal Bread Bins (Not Just for Storing Bread)

Above: My Kilos in Germany makes a Bread Box in powder coated steel (of many colors) with an oak lid. Contact My Kilos for ordering information.

6 Wall-Mounted Storage Ideas to Steal from the Jennings Hotel

When we first wrote about The Jennings, a boutique hotel in rural Joseph, Oregon, there were only five rooms that were guest-ready. Checking in a …

5 Smart Storage & Organization Ideas to Steal from the Ace Hotel Chicago

There are many perks to staying at a hotel. Business travelers may cite room service and an in-building gym as reasons for choosing a hotel over …

Hotels

DIY: The Heju Wall Organizer by Two Young Paris Architects

Tools and Materials<p>Panel of perforated metal strong enough to stand up on its own. Hélène and Julien used a sheet of 100-by-60 centimeter …

Crafting

The Cull: Our 10 Favorites From Pottery Barn’s New Line for Small Spaces

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Houses

12 Ingenious Storage Lessons from the Shakers

7. Less mess means less cleanup.<p>8. It’s okay when things disappear.<p>Above: Think beyond front-facing cabinets. A top-opening cabinet in a Shaker …

Hacking

How To Avoid Tax On Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency Profits

Crypto madness and Bitcoin bonanza has firmly taken ahold of the internet. It’s much like the gold rush of the 1800’s. Those who moved first will be …