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Today we like: Japanese hair salons

Japanese houses are a perennial favourite with Dezeen readers, but the country's architects also apply similar design principles to hair salon …

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Articles about small wisconsin cabin filled multifunctional furniture on Dwell.com - Dwell

A father-son architectural duo experiment with a compact, modular home with flexible furniture arrangements.<p>To maximize their small Warsaw loft, transatlantic designers Aleksander Novak-Zemplinski and Becky Nix handcrafted a fleet of...<p>Inside Candlewood Cabins' one-of-a-kind Ocooch …

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This Tiny Finnish Cabin Appeared as if by Magic

Relying on a sleek, minimalist design made this the easiest build ever.<p>Sometimes the red tape involved with building your dream home makes it more work than it's worth. But Robin Falck found a loophole that allowed him to build this lakeside cabin without annoying regulations or permits: He made it …

This Attic Loft Proves That Everything Is Prettier in Paris

We wouldn't normally volunteer to sleep in the attic, but we're about to make an exception.<p>In America, an attic likely houses cobwebs and relics from decades long past (a.k.a. "junk"). In Paris, however, apparently you're sure to find an incredible attic that belongs to a handsome Frenchman. That …

Vote for the Best Living/Dining Room in the Remodelista Considered Design Awards: Amateur Category

Our judges have selected the finalists, now you choose the winners. Vote for the finalists in each of 12 Considered Design Awards categories, on …

E+ / Interface Studio Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> E+ // 226 – 232 Highland consists four new three-story wood-frame homes in Roxbury. The project is a …

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11 Ideas for Personal Wedding Bands

Purchasing the perfect wedding band sure as heck ain’t easy. And since you wear this thing every day as a symbol of your eternal couplehood, you better like it <i>and</i> it better be practical. It would also be wonderful if it was different than the ring another blushing bride plans to swoop up at the …

Taylor Swift in See-Through, Fringed Bodysuit at BBC Big Weekend 2015

Forget the ladylike skirts and heels—Taylor Swift has been pushing the envelope with her style choices recently, and this weekend's sexy, spangled bodysuit was the latest to make everyone take notice. She chose the number for her performance at BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend festival in England, and the …

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Natasha Poly Takes Cannes

The supermodel shares exclusive photos from her journey to the Cannes Film Festival. Stay tuned for more.

Langley Fox Hemingway Is Forever Drawing

The model, illustrator and It girl Langley Fox Hemingway has a slew of artist/designer collaborations under her belt—from Louis Vuitton to Alice and Olivia. Today, she reveals her latest venture: a capsule collection of tees, tanks and totes for Forever 21. Find out more here:<p><b>How would you describe</b> …

Beyonce And Jay Z May Be Moving Into This Gorgeous Former Church In New Orleans

Rumor has it the superstar couple just bought a stately Garden District home.<p>Jay Z and Beyonce, the king and queen of hip hop, could be moving to the land of jazz and Mardi Gras. That is, if rumors are true that the couple are the new owners of this former Presbyterian church in New Orleans.<p>Both …

These 10 Pieces Will Make You Rethink Rattan

It's a new day for rattan furniture.<p>Sure, you can still find tiki-style sofas with tropical-print cushions à la The Golden Girls. But these days, designers Darren Henault and Brett Beldock show us how rattan's creative possibilities are being embraced.

Update: Cindy Crawford Sells Her Malibu Home For $13.341 Million

The supermodel and her husband Rande Gerber flipped the property they bought less than a year ago.<p><b>Update 8/21:</b> Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber have sold their Malibu estate for $13.341 million, just $2 million less than the original asking price, meaning the power couple earned a whopping $7.341 …

6 Paint Colors You Only Think You Hate

These rooms will make you rethink those underrated hues.<p>The paint aisle is full of both inspiration and opinions, and some colors never get a fair shake. But color pros Tobi Fairley and Amy Krane are here to explain why you may want to rethink those underrated hues.

This Week in Our Company Chat Room

<i>In Overheard, we're sharing all of the best tidbits we couldn't help picking up on</i>—<i>from smart tips on the</i> <b>Hotline</b> <i>to funny quotes heard around the water cooler and more.</i><p>Here at Food52, we use HipChat to stay connected—we chat to cut down on email, give quick office updates, and, you know, give away …

3 Steps Anyone Can Take to Reduce Water Consumption

California's drought affects every person living in America. While that thought might be an esoteric one for those who don't reside on the West Coast, it's a very real experience, with very real consequences. As The New York Times reported earlier this week, "The average American consumes more than …

Asparagus Season is Here! Make this Simple, Clever Salad

<i>We're serious about keeping farmers market produce on the menu all year long. Alexandra Stafford of Alexandra Kitchen shows us how to store, prep, and make the most of it, without wasting a scrap.</i><p><i>Today: A simpler way to prepare asparagus, plus a clever dressing to put on all of your salads this</i> …

5 Decadent Desserts You Can Hold in Your Hand

Skip the plates and silverware -- these rich, sweet treats are perfect for a casual party.<p><b>1. Red Velvet Cupcakes</b><p>Who can resist a red velvet cupcake? These have a subtle chocolate flavor, deep mahogany color and lavish swirl of tangy cream cheese frosting on top. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Chocolate Peanut</b> …

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How to Prepare Pans for Cake Success

<i>Every week, baking expert Alice Medrich will be going rogue on Food52—with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.</i><p><i>Today: Alice explains when to flour, when to grease, and when to just let parchment paper do its job.</i><p>There are two main purposes for pan preparation: to allow the cake to be …

16 Breakfast Recipes to Take You Around the World

Breakfast is always lauded as the most important meal of the day, yet it's so easy to fall into a rut: a bowl of cereal and a cup of joe if you're in a hurry, pancakes if you have the time, and oatmeal when you want to feel virtuous. Don't you feel antsy just reading that litany? Let's try looking …

Snacking in San Francisco with Studiopatró

<i>We're the kind of people who have to eat every three hours, and Pure Leaf Iced Tea is here to help with that.</i><p><i>Today: We traveled to San Francisco for an Instameet and Nanette Wong of Cultural Chromatics got photos of our good side.</i><p>It's not really a secret that we love to take photos of food. And we …

NYCxDesign 2015: WantedDesign Manhattan Part 1

We hit one of our favorites, WantedDesign, an event founded by Odile Hainaut and Claire Pijoulat, and as always, it didn’t disappoint. Full of …

Solar-Powered Ecocapsule Allows You to Live Off the Grid Anywhere in the World

Slovakia's Nice Architects recently revealed several exciting details about the Ecocapsule that will give you the opportunity to live anywhere in the world. Ecocapsule is a micro-shelter that operates off-grid by using sustainable technology such as solar power, rainwater collection and filtration, …

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