Sylvia Rivera

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6 Steps to the Chicest Sitting Room Ever

A boring sitting room gets the "wow" factor. Plus, get the look with our "How To" guide. This article originally appeared on housebeautiful.com.<p><b>The sitting room BEFORE</b><p>Dallas-based interior designer and owner of Studio Ten 25 Abbe Fenimore's sitting room in her 1950s ranch house needed an overhaul. …

Sitting

The Add-Everything, Subtract-Nothing Makeover

A transformation that doesn't require parting with your furniture.<p>Designer and home staging expert Cathy Hobbs transformed this bare living room into a warm sophisticated space. The best part? All the original furniture in the room remained.<p>"In an attempt to try to maximize space, the owner of this …

Living Rooms

Warning: This New App Is Seriously Addictive

Morpholio Board is democratizing the design process by giving enthusiasts access to the same mobile resources and tools that professionals use.<p><i>Morpholio Apps</i><p>Mood boards have long been an essential part of the creative process for interior designers, and in recent years online tools like Pinterest …

Apps

Susan Ferrier on Creating a Cozy Lake House With Dark Colors

The designer explains how she blended light and dark in a Lake Martin, Alabama, house.<p><b>Lisa Cregan:</b> How do you create rooms that glow?<p><b>Susan Ferrier:</b> Dark walls illuminate everything — even people. There's no need to be timid with black! To experience the full beauty of light, I really think you need …

Articles about essential small space living tips on Dwell.com - Dwell

Living in a large home has a lot of advantages.<p>For aesthetically beautiful minimalist, modern, and sleek design, less really can be more.<p>It’s All About Custom From an NYC Perspective (or...<p>Don’t overthink the process of creating ambiance in your living space: Today’s gadgets make kicking back a …

Draw Straight Lines on Nails Without Using Stickers

10 Easy Shrimp Recipes Everyone Will Love

<b>1. Ginger, Garlic & Chili Shrimp</b><p>In this quick and easy recipe -- adapted from The Splendid Table's <i>How To Eat Supper</i> by Lynne Rossetto Kasper and Sally Swift -- jumbo shrimp are bathed in a brine flavored with salt, sugar and chili powder, and then sautéed with loads of fresh ginger and garlic. It's …

ELLE Simplifies: Your Workout Routine

<i>Let's be real: Sometimes "life hacks" are only good in theory. (Yes, rigging a system of binder clips and plastic bread ties will organize my computer cables, but who has the time for that?) So, in celebration of National Simplify Your Life Week, we asked dozens of experts on everything from</i> …

Exercise

Today's Beauty Secret

BAZAAR's beauty expert reveals the tricks and must-have products behind the prettiest hair and makeup looks on the red carpet.<p><i>BAZAAR</i>'s beauty expert reveals the tricks and must-have products behind the prettiest hair and makeup looks on the red carpet.

Youngique Moodstruck 3-D Fiber Lashes

Official Mascara Correspondent Ashleigh is taking on Youngique Moodstruck 3D Fiber Lashes this week. How does she fare? Find out!<p>I’ve said it before …

Think You Know Your Scotch Whisky? Think Again

Last weekend, we celebrated National Scotch Day, which is a perfect excuse to brush up on the basics and get to know the manliest thing to sip.<p><b>Meet Scotch Whisky</b><p>Scotch is one of those special spirits that manages to distill the essence of a place into a bottle. A combination of Scottish barley, …

The Latest in Celebrity Hair Transformations

Check out Rosie Huntington-Whiteley's New Years-ready chop.<p>2014 has been a year of drastic change in the celebrity hair department. We've seen a handful of celebs head to the salon and walk out almost unrecognizable. Whether for a role or just a change of pace, these stars switched things up good.