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The most incredible experiences in Paris

Expert guide to Paris<p>The problem visitors to Paris have is there is just too much to do, from its world-class museums to utterly staggering art galleries. Here is Telegraph destination expert Hannah Meltzer's guide to the very best experiences in the city, from ripping down the Champs-Élysées in a …

Jingle Cruise and Disney’s The Little Mermaid Are Featured Online Only Shirts For November 2014

The Disney Parks Online Store will be releasing some shirts this month that I think Disney fans will love.<p>The first shirt was inspired by the Jingle …

How to Build a Bench From a Door - Thistlewood Farm

<b>Remember the time that a friend gave your mother a door?</b><p><i>Not just any door.</i><p>A beautiful, chippy, multi-painted layered door with an amazing patina and …

How To Make a Chair Bench

When I quit teaching, I had two rickety old chairs that I couldn’t part with. I got them 12 years earlier when I was a new teacher, and they’d moved …

Vintage Washboard Message Center and a Story

My garage sale weekend started out great with<p>the purchase of an old washboard...<p>The story behind it however is much better....<p>You see... the house …

Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup | Cinnamon-Spice & Everything Nice

Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup<p>Rating: 5<p>Prep Time: 25 minutes<p>Yield: 6 servings<p>All the flavors of my favorite enchiladas brought to life in a …

The Ripped Effect

I am such a huge fan of worn, distressed pieces. I was so excited when the girls here at The Wood Connection were playing with some making tape and …

Color Washing Paint Technique for Keeping Wood Grain Visible!

Shares 2K<p>One of my favorite projects to date has been our Dutch barn door. Anyone who sees it loves it (and I am not just saying that cuz I love it)! …

Print Transfer Technique

A quick and easy way to transfer some print material to your art journaling pages, that I came across mostly by accident and have since used on many …

Wet Distressing with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

I've been wanting to paint a gold picture frame ever since I took part in an Annie Sloan Chalk Paint demo in July. So, when I spied this large, old …

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How to paint with Annie Sloan’s Chalk paint….and a donation for the Christmas bazaar.

It seems as though many many people would love to use this paint (with good reason!) but there are also many that are not sure how to use it. This is …

7 Ways to Age and Distress Furniture

Shares 108K<p>There a million different ways to age a piece a furniture. I have used probably a dozen different techniques and products to achieve my …

French end table gets a new 'do.

I picked up this little end table for a song at one of my favorite Salvation Army's at the end of last month. It was in perfect condition, but was …

Special delivery: College fills rival's mailboxes with flowers after student's death

Two crosstown colleges in Northfield, Minnesota, have shown that community means more than rivalry, filling each other's mailrooms with flowers after each suffered a tragic loss.<p>Back in March, three students from Carleton College bound for an ultimate frisbee tournament were killed in a car crash a …

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How-To: 2 Ways to Make Button and String Envelopes

Add a charming button and string closure to any plain envelope with these two simple button and string envelope techniques that Erica Loesing shared on Design Sponge.<p>Why buy expensive specialty stationery when you can DIY?!<p>Ready to get started? Click here to see the full how-to.

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The Best Ultimate Classic Perfect Recipes (We're Not Joking)

These 36 dishes—from sticky buns to steamed lobster—have earned the adjectives "perfect," "ultimate," "best-ever," and "classic"<p><b>Here at BA, we like to think that every recipe is perfect</b> in its own way. ____ But only those recipes that really, truly encapsulate perfection—like this perfectly steamed …

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You Won't Believe This Stuffy Apartment's Modern Makeover

An outdated Manhattan home gets a complete overhaul for an engaged couple about to start their life together.<p>An outdated Manhattan home gets a complete overhaul for an engaged couple about to start their life together. This piece originally appeared on <i>ELLEDECOR.com</i>.

Interior Design

Meatballs & String Beans Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Could meatballs with string beans—a Southern Italian (via New England) taste of summer's end—be the greatest recipe of all time?<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we're using this new series as an opportunity to</i> …

24 Best New Color Combinations for 2018

Is dusty rose and charcoal grey not the happiest palette for spring?<p>If you mastered the blue-and-white palette long ago and are ready for the next crop of bold, fabulous, and truly inspiring color pairings, get excited: We asked our go-to designers which pairs they love the most, when someone's …

Interior Design

5 Simple Steps That Make You Look Instantly Fresh-Faced

Hide the evidence of hangovers, sleepless nights, and stress in a snap.<p>It's not often that we would recommend faking something, but when it comes to putting your best face forward when you can barely get out of bed, we're all for it. And, thankfully, looking glowy and bright-eyed doesn't have to …

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How To Hang A Mirror

The right mirror can make a room brighter, more beautiful, or simply more utilitarian. Either way, it starts with the right installation. Here's how to hang a mirror and get it just right<p>What piece of furniture or decor can do as much as a mirror? It makes small rooms bigger, dark rooms lighter, …

A Tweed Pouf Ottoman - an Easy Chunky Knit - Flax & Twine

Yippee! It’s time for another chunky knit. When I started teaching knitting locally at Common Threads, I wanted to pick a project that would really …

How to Decorate For a Couple With Completely Different Tastes

She loves sequins. He loves neutrals.<p>She loves sequins. He loves neutrals. With its strong, sculptural shapes, a judicious use of jewel-tone hues, and the graphic punch of contemporary art, Robert Brown's design for this couple's Atlanta house strikes the perfect balance.

The ONE Quick Change That Will Transform Your Dining Room

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Inside a Kitchen the Size of a Walk-In Closet

Tiny, yet efficient.<p>To hear about a kitchen no bigger than a walk-in closet is to expect the worst. To actually see this one is to encounter the best. Designer Stephanie Stokes found savvy ways to save space in this big-city kitchen.

A Rustic, Country Bathroom with Barn Wood Walls

Rustic never looked so chic<p>In this Southborough, Massachusetts, country bathroom by Andrew and Yvonne Pojani, the design is all about the warm, reclaimed barn wood on the walls. Rustic never looked so chic. Read on for more country bathroom decor ideas.