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11 Examples of Why Black and White Photos are More Elegant at Times

There's just something about black and white photos that exude class and sophistication.<p>That's on full display in the featured image above. The woman …

Best Quesadilla Recipes

Quesadillas have been a staple of Mexican cuisine since colonial times. Cooks take pliant corn tortillas made from masa flour and fill them with a …

Articles about contemporary nordic town house on Dwell.com - Dwell

With their light, white house that owes equal debts to its Nordic surroundings and to the Japanese provenance of its architects,...<p>Historic details and modern interventions commune in two bathrooms in a renovated West Village town house.<p>This prefabricated dwelling is the first thing visitors see …

Townhouses

Articles about claesson koivisto runes scandinavian prefab prototype on Dwell.com - Dwell

Claesson Koivisto Rune introduces its second iteration of the prefab home, combining time-honored Scandinavian touches with the...<p>Omnipresent Swedish firm Claesson Koivisto Rune will debut new pieces for 13 companies at the Salone Internazionale del Mobile...<p>A new prefab prototype on a Scottish …

Prefab Homes

Get Your Omega 3s from These Salmon Pasta Recipes

New ideas for delicious weeknight pastas.<p>Whether it’s smoked, baked or seared, salmon is delicious and so good for you. Though it's great in salads …

Celebrating queerness and Islam

Let’s be honest, queerness and religion have never been the most comfortable of bedfellows. Pakistan-born photographer Samra Habib hopes to challenge the clichés and assumptions made on both sides of the spectrum through her ongoing photo series, Just Me and Allah: A Queer Muslim Photo …

Religion

Renowned Architect Kengo Kuma Designs a Modern Alternative to LEGO

Back to (triangular) basics.<p>LEGO was a simple affair when it was first released in 1949, involving basic interlocking blocks in primary colors, but …

Architecture

Slow Cooker Meals

The appeal of a slow cooker is obvious: throw some ingredients into your pot in the morning and come home at night to a hot, ready-to-eat meal. <b><br>How</b> …

Articles about simple and affordable portland home on Dwell.com - Dwell

The always popular Dwell Home Tour series will explore Portland for the first time this summer.<p>It's a dream for many to own a beach home, but an unrealistic one because of coastal homes prices.<p>It’s not every local homes tour that merits attention beyond a city’s borders.<p>Streamline your home and …

The Man Who Fell From Fame

BRETT SMILEY was no David Bowie.<p>In fact, the album the 18-year-old Mr. Smiley made with the Rolling Stones producer Andrew Loog Oldham in 1974, “Breathlessly Brett,” didn’t even see the light of day until 40 years had passed.<p>But he was someone you should know. And in what seemed like some sort of …

The 20 photographs of the week

Middle East and North Africa,Music,Photography,Asia Pacific,David Bowie,Sport,Culture,Israel,World news,Ukraine,Fashion,Japan,US sports,Art and design,Palestinian territories,Europe,London fashion week,China,Weather,Syria,NFL,London,Fashion weeks,News photography<p>The death of David Bowie, the …

Drug Smugglers Caught Disguising Marijuana as Carrots

Marijuana and carrots have a lot in common. They’re both plants. They both have purported benefits for your eyes. They’re both things little kids say …

12 Powerful Photos of Martin Luther King Jr.

Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. stands in front of a bus at the end of the Montgomery bus boycott, Montgomery, Alabama,<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Don Cravens—The …

Articles about 6 perfectly pitched roofs on Dwell.com - Dwell

A modern house steeped in heritage, history, and spirituality emerges on the fringes of Scotland’s Isle of Skye.<p>A family’s house outside the hustle of Amsterdam makes the most of local materials and forms.<p>Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of scarves …

Architecture

Service dog in a tutu aiding bride at her wedding totally steals the show

A photo of a service dog aiding its owner is stealing the Internet's heart.<p>Valerie and Andrew Parrot got married on Jan. 9 at a church in Sioux …

Is 'maternity wear' becoming a thing of the past in fashion?

The latest trend in maternity wear? Whispering the m-word, rather than shouting it, and creating clothes designed to last long beyond the third trimester<p>Are you up the duff? Do you speak emoji? If so, good news: in June, the UK’s fastest growing language is to launch a pregnant woman icon, making …

La Gomera: the Canary island that time forgot

The jeep juddered to a halt on a dusty red mountain path 400 metres above sea level. With a foot to spare at the side of the track, I looked down as if into a kaleidoscope that had broken open. Below was an intensely green and fragmented world of giant palms, banana trees, huge ferns and mossy …

#CNNMyCity: Amazing images of changing cities - CNN Style

Written by Eoghan Macguire, CNN<p>Towards the end of last year, we asked our readers, along with a few select photographers, to take to Instagram, Twitter and Facebook and send us the pictures that documented how their cities were changing.<p>From Manila to Mexico City and from Dubai to Dar es Salaam, …

How to get more from U.S. national parks in every season

Winter, spring, summer or fall<p>How to make the most of U.S. national parks in every season<p>Winter, spring, summer or fall<p>How to make the most of U.S. …

LEGS FOR DAYS

well how was your day, everyone? we are headed out of the office soon and i’m feeling a bit grumpy from my wisdom tooth growing in <i>(and the pure fear</i> …

When wedding photographs go wrong - in pictures

Photobombs, animals and unexpected backdrops provide some of the funniest images released by the International Society of Professional Wedding Photographers. Joe Milton, the society’s executive director, estimates that last year alone 20,000 entries were submitted for its quarterly competitions to …

Photography

Articles about streamlined town house makes way modern furniture collection on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's September 2016 issue.<p>With their light, white house that owes equal debts to its Nordic surroundings and to the Japanese provenance of its architects,...<p>Architecture Discipline designed a unique, movable gathering place for a firm in …

Townhouses

The Fastest Man Alive

Three-time Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton
 on fast cars, staying in fashion, and being an animal.<p>Lewis Hamilton is at home in Monaco, taking in a glorious sunset from his luxury apartment—while having physiotherapy. It seems that being a three-time world Formula One world champion can be …

Pictures of the day: 14 January 2016 - Telegraph

Exploring the beauty and shame of freckles

Following on from his photo series of follically well endowed gentlemen, Beard, which ran at Somerset House last year, photographer Brock Elbank has a new subject to confront: freckles.<p>Elbank’s obsession began when he was living in Sydney and playing for a Saturday football team. “My teammate’s lad …