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This Wedding's Whimsical Theme Is All About The Location

Lauren and Ben’s wedding had all the elements of an outdoor wedding without actually being outside. (We promise it’ll make sense once you see the …

35 Best Wall Decor Ideas To Liven Up A Large, Blank Space

Artwork isn't the only way of dressing up a dull wall.<p>A big, windowless wall can be the perfect canvas for creative decor ideas. Don't let that blank space go to waste! Take a look at these genius wall decor ideas that will liven up any space.

Interior Design

7 Free Beauty Apps That Make You Look Flawless in Every Photo

By Lindsey Coco for GLAM4GOOD<p>We think you're gorgeous just as you are, but let's face it -- we are inundated on a daily basis with pictures of stars, models and "it" girls looking flawless. Pretty much every image you see posted from our pop culture icons is manipulated to look cooler or prettier …

Tricks of the Trader Joe's: 10 items to feed your kids on the cheap

With over 400 stores in 38 states, Trader Joe’s has taken parents' mundane grocery shopping experience to the next level. And then there are the bragging rights: The minute someone brings up Trader Joe’s in a convo you almost always get an enthusiastic “OH, have you tried…?” or “You MUST get…" …

Healthy Eating

How To Decorate With Black-and-White

10 classic and sophisticated spaces.<p>The classic color combination makes any room — from bathrooms to bedrooms — sophisticated, chic, and timeless. From horizontal stripes to graphic floor tile, designers share their favorite black-and-white decorating ideas.

Interior Design

2013's 20 best museums in the world | CNN Travel

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The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com


6 of the Most Interesting International Borders on Earth

<i>Credit: Wikimedia User Jerome</i><p>Unless you've ever lived on, bought books from, or had trouble crossing one, you probably haven't given much thought to borders. But truth be told, how they're drawn and what's used to delineate them can be fascinating. For example: What do a triangular picnic table, …

25 Decor Ideas That Make Small Bathrooms Feel Bigger

The right design choices will make extra space appear as if by magic.<p>Whether it's a teensy powder room or a shower stall with barely enough room to scrub, an awkward washroom can really cramp your style. Fly through your morning routine with these easy storage and styling solutions for tiny …

Los Angeles

101 Home Makeover Ideas from 101 Designers

From a new coat of paint to better light bulbs.<p>So you want to do something different to your home right now? Here are 101 ideas from 101 designers, and there's something for every room.

Home Decorating

The Best Global Shopping Trips to Take in Your Lifetime

Anthropologie's buyer-at-large and former star of Man Shops Globe, Keith Johnson, shares his favorite world markets.<p>It's no secret we love to shop at <i>BAZAAR</i>. That combined with an overwhelming sense of wanderlust as of late (summer is just around the corner, after all), we're looking to make a …


From Utah Beach to Kabul: How Army gear changed since D-Day

The basics are the same: A uniform, a helmet, boots, a rucksack, and a rifle. But that's about the only similarities between what a D-Day soldier and one in Afghanistan took into combat.<p>At a distance, the two soldiers look pretty much the same. But up close, the parallels fall away as what was new …


11 Famous American Sites Before They Were Famous

Ever wonder what your favorite American landmark looked like before you came along? Thanks to good ole Getty Images we've found a treasure trove of vintage pics of some of America's most famous landmarks.<p>Take a trip down memory lane with these dreamy black and whites...<p>Brooklyn Bridge, September …

Top 25 experiences in California

From towering redwood forests in foggy Northern California to perfectly sun-kissed surf beaches in the south, this 'Golden State' alongside the Pacific simply begs to be explored.<p>Come for the landscape, stay for the sensational meals, and glimpse the future in the making on America's creative coast.<p>…


Do I Need a Smart-Chip Credit Card in Europe?

<i>A:</i><p>Yes, there’s a strong chance your credit card with the old-fashioned magnetic strip won’t work at most cash registers in Europe. American banks and retailers are woefully behind in security technology, and consumers are suffering for it. The recent hacking of ATM and credit information for tens …

Identity Theft

Salted Texas Chocolate Sheet Cake

Servings<p>The only chocolate sheet cake you need is a Texas chocolate sheet cake. This recipe is from one of our readers.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, cut into pieces, plus more for baking dish<p>2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for baking dish<p>1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder<p>2 …


26 Castles That Have Reached Fairytale Status

Castles are already pretty spectacular but put one on top of a mountain or hanging over the edge of a cliff and they get elevated to fairytale status.<p>From Scotland to Syria, the amazing architecture and jaw-dropping views are sure to impress any traveler.<p><b>Swallow's Nest, Gaspra, Crimea</b><p><b>Aragonese</b> …

271 Years Before Pantone, an Artist Mixed and Described Every Color Imaginable in an 800-Page Book | Colossal

<p>In 1692 an artist known only as “A. Boogert” sat down to write a book in Dutch about mixing watercolors. Not only would he begin the book with a bit …

This Croatian Waterfall Makes Us Want To Go On Vacation RIGHT NOW

This waterfall is more than gorgeous -- it's positively magical.<p>Found in Croatia, this delightful swimming hole is actually a beautiful set of waterfalls that make up Skradinski buk. Formed by the Krka and Čikola Rivers coming together, the turquoise and emerald waters are illuminated with little …

Americans, You Need This Cookbook

“If Americans want to know what America is, they need to know this book,” chef José Andrés says.<p><b>The Chef:</b> José Andrés<p><b>The Book:</b> <i>The Virginia Housewife</i>, …

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10 Breathtaking Gardens

From endless acreage to a tiny terrace, these meticulously manicured retreats (sourced from some of our favorite tastemakers on Instagram) left us in awe.<p><b>Idea #1:</b> With a little ingenuity and some sharp clippers, basic bushes can become modern masterpieces.<p><b>Idea #2:</b> Attempt to conceal the concrete …


10 Designer Bags Every Woman Should Own

Because collecting handbags is arguably an art form.<p>Collecting handbags, when done well, can arguably be considered an art form. In homage to that, here are the 10 bags every woman should have in her closet— get your check list started.


The 50 Most Powerful and Influential Families

<i>Town & Country</i> presents the world's most powerful dynasties in its second-annual list. From the dazzling empire of Monsieur Arnault to the undeniable influence of Jay Z, these are the names shaping the world in which we live. <i>Via TownandCountrymag.com</i>.

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Vivid Spring Colors at Home

Springtime in general is inspiring, invigorating, and energizing. This time of year emphasizes freshness and life – out with the old and tired and …

How to Make Homemade Marshmallow Peeps

The world <i>wants</i> us to make Peeps.<p>I discovered this last year on a day that began with reading an article in the local paper in which Marilyn Hagerty called a Ruby Tuesday “one of the stars in the restaurant scene” of my new town. It was a day I almost gave up on food.<p>On top of all of that, I had an …

Fabulous At Every Age Beauty: 30s

The makeup, hair, and skin tips guaranteed to make every decade look as great as the last.<p>You fell the same as you did in your 20s, but perhaps you've spotted signs of crow's-feet, a few stray grays, and drier skin. Don't worry, with a few tweaks to your routine you can look even more polished in …

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