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8 Small-Space Living Instagram Accounts You Should Be Following

As the resident social media manager at the Remodelista sites <i>and</i> a New York City tiny-apartment dweller, it’s no surprise that my Instagram feed is …

Social Media

Stylish studio apartment measures just 186 square feet

Efficient<p>Kiev-based Fateeva Design has transformed a tiny flat into a studio apartment for a student living in Odessa, Ukraine. Measuring just 17.3 square meters, or approximately 186 square feet, the efficient home packs in a small kitchen area, study desk, bed, bathroom, and foyer with room for …

Interior Design

10 endlessly fascinating websites to waste your time on

The internet is a vast, wonderful trove of information. There's so much to learn from a seemingly endless supply of resources. From video lectures …

I Used Only Lush Skin Care Products For A Month And Here’s What Happened

Skin Care

What happens when you message all your Tinder matches asking if they’re DTF?

I’ve got a secret I’d like to share with you. Come in really close. I’ll need to whisper it. God forbid anyone hears.<p>OK. So… sometimes I have a sex …

Relationships

This light-filled tiny house is made almost entirely of reclaimed wood

Proving that repurposed materials can be used to create gorgeous design, this 26-foot-long Legacy tiny home is made almost entirely from reclaimed …

Design

Don’t Get Too Comfortable at That Desk

First there were individual offices. Then cubicles and open floor plans. Now, there is a “palette of places.”<p>New office designs are coming to a workplace near you, with layouts meant to cater to the variety of tasks required of modern white-collar workers. Put another way, it means people don’t sit …

The Workplace

The Truth and Fiction of Adam and Eve

<b>THE RISE AND FALL OF ADAM AND EVE</b><br>By Stephen Greenblatt<br>419 pp. W. W. Norton & Company. $27.95.<p>Stephen Greenblatt follows Adam and Eve through a long arc of Western history. He begins at the beginning, with paleoanthropology, then moves on to the Babylonian epics, which influenced the early chapters …

Theology

Style in a Flash: 12 Entryway Projects to Try This Weekend

(Image credit: Old Brand New)<p>Whether your front door opens directly onto your kitchen and all you have to work with in terms of a "landing strip" is …

Home Decorating

So You’ve Decluttered — Now What Do You Do With the Stuff?

This is it—the final day of the September Sweep. Whether or not you've been on the whole journey with us, I bet you'll get something out of today's …

Minimalism

This gorgeous 'Tree House Tower' was built using repurposed timber and old ship materials

When architect Jason McLennan isn’t busying working on Leonardo DiCaprio’s new eco resort off the coast of Belize, the talented designer is enjoying …

Treehouses

Prince George Looks *Deeply* Unimpressed Upon Arrival in Berlin

And also very sleepy. Basically, he is us.<p>The Royal Family are currently on a tour of Poland and Germany, and just touched down in Berlin—where the living legend known as Prince George departed the plane, surveyed his surroundings, and was like "nah, I'm good."<p>While we didn't think it was possible …

See the Most Exquisite Mosques Around the World

Ramadan is here, but these architectural and cultural gems deserve a look anytime.<p>Roughly one-quarter of the world is Muslim. With facades dressed in mosaics, glowing marble, crowning domes, and spiraling towers, mosques are awe-strikingly stunning from the outside. In off-prayer hours, wander …

Islam

Compact apartment gets efficient, airy makeover in Taiwan

Bright and full of storage<p>Originally, this compact apartment in Taipei, Taiwan, had been carved up into an inefficient two-bedroom layout that left little room for relaxation. Designer Annby Lin of local firm A Lentil Design reconfigured the space for a more effective flow—taking down walls and …

Sustainable Design Should Mimic the Outdoors

Here’s how to close the gap between interior spaces and the outside world.<p>A building’s primary purpose may be to keep the weather out, but most do such an effective job of this that they also inadvertently deprive us of contact with two key requirements for our well-being and effectiveness: nature …

Green Living

Home Decorating Ideas: 24 ways to decorate without spending a dime!

Are you planning to redecorate your home but do not want to hire interior decorators to do it or you simply don't have a big budget? Then you can not …

15 Delicious Breakfast Options Made With Just 3 Ingredients

If you're like us, you have the best intentions of eating a quality, well-balanced breakfast, but then time — or a lack of ingredients — gets the best of you. Luckily, there are plenty of options out there that require minimal ingredients and preparation time. From baked eggs to parfait bowls and …

How to lose weight without dieting or working out

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p>Most people looking to lose weight turn to two options: dieting or working out.<p>And while these are both good options, they're not the only ones out there.<p>According to nutritionist Karen Ansel (MS, RDN), author of "Healing Superfoods for Anti-Aging: Stay Younger Live Longer," …

Nutrition

Dreamy revamp of 19th-century Stockholm apartment can be yours for $2.8M

The pastel-hued project by Note Design Studio is now on the market<p><i>Editor's Note: This post was originally published in May 2017 and has been updated with the most recent information</i>.<p>Stockholm-based Note Design Studio is no stranger to color or impeccably appointed interiors, and this latest …

Interior decor: 14 sliding doors

Demarcating spaces has traditionally been by erection of walls, though recent times have witnessed many wall-less alternatives in the form of …

Nook Architects uncovers original tiles and timber beams inside Barcelona flat

Colourful restored tile flooring and wooden ceiling beams add character to this Barcelona apartment refurbished by local studio Nook …

Viba's Sauna / Spot Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The two main factors which defined the choice of building perimeter and placement were the maximum …

Bathroom decor: 15 small bathrooms to see before renovating yours!

There is a place in the home where great transformations happen. This is a room that is used to perform ordinary tasks, such as showering, but it …

Lighten up your home with these 24 cool lamps!

Your interior designers & room decorators may not explicitly tell you so, but lighting makes a HUGE difference to the visual appeal of a space in …

12 geography facts that will blow your mind

1. Continents shift at about the same rate as your fingernails grow.<p>2. Mt. Thor on Baffin Island, Canada, has Earth’s greatest sheer vertical drop …

10 Powerful Life-Altering Things You Need to Do Alone | Inc.com

There are many major decisions in life where you should consult the wisest people you know. There are other, profound things you need to do on your own.<p>Your success hinges on being able to trust your personal intellect and intuition. Looking to your own abilities to guide you through your most …

Entrepreneurship

Lucy Hale Reveals Her Skincare Routine For Combatting Cystic Acne

Skin fix.<p>Take a look at Lucy Hale on the silver screen, and you’d never in a million years guess that the <i>Pretty Little Liars</i> actress has had her fair share of struggles with cystic acne, considering her skin <i>always</i> manages to look absolutely flawless. Coincidentally though, Lucy started dealing with …

Brilliant bamboo house uses ground water for natural cooling

This experimental bamboo home is helping to set the pace for sustainable growth in China. Milan-based Studio Cardenas designed Energy Efficient …

Design

11 best-smelling body washes your shower is missing

Women share many things in common especially the love for trying out new products. Body washes that hydrate our skin while allowing us to ditch the perfume for a day is a win-win! From coconut lime to mint tea, these unique scents are perfect just in time for spring. Whether you have sensitive skin …

AOL

No Lie: These 2 Workouts Burn More Calories Than a 3-Mile Run

Let’s be honest, running is a great workout. It’s not everyone’s cup of tea, but research shows that you can burn around 113 calories for each mile …

Exercise