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Unexpected Color Combos That Actually Work

Outrageous palettes that aren't for the color-shy.<p>Who said that you can't pair pink with red? Or that purple and orange could look so good? These unique room color schemes and paint ideas aren't for the color-shy, but they sure do make a bold statement.

The Amazing One-Day Bedroom Makeover

One designer, one bedroom, nine hours...<p>New York designer Amanda Nisbet accepts a challenge to complete a bedroom makeover for Jacqueline Blandi in one day. See the pictures and get ideas from our dreamy before and after. The clock starts ticking at 8:30 A.M....

Interior Design

House Beautiful on Twitter: "60+ gorgeous designer bathrooms http://t.co/uNLUzn3k64 http://t.co/6j8LutjFT0"

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How to Make a Small Space Bigger With Color

Soothing, even-toned rooms make a small room seem bigger. These color ideas will enlarge your space. See more ways to make the most of a small space.<p><b>1. Bedding and Curtains</b><p>Harmonize bedding and curtain patterns.<p><b>2. Palette</b><p>Adhere to the same palette to create unity from room to room.<p><b>3. …

6 Cool Bathroom Gadgets

A faucet that doubles as a hand dryer and more.<p>A faucet that doubles as a hand dryer, a tub that's also a sound system, and more high-tech products deliver way more than hot water.

Gear & Gadgets

House Beautiful on Twitter: "In this bathroom, the drama is really on the floor tile http://t.co/kFuuc2kBg9 http://t.co/vZNq89xmaU"

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8 Ways to Create a Family-Friendly Kitchen

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.

10 Awesome Things You Need to Know About the New C7 Corvette – Feature

Blending economics and emotion is a tricky business, and when Chevrolet began prepping the new C7 Corvette, it knew the development process would be one of give and take, where even the tiniest decisions could have far-reaching implications for the car. With our first full test of the C7 coming …

Fangio’s Mercedes W196 Sells for $29.6 Million

Auctioneer Robert Brooks rapped the hammer at the Bonhams Goodwood sale, sending a Mercedes-Benz W196 grand-prix race car (detailed here) to a new owner and setting a new automotive record for most expensive car ever auctioned. Just how much will it cost its new owner when it’s all said and done? …

2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG

More power, more carbon fiber, still has a column-mounted shifter.<p>Ask Audi why there’s no RS8, or BMW why there’s no M7, and the answers inevitably will include: <i>There’s not enough of a market for such a car</i>, or, <i>This is not a priority for us</i>, or even, <i>Those customers care about comfort, not</i> …

Nissan Delays Infiniti’s Electric Car to Add New Features

Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn always looks like he’s smirking, but with Infiniti delaying a second critical product in a week’s time, we’re sure he’s frowning hard. On Wednesday, Nissan executive vice president Andy Palmer told <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> that the company would “push back the timing” of its …

2013 Mercedes-Benz CL600

Lieutenants of industry need not apply.<p>TESTED<p>The CL600 isn’t what you’d drive to an Occupy Wall Street protest—unless you were protesting the protesters. The iconic coupe is big, bold, and bodacious, a rolling reminiscence of more grandiose times. It hides its considerable bones in sheetmetal that …

Land Rover Green Lights Evoque Convertible for Production

Land Rover has given the green light to a convertible version of the Range Rover Evoque, according to an article by British publication <i>What Car?</i>. The piece quotes an unnamed source at Land Rover as saying, “The Evoque convertible now has the green light, it’s going to be built.” The publication …

2014 Mercedes-Benz E350 4MATIC Sedan

Mercedes' well-respected man about town tones up.<p>TESTED<p>The E350 is Mercedes-Benz’s sensible sedan. Standing in the shadow of the extroverted E63 AMG and conceding the efficiency crown to the forthcoming E250 BlueTec diesel, it earns respect by effortlessly balancing form and function in a practical …

BMW M5 Nighthawk Edition Created for Japan, Limited to 10 Examples

For Japanese enthusiasts who find BMW’s standard M5 too tame looking, the maker recently announced a 10-unit production run of M5 Nighthawk special editions.<p>Clad in a sinister, low-gloss matte coat of “Frozen Black” paint and sporting a blacked-out twin-kidney grille, the Nighthawk certainly looks …

Volkswagen Group Green Lights Bentley's SUV Project

A Bentley SUV will go on sale in 2016, but it likely won’t look like this early design proposal of the EXP 9 F concept.

Volkswagen

2015 Cadillac Escalade Spy Photos

The star of music videos for years to come.<p><b>What It Is:</b> The all-new, fourth generation of Cadillac’s default flagship, the Escalade. In its own way, the Escalade epitomizes the old-school Cadillac virtues—it’s massive and without compromise, and more than a little ostentatious. Other than the …

Lexus Reportedly will Debut RC350 at Tokyo Auto Show, RC F in Detroit

When we caught a few spy shots of the pending Lexus RC hiding under that swirly black and white camouflage earlier this month, we already had a pretty good bead on the car’s architecture and potential powertrain options, but could only speculate regarding its timeline for rollout. Now, <i>Automotive</i> …

2014 BMW 435i

One 4 enthusiasts.<p>The sixth generation of the venerable BMW 3-series debuted for the 2012 model year to widespread acclaim from mommy bloggers, hypermilers, and the tech press alike, each group enthralled with the Ultimate Driving Machine’s new features. Or at least we imagine they were. …

Mercedes Introduces New Automatic in Europe

Mercedes-Benz has announced it will install a nine-speed automatic transmission in its European-spec face-lifted E350 BlueTec turbo-diesel models for the 2015 model year. The German automaker claims the new nine-speed, in conjunction with a stop-start system, will improve the E350 diesel’s combined …

Apple Patents Its Own In-Dash Infotainment System

• As with an iPhone or an iPad, controls on the dashboard and center stack can utilize touch, pinch, and slide movements. The patent information explains the benefit in terms of operating the windshield wipers, which allows for the driver to select exactly the speed and frequency of each wipe rather …

First Images of 2014 BMW i3 EV Leak onto Dutch Website

The first official images of the 2014 BMW i3 have leaked onto the internet just days before the electric car’s debut. The photos appeared on the Dutch site Autoblog.nl, and appear to show a production-ready silver i3. (To see the full set of images, head over to Autoblog.nl.) As expected, the 2014 …

Bugatti Offers First of Six Ultra-Low-Volume Veyron Legend Special Editions

The Bugatti Veyron 16.4 has been on the market for eight years now, but we can’t say we’ve grown tired of it yet. In its most recent iteration, the Grand Sport Vitesse, it’s actually the fastest roadster on the planet—recently setting an open-top speed record of 254.04 mph on Volkswagen’s …

Chevrolet Corvette C1–C7 Mega-Hub: Tests, Comparos, Features, and More!

Everything you need to know about America's sports car.<p>Videos<p>Features<p>Comparison Tests<p>Experimental/Prototype/Racing Corvettes<p>Specialty/Tuner Corvettes<p>C7<p>From the <i>C/D</i> Archives:<p>C1<p>C2<p>C3<p>C4<p>C5<p>C6<p>Evolution of the Corvette Logo<p><b>C1</b> 1953–1962<p><b>C2</b> 1963–1967<p><b>C3</b> 1968–1982<p><b>C4</b> 1984–1996<p><b>C5</b> 1997–2004<p><b>C6</b> 2005–2013<p><b>C7</b> 2014–

Sports Cars

Cute! Metallic Polka Dot Shorts

Looking to make a pair of last season’s shorts a little bit more exciting? Try this easy DIY to add metallic polka dots using a pencil eraser. It couldn’t be easier!<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>solid shorts ( 1 pair )<br>• fabric paint ( 1 bottle )<br>• pencil with eraser<br>• solid shorts ( 1 pair )<br>• fabric paint ( 1 …

Sales of the Day: July 24, 2013

<b>Highlights from Today's Flash Sales</b><p>Levi's jeans at Vente-Privee<br>• Vintage Rolex watches (pictured) at Gilt<br>• Suiting from Armani Collezioni and Jack Victor, plus Cole Haan shoes, at HauteLook<br>• Dolce & Gabbana dress shirts and tailoring from Canali and Lardini at MyHabit<br>• Kenneth Cole outerwear and Carrera …

Family And Religion Play A Critical Role In Economic Mobility

If there has been one casualty of the Great Recession, it's the "American dream "- the idea that no matter where you come from, everyone has a fair shot at a good life.<p>Study after study has painted a picture of a much different reality, but none has been as clear as a new report on income mobility …

Obama budget imperils science education

<b>U.S. President Barack Obama (Reuters/Kevin Lamarque)</b><p>Restructuring puts popular STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) initiatives on the chopping block<p>Bonnie Rochman<p>July 24, 2013 6:55pm (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>Ayah Idris, 14, spent two weeks of …

Women praise Kate's decision to show post-birth baby bump - TODAY.com

Today<p>The Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William leave the Lindo Wing with their newborn son at St. Mary's Hospital on Tuesday.<p>She wore a lovely blue dress and carried the future king of England in her arms, but something else caught the public’s attention when Duchess Kate emerged from St. Mary’s …

Pregnancy