Alex Cavaliere

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10 Earth Landscapes That Look Like They're From Another Planet

Believe it or not, these photos were all taken right here on Earth.<p>The Earth is filled with amazing natural wonders, but some of them are so extraordinary you'd think you landed on another world.

The 43 Best Hidden Hikes in the U.S.

Sure, hiking the Appalachian Trail is an experience no one ever forgets. But the United States is a pretty big place, with tons of opportunities for …

Hiking

Sunshine Smoothie

Less than 15 minutes<p>1<p>1 cup chopped fresh or frozen pineapple<br>• 1/2 banana<br>• 1/2 navel orange, peeled<br>• 1 scoop vanilla protein powder (we used Vega Sport …

The formal cat fantasy portraiture of Eldar Zakirov

Man, I love this guy's work--particularly the cats. Eldar Zakirov is on DeviantArt, and you can support his high weirdness by purchasing prints. He …

15-Minute Morning Workout Routine | The Art of Manliness

Adrian Peter Schmidt was born in the Alsace-Lorraine region of what is now France in 1872. His genetics and circumstances did not point to a future …

25 Creative Packaging Designs That Practically Sell Themselves

We often consider the products we use and their packaging to be two separate things – the product is the thing we want, and its packaging is a piece …

Packaging Design

From ‘Moby Dick’ to ‘The Great Gatsby’: Classic Lit Dishes Brought to Life (Photos)

Tasty Reads<p>Not content with just reading the vivid food descriptions in her favorite novels, Photographer Dinah Fried decided to cook and style the …

Shakespeare's 450th birthday: Now all the world is his stage

The 450th anniversary of the Bard’s birthday on Wednesday will see an explosion of tributes and performances – how different to 50 years ago. Jonathan Bate explains how the playwright became a global icon<p>The 400th anniversary of <b>William Shakespeare</b>’s birth was marked by a set of Royal Mail stamps, a …

George R.R. Martin: The Rolling Stone Interview

On a cold night in January, George R.R. Martin sits inside the Jean Cocteau Cinema, a revival theater that he owns in Santa Fe, New Mexico, where he …

TV Series

Amazingly Realistic Drawings Created with Ballpoint Pens

When we first saw Portugal-based artist Samuel Silva's portrait, <i>Redhead Girl</i>, most of us were completely in awe of how Silva (aka VianaArts) could achieve such amazing details with just a handful of everyday pens.<p>Since that time, the patient and skilled artist has developed an extensive collection …

Digital Art

10 Cool Outdoor Tech Gadgets

Great technology doesn't have to stop at the door.<p>Great technology doesn't have to stop at the door. These 10 pieces are perfect for an outdoor party...or just dinners with the family al fresco.

Gear & Gadgets

Lively Scribbles Produce Energetic Portraits of Famous Faces

Malaysia-based illustrator Vince Low uses a playful scribbling technique to produce his energetic black and white portraits. He first discovered his lively process while doodling in his sketchbook. He realized that his notes were actually the path towards worthwhile final products.<p>Low says, “I knew …

Doodling

How To Add Privacy And Make A Statement With A Curtain Wall

I love how much curtains can change the décor in a room. By simply including this décor element into a room’s design you can easily change the mood …

Interior Design

20 Unique Furniture Designs That Will Make You Drool

Let’s distance ourselves from the typical furniture designs and expand our horizon a little bit. There are lots of unique creations out there and, …

Furniture

10 Easy Mirror DIYs For Your Home!

Mirrors are one of the best pieces of a decor for any and every house. They’re versatile, fit into any theme or style genre and they always add a …

Save Space In Your Home Or Garden By Creating Vertical Planters

Whether you have a small balcony, a terrace or a big garden, vertical planters are always a great option. They allow you to save space and to display …

The Ultimate Guide For Organizing Your Home Room By Room – 90 Revolutionary Tips and Tricks

Being organized is crucial if you want your home to look clean and beautiful and not like what’s left over after a tornado. It’s important to …

10 Ways to Upcycle an Old Dresser

Dressers are an essential part of every home, but some of the options available are fairly plain and boring. Luckily, there are plenty of ways to add …

20 Creative Ways To Decorate Your Light Switches

Light switches are most likely less visible for some of us. That doesn’t mean we don’t have to take them into account. On the contrary, they are as …

Humorous Advice for Creating a Unique & Peaceful Home Haven

(Image credit: Monica Wang)<p>The rad folks inhabiting the inspiring spaces featured as tours this week had a lot of quotable, collective home and life …

Design Solutions: Incorporating Vintage Elements With a More Modern Style

While I absolutely covet many of the elements featured here, I understand that everyone's taste is a little different, and some people might not …

Wake Up to a Well-Styled Coffee Station

Bar carts are beautiful, but they're not for everyone. If your idea of a stiff drink is a shot of espresso rather than whisky, set up a special space …

Spotted at Benjamin Moore's NY showroom today: a collage of their 2014 Color Trends (really interesting hues!)

How To Mix Up Your Bar For Spring

Not every chore is boring! Take an inventory and get your home bar ready for your next mixer.<p>Interior design by Lindsey Coral Harper. Photo by Kelly Stuart for Hearst Digital.<p>We've all seen those gorgeous, styled bar carts on Pinterest that perfectly bridge the gap between serviceable and stylish. …

Radiant Light: Beautiful Light Paintings Try to Capture that Which Cannot Be Seen

Inspired by that which we cannot see — such as the shapes of sound, the feelings we experience, the relationships of the various patterns in this …

Chest of Drawers by Edward Johnson

Chest of Drawers with Ripples.<p>Interior and furniture designer <b>Edward Johnson</b> wanted to push laminating in a new direction combined with his elegant …

Furniture

The Otherworldy Charms of Scarlett Johansson

Let’s say you’re an alien, and you’ve come down to Earth in order to harvest the flesh of our planet’s population for sustenance. (Just go with us …

Scarlett Johansson

Best Spring Trips 2014

Vibrant spring blooms in the northern hemisphere and dazzling autumn displays in the southern make this the perfect season to get outside and walk, hike, or take a scenic drive. Use our editors' list of 10 best spring trip destinations as the launching pad for an active—and colorful—spring getaway. …

R.I.P Chuppy: These Adorable Photos Will Always Remind Us Of Chuppy The Golden Retriever

Although Chuppy the majestic golden retriever passed away just week ago, his memory will live on in these beautiful pictures taken by his owner, …

Pets