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Consider the Lilac

What I remember about the year my mother was a Girl Scout leader was that she went to the yard and cut armloads of lilacs after she got roped into …

The Ultimate Guesthouse and Garden Shed, in a Shipping Container

Can you imagine living in a shipping container? We can–at least in this one.<p>Jim Poteet of Poteet Architects created a guesthouse out of a container …

A Kickstarter Windowsill Planter That Waters Itself

I want to say one word to you. Just one word. Are you listening? Hydroponics.<p>With apologies to <i>The Graduate</i>, these days the future looks just as …

DIY: Pressed Flower Bookmarks

Pressed violas have an old-fashioned air about them, which is probably why I like them so much. Here’s how to make easy DIY pressed flower …

Closet Cleanout: The Only 10 Pieces of Clothing You Need

I have only good memories of walk-in closets, except for the time I was rummaging around in the back of one–and suddenly came across a high-top …

Tag: DIY

DIY: How to Clean and Care for Garden Pruners<p>by Erin Boyle<p>How to Repot an Orchid (Without Killing It)<p>by Kristina Hacker<p>How to Navigate the NYC Flower …

The Top 10 Gardening Apps You Need Now

Perhaps you saw a pair of blue jays conversing in the pear tree and realize it’s time to get serious about your spring garden. Or, like my husband, …

DIY: A Carpet of Brilliant Sapphire Stars for Your Garden

The first spring at our new home is proving a season of surprises as the plantings of the previous owners reveal themselves. Somewhere after the …

7 Life-Changing Reasons to Dry Laundry Outdoors

On visiting the house of a gardening friend for the first time, I was ooh-ing and aah-ing over the planting around the terrace. There was no grass, …

Outbuilding of the Week: A Shipping Container Transformed Into the Ultimate Holiday House

Sometimes when I’m awake in the middle of the night, I obsess about the zillions of shipping containers in the world. (That is, when I am not …

House & Garden: 10 Mistakes to Avoid When You Remodel

The day we finally moved into our remodeled house–after the city inspector had tromped through with a picky checklist and the contractors had hauled …

A Miracle Treatment to Make Your Feet Feel Like They Checked Into a Spa

Whether you’ve been pounding the city pavement to chase after cherry blossoms or crouching in the garden to harvest your garlic scapes, your feet …

Steal This Look: An Airy Outdoor Shower

When you build a backyard shower next door to a 25-story apartment building in downtown Toronto, questions are going to arise. Like, how can it …

5 Quick Fixes: Outdoor Lanterns

Candlelight was the first–and for centuries, only–truly reliable source of flattering illumination at outdoor dinner parties. No more. Here are five …

Shop Etsy on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / March 27, 2013<p>Holy handmade handbag! Time to flex that credit card and prepare those fingers for some intense flipping: Etsy, <i>the</i> …

Michael Shannon Says MAN OF STEEL "Will Blow Everybody's Socks Off"

'Iron Man 3' Director Shane Black on the Struggles of Not Writing the F-Word in a PG-13 Movie – /Film

<b>Shane Black</b> is best known as a screenwriter of many R-rated action comedies released in the 1980s and 1990s. So when Black came face to face with …

Why Colonizing Outer Space Is a Bad Idea: 9 Lessons From Pop Culture

Here’s the ultimate good-bad idea: the Dutch aerospace project is planning to send four humans to Mars in 2023 … and keep them there. Permanently. As …

New MAN OF STEEL Promo Images and Hans Zimmer's Score Tease

THE HANGOVER Part III - John Goodman Character Poster

The 25 Greatest Oversharers in Film and Television: 21-25

IndieWire<p>article<p>en_US<p>http://www.indiewire.com/2013/05/the-25-greatest-oversharers-in-film-and-television-21-25-38947/<p>The 25 Greatest Oversharers in …

What Kristen Stewart's 'best dressed' woman accolade tells us about ourselves

I bring you news of a most perplexing nature: Glamour Magazine has announced that Kristen Stewart tops its best-dressed list for 2013. K-Stew also …

Now Funding: ‘A Promise’ (Alcoholic Mother and Former Foster Child Struggles to Raise Son)

Now Funding: 'A Promise' (Alcoholic Mother and Former Foster Child Struggles to Raise Son)<p>We interviewed filmmaker <b>Dana Verde</b> about a year ago, when …

‘Man of Steel’ Director Zack Snyder Has Harsh Words For Marvel Movies

Who can forget last summer, when the might Marvel vs. DC war raged on throughout the summer as fanboys feverishly debated whether 'The Avengers' or …

A Dude to Direct Hillary Clinton Biopic

As we previously reported, a biopic about everyone’s favorite lady and potential presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton is in the works. The …