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Ikea launches a streetwear-inspired line of home goods

Cool kids only<p>In case filling your apartment with Ikea couches, lamps, and bed frames isn’t enough, the company is now launching a new line that promises to put the finishing touches on your urban lifestyle. The Spänst line is a collaboration between the Swedish furniture retailer and the …

Furniture

15 Raincoats Handsome Enough to Make You Beg for Bad Weather

Here’s an unspoken truth: umbrellas are trash. Pointless. A bigger waste of time than <i>Gigli</i>. If you shell out for a nice one, you’ll leave it in a Lyft within 48 hours of purchase. If you go the cheap route at your local bodega, it’ll blow inside out and smack you in the face the moment you walk …

Men's Fashion

This century-old Japanese budgeting system can help you save a ton of money — and it's refreshingly simple

• <b>A budget can help you manage your finances and increase your savings. But it's not always easy to maintain.</b>• <b><br>"Kakeibo: The Japanese Art of Saving</b> …

Personal Finance

The IKEA Storage Piece We Spot Over and Over Again (It's Under $100!)

The folks at IKEA seem to have a knack for making pieces that are incredibly simple and also fit into all different kinds of interiors. They're like …

Dining Rooms

How To Grow Unlimited Amounts Of Blueberries In Your Backyard

Blueberries are not only delicious snack but they are also very healthy fruit too. Whether you eat them raw, squeezed in your juice, added to your …

Gardening

Small Outdoor Space? Consider "Square Foot Gardening"

There's nothing quite so satisfying as growing your own food—and nothing quite so frustrating as being a would-be gardener with a too-small outdoor …

Gardening

12 Epic High-End IKEA Hacks That Totally Had Us Fooled

Look, I know IKEA. And usually, I can spot one of their products from a mile away. But every once in a while I'll see a hack that's so clever, so …

Living Rooms

Moving? Here's 28 Tips For Making It Waaaaay Easier

Bookmark this and save yourself a world of stress.<p>20 Brilliant Tips For Furnishing A Small Living Space<p>16 Tiny Home Improvement Hacks That Actually Make A Big Difference<p><i>This post was translated from German.</i>

DIY

This is exactly how many days in advance you should buy a plane ticket

If you book at the wrong time, you could pay hundreds more than you need to<p>Land these savings.<p>You’ll want to book your domestic flight 70 days before …

Flying

DIY: A Stylish, Modern Wooden Pegboard

After admiring Julie’s wooden pegboard from Germany (as seen in <i>Remodelista: The Organized Home</i>), I hinted to my husband, Chad, that it would make a …

Woodworking

Expert Advice: How to Fold a Fitted Sheet, Step by Step

No doubt about it, when it comes to domestic efficiencies the fitted sheet is a dream invention. Yet, too often it’s an absolutely nightmare to fold. …

She Was Told 'No' 100 Times. Now This 30-Year-Old Female Founder Runs a $1 Billion Business.

Melanie Perkins, the co-founder and CEO of popular design platform Canva, and her team are constantly chasing big goals.<p><i>Editor's Note: Entrepreneur's</i> <i>"20 Questions"</i> <i>series features both established and up-and-coming entrepreneurs and asks them a number of questions about what makes them tick, their</i> …

South-east Asia

I earn $950 an hour writing from my couch — here are my best tips for people who want to work for themselves

People are intrigued when I say I'm a writer: "Ooooh, novels? TV shows? Anything I know?"<p>When I explain that I have a blog and a copywriting business, they say, "Cool!" but sometimes, their eyes mist with pity. They offer to help me find work. They picture me living in a water-stained basement …

Time I

A Happier Kitchen With $100 or Less: The Ultimate IKEA Cabinet Organizer Shopping List

Following professional organizers on Instagram does a lot for your motivation and general enthusiasm for overhauling your messy kitchen (<i>hello</i> Mandy …

Spices

This Popular Plant is Harder to Kill Than To Keep Alive

If there were ever a plant that's perfect for people who are terrible with plants, it's the sweetheart or heartleaf philodendron. Not only are they …

Plants

Want to Improve Your Communication Skills? Get Rid of These 4 Bad Habits

Ever been tagged as someone who assumes too much? You may not like this article.<p>Think good communication matters at work? You bet. In fact, the world's most successful billionaire entrepreneurs have already declared its importance.<p>Warren Buffett recently told a graduate student earning his MBA at …

Communication Skills

Richard Branson Says Dump the MBA and Learn 1 Secret to Entrepreneurial Success

One thing can drive your business to success and it's not three letters at the end of your name.<p>Beyond his amazing business success after dropping out of school when he was 15, Richard Branson is unusual. He is unafraid of controversy while managing to live without regrets, as his mother taught …

Entrepreneurship

Researchers say the snowball method is the best way to pay off debt

Researchers say the snowball method is the best way to pay off debt – here’s a simple spreadsheet that can make it work for you<p>If you’re struggling …

Personal Finance

5 Things to Know About Those Dutch Ovens Made by Celebrities

Ree, Rachael, Martha ... you love 'em! They've practically taught you how to cook, and for years you've been keeping your family well-fed with their …

Celebrity Gossip

Four apps that will help you learn to play music

Pick up an instrument, learn your favorite songs, and practice a bit of music theory.<p>I'm a musician, and I learned the tricks of the trade the expensive and slow way: with private guitar lessons, summer music programs, and more theory books than I'd like to admit. Thankfully, in 2018 you can get …

Clueless About Gardening? These 5 Smart Planters Can Help

You may not have a green thumb, but thanks to technology, you can still grow your own herbs and vegetables.<p>Just hook it up to your water and sync it to your phone to get started. Based on your location and season, the system (which also comes with starter seeds) recommends plants for your home—and …

Transform your kitchen with these clever wall storage ideas

Whether hidden or on display, ensure your kitchen cabinets merge style with practicality.<p><b>Wall cabinets should never be an afterthought in any kitchen.</b><p>…

12 things successful people don't waste their money on

People have struck it rich by launching social media startups, inspiring wildly successful crowdfunding campaigns and writing wizard-themed best-selling books. But, most successful people have far more boring backstories of accumulating wealth through savvy spending and smart saving …

Personal Finance

Elon Musk Just Gave a 1-Sentence Lesson in Accountability (While Explaining How Much He Gets Paid) | Inc.com

Elon Musk is at it again, making bold announcements that can't help but draw attention. This time around, it has to do with his tenure as Tesla's CEO and the unveiling of his astonishing CEO pay package.<p><i>The New York Times</i> reported that Musk ended speculation he might soon hand over the reins as …

Tesla

'I was ready to go to war': Meet the man who guarded Vince Carter at Rucker Park

Vince Carter turns 41 on Friday.<p>In his 20th season in the NBA, the man nicknamed Half-Man, Half-Amazing doesn’t get up for highlight-reel dunks with …

New Jersey

Watch the World's Deadliest — and Cutest — Cat Murder its Way to Your Heart

Tiny, but fierce.<p>When I was in elementary school, my music teacher used to tell me that “dynamite comes in small packages” as a way to make me feel …

Zoology

7 Ways to Overcome the Toxic Self-Criticism That Robs You of Mental Strength | Inc.com

Your private inner dialogue can either be a powerful stepping stone or a major obstacle to reaching your goals. If you constantly make negative predictions like, "I'm going to mess up," or you call yourself names, your self-talk will rob you of mental strength.<p>Your thoughts affect how you feel and …

Self-help

14 times Mark Hamill's Twitter game was quite simply out of this world

Mark Hamill is quite literally the gift that keeps on giving.<p>Whether he's demonstrating his IRL use of the force, delivering an on-point impression …

Mark Hamill