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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.

Interior Design

85+ Stunning Designer Dining Rooms

Create the ultimate entertaining space with these gorgeous ideas.<p>We're putting the spotlight on elegant chandeliers, mahogany tables and more. Want extra inspiration for other areas in your home? Our living room and bathroom galleries are full of ideas.

Interior Design

15 Ways To Upgrade Your Kitchen Island

Yes. There are that many things you can do with them.<p>Everybody dreams of the extra counter space a kitchen island gives you, but if you're just wheeling one into the center of your room, you're seriously underutilizing it. These cool ideas update the trend, making it more than just another tabletop …

Kitchens

Pictures of the Week 8.14.14

10 Actually Awesome Countertop DIYs --> http://on.apttherapy.com/5cO96V Creating your own countertops may seem intimidating — but we've rounded up 10 stylish DIYs that demystify the process. Your kitchen can look brand-new in no time!

Loft Design Inspiration

• 1 |<br>• Visualizer: Peter Ang<p>This loft features a desk/work area with leisure in mind by means of the hammock. Inviting, isn’t it? The high ceiling allows …

Abby's Fabled South End Townhouse

<b>Location:</b> South End; Boston, Massachusetts <b><br>Size:</b> 1,975 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 1 year<p>Abby Ruettgers has seen a lot of change in recent months. A …

How to Throw the Ultimate Backyard Party With Things You Already Have

A memorable and beautiful outdoor soiree doesn't require a trip to the mall...you can pull off a clever, stylish party with pieces you already have (and a little creativity.)<p>A memorable and beautiful outdoor soiree doesn't require a trip to the mall...you can pull off a clever, stylish party with …

Decorations

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The Easiest Focaccia You'll Ever Make

Lidia Bastianich shares a recipe for an easy onion and tomato focaccia.<p><b>Onion-Tomato Focaccia (Focaccia d'Altamura</b>)<p><i>Makes a large round focaccia, serving 10 or more</i><p><b>Ingredients</b><p>2 packets active dry yeast<p>¼ cup warm water<p>5 ½ cups all-purpose flour, plus more for handling the dough<p>2 teaspoons salt<p>2 cups …

Recipes

Skype-style holograms, body-morphing seats and no queues: air travel in 2024

Frequent fliers tired of invasive security checks, bland airports and uncomfortable flights could soon look forward to seamless screenings, airports with beaches, parks and more, and flights equipped with morphing seats.<p>That’s according to the flight comparison site skyscanner.net, which has …

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Ask a Designer: How Do I Decorate My Backyard or Patio?

Every week, we're asking designer Scot Meacham Wood, formerly of Ralph Lauren and now owner of his eponymous design firm, a question from our readers. This week's topic is all about decorating your outdoor space. Have a decorating dilemma? Comment below and yours might be featured in a future …

How Dreams Become Residential Structures: Luxury Villa in Brazil

How does it feel to be the proud owner of a luxury villa in Brazil? We should ask Brazilian TV presenter Alex Lerner, he’s enjoying his fascinating …

Open Social Spaces Defining A Modern Family Home

A stainless steel mesh gate and screen make for a protective entrance. Those lucky enough to live here walk past it to find a heavenly modern home …

Inspiring Private Residence Offering Shade Under the Israeli Sun

This inspiring private residence located in Ramat HaSharon, Israel, creates the perfect background for a life filled with happiness and relaxation. …

Sustainable Modern Country Home in Colombia Drawing in the Landscape

Not far from Bogotá, Colombia, in the picturesque town of Villeta, a fascinating modern home rises to adorn the natural landscape. Designed by …

Three Massive Volumes Seemingly Revolving Around a Central Nucleus: P House

<b>Studio MK27 – Marcio Kogan</b> completed the design and development of <b>P House</b>, a 772 square meter residence in São Paulo, Brazil. The architects describe …

Stunning Beverly Hills House Designed by DJ Avicii’s House Architects

The same studio that imagined DJ Avicii’s house in Hollywood Hills also designed this heavenly Beverly Hills House. With a carefully manicured lawn …

The Essence of Modern Living above LA: Luxury Mansion in Hollywood

Overlooking unique panoramas from its blessed and carefully chosen location on a picturesque hillside in Hollywood, California, this luxurious …