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The Best Hair And Makeup Looks From The Met Gala

The fashion might have taken center stage at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute gala, but there are some beauty looks that we just …

21 Problems Only Single Women Understand

Yes, being single is awesome most of the time. But remember that time you saw Evil Dead and then hung out on your stoop watching an old Hispanic woman knit for an hour just so you didn't have to go into your empty apartment alone and potentially fight a demon? This post originally appeared on …

How to Look Thin in an Oversize Top: Pictures Show the Secret's in the Styling

Ever see something on someone and think, That would never look good on me? Turns out it actually might look great on you—but only if you style it right.<p>Case in point: the Harris sweater by A.L.C. It's a chevron knit crewneck in pale gray with bunchy sleeves, a ribbed waistband, and a very ample …

The Style: How to Wear Spring Trends

From crop tops to stripes to Chanel in Dallas, these are the spring trends everyone will be coveting.<p>From crop tops to stripes to Chanel in Dallas, these are the spring trends everyone will be coveting.

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La Vie Boheme

After Francine Prose came across Brassaï’s 1932 <i>Lesbian Couple at Le Monocle</i>, depicting the cross-dressing French athlete–turned–Gestapo henchwoman, Violette Morris, and her girlfriend, she considered writing Morris’s biography. But, ultimately, Prose couldn’t resist the urge to embellish, renaming …

Tour an Incredible Outdoor Kitchen

Much more than a place to grill a burger.<p>Much more than a place to grill a burger, this kitchen design in Nantucket, Massachusetts by landscape architect Kris Horiuchi, has it all - grill, cooktops, refrigerator, sink, even a pizza oven. Get ideas and check out the pictures for a taste of …

10 Summer Entertaining Essentials

The pieces you need to delight guests at Summer soirees<p>The pieces that will elevate your next party to the next level

Our fashionably late spring is setting up in the most grandiose style, and just in time for this weekend's Antique Garden Furniture Fair. Magnolias, daffodils, and cherry blossoms are all shouting color—even the weeping cherries are waking up! And the whole palette of seasonal blooms settles in around one of North America's most renowned venues for classic U.S. and European garden art, furniture, and more. The Fair runs through this Sunday, so don't miss out. We're also welcoming the beginning of Mario Batali's Kitchen Gardens in our Ruth Rea Howell Family Garden alongside a bunch of family-friendly activities. Check out the schedule! http://bit.ly/PAvoDV

Silent Saturday - Spring Walks II - Great Dixter

Best UK spring gardens, Spring, Great Dixter, Sussex Gardens, Christopher Lloyd, Fergus Garrett, HHA, The Galloping Gardener

Ask Alys: your gardening questions answered

<b>I have a small, north-facing front garden. It's used for off-street parking, but I want to add greenery. I'd like a tree with year-round interest. What do you suggest?</b> <br>I have a soft spot for <i>Amelanchier lamarckii</i>. It's tough, doesn't mind urban conditions, is happy in a north-facing spot and doesn't …

Gardens: the May checklist

Raising the stakes<p>Before it is impossible to wade into the beds I like to get all my staking done, so that those plants that need it can grow into their supports rather than be hauled back to the vertical once they have started to lean. I try not to use plants that need staking, and employ the …

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Go Bold! 10 Ways To Liven Up Your Front Door

We're suckers for a door with a bit of personality.<p>Paint your front door to update your home's entire look in just an afternoon — the toughest part is choosing the color! This piece originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com

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14 Incredible Outdoor Kitchen Ideas

We refuse to cook indoors from now on.<p>Dining al fresco is only half the fun. Whether you're designing your own outdoor kitchen, or just want to get inspired for the future, we've got ideas to suit any decor style. Now add them to your dream house board.

Kitchens

10 Easy Pieces: Wooden Elevated Planters

Bring your gardening to new heights with an elevated planter box. “Why,” you ask, “a garden box on legs?”<p>There are several benefits to an elevated …

Kitchen Garden Experts Book Review

<i>Kitchen Garden Experts</i> combines growing tips and delicious recipes by celebrated chefs and their head gardeners at twenty of the UK’s most exciting …

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Scents and Sensibility: The Scented Geranium is Spring’s Must-Have Plant

By now the staff at the Lyman Estate Greenhouses in Waltham, MA, is pretty familiar with that lady from Gardenista, who keeps showing up to …

Plants

Recipe: Tea Cake with Meyer Lemons and Rose Geraniums

Nutmeg, apple, peppermint, and French vanilla. Inspired by the delectable aroma of the scented geraniums at the historic Lyman Estate, I decided to …

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