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Your Favorite Tips from The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline</i>—<i>it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge</i>—<i>and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: It's time for some spring cleaning—what are your best tips for getting a cleaner, more</i> …

The Esquire Guide To Salt

You could use a little more salt. Or at least better salt. Three kinds: a utility salt, a finishing salt, and homemade seasoned salt, which is way less fussy than it sounds.<p>Pantry staples create the foundation that supports every dish you make, and settling for mediocre products only undermines …

The Dessert Your Next Dinner Party Needs

Photographer and blogger Katie Quinn Davies shares a sweet treat for warmer days.<p>"This is my take on the classic English '4, 4, 4, and 2' Victoria sponge cake recipe that my mom used to make. Strawberries pair very well with lemon, and this recipe uses the Italian lemon liqueur limoncello, which …


Gorgeous Greens Upon Greens in Manhattan

A Grace Kelly-inspired apartment from Jamie Drake.<p>Jamie Drake combines multiple hues of green to create a palette of "cool, unapproachable beauty."

Interior Design

8 Easter Desserts That Will Impress Your Guests

These Easter desserts are as impressive as they are delicious. Get ready for the oohs and aahs!<p><b>1. Strawberry & Rhubarb Crisp</b><p>One of the easiest and best desserts I know. Tart rhubarb and sweet strawberries bubbling away in their own juices beneath a crunchy oat streusel topping. Serve warm out of …

How to Wear Vintage Clothing Without Looking Like You're Wearing a Costume

<i>Me, wearing a mix of vintage and new pieces. Photo by Kaitlin K. Walsh.</i><p>First of all, let me preface this by stating that there is nothing wrong with looking like you're wearing a costume when you're not. Personally, I absolutely adore when someone's style treads that line between theatricality and …

HOUSE TOUR: Inside A Bohemian Rooftop Apartment In Paris

Longing for the city of her childhood, Anne-Marie Midy finds a rooftop apartment in Paris for her family that is a vision of la vie bohème<p>Longing for the city of her childhood, Anne-Marie Midy finds a rooftop apartment in Paris for her family that is a vision of la vie bohème

Peek Inside This Cheerful 260-Square-Foot Home

This house will make you believe in love at first sight.<p>If there was an award for "Happiest Tiny House," then this home might take the prize. Though it clocks in at just 260-square-feet, this cottage's bright and colorful design exudes a cheery atmosphere from all corners.<p>Designed by Richardson …


#TheLIST: 10 Affordable Luxuries

You don't have to spend a ton of money for great looking clothes and accessories. Here, we rounded up 10 editor-approved basics that say luxe without breaking the bank.<p>You don't have to spend a ton of money for great looking clothes and accessories. Here, we rounded up 10 editor-approved basics …


20 Concealer Hacks Every Woman Should Know

From the editors of, life-changing ways to cover under-eye circles, blemishes, and more.<p><b>1) If you use foundation, apply it first, and then apply your concealer.</b><p>If you apply your foundation first, you'll find that you don't need to use as much concealer. If you apply concealer …


13 Dangerous Household Items You Should Quit Using Immediately

Common items in your home that are putting you at risk.<p>There are many unknown dangers around our home, most of which we have no control over. In a world of "going green" it's hard to tell which products produce a threat to your health and which are simply natural alternatives. Here's a list of …


Worry-Free Decluttering: 8 Things to Get Rid of that You’ll Never Even Know Are Gone

It’s one thing to get rid of items that have a lot of sentimental value. It’s easier to ditch stuff that you don’t care about, have duplicates of, or …


40+ Christmas Wreaths to Get You in the Holiday Spirit

Deck the halls, doors and everywhere else.<p>A little Christmas crafting goes a long way. Start now and you'll have a holiday wreath for every door in your house.


11 Better-For-You Baking Swaps

There’s something that feels so right about indulging in a rich brownie or a frosted, fluffy cupcake. But it’s no secret that baking staples aren’t making anyone’s superfood list.<p>Luckily, we’ve found a way to help you feel better about treating yourself: make some simple substitutes in your …

Isabel Marant Says Build a Strong Base and Stay Focused

Over the last 20 years, Isabel Marant has built a successful global brand that, last year, generated €150 million in revenue. How did she do</b> …

The 18 Chicest Coffee Shops in New York City

Get your daily caffeine fix in style...<p>Getting your java fix isn't just a way to stay awake around the dreaded 3pm work slump, it's a ritual that people take seriously...very seriously. Don't be annoyed by the Starbucks on every corner, there are loads of cafes that are worth you time- warm, cozy …


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30 Great Kitchen Design Ideas

Fabulous ideas for any kitchen.<p>If you're ready to design a kitchen but don't know where to start, we've got just the thing to help. From the simple to the sublime, our collection of 30 fabulous kitchen ideas — gathered from some of the nation's best designers — is sure to inspire. Plus: 60 …


8 Secrets of Personal Organizers

Learn from the pros — their ingenious ideas for ditching clutter will save you time, money, and stress.<p>There's no right way to organize your home. Whatever strategy you choose just has to work with your lifestyle, habits and tastes. But there are a few tried-and-true strategies that can enhance the …


80 Beautiful Bathroom Designs That Will Inspire Relaxation

Relax and refresh with one of these designer-approved rooms.<p>Whether you're thinking of your powder room, master bath, or ensuite, our favorite designer looks will inspire you to spruce up your space. Don't stop there — take a look at these stunning bedroom and living room designs that are full of …

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Kate Bosworth's Old House Is for Rent and Vince Vaughn Is the Landlord

For $14,000 a month, you can spend your days watching "Blue Crush" and "Old School" in a Hollywood Hills home with some serious celebrity cred. This article originally appeared on<p>Vince Vaughn bought Kate Bosworth's Hollywood Hills West home for $2.375 million over the summer, but sadly we won't …

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10 Foods That Are Surprisingly Good Cleaners

Add these kitchen staples to your cleaning arsenal. Seriously.<p>Your go-to cleaners might come in a bottle, but when tackling a tricky stain, it's worth cleaning outside the box. Try these fridge and pantry finds to freshen and brighten nearly every area of your home.<p><b>1. Lemons</b>Citrus can zap grime …

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13 DIY Decor Solutions That Will Make Your Life Easier


UPDATE: Sarah Jessica Parker Finally Sells Her NYC Townhouse

The actress and her husband, Matthew Broderick, originally put the Greenwich Village home on the market nearly three years ago, and slashed the price several times before finding a buyer.<p><i>Getty Images, Mike Marsland; Douglas Elliman Real Estate</i><p><b>Update March 19, 2015:</b> After more than two years on the …

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9 Brilliant Decorating Ideas for Your Bookshelves

Add some excitement to your shelves with these ideas.<p>Add some excitement to your shelves with these ideas.

Interior Design

The 2014 Kitchen of the Year

For the San Francisco Decorator Showcase, designer Steven Miller created a dramatic space for entertaining.<p>For the San Francisco Decorator Showcase, designer Steven Miller created a dramatic space for entertaining.

Live Like Kirsten Dunst in Her New York Penthouse

The actress's two-bedroom penthouse apartment is for rent, including her "quirky antique-style" furniture.<p><i>Getty/Curbed</i><p>Kirsten Dunst is known for her enviable personal style, and now a lucky renter can try it on for size by leasing her New York loft, which she has listed for $12,500 a month. The …

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25 Decor Ideas That Make Small Bathrooms Feel Bigger

The right design choices will make extra space appear as if by magic.<p>Whether it's a teensy powder room or a shower stall with barely enough room to scrub, an awkward washroom can really cramp your style. Fly through your morning routine with these easy storage and styling solutions for tiny …

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