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Amal Clooney Yellow Dress Tomorrowland Tokyo Premiere 2015

As George Clooney flies round the globe to promote <i>Tomorrowland</i>, he's got one very stylish guest of honor accompanying him: wife Amal. To debut the new flick in Tokyo, Amal picked a beautiful marigold satin dress with a high neck accented by a delicate floral piece. This snap of her walking captures …

How to Get Faux-Looking Lashes Using Baby Powder

False lashes are a godsend...if you're going to a wedding or a New Year's Eve bash. But while many of us covet that Kim Kardashian-level of fabulous fringe on the regular, they're not a practical option outside of more formal affairs, and certainly not<p>False lashes are a godsend...if you're going to …

Hardscaping 101: Outdoor Wall Lights

Wall-mounted outdoor fixtures are the chameleons of landscape lighting. They can be used virtually anywhere in your garden that offers a flat …

Renter-Friendly Plant Hanger with Mix 'n Match IKEA Items

(Image credit: Instructables)<p>When I spotted this project on Instructables I immediately wondered what IKEA product this was and why I hadn't seen it …

Perfect Roast Tenderloin of Beef with Horseradish Sauce

Serve this succulent dish — enhanced by a creamy sauce with just a bit of tang — for seated dinners or festive buffets.<p><i>Yield: 10 to 12 servings</i><p><b>For the Roast Tenderloin</b><p>Ingredients<p>1 6- to 8-pound beef tenderloin, trimmed<p>2 teaspoons salt<p>1 teaspoon ground black pepper<p>2 tablespoons dried thyme<p>1 stick (8 …

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Best Looks: Amal Clooney

Amal Alamuddin Clooney has style and smarts in spades. Flip through her best ensembles.

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The coolest hotel in every state (and DC!)

Unless your name happens to be Arthur Fonzarelli (in which case, that's crazy!), it’s hard to define the word "cool". And even harder to apply the …

Tag: Landscaping 101

Landscape Ideas: Garden Design for a Swimming Pool Area<p>by Kier Holmes<p>Swimming Pools: 11 Best Landscape Plants for Water’s Edge<p>by Kier Holmes<p>Lost …

9 Foolproof French Recipes to Make for Brunch

Here are nine amazing French recipes for brunch that are delicious no matter what time you eat them.<p>Chefs, like the rest of us, feel strongly about …

Good Stock Farm: A Great New Cooking School

Here's why my husband and I raced up to Good Stock Farm two weeks ago. Michael, who was the founding editor of Nation's Restaurant News, had decades earlier met Sandy D'Amato, a multi-starred chef from Milwaukee.<p>Here's why my husband and I raced up to Good Stock Farm two weeks ago. Michael, who was …

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These Are the Best Mascaras Of All Time

From cult classics to brand new wonders, these are our can't-live-without mascaras.<p>If there's one beauty product we rely on to keep our faces in check, it's without a doubt mascara. That all-important flick frames your face, pulling together your entire look in a few strokes. Here, the tubes we …

Salted Texas Chocolate Sheet Cake

Servings<p>The only chocolate sheet cake you need is a Texas chocolate sheet cake. This recipe is from one of our readers.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, cut into pieces, plus more for baking dish<p>2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for baking dish<p>1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder<p>2 …

Everything Cookies

Makes about 48 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 cups old-fashioned oats<p>1 cup all-purpose flour<p>1 teaspoon baking soda<p>2 teaspoons ground cinnamon<p>1/4 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg<p>1/4 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>1 cup natural chunky or creamy peanut butter<p>1 cup …

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The Skinnytaste Cookbook

• <b>Author:</b> Gina Homolka<p><b>Get the recipes everyone is talking about in the debut cookbook from the wildly popular blog, Skinnytaste.</b> <br>Gina Homolka is America’s most trusted home cook when it comes to easy, flavorful recipes that are miraculously low-calorie and made from all-natural, easy-to-find …

Small Space DIY: Countertop Herb Garden

One of life’s chief pleasures is the simple act of plucking one’s own herbs from a kitchen garden. For city folk without outdoor space, it can be …

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.

Back to School: 10 Easy Weeknight Dinners Your Family Will Love

Chicken tenderloins are great for weeknight dinners because they require no pounding or cutting and cook quickly.<p><b>1. Broiled Asian-Style Flat Iron Steak</b><p>Flat iron steak is one of my favorite cuts of beef for home cooking. It's similar to flank or skirt steak, only much more tender -- in fact, after …

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40 Gorgeous Powder Rooms With Extra Pow

It's all in the details.<p>The secret to pulling off a big-impact look with petite square footage: Decorate like you would in any other room. Here, our favorite tricks to follow suit. (And while you're at it, get over 100 bathroom ideas for the master suite.)

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Parmesan-Crusted Chicken with Lemon Butter from Alex Hitz

It's a delicious riff on a classic dish that can be whipped up in no time flat. Just remember three basic steps. Alex Hitz shares this delicious chicken recipe.<p>To me, there's really nothing better than sautéed chicken in a pan sauce. Done right, it can make a merely capable cook look like a …

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10 Easy Pieces: Little Black Accessories, Outdoor Edition

A touch of black goes a long way. As nights get longer, we’re switching to a darker, moodier palette on the patio. Here are 10 of our favorite …

The 20 Coziest Bedrooms Ever

Cancelling nighttime plans from now until forever.<p>In theory, your bedroom should be the most comfortable room in your house, but it's easy to sacrifice comfort when your design aesthetic comes into play. Form over function literally any day of the week—but that doesn't have to be the case. These …

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How You Can Dress Up Narrow Spaces Using Hallway Runners

Nobody really spends a lot of time on the hallway or on the staircase but this doesn’t mean these transitional spaces don’t need to look chic and …

Real-Time Fashion: Shop Editor-Curated Picks from NYFW Day 1 Designers' Fall Collections

New York Fashion Week kicked off Thursday and all week long one gorgeous piece after another other will go down the runways while swoon-worthy photos …

Nick's Wine Pick -- A Mellow Mature Châteauneuf-du-Pape

Some of my favorite red wines this summer – well, actually pretty much all the time – are the wines of the southern Rhône in France, especially the aristos of the region, Châteauneuf-du-Pape, and last night I drank an absolute corker, M.Chapoutier’s La Bernadine 2003.<p>Michel Chapoutier is a star in …

BA's Best-Ever Banana Bread: The Only Recipe You'll Need

We tested 14 recipes to create this banana bread—we daresay it's a masterpiece.<p>Everyone (and their mother) thinks they make the best banana bread—so we tested 14 of our favorite recipes to create this perfect mash-up. This is the only banana bread recipe you'll ever need.<p>Get the recipe: Best Banana …

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Seared Scallops on Fresh Corn Cream (Full 1080p HD Version!)