Sylla Maisoneuve

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12 Pro Techniques Every Serious Home Cook Should Know

<i>BY BON APPᅢノTIT</i><p>Credit: Michael Graydon + Nikole Herriott<p><i>Welcome to Cook Like a Pro, in which we ask some of our favorite chefs for their essential techniques, along with advice on fearlessly frying, flipping, seasoning, and more.</i><p>What's the difference between us and a professional chef tossing food …

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Table of Contents: Painterly Landscapes

How do you give a garden good bones? Plant a painterly landscape, and in late autumn and winter it will be as beautiful as at the height of summer. …

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'Tableau' and Other Auto-Irrigation Systems for Tortured House-Plants

Too irresponsible to water daily? New wave of designs are here to help<p>If you're at all like me, the last year will have seen you jump wholehearted on …

Creative Courage for Young Hearts: 15 Emboldening Picture Books Celebrating the Lives of Great Artists, Writers, and Scientists

Jane Goodall, Julia Child, Pablo Neruda, Marie Curie, E.E. Cummings, Albert Einstein, Ella Fitzgerald, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Frida Kahlo, and more.<p>Margaret Mead extolled the value of “spiritual and mental ancestors” in how we form our identity — those people to whom we aren’t related but whose …

A Place to Showcase Your Precious Objects

Everyone has things they hold dear, but oftentimes, we have nowhere to display them. Set them on a table and they’ll get dusty or knocked over, place …

Articles about 7 ways design heath tiles on Dwell.com - Dwell

Add some glamour and warmth to any space with these small, simple touches of metallic finishes.<p>Staircases and style aren't mutually exclusive, as the following design tactics show.<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter Bil’ak, the way language looks is a never-ending …

20 Watery Blue Paint Colors That Are Seriously Serene

Who says this hue isn't a neutral?<p>There's a reason people love to paint their walls blue: This hue can come off as evocative and moody or simple and calming, and almost always gets along with other colors. If your want to embrace blue, start with these light, medium, and dark designer favorites.

10 Kitchens with Showstopping Tile (Plus Where to Find It)

(Image credit: Corriere)<p>One of my favorite new trends for the kitchen is big, bold, attention-getting tile. It's not just about subway tile anymore — …

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Clean lined and minimal. Modern and sleek. A limited colour palette warmed by washed out rugs and vivid art work. Sophisticated and restrained design …

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George Sowden designs Softbrew Teapots to alleviate "lousy" tea bags

Each of these porcelain teapots by Memphis group designer George Sowden has a steel basket filter with over 160,000 tiny holes to improve the taste …

Kitchen Makeover – 28 Kitchen Amenities You’ll Wish You Already Had

Speaking as someone who is just starting to design and plan the kitchen, I know there are lots of great ideas out there and, although I’m trying to …

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Gorgeous Aged Wood Flooring is Actually Easy Care Ceramic

The look of aged wood in a home – whether it’s on the floors or walls – can give a kind of sophisticated rustic personality to the space. But, as …

Curb Appeal: Architects’ 10 Favorite White Paints

At the risk of stating the obvious, it’s hard to find the best paint color for your house’s exterior. White is a classic, but choose the wrong shade …

DIY: Repurposing a Vintage Frame

I make an effort to buy as little “new” as possible, and I admit some things are hard to source used. But picture frames? They’re a dime a dozen at …

14 Calming Paint Colors To Help You Chill The Eff Out

Take your anxiety level down two notches, just by staring at these.<p>Creating a calming space you actually <i>want</i> to come home and relax in is about more than just comfy furniture. If your walls are a loud, vibrant, or just plain crazy color, it's going to do nothing for your stress level. But you don't …

Get Your Most Beautiful Garden Without Ever Leaving Your House

Yes, you can create the most stylish garden on the block with the best plants, tools, and accessories available online<p>Yes, you can create the most stylish garden on the block with the best plants, tools, and accessories available online

Serene And Relaxing Residence in Vietnam Is Like An Oasis In A Busy City

It’s not easy to leave all the stress behind when you enter your home, especially if you live in a busy city with lots of noise and crazyness …

10 Illustrated Travel Guides

I’ve had travel on the brain lately. A few weeks ago, I re-watched one of my all-time travel favorites – An Idiot Abroad (Not for everyone, but it …

10 Favorites: Built-in Reading Nooks

The coziest spot in the house? We vote for the reading nook; here are 10 we’re liking right now.<p>Above: A window nook in Scandinavia by Denis …

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One, Two vs. Adnet Mirror

How about a little mirror rivalry? To be more specific, <i>buckled</i> leather mirror rivalry. Gubi’s Adnet Mirror, above, on the right, has long been …

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precious ceramics for the bath (via Leivars)

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45 Insanely Chic Kitchen Backsplashes

Most colorful kitchen ever!<p>Playing around with color is daunting, but that's why a backsplash is perfect. It can create a subtle pop in a neutral kitchen, or add to an already bold room with very little work on your part. It doesn't matter if your dream kitchen is rustic and cozy, or modern and …

How to Hang Pictures Like a Pro

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Spring Patio Fix-Ups: 9 Wonderful Ways With Built-in Benches

If you are looking to make a lasting change in your outdoor space, you can’t beat the durability and style of built-in seating. Fresh patio furniture …

SPACES: Vintage Posters And Iconic Artwork To Enliven Modern Interiors

Are you staring at a large, empty spot on your living room wall and wondering what would truly complete the fabulous space? Vintage posters and …

45 Beautiful Scandinavian Living Room Designs

Scandinavian design is one of my favorite ones because it’s calm, harmonious and very stylish. Choosing this style for a living room décor is a good …

Sophisticated Room Designs with Stripped Back Style

• 1 |<p>The first stop is the still in progress Lipki apartment, a flat in the old district of Kiev, Ukraine. Inside this dwelling we find a very …