Courtenay Austin

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Celebrity Swans: Awkward Adolescents Turned Smokin' Hot Stars

Joe Manganiello stopped by HuffPost Live this week to talk about his healthy lifestyle and his new book, "Evolution: The Cutting Edge Guide to Breaking Down Mental Walls and Building the Body You've Always Wanted." But it was the photo he shared of his teen days that got us thinking: Manganiello …

6 Josh Hutcherson And Jennifer Lawrence BFF Moments That Were So Cute You Couldn't Stand It

1. That time Jennifer Lawrence discovered a childhood photo of Josh and reacted accordingly.<p>2. That time Jen clarified they only make out in the GAMES FILM, then Josh giggled and you could hear the sound of #Peetniss shippers dropping dead across Tumblr.<p>3. That time they dropped an obscure "When …

65 Cozy Designer Family Rooms

Lazy days are welcome here.<p>Prop up your feet — these comfy dens are tailor-made for relaxing. Up your living room's game too with even more designer decorating ideas.

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Your New Go-To Bag is Here

Mansur Gavriel reimagines the bucket.<p>We've been fixated on the ladylike top handle bag, embraced the tote and dabbled in the backpack, but it hadn't occurred to us to delve into the land of the bucket bag until we laid eyes on this elegant little option. Smaller than your average bucket in sleek …

25 Head Turning Holiday Dresses for Under $100

Whether you’re ready for it or not, holiday season is here. And while all of those parties will have you jingling bells, rocking around trees, and roasting chestnuts by fires, we want to help you to celebrate in style. Check out all of the budget-friendly dresses we’ve had our own eyes on for the …

THE WALKING DEAD Monopoly Game

Beautiful Fantasy Art - DRAGON'S DEN

A Ranch House Makeover

This remodel seamlessly combines urban and provincial design.<p>In Los Angeles's Laurel Canyon, a photographer transforms her simple house with "good bones" into a magnificent compound that combines urban and industrial with provincial and girlie.

12 Important Things to Know Before You Buy a Sofa

Designers reveal what you must consider before making this major purchase.<p>When it comes to furniture, a sofa is likely to be one of the biggest investments you'll make. Yet, with so many options, it's so easy to go wrong. We spoke with our favorite designers to find out the secrets to making a …

40 Traditional Designer Rooms

Over 40 classic rooms for inspiration.<p>From a formal blue dining room to a dramatic canopy bed, these designer rooms are traditional, but never boring.

These Jaw-Dropping Custom Prosthetic Limbs Redefine Fashion

Being born without a limb or even losing one through accident or injury, use to severely hamper your mobility. But with the rapid technological …

Nice Boots: The Fall 2013 Guide

Shop the top 9 trends<p>From lug soles to ultra-feminine shapes, wild patterns and subtle studs, shop the 9 chicest trends in fall boots and booties.

Les Miserables Book Scarf - Infinity Scarf, Literary Scarf, Victor Hugo , Book Lover, Books, Reading, Teacher Gift

Wrap up with a good Book Scarf! Let everyone know about your great taste in books with a page from Victor Hugo's Les Miserables on an infinity scarf.<p>This patented Storiarts Book Scarf is cream colored, made from American-made super soft 100% cotton knit fabric, about 63" in circumference and 12" …

What Recruiters Look At During The 6 Seconds They Spend On Your Resume

Although we may never know why we didn't get chosen for a job interview, a recent study is shedding some light on recruiters' decision-making behavior. According to TheLadders research, recruiters spend an average of "six seconds before they make the initial 'fit or no fit' decision" on …

An Aerial Kinetic Sculpture with 256 Helium Balloons Embedded with LEDs | Colossal

<p>Cyclique was an aerial light and sound installation created by audiovisual artist Nohista and Collectif Coin for Nuit Blanche 2013 (previously). The …

The hybrid solar eclipse – in pictures

A rare hybrid solar eclipse has taken place, switching between a total eclipse (where the moon completely covers the sun) and an annular one (where a halo of sunlight is visible around the moon)

JFK in Photos

Fifty years after the assassination of John F. Kennedy, The Atlantic has resurfaced some of its best journalism about the 35th president and his legacy in a new collection: JFK In His Time and Ours. Although Kennedy was in office for barely more than a thousand days, his presidency and his presence …

Butterscotch Apple Mini Galettes

November 4, 2013<p>We’re talking personal pies. Flat little freeform pies that are full of charm. They’re casual and fancy at the same time. And you can …

National Geographic Photo Contest 2013

National Geographic has once again opened its annual photo contest, with the deadline for submissions coming up on Saturday, November 30. One first-place winner will be chosen from each of the three categories, and the winning photographs will be published in National Geographic magazine. The …

9 Easy Weekend Home Improvement Projects

Many people think spring is the season for <b>home improvement</b>, but we at Decoist are fans of fall updates! After all, cooler temps are refreshing and …

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11 Easy Holiday Decorating Tips from Top Bloggers

11 Easy Holiday Decorating Tips from Top Bloggers

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Remodeling 101: How to Make Ceilings Look Loftier

Harboring fantasies about tall ceilings but lacking the footage? Fashion pundits have long advocated head-to-toe monochrome dressing to give the …

Before & After: From Big, Brown Box to Pretty & Posh

Laurel originally purchased this tall IKEA cabinet as a storage solution to be tucked away out of sight; but after a move, she needed it out in the …

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Beat the Chill: 10 Tips For Cozy Winter Interiors

Winter is knocking at the door, and pretty soon it will be time to make a complete wardrobe switch from the cool cottons to the warm woolen textures. …

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California based interior designer Diane Leifer of Bleu Leman Design (named after the Swiss lake Lac Leman where she grew up) creates casual, classic …