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Seven Minimalist Photography Tips

If you're looking for a fresh, clean look to your images, diving into minimalism can be a great exercise. This tutorial gives seven quick tips on how …

SEO for Photographers — The Complete SEO Guide

Effective <b>SEO for photographers</b> is much more important nowadays, given that everyone appears to be a photographer! With mobile phones having good …

The 1 thing to do when you can't fall back asleep

Getting a good night’s rest is essential for your health: According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), insufficient sleep is associated with chronic diseases including diabetes, heart disease, obesity and even depression.<p>“You can do just as much harm, if not more, by sleeping …

Harvard doctors say this overlooked move is the quickest way to get strong abs

Instead of crunches, they suggest doing planks, the exercise that involves holding yourself on your hands and toes in a pre-push-up position. The findings are detailed in a Harvard Medical School health report called "Core Exercises."<p>As opposed to sit-ups, which target only your abdominal muscles, …

Harvard Medical School

Expert Advice: 12 Tips for Making a Small Bedroom Look Bigger

I think we’ve all been there. Maybe you’ve just moved to the big city, or you grew up the youngest of many and drew the short straw when it came to …

Home Decorating

The Year's Most Inspiring Tours of Teeny-Tiny Small & Stylish Homes

We're always inspired by the teeny-tiny spaces we get to see here on Apartment Therapy. While each one of these spaces has their own distinct style, …

Stylish

Editing Your Home to Happiness: Our Best Decluttering Strategies

Clutter, probably more than cleanliness, affects our sense of well-being at home. And in a place where we should feel relaxed, refreshed, and most …

Minimalism

The One Thing I Stopped Buying When I Turned 30

I've been interested in décor for as long as I can remember. As a child, our family trips to IKEA would be exponentially long when I was in tow …

Interior Designers Share Their Game-Changing Shopping Secrets

When you're a home editor, you become a magnet for decorating inquiries of all sorts, but the most common question I get is about where to shop for blank (pretty much every household decorative item you can imagine). To deviate from my usual list, I turned to another group of professionals: …

28 Best Habits to Have in Business

Cultivate good habits and you'll be making progress on autopilot.<p>Entrepreneur, software engineer, author, blogger and founder of WanderlustWorker.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The world's most successful businesses are run by entrepreneurs who harbor the right …

Self-improvement

9 Surreal Sights in Scotland You Can't Miss in 2017 Photos

The wild beauty of Scotland is calling. This country may be justly famous for its bustling cities and historic university towns, but few other nations can match its abundance of otherworldly landscapes—all within an area only slightly larger than South Carolina. Whether you’re a fan of untamed …

15 Stunning Traditional Kitchens Photos

Photo: Pieter Estersohn<p>New trends come and go every day, but if you’re a classicist, investing in a traditional kitchen that unites timeless decorative details and easy functionality is a no-brainer. The elegant aesthetic may look simple, but every element is carefully considered. In a traditional …

Step-by-step guide: decorate your home from scratch

Maybe you're moving into an unfurnished apartment in a new city, or beginning the process of decorating your newly-built dream home. Whatever the …

When you should DIY (or spend some money on a pro)

We understand the desire to do everything yourself but when it comes to DIY, it's incredibly easy to bite off more than you can chew. The problem …

11 Designer Kitchens that will blow your Mind

In line with the ever changing design trends & client needs, Scarsdale, New York based interior designers and decorators <i>cleandesign</i> have come up with …

Interior Design

Seamless and Personal Interior Design

About Us<p>Portfolio<p>Commercial<p>Concierge<p>Build Services<p>The Magazine<p>Log In<p>Interior design,<br>redesigned.<p>Interior design, redesigned.<p>Sign up to learn more and …

A Downtown LA Loft That's "Like IKEA on Steroids"

<b>Name:</b> CC <b><br>Location:</b> Downtown — Los Angeles, California<p>My apartment is a 725 square foot loft located in the heart of downtown LA. I love the feeling of …

5 Logo Infographics Will Help You To Crack Your Company Branding

If you know your audience’s taste / culture, you can make the design well, which sell easily. The following logo Infographics data will help you to …

Infographics

100+ Best Web Design Tools of 2018

Web Design Tools<p>Featured<p>Logo Design<p>Designevo (Free)<p>Create awesome looking logos with ease<p>Random generation of logos for your company<p>Logo Makr …

NASA’s List Of The Best Air-Filtering Houseplants

Back in the late ‘80s, NASA was looking for ways to detoxify the air in its space stations. So it conducted a study to determine the most effective …

Houseplants

4 Sleep Habits Of Highly Productive People

If you want to be more productive, it behooves you to look at some of the world's most successful people and see what they have in common. And it turns out that one thing they all have in common is that they sleep well. Unsurprising really, since sleep is absolutely vital to cognitive …

5 Ways to Light a Black and White Portrait

How do you set up the perfect black and white portrait? Photographer Nathan Elson demonstrates some of his favorite lighting setups, using a mixture …

8 No-Excuse Methods For Losing Weight

8 No-Excuse Methods for Losing Weight<p>Here’s the thing, most of you know how to lose weight and lose body fat. You just choose not to do it. Whether …

4 Smart Ways to Plan Your Living Room Design

Consider this the ultimate how-to for arranging living room furniture based on the space and your personal style.<p>You've finally overcome the major design challenge of finding a cohesive group of living room furnishings you love. But now you're faced with an equally tricky task: finding the perfect …

15 Features That Will Help Your Home Sell Faster

And for more money.<p>Whether you're looking to sell your house or invest in the value of your home, listen up: From 2014 to 2016, Zillow Digs analyzed more than two million for-sale listings, and found that homes with 15 specific features sold the fastest and for the most money — in some cases, …

7 Tiny Habits That Lead to Huge Results

These things added up over long periods of time can have a tremendous impact on who you are.<p>The way I think about personal development and designing the life I want to live is very similar to the way I think about investing.<p>Imagine that every choice you make in life is associated to a "bucket." …

Productivity

Fuel your body: Your guide to what to eat before and after a workout

You’re lifting weights, training for a marathon or cycling through spin class. Whatever your workout may be, your body needs fuel to pull …

How To Create The Perfect Logo

Back in 2011 the world celebrated the anniversary of a “logo” – a mark you may be wearing on your tee right now. More than forty years ago, Carolyn …

Graphic Design

20 Surprising Tips on How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets

Protect Countertops With Rosin Paper<p>Painting cabinets is a messy job, and the last thing you want is paint all over your countertops as you learn how …