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See Kate Moss' Full, Fab Playboy Spread

The super commits with the help of Mert and Marcus.<p>Depending on how you see the world, it's a good week to be Kate Moss. The super was bestowed a British Fashion Award for 25 years as an icon and expert poser—and her full <i>Playboy</i> spread has just been revealed—and she looks rather fabulous. Lensed by …

Re-Watch The Amazing Moment Nelson Mandela Gave His Famous Cape Town Speech

Former South African president Nelson Mandela died today at the age of 95.<p>In 1990, the anti-apartheid activist and first black president of South Africa delivered this famous speech in Cape Town after his release from decades in prison. The speech is still widely quoted today.<p>Watch the incredible …

Articles about 7 affordable home transformations on Dwell.com - Dwell

In Eugene, Oregon, designer Ben Waechter turned a residential home into a tea house and sampling room by borrowing ideas from...<p>Add some glamour and warmth to any space with these small, simple touches of metallic finishes.<p>It's a dream for many to own a beach home, but an unrealistic one because of …

Prefab Homes

13 Things Every Man Should Buy Now That Will Make His Life Better In 20 Years

Many of the men we know shop for clothes like they shop for groceries: Buy what you need now, then wait to go shopping again until you've entirely run out. Repeat every few weeks.<p>But men, like women, can benefit from what fashion magazines love to call "investment pieces," clothing items that you …

The Best Luxury Gifts For Stylish Women

We prefer being referred to as 'particular' over 'high-maintenance.'<p>We prefer being referred to as 'particular' over 'high-maintenance.' Shop gifts for the discerning woman in your life—as Oscar Wilde once said, "I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best."

Wallpaper of the Week by Chris Haines

The wallpaper of this week is an amazing image created by our friend Christopher Haines from Neon Dreams. Chris is an incredible digital artist and …

New Multi-story Mural by RONE in Berlin‏ | Colossal

<p>Street artist RONE recently completed work on this great five-story mural on building facade at Nollendorfplatz in Berlin. The artist is known for …

Articles about abandoned factories modern homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

A couple embarks on a new life together by establishing a homestead on a dilapidated lot in a buzzworthy corner of San...<p>Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>A metal-and-cedar home rises on farmland in East Tennessee.<p>After a devastating fire, …

Architecture

What Nutritionists Serve at Thanksgiving

As a dietitian, people often wonder what it's like at my house at Thanksgiving. They'll ask me: Do I drink? <i>Not generally.</i> Do I make desserts? <i>Yes! Pumpkin pie and usually an apple crisp</i>. Have I tried Tofurky? <i>Yes... I cooked it one Thanksgiving when I was a part-time vegan, but I prefer turkey brined</i> …

Food

The Key To Dressing Comfortably: Go 'Fake Fancy'

Our longterm love-hate relationship with sweatpants and Uggs stems from a sad but everlasting fact: We prefer to be comfortable than stylish.<p>Yes, it's true. Comfort and ease are key when getting dressed, meaning we like wearing clothes that don't limit our abilities to, say, bend down to tie our …

Ancient Healing Techniques That Can Improve Your Modern Life

Ironically, when it comes to treating the ailments of modern life -- which can be exacerbated by chronic stress and a relentlessly fast-paced life -- thousand-year-old healing methods might be some of the best remedies.<p>The exploding popularity of meditation and yoga in the West -- the physical and …

How To Buy The Healthiest Yogurt

<i>By Donna Fennessy</i><p>Yogurt has earned itself a reputation as a true health-food superstar. But know this: "Yogurt can turn into junk food really quickly," says Caroline Kaufman, RDN, a nutrition expert in San Francisco and an expert panelist for the <i>Health</i> Must-Eat List. Even if you skip the obvious …

Riomaggiore, Italy Is The Most Beautiful Place In The World Right Now

You've heard of the Cinque Terre, those five Italian fishing villages that tourists often hike through one at a time. The one that starts the chain is called Riomaggiore, and if it were up to us, we might stop there and never continue to the rest.<p>There are many reasons to love Riomaggiore. Firstly, …

The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

Back in July, we wrote about Amazon editors' selections for best books that were released between January and June. Now, Amazon is back with an updated list of the Best Books of 2013 (so far).<p>Here are the top 10 books from this year, according to Amazon editors.<p>1. "<b>The Goldfinch"</b> by Donna Tartt: …

Books

Amsterdam

Modern Floating Home is the Perfect Tranquil Retreat

<i>Floating House</i> is a home designed by architect Dymitr Malcew that offers its residents beautiful unobstructed views, a connectedness to their surroundings, and an easy way to move from one locale to another. Created for H2ORIZON, a French developer that specializes in floating structures like this …

Living Rooms

13 Wholesome Recipes for the Mid-Holiday Detox

Give yourself a pat on the back. You've made in through Thanksgiving, the ultimate food-centric holiday, with hopefully minimal cooking disasters, quibbles about politics, and general family drama. But now you've got a new problem: it's called a food hangover, and it's mental as well as physical. …