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An Antebellum Parterre in Savannah

Symmetry and surprise blossom side by side in this Georgia garden<p>You’ll pardon the tourists who park themselves on the stoop of the handsome Barbados-style home on Savannah’s Lafayette Square, mistaking it for a museum. The brick house and its pleasure garden emit an air of importance—the striking …

Landscaping

16 Extra Filling Meals That Will Reaffirm Your Commitment to the Whole30 Diet

Cooking

10 Foods from Spain You Should Know About That Aren’t Paella

Deep Frying

15 garden fences your neighbors will be desperate to copy!

When it comes to choosing the perfect fences for garden areas there are so many things to take into account, not least which styles will make your …

Landscaping

The best office furniture to smarten up your workplace

1. Tom Dixon Fade<p>The designer's blow-moulded polycarbonate pendant light continues his impressive recent run of form. Described as a light cannon, …

Furniture

How to clean headlights: Freshen your car’s look and improve visibility

Headlights, like every other part of your car — or any machine or piece of tech, for that matter — will surely get dirty and begin to deteriorate …

Online

22 stylish ways to extend your home’s space

Raise your hand if you’ve ever felt the need to gain some more space back home. Whether it’s to have a bigger kitchen, an extra bathroom or just more …

Dining Rooms

Trump is the most powerless president in American history

Trump wallows in a vat of perks as his broken promises pile up<p>Let’s begin with the war in Afghanistan — because it’s a war, and American soldiers are dying over there; because according to the Congressional Research Service, it costs the American taxpayer $3.9 million to keep one American soldier …

Donald Trump

The History of Sears Predicts Nearly Everything Amazon Is Doing

One hundred years ago, a retail giant that shipped millions of products by mail moved swiftly into the brick-and-mortar business, changing it forever. Is that happening again?<p>Amazon comes to conquer brick-and-mortar retail, not to bury it. In the last two years, the company has opened 11 physical …

eCommerce

The Sewbot, a Fully Automated Sewing Machine, is Cool. It's Also Bad News for Garment Workers

CNC finally comes to a sector that it previously couldn't<p>This is one of those things that's technologically impressive and socially terrifying.<p>CNC …

Sewing Machine

Smyth car to truck kits

Smyth DIY kits transform cars into trucks or "utes". Conversion kits for Audi, VW, and Dodge Charger

Elevating bed makes for more spacious tiny house

The Open Concept Rustic Modern Tiny House measures 24 x 8.5 ft (7.3 x 2.6 m) and is based on a double-axle trailer. It's clad in cedar and seam metal …

Storage Ideas

Super Bowl Snacks from Texas

The ultimate Super Bowl eats, courtesy of Houston chef Chris Shepherd<p>Texans don’t mess with chili. Not even Chris Shepherd, the creative chef behind <b>Underbelly</b> and the brand-new <b>One Fifth</b> in Houston, the host city for this Sunday’s Super Bowl. And when it comes to game-day eats, you can’t do better …

Onions

1891 Victorian charmer in San Antonio's historic district asks $700K

The Schulze/Shilo House is located in the King William Historic District<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> San Antonio, Texas<p><b>Price:</b> $699,900<p>This …

30 design tools you can't live without

Designers are extremely busy people. Fact.<p>Not only do they have to make time to find inspiration for their next project, manage feedback, attend meetings, and communicate with their clients, they also have to find the time to actually sit down and do the work.<p>Let’s not forget the time and effort …

2017 Jaguar F-Pace First Drive

The British SUV that thinks it's a sport sedan.<p>We know what you're thinking, and we tend to agree: The world probably doesn't need another crossover. But premium European automakers keep building them because people keep buying them. Before we even got behind the wheel of the 2017 F-Pace, we knew …

Land Rover

The 1932 Ford - the Deuce

<b>Pete Chapouris</b> was one of the key people responsible for Limefire, which was named for its lime green paint job with orange flames.<p>With its great …

1932 Ford 5-Window Hot Rod

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>American<br>• Cars<br>• Ford<br>• Hot Rods<p>The 1932 Ford is by far the most common base for hot rodding in the United States, the model is …

Fish

Thom Fougere Studio’s 2015 Collection

See what the Winnipeg, Canada-based Thom Fougere Studio has been up to this year with their collection of furniture and household objects that pay …

Furniture

1934 Invicta 4½-Litre S-Type

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>British<br>• Cars<br>• Luxury<br>• Vintage<p>Invicta was a pre-WWII British automobile company that didn’t survive the turmoil of the …

Classic Cars

Jet-Hot Double Down By Fuller Moto

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>American<br>• Cars<br>• Engineering<br>• Hot Rods<p>The Jet-Hot Double Down is a vehicle that you’ve likely seen before. This time however …

Mars Mission

This No-Knead, 5-Ingredient Artisanal Bread Is Super Easy to Bake

We’re serious. You can bake fresh, crusty, aromatic, artisanal bread using just FIVE ingredients. It doesn’t involve any kneading and takes less than 10 minutes of prep! We’ve always thought that baking bread was intimidating, but this recipe is a great way to dip your toes in the water. With only …

Baking

Long Silk Robe

Every Single Chrysler Hemi Engine Ever Made

Hemi is now inexorably linked to Chrysler’s combustion chamber design, despite not being the first company to use it. Here’s a brief history of the …

The 3 Best Small-Town Food Scenes In America

<i>by Matt Duckor, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Courtesy Knife and Fork<p>We all know New York, Charleston, and New Orleans are destinations for food lovers-but in these U.S. cities, each with a population under 8,000, dining out is an event.<p><b>1. DRIFTWOOD, TEXAS (POP. 2,467)</b><p>Twenty-five miles southwest of Austin, …

Trails

Why the Porsche 996 Is Actually the Deal of the Century

Hear us out...<p>A new 911 starts at $90,000. Used previous-generation 991 models hover around $75,000, and older 997 models are around $30,000. Air-cooled 911s have officially reached absurd prices. Hell, a 1988 911 sold on Bring a Trailer for $34,500. It was nice, but it wasn't anything special. …

Engines

The First Shipping Container House We've Seen That Actually Looks Awesome

An airy forest home courtesy of architect David Fenster's design skills<p>To be blunt, most houses we've seen that are built out of shipping containers …

Shipping Containers

The Stairway to Space-saving

The challenge: convert a loft in a private home into a bedroom with a study that includes a large bookcase (on a small budget!). The answer: a hybrid …