Erin Lail

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The Rock and Iron Man wear its tight shirts. That's not all you need to know about Under Armour after its $280-million UCLA deal.

On Tuesday, UCLA and Under Armor announced the university had signed a whopping 15-year, $280-million apparel and shoe deal with the Baltimore-based sports apparel company that will start after a contract with Adidas ends next year.<p>This new deal is considered a major step for Under Armour in having …

Articles about one familys backyard becomes their own tiny retreat on - Dwell

In coastal Massachusetts, a resourceful couple and their equally enterprising children use reclaimed materials to create a...<p>A 196-square-foot house born of architectural know-how, an enterprising spirit, and just over $11,000 has become an inspiration...<p>When architect Greg Torchio first began …

Nassau County

Guy Hollaway Architects completes seaside houses reminiscent of British beach huts

These seaside houses in Margate, England, feature pitched roofs intended to resemble traditional beach huts, and fully glazed gable ends that make …

A Guide to Buying the Best Cocktail Spirits

If you're buying booze to sip neat or with ice, you're probably looking for the best you can afford—you're willing to spend a bit more money on it. What you're paying for, in that circumstance, is <i>nuance</i>, says Shannon Healy, the owner of the Durham, North Carolina bar Alley Twenty Six. But, says …

Watch: Short videos that TED says will recharge your brain

With more than 100 speakers over five days, attending TED conferences can be an emotional roller coaster ride, as attendees flit from talks on virtual reality to racial prejudice, climate change to Google art, incarceration to drones. TED uses brief videos in between talks to reset the mood and …

Pharrell Williams

10 Ways to Overhaul Your Curb Appeal

Give an exterior a whole new look is as easy as focusing on the front door.<p>Make a good first impression with a stylish front door.

Los Angeles

22 Tony Robbins Quotes to Help Create Action in Your Life!

As a serial quote finder, I always search high and low for the best quotes I feel truly help to spur something deep inside of me. Something that gets …


The 10 best new podcasts of 2015 (that aren't Serial!)

After Serial popularized the podcasting format, there’s been a boom in series, from paranormal mysteries, gripping advice columns and ‘movies for your ears’<p>It’s been a big year for podcasts. In the wake of Serial’s success, podcasting earned President Obama’s imprimatur of legitimacy when he …


Tag: Landscaping 101

10 Garden Ideas to Steal from Japanese Zen Masters<p>by Michelle Slatalla<p>Landscaping 101: Biodynamics for the Edible Garden<p>by Clare Coulson<p>Pink Grasses: …


10 Easy Ways to Make Your Home Look More Polished

These DIY architectural details will give your home tons of character — for a fraction of the cost.<p>These DIY architectural details will give your home tons of character — for a fraction of the cost.

Home Depot

The Science of Melting Cheese

Have you ever gotten all excited to make a grilled cheese and then...your cheese just doesn't melt? Or maybe it breaks, separating into a tough, stringy mass surrounded by a pool of oil? Yup, it's a crappy feeling. Luckily, there are ways to know what you're getting into <i>before</i> that happens. Science …

What Your Favorite Houseplant Says About You

Are you a succulent person or a fern person?<p>We're not saying that potted plants are the new horoscope, but as the saying goes, "the way you do anything is the way you do everything." Does your choice in houseplant reflect a bigger part of your personality? Read on to find out (or at least laugh at …


21 Picasso Tattoos Everyone Will Fall In Love With

Abso-stractly beautiful.


10 Daily Routines For Honing Your Creativity

If your daily routine doesn’t get your creative juices flowing, consider adapting these habits of famously creative thinkers.<p>Creativity can be as elusive as it is rewarding. Inspiration usually lies just beyond the intellect’s reach, sparking our best work and sneaking away when we need it …

The 25 Unknown Travel Photographers You Should Be Following Right Now

If you’re super into iPhone photography like we are, you’re most likely familiar with VSCO‘s app—a photo-editing tool whose filters have a cult-like …

5 Smart Ways to Reclaim Your Bedroom Zen

And finally get a good night's sleep.<p>The bedroom, a place that should be dedicated to rest and repose, is too often a dumping ground for things to be repaired, clothes to be returned, items to donate, and detritus that just doesn't fit anywhere else. And if you're plagued by insomnia, all the more …

Interior Design

12 Coffee Table Styling Ideas to Steal

A few minutes' worth of decorating makes a huge impact.<p>Yes, the power trifecta of books, flowers, and trays will forever reign. But don't miss these creative ideas for adding extra flair.

Home Decorating

80 Beautiful Bathroom Designs That Will Inspire Relaxation

Relax and refresh with one of these designer-approved rooms.<p>Whether you're thinking of your powder room, master bath, or ensuite, our favorite designer looks will inspire you to spruce up your space. Don't stop there — take a look at these stunning bedroom and living room designs that are full of …

Interior Design

11 Things You Need to Know Before You Hire Movers

Communication is key.<p>Industry veteran, Jack Doody — former co-owner of Blue Chip Moving & Storage — reveals some red flags to watch out for.<p><b>1. Beware of a low estimate.</b>A disreputable mover will give you a lowball estimate. On the day of the move, he'll walk around your house and say, "Oh, some of …

Better Business Bureau

10 Space-Saving Tricks for Small Kitchens

You can do a lot with just a little space.<p>A well-designed kitchen has minimal clutter and maximum efficiency. Whether you're redecorating or totally remodeling, here are the best ideas for small spaces.


The collective wisdom of the 2015 graduation speeches

<b>(Real Simple) —</b><p>Trust yourself<p>"I want you all to stay true to the most real, most sincere, most authentic parts of yourselves. I want you to ask those basic questions: Who do you want to be? What inspires you? How do you want to give back? And then I want you to take a deep breath and trust …

College & University

The 2016 U.S. Presidential Race: A Cheat Sheet

Little-known Evan McMullin finally takes up the mantle of anti-Trump conservative, three months before the election.<p>There are three months until Election Day, and anti-Trump Republicans finally have their man—even if they’ve never heard of him.<p>On August 8, Evan McMullin announced he is running as …


45 Classic Library Design Ideas

See the most stylish ways to stack treasured reads.<p>Whether your home is traditional, modern or somewhere in between, we've got the ultimate book-curation inspiration.

Interior Design

How to Hang Photos

Follow these step-by-step instructions to display your artwork with style.<p>How to Hang Pictures and Mirrors<p>One way of hanging pictures is from a picture rail. However, if you would rather hang the pictures and mirrors individually, there are certain steps you can take to avoid marking your walls …


This Deviled Egg Recipe Will Make You Question All Other Deviled Eggs

Never have you ever had deviled eggs like this before. This recipe that we found for you right here is <i>off the hook</i>. There are so many things that are right about these deviled eggs that you can forget every other deviled egg that has existed before -- this recipe is the only one you'll need from …

16 Of The Most Photogenic Hikes On The West Coast

Best coast?


A Plain Stairwell Gets a Playful Pop

Who says fabric is just for your drapes?<p>Transforming an plain staircase into something with a bit more oomph doesn't have to cost a fortune or take a ton of time. Blogger Sage from Plaster & Disaster gave her retro staircase a breezy, colorful look using only paint and fabric.<p>Sage covered the …

Interior Design