eleftheria frantzeskaki

65 Flips | 6 Magazines | 47 Likes | 7 Following | 6 Followers | @eleftheriaf6mas | Keep up with eleftheria frantzeskaki on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “eleftheria frantzeskaki”

Expats Share Their Top 20 Tips for Moving Abroad

<i>By Nadia Imafidon</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock.com</i><p>There's nothing more exciting than packing up your life and buying a one-way ticket to a foreign land, right? OK, maybe <i>crazy</i> is the better word. But whether you've joined the Peace Corps, transferred to Jakarta, or just decided to backpack around Europe and …

Friday features a total solar eclipse, a supermoon and the spring equinox

The moon is about to block our view of the sun. It’s known as a total solar eclipse and on Friday millions of people in Europe, Northern Africa and …

Spacewatch: Time for Philae to wake up?

The slumbering Philae comet lander could wake up any day now. During the coming week, the Rosetta mothership will make a series of close passes to the comet. On each occasion it will transmit a signal asking for Philae to respond.<p>The lander is currently receiving about twice as much sunlight as it …


8 Flower Arrangement Mistakes to Avoid

Whether you get them from a florist or the grocery store, give your blooms the attention they deserve.<p>Fresh flowers are a speedy way to brighten any space in your home. But take the time to avoid the mistakes that diminish your bouquet's staying power.<p><b>1. Going overboard choosing blooms</b>We're all for …

A Surprisingly Large New York Studio

Mini-rooms and Parisian flair expand a tiny studio.<p>Designer Ellen O'Neill makes living in a studio look easy by purging her possessions, limiting her color palette, and arranging furniture into mini-rooms.

Interior Design

The 12 Most Luxurious All-Inclusive Resorts in the World

Let's face it -- all-inclusive vacations really take the worries out of travel. No matter the destination where you're heading on your all-inclusive getaway, it's nice to know that once you get there, everything will already be taken care of; that is, as long as you pick a top-notch spot that won't …

Costa Rica

A Layered California House Designed by Williams-Sonoma and Pottery Barn's Monica Bhargava

Monica Bhargava of Williams-Sonoma gives us a tour.<p>The Executive Vice President of Pottery Barn and Williams-Sonoma brands, Monica Bhargava, takes us inside her globally-inspired California home and shows us how to layer personality into a room.

Interior Design

6 Ways to Bring Good Luck to Your House

Common good-fortune beliefs.<p>These good-fortune beliefs and feng shui practices could bring a little luck into your house. For more, see what designs could bring bad luck to your house.

9 Reasons You Look Awful in Photos… And How to Fix Them

Want to improve the way you look in portraits, or improve the portraits that you shoot? Here are 9 common reasons people look awful in portraits and …

The Barefoot Contessa's Greek Panzanella Salad

A perfect salad for lunch or as a side dish at dinner.<p>By combining two of her favorite recipes, Ina creates a salad that's perfect for lunch or as a side dish at dinner.

Distant planet has four suns

Were it possible to see the skies from this world, the four parent stars would look like one small sun and two very bright stars visible in the …


10 Things You Absolutely Need In The Bedroom

How many can you check off the list?<p>The pieces and ideas you need for your most comfortable, luxurious, and personal bedroom ever. How many can you check off the list? This piece originally appeared on elledecor.com.

When A Greek Mom Teaches You How To Make Spanakopita, You Listen Up

If there's one truth you can count on in life, it's that spanakopita made by the hands of a Greek mother will never let you down. Lucky for all of us, Peter Georgakopoulos of the food blog Souvlaki For The Soul shared not only the recipe for spanakopita from his very own Greek mother, but he also …

17 Impressive Dining Room Makeovers

Make over your dining room with these easy tips, clever ideas, and fabulous design inspirations.<p>Make over your dining room with these easy tips, clever ideas, and fabulous design inspirations. This piece originally appered on CountryLiving.com.

Elie Saab's Cinderella Dresses Are What 6-Year-Olds' Dreams Are Made Of

By now you've probably seen the dress Cinderella... er, Lily James, wore at the Disney movie premiere Sunday night. James channeled the beloved character with a stunning powder blue Elie Saab gown and a perfectly paired Charlotte Olympia clock clutch.<p>It's clear that Saab, who has dressed everyone …

Angelina Jolie

25 Rooms Transformed Beyond Belief

10 Clever Ways to Conceal Clutter

Interior Design

15 Cozy Fireplaces That Will Keep You Warm All Year Long

It's the heart of a room — and a savior on chilly nights.<p>The hearth is the center of the home. From detailed stonework to stunning marble, these fireplaces will turn any living space — a study, bedroom, you name it — into a relaxing oasis.

A Smart and Small Kitchen

It may only be 60 square feet, but it's packed full of ideas.<p>This California kitchen by designer Patrick Wade is just 60 square feet. Here's the big question: Where's the refrigerator? We'll tell you the answer along with other small-space ideas for your kitchen.

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley's Sexy Party Hair & More Celebrity Beauty Looks We Loved This Week

If we're going to keep it real, let's take it way back to when bedhead hair was simply referred to as "just had sex" hair. You know, that perfectly tousled look where your strands have just the right amount of volume and texture. That's exactly what Rosie Huntington-Whiteley had going on at the …

Red Carpet

What Goes into Mixing the Perfect Shade of Pucci Pink Lipstick?

“Tarot cards and James Bond girls,” said makeup artist <b>Lisa Butler</b> of her inspiration for the look backstage at Emilio Pucci, nodding loosely to the 1973 classic <i>Live and Let Die.</i> Given the bodacious casting of designer **Peter Dundas’**s model lineup, the reference made sense. To get his women into …

Audio Mixing

Everything You Need to Know About Taro

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: Get to know a tropical tuber you might have been missing out on.</i><p>If you thought Jerusalem artichokes were confusingly named, it turns out tropical tubers might be even more …

22 Easy Decorating Ideas to Make Over a Room in a Day

It's as easy as changing up your coffee table decor.<p>A little wallpaper, paint, or a few colorful accents can make such a big difference in your home. You can tackle each of these ideas in one day, even though the results will look like it took so much longer to pull off.



Peek Inside This Cheerful 260-Square-Foot Home

This house will make you believe in love at first sight.<p>If there was an award for "Happiest Tiny House," then this home might take the prize. Though it clocks in at just 260-square-feet, this cottage's bright and colorful design exudes a cheery atmosphere from all corners.<p>Designed by Richardson …

World’s Most Powerful Camera Accidentally Captures a Picture of Comet Lovejoy

Until the 3.2-gigapixel LSST camera is launched in Chile, the 570-megapixel Dark Energy Camera (also in Chile) is the world’s most powerful camera. …

A Penthouse Apartment Where Manhattan Meets Montmartre

Rooftop living in NYC.<p>Inspired by the idea of Parisian garret, Leslie Klotz fashions an artful home for herself on a rooftop in New York. Read the interview with Klotz here.

Neelam Gill Never Sleeps with Makeup On

The British model Neelam Gill is having a busy fashion month. In addition to walking for Burberry and Kanye West x Adidas, she also appeared in <i>W</i>’s Insta fashion story “The London Look,” wearing clothes from the Fall 2015 collections. Here, Gill explains how she maintains her natural beauty even …

45 of the Most Stunning House Exteriors Ever

Talk about curb appeal!<p>They say it's the inside that counts, but these homes are pretty stylish on the outside too. Whether grand or quaint, these homes are inspiration to step up your curb appeal.