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Vera Wang's New Bridal Collection Could Pass for Lingerie

Once upon a time, Vera Wang was the one brides turned to for princess-worthy wedding dresses that came complete with a strapless sweetheart neckline …

8 Dreamy Wedding Photos of a Couple "Walking on Water"

"It was one of the most surreal experiences of my life."<p>Photographer Tony Gambino captured the wedding shoot of a lifetime when he got this beautiful couple out on the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah. "Everyone thinks this is snow and ice," Gambino told Cosmopolitan.com, "but its simply salt and …

Creative DIY Project Turns Coffee Pot into Adorable Terrarium

In this clever DIY project, an ordinary coffee pot that provides energy to millions of people in the morning has been repurposed to give life to plants. With just a few easy steps, a spare coffee pot can be transformed into a whimsical terrarium.<p>On her blog A Charming Project, creator Enid says …

Stunning Photos of Incredibly Blue Glacier Caves in Iceland

Home to abundant waterfalls, mountains, volcanoes, fields, and glaciers, Iceland is a photographer's dream come true. Mechanical engineer and photographer Skarpi Thrainsson, who was born and raised in Iceland, showcases his love for his motherland's natural beauty in stunning landscape photos. …

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4-year old calls 911, saves pregnant mother and becomes a big sister

<b>(CNN) —</b> Calise Manning is being called a hero for helping her pregnant mother and calling 911 operators in Kalamazoo, Michigan.<p>"She's shaking and she's having a baby," Calise tells a dispatcher in 911 audio obtained by CNN affiliate WWMT. "My mom is really pregnant and she's having a boy and she …

The mysterious world of 'lightbombing': Dazzling art illuminates the streets

<b>Birmingham, England (CNN) —</b> It's 4 o'clock in the morning. Most of Birmingham, the second most populated city in England, is fast asleep. But like a thief in the dead of night, a solitary figure slips through the city's deserted streets. Arriving at a derelict warehouse, he is brandishing what …

Funny Drawing Series of a Character Battling His Maker

Imagine getting your head punched or getting smooshed to the corner of a page. That's what this character is going through, thanks to artist Alex Solis. For this new series, Alex shows a character going one-on-one with the artist. Watch as the boy fights back as he clamps his teeth down onto the …

Stunning Portral Street Art Illusions by 1010

Since 2009, German street artist 1010 has been creating these mysterious, portal-like street art illusions on walls around the world. While at first glance it looks like he's layering colored paper, upon closer inspection you realize that you're actually looking at paint on a wall. It's a different …

10 Incredible Microwave Baked Desserts

Think your microwave is only for heating and reheating? Think again. You can bake up a number of warm, gooey treats in individual portions to suit …

What Flowers Look Like Suspended In Massive Blocks Of Ice

In his latest project, Tokyo-based artist Azuma Makoto made shimmering, otherworldly sculptures from some of nature’s finest art pieces: flowers and ice. He suspended blossoming bouquets in 16 giant pillars of ice. These frozen botanicals were displayed in a factory-turned-art gallery two hours …

The Craziest DIY Projects Real Brides Actually Tackled | Brides

Any bride who takes on DIY projects while wedding planning deserves a medal in bravery — but there are some who go above-and-beyond handwriting their table numbers or designing their own broach bouquets. These brides tackled downright crazy DIY projects, and are here to dish on all the …

Breathtaking Frozen Bubbles Look Like Elegant Glass Ornaments

Each winter, when the temperature dips into the negatives, Washington-based photographer Angela Kelly takes advantage of the frigid weather and blows bubbles that freeze and form beautiful patches of ice crystals. The breathtaking results, which she photographs for her series <i>Life in a Bubble</i>, look …

18 Things Every Starbucks Addict Needs To Have At Their Wedding

If you love Starbucks so much, you should marry (in) it.

Bride Left at the Altar “Trashes" Her Dress in Cathartic Photo Shoot

With less than a week before their wedding, Shelby Swink’s then-fiancé called off their November 2014 nuptials. He told her that he wasn’t in love with her, didn’t want to marry her or spend the rest of his life with her. Just like that, their four-year relationship was over. But a pity party was …

25 Must-See Wedding Photos From 2014

As 2014 comes to a close, we can confidently say that this has been an amazing year for wedding photography.<p>We've scoured wedding blogs, Pinterest and reached out to talented photographers across the country and around the world to compile the very best wedding photos of 2014. Below are 25 of our …

Top 12 Young Adult Books of 2014

It's that time of year again when we reflect on the past 12 months and attempt to sum it up into one concise "best of" list.<p>As impossible as this task always is, I found it especially difficult this year when thinking about the top young adult books I've read. This genre hosts some of the best …

27 Cheap And Easy Gifts To Make With Kiddos

Thrifty homemade gifts that are good for the environment and keep children entertained? 'Tis the season.

40+ Christmas Wreaths to Get You in the Holiday Spirit

Deck the halls, doors and everywhere else.<p>A little Christmas crafting goes a long way. Start now and you'll have a holiday wreath for every door in your house.

9 Ways To Make Your Home Look Expensive

New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without draining your wal<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, …

Interior Design

Two Lands: A Beautiful Time-Lapse Trip to the Snowy Wilderness of Iceland and Greenland

With the exception of the opening shot, Joe Capra of Scientifantastic‘s beautiful time-lapse <i>Two Lands</i> stays pretty far away from the humanity. A trip …

Five-year-old British boy becomes youngest ever qualified computer specialist

Ayan Qureshi from Birmingham is Microsoft’s youngest-ever certified computer specialist<p>A schoolboy has become the world's youngest qualified computer specialist after passing a Microsoft Windows exam at the age of just five.<p>Ayan Qureshi has only just started primary school, but passed the test at …

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Polish woman declared dead wakes up in mortuary

<b>A Polish woman who spent 11 hours in cold storage in a mortuary after being declared dead has returned to her family, complaining of feeling cold.</b><p>Officials say Janina Kolkiewicz, 91, was declared dead after an examination by the family doctor.<p>However, mortuary staff were astonished to notice …

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15-Year-Old Artist Creates Remarkable Lined Paper 3D Illusion Drawings

15-year-old artist João A. Carvalho creates wonderful drawings in which lined notebook paper appears to form three-dimensional characters and forms. …

Toy company turns kids' drawings into one-of-a-kind stuffed animals

As a child, you dreamed that your drawings would come to life. Now, your kid's artwork can live beyond paper and crayons.<p>Budsies takes your child's …

Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen Make Grilled Cheese with Rachel Ray

Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen recently swung by the Rachel Ray Show to make "Birds in the Nest", an egg-filled take on grilled cheese. As expected, it played out almost like one of the duo's <i>Portlandia</i> skits: Armisen senses the time crunch of recording for live television, and says "I have a …

The 10 Cities You'll Be Talking About In 2015

Lonely Planet is on a roll. The travel company released their Best in Travel lists this week, including the countries you need to be visiting (hint: Singapore) and the budget destinations to hit up next year.<p>Also on the list, of course, are the 10 cities you should be visiting in 2015. You're …

New Banksy Piece Spotted in Bristol, UK

Following from a recent hoax alleging Banksy’s arrest, a new piece has surfaced in the iconic<p>Following from a recent hoax alleging Banksy‘s arrest, a new piece has surfaced in the iconic street artist’s hometown of Bristol, UK. In usual fashion, Banksy took to his webpage to unveil the rendition. …