Erica Moore

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I watched ‘Fixer Upper’ for the first time and this is what I thought

A Curbed editor watches the show for the first time—on finale night<p>As an editor at a website about all things related to the home, I had never watched a single episode of <i>Fixer Upper</i>, the uber-popular HGTV series hosted by married couple Chip and Joanna Gaines and set in Waco, Texas. So with the …

Living Rooms

The One Time-Saving Dishwasher Tip You Need To Try Tonight

Whether you’re making Ginger-Ale Can Chicken for dinner, fixing German Chocolate Pancakes for breakfast, or whipping up a batch of Mint-Julep …

Holy Ship! This Container Home-Trend Will Make You Want to Live INSIDE the Box

Whether you're an apartment dweller who dreams of owning a home, or a house hunter who longs for something a little different from the norm, there's a housing trend that will suit your desire: the shipping container home trend. While not necessarily brand new, the trend of utilizing metal cargo …

Shipping Containers

A Peek Inside the Pantry: 11 Kitchen Storage Favorites

If you have a kitchen, you have a pantry of some sort—whether it’s a single cabinet or a designated closet-like space off your kitchen, it’s the …

How To Squeeze Everything You Need into Your Tiny Bedroom

If you're faced with a teeny, tiny bedroom, you may be wondering how you can possibly fit in all the stuff you need—bed, nightstand, storage, …

12 Unique Container Gardens That Will Jazz Up Your Plants

You're going to want a bathtub, bicycle, and birdcage ASAP.<p>Anyone with a green thumb will tell you that their garden is a form of expression — and these clever planters are here to take that experience up another notch. Give your flowers tons of personality with tricycle, bird cage, and more unique …

25 Incredibly Creative Flea Market Flip Ideas

Finish one of these clever DIYs and you get to call yourself the next Joanna Gaines.<p>Save your Benjamin Franklins in favor of chic design on a dime. Let's roll...

The 10 Paint Colors Designers Always Use

There's a reason they turn to these shades over and over again.<p>Choosing a paint color can be daunting, to say the least. Just a quick glance at a wall of swatches and chips is enough to make anyone dizzy. And one ill-advised choice can leave you questioning your taste forever ("Why did I ever like …

Google Quietly Distributes New Version of Glass

Outdoor Rocking Chair Lets Multiple People Gently Sway Together in Nature

Brothers Jules and Jason Henry are the creative minds behind Sveglio, an outdoor furniture design company that produces beautiful pieces meant to “awaken higher consciousness.” One of their enlightening creations, called Volo (Italian for “I fly”), is a rocking chair with a hammock-like basket …

Blue moon: how to see tonight’s 'rare' event

Tonight’s blue moon will be easy to see, but the name has nothing to do with its colour and ‘once in a blue moon’ is probably based on a misunderstanding<p>If it is clear tonight, step outside and marvel at the full moon. Its heavy, illuminated orb will trace a path right across the sky from horizon …

3D Color Images Of The Brain Reveal Its Glorious Unseen Detail

A huge undertaking that could help researchers visualize neurological diseases<p>The human brain remains one of the most mysterious organs in the human body. However, an imaging technique tested on mice brains and developed by a group of researchers including from Harvard, MIT, and Boston University, …

Beyond Pluto: Let’s Go See Some More New Worlds

Two weeks ago, Earthlings got their first good look at the splattered, champagne-colored sphere that is dwarf planet Pluto. But it wasn’t just NASA’s 4.1 million Instagram followers, or the 3.4 million people following President Obama on Twitter, or the crowds in Times Square that got a little …

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26 Insanely Adventurous Home Design Ideas That Just Might Work

Go big or go (to a boring) home.

10 Ways to Redecorate Without Spending a Dime

Got the itch to redecorate--just not the budget? Rather than begrudgingly waiting for a refresh, you can redesign a room with furnishings you already own. Moving and regrouping furniture and accessories can give you new looks and functionality without spending new money. All it takes is a critical …

20 Totally Fun Temporary Wallpapers

We have a fear of commitment.<p>Committing to a decor style for all eternity (or, you know, something like that) is terrifying. But you don't have to give up your wallpaper dreams, because there are plenty of legitimately cool, temporary options that can be here today, gone tomorrow. Check out these …

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Get In Line: IKEA Is Reissuing Limited Editions Of Beloved Vintage Designs

IKEA's newest line brings back design favorites from the retailer's 70-year history<p><i>IKEA</i><p>Great news for vintage lovers: More than 70 years after its founding, IKEA is finally fulfilling all of your deepest desires. Earlier this year, they launched a limited edition collection called Ȧrgȧng, which …

Furniture

15 Things You Should NEVER Have in Your Home After 30

Our favorite designers told us these are things that must go. Stat!<p>1. A Futon<p>"Futons are le worst! The older you get the squishier your bed should be," says designer, potter and author, Jonathan Adler.<p>2. Temporary furniture<p>"Often I see people waiting to move into the 'forever home' before they …

Your Favorite Rooms of the Week

See what's trending on Pinterest.<p>See what's popular on our Pinterest boards for the week of November 17, 2014. Follow us on Pinterest for more decor inspiration.

Interior Design

A Festive and Unique Twist on a Classic Dessert

Matt Lewis and Renato Poliafito, the duo behind two wildly popular New York City bakeries, put their distinctive spin — part all-American retro, part punk-rock renegade — on seasonal and holiday desserts. Take a look at this delicious recipe from their new cookbook, Baked Occasions.<p><i>Serves 16 to …

Dessert

10 Things You Didn't Know Your Mac Could Do

From the editors of PopularMechanics.com, that MacBook on your desk might be even more powerful than you think.<p><b>1) Have Your Computer Read to You</b><p>Don't feel like reading that enormous document yourself? One of the accessibility features in OS X is its ability to read text aloud. Highlight the section …

10 Green Smoothies That Actually Taste Good

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …

26 Pictures That Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Entire Existence

The universe, man... THE UNIVERSE.

Universe

The Week in Review: A Very ‘Vape’ Year

Per its annual tradition of picking the most significant word of the year, Oxford Dictionary chose “vape” as 2014’s winner. Originating in the 1980s, …

Apple wearable to run third-party apps, big developers already seeded SDK

Apple’s upcoming wearable device, based on iOS, will run third-party applications and, furthermore, may come equipped with an App Store, according to two sources with knowledge of the new device. It is currently unclear if the App Store will be full-fledged, like on the iPhone and iPad, or if it …

Designing a Manhattan Apartment for a 20-Something

Lilly Bunn explains how she created a sophisticated first apartment for her young client.<p><b>Christine Pittel:</b> This is definitely <i>not</i> your mother's living room, with those deliciously dark chocolate walls. Who lives here?<p><b>Lilly Bunn:</b> A young woman in her 20s. This is her first grown-up apartment, and we …

Interior Design

7 Genius Ways to Use Wallpaper