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Cuyana: The Clothing Brand That Plans To Scale By Asking Women To Buy Fewer Things

A pioneer of the “lean closet” movement, Cuyana’s business model is built on quality over quantity.<p>There’s a little factory the countryside of Northern Italy that has been making leather products for three generations. The family who owns the facility has a close relationship with a nearby tannery, …

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 …

Would You Live in This 86-Square-Foot Parisian "Cupboard" Apartment?

Everything is hidden in this tiny home.<p>Here's an apartment that's definitely not for the claustrophobic. In this 86-square-foot Parisian space, you'll have to sleep in a cupboard. And the bed is not the only amenity that's tucked away — a dining table, closet, and bookshelves are all found hidden …

Swiss Army Knives

3 DIY Lunches That Are Better Than Anything You Can Order In

On the totem pole of nighttime rituals, planning our lunches ranks on the low end. Just making a homemade dinner can be a feat in itself, so prepping …

Your iPhone addiction will rot your kid’s brain: Put your devices away, moms and dads

iPads and other devices aren’t really interactive. An expert on the need to read to kids<p>For years, parents have been inundated with research about the value of reading with children. There is a prescriptive nature to some of the advice: Administer vitamins, apply sunblock, read the requisite …

Good for You and the Earth! 6 Natural Skin Care & Makeup Picks

Happy Earth Day! In honor of our beloved planet, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite nontoxic and natural beauty products, each full of …

'What I Eat: Around The World In 80 Diets' Shows Stunning Portraits Of Daily Meals

The different kinds of foods people eat around the world are endlessly fascinating. We at HuffPost Taste want to know what other countries eat for breakfast when we're shoveling down a bowl of cereal or enjoying our eggs and bacon. We're curious about the way people eat and which customs are taboo, …

movie marathon: spring in your step

True story: wardrobe changeover time is probably one of my favorites of the year. Seriously, think about it! Regardless of whether you're pulling out …

Sweaters

29 Super-Easy Avocado Recipes

To everyone who has an avocado tree in their backyard, everyone else hates you.

12 Square Meter Room Transformed Into A Mini Studio

When you have a clear image in mind of how you want your home to look like and what it should include you can find your way around obstacles such as …

Interior Design

Cook Like a Pro: 11 Ways to Make a Restaurant-Quality Meal at Home

Ever wonder how restaurants bring that extra oomph to every dish? We asked the country's best chefs to spill their secrets. Your home cooking will never be the same again<p><b>Burnt Citrus:</b> For cocktails, char thin slices, then muddle (and garnish) as normal.• <b><br>Toasted Barley Risotto with Spinach and Herb</b> …

From The Grand Budapest Hotel to The Darjeeling Limited: five fashion heroes from Wes Anderson films

The costumes of Wes Anderson movies are as much a part of his unique visual world as his candy-coloured palettes and puffing toy train sets. In the Anderson domain, characters are defined by their clothes. They are impossibly cool, indifferent or outright peculiar – and so they lounge louchely in …

Harry Hook's African odyssey: 'We had ransom money taped around the car'

It was lucrative, but Harry Hook was bored. After years of shooting television shows for others, the film-maker and photographer decided to embark on a much more meaningful project – one that would take him back to his first love, Africa, where he grew up. It was not without its risks, however.<p>"We …

The Healthy Dollar-A-Day-Diet

Author Jo Ann York puts her budgeting principles into use with shopping and cooking meals for the February 1976 issue of Bazaar.<p><i>What can you buy for a penny these days? Your mid-morning cup of tea. Three pennies, and you have orange juice for breakfast. Six, a banana for a snack. And a whopping</i> …

Food

The Chicest Game of Dress-Up We've Ever Seen

This four-year-old recreates red carpet dream dresses with her craft box<p>Our runway fashion fantasies have nothing on this little girl's. Not satisfied with store-bought princess dresses (off the rack is so last year), four-year-old "Mayhem" has taken to fabricating her own couture creations from …

25 Documentaries Every Arts & Culture Lover Needs To Watch Right Now

We've all sat in front of our Netflix accounts, tirelessly sifting through film and television genres like "Dark Biographical 20th Century Period Pieces" and "Quirky TV Shows Featuring a Strong Female Lead," never quite finding that perfect piece of cinematography. Defeated by your own streaming …

How to Make Hot Cocoa Mix

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Make a batch of Izy Hossack from Top With Cinnamon's hot cocoa mix and you can have rich, homemade hot chocolate made from real ingredients in a</i> …

Rachel Cole's 5 Essentials for a Passionate, Well-Fed Life

Rachel Cole is a life coach, retreat leader, writer, and teacher. Her focus, her life's work, is helping women to lead wise, well-nourished, …

Broken Bells: After the Disco

Broken Bells are a collaboration between two guys who sit at very different tables in the music-biz lunchroom. Danger Mouse is a …

10 Winter Pastas

On days like these -- when cold snow creeps over the tops of our boots and we're glad to be packed into a crowded subway car simply for the heat -- very few things make us warm <i>and</i> happy. Hot chocolate is too fleeting, our favorite winter hats are weathered, and by the time we get home all we want …

Italian Food

Simple Springtime Dishes

Saving Space with a Suspended Bedroom

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>The first thing you notice in this combination living area is of course the bed suspended from the ceiling. Accessible by narrow staircase …

Couple Married 61 Years Ago Takes "Up" Inspired Anniversary Photos

This adorable couple, married for an incredible 61 years, finally got the photos they deserve! As a special holiday present, event designer and granddaughter Lauren Wells (on her husband's side) decided to create some truly memorable anniversary photos for her “Nina and Gramps.” According to …

10 Best French Fashion Blogs

Valentine Vanesse is a tea drinker, bicycle rider, the definition of Parisian chic. Her blog could be described in few words as “pure delight in …

Porn For Women - Sexy Tasteful Erotica For Girls

The Circle

Each week, we'll let you know about the new releases the editors of O and Oprah.com couldn't stop reading.<p>Quiet Dell<p>By Jayne Anne Phillips<p>464 pages; …

Steve McCurry: gorgeous photographs of people reading around the world.

Photojournalist Steve McCurry is best known for shooting one of the most famous photographs ever taken -– 1985′s “Afghan Girl,” an image of a young …

How to Make Perfect Scrambled Eggs

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Three ways to get your perfect scrambled eggs -- whatever your version of perfection may be.</i><p>Scrambled eggs and toast: sounds like an ascetic breakfast, …