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Yes, Summer Jewelry Does Exist And Etsy Has What You're Looking For

When it comes to accessorizing in the summer heat, the last thing you want on your body is heavy jewelry. So say goodbye to your statement necklaces and hello to Etsy!<p>This season we're looking forward to delicate, dainty pieces that won't make our necks or wrists sweat -- from low-maintenance …

Inside the Foo Fighters' Wildly Ambitious New Album and HBO Series

Dave Grohl's sonic adventure: what's next for the tireless bandleader?<p>"This is the most terrifying part – the last day of the week," Dave Grohl says …

Music

Email Sign-Off Etiquette

Because written communication lacks the subtle cues of face-to-face or even phone conversations, it's all too easy to misinterpret an email. Tone is notoriously slippery, and what seemed like a short and businesslike message to you might come across as terse or even hostile. In this minefield of …

Language

360° Visual Stories Cut into Paper Books by Yusuke Oono | Colossal

<p>This fun set of paper books was created by Japanese graphic designer and architect Yusuke Oono who conceived the idea as a clever way to illustrate …

10 Cold-Weather Coffee Drinks To Make At Home (Sorry, Starbucks)

Photo: Peanut Butter and Peppers/Courtesy of Greatist.<p><i>Full disclosure: sometimes, we're lazy girls. So, whether it's seven ways to simplify our</i> …

Sunday Supper: Stovetop Cheddar Mac and Cheese With Peppadew Peppers

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday morning we bring you a Sunday Brunch recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Merkts cold-pack cheese, found in the refrigerated section of most …

Rebecca | Daphne du Maurier

Jennifer Lawrence Continues To Be Amazing With An Awesome Response About Body Image

She's beauty and she's grace, she's miss United States.

An Insanely Cute, Illustrated Lookbook? Yes, Please!

Around here, we have a penchant for seeking out the best-of-the-best lookbooks, especially those that belong to designers who call LaLa Land home. …

See How Real Girls Put Vogue's Styling Tips To The Test

Everyone, meet Katie and Katy. Katie is a producer in Texas. Katy is a copywriter in California. And, together they are the hilarious duo behind Just …

10 Happy Kitchens

Create a bright, cheerful, and fun kitchen.<p>It's often the center of household activity so why not make it bright, cheerful, and fun?

Articles about 10 spectacular dream homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

The vacation location of choice of the Obama family, you really can't go wrong choosing to spend some downtime on the Hawaiian...<p>From gabled homes to forest dwellings, here's what to catch up on from the week.<p>First impressions are lasting.<p>It's a dream for many to own a beach home, but an …

Home Tours

13 Staircases Worth the Climb (Photos)

Looking at any major city today, it's hard to imagine a time without staircases. A new book takes a look at the winding history of getting from one …

10 Fascinating Photographs that Look Like Paintings

While we've all seen our fair share of hyperrealistic and photorealistic art, or paintings and sculptures that look amazingly like photographs, it's not too often that we come across photos that look like paintings. Throughout the five-plus years we've been around, we've seen these unbelievable …

Art

7 Handy Chrome Tab Manager Extensions

Chrome tab manager<p>If you’re anything like me, one minute your sat there breezily browsing the Web and the next minute your computer slows to a crawl as the result of the hundreds of tabs you just opened.<p>That’s not hyperbole either, I regularly have more than 100 tabs open in Chrome, so keeping …

Developed By Literacy Experts, Learn With Homer Launches On The iPad To Change How Kids Learn To Read

Stephanie Dua spent the last ten years pushing for educational reform, first as the CEO of the Fund for Public Schools under former Chancellor of New York’s Department of Education, Joel Klein, and Caroline Kennedy, before becoming senior advisor to David Coleman at Student Achievement Partners …

The Winnie app proves the pooh-poohers wrong

Not since Disney started tinkering with him has Winnie-the-Pooh been the subject of such controversy. Publisher Egmont's decision to abridge AA …

Bedrooms Photographed by Toby Scott

Brisbane based photographer Toby Scott focuses on interiors, architecture and lifestyle shots in his work, and tinkers with vintage motorcycles when …

Ursa Major Bamboo Face Wipes

A treat for travelers, men's skincare line Ursa Major's newly introduced Essential Face Wipes make lengthy layovers and daily commutes just a tad more manageable. Made in Vermont, the wipes clean your face without wicking away the nutrients—no secondary moisturizer needed—while reducing shine and …

Skin Care

Elegant One-Handed Tape Dispenser Refines Wrapping

Packing up boxes for moving, mailing or storing can be a giant pain if you’re using those flimsy plastic packing tape dispensers. Unless you’re an …

Avant-garde

45 Outdoor Bathroom Designs That You Gonna Love

What is an outdoor bathroom needed for? First of all, it’s a shower where you go before swimming in the pool. Second, having a bath in the open air a …

The Creative Benefits Of Taking “Mini-Sabbaticals” From All Your Various Screens

Research suggests that taking a quick break from technology can set your week on track and get good ideas flowing freely. Embrace the downtime–it might be the only chance you get.<p>According to Harvard psychologist Shelley Carson, one of the best ways to enhance your creative output is to clearly …

6 Tips for Happiness

On my 32nd birthday, I finally realized that there was a distinct possibility that the last of my "dreams" might never come to pass. At the time I hadn't even realized that it was a dream - I just hadn't had a proper girlfriend for a while. A long while. A really long while.<p>So in order to avoid a …

TypographyShop: Clothing and Art for Type Nerds

Designer Patrick King sent me a link to his TypographyShop online shop for designers and typophiles but I had already known about it. However, I …

Evolving Shelves

Even with its minimal, seamless aesthetic, the Opencase System has a warmer, handmade feel that sets it apart from other industrial-style universal …

The Complete List: What NPR's Backseat Book Club Has Read So Far

Ever since we launched NPR's Backseat Book Club in 2011, our young listeners have been busy reading — classics like <i>The Wizard of Oz, Black Beauty</i> and <i>The Phantom Tollbooth,</i> and newer tales, like <i>Diary of a Wimpy Kid</i> and <i>The Graveyard Book</i>. If you know a kid age 9-14 who's looking for a great read, …

The perfect number of children for literary success – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/books/gallery/2013/jun/13/perfect-number-children-literary-success-pictures<p>720<p>Is the pram in the hall the 'sombre enemy of …