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SuperPod™<p>Arriving Spring 2018<p>Plume is a new type of whole-home Wi-Fi system.<p>Plume Pods work together as a team to distribute Wi-Fi across your …

The Most Environmentally Friendly Shoes on the Planet Also Happen to Be the Cutest

What would you do if you found yourself with, say, a stack of water bottles, a bunch of carbon-free recycled rubber, and a raft of recyclable foam? If your answer is mess around with the stuff for a bit and then give up and head for the trash can, you are clearly not an entrepreneurial genius.<p>Enter …

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35 Fair Trade & Ethical Clothing Brands Betting Against Fast Fashion

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12 Travel Map Apps That Beat Google Maps Whether or Not You Have WiFi

Chunky GPS units are a thing of the past. These days, everyone is finding their way by using their smartphones. Although we’ll be the first to admit that we love the industry standard, Google Maps (especially with the new pit stop function), there are a few things that GM just can’t account for. …

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16 Inspirational Backyard Landscape Designs As Seen From Above

Backyards offer a place to relax, play, and socialize. No matter their size, they’re a great way to get in touch with nature without leaving your …

This San Francisco Eichler Home Got Itself A Contemporary Remodel

This updated 1962 Eichler home in San Francisco is the result of an extensive remodel designed by Klopf Architecture.<p>Their clients wanted a brighter …

This Roland Mouret Alumna Wants You to Wear Athleisure—to Work

With Being Apparel, struggling with Excel has never been comfier.<p>A busy lifestyle usually squashes creative inspiration. Not so for Shonagh Speirs, the Preen and Roland Mouret alum who recently launched her own athleisure line, Being Apparel, in part as a reaction to her own hectic schedule. "I was …

Stunning Hikes, Organic Meals, and On-Demand Acupuncture: The Healthy Way to Visit Athens

It’s often said that a Greek breakfast consists of coffee and a cigarette. And it’s true that Athens is a bustling city driven by coffee culture by day and alfresco dining (and wining) late into the night.<p>However, also Greek is the concept of <i>sophrosyne</i>, the notion of mind-body excellence, …

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10,000 Stacked Photos Create Insanely Detailed Insect Portraits

Photographer Levon Biss magnifies tiny insects into hugely detailed and stunning prints for new exhibition 'Microsculptures.'<p><i>Levon Biss. Orchid cuckoo bee. Image courtesy of Levon Biss</i><p>British photographer Levon Biss' macrophotography turns 10mm insects into massive 10' prints in new exhibition,</i> …

Watch this guy make an outdoor grass daybed

With the start of spring (in the Northern Hemisphere) just over a month away, here’s a video we came across that shows how to make a grass day …

Floating Bonsai Trees Are A Thing Now

Japanese designers at The Hoshinchu Team, have created a bonsai named ‘Air Bonsai’, that appears to magically float above its base.<p>Made from a …

Adler Mountain Lodge: Italy's most exclusive ski resort | CNN Travel

Hop, skip, and jump your way to 'fit' — and work muscles you didn't know you had

Jumping, skipping, and hopping exercises add fun and calorie-burning to any workout. That's because the explosiveness of the movements tends to work your muscles differently than regular resistance training.<p>You can do the following "exploding" moves as a dynamic warm-up, as part of an interval …

7 Easy Ways to Customize Your IKEA: No Hacking Required

Even if complicated home projects aren't your cup of tea, there are still plenty of ways you can upgrade your IKEA furniture. Here are seven …

ShelfPack Suitcase

ShelfPack may not be quite big enough to hold your kitchen sink, but it can hold an entire set of shelves. Talk about expandable luggage. Take stacks …

92 Square Foot Backyard Office by Sett Studio

Austin, Texas-based Sett Studio, design small backyard buildings, such as this home office, which they covered in charred wood siding.<p>Design: Sett …

How To Wash Your Kitchen Cabinets

No matter how careful of a cook you might be, the "splatter" struggle is real. Food stuffs, especially grease, make it their business to find the …

6 Life-Saving Travel Accessories Under $10

<i>By: Gianni Jaccoma</i><p><i>Credit: Sarah Anderson/Thrillist</i><p>You know that feeling you get when, just as you get to the airport, you realize you forgot your phone charger? Well, while it's a heart-sinking feeling, it's not a matter of life and death. Except for your cell phone battery, anyway. But when it …

Travel Tips: Packing for France | L'amour de Paris Travel Resource

Every time I stop by one of the train stations or airport in Paris, I see swarms of tourists struggling with their heavy, cumbersome suitcases, and …

Cloud Concrete Toilet Paper Storage

The Concrete Cloud Toilet Paper Shelf, designed by Bertrand Jayr for Lyon Beton, adds poetry, humour and singularity to rooms so often deprived of …

What Kids Learn From Travel

Our family Christmases can be a little unconventional -- once we took our 2-year-old son to South Africa. Some of my friends gave me a hard time. They said I gave myself a safari holiday while my son was too young to protest instead of giving him a tree and a stocking.<p>For his third birthday, …

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The 16 Wisest Things Men Have Ever Said About Style

From the likes of Cary Grant, Tom Ford, Charles Bukowski, Ralph Lauren, and Charles Dickens<p><b>"Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn."<br>– Gore Vidal, Writer</b><p>"A man should look as if he had bought his clothes with intelligence, put them on with care, and then forgotten …

The Polaroid spirit lives on with Fujifilm's new instant cameras

Instax Wide 300 prints larger photos than the Mini 90<p>It turns out the Instax Mini 90 wasn't a one-off. Fujifilm's attempt to lend its kid-friendly instant cameras a touch of class from its high-end X-series was great fun to use, but had a couple of issues — the small Instax prints aren't for …

5 Ideas to Steal from a Beautiful Boston Kitchen

(Image credit: Bunker Workshop)<p>You guys, this kitchen by Bunker Workshop is like whoa. There are so many things to love here, but we've picked out …

The Dyson 360 Eye Is The Smartest Vacuum Cleaner Ever

Today, after sixteen years of research and over $45,000,000 of invested capital, Dyson unveiled the Dyson 360 Eye - its first robotic vacuum cleaner. …

Researchers Develop Transparent Solar Concentrator That Could Cover Windows, Electronics

Scientists at Michigan State University announced this week the creation of a “transparent luminescent solar concentrator” that could turn windows and even cellphone screens into solar-power generators.<p>This technology could mean that one day entire skyscrapers might be able to generate solar power …