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How to win at (almost) everything

In games, humans are hopelessly predictable. Spot this hidden behaviour and you can crush puny-minded opponents in everything from the lottery to Rock, Paper, Scissors.<p>Although we can never outwit the weather or natural disasters, there are ways to master those other seemingly unpredictable …

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Hottie Alert! Happy 32nd Birthday, Jamie Dornan

Happy Birthday, Jamie Dornan! The Irish actor turns 32 today. Although he is best known for nabbing the role of the young and handsome CEO, Christian …

You Asked, We Answered: The Best White Shirts Under $100

Writing and researching articles is but one part of our job. Here at R29 HQ, we're constantly checking our Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and the …

The 10 Pasta Recipes to Know

It's easy to look to pasta as that happy weeknight cure-all: the palette on which to throw any bits and bobs, to dress with the random things hanging out in the pantry, to just top with cheese and call it dinner. But there are some classic pasta dishes -- or just really delicious ones -- that we …

The ULTIMATE Non-Cardio Workout

Do you want to stick to your 2014 fitness goals but can't bring yourself to do the ol' treadmill-elliptical-stationary-bike routine again this week? …

22 Decorating Secrets Only The Pros Know — Until Now

Throw everything you thought you knew out the window.<p>Some people have a natural eye for design, but we're more in the camp of those who can't do anything without consulting Pinterest board upon Pinterest board before making any major changes. And even then, expectations don't always meet reality. …

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16 of the 'Must-have' Items in a Woman's Wardrobe

<i>This answer originally appeared on Quora.</i><p><i>Answer by Carolyn Cho, works in fashion</i><p>Every woman is different, but I do believe there's a standard set of 16 pieces that make it easy for an active, practical woman to look effortlessly chic and modern.<p>The key regarding each of the pieces on this list is …

A Dozen Creative Ideas For Decorating Blank Walls

When you have a big, blank wall to fill, your first thought may be a gallery wall. There's nothing wrong with that, but sometimes it's nice to break up all of that flat framed artwork with something different. Enter baskets, brackets, paint-dipped objects, wall sculptures, special paint effects and …

Articles about 8 ways creatively insulate your home on Dwell.com - Dwell

The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that the average American family of four uses 400 gallons of water each day—which...<p>Want to add a pop of color to your kitchen backsplash or redesign your shower with a cool pattern? Well, we have a solution for...<p>Interior designer Wendy Raizin shares …

See The World Through The Eyes Of A Cat

An awesome, disorienting look at kitty vision.<p>What does the world look like through a cat's eyes? The basic structure of feline eyes is pretty similar to what humans have, but cats' vision has adapted to very different purposes, so the world they see looks familiar, but isn't quite the same as …

30 Unique Bathroom Ideas to Steal

Boring isn't in our vocabulary.<p>Functional doesn't <i>have</i> to mean boring. These unusual bathrooms feature creative designs and memorable details. For even more inspiration, check out 100+ genius bathroom ideas.

Divorciado entrega a hombres 20 consejos para salvar su matrimonio

Gerald Rogers es un estadounidense que desde hace varios años realiza charlas motivaciones. Tiene cuatro hijos y hasta julio llevaba un matrimonio de …

Single-Person Cooking

S.I.A.M. fits perfectly into the kitchen of a singleton. It’s basically a built-in hood and induction cooker. Ideal for quick dishes that require …

Julianne Hough Emmy Dress 2013 Leaves Little To The Imagination (PHOTOS)

And the underwear-revealing dress trend continues...<p>Julianne Hough tried it out at the 2013 Emmys in a seafoam green Jenny Packham dress. The 25-year-old actress and dancer's super sheer look stole the spotlight from her Emmy-nominated brother Derek. However, it was a disappointing attempt at being …

Space-Saving Suspended Bed in a Modern London Apartment

Good urban architectural design takes space and aesthetic into account, allowing them to work in unison, much like this efficient London apartment in Camden. While some compact residences use a modular design to create the visual effect of more space, this particular English home opts to design …

Antique Display Cabinet Transformed Into Glowing Fish Tank

A combination of clever design and recycled furniture, this <i>Fish Tank Cabinet</i> by furniture and product designer Dobromila Kruszynska serves as a creative home for your little swimming friends. Inspired by this 16th-century Queen Anne display cabinet, the piece blends the antique, which was …

4 Innovative Ways to Tie a Chic Summer Sarong

Loft-Living Around the Globe

From London to Los Angeles, Sydney to San Francisco, loft-living as a hip alternative to the traditional dwelling option. With more and more creative …

Architecture

Exotic Thailand Villa Unveiling Panoramic Views of the Phuket Foothills

With a privileged location oceanfront on the picturesque Cape Yamu on the east coast of Phuket, Villa Padma unveils panoramic views towards the …

Articles about going underground 3 houses built land on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dorit Mizrahi and Oliviero Godi, working in Bergamo, Italy, as the firm Exposure Architects, have designed a house using...<p>House Industries recently made a mark with their heavy ampersand.<p>An architect-turned-falconer considers animals and nature when designing his own home.<p>Along the ever-expanding …

Upside-Down Shower: Ground-Up Design for Decks & Yards

For in-house and off-grid use alike, a traditional top-down shower still probably makes the most sense – in the first case, there is no reason not …

Katie Holmes' Splendid Dress And More Cheap Celeb Finds Of The Week (PHOTOS)

Our favorite celebrity outfits often include a big designer name and an even bigger price tag. But sometimes the stars throw us for a loop and don high street fashion that every girl could afford.<p>This week, we were shocked to find out that Olivia Palermo's trendy baseball jacket was from Express …

Two Hulls House: Seaside Residence Inspired by Ships

Two wood-clad cantilevered appendages stretch out over rocky cliffs to take in views of the ocean in this Nova Scotia residence inspired by ships. …

The Best of Fall 2013 Campaigns

See the best campaigns for Fall 2013.<p>The Fall 2013 campaigns are rolling in as we eagerly anticipate the coming season. See the best ads for autumn and check back daily for more of the latest released shots. Plus, review the hottest trends of the season in our complete Fall 2013 Fashion Week …

#Outdoor Trinity-Triple-Hammock

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I will be 40 in 18 months. When I was a child, this landmark birthday meant the start of life with a white cauliflower hairdo and sensible shoes …

101 Decorating Secrets from Top Interior Designers

Experts share their best tips.<p>The experts — Christopher Peacock, Myra Hoefer, Carleton Varney, and 97 other inspiring designers — share words to live and design by. Plus, see 101 easy makeovers from interior designers.

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28 New Decorating Secrets the Pros Swear By

Throw the old rulebook out the window.<p>You know those people who seem to have great taste without even trying? You're about to be one of them. Here, top designers share the best insider tips and tricks in the business.

Home Decorating

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

We're building a comprehensive, firm-wide resource for project specifications.<p>Project Connections give your design work the spotlight it deserves.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>Behind every architect, there is an ingenious engineer.<p>Mads Bjerre of AART Architects …

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