Jeannie Wan

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DIY Modular Sofa For The Patio (Free Plans)

How cool is modular furniture? So very cool. And if you don’t believe me, Shanty 2 Chic can prove it with their fabulous DIY. I’m so excited to …

DIY in the New Year: Knitting Basics

If learning to knit is on your to-do list for 2015, this fully illustrated knitting basics post from Max on Design Sponge is definitely a good place to start.<p>In Max’s helpful guide, you’ll learn everything you need to know to get started—making a slip knot, casting on, working a knit stitch, and …

DIY Gradient Tinsel Backdrop

New Years Eve is the perfect time to bust out the glamorous decor. This backdrop and photo booth props from I Spy DIY are super simple to put together, but pack a whole lot of visual punch!<p>Get the full how-to here!

Why You'll Want a New Bed After You See These Rooms

Hardscaping 101: Window Boxes

There is much to recommend the humble window box. As a low-tech home beautifier, it is unparalleled. Fill it with a few bright flowering plants and …

Landscaping

How To Wash Your Pillows

Most people launder their sheets once a week, setting aside the actual pillows for far less frequent washings. It's a bit of a bigger job and one …

Cool, Cozy Reading Nooks

Sometimes, you have to make do with what you have. While I dream of jetting off to a sunny vacation spot this summer, it looks like the closest thing …

Would You Let This Incredibly Talented Tattoo Artist Permanently Ink You Freehand?

Jay Freestyle, a South African tattoo artist based in Amsterdam, creates incredible, ethereal tattoos. And here’s the surprising bit – he works …

Is This the Best Use of Neutrals, Ever?

The soothing power of simplicity.<p>This modern and relaxing beach house decorated by Rob Southern reveals the soothing power of simplicity.

Interior Design

Whistle Gps

Whistle have added a killer new feature to their popular dog activity tracker. The new WhistleGPS, still comes with the same features as the previous …

This Kit Gives Your Toilet Touchless Flush Capabilities

We know it’s our house, but there’s something about flushing the toilet that still brings out the germaphobe in us. If you’re the kind of person who …

Electromagnetism

25 DIY Green Cleaning Recipes For the Whole House!

There was a time (many years ago now) when I defined effective cleaning by how the air smelled. <i>It's not really clean unless I can smell the …

Design

The Best Hostels in Europe

The last time I wrote about great hostels in Europe was in 2011, and since then, I’ve stayed in many, many new hostels. Some were wonderful; others I …

Best apps and sites to plan, record and share your trips

Dreaming up a trip is the easiest part of every journey. All you need is a working imagination. The other bits before you go? Not so easy, or so much fun. You’ve got to book tickets, worry about accommodation, work out budgets, apply for visas…then you’ve got to plan your itinerary. And what about …