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10 Gorgeous Takes On The Open-Shelving Trend

We couldn’t help but notice that nearly every stylish kitchen we’ve spied recently has one thing in common: open shelving. Feeling inspired, we’ve …

Storage Ideas

A Fresh Bathroom Makeover for Less Than $100

This DIYer proves you don't have to sacrifice style on a strict budget.<p>When we spotted this bathroom makeover on Hometalk, we knew we had to read all about it. Urusula, the blogger behind Home Made by Carmona, stretched her DIY legs and wrote that she completed the transformation for just …

Mix and Match 101

Steven Miller on Designing the 2014 Kitchen of the Year

This year's Kitchen of the Year — at the San Francisco Decorator Showcase — is an elegant and glamorous design in dramatic black. Designer Steven Miller explains how he created this show-stopping kitchen that's perfect for entertaining.<p><b>Christine Pittel: Wow! Did the invitation specify black tie?</b> …

The Down And Dirty History Of TMZ

How a lawyer from the San Fernando Valley created a gossip empire and transformed himself into the most feared man in Hollywood, all by breaking a few long-held rules and, as rumor has it, lording over a notorious vault full of secrets.<p>For just $53, you can purchase a guaranteed front-of-the-bus …

Journalism

Singer Tori Kelly Shares Her Secrets to Curly-Hair Perfection

Tori Kelly's been a busy girl the past few months. She released her dreamy EP, <i>Foreword</i>, opened for Ed Sheeran, and somehow managed to avoid a bad hair day while juggling it all. She stopped by our office to talk all about her booming music career (I'm personally addicted to the Taylor Swift cover …

Beef Stew with Carrots & Potatoes

5 stars based on 793 votes<p>We had the best snow day last week. School was cancelled, work wasn’t happening, and the only thing to do was hunker down …

DIY Valentine’s Day Love Signs

Even though we don’t need a special holiday to tell us to be romantic and to show our love, it’s nice to have such a thing. It gives us a reason to …

Grilled Peaches with Mascarpone

<i>Go Bold With Butter</i><p>Peaches to me are the epitome of summer. The northern region of our state (Utah) is famous for its fruit crops, particularly …

Peaches

6 Easy Styling Tips to Refresh a Room

Instantly refresh your room.<p>A home makeover doesn't have to require new furniture, a trip to the hardware store, or a big budget. Here's how to style a space for an instant refresh.

12 Paint Color Ideas for Bedrooms

Designer-tested hues.<p>With just the right hue, you won't lose any sleep — and you'll wake up ready to go. Designers choose the best bedroom paint colors.

24 Best New Color Combinations for 2018

Is dusty rose and charcoal grey not the happiest palette for spring?<p>If you mastered the blue-and-white palette long ago and are ready for the next crop of bold, fabulous, and truly inspiring color pairings, get excited: We asked our go-to designers which pairs they love the most, when someone's …

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.

Helpful Tips for Painting Cabinets

It’s official: my laundry room is getting a makeover! My hubby and I moved this past summer, and we have yet to purchase a washer and dryer. One of …

30 Perfect Picks From Home-Design Pros

After being cooped up all winter long, we're suffering from a <i>serious</i> case of cabin fever. We love our apartments, sure, but everything seems gray and …

14 Cozy Winter Buys Worth Some Serious Cuddle Time

While we so desperately wish Mother Nature would get her act together and give us just <i>one</i> slightly warmer day, reality is, it's just not going to …

No Matter Where You Live, You Can Bundle Up In Style (Even In Egypt)

Winter is the season where you have to get creative with your wardrobe. Looking stylish and staying warm can be somewhat of a feat, as chunky knit sweaters and waterproof boots don't always translate into the cutest ensembles.<p>So it only makes sense that we draw inspiration from everywhere in order …

New Nail Polish News - Designer to Drugstore Trends

The Secret To Cutting Your Grocery Bill In Half

Photographed by Anjali Pinto.<p><i>Sure, everything changes once you become a mom, but that doesn’t have to mean sacrificing style. Elizabeth Street, an</i> …

The Makeup Color You'll Want to Try This Winter (Thanks in Part to Sandra Bullock)

I don't usually think of Sandra Bullock as a girly-pink-makeup kind of actress, but that's exactly what she wore to the Palm Springs Film Festival Gala, and it was pretty mesmerizing—I think it might even tempt you to go over to the pink side this winter.<p>That subtle baby-pink lipstick combined with …

Golden Globes Hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler: Style Icons of the Week

Fashion might not exactly be funny, but funny is <i>always</i> in fashion. Case in point: Golden Globes hosts Tiny Fey and Amy Poehler, who we are officially naming the first <i>Glamour Style Icon(s) of the Week</i> of 2014.<p>These ladies are so talented, accomplished, prolific—and hello, HILARIOUS—but they also …

How to Upgrade Your Makeup Brushes for 2014 (and Look a Little Prettier All Year Long)

Confession: I'm lazy when it comes to makeup brushes. I've found some that work and stuck with 'em, not feeling inspired to experiment with anything new. But as celebrity makeup artist Nick Barose has pointed out to me, there are plenty of new task-specific brushes that have a lot to offer the …

The 5 Best Diets That Actually Work for Weight Loss

The amount of info out there about what to eat (and what <i>not</i> to eat) for weight loss can be a bit...you know. Stomach-churning.<p>But, in an effort to cut to the chase, U.S. News & World Report has just released its 2014 list of best diets—the healthy-eating plans that actually work, according to a …

Homemade Sriracha

<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: In this dark time, when the fate of Sriracha is up in the air and the world is up in arms, Carey Nershi of Reclaiming Provinicial is showing us</i> …

Food Preservation

Homemade Caramel Made Right Every Time

<i>Dawn Perry, photos by Zach DeSart</i><p>A salted caramel always makes for the ideal winter fix. With a few tips from the BA Prep School, you can have homemade caramel candies in your dessert arsenal.<p><b>SEE MORE:</b><b>Ingredients We Can't Cook Without</b><p>Undercook your caramel mixture and you'll end up with a stiff …

Before & After: The Year's Most Dramatic Transformations

We like to reserve for our very last Before & After roundup the projects that really wow you. As in, these 'after' photos will leave you shocked. …

DIY

Ask Michael Cohen: Why You Shouldn't Do All This at the Holiday Office Party...

For the past year, my friend has indulged me with stories about the cast of characters at her new job. There is the admin girl that gives new meaning to 'happy hour,' a Tupperware kleptomaniac, the dude that gets annihilated at lunch, but seemingly can't get fired because his alcoholism is a …

Articles about 5 unique houses austin texas on Dwell.com - Dwell

An Austin firm creates a home for a family in the Texas capital that sits among the trees.<p>Architect J.C. Schmeil of Merzbau Design Collective recently completed this 4-bedroom, 4-bath house on Lake Austin in Texas,...<p>Austin is a rapidly growing city. In March, the U.S. Census Bureau ranked Austin …

Architecture

Creative Eye Makeup Illustrations by Tal Peleg

Israeli makeup artist Tal Peleg, aka Scarlet Moon, uses eyeshadow and eyeliner to do more than simply shade in her eyelids. Instead, the creative makeup genius turns eyelids into her own personal canvas for clever mini paintings. She takes the small patch of skin that surrounds the eye and …

Eye Makeup

12 DIY Jewelry Gifts Your Friends Will Actually Wear

Christmas is around the corner and <i>gasp</i>! You need gifts for your gal pals. And you’re on a budget. Luckily, we’ve searched the interwebs high and low and found some of the best jewelry you can DIY that your friends will be proud to wear. Let’s start with necklaces!<p>1. Prairie Feather Necklace: Isn’t …