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Current Obsessions: Rustic Charm

Here’s a look at what we loved this week.<p>Next week we’re headed to Berlin. First stop: Typography legend Erik Spiekermann’s apartment.<br>• DIY leather …

How To Decorate With Black-and-White

10 classic and sophisticated spaces.<p>The classic color combination makes any room — from bathrooms to bedrooms — sophisticated, chic, and timeless. From horizontal stripes to graphic floor tile, designers share their favorite black-and-white decorating ideas.

Inside a Bathroom Inspired by a Historic Ocean Liner

A touch of Art Deco glamour brings bathing to new heights.<p>Step into this room and you might think you're crossing the Atlantic on the <i>Normandie.</i> Frank Hodge took his cues from that great ocean liner, the epitome of Art Deco elegance, when he designed this bathroom in a Newton, Massachusetts, house. …

"Girl Meets World" Season 2 Is Going To Be A Family Affair

UPDATE: Matthew Lawrence, who played Shawn's (Rider Strong) brother Jack (Matthew Lawrence), was just visiting the set.<p>It's no secret that <i>Girl Meets World</i> Season 2 is going to be a blast from the past. The Disney Channel series, which is a spinoff of <i>Boy Meets World</i> and follows Cory and Topanga …

TV

Randy Houser Engaged to Tatiana Starzynski

Randy Houser has found love.<p>The “Like a Cowboy” singer, 39, is engaged to Tatiana Starzynski, 21, his rep confirms to PEOPLE exclusively.<p>The pair met …

Dominican Republic

Randy Houser engaged to 'Runnin' Out of Moonlight' writer's sister-in-law

Randy Houser is runnin' out of the dating pool: He's already locked down relatively new girlfriend Tatiana Starzynski as his fiancee.<p>The country singer, 39, and his 21-year-old lady are already making wedding plans, his rep told People in confirming the engagement.<p>Starzynski hails from Australia …

Music Festivals

Casting Net: Josh Hutcherson leads James Franco-directed The Long Home

• <b>Josh Hutcherson</b> will be under the tutelage of <b>James Franco</b> again. The <i>Hunger Games</i> star will be the lead in the upcoming Franco-directed <i>The Long Home</i>, …

Britney Spears Shares Pic of Her Injured Leg in a Brace

She may have injured herself on stage this week, but Britney Spears is keeping a sense of humor about it.<p>The singer posted a pic of herself on …

Britney Spears

Sam Smith Recovering from Vocal Cord Hemorrhage: 'I Haven't Spoken a Word in Three Days'

It’s only been a few days since Sam Smith was forced to cancel his Australian tour due to vocal exhaustion, but he took to Instagram on Friday to let …

Sam Smith

Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting Jokes, 'I'm So Brave,' as She Gets Her Ear Pierced (Video)

At least she had a teddy bear to hold on to.<p>Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting got her left ear pierced at a local mall on Friday, and she asked her husband, Ryan …

Jokes

Cary Fukunaga to Direct Gay Teen Drama by 'Brokeback' Screenwriters

'True Detective' helmer to tell tragic true story of Jaden and Joe Bell<p><i>True Detective</i> director Cary Fukunaga has been recruited to helm a new film …

Stephen King

The 10 Best Instagram Fashion Moments of the Week: Ciara, Rita Ora, and More

There are few places on the planet that call for a selfie more than the hallways of the White House. And of all the stylish guests who gathered for the Correspondents' Dinner last weekend, including <b>Chrissy Teigen</b> and <b>Hannah Davis, Ciara</b> gets our vote for chicest ’gram of the evening, posing in a …

See Princess Diana Leaving the Same Hospital as Kate with Baby Princes William and Harry

When Princess Kate departs St. Mary’s Hospital in London, she’ll follow in the footsteps of her late mother-in-law, Princess Diana.<p>Diana delivered …

Prince Charles

Zayn Malik removes all traces of 1D from Twitter

If Zayn Malik’s exit from One Direction still doesn’t feel real, consider it official—the singer has removed all traces of 1D from his Twitter …

NBC picks up yet another Chicago-based show from Dick Wolf

NBC has picked up "Chicago Med" for next season. The news comes two weeks before the network's scheduled upfront announcements, when it will unveil plans for all of its new upcoming series.<p>Like "Chicago PD," "Chicago Med" is a spinoff of "Chicago Fire." The cast will include recognizable faces such …

Melissa Rivers Says Joan's Death Was '100 Percent Preventable'

<i>Melissa Rivers shares her personal memories of her mother, Joan, and the lessons she taught her about laughter and love. Subscribe now for instant</i> …

Celebrity Gossip

Mark Ronson’s “Uptown Funk” Just Got A Bunch Of New Co-Writers

The hit single sounded a lot like a song by The Gap Band, who are now credited.<p>How many songwriters does it take to make a hit single? For “Uptown Funk” that number has been turned up to 11.<p><b>Mark Ronson</b> and singer <b>Bruno Mars</b> had a chart topping smash hit with “Uptown Funk,” which topped the Billboard …

Songwriting

Find Out What Happens in the 50 Shades of Grey Alternate Ending

Fans of <i>50 Shades of Grey</i> who let out a collective cry of despair at the end of the first movie should log on to iTunes immediately—an alternate …

Dry Your Tears: There’s Now An Alternate Ending to 50 Shades of Grey

Head to iTunes for a new ending for Anastasia Steele and Christian Grey.<p>The unrated (read: do <i>not</i> watch with your mother) version of <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> is now officially available on iTunes and as an added bonus, there’s an alternate ending tacked on to the end.<p>Spoilers abound below, but that’s …

Entertainment

When Will Princess Kate and Prince William Announce the New Princess's Name?

We won’t know the name of Princess Cambridge until some important people have been informed first.<p>Prince William and Princess Kate will wait to …

Kate Middleton

Bookstore Tourists Should Head to Buenos Aires

All across Argentina’s capital, lodged between the steakhouses, ice cream shops and pizzerias, is an abundance of something that is becoming scarce …

Where to find the Algarve's best beaches

The coast of the Algarve in southern Portugal is a seemingly endless series of some of Europe’s finest beaches. They are seriously spectacular stretches of sand: the climate and atmosphere are Mediterranean, but this is the Atlantic so good waves and watersports are available alongside more sedate, …

15 of the most expensive homes you can rent around the world

If luxury hotels aren't your scene, and you aren't in the market to buy an estate of your own, there's another option available: renting.<p>RentCafe.com put together a list of the most expensive rentals in 15 countries, ranging from a picturesque villa on the French Riviera to a streamlined luxury …

The 12-Room Hotel That Turned a Barren Archipelago Into Chile’s Next Big Thing

As we sailed through the placid channels off Chile’s mid-Pacific coast, all was silent.<p>Our wooden ship—painted yellow and blue and built in the style …

10 travel destinations trending this summer

The results are based on the most-searched places, with major music events, art festivals, and sporting competitions driving demand.<p>From Reykjavik, Iceland, to Hyderabad, India, here's where everyone wants to travel this summer.

18 free things to do in Barcelona

Barcelona has enough to keep the most voracious of culture vultures and self-indulgent of gourmands happy for weeks, but all those entry fees and tapas bills can mount up. Fortunately, help is at hand with a variety of ways to make your holiday budget stretch a little further.<p>In addition to the …

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