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Paper Flowers - Design Crush

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It’s no secret I love flowers – in my apartment, on my desk, or as a pattern on my dress. Pressing fresh flowers is a great way to preserve their natural beauty, and by decorating your phone case with them, you can showcase their vivid colors and add a little touch of nature to an otherwise …

Heart-on-Your-Sleeve Patch

Perfect for our creepy Halloween week, this heart patch is perfect to show your soft side. Bonus points if you make yourself a bleeding heart. ;)<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>cut-out picture of anatomical heart<br>• fabric glue<br>• red felt<br>• foam sheets<br>• Fabric marker<br>• iron-on mending fabric<br>• hot glue gun<br>• scissors<br>• flat …

Flower Child Headband

If you’re planning on being a flower child for Halloween, or if flower crowns are just your thing, follow these instructions for a simple crown that will never wilt.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>plastic faux floral branch bunch with blooms<br>• wire cutters<br>• brown wire<p><b>Ready to make?</b> Find out how on A Beautiful …

20 Wooden Accessories You Can Buy and DIY

We’re loving the resurgence of natural materials on the style front. We’ve already shown you 30 ways to rock some serious rocks, gems, and stones, and now we’re onto our next material. Wood!<p>The question is: Wood you wear any of the accessories on this list? ;)<p>1. Golden Glacier Totem Necklace ($72): …

NSA wants even greater powers … to defend Wall Street

The villainous nexus of surveillance, politics and banking rears its head again in the NSA chief’s public comments<p>Feel this blow as a coup de grâce: The NSA not only, we now know, hoards data on our every communication, but, we now learn, wants to have broader surveillance dragnets and deeper …

The right’s despicable new voter suppression scheme: Two classes of voters

Kansas’ Kris Kobach and Arizona’s Tom Horne are using a Supreme Court decision to justify two-tiered voting plans<p>The man who wrote Arizona's "Papers Please" law before running for Kansas secretary of state in 2010 on the premise of stamping out "voter fraud" there -- before winning and subsequently …

The 65 Best Online Shopping Sites to Buy From

Get your clicking finger at the ready.<p>Shopping online can mean wading through endless Google Shopping results, or scrolling through old-faithfuls like Zara, without knowing where else to turn. To help you fulfill all your shopping wants (needs?) this season, we've created the definitive list of the …

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Malala Yousafzai: 'It's hard to kill. Maybe that's why his hand was shaking'

Malala Yousafzai says she's lost herself. "In Swat [district], I studied in the same school for 10 years and there I was just considered to be Malala. Here I'm famous, here people think of me as the girl who was shot by the Taliban. The real Malala is gone somewhere, and I can't find her."<p>We are …

Julian Assange's letter to Benedict Cumberbatch

Dear Benedict,<p>Thank you for trying to contact me. It is the first approach by anyone from the Dreamworks production to me or WikiLeaks.<p>My assistants communicated your request to me, and I have given it a lot of thought and examined your previous work, which I am fond of.<p>I think I would enjoy …

Richest 1 Percent Hold 46 Percent Of The World's Wealth

Oct 9 (Reuters) - Global wealth has risen by 68 percent over the past 10 years to reach a new all-time high of $241 trillion and the United States accounts for nearly three quarters of the increase, Credit Suisse said in its World Wealth Report.<p>Average global wealth has hit a peak of $51,600 per …

Articles about 5 modern apartments paris on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>And it has a legendary jazz club, too.<p>When it comes to outdoor adventure, the folks at AutoCamp are experts.<p>Dwell …

Mesmerizing Translucent Waves from 19th Century Paintings

The late 19th century Armenian-Russian painter Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky created some truly spectacular paintings of seascapes that capture the beautiful, shimmering essence of the tumultuous waters. The marine artist gained recognition for his impeccable ability to recreate the expressive …

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How To Use The Semicolon Properly<p>Common-sense, easy to understand rules for using the semicolon, including information on when NOT to use it.<p>Read More<p>…

Amazing American Civil War Photos Turned Into Glorious Color

Color photography may not have been widely used until the 1930s but that hasn't stopped an active group of Redditors from looking to change the past. On the Colorized History Subreddit, Redditors use photo manipulation to add color to historical black and white images.<p>Two of the most prolific …

Nine Amazing Outdoor Hotel Suites (Photos)

Sleep Under the Stars<p>Quilts and pillows may seem strange out in the open air, but not at one of these nine spectacular hotel suites. See …

25 Movies From The ’80s That Every Kid Should See

Many of your favorite movies from childhood aren't quite the same when you try to share them with the wired kids of 2013. These classics are the timeless exceptions that hold up nicely.

Smartwatches Will Be Huge By 2017: Report

Prepare for a world of cyborgs.<p>Wearable technology, which includes camera-equipped smartwatches like the Galaxy Gear and Internet-connected eyewear like Google Glass, is set to explode over the next few years, according to a report released Friday.<p>The report, from Swedish telecom market researcher …

Our Founding Fathers included Islam

Thomas Jefferson didn’t just own a Quran — he engaged with Islam and fought to ensure the rights of Muslims<p>Denise Spellberg<p>October 5, 2013 6:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Thomas Jefferson’s Qur’an”<p><i>[He] sais “neither Pagan nor Mahamedan [Muslim] nor Jew ought to be excluded from the civil rights of the</i> …

U.S. Intelligence Chief Defends Attempts to Break Tor Anonymity Network

The National Security Agency may have attempted to penetrate and compromise a widely used network designed to protect the anonymity of its users, but …

Fox News owns this shutdown

What happens when right-wing media accept every illogical thing a Republican says? Logic gets thrown out the window<p>Fox News and the rest of the Republican-aligned press is making Republicans lazy. And that’s a problem.<p>The outcome of the shutdown fight won’t be determined by spin and cheap public …

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'Gravity': Six things to know about the Sandra Bullock space movie

If you're a film fan, by now you've either seen "Gravity," made plans to see "Gravity" or gotten annoyed at your significant other for choosing another movie because they're "a little scared" by the prospect of sitting through the tension of "Gravity." Either way, we're here to help.<p>Here are six …

Furloughed Employee's Secret Message: Please Pay Us

The political circus that is the United States Government shutdown continues ... and since urgent exhortations by everyone don't seem to have an …

How I Live Now – review

Reading this on a mobile? Click here<p>In Australia, they have <i>Tomorrow, When the War Began</i>, the first in a trilogy of films based on John Marsden's novels in which plucky teens get their shit together when their homeland is invaded by evil foreigners. Here, we have this adaptation of Meg Rosoff's …

30 Photos From 'Gravity' That Make You Feel Like You're In Space

Every trailer for the film assured us of one thing.<p>We don't want to get lost in space. It's. Absolutely. Terrifying.<p>Director Alfonso Cuarón ("Children of Men") waited four-and-a-half years for the right technology to exist to make his space odyssey, according to his September cover issue of Variety.<p>…

Nightwatch: The Haunting Light Painted Nightscapes of Noel Kerns

Dallas-based photographer Noel Kerns specializes in capturing haunting night scenes of ghost towns, decommissioned military bases, and industrial …