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Alexa Chung’s Guide To Tokyo

Like any seasoned traveller, Alexa Chung took on Tokyo with a list of districts to explore and hot spots to tick off. She even took <i>Vogue</i> along for …

Japan

Inside The Design Processes At Netflix, Slack, Pinterest, And More

The design platform company InVision has released an intriguing report on how some of the world’s most innovative companies approach design. The Design Genome Project is an online resource describing the processes, organizational structures, and tool stacks (predictably heavy on InVision) at …

UX Design

6 of the Most Luxurious Ryokans in Japan

If you feel like you need to disconnect and recalibrate—and have a few days to do it—then look into booking a couple of nights at a Japanese <i>ryokan</i>. These traditional inns date back to the 8th century A.D., and many of the earliest ones were located along the Tokaido route, which connected …

Finally Starting Your Business This Year? Here's Your Ultimate 12-Point Checklist | Inc.com

It's 2018,and you are really doing it. You have long imagined your product on the endcap at Walmart and practiced what you'll say when Mark Cuban grills you about your competitive edge. But this year, you are finally launching a business. Where do you start? We asked some of the top business minds …

Entrepreneurship

The New Face of Bangkok’s Hotel Scene

In a landscape littered with modern skyscrapers, a spate of small boutique hotels are taking on Bangkok’s five-star Goliaths. From a rickety Chinese shophouse to the industrial hulk of a former publishing factory, local entrepreneurs are rejecting the city’s fixation with flashy new builds and …

Chiang Mai

The NYLON Guide To Dubai

What to do, what to eat, where to shop<p>Dubai, United Arab Emirates, is known for being a city of superlatives. It's home to the world's tallest building, largest man-made island, most sprawling mall, only seven-star hotel, among many, many, <i>many</i> other unsurpassed accolades. To me, though, for almost …

The Best Storage Bins for Every Room, According to Professional Organizers

If you’ve ever tried to organize any room — whether it’s your bathroom or bedroom or home office — you’ve probably realized that you need to buy some …

Why You Should Consider a Japanese Beauty Routine

The products are unbelievable.<p>In the imagination of the American beauty hound, France has its effortless, tousled-hair It girls and Korea has its effort<i>ful</i>, snail-powered, bazillion-step skincare routine. But Japan, for the most part, has been less of a cultural beauty brand. (Well, at least …

Skin Care

No-Bake Matcha Coconut Bites Recipe

Recipes > Dairy Free, Dessert, Gluten Free, Grain Free, Paleo, Vegan, Vegetarian<p>We love the earthy taste of matcha, but not everyone loves sipping …

Avocado and Mango Salsa Recipe

Recipes > Dairy Free, Gluten Free, Grain Free, Sides, Sugar Free, Vegan, Vegetarian<p>When you’re not sure if you want guacamole or salsa, make this …

5 Songs You Need to Listen to This Week

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The NYLON Guide To Bali

What to do, what to eat, where to stay<p>If everything you know about Bali is what you read in <i>Eat, Pray, Love,</i> you... actually know quite a few things. Just as in the book (and film), Bali is full of outdoor canopied beds you can stay in, bike-friendly rice paddies, and monkeys and elephants. But …

Asia Travel

6 Easy Dressings to Up Your Salad Game

If only one thing in your kitchen’s going to be made from scratch, make it salad dressing: A good salad simply can’t exist without a great dressing. …

Word of Mouth: Kyoto Cafés: Our favorite places to take a break in Japan's most picturesque city

When we were researching a visit to Kyoto we found Inside Kyoto to be an invaluable resource. It’s run by Chris Rowthorn, an American who has been in Kyoto for more than 20 years. Rowthorn is also the editor of the Lonely Planet guidebooks for Japan and many southeast Asian countries, and even …

TV

6 Apps to Help You With Your Side Hustle

No one believes having a side hustle will be easy. It's hard work. But you can make earning that extra income a little easier with the help of a few freelance-friendly apps. Here are six that can help you make the most of your bonus gig. (You're welcome in advance.)<p><b>1. Spent:</b> Now that you're working …

Apps

How Ex-Spy Christopher Steele Compiled His Explosive Trump-Russia Dossier

The man behind the infamous dossier that raises the possibility that Donald Trump may be vulnerable to Kremlin blackmail is Russia expert Christopher Steele, formerly of M.I.6. Here’s the story of his investigation.<p>There’s a row of Victorian terraced houses on a side street in London’s Belgravia …

Donald Trump

Date Brownies Recipe

If you’re trying to cut refined sugar out of your diet but still have a sweet tooth, date brownies are where it’s at.<p>Dates are naturally super sweet …

Coconut French Toast Recipe

Recipes > Breakfast, Dairy Free, Sugar Free, Vegetarian<p>Sometimes adding just one creative ingredient can totally change a dish. That’s how we feel …

Chocolate Protein Balls Recipe

Recipes > Dairy Free, Dessert, Gluten Free, Grain Free, Paleo, Sugar Free, Vegan, Vegetarian<p>Here’s the best thing about these Chocolate Protein …

Craving Broccoli Cheese Soup? Bake These Healthy Cheesy Bites Instead

There are few comforting restaurant dishes I love more in this world than a hot bowl of broccoli-cheese soup. In college, I can remember going to "study" with girlfriends at Panera Bread where I would order this fatty soup in a bread bowl. I needed to fuel my brain, right?!<p>While I no longer indulge …

National Parks

Sloane Crosley’s Favorite Fall 2016 Books

From Ruth Franklin’s Shirley Jackson to Ian McEwan’s Nutshell, the I Was Told There’d Be Cake author picks her preferred page-turners.<p>If you imagine all of 20th-century literature as a haunted house, the attic where Shirley Jackson’s ghost hangs out is where you want to be. Here you will find the …

Books

Where in the World to Eat

Two hundred and seven of the greatest restaurants around the globe, according to those who eat, cook, and travel for a living.<p>There’s no shortage of food-focused Instagram feeds that will direct you to the tastiest avocado toast in cities like Paris, London, New York, L.A.—hell, even Charleston. …

Ho Chi Minh City

50+ Delicious Recipes That Effortlessly Cut Carbs

If you're looking to shed pounds, cutting back on carbs can be an effective part of your weight-loss strategy. Most low-carb plans recommend eating between 50 and 150 grams of carbs per day, and all the following breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snack recipes fall between one and 20 grams of carbs per …

Healthy Eating

Summery Zoodle Recipes to Keep Dinner Healthy and Light

Summer means longer days, weekend getaways, grilling-season, and, of course, the introduction of so many in-season fruits and veggies that make their way into our meals. Zucchini is one of those yummy veggies that is so versatile it can even be eaten as a pasta substitute (aka zoodle). These 15 …

Everything That’s Happened Around Adnan Syed’s Case Since ‘Serial’ Premiered: A Timeline

Part of the strange intimacy of "Serial" comes from the knowledge that the murder-mystery at the podcast's heart took place in the real world. Its …

Vegan, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipe: No-Bake Cherry Oat Balls

Baking can be a time-consuming process, which is why I love no-bake recipes for sweet treats. These gluten-free, vegan cherry oat balls are so easy to make and are full of the sweet flavor and chewy goodness of your favorite baked goods. The cherry on top? These oat balls are high in protein, …

Best Smoothie Recipes: Easy Smoothie Recipes, Best Fast Breakfast Ideas

We all know a girl's supposed to eat breakfast every morning, but I've really never found time to eat <b>and</b> make myself look presentable before rushing out the door. So when Vitamix offered to share some of its super-simple {<i>they promised!</i> } smoothie recipes and let me test-drive its new S30 blender, …

Breakfast

8 Sundance Films We Can't Wait To See

<i>Girlhood</i><p>The Sundance Film Festival is underway in Park City, Utah. It's a chance for Indie darlings to get scooped up for wide release by major …