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Every Photographer Must Get to Grips with the Exposure Triangle by Understanding ISO

<b>What is ISO?</b><p>It's an integral part of the exposure triangle. It is also possibly the <i>least</i> understood of the three elements that make up that …

How to Clean the Brown Stuff Off Your Sheet Pans

By Alyse Whitney<p>Two ingredients will make them look (almost) as good as new.<p>No matter how hard you scrub, there are some stains that just won't come out with soap and water. Case in point: the eternally-dirty sheet pan that always seems to have <b>brown, burnt-on residue</b> coating the sides. But we don't …

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How to Make a Denim Britney and Justin Costume for Halloween

Pinky and Stinky 4 EVER.<p>I’m one of <i>those people</i> who loves going all out for Halloween. So when my boyfriend Eric (now fiancé) agreed to do a couple’s costume with me last year, I went on a quest to find a good one that wouldn’t feel too played out. But after lots of research and no dice, Eric …

7 Calorie-Cutting Hacks to Help You Eat All the Things Without Gaining Weight

So you can eat aaaall the pizza.<p>The reason most people find it so GD difficult to lose weight is because they want it all: the burger <i>and</i> the side of fries; the pizza <i>and</i> the wine to wash it down. While eating delicious food isn't a crime, overdoing it can make it tough to peel off pounds when you …

How Runners Can Work on Landing Softly

Land softly while running. It’s sound advice. And certainly not new.<p>But how do you put it into practice? To answer that question, three experts …

7 On Your Side: Consumer Reports offers tips on how to save on weddings

The peak season for weddings is underway, with celebrations and lots of spending.<p>Ten thousand to $30,000 is considered low-to mid-range, so here are …

Ingenious Designer Decorating Secrets That Won't Break the Bank

Interior designers are masters at solving decorating dilemmas, coming up with solutions that address aesthetics and function all within a specified budget. Decorist, an online interior design service, offers virtual creative direction at a fraction of what a traditional designer typically charges, …

13 Spots You Never Thought to Paint (But Definitely Should)

Here's proof that a little bit of color can make a huge difference.<p>Here's proof that a little bit of color can make a huge difference.

14 DIY Makeovers That Prove Spray Paint Is Magical

60 Budget-Friendly DIY Large Wall Decor Ideas

Shares 433<p>Extra large wood letters definitely help your wall “speak” for itself! (Pike’s Place Blog)<p>Paper is simple and cheap, and looks great in …

The 10 DIY Bloggers You Should Be Following On Instagram

Do it for the 'gram 📷<p>Instagram is wonderful because it lets us curate our daily experiences. If you want to wake up to photos of street stylists and coffee snaps, it's possible. If you prefer to lust after cityscapes over lunch, it's all within your control.<p>We here at HuffPost Home are DIY …

25 Essential DIY Projects For Your First Apartment

Outfitting a first apartment can be a real struggle. Spaces are often small, and budgets are likely tight. DIY projects, therefore, can be a lifesaver. With a little ingenuity and elbow grease, inexpensive materials can be transformed into special pieces. No project is too big or too small for a …

Pocket Dump: 20 Best Valet Trays for Men

Filson Rugged Twill Travel Tray<p>Whether you’re traveling or parked at home, you’ll want to have this tray from Filson within arm’s reach. Made from …

The 10 Most Popular Braids of Summer 2015

Get ready to be inspired.<p><i>At the beginning of the year, celebrity hairstylist Sarah Potempa, who just reached a milestone of 40,000 followers on Instagram, challenged herself to create #365DaysOfBraids. Cosmopolitan.com asked the blonde beauty for 10 of the most popular braids she's created this</i> …

33 Blueberry Recipes We’re Completely Obsessed With

From cobbler to pancakes to pies, here are our favorite blueberry recipes.<p><b>We're not saying we have a favorite berry</b> or anything, but we'll gladly admit that blueberries are one of the best. Try out these blueberry recipes now (now!), especially when blueberries are in season.

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Beyond Cake Balls: 17 Healthy Baby Shower Snacks

From brownies to cake, scrumptious sweets are a huge hit at every baby shower. Still, with all of those decadent desserts swirling around, you might find yourself face down in a sugar coma long before it’s time for the mama-to-be to open up her gifts. That’s where healthier snacks, like …

Making Soft Serve Ice Cream at Home Is Not as Difficult as You Think

The two magic ingredients to a creamy homemade soft serve ice cream are crushed dry ice and milk powder. Along with a few other staple ingredients in your cupboard, follow this recipe from our buddies over at ChefSteps to make this easy all-time favorite dessert in your home.

How to Brew Iced Tea, Plus Our 6 Top Iced Tea Recipes

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>A tall, cool glass of iced tea is one of those signature icons of summer and a timeless symbol of thirst-quenching refreshment. As …

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Bake Your Cake and Eat It Too: A Lighter, Naked Chocolate Cake with Fruit

Stick to your New Year's resolutions and enjoy the process of doing so, with the help of this lightened-up chocolate cake.<p>If there is one thing that …

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Speed Editing a RAW Landscape Photo in 5 Minutes with Photoshop

If you’re just starting out in Photoshop, Adobe Camera Raw, and/or landscape photography, here’s a video you may find enlightening. Landscape …

Cocktail Bling: Gold Foil Glass Tumblers

Want to make this weekend’s cocktails just a little bit fancier? DIY a set of gold foil glass tumblers, and let the chic sipping begin!<p>A touch of gold can make even the most uninspired beverage feel like something special, and there’s no denying how great it looks on glass.<p>Want to give it a try? …

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11 Ways to Create a Luxurious Closet for Less

The extra touches Hollywood closets are made of — without the extra cost.<p>While most of us dream of a Carrie Bradshaw-esque closet (and her complete shoe collection) the size and accessories are not always an option. Enter master closet designer and founder of LA Closet Design, Lisa Adams. Here, she …

DIY Debossed Concrete Centerpieces

It would be fair to say that concrete and gold leaf are my latest crafting material obsessions. This fantastically frugal planter project marries the two together so beautifully, and are perfect for wedding decor! When using gold leaf on a project, you are sure to score a ten on the bling-factor …

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How To Build A DIY Patio Table With Built-in Beer/Wine Coolers

Today we continue our <b>DIY backyard furniture projects</b> with one that will fit the great farmhouse bench we have proposed you.We will offer you a set of …

10 Rooms You Never Knew You Needed

Here's what to do with that spare room.<p>If you're lucky to have some spare space, turn it into one of these inspiring rooms.

33 Gorgeous DIY Projects To Decorate Your Grown Up Apartment

Get ~inspired~.

How To Grow Your Own Microgreens And Save A Ton Of Money

For someone who has never grown a thing, planting a seed into soil feels absolutely intimidating. It's an incredibly simple act and it happens in the natural world every second, yet we've gotten to a place in our modern world where growing things feels very foreign. It's time we change that. Let's …