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Collection Appareils: A Comprehensive Online Archive of 10,000+ Beautiful and Odd Vintage Cameras

Fans of vintage cameras, listen up, because we’re run across a wonderful resource that could very easily consume hours upon hours of your time. …

New Amazingly Surreal Portraits by 19-Year-Old Alex Stoddard

One of our favorite young photographers, Alex Stoddard, continues to expand his collection of creative images, offering an endless source of inspiration for his peers. The 19-year-old photographer manages to produce engaging narratives with each image he shares through his Flickr account, inviting …


The Landscape of Murder - in pictures

For two years, Observer photographer Antonio Olmos travelled all over London documenting every single place a murder had occurred in that time. The results form a deeply moving portrait of the capital<p>The Landscape of Murder is available from<p>Hear Antonio Olmos talking about …

Creative Parents Stage Dinosaur Toy Scenes, Convince Kids They're Alive at Night

Each year, writer Refe Tuma and his wife turn the month of November into <i>Dinovember</i>–thirty days of their children's plastic dinosaur toys coming to life at night and doing as they please, or at least that's what the creative couple tells their tiny tots. Each night when the Tuma kids go to bed, …


In the Details: The 'Wood Skin' in Tesler + Mendelovitch's Geometric Clutches

These days, lovers of a rustic aesthetic can choose from all sorts of personal accessories made of wood—there are wooden iPhone cases, wooden …


Dark Fairytale Photos of Women Stranded in Nature

Dutch photographer Ellen Kooi produces eye-catching images with elements of surrealism that seem like scenes from a dark fairytale. Each photo in her growing collection of work features its own imaginative narrative, leaving the viewer to decide what happened to lead each subject into the eerily …


Watch this: Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon show us what hashtag abuse really sounds like

If you have any ironic millenial friends, you've probably heard someone say the word "hashtag" out loud, categorizing a statement as if it were a database entry. Jimmy Fallon and comedy sidekick Justin Timberlake took this oh-so-relevant joke to the extreme on Fallon's <i>Late Night</i> with an ordinary …

The World’s First 3-D Scanner For iPad Is Blowing Up On Kickstarter

If you need more convincing than the extensive testimonials in the Structure’s Kickstarter video, consider its crowdfunding progress: Since launching …

Bass Pro Shop Brand Identity by Fred Carriedo

Natural Brand Design.<p>San Francisco-based graphic designer Fred Carriedo created a brand identity concept for Bass Pro Shop. The complete identity …

8 Tricks to Expand a Small Space

From hanging floor-to-ceiling curtains to using mirrors strategically, find out how to make a small room look bigger by tricking the eye with these design tips. See more ways to make the most of a small space.<p><b>1. Window Treatments</b><p>Hang curtain rods and draperies at the ceiling to make the room feel …

12 Office Organization Ideas for Your Most Productive Self

Banishing clutter will make deskwork that much easier.<p>Considering all of the time you spend at the <i>actual</i> office, your home office should serve as a respite. Employ a few tips and tricks to keep it organized, and you'll wish you could WFH all day, every day.

Articles about easy being green 5 incredible sustainable homes on - Dwell

Alternative materials help a house in California’s wine country tread lightly on the land.<p>Decades after they met as teenagers on a Montauk beach, Manhattanites Victoria and Greg Pryor returned to Long Island to build a...<p>Spatial efficiency meets energy efficiency in this Bay Area home designed by …

Living Rooms

The Best Looks from Resort 2014

See the best looks from the in-between season.<p>The chic in-between season is here, and our editors are picking their favorites from the collections. Check back daily as we add the best looks from Resort 2013. Also see our complete coverage of the Fall 2013 collections.

Louis Vuitton

DIY Whiteboard Wall – Write On Your Walls!

WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>paint rollers<br>• Whiteboard paint ( 1 qt. per wall )<br>• damp rag ( 1 )<br>• drop cloth ( 1 )<br>• Paint Brush ( 1 )<br>• trays<br>• Painter’s Tape<p><b>Ready to make?</b> Find out how onMr. Kate


German Kindergarten Designed as a Giant Cat

Kindergarten Die Katze is a children's school in Wolfartsweier near Karlsruhe, Germany built in the adorable likeness of a giant, white cat. Designed by artist Tomi Ungerer and architect Ayla-Suzan Yndel, the educational venue adds a dose of whimsy for children to take delight in going to school. …


The Best Spring Nail Trends to Try Now

All-white nails with precise details, crisp stripes, sexy metallics, unexpected pastels, and over-the-top artwe tip off springs top nail trends.<p>All-white nails with precise details, crisp stripes, sexy metallics, unexpected pastels, and over-the-top art—we tip off spring's top nail trends.

Backyard Photography Tips

One of the most common questions I am asked at workshops is where I go to get my reference photos. Most people assume that I travel far and wide to …

How To Choose a Sofa: 50 Designer Tips

Everything you need to know.<p>Everything you need to know about sofas in one place. Experts such as Windsor Smith, Barbara Barry, and Steven Gambrel share how deep a sofa should be, which style goes with which, how to select pattern, and more.

Home Decorating

Secret Places to Store Things

Expert tips for finding extra space.<p>What's a great place to store things that nobody ever thinks of? Experts spill their advice on finding space you never even knew you had.

Hair Hacks: 3 Foolproof Ways to Make Waves

For our next bit of hair trickery, we turn to romantic, bohemian, beachy waves. The task of nailing down how exactly to make the perfect wave is a tall order, and one that can easily result in accidental crimping, Shirley Temple-esque ringlets, or simply a big old mess. Lucky for you, we’ve got a …


22 Wonderful Ways to Rock Watercolor

And when we say “rock watercolor,” we mean in your home as well as on your person. Painterly watercolor-style patterns have been popping up everywhere we look, so it’s only natural that we round a few of our favorite examples up for you to check out. From hot shoulder-less dresses to playful DIY …


DIY Geometric Fringe Cardigan

Need a light weight cover up that’s more exciting than your basic cardigan? Try making this geometric fringe version. You’ll never wan to take it off.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>fabric paint<br>• jersey fabric ( 2 yards )<br>• scissors<br>• Paint Brush<br>• Sewing Machine<p><b>Ready to make?</b> Find out how onSincerely, Kinsey

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Pre-Fall 2013 Selection: BAZAAR Editors' Must-Haves

BAZAAR editors choose their top picks of the pre-season.<p>Just when your interest in airy summer dresses is waning, Pre-Fall wares are hitting stores. <i>BAZAAR</i> editors chose their top picks of the pre-season, most of which serve as an ideal transition to autumnal wardrobes. Relish the last moments of …

Fun Décor Tips for Staircases

Staircases are classy and stylish additions to every home, but they don’t have to be boring. Here are some fun décor options to transform your stairs.<p>…

Interior Design

Gray Malin’s Colorful Beach Bum Aerials, Shot from Doorless Helicopters

Colorful images of beach bum-packed shores are probably the best way to describe West Hollywood-based Gray Malin‘s collection, dubbed “À La Plage, À …

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Best of: Rainbow Colors at Home

When it comes to decorating, there’s perhaps nothing braver than going with a rainbow color scheme. It takes a certain amount of confidence that I’m …

Mars-bound astronauts will print food & tools, NASA says

NASA will transport 3D printers to space so astronauts can print tools — and potentially even food.<p>NASA’s chief administrator Charles Bolden discussed the role of 3D printers during a recent press tour of the Ames Research Center. According to <i>ComputerWorld,</i> Bolden believes the technology could be …

8-Way Transforming Table is Poetic Geometry in Motion

Mathematician Henry Dudeney spent his life inventing puzzles to confound and educate the world, but he never would have guessed that his most famous …