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6 DIYs to Try This Weekend - Paper and Stitch

It’s been a little bit of a crazy week around here… traveling, prepping for a shoot, and getting everything in order for the Houston DIY workshop I’m …

Crafting

A DIY Project: Painting Your Kitchen Cabinets

Note from Mique: We are in the middle of our kitchen redo. This is an awesome post from Bethany for painting your kitchen cabinets! Painting our …

8 Ways to Revamp a Plain Terra Cotta Pot

I absolutely love gardening. But because I live in an apartment, my “garden” is just an assortment of containers that I refresh each spring. So, …

DIY a Towering Tiered Garden for Your Patio

Shelves upon shelves of beautiful plants are our happy place.<p>Stack plants in abundance on a brightly-painted ladder.

Landscaping

25+ Cool No-Money Decorating Projects That Will Beautify Your Decor Through Wall Art

The walls are the one protecting us in our very own shelter. These are elements that are providing us comfort in all its shapes, slowly creating an …

Make Your Mark: DIY Custom Concrete Letters

Want to make something that looks sharp and lasts for a long time? Try this dual-colored concrete letter for a hefty personalized bit of manly … read …

Exploring the bleak, real world set of The Hunger Games

The first instalment of the blockbuster film series was shot in North Carolina, including around a ghostly, abandoned mill town.<p>In a clearing surrounded by autumn-tinged trees, a row of near-identical clapboard houses stood before me. Their military alignment and similarity were the only organised …

Movies

From Touchdowns To Takeoff: Engineer-Athlete Soared To Space

<i>As part of a series called "My Big Break,"</i> All Things Considered <i>is collecting stories of triumph, big and small. These are the moments when everything seems to click, and people leap forward into their careers</i><i>.</i><p>You may recognize retired astronaut Leland Melvin from his famous 2009 NASA portrait with …

Space

In photos: Undocumented Picassos and the handyman

Pierre Le Guennec had stunned the art world in 2010 when he revealed that he and his wife were in possession of a trove of 271 undocumented Picassos. The trial underway weighs whether Picassos were stolen or gifts.

Egypt orders 3 soccer fans detained following stampede

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian prosecutors have ordered three soccer fans detained for 15 days and have released 18 others on bail in the wake of a deadly …

New England slammed by winter storm

<i>Are you in the storm's path? Please share your images with CNN iReport if you can do so safely.</i><p><b>(CNN) —</b> Sgt. Jennifer Bruno knew the blizzard battering New England might be brutal.<p>So as the storm hit, she spent Monday night at a friend's house. When she returned to her coastal home in Marshfield, …

Weather

Van Gogh and the decision that changed art history

In 1878 Van Gogh was a struggling would-be preacher. At his lowest ebb, he began to draw. Alastair Sooke looks back at this pivotal moment in history.<p>In the spring of 1878, Vincent van Gogh turned 25. As he looked back over his short life, the Dutchman found little to celebrate among the meagre …