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Vegetarian Hot Dogs at Le Tricycle

Those in Paris may have spotted Coralie Jouhier and Daqui Gomis cruising through the streets, bringing vegetarian hotdogs to the masses on their food bike service Le Tricycle. A loyal following has now resulted in a newly opened brick-and-mortar restaurant, so people can satisfy their cravings for …


11 IKEA Makeovers That Look Shockingly Luxe

Here's proof that you can have champagne on a beer budget.<p>Here's proof that you can have champagne on a beer budget.

Stalking a 70s apartment redo

I'm in South Melbourne stalking a stylish renovation of a 70s (toss a coin it could be late 60s) multilevel apartment. Hip, young, loads of light, …

4 Dreamy Floral Arrangements to Try This Spring

Steal our florist's secrets to craft a seriously impressive bouquet at home.<p>In celebration of warmer weather, we asked Ji Crowley of Gotham Florist (a premier florist on BloomNation, a marketplace for local, handcrafted arrangements) to inspire us with inventive ways to arrange and gift your …

9 DIYs to Cozy Up Your Backyard

Set the scene for summer gatherings with these stylish updates.<p>Set the scene for summer gatherings with these stylish updates.

Rooftop oasis

Having a home in the city AND a great outdoor space is pretty much the ideal situation IMHO. This rooftop oasis by Dekar Design is the perfect …

Design Ingenuity Exhibited by Small Scandinavian Apartment in Gothenburg

Located in Gothenburg’s city center, in a colorful and vibrant neighborhood, this <b>small Scandinavian apartment</b> is a place worthy of being called a …

Articles about how minimal homes do bright color accents on - Dwell

Passive Houses are built according to a rigorous series of design principles that promote efficiency.<p>A forward-thinking group home in the 20th arrondissement channels a midcentury spirit.<p>A Japanese architect creates multi-use miracles with a home just wider than a big rig.<p>For centuries, crystals …


12 Sneaky Storage Tricks for a Tiny Bathroom

There's more room in those slim spaces and tight corners than you think.<p>Keep everything you need right at your fingertips — but off your countertops.

10 Designer-Approved Bar Carts

These practical, portable, and eminently stylish pieces are sure to get the party rolling.<p>Designers Lindsey Coral Harper and Patrick Mele toast these practical, portable, and eminently stylish serving carts that are sure to get the party rolling.

Home Decorating

Gold Moon Wall

I have to admit that I've been a bit obsessed with moons lately: moon shirts, moon calendars, moon wall hangings… I want it all. As I've been working …

15 Vegan Recipes for a Very Green 2015

<i>Below is an excerpt from “15 Vegan Recipes for a Very Green 2015,” which originally appeared on Food52. Read the full story at</i><p><i>Today: If</i> …

10 Unusual & Beautiful Details to Steal for Your New Bathroom --> Thinking about renovating? If you want your new bathroom to really stand out, consider incorporating one of these eye-catching details.

The New Safety App for Women

In the age of Snapchat, Angry Birds, and Candy Crush, why did no one think of this sooner?<p>It reads like a <i>Law & Order: SVU</i> episode, but it's true: A year ago, a friend of mine left her two roommates at a bar to walk the three blocks home to their apartment in a yuppie Boston neighborhood. She wanted …

10 Healthy Office Snacks: The Anti-Vending Machine Guide

These healthy office snacks beat whatever junk is in the vending machine any day.<p>We've perfected the art of the office lunch—but even the most protein-packed lunch bowls can't prevent the inevitable 3 p.m. rumbly belly. Before you give up your quarters to the vending machine, hear us out! There are …

Healthy Eating

The Kitchen Tools You Actually Need on Your Wedding Registry

Don't fill your wedding registry with stuff you'll never use—here's what you actually need<p>Yay! You're getting married! Or, you have a friend that's getting married! Registering for a wedding should be a pleasant and smartly-planned experience. But if you've ever found yourself inside a Crate & …


24 Summer Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

It's summertime, and the cookin's easy—master these ultimate summer dishes and eat well through September


The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …