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Before & After: IKEA Norden Table To Portable Dressmaking Station

(Image credit: IKEA)<p>For anyone who sews, a good table for cutting fabric is the Holy Grail of craft supplies. But it often seems basically impossible …

Small Spaces

An Illustrated Guide to the Human Race circa. 1960s

<i>T</i>he internet is a little bit like a maze of doors, some that lead to a spiralling descent of procrastination and some, though not many, can lead to …

Create a livetrace line drawing

Follow these 7 easy steps to create a line drawing piece of art. Maybe an idea for this years holiday cards?<p>238<p>2045

Wood Butter

13 Things I Found on the Internet Today (Vol. XCII)

1. The Relocation of the Abu Simbel temples, 1964 to 1966<p><i>Funded by donations from 52 countries, The relocation of the temples was necessary to avoid</i> …

NYC's Secret Japanese Kitchen

<i>I</i>nside a nondescript Brooklyn building, there’s a door to an imaginary world with beautiful random objects, edible flowers, bicycles … and a secret …

For Sale: Spacious Hand-Carved Cave Cathedral

<i>H</i>ere’s something you won’t find on Craigslist. Hidden beneath the desert of Northern New Mexico, hand-sculpted from the sandstone cliffs, an etherial …

A Real-Life Wes Anderson Character

<i>M</i>eet Ashrita Furman. If he isn’t a real-life inspiration for a Wes Anderson character, well I don’t know who is. He was a kid who could have gone to …

I Wish these Buildings Were Photoshopped, But They're Not

<i>T</i>here’s a cloning tool in Photoshop that would probably be great for creating the illusion of monstrously repetitive high-rises in a mythical …

The Circus Girls, 1949

<i>T</i>here’s something about this photo story that I dug out of the LIFE archives that makes me want to pack up my website and join the circus. Shot by …

The Lost Cow Tunnels of New York City

Like every other major metropolis, New York City has tunnels for people, tunnels for cars, and lots of tunnels for trains. But it also has something …

A medical association says that there is "a growing need" for nursing homes to put in place firm policies about the old people having sex with each other. Ehh..."Ignore it and never speak of it again" should work.

A medical association says that there is "a growing need" for nursing homes to put in place firm policies about the old people having sex with each …

DIY Dad Dresses Baby Daughter In Adorable LED Light Suit for Halloween

Photographer dad Royce Hutain is really into crafting homemade LED light suits for adults, so this year, for Halloween, he thought he'd make a …

But What Does Morrissey Have To Say About This?

<b>Pippa Middleton</b>, the basic version of Jan Brady to <b>Duchess Kate’s</b> basic version of Marcia Brady, is getting bombed with bird shit by animal rights …

stil-och-form:

Vintage Herman Miller Time-Life chair designed by Charles and Ray Eames.

luxecafe:

wild beyond imagination.

you know what i love about <i>elle decor</i> magazine? it’s a bit like turning the pages of a <i>haute couture</i> runway show. sometimes their editors find the most …

monday blues.

monday is fast approaching, and i’m singing the blues. it was a lovely weekend, but much-much too short as it always seems to be, so today i thought …

so slim and attractive.

oh, this <i>is</i> big news! jonathan adler is celebrating the work of slim aarons by bringing us big beautiful prints of the photographer’s iconic work. an …

let's go to: san francisco.

welcome to colorful san francisco. specifically, San Francisco’s boutique Hotel Triton, with rooms designed by Nicole Hollis. the hotel triton room …

wit and whimsy.

in Bredasdorp, a town in the Southern Overberg region of the Western Cape of South Africa resides this colorful and eclectic little holiday home …

Some different decorating ideas

I like to push boundaries when decorating, not (as I say often) to be gimmicky or on trend but simply because I like to create an unexpected vibe. I …

Talking stencils

Today is a little bonkers. We have a new flower delivery to get out in store for one which is exciting. As the weather has taken a drastic autumnal …

The Last Sworn Virgins of Albania

<i>I</i>n small and remote villages of the Albanian Alps, there some who have a made a greater sacrifice than others; who hold a secret from outsiders …

The Rooftop Pigeon Men: A New York Subculture

<i>W</i>hen I was about twelve or thirteen, I remember watching an episode of my favourite Nickelodeon cartoon, <i>Hey Arnold</i>, entitled “Pigeon Man”, about a …

Another Beautiful Garden Gate...