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HomeMade Modern EP8 $5 Bucket Stool

The $5 bucket stool epitomizes exactly what we are trying to do at HMM. The stool is durable, simple to make and aesthetically pleasing. It looks …

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Watch Alton Brown's Complicated Grilled Cheese Method

Alton Brown will not abide by your Wonder bread and Kraft slices: In the latest installment of his Cook Smart video series, Brown eschews the usual "<i>griddled</i> sandwich containing some melted cheese" to present an actual grilled cheese sandwich <b>made on a charcoal grill</b>.<p>The recipe requires fresh-grated …

DIY Dining Room Table (with Copper Legs!)

We've been making some major progress these past few weeks at our studio house. This past week we've been ripping through dining room and kitchen …

diy leather handled cutting board

now that we’ve started using my stepdads tools for projects, all i want to do is wood projects. so sorry for them not being the simplest if you don’t …

DIY Light Bulb Vase

A few years ago, I spotted an upcycled light bulb vase in a magazine and thought <i>my mom needs that</i>! I showed Mike the picture and told him he should …

Transformed :: Wood & Leather Suspended Shelf

• Using blue painters tape, tape off your board on the top and bottom, leaving the edges revealed. Spray the edges gold using about 2-3 coats.<br>• With the …

Tree house!!

For those of you who don’t know how amazing my husband is, here is a glimpse.<p>He has almost single-handedly remodeled our house, room by room, over …

diy project: erik’s recycled wine bottle torch

this clever outdoor diy idea comes from erik anderson of gerardot & co.- a creative branding and design agency in indianapolis. erik was kind enough …

How To: Make a Colorful DIY Hanging Rope Mirror

I love, love, LOVE this colorful spin on the nautical rope/leather belt mirrors that have been popular lately. And, as it turns out, this version is …

The 10 Pasta Recipes to Know

It's easy to look to pasta as that happy weeknight cure-all: the palette on which to throw any bits and bobs, to dress with the random things hanging out in the pantry, to just top with cheese and call it dinner. But there are some classic pasta dishes -- or just really delicious ones -- that we …

Italian Food

An 11-Stop Tour of Chinatown and Little Italy for Under $15 a Head

A couple weeks back, my wife gave me a challenge: entertain her two friends visiting from Colombia with a food tour of Little Italy and Chinatown that lived up to my own standards of good food, catered to their tourist desires for a bit of history and a unique-to-New York feel, and clocked in at …

Chinese-American Mashup: Silken Tofu With Spicy Sausage

Tofu gets a reputation as a meat substitute in Western kitchens, but many Chinese recipes actually combine tofu and meat into one extremely satisfying meal. There are a lot of homey recipes based on simply steaming silken-style tofu and topping it with a simple sauce of sautéed meat with a light …

Top 13 Ideas for DIY Nursery Lamps

01 of 13<p>Recreated & Recycled Lamp Ideas<p>Love to DIY? Easy on the eyes and the budget, these clever, DIY nursery lamp ideas are guaranteed to brighten …

Crafting

DIY: The $7 Pendant Light Redo

During our recent remodel, I installed a pair of Industrial Pendant Glass lights from West Elm in our dining room. I loved their overall look (and …

These DIY Origami Lamp Shades Are Our New Obsession

DIY lamp shades have been on our to-do list for a while here at Brit + Co, so we were pretty pumped when we finally mastered a fun origami light fixture. Believe us, origami and geometry… not our favorite things, ’cause as you may have guessed, this light fixture is a bit complicated to make. …

diy color block clock

the other day i picked up one of these wood clock faces at the craft store with no idea of what to do with it – so i just decided to paint half! i’d …

Wood Pallet Table DIY

For our six month (of dating) anniversary, my boyfriend got me a power drill and saw. I'm not sure what it says about me that this was, to me, THE …

DIY: Cage Light Sconces

Hey everyone! We finally had our fox party and I'm still cleaning up party decorations and gift wrap. I'm going to do a final party post soon, but …

Make It Modern: DIY Copper Geometric Pendant Lamp

I’ve been swooning over all the copper fixtures I’ve seen recently, but each one I fall for ends up being out of my price range, so I decided to give …

Nutella Oatmeal with Sliced Bananas

January 27, 2012 by Laurie McNamara<p><i>In this Nutella oatmeal recipe; creamy Nutella melts into a warm batch of stove top oatmeal. Topped with sliced</i> …

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Just take a moment, to yourself, right now, and look at that picture above.<p>Just escape the world around you, be it work, telephones ringing, …

As China And Israel Tech Relations Grow, Here Are The Keys To Success

<i>Yair Geva is a partner at Herzog Fox & Neeman, one of the leading Israeli law firms that has helped facilitate some of the major exits and deals in Israel within the past few years.</i><p>This year marked a turning point in the Israeli-Chinese economic relationship, particularly in the Israeli-Chinese …