May Tseng

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DIY Knit Wrap For Spring

If you’re on the hunt for a stylish wrap that will keep you warm on those chilly spring and summer nights, look no further. Today we are sharing an …

Make your own DIY painted wood bead necklace - Think.Make.Share.

<i>Laura Linebarger has proven her craft prowess when it comes to tabletop decor and decorating her daughter’s nursery. Today, she’s showing us her most</i> …

A good deed, followed by tragedy

Jamie-Lynne Knighten wants the world to know the legacy of Matthew Jackson, a man she barely knew.<p>Their only encounter was brief, about five minutes in a grocery store on Nov. 10. But what happened in those moments, and the tragedy that followed, put the Carlsbad woman on a quest to honor the …

Nick Vujicic, Born Without Arms and Legs, Inspires Millions

Nick Vujicic may have been born without limbs, but in the wicked-sense-of-humor department, he’s blessed. “Kids are curious about me,” Vujicic tells …

After Dusk - What You Need to Know About Night Photography

As photographers, our medium is light, yet some of the most dramatic and evocative images we take are when there is a distinct lack of light, in …

Landscape Photography

New Magnificent Photos of Beautiful Libraries around the World

Since 2011, French-born, New York-based photographer Franck Bohbot has traveled all over the world in a quest to document the captivating beauty of libraries for his ongoing series titled <i>House of Books</i>. From Rome to Tokyo to Paris, he creates a visual record of the cultural institutions that have …

Rhode Island

56 Gorgeous Flowers for Every Part of America

These official petals prove there are beautiful blooms from sea to shining sea.<p>Iowa has the Wild Rose and Mississippi has the Magnolia. (And if you're wondering about the 56, it's because we included the District of Columbia and other U.S. territories, too!) See which fragrant flower holds weight …

Button Tree Wall Art: 4 seasons, colorful button tree

I have been waiting to make this season-inspired <b>button tree wall art</b> for over a year. I saw a gorgeous painting that inspired me, but I kept putting …

“What a horrible mother:” How a call from a “good samaritan” derailed these mothers’ lives

<b>(Melissa King via Shutterstock)</b><p>These moms left their kids for a few minutes and got arrested. A scary look at our new moral vigilantism<p>Kim Brooks<p>April 19, 2015 11:00pm (UTC)<p>In the moments before the police and county prosecutors and child protective services took over her life, Monique was thinking …

Empathy

Artist Creates Incredible Watercolor Portraits Using Coffee

Artist Maria Aristidou creates incredible portraits of famous figures using a surprising material: coffee. The United Kingdom-based painter initially stumbled upon the medium as a substitute for traditional water coloring, but now she's developed it into a kind of science. She's experimented with a …

Coffee

The 25 Best Jane Austen Quotes

The wittiest woman in literature is still one of our favourite authors of all time. To celebrate what would have been her birthday, here's our …

How your face betrays your personality and health

We are more than just a pretty face. It turns out the shape, size and even colour of our looks can relay some very important information about our personalities, health and sexuality. David Robson investigates.<p>You might expect a great philosopher to look past our surface into the depths of the soul …

Fashion superhero Alexander Wang on style, sportswear and never going to the gym

The designer’s vision for Balenciaga, his own label and H&M has made him a 21st-century fashion superstar. He explains how Danielle Steel inspired him, why he turned down Diane von Furstenberg and why ‘active, easy’ dressing matters<p>My lunch date walks into the lobby of the Tribeca Grand hotel in …

The truth about the Sound of Music family

<b>When it was released 50 years ago, The Sound of Music became one of the most successful films of all time. It was based on the true story of the von Trapp family (above) - but what did they think of it and was their life really like it was portrayed in the movie?</b><p>"Everyone thinks the Sound of Music …

Sound of Music

Ottoman from Old Belts • Recyclart

I made this one-of-a-kind piece by weaving together old belts, and attaching them to a wooden coffee table frame. The …

Laura van den Berg is the best young writer in America

<b>Laura van den Berg</b><p>Laura van den Berg’s debut novel “Find Me” is earning deserved comparisons to Margaret Atwood and Kazuo Ishiguro<p>Claire Cameron<p>February 17, 2015 12:00am (UTC)<p>In “Poetics,” Aristotle says that the best endings are surprising, yet inevitable. Can the same be said for a character? Joy …

Books

Soda Can Pop Tabs + Polymer Clay = Little Dolls Jewelry • Recyclart

Upcycled tabs from soda or tin cans are transformed by Clafoutine, a french crafter, to make adorable dolls she transforms …

HOUSE TOUR: Is This The Most Relaxing Home You've Ever Seen?

After renewing his love of the sea while living on the Greek island of Santorini, hotelier Costis Psychas finds an even more secluded spot to create his ultimate water world.<p>After renewing his love of the sea while living on the Greek island of Santorini, hotelier Costis Psychas finds an even more …

Défilé Prabal Gurung

Gary Fong: My Account of the Ridiculous $300,000 Lawsuit Threat Against Nelson Tang

On July 14, 2012, I received a desperate email from a photographer whom I had only met once briefly at a public appearance. He was terribly …

Tutorial: Origami Star Ornament

Tutorial: Origami Star Ornament<p>Sachiko from Tea Rose Home shares a tutorial at U Create showing how you can make this origami star ornament. But …

Tutorial: How to make adjustable bag straps

Tutorial: How to make adjustable bag straps<p>Jennifer from Sewplicity shares a tutorial showing how you can make an adjustable strap for a bag. It …

DIY 3D Flower Wall Hanging

There's a 30% chance your shrimp isn't what you think it is—especially in New York

Be it cocktail, scampi, or alfredo, that shrimp you just ate was very possibly an impostor.<p>The environmental group Oceana DNA tested shrimp at 111 restaurants and grocery stories across the United States and found 30% were mislabeled, most often by pretending that whiteleg shrimp, which is often …

Aquaculture

Free Pattern The Brooklyn Empire Dress

As much as I am dreading it, we are starting to say goodbye to summer. With my 3 year old still refusing to wear anything but dresses and skirts, I …

Become A Better Photographer In Your Spare Time With These 5 Free Online Courses from Top Universities

Most of us probably have full time jobs that don't allow us to spend as much time learning about our beloved photography as we'd like. And, wouldn't …

The 20 Most Incredible Houses in Movies

Whether real or created through movie magic, we've rounded up our all-time favorite historic homes featured in films.<p>Whether real or created through movie magic, we've rounded up our all-time favorite historic homes featured in films—if only there was an Oscar for Best Supporting House! <i>Via</i> …