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On Wednesday, the Library of Congress announced Juan Felipe Herrera will be the country’s next Poet Laureate and first of Latino descent. Herrera, a 66-year-old graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, has written 28 books, including poetry collections, novels in verse and children’s books. He is …Literature
With Airstreams, adorable studios and ridiculously practical furniture on the market, we’re really feeling the small-space vibes. While a sprawling house certainly has its perks, there’s something to be said for maximizing space and minimizing your possessions. That’s why we are totally obsessed …
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.
By eliminating walls and incorporating a series of interior gardens, architect José Roberto Paredes creates an eclectic and...<p>Behind a house in crowded Bangalore, India, two architects carve out a midcity oasis.<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the …Prefab Homes
A series of vases by American craftsman Kent Ipsen (1933-2012), a substantial contributor to the 1960s studio glass movement, go...<p>Have you heard of online startup Of A Kind? If not, bookmark it now.<p>India Mahdavi's Landscape collection integrates global design references.<p>A new show of stone vases …Design
Here's how to keep those bulky machines stylishly out of sight.<p>Here's how to keep those bulky machines stylishly out of sight.
Make cold brew while you sleep with Primula's sleek to-go bottle.<p>At $4 for a 16-oz. <b>cold brew</b> at my local coffee shop, I know the smarter budget choice is to make it at home. But I find myself dragging at the thought of having to grind a whole bag of beans, soak them for 24 hours, then painstakingly …Coffee
<b>With all the stuff</b> guys have to carry around nowadays — wallet, keys, tablet, phone, paperwork, books, maybe even a computer — it's not exactly shocking that the men's bag business is doing better than ever. Total sales are currently hovering just under $1 billion dollars. Yes, <i>billion</i>. With a "B." …Market Research
Shower curtains are often pricier than you'd expect; even a liner can set you back more than $10. If you're not looking to plunk down too much for a …West Elm
Too busy to run to a salon to get your half-inch of gray hair coming through covered? Well, I've tested out some of these hair potions at home, and they truly work! All 50 shades of gray are covered, and you can keep them covered with high-gloss and shine by using these very accessible shampoos and …