Melissa Elkins

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30 Amazing Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

April is National Grilled Cheese Month and I have 30 amazing grilled cheese sandwich recipes for you, one for every day of the month! Grilled cheese …

Recycling DIY: 10 Craft Projects Using Christmas Wrapping Paper & Rolls

It always seems like such a shame to spend so much money on gift wrap, only to have it tossed after a single frenzied morning of opening presents. …

Apartment Therapy on Twitter: "You’ve heard the @pantone color of the year news. Like it? Here are rooms to help you decide: http://t.co/7vtQ4spyCZ http://t.co/8Cglcf7Efm"

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13 Simple Christmas Decorating Ideas for Small Spaces

If you love decorating for the holidays, but the idea of fitting an 8-foot tree in your tiny apartment seems more fantastic than a visit from Santa, …

Decorations

Apartment Therapy on Twitter: "Even if your gift isn't DIY your wrapping can be: tags & labels to download and print at home: http://t.co/ovuuPN9LrW http://t.co/moDgIuDxrr"

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Gift Wrap Guide: Ideas for Reusing Old Wrapping Paper

(Image credit: Sweet Little Peanut)<p>Growing up we saved and reused tissue paper and bows. A friend's family has been reusing wrapping paper for so …

Crafting

10 Fab & Free Printable Gift Wraps

(Image credit: Sites listed above)<p>Is it just me or is gift wrap starting to get insanely pricey? $10 for a roll of tissue-y paper that may not even …

Freebies

House Tour: A Chicago Home Bursting With Bold Colors

<b>Name:</b> Amy Desmond of Victory Market Vintage & Handmade <b><br>Location:</b> Andersonville, Chicago, Illinois <b><br>Size:</b> 700 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 4<p>There are …

Salvation Army

An Unconventional Way to Find the Perfect Gift

(Image credit: Bethany Nauert)<p>Everyone has a person on their list who is nearly impossible to shop for, and since no one has yet invented a Santa …

Radio Industry

Merry Minimalist Christmas: Inspiration from a Chic Home in Holland

Minimalist, beautiful, white Christmas is by far my favorite type of holiday decorating. From sleek white walls, minimal fuss to gorgeous exposed …

Christmas Trees

Lose the Sleeve: Inspiration for Poinsettia Displays

(Image credit: One King's Lane)<p>Poinsettias have become almost a Christmas cliché - obligatorily plopped on desks and tables everywhere you look this …

Christmas Trees

10 Ways to Use Succulents for the Holidays

A succulent kissing ball.<p>Succulents have been a hot trend for quite some time now with no signs of slowing. Not surprising, given they are an easy …

Plants

Before & After: Marvelously Moody Dark Fireplace Wall

(Image credit: Derona Moss)<p>Derona had been putting off painting her fireplace wall for ages and we're so glad she got around to it. The simple change …

Fireplaces

Picture of the Day: Solar Eclipse at 44,000 ft

SOLAR ECLIPSE AT 44,000 FT<p>Photograph by Ben Cooper | launchphotography.com<p>Recently featured as NASA’s Astronomy Picture of the Day, this amazing …

TwistedSifter

You Can Now Stay at an Underwater Hotel Room and Sleep with the Fishes

At the Manta Resort on the island of Pemba, Tanzania, you will find a hotel room unlike any other. Designed by Mikael Genberg of Genberg Underwater …

21 Terrifyingly Beautiful Photos of Incoming Storm Clouds

The sight of an incoming storm can be both beautiful and ominous. Below you will find a stunning collection of landscape and cityscape photos that …

Picture of the Day: This Cow is so Emo

THIS COW IS SO EMO<p>Photograph by <b>ADAM STEVENS (Padawan Photographer)</b> <br>500px | Flickr | Facebook<p>In this lovely portrait/landscape photo by Adam Stevens, …

A Transparent Cabin of Wood and Mirrors on a Desert Landscape

[<b>Royale Projcts : Contemporary Art</b>] – On the weekend of October 12th in Joshua Tree, California, artist Phillip K Smith III revealed his light based …

TwistedSifter

Astonishing 3D Artworks Made from Multiple Layers of Painted Resin

Keng Lye is an artist and painter from Singapore. In an ongoing series of 3D paintings, Lye uses acrylics on multiple layers of resin to create …

Artist Transforms a Single Room into a Series of Surreal Fantasy Worlds

JeeYoung Lee is a Korean artist currently living in Seoul. A recent graduate of Hongik University, Lee transforms her small studio space into a …

15 Clever LEGO Ads that Demonstrate the Power of Imagination

For many of us, LEGO provided the building blocks for our fervent childhood imaginations. I have fond memories from my own childhood of playing with …

Picture of the Day: The Infinity Mirror Room

THE INFINITY MIRROR ROOM<p>Photograph by Maris Hutchinson<p>Currently on display at the David Zwirner Gallery in New York City is Japanese artist, Yayoi …

Cut Paper Sculptures and Illustrations by Elsa Mora | Colossal

<p>Multimedia artist Elsa Mora was born and raised in Cuba before moving to the U.S. in 2001. Mora now lives and works in Los Angeles where she creates …

vimeo: echographapp: Light painting with... • Hi

Pixelstick is a light painting tool capable of everything from photo-real renders to amazing abstract designs.<p>(GIFs made with Echograph)

inspirationfeed: “Mobius Ship” by Tim Hawkinson... • Hi

Laine Godsey

Work from Pruning Tips.<p>“The pleasure in Godsey’s work lies in the sensation of losing my sense of the outer boundary of my body in relation to the …

adayinthelandofnobody: Painting by Henrik... • Hi