Katie Dunkley

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British Slang As Guessed By An American

Consider this the new British dictionary.

MIT iPhone App Makes You Intimate With A Stranger

Over 20 days, MIT’s new app gives you a peek into someone’s life. Caveat: You never speak.<p>20 Day Stranger, an iPhone app by MIT Media Lab’s Playful Systems group, wants to burst the sociographic bubble of our “friend” network.<p>Our social media world, after all, is highly curated–it’s filled with …

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Simple Trick Allows You to Transfer Images Onto Wood Using Only an Inkjet Printer

In what is one of the coolest photography hacks I’ve seen in a while, Steve Ramsey from Woodworking for Mere Mortals shows you how to easily create a …

Talking To My Mother About Our Bulimia

The conversation around eating disorders often centers on young girls. As adults still coping with bulimia, for the first time my mom and I talk about our progress, pasts, and enduring anxieties.<p><i>I was 6 years old and 55 pounds the first time I got on a scale and decided that I was unhappy with what</i> …

18 Facts To Help You Appreciate Manatees

What's that, you say? It's Manatee Appreciation Day?? Well shoot, let's talk about cute sea cows!

17 Literary Brooches That Let You Wear Your Favorite Book

From To Kill A Mockingbird to Moby Dick, House Of Ismay has just the brooch for you.

The 40 Strangest Valentine’s Gifts Ever

As much as we love finding those super special somethings for our super special someones, how could we resist turning this gift-giving holiday into an excuse to curate the weird, the strange, and the bacon-flavored? This Valentine’s Day, give your best friend, your coworker, or your partner a …

VW Bus Shoulder Bag

The bus came by and I got on and that’s where it all began. Now you can take the bus with you with a VW Bus Shoulder Bag. This shoulder bag features …

This Desk Doubles As A Staircase

In most homes, staircases are, except when being used, just wasted space. Even in the home he built for himself, design legend Walter Gropius didn’t solve the staircase problem: He just put a little closet underneath to keep a vacuum cleaner in and tried to make it as invisible as possible. But …

The Staircase

Articles about modern homes built around trees on Dwell.com - Dwell

Overlooking the scenic Minnehaha Creek sits one of the most unique and energy-efficient homes in the greater Minneapolis area.<p>Just in time for summer, here are seven modern wood-burning fire pits to inspire your next backyard get-together.<p>Although not for the faint of heart, a cliffside home can …

A Renovated Attic Apartment in Prague

OOOOX handled the renovation of an attic apartment located in Prague, Czech Republic that was no easy task. The old building uncovered many hidden …

Interior Design

Siamese fighting fish

These stunning portraits show Siamese fighting fish seemingly floating in mid air, displaying their long, flowing fins and brilliant colours. Thai photographer Visarute Angkatavanich uses specialist lighting and crystal-clear water to capture exuberantly finned and coloured varieties of <i>Betta</i> …

12 Steps to Building a Cafe Racer

The first feature on ‘How to Build a Café Racer’ struck a chord. Not everybody who read it agreed with the content, but when it comes to style, there are several different schools of taste.<p>I’m going to focus on the performance side of building a cafe racer. Or street tracker, scrambler, or any …

Motorcycles

77 Facts That Sound Like Huge Lies But Are Actually Completely True

Get ready to have your mind blown into a different time zone.<p>1. If you put your finger in your ear and scratch, it sounds just like Pac-Man.<p>2. The YKK on your zipper stands for "Yoshida Kogyo Kabushikigaisha."<p>3. Maine is the closest U.S. state to Africa.<p>4. Anne Frank, Martin Luther King Jr., and …

69 Thoughts We've All Had While High

As f*ck.<p>1. Huh. Still not feeling any type of way. I've probably grown immune to weed.<p>2. LOL JUSTKIDDING IT JUST HIT ME. I'M ON MY WAY UP. HERE WE GO.<p>3. Damn, I had dinner not even an hour ago and I can enjoy the shit out of a burrito right now.<p>4. Are the walls moving in or am I just growing bigger?<p>…

Great News For Kids With Fake IDs! People Are Terrible At Matching Faces To Photos

People who infrequently encountered fake IDs failed to catch nearly half of them, a new study shows. Hopefully the TSA gets much better training.<p>It’s not terribly difficult to get past a bouncer with someone else’s ID card. In many cases, if you’ve got vaguely the same hair and skin color and can …

A 16-Year-Old Wrote An Angry Letter To The Times About How They Cover Teenagers

"We are not as irrational and immature as adults seem to think."

15 Books Every Young Gay Woman Should Read

Because all the best ladies are well-read.

My life in London's houseboat slums

Most Londoners will know someone suffering from the extortionate expense of finding a place to live. For those trapped in the rental market, the outlook is particularly bleak. In 2011 the Resolution Foundation reported that the price of securing a tenancy can be over £2,000 in upfront costs, while …

buy + diy: zipper book clutch tutorial!

<i>This post was created in partnership with Bing. With a type or a swipe you can search the web, the cloud, apps, and your PC or tablet, all in one</i> …

The 28 Most Wonderfully Welsh Things That Have Ever Happened

Croeso i Gymru.

What Kind Of Tattoo Should You Get?

You have to live with this tattoo for the rest of your life. Which is precisely why you need a BuzzFeed quiz to help you make this important decision.

This Adorable Rescued Fox Will Melt Your Heart

Dawn the fox was rescued by someone who thought she was a dog. She's been living at the Nuneaton and Warwickshire Wildlife Centre ever since and seems pretty happy about life these days.

This Adorably Tiny Car From 1957 Was Ahead Of Its Time

At a time when giant cars were all the rage, the Motoplan was a very different take on vehicle design. Our congestion clogged roadways could desperately use that vision now.<p>On a typical traffic-clogged commute to work, most people drive with three empty seats. One solution, beyond public transit …

31 Impossibly Fun Wedding Ideas

Add a touch of ~pizzazz~ to your special day.

VHS Tape Secret Compartment

How to Grow a Pothos Plant in Water<p>Mario Planter Box<p>Crate Lamp/Shelf! Made From Reused Material!!<p>Starting a Handmade Business<p>Easier to cut a hole on …

A creepy 15th century language experiment took place on this island

This is Inchkeith Island, the Scottish Isle with the least romantic history possible. Not only was it a quarantine island for the earliest cases of …