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The Perfect Roast Chicken from The Kitchn

Sara Kate Gillingham and Faith Durand, the editors of the popular blog The Kitchn, hold forth on tools, techniques, and cooking the perfect bird. For more recipes, check out The Kitchn Cookbook.<p><i>Photo: Leela Cyd</i><p>Skillet-Roasted Whole Chicken Serves 4<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon coarse salt<p>1 teaspoon …

Recipes

30 Patio Ideas to Make Your Backyard Look Incredible

Kick back under the sun with these stylish designer ideas for outdoor spaces.<p>Whether you have a porch, pool, or patio, our guide to creating a luxurious outside area will help you take full advantage of warm weather. Oh, and don't miss our top swimming pool designs and outdoor kitchens!

Landscaping

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves.<p><b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of …

Recipes

Bohemian Style Interiors, Living Rooms and Bedrooms

The last few years have seen a grand revival of the vintage and retro elements in both the fashion and interior design worlds. Golden metallic …

75 Summer Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

Master these ultimate summer dishes and eat well through September.<p><b>Just because we're not in the mood to fire up the oven</b> to make brisket in the summer doesn't mean we're off the hook when it comes to warm weather meals. Nope, when it comes to summertime, there are <i>definitely</i> some classics that just …

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Summer Chickpea Salad with Honey Garlic Lime Vinaigrette

The Simple Chickpea Salad I’m Losing My Mind Over.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 23, 2014 169<p>I feel ridiculous.<p>This is so easy. But it tastes SO FAB. I’m …

Erin Guido’s Pick-Me-Up Prints

When it comes to artwork, I like very different things at home and at work. At home, I like calm, serene photos of water and fields or simple …

How To Refresh The Foot Of Your Bed With Style – 15 Inspiring Ideas

The bed and the area around it form the a high traffic space in the bedroom so it has to be organized and designed perfectly. In some parts of the …

20 Awesome Bohemian Porch Décor Ideas

Boho chic style is so colorful and inspiring! I think, it’s an especially good idea for spring and summer – those flowing colored textiles, bright …

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What 10 Things Should You Do Every Day To Improve Your Life?

Chris Pecoraro—Getty Images<p>Sam Edwards—Getty Images/Caiaimage<p>Jetta Productions—Getty Images<p>by nacoki ( MEDIA ARC )—Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Reza …

Jimmy Fallon, Idina Menzel & The Roots Sing "Let It Go" from "Frozen" (w/ Classroom Instruments)

Jimmy Fallon

5 Tips for Choosing Bed Linens

The founder of DwellStudio shares five tips for the selecting the chicest — and coziest — bed linens out there.<p>Being that we spend about one-third of our lives asleep, it makes sense to invest in bedding that's not only comfortable, but stands the test of time. But with so many options out there — …

How to Decorate a Console Table Top: Seeing the Forest through the Trees

First of all, what is a console table? Many people don’t know. A console table is typically found in an entryway or hallway. Because of this, a …

Before & After: A Tiny Closet Becomes A Charming Home Office

<i>After photos by Lea Hartman Photography.</i><p>There is a common, reoccurring dream that afflicts many city dwellers that involves the discovery of new, …

A FASHION DESIGNER’S HOME IN SAN FRANCISCO | THE STYLE FILES

This is the beautiful San Francisco home of fashion designer Courtney Klein, owner of Storq (which focuses on maternity fashion). The house, which …

A 100-Year-Old Hollywood Farmhouse Goes Modern With a Neutral Palette and Mirrors Everywhere

A house with a neutral palette and a lot of shine.<p>Designer Tobi Tobin updated her Hollywood Hills cottage with mirrors, a neutral palette with pops of high-gloss black, and strong wallpaper. The result is a modern design with a lot of shine. Read the interview with the designer.

Ralph Lauren

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A Colorful Park Avenue Apartment

Filled with snappy colors and unusual wallcoverings.<p>To keep this classic prewar apartment in New York from feeling old, designer Christina Murphy chose a vibrant, modern color palette. "Punches of color keep a room feeling youthful and engaging," she says. For more decorating ideas, read an …

Dining Rooms

Global Style: Beautiful Kids Rooms from Around the World

Great style is a language we can all speak. Each year readers from around the globe share their children's rooms with us and we delight in seeing …

A Nashville Home That Plays with the Past

Mixing old and new in a Nashville house.<p>Family heirlooms get a new lease on life when mixed with bold colors and spirited patterns. See how interior designer Markham Roberts decorates with old and new pieces.

Dining Rooms

Before & After: Whole Room Transformations

Here at Apartment Therapy, we love a good before & after. Although many of our before & afters feature down-on-their-luck furniture pieces rescued by …

10 Tips to Make Entertaining Easy

Entertainers extraordinaire share their best advice.<p>From setting the table the night before to using black candles on the dining table, entertainers extraordinaire share their best ideas for throwing an elegant, easy bash.

Interior Design

22 Decorating Secrets Only The Pros Know — Until Now

Throw everything you thought you knew out the window.<p>Some people have a natural eye for design, but we're more in the camp of those who can't do anything without consulting Pinterest board upon Pinterest board before making any major changes. And even then, expectations don't always meet reality. …

Wall Art

A Layered California House Designed by Williams-Sonoma and Pottery Barn's Monica Bhargava

Monica Bhargava of Williams-Sonoma gives us a tour.<p>The Executive Vice President of Pottery Barn and Williams-Sonoma brands, Monica Bhargava, takes us inside her globally-inspired California home and shows us how to layer personality into a room.

5 Rooms That Use Just the Right Amount of Leopard

It's okay to get a little wild with your decor.<p><b>1. Matching leopard chairs give a jolt of pattern to an otherwise neutral space.</b> Tour Alex Hitz's Los Angeles house.<p><b>2. You'd think this large animal print rug would steal the spotlight, but placed underneath the dining table it's a subtle surprise.</b> …

A Lush Los Angeles Bungalow

A house with an outdoor area that's as thought-out as the inside.<p>Moises Esquenazi designed a little L.A. house with a lot of California cool.

Easy Ways to Make Your Kitchen New Again

10 fast and easy tips.<p>Tired of the same old kitchen, but don't want the hassle (or price tag) of an entire renovation? These fast and easy updates take the room from make-do to magnificent.

Original Surf-Inspired Table and Bench by Duffy London

In the memorable words of Jon Kabat-Zinn, “<i>You can’t stop the waves but you can learn to surf!</i>“ Inspired by this fascinating sport, Christopher Duffy …