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23 Ways to Look Better in 1 Minute or Less

Grab an ice cube, skip the cupcake, and check out the rest of these tips from aesthetician and cosmetic chemist Mary Schook.<p><b>1. Melt an ice cube over your face.</b> After cleansing, run an ice cube over your face to close and tighten your pores. (You can start the melting process by running the ice cube …

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A fresh, modern home in Austin Texas by FAB Architecture. Clean contemporary lines but with a hint of a more traditional home. Siding, gables, paned …

25 Shockingly Great-Looking Homes Made From Shipping Containers

See how these creatively recycled containers are turned into surprisingly attractive dwellings.<p>See how these creatively recycled containers are turned into surprisingly attractive dwellings.

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The 10 Reno Mistakes Everybody Makes — And How to Fix Them

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The 50 Most Essential Kitchen Secrets

Helpful tips and tricks.<p>These helpful tips and tricks, adapted from Rebecca DiLiberto's Penny Saving Household Helper, will save you time and money. This article originally appeared on countryliving.com.

You Can Now Build Your Entire Kitchen with Ikea (Appliances Too!)

IKEA unveils a new, modular kitchen system complete with appliances.<p>If you’re interested in installing a new kitchen you might want to check out IKEA. The giant Swedish retailer has just redesigned its entire range from sizing to interior fittings, replacing its old model, Akurum, with Sektion, a …

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A Sexy, Minimalist Remodel in Berlin

This sexy, minimalist overhaul is the work of interior and furniture designer Jacek KolasiÅ„ski of Loft Szczecin, a firm based in Szczecin, Poland …

Interior Design

11 Sneaky Ways to Use Adhesive Hooks

They're great for so much more than hanging your keys by the door.<p>These organizing super stars are great for so much more than hanging your keys by the door. This piece originally appeared on GoodHousekeeping.com.

How to Make the Juiciest Pan-Roasted Pork Chops

After you master our method for brined and pan-roasted chops, prepare to say goodbye to those dry, flavorless things you used to call pork chops.<p>A juicy, pan-roasted chop basted in aromatic brown butter? This is the kind of weeknight-friendly comfort food recipe you’ll want to have on hand." Start …

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8 Awesome Pieces of Bedroom Furniture You Won’t Believe are IKEA Hacks

With hundreds of stores across the globe, IKEA has made a name for itself as a one-stop shop for affordable home furnishings. The downside to this, …

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Valentine's Day XO Marquee Sign Tutorial

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17 Unexpected Ways to Make the Most of Any Space in Your House

These small space decorating ideas, storage solutions, and smart finds will help you maximize each square foot, regardless of the size of your house.<p>These small space decorating ideas, storage solutions, and smart finds will help you maximize each square foot, regardless of the size of your house. …

17 Make-Ahead Breakfasts for Busy Mornings

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but busy mornings result in us skipping it altogether more often than not. These 17 make-ahead options make starting the day off right with some non-coffee sustenance much much easier. Featuring a wide spectrum of healthy <i>and</i> indulgent eats, you’ll be …

30 Grain-Free Recipes That Are Delightfully Delicious

It's the new year. A time for trying out new diets. The unfortunate part about that is once you decide to cut out a food (or try to eat less of it) it is <i>all you can think about</i>.<p>Mention grain-free and all you can think about is bread, pasta with a side of bread and pasta. Thankfully, there are lots …

10 Easy Ways To Free Up A Lot Of Space On Your iPhone

Your iPhone is full of junk you don't need. And a recent class action lawsuit against Apple has brought to light that even if you buy a 16 GB iPhone, you can't actually use all 16 GB of storage.<p>So let's try to make the most of what you have. We have identified 10 simple ways you can manage and …

Entrepreneurship for Kids

What is it about teaching our children the basic principles of sound money management that seems to tighten the throat and sew the lips of the …

Entrepreneurship

15 Reasons Why Vinegar is the Ultimate Cleaning Solution

The secret fix to most household messes was already in your kitchen cupboard.<p><b>1. Kitchen Surfaces and Utensils</b><br>Vinegar has antimicrobial and antibacterial properties that make it a good choice for cleaning in the kitchen. Mix equal parts white vinegar and water, then pour it into a spray bottle. Use …

Want Fit Legs on Your Wedding? A Former Rockette Gives Us Workout Tips

When you think wedding dress workout your first focus might not be your legs. You may want to see results in your arms or shoulders or maintain your …

DIY Room Decor: 10 Paper Flower Tutorials

I'm decorating a going-away party for a coworker who's an avid gardener. Flowers are on the brain for both that reason, and another one I think most …

How-To: Fresh Flower Wreath

Give your next gathering a truly summery feel with a DIY fresh flower wreath from The Bride’s Cafe that’s perfect for both indoor and outdoor display!<p>Wild, lovely, and not as hard to make as you’d think, this project would make a great centerpiece for wedding or party decor!<p>Want to give it a try? …

Hair Makeup and Nails » Scrabble Nails Tutorial

<b>Please Share This Page:</b><p>Here’s a nail art find for everyone out there who loves to play Scrabble. One Nail To Rule Them All created a LOVE letters …

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9 Cleaners You Can Make Yourself

The key ingredients you need just might be hiding in your pantry.<p>These mix-it-yourself cleaners use environmentally friendly ingredients — like baking soda and vinegar — and are quite inexpensive. If you've run out of your favorite cleaning solution, don't run to the store; try one of these …

Pillow Talk: 7 Secrets to Making a Perfect Bed

If you count all the hours we allot to plumping pillows, smoothing sheets, straightening shams, and fussing over how the whole thing looks, we spend …

10 Life-Changing Kitchen Cleaning Hacks

Break out the lemons!<p>Cleaning the kitchen is never going to be as fun as, say, a weekend at the beach. But it's gotta get done. And even if you don't have a single cleaning product in your home, you can still totally make your kitchen sparkle. Plus, there's a certain feeling of pride you'll get …

Meet to Woman Who Wants to Help Make You the Best Bed Ever

Bailey McCarthy's Houston-based shop and bedding line, Biscuit, is home to whimsical prints, high-quality cotton linens, and American-made pieces that are sure to make the bedroom your favorite spot in your house.<p>More From Design + Decorate<p>Tour An Empty Nest Inspired By Chanel's Paris …

Your Ultimate Guide To Thicker Hair

Pump up the volume for good with these serious solutions and quick-fix treatments.<p>Volumizing sprays and dry shampoos are great for giving fine hair a boost. But for many women, the problem goes beyond just limp-looking strands. Thinning hair is a serious issue "that's as common for women as it is …

The Only 5 Juice Recipes You'll Ever Need

The founders of LA's Pressed Juicery release their first book and share their secret recipes with BAZAAR.<p>If you're cool and you live in LA—or your name is Jessica Alba, Madonna, Mary-Kate Olsen, Ashley Olsen, Nicole Richie or Emma Roberts—then you're probably a huge fan of the Pressed Juicery, a …

4 Healthy No-Cook Meal Ideas

Healthy living expert Erin O'Leary Stewart of Define Mind & Body whipped up some tasty no cook meals exclusively for BAZAAR—perfect for serving in the heat of summer.<p>It's hot out. Don't swelter over the stove or burn up by the oven—healthy living expert Erin O'Leary Stewart of Define Mind & Body …