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The 10 commandments of the tuxedo

by Troy Patterson<p>There is a cruel paradox at the heart of dressing correctly for a fancy evening - or so it may seem, on the dance floor, when once …

12 lessons I learned from following the morning routines of 5 super successful people

I wanted to see what it would do to my productivity, happiness levels, and wellbeing.<p>For an entire working week each, I tried to mirror what Jack Dorsey, Arianna Huffington, Barack Obama, Benjamin Franklin, and Indra Nooyi do in the morning.<p>In the case of Huffington and Franklin, I also followed …

How to Be Healthy: 9 Easy Tips for a Healthier Lifestyle

We all want to know how to be healthy, but it seems like such a lofty goal. Setting out to make healthy lifestyle changes can feel simultaneously …

DIY Floors that Look Like a Million Bucks

Flooring is one of the things that has the biggest impact on the look of a room — but beautiful floors can also be really expensive. But the good …

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Vallès Oriental Residence by YLAB Arquitectos Barcelona

A Scandinavian family looking for a holiday home that would accommodate their children and guests hired YLAB Arquitectos Barcelona to design a …

Articles about 10-ways-design-ikea-furniture on Dwell.com - Dwell

Ikea's biannual PS collection delves into small space living, inviting young designers from diverse cities across the world to...<p>Love it or hate it, you’ll be hard pressed to find a home without an inch of IKEA.<p>Growing up in southeastern Wisconsin, Vincent and Paul Georgeson used to hang out in …

Furniture

Can you build a $1 million nest egg from scratch at age 50?

<i>I'm almost 50 years old and have virtually nothing saved for retirement. But I plan to start now and would like to build a seven-figure nest egg by the time I retire. Is that goal realistic and what should I do to make it happen?--Steve, Texas</i><p>Obviously, you would have a much better chance of …

Retirement

Minimalism in Interior Design: 25 Examples Proving Less Really Is More

Stark, cold and boring? Simple, sleek and sexy? Regardless of how you view minimalist interior design, there’s more to this widely embraced concept …

MOBO Architects Win Competition to Design Government Building in Bogotá, Colombia

MOBO Architects has won the Colombian Society of Architects’ (SCA) public competition to design an institutional building for the department for …

Minus-8 Watches

With the world embracing smartwatches in a mad frenzy, there is more swiping and clicking happening than actually telling the time. San Francisco …

Articles about 7 bold bathroom design statements on Dwell.com - Dwell

Just because your bathroom might lack space, doesn't mean it has to lack style or functionality.<p>The color red symbolizes many things, including strength, radiance, confidence, and of course, love.<p>At Duravit's biennial conference Duravit Design Days, we had the opportunity to chat with two of …

Jersey City

The Best All Machine Workout

101 Best Workouts Of All Time is the ultimate answer to the question "What workout should I do?" No matter what equipment you have available, from a …

Six-Move Full-Body Fat-Burning Workout Video with Mike Simone

Hard work always pays off. Always. But that doesn’t mean you need to spend all of your time clocking in the hours and grinding away. This workout is …

Workouts

Exercise Like a Jedi, Superhero, or Warrior with Free Workout Posters

Getting a little bored of your usual workout routine? Here are nearly 100 workout posters that will motivate you to train like Rocky, workout with …

Drop One Belt Size

The workout eliminates all excuses, too. You just need two dumbbells, a few feet of floor space, and a half an hour a few times a week to turn your body into a fat-burning machine. Want to give it shot? Combine this routine with a diet consisting of whole foods and lean proteins, and get ready to …

This Public Toilet has a Periscope That Offers a Serene Sea View

The terms "public toilet" and "seaside periscope" don't usually go hand in hand. However, Adam Wiercinski has drawn inspiration from the location of …

Baltic Sea

Interior Renovation of an Apartment in Les Corts / Sergi Pons

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> It's about an apartment renovation located in Les Corts neighborhood in Barcelona city, categorized …

Articles about 10 stunning skylights on Dwell.com - Dwell

With 3.8 million square miles, America is packed to the brim with architectural gems.<p>Last week, we saw 15 modern homes with black exteriors.<p>By installing skylights—large windows and apertures in your roof—you can naturally warm up your home, brighten and open up your...<p>German photographer Ken …

Architecture

How Music Affects Your Productivity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Music has a way of expressing that which cannot be put into words.<p>It is for this reason (and many more) that music is regarded as one of the triumphs of human creativity-but does music itself help one to create?<p>This is an important …

5 Great Small-Space Reading Nooks

Built within the Mapledene Road house, designed by Platform 5 Architects, a glass box juts out from the structure creating a dreamy, sun-filled …

Interior Design

Dopper Steel Water Bottle

Meet the Dopper Steel, a tough, robust, and sleek water bottle and cup in one, that you wouldn´t mind showing off. Designed by Dutch company Dopper, …

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Izola Flask - 3 oz.

I enjoy carrying a flask with me. But I'll be honest...the most important things to me in a flask are size and functionality. This is a nice looking …

Cristiano Ronaldo Shows Us Why Men Should Wear Face Masks

Cristiano Ronaldo Shows Us Why Men Should Wear Face Masks

Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare Extra Strength Alpha Beta® Daily Peel - 30 Pack

Melasma and sun damage drew me to this product and I have to say: LOVE IT. I've had medical peels from my dermatologist friends and these are better, …