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Two 20-Minute Solutions for Pasta + Sauce, Made in the Same Pan

It may have been disappointing to learn that, beyond salt​, there isn't much you can add to your pasta water that will have a pronounced effect (for example, it's more impactful and just as easy to add basil to your cooked pasta rather than to your pasta cooking water).<p>In Pasta Piselli, you cook …

Knitted Collection Inspired by Footwear Technology

Designer Benjamin Hubert, of Layer, designed the new Cradle collection in collaboration with Moroso that consists of a high-back chair, a low-back …

Strawberries n' Cream Pie Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> A simple pie where the crust is parbaked, the filling is thick and creamy, and the strawberries are the star. —Erin McDowell<p><b>Makes: one 9-inch pie</b><p><b>For the crust:</b><p>1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1/4 teaspoon salt<br>• 8 tablespoons cold butter, cubed<br>• 3 tablespoons ice water, or more as needed<p><b>For the</b> …

adidas Originals NMD City Sock Looks Comfy

The adidas NMD was designed as a respective nod to three different running shoes that defined the adidas in the 80s: the Micropacer, the Rising Star, …

An Inflatable, House-Shaped Bed (in a Bag!) for Guests

You know those times when you have guests staying over but you don’t really have anywhere for them to sleep? Denis Santachiara has you, and them, …

How A Mound of Clay Becomes A Pitcher

<i>Makers are at the heart of the Food52 Shop, and we love to share their stories—so we partnered with our friends at Pure Leaf's Tea House Collection to feature a few in their Traveling Tea House.</i><p>Some people who work with clay prefer to be called by different names: ceramicists, ceramic artists, …

Chicken in Red Wine Vinegar

418<p>37<p>When I moved to France, Romain dubbed me “chicken man,” because I was always ordering, or buying, chicken. It’s not that the French don’t eat or …

Recipes

Man’oushe: Za’atar Flatbread

2K<p>108<p>I’ve been thinking about <b>man’oushe</b> for years, ever since I went to Lebanon and someone handed me a warm flatbread right out of the wood-fired …

Baking

MOAI: Vases Inspired by Massive Stone Statues on Easter Island

Raul Frollà designed a pair of monolith-like, molded stoneware vases for Incipit which were inspired by the massive, human stone statues on Easter …

Mashrabeya is a Cabinet That Keeps Your Stuff Half Hidden

Nina Mair Architecture + Design crafted a cabinet that adds an air of mystery to your belongings with its patterned sliding doors. The Mashrabeya …

26 Travel Essentials for the Stylish Jetsetter

Be it for work, pleasure or both, you’re a self-proclaimed jetsetter, just trying to fuel your wanderlust. Travel is the only thing that truly makes you richer, after all! With Memorial Day weekend right around the corner, odds are you already have a getaway up your sleeve to usher in the …

13 Experiences Every Traveler Should Have in England

London’s cultural sights tend to go heavy on the grandeur—royal this, crown jewels that—but a stroll down its most famous outdoor market promises a …

Nana's Chocolate Vinegar Cake Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

A thrifty Depression-era hack just happens to make one of the fluffiest cakes around.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax poetic about them. Today, senior designer</i> …

4 Fast and Fresh Recipes to Make This April

It's official: Spring has arrived, and these recipes are here to prove it.<p>What time is dinner? With these savory pancakes, out-of-this-world steak sandwiches, and a foolproof curry, the answer is: soon.<p>Dutch Masters<p>Is there any time of day when a pancake is not welcome at the table? What about a …

Scotland’s Newest Hiking Trail: Beginner-Friendly With Killer Views

The new John Muir Way is an easy, pick-and-choose route through some of the country’s most rewarding terrain<p>John Muir Way is a new hiking route that traverses the country west-to-east for 134 miles. Pictured here is the Firth of Clyde, close to Helensburgh and the westernmost point of the …

Scotland

Spaghetti Pie

644<p>67<p>I’m kind of a nitwit in social situations. Consider last spring (or was it summer?), when I was at a party in New York, I met Justin Chapple. A …

Style Survival Kit by Tom Dixon for Adidas

Adidas collaborated with British industrial & furniture designer, Tom Dixon, on a new collection of mens accessories.<p>Tom Dixon takes functionality to …

The Best Cities in North America 2015

Readers found this small city on California's central coast to be a little pricey, and the locals a little aloof—but who cares? It ranked at No. 1 in …

Vibram Furoshiki Are Origami for the Feet

Call it an international effort: Japanese footwear designer Masaya Hashimoto partnered with Italian shoe maker Vibram – famous for their FiveFingers …

What Not to Do in Iceland

Don’t call the horses "ponies." Skip the Golden Circle tours. And—gasp—maybe take a rain check on the Blue Lagoon.<p>My first visit to Iceland was a decade ago, for a wedding. The bride wore a vintage, cotton candy pink gown. The reception went all night, the sun never set—it was enchanting. I’ve been …

European Travel

Mint Pesto

341<p>14<p>Holidays always feel like a sprint to me. Perhaps because I spent a lot of time working in restaurant kitchens, holidays don’t feel so much as …

41 Salmon Recipes for All Your Roasting, Grilling, and Pan-Searing Needs

Salmon just never seems to get old. Here are our best easy salmon recipes to make with our favorite weeknight dinner protein.<p>We love salmon for a million reasons, but #1 is definitely salmon's versatility. Whether grilled, roasted, pan-seared, or smoked, this weeknight dinner all-star never gets …

Seafood

A 269 Square Foot Cottage on Wheels

I’m completely intrigued by the idea of living small – getting rid of all the excess, scaling back to what’s most important. I like the idea even …

An Outdoor Collection to Make You Feel Like You’re Sitting by the Bay

With a nod to relaxed living, Danish designer Henrik Pedersen created a collection of teak outdoor furniture for Gloster, who continue to release …

Oblique by Filip Janssens

Oblique is a collection of wall shelves that offer you a clever way to display your current reads or favorites. Designed by Filip Janssens, each of …

5 of Our Most Popular Recipes Like You've Never Seen Them Before

We tested out our new Nest Cam by filming key steps from five of our most popular recipes.<p>We often talk about how the Test Kitchen is <i>Bon Appétit</i>'s home base. All of our recipes, from Salted–Butter Apple Galette to Red Wine–Braised Short Ribs, start here. Our Test Kitchen editors spend their days …

Treehouse Collaboration Pods by Dymitr Malcew

Architect Dymitr Malcew has come out with treehouse-inspired pods that are designed to give employees various ways to work and collaborate. …

Treehouses

A Minimal, Modular Shelving System by Ben Couture

It’s hard to find a shelving unit that works for more than one situation, but Ben Couture, of Jardine Couture, designed a modular shelving system …

Why you should never make your bed

Your mother always told you to make your bed. Every single morning after you’d rise, groggy and miserable, you’d get the inevitable question: “Did …