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This Sold-Out Aveda Product Has a 2,000-Person Wait List — and It's Being Restocked Today

When Aveda launched in 1978, the brand introduced a few shampoos and one conditioner called Cherry Almond Bark. Over the course of 30 years, the conditioner (and the scent) became a cult favorite — until, to the dismay of its fans, the iconic scent was discontinued a decade ago. Then this month, it …

Hair Care

Dezeen Awards 2018 interiors longlist revealed

There are 207 interior-design projects on the longlist for the inaugural Dezeen Awards, including a revamp of a house built by Frank Gehry, a loft …

Architecture

How to Free Up Space on Your iPhone

So you’re running out of space on your iPhone. Perhaps you’ve been unable to download that new movie you purchased to your device because there’s no …

Apps

The Under £10 Skincare Products Dermatologists Swear By

Caring for your skin needn't cost the earth.<p>Sometimes it feels like we're all on an endless quest for better, smoother, more radiant skin. Whether that means spending hours trawling through <i>Bazaar</i>'s beauty channel, stalking Boots' new-in section for the latest wonder creams, or just staring in …

14 Retinol Alternatives to Try for Better Skin

The Best Bluetooth Speakers for the Home

In this new era of wireless speakers, where wi-fi-connected speakers can play music while you’re on the phone (with no interruption), connect to …

8 Teeth Whitening Products That Actually Work, According to Dentists

From teeth whitening kits to teeth whitening strips, toothpastes, and everything in between, these are the best teeth whitening products you can use in the comfort of your own home.<p>These days, there are so many teeth whitening products on the market that the very idea of brightening your smile can …

Dentistry

Mala Strana District Prague

<i>Mala Strana</i> translates to "Lesser Quarter" in Czech, though this is something of a misnomer. Mala Strana has as many sights, restaurants, hotels, and …

6 genius ways you can use Sudocrem in your beauty regime

It may not be an expensive lotion or potion with bold scientific claims and a designer pricetag to match, but Sudocrem is a cult classic in any …

Modern house in Connecticut appears to float on water

Stunning<p>We’ve seen houses built around trees—but what about ponds? This house in Connecticut was designed to follow the banks of a large pond on the property, effectively blending nature into the home.<p>Cutler Anderson Architects split the house into three parts to make it easier for the structure to …

Architecture

The Best New Menswear Pieces To Buy Right Now

All the best new menswear items released this week from the likes of Mr Porter, H&M, Canali, Reiss, Adidas, Smythson, Percival, Gillette, Diadora and …

Trust Me—These New Accessories Brands Are Going to Blow Up

It's embarrassing to squeal on public transport, but that's what happens when I fall into an Instagram hole and come out the other side with the …

Here’s What It Looks Like Inside the Handmade Sketchbooks of a Well-Traveled Artist

Over the last 13 years, artist José Naranja has been filling pocket-sized notebooks with his own visual diary. By illustrating his daily experiences, observations, ideas, and memories, Naranja considers his ongoing project as “a love letter to notebooks, a flight of fancy and also a part of [him].” …

Art

The Best Men’s Fragrances Of All Time

These are the best men's fragrances ever created - from Calvin Klein and Jean-Paul Gaultier to Tom Ford and Chanel - as well as advice from fragrance …

Fragrance

How to... wear white jeans for any occasion and keep it chic (not cheap)

Once the backbone of every 00's teenager's go-to look, the humble white jean is well-and-truly back having spent several seasons being shunned from …

The Anti-Aging Ingredient You've Never Heard Of That Will Transform Yo

Two years ago, non-profit entrepreneur Leila Janah strolled into a small marketplace in Northern Uganda in search of a cure for her parched skin. She came across Nilotica balm, a cold-pressed oil which is derived from the locally grown Nilotica nut. Within hours she found her skin moisturized and …

Skin Care

These Little-Known Amazon Skincare Products Have Huge Followings

If we're being honest, Amazon is much more than an e-commerce giant; it's a community. Many consumers are repeat shoppers (with Prime, how can you …

5 best monochrome outfits

Monochrome outfits have often been shunned in favour of something bright, bold and statement. But when styled just right, monochrome is by far the chicest – and easiest – colour combination to pull off.<p>The key to nailing this look is tracking down some key pieces, and working them top-to-toe. …

Vantaa Energy Headquarters / Parviainen Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The building is located in a transformational environment where the surrounding area’s industrial sites …

The 13 biggest mistakes tourists make when visiting Rome, according to locals

Chances are, if you're traveling to Rome, you're planning to visit popular attractions like the Colosseum, the Vatican, and the Trevi Fountain. While those are great, there are ways to see them without making the same common mistakes many first-timers to Rome make.<p>On a recent Quora thread, Roman …

Italy

Minimal prefab home was assembled in just 5 hours

The modern home features a facade of wood slats, recessed windows, and a floating staircase<p>Madrid-based studio [baragaño] was inspired by the local architecture of raised wooden granaries for their design of Montaña House—a modular prefab beauty in the small Spanish town of Valdés.<p>With an internal …

Selena Gomez Is as Obsessed With This French Brand as We Are

In 2017, the most powerful players in the fashion industry weren't only major fashion houses. We also saw the rise of smaller up-and-coming labels …

Zara's Little-Sister Brand Has Suddenly Become Incredible

Our devotion to Zara shall never be questioned, but recently the fashion stars have been aligning in another direction—all stylish signs point …

Faceted Classification

Twenty podcasts that will make you smarter

There are so many great podcasts out now that you're guaranteed to find some you'll get addicted to.<p>And though there are plenty of entertaining …

Oriel Window House / Shinsuke Fujii Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> On a site area of only 42m2, We planned a housing with a horizontally long bay window (not included in …

The Sexiest Books You'll Ever Have The Pleasure Of Reading

A few years ago, people around the world were completely incapacitated by a literary phenomenon. I saw rows of mothers reading the book in chaise …

Books

In Rome, Vogue’s Hamish Bowles Investigates the Work of a Baroque Art Genius

A recent assignment in Rome (watch this space) happily coincided with the gala opening of an exhibition celebrating the great Baroque sculptor and artist, architect, playwright, civic planner, and designer Gian Lorenzo Bernini at the Villa Borghese. Curated by the gallery’s glamorous director, Anna …

Tongling Recluse / RSAA / Büro Ziyu Zhuang

<i>The owner of this project Daniel Wu said, “Ziyu, look at this tallest tree survived in our village. It is beautiful. It should be seen in our house</i> …