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Weekend Crafternooning: 4 Clever Crafts Made Out of Old T-Shirts

When it comes to weekend crafternooning, it doesn't get much easier, more creative, and budget-friendly than these savvy DIY projects. Don't believe …

Your Guide to Feng Shui Bagua Missing Areas

01 of 09<p>Why Should You Fix Your Missing Areas?<p>Having a missing area in the bagua (feng shui energy map) of your home sooner or later can negatively …

This East Cobb house is pretty in plum

A fresh color palette and carefully edited furnishings update this family home<p>Photograph by Mali Azima<p>Renee and Russ Plumb had been content with …

47 Home Organizers That Double as Stylish Decor

Get in the mood to update your home this season by investing in new pieces that help you stay organized and add some flair. From floating shelves for extra storage or a laundry basket that doubles as a toy collector, there are so many ways you can clean up the clutter in style. Check out some of …

Extra-wide modern tiny house comes with a pop-out reading nook

The versatility of today's custom-built tiny homes is one thing that these petite structures have in abundance. One can build them with roof decks, …

The Catalogs We Actually LOVE to Flip Through

While some decor catalogs might seem like mail clutter, truth be told, many are still a ripe source of inspiration—if you know which ones to look …

The Spooky Story Behind This Common Front Porch Design Will Give You Chills

If you've ever enjoyed an evening mint julep on the front porch of a southern home, you might've gazed up at the ceiling and noticed a blue hue. But aside from the simple southern charm and replication of a clear blue sky, there's a long history of blue porch ceilings in the American South . . . …

Designing Artificial Intelligence for Games (Part 1)

Over the course of the last few decades, the gaming industry has seen great strides. Beginning with simple games like Pong* and Pac-Man* which offered players a short escape from reality and growing into such involved games like World of Warcraft* and Call of Duty 4* which are serious hobbies to …

I Switched from a PS4 to a PC

Making the Jump<p>Ever since I first held that black-and-white brick of a Nintendo controller at the age of 6, I've been a console loyalist. I've owned …

Is PC Gaming Really Worth the Hassle?

Last week, I wrote a piece about console vs. PC gaming in which I came down, very gently, on the side of PCs. While they can be expensive to build, I …

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Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus Makes The Most Of Its American Setting

With its Nazis-winning-WWII premise, 2014's Wolfenstein: The New Order manages to be both pulpy and serious. Yes, it has robot Nazi dogs, but it also has a concentration camp scene that's presented with tact, and that balance keeps the fantastical grounded in a brutal reality. The upcoming sequel, …

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Before & After: The Bedroom

<i>This previously dingy and characterless room has been transformed into a sunny bedroom...</i><p>Before<p>After<p>Michael Newington Gray<p>Although the second floor …

Small flat? This is what you do

<i>Ann Boyd admits that her instinct for spatial planning makes her the 'guest from hell'. When she downsized to this tiny London flat, she put her</i> …

Veere Grenney's Dos and don'ts of decorating

<i>Legendary decorator and arbiter of style Veere Grenney reveals his do</i><i>s and don'ts of decorating...</i><p>Do everything with commitment.<p>Nothing irritates me …

A flat in London's iconic Barbican Centre transformed by Retrouvius

'You don't end up living here accidentally, it's a very conscious decision,' say the owners of this Barbican flat, high up in one of the towers. The …

How to spend a short break in Bruges

<i>Got a weekend to kill? Hop on an £80 Eurostar and spend it in Bruges. Here's how to do a short break in the Belgian city. Travel editor Pamela</i> …

Persian Paradise

<i>Nick Boulos unlocks Iran's rich history, where ancient cities, centuries-old bazaars and colossal mountains are among the wonders to be discovered</i><p>In …

10 Paint Colors to Try If You Dream of a Green Kitchen

It's easy being green with these amazing kitchen design ideas.<p>We're here to give you the green light to proceed with your next home improvement …

19 Incredible Bedrooms That'll Inspire You To Get Your Shit Together

For your inner interior designer.

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Bedroom decoration: ideas for a unique room

Your bedroom is your haven, where you go to shut out the world and get down to some lovely, restorative sleep, so you want it to be perfect, right? …

This Is Living: Inside the Stunning Renovation of a 1900s Cottage in Seattle

There's nothing quite like decorating a home from scratch. It's the dream. After years of mood-boarding (and pinning), you can finally bring it all …

Gardening 101: Trilliums

Trillium, <i>Trillium:</i> “Jewels of the Spring”<p>With their exotic-looking blooms, it is easy to see why trilliums are one of America’s most prized …

Gardening

The 10 Best Budget Hotels Near National Parks

If you want to visit the beautiful national parks of the United States on a budget, you're welcome to camp at one of the many affordable sites across …

Do This First When You're Decorating a Room

Hint: It's got nothing to do with buying furniture<p>Decorating a room is a little bit like getting yourself dressed, in that the order of things matters. Outfitting, for most people, goes something like this: undergarments first, followed by layers of clothes, accessories, shoes, maybe a coat. You …

Farmhouse Redux

Two years ago architect Chad Everhart came across an old farmhouse near Boone, North Carolina. He could tell it dated back to the Great Depression by the 1930s-era cardboard—once used as insulation—that he found stuffed down between its tongue-and-groove walls.<p>Everhart and his wife, April, bought …

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