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It Is Possible! How to Fit Everything You Need into One Carry-On

You can't be a slave to the fashionistas when you're a slave to the overhead storage bin. My system may not be stylish, but it has stood the test of hundreds of thousands of air miles. Here is the unvarnished truth about what my wheelie looks like when you open it.<p>By Wendy Perrin, Condᅢᄅ Nast …

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The 10 Best Pubs In London

Our friends at Yelp helped us round up the 10 best pubs in the city, as ranked by the Yelp users who've been there.<p>Yelpers seem to prefer traditional pubs, ranking Covent Garden's The Harp at the top of the list.<p>But a few more contemporary establishments also made the top 10, including a pub that …

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One Bowl Baking: Pineapple Coconut Muffins

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>Who doesn't love the quintessential tropical summer flavor combination of pineapple and coconut? I know I do, though preferably when used in conjunction with rum. Except when it comes to breakfast. Though many a …

The Best Fall Blushes To Maintain Your Summer Glow (PHOTOS)

Worried about your complexion turning dull as summer comes to an end? Then we'd suggest updating your makeup routine with a fall blush.<p>The dusty rose, berry and burgundy blushes that take over the beauty counter during autumn are perfect for maintaining a healthy flush of color. These rich shades …

Everything You Need For A Beautiful Fall

Anyone who has been around the beauty block before can tell you that, just as you change out your clothing every season, you should also give your …

Autumn trends from the glossy magazines

I hope you're sitting down, because I'm about to confess something you might find shocking. I read Tatler. I am reliably informed this is considered unusual for someone who writes for the Guardian so perhaps I should explain: I read Tatler because there are often, but not always, interesting …

Vogue.fr on Twitter: "Buzz du jour: L’Eau de Parfum Légère de Lancôme, la nouvelle version de La vie est belle sur: http://t.co/apUfYskzbk http://t.co/MWVvTcSp4p"

Sunday Supper: Jamaican Chicken Curry

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday afternoon we bring you a Sunday Supper recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>Vibrant, ochre Jamaican curry differs from its Indian counterpart, thanks to a healthy dose of allspice; it's a bit soupier, too. Like South Asian takes, …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

The Best Cheese and Wine in the World : Bridlewood Winery Hosts Mons Fromager-Affineur From France

You can't imagine the thrill and the excitement we shared with a group of our special friends when we received the most incredible assortment of cave aged cheeses from Mons fromager-affineur in France.<p>By Nancy and James Chuda founders LuxEcoLiving and Healthy Child Healthy World<p>Santa Ynez …

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After These 39 Chicken Thighs Recipes, You Can't Turn Back

Using chicken thighs, the most flavorful parts of the chicken, these recipes will have you cooking soups and skewers to tacos and paella.<p><b>We'll admit it: Chicken thighs trump chicken breasts any day of the week</b>. Not only are they more succulent than white meat, chicken thighs even stand up to …

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/05/13/malvern-house-by-canny-design/ Malvern House by Canny Design

Contemporary Home In Poland Displays Minimalism With A Glossy Glint

Minimalist design need not be bereft of all color and imagination. Crafted by Widawscy Studio Architektury with impressive elegance, this lovely …

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Pros & Cons of Packing Light

Less stuff to lug around.<p>Less stuff to lose or have stolen.<p>You look like a champ when you fly.<p>You have more room for souvenirs (this assumes that …

Before & After: Sarah and Sam's "Modern Family" Room

<b>Name:</b> Sarah and Sam <b><br>Challenge:</b> Sarah and Sam want to add dimension and personality to their family room without compromising the airiness of their …

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/07/29/residence-cf-by-pupo-gaspar-architecture-interior/ Residence CF by PUPO + GASPAR Architecture & Interior

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/06/03/apartamento-yn-by-am-studio-de-arquitetura/ Apartamento YN by a:m studio de arquitetura

How to avoid mobile roaming costs

Mobile providers often charge high rates for data usage and phone calls while on holiday, but there are alternative ways to reduce incurring extra fees.<p>Mobile providers often charge high rates for data usage and phone calls while on holiday, but there are alternative ways to reduce incurring extra …

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/07/15/villa-padma/ Villa Padma

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FARM is a multi-disciplinary firm based in Singapore, whose work includes interior design and architecture. The Brick Loft is a fun project of theirs …

http://www.homedsgn.com/2012/01/12/iconic-urban-retreat-in-new-york-city-by-paul-rudolph-video/ Iconic “Urban Retreat” in New York city by Paul Rudolph

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/07/15/clifton-beach-by-antoni-associates/ Clifton Beach by Antoni Associates

Sunken beds –a more unusual and modern alternative for the bedroom

A while ago we talked about sunken living room and sitting areas and we mentioned a series of advantages that included the feeling of openness you …

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Just as Australian architects and interior designers are creating fabulously stylish and liveable homes our landscape designers are reworking the …

Steal This Look: Messana O’Rorke Town House Kitchen

When New York architects Messana O’Rorke approached the renovation of this mid-19th-century town house, their “design intent was to respect and …

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