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The Best Fish Tacos in America

Blue Water Seafood Market & Grill<p><b>San Diego, California</b><br>619-497-0914 or bluewaterseafoodsandiego.com<br>Enjoy any of the week’s catches in taco form, …

9 Ikea Kitchen Hacks That Change Everything

Kitchens are superfunctional spaces, and it can be difficult to balance function and style. But kitchens are also one of the best places in your home for you to get creative, and nothing lets you express your creativity while maintaining functionality like some good Ikea hacks. Try a simple DIY …

House Design

Sheridan Residence

Modern design is often framed as a process of distilling architecture down to its very essence, and creating a form directly responsive to the occupant's functional needs. The design of the Sheridan Residence looks to capture just this attitude, with a purity of form and intent inherent in its …

Architecture

Berkshire House

Resting on a rocky ledge in rural Massachusetts, the Berkshire House puts a loft apartment in amongst the trees. The site's biggest obstacle became …

Architecture

Eco-Friendly Furniture Uses Glowing Bio Resin to "Self Heal" Salvaged Wood

In nature, trees can heal themselves when wounded while simultaneously promoting healthy growth. Inspired by this self-repairing process, German design company Manufract has created unique furniture pieces that combine salvaged oak with bio resins–this material repairs the wood and forms it into …

Furniture

Infographic: 730 North American Birds In A Single Chart

Whether they’re fat pigeons waddling on the subway platforms or a raven crying “nevermore” on your mantel, America is filled with birds: over 730 distinct species, all flapping, squawking, and strutting across this great country of ours. So leave Brooklyn’s Pop Chart Labs to put all of them into a …

The use (or not) of sulfur dioxide in winemaking: trick or treat?

This article should have been posted for Halloween. That’s why you see “trick or treat?” on the title. I’m running a little late on my schedule… but …

80 Beautiful Bathrooms For All The Design Inspiration You Need

From petite powder rooms to grand home spas.<p>When it comes to bathroom design, we've got inspiration in droves. From petite powder rooms to palatial master baths, we've seen it all. Take a browse through some of our favorite bathrooms and you'll surely find plenty of ideas for sprucing up your own.

Interior Design

8 Spa-Like Bathrooms Designed to Instantly Soothe

Let these airy oases across the globe spur some ideas for creating your own refuge.

Interior Design

16 Kitchen Trends That Are Here to Stay

1 of 19<p>Quartz Countertops<p>Skip the sealing and scrubbing. Quartz-surfacing countertops require less upkeep than their granite counterparts and offer …

Home Improvement

6 Easy Ways To Make Your Home Look So Much Better

Style genius Emily Henderson shows you how to fix all your interior design woes.

5 Things We Can Learn from This Expansive, Neutral Kitchen

When we first came across this kitchen, our reaction was one of envy: <i>They can fit six bar stools at their counter? Oh, and that's their second island</i> …

19 Photos Of Contemporary Bedroom Style Inspiration

1. This bedroom is from a home in Joplin, Missouri, designed by Hufft Projects.<p>2. This bedroom is from an apartment in Cape Town, South Africa, …

The Actual Lifespan Of 7 Common Furnishings

It might be time to replace some of these common home goods.<p>You know when you need to replace your milk and your makeup, but how well versed are you on the expiration dates of the decor in your home?<p>While they aren't as clear cut as the ones you'll find on your groceries, your furniture and …

Home Improvement

13 Common Kitchen Renovation Mistakes to Avoid

Don't pass on seemingly small add-ons and storage features, like additional drawer dividers, or cabinet storage solutions like pantry pullouts and lazy Susans. These storage solutions will increase your kitchen storage efficiency, and are much more costly to add on if you decide you need them down …

Home Depot

California's 15 Most Romantic Resorts

It's no wonder royalty, A-list celebrities, and athletes keep returning to the luxury Calistoga Ranch: It's in a class all by itself. Guests rent …

Outdoors

Articles about 5 ways design planters on Dwell.com - Dwell

Along with being an extremely resilient material that's flame-retardant and self-extinguishing, felt can easily be manipulated...<p>In light of the Eichler-inspired prefab house from our Dec/Jan Issue, we found five different ways to celebrate, purchase, or...<p>You may not have a green thumb, but thanks …

Sustainability

Articles about 7 outdoor fireplaces and fire pits we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Hufft Projects carves out a sunken seating area in an outdoor scheme designed for entertaining.<p>Just in time for summer, here are seven modern wood-burning fire pits to inspire your next backyard get-together.<p>Coffee can be dreadfully serious.<p>The two Toronto curators behind this showcase for …

Avant-garde

Neon Sunsets and Technicolor Landscapes Painted by Grant Haffner | Colossal

<p>Deeply influenced by a childhood spent growing up on Long Beach in Sag Harbor, N.Y., artist Grant Haffner tries to capture the color and feeling of …

Colorful Paintings Capture the Endless Freedom of the Open Road

East Hampton, Long Island-based artist Grant Haffner paints vivid landscapes inspired by the beautiful country roads and bodies of water of his hometown. Using acrylic, marker, and pencil on wood panel, the painter deconstructs the road scene into a striking series of graphic lines and eye-catching …

Hamptons

An Easy Guide To Kitchen Flooring

Function, staying power and style are three main components when it’s time to pick out the material that will create your kitchen floors. Whether …

10 Design Features for Your Remodel

<i>By Adam Hobill, Houzz Contributor</i><p>When remodeling, people often spend time trying to save money on materials so they can add unique features that make their home feel special. And why not? Building is a big deal, and you should reward yourself. There's no shortage of choices for special features, so …

Fox & Tail Necklace

<b>Wily and sleek</b>, the fox is the ultimate spirit animal. Celebrate <b>your inner vixen</b> with this shining accessory. All face in the front and a little tail hiding in the back, this mirror gold fox face pendant with tail at the clasp is just enough to suggest <b>how foxy you really are</b>.<p><b>Wily and sleek</b>, the fox …

Jewelry

Vivid Illustrations Depict Dynamic Scenes of Nature and East Asian Mythology

Shenzhen, China-based artist RLoN Wang is back with more intricate illustrations that burst with color and life. Since we last shared his work a year ago, Wang has branched out from more understated portraits of animals to vibrant illustrations jam-packed with wild beasts, mythical creatures, and …

China

BAR Architects' Law Winery blends seamlessly into the Paso Robles landscape

A hiltop vineyard near Paso Robles in California has recently acquired a new addition that supports and facilitates a small-lot production of wine. …

Wineries

6 Easy Ways to Freshen Up Your Home with Paint

Give your home a major facelift with nothing more than a simple can of paint.<p>Whether you're on a tight budget or just looking for a quick and easy …

Home Improvement

The 6 Best Places to Buy Art Online

<i>By Jack Archer for DETAILS.</i><p>Getting into art is often intimating, but it shouldn't be. Here are a few great places to shop for the good stuff in a way that's easy and fun, not snobby and confusing.<p>Artspace: This site has tasteful art advisers that are standing by to help you find the right art for …

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