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Saving Space with a Suspended Bedroom

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>The first thing you notice in this combination living area is of course the bed suspended from the ceiling. Accessible by narrow staircase …

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1

Artist and designer Sebastian Errazuriz has never been one to be afraid of pushing the boundaries and his latest project entitled 12 Shoes for 12 …

Sculpture

4 Places to Go Before You Have Kids

<i>Photo Courtesy of Dreamstime. Article by Danielle Contray, contributor to Budget Travel.</i><p>Having kids doesn't mean you can never travel again, of course. Yet once you've gone from packing a suitcase and two carry-ons to dealing with travel cribs, car seats, strollers, and diaper bags (not to mention …

Travel

Polar Bears in Fluorescent-Colored Feathers Frolick in New York

Showing from now till October 26 at Galerie Perrotin's new space in New York are eight fantastically fun sculptures of feathered polar bears. The New York gallery's inaugural show, Italian artist's Paola Pivi's “Ok, you are better than me, so what?,” consists of these near life-size sculptures …

Art

Google buys Bump to share anything between your phone and laptop

Google just bought Bump, the app for iPhone and Android that transfers files, photos, and videos between your phone and your laptop.<p>Terms of the deal were not released.<p>The app allows you to select anything on your phone — photos, files — and transfer it to your computer simply by “bumping” the …

Vladimir Putin Wrote an Op-Ed on Syria for The New York Times

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Russian President Vladimir Putin, already established as a prominent artist, singer, and judo …

Pretend It’s Still Summer at These Island Escapes (Photos)

A little depressed that summer’s winding down? Distract yourself with one of these 10 sunny islands escapes.

Will the iPhone 5C Have a Halo, Too?

Martin Hajek<p>A few hours from now, Apple will unveil a pair of new iPhones, expanding a smartphone strategy that has seen the company field only a …

Street Legal Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Squadra Corse

Lamborghini will preview their extreme street-legal variant <b>Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Squadra Corse</b> at the 2013 International Frankfurt Motor …

Never Load Paper Again With This Smarter Printer

Just place this printer right on top of a big stack of paper, and it’ll handle the rest.<p>Twenty years ago, inkjet printers seemed like magic–they printed so many colors, so fast! Now they’re that necessary evil for producing concert tickets or handling that one thing in your life that you still have …

3D Printing

Vogue Makes A Complete Joke Out Of Google, And Google Doesn’t Even Notice

Google Glass made it into Vogue’s esteemed September issue. But its treatment says a lot about how the fashion industry views the geek elite.<p>Google Glass just scored a 12-page spread in <i>Vogue</i>’s September issue, or what’s easily the most influential issue of the most influential publication in all of …

Star Trek

Melissa + Zaha Hadid = Cool Plastic Footwear

Between the new 3D printed shoes by Janne Kyttanen and the new Zaha Hadid x United Nude collaborations, we’ve got innovative footwear on the brain. …

Cubozoa by Ekaterina Belinskaya | FashionTV

New Stress Busters

The latest stress reducers claim to provide instant gratification while also taking you off the burnout path.<p>Are you stressed? You look stressed. Maybe it's the boss, the nonexistent exercise routine, or that dwindling bank balance keeping you on edge. Whatever the cause, the negative effects of …

Wait, What’s That? The Science Behind Why Your Mind Keeps Wandering

If you’re experiencing an attention deficit, you’re far from alone.<p>Try this: Count your exhalations–1, 2, 3–all the way to 10. See if you can get to 10 without thinking about lunch or laundry or deadlines or dates.<p>Unless you’ve trained your attention, it’ll probably start to wander–which, new …

Mindfulness

How We're All Going To Be Using Wearable Technology

It would be stretching a point to say that traditional tattoos are wearable technology, but in some ways there are, and the same case could be made for mobile phones. They're permanently with many of us; we 'wear' them in the same way that some of us 'wear' tattoos that were etched onto our skin by …

Wearable Tech

Lip and eye crayons: six of the best

I rely heavily on lip and eye crayons when I'm on the move, or can't be bothered with carrying around lots of makeup. They're a cinch to use, even …

6 Times It's Totally OK To Wear Flip-Flops (PHOTOS, GIFS)

Here at HuffPost Style, there's nothing that can make our heart race like a cute pair of shoes. While we're crazy about statement boots and summery wedges, we'll confess: Even style editors own flip-flops.<p>Call them our best-kept secret -- there are plenty of situations where heels simply won't do. …

Fall 2013 Hair Trend Report

Hair today: straight or curly?

Like many addictions, it starts as a psychological prop, a way of making yourself feel more confident in social situations. At first you only do it …

The Best Spring Nail Trends to Try Now

All-white nails with precise details, crisp stripes, sexy metallics, unexpected pastels, and over-the-top artwe tip off springs top nail trends.<p>All-white nails with precise details, crisp stripes, sexy metallics, unexpected pastels, and over-the-top art—we tip off spring's top nail trends.

Prabal Gurung

Katy Perry's Intense Pre-Vogue Diet Makes Us Never Want To Pose For Vogue Ever (VIDEO)

Ever dream about being a Vogue cover girl? Pause that fantasy for a moment, and listen to Katy Perry. The pop star spoke to Jay Leno on "The Tonight Show" on Friday and confessed that preparing for her July Vogue cover shoot was no walk in the park:<p>"I did a lot of my own prepping. I kind of went on …

Otherworldly Pics Of The Iridescent Universe Inside Meteorites

If the sky is falling and meteorites mean an end to all of us, at least let them look like this.<p>Meteorites–the chunks of debris from space that may have killed the dinosaurs and sometimes threaten humans, too–are usually lumpy, gray, and sinister-looking from the outside.<p>But when cracked open and …

Meteorites

design

Pacific Light: Macro Footage of Ink, Oil and Soap Shot by Ruslan Khasanov | Colossal

<p>Russian graphic designer Ruslan Khasanov who is probably best known for his experiments in liquid typography just released this experimental video …

Iconic Black and White Photographs, Colorized

A sizable number of history's most unforgettable images were photographed in black and white. Now, through the digital process of colorization, we …

Photographers

From the Brontë sisters to JK Rowling, a potted history of pen names

In 1850 Charlotte Brontë finally outed the brilliant but obscure brother authors Currer, Ellis and Acton Bell, and neatly analysed why centuries of …

'Harry Potter' Author Conjures Pseudonym For Debut Crime Novel

Amazon describes Robert Galbraith's best-selling novel, <i>The Cuckoo's Calling,</i> as "a brilliant debut mystery in a classic vein." But as brilliant and classically inclined as it might be, the real mystery until now has been all about the author.<p>It turns out that Robert Galbraith is the nom de plume of …

J.K. Rowling Released A Secret Novel Called "A Cuckoo's Calling" & No One Knew

Living with the pressure of being one of the most successful writers of all time might not exactly do wonders for an author's sense of freedom. …