Robert

696 Flips | 8 Magazines | 330 Likes | 9 Following | 40 Followers | @robertovincent6 | Keep up with Robert on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Robert”

YOUR WALLS & CEILINGS | Better Homes & Gardens ©1983

The Marvelous Stanley Tucci on His Storied Career and Nicknaming Ving Rhames

The beloved character actor opens up about his directorial effort ‘Final Portrait,’ the state of Hollywood, and much more.<p>Everyone loves Stanley …

Ving Rhames

Inside a $5K Kitchen Renovation—Yes, It's Possible

Who says you have to pay a ton to update your space?<p>Renovating is tough—with contracts, finding the right contractor, and deciding how much you want …

Living Rooms

Here's How 'The Mary Tyler Moore Show' Depicted A Gay Man In 1973

"My Brother's Keeper" was an "absolutely groundbreaking" TV moment, Matt Baume finds.<p>Some 48 years after its premiere, “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” is considered a classic series that broke fresh ground in terms of how women were portrayed on television. The show, which premiered in 1970 and aired …

Mary Tyler Moore Show

The Man Who Changed Male Erotica Forever

Over the course of five decades, American photographer, filmmaker, and publisher Jim French (1932-2017) elevated male erotica to a place of honour …

Art

Forget White Walls—These Are the Best Paint Colors for Dark Rooms

Common sense would suggest that the best color to paint a room with very little natural light would be white. After all, what makes a look brighter …

Home Decorating

The Best Kitchen Trash Cans

They hide your garbage, but that doesn't mean they have to be as unsightly as what's in them. While the most important thing to look for when …

Cleaning

An art collectors home#mid century, #architecture, #MCM, #modern, #design, #modernism

An art collectors home#mid century, #architecture, #MCM, #modern, #design, #modernism

Getting fit in midlife: how long does it really take?

“I’m going on holiday in a couple of weeks, so I need to get to the gym”. Or “I’ve just signed up for six boot camp classes this week, so by next month I’ll be in amazing shape!” We’ve all heard sayings like these, and perhaps said them ourselves. But how often does it actually pan out that …

Middle Age

Fascinating New Photo Book by Blondie's Chris Stein Chronicles the Birth of NYC Punk - BlackBook

It’s not enough to know that Blondie was one of the absolute coolest bands to break out of the nascent NYC punk scene in the late ‘70s, or that …

Deep-blue shutters conceal kitchens, windows and wardrobes in Porto flats by Fala Atelier

Portuguese architecture studio Fala Atelier has transformed an old house in Porto into five studio apartments that feature matching dark blue …

Zachary Quinto On the Comfy Sneakers that Also Soothe His Soul

The actor—currently starring in Broadway's The Boys in the Band, on what he uses to survive hectic days in a hectic city.<p>As you're about to find out, Zachary Quinto loves a lot of things. He loves comfy shoes, Swedish denim, unbreakable luggage, rosewater mist, roses themselves, and more. He also, …

Everything You Need to Know About Artist and Activist, David Wojnarowicz

At the pinnacle of his career, American artist David Wojnarowicz (1954-1992) was the preeminent symbol the 1980s East Village art scene. Like his …

Calvin Klein's Andy Warhol-Emblazoned Sneakers Now Available for Pre-Order

The artist’s portrait appears on a range of canvas shoes.<p>Following the debut of Calvin Klein‘s recent Andy Warhol-centric collection, the brand has …

Andy Warhol

This artist’s work is a tribute to London’s gay bathhouses

In February 2016, it was announced that Chariots, the largest gay sauna chain in London, would be closing its flagship branch in Shoreditch. As soon as this landmark of London's gay community began to make way for luxury hotel development, artist Prem Sahib got to work on his piece ”Do you care? We …

Why capitalism won’t survive without socialism

Eric Weinstein on the crisis of late capitalism.<p>“We think of capitalism as being locked in an ideological battle with socialism, but we never really saw that capitalism might be defeated by its own child — technology.”<p>This is how Eric Weinstein, a mathematician and a managing director of Peter …

Preach the bleach: Debbie Harry's peroxide habit

BEAUTY ON TREND<p><b>Going back to the dawn of the 60s, Deborah Harry, better known by her nickname Debbie, was still in school when she decided to bleach</b> …

3 Ways To Increase Your Home Value In The First Year

My first year of home ownership looked something like this: three bathroom updates, basement renovation, updated backyard landscaping and a heck of a lot of paint. Although my husband and I intentionally planned on most of those projects, we also started making a wish list of other things we wanted …

The Great American Fashion Designer Who Never Quite Was

<b>Stephen Sprouse</b> was, arguably, the great American designer who never quite happened. Fêted during his lifetime and after (the designer died in 2004), …

Fashion (UK)

8 Photos That Will Convince You to Have a Black Living Room

Covering a wall with black paint can feel like a dramatic transition, but you should consider choosing this ultra-deep hue for your next living room …

In 'Three Identical Strangers,' A Saga About Triplets Grows More Twisted By The Minute

As the gripping documentary hits theaters, the mysteries surrounding it only thicken.<p><i>Editor’s note: “Three Identical Strangers” is best experienced without any prior knowledge of its subjects’ story. But the documentary chronicles a nearly 40-year-old media phenomenon, so we’re going to discuss it</i> …

Siblings

One Smart Thing You Should Always Do After the Dishes

Let me begin with a caveat: I do not always do the dishes straight away. I do try to, because I think it's always easier to just deal with the mess …

7 ways to decorate with dark grey

<b>Deep grey and burnt orange tones are a wonderful combination that create a warm and inviting scheme. These style tips will help you decorate with this on-trend hue.</b><p><b>1. CONTEMPORARY MIX</b><p>Offset a dark wall colour with sumptuous textures (above). Combine a traditional wool upholstered sofa with a sleek …

Life and Work of Agnes Martin, Pioneer of Minimalist Art

Agnes Martin (1912-2004) was an American painter, most notable for her role as a pioneer of the abstract movement known as Minimalism. Best known for …

Quite Simply, Tea and Toast

As you might guess from the name, Tea & Toast is a kitchenware product line consisting of a water kettle and toaster designed as aesthetic …

The Art-Hanging Mistakes We Keep Seeing Over and Over

Though I'm a firm believe in the power of doing whatever you damn well want—and in fact applaud design rule breakers—sometimes design "mistakes" …

The dark age of soulless sans-serif logos is coming to an end

We may have reached the close of the era of uber-sleek, soulless, sans serif-based logos. According to the latest LogoLounge trends report, graphic designers are bringing back luscious serifs in an effort to infuse brands with personality and charm.<p>The “serif-redux” trend, as LogoLounge founder …

Typography

Lucchese Jonah Zip-Up Boot Review: These American-Made Boots Are Hard to Beat

I’ve worn roper-style Western boots for as long as I can remember. In high school, when my feet were big enough, I got a pair vintage Red Wing Pecos …

Before & After: A Trend-Proof Bath Remodel in Brooklyn

New York interior designers Keren and Thomas Richter of The White Arrow were called on to renovate the bathroom of a floor full apartment in Park …

Everything You Need to Know About Rebel Savile Row Tailor, Tommy Nutter

At the height of its fame, Nutters of Savile Row was “<i>the</i> place for men’s clothes,” according to the <i>Daily Mail</i>, “a whizz-bang success,” and its …