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This is how you make your home minimalist!

Ask any interior designer and they'll tell you that minimalist design schemes have a definite place in modern homes and continue to delight those …

Minimalism

10 Pieces of World Market Decor That Will Instantly Refresh Your Bathroom For Fall

If the hot and humid Summer months have left everything in your house with a coat of mildew, fear not. The start of Fall is the perfect time to give every room in your home a quick-and-easy refresh — even the bathroom. And with a few decor swaps from World Market, you can create a big design change …

10 Easy Apartment Decorating Ideas

Layer Rugs for a Fun Vibe<p>There are so many reasons to add rugs to your apartment’s decor--to hide your landlord’s questionable flooring choices, to …

Home Decorating

Keep clutter at bay with these clever organizing products

I’m always searching for storage products and other organizational tools for my clients. Although I don’t think that bins, baskets and shelves alone can solve someone’s organizational problems, they are helpful in providing a designated place for belongings. Clutter tends to pile up when people …

100 Photography Tips by Eric Kim

Don’t compare your photos to anybody else (but yourself)<p>When in doubt, take a step closer.<p>Shoot from the gut in the streets; edit with your brain at …

Street Photography

Shooting 7 Headshots on 1 Wall with 1 Model

The first time I sketched a photo was in 2011. It had never crossed my mind before that. Up until then I had never really needed it. I was five years …

Photography

Editors’ Picks: 12 Best Pajamas for Lounging

Putting on a favorite pair of pajamas is a sure-bet way to unwind. Here, the sleepwear that we swear by–plus some investment pieces that we dream …

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Dwell

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Sustainable House in Mexico Offers Flexible Living Space

<b>Paul Cremoux Studio</b> completed <b>Casa Nirau</b>, an upgrade of a two-story family home in Mexico City. The sustainable house offers a flexible lifestyle, …

Architecture

11 Habits To Steal From People Who Are Never Late

Alarms aren't just for getting out of bed.<p><b>1. They plot out a week's worth of outfits.</b><p>Be honest: How much time do you waste staring into your closet in a pre-caffeine haze, wondering what to wear? Elizabeth Hill of Wonder Woman I'm Not picks out five outfits every Sunday. "I put on one hanger the …

Time Management

Picsbuffet Lets You Explore Millions of Photos, Google Maps-Style

picsbuffet is a new visual image browsing system that lets you explore and search millions of photographs through an interface that feels like Google …

Maps

Excerpts from Uncle Bob’s Wedding Photo Blog

We all know Uncle Bob: the man, the myth, the photobombing, shot-blocking, wedding-wrecking legend! Turns out, when he purchased his first digital …

Weddings

15 Of The Most Relaxing Photos We've Ever Seen

These people are truly living their best lives.<p>These images of people at their most relaxed are sure to give you plenty of ideas on how to spend your weekend or next "mental health day." Don't worry though, we won't tell your boss.

Headphones

Articles about luxurious apartment greenwich village only 520 square feet on Dwell.com - Dwell

A designer of grand homes packs all the essentials—and more—into a Manhattan studio of his own.<p>Graham Hill shares another view of the near-magical efficiency of his 350-square-foot apartment in New York.<p>A 196-square-foot house born of architectural know-how, an enterprising spirit, and just over …

The 9 Paint Color Mistakes You Should Never Make

Case in point: This bedroom — it makes four of them.<p>If you ever spent more time agonizing over the difference between "Sunshine Yellow" and "Daylight Yellow" than you have with your family in a given week, we feel your pain. Choosing a color isn't a decision to take lightly, as it sets a room's …

VSCO Raises Another $30 Million, Now Has 20 Million App Users

Visual Supply Co., better known as VSCO, is becoming a juggernaut in the photo world. After raising an impressive $40 million from investors last May …

Camera Modes Explained

If you’re just learning about your camera, then chances are you’ve taken a look at the top of your camera only to become immediately confused. …

Learn How to Style the Latest Celebrity Updo Trend

The quiff (aka pompadour) was back in a big way at this year’s Oscars , and the trend isn’t dying down anytime soon (like you can keep a good pompadour down, anyway!). Fashioned on the red carpet by the likes of Rita Ora , Scarlett Johansson and Cate Blanchett , the modern quiff is swept back and …

Hair

Articles about playful materials refresh dated hollywood home on Dwell.com - Dwell

To avoid major reconstruction, JAC Interiors employed bright colors and eclectic textures to create a fresh, vibrant atmosphere...<p>Mad Men’s Vincent Kartheiser has all he needs in his compact, 580-square-foot Hollywood abode.<p>This architect thinks of everything for his summer escape, pizza oven …

Chic Modern Forest Home in Lithuania by Studija Archispektras

How big a role does music really play in your life? While many of us spend endless hours hooked to our iPods, most of our decorating choices …

Living Rooms

Be Shallow - A Guide to Wide Aperture Photography

One of the many things that often differentiates a photographer from a snap shooter is the use of depth of field. Shallow depth of field is one of …

Subject Placement Tips in Photography

This should be one of the most obvious things in an image yet many people have absolutely no idea as to where it should go. Most people take their …

Close-up Portrait Photo Tips

Martin Schoeller is famed for his stunning close-up portraits, but he says that’s not because he possesses the innate ability to coach his subjects …

Photography

Tips for Holding a Camera

Depending on the type of camera you have, there are some basic techniques required to ensure that you have a stable platform on which to start taking …

Brandon Stanton's Humans of New York – in pictures

When Brandon Stanton lost his job as a bond trader he took up photography. His pictures of strangers on the streets of New York became huge hits on Tumblr and Facebook – and now his book, Humans of New York (St Martin's Press), has debuted at No 1 on the New York Times bestseller list

How to Photograph Strangers: The 100 Strangers Project

A Guest submission by Matt John Robinson The First Stranger Taking the portrait of a person whom you’ve just met moments before is one of the most …