Philippa Kent

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The Best Tutorials To Help You Ace Next Season's Smokey Eye

Fashion<p>by Daniela Morosini | 02 03 2015<p>Jason Lloyd Evans<p>The Best Tutorials For This Season's Smokey Eye<p><!--[if gte mso 9]><p><![endif]--><p>Etro and …


How to Choose Paint Colors

Designer Scot Meacham Wood, formerly of Ralph Lauren and now owner of his eponymous design firm, answers a question from a reader about choosing paint colors and finishes.<p><b>Q: What are your best tips and methods for choosing paint colors? How do you decide on a finish? —Susan T.</b><p><b>A:</b> Paint color can be …

Proof That Designers Are Still Crazy For Collage Walls

Interior designers are still madly in love with jam-packed, art-clustered walls.<p>Interior designer and blogger Paloma Contreras snaps a captivating corner.<p>Fabric designer Madeline Weinrib starts her collage wall on the floor.<p>At New York City's Kips Bay Show House, interior designer Alessandra Branca …

14 Sneaky Mistakes That Can Decrease Your Home's Value

Real estate experts say these missteps could cost you in the long run.<p>Real estate experts say these missteps could cost you in the long run.

55 Inspiring Small Kitchens You'll Absolutely Fall In Love With

Even tiny kitchens can have serious style.<p>These charming and stylish designer kitchens have the fabulous inspiration you need to spice up your tiny cooking space.


Danish It Girl Pernille Teisbaek Shares Her Guide to Scandinavian Style

First, it was the insouciant cool of the Parisians, then came the devil-may-care retro looks of the Brits. Now, the stylish inhabitants of Sweden, Denmark, and Norway are having their moment—and it’s not just all ABBA and alpine skiing. To get the low-down on all things chic and Nordic, we turned …

The 10 Soothing Paint Colors That Will Change Your Life

We're feeling more relaxed already.<p>Color has the power to heal your spirit: It can be soothing, healing and make you feel reborn. So we asked 10 interior designers to share their favorite feel-good colors. Will one make it to your home?

21 Problems You Can Solve With Baking Soda

Seriously, store a box of this stuff in every room of your house.<p>Sure, it's a pro at making chewy chocolate chip cookies, but baking soda's real claim-to-fame is its power to freshen and clean many spots in your home. It's a super-effective (but gentle) abrasive and is a great natural deodorizer, …

Yoga power: why it's time for us to 'woman up'

Power yoga, hot yoga… Our current love affair with the more intense branches of the practice are the last thing we need, says the celebrated yogi Jane Kersel<p><i>This article was first published on 4th January, 2015 and has been republished ahead of International Yoga Day</i>.<p>It is hard to reconcile the …

The 33 best jazz albums of 2014

CDs from Herbie Hancock, Jamie Cullum and Dr John are among the best jazz albums of 2014. Updated weekly<p><b>See best jazz albums of 2016</b><p><b>BEST JAZZ ALBUMS OF 2014</b><p><b>Herbie Hancock: The Warner Bros Years [1969-1972] (Warner)</b><p>A boxed-set that covers an extraordinary creative three years, a little island of …

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Daily Inspiration #1937

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

The 18 Best Holiday Party Looks to Suit Every Shape: Figure-flattering Dresses, Jumpsuits, and More

Welcome to December, which is hereby officially known as Holiday Party Season. The thing to remember here, as you stifle your low-grade anxiety attack while rifling through your various invitations—casting your keen eye over those which require maybe only a jewelry update, a new shoe, or a total …

25 Rooms Transformed Beyond Belief

The Hostess Hacks You Need For Your Next Party

Elegant and easy tricks.<p>Take your entertaining game to the next level with these elegant and easy tricks.

Ask the Kitchen Experts: Jersey Ice Cream Co.

Chances are, you’ve already admired the work of Jersey Ice Cream Co.‘s Tara Mangini and Percy Bright–the duo are longtime Remodelista favorites and …

The sourdough crispbread the foodies love

The unlikely collaboration between two former Cadbury Schweppes executives and a Swedish baker led to the creation of a crispbread adored by Nigel Slater and Mark Hix<p>Challenged to imagine the world’s least exciting food company, you might start with a quartet of fiftysomething directors who have a …

Nina's "Cool and Crafted" Room

Name:<p>Nina<p>Location:<p>Seattle, WA<p>Division:<p>Light<p>Inspiration for my palette:<p>I love intense colors and patterns — my family is from India and China, so I …

A Plain Bedroom Becomes the Ultimate Masculine Retreat

A bachelor's bedroom gets a stylish update.<p><b>The Bedroom BEFORE</b><p>A bachelor's Atlanta, Georgia, bedroom looked more like a standard guest room than a gentleman's retreat. "The overall design objective was to create a restful abode with a masculine aesthetic," James Wheeler of J. Wheeler Designs</b> …

Charles' "California Sunset" Room

Like this entry? Favorite it below!<p>Name:CharlesLocation:West Hollywood, CADivision:WarmInspiration for my palette:Orange is an energetic, passionate …

Google Offers A Very Important Security Feature And You Should Enable It Right Away

Over the weekend several celebrity accounts were hacked and nude photos of the celebrities were leaked online.<p>There were many ways the hackers could have gained access to the photos, including via iCloud as well as other cloud services, like Google Drive.<p>In a statement, Apple said: "To protect …

Information Systems

4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …


Winter dresses: 25 styles to wear now

25 images<p>There's a new season on the way, and with it, a whole host of items to invest in. The first on our agenda has to be finding the best winter …


Lentils and Chickpeas with Greens

A power lunch for grown-ups and kids alike.<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup green lentils<p>3 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>½ bunch greens, such as spinach, kale, or Swiss chard, bottom stems trimmed<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>1 15-oz. can chickpeas, rinsed<p>4 cherry tomatoes, halved or quartered if large<p>1 …


A Blah New York Apartment Gets a Luxe Makeover

A stunning space with ho-hum decor gets an upgrade worthy of its address with this luxe makeover.<p>A stunning space with ho-hum decor gets an upgrade worthy of its address with this luxe makeover.

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