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Jennifer Aniston Sports Sleek Brown Bob While Out in Boston

Looking good, Jennifer Aniston!<p>The actress, 45, showed off a darker new do, a fresh face and a big grin on Friday at the Living Proof Style Lab in …

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Top 10 Essential Tools Airbnb Hosts Should Have

<i>Zach Taiji is a freelance writer/photographer by night and a public relations professional by day for Pulp-PR and River House Development.</i><p>With over half a million listings worldwide in 192 countries, vacation rental service Airbnb has skyrocketed to popularity since its inception in 2008. Because …

Celebrate the Twelve Days of Christmas, Ad-Agency Style

Along with the eggnog and scores of holiday-party invitations comes yet another seasonal tradition: Agencies showing off their technical and creative …

Inside Airbnb’s Whimsical New Headquarters

One of the appeals of Airbnb is in the daydreaming. With a few clicks, you can stay in a beach bungalow in Thailand, or a Brooklyn loft, or a rustic French villa.<p><i>Dr. Strangelove</i>, War Room (top), Airbnb (below)<p>The founders have given their newly opened headquarters the same sense of fantasy. In a …

10 Gift Ideas For The Tasteful Alcoholic

What to get the friend who aspires to <i>Mad Men</i>‘s boozy workdays and always has a fully stocked bar? Indulge his or her happy hour habit with beautiful drinking accessories, of course!<p>Image: Vitreluxe Glassworks Stump Glasses<p>From the fine wine connoisseur to the bourbon explorer to the beer snob just …

The 17 Most Amazing User Interfaces Of The Year

See more of the year’s best design: <br>Essays <br>Branding <br>Apps <br>Houses <br>Books <br>Art <br>Photo Essays <br>Advice <br>Video Games <br>Videos<p>The iPhone is fantastic, but there’s a future waiting for us beyond touchscreens. It’s a place where bits and bricks combine, where the ethereal digital world becomes corporeal, where we …

The New Balm: Three Lip Oils We Love

Oil has officially blown up in the beauty world—we now use them on our skin, hair, and body. But what about oils for the lips? Suddenly, lip oil …

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60 Second Beauty: Pacifica Purify Coconut Water Cleansing Wipes

Nothing evokes summer memories quite like the scent of real coconut, which is why I'm absolutely in love with Pacifica Purify Coconut Water Cleansing …

How Google Unified Its Products With A Humble Index Card

Search. Google Now. Google+. Google Glass. The common design element is a subtle coup: index cards.<p>If you hadn’t noticed, every Google service has been trending toward a certain understated elegance. The company’s infamous era of championing 41 shades of blue is long over, as the company has …

Google’s Dead-Simple Tool For Making UX Decisions: 2 Jars Of Marbles

When the Android team wants to decide whether a design decision is good or bad, they turn to the least techie of tricks.<p>Nothing is perfect. So even for the most successful platforms, design needs to continuously evolve. But beyond mere gut instinct or that ephemeral talent of taste, how can you …

A Beautifully Curated Online Shop Dedicated To Today’s Mobile Workers

Mobilegear.com teamed up with Lunar Design to create a curated e-commerce solution for the untethered workforce.<p>Mobile workers are a fast-growing group. Almost one-fourth of Americans work some hours from home each week, and the number of companies that give their employees the option to work …

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6 Ways To Create A Culture Of Innovation

Reward employees with time to think, while providing them with the structure they need.<p>Every organization is designed to get the results it gets. Poor performance comes from a poorly designed organization. Superior results emerge when strategies, business models, structure, processes, technologies, …

A Designer Overhauls The NSA’s Atrocious Powerpoint Presentation

Slide show expert Emiland De Cubber transforms the NSA’s clunky Prism deck with minimalist cool.<p>When news of the NSA’s classified Prism program broke last week, revealing that the U.S. government had ordered the collection of all Americans’ online activities, many cried foul over the Obama …

We're Loving Short and Sweet Hair for Summer!

Every year, as the mercury starts to rise, we have to figure out a hot-weather hair strategy. And while we love pony's, updos, braids, and …

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Coke Crowdsources Song For American Idol Finale

What does it take to craft a song that will be performed on a top TV singing competition? At least 4,200 people and eight marketing agencies.<p>When …

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Our favorite five @pressedjuicery! xo, Team Zoe (Taken with Instagram at Pressed Juicery)

Our favorite five @pressedjuicery! xo, Team Zoe (Taken with Instagram at Pressed Juicery)

Team Zoe’s Greek feast from @bigfatpita…tastes just as delish as it looks!! (Taken with instagram)

Team Zoe’s Greek feast from @bigfatpita…tastes just as delish as it looks!! (Taken with instagram)

Exclusive Q&A: The Zoe Report & Jamie-Lynn Sigler of CJ Free

Few things are more satisfying than shopping for a cause—walking away with a bevy of goods whose proceeds go to charity is a serious double whammy! Totally smitten with today’s AccessZOEries feature, CJ Free bracelets, we wanted to know more about the gorgeous and do-good designs—who better to ask than one half of the brains behind the label, Miss Jamie-Lynn Sigler!? Read on and fall in love with our latest philanthropic label du jour!<p><b>1. How did the concept of CJ Free come about?</b><p>When I moved …

Thanks Tatcha for these yummy afternoon treats from Frosted Cupcakery! (Taken with Instagram)

Thanks Tatcha for these yummy afternoon treats from Frosted Cupcakery! (Taken with Instagram)

On Wednesdays, we wear hats… (Taken with Instagram)

On Wednesdays, we wear hats… (Taken with Instagram)

Cake & champagne to celebrate Lauren’s upcoming wedding this weekend - what a gorj bride she’ll be! (Taken with Instagram)

Cake & champagne to celebrate Lauren’s upcoming wedding this weekend - what a gorj bride she’ll be! (Taken with Instagram)

Congrats to Lauren, the winner of our TZR Birthday Pinterest Contest & a $500 giftcard to Barneys New York! Click here to view her winnin…

Congrats to Lauren, the winner of our TZR Birthday Pinterest Contest & a $500 giftcard to Barneys New York! Click here to view her winning board, and thanks to all who participated!

The Zoe Report

NYFW Boot Camp as coached by Rebecca Minkoff, Leandra Medine & Hilary Rhoda—are YOU ready for the madness? ;)

Team Zoe keeping up-to-speed on all things NYFW at RZ HQ, naturally (Taken with Instagram)

Team Zoe keeping up-to-speed on all things NYFW at RZ HQ, naturally (Taken with Instagram)

Checking out some of Jennifer Fisher’s latest pieces while she’s in LA! How major is her jewelry right now?!

Checking out some of Jennifer Fisher’s latest pieces while she’s in LA! How major is her jewelry right now?!

A leopard box from Dolce & Gabbana can only mean good things… (Animalier Signature Collection, so pretty we want to just stare at it inst…

A leopard box from Dolce & Gabbana can only mean good things… (Animalier Signature Collection, so pretty we want to just stare at it instead of use it!)

Hold the line - Team Zoe embarking on a major DIY mission! Stay tuned for results

Hold the line - Team Zoe embarking on a major DIY mission! Stay tuned for results

Team Zoe sweet tooths (teeth?) = satisfied…YUM! @bakedbymelissa (Taken with Instagram)

Team Zoe sweet tooths (teeth?) = satisfied…YUM! @bakedbymelissa (Taken with Instagram)

Ear candy alert! How major is this Jacquie Aiche curved diamond cuff?

Ear candy alert! How major is this Jacquie Aiche curved diamond cuff?