Steven Harvey

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World's smallest garden is a self-watering pot made from a repurposed glass bottle

<b>BYOB, add water, insert Urban Leaf device, and enjoy growing some of your own food in a small space.</b><p>Forgive me if I'm speaking to the choir a bit …

7 ‘apartment-in-a-box’ designs for tiny spaces

Small living, made easy<p>As micro apartments become ever more prevalent in cities around the world, architects and designers seem to have grasped firmly onto one idea: the “all-in-one” furniture solution that combines multiple functions into one module. The premise is simple. By tucking in everything …

Have Your Couch's Back: Sofa & Console Tables Under $250

(Image credit: The Design Co. via Houzz)<p>I tell anyone who's trying to figure out where to put their sofa that if they can help it and have the room …

Earth's newest continent 'Zealandia' was found thanks to a giant underwater land grab

By now you've probably seen the big geology news: Earth has a brand-new continent called Zealandia, and it's been hiding from us for ages.<p>What's less widely known about the discovery, however, is how it came about — and what it means for we humans who live on top of the rocks.<p>Zealandia, which spans …

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5 Go-To Furniture Sources for Small Spaces

It's no small feat to pack all the essentials into a small space. These brands make it easier<p>It's no secret that finding furniture for a small space can be a struggle. Outfitting any home is a project in itself, and when strict measurements come into play, the task is even harder. As urban living …

America, You Look Like an Arab Country Right Now

Welcome to the club.<p>Dear America,<p>We have been watching the drama of your presidential elections with much interest and curiosity for some time now. It’s hard not to notice the many similarities between our own countries and yours. From fiery inauguration protests and bitter disputes about crowd …

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Hold The Storefront: How Delivery-Only “Ghost” Restaurants Are Changing Takeout

“Ghost restaurants” with no physical location are popping up across the country. Can a restaurant succeed if it’s delivery-only?<p>Hungry New Yorkers ordering meals through such online services as Seamless or Eat24 order everything from sushi to burgers to tacos. But when they order from certain …

How WeWork Capitalizes On Aging Architecture

The coworking company is remaking historic and aging buildings across America.<p>“They don’t build ’em like they used to.” It’s an oft-repeated phrase by those who wax nostalgic. But in the case of the Corbin Building–an office building architect Francis H. Kimball designed in 1888–the saying holds …

The evolution of Hudson Yards: from “Death Avenue” to NYC’s most advanced neighborhood

The megaproject-in-progress has had many lives<p><i>Some neighborhood names appear to be</i> <i>jokes</i><i>. Some have</i> <i>stuck around for centuries</i><i>, despite changing connotations. Some</i> <i>shift</i> <i>with the winds of gentrification. Welcome to</i> <i>Blurred Lines</i><i>, in which</i> <i>writer Keith Williams</i> <i>studies New York City's changing neighborhood</i> …

These are the top financial services providers and fintech startups

After reaching $19 billion in total in 2015, global fintech funding had already hit $15 billion by mid-August 2016. Several innovative financial services and fintech companies are driving that growth by attracting investors who are offering new financial products and services.<p>But as more and more …

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Herbal Smoke Blend

Sourced directly from native people within Central and South America via sustainable trade, Anima Mundi Apothecary's herbal blends, tonics and elixirs are made with love in NYC. They've made a special relaxing blend of medicinal herbs for Tetra that—when smoked in a pipe or vape—can decongest, …

Holiday Gift Guide 2015: House Proud

Some of the best presents to give your loved ones are things they would never buy for themselves—whether it's non-essential, something seemingly extravagant, useless but pretty or even self-indulgent. And yet, these oftentimes make for the most beautiful, engaging gifts. From throw blankets to …

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Holiday Gift Guide 2015: The Green Thumb

Whether buying for an expert gardener who has acres of backyard or an apartment-dwelling succulent-killer, there's something for every kind of plant enthusiast this season. From beautiful watering cans that double as vases, to traditional Japanese gardening tools and even books about plants (for …

Gift Guide: Midcentury Style from Modernica in LA

Twenty-five years ago, Los Angeles-based Modernica started out as a vintage shop, founded to celebrate the products and principles of American …

Tag: Bedrooms

Before & After: A French-Inflected Townhouse Renovation in Williamsburg, Brooklyn<p>by Alexa Hotz<p>Steal This Look: A Loft Bedroom with Colorful Accents …

Maple Bacon Candle

It doesn't matter if you're scarfing down a sad, protein-filled meal replacement bar for breakfast — you can keep your kitchen smelling like a …

In Images: South Africa's Stunning Treetop Walkway

The much anticipated Treetop Walkway through the Arboretum in Cape Town's Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden is now open to the public. Located 11 metres …

Air Plant Sea Urchin Planters

These air plants look so appropriate emerging from their sea urchin and sea shell planters like some kind of mysterious underwater creatures. Made by artist Robin Humphrey of design studio RobinCharlotte, these little air plants can live comfortably year-round in their sea shell homes.<p>Irish Nectar]

How to Ditch Tourist Spots and Build Your Own Kickass Vacation Plan

Sometimes, a vacation plan is pretty obvious: hit the hotel, relax, and wander around. But other times, you want to push things to the next level. …

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Be Cool: Terra Cotta Pot Cools the Air Using Only Water

This terra cotta pot is much more than it seems at first. It isn’t just a decorative item; it cools the air in your home through a concept called …

Living Rooms

Healthy Skoop

It's almost impossible to ingest all the superfoods we've been instructed to eat on a daily basis. There aren't enough meals in the day—and even if there were, not all of the listed produce are readily available. Skoop is changing that and they're doing so with ease, awareness and a respect for …

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The Coolest Backpack You'll Ever Find for Under $30

<i>Today's pick comes from Racked New York contributor Claudia Saide.</i><p>Mossimo Supply Co. Geometric Print Backpack Handbag, $23.99 at Target<p>I have this obsession with backpacks, so when I noticed an entire display of them by <b>Mossimo</b> at Target, you can imagine my excitement. I mean, the store was stocked …

Rest Your Head on the Cannabis-Printed Giant Stash Pillowcase

Crowdfunding projects allow creative minds to turn ideas into businesses, but it all depends on the interest shown by the public. Spotted on …

Jolby & Friends’ Go Surf Yourself sculpture - The Fox Is Black

Just snagged myself one of these rad new sculptures from Jolby & Friends called Go Surf Yourself. It’s a rad little wave guy carrying a surfboard who …

Perspective Clocks

Tel Aviv-based Studio Ve is comprised of Shay Carmon and Ben Klinger, two young men who like exploring objects and their conception—whether it's a Two Leg Table or a Toast-ER that "revives" sad bread. More recently they've been experimenting with clocks, and their previous Manifold and Lithe …

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The Commuter Suit by Parker Dusseau

Biking to work no longer means looking like a triathlete in training. From casual and functional collections like Levi's Commuter Series and Giro's New Road to cyclist specific bags of all styles, cycling apparel has improved drastically in recent years, but few—if any—have approached the suit …

The Commuter

27 Cool Tech Gifts to Surprise Your Loved One With

#11 will banish low-battery panic forever.<p>Whether you're shopping for technophobes <i>or</i> tech-elites, there's something here that'll make every friend or family member happy.

10 Easy Pieces: Humidifiers

Did you know that humidifiers come in surprising shapes, sizes, and materials (several with interesting design names attached)? Or that proper …