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Falling for Frank Lloyd Wright in Pennsylvania's Laurel Highlands

Touring three Frank Lloyd Wright houses in two days will make a visitor sure of two things.<p>No. 1: The brilliant, phenomenally talented architect envisioned houses that remain functional as well as beautiful well over half a century after construction.<p>No. 2: This eccentric, irascible man would have …

Frank Lloyd Wright

The best Pilates studios in NYC

Lots of people think that cardio or heavy lifting = the best way to get in shape, but may we suggest Pilates? NYC has a ton of studios where you can …

This is how often you should clean your home, according to science

For most of us, the thought of steaming our carpets or cleaning out the crisper section of the refrigerator makes us want to crawl under the covers. …

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This is how little Siberians learn to love our trademark cold, and stay healthy

A daily bucket of icy water poured over the head 'helps block winter illnesses, and makes children optimistic'.

The 13 best beaches in the USA

Sick of trudging around town in boots and a coat? Don’t worry, shorts weather is just a few weeks away. To get you pumped for beach season—and to …

Stunning Photos Document Ballet Dancers Gracefully Exploring Their Cities

You may or may not have heard of the <i>Ballerina Project</i>, an ongoing series of photographs capturing elegant dancers throughout the world, in an urban context. The project, which was founded by photographer Dane Shitagi, draws inspiration from the raw atmosphere of the cities they're shot in, creating …

Articles about 6 modern homes copper designs and craft on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>If you have a nomadic streak and like waking up in a different place every few months, weeks, or even days, then a home on wheels...<p>Anonymous mass production is losing its mass-market appeal, and there’s a …

Breathtaking Bronze Sculptures Celebrate the Visual Poetry of the Human Form

Michael James Talbot is a master at creating breathtaking bronze sculptures that venerate the gentle tension and balance of the female form. The London-based artist is well known for his exquisite pieces that are intricate celebrations of the human body. Reminiscent of classic Greek and Roman style …

In L. A., a Wright House at Auction

A house with a one-of-a-kind pedigree will soon hit the auction block in Los Angeles.<p>Built in 1939 -- the same year as Fallingwater -- it was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, its construction supervised by a young John Lautner.<p><i>George D. Sturges Residence, Frank Lloyd Wright</i><p>Its most recent owners …

Frank Lloyd Wright's Guggenheim-Inspired 1955 Auto Showroom for Maximilian Hoffman

If this was <i>The Daily News</i>, I'd lead off with the sensationalist headline "Frank Lloyd Wright Fathered More Children Than New York City Buildings!" …

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5 Reasons Why Men Can (and Should!) Do Barre Class

<b>Barre class?</b> Like, the ballet-dancer workout? Nope. No way. Not a chance.<p>If you're a human of the dude persuasion, that's probably what you're thinking. That's what I was thinking. My reluctance had a little to do with my prematurely stiff, 26-year-old knees—my grandma and I were once taking the …