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10 Small Outdoor Spaces That Deserve Instagram Fame

Having a small backyard area doesn't mean you can't enjoy the outdoors as much as those with large, sweeping grass lawns (in fact, without all the …

Outdoor Spaces

The 50 Best Decorating Tips of All Time

Sorting socks, reading <i>Infinite Jest</i>, decorating our homes: Some things, simply put, are never finished. In the hopes of helping you decorate savvily …

Home Decorating

Colorfully Textured Buttercream Cakes Frosted to Look Like Fuzzy Shag Rugs

With a background in event planning and a passion for design, Los Angeles-based baker Alana Jones-Mann creates custom cakes that double as delightful works of edible art. In addition to conventional cake-decorating themes like flowers and festive holidays, Jones-Mann has also found inspiration in …

Bill Cunningham Apparently Wrote a Secret Memoir Before He Died, and It's Getting Published

Fans of the documentary <i>Bill Cunningham New York</i> will know that its subject, the late fashion and society photographer for <i>The New York Times</i>, was an extremely private man. Which is why it might surprise some that Bill Cunningham, who passed away in 2016, apparently wrote a memoir before his death …

Bill Cunningham

11 Old Fashioned Recipes That Put A Modern Twist on the Classic Cocktail

This isn't your dad's old fashioned.<p>The old fashioned is a classic cocktail, evoking some serious Mad Men vibes. But just because it's a classic doesn't mean you can't update it by adding fruit, candy, bacon, or even tequila. Bottoms up!

Cosmetics Queen Bobbi Brown Is Launching a Hotel—It's as Luxe as You'd Expect

After 25 years at the helm of her namesake cosmetics label, Bobbi Brown announced late last year she was departing the company, prompting a chorus of …

Luxury tree house in the heart of Manuel Antonio!: 3 BR Vacation Villa for Rent in Manuel Antonio , Costa Rica

About the property<p>3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, sleeps 7 Pool and outdoor Jacuzzi<p>This brand new style Bali Tree house is located in Manuel Antonio's …

Joanna Gaines Designed Her Most Genius Room Yet on Last Night’s "Fixer Upper"

It's definitely our favorite space so far from the final season.<p>One of the biggest perks of getting to work with Chip and Joanna Gaines on <i>Fixer Upper</i> is that the couple will go out of their way to personalize your home for <i>your</i> family. Case in point: the genius combination room the pair created in …

Why You Should Replace Your Kitchen Cabinets with Drawers

The typical American kitchen (as of this writing) has a row of upper cabinets and another, deeper row of cabinets under the countertop. The lower …

The Unsung Design Detail that Totally Makes the Room

Of course, new can be nice, but nothing beats the storied charm of old buildings. If you love the look as much as I do, and want to achieve something …

How To Squeeze Everything You Need into Your Tiny Bedroom

If you're faced with a teeny, tiny bedroom, you may be wondering how you can possibly fit in all the stuff you need—bed, nightstand, storage, …

Design Master Class: How to Get Lit Lighting

Without lighting, our homes would pretty much be out of commission once the sun sets. So not only is lighting practical from a standpoint of needing …

Decor Faux Pas to Fix Before Holiday Guests Arrive

As the season of inviting people to your home to gather during the holidays nears, now might be the right time to do a walk-through of your rooms …

An ’80s Man Cave Grows Up

Lindsay Weiss and Noah Turkus got a request from a client to revamp a loft apartment he had inherited. He had lived in it for years, and parts of the …

Man Caves

Design Master Class: How to Style Your Home Like a Pro

"Stuff"—we all have it. Some of us are just better at displaying ours than others. To level the playing field a bit we reached out to a bunch of …

How to Make Your Home Look More Expensive

Another way to fake it until you make it.<p>We don’t know about you, but when we were growing up we’d daydream about the fancy apartment or house that …

This Weatherboard Workers Cottage in Melbourne Gets a Stunning New Extension

Few cities in the world see as many home conversions and extensions as Melbourne. It is a sign of how most homeowners in Melbourne are looking for …

The Moonraker Speaker System Is A Tribute To Mid-Century Design

Handmade in California by skilled craftsmen, the Moonraker by bossa is a sleek and sophisticated speaker system that pays homage to mid-century …

Furniture

BabelOn is trying to create Photoshop for your voice

Speech synthesis -- the process of artificially creating the human voice -- isn't anything new. But a startup from San Francisco called BabelOn is working on a particularly unique offshoot of this technology. In a nutshell, BabelOn wants to make it a trivial matter to translate your own voice into …

Language

The best coffee tables you can buy

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><i>Emerald Home/Business Insider</i><p>The Insider Pick:<p>If you only consider the coffee table in your living room the place where you rest your feet …

This A-List Designer Shares the One Thing You Need in Your House

My table lamp by artist Jacques Duval-Brasseur looks like an abstract flower made of mixed metals, with stainless-steel petals and a curved bronze …

Dining Rooms

The Fundamentals of Space Planning Your Bedroom

(Image credit: Ashlee Rauback for Becki Owens)<p>So you just moved in (that, or you're itching to move some things around in your existing home). Now …

Here's How to Style the Nightstand of Your Dreams

Those who are constantly tinkering with their home decor will know that the poor, poor bedroom is often left for last. Hidden behind doors, it's easy …

Can Mark Cuban's monster 'rideable' bring hoverboards back?

Don't call Radical Moov a "hoverboard."<p>Yes, it's a personal mobility device, and, yes, you stand on it. And — OK, sure — it also auto-balances while …

Simply-Designed Desktop Organizer Becomes Kickstarter Smash

A lot of backers want the modular Gather system<p>Anytime a designer is looking to get something crowdfunded for 18 grand and winds up with a nearly …

Crowd Funding

Victorian cottage gets brick extension with surprising details

The Melbourne home includes a courtyard and pool<p>Another impressive Victorian renovation has been completed in Melbourne, Australia, and the resulting home offers a few surprising features.<p>Called Perimeter House, the project was helmed by local practice Make Architecture and involved adding a large …

Architecture

25 Style Rules Every Man Should Live By

Want to look a little more Newman and a little less <i>Newman</i>? Read on: This advice is sure to send you fashionably on your way.<p>1. Get to know your …

Men's Fashion

30 photos that show off the power of home staging

One technique that is often used, but rarely understood is home staging. Yes, we all know that there are many experts who specialize in this …

Rhubarb, Rose & Pistachios Pie - Cuisine Addict

Instructions<p>The dough<p>In a bowl, whisk the sugar with the egg yolks until frothy and foamy. Add the water.<p>Put the flour in a large bowl and add the …

Dessert

1 Sofa, 4 Ways: Transform Your Living Room Style

It's easy to get stuck on the style trappings of your existing furniture. Say you purchased an ultra modern sectional back when you were in a …