Yi Wei Lim

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Denmark's Montana Takes a Modern Approach to Household Storage

When Peter J. Lassen first developed the Montana System, it was built on very complex mathematical and philosophical calculations with a very simple aim.<p>"Every Montana element should be able to be infinitely combined and... practical, goodlooking, durable, and independent of changes in fashion."<p>It …

Dining Rooms

Illustrated Typographic Floor Mosaics Document Designer’s Journey Around the World

Like many modern-day designers, New York-based creative Nick Misani is skilled in the art of typography. Unlike most of his contemporaries, however, Misani combines his text-related talents with photography to create realistic digital art. Misani beautifully presents this unique approach to graphic …

Typography

Meet March & White, The British Design Duo Invading America

Few design teams have built a more formidable reputation for elegance with an edge than March & White, the London-based architecture and interior design studio that has quickly amassed a global clientele of luxury hotels, restaurants, and condominiums.<p>The duo - Elliot March and James White – has …

Interior Design

Historic seaside home transformed into stunning ‘modern cave’

The home fantastically balances old and new details<p>We’ve come to expect extraordinary work from Tel Aviv-based Pitsou Kedem Architects, whether it’s a brawny concrete villa, a minimalist retreat, or a pool-topped penthouse. But Pitsou has somehow managed to top themselves again with the airy …

Architecture

The Sexy, Unusual Bedroom Detail We Love

There's something I really love about an upholstered headboard. It's like a headboard that wants to be a pillow. Come, it says. Sit here. Lean on me. …

Houses

How to Pull Off a Monochromatic Room

Yes, there is a good kind of "matchy-matchy"<p>A monochromatic room—bold, eye-catching, unabashedly intentional—is the opposite of timid. But for those just straying from a polychromatic path, the thought of actually creating one can be downright intimidating. Where to start? How much color is too …

Interior Design

9 of the highest-rated sunless tanners, because no one wants to be orange

We’ve got nothing against orange. It’s a lovely color, which we especially like when it comes to things like sunsets and mimosas. But when it comes …

Beauty

The 10 Brightest Liquid Highlighters to Make Your Summer Glow Start Now

Put down the powder highlighter and fan brush because these liquid highlighters are going to change your life and your makeup routine. Liquid highlighters and luminizers are the multiuse products you didn't know you needed. First of all, the serum-like formula is easy to blend, so it can be used …

Makeup

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s beauty look at Cannes Day 1 is so easy to do

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has been a Cannes Film Festival veteran with L’Oréal Paris for 16 years now. The Bollywood actor arrived at the French Riviera …

Makeup

This Is the 31-Day Detox Your Career Needs

Even ladies who’ve managed to get their dream job have days when their career starts to feel a bit <i>blah</i>. But instead of turning in your letter of resignation on a whim, there are a few things you can do to feel happier at work. Along with finding a great mentor and learning how to successfully play …

Brit + Co

How to Bring the Pantone Far-Fetched Palette into Your Home

When it comes to Pantone‘s Far-Fetched palette — Ruby Wine? Yes, please. But there’s so much more to love. The collection combines rosy shades with earthy tones, like dark berry and light tan that pair with every kind of decor from sleek velvet accents to desert-chic. Scroll on for 16 inspiring …

Home Decorating

9 Beauty Products That Can Stand Up to Summer Heat

Summer is almost here (yay), but with every pool party and backyard BBQ comes a slew of warm-weather hair and makeup problems that stand between you and low-key slayage. The time has come to reach for the best and brightest that the beauty industry has to combat those dreaded cases of summer frizz, …

Makeup

Stop Spending A Fortune On Expensive Nut Butters And Make It At Home With These Easy Recipes

So easy and delicious!<p>Posted on May 18, 2017, 17:01 GMT<p>Homemade Nut Butters 4 Ways<p>Each recipe makes 16 ounces<p>Honey Peanut Butter<p>INGREDIENTS<p>3 cups roasted unsalted peanuts<p>2-3 tablespoons honey<p>Salt, to taste<p>2-3 tablespoons canola oil<p>Food processor<p>PREPARATION<p>1. In a food processor, blend peanuts. …

Recipes

27 Best Drugstore Beauty Products You Can Buy Right Now

It can be difficult to decipher which products in the drugstore beauty aisle will actually work for you, especially when there are hundreds of …

Skin Care

Ransomware attack shows backdoor dangers, say privacy advocates

SAN FRANCISCO — Privacy experts are calling the global ransomware attack that hit 150 countries a prime example of why requiring tech companies to create backdoors into computer programs is a bad idea, because of the danger those digital keys might be stolen.<p>“This is a fine example of the …

Privacy

Macron’s Cabinet Gives Glimpse of How He Plans to Govern France

PARIS — The cabinet announced on Wednesday by the government of France’s newly elected president, Emmanuel Macron, is made up of a carefully chosen cast of characters meant to signal how he plans to govern.<p>It has some appointments from the left and some from the right; it is evenly divided between …

France

30 *Totally* Impressive Homemade Salad Dressing Recipes

For some, the idea of cooking from scratch sounds like a nuisance; why waste time making your own sauces, spices, and spreads when you can grab them ready-made at the store? But more people are taking the homemade route these days, and we encourage you to give it a go. Salad dressing is an easy …

Cooking

21 Affordable Mid-Century Modern Furniture Finds from Wayfair

If your style leans toward low-seating sofas, geometric patterns, and stylish silhouettes, you’ve got a taste for mid-century modern. While the price tag can be a bit hard to swallow, there *are* affordable options out there! Wayfair carries a variety of budget-friendly and #ontrend options — from …

Mid-Century modern

The founder of the world’s largest hedge fund says the ‘magnitude’ of the next downturn will be epic

Ray Dalio of Bridgewater Associates has some good news for Wall Street investors, and some bad news.<p>Quotes in the article<p>Compucon Computer …

Finance

10 Famous Photographers Whose Self-Portraits Are Much More Than Just a Selfie

Not long after the invention of photography came the first self-portrait, snapped in 1839 by Robert Cornelius. And as much as self-portraiture has been a hallmark of painters throughout art history, photographers have continued this grand tradition. As humans, our face and body have incredible …

Street Photography

Art History: How Van Gogh’s ‘The Starry Night’ Came to Be and Continues to Inspire Artists

Vincent van Gogh is arguably one of the most iconic artists of all time with a well-known and universally adored body of work. As a pioneering Post-Impressionist painter, Van Gogh played a key role in paving the way for modern art. Among his many famous paintings, <i>The Starry Night</i> (1889)<i>,</i> a piece …

Artists

Artist Uses Single Continuous Line to Create Striking Minimalist Tattoos

In 2015, we were mesmerized by Berlin-based artist Mo Ganji‘s collection of simplistic yet stunning line tattoos. Rendered only in black ink, each minimalist tattoo is created using a single, continuous line. Even with such a limited composition, Ganji is able to aptly represent and capture the …

Tattoos

How to Arrange Furniture in an Open Space

Designer Tamara Eaton masterfully creates four different seating arrangements in a single sprawling room<p>In cramped Manhattan, wide-open spaces are cause for great excitement. (Head to Central Park on a summer Saturday if you need proof.) "Open floor plans are lovely, especially when confined to …

Houses

West Hollywood Condo—How to Decorate With Color

Combine a young artist with an eye for fine art and a designer who's unafraid of bold colors, and you're guaranteed to get a space that's entirely …

18 Organized Bathrooms That Are Serious #Goals

If perusing ah-mazing storage solutions on Pinterest is high on your hobby list, get ready to fall in love with these clutter-free spaces. From spacious, modern arrangements to space-saving shelving ideas, we’ve gathered up 18 Insta-worthy organization gems that’ll have you ruling bathroom decor in …

Bathrooms

Why You Should Look for Hyaluronic Acid in Your Skin-Care Products

Hyaluronic acid is the essential ingredient every single person needs in their skin-care routine, regardless of skin type, complexion, or conditions. …

Skin Care

Bobbi Brown's Top 10 Beauty Tips for Natural Makeup

Makeup artist Bobbi Brown has been an advocate for natural-looking makeup since the '80s, when contouring and blue eyeshadow were all the rage. "I remember my first [photoshoot], of a beautiful model that looked tan and bronze, and I showed it to a very well-known makeup artist at the time and he …

Makeup

This $4 Apricot Highlighter Looks Incredible on Everyone

There are so many highlighters out in the universe right now it's blinding—and, to be honest, hard to tell a lot of them apart. (Or find one that doesn't involve the word <i>unicorn.</i>) It takes a special product to stand out from the shimmer that not only looks fantastic on a diverse range of skin tones …

Makeup

Finally, An Easy Trick For Finding The Right Foundation Shade

Bobbi Brown is a legend in the beauty industry, and whenever she shares her advice, we’re all ears. Although she recently left her 26-year-old …

Makeup

Here’s what Too Faced’s new Just Peachy eyeshadow palette looks like, and OMG

Well, if there’s one thing we can say about Jerrod Blandino it’s that the man doesn’t keep us waiting for too long. Just a few hours after giving us …

Makeup