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Oedipal exposure: Leigh Ledare's photographs of his mother having sex

An attractive middle-aged woman, naked bar a pair of red high heels, poses as if for a porn shoot, her legs spread wide and a defiant look in her eyes. In another photograph, the woman is naked and laughing, entangled with a younger male lover. Elsewhere, in furtive black-and-white shots, she is …

Articles about tiny architecture 5 modern outbuildings on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Laure Tixier's series of felt pieces for the show Plaid Houses explores the idea of architecture as fiction, born under the...<p>Architecture critic Alexandra Lange invites Dwell along as she …

Prefab Homes

Articles about best small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>To find out the answer, we surveyed our panel of Dwell Pros.<p>Ikea's biannual PS collection delves into small space living, inviting young designers from diverse cities …

Small Spaces

Articles about 10 smart small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>It’s All About Custom From an NYC Perspective (or...<p>This time …

Small Spaces

5 Daring, Designer-Tested Paint Colors

5 designer-tested paint colors.<p>From glossy yellow to green turquoise, 5 designers share spaces and shades that say color confidence.

A Rustic, Country Bathroom with Barn Wood Walls

Rustic never looked so chic<p>In this Southborough, Massachusetts, country bathroom by Andrew and Yvonne Pojani, the design is all about the warm, reclaimed barn wood on the walls. Rustic never looked so chic. Read on for more country bathroom decor ideas.

The 9 Paint Color Mistakes You Should Never Make

Case in point: This bedroom — it makes four of them.<p>If you ever spent more time agonizing over the difference between "Sunshine Yellow" and "Daylight Yellow" than you have with your family in a given week, we feel your pain. Choosing a color isn't a decision to take lightly, as it sets a room's …

Color Obsession of the Week: Bright Pink

A headboard, a settee, a planner, and more finds in bright pink.<p><i>"Pink accents in a neutral room are like lipstick on a pale face. They have more oomph and bigger drama because of the contrast." —Paige Schnell</i><p><b>This week's finds:</b><p>1. Aria Woven Twin Headboard, $399. landofnod.com.2. Paisley Pillow, $34. …

One Minute Tip: Why It's OK if Your Room is Not Completely Perfect

Today's video is a sage little piece of advice for those of us who feel stressed out about the prospect of keeping our room perfect, all of the time. …

Furniture Design

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Designers use 'urban acupuncture' to revive Beijing's historic hutongs

Beijing Design Week sees architects launch 'micro-interventions' in one of the capital's oldest neighbourhoods. But are their good intentions having the right effect?<p>A plastic fan whirrs above a mountain of tripe, keeping hungry flies away, while pancakes sizzle on a hotplate across the street. A …

Nine in ten want reclining seats on planes banned

The moment the seat in front tips back onto your knees has been voted one of the most common causes of mid-flight anger.<p>Now it seems the vast majority of passengers would rather lose the right to recline than put up with having their table and leg space compromised by someone else.<p>Results of a poll …

24 hours in Mumbai

Be prepared to be jostled, hurried and incessantly chatted to as you soak in the trendy yet traditional vibe of Mumbai.<p>24 hours isn't nearly enough time to explore all the highlights of this intoxicating city, but this whistlestop tour will help you catch the flavour of Mumbai: serene mornings by …

Travel

The Secret to Remembering Travel

Whenever I look through all those files of <i>things</i> I’ve saved over the years, I usually stumble upon some long-forgotten newspaper article I tucked away. I give it a casual glance, turn it over, then invariably find that whatever’s on the back is more interesting. Serendipity seems to win out over …

Did you know some 15 million people visit Istanbul's Grand Bazaar annually? Have a look some of the world's coolest marketplaces: http://bit.ly/18LwAKA

Smoky eyes: six of the best beauty products

Sexy, smudgy, smoky eyes: everyone seems to want them, while mostly feeling that successful application is beyond their capabilities. This must be overcome, because it is one of the more versatile and egalitarian looks. The joy of smoky eye makeup is that it suits every age, face and eye shape, and …

Grazia

W's Contributing Fashion Editor Giovanna Battaglia on the street in vintage Azzedine Alaia. See more street style from Paris Fashion Week here: http://ow.ly/piHjE

9 Unique and Unusual Ways to Display Your TV

Your flat screen doesn't have to be an eyesore.<p>Your flat screen doesn't have to be an eyesore. Designers offer creative ways to mount and view televisions.

Win a £250 holiday voucher

Should mobile phones be banned from hotel dining rooms? Send your views to travelviews@telegraph.co.uk. The reader who sends in the best entry will win a £250 travel voucher.<p><b>The prize</b><p>Telegraph Travel readers have the chance to win £250 worth of gift vouchers courtesy of Railbookers, a specialist …

The Mighty Templegate

Khan Academy<p>Man, Khan Academy just gets better and better. I use it a lot with the kids to help with math, but it also has a lot more now… everything …

Exclusive! Extract from Simon Jenkins' new book

From Constable's Flatford Mill to Wordsworth's Ullswater, from Lindisfarne to Lulworth Cove, author, rambler and National Trust chairman Simon Jenkins explores the essence of Englishness through its richly-contoured countryside. One of his picks, Seven Sisters, from Cuckmere Haven, in Sussex, is …

Europe's cheapest holiday cities

Fancy a city break that won't strip your savings to the bone? Head east, to Budapest. The Hungarian capital is the cheapest place in Europe for a short break, according to holiday rental site Housetrip. It found that a two-night trip could cost as little as £139, including flights, a few basic …

Scotland’s wild isles: a nature-packed tour of the Southern Hebrides

You only need watch the fictional Hogwarts train chug over the real Glenfinnan Viaduct or stare at an airbrushed shortbread tin to get a sense of the astonishing beauty of Scotland’s Highlands and islands. Get up close to the real thing, and you’ll find that the grand landscapes, appealing …

Top 15 travel experiences in Sikkim, India

One of the Himalaya’s best-kept travel secrets, Sikkim is a welcome diversion from all conventional notions of an Indian holiday. Far from Rajasthan’s royal trail, Goa’s beaches and Kerala’s backwaters, this tiny Indian hill state prides itself on pristine alpine forests, lofty snow-capped …

Open-plan bathrooms: the ultimate hotel horror?

Think of it as the drip-drip effect of interior design. What started as a trend for freestanding roll-top baths in hotel bedrooms, all louche and decadent, has now morphed into a trend for whole hotel bathrooms that are open plan, or have glass walls. Not only do they allow your travelling …

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Special, secluded and surprisingly luxurious, these five wooden creations prove that treehouses are no longer just for kids: http://bit.ly/15umoaE

10 meals that will bite you back

That dish you're devouring is always tastier with the knowledge that it once had the opportunity to eviscerate, sting, and/or poison you to death …

Meet a traveller: Paul Clammer, author of Afghanistan, Haiti and Pakistan guide books

Paul Clammer has worked as a molecular biologist, tour leader and travel writer. For Lonely Planet, Paul has covered countries from Afghanistan and Haiti to Nigeria and Pakistan. He keeps telling himself that he’s going to start writing about easier destinations, but he’s probably fooling</i> …