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Articles about california ranch renovation opens outdoors on Dwell.com - Dwell

For their lakeside retreat in northwestern Michigan, Keith and Mary Campbell renovated a 1970s ranch house to include a spacious...<p>On an undulating stretch of California coastline, a hidden guesthouse runs free of the grid.<p>Originally designed by pioneering Bay Area architect Joseph Esherick, this …

6 Basic Wines Everyone Should Know

From the "cashmere of reds" to the "Marc Jacobs of whites," let a sommelier take the legwork out of finding tonight's perfect vintage.<p><b>Marissa A. Ross, Mindy Kaling's former Girl Friday and the creative nose behind the blog Wine-allthetime helps you broaden your palate.</b><p>Wine isn't the easiest …

Flavors

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Talk about how to drag an 80s home kicking and screaming into the 21st century. Wow! Retaining original features like the curved walls the house is …

You Can Rent This Private Island in Belize for Just $350 Per Night

Prepare to feel like royalty for the duration of your trip.<p>If you think the only people who vacation on private islands are the Brangelinas and Clooneys of the world, think again: The remote and gorgeous Bird Island near Placencia, Belize will make you feel like an A-list celebrity — even if just …

Belize

All You Need To Build This PopUp House Is A Screwdriver

Yes, you read that correctly.<p>No power tools? No problem. The PopUp House was designed by a French studio called MultiPod Studio to simplify the process of building your own home...and we mean "simplified." Basically, they embraced IKEA's style when it comes to the construction process, because the …

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Articles about peek inside palm springs midcentury modern homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

With an extensive renovation, a 1960 Albert Frey hotel gets an age-appropriate facelift with lots of vintage appeal.<p>Escaping to Palm Springs can feel like taking a trip back in time to the 1960s—and these vacation rentals will complete that...<p>Nantucket is an affluent zip code off the coast of …

The 7 Secrets to the Most Effective Social-Media Campaigns

This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>I’ve resisted social media advertising for a long time, believing that there are a host of free tools and free strategies that can help your business grow on social media organically.<p>What I’ve come to find out (and I’d imagine many of you have discovered this …

What It's Like to Be a Professional Chocolate Taster

What's it like to be a professional chocolate tester? Pretty darn sweet.<p>Hand <b>Georg Bernardini</b>, a professional chocolate taster and tester, a bar of Hershey's milk chocolate and he'll unwrap it, smell it, examine the surface and texture, and then bring it to his ears to listen to it break. Finally, …

Dessert

Best Hotels Under $40

Traveling the world as a couple you never really know what kind of accommodations to expect. It can be difficult to find that perfect place to call …

13 Things to Know Before Traveling to Costa Rica

<b>1. Pura Vida:</b> It’s more than just a saying, it’s a way of life. These two words sum up exactly what Costa Rica is all about. Enjoy what you have and …

Costa Rica

16 Can't-Miss European Destinations

Europe has so many fabulous places to visit that it can be hard to choose a spot for your next escape. Here are some of Fodor's favorite destinations.<p>Europe has so many fabulous places to visit that it can be hard to choose a spot for your next escape. Here are some of Fodor's favorite destinations.

Travel Guides

26 Awesome (and Affordable!) Alternatives to Pricey Vacation Hot Spots

Sure, we love Paris, London, Cancun—who doesn't?—but before you click the "book" button on a trip to one of the pricey "usual suspects," you MUST …

The Friendliest Cities in the World

While Reykjavík rounded out <i>Travel + Leisure's</i> 2016 list of the friendliest cities in the World, Iceland ranked third on the World Happiness Index …

There's A Drugstore Face Wipe For Everything

Here’s a list of things that will wreak havoc on your skin: working out with makeup on, leaving sweat on your skin for hours after said workout, …

Adventures In At-Home Dermarolling

I’m deeply suspicious of anything marketed as a cure-all, so when my editor assigned me 1,000 words on dermarolling (aka microneedling) I was wary. …

Face Mists For Every Occasion

Remember those spray bottles with battery-powered fans attached to them? They were a staple of Disney World and Six Flags lines in the summer (and …

Face Masks That Aren't The Same Old, Same Old

If you've heard it once, you've heard it a thousand times (and all from us): It's important to mask—and mask everything! Your face, your hair, your …

The 10-Step Korean Skincare Routine

<i>Since her article on the best Korean makeup was so well-received, and you, our lovely readers, essentially demanded a skincare follow-up, the</i> …

The Best Red Lipsticks

Red: It's a classic for a reason—because it looks good on everyone. But that's because there's not just one red. There's something blue-based, then …

25 Books That Will Teach You The Most Powerful Leadership Lessons Ever

You’ve heard the old saying right?<p>“All great leaders are readers.”<p>… Well, it’s true. And I’m reminded of it at least once a week, when I interview an …

Leadership

10 Wanderlust-Filled Photos You’ll Never Believe Were Taken on an iPhone

Travel photos are as essential a souvenir as that cheesy gift shop tee. When you’re exploring a new facet of the globe, we’re guessing you usually have your camera in hand, but let’s be honest: sometimes carrying around a big fancy camera all day can get old (not to mention it basically spells …

14 Exotic Summer Vacation Rentals You Won’t Believe Are Affordable

When you find yourself daydreaming of the perfect summer vacation, what do you picture? An oceanfront view, rolling green hills in the Italian countryside or the stone walls of a castle? Airbnb has always been a great option for affordable and quirky accommodations, but these homes take the whole …

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The Top 7 Interior Design Trends of 2015

With half of 2015 behind us, we have noticed some trends that we already can’t live without: Our love for the all-white style trend has magnified, we can’t get enough of that platform shoe action and we would be lost if not for our obsession with all things palm print. So what are we hooked on for …

Wall Art

The real best souvenirs to bring home from 19 countries around the world

Travelers always want to bring home something that will remind them of their trip — but many often get stuck buying cheap knick knacks from tourist traps.<p>To avoid getting something you'll only throw away in a few months, we've rounded up a list of some authentic items you should buy when …

Southern Africa

50 incredible hotels you should sleep in during your lifetime

Everyone has their dream bucket list of travel destinations, but what about dream hotels?<p>Since summer is right around the corner and we're dreaming about vacations in far off places, we've come up with the ultimate bucket list of hotels to stay in around the world.<p>From private overwater bungalow …

Southern Ocean

8 Cheaper Alternatives to Popular European Destinations

We mapped out eight under-the-radar alternatives to popular European destinations, based on the kind of activity you're looking for. Adventure sports, wine tastings, the beach?! These secondary spots are equally as awesome, just a whole lot cheaper.<p><i>By: Sophie-Claire Hoeller</i><p>Rome, Munich, the French …

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10 of the Best European Train Trips

Travel<p>Our ten favorite European trains don’t necessarily offer the fastest journeys—just the most memorable. All aboard!<p>Much of European train travel is about efficiency and comfort—punctually leaving and arriving and having a cozy seat or sleeper compartment in which to devour the latest issue of …

Living Rooms

The 10 Best Yoga Poses for Travelers

We love to travel for so many reasons: Exploring different cultures, taking a break from our inbox, and actually relaxing a little are just a few. …

52 Insanely Easy Presentation Hacks

Everything you need to create a truly outstanding and memorable presentation.<p>This post contains tools and techniques that can transform a ho-hum presentation into one that will wow your audience.<p><b>Adapt to your audience's beliefs.</b> Human beings fit facts into their beliefs rather than form their …