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Ben Young’s Handcrafted Glass Sculpture Inspired by Ocean Waves

Raised in Waihi Beach, New Zealand and currently living in Sydney, Australia, Ben Young is a self-taught artist. From surfing and skateboarding to repairing furniture and building boats, Ben spends time indulging in bohemian activities. Show More Summary

Genius Knife Softens the Butter to Prevent Ripped Bread

Simply put, butter is amazing. It’s the star of so many dishes, but simple bread and butter is a timeless treat. The problem is that, if you’re using butter fresh from the fridge, you’re likely to end up with a ripped-up piece of bread, a wasted pat of butter, and a rumbly tummy still hankering […]

Quick Tip #56: How to Fix a Stuck Zipper

Every well-run home is teeming with tricks and shortcuts to keep it humming along. We're sharing our best quick tips — for cleaning, organizing and repairing stuff at home — to save you time and money. Click through for today's helpful hint, and links to tons more... READ MORE »

Tents Turn Into Trash Bags for Easy Post-Festival Clean-Up

12 hours agoLifestyle / House & Home : Dornob

Camping at music festivals is a time-honored tradition around the world; sleeping at the festival is almost as important as watching and hearing the music itself. You meet some amazing people and have some unforgettable experiences this way, but any time a bunch of people get together and occupy a field there’s bound to be […]

Sneak Peek! Nate Berkus's New Fall Collection For Target

The latest Nate Berkus designs for Target are almost here! While the collection won't be available until Aug. 31, you can enjoy a sneak peek at what's to come. Earthy meets glam is an aesthetic that Nate always seems to nail, but this year, there's a twist. Show More Summary

Danielle and Austin's Kitchen & Garage Remodel: Goodbye, Kitchen — Renovation Diary

Name: Austin & Danielle (of Forage + Fodder) Type of Project: Kitchen & Garage Remodel Location: Austin, Texas Type of building: One story, Single-Family House, 1250 square feet The Renovation Diaries are a collaboration with our community...Show More Summary

On Mars, We Might All Live Like Bees — Design News

Dwellings on Mars will have to withstand constant dust storms, -80 degree temperatures, and constant radiation. 3D product designer Noah Hershberger designed the Queen B, a hexagonal-shaped home that recently won a contest by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Makerbot to design a bio-shielding dwelling for the red planet. READ MORE »

Contemporary Holiday Villa in Koh Samui Offering Spectacular Coastal Views of Thailand

With a dramatic cliffside location overlooking Koh Samui’s port town of Nathon, Lime Samui Villa 4 offers guests spectacular coastal views of Thailand. The interiors of the property frame the striking limestone peaks of the National Marine Park and the legendary Five Islands, setting the stage for spectacular crimson sunsets. Show More Summary

How to Make Magical Tin Can Lanterns for Your Backyard (VIDEO)

Post by Kat Bouska. As summer winds to a close (remember: there are still 21 days AFTER Labor Day!!), we are all in a rush to get through our bucket lists. This summer, I had a variety of projects on my roster, including my easy summer recipes and beautifying my yard. Show More Summary

Before & After: Wallpaper Gets a Rental-Friendly Makeunder

Nadia loved everything about her new rental except for the very...err.. loud wallpaper in the bedroom so she came up with a temporary DIY way to style it to her taste. Heads up, renters, you can so copy this one. READ MORE »

Style Forecast: Tile Trends for 2014 and Beyond

The tile trends for 2014 are looking to the future while simultaneously taking inspiration from the past. The future includes texture and matte finishes created with new manufacturing techniques never seen before. For the past, there...Show More Summary

Perfect Your French Press Coffee Like This — The Kitchn

From The Kitchn ? 3 Common Mistakes People Make When Brewing French Press Coffee READ MORE »

The Perfect Shade of Blue for a Kitchen? — Good Questions

Q: I'm asking for your help in picking a shade of blue for my kitchen. I've heard lots of suggestions to paint cabinets or update hardware... but it's all open shelving in a recess (no cabinets!). It's got character, but lacking on the style: READ MORE »

Project ROYGBIV: A Rainbow of 20 Great Paint Color Inspiration Pics

Making a big commitment like colorful walls can be a bit daunting, so spend some time getting cozy with these stunning examples of paint jobs in every color of the rainbow. READ MORE »

Ballard Designs Partners with Bunny Williams for Tabletop Collection — Design News

In their second-ever designer collaboration, Ballard Designs releases a the Bunny Williams tabletop collection. Initially including dinnerware, linens, glassware, and entertaining pieces, Ballard will release additional categories next year. READ MORE »

At Home With Designer Charlotte Ronson

One Kings Lane takes us on a tour of this designer's fashionable NYC digs! In our book, Charlotte Ronson can do no wrong. We're die-hard fans of her eponymous fashion line, with its graceful cuts, splattered flowers, and well-balanced edge. Show More Summary

Does Anyone Else Use 2 Different Comforters on the Same Bed? — Good Questions

Q: While perusing the IKEA 2015 catalog, this picture caught my eye. I use my winter comforter all year round to the amusement & consternation of my boyfriend who prefers the thin-comforter-no-top-sheet. Since we moved in together, we've struggled t0 balance me being too cold and him being too hot. READ MORE »

1 IKEA TARVA Dresser, 25 Different Ways

Call them hacks, or makeovers, or just plain paint jobs, but these 25 DIY projects show you just what's possible with IKEA's TARVA dresser. It's an unfinished wood blank slate, waiting for your personal stamp of style. Check out these ideas and finished projects, and try one yourself this weekend. READ MORE »

Before & After: The Teeny Tiny Balcony Total Makeover — Decorating Project

Makeover by: Judit Location: Budapest The balcony of my 1st floor flat is a mere 2 sq m, and previously it was only used for storage. I got rid of it all at the annual junk-clearing and set out to renovate. READ MORE »

11 Ways to Incorporate Wood-Paneled Walls as Headboards

Who knew wood walls were so useful? - Remodelista How to pull off a blue and silver room - Houzz The best storage ideas for small spaces - Real Simple Live in Lucille Ball's Beverly Hills mansion for $7 million - Curbed 9 decorating tips for couples moving in together - Domaine Home The tricks to decorating with design trends - House Beautiful

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