French fashion brand A.P.C. revisits classics for spring-summer 2017. Tackling workwear inspirations, creative director Jean Touitou stays on trend with the season, relaxing proportions. Here, both straight-cut and baggy jeans were paired with smart shirts and short solid jackets. Show More Summary
Yesterday I found myself with a long (and expensive) daytime layover at Tokyo's Haneda Airport. Believe it or not, this was my first time ever using Haneda Airport. I've flown through Narita Airport dozens of times, though never Haneda Airport, which is significantly closer to the city of Tokyo. Show More Summary
In preparation for the 2017 500th anniversary of the Reformation, Chris (the Amateur Traveler) took a road trip through “Luther Land” and the heart of Germany. It started as a trip to see […] The post Road Trip Through Luther Land and...Show More Summary
[caption id="attachment_821039" align="alignnone" width="889"] (c) Roland Halbe[/caption] The home's exterior is wrapped in large anodized aluminum slats, which are held onto the structure with 3M double-sided tape. The owner of the home was a scientist, manager and vice president at 3M, so using this product was a natural fit. Show More Summary
There are fares today around $700 round trip for July flights from Chicago and New York JFK to the Baltic airports of Riga, Latvia RIX, Vilnius, Lithuania VNO, Tallinn, Estonia TLL and Stockholm ARN flying Finnair ticketed as American Airlines codeshare flights for 100% EQM and 100% redeemable miles. Show More Summary
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Style streaks or not, Kim Kardashian West and Nicole Scherzinger couldn't keep up this week! Neither lady could pull off their interesting looks. Just take the reality TV starlet who tried to beat the heat in a bleached denim skirt and mid-calf boots! Then there was the X Factor judge who overdid it in her flared two-piece. At [...]
Former President George H.W. Bush, perhaps the most powerful person to ever publicly declare how much he hated broccoli, got a letter from a 5-year-old extolling the virtues of the vegetable. The 41st president tweeted a picture he had...Show More Summary
Maybe they’ve lived together forever. Or maybe they’re amateur chefs and have already acquired quite a collection of kitchen items. Either way, you’re stuck in a rut. A standard registry pick, while great, just won’t cut it for the duo that already has it all so we gathered up some super unique, super fabulous gifts that are […]
Regardless of how you get crabs, or how often you get them, or who you get them with (or from), you'll want to steam and pick those guys pretty soon.
Kanye released the video for "Famous" last night, and it is full of naked famous people asleep in a giant bed.The camera pans over the bodies as if we're creeping up on them Manson family-style, with close-ups on breasts, tattooed backs, and sleeping faces. Kanye himself is right in the ... More »
When I encourage other people to save money on their grocery bills, I frequently hear “I don’t have the time to coupon." While couponing does take an investment of time but it doesn’t need to be a huge investment. It’s possible to save money with coupons with a half an hour of time a week. Show More Summary
Taking in the sights of Paris Fashion Week, David Beckham was recently in France to attend Louis Vuitton’s spring-summer 2017 men’s show. Beckham sat front row, joining the likes of Kate Moss and Victor Cruz for artistic director Kim Jones’ African safari inspired collection for the Parisian fashion house. Show More Summary
(Image credit: Catherine of Beginning in the Middle ) Faced with an awkwardly shaped ceiling, Catherine had to get creative and totally rethink the space of this bathroom. READ MORE »
After first publishing about Tesla’s offer to buy SolarCity, I thought it would be interesting to see what our cleantech-loving readers thought of the acquisition proposal — beyond the dozens of people who carried on the discussions in comments under that article and our next two on the topic. Show More Summary
We were meant to be forever, you and me.
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The shock! The horror! The surprise! Eh, this turning in both directions thing happens a couple times a year, when NASCAR visits the road courses of Watkins Glen and Sonoma Raceway. I’m here checking out the race, which rules, because road courses are always some of the most fun NASCAR races to watch. Read more...
A friend showed me the poem “The Archaic Torso of Apollo” on her phone, and told me, “I read this, and I know I want to change my life.” I read it, too. That last line! It swept me off my feet. Have you ever read anything that made you...Show More Summary
Inspired by director Gus Van Sant’s 1991 film My Own Private Idaho, McQ Alexander McQueen pays homage to tragic heroes and fallen boys with its spring-summer 2017 men’s collection. Weaving together various decades, McQ also finds a muse in a 1970s David Bowie. Show More Summary