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Brain Candle

If you're hanging out with the likes of us, you're far from normal. You probably have a creature in your basement, just waiting to be animated by the next thunderstorm. Or perhaps you are the creat...

Upton Home Hanover 10-candle Candelabra

This metal candelabra features ten platforms to hold candles and a sturdy base. The candelabra is constructed of two rows, five platforms on each of the front and back rows. Total number of include...

Balmian Extatic Intense Gold

The new fragrance from Balmain, which marks the new era of the house led by creative director Olivier Rousteing, Extatic was launched in early 2014. Shortly afterwards, Extatic Eau de Toilette ...

Hardscaping 101: Window Boxes

There is much to recommend the humble window box.  As a low-tech home beautifier, it is unparalleled. Fill it with a few bright flowering plants and maybe a vine or two from the local nursery...

The Ultimate Beer Drinking Companion

The Beer Book is more than just a collection of beer ratings, recipes and food pairings. The Beer Book is a visual catalog of more than 800 breweries, beer trails and facts, organized into a guide...

DIY: Pot Holders Knit from Ocean-Tossed Twine

On any given summer day, it's not usual to find Marnie Campbell stationed at Rock Harbor, in Orleans, Massachusetts, knitting away in her signature orange beach chair. Her latest handmade inspirat...

10 Genius Garden Hacks with Concrete Blocks

Is there a more versatile hardscaping material than the humble concrete block? In the garden, you can use it to make: a wall, a privacy screen, a breeze block window, a planter for succulents, a r...

Required Reading: Bitter

I picked up Bitter after spotting its dark, eerie cover. I scanned the subhead?"A taste of the world's most dangerous flavor"?and knew I couldn't ignore a book like that. Australian...

Small Space DIY: Countertop Herb Garden

One of life?s chief pleasures is the simple act of plucking one?s own herbs from a kitchen garden. For city folk without outdoor space, it can be easy to feel left out. But here?s good news for ur...

Title Shots: Luke Rockhold

It might not seem like the laid back surfer vibe would blend well with MMA fighting, but as you can see in this episode of Moving Portraits: Title Shots, Luke Rockhold

Decoded: How to Spot Fake Cohibas

There are more fake Cohiba cigars out there than there are fake Louis Vuitton purses. And just like when you?re studying a potential designer item, there are things to look for to determine if you...

The Canyon Commuter 7.0 Is Made For the City

When looking for an urban commuter bike, it can be tough to find one that marries style with functionality. Usually the scale dips too far in one direction. The Canyon Commuter 7.0 strikes the per...

La Perla Peony Blossom

Peony Blossom is a new fragrance from La Perla, which, judging by the design, is a flanker of the original fragrance Just Precious from 2013. La Perla Peony Blossom comes out in Fall 2014 and r...

11 Zero-Cost Room-Changing Ideas

Renovating your home can be a time-consuming and expensive process (I should know; I've been slowly working on my 1880s house outside Boston for almost two years now). But you'd be surprised by ho...

High/Low: Wooden Bookcase with Cabinets

We're avid followers of LA design company Scout Regalia and have had our eyes on their SR Bookcase for some time. And so we couldn't help but notice that the product developers at Ikea seem t...

Required Reading: Beautifully Small

Drawing on a wealth of solutions gathered on the job, London interiors stylist and writer, Sara Emslie produced Beautifully Small: Clever Ideas for Compact Spaces, a new book out at the end o...