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16 Ways to Make Your Bathroom Feel Like a Spa

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16 Ways to Make Your Bathroom Feel Like a Spa

A spa day is such a relaxing experience — wouldn’t it be great to go anytime you want? By incorporating elements of a spa in your home bathroom, you can turn that space into a restful and rejuvenating retreat. If you happen to be building or renovating a bathroom, it’s the perfect time to add spa features to your design. If that’s not an option, there are still things that you can add or change out in your bathroom space to make it feel more calming. Here are some common elements among spa-like bathrooms.

Clear the Space

Neutral colors and a natural view make helps create a leisurely feeling.

Relaxing bathrooms have a clean and tidy look. A soothing color palette and dreamy features like focal point tub and light and airy window treatments her create a serene … Read More »


Mechanical Music Boxes Mix MIDI with Marbles

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Mechanical Music Boxes Mix MIDI with Marbles

Anatole and Yan wanted to create something special for their electronic Music workshops, they created these totally unique MIDI/Mechanical instruments.

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All The Things You Need To Have An Ugly Cry

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All The Things You Need To Have An Ugly Cry

So you had a rough day….

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Everyone has those days that just aren’t going as planned.

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Those days where you just need to cry it out.

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Maybe someone was mean to you, maybe you’re just tired, or maybe there is no reason at all… but you just need to let it all out the second you get home.

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Here’s What People Are Buying On Amazon Right Now

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Here’s What People Are Buying On Amazon Right Now

Movers and Shakers is a list of products on Amazon that are currently rising in the ranking. This week: an inexpensive cat cave, a cookbook for World of Warcraft fans, and your foot’s “solemate.”

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A Cricut Cuttlebug die cutting and embossing machine.

Promising review: “LOVE it! It is quick and easy to set up and use and the best thing is: it's manual (requiring no power outlet). It's light and safe to teach a child to use. Also, when folded up, it only takes up a small footprint of space on a storage shelf.” —C. Ricketts

Price: $47.49

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I Tried The Hipster Toothbrush That's All Over Facebook And TBH I Loved It

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I Tried The Hipster Toothbrush That's All Over Facebook And TBH I Loved It

I try to avoid social media ads as much as the next gal, but every now and again, the creepy, all-knowing internet presents a particularly persistent and perfectly targeted ad, and I can't resist clicking on it. This is how the Quip toothbrush came into my life.

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If you haven’t been haunted (in a Casper way, not The Ring way) by the Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest ads to the point that you finally shout, “OK, fine, you futuristic-looking rose gold mouth mop, I’ll click through already!!!!” here are the basics: Quip is a new(ish) electric toothbrush that is very, very pretty. There are two models: a $25 plastic one (either blue or green), and a $45 metal one (silver, gold, black, or copper). When you … Read More »


Pro Tip: Techniques to Make Halloween Makeup Last Through the Night

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Pro Tip: Techniques to Make Halloween Makeup Last Through the Night

No one wants a streaky, greasy painted face for Halloween, but you can protect your look with this easy tip.

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Turn Your Leftover Fabric Into Framed Art (10 photos)

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Turn Your Leftover Fabric Into Framed Art (10 photos)

This is the time of year we open our craft closets to face the yards of fabric we purchased with every intention of tackling a summer project that never was to be. Whether you’re cleaning out your work space and can’t bear to part with remnants of high-dollar fabrics or you’re simply wondering what to…

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How to Make Windows 10 Look and Act More Like Windows 7

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How to Make Windows 10 Look and Act More Like Windows 7

If you’ve upgraded to Windows 10 but don’t love what you see, there are ways to make Windows 10 look and act like Windows 7. That way, you can get the familiar interface you love while still taking advantage of Windows 10’s other useful features.

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How to Find Your Missing USB Drive in Windows 7, 8, and 10

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How to Find Your Missing USB Drive in Windows 7, 8, and 10

USB drives should automatically appear in Windows Explorer when you connect them to your computer. Follow these troubleshooting steps if Windows doesn’t show a connected drive.

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Cork Furniture – A New Design Niche That Rises To The Top

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Cork Furniture – A New Design Niche That Rises To The Top

Cork is not just for wine bottles, although that might come as a surprise for some. This material is actually extremely versatile. We use it for flooring and lots of interesting decorations but did you know that cork furniture is also a thing? Designers constantly find new and playful ways to use this material in their creations and these are a few examples of what they’ve come up with.

Cork 05 is an armchair designed by Paola Navone and it’s part of the InOut collection. The chair and all the other cork furniture pieces in the collection are suitable for both indoor and outdoor use. Each one of them can look lovely on decks and terraces as well as in gardens and on poolside lounges. It’s also easy to envision … Read More »