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The Role of "Empathy" at St. Etienne Design Biennial

Saturday Dec 29, 2012
Created in 1998, the Biennale Internationale Design Saint-√Čtienne has established itself as a major design event for the professional and general public, on an international scale.

Avoiding First-Time Home Buyer Mistakes

Thursday Nov 22, 2012
There are several mistakes that first time home buyers make that are easily avoided. The idea is to not be impulsive or succumb to wishful thinking.

Ali Forney Center Fundraiser for LGBT Youth After Hurricane Sandy’s Devastation

Tuesday Nov 6, 2012
The Ali Forney Center, the nation’s largest services and advocacy organization working on behalf of runaway and homeless lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth, had its drop-in center destroyed by Hurricane Sandy.

Seven Pumpkin Carving Tips

Tuesday Oct 30, 2012
Carving a pumpkin this Halloween? Consider a spooktacular design to delight the eyes and the nose with these seven tips and tricks to carving--and smelling--a Spooktacular pumpkin this Halloween.

Sexy and Sassy Same-Sex Wedding Invites from Alfie Cooper

Wednesday Oct 3, 2012
Alfie Cooper is a Brooklyn + Denver based wedding invitation company, offering non-traditional and creative wedding invitations with a whimsical and design-driven edge.

Historic Vineyard’s Harbor View Hotel Offers 18 Captain’s Cottage Suites for Sale

Thursday Sep 27, 2012
For those for whom the tourist experience is no longer enough, the Captain’s Cottages at Harbor View on Martha’s Vineyard now afford a rare opening to own the island’s most coveted address.

US Housing Recovery Gains Momentum

By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, MARTIN CRUTSINGER | Tuesday Sep 25, 2012
A jump in sales of previously occupied homes and further gains in home construction suggest the U.S. housing recovery is gaining momentum.

Voting: Why It Matters and the Issues at Stake

Sunday Sep 23, 2012
Here is a selection of issues at stake in the presidential election and their impact on Americans, as compiled by the editors of Associated Press.

Top Interior Designers Dispel Common Decorating Myths

Friday Sep 14, 2012
Why is it that we continue to listen to others’ "rules" when it comes time to decorate our own homes? Oftentimes, instead of helping us, these decorating rules are really myths that keep us from designing unique and tasteful spaces.

Furniture Fantasies: "Modern Furniture: 150 Years of Design"

By Mark Thompson | Tuesday Sep 4, 2012
The new trilingual, 720-page edition of "Modern Furniture: 150 Years of Design" is a sweeping retrospective of furniture design, ranging from an 1859 "bistro chair" to the latest design trends through 2011.