Skywriting, Bling and Beyond: How These 5 Celebs Celebrated Their Anniversaries

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Ellen DeGeneres via Twitter
Who needs leather, paper and copper anniversary presents when you can hire a skywriter? One of the perks about being a celebrity is that the sky is the limit (literally) for anniversary gifts, so we've rounded up five of our favorites below: Look what my wife did for our wedding anniversary. Six!" pic.twitter.com/x97HmvnG6Y... read more

Instant Expert: Get a Grip on the Paring Knife

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If you've been using a steak knife for peeling apples and onions, you're lucky you haven't sliced your finger, girl. It's time to get a paring knife. Just a small knife, it's the least intimidating of kitchen cutlery. Get an edge up in the kitchen: You do need to use more than flatware to prep... read more

Thanks to the #IceBucketChallenge, We Got to Sneak a Peek Into These 9 Celebrities’ Homes

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Behati Prinsloo via Instagram; Gisele Bundchen via Instagram
Celebrities joining in on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge craze is great for two reasons, the first being that they have the income to donate to and get the word out about an extremely worthy cause. The second is that when they dump a bucket (or silver vase) of ice on their heads, they do so... read more

We Love Jonah Hill’s Bachelor Pad That Could’ve Been Fit For Two

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Since actor Jonah Hill is always associated with his six-year-old boy sense of humor, we're pleasantly surprised with his not-so bachelor pad. Jonah's New York City loft is currently on the market for $3.8 million, and the two-bedroom, two-bathroom and his-and-hers sinks features make us think that there could have possibly been a certain... read more

What’s Hot: Surprise Party Guests With This Before-Dinner Drink

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I hit up my neighborhood’s newest hot spot, Claudette, to see what all the buzz was about. (It’s mobbed during all opening hours!) This charming little Provencal restaurant (look how cute it is!) has a great bar menu that offers up a tasty list of aperitifs, not to mention so much...

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You CAN Make This Faux Mercury Glass Tumbler in a Half Hour

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Transform those boring plain tumblers at home with a touch of mid-century style (hello, Roger Sterling!). You can give them a mercury-glass look with a can of mirror-finish spray paint and just a few simple steps. Here’s your quick guide. What You'll Need: Glass tumblers Mirror-finish spray paint Painter's tape Paper... read more

The Future is Bright With These New Navajo Prints

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Westward Ho! It’s time to take your home on a journey to the Southwest for bright graphic Navajo-inspired prints are the newest pattern you need in your home. Try a woven throw on your couch (just think of all the snuggle hours you’ll clock under it!), a graphic rug in your living room... read more

The 101: Seriously Good Sangria Made Extremely Simple

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Photo: Sarah Love / The Nest
Let's face it: Is there really such a thing as bad sangria? (Exactly!) But even okay doesn't cut it -- it's gotta be good. To get your sip on, we're showing you how to mix up this summer staple in under 15 minutes.   What you'll need: 2 cups of fresh fruit for garnish 1... read more

XOXO, Gossip Girl: Sneak a Peek at Blair Waldorf’s Penthouse

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Brown Harris Stevens
Hello, Upper East Siders! If you're still missing your weekly dose of Blair Waldorf (and her headbands) on Gossip Girl, here's something to cheer you up. The New York City penthouse that was used for Blair's apartment's exterior shots is on the market for $30 million, and it's exactly how you'd want an extravagant... read more

Easy DIY Neon Coasters and Cocktail Stirrers That Demand Attention

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Before the weather turns sour, why not throw an end of summer fete with neon flare? This simple DIY project is perfect to do with your BFF over a cocktail on a weekend afternoon. Our very own Bridget Clegg (she's one of The Knot's editors!) created this easy step-by-step guide to brighten up... read more