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Suffice it to say, we are sorely lacking a green thumb — though we do have a whole lot of statement rings. Yes, our expertise tends to falter when it comes to floral arrangement. But thanks to fave NYC flower shop, Ovando, we can now learn how to master the creation of at least one incredible centerpiece, gift, or all-around home-brightener: the perfect flower arrangement. And trust us, though it looks difficult, this "luminous lillies" set is totally something you can DIY, too. Click through for the step-by-step guide and sign up for their lush arrangements class on July 17 for more fragrant goodness.
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Embodying the expression "head over heels" in a most literal sense, Minna Parikka's fall lookbook really is something else. The collection of images features a tousle-haired model in a perpetual free fall — one of the most graceful, mesmerizing acts of gravity defiance we've yet seen. But, what's being sold here? Ah, read
Nothing beats curling up with a good book. And, whether you're on the beach, on a plane, or on your own porch at home, summer is the perfect time to experience your next literary adventure. So, add these 15 novels — by some of the U.K.'s best writers — to your required summer-reading list. Get ready to have your mind read