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Smashing Pumpkins' Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness
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January 8, 2016

The story behind the cover art for Smashing Pumpkins’ Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness. Brandon gave me the new Deluxe edition for Christmas. If you liked the album,…

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One Kings Lane: Alex Papachristidis' Dining Room
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December 11, 2015

Alex Papachristidis’ home is over the top and amazing. Those dining room window treatments got me like whoa. 😍 Thoughts on the loss of F.A.O. Schwartz. “You know you…

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Pink Flowers Bloom in a Chilean Desert
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November 20, 2015

A desert in bloom with pink flowers! A look at some of the children of Instagram with followers in the tens and hundreds of thousands. The most amazing miniature…

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Miniatures Museum in Lyon, France
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October 16, 2015

There is a museum, in France, devoted to amazingly detailed miniature sets. I want very badly to visit. Behind the scenes with a photographer who creates and shoots her…

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Apartment Therapy on Trends
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September 25, 2015

Do trends change the way you feel about the items you own? Do you like something less, just because so many others like it now, too? 50 years of…

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Meigs Field is now Northerly Island Park in Chicago
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September 4, 2015

A little over a decade ago, Mayor Daley had GIANT Xs carved into Meigs Field under the cover of darkness, effectively closing the little airport on Lake Michigan. It…

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