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33 Insanely Clever Things Your Small Apartment Needs

33 Insanely Clever Things Your Small Apartment Needs
1. The Unhampered Collapsible Laundry Basket Folds up into a shred of nothing. Get it here for $29. 2. The Toilet Paper and Magazine Holder in One All other toilet paper roll holders should just go out of business. 3. Because if you are sacrificing one thing in your small space, it will NOT be your alcohol. 4. If entertaining guests means anything at all to you, then you will make this happen. 5. You can have your marjoram and eat it, too. Or do it the DIY way: Make this brilliant in-cabinet spice rack yourself. 6. You can either call up PBteen and beg them to re-release this product, or you could easily sew one together or create one by cutting up a shoe organizer. 7. Or use it to put together tomorrow’s outfit. 8. It’s a mirror! 9. Can these drawers just come standard with every kitchen from here on out? 10. One hundred percent essential for anyone with a pedestal sink. 11. It spells the E-N-D for your end table. 12. For those with achingly precious counter real estate. 13. 14. 15. 16.

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Recyclable Crafts: Carton Wallet This photo originally appeared in FamilyFun Magazine Total Time 1 hour Ages school-age Recycle a milk or orange juice carton into a clever carrying case for change, trading cards, and more. 30 Tips to Help Keep Your Laundry from Making You Crazy - Harvard Homemaker 2.9K Flares Twitter 16 Facebook 250 Pin It Share 2.7K Google+ 12 Email -- Email to a friend 2.9K Flares × This post was written as a sponsored post for Organize-It. All thoughts and opinions are completely my own. Laundry can be the most exhausting, monotonous, mundane chore ever. And you can’t escape it–it’s always there.

40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken Sisters pose for the same photo three separate times, years apart. A Russian war veteran kneels beside the tank he spent the war in, now a monument. A Romanian child hands a heart-shaped balloon to riot police during protests against austerity measures in Bucharest. Inventor Spends Five Years Trying to Determine if Vermeer’s Paintings Are 350-year-old Color Photos Photograph of Tim Jenison via Boing Boing It has long been suspected that some of the old masters may have relied on optical devices such as the camera lucida to help with scale and proportion in their paintings, leading to more lifelike interpretations of landscapes and portraits. Tim Jenison, a Texas-based inventor and computer graphics specialist, became obsessed with one such painter: Dutch master Johannes Vermeer, who created such realistic paintings that they seemed to have more in common with photography than paint.

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Opposites React Most social scientists now agree that for every action, there is an opposite and extremely awkward reaction. Hey, Valentine’s Day is coming up! How cool/awful is that? Regardless of your opinion on the holiday, I made some V-Day cards which celebrate everyone’s one true love: television. See more TV Valentine’s Day Cards on CollegeHumor!

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