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On our radar this week

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A breakdown of why “McMansions” are visibly offensive. Medal-worthy manicures. A case for why we should quit multitasking. Like catching a speeding bullet in action. The very surprising broadcast that 20% of Norway’s population tuned in to watch. World record-breaking female athlete: 1, sexist journalism: 0. Inside the world’s chicest cult. Quiz time, Olympic edition.   Main image courtesy of Adam Pretty/Getty Images. 

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On our radar this week

art best of the web Have a Well-Crafted Week roundup

Art knows no limits in its capacity to astound. A running man emoji step forward in the age of the NRA. So sad it’s funny, or so funny it’s sad? Art that’s almost too pretty to eat. Add sartorial chops to Hillary Clinton’s already impressive CV. Dress up your nachos with summer’s seasonal produce. The matriarchal revolution in its funniest form. A helpful PSA for the world's procrastinators.   Main image courtesy of Ryan Crouchman. 

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Have a Well-Crafted Week: July 24, 2016

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World leaders imagined as hipsters. If color-spo is a thing, surely this is it – then use this guide when you take the plunge. Educate yourself with the intersectional woman’s reading list. How to eat key lime pie, in the most summer-appropriate way possible. This Nike campaign demonstrates that body positivity comes in all forms. A terrarium so pretty you won’t want to eat it (yes, eat!). 11 cult condiments you can buy on Amazon. A captivating read on Belinda Johnson, the Sheryl Sandberg of Airbnb. Say goodbye to mosquitos in the most chic DIY way possible. A voyeuristic peek into celeb...

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Have a Well-Crafted Week: July 17, 2016

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One writer’s case for the road less traveled – with two kids in tow. 2016 has been a tough year so far – here’s hoping we can teach this instinct to our kids. A swimmable rainbow-sprinkle pool and “immersive” chocolate room (!!!) are on tap for NYC’s Museum of Ice Cream this August. Long-lasting celebrity marriages do exist. The rise of the elevated DIY bride. Dessert for breakfast that kids and adults alike will love. “The objectification and scrutiny we put women through is absurd and disturbing,” wrote Jennifer Aniston in this powerful op-ed. Proof that mastery over a medium...

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Have a Well-Crafted Week: July 10, 2016

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“We must sit with the footage of these incidents, which fill in what our imagination would write otherwise, and wonder if one of these horrifying videos will ever result in change. So far they have not.” – Jezebel writer Kara Brown in her piece, “Am I Going to Write About Murdered Black People Forever?” Demi Adejuyigbe’s anecdote on being told to dress nicer by his parents is a powerful metaphor for the shield of whiteness in America. Graphic designers, meet your new best friend: the Shazam of fonts. A helpful guideline to ensure picnicking is a no-stress affair. An investigation...

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