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These 43-square-foot pods were originally for travelers to take a nap at the airport, but now the company is selling them for $50,000 each

NapCity cabin.
NapCity cabin.

NapCity

  • NapCity started out smalling private pods travelers could rent to take a rest in airports.

  • The company pivoted to selling the pod as private, contactless spaces because of the coronavirus pandemic.

  • They’re customizable, and start at $50,000.

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Since March of 2020, millions of people around the world have been forced to figure out how to work from home, from improvised office space to quick childcare solutions.

NapCity makes tiny pods mostly used in airports, where travelers can take a quick nap on a layover. The COVID-19 pandemic completely upended

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How Set Decorator Philippa Hart Used English Pastoral Landscape to Dress ‘Summerland’

Jessica Swale’s World War II-era “Summerland,” debuting on demand via IFC on July 31, turns the English coastal countryside into a character in the tale of a reclusive writer played by Gemma Arterton — and the house in which much of the action takes place serves as a portal to those surroundings.  

Making her feature film debut, Swale, the Olivier-winning playwright who penned “Nell Gwynn,” enlisted set decorator Philippa Hart to create the ambience of the house. It’s there that Arterton’s Alice is writing a thesis about the mythology of the area, when a boy — an evacuee

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The Best Green Paint Colors for Cabinets, According to Experts

While green has soothed for centuries, interior designers and cabinetry experts are increasingly turning to this burgeoning color for its bold yet restorative attributes. Recently, shades of green have been sprouting up on more than just walls and exteriors. This fresh color is now a top choice for kitchen cabinetry, trim, and built-in shelving, too, and they’ve never looked better.

Anthony Masterson Kitchen cabinets in Tarrytown Green by Benjamin Moore.

“Green is a perennial favorite, but the palette has come to the fore over the last two years,” says Patrick O’Donnell, international brand ambassador for Farrow & Ball.

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The Golden Girls House Is for Sale, and I’ve Never Wanted to Buy Real Estate More

The Golden Girls has been in my life for as long as I can remember. I was 10 years old back in 1985, when the show debuted to massive success on NBC, and remember watching with my parents—though, of course, many of the wickedly funny jokes went over my tiny head back then.

In the years since, my beloved Dorothy, Blanche, Rose, and Sophia have basically never left my TV screen. First, there were the always airing reruns I watched through college and beyond (and still on Sunday mornings because I’m a Gen X’er who has cable). Today, of course,

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