Land Rover Defender + Honda Element Mashup Is So Wrong, It’s Right

A perfect front end swap.

The new Land Rover Defender is finally here and after decades of selling the same design, the Defender finally had to contend with modern design influences. The new defender promises to bring the classic rugged Defender into the modern age blending cutting-edge tech with timeless durability. The exterior design of the new Defender has caused the greatest stir and today’s rendering will certainly keep this conversation going.

The team over at car front swaps has made their mark on the new Land Rover Defender grafting the front end of the Honda Element on to the

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102 Black Instagram Accounts to Follow for Home Design, Crafts, Gardening, and More

It’s no secret that design and lifestyle magazines—Country Living included—need to do a better job of showcasing the wonderfully diverse makeup of our country, and the crafters, designers, quilters, and makers within our communities. And because we know many Country Living readers are looking to support Black-owned companies and Black voices—and, as always, are particularly interested in the people and the stories and the cultural influences behind the products—we’ve assembled a list of some of our favorite Black makers, crafters, designers, gardeners, musicians, and other country creatives you can follow on Instagram right now (some of whom you may

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Why Pat McGrath and Naomi Campbell Instantly Connected Nearly Three Decades Ago

Imagine a world where Naomi Campell is your biggest fan. She hypes up your technicality, raves about your creations like they’re pieces hung in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and acts like it’s a national holiday every time you drop a new product. Only Pat McGrath can relate.

Sure, Campbell has just named the first-ever face of Pat McGrath Labs alongside the launch of the new Divine Rose collection, but her praise of the legendary makeup artist is backed by nearly three decades of friendship and respect.

In August 1994, the duo met at an i-D Magazine shoot with Kate

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This is how one company makes fake exposed brick walls

If you’ve ever wanted that exposed brick look, this might be the easiest way to get it.

The company Bolix manufactures dozens of chemicals and products that help construction workers create perfect façades. From Art Deco style to modern metallics and the classic brick effect, Bolix can make all sorts of exteriors and interiors. 

The illusion of an exposed brick wall is not as difficult as you’d imagine.

First, the red plaster coating is spread on the wall. Then, a worker brushes the malleable plaster to give it texture. Next, they use tools to carve out horizontal and

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