Ann Lien

Copy Editor

Ann Lien specializes in writing articles about interior design at House Beautiful and copyediting recipes at Delish.com. When not delving into hot decorating trends and cutting-edge design products and gadgets, she's helping friends to KonMari their homes or completely reimagining their home decor, from creating color palettes to customizing furniture layouts.

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Hank's Twisted Challenge is a full-body maze game that's like playing Twister but standing up on your own.
Hank's Twisted Challenge Is a Great Game for Thanksgiving Afternoon

It's like playing Twister with just your face.

HyperStealth Biotechnology Corp. creates real invisibility cloak.
Hang On, Harry Potter Fans—An Actual Invisibility Cloak Exists

Just think of all the possibilities...

Perseus and Caput Medusæ
Here's How to Catch the "Demon Star" in November

Everything you need to know about this special winking star.

Joanna Gaines shares the mantra that helps her every day.
Joanna Gaines Shares the Mantra That She Relies On Every Day

It's short, sweet, and powerful.

Tarot cards reinterpreted with IKEA icons.
Navigate Life and Home with These IKEA-Inspired Tarot Cards

They even have the little cartoon instruction people on them.

Make any "dumb" curtains instantly smart with this wireless SwitchBot.
This Bot Can Be Programmed to Open Your Curtains on Command

You can program them to open right before you wake up.

This cafe in Seoul looks like you stepped into an old-fashioned cartoon.
These Cafés in Seoul Are Designed to Look Like You're in 2D

Your eyes are deceiving you—and that's the point!

This may be the biggest blanket ever, measuring a whopping 10-by-10 feet!
You Might Need This 10'x10' Blanket to Survive the Winter

It's made by (yep) the Big Blanket Co.

How to Shop for Leather Furniture
Don't Be Taken In by Labels That Say "Genuine Leather"

What you really need to know when shopping for leather furniture.

This man's hotel hack sparked an avalanche of other brilliant hotel hacks.
The Best Hotel Hacks From Seasoned Travelers

Don't check in without knowing them!

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HGTV Home by Sherwin-Williams Launches the 2020 Color of the Year

It's like the rose gold of paint colors.

This LG freezer makes large batches of ice balls.
This LG Freezer Makes the Absolute Best Ice for Cocktails

Yes, there's a "best" kind of ice, and this is it. Promise.

Molise, Italy, Will Pay You to Live and Work There.
The Molise Region of Italy Will Pay You to Live There

How fast can I get a visa?

New Winbot X Robot Cleaner Is Like a Roomba For Your Windows
The Winbot X Robot Cleaner Is Like a Roomba for Your Windows

Never touch a squeegee again!

Hurricane Irma Strikes South Florida
Follow These Steps to Prepare for a Hurricane

This basic checklist will help you plan the next two days for the storm.

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The Clue Board Game's Getting a Major Renovation, and You Could Choose Its New Room

And you won't have to kill anyone to do it!

Be Neighbors with Prince William and Kate Middleton
Prince William and Kate Middleton Could Be Your New Neighbors

For $850, you could live next door!

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These Sleeper Sofas Are Made for Small Spaces

Turn any room into a guest room!

Walk On Water With This Human Hamster Ball
This Zorb Ball Lets You Walk on Water

It's like a hamster wheel for humans...in a good way?

Dumpster Fire toy from 100% Soft is what you need to destress at your desk.
When Your Life Is a Dumpster Fire, You Need This Desk Accessory

It's a mood, that's for sure.

The Marshmallow Cat Bed is the Best Bed Ever
The Marshmallow Will Be Your Cat's Favorite Bed

You may even get a little jealous.

Deepspot to Become the World's Deepest Pool
Poland Is Opening the World's Deepest Pool

It's about as deep as a 15-story building.

Artist Creates Sculpture from Pages of Books
Artist Emma Taylor Creates Dreamy Sculptures out of Books

Talk about making a book come to life.

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These 15 Gorgeous Outdoor Rugs Cost Less than $150

Add instant style to your outdoor space with these statement rugs.

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Your Toaster Needs a Window

Every toaster should be a glass toaster!

Get Greenovia Dodrentalis Rose Succulents for a Year-Round Bouquet.
Rose Succulents Are the Prettiest Gardening Gift

Just as pretty as real flowers, but without the high maintenance.

Etsy Artist Can Create a LEGO Replica of Your House
This Etsy Artist Can Build a Custom Lego Replica of Your Home

Talk about the ultimate housewarming gift...

Roborock S6 robot both vacuums and mops with a HEPA filter for allergy sufferers.
The Roborock S6 Vacuum + Mop Is the House Robot You Need

It knocks out two chores at once!