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13 Food World Predictions for 2015 From Andrew Knowlton

What will we be eating, drinking, and carrying on about in 2015? Restaurant and drinks editor Andrew Knowlton consults his crystal ball<p></head>What will we be eating, drinking, and carrying on about over the next 365 days? Restaurant and drinks editor Andrew Knowlton consults his crystal (high) ball:<p>…

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App lets you wake up with a stranger

If the concept of being awakened by a complete stranger sounds good to you, as opposed to, say, creepy or disconcerting, then Wakie is the app for you.<p>Originally launched in 2011, Wakie has finally made its way to the iPhone's App Store, after a reported nine-month wait. It's also available for …

Unexpected Gift Ideas on Etsy

There are certain holiday gifts whose reputations precede them. Sweaters knitted (albeit lovingly) with images of candy canes and reindeer have inspired an entire sub-genre of Christmas party. Children are taught from babyhood to fear the dreaded lump of coal. Fruitcakes are the butt of many a …

12 best iPhone apps of 2014

Between iOS 8 and the iPhone 6, 2014 may have been one of the best years yet for iPhone users.<p>But killer updates from Apple aside, there was no …

10 Creative Uses of Instagram's New Hyperlapse App

With the debut of Instagram's new video app Hyperlapse last week, many people have eagerly tested out the polished time-lapse technology. While we all can't pull a Godfrey Reggio and bang out a Koyaanisqatsi, there's already been a plethora of creative uses of the new tool. Here are some of our …

Innovative Kids Room Features Hammock Seating and Modular Furniture

When the studio Ruetemple created a room in a Russian home meant for a young brother and sister, they didn't take a conventional approach to the design. The two-storey space, called <i>Interior for Students</i>, needed to be a place for the kids to study, sleep, and hang out with their friends. So, …

Cardboard Furniture for the Dorm Room and Beyond

Furniture made from corrugated cardboard has many advantages. It's easy to move; it's not too expensive; it's recyclable. We've written about the …

Moleskine Livescribe Notebooks transfer ideas from paper to screen

Stationery brand Moleskine has created a series of notebooks for use with a Livescribe smartpen to turn notes written on the pages into digital files …

Laser-Cut Wooden Landscape Rings

Etsy user CliveRoddy creates imaginative sets of laser-cut rings made from birch that make a landscape when worn together.<p>[via Whimsebox]

Dizzying optical illusions by Akiyoshi Kitaoka – in pictures

Professor Akiyoshi Kitaoka from Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto, Japan, has spent more than a decade creating his collection of moving optical illusions. Images: Caters News Agency

Diplo's new remix turns the lights on Lorde's 'Tennis Court'

Globetrotting DJ/super-producer Diplo was one of the first big artists to give Lorde a co-sign, and judging by their social media presences, the two …

A Modern Home Inspired by the Remains of a Barn

The Hebron Home marks the inaugural house project by Benjamin Oliver AD and, for a first design, it’s impressive. The project began in 2011 when the …

Mondaine pocketwatch and ladies' timepiece arrive at Dezeen Watch Store

<b>Dezeen Watch Store</b>: two new timepieces by Swiss brand Mondaine have arrived at Dezeen Watch Store, including a smaller version of the popular Evo …

Stop-Motion Animation Reveals the Insides of Objects Sanded Down Layer by Layer | Colossal

<p>As a quick follow-up to our video from Keith Skretch yesterday, here’s a similar concept from two years ago by Laurin Döpfner who used an industrial …

Best Ikea Hack Ever: Starting a Fire

Helmut Smit is our new favorite artist/designer, even if FLAMMA was the only project he'd ever done (it isn't, by the way, and they are all stellar). …

The multi-tool must-have.

Forget your heavy, bulky, ugly tools and check out the Tool Pen! No larger than a stylus, it’s the all-in-one, slim and sleek alternative to …

Beautiful Stamps Reveal The Hidden Geometry Of The World Cup

Commemorative stamps are a great way for countries all over the world to capitalize on national pride, and there’s no greater opportunity to showcase that pride than the World Cup. But from a design perspective, most World Cup stamps frankly aren’t so classy. At best, they feature a triumphant …

Electric Objects: A Dedicated Computer for the Display of Digital Artwork | Colossal

<p>Currently funding over on Kickstarter, the E01 is a computer designed specifically for the display of art. The device was created by New York-based …

Visually Disorienting Paintings by Johnny Abrahams

Yes, these are paintings. The intricate graphic op-art style paintings by New York-based artist Johnny Abrahams are blowing my mind. They’re super …

Customizable Wall Mounted Shelving From AMBIVALENZ

Fläpps is a modular shelving system, from AMBIVALENZ, that has a unique twist. It comes in various sized modules that have the same mounting …

Plumen Drop Top Lamp Shade

In 2010, the Plumen 001 low-energy lightbulb was introduced, followed in January 2014 by the Plumen 002, a more subtle, organic design. To help display both achievements in an equally elegant housing, the London-based brand has now released their first shade, the Drop Top Lamp Shade. Made of …

The Decorating Mistakes That Can Hurt Your Home's Value

The unexpected little details that could cost you big time.<p>Thinking of selling your home...even one day? Real estate experts weigh in on the unexpected little details that could cost you big time in the long run.

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5 Surprising Foods Doctors Swear By

Follow the lead of top nutrition experts with this roundup of the five foods doctors swear by, inspired by my new book of healthy food swaps, <i>Eat It to Beat It</i>:<p><b>1. Greek yogurt</b><p><i>Gerard Mullin, M.D., director of the Johns Hopkins Integrative GI Nutrition Services and author of "The Inside Tract: Your</i> …

Conceptual artist Olivia Steele employs neon text to ironic effect.

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Want to add a bit of class to your next project? Really bring a unique style with this amazing collection of <b>retro-styled labels, badges and crests</b> by Alex Zeppelin. Made up of 15 different design sets, you’ll get 148 different templates to add to your retro toolbox! These high-quality labels, badges and crests are all fully customizable and they can be yours for a mere $12.

Shoes Made From Plastic Waste

With so many products being made out of plastic, it seems inevitable that when us humans are done with said products, we toss them. They, in turn, …

World Cup Stamps

In the spirit of the World Cup games, MAAN Design Studio has created this eye catching stamp collection. Featuring bold geometric abstractions of the …

The story behind the first Photoshop image

"Jennifer in Paradise" was the software's first color test picture<p>When John Knoll took a photo of his topless girlfriend on a secluded beach in 1987, he didn't expect the picture to be pored over and manipulated by thousands of people. But John's brother Thomas was working on the software that …

kinder GROUND Lets You Be A Rug Designer

kinder GROUND is a fun and spunky modular carpet system that turns anyone and everyone into designers. While they’re specifically designed for …

John Oliver Explains The World Cup And FIFA To Americans (VIDEO)

John Oliver is "both excited and extremely conflicted" about the World Cup.<p>Why? Because he loves the tournament - but it's run by FIFA.<p>Take it away, …