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10 apps to help make you a morning person

It's time to kick that snooze habit once and for all.<p>How you spend your morning can be a good indicator for how you spend your entire day. A good …

Apps

6 mistakes designers make – and how to avoid them

Starting your first design job can be very daunting – you've gone from working from home in your pyjamas to being surrounded by brilliant senior …

Repurposed shipping containers inject funky and unexpected color to a historic home renovation

When LOT-EK was tapped to renovate a 1930s Brooklyn carriage house, the clients encouraged the architecture firm to go big and bold—never mind the …

How to Meditate Daily [Infographic]: Making Mindfulness a Daily Habit

Meditation is one of the healthiest and beneficial habits one can cultivate.<p>Contrary to popular belief, meditation is quite simple to learn. It is …

4 Free Apps That Can Boost Your Creativity

We’ve all suffered moments where we have struggled to engage our minds to come up with creative solutions for a problem. The 4 free apps featured in …

The House Divorce Built

This floating home breaks up as fast as your relationship (and can get back together just as quickly).<p>It’s a fact of life that people fall in and out of love. Around 40% to 50% of marriages in the United States end in divorce, and it’s rarely a clean break. Studio OBA, an architecture firm based in …

Yulia Brodskaya Creates Incredible 3D Paper Art Using Quilling Technique

Yulia Brodskaya, an artist and illustrator from Moscow, creates expressive three-dimensional works of art using a quilling technique. She rolls or …

Paper Craft

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Neuroscience Reveals the Nourishing Benefits That Silence Has on Your Brain

Here's what happens to your brain when it's surrounded by the noise of nothingness.<p>When's the last time you sat in total, utter silence? While it's not easy to find true peace and quiet, there's now evidence you may want to find more opportunities to embrace noiselessness throughout your day.<p>We …

The Brain

To free the creative process from the keyboard, a designer invented off-screen tools for all to use

“We change our minds by moving our hands,” wrote cognitive psychologist Susan Goldin-Meadow in a seminal 2014 study about how gestures and physical tasks deepen and enhance creative thinking. But for most designers, gone are the days of drawing pads, inks, pencils, glues, rulers, thumbnails and …

Typography

This Must Be The Place: 12 House Number DIY Ideas

How often do you get to combine an absolutely necessary home improvement—making your address visible to emergency services—with a celebration of …

20 Designers, More Than 1600 Years of Inspirational Wisdom

Certain cultures honor and respect its elders for their knowledge and experience. The graphic designer tribe, not so much. What’s new, what’s hot, …

8 Incredible Online Resources for Creative Design Inspiration

<i>Design, whether it’s for print, digital marketing, editorials or websites, requires constant creative juice. But even the most prolific and</i> …

Design Is a Job. 30 Honest Quotes by Mike Monteiro

For plenty of people design is a synonym of art. And for some creative guys who do not make their living or their business that way, it perhaps is. …

11 Super Inspiring Muhammad Ali Quotes | Inc.com

Throughout his career, Muhammad Ali--the late heavyweight-boxing champion, Olympic gold medalist, and civil rights activist--garnered a reputation for his positive and motivational outlook on life. While he never went into business himself, quite a business empire was built around his athletic …

Motivation

How 7 Non-Designers Changed the World Through Brilliant Design

They weren't out to reshape life, but to different degrees these innovators did. Here's why and how.<p>The world of design is full of great examples, like Apple's Jonathan Ive. Even the design of Apple's retail stores is purposeful and sharp.<p>Design can include a range of things from a particularly …

The 11 most impressive social good innovations from April

If you want to take on the world's most pressing problems, creativity and innovation are essential.<p>Every month, countless inventions come to public …

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