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Look inside: Showboat in Atlantic City reopens as non-casino hotel

ATLANTIC CITY -- A week after the Showboat in Atlantic City reopened its doors as a non-casino, 850-room hotel, the developer behind the rebirth of …

Atlantic City

7 Tiny Hotels Leave Room to Dream

Art, history, and fantasy are fellow guests at these small hotels.<p><b>1. Firm</b>: Giovanni Cagnato and Humusstudio and TomoArchitects.<p><b>Project</b>: Conconct …

A Tokyo Hostel Surrounds Bunk Beds with Plywood Shelves Offering 1,700 Books

Imagine if your favorite bookstore also offered overnight accommodation. That was Suppose Design Office Co.’s premise for Book and Bed, a Tokyo …

MasterCard Just Redesigned Their Logo For The First Time In 20 Years – What Do You Think?

Mastercard has one of the most iconic logos in existence. An estimated 2.2 billion cards carry the famous overlapping red and yellow circles, so when …

Creamistry ice cream joins new Lou Malnati's at Uptown Plaza in Phoenix

Uptown Plaza in Phoenix continues its transformation with the latest — and sweetest — addition: Creamistry,<p>The ice cream store is set to open on</b> …

Savvy Subway Ads From Service Startups Are Captivating Millennials on the Move

For New Yorkers, the city's sprawling subway system is a necessary evil. Sure, it's overcrowded (annual ridership reached 1.763 billion last year—the …

Design History of the Summer Olympic Games

The complete history of all logos and designs of the Summer Olympic Games from 1896 – 2016!<p>Only a few weeks until the start of the 2016 Summer …

Summer Olympics

Colorful Photos Capture the Beautifully Diverse Floor Patterns of London

While traveling, sometimes there's so much to take in that it's easy to miss the beautiful details of the world around us or, in this case, <i>under</i> us. Thanks to photographer Sebastian Erras and his ongoing collaborative photo series with Pixartprinting, we get another chance to stop and take a look …

Bank of England

Phillips Seafood House renovates, debuts new menu in OC

More than a few changes will greet customers this summer at Phillips Seafood House on Coastal Highway.<p>The iconic Ocean City restaurant is practically …

Ocean City

Gabriel Dawe's Installation Recreates the Light Spectrum Using Nothing But Thread

Along with eight other contemporary artists, Mexican artist Gabriel Dawe is exhibiting his installation called 'Plexus A1' within the WONDER display …

A look inside Little Caesars’ new headquarters

Pizza chain scheduled to break ground at its Detroit world headquarters campus this summerread more

Little Caesars

When Accidental Art Is Better Than Your Actual Art (12+ Pics)

Some people study art and go through years of practice until they create a masterpiece. Or at least something close to that. And others make …

These Are The 21 Architects You Will Meet in the Office

Architecture is a broad field of practice, an industry where individual personalities are embraced as intrinsically part of the job. We’re all …

Architecture

No-tips Logo

A logo developed by New York restaurateur Andrew Tarlow and available as open source to help restaurants indicate tipping is not necessary is gaining …

Tipping

Mozilla Open Branding

The non-profit organization, most well-known for its Firefox browser, will be undergoing its rebranding process in partnership with London-based …

Nonprofits

A Dog-Friendly Office Designed with Shipping Containers

We’ve seen dog-friendly offices before, but Kurgo might take the cake, er chew toy, so we decided to share the space today because it happens to be …

Vibrant Color Palette Combos Take Colors From the World to Inspire Creativity

With its vast collections of images, photo filters, free icon and shape elements, and fonts, Canva allows users around the globe to create sleek graphics and presentations through its online app—no design degree required. The company's Senior Graphic Designer, Poppie Pack, shares a variety of savvy …

Home Decorating

We Turned 133 Old Washing Machine Drums Into Street Lamps

We made steampunk street decoration out of washing machine drums for the festival of São Pedro in the town of Câmara de Lobos, Madeira island, …

Vibrant Pantone Café Incorporates Iconic Color Swatches into Its Food and Decor

The impressive range of Pantone colors lend themselves to all sorts of applications that go beyond just graphic design—they’re especially engaging when it comes to food. From smoothies to cookies, the iconic design system makes meals more fun, and it’s the driving force behind one pop-up …

'Golden Girls'-Themed Cafe Hopes to Lure Fans to Washington Heights

Michael J. LaRue, owner of Rue La Rue Café, was close friends with "Blanche," played by Rue McClanahan.

Walt Disney Company

The Boring Collection: Boring For a Reason

Boring has never sounded better. The Boring Collection by Lensvelt is meant to revolutionize office solutions once and for all.<p>With the advance of …

Watch These 42 City Skylines Grow in Before and After Image Transformations

Over the past few decades, cities all around the world have undergone major changes as a part of global urbanization processes. More than fifty …

10 logos we never want to see change

As the champion of designers everywhere, we at Creative Bloq are keen to encourage work opportunities for the creative community. But there are …

50 Famous Logos Then And Now

Everything changes with time, and businesses are no exception. In order to stay attuned to the ever changing needs and interests of consumers, …

Sneak Peek: Target's First Small-Format New York Store with Chobani Cafe

Target will finally bring its small-format urban stores to Manhattan when it opens a 48,000-square-foot location in New York’s Tribeca neighborhood …

Zappos’ Cool New Shoebox Can Be Cut Up and Repurposed in a Bunch of Unique Ways

Zappos wants you to think outside the box. Beginning with the box itself.<p>On June 1, the online retailer will begin shipping some shoes in a very cool …