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3 Steps to Successful Thinking

Who you are. What you have done. What you do. What you will do. Your failures. Your accomplishments. Every one of these things begins with a thought.<p>“Watch your thoughts. They become words. Watch your words. They become deeds. Watch your deeds. They become habits. Watch your habits. They become …

Self-help

10 Well-Designed Squarespace Commerce Websites

If your just sitting on an idea, a side project or a hobby, it might be time to consider getting an online presence. Branding yourself or your …

Burberry Opens Its First Cafe in London Flagship Store

The British luxury label joins the ranks of Gucci, Armani, and Roberto Cavalli with its own-branded dining outlet.<p>Burberry becomes the latest luxury fashion brand to foray into food with the opening of Thomas’s, its first in-house cafe situated in its London flagship store at 121 Regent Street. …

Clothing

Visually Satisfying Arrangements of Everyday Objects by Emily Blincoe

Nashville, Tennessee-based photographer Emily Blincoe arranges miscellaneous assortments of everyday objects into striking compositions, organized by color, shape, and size. After bringing us visual delights composed of mouthwatering foods, sugary treats, and gorgeous flowers, the photographer …

Design

Well-Designed: How to Use Empathy to Create Products People Love

The book suggestion of this week is about design and how it has helped products to be more than just useful but also pleasant to use. Well-designed …

6 Exercises to Stop Slouching | The Art of Manliness

Earlier this year when I made a video about how to plan your week, several viewers commented on the terrible Quasimodo-like hunched back I displayed. …

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1001FreeDownloads is a new site where you can find thousands of images which are not only free, but royalty-free, and can be used for commercial and …

Pinterest

Tokyo's Blue Bottle Coffee by Schemata Architects

American coffee chain Blue Bottle Coffee has opened two outposts in Tokyo designed by Schemata<p>American coffee chain Blue Bottle Coffee has opened two outposts in Tokyo designed by Schemata Architects. The first location is based in a reworked storage building, encompassing a roastery, cafe, …

Coffee

Articles about monochromatic color palettes are ultimate modern design tool on Dwell.com - Dwell

These days, modern coffee lovers are faced with endless options when it comes to brewing the perfect cup of joe.<p>With a monochromatic makeover, a pair of designers revive a common Brooklyn brownstone apartment.<p>From an island in Greece to the Bay Area, these homes feature many different design …

Beverly Hills

Nendo designs brand identity for skincare based on Chinese medicine

Japanese studio Nendo used grey and white crosses for the packaging of this line of skincare products based on the practices of Chinese medicine.<p>Oki …

These are the questions you should always ask during a job interview

The questions YOU ask during a job interview are just as important as the answers you give.<p>Knowing which questions to ask at a job interview can be …

Employment

Four Ways to Turn Every Customer into a Brand Advocate

As more small businesses enter such a saturated market, it becomes more and more of a challenge to stand out. Customers become inundated with options and can rarely tell what companies will provide the best bang for their buck. To compete, retailers must realize one thing -- it's all about the …

Terry Richardson Creates His Next Masterpiece For Lui Magazine [NSFW]

We’re using that term cautiously – masterpiece, as we’re well aware of the polarising effect Richardson’s work has had on the general community. …

The Sweater Stone, Patagonia, Product Longevity, and How to Keep Customers for Life

Pumice stones and sewing machines can make all the difference<p>"Sustainability" is a popular buzzword, but I think we should also consider "longevity." …

Logo Design Process Case Study for INVESTHAUS Business Boutique

INVESTHAUS Business Boutique – Logo design process case study by IndustriaHED™ Branding Co.<p>This graphic design project by studio IndustriaHED™ …

Graphic Design

Freebies: Awesome Icons and Favicon Generator

Today we're featuring more great sets of free icons! We've selected great sets for you to use in your next project, and also, there's a super neat …

The Curious Case of Fenwick Bond Street

How is a sleepy British department store still quietly sitting on one of London’s most expensive luxury retail strips? BoF steps inside the world of …

How Lego Became The Apple Of Toys

After a decade-long slump, Lego has rebuilt itself into a global juggernaut. An exclusive look inside the company’s top-secret Future Lab.<p>Every September, largely unbeknownst to the rest of the company, a group of around 50 Lego employees descends upon Spain’s Mediterranean coast, armed with …

9 Books Billionaire Warren Buffett Thinks Everyone Should Read

Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day reading.<p>"Look, my job is essentially just corralling more and more and more facts and information, and occasionally seeing whether that leads to some action," he once said in an interview.<p>"We don't read other people's opinions," he says. "We want to …

Investing

The Best Design Books Of 2014

From tomes of taxidermy design and rock album covers to Paul Rand’s Thoughts on Design back in print, 2014 produced some gems.<p>In the world of art, architecture, and design books, 2014 produced an embarrassment of riches. There were a few much-lauded reissues of old-school but still vitally relevant …

15 Business Books Every Aspiring Entrepreneur Should Read

The Visual Styles Of Your Favorite Directors, Recreated With Stock Footage

Can the aesthetics of Wes Anderson and Quentin Tarantino be boiled down to a few search terms? Shutterstock says yes.<p>Can you differentiate between the work of famous filmmakers and stock footage? It might be harder than you think, as this new video by Shutterstock demonstrates. The stock …

Here's Why You'll Never See Louis Vuitton Products On Sale

So why not wait a while for the next sale and snag one of the luxury brand's bags then?<p>According to Mark Ellwood, author of "Bargain Fever: How To Shop In A Discounted World," there's one problem with that idea: Louis Vuitton products never go on sale.<p>According to Ellwood, there's a method to the …

Clothing

Big Perfume Makers Smell Threat From Niche Scents

Niche brands take up increasingly more shelf space at upmarket department stores such as Harrods in London, Printemps in Paris and Bergdorf Goodman …

‘Sleeping Beauty’ Brands: Myth or Magic Formula?

Arnaud de Lummen has built a successful business resurrecting dormant fashion brands and selling them to investors. But many attempts at brand …

Pitti’s Peacocks and the Liberation of Men’s Style

Street style imagery from Pitti Uomo, capturing the élan and flair of the fair’s attendees, has played a major role in liberating men’s style and …

Rare Automobile Finds in French Barn Could Fetch Over $18 Million USD

Roughly 100 decaying cars have been discovered in an abandoned shed on a French estate. This<p>Roughly 100 decaying cars have been discovered in an abandoned shed on a French estate. This collection of cars previously belonged to Roger Bailon, who able to amass such a lucrative amount of vehicles …