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How to Set Up Your Photography Blog and Get Noticed

Love it or hate it, the internet these days is ruled by social media. If you don’t share, like, +1 and comment, the chances are, you are not going to …

30 Facts About The Karate Kid on its 30th Anniversary

The movie <i>The Karate Kid</i> was released to the public on June 22, 1984. It seems like just yesterday for those of us who were around at the time, even …

Albert Chu on Making Minimalist Accessories, Creating Zones of Messes, and Why Today's Designers Have More Room to Breathe

<i>This is the latest installment of our Core77 Questionnaire. Previously, we talked to Giulio Cappellini.</i><p><b>Name:</b> Albert Chu<p><b>Occupation:</b> Designer<p><b>Location:</b> …

Product Design

27 Musicians And Their Hits Reimagined As Buildings

What if you could live inside your favorite songs, from “Bohemian Rhapsody” to “Space Oddity?”<p>A beloved album can turn into a sonic home of sorts, and provide a measure of comfort that trumps an actual living space. Now we have a mash-up of both: In his new illustration series, “Archimusic,” …

Weird

Lunar-inspired Lighting

Inspired by the designer’s meditative time on a trip to the desert, the 2 Moons lighting series is a reflection on that bright, full-mooned night. …

The Anatomy Of A Winning Product Critique

Critiques are about exploring why some products work and others don’t. Facebook’s Julie Zhuo shows how to get the most out of them.<p>All right, you caught me. The title of this article is a bit too fancy-pants. “Product critique” is some dressed-up corporate lingo. It brings to mind whiteboards …

Apps

Architizer

Long Exposure Photos of Budapest Trams Lit Up with 30,000 LED Lights | Colossal

<p>Although Christmas still feels like something in the vast future (or past, depending on your point of view) it certainly doesn’t hurt to think about …

A Lamp Inspired by M.C. Escher

M.C. Escher’s illustrations are pretty unforgettable so it’s no wonder Note Design Studio was inspired when they designed the MCE Lamp for Belgian …

Furniture

Jakub Berdych's Robot

The design and sculptural works crafted by Jakub Berdych, of Prague­-based Qubus Studio, represent a wide range of inspiration and intelligent references to history and Western society at large. Experimenting with materials, forms and meanings within the monumental design objects he has envisioned …

Art

Puree Organics – Natural Corporate Identity Design

Puree Organics, a natural corporate identity.<p>Marie and Claude LaPonte launched Puree Organics In February of 2014. It’s a Montreal, Canada based …

Graphic Design

Ask This Small Question To Make Big Changes

One question could help you make simple, but meaningful, improvements in your work and life.<p>I’ve written in previous posts that asking the right questions can help you overcome fear of failure and identify your true passions. Another thing questioning can do is enable you to approach a daunting …

Wall Street

Design innovation: new ways of thinking can change the world

From beeswax packaging to paint that pours only one way, tomorrow's designers show huge promise but they need support<p>Many people think that design is about prettification. But those people are horribly, dreadfully wrong. Design is much more than that; it's a superpower, and with it you can change …